2019 African American History Month Programming

34th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Ceremony “Say that I was a drum major for justice. Say that I was a drum major for peace. I was a drum major of righteousness. And all of the other shallow things will not matter.” —Dr. King’s “The Drum Major Instinct” sermon Join Cleveland Public Library in honoring the life and legacy of…

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34th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Program

  Join Cleveland Public Library in honoring the life and legacy of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This commemorative celebration will feature performances from Cleveland Metropolitan School District’s All-City Arts Drum Line, Distinguished Gentlemen of the Spoken Word, and vocalist group Harmony. January 21, 2019 | 1:00 P.M. (doors open at noon) Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch 1962 Stokes Boulevard |…

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Holiday Hoopla

Saturday, December 8 Puppets with Pizazz: A Punch & Judy Christmas Laugh at the antics of Mr. Punch as he and his family prepare for Christmas in a performance by award-winning puppeteer Nancy Sander. Stay for punch and cookies following the show. 1pm in Louis Stokes Wing, Indoor Reading Garden, 1st Floor Cleveland Inner City Ballet presents The Nutcracker Enjoy…

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Jolly Storytime Trolley with Lolly the Trolley

Ride Lolly the Trolley for a special FREE holiday storytime tour around town! Join Cleveland Public Library on Thursday, December 6, 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. for storytime, singalongs, and a guided tour around town. Registration is FREE but completed waiver forms are required. Each tour is 30 minutes Visit participating library locations to complete waivers. Children under 18 must be…

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