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Artful Impact Spring

Grades K – 8

2024-04-19 16:00:00 2024-04-19 17:00:00 America/New_York Artful Impact Spring Art isn't just about making something beautiful, but can be used for self-expression, communication, confidence and feeling good. Parma-Powers Branch - Homework Center (49)

Friday, April 19
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-04-19 16:00:00 2024-04-19 17:00:00 America/New_York Artful Impact Spring Art isn't just about making something beautiful, but can be used for self-expression, communication, confidence and feeling good. Parma-Powers Branch - Homework Center (49)

Parma-Powers Branch

Homework Center (49)

Art isn't just about making something beautiful, but can be used for self-expression, communication, confidence and feeling good.

This program will lead scholars through hands on experiences in using art to make an impact on themselves and others.

Pick up a ticket at the Information Desk when you arrive at the Children's Room.  Space is limited and participation is first-come, first-serve.


Participants may be recorded and/or surveyed to capture program’s effectiveness. Learn more.

Parma-Powers Branch

[email protected]
Phone: 440.885.5362
Fax: 440.884.2263
Branch manager
Donna Meyers

Hours
We're closed Monday May 27 due to Library CLOSED in observance of Memorial Day
Mon, May 27 Closed
(Library CLOSED in observance of Memorial Day)
Tue, May 28 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, May 29 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, May 30 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, May 31 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Jun 01 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Jun 02 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

Located across from University Hospitals Parma Medical Center and adjacent to city hall, the Parma-Powers Branch offers a full service drive-up window, community meeting spaces and an interactive children’s area featuring artwork by beloved writer/illustrator Rosemary Wells.

This branch is a Student Success Center and a Greater Cleveland Food Bank Kids Café location.

Upcoming events

Fri, May 31, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room A/B (150)
Boost your baby’s brain through play!
This event is full

Sat, Jun 01, 11:00am - 2:00pm
Meeting Room A/B (150),Story/Craft Room (49)
Celebrate summer at the library and get signed up for the reading game! Inflatable obstacle course, unicorn balloon dance, bubbles, photo opps and more. Release and Hold Harmless form is required.

Mon, Jun 03, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jun 03, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room D (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED® high school equivalency classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Jun 03, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Drop in to the KIC to explore robotics, coding, construction, stop-motion animation, writing and making books at your own pace. See branch calendar for weekly building challenges and special events.

Mon, Jun 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room A/B (150)
Join us when author Scott Guild visits to discuss his new novel, Plastic.

Tue, Jun 04, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Jun 04, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Drop in to the KIC to explore robotics, coding, construction, stop-motion animation, writing and making books at your own pace. See branch calendar for weekly building challenges and special events.

Wed, Jun 05, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Jun 05, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Drop in to the KIC to explore robotics, coding, construction, stop-motion animation, writing and making books at your own pace. See branch calendar for weekly building challenges and special events.

Wed, Jun 05, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Conference Room (35)
Orientation class for English to Speakers of Other Languages and Aspire ESOL/Citizenship TABE CLAS-E Testing.

Thu, Jun 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Story/Craft Room (49)
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.

Thu, Jun 06, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Jun 06, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Drop in to the KIC to explore robotics, coding, construction, stop-motion animation, writing and making books at your own pace. See branch calendar for weekly building challenges and special events.

Fri, Jun 07, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jun 10, 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Call us at 216.749.9420 to make an appointment with one of our Digital Navigators at a CCPL branch.

Mon, Jun 10, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jun 10, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room D (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED® high school equivalency classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Jun 10, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Drop in to the KIC to explore robotics, coding, construction, stop-motion animation, writing and making books at your own pace. See branch calendar for weekly building challenges and special events.

Tue, Jun 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Conference Room (35)
Join us for a discussion of The Caretaker by Ron Rash. Books will be available one month in advance.

Tue, Jun 11, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Jun 11, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Drop in to the KIC to explore robotics, coding, construction, stop-motion animation, writing and making books at your own pace. See branch calendar for weekly building challenges and special events.

Tue, Jun 11, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room C/D (90)
Wild about video games? Start your adventure by coding them yourself! We'll make a game together based on Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book using Scratch.

Wed, Jun 12, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Technology Learning Center (16)
The Library offers FREE tech training classes that cover digital literacy basics, Windows, Microsoft Office programs, digital imaging and cloud computing.

Wed, Jun 12, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Jun 12, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Drop in to the KIC to explore robotics, coding, construction, stop-motion animation, writing and making books at your own pace. See branch calendar for weekly building challenges and special events.

Wed, Jun 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room C/D (90)
Monthly movie discussion group. June film is The Whale.

