Meet us at Freedom Fest | Celebrate Black Authors at Freedom Fest with Cleveland Public Library

Discover new literary gems and support creative, talented, and inspiring local authors. Each author will be available to personally sign copies of their books. Kathi Howard-Primes Author of the children’s book Walking in Ava’s Shoes, and the founder and chief executive officer of Momentuum, LLC. Meet Kathi Howard-Primes from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Shardae Webb Author of the children’s book…

Cleveland Public Library Announces More Hours for Flowers

Cleveland Public Library is excited to announce the extension of The Archive an immersive floral exhibit through Aug. 3. Due to its popularity, Main Library’s Brett Hall will temporarily open its doors to the public on Sundays from noon to 4 p.m. from June 2 through July 28, allowing visitors to experience the exhibit seven days a week.  “Since The…

2024 Spring & Summer Used Book Sales

Gently used books, DVDs, Blu-Rays, and CDs for adults, kids, and teens at prices that will make everyone smile. Proceeds benefit the Cleveland Public Library Foundation which helps to support and expand collections, services, and programming at your neighborhood library.

Recommended Reading for Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Dive into captivating stories, insightful essays, and powerful voices that highlight the rich cultural heritage and contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. Our staff has curated selection of recommended reads that reflect the diverse experiences and perspectives within these vibrant communities. Whether you’re seeking fiction, nonfiction, memoirs, or poetry, we have something for everyone to enjoy and learn from.

Cleveland Public Library Welcomes Melaak Rashid to Library Board of Trustees

Cleveland Public Library is pleased to announce the confirmation of Melaak Rashid to the Library Board of Trustees. Rashid was chosen by the Board of Education for the Cleveland Metropolitan School District (CMSD) which governs Cleveland Public Library’s Board of Trustees.   “On behalf of the Cleveland Public Library Board of Trustees, I’d like to extend a warm welcome Ms….

Be My Neighbor Day 2024

Register to attend this FREE family-friendly event for parents and children ages 3-8! Be My Neighbor Day is all about being a caring neighbor and supporting the families in our neighborhood. The event will include the following entertaining and educational activities: Friday, April 19, 2024 | 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.Hough Campus of Cleveland Public Library6530 Lexington Avenue, Cleveland, OH…