Closed for Independence Day

Carnegie Center 329 W 10th Street, Lorain

The Fourth of July—also known as Independence Day or July 4th—has been a federal holiday in the United States since 1941, but the tradition of Independence Day celebrations goes back to the 18th century and the American Revolution. On July 2nd, 1776, the Continental Congress voted in favor of independence, and two days later delegates […]

Toni Morrison Historical Marker Installation

Carnegie Center 329 W 10th Street, Lorain

Mark your calendar for this prestigious event, as we honor Toni Morrison with an historical marker at the Carnegie Center.  More details will be forthcoming. Toni Morrison was a Nobel Prize- and Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist, editor and professor. Her novels are known for their epic themes, exquisite language and richly detailed African American characters who […]

Closed for Labor Day

Carnegie Center 329 W 10th Street, Lorain

Labor Day pays tribute to the contributions and achievements of American workers and is traditionally observed on the first Monday in September. It was created by the labor movement in the late 19th century and became a federal holiday in 1894. Labor Day weekend also symbolizes the end of summer for many Americans.  The Carnegie […]