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About the branch

Upcoming events

Canceled
Warrensville Heights Branch
Wed, Nov 22, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Mayfield Branch
Wed, Nov 22, 9:00am - 3:00pm
A Veterans Service Commission representative will be present from 9 AM to 3 PM to assist with the following and many other issues: discuss and/or help file for various VA benefits and claims temporary financial assistance transportation (bus tickets) for VA medical appointments. For more information please call 216-698-2600.

Mayfield Branch
Wed, Nov 22, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Parma Branch - Study Room 1
Wed, Nov 22, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Fairview Park Branch
Wed, Nov 22, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Maple Heights Branch
Wed, Nov 22, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

North Royalton Branch - Resource Room (30)
Wed, Nov 22, 9:30am - 11:30am
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center Aspire Program offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:30-11:30am at the North Royalton Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Wed, Nov 22, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program.

Solon Branch - Story/Craft Room (25)
Wed, Nov 22, 9:30am - 9:50am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Wed, Nov 22, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Conference Room A (24)
Wed, Nov 22, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Fairview Park Branch - Meeting Room (A & B) (80)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Join us for a story followed by songs and movement activities. Infants toddlers preschoolers and their caregivers are welcome.

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:25am
Caregivers and their children ages birth to 35 months may join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Mayfield Branch - Story/Craft Room (80)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 19 - 35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Gates Mills Branch - Meeting Room (24)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for books songs rhymes and fingerplays for all ages with a caregiver.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room B (21)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Solon Branch - Meeting Room (75)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Classes are designed for non-native speakers of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking reading and writing and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138. This class is for beginners.

Brecksville Branch - Storytime Room (40)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Strongsville Branch - Storytime Room (60)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers & their children ages Birth -18 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Classes are designed for non-native speakers of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking writing reading and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

Mayfield Branch - Medium Meeting Room (60)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language. Classes are provided through the Tri-C ABLE Program. For more information or to register please visit www.tri-c.edu/able-ged-esol/ or call 216-987-2135.

Olmsted Falls Branch - Meeting Room A & B (54)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten: Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft Room (50)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers & their children ages Birth -18 months Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Middleburg Heights Branch - Children's Activity Room (12)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers and their children ages Birth-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

North Olmsted Branch - Story Room (100)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers & their children ages Birth -18 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Bay Village Branch - Story Room (30)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers & their children ages Birth-18 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Parma Branch - Story/Craft Room (49)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Chagrin Falls Branch - Story Craft Room (74)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
All ages with adult caregiver Join us for stories songs and fingerplays.

Beachwood Branch
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories. For caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months

Parma-Snow Branch - Story/Craft Room (75)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Independence Branch - Storytime/Craft Room (12)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers and their children ages Birth-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Berea Branch - Storytime Room (100)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Parma Branch - Conference Room C (35)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Explore your creativity with teaching artist Bernie D'Ettorre. The goal of this eight week watercolor painting workshop is to introduce the complexities of watercolor painting and the necessary steps and techniques to succeed in any two-dimensional art form. The basic structure and design techniques you will learn in these workshops can be utilized in any art medium be it oil pastels or acrylics. Participants will show their finished work at a special exhibit and reception on December 2 at 2:00 PM. The workshops are especially for adults age 55 and over. The workshop series is FREE but registration is required and begins on TUESDAY AUGUST 1 AT 9:00 AM. Interested participants must be able to attend all eight workshops to register for this event. Call 440-885-5362 for more information. Teaching artist Bernie D'Ettorre is a signature member of the Ohio Watercolor Society. She has participated in one-woman shows as well as juried events including winning Best of Show - Lakewood Art League (2010 and 2011) and Best of Show Watercolor - Westlake Art League (2013). Bernie's work has been displayed at many local galleries corporate centers and private collections in Ohio California and England. She has taught watercolor classes at the Beck Center for the Arts in Lakewood and BAYarts in Bay Village. This program is supported in part by the Friends of the Parma Libraries.
This event is full

Solon Branch - Story/Craft Room (25)
Wed, Nov 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Caregivers & their children ages Birth -18 months Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Brecksville Branch - Storytime Room (40)
Wed, Nov 22, 11:00am - 11:20am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Wed, Nov 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3 - 5 (not in kindergarten) may join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Mayfield Branch - Story/Craft Room (80)
Wed, Nov 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Independence Branch - Storytime/Craft Room (12)
Wed, Nov 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Parma Branch - Story/Craft Room (49)
Wed, Nov 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Wed, Nov 22, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Brooklyn Branch - Storytime Room (40)
Wed, Nov 22, All day
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not yet in Kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Strongsville Branch
Wed, Nov 22, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Parma-Snow Branch
Wed, Nov 22, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Beachwood Branch
Wed, Nov 22, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories. For caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not yet in kindergarten.

North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft Room (50)
Wed, Nov 22, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Caregivers & their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Parma-Snow Branch - Story/Craft/Resource Room (125)
Wed, Nov 22, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Come and play with Makey-Makeys--the invention kit for everyone. We'll set up a banana piano and a play-doh game controller and then you can build even more crazy creations. Learn about electricity and basic circuits in fun and amazing ways. Parents please sign a release form prior to program. For grades k-5. Sponsored by the Friends of the Parma Libraries and with a special thanks to a generous donor for the Makey-Makeys. Registration required.
This event is full

Garfield Heights Branch
Wed, Nov 22, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Wed, Nov 22, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Parma-Snow Branch
Wed, Nov 22, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Kids Cafe Kids 0-18 are welcome to join us for a free brown-bag meal courtesy of the Greater Cleveland Foodbank. While supplies last. No registration.

Gates Mills Branch - Meeting Room (24)
Wed, Nov 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us for an hour of building Legos. We supply the LEGO bricks you supply the imagination. This event is open to children 5 and up. Families can build as a team if they want. Note: Register the child's name and age who will be attending. Enter caregiver's phone number. If siblings or friends will be building together please register online only once by listing each participant's name on the same line.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Wed, Nov 22, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals to children after school.

Bay Village Branch
Wed, Nov 22, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees! Every Wednesday evening from 5:30-8:30 PM.

Mayfield Branch
Wed, Nov 22, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Attend an orientation for the Innovation Center at the Mayfield Branch Library.

Beachwood Branch
Wed, Nov 22, 6:45pm - 7:15pm
Wear your PJs and join us for fun stories songs and fingerplays. For caregivers and their children ages 18 months to 5 years.

Mayfield Branch - Story/Craft Room (80)
Wed, Nov 22, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Caregivers and their children ages 19 months to 5 years not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Canceled
Berea Branch
Thu, Nov 23, 5:45pm - 8:45pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Canceled
North Olmsted Branch
Thu, Nov 23, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 6:45-8:45 at the North Olmsted Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Canceled
Mayfield Branch
Thu, Nov 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Our Innovation Center Orientation starts promptly at 7:00 pm and lasts 30 or 45 minutes. Please bring your library card or photo ID. Children under 18 must attend with a parent or other responsible adult.

Parma Branch
Fri, Nov 24, All day
Drop in and make a craft to take home. Make-and-takes are available until supplies run out. Sponsored by the Friends of Parma Libraries.

Mayfield Branch
Fri, Nov 24, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Parma Branch - Study Room 1
Fri, Nov 24, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Canceled
Middleburg Heights Branch
Fri, Nov 24, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Canceled
Warrensville Heights Branch
Fri, Nov 24, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Maple Heights Branch
Fri, Nov 24, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Fairview Park Branch - Meeting Room (A & B) (80)
Fri, Nov 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Infants and toddlers along with their caregivers are invited to join us for a fun play group program. Registration required.

North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft Room (50)
Fri, Nov 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers & their children ages 19-35 months Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Bay Village Branch - Story Room (30)
Fri, Nov 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
All ages with adult caregiver. Join us for stories songs and fingerplays.

Canceled
Southeast Branch
Fri, Nov 24, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Geared toward those who are new to electronic communication this class shows how to create send and organize emails as well as attach files to messages.

Strongsville Branch - Meeting Rooms A & B (150)
Fri, Nov 24, 10:15am - 3:15pm
In just an hour of your time you can help save up to three lives. Make sure hospital patients get the treatment they need. Donate blood today. For more information or to make an appointment visit www.redcrossblood.org or call the American Red Cross at (216)431-3010.

North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft Room (50)
Fri, Nov 24, 11:00am - 11:30am
Caregivers & their children age 19-35 months Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories

Orange Branch
Fri, Nov 24, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Garfield Heights Branch
Fri, Nov 24, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Fri, Nov 24, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Canceled
Southeast Branch
Fri, Nov 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. No registration is required but attendance may be limited due to space considerations. In partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art

Parma Branch
Sat, Nov 25, All day
Drop in and make a craft to take home. Make-and-takes are available until supplies run out. Sponsored by the Friends of Parma Libraries.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Meeting Room A (97)
Sat, Nov 25, 9:00am - 3:30pm
Find a wonderful selection of bargains at our book sale. All types of materials for all age groups will be available. Proceeds help support library programming.

Garfield Heights Branch - Recording Studio
Sat, Nov 25, 9:30am - 10:30am
Drop in studio orientations. Audio studio orientation from 9:30-10:00 a.m. Video studio orientation from 10:00-10:30 a.m.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Sat, Nov 25, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks audiobooks magazines movies and music from our digital collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the library and our staff will get you started. Our digital collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Warrensville Heights Branch - Technology Learning Center (16)
Sat, Nov 25, 10:00am - 1:00pm
To understand who you are you need to know your family first. Join Genealogy Tracers and learn ways to search the mysteries of your ancestors.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room B (21)
Sat, Nov 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
All ages with adult caregiver. Join us for stories songs and fingerplays.

Southeast Branch - Small Meeting Room (15)
Sat, Nov 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
For caregivers and their children ages Birth-8 years old. Join us for rhymes fingerplays and stories.

Parma-Snow Branch
Sat, Nov 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Attend an orientation for the Innovation Center at the Parma-Snow Branch Library and learn to use the equipment and software in the space. Be sure to bring your library card or a photo ID. No registration is required. Orientations begin promptly at 10:00 AM. Customers who arrive beyond 10 minutes of the start time will be asked to attend the next orientation date.

Solon Branch - Story/Craft Room (25)
Sat, Nov 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
All ages with adult caregiver Join us for stories songs and fingerplays.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Sat, Nov 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Attend an orientation to become a user of the Jack Joseph and Morton Mandel Memory Lab at the South-Euclid Lyndhurst Branch. Learn about the equipment and software in the space. Be sure to bring your library card or a photo ID. No registration is required. Orientations begin promptly. Customers who arrive beyond 10 minutes of the start time will be asked to attend the next orientation date.

Mayfield Branch
Sat, Nov 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
Attend an orientation for the Innovation Center at the Mayfield Branch Library.

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Sat, Nov 25, 10:30am - 3:00pm
In just an hour of your time you can help save up to three lives. Make sure hospital patients get the treatment they need. Donate blood today. For more information or to make an appointment visit www.redcrossblood.org or call the American Red Cross at (216)431-3010.

Berea Branch - Storytime Room (100)
Sat, Nov 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Caregivers and their children ages 19 months to 5 years not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Fairview Park Branch - Storytime Room (15)
Sat, Nov 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for stories songs and fingerplays. All ages with adult caregiver.

Berea Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Sat, Nov 25, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Sculpt your own story using Stop Motion for iPad. Bring a flashdrive to save your movie.

Parma Branch - Story/Craft Room (49)
Sat, Nov 25, 11:00am - 11:25am
All ages with adult caregiver. Join us for stories songs and fingerplays.

North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft/Resource Room Combined (80)
Sat, Nov 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Have a great time dancing and moving to music with beanbags shaker eggs and more! Ages 2-5 with their families. Registration required. A Release and hold Harmless form must be signed prior to class.

Solon Branch - Story/Craft Room (25)
Sat, Nov 25, 11:00am - 1:30pm
Citizenship Class

Brook Park Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Sat, Nov 25, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Come play the popular card game Magic: The Gathering! Play in a variety of styles and formats; be it a one-on-one duel two-headed giant or free-for-all from Commander to cube drafting even Planechase Wizard's Tower or team up against the Zombie Horde this is a casual gathering for all ages and skill levels (game may not be suitable for children under 10). Beginners welcome!

Brooklyn Branch - Combined Meeting Room/Conference Room (100)
Sat, Nov 25, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Celebrate the upcoming Star Wars film "The Last Jedi" as well as support the US Marine Corps Reserve's annual Toys for Tots toy drive. We'll have activities for the whole family including a showing of the film "Star Wars: Rogue One." A special raffle will be held for all families who donate a new and unused toy on the day of the event.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room A (58)
Sat, Nov 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
For grades K - 5. Come build with us! We supply the bricks you supply the imagination. Registration required.

Fairview Park Branch - Meeting Room (A & B) (80)
Sat, Nov 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
The Adult Services Department of the Fairview Park Branch Library of Cuyahoga County Public Library will host Holiday Gift Wrapping Tips. You shopped and now it's time to wrap. Learn some wrapping tips while you wrap your holiday gifts and relax to holiday music. Supplies provided. Attendees must be Adults age 18 and older. Registration required. Sponsored by The Friends of the Fairview Park Branch.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Sat, Nov 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Interested in learning with NASA scientists? Each session we'll explore a different aspect of the interdisciplinary fields in aerospace engineering. The NASA-run series will involve basic intermediate and advanced skills exploring subjects such as aerodynamics orbital mechanics and structural mechanics through various fun and engaging hands-on projects. Students will also have the opportunity to learn about the basics of astronomy piloting an airplane and designing a rocket for space exploration through computer simulations. Release form signed by parent or guardian is required. Participants may be recorded and/or surveyed to capture programs effectiveness. More information can be found at cuyahogalibrary.org/parent-options. For Ages 11-18. Please register.
This event is full

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Sat, Nov 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Interested in programming with real NASA scientists? Each session we'll explore computer programming with different technologies like Scratch Lego Mindstorms and Makey Makeys.

Parma Branch
Sun, Nov 26, All day
Drop in and make a craft to take home. Make-and-takes are available until supplies run out. Sponsored by the Friends of Parma Libraries.

Solon Branch - Meeting Room (75)
Sun, Nov 26, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Art show opening for artist Josh Smith.

Mayfield Branch
Mon, Nov 27, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Parma Branch - Study Room 1
Mon, Nov 27, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Fairview Park Branch
Mon, Nov 27, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Fairview Park Branch
Mon, Nov 27, 9:00am - 3:00pm
A Veterans Service Commission representative will be present from 9 AM to 3 PM to assist with the following and many other issues: discuss and/or help file for various VA benefits and claims temporary financial assistance transportation (bus tickets) for VA medical appointments. For more information please call 216-698-2600.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Large Quiet Study Room (20)
Mon, Nov 27, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Maple Heights Branch
Mon, Nov 27, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

North Royalton Branch - Resource Room (30)
Mon, Nov 27, 9:30am - 11:30am
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center Aspire Program offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:30-11:30am at the North Royalton Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Mon, Nov 27, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Mon, Nov 27, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Conference Room A (24)
Mon, Nov 27, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Mon, Nov 27, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room B (21)
Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:25am
Caregivers & their children ages Birth -18 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Brecksville Branch - Meeting Room
Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers & their children ages Birth - 18 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Strongsville Branch - Storytime Room (60)
Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers & their children ages Birth -18 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Solon Branch - Meeting Room (75)
Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Classes are designed for non-native speakers of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking reading and writing and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138. This class is for beginners.

Orange Branch - Youth Programming Room (40)
Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages Birth -35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Classes are designed for non-native speakers of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking writing reading and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

Mayfield Branch - Medium Meeting Room (60)
Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language. Classes are provided through the Tri-C ABLE Program. For more information or to register please visit www.tri-c.edu/able-ged-esol/ or call 216-987-2135.

Chagrin Falls Branch - Story Craft Room (74)
Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Bay Village Branch - Story Room (30)
Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:25am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Parma Branch - Story/Craft Room (49)
Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers & their children ages Birth - 18 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

North Olmsted Branch - Story Room (100)
Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers and their children ages Birth 35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Beachwood Branch
Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:30am
Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories. For aregivers and their children ages 19-35 months.

Garfield Heights Branch
Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:45am
Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories. Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in Kindergarten.

Independence Branch - Storytime/Craft Room (12)
Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers and their children ages Birth-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Fairview Park Branch - Storytime Room (15)
Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:25am
For caregivers and their children 19-35 months. Join us as we share books rhymes songs and fingerplays.

Middleburg Heights Branch - Children's Activity Room (12)
Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 305 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Storytime Room (125)
Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Orange Branch - Youth Programming Room (40)
Mon, Nov 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
After Baby & Toddler Storytimes join us for a special playtime.

Maple Heights Branch - Homework Center (100)
Mon, Nov 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Grades 1-5. Students will be inspired to use creative ingenuity to explore and experiment through a variety of hands-on activities.

North Royalton Branch
Mon, Nov 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Browse multimedia titles and join library staff for a session of book-talking and program promotion during our monthly visit to the North Royalton Senior Center (located at 13500 Ridge Road).

Strongsville Branch - Storytime Room (60)
Mon, Nov 27, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

North Royalton Branch - Large Meeting Room 121 & 122 (160)
Mon, Nov 27, 1:30pm - 6:30pm
In just an hour of your time you can help save up to three lives. Make sure hospital patients get the treatment they need. Donate blood today. For more information or to make an appointment visit www.redcrossblood.org or call the American Red Cross at (216)431-3010.

North Olmsted Branch - Story Room (100)
Mon, Nov 27, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in Kindergarten Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Solon Branch - Conference Room (12)
Mon, Nov 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Need help downloading library ebooks eaudiobooks or magazines? To make an appointment call 440-248-8777. Please bring your device and any associated passwords.

Strongsville Branch - Conference Room (40)
Mon, Nov 27, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
The Monday Afternoon Book Discussion meets at 2:30 p.m. on the 4th Monday of each month. No registration required. New members always welcome. We welcome all adults interested in reading and discussing great books! Our November discussion title will be They May Not Mean to But They Do: a Novel by Cathleen Schine. Copies of the book will be available for check-out at the circulation desk.

Garfield Heights Branch
Mon, Nov 27, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Storytime Room (125)
Mon, Nov 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for experiments movies food fun or a combination of all of the above. Learn something new meet a new friend and never be bored again with Tween Time! For those in grades 4-6. Parents must sign a release and hold harmless form which will be good for the whole semester. The form can be found here: www.cuyahogalibrary.org/parent-options Participants may be recorded and/or surveyed to capture programs effectiveness. More information can be found at the above link.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Mon, Nov 27, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Parma-Snow Branch
Mon, Nov 27, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Kids Cafe Kids 0-18 are welcome to join us for a free brown-bag meal courtesy of the Greater Cleveland Foodbank. While supplies last. No registration.

Beachwood Branch
Mon, Nov 27, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories. For aregivers and their children ages 19-35 months.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Mon, Nov 27, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
The Library isnt just a place where students can DO their homework. Our branches actually offer homework HELP. Students in grades K-8 are invited to visit one of our 10 Homework Centers for free after-school help with: Language Arts Math Reading Science Social Studies

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Mon, Nov 27, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning September 1 2017.

Parma Branch - Teen (49)
Mon, Nov 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Gr. 5-8th graders are invited to join our afterschool Maker Monday Program. Our teen space will be transformed into a space for creating tinkering and building. Dates are: 9/11 9/18 9/25/ 10/2 10/9 10/16 10/23 10/30 11/6 11/13 11/20 11/27 12/4 12/11. Join us for a special kick-off/orientation event on *September 11 for parents and students from 4-6 pm. Light dinner served after orientation at this event. Maker Stations Days will include activities such as: Paper Crafts: Duct tape coloring Maker Care: Card making for hospice patents cat blanket for the animal shelter Building: Brick Building and Minecraft challenges Technology: Green Screen Stop Motion LED Flowers Makey Makey Lab Social-Emotional learning skills with Ohio Guidestone Staff. Featuring Special Program Days including: Glowing Greetings DoodleBOTs Video Game Coding & more! with Gigalearn Zine Making with Lake Erie Ink Program is funded by Starting Point Grant in collaboration with OhioGuidestone *Registration and parental consent forms required for participation.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Mon, Nov 27, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning in early September.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Mon, Nov 27, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students don't just DO their homework in our branches. They receive FREE homework assistance from trainedstaff through our after-schoolHomework Centers and Homework Mentorsprograms for students in grades K-8.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Mon, Nov 27, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals to children after school.

Maple Heights Branch - Storytime Room (30)
Mon, Nov 27, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Explore peace & create a scroll with the Cleveland Museum of Art. Get free art supplies too! Your scroll will be displayed at the Cleveland Museum of Art on MLK Day! Nov 13 & 27, Dec 11

Warrensville Heights Branch
Mon, Nov 27, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room C (50)
Mon, Nov 27, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks audiobooks magazines movies and music from Our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Parma Branch - Large Meeting Room B (60)
Mon, Nov 27, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Citizenship Class

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room A (58)
Mon, Nov 27, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Independence Branch - Storytime/Craft Room (12)
Mon, Nov 27, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
Caregivers and their children ages Birth-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

North Royalton Branch - Resource Room (30)
Mon, Nov 27, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center Aspire Program offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30-8:30pm at the North Royalton Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Story/Craft Room (58)
Mon, Nov 27, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
All ages with adult caregiver Join us for stories songs and fingerplays.

Parma-Snow Branch - Story/Craft/Resource Room (125)
Mon, Nov 27, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Join us for a fun hands-on art experience. In this program we will focus on sculpture with both paper and clay. For kids and families grades K-5th grade. Please register.
This event is full

Fairview Park Branch - Storytime Room (15)
Mon, Nov 27, 6:45pm - 7:10pm
Join us as we share rhymes songs fingerplays and books for babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Mon, Nov 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program.

