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2012
Saturday, September 15th
9:00 AM

“If you love a book, let it go….”

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Various

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Tuesday, October 2nd
6:00 PM

Proceed and Be Bold!

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Cleveland Public Library Jefferson Branch, 850 Jefferson Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44113

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

7:00 PM

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum's Library and Archives celebrates American Archives Month with an event highlighting Ohio music collections

Susan Westberg, Cleveland State University

Black Box Theatre of the Tommy LiPuma Center for Creative Arts of Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C)

7:00 PM

Saturday, October 13th
6:30 AM

Cleveland Artists Foundation 2012 Annual Benefit: Paper the Town

Lauren Hansgen, Cleveland Artists Foundation

Ritz-Carlton at the Silver Grille

6:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Sunday, October 14th
10:00 AM

Cleveland Antiquarian Book & Paper Show

Brian Meggitt, Northern Ohio Bibliophilic Society

Cleveland Skating Club, 2500 Kemper Road, Shaker Heights, OH 44120

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

2:00 PM

Harvey Pekar: A Literary, Library Life

Heights Library

Heights Library, 2345 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Tuesday, October 16th
7:00 PM

Knit and Lit Book Club Celebrates Octavofest with a Special Project

Gail Eaton

Lakewood Public Library 15425 Detroit Ave. Lakewood, OH 44107

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

2013
Wednesday, September 11th
12:30 PM

The Senior Spot Book Discussion - Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Nancy Zelman, Heights Library (Univ. Hts. branch)

Heights Library - Univ. Hts. Branch - 13866 Cedar Road

12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Friday, September 27th
7:00 PM

Lee Road Movie Night: Fahrenheit 451

Amy Marshalek, Heights Library - Lee Road Branch

Heights Library - 2345 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Monday, September 30th
6:00 PM

William X 2: A Poetry Reading Sponsored by the CSU Poetry Center, Octavofest, and the CSU Michael Schwartz Library

William Billiter, Hamilton College - Main Campus
William D. Waltz

The Collister Hutchison Poetry Room on the 4th floor of the Michael Schwartz Library in Rhodes Tower

6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

Tuesday, October 1st
12:00 PM

Online Exhibit: Portage Periplus: Comprehending Change in a Singular Cleveland Place

Roy R. Larick, Bluestone Heights
William C. Barrow, Cleveland State University
Stephen Titchenal

online

12:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Thursday, October 3rd
4:00 PM

Street Stories Workshops--Jefferson Branch

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Jefferson Branch, Cleveland Public Library

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Street Stories Workshop--Jefferson Branch, Cleveland Public Library

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Jefferson Branch, Cleveland Public Library

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Friday, October 4th
10:00 AM

Paper Stories: Adventures into Kamishibai, Manga, Graphic Novels and Zines

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Cleveland Public Library, Main Library Building, 325 Superior Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44114

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Saturday, October 5th
1:00 PM

Local Author Fair

Julianne Matsko, Cuyahoga County Public Library

Cuyahoga County Public Library - Mayfield Branch

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

6:00 PM

Morgan Conservatory 6th Annual Benefit & Silent Auction

Morgan Conservatory, Morgan Art of Papermaking Conservatory and Educational Foundation

1754 East 47th Street, Cleveland, OH 44103

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Tuesday, October 8th
3:00 PM

Street Stories Workshop--Collinwood Branch, Cleveland Public Library

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Collinwood Branch, Cleveland Public Library, 856 East 152nd Street, Cleveland, OH 44110

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Tuesday, October 15th
4:00 PM

Street Stories Workshop--Woodland Branch, Cleveland Public Library

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Woodland Branch, 5806 Woodland Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44104

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Thursday, October 17th
1:00 PM

Street Stories Workshop--Carnegie West Branch, Cleveland Public Library

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Carnegie West Branch, 1900 Fulton Rd., Cleveland, OH 44113

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Sunday, October 20th
10:00 AM

