Library Blog

Upcoming Computer Classes

The library will host  beginning and intermediate computer classes and gadget training sessions during the month of January. Beginning Computers will be held Mondays and Wednesdays from 10am to noon. Intermediate Computers will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am to noon. Basic Computers will not meet the week of the MLK holiday. Gadget sessions will […]

Gary Ownbey Presentation and Book Signing: 100 Seasons of Black and Gold Glory

The History Branch and Archives will host local author Gary Ownbey for a book signing and presentation of his forthcoming book 100 Seasons of Black and Gold Glory, a history of Bradley High School football on Sunday, January 22 at 2:30 pm.

Genealogical Research Series to be held at History Branch

Join us  as we explore a variety of topics and resources related to family history and genealogical research. The event will be held on Sunday, January 15 at 2:30pm at the History Branch & Archives at 833 N. Ocoee Street. Barbara Fagen will present on remembering your family. Please contact the History Branch at 423-479-8367 with questions.

Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with Santa will be a time of stories, crafts, pictures and tasty treats. Reserve your spot today. Space is limited. For ages 12 and under and their guardians. Date: Saturday, December  3 Time: 10:00am

PJs and The Polar Express

Join us as we watch the movie inspired by the Caldecott Award winning book, The Polar Express. Feel free to wear your pajamas and bring a blanket. Popcorn and hot cocoa will be served. Fun for the whole family. Date: Thursday, December 15, 2016 Time : 6:30pm Place: Cleveland Bradley County Public Library Community Room

November Tween Movie Matinee

The Disney Pixar feature, Finding Dory will be showing on Sunday, November 20 at 1:30pm. This movie is for the whole family.  Popcorn will be served.

FOLA Christmas Open House and Craft Bazaar

Join us at the History Branch for free hot cider and a Christmas Open House on Saturday, December 10 from 10:00am to 4:00pm! Get an up close look at the newly restored History Branch & Archives as we celebrate 150 Christmases at the Craigmiles House. Visit the Community Room of the Main Branch to browse […]

Author and Historian Dr. Gail Palmer Coming to History Branch

Join us for a book signing and presentation at the History Branch and Archives on Sunday, November 20 at 2:00 pm. Award winning author and Smoky Mountain historian Dr. Gail Palmer will discuss her new book The Midwives’ Quilt and share her research into the Native American symbols and healing plants that inspired her quilt […]

Author Cecil Murphey coming to the Library

Friday November 4th | 1:30 pm Author Cecil Murphey will be visiting Cleveland and stopping by the library for a Meet the Author Event!  Cecil has been the author or co-author of over 135 books including the New York Times bestseller, “90 minutes in Heaven” with author Don Piper. He has been awarded numerous honors […]

Friends of the Library Postcard Campaign

On behalf of the Friends of the Library Association, thank you to everyone who has shared their positive library experiences as a part of our postcard campaign. Monday, October 31 will be the last day of the campaign and the last chance to be entered to win a FOLA travel mug. If you haven’t already, please stop […]