Strongsville Branch - Meeting Rooms A & B (150)
Mon, Nov 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us as we upcycle some old books and turn them into a beautiful book wreath you can use for any occasion in your home.
This event is full

North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft Room (50)
Mon, Nov 27, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Caregivers & their children ages Birth - 35 months Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Parma Branch - Story/Craft Room (49)
Mon, Nov 27, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
All ages with adult caregiver. Join us for stories songs and fingerplays.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Large Quiet Study Room (20)
Mon, Nov 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Step up to the mic and express yourself! Hosted by Uplyff.

Brecksville Branch - Storytime Room (40)
Mon, Nov 27, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
All ages with adult caregiver. Join us for stories songs and fingerplays.

Parma Branch - Conference Room C (35)
Mon, Nov 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
A casual conversation group where native English speakers are paired with new speakers to practice conversation skills. Refreshments discussion prompts and conversation tools will be provided. No registered required drop in as often as you wish. Sponsored by the Friends of Parma Libraries.

Berea Branch - Storytime Room (100)
Mon, Nov 27, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Caregivers and their children ages 19 months to 5 years not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Mon, Nov 27, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Classes sponsored by Polaris Career Center. We partner with local Adult Basic and Literacy Education (ABLE) organizations to provide free adult (ages 19+up) GED classes in our branch. Please call Polaris at 440.891.7647 or email ABLE@polaris.edu to register.

Solon Branch - Meeting Room (75)
Mon, Nov 27, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
book discussion

North Olmsted Branch
Tue, Nov 28, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Tue, Nov 28, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Parma Branch - Study Room 1
Tue, Nov 28, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Fairview Park Branch
Tue, Nov 28, 9:00am - 3:00pm
A Veterans Service Commission representative will be present from 9 AM to 3 PM to assist with the following and many other issues: discuss and/or help file for various VA benefits and claims temporary financial assistance transportation (bus tickets) for VA medical appointments. For more information please call 216-698-2600.

Garfield Heights Branch - Study Room 3
Tue, Nov 28, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Maple Heights Branch
Tue, Nov 28, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Independence Branch - Conference (8)
Tue, Nov 28, 9:00am - 1:30pm
Schedule a Individual career counseling session at the Independence Branch with one of our Licensed or Certified Counselors http://cuyahogalibrary.org/Services/Cuyahoga-Works/Career-Counseling.aspx. Career Counselors are available by appointment to help you discover your occupational interests and personality create an effective job search strategy prepare for job interviews and provide tips that will help you develop top-notch resumes cover letters and LinkedIn profiles. Career Counseling is available by appointment only! To schedule a FREE appointment at our Independence Branch please call the Cuyahoga Works: Job and Career Services at 216.475.2225.

Brooklyn Branch - Large Meeting Room (75)
Tue, Nov 28, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Tue, Nov 28, 9:30am - 11:30am
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 6:45-8:45 at the North Olmsted Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Mayfield Branch - Story/Craft Room (80)
Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:35am
Caregivers and their children ages Birth - 18 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Richmond Heights Branch - Meeting Room (30)
Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Brecksville Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers and their children ages Birth 35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Bay Village Branch - Bay Meeting Room (100)
Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Learn the basics of using the iPad and how to take advantage of the library's great downloadable ebook and streaming audio/video collection! We will provide an iPad for you to use but feel free to bring your own iPad if you own one!

Orange Branch - Youth Programming Room (40)
Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages Birth -35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Classes are designed for non-native speakers of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking writing reading and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

Olmsted Falls Branch - Meeting Room A & B (54)
Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:25am
Caregivers and their children ages Birth 35 months: Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books

North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft Room (50)
Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Bay Village Branch - Story Room (30)
Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:25am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Parma-Snow Branch - Story/Craft Room (75)
Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers & their children ages Birth -18 months Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Strongsville Branch - Storytime Room (60)
Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:25am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Rescheduled
Garfield Heights Branch
Tue, Nov 28, All day
New date Tuesday, November 28, 10:00am - 10:45am
Join us for stories songs rhymes and movement activities! Caregivers and their children ages 19 months - 5 years.

Garfield Heights Branch
Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:45am
Join us for stories songs rhymes and movement activities! Caregivers and their children ages 19 months - 5 years.

Berea Branch - Storytime Room (100)
Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages Birth -18 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Fairview Park Branch - Storytime Room (15)
Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Join us as we share stories songs rhymes and fingerplays for 3-5 year-olds and their caregivers.

Middleburg Heights Branch - Children's Activity Room (12)
Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers and their children ages Birth - 18 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Storytime Room (125)
Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers & their children ages 19-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room B (21)
Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Solon Branch
Tue, Nov 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
book discussion

Orange Branch - Youth Programming Room (40)
Tue, Nov 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
After Baby & Toddler Storytimes join us for a special playtime.

Parma Branch - Story/Craft Room (49)
Tue, Nov 28, 10:30am - 10:50am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Story/Craft Room (58)
Tue, Nov 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
All ages with adult caregiver Join us for stories songs and fingerplays.

Brecksville Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Nov 28, 11:00am - 11:20am
Caregivers and their children ages Birth 35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft Room (50)
Tue, Nov 28, 11:00am - 11:30am
Caregivers & their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Storytime Room (125)
Tue, Nov 28, 11:00am - 11:30am
Caregivers & their children ages 19-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories. 

Strongsville Branch - Storytime Room (60)
Tue, Nov 28, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Tue, Nov 28, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Orange Branch - Youth Programming Room (40)
Tue, Nov 28, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories

Orange Branch - Youth Programming Room (40)
Tue, Nov 28, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
After preschool storytime join us for playtime. Children can practice their kindergarten readiness skills in a fun playful manner.

Garfield Heights Branch
Tue, Nov 28, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Mayfield Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Tue, Nov 28, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Interested in robotics? Join us to hang out with your friends. Design and program your robots to solve various challenges with a different focus each session. Attendance each month is encouraged.

Fairview Park Branch - Storytime Room (15)
Tue, Nov 28, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Kids in grades 2-5 will build a variety of creations using Lego bricks. Registration required.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Tue, Nov 28, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Parma-Snow Branch
Tue, Nov 28, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Kids Cafe Kids 0-18 are welcome to join us for a free brown-bag meal courtesy of the Greater Cleveland Foodbank. While supplies last. No registration.

Parma Branch - Conference Room C (35)
Tue, Nov 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Do you love LEGO? Come build with us! We supply the bricks you supply the imagination. Sponsored by the Friends of Parma Library. A caregiver is requested to stay with children under 7.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Tue, Nov 28, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
The Library isnt just a place where students can DO their homework. Our branches actually offer homework HELP. Students in grades K-8 are invited to visit one of our 10 Homework Centers for free after-school help with: Language Arts Math Reading Science Social Studies

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Tue, Nov 28, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning September 1 2017.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Tue, Nov 28, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning in early September.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Tue, Nov 28, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students don't just DO their homework in our branches. They receive FREE homework assistance from trainedstaff through our after-schoolHomework Centers and Homework Mentorsprograms for students in grades K-8.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Tue, Nov 28, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals to children after school.

Maple Heights Branch
Tue, Nov 28, 5:45pm - 9:15pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks audiobooks magazines movies and music from our Digital Collection. Bring your device and passwords and our staff will get you started.

Solon Branch - Meeting Room (75)
Tue, Nov 28, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Classes are designed for non-native speakers of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking reading and writing and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

North Olmsted Branch - Large Meeting Room (198)
Tue, Nov 28, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us each month for hands on STEAM workshops. This month bring Lego characters to life and sculpt your own story using Stop Motion for iPad. With a signed parent release we'll share your masterpieces online! Space is limited. Registration required.
This event is full

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room C (50)
Tue, Nov 28, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Canceled
Warrensville Heights Branch
Tue, Nov 28, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Parma-Snow Branch
Tue, Nov 28, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
On #GivingTuesday, stop by our Holiday Pop-Up Shops and give the gift of reading!

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Tue, Nov 28, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
On #GivingTuesday, stop by our Holiday Pop-Up Shops and give the gift of reading!

Parma-Snow Branch - Story/Craft Room (75)
Tue, Nov 28, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
All ages with adult caregiver Join us for stories songs and fingerplays.

Beachwood Branch
Tue, Nov 28, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books. For caregivers & their children ages Birth-18 months.

Garfield Heights Branch
Tue, Nov 28, 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Join us for stories songs and fingerplays! All ages with adult caregiver. No registration necessary.

Bay Village Branch - Story Room (30)
Tue, Nov 28, 6:45pm - 7:15pm
All ages with adult caregiver. Join us for stories songs and fingerplays.

Fairview Park Branch - Storytime Room (15)
Tue, Nov 28, 6:45pm - 7:10pm
For caregivers and their children 19-35 months. Join us as we share books rhymes songs and fingerplays.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Storytime Room (125)
Tue, Nov 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for this unique action packed show with bubbles beyond your imagination.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Tue, Nov 28, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 6:45-8:45 at the North Olmsted Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Middleburg Heights Branch - Meeting Room (74)
Tue, Nov 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Love to write? Or completely new to writing but want to get started? Join other teens in our creative writing group and tap into your imagination through writing exercises prompts and activities. Funny or heart-breaking scary or outlandish see where your creativity takes you! For Teens in grades 6-12. All levels of writing experience welcome; please feel free to bring any previous writing with you. Registration required beginning Monday August 28th at 9:00 AM.

Brooklyn Branch - Large Meeting Room (75)
Tue, Nov 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Have you ever wondered how to make your own jewelry? Come learn basic wire techniques and start making a beautiful holiday gift. Sponsored by the Friends of the Brooklyn Library.
This event is full

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room B (21)
Tue, Nov 28, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Large Meeting Room - North (60)
Tue, Nov 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to use Microsoft Outlook 2016 for personal or professional use. This class covers sending receiving and organizing emails maintaining a calendar and adding contacts.

North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft Room (50)
Tue, Nov 28, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
All ages with adult caregiver Join us for stories songs and fingerplays.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Recording Studio
Tue, Nov 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Come during this time for drop-in orientation for our recording studio. Expect sessions to last between 20-30 minutes. Please come early to ensure we can take you inside the time period. Orientations will NOT start after 8:00 p.m. Make sure you bring your library card or photo ID with you.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Tue, Nov 28, All day
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Berea Branch - Storytime Room (100)
Tue, Nov 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Do you love LEGO? Kindergarteners through third-graders come share a story and use LEGO bricks and a variety of other materials to solve challenges on a related theme. Registration required.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Tue, Nov 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program.

North Royalton Branch - Large Meeting Room 121 (80)
Tue, Nov 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join Jason Davis, Museum Astronomer from the Cleveland Museum of Natural History, who will teach a three-part series on astronomy.
Registration is now closed

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Tue, Nov 28, 7:15pm - 8:45pm
African American Authors Book Group Join us to explore all genres of African-American writing. All adults are welcome This book club meets the last Tuesday of the month. Copies of the book are available one month before the discussion date November Title Hidden figures : the untold true story of four African-American women who helped launch our nation into space / Margot Lee Shetterly

Mayfield Branch
Wed, Nov 29, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Parma Branch - Study Room 1
Wed, Nov 29, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Fairview Park Branch
Wed, Nov 29, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Fairview Park Branch
Wed, Nov 29, 9:00am - 3:00pm
A Veterans Service Commission representative will be present from 9 AM to 3 PM to assist with the following and many other issues: discuss and/or help file for various VA benefits and claims temporary financial assistance transportation (bus tickets) for VA medical appointments. For more information please call 216-698-2600.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Large Quiet Study Room (20)
Wed, Nov 29, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Maple Heights Branch
Wed, Nov 29, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

North Royalton Branch - Resource Room (30)
Wed, Nov 29, 9:30am - 11:30am
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center Aspire Program offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:30-11:30am at the North Royalton Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Wed, Nov 29, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Conference Room A (24)
Wed, Nov 29, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Wed, Nov 29, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program.

Brecksville Branch - Storytime Room (40)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Classes are designed for non-native speakers of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking writing reading and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

Fairview Park Branch - Meeting Room (A & B) (80)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Join us for a story followed by songs and movement activities. Infants toddlers preschoolers and their caregivers are welcome.

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:25am
Caregivers and their children ages birth to 35 months may join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Mayfield Branch - Story/Craft Room (80)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 19 - 35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Gates Mills Branch - Meeting Room (24)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for books songs rhymes and fingerplays for all ages with a caregiver.

Solon Branch - Meeting Room (75)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Classes are designed for non-native speakers of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking reading and writing and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138. This class is for beginners.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room B (21)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Strongsville Branch - Storytime Room (60)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers & their children ages Birth -18 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Mayfield Branch - Medium Meeting Room (60)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language. Classes are provided through the Tri-C ABLE Program. For more information or to register please visit www.tri-c.edu/able-ged-esol/ or call 216-987-2135.

Olmsted Falls Branch - Meeting Room A & B (54)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten: Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft Room (50)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers & their children ages Birth -18 months Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Middleburg Heights Branch - Children's Activity Room (12)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers and their children ages Birth-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

North Olmsted Branch - Story Room (100)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers & their children ages Birth -18 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Bay Village Branch - Story Room (30)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers & their children ages Birth-18 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Parma Branch - Story/Craft Room (49)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Chagrin Falls Branch - Story Craft Room (74)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
All ages with adult caregiver Join us for stories songs and fingerplays.

Beachwood Branch
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories. For caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months

Parma-Snow Branch - Story/Craft Room (75)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Independence Branch - Storytime/Craft Room (12)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers and their children ages Birth-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Berea Branch - Storytime Room (100)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Parma-Snow Branch - Technology Learning Center (20)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Geared toward those who are new to communicating electronically. Learn how to create send organize and attach files to messages. Prerequisite: Internet 101 Preferred: an existing email account

Warrensville Heights Branch - Large Meeting Room - North (60)
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Meet with employers from Core-Mark who are recruiting for employees.

Brecksville Branch - Storytime Room (40)
Wed, Nov 29, 11:00am - 11:20am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Wed, Nov 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3 - 5 (not in kindergarten) may join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Mayfield Branch - Story/Craft Room (80)
Wed, Nov 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Independence Branch - Storytime/Craft Room (12)
Wed, Nov 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Parma Branch - Story/Craft Room (49)
Wed, Nov 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Wed, Nov 29, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Berea Branch
Wed, Nov 29, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us as students from Baldwin Wallace University's Public History Program present 3 stories about Berea's past.

Brooklyn Branch - Storytime Room (40)
Wed, Nov 29, All day
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not yet in Kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Beachwood Branch
Wed, Nov 29, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories. For caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not yet in kindergarten.

North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft Room (50)
Wed, Nov 29, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Caregivers & their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Parma-Snow Branch - Conference Room A/B (75)
Wed, Nov 29, 2:00pm - 7:00pm
Donate blood today. For more information or to make an appointment visit www.redcrossblood.org or call the American Red Cross at (216)431-3010.

Richmond Heights Branch - Meeting Room (30)
Wed, Nov 29, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art.Participants may be recorded and/or surveyed to capture the program's effectiveness. Learn more about parent options at http://www.cuyahogalibrary.org/Kids-Teens/Parents-and-Teachers/Parent-Options.aspx" Grades K-8

Garfield Heights Branch
Wed, Nov 29, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Bay Village Branch - Bay Meeting Room (100)
Wed, Nov 29, 3:00pm - 4:00pm

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Wed, Nov 29, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Come learn the basics of speed stacking, then try your hand at our tournament! For Grades 5th-8th.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Wed, Nov 29, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Parma-Snow Branch
Wed, Nov 29, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Kids Cafe Kids 0-18 are welcome to join us for a free brown-bag meal courtesy of the Greater Cleveland Foodbank. While supplies last. No registration.

Beachwood Branch
Wed, Nov 29, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Join us for a Hebrew/English storytime where we will hear stories songs and fingerplays in Hebrew and English. For children ages 2 to 8 with a caregiver. Presented in cooperation with the Jewish Education Center of Cleveland.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Wed, Nov 29, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
The Library isnt just a place where students can DO their homework. Our branches actually offer homework HELP. Students in grades K-8 are invited to visit one of our 10 Homework Centers for free after-school help with: Language Arts Math Reading Science Social Studies

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Wed, Nov 29, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning September 1 2017.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Wed, Nov 29, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning in early September.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Wed, Nov 29, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students don't just DO their homework in our branches. They receive FREE homework assistance from trainedstaff through our after-schoolHomework Centers and Homework Mentorsprograms for students in grades K-8.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Wed, Nov 29, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals to children after school.

North Olmsted Branch - Large Meeting Room (198)
Wed, Nov 29, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Ages 5-8

Bay Village Branch
Wed, Nov 29, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees! Every Wednesday evening from 5:30-8:30 PM.

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Warrensville Heights Branch
Wed, Nov 29, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room A (58)
Wed, Nov 29, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

North Royalton Branch - Resource Room (30)
Wed, Nov 29, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center Aspire Program offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30-8:30pm at the North Royalton Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Solon Branch - Conference Room (12)
Wed, Nov 29, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Need help downloading library e-books e-audiobooks magazines or music? To make an appointment call 440-248-8777. Please bring your charged device and any associated passwords.
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Parma-Snow Branch - Story/Craft Room (75)
Wed, Nov 29, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Southeast Branch - Small Meeting Room (15)
Wed, Nov 29, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
For caregivers and their children ages Birth-8 years old. Join us for rhymes fingerplays and stories.

Mayfield Branch
Wed, Nov 29, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Attend an orientation for the Innovation Center at the Mayfield Branch Library.

Beachwood Branch
Wed, Nov 29, 6:45pm - 7:15pm
Wear your PJs and join us for fun stories songs and fingerplays. For caregivers and their children ages 18 months to 5 years.

Garfield Heights Branch - Meeting Room B (40)
Wed, Nov 29, 6:45pm - 7:30pm
It's a bird...it's a plane...but it's NOT a box!! Join us for family fun constructing with your imagination and boxes to create something much more than just a box! Ages 3 - 8. Registration Required.

Fairview Park Branch - Storytime Room (15)
Wed, Nov 29, 6:45pm - 7:15pm
Join us for stories songs and fingerplays. All ages with adult caregiver.

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Conference Room (C) (10)
Wed, Nov 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
A staged and costumed production of Schumann’s song cycles: "Dichterliebe" and "Frauenliebe und Leben" sung in the original German with English translation projected.

Mayfield Branch - Story/Craft Room (80)
Wed, Nov 29, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Caregivers and their children ages 19 months to 5 years not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Middleburg Heights Branch - Meeting Room (74)
Wed, Nov 29, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Crafting is not just for kids. Join us for a fun holiday craft and great conversation! Sponsored by the Friends of the Middleburg Heights Branch Library. Registration is required.
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Brooklyn Branch - Storytime Room (40)
Wed, Nov 29, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Caregivers and their children ages 19 months to 5 years not yet in Kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Wed, Nov 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Monthly Movie Discussion Group - November movie is Love Actually "It's all about love and holiday cheer in London. The Prime Minister is smitten with his caterer; a widower's young son nurses the ultimate schoolboy crush; a writer falls for his Portuguese housekeeper; a devoted wife and mother copes with her potentially unfaithful husband; and a lovelorn American is desperately attracted to a colleague." DVDs will be available at the Circulation Desk 30 days before the discussion. Registration is required.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Wed, Nov 29, All day
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

North Royalton Branch - Conference Room 123 (50)
Wed, Nov 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Discover what colleges are seeking in ACT scores and learn valuable test-taking tips. If you took the November 11th practice test results will be returned at this time. Everyone is welcome even if you did not take the practice test.

Independence Branch - Meeting Room (100)
Wed, Nov 29, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Go down memory lane with boathouses books and the famous White Elephant sale. Archival photographs highlighting the Gardens illustrious past are presented along with highlights from the Archives. Librarian Gary Esmonde will offer a slide show presentation of the Gardens long and exciting history beginning in 1916 up to present day merger with Holden Arboretum.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Meeting Room 162 (20)
Wed, Nov 29, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Color has such a subtle effect on our lives that we rarely give it a second thought yet research shows it can have profound effect on our emotions health and memory. In this workshop we will connect with our past experiences working with color wheels using them to write about our memories. You will come away with a piece of writing that lights up your past in living color. Feel free to bring along a personal photo or two to help you connect. Cindy Washabaugh is a writer organizational consultant and creative life coach. She has a BA in Psychology an MA in Creative Writing and English. For the past 25 years she has developed directed and facilitated creative programs in colleges organizations and in the community.

North Olmsted Branch - Story Room (100)
Wed, Nov 29, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Join us for stories songs and fingerplays.

Strongsville Branch - Storytime Room (60)
Wed, Nov 29, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
All ages with adult caregiver. Join us for stories songs and fingerplays.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Wed, Nov 29, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Ages 10-18. Be the boss as you explore new technologies build new gadgets and decide where we explore next! Includes Maker crafts Minecraft activities coding robotics 3d printing video game app creation and more! Your imagination is the limit!

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Wed, Nov 29, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Classes sponsored by Polaris Career Center. We partner with local Adult Basic and Literacy Education (ABLE) organizations to provide free adult (ages 19+up) GED classes in our branch. Please call Polaris at 440.891.7647 or email ABLE@polaris.edu to register.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Wed, Nov 29, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Wed, Nov 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Drop in sound recording orientations. Sessions typically last 20-30 minutes. The last orientation session will not start after 6:45 PM. Make sure to bring your library card.

