The Library Board of Trustees Meetings
The Library Board of Trustees will meet for their monthly meeting on Thursday, April 17, 2014, at 12:00 noon in the Board Room of the Louis Stokes Wing, 10th Floor of the Main Library, East 6th and Superior Avenue.
Celebrating Ohio's Poets and Poetry on Ohio Poem in your Pocket Day
Ohio has a rich history of talented poets that have shared their gifts and talents through their insightful poems. Ohio Poem in Your Pocket Day pays homage to this history by sharing their work with others, handing out pocket-sized poems on the street, and inspiring Ohio’s next generation of poets.
Cleveland Public Library Encourages Patrons to Support Harvest for Hunger with Food for Fines
Cleveland Public Library (CPL) is proud to support The Greater Cleveland Food Bank’s Harvest for Hunger campaign with the return of their “Food for Fines” promotion that will run from April 14th to April 26th.
Seed Library at Cleveland Public Library
A seed library allows you to “check-out” a packet of seeds and “return” seeds from the plants that you grew. Seed saving empowers you to save money, develop seed stock suited to our climate, and participate in the cultural heritage of our food and agriculture.
Ohio Poem in Your Pocket Day
Cleveland Public Library, The Ohio Center for the Book, and special guest Beverly Cain, the State Librarian of Ohio, welcome the Midwest’s National Student Poet Sojourner Ahebee to help us celebrate Ohio Poem in Your Pocket Day on April 24, 2014. This is a day to honor Ohio’s many fine poets by carrying around their poetry and sharing it. It is also a day to inspire Ohio’s next generation of poet...
Cleveland Public Library Welcomes Acclaimed Speaker & Author Rabbi Joseph Telushkin
Award-winning author and speaker Rabbi Joseph Telushkin will join Cleveland Public Library’s (CPL) Writers and Readers series on Thursday, April 3 rd at 6:30 p.m. in the Louis Stokes Wing Auditorium on East 6 th Street and Superior Avenue.
Cleveland Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting
The Library Board of Trustees will meet for their monthly meeting on Thursday, March 20, 2014, at 12:00 noon in the Board Room of the Louis Stokes Wing, 10th Floor of the Main Library, East 6th and Superior Avenue. Board meetings are open to the public.
National Book Award Winning-Author Jesmyn Ward Coming to Cleveland Public Library
Cleveland Public Library’s (CPL) Writers & Readers series welcomes award winning author Jesmyn Ward on Saturday, March 15th at 2:00 p.m. in the Louis Stokes Wing Auditorium on East 6th Street and Superior Avenue.
We are Celebrating Shakespeare's 450th Birthday
Getting a head start in March, and running throughout the “Shakespeare Month” of April, the Literature Department & Ohio Center for the Book will host an exhibit of costumes & artifacts from Great Lakes Theater productions, as well as Shakespeare materials from the Library’s collection. Shakespeare's 450th birthday will be celebrated with a number of events in March and April.
Finance Committee Meeting Canceled
The Tuesday, February 18th meeting of the Finance Committee of the Board of Trustees of the Cleveland Public Library has been canceled due to weather conditions.