Library Blog

Resume Workshop

The Cleveland Bradley County Public Library will host the first in a series of resume writing classes on Wednesday, January 10 at 6:30pm. Class will be held in the Computer Training Room on the second floor of the library’s main branch and ends at 8:30pm. The class will provide step-by-step guidance for creating an effective […]

Genealogical Research Series to Return to History Branch & Archives

Join us on the second Sunday of each month as we explore a variety of topics and resources related to family history and genealogical research. Sunday, December 10 at 2:30pm, Elsie O’Neal will discuss the value of exploring and understanding death and cemetery records when compiling family histories. Please contact the History Branch for more […]

PJs & Polar Express – Free family fun for all ages

Join us for our annual showing of the Polar Express movie based on the award-winning book by Chris Van Allsburg. We will be wearing our pajamas for this fun night with friends. Please feel free to wear your pajamas and bring a blanket, also. Popcorn and hot cocoa will be served. Tickets are available at […]

Waffles with Santa

Stop by for breakfast, stories & crafts with Santa. This program is for ages 2-12. Space is limited and reservations are required. You can reserve your space online at

Classical Guitarist, Jeff Bianchi, performance

On Thursday, November 16th at 7:30pm classical guitarist Jeff Bianchi will give a one a one hour classical guitar concert at the Cleveland Bradley County Library. The concert is sponsored by the Cleveland Bradley County Library, and is part of Jeff’s 2017 concert season. Previous concerts this year were given in Georgia, Minnesota Iowa, and […]

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”