Brecksville Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Nov 29, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Join us for a casual and lively discussion of The Bridge Ladies by Betsy Lerner. The books will be available approximately one month before the discussion at the check out desk. Please register if you are new to the group.

North Olmsted Branch
Thu, Nov 30, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Thu, Nov 30, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Parma Branch - Study Room 1
Thu, Nov 30, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Garfield Heights Branch - Study Room 3
Thu, Nov 30, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Maple Heights Branch
Thu, Nov 30, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Brooklyn Branch - Large Meeting Room (75)
Thu, Nov 30, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Thu, Nov 30, 9:30am - 11:30am
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 6:45-8:45 at the North Olmsted Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Chagrin Falls Branch - Story Craft Room (74)
Thu, Nov 30, 9:30am - 10:00am
Caregivers and their children ages Birth -18 months Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Thu, Nov 30, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Conference Room A (24)
Thu, Nov 30, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Brecksville Branch - Meeting Room
Thu, Nov 30, 10:00am - 11:30am
Join us for a casual and lively discussion of The Bridge Ladies by Betsy Lerner. The books will be available approximately one month before the discussion at the check out desk. Please register if you are new to the group.

Mayfield Branch - Story/Craft Room (80)
Thu, Nov 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 19 months to 5 years not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Gates Mills Branch - Meeting Room (24)
Thu, Nov 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for books songs rhymes and fingerplays for all ages with a caregiver.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Thu, Nov 30, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Classes are designed for non-native speakers of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking writing reading and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

Independence Branch - Storytime/Craft Room (12)
Thu, Nov 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Bay Village Branch - Story Room (30)
Thu, Nov 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Parma Branch - Story/Craft Room (49)
Thu, Nov 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Parma-Snow Branch - Story/Craft Room (75)
Thu, Nov 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

North Olmsted Branch - Story Room (100)
Thu, Nov 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Join us for stories songs and fingerplays.

Brecksville Branch - Storytime Room (40)
Thu, Nov 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Beachwood Branch
Thu, Nov 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books. For caregivers & their children ages Birth-18 months.

Garfield Heights Branch
Thu, Nov 30, 10:00am - 10:45am
Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books. Caregivers and their children ages Birth - 35 months.

Strongsville Branch - Storytime Room (60)
Thu, Nov 30, 10:00am - 10:25am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Berea Branch - Storytime Room (100)
Thu, Nov 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Fairview Park Branch - Storytime Room (15)
Thu, Nov 30, 10:00am - 10:25am
Join us as we share rhymes songs fingerplays and books for babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Storytime Room (125)
Thu, Nov 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers & their children ages Birth-18 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Garfield Heights Branch
Thu, Nov 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Daycare groups are invited to join us for stories songs and fingerplays every other week during storytime seasons! Please ensure appropriate adult caregivers to children for the safety and welfare of all children.

Brooklyn Branch - Storytime Room (40)
Thu, Nov 30, 11:00am - 11:30am
Caregivers and their children ages Birth - 35 months Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Thu, Nov 30, 11:00am - 12:30pm
The Railwayman's Wife explores the power of beginnings and endings and how hard it can sometimes be to tell them apart. Most of all it celebrates love in all its forms and the beauty of discovering that loving someone can be as extraordinary as being loved yourself.

Independence Branch - Storytime/Craft Room (12)
Thu, Nov 30, 11:00am - 11:20am
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Mayfield Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Thu, Nov 30, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Read and listen to books with fellow book lovers during this weekly discussion for people with and without developmental disabilities.

Strongsville Branch - Storytime Room (60)
Thu, Nov 30, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room C (50)
Thu, Nov 30, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Our librarian will share a few new books while you enjoy some refreshments.

Parma Branch - Technology Learning Center (16)
Thu, Nov 30, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
The Cuyahoga County Greenprint is an updated internet-based easy-to-use GIS tool for viewing and analyzing information about the natural assets we have in Cuyahoga County. The purpose of the Greenprint is to assist communities and individual land owners in making great land-use decisions. The Greenprint is designed primarily for municipal planners economic development leaders service directors arborists etc. Yet its also useful for watershed coordinators students teachers and interested citizens. The Cuyahoga County Planning Commission will show you how to access and use Greenprint. This training session will cover advanced features of the Greenprint Viewer. Previous experience with the system is required.

Garfield Heights Branch
Thu, Nov 30, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Thu, Nov 30, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Parma-Snow Branch
Thu, Nov 30, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Kids Cafe Kids 0-18 are welcome to join us for a free brown-bag meal courtesy of the Greater Cleveland Foodbank. While supplies last. No registration.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Thu, Nov 30, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
The Library isnt just a place where students can DO their homework. Our branches actually offer homework HELP. Students in grades K-8 are invited to visit one of our 10 Homework Centers for free after-school help with: Language Arts Math Reading Science Social Studies

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Thu, Nov 30, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning September 1 2017.

Chagrin Falls Branch - Meeting Room (Main Floor) (75)
Thu, Nov 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Attention girls in grades 2-5. Looking for an awesome challenge? The Girls STEAM club will meet monthly to explore topics such as robotics stop motion animation art coding fashion and design.

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Thu, Nov 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Travel with Jack and Annie on magical adventures through space and time! This month we will discuss Mummies in the Morning and enjoy games crafts and activities.

Brook Park Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Thu, Nov 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join Mr. Zap from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. as he teaches you a variety of magic tricks and how to present them. Everyone who joins will receive a new deck of playing cards.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Thu, Nov 30, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning in early September.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Thu, Nov 30, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students don't just DO their homework in our branches. They receive FREE homework assistance from trainedstaff through our after-schoolHomework Centers and Homework Mentorsprograms for students in grades K-8.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Thu, Nov 30, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals to children after school.

Canceled
Warrensville Heights Branch
Thu, Nov 30, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Solon Branch - Meeting Room (75)
Thu, Nov 30, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Classes are designed for non-native speakers of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking reading and writing and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

Gates Mills Branch - Meeting Room (24)
Thu, Nov 30, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Discover what you can do with the LEGO Mindstorms NXT robot! Offered monthly this program gives you the opportunity to build upon what you have learned. Beginners welcomed. Registration requested.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room A (58)
Thu, Nov 30, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Mayfield Branch - Technology Learning Center (25)
Thu, Nov 30, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens in grades 6-12 will explore hands-on digital creation to their own 3-D design using Tinkercad. The designs will be printed on our 3-D printer and will be available for pickup after the program.

Parma-Snow Branch - Story/Craft/Resource Room (125)
Thu, Nov 30, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
If you have a child entering kindergarten this fall who is not in a preschool or child care center Cuyahoga County Public Library and your local school district would like to invite you to join the Kindergarten Club for free food fun and family activities to prepare you and your child to enter kindergarten this fall! There will be free books for children and a family prize for attending.

Garfield Heights Branch
Thu, Nov 30, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Engrave and assemble a bottle opener for your man-cave or she-shed in the Innovation Center.
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South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Storytime Room (125)
Thu, Nov 30, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
All ages with adult caregiver. Join us for stories songs and fingerplays.

Garfield Heights Branch - Technology Learning Center (20)
Thu, Nov 30, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This class is geared toward those who are new to communicating electronically. Learn how to create send organize and attach files to messages.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Thu, Nov 30, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Thu, Nov 30, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 6:45-8:45 at the North Olmsted Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Strongsville Branch - Meeting Room B (75)
Thu, Nov 30, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
For those already familiar with PowerPoint build on what you know to take your presentation to the next level.

Middleburg Heights Branch - Children's Activity Room (12)
Thu, Nov 30, 7:00pm - 7:20pm
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months. Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Thu, Nov 30, All day
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Parma Branch - Study Room 1
Fri, Dec 01, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Large Quiet Study Room (20)
Fri, Dec 01, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Mayfield Branch
Fri, Dec 01, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Middleburg Heights Branch
Fri, Dec 01, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Maple Heights Branch
Fri, Dec 01, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Garfield Heights Branch
Fri, Dec 01, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Fri, Dec 01, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Aspire Citizenship Classes

Fairview Park Branch - Meeting Room (A & B) (80)
Fri, Dec 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Infants and toddlers along with their caregivers are invited to join us for a fun play group program. Registration required.

Bay Village Branch - Story Room (30)
Fri, Dec 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
All ages with adult caregiver. Join us for stories songs and fingerplays.

North Olmsted Branch - Small Meeting Room (40)
Fri, Dec 01, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Strongsville Branch - Meeting Rooms A & B (150)
Fri, Dec 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
A basic introduction class to Word 101.

North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft Room (50)
Fri, Dec 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
Caregivers & their children ages 19-35 months Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Fri, Dec 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
This class geared toward the computer novice offers an overview of basic computer parts using the mouse and keyboard and an introduction to the Microsoft Windows operating system.

Bay Village Branch
Fri, Dec 01, All day
Join friends neighbors and library staff for a monthly book discussion on the BAYarts campus in the Sullivan Gallery. Books are available at the library and BAYarts one month before the discussion. Fridays-December 2nd: Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf January 5th: The Ministry of Utmost Happiness by Arundhati Roy and February 2nd: Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue. No registration necessary.

Middleburg Heights Branch - Meeting Room (74)
Fri, Dec 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Enjoy a relaxing break in your week with puzzles coloring etc. and great conversation! Refreshments will be provided courtesy of the Friends of the Middleburg Heights Library. Registration is required.

North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft Room (50)
Fri, Dec 01, 11:00am - 11:30am
Caregivers & their children age 19-35 months Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and stories

Chagrin Falls Branch - Meeting Room (Main Floor) (75)
Fri, Dec 01, 12:00pm - 2:15pm
12/1 Arrival (Sound editing PG-13 116 mins); 1/5 Fences (Supporting actress PG-13 133 mins); 2/2 La La Land (Actress Director PG-13 128 mins). Bring a friend and your lunch for a midday movie at the library. Popcorn provided!

Strongsville Branch - Meeting Rooms A & B (150)
Fri, Dec 01, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
In Word 201, learn how to create tables in documents using tables and tab stops.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Meeting Room 162 (20)
Fri, Dec 01, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Mary Kathleen Glavich a Sister of Notre Dame in South Euclid and author of over 80 books will discuss her newest title Praying on Empty: A Guide to Rediscovering Your Prayerful Self. With humor and examples from real life her talk will include the essence of prayer losing the sense of Gods presence coping with dryness in prayer and why God doesnt seem to be answering prayers. Sister Kathleen will also provide handouts and door prizes. Her latest title and others will be available for purchase and signing.

Orange Branch - The Hope and Stanley Adelstein Room (A/B) (75)
Fri, Dec 01, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Too many books, so little time? This is the book club for you! Share & receive recommendations, and then settle in to read away the hour with whatever is on your reading list!

Garfield Heights Branch
Fri, Dec 01, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Fri, Dec 01, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Fri, Dec 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as Paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art. No registration is required but attendance may be limited due to space considerations.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Homework Center (104)
Fri, Dec 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Grades K-8 Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art. Participants may be recorded and/or surveyed to capture programs effectiveness. More information can be found here. http://www.cuyahogalibrary.org/Kids-Teens/Parents-and-Teachers/Parent-Options.aspx

Maple Heights Branch - Homework Center (100)
Fri, Dec 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Grades K-8. Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Fri, Dec 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included.

North Olmsted Branch - Meeting Room (Basement) (82)
Fri, Dec 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
K-8th graders - engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art.

Brooklyn Branch - Storytime Room (40)
Fri, Dec 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art. Grades K-8 Participants may be recorded and/or surveyed to capture programs effectiveness. More information can be found here. http://www.cuyahogalibrary.org/Kids-Teens/Parents-and-Teachers/Parent-Options.aspx

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Fri, Dec 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Kids in Grades K-8 engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Fri, Dec 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Fri, Dec 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Unleash your creativity and explore various mediums, art styles, and the works of art masters. All materials included. Grades K-8.

Mayfield Branch
Sat, Dec 02, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Mayfield Friends of the Library Book Sale

Garfield Heights Branch - Recording Studio
Sat, Dec 02, 9:30am - 10:30am
Drop in studio orientations. Audio studio orientation from 9:30-10:00 a.m. Video studio orientation from 10:00-10:30 a.m.

Parma-Snow Branch
Sat, Dec 02, 10:00am - 11:00am
Attend an orientation for the Innovation Center at the Parma-Snow Branch Library and learn to use the equipment and software in the space. Be sure to bring your library card or a photo ID. No registration is required. Orientations begin promptly at 10:00 AM. Customers who arrive beyond 10 minutes of the start time will be asked to attend the next orientation date.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Sat, Dec 02, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Do you have a desire to write songs? Would you like to give someone a song for a holiday gift? Join Sheela Das of Creative Concepts in Music creator of over 160 original songs to learn basic song writing tips and techniques. Bring a notepad pencil and any song you are currently working on. Fun guaranteed!

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Sat, Dec 02, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Struggling to wade through the sea of information online? Learn how to use search engines to find what youre looking for. Prerequisite: Computers 101 or experience using a mouse

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Sat, Dec 02, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for an informative webinar series showcasing the Library of Congress' impressive collection of World War I resources. Each session will include a 40 minute webinar and a chance for discussion. 12/2/17: Echoes of the Great War: American Experiences of World War I 12/16/17: Over Here Over There: Immigrant Veterans of WWI 1/6/18: Woodrow Wilson Chooses War 1/20/18: Lest Liberty Perish: Joseph Pennell and World War I 2/3/18: Charles Hamilton Houston & World War I

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Storytime Room (125)
Sat, Dec 02, 10:00am - 11:00am
Yoga is a lifelong learning activity young children can use to help them focus their energy and build concentration. Join Zenworks Yoga for a story time yoga program of breathing bending posing and lots of fun! Mats provided.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Sat, Dec 02, 10:00am - 11:00am
Attend an orientation to become a user of the Jack Joseph and Morton Mandel Memory Lab at the South-Euclid Lyndhurst Branch. Be sure to bring your library card or a photo ID.

Mayfield Branch
Sat, Dec 02, 10:00am - 10:30am
Attend an orientation for the Innovation Center at the Mayfield Branch Library.

Parma Branch - Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Sat, Dec 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Open the holiday season with Cleveland Ballet Conservatory's selected performance of the classic Nutcracker Ballet. Learn basic positions and ballet moves from real ballerinas.

Mayfield Branch - Innovation Center (25)
Sat, Dec 02, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Join the maker movement and enjoy an evening of creative making in the Mayfield Branch Innovation Center at our monthly maker night. We will provide all project materials for you. Sponsored by the Mayfield Friends of the Library This month make an etched Holiday plate. Space is limited and registration is required. Open to adults 18 and over. All participants must complete a Release and Hold Harmless form.
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Middleburg Heights Branch - Meeting Room (74)
Sat, Dec 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Children with varying learning styles and abilities learn together in a safe supportive environment where respect and appreciation for differences is encouraged. Registration required starting June 12th.

Parma-Snow Branch
Sat, Dec 02, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Join us for an introduction to basic operation and design using the Shopbot CNC machine in the library's Innovation Center.
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North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft/Resource Room Combined (80)
Sat, Dec 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm
The whole family will enjoy a morning together creating a gingerbread house. Bring a bag or box of decorating treats for sharing with the group.
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Rescheduled
Fairview Park Branch
Sat, Dec 02, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
New date Saturday, December 02, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Bay Village Branch - Bay Meeting Room (100)
Sat, Dec 02, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Cari Hearns will present a class on book folding with a holiday theme. Materials will be provided. Sponsored by the Friends of the Bay Village Branch Library.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room A (58)
Sat, Dec 02, 1:30pm - 4:00pm
Craft a pop-up holiday card for your family and friends complete with LED lights. This workshop will leave you with a basic understanding of how circuits work. The step-by-step process will help you make a beautiful and glowing holiday card.

Fairview Park Branch
Sat, Dec 02, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Orange Branch - Youth Programming Room (40)
Sat, Dec 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Build and decorate a graham cracker house for a holiday display or delicious treat! Adorn your house with frosting sprinkles colored sugar and more. For grades 5-8.

Brecksville Branch - Meeting Room
Sat, Dec 02, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
A show filled with wonder and sure to get you in the holiday spirit by blending magic, puppets and audience participation. Sponsored by the Friends of Brecksville Branch Library.

Fairview Park Branch - Meeting Room (A & B) (80)
Sat, Dec 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
We're lucky to lure this act from their standing engagement at Tremont's Prosperity Social Club. With a musical vibe inspired by lounge surf and jazz local act Martini Five-O will perform a set of holiday tunes and jazz standards. Don't be surprised to hear the theme song from Hawaii Five-O! Between songs they'll discuss the background of the tunes performed. Have a jazzy mellow holiday season!

Strongsville Branch - Meeting Rooms A & B (150)
Sat, Dec 02, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Hear some great stories and make a gingerbread house to take home for the holidays. Each family will be asked to bring in a candy decoration to share with the group. Registration begins Nov. 17.

Parma Branch - Conference Room C (35)
Sat, Dec 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
The artwork of Parma's ARTS4LIFE watercolor students taught by teaching artist Bernie D'Ettorre will be displayed. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Friends of the Parma Library.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Sat, Dec 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn to create your own spectacular 3-D snowflake from paper. All supplies provided but if you have special paper you want to use feel free to bring it (minimum size = 6" by 6").

Olmsted Falls Branch - Meeting Room A & B (54)
Sat, Dec 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Marty Gitlin author of "A Celebration of Animation: The 100 Greatest Cartoon Characters in Television History" will share clips and antics of Bugs Bunny SpongeBob SquarePants and more. Kids will learn about the characters of old and adults will gain a greater knowledge about those their children have embraced. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Technology Learning Center (16)
Sat, Dec 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Teens in Grades 9-12 join us to create your future! Write your resume practice interviewing and learn new skills in our future forward club. Saturdays 12/2 1/6 2/3 3/3 4/14 5/12 from 2-3 p.m.

Garfield Heights Branch - Meeting Room B (40)
Sat, Dec 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Calling all Padawans! Find out if you have what it takes to pass our tests and defeat the evil empire and become a Jedi!

Fairview Park Branch - Storytime Room (15)
Sat, Dec 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Stop by the children's area to learn more about our Toy Library collection play with and check out toys and try before you buy for the little ones in your life this holiday season.

Middleburg Heights Branch - Meeting Room (74)
Sat, Dec 02, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Students in grades 5-12 are invited to come and have a uke-tastic time learning to make music on the ukulele - the world's happiest instrument! If you don't have a ukulele we will provide one. Registration required starting Saturday November 4th.

Independence Branch - Meeting Room (100)
Sat, Dec 02, 3:00pm - 3:30pm

Parma Branch - Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Sat, Dec 02, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Open the holiday season with Cleveland Ballet Conservatory's selected performance of the classic Nutcracker Ballet. Learn basic positions and ballet moves from real ballerinas.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Meeting Room 162 (20)
Sun, Dec 03, 1:30pm - 4:00pm
As the holiday season ramps up and the year winds down take time out for yourself and your inner writer. Using poems and prompts well pause to reflect on what we have to cultivate an attitude of gratitude. Whether youve already started a gratitude journal or youre just starting out this session provides a much needed break. Susan Rzepka is an award-winning writer who has published hundreds of articles for newspapers magazines and anthologies. As a trained writing workshop facilitator she has presented popular writing workshops for adults and teens in the Cleveland area since 2003.

Bay Village Branch
Mon, Dec 04, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Mon, Dec 04, 9:00am - 3:00pm
A Veterans Service Commission representative will be present from 9 AM to 3 PM to assist with the following and many other issues: discuss and/or help file for various VA benefits and claims temporary financial assistance transportation (bus tickets) for VA medical appointments. For more information please call 216-698-2600.

North Royalton Branch - Resource Room (30)
Mon, Dec 04, 9:30am - 11:30am
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center Aspire Program offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:30-11:30am at the North Royalton Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Mon, Dec 04, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Mon, Dec 04, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Conference Room A (24)
Mon, Dec 04, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Mon, Dec 04, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Mon, Dec 04, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Classes are designed for the non-native speaker of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking writing reading and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

Mayfield Branch - Technology Learning Center (25)
Mon, Dec 04, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language. Classes are provided through the Tri-C ABLE Program. For more information or to register please visit www.tri-c.edu/able-ged-esol/ or call 216-987-2135.

Solon Branch - Story/Craft Room (25)
Mon, Dec 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Classes are designed for non-native speakers of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking reading and writing and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138. This class is for beginners.

Parma Branch - Study Room 1
Mon, Dec 04, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Large Quiet Study Room (20)
Mon, Dec 04, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Bay Village Branch - Bay Meeting Room (100)
Mon, Dec 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Brecksville Branch
Mon, Dec 04, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room C (50)
Mon, Dec 04, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Best Boy by Eli Gottlieb is this month's book discussion title. Copies available at the library one month prior to the discussion.

Middleburg Heights Branch - Meeting Room (74)
Mon, Dec 04, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Discover and discuss God Help the Child by Toni Morrison. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk one month before the discussion. Please register if you are new to the group.

Brook Park Branch
Mon, Dec 04, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Solon Branch - Conference Room (12)
Mon, Dec 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Need help downloading library ebooks eaudiobooks or magazines? To make an appointment call 440-248-8777. Please bring your device and any associated passwords.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Mon, Dec 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Attend an orientation to become a user of the Jack Joseph and Morton Mandel Memory Lab at the South-Euclid Lyndhurst Branch. Be sure to bring your library card or a photo ID.

Garfield Heights Branch
Mon, Dec 04, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Storytime Room (125)
Mon, Dec 04, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Yoga is a lifelong learning activity that children can use to help them focus their energy reduce stress and build concentration. Join Zenworks Yoga for a program of breathing bending posing and lots of fun. For children ages 8-11 years. Mats provided.

