Agenda – May 5, 2017

The Cleveland Public Library Board of Trustees will hold a meeting on at 12 noon on 10th floor in the Board Room at the Louis Stokes Wing, Main Library. Board Meetings are open to the public.

Shipwrecks of the Great Lakes

Ms. Sowden has many years of experience leading dive teams in the exploration of many wrecks on the entire Great Lakes. Her discussion will take you through the process from beginning to end on the approach of locating, diving and salvaging historical wrecks located on the lakes. Please join us for this once in a lifetime presentation that will take…

Agenda- April 18, 2017

The Cleveland Public Library Board of Trustees will hold a meeting on at 12 noon on 10th floor in the Board Room at the Louis Stokes Wing, Main Library. Board Meetings are open to the public.

Cleveland Music Collection

Any Clevelander knows rock and roll was made famous by local DJ Alan Freed who started playing the music on his radio show The Moondog House, where Freed started to popularize the term “Rock and Roll. While it’s true Cleveland Rocks, there is other music the city is well known for. The city is home to one of the top…

Superman: From Cleveland to Krypton – An Exhibit

Follow the creative birth of Superman in Cleveland through his nationwide popularity, his influence on the current superhero craze, and the continued love the community has for its homegrown superhero. This exhibit features memorabilia, art, and artifacts from the Mike Curtis Collection of Superman Memorabilia and other prominent collectors. OPENING May 6 Main Library, Brett Hall, 1st, 2nd and 3rd…

Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks

Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks On Exhibit at the Cleveland Museum of Art January 22nd, 2017 to April 23rd, 2017 With no formal training, Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960–1988) succeeded in developing a new and expressive style to become one of the most influential artists in the postmodern revival of figurative painting during the 1980s. In a series of notebooks from the early…