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.
Currently Under Curation
Through June 2019
As part of a special curatorial arts program run by the Cleveland Museum of Art, teens explore art from the Library’s collections, learn about the art of curation, and gain valuable skills.
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.