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The HOT Pick of the week is, The Train to Crystal City by Jan Jarboe Russell.  Discover the true-story of the secret FDR-approved American internment camp, Crystal City.  Combining government documents, letters, and diaries from the incarcerated, Russell has been able to give a shocking look into a country that changed the definition of American […]

Winterize Your Car

Prepare your automobile for winter at September’s Second Sunday program for adults 18+.  We welcome back Valvoline representative Mr. Darby Barnett as he presents tips and tricks to keep your car healthy during cold months.  Bring your questions!

Library Corner 8.11.15

This week’s HOT Pick is The Signature of All Things, by Elizabeth Gilbert.  In this beautifully detailed novel the life of Alma Whitaker is put before the reader.  For lovers of Anthropology and Botany, this book will keep your interested peaked till the very end! FOLA has announced that Sallie Bissell will be speaking at […]

FOLA Book and Coffee Series to feature local author Alphonso Rogers

The Friends of the Library Association, FOLA, will host their Book and Coffee series in the Carmichael Room at the main branch of the library at 10 a.m.  Local author Alphonso Rogers will review his book Heart Security. Mr. Rogers graduated from Cleveland High School in 2001 and was FCA Christian Athlete of the Year. […]

Library Corner 8.2.2015

The end of the Summer Reading Program is here!  This year has been a huge success thanks to many community sponsors and all of the patrons of the library that not only read but also came to the unique activities and events. Adults 18 and up can continue to turn in their reading logs and […]

Author Event

Author Ron Miller will be here Thursday August 27th at 7 p.m. in the Community room discussing the history behind his new book, Callie Kinser of Brush Creek. Check out more about Ron here.  

August Teen Activities

Here’s what we have happening in the Teen Zone this month: Monday, August 3 4:30-5:30 – TAG meetings will begin again this month after our summer hiatus. We’ll be planning our upcoming programs for fall! Saturday. August 8 2:00-3:00 – Back to School Ice Cream Social! Celebrate the beginning of the school year with an ice cream […]

FOLA to host Sallie Bissell at Fall Luncheon

Join the Cleveland Bradley County Public Library’s Friends of the Library Association for our Annual Fall Luncheon and Merchant’s Alley featuring author Sallie Bissell, author of the riveting Mary Crow Appalachian Mystery Series! This event will be held Thursday, September 24 at the Cleveland Country Club. Tickets will be available beginning Saturday, August 15. The […]

Library Corner

The HOT Pick for this week is The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson.  This book will teach you about the unrecognized migration, from the South to the North and West, of African Americans during the Jim Crow era.  By following three unique individuals from when they […]

Summer Reading Kick-off 2015

Drop by as we jump start our summer reading program with a SUPER fair right here @ your public library on Saturday, June 6 at 2pm. There will be games, crafts, science, a bouncy house, & a special performance by Ronald McDonald at 2:30 in the Community Room. This event will be fun for the […]