Fairview Park Branch
Mon, Dec 04, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Drop in between 3:30-4:30 and make t-shirt pet toys to donate to the APL! You can bring clean old t-shirts to cut up or use some from the library's supply.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Mon, Dec 04, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Mon, Dec 04, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
The Library isnt just a place where students can DO their homework. Our branches actually offer homework HELP. Students in grades K-8 are invited to visit one of our 10 Homework Centers for free after-school help with: Language Arts Math Reading Science Social Studies

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Mon, Dec 04, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning September 1 2017.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Mon, Dec 04, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Parma Branch - Teen (49)
Mon, Dec 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Gr. 5-8th graders are invited to join our afterschool Maker Monday Program. Our teen space will be transformed into a space for creating tinkering and building. Dates are: 9/11 9/18 9/25/ 10/2 10/9 10/16 10/23 10/30 11/6 11/13 11/20 11/27 12/4 12/11. Join us for a special kick-off/orientation event on *September 11 for parents and students from 4-6 pm. Light dinner served after orientation at this event. Maker Stations Days will include activities such as: Paper Crafts: Duct tape coloring Maker Care: Card making for hospice patents cat blanket for the animal shelter Building: Brick Building and Minecraft challenges Technology: Green Screen Stop Motion LED Flowers Makey Makey Lab Social-Emotional learning skills with Ohio Guidestone Staff. Featuring Special Program Days including: Glowing Greetings DoodleBOTs Video Game Coding & more! with Gigalearn Zine Making with Lake Erie Ink Program is funded by Starting Point Grant in collaboration with OhioGuidestone *Registration and parental consent forms required for participation.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Mon, Dec 04, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning in early September.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Mon, Dec 04, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students don't just DO their homework in our branches. They receive FREE homework assistance from trainedstaff through our after-schoolHomework Centers and Homework Mentorsprograms for students in grades K-8.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Mon, Dec 04, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals to children after school.

Parma Branch - Large Meeting Room B (60)
Mon, Dec 04, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Citizenship Class

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room A (58)
Mon, Dec 04, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Fairview Park Branch - Technology Learning Center (16)
Mon, Dec 04, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
The Cuyahoga County Greenprint is an updated internet-based easy-to-use GIS tool for viewing and analyzing information about the natural assets we have in Cuyahoga County. The purpose of the Greenprint is to assist communities and individual land owners in making great land-use decisions. The Greenprint is designed primarily for municipal planners economic development leaders service directors arborists etc. Yet its also useful for watershed coordinators students teachers and interested citizens. The Cuyahoga County Planning Commission will show you how to access and use Greenprint.

North Olmsted Branch - Large Meeting Room (198)
Mon, Dec 04, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Midterms & finals got you stressed? Learn basic yoga moves that will help you concentrate cope reduce stress strengthen and focus your mind. Participants please bring a yoga mat or large towel.

North Royalton Branch - Resource Room (30)
Mon, Dec 04, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center Aspire Program offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30-8:30pm at the North Royalton Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Fairview Park Branch - Meeting Room (A & B) (80)
Mon, Dec 04, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Wear your pajamas and come ready to have some fun at a family prom event with a Polar Express theme! Please register for this fun family event!

Parma-Snow Branch - Story/Craft Room (75)
Mon, Dec 04, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Come for some cuddly stories on Monday night as you drop off your stuffed pal then return on Tuesday night to see what fun all the stuffed animals had! Registration required.

Bay Village Branch - Bay Conference Room (15)
Mon, Dec 04, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Drop in and experience the latest trend in relaxation: adult coloring books! Studies show coloring can have a calming effect on the adult mind and help to promote overall wellness. Coloring pages from books designed especially for adults as well as colored pencils markers or crayons will be provided. We'll color to some relaxing music. Refreshments will also be available. Sponsored by The Friends of the Bay Village Library.

Berea Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Mon, Dec 04, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Transform recycled books into festive tree sculptures by folding pages in a specific way. Recycled paperbacks will be available to use or you may bring your own. Registration is required.

Garfield Heights Branch
Mon, Dec 04, 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Every month we'll have a different adventure -- stories, science experiments, technology, building things, art, music and more! Registration required -- space is limited. Grades K-3.

Brook Park Branch
Mon, Dec 04, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Learn to crochet from an experienced crocheter during the first 30 minutes of Crochet Clique! Yarn is provided. Crochet hooks will be loaned. Or you may bring your own supplies. Registration required.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Mon, Dec 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program.

Brecksville Branch - Meeting Room
Mon, Dec 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to join us to make crafts play games help with library activities meet new people earn service hours and enjoy snacks.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Mon, Dec 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for great conversation on the first Monday evening of each month. Books will be available one month before the discussion.

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Mon, Dec 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Beginning and experienced knitters and crocheters are invited to join to work on projects socialize and Pay It Forward by creating goods for donation. Format is casual and unstructured. Donated yarn available. Please bring your own crochet hooks and/or knitting needles. No registration necessary.

Parma Branch - Conference Room C (35)
Mon, Dec 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
A casual conversation group where native English speakers are paired with new speakers to practice conversation skills. Refreshments discussion prompts and conversation tools will be provided. No registered required drop in as often as you wish. Sponsored by the Friends of Parma Libraries.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Mon, Dec 04, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Classes sponsored by Polaris Career Center. We partner with local Adult Basic and Literacy Education (ABLE) organizations to provide free adult (ages 19+up) GED classes in our branch. Please call Polaris at 440.891.7647 or email ABLE@polaris.edu to register.

Strongsville Branch - Meeting Rooms A & B (150)
Mon, Dec 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to use the newest operating system for PCs tables and phones in this interactive hands-on class.

Parma-Snow Branch - Technology Learning Center (20)
Mon, Dec 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to use lists of information (e.g.: names and addresses) to quickly create letters mailing labels and other documents in Microsoft Word. Prerequisite: Word 101 and Excel 101

Gates Mills Branch - Burton Court (60)
Mon, Dec 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Explore the rise and the fall and the spirit of a gritty city that clawed its way back featuring more than 200 photos and 65 lost landmarks from the 1800s to today. Author Laura DeMarco will take guests on a visual and oral tour through Clevelands glorious past and the ghosts that inspire us today. Lost places include architectural gems elegant theaters famous concert halls and stadiums grand department stores and bustling factories that helped turn Cleveland into Americas fifth biggest city and one of its most prosperous. Books will be available for purchase and signing following the program.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room C (50)
Mon, Dec 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
It is normal to disagree with each other from time to time. Occasional conflict is part of family life. However ongoing conflict can be stressful and damaging to relationships. Richard Bondy M. ED. will share good strategies for managing conflict when it arises.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Large Quiet Study Room (20)
Mon, Dec 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Step up to the mic and express yourself! Hosted by Uplyff.

Brook Park Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Mon, Dec 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Mon, Dec 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Local author D.M. Pulley "The Dead Key" (2015) & "The Buried Book" (2016) will discuss her latest novel "The Unclaimed Victim." In the book set in 1938 at the height of the Great Depression a madman hunts his victims through the hobo jungles of Cleveland. Ethel Harding a prostitute struggling to survive both the cold streets and the Torso Killer takes refuge with a missionary sect only to find that its righteous faade conceals the darkest of secrets. Sixty years later the police find the butchered body of Alfred Wiley in the woods. But before his daughter Kris can even identify the remains things he never told her begin to surface one by onea mysterious private eye whod been tracking him an eerie website devoted to the unsolved Torso murders missing archives stolen books and an abandoned Bible factory harboring vagrants. The more she learns about her fathers obsession with the Torso Killer the more Alfreds death appears to be related pulling Kris further into Clevelands hellish past. Books will be available for purchase and signing through Macs Backs on Coventry. Please register at www.cuyahogalibrary.org or call 216-831-6868.

Parma-Snow Branch
Mon, Dec 04, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Attend an orientation for the Innovation Center at the Parma-Snow Branch Library and learn to use the equipment and software in the space. Be sure to bring your library card or a photo ID. No registration is required. Orientations begin promptly at 7:30 PM. Customers who arrive beyond 10 minutes of the start time will be asked to attend the next orientation date.

Bay Village Branch
Tue, Dec 05, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Tue, Dec 05, 9:00am - 3:00pm
A Veterans Service Commission representative will be present from 9 AM to 3 PM to assist with the following and many other issues: discuss and/or help file for various VA benefits and claims temporary financial assistance transportation (bus tickets) for VA medical appointments. For more information please call 216-698-2600.

Independence Branch - Conference (8)
Tue, Dec 05, 9:00am - 1:30pm
Schedule a Individual career counseling session at the Independence Branch with one of our Licensed or Certified Counselors http://cuyahogalibrary.org/Services/Cuyahoga-Works/Career-Counseling.aspx. Career Counselors are available by appointment to help you discover your occupational interests and personality create an effective job search strategy prepare for job interviews and provide tips that will help you develop top-notch resumes cover letters and LinkedIn profiles. Career Counseling is available by appointment only! To schedule a FREE appointment at our Independence Branch please call the Cuyahoga Works: Job and Career Services at 216.475.2225.

Brooklyn Branch - Large Meeting Room (75)
Tue, Dec 05, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Tue, Dec 05, 9:30am - 11:30am
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 6:45-8:45 at the North Olmsted Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Tue, Dec 05, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Classes are designed for the non-native speaker of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking writing reading and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

Parma-Snow Branch - Story/Craft Room (75)
Tue, Dec 05, 10:00am - 10:20am
Caregivers & their children ages Birth -18 months Join us for rhymes songs fingerplays and books.

Garfield Heights Branch - Technology Learning Center (20)
Tue, Dec 05, 10:00am - 12:00pm
This class geared toward the computer novice offers an overview of basic computer parts using the mouse and keyboard and an introduction to the Microsoft Windows operating system.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Technology Learning Center (16)
Tue, Dec 05, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to use lists of information (e.g.: names and addresses) to quickly create letters mailing labels and other documents in Microsoft Word. Prerequisite: Word 101 and Excel 101

North Olmsted Branch
Tue, Dec 05, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Garfield Heights Branch - Study Room 3
Tue, Dec 05, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Maple Heights Branch
Tue, Dec 05, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland Meeting

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Tue, Dec 05, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Garfield Heights Branch - Technology Learning Center (20)
Tue, Dec 05, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Struggling to wade through the sea of information online? Learn how to use search engines to find what youre looking for. Prerequisite: Computers 101 or experience using a mouse

Warrensville Heights Branch - Technology Learning Center (16)
Tue, Dec 05, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to format long and complex documents using section breaks styles headers and footers. Tracking and comments capabilities will also be explored. Prerequisite: Word 201

Garfield Heights Branch
Tue, Dec 05, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Canceled
Mayfield Branch
Tue, Dec 05, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Are you interested in learning how to find that perfect book movie music CD or audio book CD? Would you like to learn how to manage your library account online? Join Mayfield Branch staff to learn how to get the most out of the Cuyahoga County Public Library online catalog.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Tue, Dec 05, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Maple Heights Branch - Storytime Room (30)
Tue, Dec 05, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Grades 6-12. Just what the chef ordered! Teens will gain hands-on kitchen skills and have fun with food. Spaces are Limited Registration is required.

Fairview Park Branch - Storytime Room (15)
Tue, Dec 05, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Kids in grades 2-5 will build a variety of creations using Lego bricks. Registration required.

Gates Mills Branch - Meeting Room (24)
Tue, Dec 05, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Grades 2-7 Create a pottery item that will be functional and food safe. Hands on Pottery will guide you through the process as you choose the piece you would like to paint plan your design and paint your piece. Wear clothes that can get dirty! Create a special gift or something for yourself. Your pottery will be fired and ready for pickup at the library in a week. Sponsored by the Friend of the Gates Mills Library. Registration is required.
This event is full

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Tue, Dec 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Students in grades 2 through 5 can join us in the afternoon as we create fun art projects based on favorite children's books!

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Tue, Dec 05, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
The Library isnt just a place where students can DO their homework. Our branches actually offer homework HELP. Students in grades K-8 are invited to visit one of our 10 Homework Centers for free after-school help with: Language Arts Math Reading Science Social Studies

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Tue, Dec 05, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning September 1 2017.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Tue, Dec 05, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Tue, Dec 05, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning in early September.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Tue, Dec 05, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students don't just DO their homework in our branches. They receive FREE homework assistance from trainedstaff through our after-schoolHomework Centers and Homework Mentorsprograms for students in grades K-8.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Tue, Dec 05, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals to children after school.

Canceled
Warrensville Heights Branch
Tue, Dec 05, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Orange Branch - The Hope and Stanley Adelstein Room (A/B) (75)
Tue, Dec 05, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Kathy Skerritt, mixed media artist, opens her exhibit with a reception and welcomes all to stop by and meet with her.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room A (58)
Tue, Dec 05, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Solon Branch - Meeting Room (75)
Tue, Dec 05, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Classes are designed for non-native speakers of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking reading and writing and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Tue, Dec 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Families of students in K-8th grade. Join us for pizza and engaging conversation for the whole family. Each month learn about different resources and ideas to help your children succeed in life and meet other people from your community to share ideas and support. Register online by calling 440-885-5362 or in person beginning Saturday November 11th at 9:00 AM.

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Tue, Dec 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
December's topic is What's On Your Plate? Stress Reduction and Mindful Techniques. Families of students in K-8th grade are invited to join us for pizza and engaging conversation for the whole family. Each month learn about different resources and ideas to help your students succeed in life and meet other people from your community to share ideas and support. Registration required.

Strongsville Branch - Meeting Rooms A & B (150)
Tue, Dec 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Brush up on your math skills with Sylvan Learning Center. Grades 6-12.

Canceled
Parma-Snow Branch
Tue, Dec 05, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Fiction writers new to the workshop experience will learn how to give and receive comments on your and others' writing in a group setting. We will workshop everyone's writing whether from a previously written work or in-class writing prompts. Workshop attendees are expected to have an email account and to complete reading and writing assignments between meetings. It's important to the workshop process that we create a community of writers who know and trust each other so please commit to attending at least five of the six classes. Space is limited and registration is required. Instructor Eric Anderson has published a novella ISN'T THAT JUST LIKE YOU? and a collection of poems THE PARABLE OF THE ROOM SPINNING. His writing has appeared in THE SUN ARTFUL DODGE and the NORTH AMERICAN REVIEW.

Parma-Snow Branch - Story/Craft Room (75)
Tue, Dec 05, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Come for some cuddly stories on Monday night as you drop off your stuffed pal then return on Tuesday night to see what fun all the stuffed animals had! Please bring only animals brave enough to spend the whole night and day in the library.

North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft/Resource Room Combined (80)
Tue, Dec 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children birth through age three and their caregivers are invited to join us for a fun hour of hands on play stations. Enjoy imaginative play along with small and large muscle development activities.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Tue, Dec 05, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Fiction writers new to the workshop experience will learn how to give and receive comments on your and others' writing in a group setting.
Registration is now closed

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Tue, Dec 05, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 6:45-8:45 at the North Olmsted Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

North Olmsted Branch
Tue, Dec 05, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Eight-time Emmy award-winner Romona Robinson will be speaking about her latest book A Dirt Road to Somewhere: An Emmy Award-Winning Anchor 's Incredible Journey of Faith Over Fear. Books will be available for purchase and signing.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room C (50)
Tue, Dec 05, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
For all ages! Have fun listening to and singing along with the CLEVELAND FLEAHARMONICS a merry band of players who enjoy spreading ukulele joy in the Cleveland area." There will be a craft for the kids and refreshments will be provided. Co-Sponsored by Parma Heights Friends of the Library.

Parma Branch - Technology Learning Center (16)
Tue, Dec 05, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Tue, Dec 05, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Students in grades 4-6 will explore hands-on digital creation as they create their own design using 3-D modeling program Tinkercad! Your item will be printed on Cuyahoga County Public Library's 3-D printer and will be available for pick-up on week after the program. A valid e-mail address and basic computer skills are required. Space is limited and registration is required.

Bay Village Branch - Bay Meeting Room (100)
Tue, Dec 05, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Celebrate Computer Science Education Week by coding your own game. Registration required.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Tue, Dec 05, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program.

Brooklyn Branch - Storytime Room (40)
Tue, Dec 05, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
We'll read some of the newest and exciting books while enjoying a healthy snack and lemonade.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Recording Studio
Tue, Dec 05, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Come during this time for drop-in orientation for our recording studio.

Bay Village Branch
Wed, Dec 06, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Wed, Dec 06, 9:00am - 3:00pm
A Veterans Service Commission representative will be present from 9 AM to 3 PM to assist with the following and many other issues: discuss and/or help file for various VA benefits and claims temporary financial assistance transportation (bus tickets) for VA medical appointments. For more information please call 216-698-2600.

Brooklyn Branch
Wed, Dec 06, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

North Royalton Branch - Resource Room (30)
Wed, Dec 06, 9:30am - 11:30am
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center Aspire Program offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:30-11:30am at the North Royalton Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Wed, Dec 06, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Conference Room A (24)
Wed, Dec 06, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Wed, Dec 06, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Wed, Dec 06, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Classes are designed for the non-native speaker of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking writing reading and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

Mayfield Branch - Medium Meeting Room (60)
Wed, Dec 06, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language. Classes are provided through the Tri-C ABLE Program. For more information or to register please visit www.tri-c.edu/able-ged-esol/ or call 216-987-2135.

Solon Branch - Meeting Room (75)
Wed, Dec 06, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Classes are designed for non-native speakers of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking reading and writing and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138. This class is for beginners.

North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft Room (50)
Wed, Dec 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children birth through age three and their caregivers are invited to join us for a fun hour of hands on play stations. Enjoy imaginative play along with small and large muscle development activities.

Parma Branch - Study Room 1
Wed, Dec 06, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Warrensville Heights Branch
Wed, Dec 06, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Beachwood Branch
Wed, Dec 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
Spend a morning with your little one enjoying music and hands-on creative learning while building self esteem. For children ages 18 months to 4 with a caregiver.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Wed, Dec 06, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Wed, Dec 06, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Join us for a monthly book discussion. Registration is not required. Items will be available at the circulation desk one month before the discussion. No meeting in August. Call the Beachwood Branch for information at 216-831-6868.

North Olmsted Branch - Large Meeting Room (198)
Wed, Dec 06, 1:00pm - 7:00pm
In just an hour of your time you can help save up to three lives. Make sure hospital patients get the treatment they need. Donate blood today. For more information or to make an appointment visit www.redcrossblood.org or call the American Red Cross at (216)431-3010.

Brooklyn Branch - Large Meeting Room (75)
Wed, Dec 06, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
This session provides an introduction to spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel. Prerequisite: Word 101 or experience using Excel

Southeast Branch
Wed, Dec 06, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Books will be available one month before the discussion. December Title: "Christmas Bells" by Jennifer Chiaverini

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room A (58)
Wed, Dec 06, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Richmond Heights Branch - Meeting Room (30)
Wed, Dec 06, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art.Participants may be recorded and/or surveyed to capture the program's effectiveness. Learn more about parent options at http://www.cuyahogalibrary.org/Kids-Teens/Parents-and-Teachers/Parent-Options.aspx" Grades K-8

Garfield Heights Branch
Wed, Dec 06, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Bay Village Branch - Bay Meeting Room (100)
Wed, Dec 06, 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Wed, Dec 06, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Wed, Dec 06, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
The Library isnt just a place where students can DO their homework. Our branches actually offer homework HELP. Students in grades K-8 are invited to visit one of our 10 Homework Centers for free after-school help with: Language Arts Math Reading Science Social Studies

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Wed, Dec 06, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning September 1 2017.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Wed, Dec 06, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Wed, Dec 06, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning in early September.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Wed, Dec 06, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students don't just DO their homework in our branches. They receive FREE homework assistance from trainedstaff through our after-schoolHomework Centers and Homework Mentorsprograms for students in grades K-8.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Wed, Dec 06, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals to children after school.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Wed, Dec 06, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Join us as we watch anime -- we'll have a mix of classics as well as the latest shows.

Brook Park Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Wed, Dec 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Would you like to help out at the library? Do you enjoy a variety of fun activities? Do you enjoy a variety of fun activities? Do you enjoy making new friends? If so join the new Student Volunteers of the Brook Park Library. Come to any or all of the monthly meetings. Registration recommended by not required.

Bay Village Branch
Wed, Dec 06, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees! Every Wednesday evening from 5:30-8:30 PM.

Canceled
Warrensville Heights Branch
Wed, Dec 06, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room A (58)
Wed, Dec 06, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

North Royalton Branch - Resource Room (30)
Wed, Dec 06, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center Aspire Program offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30-8:30pm at the North Royalton Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Maple Heights Branch - Storytime Room (30)
Wed, Dec 06, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Adults are invited to learn the Asian calligraphy and practice writing Asian characters. All materials will be provided.

Orange Branch - Youth Programming Room (40)
Wed, Dec 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Explore the world of Lego Mindstorms together and find out how to teach our robots new tricks. Program a robot to take its first steps test it out then watch it go.

Fairview Park Branch - Meeting Room (A & B) (80)
Wed, Dec 06, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Overcome your financial challenge. A licensed professional from the Society for Financial Awareness (SOFA) will share the essentials of goal setting developing a spending plan debt management and investment principles. Registration required.

Solon Branch - Conference Room (12)
Wed, Dec 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Need help downloading library e-books e-audiobooks magazines or music? To make an appointment call 440-248-8777. Please bring your charged device and any associated passwords.