Cleveland Antiquarian Book and Paper Show

Harriett R. Logan, Loganberry Books

Cleveland Skating Club 2500 Kemper Rd., Shaker Heights 44120

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Monday, October 21st
6:00 PM

Islamic Art Spots (includes calligraphy, book arts, and miniature painting)

Zahir Sutarwala, Heights Library - Univ. Hts. Branch

Heights Library - Univ. Hts. Branch - 13866 Cedar Road, University Heights

6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

Tuesday, October 22nd
3:30 PM

Street Stories Workshop--Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch, Cleveland Public Library

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch, 1962 Stokes Blvd., Cleveland, OH 44106

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Thursday, October 24th
12:00 PM

Brown Bag Program: "Conservation Perspectives: Collecting Works on Paper"

Jamye Jamison, ICA - Art Conservation

ICA - Art Conservation

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

4:00 PM

Street Stories Workshop--Brooklyn Branch, Cleveland Public Library

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Brooklyn Branch, Cleveland Public Library, 1900 Fulton Rd., Cleveland, OH 44113

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Tuesday, October 29th
4:00 PM

Street Stories Workshop--Langston Hughes Branch, Cleveland Public Library

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Langston Hughes Branch, 10200 Superior Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

2014
Wednesday, October 1st
7:00 PM

Art Book Club

Beachwood Branch, Cuyahoga County Public Library

Cuyahoga County Public Library - Beachwood Branch

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Thursday, October 2nd
4:00 PM

Get Movin’ With Movable Books: Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Cleveland Public Library, Jefferson Branch, 850 Jefferson Avenue Cleveland, OH 44113 Phone: 216.623.7004

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Tuesday, October 7th
4:00 PM

Get Movin’ With Movable Books: Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Cleveland Public Library, Collinwood Branch, 856 East 152nd Street Cleveland, OH 44110 Phone: 216.623.6934

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Wednesday, October 8th
10:00 AM

Bookmaking and Paper Arts Programming for Libraries and Your Patrons

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

OLC Convention and Expo HILTON COLUMBUS DOWNTOWN 401 North High Street Columbus, Ohio United States 43215

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

1:00 PM

Book About Me: Hands On Bookmaking Techniques for Patrons of All Ages

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

OLC Convention and Expo HILTON COLUMBUS DOWNTOWN 401 North High Street Columbus, Ohio United States 43215

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Tuesday, October 14th
10:30 AM

WatchArt! with Art Books Cleveland Members at Cleveland State University

Cleveland State University

Cleveland State University, 1st floor lobby of Main Classroom building, 2121 Euclid Avenue

10:30 AM - 2:00 PM

4:00 PM

Get Movin’ With Movable Books: Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Cleveland Public Library, West Park Branch 3805 West 157th St. Cleveland, OH 44111 Phone: 216.623.7102

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Thursday, October 16th
4:00 PM

Get Movin’ With Movable Books: Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Cleveland Public Library, Woodland Branch 5806 Woodland Avenue Cleveland, OH 44104 Phone: 216.623.7109

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Saturday, October 18th
12:00 PM

Miniature Book Society Traveling Exhibit and Lecture by Todd Sommerfeld

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Ohio Center for the Book, Cleveland Public Library, 325 Superior Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44114: Phone 216.623.2881

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Tuesday, October 21st
12:00 PM

Acknowledging the Past, Forging the Future: National Colloquium on Library Special Collections

Hannah Levy, Case Western Reserve University

Kelvin Smith Library, Case Western Reserve University, 11055 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

1:00 PM

Get Movin’ With Movable Books: Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Cleveland Public Library, Carnegie West Branch 1900 Fulton Rd. Cleveland, OH 44113 Phone: 216.623.6927

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Wednesday, October 22nd
12:00 PM

An Octavofest Special Event: Reimagining the Book: Chris Ware's Building Stories

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Ohio Center for the Book, Cleveland Public Library, 325 Superior Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44114: Phone 216.623.2881

