Make Cleveland History!

An evening sponsored by Cleveland Public Library and the Encyclopedia of Cleveland History On Thursday, July 11, join us for an evening of films, food, and discussion about how you can make Cleveland history by contributing your enthusiasm and knowledge to the expansion of the online edition of the Encyclopedia of Cleveland History. When it launched in 1980, the Encyclopedia…

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Cleveland Indians All-Stars & Legends Round Table Discussion

Three of the greatest pitchers in Cleveland Indians history, Sam McDowell, Charles Nagy and Doug Jones represented the Indians in 12 All-Star Games. Join us for a round table discussion as they talk about their All-Star appearances and how it was to face the best hitters in the National League in the days before interleague play. Moderated by Cleveland Indians…

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Comics-Making Workshops hosted by Rising Star Coffee

Comics-Making Workshops hosted by Rising Star Coffee Learn from comics pros how to create your own comics or refine your sequential art skills – all while enjoying free Rising Star coffee! For participants of all ages and skill levels. Two Saturdays in August! Rising Star Coffee Roastery (at the Hildebrant Bldg) 3617 Walton Ave. Cleveland, OH 44113 Making Comics with…

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Cleveland Public Library Hosts Free Citywide Street Festival

To celebrate Cleveland Public Library’s 150th anniversary and to thank the community for its longstanding support, the Library invites the public to a free, daylong street festival on Saturday, July 27 from 1:00 – 10:00 p.m. The CPL150 Street Festival will feature comedian Roy Wood Jr., a DJ set from DāM-FunK, and other high-profile performers, musicians, and artists, all as…

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Library Board of Trustees Meeting

June 18, 2019 Trustees Room           Louis Stokes Wing 12:00 Noon   AGENDA   Approval of the Minutes of the Regular Board Meeting of 5/16/19; and Finance Committee Meeting of 5/14/19. Presentation: Strategic Plan Update – Tana Peckham, Chief Marketing & Communications Officer COMMUNICATIONS   MOTION TO TEMPORARILY SUSPEND THE REGULATIONS FINANCE COMMITTEE REPORT (Mr. Seifullah, Chair) Resolution to Accept Gifts…

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Cleveland Public Library Presents Family History Day 2019

June 29th, 2019 Main Library, Louis Stokes Wing Don’t miss Cleveland Public Library’s first genealogy and local history conference! Choose from 16  genealogy workshops and presentations. Registration Meet The Presenters Deborah A. Abbott, Ph.D Deborah A. Abbott, Ph.D. is a professional genealogist specializing in genealogical methodology, manuscript collections, and African American family research. She is a Trustee on the Board…

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