Writing and Poetry at Cleveland Public Library

The Library is the perfect place to explore your literary aspirations. Take a workshop, perform your writing in front of an audience, work on that first novel, and more. A sampling of free writing-related resources at Cleveland Public Library is available below: LITERARY CLEVELAND WORKSHOPS Hands-on workshops for writers and aspiring writers of all skill levels. Sharpen your craft, read and…

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Meet the Author and Illustrator of Crown

Celebrate Cleveland Book Week with a special Sept. 29 event at Cleveland Public Library featuring Derrick Barnes and Gordan James, the author and illustrator of Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut. As a celebrated, multi-award-winning children’s book (Newbery, Caldecott, Coretta Scott King and Ezra Jack Keats awards), Crown is an exuberant celebration of self-esteem and self-confidence. The novel brings a young black boy’s imagination to life through the stories…

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Addison Branch Reopens September 24, Community Reception September 29

Cleveland Public Library is pleased to announce that library services at Addison will resume when the branch reopens to the public on Monday, September 24, 2018. Addison Branch closed for repairs on Thursday, June 14, 2018 as part of a larger capital improvement project, which will help ensure Cleveland Public Library can best serve community members well into the future.…

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Hispanic Heritage Celebration

Join Cleveland Public Library and the Julia de Burgos Cultural Arts Center for a celebration of Hispanic heritage and culture. Bring the entire family to this FREE event featuring crafts, song, dance, and food reflecting Cleveland’s vibrant Hispanic and Latino communities. Sat, Sep, 22 at 4 pm Julia de Burgos Cultural Arts Center 2800 Archwood Ave. Puerto Rican Heritage Cultural…

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