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Thursday, October 23rd
3:30 PM

Get Movin’ With Movable Books: Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Cleveland Public Library, Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch 1962 Stokes Boulevard Cleveland, OH 44106 Phone: 216.623.7018

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Friday, October 24th
12:00 PM

LevyFest 2014

Alex C. Nielsen, Cleveland State University
Marissa Hyde, Cleveland State University
D.R. Wagner, University of California - Davis
John V. Dorsey III
George Wallace, Pace University - New York

The Michael Schwartz Library - Cleveland State University

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Sunday, October 26th
1:00 PM

Watch Art with Art Books Cleveland

Morgan Conservatory, Morgan Art of Papermaking Conservatory and Educational Foundation

Notre Dame College 4545 College Rd, S. Euclid 44121-Performing Arts Center, Ground Flr. Admin Blding

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Tuesday, October 28th
4:00 PM

Get Movin’ With Movable Books: Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Cleveland Public Library, Brooklyn Branch 3706 Pearl Rd. Cleveland, OH 44109 Phone: 216.623.6920

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Thursday, October 30th
4:00 PM

Get Movin’ With Movable Books: Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Amy E. Dawson, Cleveland Public Library

Cleveland Public Library, Langston Hughes Branch, 10200 Superior Avenue Cleveland, OH 44106 Phone: 216.623.6975

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Sunday, November 2nd
10:00 AM

NOBS Antiquarian Book and Paper Show

Ellen Strong, NOBS

Cleveland Skating Club, 2500 Kemper Rd., Shaker Hts., 44120

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Saturday, November 8th
1:00 PM

Watch Art with Art Books Cleveland

Art Books Cleveland
Morgan Conservatory, Morgan Art of Papermaking Conservatory and Educational Foundation

1754 East 47th St., Cleveland, OH 44103 - Bindery

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

2015
Friday, April 3rd
3:00 PM

NOBS Akron Antiquarian Book & Paper Fair

NOBS

John S. Knight Center

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Saturday, April 4th
12:00 PM

Edible Books Festival

Loganberry Books

Loganberry Books and Strong Bindery

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Friday, April 17th
12:00 AM

Midwest Chapter Guild of BookWorkers

Morgan Conservatory
Emily Martin, Guild of BookWorkers Midwest Chapter

Morgan Art of Papermaking Conservatory and Educational Foundation

12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Sunday, August 16th
12:00 AM

79th Annual Meeting of the Society of American Archivists

Society of American Archivists

Cleveland Convention Center

12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Saturday, September 19th
10:00 AM

Western Reserve Book Festival

Hiram College

Hiram College's Kennedy Center 11730 Garfield Rd.

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Friday, October 2nd
6:30 PM

Random Acts of Alice (For Adults and Teens)

Carole Wallencheck, Heights Library (Cleve. Hts. - Univ. Hts. Public Library)

Heights Library – 2345 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Saturday, October 3rd
6:30 PM

8th Annual Morgan Conservatory Benefit and Silent Auction

Morgan Conservatory, Morgan Art of Papermaking Conservatory and Educational Foundation

1754 East 47th Street, Cleveland, OH 44103

6:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Tuesday, October 6th
7:00 PM

Local Author: Scott Kraynak

Carole Wallencheck, Heights Library (Cleve. Hts. - Univ. Hts. Public Library)

Heights Library - 1925 Coventry Road, Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Wednesday, October 7th
2:00 PM

Book Journeys Book Group

Carole Wallencheck, Heights Library (Cleve. Hts. - Univ. Hts. Public Library)

Heights Library – 13866 Cedar Road, University Heights, Ohio 44118

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Thursday, October 8th
7:00 PM

Broadsides & Ephemera

Harriett R. Logan, Loganberry Books

Loganberry Books, 13015 Larchmere Blvd., Shaker Heights, OH 44120

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Tuesday, October 13th
6:30 PM

