Upcoming Events

Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Art Gallery ]
Date: Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
Start time: All Day
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Art by local artist Carrie Williams
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
Start time: 9:00 am
Age group: Adult
Event type: Art/Craft, Culture/History, Health/Well-being, Social
Description: A women's support group hosted by Saraswati Gurung of ASIA Inc. Topics of discussion for the group include maintaining healthy relationships, mental health awareness, and sewing.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ Noble Meeting Room ]
Date: Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
Start time: 9:00 am
Age group: Adult
Event type: Culture/History, Health/Well-being
Description: Formal English language lessons for non-English speakers. Provided through Tri-C. Registration requested through the ASPIRE website at: http://www.tri-c.edu/aspire/english-for-speakers-of-other-languages.html or by calling 216-371-7138
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
Start time: 9:30 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Storytime
Description: Bring your babies and blankets in for books, bopping and bouncing at this year-round lap-sit program. Baby Bonanza is for babies who are not yet walking.
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Social, Storytime
Description: Hear stories, sing songs, do a little dancing too! Bring the entire family to enjoy books, music, and activities during our weekly reading adventure. For preschoolers of all ages. Stay after for open play with books, puppets, puzzles and toys.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
Start time: 10:30 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Storytime
Description: If you're looking for a program for your little one that combines stories, music AND craft, have we got the program for you! Come join us for Explorastory, where we will engage our hearts, hands, and minds in activities to connect us to one another and the world around us. Ages 2-5.
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
Start time: 10:30 am
Age group: Children
Event type: Storytime
Description: Hear stories, sing songs, do a little dancing too! Bring the entire family to enjoy books, music, and activities during our weekly reading adventure. Story Stop is for preschoolers of all ages.
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Children
Event type: Storytime
Description: Children can make friends and adults can trade secrets at this drop-in, open play program with books, puppets, puzzles, and toys. Come early for storytime and make a morning of it!
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
Start time: 12:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Health/Well-being
Description: Learn the 24 short form of Tai Chi and the Eight Best Movements for Health from Qigong practice. Tai Chi and Qigong are gentle forms of exercise to bring about a total union of mind, body, and spirit and are ideal for any age. No registration required.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Computer Classroom ]
Date: Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Computer
Description: Learn how the Windows operating system works and how to organize and maintain folders and files in the Windows environment. Registration begins October 2.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Social
Description: Join us in the Teen Room every weekday after school to watch movies, participate in fun activities, or just hang out with friends! For ages 13-18.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
Start time: 3:30 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Social
Description: Drop by every weekday afternoon from 3:30-5:30 to hang out with your friends, play games and have fun! Grades 6-12.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Brody/Nelson Room ]
Date: Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
Start time: 3:30 pm
Age group: School Age, Family, Children
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Make your own cuddly stuffed cat from a sock and some simple supplies!
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Culture/History, Social
Description: Add some visual beauty to your afterschool hangout! Art, architecture, and other cool images from around the world will be shown on the projector. Find something that inspires you!
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Culture/History, Social
Description: Add some visual beauty to your afterschool hangout! Art, architecture, and other cool images from around the world will be shown on the projector. Find something that inspires you!
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Computer Classroom ]
Date: Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Computer
Description: Use Word to create customized labels for return addresses, mailings, and gifts. Prerequisites: Familiarity with Word basics. Registration begins August 21.
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Author
Description: John Grabowski, professor and historian, discusses the newest edition of Cleveland A to Z, a richly illustrated celebration of Cleveland of history and culture. Photos by Lauren Pacini.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Art Gallery ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: All Day
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Art by local artist Carrie Williams
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Meeting Rooms A & B ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 9:00 am
Age group: Adult
Event type: Staff Use
Description: Heights Suburban Collaborative
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ Noble Meeting Room ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 9:00 am
Age group: Adult
Event type: Culture/History, Health/Well-being
Description: Formal English language lessons for non-English speakers. Provided through Tri-C. Registration requested through the ASPIRE website at: http://www.tri-c.edu/aspire/english-for-speakers-of-other-languages.html or by calling 216-371-7138
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Children's Storytelling Room ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Storytime
Description: Join us as we sing songs, read stories, do a few rhymes, and engage in some well-deserved playtime. Shaking, jumping, and wiggling are strongly advised. Waddlers is for toddlers who are walking - 24 months.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Brody/Nelson Room ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Art/Craft, Storytime
Description: Join us for stories, rhymes, play, and exploration. We will engage our hearts, hands, and minds in activities that connect us to one another, our community and the world. Inspired by the Reggio Emilia educational philosophy. Explorastory is for preschoolers ages 2-5.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 1:30 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Book Discussion
Description: The average American will move 11.7 times in their lifetime. Join the Noble Library and the Noble Neighbors for a reading of This is Where You Belong by Melody Warnick, a book about being at peace with where you live and finding community no matter where you move.
