Cannabis Americana Exhibit Opening

Alex Corpuz

Cannabis Museum logo

Visit the Cannabis Museum in Athens, Ohio for the opening of their exhibit, “Cannabis Americana pt. 2, Reefer Madness: Propaganda & Prohibition” on June 21st!

Cincinnati’s Lost Founders: Opening Event

Alex Corpuz

Peter and Sarah Fossett

Come visit the Walnut Hills Branch of the Cincinnati Public Library for the opening event of “Cincinnati’s Lost Founders,” an exhibit created with support from the Harriet Beecher Stowe House and Ohio Humanities. The opening evening event will take place at the Walnut Hills branch library’s auditorium. It will bring together public historians from the Harriet Beecher Stowe House, Northern … Read More

Cincinnati’s Lost Founders

Alex Corpuz

Peter and Sarah Fossett

Come visit the Walnut Hills Branch of the Cincinnati Public Library to see “Cincinnati’s Lost Founders,” an exhibit created with support from the Harriet Beecher Stowe House and Ohio Humanities. The exhibit will consist of panels that include text and photos of family documents that encompass information on the Fossett family’s roots at Monticello, the activism of Peter and Sarah … Read More

Songs of Sancho’s London: Sancho’s Songbook Airs

Alex Corpuz

Charles Ignatius Sancho Portriar

Tune in for the sixth episode of SalonEra Season 4: Sancho’s Songbook! A man of letters, merchant, abolitionist, theater lover, and musician, Charles Ignatius Sancho made history as the first British man of African descent to vote in a general election. This episode features insights from countertenor Reginald Mobley, who is on a mission to promote the music of Black … Read More

Songs of Sancho’s London: Performance and Panel

Alex Corpuz

Charles Ignatius Sancho Portriar

Loganberry books, located the historic Larchmere neighborhood of Cleveland, Ohio, is delighted to host a performance by acclaimed early music ensemble Les Delices, performers from Cleveland’s Contemporary Youth Orchestra, and a panel discussion by guest speakers from the Ohio Center for the Book centered around Black cultural life in 18th Century London, in particular, composer and activist Charles Ignatius Sancho.  Musicians will … Read More

Cannabis Americana Exhibit Opening

Alex Corpuz

Cannabis Museum logo

Visit the Cannabis Museum in Athens, Ohio for the opening of their exhibit, “Cannabis Americana: The Golden Age of Cannabis Medicine & The End of the Hempire” on April 20th!

Virtual Author Visit with Jerry Craft

Alex Corpuz

Jerry Craft, author of New Kid

After discussing the book New Kid all this month, enjoy a virtual chat with Jerry Craft, the author!  Register for this event here. Space may be limited. Brought to you by WeRISE for Greater Westerville. About this Initiative: WeREAD is a community-wide read initiative with the goal of bringing our community together through dialogue and activities while also inspiring us to advance WeRISE for Greater Westerville’s … Read More

Online WeREAD Book Discussion: New Kid (part 2)

Alex Corpuz

Jerry Craft, author of New Kid

Read the graphic novel New Kid by Jerry Craft, then dive into rich conversations about racial identity, code-switching, marginalizing behaviors, and the emotions associated with them. The first session will cover the first half of the book. The second session will cover the second half of the book. Attendance is welcome but not required for both sessions.  Register for this event here. … Read More

WeREAD Book Discussion: New Kid (part 2)

Alex Corpuz

Jerry Craft, author of New Kid

Read the graphic novel New Kid by Jerry Craft, then dive into rich conversations about racial identity, code-switching, marginalizing behaviors, and the emotions associated with them. The first session will cover the first half of the book. The second session will cover the second half of the book. Attendance is welcome but not required for both sessions.  Register for this event here. … Read More

Screening and Conversation: The Art of Un-War

Alex Corpuz

The Art of Un-War, movie poster

An exploration of the healing power of art: “Krzysztof Wodiczko: The Art of Un-War” film screening followed by a conversation and Q&A with artist Krzysztof Wodiczko and director/producer Maria Niro at the main branch of the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library. Krzysztof Wodiczko: The Art of Un-War (1hr 4min), a film directed and produced by Maria Niro, explores the life and work … Read More