Jeff Richards: Open Country

Harriett R. Logan, Loganberry Books

Loganberry Books, 13015 Larchmere Blvd., Shaker Heights, OH 44120

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Wednesday, October 14th
7:00 PM

Ellen Roth: Ten Fingers Touching

Harriett R. Logan, Loganberry Books

Loganberry Books, 13015 Larchmere Blvd., Shaker Heights, OH 44120

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Thursday, October 15th
12:00 AM

Guild of BookWorkers Standards of Excellence Seminar

Guild of BookWorkers

The Wyndham Hotel Cleveland

12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

9:00 AM

Guild of BookWorkers Vendors Market Room

Ellen Strong, NOBS

Wyndham Hotel, Cleveland

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

9:30 AM

Friends of the Shaker Library Book Sale

Margaret Clarke Simon

Shaker Library, 16500 Van Aken Boulevard Shaker Heights, Ohio 44120

9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Saturday, October 17th
11:00 AM

Altered Alice: A Drop-in Art Experience

Carole Wallencheck, Heights Library

Heights Library – 2345 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Sunday, October 18th
10:00 AM

Cleveland Book and Paper Show

Ellen Strong, NOBS

Cleveland Skating Club

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

2:00 PM

Indigenous Peoples Read-In

Carole Wallencheck, Heights Library (Cleve. Hts. - Univ. Hts. Public Library)

Heights Library – 2345 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Thursday, October 22nd
7:00 PM

Bad Art Night: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

Carole Wallencheck, Heights Library (Cleve. Hts. - Univ. Hts. Public Library)

Heights Library – 2800 Noble Road, Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Wednesday, October 28th
7:00 PM

Classics Club: Big Stone Gap

Harriett R. Logan, Loganberry Books

Loganberry Books, 13015 Larchmere Blvd., Shaker Heights, OH 44120

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

2016
Sunday, September 25th
10:00 AM

Cleveland Antiquarian Book And Paper Show

Ellen Strong, NOBS

Shaker Hts. Country Club 3300Courtland Blvd. Shaker Hts O. 44122

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Saturday, October 1st
6:30 PM

Morgan Conservatory 9th Annual Benefit & Silent Auction

Morgan Conservatory, Morgan Art of Papermaking Conservatory and Educational Foundation

1754 E 47th St, 44103

6:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Monday, October 3rd
3:30 PM

Little Free Library Paper Arts Party

Ohio Center for the Book @. Cleveland Public Library

Sterling Branch, 2200 East 30th Street, Cleveland, OH 44115. Phone: 216.623.7074

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Tuesday, October 4th
4:30 PM

All The Books Are Stages and You Can Be The Director!

Ohio Center for the Book @. Cleveland Public Library

Hough Branch, 1566 Crawford Road, Cleveland, OH 44106. Phone: 216.623.6997

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Thursday, October 6th
4:00 PM

All The Books Are Stages and You Can Be The Director!

Ohio Center for the Book @. Cleveland Public Library

Langston Hughes Branch, 10200 Superior Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106. Phone: 216.623.6975

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Saturday, October 8th
1:00 PM

Scrapbook Preservation: Preserving the Old, Creating the New

Sharlane Gubkin, Kelvin Smith Library, Case Western Reserve University

Cleveland Digital Public Library, 3rd Floor Main Bldg., Treasure Room

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Sunday, October 9th
2:00 PM

Indigenous Peoples Read-In

Carole Wallencheck, Heights Library (Cleve. Hts. - Univ. Hts. Public Library)

Heights Library 2345 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Tuesday, October 11th
3:30 PM

All The Books Are Stages and You Can Be The Director!

Ohio Center for the Book @. Cleveland Public Library

Lorain Branch 8216 Lorain Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44102. Phone: 216.623.7011

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Thursday, October 13th
3:00 PM

All The Books Are Stages and You Can Be The Director!

