Programs at the Euclid Public Library

Small Business Association Programs and Networking Event

Thursday, February 9

8:30 – 11 AM / Shore Room

Interested in finding out more about Small Business Administration (SBA) loan programs? Learn information about various SBA lending programs, government contracting programs, and other small business resources. Presented by the Small Business Development Center at Lakeland Community College and the Euclid Chamber of Commerce. Register at under “Classes and Seminars” or call (440) 525-7706.

African-American Voices

Monday, February 13

6:30 PM / Shore Room

Yolanda Tonette Sanders is the author of six published books including the Protective Detective Series and is the founder and CEO of Yo Productions, an independent publishing company. In this workshop, she will guide new or aspiring writers to begin the process of writing. With exercises designed to increase individual self-awareness and creativity, Yolanda takes writers on a journey to discover their voice and passion. Please call 261-5300 ext.0 to make a reservation.

Carl and Louis Stokes - From Projects to Politics

Wednesday, February 22 

6:30 PM / Shore Room

Two brothers from Cleveland, Ohio, helped reshape American history.  Carl Stokes became the first African-American mayor of a major American city.  His brother Louis was the first African-American US Congressman from Ohio, serving for fifteen consecutive terms.  Together, they, along with others, created pathways, policies, and programs that advanced civil rights, promoted urban issues, and helped to make the United States a more equitable nation.  The presentation from the Western Reserve Historical Society features video and audio clips, which help to tell their story.

Protect Your Heart

Tuesday, February 28

7 PM / Lake & Shore Rooms

Do you know your blood pressure, blood cholesterol, and glucose? Come hear Dr. Michael Koch, cardiologist, Euclid Hospital, as he reviews risk factors, discusses the importance of a healthy lifestyle, and preventative strategies to help you protect your heart. Please register online at

For a complete listing of February and Black History Month Programs at EPL, visit 

Ashley Gowens

I proudly serve the Euclid community as the Marketing & Communications Manager for the Euclid Public Library.

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