Mayfield Branch - Medium Meeting Room (60)
Wed, Dec 06, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
If you enjoy playing chess please join in a fun evening of chess for all ages and ability levels. Visitors and casual players are welcome. The library will provide some chess sets. No registration is necessary.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Homework Center/Story & Craft Room (162)
Wed, Dec 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Families with children in grades K-8 Join us for pizza and engaging conversation for the whole family. Each month learn about different resources and ideas to help your children succeed in life and meet other people from your community to share ideas and support.

Garfield Heights Branch
Wed, Dec 06, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Attend an orientation for the Innovation Center and learn about the equipment and software in the space.

Mayfield Branch
Wed, Dec 06, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Attend an orientation for the Innovation Center at the Mayfield Branch Library.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Wed, Dec 06, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Bring your own image to create a digital holiday card using Adobe Photoshop no prior experience necessary. Registration is required.
This event is full

Garfield Heights Branch
Wed, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Tweens and Teens compete in a different Minecraft challenge or just get more practice. Registration required -- space is limited. Ages 7 and up.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Wed, Dec 06, All day
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Parma Branch - Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Wed, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Fueled by a childhood fascination with a toy helicopter Ohio natives Orville and Wilbur Wright changed the world when they solved the mystery of controlled flight. Learn about the lives of these self-taught engineers and how their many failures and stubborn endurance secured their place in history.

Chagrin Falls Branch - Meeting Room (Main Floor) (75)
Wed, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Local author Montrie Rucker Adams will share her seven-step guide to help you do what you always wanted. Adams will take you on a journey of her dream of competing in a bodybuilding contest at an age older than most contestants. Books will be available for purchase and signing following the program.

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Wed, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
From Clutter to Clean - In 5 Easy Steps. For Busy Moms to Empty Nesters. Adina Forouzan is an experienced professional organizer who helps people examine their unorganized areas and develop systems that will work. She will help identify causes of clutter and suggest proactive solutions for organizing closets and other spaces around the home. Supported by the Friends of the Beachwood Library. Registration required. Call 216-831-6868 for details.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Wed, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Classes sponsored by Polaris Career Center. We partner with local Adult Basic and Literacy Education (ABLE) organizations to provide free adult (ages 19+up) GED classes in our branch. Please call Polaris at 440.891.7647 or email ABLE@polaris.edu to register.

Strongsville Branch - Meeting Rooms A & B (150)
Wed, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Using historical images as well as recent ones Mike Kole from the Midwest Railway Preservation Society takes you on a pictorial journey that starts at Whiskey Island then travels through the Flats and the Cuyahoga Valley to Akron then to Canton and Mineral City ending at Valley Junction. Registration is requested. Register here or call (440) 238-5530.

Parma-Snow Branch - Conference Room A/B (75)
Wed, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Explore the rise and the fall and the spirit of a gritty city that clawed its way back featuring more than 200 photos and 65 lost landmarks from the 1800s to today. Author Laura DeMarco will take guests on a visual and oral tour through Clevelands glorious past and the ghosts that inspire us today. Lost places include architectural gems elegant theaters famous concert halls and stadiums grand department stores and bustling factories that helped turn Cleveland into Americas fifth biggest city and one of its most prosperous. Books will be available for purchase and signing following the program.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Wed, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program.

Olmsted Falls Branch - Meeting Room A & B (54)
Wed, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Come show off your tech projects! Whether you like making videos for Youtube coding video games making digital art or any other tech creation come show off and share ideas!

Berea Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Wed, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Craft ornaments and decorative snowflakes from paper. Supplies provided. Open to students in grades 6-12. Registration required beginning Wednesday November 1st.

Middleburg Heights Branch - Meeting Room (74)
Wed, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Local author D.M.Pulley returns to discuss her third novel The Unclaimed Victim which is set in "the hobo jungles of Cleveland". Books will be available for sale and signing after the program. Registration is required. Sponsored by the Friends of the Middleburg Heights Branch Library.

Bay Village Branch
Thu, Dec 07, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

Brooklyn Branch - Large Meeting Room (75)
Thu, Dec 07, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Thu, Dec 07, 9:30am - 11:30am
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 6:45-8:45 at the North Olmsted Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Thu, Dec 07, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Conference Room A (24)
Thu, Dec 07, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Large Meeting Room - North (60)
Thu, Dec 07, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn essential skills needed to navigate and utilize your Android smartphone or tablet.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Thu, Dec 07, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Classes are designed for the non-native speaker of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking writing reading and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

Orange Branch - The Hope and Stanley Adelstein Room (A/B) (75)
Thu, Dec 07, 10:00am - 11:30am
Design a game about your favorite countries.

Mayfield Branch - Story/Craft Room (80)
Thu, Dec 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for a program filled with music movement and fun presented by Kindermusik of Cleveland. Ages Birth to 17 months with a caregiver.

Rescheduled
North Royalton Branch
Thu, Dec 07, 10:00am - 12:00pm
New date Monday, December 11, 10:00am - 12:00pm
For those already familiar with Excel, be introduced to a variety of functions, including text functions, logical functions, and summary & conditional summary functions. Prerequisite: Excel 101

North Olmsted Branch
Thu, Dec 07, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Thu, Dec 07, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Olmsted Falls Branch
Thu, Dec 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join a Librarian from the Olmsted Falls Library at The Jenkins Place Senior Center on the first Thursday of the Month. Program will be at Jenkins Place 26100 Bagley Rd Olmsted Falls OH 44138.

Mayfield Branch - Story/Craft Room (80)
Thu, Dec 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us for a program filled with music movement and fun presented by Kindermusik of Cleveland. Ages 18 months to 3 1/2 years with a caregiver.

Mayfield Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Thu, Dec 07, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Read and listen to books with fellow book lovers during this weekly discussion for people with and without developmental disabilities.

Rescheduled
North Royalton Branch
Thu, Dec 07, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
New date Monday, December 11, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to use lookup functions, work with multiple workbooks, and use the paste/special options available in Excel. Prerequisite: Excel 202

Fairview Park Branch
Thu, Dec 07, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Please join the Fairview Park Senior Center Book Discussion Group this month as we discuss SUMMER BEFORE THE WAR by Helen Simonson. Books can be picked up at the prior discussion or at the Fairview Park Library Circulation desk. The discussion will be held at the Fairview Park Senior Center.

Middleburg Heights Branch
Thu, Dec 07, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

North Royalton Branch - Large Meeting Room 122 (80)
Thu, Dec 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Whodunnit? Join your friends and neighbors at the North Royalton branch's afternoon mystery-themed book discussion group. This month the group sleuths for clues between the covers of the Laurien Berenson book "The Bark Before Christmas."

Garfield Heights Branch
Thu, Dec 07, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Drop-in and learn about the equipment in the Innovation Center and stay for a self-guided project.

Garfield Heights Branch
Thu, Dec 07, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

North Olmsted
Thu, Dec 07, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Announcing our new off-site Book Nook at Great Northern Mall. Join us on the first Thursday of the month at 3pm for Lets Talk Books and Beans sponsored by Starbucks Coffee. What could be better than a great book and a great cup of coffee? The monthly Starbucks brew will be based on our themes. The topic is Brrrr! Winter and Holidays. Come join the discussion. We are located in the Malls Live 360 Studio near Macys and the Childrens play area. See you there!

Bay Village Branch - Bay Conference Room (15)
Thu, Dec 07, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for fun, quirky and challenging writing exercises and activities to get your creativity flowing. Registration required.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Thu, Dec 07, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Drop in sound recording orientations. Sessions typically last 20-30 minutes. The last orientation session will not start after 3:45 PM. Make sure to bring your library card.

Independence Branch - Meeting Room (100)
Thu, Dec 07, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Teens in Grades 5-9 Please join us for food and fun as we discuss a different book each month! Stop by the library to pick up this month's title. Sponsored by the Friends of the Independence Library.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Thu, Dec 07, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Fairview Park Branch
Thu, Dec 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to join this special club where we will play Minecraft (Pocket Edition on iPads) share ideas and talk about Minecraft books. Make new friends! We'll meet the first Thursday of each month. Registration required. Sponsored by Friends of the Fairview Park Library.

Chagrin Falls Branch - Meeting Room (Lower Level) (40)
Thu, Dec 07, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
The Friends of the Chagrin Falls Branch Library book sale will be December 7-9. Friends members have a special preview from 4:00-6:00 PM on December 7. All the proceeds support the Chagrin Falls Branch Library programs and events. For more information call the branch library (440-247-3556)

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Thu, Dec 07, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
The Library isnt just a place where students can DO their homework. Our branches actually offer homework HELP. Students in grades K-8 are invited to visit one of our 10 Homework Centers for free after-school help with: Language Arts Math Reading Science Social Studies

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Thu, Dec 07, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning September 1 2017.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Thu, Dec 07, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Thu, Dec 07, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning in early September.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Thu, Dec 07, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students don't just DO their homework in our branches. They receive FREE homework assistance from trainedstaff through our after-schoolHomework Centers and Homework Mentorsprograms for students in grades K-8.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Thu, Dec 07, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals to children after school.

Mayfield Branch - Technology Learning Center (25)
Thu, Dec 07, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees! Held at Adult Reference desk.

Canceled
Warrensville Heights Branch
Thu, Dec 07, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Solon Branch - Meeting Room (75)
Thu, Dec 07, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Classes are designed for non-native speakers of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking reading and writing and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

Chagrin Falls Branch - Meeting Room (Lower Level) (40)
Thu, Dec 07, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Friends of the Chagrin Falls Branch Library book sale will be December 7-9. All the proceeds support the Chagrin Falls Branch Library programs and events. For more information call the branch library (440-247-3556)

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room A (58)
Thu, Dec 07, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Garfield Heights Branch
Thu, Dec 07, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Use the Innovation Center's laser engraver to make that special person in your life a unique keepsake box for the winter holidays. Registration required.
This event is full

Maple Heights Branch - Homework Center (100)
Thu, Dec 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Families of students in grades K-8 are invited to join us for pizza and engaging conversation for the whole family. Each month learn about different resources and ideas to help your students succeed in life. And meet other people from your community to share ideas and support. December's theme is What's On Your Plate?: Stress Reduction and Mindful Techniques.

Fairview Park Branch - Meeting Room (Room A) (40)
Thu, Dec 07, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
In this one time class participants will learn the skill of wire wrapping to wrap a stone pendant and a piece of beach glass.
This event is full

Parma Branch - Conference Room C (35)
Thu, Dec 07, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Come and hear members of the CCPL's West Side Poetry Workshop read new and original work. You will laugh you will cry you will meet local writers over free coffee and pie. Join us and bring your own poems to share!

Fairview Park Branch - Technology Learning Center (16)
Thu, Dec 07, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
We're taking coding to a whole new level and using the Force to create. Registration required. Spaces limited. Grades 4-8.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Thu, Dec 07, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Bring your own image to create a digital holiday card using Adobe Photoshop no prior experience necessary. Registration is required.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Thu, Dec 07, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Thu, Dec 07, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 6:45-8:45 at the North Olmsted Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Bay Village Branch - Bay Conference Room (15)
Thu, Dec 07, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Join us as we discuss Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann. Books will be available at the Checkout Desk.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Thu, Dec 07, All day
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Thu, Dec 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
"The Beatles in Cleveland: The Notorious 1964 and 1966 Concerts" with Dave Schwensen.

Gates Mills Branch - Meeting Room (24)
Thu, Dec 07, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Come celebrate Computer Science Education Week. Join us as we build STEM skills and explore the world of WeDo robots. Spaces are limited in this hands-on program. Registration required. For ages 7 to 18.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Thu, Dec 07, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Explore hands-on digital creation using a 3-D modeling program.

Parma-Snow Branch - Story/Craft/Resource Room (125)
Thu, Dec 07, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
All ages are welcome to create a holiday craft inspired by the art of Zentangle! Please register each participant separately.
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South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Meeting Room 162 (20)
Thu, Dec 07, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Advice from a panel of local authors who have self-published in multiple genres for varied readerships.

Orange Branch - Youth Programming Room (40)
Thu, Dec 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for a story and hands-on crafts for Christmas, Chanukah and winter.

Brook Park Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Thu, Dec 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Meeting Room A+B+C (274)
Thu, Dec 07, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
New York Times best-selling author of international thrillers, including the Sigma series.

Please note this program has been moved to the South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch.

Parma-Snow Branch
Thu, Dec 07, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Mozart Sinfonia Concertante in E-flat Major Wagner (arr Mottle) Wesendonck Lieder for soprano and orchestra Schubert Symphony No. 3 Soprano Chabrelle Williams performing the beautiful Wesendock Lieder love songs written by Richard Wagner to the texts of poet Mathilde Wesendock. CityMusic Concertmaster Miho Hashizume and principal violist Jonathan Bagg will feature on Mozarts popular Sinfonia Concertante in E-flat Major and the concert closes with Franz Schuberts third symphony.

Bay Village Branch
Fri, Dec 08, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

Parma Branch - Study Room 1
Fri, Dec 08, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Fri, Dec 08, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Fri, Dec 08, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Aspire Citizenship Classes

Administration Building - 2A/Library (20)
Fri, Dec 08, 9:30am - 11:00am
Aspire

Olmsted Falls Branch
Fri, Dec 08, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started.

Chagrin Falls Branch - Meeting Room (Lower Level) (40)
Fri, Dec 08, 10:00am - 4:00pm
The Friends of the Chagrin Falls Branch Library book sale will be December 7-9. All the proceeds support the Chagrin Falls Branch Library programs and events. For more information call the branch library (440-247-3556)

Fairview Park Branch - Meeting Room (A & B) (80)
Fri, Dec 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Infants and toddlers along with their caregivers are invited to join us for a fun play group program. Registration required.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Fri, Dec 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to enter and format text change line spacing and copy and paste text. Saving and printing tips will also be discussed. Prerequisite: Experience using a mouse

Bay Village Branch - Bay Meeting Room (100)
Fri, Dec 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
Join us for a rocking good time as we share books rhymes and dance!

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Fri, Dec 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Winter's on the way! Let's get ready with stories songs and crafts.

Orange Branch - The Hope and Stanley Adelstein Room (A/B) (75)
Fri, Dec 08, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Support the Friends of the Orange Branch and build your own personal library! Preview Sale for Benefactor Members on Friday 12 - 1 p.m. Public Sales Friday 1:00 pm - 5:00pm Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm Sunday 1:00 - 4:30pm ($3 Bag Sale Day) Support the Orange Branch by joining the Friends today!

Garfield Heights Branch
Fri, Dec 08, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Fri, Dec 08, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Fri, Dec 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as Paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art. No registration is required but attendance may be limited due to space considerations.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Homework Center (104)
Fri, Dec 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Grades K-8 Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art. Participants may be recorded and/or surveyed to capture programs effectiveness. More information can be found here. http://www.cuyahogalibrary.org/Kids-Teens/Parents-and-Teachers/Parent-Options.aspx

Maple Heights Branch - Homework Center (100)
Fri, Dec 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Grades K-8. Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Fri, Dec 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included.

North Olmsted Branch - Meeting Room (Basement) (82)
Fri, Dec 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
K-8th graders - engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art.

Brooklyn Branch - Storytime Room (40)
Fri, Dec 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art. Grades K-8 Participants may be recorded and/or surveyed to capture programs effectiveness. More information can be found here. http://www.cuyahogalibrary.org/Kids-Teens/Parents-and-Teachers/Parent-Options.aspx

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Fri, Dec 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Kids in Grades K-8 engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Fri, Dec 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Fri, Dec 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Unleash your imagination and explore various mediums, art styles, and the works of art masters. All materials are included. Grades K-8

Bay Village Branch
Sat, Dec 09, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

Orange Branch - The Hope and Stanley Adelstein Room (A/B) (75)
Sat, Dec 09, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Support the Friends of the Orange Branch and build your own personal library! Preview Sale for Benefactor Members Friday 12 - 1 p.m. Public Sales Friday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00pm Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm Sunday 1:00 - 4:30pm ($3 bag sale day) Support the Orange Branch by joining the Friends today!

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Sat, Dec 09, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks audiobooks magazines movies and music from our digital collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the library and our staff will get you started. Our digital collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Brook Park Branch
Sat, Dec 09, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Warrensville Heights Branch - Recording Studio
Sat, Dec 09, 9:30am - 11:00am
Come during this time for drop-in orientation for our recording studio.

Garfield Heights Branch
Sat, Dec 09, 9:30am - 10:00am
Attend an orientation for the Innovation Center and learn about the equipment and software in the space.

Parma Branch
Sat, Dec 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Help families make gingerbread houses. Earn Community Service Hours! Sponsored by the Friends of the Parma Libraries.
This event is full

Chagrin Falls Branch - Meeting Room (Lower Level) (40)
Sat, Dec 09, 10:00am - 4:00pm
The Friends of the Chagrin Falls Branch Library book sale will be December 7-9. Bag Sale Day: all that fits into a bag one standard price. All the proceeds support the Chagrin Falls Branch Library programs and events. For more information call the branch library (440-247-3556)

Parma-Snow Branch
Sat, Dec 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Attend an orientation for the Innovation Center at the Parma-Snow Branch Library and learn to use the equipment and software in the space. Be sure to bring your library card or a photo ID. No registration is required. Orientations begin promptly at 10:00 AM. Customers who arrive beyond 10 minutes of the start time will be asked to attend the next orientation date.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Sat, Dec 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to explore the rich content available on the Internet. This class emphasizes downloading content and other electronic resources. Prerequisite: Internet 101

Independence Branch - Meeting Room (100)
Sat, Dec 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
How long has it been since you made a snowman? Join Carol Braverman for this fun craft program using a book to make an adorable snowman. All materials supplied. Space limited!
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North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft/Resource Room Combined (80)
Sat, Dec 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Have you ever wondered how magnets actually work? Children in grades 1-4 will have fun exploring amazing magnetic forces with common household objects showing how simple and fun science can be!
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South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Sat, Dec 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Attend an orientation to become a user of the Jack Joseph and Morton Mandel Memory Lab at the South-Euclid Lyndhurst Branch. Be sure to bring your library card or a photo ID.

Mayfield Branch
Sat, Dec 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
Attend an orientation for the Innovation Center at the Mayfield Branch Library.

Solon Branch - Meeting Room (75)
Sat, Dec 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children with varying learning styles and abilities learn together in a safe supportive environment where respect and appreciation for differences is encouraged.
This event is full

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Sat, Dec 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Join us for stories songs and rhymes in Mandarin Chinese and stay for a craft and playtime after! Presented in cooperation with the Chinese Storytime Volunteer Team.

Parma Branch - Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Sat, Dec 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Children of all ages with a caregiver. Listen to stories and make a graham-cracker gingerbread house for the holiday season. Bring candy for decorating if you wish.

Brooklyn Branch - Storytime Room (40)
Sat, Dec 09, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Do you love manga and anime? Come and join us for our monthly group where we discuss and watch your favorites from Japan.

Parma Branch
Sat, Dec 09, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Help families make gingerbread houses. Earn Community Service Hours! Sponsored by the Friends of the Parma Libraries.
This event is full

North Olmsted Branch - Large Meeting Room (198)
Sat, Dec 09, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Families and children Join us to create and take home your very own Gingerbread Houses or Candy Castles while listening to festive holiday stories and songs. Well decorate with graham crackers icing and a variety of candies. Please bring a bag of candy to share.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Sat, Dec 09, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Join creative writer poet and Bedford language arts teacher Jamie Cole to discover innovative writing techniques that encourage creativity and stimulate imagination.

Middleburg Heights Branch - Meeting Room (74)
Sat, Dec 09, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
For children ages 3 and up and their families All aboard for family fun! You can be the engineer when "Trains at Your Place" brings their giant model trains to the library for everyone to operate. Preschoolers must be accompanied by an adult. A Release and Hold Harmless agreement must be signed by a parent or legal guardian before each child can participate. Registration required starting Saturday November 11th.
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Brooklyn Branch - Storytime Room (40)
Sat, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Get ready for Star Wars: The Last Jedi with a free screening of the movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens! Popcorn will be provided. Registration is requested.

Parma Branch - Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Sat, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Children of all ages with a caregiver Listen to stories and make a graham-cracker gingerbread house for the holiday season. Bring candy for decorating if you wish.

Brecksville Branch - Meeting Room
Sat, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Create holiday gifts and learn culinary tips from Susan Aldrich. Participants will create and gift package a tasty chicken soup mix and learn to make snack recipes and gift tags.

Fairview Park Branch - Meeting Room (A & B) (80)
Sat, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Celebrate National Cotton Candy Day with stories activities and a whole lot of sweet fun. Registration required.

Maple Heights Branch
Sat, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks audiobooks magazines movies and music from our Digital Collection. Bring your device and passwords and our staff will get you started.

Garfield Heights Branch - Meeting Room A&B (80)
Sat, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Bring the family for games, activities, and reading The Polar Express story, plus cookies and hot chocolate! Registration required -- only register the children.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Homework Center (104)
Sat, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Participants will learn about Middle East healthy snacks which is the most distinguished feature of the Arab cuisine and also how to buy the necessary ingredients from local Arab restaurants or speciality grocery stores in the Greater Cleveland. In this particular class participants will learn to prepare Hummus and will have the pleasure to taste a famous traditional Arabic cuisine.

Orange Branch - Youth Programming Room (40)
Sat, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Author and pop culture historian Marty Gitlin will share his newest book A Celebration of Animation: the 100 greatest cartoon characters in television history co-authored with Joe Wos.

Bay Village Branch - Bay Meeting Room (100)
Sat, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Mayfield Branch - Combined Medium/Large Meeting Rooms (160)
Sat, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join vocalist Nancy Bernstein and pianist Drene Ivy of Muszikat-Shalom (Music of Peace) for a diverse musical celebration of the holidays in December--Christmas Chanukah Kwanzaa and Las Posadas. Illuminating the historical and cultural differences that define us while illustrating the values we share this joyous program also features crafting holiday-themed beaded necklaces.