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ Meeting Room 1 ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Culture/History
Description: Senior Happenings weekly lecture series, sponsored by the City of University Heights. Call 216-321-4700 for details. Free and open to residents of all communities.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Social
Description: Join us in the Teen Room every weekday after school to watch movies, participate in fun activities, or just hang out with friends! For ages 13-18.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 3:30 pm
Age group: Children
Event type: Health/Well-being, Social
Description: Get inspired and let your imagination lead you in literacy-based play activities designed for families with children up to age 5. Presented jointly by Heights Libraries and Family Connections.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 3:30 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Social
Description: Drop by every weekday afternoon from 3:30-5:30 to hang out with your friends, play games and have fun! Grades 6-12.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 3:30 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Use decoupage techniques to decorate a box that can store all your favorite trinkets. For ages 13-18.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ Noble Meeting Room ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 3:30 pm
Age group: Children, Teen, Family, School Age
Event type: Food/Gardening, Health/Well-being
Description: Youth between the ages of 0-18 can stop in for a free, nutritious meal courtesy of the Cleveland Foodbank. No meal service on days CHUH school district is closed.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Brody/Nelson Room ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 3:30 pm
Age group: Children, Teen, School Age
Event type: Health/Well-being, Social
Description: Youth between the ages of 0-18 can stop in for a free, nutritious snack courtesy of the Cleveland Foodbank. No meal service on days CHUH school district is closed.
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ Meeting Room 3 & 4 ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Zombify your old dolls with paint, glue, scissors, and more. It's time to give Barbie the ultimate make-under. Six feet to be exact! BYO Barbie or use some of our old ones. Ages 13 and up
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Children's Storytelling Room ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Children, School Age
Event type: Culture/History, Nature/Science
Description: Need help with your homework or a class project? Want some quiet time to read? We're here for you, just drop on in! Grades K-5
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Social
Description: Take a turn on the PS4, play a board game, or challenge your friends to a round of charades. The possibilities are endless!
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 5:00 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Social
Description: Join us the 1st, 3rd, and 5th Thursday of the month for snacks and games on the Wii or Nintendo Switch
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ Noble Meeting Room ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 6:30 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Come and knit with the Noble knitters the first and third Thursday of every month. Bring a current project to work on or bring a ball of worsted weight yarn and size 8 or 9 needles to learn.
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ Meeting Room 1 & 2 ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 6:30 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Health/Well-being
Description: Bring your yoga mat and get ready to learn some basic yoga poses with an instructor. This is a four week yoga program that will build upon your skills at each session. Registration begins September 12. For adults 18+.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Culture/History, Social
Description: Jim Kleefeld returns with another ghostly program! In Ohio Spirits, hear about dead spirits who stayed behind and the artifacts in which they inhabit. With stories and artifacts from across Ohio, come hear about the boy in the box, the man in the photo, and other stories. Registration begins Oct. 3.
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ Meeting Room 3 & 4 ]
Date: Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Computer
Description: This class provides basic skills that will make you feel comfortable using the mouse. A necessary class for the beginner or a good refresher for the experienced. Part of the six-part Computer Basics Series. Registration begins October 3.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Art Gallery ]
Date: Friday, October 18th, 2019
Start time: All Day
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Art by local artist Carrie Williams
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Friday, October 18th, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Storytime
Description: Stories, songs, rhymes, and other surprises. For children ages 1-3.
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Friday, October 18th, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Children
Event type: Storytime
Description: Join us for stories, rhymes, play, and exploration! We will engage our hearts, hands, and minds in activities that connect us to on another, our community, and the world. For ages 2-5 years old
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Friday, October 18th, 2019
Start time: 10:30 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Storytime
Description: Hear stories, sing songs, and do a little dancing too! Books, music and activities help develop early literacy skills during our weekly reading adventure.
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Friday, October 18th, 2019
Start time: 10:30 am
Age group: Children
Event type: Storytime
Description: Learn through playing in a tactile and sensory based extension to Exploratory. Enjoy hands-on exploration or play with a regular assortment of toys. There is no wrong way to play because playing is how we learn. Please be aware that activities can be dirty or messy.
