Writers & Readers Presents Susan Orlean on Saturday, Nov 10

Susan Orlean The author of Saturday Night, The Bullfighter Checks Her Makeup, Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend, and The Orchid Thief (which became an Academy Award-winning film), describes her Cleveland childhood as “happy and uneventful…back when the Indians were still a lousy team.” Studying literature and history, she dreamt of writing long stories about interesting things but…

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Board of Library Trustees Meeting

October 18, 2018 Trustees Room           Louis Stokes Wing 12:00 Noon    AGENDA   Approval of the Minutes of the Regular Board Meeting of 9/20/18 and Joint Finance & Community Services Committee Meeting of 9/18/18. FINANCE COMMITTEE REPORT (Mr. Seifullah) Resolution to Accept Gifts for the Month of September (EXHIBIT 1) Seventh Amendment to the Year 2018 Appropriation (EXHIBIT 2) Resolution…

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Joint Finance & Human Resources Committee Meeting

  October 16, 2018 Trustees Room          Louis Stokes Wing 12:00 Noon AGENDA FINANCE COMMITTEE MEETING (Mr. Seifullah, Chair) Seventh Amendment to the Year 2018 Appropriation Resolution to Accept Grant from Huntington Bank through the Cleveland Public Library Foundation for Mobile HotSpot Lending Program Resolution to Renew Agreement with Integrated Precision Systems, Inc. for Maintenance of People Counting Hardware, Software and…

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Mobile Hotspot Checkout

Thanks to a grant provided by The Cleveland Foundation, Cleveland residents will now be able to borrow the internet just like a book. Mobile hotspots provide 24/7 access to the internet with unlimited data on a fast, secure network. A mobile hotspot is a portable device that provides internet access to any Wi-Fi enabled device within approximately 30 feet. Hotspots…

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Learn How to Create Custom Maps

Cleveland Public Library is offering two free map workshops to help patrons create and customize their own maps. Full details about each of these events can be found below: Web Maps Workshop Learn the underlying concepts of web maps and learn to use free, online tools to create and customize your own web-based map in our free workshop. Computer, mouse,…

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Hamilton at Cleveland Public Library

Oh, Alexander Hamilton When America sings for you Will they know what you overcame? Will they know you rewrote the game? The world will never be the same .. Source: Hamilton: An American Musical, lyrics from “Alexander Hamilton” by Lin-Manuel Miranda The Broadway show Hamilton: An American Musical was performed in Cleveland from July 17 through August 26, 2018. Composer,…

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