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Meet Author Brad Ricca

Sponsored by Perry Sippo Friends of the Library

Brad Ricca, author of Mrs. Sherlock Holmes and Super Boys, the first literary biography of the creators of Superman, joins us for a lively discussion of his work. Book signing to follow presentation.

Brad Ricca is the author of Mrs. Sherlock Holmes: The True Story of New York City's Greatest Female Detective and the 1917 Missing Girl Case That Captivated a Nation (St. Martin's, 2017). He is also the author of Super Boys: The Amazing Adventures of Jerry Siegel & Joe Shuster - The Creators of Superman (St. Martin's, 2013), the first literary biography of the two creators of Superman, the world's most iconic superhero. The book won the 2014 Ohioana Book Award for Nonfiction and was named a Top 10 Book on the Arts for 2013. Ricca won the St. Lawrence Book Award for his first book of poetry, American Mastodon (Black Lawrence Press, 2011) which was featured on A Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor. Ricca is a winner of a 2014 Cleveland Arts Prize for Emerging Artist in Literature. He was born, lives, and works in Cleveland, teaching at Case Western Reserve University as a SAGES Fellow.

Mrs. Sherlock Holmes: The True Story of New York City's Greatest Female Detective and the 1917 Missing Girl Case That Captivated a Nation

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Super Boys: The Amazing Adventures of Jerry Siegel & Joe Shuster - The Creators of Superman

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Perry Sippo Branch

perry@starklibrary.org
Phone: 330-477-8482

Branch manager
Lisa Szeles

Hours
Mon, Jul 24 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jul 25 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jul 26 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jul 27 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jul 28 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jul 29 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jul 30 Closed

About the branch
The Perry Sippo Branch is located within the Exploration Gateway alongside the Stark County Park District office. The branch boasts a serene atmosphere and views of Sippo Lake as well as a coffee and gift shop.

Upcoming events

Mon, Jul 24, 9:00am - 8:00pm
Bring a donation for the Stark County Humane Society. For every donation made you will... more
Bring a donation for the Stark County Humane Society. For every donation made you will receive a ticket for a chance to win a Secret Life of Pets gift basket.

Meeting Room
Mon, Jul 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all.
Registration is now closed

Meeting Room
Mon, Jul 24, 11:00am - 11:30am
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all.
Registration is now closed

Meeting Room
Mon, Jul 24, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Create, play, and survive in MInecraft worlds with others. Bring your WiFi enabled... more
Create, play, and survive in MInecraft worlds with others. Bring your WiFi enabled device with the recent version of Minecraft installed to join in the fun.

Tue, Jul 25, 9:00am - 8:00pm
Bring a donation for the Stark County Humane Society. For every donation made you will... more
Bring a donation for the Stark County Humane Society. For every donation made you will receive a ticket for a chance to win a Secret Life of Pets gift basket.

Meeting Room
Tue, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join fellow knitters and crocheters to work on current projects at all skill levels... more
Join fellow knitters and crocheters to work on current projects at all skill levels while sharing tips and tricks.

Wed, Jul 26, 9:00am - 8:00pm
Bring a donation for the Stark County Humane Society. For every donation made you will... more
Bring a donation for the Stark County Humane Society. For every donation made you will receive a ticket for a chance to win a Secret Life of Pets gift basket.

Meeting Room
Wed, Jul 26, 10:00am - 10:30am
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all.

Meeting Room
Wed, Jul 26, 11:00am - 11:30am
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 27, 9:00am - 8:00pm
Bring a donation for the Stark County Humane Society. For every donation made you will... more
Bring a donation for the Stark County Humane Society. For every donation made you will receive a ticket for a chance to win a Secret Life of Pets gift basket.

Room A
Thu, Jul 27, 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Begin your day with a fun yoga instruction by Miss Kristie . Bring a yoga mat if you... more
Begin your day with a fun yoga instruction by Miss Kristie . Bring a yoga mat if you have one. For ages 5-11.
This event is full

Room A
Thu, Jul 27, 1:15pm - 2:00pm
Discover the martial arts tactic of Ip Man Wing Chun, a traditional Chinese Kung Fu... more
Discover the martial arts tactic of Ip Man Wing Chun, a traditional Chinese Kung Fu system, that helps to increase energy, vitality, confidence, and inner strength from an expert. Ages 8 and up.

Room A
Thu, Jul 27, 2:15pm - 3:00pm
Try out your dancing shoes with the Candy Apples Dance Studio.

Fri, Jul 28, 9:00am - 8:00pm
Bring a donation for the Stark County Humane Society. For every donation made you will... more
Bring a donation for the Stark County Humane Society. For every donation made you will receive a ticket for a chance to win a Secret Life of Pets gift basket.

Sat, Jul 29, 9:00am - 8:00pm
Bring a donation for the Stark County Humane Society. For every donation made you will... more
Bring a donation for the Stark County Humane Society. For every donation made you will receive a ticket for a chance to win a Secret Life of Pets gift basket.

Room A
Sat, Jul 29, 7:00pm - 11:00pm
Come out to enjoy The Secret Life of Pets on our outdoor screen with activities before... more
Come out to enjoy The Secret Life of Pets on our outdoor screen with activities before the movie. Movie will be shown inside if weather is inclement.

Meeting Room
Mon, Jul 31, 10:00am - 10:30am
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all.
This event is full

Meeting Room
Mon, Jul 31, 11:00am - 11:30am
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all.
This event is full