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Friday, October 18th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Children
Event type: Storytime
Description: Bring your babies and blankets in for books, bopping, and bouncing at our year round lap-sit program. This is the perfect program for children too young to enjoy Story Stop, but not too young to have fun. For children birth through walking.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Computer Classroom ]
Date: Friday, October 18th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Adult
Event type: Computer
Description: Learn the languages that create websites in this six-part class. Learners are expected to view material outside of class. In class, ask questions and build a website using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript languages. Email address and Part 1 required. Part 5 of 6. Registration for series begins Aug 30.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Boardroom ]
Date: Friday, October 18th, 2019
Start time: 12:30 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Outreach
Description: Family Connections staff meeting
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Computer Classroom ]
Date: Friday, October 18th, 2019
Start time: 1:30 pm
Age group: Children, School Age
Event type: Computer
Description: Kids in grades 1-5, bring your favorite adult as we explore Computer Coding. Ever wonder how to make a robot move? Join us as we use our computer lab and work with Sphero bots! This is a three hour work shop with a break in the middle. Registration begins October 4.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Friday, October 18th, 2019
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Social
Description: Join us in the Teen Room every weekday after school to watch movies, participate in fun activities, or just hang out with friends! For ages 13-18.
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ Meeting Room 3 & 4 ]
Date: Friday, October 18th, 2019
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Children, Teen
Event type: Social
Description: Afterschool Spot
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Friday, October 18th, 2019
Start time: 3:30 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Social
Description: Drop by every weekday afternoon from 3:30-5:30 to hang out with your friends, play games and have fun! Grades 6-12.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Children's Storytelling Room ]
Date: Friday, October 18th, 2019
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Children, School Age
Event type: Art/Craft, Social
Description: Wind down from the school week with games, contests, movies, and video games! Exclusively for pre-teens who have hit double digits.
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Saturday, October 19th, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Adult
Event type: Health/Well-being
Description: Learn the 24 short form of Tai Chi and the Eight Best Movements for Health from Qigong practice. Tai Chi and Qigong are gentle forms of exercise to bring about a total union of mind, body, and spirit and are ideal for any age. No registration required.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Meeting Rooms A, B & Brody/Nelson ]
Date: Saturday, October 19th, 2019
Start time: 10:30 am
Age group: Family, Children
Event type: Storytime
Description: This storytime is gonna be a drag. Literally! Cleveland's own drag queen, Sascha Macias, will be hosting this storytime dedicated to being the best version of you! Bring your favorite dress ups and join us. The dress code is whatever you want!
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Children's Storytelling Room ]
Date: Saturday, October 19th, 2019
Start time: 10:30 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Storytime
Description: We know it can be hard to come in during the week for storytime, so why not drop in on a Saturday? Hear stories, sing songs, do a little dancing too! Bring the entire family to enjoy books, music, and activities. Story Stop is for preschoolers of all ages.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Computer Classroom ]
Date: Saturday, October 19th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Adult
Event type: Computer
Description: Keeping up with tech news and trends is much like keeping up with other types of news, finding reputable sources and checking them often. In this lecture, we will explore popular tech news sites, YouTubers, podcasts, and industry events to keep you in the know! Registration begins October 5.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Children's Storytelling Room ]
Date: Saturday, October 19th, 2019
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Children, Family, School Age
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Celebrate fall as we make fun crafts that are seasonal and spiffy!
Branch: Coventry Peace Park  [ Coventry Peace Park ]
Date: Sunday, October 20th, 2019
Start time: 10:30 am
Age group: Family, Children
Event type: Nature/Science
Description: Tinkergarten is on a mission to elevate childhood. A growing technology-enabled network of leaders that bring families together in a natural place in the community for classes where kids learn through play. Class with Cordelia Eddy.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ Noble Meeting Room ]
Date: Sunday, October 20th, 2019
Start time: 1:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Culture/History
Description: Asian Services in Action offers weekly citizenship classes for individuals interested in obtaining U.S. Citizenship. Registration is suggested, but walk-ins are welcome. To register, please call Asian Services in Action at (216) 881-0330.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Meeting Rooms A & B ]
Date: Sunday, October 20th, 2019
Start time: 1:00 pm
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Outreach
Description: All are invited to hear local author Paula McLain discuss her latest book, "Love and Ruin." RSVP www.tinyurl.com/friends1020 if you plan to attend.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Sunday, October 20th, 2019
Start time: 1:00 pm
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Culture/History, Health/Well-being, Social
Description: Nepali language class for Nepali/Bhutanese children and their families. Classes will usually take breaks matching when CH-UH schools take breaks.
