Upcoming Events

Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Boardroom ]
Date: Wednesday, December 11th, 2019
Start time: All Day
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Culture/History, Outreach
Description: Local History
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Art Gallery ]
Date: Wednesday, December 11th, 2019
Start time: All Day
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Paintings and drawings by Aaron Gilbert Arnold.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Wednesday, December 11th, 2019
Start time: 9:00 am
Age group: Adult
Event type: Art/Craft, Health/Well-being
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, December 11th, 2019
Start time: 9:00 am
Age group: Adult
Event type: Culture/History
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, December 11th, 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 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: University Heights Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Wednesday, December 11th, 2019
Start time: 10:00 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. For preschoolers of all ages.
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Wednesday, December 11th, 2019
Start time: 10:30 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 to help develop early literacy skills during our weekly reading adventure.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Wednesday, December 11th, 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, December 11th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Social
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, December 11th, 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, December 11th, 2019
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Computer
Description: CANCELLED 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!
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Wednesday, December 11th, 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, December 11th, 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, December 11th, 2019
Start time: 3:30 pm
Age group: Children, Family, School Age
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Join us as we mix and cook batches of play dough with our induction burner. For safety reasons only 20 children in the room at a time. Participation is on first come, first served basis, while supplies last.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Brody/Nelson Room ]
Date: Wednesday, December 11th, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Storytime, Social, Culture/History
Description: Each month before the Original Voices Book Club, you're invited to enjoy the sound of the written word as we read a short story selection aloud. This month's selection is:
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Computer Classroom ]
Date: Wednesday, December 11th, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Computer
Description: CANCELLED The Internet and Social Media sites are filled with links to incorrect, inaccurate, and often harmful false reporting. Learn more about why they exist and ways to spot these fake stories in this tech talk. .
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Brody/Nelson Room ]
Date: Wednesday, December 11th, 2019
Start time: 7:30 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Social, Culture/History, Book Discussion
Description: The story of how Julia Child became...Julia Child. Autobiographical sketches, reminiscences, and photos, chronicle her time living in Paris, Marseille, and Provence, her training at Le Cordon Bleu, the writing of her cookbooks, and the filming of her series The French Chef. (culinary)
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Boardroom ]
Date: Thursday, December 12th, 2019
Start time: All Day
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Culture/History, Outreach
Description: Local History
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Art Gallery ]
Date: Thursday, December 12th, 2019
Start time: All Day
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Paintings and drawings by Aaron Gilbert Arnold.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ Noble Meeting Room ]
Date: Thursday, December 12th, 2019
Start time: 9:00 am
Age group: Adult
Event type: Culture/History
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, December 12th, 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, December 12th, 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. Ages 2-5
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ Meeting Room 1 ]
Date: Thursday, December 12th, 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, December 12th, 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, December 12th, 2019
Start time: 3:00 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! No snack service on days CHUH school district is closed. .
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Thursday, December 12th, 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: Lee Road Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Thursday, December 12th, 2019
Start time: 3:30 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Have you ever marveled over Van Gogh's Starry Night or Frida Kahlo's self-portraits? Get your hands on some oil pastels to recreate a modern masterpiece...or make one of your own. For ages 13-18.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Thursday, December 12th, 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: Thursday, December 12th, 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: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Thursday, December 12th, 2019
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: School Age
Event type: Art/Craft, Health/Well-being
Description: Make your own mallet. Build your own bat. Craft your own club. What could be wrong with that? Recycled materials will get a second life when you dream up and create your own piece of sports equipment to use on soft lightweight balls.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Children's Storytelling Room ]
Date: Thursday, December 12th, 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: University Heights Branch  [ Meeting Room 3 & 4 ]
Date: Thursday, December 12th, 2019
Start time: 5:30 pm
Age group: School Age
Event type: Social, Food/Gardening
Description: Attention all bakers! Beat the winter blues with baking! Join us this winter at University Heights Library for our monthly baking club. Each month we'll dive into a new recipe from cookies, cupcakes, and bread. Make new friends and expand your baking skills with this sweet program. For ages 8 and up
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Thursday, December 12th, 2019
Start time: 6:30 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Art/Craft, Culture/History, Film, Music
Description: Relive the excitement of Beatlemania as the Fab Four visit Cleveland for two of the wildest, out of control concerts in Beatles - and rock-n-roll - history. Author Dave Schwensen will take you back to the 1960s and go behind the scenes and on stage with the Fab Four with rare photos, films and more.
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Thursday, December 12th, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Health/Well-being
Description: Explore the use of essential oils to promote wellness and health. Essential oils are all natural plant extracts that can be useful in improving concentration, inducing sleep, relieving stress and soothing inflamed muscles.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Meeting Rooms A, B & Brody/Nelson ]
Date: Thursday, December 12th, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Culture/History
Description: LWV Public Forum: Bail Reform
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ Meeting Room 1 ]
Date: Thursday, December 12th, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Computer
Description: Lots of people are cutting the cord - getting rid of cable in favor of Internet-based ways to watch their favorite shows. Learn about streaming services (like Netflix & Hulu), connecting these services to your TV (like Roku, Apple TV & Fire stick), and more! Registration begins November 28.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Boardroom ]
Date: Friday, December 13th, 2019
Start time: All Day
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Culture/History, Outreach
Description: Local History
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Art Gallery ]
Date: Friday, December 13th, 2019
Start time: All Day
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Paintings and drawings by Aaron Gilbert Arnold.
