Library Blog

February Teen Activities

Here’s what we have happening in the Teen Zone this month: Monday, February 1 4:30-5:30 – TAG will be planning upcoming activities for the summer reading program! Thursday, February 11 4:30-5:30 – S.T.E.A.M. This month, we’ll begin our exploration of robotics by creating a simple circuit. We’ll be using candy hearts, wiring, and diodes to create a miniature game of […]

Jacob Johnson Live

Author and Children’s Musician, Jacob Johnson will be performing on Presidents’ Day*, February 15, 2016, at 10:30 am in the Community Room. Jacob specializes in helping children develop early reading skills. His songs include “G is for Gina the Grumpy Goose” and “Y is for Wynonna Yates and her Yellow Unitard”. Jacob’s CD, Alpha Bets […]

Library Corner

Today in the Community Room at 2 p.m. join the Piece by Piece Quilting Club to work on new projects or just come to find out what quilting is all about.   Monday at 4:30 p.m. teens ages 13  – 17 have board and video gaming in the Teen Zone. Jam out on Guitar Hero […]

CBCPL Youth Services wish list

During this time and throughout the year, please consider supporting Youth Services programming by choosing from our wish list Please look around your house for things you no longer want OR You can also find Baby items at Tween items at and Teen items at

Teen After Hours Rescheduled

Due the the approaching inclement weather, Teen After Hours has been  rescheduled for next Saturday, January 30 at 7:00 pm. Join us for healthy snacks and a special teens-only Zumba class in the Community Room!

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]