Thu, Jun 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Story/Craft Room (49)
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.

Thu, Jun 13, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Jun 13, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Drop in to the KIC to explore robotics, coding, construction, stop-motion animation, writing and making books at your own pace. See branch calendar for weekly building challenges and special events.

Thu, Jun 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Six-month fiction writing workshop focused on short stories. Led by Eric Anderson.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Jun 14, 11:30am - 5:30pm
Call us at 216.749.9420 to make an appointment with one of our Digital Navigators at a CCPL branch.

Fri, Jun 14, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Sat, Jun 15, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Teen (49)
Play Pokemon, swap cards, play board games and the Nintendo Switch or bring your tabletop games. Prizes and refreshments!

Sat, Jun 15, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Room A/B (150)
Learn about and meet real snakes and other reptiles. Program at 2 PM. Display and opportunity to handle live animals from 2:30 - 3:30 PM. Children must be accompanied by a responsible caregiver.

Mon, Jun 17, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jun 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room A/B (150)
A show about the science of hot air balloons, hovercrafts and more. Presented by Mad Science of Northeast Ohio. Release and Hold Harmless form required. Please register. Summer Fun for Everyone.

Mon, Jun 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Drop in to the KIC to explore robotics, coding, construction, stop-motion animation, writing and making books at your own pace. See branch calendar for weekly building challenges and special events.

Tue, Jun 18, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Jun 18, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Drop in to the KIC to explore robotics, coding, construction, stop-motion animation, writing and making books at your own pace. See branch calendar for weekly building challenges and special events.

Tue, Jun 18, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A/B (150)
Come and learn the ins and outs of buying a car from Professor Howard Katz.

Wed, Jun 19, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Jun 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Drop in to the KIC to explore robotics, coding, construction, stop-motion animation, writing and making books at your own pace. See branch calendar for weekly building challenges and special events.

Wed, Jun 19, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room C/D (90)
Learn how to make treats & drinks. 6/19 Candy Sushi; 7/10 Smoothies; 8/20 Italian Soda
This event is full

Wed, Jun 19, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Conference Room (35)
Orientation class for English to Speakers of Other Languages and Aspire ESOL/Citizenship TABE CLAS-E Testing.

Thu, Jun 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Story/Craft Room (49)
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.

Thu, Jun 20, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Jun 20, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Drop in to the KIC to explore robotics, coding, construction, stop-motion animation, writing and making books at your own pace. See branch calendar for weekly building challenges and special events.

Thu, Jun 20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Technology Learning Center (16)
Join us for a night of genealogy tips and tricks.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room A/B (150)
Can you find the hidden Dandee Diamond? Solve riddles, discover clues, and go on an epic escapade.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 21, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Discover your next favorite book. Register for a book pack that contains a hand-selected book for checkout along with GOODIES to keep! Click on "BookJoy" for more info. Pick up at the Parma Branch.

Fri, Jun 21, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jun 24, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jun 24, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Drop in to the KIC to explore robotics, coding, construction, stop-motion animation, writing and making books at your own pace. See branch calendar for weekly building challenges and special events.

Mon, Jun 24, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Meeting Room A/B (150)
Touch live animal ambassadors from the Akron Zoo. Learn about animals and habitats in a small group. Space is limited and first come, first serve. Release Form required. Summer Fun for Everyone.

Mon, Jun 24, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Meeting Room A/B (150)
Touch live animal ambassadors from the Akron Zoo. Learn about animals and habitats in a small group. Space is limited and first come, first serve. Release Form required. Summer Fun for Everyone.

Tue, Jun 25, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Jun 25, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Drop in to the KIC to explore robotics, coding, construction, stop-motion animation, writing and making books at your own pace. See branch calendar for weekly building challenges and special events.

Wed, Jun 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room A/B (150)
Join us for a workshop where you will learn the basics of this well-loved practice.

Wed, Jun 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Jun 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Drop in to the KIC to explore robotics, coding, construction, stop-motion animation, writing and making books at your own pace. See branch calendar for weekly building challenges and special events.

Thu, Jun 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Story/Craft Room (49)
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.

Thu, Jun 27, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Jun 27, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Drop in to the KIC to explore robotics, coding, construction, stop-motion animation, writing and making books at your own pace. See branch calendar for weekly building challenges and special events.

Thu, Jun 27, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room C/D (90)
Meet the artists whose work will be displayed on the Parma-Powers Branch Gallery Wall for the Summer exhibit! Free refreshments will be served!

Thu, Jun 27, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A (50)
This event will be held in-person at the Parma-Powers Branch.

Fri, Jun 28, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.