Rescheduled
Brooklyn Branch
Sat, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
New date Saturday, December 09, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Do you love manga and anime? Come and join us for our monthly group where we discuss and watch your favorites from Japan.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Sat, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join the helpful and fun T.A.G. Team and meet new people. Saturdays: December 9 January 20 and February 17. 2:00-3:00 p.m. Grades 5th-12th. Please have a parent/guardian sign a release form prior to the program. Sponsored by the Friends of the Parma Libraries. Please register.

Middleburg Heights Branch - Meeting Room (74)
Sat, Dec 09, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
For children ages 3 and up with their families All aboard for family fun! You can be the engineer when "Trains at Your Place" brings their giant model trains to the library for everyone to operate. Preschoolers must be accompanied by an adult. A Release and Hold Harmless agreement must be signed by a parent or legal guardian before each child can participate. Registration required starting Saturday November 11th.

Solon Branch - Story/Craft Room (25)
Sat, Dec 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
We have the drawing supplies, just bring your creativity! Ages 8-12.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Storytime Room (125)
Sat, Dec 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Create a delicious winter wonderland by decorating a graham cracker "gingerbread" house. Open to families with children of all ages.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Sat, Dec 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Play fun board games and meet new people. Saturdays: December 9 January 20 February 17. 3:00-4:00 p.m. Ages 10-19. Please have a parent/guardian sign a release form prior to the program. Sponsored by the Friends of the Parma Libraries. Please register.

Southeast Branch - Small Meeting Room (15)
Sat, Dec 09, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Grades 4-10. Come and learn to write creative stories to expand your writing toolbox and build better stories. Fun quirky and challenging writing exercises will focus on different writing aspects each month. Registration requested.

Bay Village Branch
Sun, Dec 10, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

Orange Branch - The Hope and Stanley Adelstein Room (A/B) (75)
Sun, Dec 10, 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Support the Friends of the Orange Branch and build your own personal library! Preview Sale for Benefactor Members 12 - 1 p.m. Public Sales Friday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00pm Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm Sunday 1:00 - 4:30pm ($3 bag sale day) Support the Orange Branch by joining the Friends today!

Berea Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Sun, Dec 10, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
The Recorder Consort West, a 14-member recorder group under the direction of Andrea E. Ball, will perform festive music of the season. Join us for this annual musical celebration.

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Sun, Dec 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Local author and artist Carolyn Frankel will talk about her new book "Be Like Rachel: Lessons of Character from Women of the Bible." How can we make the world a better place? This book tries to answer that important question by demonstrating the values of some female biblical matriarchs. Carolyn tells their stories using the written word and vibrant colorful artwork. Books will be available for purchase and signing. Registration preferred but not required to attend.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Story/Craft Room (58)
Sun, Dec 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
K-8 Have fun building and decorating your own gingerbread house!

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (B) (25)
Sun, Dec 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Please join us for this informative and entertaining monthly program about the music, history, story and performance of classic Operas. Call 216-831-6868 or register online at www.cuyahogalibrary.org

Bay Village Branch
Mon, Dec 11, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

North Royalton Branch - Conference Room 123 (50)
Mon, Dec 11, 9:00am - 3:00pm
A Veterans Service Commission representative will be present from 9 AM to 3 PM to assist with the following and many other issues: discuss and/or help file for various VA benefits and claims temporary financial assistance transportation (bus tickets) for VA medical appointments. For more information please call 216-698-2600.

North Royalton Branch - Resource Room (30)
Mon, Dec 11, 9:30am - 11:30am
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center Aspire Program offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:30-11:30am at the North Royalton Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Mon, Dec 11, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Mon, Dec 11, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Conference Room A (24)
Mon, Dec 11, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Mon, Dec 11, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program.

North Royalton Branch - Computer Room (15)
Mon, Dec 11, 10:00am - 12:00pm
For those already familiar with Excel, be introduced to a variety of functions, including text functions, logical functions, and summary & conditional summary functions. Prerequisite: Excel 101

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Mon, Dec 11, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Classes are designed for the non-native speaker of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking writing reading and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

Mayfield Branch - Medium Meeting Room (60)
Mon, Dec 11, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language. Classes are provided through the Tri-C ABLE Program. For more information or to register please visit www.tri-c.edu/able-ged-esol/ or call 216-987-2135.

Fairview Park Branch
Mon, Dec 11, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Solon Branch - Meeting Room (75)
Mon, Dec 11, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Classes are designed for non-native speakers of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking reading and writing and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138. This class is for beginners.

Parma Branch - Study Room 1
Mon, Dec 11, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Large Quiet Study Room (20)
Mon, Dec 11, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (B) (25)
Mon, Dec 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Enjoy a snack wile exploring classics graphic novels nonfiction and the latest best-sellers

North Royalton Branch - Computer Room (15)
Mon, Dec 11, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to use lookup functions, work with multiple workbooks, and use the paste/special options available in Excel. Prerequisite: Excel 202

Parma Branch - Conference Room C (35)
Mon, Dec 11, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Please join us for a discussion of the book A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman. Books will be available one month prior to the discussion.

Solon Branch - Conference Room (12)
Mon, Dec 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Need help downloading library ebooks eaudiobooks or magazines? To make an appointment call 440-248-8777. Please bring your device and any associated passwords.

Garfield Heights Branch
Mon, Dec 11, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Storytime Room (125)
Mon, Dec 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for experiments movies food fun or a combination of all of the above. Learn something new meet a new friend and never be bored again with Tween Time! For those in grades 4-6. Parents must sign a release and hold harmless form which will be good for the whole semester. The form can be found here: www.cuyahogalibrary.org/parent-options Participants may be recorded and/or surveyed to capture programs effectiveness. More information can be found at the above link.

Southeast
Mon, Dec 11, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Drop in and make a fun winter Craft to keep or shard

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Mon, Dec 11, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Mon, Dec 11, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
The Library isnt just a place where students can DO their homework. Our branches actually offer homework HELP. Students in grades K-8 are invited to visit one of our 10 Homework Centers for free after-school help with: Language Arts Math Reading Science Social Studies

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Mon, Dec 11, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Mon, Dec 11, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning September 1 2017.

Parma Branch - Teen (49)
Mon, Dec 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Gr. 5-8th graders are invited to join our afterschool Maker Monday Program. Our teen space will be transformed into a space for creating tinkering and building. Dates are: 9/11 9/18 9/25/ 10/2 10/9 10/16 10/23 10/30 11/6 11/13 11/20 11/27 12/4 12/11. Join us for a special kick-off/orientation event on *September 11 for parents and students from 4-6 pm. Light dinner served after orientation at this event. Maker Stations Days will include activities such as: Paper Crafts: Duct tape coloring Maker Care: Card making for hospice patents cat blanket for the animal shelter Building: Brick Building and Minecraft challenges Technology: Green Screen Stop Motion LED Flowers Makey Makey Lab Social-Emotional learning skills with Ohio Guidestone Staff. Featuring Special Program Days including: Glowing Greetings DoodleBOTs Video Game Coding & more! with Gigalearn Zine Making with Lake Erie Ink Program is funded by Starting Point Grant in collaboration with OhioGuidestone *Registration and parental consent forms required for participation.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Mon, Dec 11, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning in early September.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Mon, Dec 11, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students don't just DO their homework in our branches. They receive FREE homework assistance from trainedstaff through our after-schoolHomework Centers and Homework Mentorsprograms for students in grades K-8.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Mon, Dec 11, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals to children after school.

Fairview Park Branch - Storytime Room (15)
Mon, Dec 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
We are looking for kids in grades 2-5 to act as library advisors and ambassadors. They will help promote the library in their community volunteer at the library and share their suggestions and ideas. Please join us for this introductory meeting. Registration required.

Maple Heights Branch - Storytime Room (30)
Mon, Dec 11, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Explore peace & create a scroll with the Cleveland Museum of Art. Get free art supplies too! Your scroll will be displayed at the Cleveland Museum of Art on MLK Day! 3 sessions: Nov 13, 27 Dec 11

Maple Heights Branch
Mon, Dec 11, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Explore peace & create a scroll with the Cleveland Museum of Art. Get free art supplies too! Your scroll will be displayed at the Cleveland Museum of Art on MLK Day! Nov 13 & 27, Dec 11

Parma Branch - Large Meeting Room B (60)
Mon, Dec 11, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Citizenship Class

Brooklyn Branch
Mon, Dec 11, 5:45pm - 8:45pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room A (58)
Mon, Dec 11, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

North Royalton Branch - Resource Room (30)
Mon, Dec 11, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center Aspire Program offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30-8:30pm at the North Royalton Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room C (50)
Mon, Dec 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
For ages 2 to 8 with a caregiver. Join us for some festive stories and songs and make a gingerbread house! Registration required.
This event is full

Gates Mills Branch - Meeting Room (24)
Mon, Dec 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration required. Ages 4-5 with a caregiver. Help your preschooler make the transition into their first year of school. Explore hands-on activity stations together. Celebrate together-Explore your community.

Garfield Heights Branch - Meeting Room B (40)
Mon, Dec 11, 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Families are invited for pizza and engaging conversation to help your student succeed in life, plus meet other people to share ideas and support! Registration requested.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Mon, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program.

Canceled
Parma Branch
Mon, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Relax and get in touch with your inner child. Materials and coloring sheets provided. We provide pencils and coloring pages but you may bring your own as well! Registration encouraged but not required.

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Mon, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Simply coloring can relieve stress increase mindfulness and encourage relaxation. The library will provide coloring sheets and coloring utensils. Feel free to bring your own pencils markers and coloring books. This event is for adults. Refreshments provided. Sponsored by the Friends of the Brook Park Library.

Orange Branch - Youth Programming Room (40)
Mon, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Do you love to write and want to develop your skills as an author? Get your creative writing juices flowing and explore the writing process in a fun welcoming no pressure environment. Grades 5-8.

Parma Branch - Conference Room C (35)
Mon, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
A casual conversation group where native English speakers are paired with new speakers to practice conversation skills. Refreshments discussion prompts and conversation tools will be provided. No registered required drop in as often as you wish. Sponsored by the Friends of Parma Libraries.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Mon, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Classes sponsored by Polaris Career Center. We partner with local Adult Basic and Literacy Education (ABLE) organizations to provide free adult (ages 19+up) GED classes in our branch. Please call Polaris at 440.891.7647 or email ABLE@polaris.edu to register.

Parma-Snow Branch - Conference Room A/B (75)
Mon, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Relive the excitement of Beatlemania as John Paul George and Ringo visit Cleveland for two of the wildest out of control concerts in Beatles and rock n roll history. Author Dave Schwensen takes you behind the scenes and on stage with The Fab Four through insider stories rare concert films never-before published photos and memorabilia. The evenings highlights will include films of The Beatles riotous concerts at Cleveland Public Hall in 1964 and Cleveland Municipal Stadium in 1966. A splendid time is guaranteed for all! Books will be available for purchase and author signing at a special library discount price following the program.

Brooklyn Branch - Large Meeting Room (75)
Mon, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us as the library staff helps you create your very own glass with vinyl stencils and glass etching cream. (This program is for adults age 18 and over.) All project materials will be provided.
This event is full

Olmsted Falls Branch - Meeting Room A & B (54)
Mon, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Clevelanders use fashion to stand out in a crowd. Learn more about our citys trendsetters who they were and where they shopped. Share in the images and stories that make up the Western Reserve Historical Societys current exhibit in the Chisholm Halle Costume Wing.

Solon Branch - Story/Craft Room (25)
Mon, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Come for stories full of counting, dancing, and a craft. Ages 3-5.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Large Quiet Study Room (20)
Mon, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Step up to the mic and express yourself! Hosted by Uplyff.

Brook Park Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Mon, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Mon, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Create a nifty holiday wreath! Perfect for gift giving or yourself! Grades 5th-12th. Monday evening December 11 7:00-8:15 p.m. Please have a parent/guardian sign a release form prior to the program. Sponsored by the Friends of the Parma Libraries. Please register.

Middleburg Heights Branch - Meeting Room (74)
Mon, Dec 11, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk one month before the discussion. Please register if you are new to the group.

Bay Village Branch
Tue, Dec 12, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

Independence Branch - Conference (8)
Tue, Dec 12, 9:00am - 1:30pm
Schedule a Individual career counseling session at the Independence Branch with one of our Licensed or Certified Counselors http://cuyahogalibrary.org/Services/Cuyahoga-Works/Career-Counseling.aspx. Career Counselors are available by appointment to help you discover your occupational interests and personality create an effective job search strategy prepare for job interviews and provide tips that will help you develop top-notch resumes cover letters and LinkedIn profiles. Career Counseling is available by appointment only! To schedule a FREE appointment at our Independence Branch please call the Cuyahoga Works: Job and Career Services at 216.475.2225.

North Royalton Branch - Conference Room 123 (50)
Tue, Dec 12, 9:00am - 3:00pm
A Veterans Service Commission representative will be available for assistance.

Independence Branch
Tue, Dec 12, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Brooklyn Branch - Large Meeting Room (75)
Tue, Dec 12, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Tue, Dec 12, 9:30am - 11:30am
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 6:45-8:45 at the North Olmsted Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Parma Branch - Conference Room C (35)
Tue, Dec 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Please contact the branch for this month's selection. Sponsored by the Friends of Parma Libraries. Pick up books at the circulation desk one month before the discussion.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Tue, Dec 12, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Classes are designed for the non-native speaker of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking writing reading and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

Solon Branch - Meeting Room (75)
Tue, Dec 12, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to use data analysis and data visualization tools in Excel. Topics include using charts pivot tables and conditional formatting to analyze spreadsheet data. Prerequisite: Excel 101

North Olmsted Branch
Tue, Dec 12, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Garfield Heights Branch - Study Room 3
Tue, Dec 12, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Tue, Dec 12, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Solon Branch - Meeting Room (75)
Tue, Dec 12, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
For those already familiar with Excel this class will introduce a variety of functions including text functions logical functions and summary and conditional summary functions.

North Royalton Branch
Tue, Dec 12, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Mayfield Branch - Medium Meeting Room (60)
Tue, Dec 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us for the tales of King Arthur and the Round Table the stories of Excalibur Camelot and a Hint of Medieval Christmas. Presented by Betty Zak.

Fairview Park Branch - Storytime Room (15)
Tue, Dec 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
It's never too early to start building STEAM skills. Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to join this special club where each month we will be presenting age appropriate activities to build Science Technology Engineering Art and Math skills. Registration required.

Garfield Heights Branch
Tue, Dec 12, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Tue, Dec 12, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Tue, Dec 12, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
The Library isnt just a place where students can DO their homework. Our branches actually offer homework HELP. Students in grades K-8 are invited to visit one of our 10 Homework Centers for free after-school help with: Language Arts Math Reading Science Social Studies

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Tue, Dec 12, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning September 1 2017.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Tue, Dec 12, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (B) (25)
Tue, Dec 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Experiment with different mediums to create imaginative objects.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Tue, Dec 12, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning in early September.

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Tue, Dec 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Calling all tech-savvy kids: This program is just for you! Join us this month as we creat light-up greeting cards for the holidays!

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Tue, Dec 12, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students don't just DO their homework in our branches. They receive FREE homework assistance from trainedstaff through our after-schoolHomework Centers and Homework Mentorsprograms for students in grades K-8.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Tue, Dec 12, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals to children after school.

Canceled
Warrensville Heights Branch
Tue, Dec 12, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room A (58)
Tue, Dec 12, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Solon Branch - Meeting Room (75)
Tue, Dec 12, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Classes are designed for non-native speakers of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking reading and writing and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Meeting Room 162 (20)
Tue, Dec 12, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Advanced fiction writing workshop, 6-month series, led by Sarah Willis.
Registration is now closed

North Olmsted Branch - Large Meeting Room (198)
Tue, Dec 12, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Families of students in K-8th grade are invited to join us for pizza and engaging conversation for the whole family. Each month learn about different resources and ideas to help your students succeed in life and meet other people from your community to share ideas and support. This month we will discuss What's on Your Plate?: Stress reduction and mindful techniques.

Brook Park Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Tue, Dec 12, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Orange Branch - Youth Programming Room (40)
Tue, Dec 12, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Create a screen-printed holiday tea towel made from vinyl stencils made in a CCPL innovation center. All materials provided by the Friends of the Orange Branch Library. Registration starts 30 days before the program.
This event is full

Independence Branch - Meeting Room (100)
Tue, Dec 12, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Teens can make a wall-accent clothespin wreath good for displaying photos cards and notes. Some teens will score some door prizes. Sponsored by the Independence Friends of the Library.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Tue, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 6:45-8:45 at the North Olmsted Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Middleburg Heights Branch - Meeting Room (74)
Tue, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Learn the science behind fizzing bath bombs, shower scrubs, and more as we create homemade spa products! Make them for yourself or to give as a gift! For Teens in grades 6-12.
This event is full

North Olmsted Branch - Small Meeting Room (40)
Tue, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Relax restore and get in touch with your inner child. Enjoy a relaxing evening of coloring music and stories. Coloring pages and art supplies provided.

Gates Mills Branch - Meeting Room (24)
Tue, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Two well know crime/comedy writers team up to write about an unconventional duo. Kate O'Hare is a FBI agent while Nick Fox is a con man. Forced to work together they struggle with trusting each other despite their mutual attraction.

Brooklyn Branch - Storytime Room (40)
Tue, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for pizza and engaging conversation for the whole family. Each month learn about different resources and ideas to help your children succeed in life and meet other people from your community to share ideas and support.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Tue, Dec 12, All day
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

North Royalton Branch - Large Meeting Room 121 & 122 (160)
Tue, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Have a holly jolly holiday as the Cleveland Fleaharmonics spread their special brand of ukulele joy by sharing some merry singalongs to get you in the holiday mood! Sponsored by the Friends of the North Royalton Library.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Technology Learning Center (16)
Tue, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This session provides an introduction to spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel. Topics covered include entering data using autofill and performing calculations using formulas and functions.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Tue, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Tue, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Explore the rise and the fall and the spirit of a gritty city that clawed its way back featuring more than 200 photos and 65 lost landmarks from the 1800s to today. Author Laura DeMarco will take guests on a visual and oral tour through Clevelands glorious past and the ghosts that inspire us today. Lost places include architectural gems elegant theaters famous concert halls and stadiums grand department stores and bustling factories that helped turn Cleveland into Americas fifth biggest city and one of its most prosperous. Books will be available for purchase and signing following the program. Registration required.

Parma Branch - Conference Room B (40)
Tue, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Relax and get in touch with your inner child. Materials and coloring sheets provided.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Recording Studio
Tue, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Come during this time for drop-in orientation for our recording studio.

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Tue, Dec 12, 7:15pm - 8:45pm
Join us for a monthly book discussion. Registration is not required. Items will be available at the circulation desk one month before the discussion. No meeting in August. Call the Beachwood Branch for information at 216-831-6868.

Bay Village Branch
Wed, Dec 13, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

North Royalton Branch - Conference Room 123 (50)
Wed, Dec 13, 9:00am - 3:00pm
A Veterans Service Commission representative will be available for assistance.

North Royalton Branch - Resource Room (30)
Wed, Dec 13, 9:30am - 11:30am
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center Aspire Program offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:30-11:30am at the North Royalton Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Wed, Dec 13, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Conference Room A (24)
Wed, Dec 13, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Wed, Dec 13, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Wed, Dec 13, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Classes are designed for the non-native speaker of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking writing reading and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

Mayfield Branch - Medium Meeting Room (60)
Wed, Dec 13, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language. Classes are provided through the Tri-C ABLE Program. For more information or to register please visit www.tri-c.edu/able-ged-esol/ or call 216-987-2135.

Mayfield Branch - Technology Learning Center (25)
Wed, Dec 13, 10:00am - 11:30am
The Cuyahoga County Greenprint is an updated internet-based easy-to-use GIS tool for viewing and analyzing information about the natural assets we have in Cuyahoga County. The purpose of the Greenprint is to assist communities and individual land owners in making great land-use decisions. The Greenprint is designed primarily for municipal planners economic development leaders service directors arborists etc. Yet its also useful for watershed coordinators students teachers and interested citizens. The Cuyahoga County Planning Commission will show you how to access and use Greenprint.

Parma Branch - Technology Learning Center (16)
Wed, Dec 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
This session provides an introduction to spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel. Topics covered include entering data using autofill and performing calculations using formulas and functions.

Solon Branch - Story/Craft Room (25)
Wed, Dec 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Dance to your favorite storytime music! Ages 2-5.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Tech Classroom (48)
Wed, Dec 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Geared toward the beginner this class offers an overview of Microsoft PowerPoint a software program for designing creative presentations and slideshows. Create a simple presentation and learn how to add text images and transitions to slides.

Solon Branch - Meeting Room (75)
Wed, Dec 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Classes are designed for non-native speakers of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking reading and writing and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138. This class is for beginners.

Fairview Park Branch - Technology Learning Center (16)
Wed, Dec 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to organize and format text using tables and tab stops. An overview of using images in Word is also discussed. Prerequisite: Word 101 or some experience using Word

Warrensville Heights Branch
Wed, Dec 13, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Parma Branch - Study Room 1
Wed, Dec 13, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Wed, Dec 13, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Parma Branch - Technology Learning Center (16)
Wed, Dec 13, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to manage and manipulate large amounts of data in Microsoft Excel. Topics include sorting filtering and data validation. Prerequisite: Excel 101

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Tech Classroom (48)
Wed, Dec 13, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
For those familiar with PowerPoint build on what you know to take your presentation to the next level. Topics include using slide master and adding animations hyperlinks videos and sound. Prerequisite: PowerPoint 101

Fairview Park Branch - Technology Learning Center (16)
Wed, Dec 13, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to use lists of information (ex. names and addresses) to quickly create letters mailing labels and other documents in Microsoft Word.