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Friday, December 13th, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Storytime
Description: Join us for stories, rhymes, play, and exploration. Inspired by the work of Reggio Emilia educator, we will engage our hearts, hands, and minds in activities that connect us to stories, one another, and the world around us. Ages 2-5
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Friday, December 13th, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Children
Event type: Storytime
Description: Stories, songs, rhymes, and other surprises. For children ages 1-3.
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Friday, December 13th, 2019
Start time: 10:30 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Social
Description: Learn through playing in a tactile and sensory based extension to Explorastory. 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: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Friday, December 13th, 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: Lee Road Branch  [ Computer Classroom ]
Date: Friday, December 13th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Adult
Event type: Computer
Description: Google Drive is a powerful tool for companies, students, and everyone else. Learn how to easily create forms for surveys and more. Find out how Google Sheets can act as a free alternative to Microsoft Excel. Recommend Gmail account and experience with internet basics. Registration begins November 22
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Friday, December 13th, 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.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Children's Storytelling Room ]
Date: Friday, December 13th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Art/Craft, Storytime
Description: Drop in and chill out with some fun winter crafts.
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ Meeting Room 3 & 4 ]
Date: Friday, December 13th, 2019
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Children
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Help the library clean out our craft closet. Create one of a kind art work with all sorts of craft items. Bring your creativity for a fun time of crafting. Ages 2-5 with adult supervision.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Lobby ]
Date: Friday, December 13th, 2019
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Outreach
Description: The US Census Bureau is hiring census workers. Stop by the Lee Road branch to talk to a recruiter.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Friday, December 13th, 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: Friday, December 13th, 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, December 13th, 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: Lee Road Branch  [ Meeting Rooms A, B & Brody/Nelson ]
Date: Friday, December 13th, 2019
Start time: 6:30 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Film
Description: Follow Julie (Amy Adams) as she cooks her way through Julia's (Meryl Streep) French cookbook. Witness Julia's creation of that cookbook. Based on Julia Child's memoir My Life in France & Julie Powell's memoir Julie & Julia. 2009. 2 hrs 3 min. (culinary)
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Levey Room ]
Date: Friday, December 13th, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Book Discussion, Social
Description: From high-brow to low and everything in-between, this discussion group features rousing dialogue on artistic styles, favorite writers, and contemporary political and social topics. Lights snacks provided, must be 16+ to participate. No registration required!
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Boardroom ]
Date: Saturday, December 14th, 2019
Start time: All Day
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Culture/History, Outreach
Description: Local History
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Art Gallery ]
Date: Saturday, December 14th, 2019
Start time: All Day
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Paintings and drawings by Aaron Gilbert Arnold.
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Saturday, December 14th, 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: University Heights Branch  [ Meeting Room 3 ]
Date: Saturday, December 14th, 2019
Start time: 10:30 am
Age group: Adult
Event type: Health/Well-being
Description: Discuss and explore gender identities outside the traditional gender binary while providing support and insight to each other. Group is open to anyone 18+ (including, but not limited to: genderqueer, queer, gender non-conforming, non-binary gender, bigender, agender, transgender, etc.).
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Children's Storytelling Room ]
Date: Saturday, December 14th, 2019
Start time: 10:30 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Storytime
Description: Hear stories, sing songs, and do a little dancing too! Bring the entire family and get in on the action. Books, music, and activities help develop early literacy skills during our weekly reading adventure. Story stop is for preschoolers of all ages.
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Saturday, December 14th, 2019
Start time: 1:00 pm
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Storytime
Description: Join us for hot chocolate and stories as part of the Coventry Village Holiday Festival.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Lobby ]
Date: Saturday, December 14th, 2019
Start time: 1:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Outreach
Description: The US Census Bureau is hiring census workers. Stop by the Lee Road branch to talk to a recruiter.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Children's Storytelling Room ]
Date: Saturday, December 14th, 2019
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Children, Family, School Age
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Celebrate winter as we make cool crafts that are seasonal and spiffy!
