Best Books for Children Under Two

It’s never too soon to introduce your child to the joy of reading. Here are just a few reasons why reading together is important: EARS: Babies are attracted to sound, and reading helps little ones attach meaning to what they hear. EYES: Books encourage babies to focus on an object, which helps develop vision. HEART: Babies are comforted by the…

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Cleveland Public Library Presents 5th Annual Cleveland Mini Maker Faire

Heavy Meta - A metal fire breathing dragon that is a bus people can ride on top of.

Drones, robots, superheroes, medieval weaponry, the science of outer space, and a fire-breathing dragon—it’s all part of Cleveland Public Library’s 5th annual Mini Maker Faire, which takes place on Saturday, November 4, 2017, in downtown Cleveland. The Cleveland Mini Maker Faire celebrates Northeast Ohio’s maker spirit and provides hands-on, interactive fun for visitors of all ages. From 10:00 a.m. –…

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From Bridges to Belief: Four Events to Focus on Cleveland History

Historical Bridges of Cleveland: Analyzing the Technical and Social Impact on the City (black and white image of a moveable bridge in the upward/open position)

Bridges, photographs, a historic exposition, and decline and renewal are all part of Cleveland’s history—and they also serve as the focus of four upcoming educational events held at Cleveland Public Library. This series of events will take place in the Library’s downtown Main Library campus from late October through December. First, on October 28, historical bridge researchers and engineers Bill…

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