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Morley Library presents Romona Robinson

Morley Library will wrap up their 2023 Winter Reading Program with a visit from journalist and author Romona Robinson on Saturday, Feb. 11 at 11 am. Register at or by calling (440) 352-3383. This event is free and open to all.

Romona is an eight-time Emmy Award-winning journalist, philanthropist and entrepreneur with 30 years of public speaking experience. She is a national award-winning author of “A Dirt Road to Somewhere” and her latest book “Your Voice is Your Power.” She is founder of Romona’s Kids, an Emmy-nominated television program-turned-institution in Cleveland that she started in 1990 to empower and encourage youth to find their path.

Romona is a television trailblazer, becoming the first Black woman to anchor an evening broadcast in Cleveland and the first woman to solo anchor an evening newscast in the city. She is one of the most well-respected and admired journalists in Northeast Ohio, having earned the trust of viewers for her integrity and unbiased reporting. Romona’s tireless work with children and her dedication to diversity issues have earned her such prestigious awards as the YWCA’s Women of Achievement Award and The Diversity in Media Award. Romona is also recognized for her powerful, dynamic messages as a motivational speaker.

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February 11, 2023



Morley Library - 184 Phelps Street, Painesville, OH, 44077 184 Phelps Street Painesville 44077 OH US

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440) 352-3383

Free. Registration required.