Library Corner

Posted 7/29/18

Help for the HomelessThe library is partnering with The Caring Place to provide additional resources for our homeless patrons. A licensed clinical social worker will be on site Monday from 1:30 to …

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Library Corner


Help for the Homeless

The library is partnering with The Caring Place to provide additional resources for our homeless patrons. A licensed clinical social worker will be on site Monday from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. in the downstairs study area  to meet with individuals needing assistance. If the study rooms are not available, she will see clients in the Carmichael Room. If you or someone you know is in need of help, don’t miss this opportunity.

Teen Zone Gaming

Join us for drop-in Wii and X-Box gaming in the Teen Zone! Ages 13-17. We'll have Mario Kart, Super Smash Bros, Just Dance, and more! You may bring an E-rated multiplayer game to share. Email teenzone@clevelandlibrary,org for more information. Meets 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Monday in the Teen Zone.


Need to get in shape?  Join us for free classes offered every Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at 8:10 a.m.

Preschool Story Time

Lively story time for ages 3 to 5 years, with crafts, music and stories. Meets Tuesday from 10:30 to 11  a.m. in the Community Room and again on Friday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Adult Movie Matinee

Chicago 2002. PG-13. 1 hour and 53 minutes. Nightclub sensation Velma murders her philandering husband, and Chicago's slickest lawyer, Billy Flynn, is set to defend her. But when Roxie  also winds up in prison, Billy takes on her case as well -- turning her into a media circus of headlines. Neither woman will be outdone in their fight against each other and the public for fame and celebrity.  Stars Catherine Zeta-Jones, Richard Gere and Renee' Zellweger. Meets Tuesday in the Community Room from 2  to 4  p.m. Ages 18 and over.

Summer Movie Matinee & Gaming

Little Mermaid - Rated G | 83 minutes, followed by video and board games for the family. followed by video and board games for the family. Meets Wednesday in the Community Room from 2  to 5:30 p.m.

Baby Bookworms

time for ages birth to 3 years old – stories, music and fun activities! Meets Thursday from 10 a.m. to noon and again at 1  to  2  p.m. in the Community Room.

Teen Anime Club

Join us for anime and Japanese snacks! This month, we'll begin the series Fullmetal Alchemist. This program meets Thursday in the Community Room and ends at 6:30. Ages 13-17 only. Please email with questions.

Mid-Day Build

All ages are welcome to a Lego building event Friday  at 12:15 p.m. in the Community Room. Come build with us!

Family Story Time

Join us for fun stories for the whole family with craft activities. Meets in the Community Room Saturday from noon to 2 p.m.

The Book Nook

Don’t forget to stop by the Book Nook the next time you visit the library!  Friends of the Library operates and maintains the Nook, where you can find gently used fiction and non-fiction books at bargain prices.  Science Fiction, Mystery and Fantasy sections have all been recently added to the FOLA collection. Each month special sales are displayed on the table in the Book Nook area.  Check out special savings this month on Children's and Teen materials. The Book Nook is located near the General Fiction department on the first floor.

Collectible Books

Stop by the display of antique and collectible books on the main floor lobby the next time you visit the library. A book is provided for silent auction bids if you are interested in purchasing.

Writers Group

Are you a published or aspiring writer?  Then we want you for our new creative writers’ group at the library.  If you would like to be part of a writers’ group, please call 423-472-2163 ext. 141 or email to sign up.

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