Ohio Center for the Book @. Cleveland Public Library

Collinwood Branch, 856 East 152nd Street, Cleveland, OH 44110. Phone: 216.623.6934

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

7:00 PM

Broadsides & Ephemera Open Mic for Writers

Harriett R. Logan, Loganberry Books

Loganberry Books

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Monday, October 17th
7:00 PM

Phoebe Robinson: You Can't Touch My Hair

Harriett R. Logan, Loganberry Books

Loganberry Books

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Tuesday, October 18th
4:30 PM

All The Books Are Stages and You Can Be The Director!

Ohio Center for the Book @. Cleveland Public Library

Jefferson Branch, 850 Jefferson Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44113. Phone: 216.623.7004

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Thursday, October 20th
2:00 PM

All The Books Are Stages and You Can Be The Director!

Ohio Center for the Book @. Cleveland Public Library

Carnegie West Branch,1900 Fulton Rd., Cleveland, OH 44113. Phone: 216.623.6927

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Monday, October 24th
4:00 PM

Little Free Library Paper Arts Party

Ohio Center for the Book @. Cleveland Public Library

Jefferson Branch, 850 Jefferson Avenue Cleveland, OH 44113 Phone: 216.623.7004

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

7:00 PM

Great Librarians I Have Known – A Readers’ Theatre featuring Dee Perry

Carole Wallencheck, Heights Library (Cleve. Hts. - Univ. Hts. Public Library)

Heights Library 2345 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118

7:00 PM - 8:15 PM

Tuesday, October 25th
4:30 PM

All The Books Are Stages and You Can Be The Director!

Ohio Center for the Book @. Cleveland Public Library

Brooklyn Branch. 3706 Pearl Rd., Cleveland, OH 44109. Phone: 216.623.6920

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Wednesday, October 26th
7:00 PM

Bucket List Book Club

Harriett R. Logan, Loganberry Books

Loganberry Books

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Thursday, October 27th
4:00 PM

All The Books Are Stages and You Can Be The Director!

Ohio Center for the Book @. Cleveland Public Library

Woodland Branch, 5806 Woodland Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44104. Phone: 216.623.7109

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Sunday, October 30th
2:00 PM

Cleveland Association of Black Storytellers Presents Look Back in Wonder

Carole Wallencheck, Heights Library (Cleve. Hts. - Univ. Hts. Public Library)

Heights Library 2345 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

2017
Sunday, September 10th
10:00 AM

NOBS Cleveland Antiquarian Book & Paper Show

Ellen Strong, NOBS

The Shaker Heights Country Club, 3300 Courtland Boulevard, Shaker Heights, Ohio 44122

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Saturday, October 7th
5:30 PM

A Diamond in Hough: Gala and Silent Auction

Morgan Conservatory, Morgan Art of Papermaking Conservatory and Educational Foundation

1754 E 47th St, 44103

5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Wednesday, October 18th
4:00 PM

Friends of the Shaker Library Book Sale Preview Night

Friends of the Shaker Libray, Shaker Library

Shaker Heights Public Library

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Tuesday, October 24th
10:30 AM

Hurricanes, Earthquakes, & Active Shooter Situations – Arts & Cultural Community Emergency Preparedness & Disaster Recovery

Jennifer Souers Chevraux, ICA - Art Conservation
Tom Clareson, Lyrasis & PAR: Performing Arts Readiness

ICA-Art Conservation

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Wednesday, October 25th
12:00 PM

Keynote Event: Artist as Entrepreneur

Emily Martin, Naughty Dog Press

Baron Gallery, Oberlin College and Conservatory, 38 E. College St., Oberlin, OH 44074

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Wednesday, November 1st
12:00 PM

Ben Sapp Keynote - Literacy Cooperative Annual Conference

Ben Sapp, Mazza Museum University of Findlay

Educational Service Center of Cuyahoga County

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM