The Art of Making Monsters

When Kaitlin Juarez moved back to Cleveland after a decade spent living in West Virginia and Rhode Island, she needed to find new facilities to make her line of handmade designer toys—and Cleveland Public Library fit the bill. Juarez’s “monsters” are whimsical fabric characters with playful identities and imagined histories. Juarez crafts the monsters from 100% wool, which she cuts…

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eSports

There’s something for everyone including players, spectators, enthusiasts and casual fans. eSports turns videogaming into a community event. Don’t miss it! Get your hands on cutting edge gaming devices, show off your skills, watch great gaming action, network with Northeast Ohio gamers and groups, enjoy virtual reality demos, learn about  live-streaming, and get an intro to PC building or game…

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The Cleveland Business

“People ask me, ‘Aren’t you worried about the future, being in the book business?’ I always say: ‘We’re not in the book business. We’re in the Cleveland business.’” —Felton Thomas, Director of Cleveland Public Library When I told my friends I was moving to from Chicago to Cleveland, each and every single one of them said, “You’re crazy! You’ll hate…

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Library Records Commission Meeting

November 16, 2017 Trustees Room           Louis Stokes Wing Immediately following Board Meeting   AGENDA   Approval of Minutes of November 17, 2016 Meeting of the Library Records Commission Overview of Process Review of Records to be Disposed        ADJOURN

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Board of Library Trustees Meeting

Nov 16, 2017 Trustees Room           Louis Stokes Wing 12:00 Noon AGENDA   Approval of the Minutes of the Regular Board Meeting of 10/19/17 and Finance Committee Meeting of 10/17/17. COMMUNICATIONS    Email from:  Martha Swarts, Hamburg, NY MOTION TO TEMPORARILY SUSPEND THE REGULATIONS FINANCE COMMITTEE REPORT (Mr. Seifullah, Chair) Resolution to Accept Gifts for the Month of October (EXHIBIT 1) Ninth…

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Winterfest at Cleveland Public Library

Join the fun and festivities as Downtown Cleveland lights up for the holiday season. Enjoy a day of FREE family-friendly activities at the library, then check out all of the Winterfest fun in and around Public Square. 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Train displays by the Cuyahoga Valley S-Gauge Association at the Toy Train Depot. 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.…

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