One Community Reads

Dr.-Matthew-Desmond and his book Evicted

One Community Reads is a collaboration among the City Club of Cleveland, Playhouse Square, and all nine local public library systems to create a shared reading experience for the Greater Cleveland community. Throughout January through March 2018, county residents are encouraged to read Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond and join in community discussions among the public…

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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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Your Vote of Confidence

Yesterday, Cleveland residents showed their support for Cleveland Public Library by voting in favor of an ambitious, multiyear capital improvement plan to transform our library branches across the city. “We are extremely grateful to the voters of Cleveland who recognize the value of strong public libraries in their neighborhoods,” said Felton Thomas, Jr., Executive Director of Cleveland Public Library. “Our…

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Design Competition

The Cleveland Public Library, with the support of the Cleveland Foundation, is conducting a design competition for a new Martin Luther King, Jr. branch library, to be located on Euclid Avenue in University Circle, Cleveland, Ohio. Qualified design firms are invited to submit Statements of Qualification by 5:00 p.m. EST on November 27, 2017. Please register here to receive a…

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