Events & Classes

Writers & Readers

Guess who’s coming to Cleveland Public Library? Don’t miss these authors.

Summer Lit League – A World of What-Ifs

Experience the joy of reading at Cleveland Public Library. Our summer reading initiative, Summer Lit League, runs June 7 through July 31. Registration is now open for children of all ages. And there’s something for adults too.

Celebrate Juneteenth

Cleveland Public Library is celebrating Juneteenth with a week of cultural education programs and activities to honor the day, as well as spark conversation about our history and the future of Black America.

Celebrate Pride Month

Celebrate Pride Month at Cleveland Public Library with one of these.

Computer Classes

From computer basics to Tinkercad, find the right computer class for you.

Gaming & eSports

CPL Play will offer a different gaming experience every other Saturday. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all events will be hosted online instead of inside the Louis Stokes Wing Learning Commons.


Cleveland Public Library is a place for art lovers. See what’s on display at a location near you.

Online Courses

Cleveland Public Library offers access to a variety of popular online classrooms. Whether you’re looking to learn a new language or develop a new skill for professional development, there’s a resource for you.


The TechCentral MakerSpace is a creative and collaborative design and fabrication space that allows you to turn your ideas into reality.

Book Discussions

Books are better when you can share them with someone. Find the right book club with Cleveland Public Library!

Online Calendar

See all of the events that Cleveland Public Library has to offer.

Take-and-Make Crafts

Stop at one of these branches and pick up a free craft kit for kids. Everything you need except scissors and glue is in your bag, along with easy-to-follow instructions. While supplies last.