Prepare your child for a life-long love of literacy and learning. Cleveland Public Library offers a variety of resources and services to help your child’s curiosity grow.

Events and Activities

Get creative through activities and events for children and families at a Cleveland Public Location near you.

Local Branch

Kindergarten Readiness

The Library offers programs and resources to help parents and guardians prepare their youngest learners for school.

Kindergarten Club | Read to the Beat | Meal Services


Browse, borrow, and enjoy titles from our digital collection.

Read with OverDrive, Hoopla (eBooksaudiobooks), and TumbleBooks.

Watch with Kanopy Kids, OverDrive, and Hoopla Digital 

Beanstack provides recommended titles matched to each kid’s interests.

Homework Help

All Library branches offer FREE tutoring and homework assistance to help students in grades K-8 succeed in school.

Tutoring | Homework Databases


Develop early literacy skills through stories, song, and rhymes.

Youth librarians and special guests will read to babies, toddlers, and young children.

Apply for Your Library Card

Don’t waste time, apply for you Cleveland Public Library Card or eCard today!