Bay Village Branch - Bay Conference Room (15)
Wed, Dec 13, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Join us as we discuss Underground Airlines by Ben Winters. Books are available at the Checkout Desk.

Parma-Snow Branch
Wed, Dec 13, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Warrensville Heights Branch - Conference Room A (24)
Wed, Dec 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Everybody's Son by Thrity Umrigar. During a terrible heat wave in 1991--the worst in a decade--ten-year-old Anton has been locked in an apartment in the projects alone for seven days without air conditioning or a fan. With no electricity the refrigerator and lights do not work. Hot hungry and desperate Anton shatters a window and climbs out. Cutting his leg on the broken glass he is covered in blood when the police find him. Juanita his mother is discovered in a crack house less than three blocks away nearly unconscious and half-naked. When she comes to she repeatedly asks for her baby boy. She never meant to leave Anton--she went out for a quick hit and was headed right back until her drug dealer raped her and kept her high. Though the bond between mother and son is extremely strong Anton is placed with child services while Juanita goes to jail. The Harvard-educated son of a US senator Judge David Coleman is a scion of northeastern white privilege. Desperate to have a child in the house again after the tragic death of his teenage son David uses his power and connections to keep his new foster son Anton with him and his wife Delores--actions that will have devastating consequences in the years to come. Following in his adopted family's footsteps Anton too rises within the establishment. But when he discovers the truth about his life his birth mother and his adopted parents this man of the law must come to terms with the moral complexities of crimes committed by the people he loves most.

Chagrin Falls Branch - Meeting Room (Lower Level) (40)
Wed, Dec 13, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Richmond Heights Branch - Meeting Room (30)
Wed, Dec 13, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art.Participants may be recorded and/or surveyed to capture the program's effectiveness. Learn more about parent options at http://www.cuyahogalibrary.org/Kids-Teens/Parents-and-Teachers/Parent-Options.aspx" Grades K-8

Garfield Heights Branch
Wed, Dec 13, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Bay Village Branch - Bay Meeting Room (100)
Wed, Dec 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Wed, Dec 13, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Come make a festive bag to hold your holiday swag.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Wed, Dec 13, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Wed, Dec 13, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
The Library isnt just a place where students can DO their homework. Our branches actually offer homework HELP. Students in grades K-8 are invited to visit one of our 10 Homework Centers for free after-school help with: Language Arts Math Reading Science Social Studies

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Wed, Dec 13, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning September 1 2017.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Wed, Dec 13, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Wed, Dec 13, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning in early September.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Wed, Dec 13, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students don't just DO their homework in our branches. They receive FREE homework assistance from trainedstaff through our after-schoolHomework Centers and Homework Mentorsprograms for students in grades K-8.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Wed, Dec 13, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals to children after school.

Fairview Park Branch - Storytime Room (15)
Wed, Dec 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children in grades 2-5 are invited to join this special club where we will play Minecraft (Pocket Edition for iPads) plan future programs and enjoy fun activities. Registration required.

Bay Village Branch
Wed, Dec 13, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees! Every Wednesday evening from 5:30-8:30 PM.

Canceled
Warrensville Heights Branch
Wed, Dec 13, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Richmond Heights Branch - Meeting Room (30)
Wed, Dec 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for pizza and engaging conversation for the whole family. Each month learn about different resources and ideas to help your children succeed in life and meet other people from your community to share ideas and support. registration requested

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room A (58)
Wed, Dec 13, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

North Royalton Branch - Resource Room (30)
Wed, Dec 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center Aspire Program offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30-8:30pm at the North Royalton Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Meeting Room 162 (20)
Wed, Dec 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Intermediate fiction writing workshop, 6-month series, led by Sarah Willis.
Registration is now closed

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Wed, Dec 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Join the maker movement and enjoy an evening of creative making in the Parma-Snow Branch Innovation Center at our monthly maker night.
This event is full

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Wed, Dec 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Families of students in grades K-8th Join us for pizza and engaging conversation for the whole family. Each month learn about different resources and ideas to help your students succeed in life. And meet other people from your community to share ideas and support.

Orange Branch
Wed, Dec 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Too many books, so little time? This is the book club for you! Share & receive recommendations, and then settle in to read away the hour with whatever is on your reading list!

Mayfield Branch
Wed, Dec 13, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Attend an orientation for the Innovation Center at the Mayfield Branch Library.

North Royalton Branch - Large Meeting Room 122 (80)
Wed, Dec 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join your friends neighbors and other avid readers at the North Royalton Branch's flagship book discussion group! This month the group focuses upon "The Breakdown" by B.A. Paris.

Parma Branch - Conference Room C (35)
Wed, Dec 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us for a discussion of A Redbird Christmas by Fannie Flagg. Books available 30 days prior to discussion. No Registration Required.

Garfield Heights Branch
Wed, Dec 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Looking for a new way to express yourself? Join our Teen Art Club! Every month we will experiment with new techniques and mediums. Participants may be recorded and/or surveyed to capture programs effectiveness. More information can be found at cuyahogalibrary.org/parent-options.

Brook Park Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Wed, Dec 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Whether you are seeking a quick chocolate fix on a cold night without the high expense or unpronounceable ingredients or seeking a great gift idea this program is for you. Participants will create their own hot cocoa mix and be introduced to sweet reads shared by library staff. All supplies will be provided.

Rescheduled
Parma-Snow Branch
Wed, Dec 13, All day
New date Wednesday, December 13, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Join us for stories, a holiday dance party, crafts and more in the Parma Snow auditorium. Bring a t-shirt or bag to silkscreen a snowflake in blue or white ink. Registration requested. All ages.

Parma-Snow Branch
Wed, Dec 13, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Join us for stories, a holiday dance party, crafts and more in the Parma Snow auditorium. Bring a t-shirt or bag to silkscreen a snowflake in blue or white ink. Registration requested. All ages.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Wed, Dec 13, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Classes sponsored by Polaris Career Center. We partner with local Adult Basic and Literacy Education (ABLE) organizations to provide free adult (ages 19+up) GED classes in our branch. Please call Polaris at 440.891.7647 or email ABLE@polaris.edu to register.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Wed, Dec 13, All day
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room C (50)
Wed, Dec 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Obesity diabetes heart disease cancer and other diseases are lifestyle-related. Participants learn about the connections between diet and health discuss ways that informed dietary choices can help prevent or relieve diseases and investigate how modern farming and agriculture practices contribute to present-day health concerns.

Bay Village Branch - Bay Meeting Room (100)
Wed, Dec 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Wed, Dec 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program.

Olmsted Falls Branch - Meeting Room A & B (54)
Wed, Dec 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for monthly free play and mini-challenges using Mindstorms robots! Registration is required.

Mayfield Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Wed, Dec 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Author of Parker Hannifin's 100-Year Journey: Powering the Machines that Changed the World.

Middleburg Heights Branch - Meeting Room (74)
Wed, Dec 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bestselling author Richard Montanari will discuss his many Byrne & Balzano detective novels including his most recent books,The Doll Maker and Shutter Man. Books available for sale and signing.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Wed, Dec 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Drop in sound recording orientations. Sessions typically last 20-30 minutes. The last orientation session will not start after 6:45 PM. Make sure to bring your library card.

Solon Branch - Meeting Room (75)
Wed, Dec 13, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Join the Solon High School Madrigal Choir at the Solon Library on Dec. 13 to add cheer to your holiday season through their music. Supported by the Friends of the Solon Public Library.

Gates Mills Branch - Meeting Room (24)
Wed, Dec 13, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
In a compelling richly researched novel that draws from thousands of letters and original sources bestselling authors Stephanie Dray and Laura Kamoie tell the fascinating untold story of Thomas Jefferson's eldest daughter Martha "Patsy" Jefferson Randolph--a woman who kept the secrets of our most enigmatic founding father and shaped an American legacy.

Chagrin Falls Branch - Meeting Room (Main Floor) (75)
Wed, Dec 13, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Books are available one month before discussion. 12/13/17 Evicted by Matthew Desmond: 1/10/18 Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance; 2/14/18 Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles.

Bay Village Branch
Thu, Dec 14, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

Warrensville Heights Branch
Thu, Dec 14, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Strongsville Branch
Thu, Dec 14, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Brooklyn Branch - Large Meeting Room (75)
Thu, Dec 14, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Thu, Dec 14, 9:30am - 11:30am
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 6:45-8:45 at the North Olmsted Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Thu, Dec 14, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Conference Room A (24)
Thu, Dec 14, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Thu, Dec 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Get a little messy while learning something new! Each month we will focus on an artist explore their life and creative style and create our own works of art based off of what we have learned. Supported by Friends of the Beachwood Library.
This event is full

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Thu, Dec 14, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Classes are designed for the non-native speaker of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking writing reading and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

Parma-Snow Branch - Technology Learning Center (20)
Thu, Dec 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to enter and format text change line spacing and copy and paste text. Saving and printing tips will also be discussed. Prerequisite: Experience using a mouse.

Brecksville Branch - Meeting Room
Thu, Dec 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to use the newest operating system for PCs tables and phones in this interactive hands-on class. Registration required. Registration begins on November 14 2017.

Solon Branch - Story/Craft Room (25)
Thu, Dec 14, 10:00am - 10:45am
Kindermusik of Cleveland will present a program filled with music, movement, and fun. Ages Birth-17 mos.

Mayfield Branch - Technology Learning Center (25)
Thu, Dec 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
For those already familiar with Excel this class will introduce a variety of functions including text functions logical functions and summary and conditional summary functions.

North Olmsted Branch
Thu, Dec 14, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Thu, Dec 14, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Solon Branch - Story/Craft Room (25)
Thu, Dec 14, 11:00am - 11:45am
Kindermusik of Cleveland will present a program filled with music, movement, and fun. Ages 18 mos.-3 1/2 years.

Mayfield Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Thu, Dec 14, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Read and listen to books with fellow book lovers during this weekly discussion for people with and without developmental disabilities.

Parma-Snow Branch - Technology Learning Center (20)
Thu, Dec 14, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to format long and complex documents using section breaks styles headers and footers. Tracking and comments capabilities will also be explored. Prerequisite: Word 201

Mayfield Branch - Technology Learning Center (25)
Thu, Dec 14, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to use lookup functions work with multiple workbooks and use the paste special options available in Excel. Prerequisite: Excel 202

Chagrin Falls Branch - Meeting Room (Main Floor) (75)
Thu, Dec 14, 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Study for final exams in our meeting room. We will provide snacks outlets and tables for individual or group study.

Orange Branch - The Hope and Stanley Adelstein Room (A/B) (75)
Thu, Dec 14, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Take time out of your busy holiday schedule to connect with other readers and sip some hot tea. We will create our own unique chai blend to take home while you grow your "To Be Read" pile.

Olmsted Falls Branch - Meeting Room A & B (54)
Thu, Dec 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Leftover Crafts we have been cleaning out the closets join us in making a past craft book wreaths silhouette plaques wine charms etc. Supplies limited for each craft. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Garfield Heights Branch
Thu, Dec 14, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Drop-in and learn about the equipment in the Innovation Center and stay for a self-guided project.

North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft/Resource Room Combined (80)
Thu, Dec 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Have you ever wondered how magnets actually work? They seem like magic but it's actually science! Children will have fun exploring amazing magnetic forces with common household objects showing simple and fun science can be! For Homeschooled children.

Garfield Heights Branch
Thu, Dec 14, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Fairview Park Branch - Storytime Room (15)
Thu, Dec 14, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Create your own blingy LED candle bowl! Registration required.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Thu, Dec 14, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Thu, Dec 14, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
The Library isnt just a place where students can DO their homework. Our branches actually offer homework HELP. Students in grades K-8 are invited to visit one of our 10 Homework Centers for free after-school help with: Language Arts Math Reading Science Social Studies

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Thu, Dec 14, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning September 1 2017.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Thu, Dec 14, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (B) (25)
Thu, Dec 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Disassemble and investigate technology and household items.

Brook Park Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Thu, Dec 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join Mr. Zap from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. as he teaches you a variety of magic tricks and how to present them. Everyone who joins will receive a new deck of playing cards.

Solon Branch - Meeting Room (75)
Thu, Dec 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Volunteer to help with a variety of library activities.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Thu, Dec 14, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 8 may register to attend the Homework Center. Applications will be available at the library beginning in early September.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Thu, Dec 14, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Students don't just DO their homework in our branches. They receive FREE homework assistance from trainedstaff through our after-schoolHomework Centers and Homework Mentorsprograms for students in grades K-8.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Thu, Dec 14, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals to children after school.

Canceled
Warrensville Heights Branch
Thu, Dec 14, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room A (58)
Thu, Dec 14, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the ESOL program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Solon Branch - Story/Craft Room (25)
Thu, Dec 14, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Classes are designed for non-native speakers of the English language. This program will focus on the practical application of listening speaking reading and writing and communication skills. The format will be instructor led. Orientation is required. For more information go to www.tri-c.edu/ESOL or call Tri-C East at 216-371-7138.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Meeting Room 162 (20)
Thu, Dec 14, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Introductory fiction writing workshop, 6-month series, led by Sarah Willis.
Registration is now closed

Gates Mills Branch - Meeting Room (24)
Thu, Dec 14, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Love Minecraft? Compete in a Minecraft challenge or just get more practice amongst other fans. iPads available for use or bring your own device. Prizes! Sponsored by the Friends of the Gates Mills Branch Library. Ages 10-18 years. Space is limited! Registration required.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Thu, Dec 14, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 6:45-8:45 at the North Olmsted Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Thu, Dec 14, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Thu, Dec 14, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Zentangle is an easy-to-learn and relaxing method of creating beautiful images from repetitive patterns. In Zentangle you draw each stroke consciously and deliberately. The very act of putting your pen to paper focuses your attention in a way similar to meditation. Far beyond doodles Zentangle is an art form with its own rules and methods. Adults come join us in a bi-monthly fun club. Register for each individual date online or by calling 216-661-4240. If you are brand new to Zentangle please come at 6:30 for a brief introduction so you will be ready to try our newest project. Sponsored by The Friends of the Parma Branch Libraries.

Canceled
Parma Branch
Thu, Dec 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 4 - 5 Girls join the discussion and do creative activities on the second Thursday of each month! What's on your mind? Friendship growing up family? Let's talk! Registration required. Sponsored by the Friends of Parma Libraries. Register online by calling 440-885-5362 or in person beginning Saturday February 11th 2016 at 9:00 AM.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Thu, Dec 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for pizza and engaging conversation for the whole family. Each month learn about different resources and ideas to help your children succeed in life and meet other people from your community to share ideas and support.

Brecksville Branch - Meeting Room
Thu, Dec 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Have a great time dancing and moving to your favorite story time music with beanbags rhythm sticks and more! For children ages 2-5 and their caregivers. Registration required.

Bay Village Branch - Bay Meeting Room (100)
Thu, Dec 14, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Join us as the author of Peanut Butter Dogs Greg Murray discusses how he became a pet photographer and created his book that is sure to make you smile!

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Thu, Dec 14, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Author of "The Last Ballad" in conversation with Thrity Umrigar.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Thu, Dec 14, All day
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For orientation and class information please call 1-833-ASPIRE2 or visit the www.aspiregreatercleveland.org for a list of orientation locations and dates and to learn more about the GED and basic skills preparation program. This class will be led by Aspire Greater Cleveland.

Berea Branch - Small Conference Room (12)
Thu, Dec 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for a lively discussion. Books will be available at the check-out desk one month before the discussion.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Thu, Dec 14, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
"Hum If You Don't Know the Words" by Bianca Marais. Growing up parallel but very different lives built on apartheid in 1970s Johannesburg a white girl from a secure family and a Xhosa widow in a rural village meet by chance in the wake of The Soweto Uprising during which the girl's parents are killed and the widow's daughter goes missing.

Olmsted Falls Branch - Meeting Room A & B (54)
Thu, Dec 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Kindergarteners and their caregivers: join us for a discussion and fun activity each month
This event is full

Parma-Snow Branch - Auditorium (400)
Thu, Dec 14, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
The legendary Cleveland Browns quarterback will visit to discuss his new book, Learning to Scramble.
This event is full

Bay Village Branch
Fri, Dec 15, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

Parma Branch - Study Room 1
Fri, Dec 15, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Fri, Dec 15, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Fri, Dec 15, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Aspire Citizenship Classes

Orange Branch
Fri, Dec 15, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Fri, Dec 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Vincent Van Gogh - Dispelling rumors and tales surrounding his life with the true story of passion and obsession. Through his words we begin to understand "Paintings have a life of their own that derives from the painter's soul." Art historian Felicia Zavarella Stadelman returns with her popular series on the lives and works of beloved artists. Registration required. Sponsored by the Friends of the Beachwood Library.

Bay Village Branch - Bay Meeting Room (100)
Fri, Dec 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Foster your child's curiosity and creativity at our hands-on imaginative maker stations. Sponsored by the Friends of the Bay Village Branch Library. Registration required.

Garfield Heights Branch
Fri, Dec 15, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Fri, Dec 15, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Fri, Dec 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as Paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art. No registration is required but attendance may be limited due to space considerations.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Homework Center (104)
Fri, Dec 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Grades K-8 Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art. Participants may be recorded and/or surveyed to capture programs effectiveness. More information can be found here. http://www.cuyahogalibrary.org/Kids-Teens/Parents-and-Teachers/Parent-Options.aspx

Maple Heights Branch - Homework Center (100)
Fri, Dec 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Grades K-8. Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included.

Parma Branch - Homework Center (49)
Fri, Dec 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included.

North Olmsted Branch - Meeting Room (Basement) (82)
Fri, Dec 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
K-8th graders - engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art.

Brooklyn Branch - Storytime Room (40)
Fri, Dec 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art. Grades K-8 Participants may be recorded and/or surveyed to capture programs effectiveness. More information can be found here. http://www.cuyahogalibrary.org/Kids-Teens/Parents-and-Teachers/Parent-Options.aspx

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Fri, Dec 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Kids in Grades K-8 engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Fri, Dec 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint pastels and clay. All materials are included. This program is presented in partnership with the Cleveland Museum of Art.

Garfield Heights Branch - Homework Center (80)
Fri, Dec 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Unleash your imagination and explore various mediums, art styles, and the works of art masters. All materials are included. Grades K-8

Bay Village Branch
Sat, Dec 16, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

Garfield Heights Branch
Sat, Dec 16, 9:30am - 10:00am
Attend an orientation for the Innovation Center and learn about the equipment and software in the space.

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (B) (25)
Sat, Dec 16, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Parma-Snow Branch
Sat, Dec 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Attend an orientation for the Innovation Center at the Parma-Snow Branch Library and learn to use the equipment and software in the space. Be sure to bring your library card or a photo ID. No registration is required. Orientations begin promptly at 10:00 AM. Customers who arrive beyond 10 minutes of the start time will be asked to attend the next orientation date.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Sat, Dec 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Geared toward those who are new to communicating electronically. Learn how to create send organize and attach files to messages. Prerequisite: Internet 101 Preferred: an existing email account

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Sat, Dec 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for an informative webinar series showcasing the Library of Congress' impressive collection of World War I resources. Each session will include a 40 minute webinar and a chance for discussion. 12/2/17: Echoes of the Great War: American Experiences of World War I 12/16/17: Over Here Over There: Immigrant Veterans of WWI 1/6/18: Woodrow Wilson Chooses War 1/20/18: Lest Liberty Perish: Joseph Pennell and World War I 2/3/18: Charles Hamilton Houston & World War I

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Sat, Dec 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Attend an orientation to become a user of the Jack Joseph and Morton Mandel Memory Lab at the South-Euclid Lyndhurst Branch. Be sure to bring your library card or a photo ID.

Mayfield Branch
Sat, Dec 16, 10:00am - 10:30am
Attend an orientation for the Innovation Center at the Mayfield Branch Library.

North Royalton Branch - Large Meeting Room 121 & 122 (160)
Sat, Dec 16, 11:00am - 11:45am
Ballet students from Dance Arts by Regina will perform excerpts from the famous ballet.

North Olmsted Branch - Small Meeting Room (40)
Sat, Dec 16, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room A (58)
Sat, Dec 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
For grades K - 5. Come build with us! We supply the bricks you supply the imagination. Registration required.

Brecksville Branch - Meeting Room
Sat, Dec 16, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Explore the rise and the fall and the spirit of a gritty city that clawed its way back featuring more than 200 photos and 65 lost landmarks from the 1800s to today. Author Laura DeMarco will take guests on a visual and oral tour through Clevelands glorious past and the ghosts that inspire us today. Lost places include architectural gems elegant theaters famous concert halls and stadiums grand department stores and bustling factories that helped turn Cleveland into Americas fifth biggest city and one of its most prosperous. Books will be available for purchase and signing following the program. Registration required.

Bay Village Branch - Bay Meeting Room (100)
Sat, Dec 16, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn how to make your own spa and beauty products with natural safe ingredients. All materials will be provided. Sponsored by the Friends of the Bay Village Branch Library.

Chagrin Falls Branch - Meeting Room (Main Floor) (75)
Sat, Dec 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us as we create cheerful holiday cards to share with the residents of Hamlet Village. All materials provided. For grades 5-12.

Independence Branch - Meeting Room (100)
Sat, Dec 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Clevelanders use fashion to stand out in a crowd. Learn more about our citys trendsetters who they were and where they shopped. Share in the images and stories that make up the Western Reserve Historical Societys current exhibit in the Chisholm Halle Costume Wing.

