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RAD Program

How safe do you feel? The Cleveland Police Department has offered the RAD program since 2008 and taught many women to be safer, more aware, and more prepared in a dangerous situation. What is it? RAD is a program dedicated to empowering and educating women. It combines discussion with hands-on lessons in self-defense.  The program is a 12-hour class […]

Library Corner

The library will be closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day on January 18th.   Restoration of the History Branch interior in underway!  The library is still collecting donations towards this project.   Know that every cent you are able to donate will be matched.  Another fun way to help is to send us your memories […]

Library Book Club

Join the Library Book Club to discuss your favorite books.  Books are chosen by the group and provided free of charge by the library.  Most selections have audiobooks available too. This group is open to all who enjoy reading! Time | 6:30 p.m. When | Every 3rd Tuesday of the month Where | The Carmichael […]

Hot Jazz for a Cold January

Vanishing Isle Jazz Ensemble will be performing in the library Community Room on Sunday, January 31 at 2:30 pm. This free program is suitable for the whole family and open to the public.

Library Corner

The library is pleased to announce a new book club for adults 18 and up focusing on Young Adult Fiction!  The first meeting will be on January 22nd at 6:30 p.m. Stay tuned to find out which book they will discuss!   Teens ages 13  – 17 have board and video gaming Monday at 4:30 […]

Movie Night for Adults!

This year’s theme for adult movie nights, BOOKS TO BIG SCREEN Join us every 4th Tuesday night of the month to watch a movie based on a book. At 6 p.m. we will be discussing the book and completing related activities.   Then we will begin the movie! Free refreshments are provided. *You do not […]

Craftin’ Club

The Craftin’ Fools are a group of craft-enthusiasts who enjoy making fun and useful projects!  We have made all of the following projects so far this year.Inspire your heart with art by making heart dot art! Make your Super Bowl Party special with football cups, paper chains, and fun signs to cheer on your favorite […]

Library Corner

It’s a whole new year and the library is full of excitement for all ages.  This week the Teen Advisory Group meets Monday at 4:30 p.m. in the Teen Zone.  This group meets every 1st Monday of the month to plan and implement programs for ages 13-17.  Join them to make a difference in their […]

Library Corner

Monday at 4:30 p.m. bring your Teens, ages 13-17, to gaming in the Teen Zone where X-Box, Wii, and board gaming all come together.  Get your groove on at Just Dance or battle your fellow teen in Super Smash Brothers.  Feel free to bring an E-rated multiplayer game to share.  For more information email teenzone@clevelandlibrary.org. […]

Library Corner

This week the library will be closed for 3 days in observance of the Christmas holiday.  Since this is the season to be reading the library suggests stopping in early this week to stock up on the essentials to keep you and your family well read over the break.  Remember reading just 20 minutes a […]