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Grandparents Festival

Families

2019-09-07 10:00:00 2019-09-07 17:00:00 America/New_York Grandparents Festival Celebrate everything that grandparents and grand-friends do for families. Activities, crafts, family portraits, resources for seniors & children, refreshments, prizes. See full description for more! Parma Branch

Saturday, September 07
10:00am - 5:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-09-07 10:00:00 2019-09-07 17:00:00 America/New_York Grandparents Festival Celebrate everything that grandparents and grand-friends do for families. Activities, crafts, family portraits, resources for seniors & children, refreshments, prizes. See full description for more! Parma Branch

Celebrate everything that grandparents and grand-friends do for families. Activities, crafts, family portraits, resources for seniors & children, refreshments, prizes. See full description for more!

This Grandparents Day weekend, celebrate everything that grandparents and grand-friends do for their families.  Enjoy crafts and activities for families with children in Preschool - Grade 5, community resources for seniors and children, health resources with UH Parma Medical Center, family portraits, light refreshments and door prizes.  The venue is indoors and entirely handicap accessible.

Timed Activities

10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.      Cleveland Orchestra - Instrument Discovery Zone
                                             Drop in to explore instruments with musicians.

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.      Mural Project with Artist Jim Gill
                                             Contribute to the big art piece. Activities in Children's Room all day.

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.       Water Science Activity with Cleveland Metroparks
                                             Watershed Stewardship Center at West Creek
                                             Drop in to explore science with a Naturalist.

1:00 p.m.                             Healthy Snacks on the Go
                                             Cooking demonstration and samples. Seating is first come, first served.

2:00 p.m.                             Grand Families Storytime
                                             Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories about grandparents.

3:00 p.m.                             Healthy Snacks on the Go
                                             Cooking demonstration and samples.  Seating is first come, first served.

3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.         Herps Alive - Meet the Reptiles
                                             Drop in to meet live reptiles and talk with the handlers.

Free and open to all. Registration for festival is suggested; include an email address to receive an email reminder with link to this page.

Sponsored by the Friends of Parma Libraries.  A big thank you to donors, Holden Forests & Gardens, The Cleveland Orchestra, and Royal Oak Skilled Nursing & Rehab Center.

Participants may be recorded and/or surveyed to capture program’s effectiveness. More information can be found here.

Location Information and Directions
Parma Branch, Cuyahoga County Public Library, 6996 Powers Blvd.  The library is next to Donna Smallwood Activities Center and across the street from UH Parma Medical Center Emergency Room.  Enter on the north side of the building.  Need help to find us?  Call 440-885-5362.

Carpool drop-off and handicap parking located at library entrance.  Parking to north, east and west of library.

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Parma Branch

parmgr@cuyahogalibrary.org
Phone: 440.885.5362
Fax: 440.884.2263
Branch manager
Holly Camino

Hours
Mon, Sep 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Sep 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Sep 23 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Sep 24 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Sep 25 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Sep 26 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Sep 27 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

Passport processing and photo services are available at this location 7 days a week, no appointment necessary.

Upcoming events

Fri, Sep 25, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Sep 28, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Sep 28, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Tue, Sep 29, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Tue, Sep 29, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Technology Learning Center (16)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Wed, Sep 30, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Thu, Oct 01, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Thu, Oct 01, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Technology Learning Center (16)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Fri, Oct 02, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Homework Center (49)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Oct 05, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Oct 05, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Tue, Oct 06, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Tue, Oct 06, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Technology Learning Center (16)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Wed, Oct 07, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Thu, Oct 08, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Thu, Oct 08, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Technology Learning Center (16)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Fri, Oct 09, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Homework Center (49)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Oct 12, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Oct 12, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Tue, Oct 13, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Tue, Oct 13, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Technology Learning Center (16)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Wed, Oct 14, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Thu, Oct 15, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Thu, Oct 15, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Technology Learning Center (16)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Fri, Oct 16, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Homework Center (49)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Oct 19, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Oct 19, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Tue, Oct 20, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Tue, Oct 20, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Technology Learning Center (16)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Canceled
Tue, Oct 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Develop your pysanky skills at the midpoint between Easters - eggs aren't just for spring any more!

Wed, Oct 21, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Thu, Oct 22, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room B (100)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Thu, Oct 22, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Technology Learning Center (16)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Thu, Oct 22, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Share your poetry with amateur and seasoned poets alike in a comfortable setting.

Fri, Oct 23, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Homework Center (49)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.