Library Blog

Family STEAM Challenge Night

Join us and explore each S.T.E.A.M. component by completing exciting challenges at numerous stations throughout the library community room and courtyard. This program is intended for all ages. Thursday, October 12, 2017 ; 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Hogwarts Halloween: Muggles of all Ages Welcome!

Muggles of all ages are invited to join us for an afternoon of Harry Potter-themed crafts, treats, and games on Tuesday, October 31 from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. Have your photo made at Platform 9 3/4 and enter Diagon Alley to visit Ollivander’s and Quality Quidditch Supplies! Please note, as the library closes at 6:00 pm […]

Sewing for beginners

In celebration of “Teach Someone to Sew Month”, we are glad to welcome the Cherokee Blossom Quilt Guild for a special night of teaching sewing basics. Reserve your space at the Circulation Desk or by calling 423-472-2163, space is limited. Please bring your sewing machine, if you have one, but machines will also be provided. […]

Friends of the Library Fall Fundraiser: Murder of the Loaded Librarian

Join your Friends for an evening of intrigue on Saturday, October 28. Can you solve the Murder of the Loaded Librarian? Starring special guests from the community along with your favorite librarians! All proceeds support the Cleveland Bradley County Public Library. Tickets on sale soon! $75: Join the cast for drinks and hors d’oeuvres to […]

Local Author Starting Young

The library has the pleasure of hosting the youngest local author they’ve had yet! Mackenzie Rose Mancici will be here Monday July 31 at 4 p.m.  Stop by the Circulation Lobby to hear about her two books; “You, Me, and Other Unattainable Things” & “Songs, Poems, and Other Sweet Nothings”

Music on the Porch with Haley & Jacob Johnson

Haley and Jacob Johnson will be performing on the Jarnigan House front porch.  Please bring your lawn chairs and we’ll bring the popcorn. This program is for all ages. Sunday, July 16 at 3:30pm.

Historical and Genealogical Society to Host Dr. Richard Jones in Community Room

The Bradley County Historical and Genealogical Society will hold its quarterly meeting on Sunday, July 9 at 2:30pm in the Community Room of the library’s main branch. Dr. Richard Jones, professor of anthropology at Lee University, will present findings about the mysterious tunnels beneath Cleveland. This program is free and open to the public.

History Branch to Remain Open During Renovations

Renovations are underway on the second floor of the History Branch & Archives. The History Branch will be open for regular hours during the construction.

Free Lunch at Your Library!

Join us every Wednesday from 1:00 to 3:00 pm in the Community Room for free lunch through July 26 in partnership with Bradley Cleveland Community Services Agency. Lunch is available to all members of the community from birth to age 18 and will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Student Documentary to be Shown at History Branch

Join us Sunday, June 4 at 2:30pm to support 8th grade students from Lake Forest Middle School before they take their National History Day documentary Master Sergeant Roddie Edmonds: Faith, Family, Friends, Freedom to Washington, D.C. after winning first place at the regional and state level. The result of extensive research, their film focuses on Master Sergeant […]