East 131st Street

3830 East 131st Street
Cleveland, OH 44120
Phone: 216-623-6941
Email: E131.Branch@cpl.org
Manager: Marina Marquez

Hours

Monday – Saturday: 10am – 6pm
Sunday: CLOSED

About

The East 131st Street Branch offers free wifi and public computers with Internet access. Printing, copying, scanning, and faxing services are available for a fee. The branch offers a spacious multipurpose room that can be reserved for meetings; please visit the branch to request a reservation. Free parking is available across the street.

History & Architecture

This gorgeous, historic branch is 14,100 square feet and is located in Cleveland’s Corlett neighborhood. One of the many Cleveland Public Library branches designed by local architecture firm Walker & Weeks, East 131st Street opened in 1929 and was renovated in 1979.

Special Features

The East 131st Street Branch is unique due to its many community partnerships, including The First Street Coalition and Mt. Pleasant MyCom.

Upcoming Events

  • Express Yourself Youth Art Workshops

    East 131st Street
    Wednesday, November 24 | 4 pm

    Let your voice be heard!  Tell your story through art…whether you're a beginner or ready to take your art to the next level.  Free workshops for kids and teens are offered in partnership with the Art Therapy Studio and feature twice-weekly sessions* from September 13 through December 17.  

    Registration is required.  Art supplies and materials are provided

    *Prefer to attend online or at a different location?  Click the link for online sessions or the location of your choice to register: Once-a-week online sessions are also available on Mondays. (¡Hablamos español! Sesiones bilingües.)  In-person sessions are available at three other library locations: Hough, South, or Sterling. Days and times vary by location. 

  • Express Yourself Youth Art Workshops

    East 131st Street
    Friday, November 26 | 4 pm

    Let your voice be heard!  Tell your story through art…whether you're a beginner or ready to take your art to the next level.  Free workshops for kids and teens are offered in partnership with the Art Therapy Studio and feature twice-weekly sessions* from September 13 through December 17.  

    Registration is required.  Art supplies and materials are provided

    *Prefer to attend online or at a different location?  Click the link for online sessions or the location of your choice to register: Once-a-week online sessions are also available on Mondays. (¡Hablamos español! Sesiones bilingües.)  In-person sessions are available at three other library locations: Hough, South, or Sterling. Days and times vary by location. 

  • Project Art (ages 7 – 12)

    East 131st Street
    Tuesday, November 30 | 4 pm

    Free, hands-on art classes for kids ages 7 – 12.  Classes run through the entire school year (September – May.) Students completing the program will receive a certificate of completion and will display their art at a year-end exhibition at the Rockport Branch Library.  Registration is required at enroll.projectart.org.  Email eriana@projectart.org or call 212-256-1947 X705 for more information.

  • Express Yourself Youth Art Workshops

    East 131st Street
    Wednesday, December 01 | 4 pm

    Let your voice be heard!  Tell your story through art…whether you're a beginner or ready to take your art to the next level.  Free workshops for kids and teens are offered in partnership with the Art Therapy Studio and feature twice-weekly sessions* from September 13 through December 17.  

    Registration is required.  Art supplies and materials are provided

    *Prefer to attend online or at a different location?  Click the link for online sessions or the location of your choice to register: Once-a-week online sessions are also available on Mondays. (¡Hablamos español! Sesiones bilingües.)  In-person sessions are available at three other library locations: Hough, South, or Sterling. Days and times vary by location. 

  • Express Yourself Youth Art Workshops

    East 131st Street
    Friday, December 03 | 4 pm

    Let your voice be heard!  Tell your story through art…whether you're a beginner or ready to take your art to the next level.  Free workshops for kids and teens are offered in partnership with the Art Therapy Studio and feature twice-weekly sessions* from September 13 through December 17.  

    Registration is required.  Art supplies and materials are provided

    *Prefer to attend online or at a different location?  Click the link for online sessions or the location of your choice to register: Once-a-week online sessions are also available on Mondays. (¡Hablamos español! Sesiones bilingües.)  In-person sessions are available at three other library locations: Hough, South, or Sterling. Days and times vary by location. 

  • Express Yourself Youth Art Workshops

    East 131st Street
    Wednesday, December 08 | 4 pm

    Let your voice be heard!  Tell your story through art…whether you're a beginner or ready to take your art to the next level.  Free workshops for kids and teens are offered in partnership with the Art Therapy Studio and feature twice-weekly sessions* from September 13 through December 17.  

    Registration is required.  Art supplies and materials are provided

    *Prefer to attend online or at a different location?  Click the link for online sessions or the location of your choice to register: Once-a-week online sessions are also available on Mondays. (¡Hablamos español! Sesiones bilingües.)  In-person sessions are available at three other library locations: Hough, South, or Sterling. Days and times vary by location. 

  • Express Yourself Youth Art Workshops

    East 131st Street
    Friday, December 10 | 4 pm

    Let your voice be heard!  Tell your story through art…whether you're a beginner or ready to take your art to the next level.  Free workshops for kids and teens are offered in partnership with the Art Therapy Studio and feature twice-weekly sessions* from September 13 through December 17.  

    Registration is required.  Art supplies and materials are provided

    *Prefer to attend online or at a different location?  Click the link for online sessions or the location of your choice to register: Once-a-week online sessions are also available on Mondays. (¡Hablamos español! Sesiones bilingües.)  In-person sessions are available at three other library locations: Hough, South, or Sterling. Days and times vary by location. 

  • Express Yourself Youth Art Workshops

    East 131st Street
    Wednesday, December 15 | 4 pm

    Let your voice be heard!  Tell your story through art…whether you're a beginner or ready to take your art to the next level.  Free workshops for kids and teens are offered in partnership with the Art Therapy Studio and feature twice-weekly sessions* from September 13 through December 17.  

    Registration is required.  Art supplies and materials are provided

    *Prefer to attend online or at a different location?  Click the link for online sessions or the location of your choice to register: Once-a-week online sessions are also available on Mondays. (¡Hablamos español! Sesiones bilingües.)  In-person sessions are available at three other library locations: Hough, South, or Sterling. Days and times vary by location. 

  • Express Yourself Youth Art Workshops

    East 131st Street
    Friday, December 17 | 4 pm

    Let your voice be heard!  Tell your story through art…whether you're a beginner or ready to take your art to the next level.  Free workshops for kids and teens are offered in partnership with the Art Therapy Studio and feature twice-weekly sessions* from September 13 through December 17.  

    Registration is required.  Art supplies and materials are provided

    *Prefer to attend online or at a different location?  Click the link for online sessions or the location of your choice to register: Once-a-week online sessions are also available on Mondays. (¡Hablamos español! Sesiones bilingües.)  In-person sessions are available at three other library locations: Hough, South, or Sterling. Days and times vary by location.