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    Woodland

    5806 Woodland Avenue
    Cleveland, OH 44104
    Phone: 216.623.7109
    Fax: 216.623.7113
    Email: Woodland.Branch@cpl.org

    Hours
    Monday 10:00-7:00
    Tuesday 10:00-7:00
    Wednesday  10:00-6:00
    Thursday 10:00-7:00
    Friday 10:00-6:00
    Saturday 10:00-6:00
    Sunday Closed

     
    Manager: Rena Hunter

    Upcoming events & classes

    Aug. 25
    3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    FREE Reading Tutoring Grades K - 3
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    Aug. 26
    3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    FREE Reading Tutoring Grades K - 3
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    Aug. 27
    3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    FREE Reading Tutoring Grades K - 3
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    Woodland Branch

     

    Branch History
    The first building on the present site was a small Methodist chapel. At its inception, Woodland Library was described in the 1904 Annual Report as: “a one story colonial structure of brick, with stone trimmings, in a setting of green lawn, flowers, and shade trees.” The entrance opened into a wainscoted vestibule with a leaded glass partition. In the corridor hung Ongania’s St. Mark’s.

    In 1957 the building burned down and was rebuilt  to open in 1961. The new Woodland Branch is a low-slung modern one-story building.

    Special Features
    Woodland Branch’s 15,300 square feet houses an extensive Black World collection of both fiction and non-fiction materials. It is also a site for the "America Reads" tutoring program, a partnership with Cleveland State University that provides local children with free one-on-one tutoring in reading skills by college students majoring in education. The branch offers a variety of computer classes Monday through Friday every month.