Fairview Park Branch - Storytime Room (15)
Sat, Dec 16, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Stop by the children's area and make something special to take home with you for the upcoming holiday season. Registration required.

Middleburg Heights Branch - Meeting Room (74)
Sat, Dec 16, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
We've got craft supplies galore so drop in and exercise your creativity! All ages are welcome but preschoolers must be accompanied by an adult. No registration required.

Bay Village Branch
Sun, Dec 17, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Sun, Dec 17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Professor Irwin Shung from the Cleveland Institute of Music will perform some of classical music's most beloved titles and discuss what is so extraordinary about "great" music. This is a three part-series. Please plan to attend all sessions. Registration preferred. Call 216-831-6868 for more information.

North Olmsted Branch - Large Meeting Room (198)
Sun, Dec 17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
World traveler Susan Schueller will discuss her recent trip to Cuba. Learn about traveling to the island country; it's people food and religion; Castro's funeral and of course antique cars and cigars.

Bay Village Branch
Mon, Dec 18, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

Mayfield Branch
Mon, Dec 18, 9:00am - 3:00pm
A Veterans Service Commission representative will be present from 9 AM to 3 PM to assist with the following and many other issues: discuss and/or help file for various VA benefits and claims temporary financial assistance transportation (bus tickets) for VA medical appointments. For more information please call 216-698-2600.

North Royalton Branch
Mon, Dec 18, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Mayfield Branch - Technology Learning Center (25)
Mon, Dec 18, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees! Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees! Held at Adult Department reference desk.

North Royalton Branch - Resource Room (30)
Mon, Dec 18, 9:30am - 11:30am
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center Aspire Program offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:30-11:30am at the North Royalton Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Conference Room A (24)
Mon, Dec 18, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Parma Branch - Study Room 1
Mon, Dec 18, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Large Quiet Study Room (20)
Mon, Dec 18, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

North Royalton Branch
Mon, Dec 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Browse multimedia titles and join library staff for a session of book-talking and program promotion during our monthly visit to the North Royalton Senior Center (located at 13500 Ridge Road).

Mayfield Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Mon, Dec 18, 1:00pm - 7:00pm
In just an hour of your time you can help save up to three lives. Make sure hospital patients get the treatment they need. Donate blood today. For more information or to make an appointment visit www.redcrossblood.org or call the American Red Cross at (216)431-3010.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Homework Center (56)
Mon, Dec 18, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
The Sellout

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Mon, Dec 18, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Join us for great conversation on the third Monday afternoon of each month. Books will be available one month before the discussion.

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (B) (25)
Mon, Dec 18, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Berea Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Mon, Dec 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Share your favorites! This month we will share memorable titles and discuss the year in reading while enjoying refreshments provided by the Friends of the Berea Library.

Garfield Heights Branch
Mon, Dec 18, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Storytime Room (125)
Mon, Dec 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for experiments movies food fun or a combination of all of the above. Learn something new meet a new friend and never be bored again with Tween Time! For those in grades 4-6. Parents must sign a release and hold harmless form which will be good for the whole semester. The form can be found here: www.cuyahogalibrary.org/parent-options Participants may be recorded and/or surveyed to capture programs effectiveness. More information can be found at the above link.

Olmsted Falls Branch - Meeting Room A & B (54)
Mon, Dec 18, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Christmas story and related craft activities

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Mon, Dec 18, All day
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Mon, Dec 18, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Mon, Dec 18, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals to children after school.

Parma Branch - Large Meeting Room B (60)
Mon, Dec 18, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Citizenship Class

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room A (58)
Mon, Dec 18, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
ESOL Class

North Olmsted Branch - Large Meeting Room (198)
Mon, Dec 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Does skyscrapers made of caramels chocolate rivers and cities built of shortcake and whipped cream sound like your Willy Wonka dream? Try your hand at creating (incr)edible architecture!

North Royalton Branch - Resource Room (30)
Mon, Dec 18, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center Aspire Program offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30-8:30pm at the North Royalton Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Brook Park Branch
Mon, Dec 18, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Learn to crochet from an experienced crocheter during the first 30 minutes of Crochet Clique! Yarn is provided. Crochet hooks will be loaned. Or you may bring your own supplies. Registration required.

Brook Park Branch - StoryRoom (30)
Mon, Dec 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Beginning and experienced knitters and crocheters are invited to join to work on projects socialize and Pay It Forward by creating goods for donation. Format is casual and unstructured. Donated yarn available. Please bring your own crochet hooks and/or knitting needles. No registration necessary.

Chagrin Falls Branch - Story Craft Room (74)
Mon, Dec 18, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
De-stress after school have fun and visit with friends. Coloring materials provided.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Mon, Dec 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Flight of Dreams by Ariel Lawhon Struggling to maintain her professionalism and hide her own agenda on board the Hindenburg where everyone seems to be keeping secrets Emilie a sole female crewmember interacts with passengers and fellow workers throughout the doomed airship's three-day flight.

Parma Branch - Conference Room C (35)
Mon, Dec 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
A casual conversation group where native English speakers are paired with new speakers to practice conversation skills. Refreshments discussion prompts and conversation tools will be provided. No registered required drop in as often as you wish. Sponsored by the Friends of Parma Libraries.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Large Quiet Study Room (20)
Mon, Dec 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Step up to the mic and express yourself! Hosted by Uplyff.

Brook Park Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Mon, Dec 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Middleburg Heights Branch - Meeting Room (74)
Mon, Dec 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
What better way to relax & enjoy some holiday cheer than with violinist Mary Beth Ions? Come for an evening of music and merriment! Sponsored by the Friends of the Middleburg Library. Registration is required.

Bay Village Branch
Tue, Dec 19, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

Mayfield Branch
Tue, Dec 19, 9:00am - 3:00pm
A Veterans Service Commission representative will be present from 9 AM to 3 PM to assist with the following and many other issues: discuss and/or help file for various VA benefits and claims temporary financial assistance transportation (bus tickets) for VA medical appointments. For more information please call 216-698-2600.

Independence Branch - Conference (8)
Tue, Dec 19, 9:00am - 1:30pm
Schedule a Individual career counseling session at the Independence Branch with one of our Licensed or Certified Counselors http://cuyahogalibrary.org/Services/Cuyahoga-Works/Career-Counseling.aspx. Career Counselors are available by appointment to help you discover your occupational interests and personality create an effective job search strategy prepare for job interviews and provide tips that will help you develop top-notch resumes cover letters and LinkedIn profiles. Career Counseling is available by appointment only! To schedule a FREE appointment at our Independence Branch please call the Cuyahoga Works: Job and Career Services at 216.475.2225.

Brooklyn Branch - Large Meeting Room (75)
Tue, Dec 19, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Tue, Dec 19, 9:30am - 11:30am
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 6:45-8:45 at the North Olmsted Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Strongsville Branch - Meeting Room B (75)
Tue, Dec 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
No meeting at the Library this month. Play Bingo at SouthPark Mall instead!

Chagrin Falls Branch - Meeting Room (Lower Level) (40)
Tue, Dec 19, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft Room (50)
Tue, Dec 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages 4 - 5 with a caregiver. Help your preschooler make the transition into their first year of school. Explore hands-on activity stations together. Celebrate Together - Explore your community.

North Olmsted Branch
Tue, Dec 19, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Garfield Heights Branch - Study Room 3
Tue, Dec 19, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

North Olmsted
Tue, Dec 19, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us for stories songs and fingerplays in the Book Nook Cuyahoga County Public Library's space within Great Northern Mall's Live 360 Studio. (located in the mall near Macy's and the children's play area)

Brecksville Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Dec 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn about celebrations and partying in the holiday season in the early years of the Western Reserve.

Chagrin Falls Branch - Meeting Room (Main Floor) (75)
Tue, Dec 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
12/19 Best Boy by Eli Gottlieb; 1/16 Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly; 2/20 The Chilbury Ladies Choir by Jennifer Ryan

Parma-Snow Branch - Technology Learning Center (20)
Tue, Dec 19, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
The Cuyahoga County Greenprint is an updated internet-based easy-to-use GIS tool for viewing and analyzing information about the natural assets we have in Cuyahoga County. The purpose of the Greenprint is to assist communities and individual land owners in making great land-use decisions. The Greenprint is designed primarily for municipal planners economic development leaders service directors arborists etc. Yet its also useful for watershed coordinators students teachers and interested citizens. The Cuyahoga County Planning Commission will show you how to access and use Greenprint.

Garfield Heights Branch
Tue, Dec 19, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Tue, Dec 19, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Maple Heights Branch - Storytime Room (30)
Tue, Dec 19, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Grades 6 -12. Come and explore your artistic skills using acrylic paint with inspiration from some famous artists! LIMITED SPACE. Registration required

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Tue, Dec 19, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Tue, Dec 19, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals to children after school.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room B (21)
Tue, Dec 19, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
ESOL Class

Canceled
Warrensville Heights Branch
Tue, Dec 19, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Tue, Dec 19, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Fiction writers with a year or more of previous workshop experience will continue to hone and polish their fiction through in-class critique and by studying examples of professional writing.
Registration is now closed

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Tue, Dec 19, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 6:45-8:45 at the North Olmsted Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Middleburg Heights Branch - Meeting Room (74)
Tue, Dec 19, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join other teens in our creative writing workshop and tap into your creativity through writing exercises prompts and activities. Grades 6-12. Registration begins Monday, November 20th, at 9:00 AM.

Parma Branch - Conference Room C (35)
Tue, Dec 19, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
In Wilderness by Diane Thomas will be discussed. Copies of the book are available one month before the discussion.

Berea Branch - Storytime Room (100)
Tue, Dec 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Fourth through eighth-graders, come to the library and flex your creative muscles by making your very own Sharpie-inspired canvas portrait.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Tue, Dec 19, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
"Behold the Dreamers " by Imbolo Mbue. Jende Jonga a Cameroonian immigrant living in Harlem has come to the United States to provide a better life for himself and his family. In the fall of 2007 Jende can hardly believe his luck when he lands a job as a chauffeur for a senior executive at Lehman Brothers. When the financial world is rocked by the collapse of Lehman Brothers Jende is desperate to keep his job and is soon forced to make an impossible choice.

Brooklyn Branch - Combined Meeting Room/Conference Room (100)
Tue, Dec 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wear your pajamas and bring your favorite blanket or stuffed animal to hear the story The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg. Sing songs action rhymes and make a craft. Enjoy cookies milk and apple juice too! Sponsored by the Friends of the Brooklyn Library.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Recording Studio
Tue, Dec 19, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Come during this time for drop-in orientation for our recording studio.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Tue, Dec 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Attend an orientation to become a user of the Jack Joseph and Morton Mandel Memory Lab at the South-Euclid Lyndhurst Branch. Be sure to bring your library card or a photo ID.

Bay Village Branch
Wed, Dec 20, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

Mayfield Branch
Wed, Dec 20, 9:00am - 3:00pm
A Veterans Service Commission representative will be present from 9 AM to 3 PM to assist with the following and many other issues: discuss and/or help file for various VA benefits and claims temporary financial assistance transportation (bus tickets) for VA medical appointments. For more information please call 216-698-2600.

North Royalton Branch - Resource Room (30)
Wed, Dec 20, 9:30am - 11:30am
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center Aspire Program offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:30-11:30am at the North Royalton Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Conference Room A (24)
Wed, Dec 20, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Meeting Room C (77)
Wed, Dec 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Come out and join an enthusiastic group of needlework enthusiasts. We welcome all who love to knit crochet embroider or cross stitch. Bring your projects and have fun!

Warrensville Heights Branch
Wed, Dec 20, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Parma Branch - Study Room 1
Wed, Dec 20, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (B) (25)
Wed, Dec 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Monthly book discussion led by library staff. No registration required. All are welcome! Books available at circulation desk one month prior to program date. Call branch at 216-831-6868 for details.

Berea Branch
Wed, Dec 20, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

North Royalton Branch - Large Meeting Room 121 & 122 (160)
Wed, Dec 20, 1:30pm - 6:30pm
In just an hour of your time you can help save up to three lives. Make sure hospital patients get the treatment they need. Donate blood today. For more information or to make an appointment visit www.redcrossblood.org or call the American Red Cross at (216)431-3010.

Garfield Heights Branch
Wed, Dec 20, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Bay Village Branch - Bay Meeting Room (100)
Wed, Dec 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Warrensville Heights Branch - Recording Studio
Wed, Dec 20, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Come during this time for drop-in orientation for our recording studio.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Wed, Dec 20, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Brooklyn Branch - Storytime Room (40)
Wed, Dec 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
We're looking for a few good volunteers. Some of our programs help the library and some are just fun!

Berea Branch - Small Conference Room (12)
Wed, Dec 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Calling all teen leaders! The library is looking for teens interested in making the world a better place. Our monthly meetings will focus on small projects to help the community and the environment.

Mayfield Branch - Medium Meeting Room (60)
Wed, Dec 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join the group and sharpen your tech skills. This month we will be using iPads and stop motion animation to create our own short movies.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Wed, Dec 20, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Wed, Dec 20, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals to children after school.

Beachwood Branch
Wed, Dec 20, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Join us for a Hebrew/English storytime where we will hear stories songs and fingerplays in Hebrew and English. For children ages 2 to 8 with a caregiver. Presented in collaboration with the Jewish Education Center of Cleveland.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Wed, Dec 20, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Join us as we watch anime -- we'll have a mix of classics as well as the latest shows.

Bay Village Branch
Wed, Dec 20, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees! Every Wednesday evening from 5:30-8:30 PM.

Canceled
Warrensville Heights Branch
Wed, Dec 20, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room A (58)
Wed, Dec 20, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
ESOL Class

Olmsted Falls Branch - Meeting Room A & B (54)
Wed, Dec 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
For glory and for fun battle it out to see who can design the best cookies with frosting and toppings. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Release forms must be filled out by parent/legal guardian.

North Royalton Branch - Resource Room (30)
Wed, Dec 20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center Aspire Program offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30-8:30pm at the North Royalton Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Mayfield Branch
Wed, Dec 20, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Attend an orientation for the Innovation Center at the Mayfield Branch Library.

Strongsville Branch - Conference Room (40)
Wed, Dec 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
New Members always welcome! The Wednesday Evening Book discussion meets at 7:00 p.m. on the third Wednesday of each month in the library's conference room. Our December book discussion title will be Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult. Copies of the book will be available to check-out at the circulation desk. Registration for this program is not needed. Just read the book and join us for an evening of great discussion!

Brecksville Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Dec 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Take on our challenges to build structures with cardboard squares. You will also have time to build your own structure.

North Royalton Branch - Story/Craft Room (50)
Wed, Dec 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
The VolunTeens program offers middle school and high school students the opportunity to get involved in their community while receiving service hours for school.

Independence Branch - Meeting Room (100)
Wed, Dec 20, 7:15pm - 8:30pm
Please join us for a casual and lively book discussion of Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly. The books will be available approximately one month before the discussion date at the check-out desk. Please register if you are new to the discussion group. All are welcome!

Bay Village Branch
Thu, Dec 21, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

Garfield Heights Branch
Thu, Dec 21, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Brooklyn Branch - Large Meeting Room (75)
Thu, Dec 21, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Thu, Dec 21, 9:30am - 11:30am
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 6:45-8:45 at the North Olmsted Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Warrensville Heights Branch - Conference Room A (24)
Thu, Dec 21, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Mayfield Branch - Story/Craft Room (80)
Thu, Dec 21, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Drop in between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. and make a fun winter-themed craft to take home!

North Olmsted Branch
Thu, Dec 21, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Thu, Dec 21, 10:00am - 6:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Solon Branch - Story/Craft Room (25)
Thu, Dec 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Princess Leia wants to throw a party! Make crafts, color Star Wars characters, or read a Star Wars book. Come dressed as your favorite character or get a mask when you get here. Ages 4-12.

Mayfield Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Thu, Dec 21, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Read and listen to books with fellow book lovers during this weekly discussion for people with and without developmental disabilities.

Middleburg Heights Branch
Thu, Dec 21, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Beachwood Branch - Beachwood Meeting Room (B) (25)
Thu, Dec 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Monthly book discussion led by library staff. No registration required. All are welcome! Books available at circulation desk one month prior to program date. Call branch at 216-831-6868 for details.

Parma Branch - Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Thu, Dec 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Celebrate with the Grinch Max and all the Whos! Hear the classic Dr. Seuss book make holiday crafts and enjoy some Whoville treats.

Garfield Heights Branch
Thu, Dec 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Drop-in and learn about the equipment in the Innovation Center and stay for a self-guided project.

Berea Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Thu, Dec 21, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Kindergartners through fifth-graders, join us for an adventure of intergalactic proportions.

Independence Branch - Meeting Room (100)
Thu, Dec 21, 2:15pm - 3:45pm
Please join us for a casual and lively book discussion of Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly. The books will be available approximately one month before the discussion date at the check-out desk. Please register if you are new to the discussion group. All are welcome!

Orange Branch
Thu, Dec 21, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Join us for a lively discussion held on the 3rd Thursday of each month. Led by Orange Branch library staff this discussion is held at the Orange Senior Center adjacent to the Orange Branch.
This event is full

Garfield Heights Branch
Thu, Dec 21, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Thu, Dec 21, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Drop in sound recording orientations. Sessions typically last 20-30 minutes. The last orientation session will not start after 3:45 PM. Make sure to bring your library card.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Thu, Dec 21, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Thu, Dec 21, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Parma Branch - Conference Room A (65)
Thu, Dec 21, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals to children after school.

Mayfield Branch - Large Meeting Room (100)
Thu, Dec 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Do you love to build with LEGO? If you are in grades 3 or 4 the Mayfield Library is hosting a LEGO Club for you! We will provide the LEGO bricks so you only need to bring your imagination. Each month will have a special theme. Space is limited so only register for the dates you can attend.

Beachwood Branch
Thu, Dec 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Calling all LEGO lovers! Join us for our building blocks program. Bring your mad skills and create your own masterpiece using our LEGO pieces and a different building challenge each month!

Brecksville Branch
Thu, Dec 21, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Canceled
Warrensville Heights Branch
Thu, Dec 21, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches. Students must attend an orientation session before beginning classes. For additional information about orientation call 216-706-7423.

Parma Heights Branch - Meeting Room A (58)
Thu, Dec 21, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
ESOL Class

Gates Mills Branch - Meeting Room (24)
Thu, Dec 21, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Discover what you can do with the LEGO Mindstorms NXT robot! Offered monthly this program gives you the opportunity to build upon what you have learned. Beginners welcomed. Registration requested.

Chagrin Falls Branch - Meeting Room (Main Floor) (75)
Thu, Dec 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
The Chagrin Falls branch invites you to a night of fun snow-themed crafts and experiments for the whole family. Join in the snowless snowball fight. Stay for cocoa and a story. Ages 3 and up with a caregiver. Registration Requested.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch - Meeting Room 162 (20)
Thu, Dec 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Drop in at this diverse group of serious friendly poets ranging from young adults to poets with decades of experience. Come once or every month - and bring 20 copies of your poem to receive comments reactions and suggestions on your work. Led by Robert E. McDonough a founder of The LIT who has been named one of the 40 important Cleveland poets since the Second World War in Cleveland Poetry Scenes. His poems have appeared in his book No Other World; his chapbook Greatest Hits; and numerous anthologies and little magazines.

North Olmsted Branch - Homework Center (25)
Thu, Dec 21, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Need help learning to speak English? The Polaris Career Center offers free beginning intermediate and advanced-level classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 6:45-8:45 at the North Olmsted Branch. For more information please call Polaris Career Center at 440-891-7647.

Southeast Branch - Meeting Room (70)
Thu, Dec 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
If you can strum a few chords on the ukulele join us for an evening of music and fun. This program is for those who have attended the librarys You Can Uke class or who have learned to play at school or on their own. If you have a ukulele please bring it. If you dont have a ukulele we will lend you one. Registration required. Registration is required. For teens grades 5-12

Bay Village Branch
Fri, Dec 22, All day
Drop in to make a seasonal craft.

Parma Branch - Study Room 1
Fri, Dec 22, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Fri, Dec 22, 9:00am - 5:30pm
An Ohio Means Jobs specialist is available for job placement and individualized employment planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Parma-Snow Branch - Resource Room (75)
Fri, Dec 22, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Aspire Citizenship Classes

Bay Village Branch - Bay Meeting Room (100)
Fri, Dec 22, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Donate blood today. For more information or to make an appointment visit www.redcrossblood.org or call the American Red Cross at (216)431-3010.

Strongsville Branch - Meeting Rooms A & B (150)
Fri, Dec 22, 10:15am - 3:15pm
In just an hour of your time you can help save up to three lives. Make sure hospital patients get the treatment they need. Donate blood today. For more information or to make an appointment visit www.redcrossblood.org or call the American Red Cross at (216)431-3010.

North Olmsted Branch - Large Meeting Room (198)
Fri, Dec 22, 10:30am - 3:30pm
In just an hour of your time you can help save up to three lives. Make sure hospital patients get the treatment they need. Donate blood today. For more information or to make an appointment visit www.redcrossblood.org or call the American Red Cross at (216)431-3010.

Orange Branch
Fri, Dec 22, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started. Our Digital Collection is available 24/7 365 days a year and there are never any late fees!

Maple Heights Branch - Storytime Room (30)
Fri, Dec 22, 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Grades 3-5. Too cold outside? Come cozy up in the library with some cookies milk and readings from fantastic books!

Garfield Heights Branch
Fri, Dec 22, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Are you 18 or younger? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

Brooklyn Branch - Conference Room (25)
Fri, Dec 22, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Are you 18 or younger? Looking for a place to have an evening meal during the school year? Come to the library where we will be serving meals provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.