Grab and Go Meals

Attention Families! Cleveland Public Library is working with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank to provide children 18 and under with Grab & Go meals at all Library locations. The Greater Cleveland Food Bank staff will also help adults apply for food assistance and other critical benefits. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Food Bank staff and library staff will wear…

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Cleveland Public Library Implements Changes As COVID-19 Cases Rise in Cuyahoga County

Due to the recent increase in COVID-19 cases across the county, Cleveland Public Library is making changes to protect staff and visitors. Starting Saturday, November 21, all Library buildings will close to the public. Curbside and walk-up services will still be available. Other Library service changes include: Starting Saturday, November 28, Cleveland Public Library will be closed on Saturdays except…

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Two Days, 15 Authors Champion Truth, Justice and Diversity

Cleveland Public Library is helping families talk about race and acceptance of other cultures. We’re hosting two back-to-back events featuring authors who champion diversity and foster a love for knowledge. CLEREADS YOUNG ADULT BOOK Registration is now open for the CLEReads Young Adult Book Festival on Friday, December 4 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. via Hopin. This year’s event…

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Bringing the Fire: Neighborhood Voices Anthology Launches

On Saturday, November 14, nearly 100 attendees joined the virtual launch party for Neighborhood Voices, a city-wide writing program and joint project of Cleveland Public Library and Literary Cleveland. The event celebrated the publication of the program’s digital anthology, which features poetry, essays, and memoir pieces penned by 65 writers across the city of Cleveland to honor community, storytelling, neighborhood…

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