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ Meeting Room 1 ]
Date: Sunday, October 20th, 2019
Start time: 1:00 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Outreach, Social
Description: If you're a fan of fantasy then this is the program for you! With Dungeons & Dragons you can become a character in your very own adventure. We'll be working with Critical Hit Games to introduce you to this exciting new world. No experience is necessary! For ages 12-17
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Lobby ]
Date: Sunday, October 20th, 2019
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Computer
Description: Your library card gives you access to more than just books! Learn about the eBooks, movies, magazines, and more available free with your library card - wherever you are. Drop-in service; no registration required.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Art Gallery ]
Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019
Start time: All Day
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Drawings by local artist Aaron Gilbert Arnold.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019
Start time: 9:00 am
Age group: Children
Event type: Health/Well-being, Social
Description: Get inspired and let your imagination lead you in literacy-based play activities designed for families with children up to age 5. Presented jointly by Heights Libraries and Family Connections.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Children's Storytelling Room ]
Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Storytime
Description: Hear stories, sing songs, do a little dancing too! Bring the entire family to enjoy books, music, and activities during our weekly reading adventure. Story Stop is for preschoolers of all ages.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Children's Storytelling Room ]
Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Storytime
Description: Hear stories, sing songs, do a little dancing too! Bring the entire family to enjoy books, music, and activities during our weekly reading adventure. Story Stop is for preschoolers of all ages.
Branch: Coventry Peace Park  [ Coventry Peace Park ]
Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019
Start time: 1:00 pm
Age group: Family, Children
Event type: Nature/Science
Description: Tinkergarten is on a mission to elevate childhood. A growing technology-enabled network of leaders that bring families together in a natural place in the community for classes where kids learn through play. Class with Cordelia Eddy.
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Health/Well-being
Description: Learn the 24 short form of Tai Chi and the Eight Best Movements for Health from Qigong practice. Tai Chi and Qigong are gentle forms of exercise to bring about a total union of mind, body, and spirit and are ideal for any age. No registration required.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Social
Description: Join us in the Teen Room every weekday after school to watch movies, participate in fun activities, or just hang out with friends! For ages 13-18.
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ Meeting Room 3 & 4 ]
Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Children, Teen
Event type: Social
Description: Afterschool Spot
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019
Start time: 3:30 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Social
Description: Drop by every weekday afternoon from 3:30-5:30 to hang out with your friends, play games and have fun! Grades 6-12.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ Noble Meeting Room ]
Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019
Start time: 3:30 pm
Age group: Children, Teen, Family, School Age
Event type: Food/Gardening, Health/Well-being
Description: Youth between the ages of 0-18 can stop in for a free, nutritious meal courtesy of the Cleveland Foodbank. No meal service on days CHUH school district is closed.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Children's Storytelling Room ]
Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Children, School Age
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Take a break and read a book to a four-legged friend! Trained therapy dog Emma will be here twice a month to listen to readers of all skill levels practice out loud.
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019
Start time: 5:00 pm
Age group: Children, Family, School Age
Event type: Social
Description: Can you solve the puzzles and escape the haunted mansion before time is up? Test your skills as you work with a team to try to beat the clock. Registration begins October 7
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019
Start time: 6:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Staff Use
Description: Library Board of Trustees Meeting
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ Noble Meeting Room ]
Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019
Start time: 6:30 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Health/Well-being, Social
Description: The Welcome Hub provides ESL instruction and resources, information, and community space to non-native English speakers. Programs are structured to address the needs of the group. No registration required.
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ Meeting Room 1 & 2 ]
Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: Adult, Teen
Event type: Social
Description: Potterheads unite and join us for an open mic night centered on Harry Potter fan fiction. Don your robes and read to us your favorite piece, or bring your own (Just make sure to keep it library appropriate.). Costumes are encouraged. Registration is required for performers and will open October 7.