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Saturday, December 14th, 2019
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Storytime
Description: Join us for hot chocolate and stories as part of the Coventry Village Holiday Festival.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Art Gallery ]
Date: Sunday, December 15th, 2019
Start time: All Day
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Paintings and drawings by Aaron Gilbert Arnold.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ Noble Meeting Room ]
Date: Sunday, December 15th, 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: University Heights Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Sunday, December 15th, 2019
Start time: 1:30 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Social
Description: The adventure continues! Join us on our fantasy quest. Who knows where we'll go this time? Critical Hit Games will be working with us to introduce new players to this exciting world. No experience is necessary! Ages 12-17
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Lobby ]
Date: Sunday, December 15th, 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. Held in the Lee Road Lobby. Drop-in service; no registration required.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Art Gallery ]
Date: Monday, December 16th, 2019
Start time: All Day
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Paintings and drawings by Aaron Gilbert Arnold.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Monday, December 16th, 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, December 16th, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Storytime
Description: Hear stories, sing songs, and do a little dancing too! Bring the entire family and get in on the action. Books, music, and activities help develop early literacy skills during our weekly reading adventure. Story stop is for preschoolers of all ages.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Children's Storytelling Room ]
Date: Monday, December 16th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Storytime
Description: Hear stories, sing songs, and do a little dancing too! Bring the entire family and get in on the action. Books, music, and activities help develop early literacy skills during our weekly reading adventure. Story stop is for preschoolers of all ages.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Monday, December 16th, 2019
Start time: 1:00 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. All are welcome.
Branch: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Monday, December 16th, 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, December 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: Lee Road Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Monday, December 16th, 2019
Start time: 3:30 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Social
Description: Join us every Monday in the Teen Spot to take a turn on the PS4 or Wii U. For ages 13-18.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Monday, December 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: Coventry Village Branch  [ Coventry Meeting Room ]
Date: Monday, December 16th, 2019
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Teen
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Need a last-minute gift this holiday season? Want to instill a sense of fear and/or delight in your loved ones? This year, give the gift of monster art! We'll repurpose old thrift store landscapes with the addition of you own monster creations. Registration begins 12/02/2019
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Children's Storytelling Room ]
Date: Monday, December 16th, 2019
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Children, School Age
Event type: Storytime
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: Lee Road Branch  [ Brody/Nelson Room ]
Date: Monday, December 16th, 2019
Start time: 6:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Staff Use
Description: Library Board of Trustees Meeting
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Meeting Room A ]
Date: Monday, December 16th, 2019
Start time: 6:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Social, Health/Well-being, Art/Craft
Description: Please note - DATE HAS BEEN CHANGED TO MONDAY, DECEMBER 2. For more information, or to register, please call Ms. DiSenna AT 216-844-121
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ Meeting Room 3 & 4 ]
Date: Monday, December 16th, 2019
Start time: 6:00 pm
Age group: School Age
Event type: Food/Gardening, Art/Craft
Description: Attention all builders and architects! Join us for a sticky sweet construction challenge. Do you have what it takes to create a sturdy edible house out of frosting, graham crackers and pretzels? Come find out! Ages 7 and up. Registration is required.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Monday, December 16th, 2019
Start time: 6:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Health/Well-being
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: Lee Road Branch  [ Computer Classroom ]
Date: Monday, December 16th, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Computer
Description: What is a Podcast? How do I listen to Podcasts? Why are Podcasts so popular? All these questions and more answered. Get hooked into one of the fastest growing entertainment trend. Registration begins December 2.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Art Gallery ]
Date: Tuesday, December 17th, 2019
Start time: All Day
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Paintings and drawings by Aaron Gilbert Arnold.
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ Noble Meeting Room ]
Date: Tuesday, December 17th, 2019
Start time: 9:00 am
Age group: Adult
Event type: Culture/History
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, December 17th, 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, December 17th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Children, Family
Event type: Storytime
Description: Teh same great experience you get from Story Stop, but 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, December 17th, 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, December 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: Tuesday, December 17th, 2019
Start time: 3:00 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! No snack service on days CHUH school district is closed. .
Branch: Noble Neighborhood Branch  [ No location specified ]
Date: Tuesday, December 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  [ Children's Storytelling Room ]
Date: Tuesday, December 17th, 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, December 17th, 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, December 17th, 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, December 17th, 2019
Start time: 6:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Culture/History, Health/Well-being
Description: An informal ESL class offered to those learning English as a second language. No registration necessary.
Branch: University Heights Branch  [ Meeting Room 3 & 4 ]
Date: Tuesday, December 17th, 2019
Start time: 6:30 pm
Age group: Children, Teen, School Age
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Love the ambiance of a burning candle? Need a great personalized gift for a loved one during the holidays or that special someone on Valentine's Day? Come join us for two evenings to make a candle that will fill your senses with delight and warm up your winter nights! Registration opens Dec 3rd.
Branch: Out of building  [ Out of building ]
Date: Tuesday, December 17th, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Book Discussion
Description: Join our lively monthly book club! We will be reading great books, both modern and classic, and partaking in engaging discussions. We will be meeting at the Tavern Co. - 2299 Lee Rd.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Computer Classroom ]
Date: Tuesday, December 17th, 2019
Start time: 7:00 pm
Age group: Adult
Event type: Computer
Description: Google, Amazon, Apple, Samsung, and Microsoft all have different virtual assistants - voice activated computer programs that can help you complete tasks. In this class, we will discuss the different virtual assistants, what they can do, and potential privacy concerns. Registration begins December 3.
Branch: Lee Road Branch  [ Art Gallery ]
Date: Wednesday, December 18th, 2019
Start time: All Day
Age group: All Ages
Event type: Art/Craft
Description: Paintings and drawings by Aaron Gilbert Arnold.