ZINES at the Cleveland Public Library

With the 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction ceremonies returning to Cleveland, it would be an appropriate time to take a look at the zines at the Cleveland Public Library. In case you’re not familiar with what a ZINE is, it’s a short hand term used for a magazine or a fanzine. They are a small-circulated self-published  work…

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Summer Lit League: Make the Most of Your World 

Calling all young adventurers! Cleveland Public Library is pleased to announce Summer Lit League, an eight-week reading adventure that takes kids and teens on a literary journey around the world. Check out Europe, Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and Central and South America, all through the magic of books, events, and special library programs—and earn the chance to win prizes along the…

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MLK Jr. Branch Design Competition Finals to Be Held May 10

Cleveland Public Library’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch design competition finals will be held Thursday, May 10 from 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch. This free, public event will feature presentations and Q&A sessions with the three finalists proposing architectural designs for a new branch facility. In February, Cleveland Public Library selected three design…

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Why Read Aloud?

Perhaps you’ve heard that reading aloud is the single most important thing you, as a parent, can do to help your child prepare for reading and learning. Is this true? Does 15 minutes of daily reading really benefit your child in the long run? Yes, it absolutely does! You can help your child be successful in school and beyond by reading to him or her at a very early…

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Board of Library Trustees Meeting

April 19, 2018 Trustees Room           Louis Stokes Wing 12:00 Noon   AGENDA   Approval of the Minutes of the Regular Board Meeting of 3/15/18. COMMUNICATIONS  Testimony of Kathi Kromer, Associate Executive Director of the American Library Association III. FINANCE COMMITTEE REPORT (Mr. Seifullah, Chair) Resolution to Accept Gifts for the Month of March (EXHIBIT 1) Third Amendment to the Year…

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National Money Smart Week

National Money Smart Week is April 21-28th. This year the Cleveland Public Library is focusing on some of our strongest community members: our veterans. Together with the Veterans Administration Benefits Office of Cleveland and the Cuyahoga County Veterans Service Commission, we are presenting a very special Veterans’ edition of our Money Smart Week programming. Managing money is one of our…

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