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Computer
Description: Smartphone cameras have become the new way to document our lives. In this class, we will discuss smartphone photography, including taking better pictures, editing, freeing up space on your device and more! Many of these tips are applicable to digital cameras as well. Registration begins October 7.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Computer Classroom ]
Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Computer
Description: Learn the languages that create websites in this six-part class. Learners are expected to view material outside of class. In class, ask questions and build a website using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript languages. Email address required. Part 1 of 6. Registration for series begins October 7.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Art Gallery ]
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
Start time: All Day
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Drawings by local artist Aaron Gilbert Arnold.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ Noble Meeting Room ]
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
Start time: 9:00 am
Age group: Adult
Event type: Culture/History, Health/Well-being
Description: Formal English language lessons for non-English speakers. Provided through Tri-C. Registration requested through the ASPIRE website at: http://www.tri-c.edu/aspire/english-for-speakers-of-other-languages.html or by calling 216-371-7138
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Children's Storytelling Room ]
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Storytime
Description: Bring your babies and blankets in for books, bopping and bouncing at this year-round lap-sit program. Baby Bonanza is for babies who are not yet walking.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Children's Storytelling Room ]
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Storytime
Description: The same great experience you get from our Story Stop programs, now designed specifically for toddlers. This reading extravaganza will help teach early literacy through books, songs, music, and more. Young and the Restless is for toddlers ages 2-3 1/2.
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Health/Well-being
Description: Learn the 24 short form of Tai Chi and the Eight Best Movements for Health from Qigong practice. Tai Chi and Qigong are gentle forms of exercise to bring about a total union of mind, body, and spirit and are ideal for any age. No registration required.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Social
Description: Join us in the Teen Room every weekday after school to watch movies, participate in fun activities, or just hang out with friends! For ages 13-18.
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ Meeting Room 3 & 4 ]
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Children, Teen
Event type: Social
Description: Afterschool Spot
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
Start time: 3:30 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Social
Description: Drop by every weekday afternoon from 3:30-5:30 to hang out with your friends, play games and have fun! Grades 6-12.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Meeting Room B ]
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
Start time: 3:30 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Food/Gardening
Description: Do you love cooking? Teen Cuisine helps teens become self-sufficient in the kitchen while building healthy habits that will last a lifetime. Each workshop session includes activities about nutrition, food safety, and more. Registration is required, and begins 9/10. For ages 13-18.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ Noble Meeting Room ]
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
Start time: 3:30 pm
Age group: Children, Teen, Family, School Age
Event type: Food/Gardening, Health/Well-being
Description: Youth between the ages of 0-18 can stop in for a free, nutritious meal courtesy of the Cleveland Foodbank. No meal service on days CHUH school district is closed.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Brody/Nelson Room ]
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
Start time: 3:30 pm
Age group: Children, Teen, School Age
Event type: Health/Well-being, Social
Description: Youth between the ages of 0-18 can stop in for a free, nutritious snack courtesy of the Cleveland Foodbank. No meal service on days CHUH school district is closed.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Children's Storytelling Room ]
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Children, School Age
Event type: Book Discussion
Description: Need help with your homework or a class project? Want some quiet time to read? We're here for you, just drop on in! Grades K-5
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
Start time: 5:00 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Health/Well-being
Description: Our instructor will give us an introduction to the Yang style form of this exercise. The movements are designed for health and meditation. Please wear loose and comfortable clothing and listen to your body. Each class is 30 minutes.
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
Start time: 6:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Health/Well-being
Description: The physical and mental benefits of meditation are significant and well documented. Christine Valadon will present a weekly Heartfulness meditation, a simple, effective form of meditation focused on opening the heart and practiced in over 120 countries around the world.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
Start time: 6:30 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Culture/History, Health/Well-being, Social
Description: An informal ESL class offered to those learning English as a second language. No registration necessary.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Brody/Nelson Room ]
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Come and learn how to knit or work on a project! Experienced knitters and newcomers are welcome as well as children with parents. Please bring your own needles and yarn. Some practice yarn will be provided and there will be an instructor to help you get started!
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ Meeting Room 1 & 2 ]
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Book Discussion
Description: The Usual Suspects Mystery Book Club meets on the 4th Tuesday of the Month, 7:00 pm. Join your fellow mystery readers to discuss tales of murder, malice and mayhem at this monthly book group.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Computer Classroom ]
Date: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Computer
Description: Excel Part 2 covers setting up and formatting a spreadsheet, sorting and filtering data, auto fill, inserting comments, freeze panes and saving. Prerequisites: Excel Part 1. Registration begins October 1.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Art Gallery ]
Date: Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019
Start time: All Day
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Drawings by local artist Aaron Gilbert Arnold.