Exhibits

The World of Puppets: From Stage to Screen

Mar 23–Dec 31
Main Library, Brett Hall, 1st Floor

Reawaken the wonder of puppetry as part of the library’s year-long celebration of its 150th anniversary. Travel the globe with traditional and modern puppets from every corner of the world. Enjoy puppets, artifacts, videos, interactive activities, and live performances throughout the year. Free and open to everyone.



The Life and Legacy of John G. White

February 28, 2019, through February 28, 2020
Main Library, Special Collections, 3rd Floor

The Special Collections Department attributes its legacy to John G. White, eminent Cleveland citizen and president of the Cleveland Public Library Board of Trustees 1884–1886 and 1913–1928. He was a vital force in shaping the research aspects of the Cleveland Public Library. Explore the life of John Griswold White and the impact he had on the Library.


150 Years Through the Eyes of Staff

Feb 28, 2019, through Feb 28, 2020
Main Library, 2nd Floor

Explore Cleveland Public Library’s 150-year history through staff portraits and excerpts from their writings.