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    Board of Trustees and Joint Finance & Human Resources Committee Meetings
    The Joint Finance & Human Resources Committee will meet on December 16, 2014 and the Board of Trustees will meet on December 18, 2014. Both meetings will take place in the Trustees Room of the Louis Stokes Wing at 12:00 Noon.

    Cleveland Public Library Honored with Two Prestigious Awards
    Cleveland Public Library (CPL) has been awarded the following two awards in recognition of their impeccable financial reporting: the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting and The Auditor of State Award with Distinction for 2013.

    Holiday Hack-a-thon
    Saturday, December 6 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. How does it work? Bring your creativity, innovation and expertise to this one-day event. Hack the holidays, show off your ingenuity and compete for prizes!

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    Brown Bag Book Clubs

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    O. Henry The Four Agreements Color of Water Storied Life of AJ Fikry Lovers at the Chameleon Club
    Station Eleven Bring on the Blessings Carthage The Painter Steady Running of the Hour
             
             

     

     

     

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    Dec. 18
    11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
    African American Heritage Online
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    Dec. 18
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    Cleveland Toastmasters Club No. 351
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    Dec. 18
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    Addison
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    Dec. 22
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    Dec. 23
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    Carnegie West
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    Jan. 05
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    Jan. 10
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    Dec. 18
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    Dec. 23
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    East 131st Street
    Dec. 18
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    Dec. 20
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    Microsoft Excel III
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    Dec. 22
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    Fleet
    Dec. 18
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    Dec. 18
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    Dec. 18
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    Fulton
    Dec. 18
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    Dec. 18
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    Dec. 18
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    Dec. 22
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    Harvard-Lee
    Dec. 18
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    Dec. 19
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    Dec. 23
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    Hough
    Dec. 20
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    Dec. 26
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    Dec. 29
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    Jefferson
    Dec. 18
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    Dec. 20
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    Dec. 22
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    Dec. 23
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    Lorain
    Dec. 18
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    Dec. 20
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    Dec. 22
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    Martin Luther King, Jr.
    Dec. 31
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    Jan. 05
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    Memorial-Nottingham
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    Dec. 18
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    Dec. 22
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    Dec. 22
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    Dec. 18
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    Dec. 23
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    Dec. 26
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    What is Kwanzaa?
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    South Brooklyn
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    Union
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    Walz
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    Woodland
    Dec. 18
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    Dec. 18
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