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Gardening for the Greater Good

2024-06-12 18:30:00 2024-06-12 19:30:00 America/New_York Gardening for the Greater Good Learn how to combat stormwater pollution by shrinking your lawn! Planting native plants can improve curb appeal of a home, boost resale value, all while protecting our environment.  Maple Heights Branch - Large Meeting Room (56)

Wednesday, June 12
6:30pm - 7:30pm

Add to Calendar 2024-06-12 18:30:00 2024-06-12 19:30:00 America/New_York Gardening for the Greater Good Learn how to combat stormwater pollution by shrinking your lawn! Planting native plants can improve curb appeal of a home, boost resale value, all while protecting our environment.  Maple Heights Branch - Large Meeting Room (56)

Maple Heights Branch

Large Meeting Room (56)

Learn how to combat stormwater pollution by shrinking your lawn! Planting native plants can improve curb appeal of a home, boost resale value, all while protecting our environment. 

Ten lucky participants will receive a free soil test kit that will allow them to get a professional analysis before they plant!

Cuyahoga Soil & Water Conservation District is a government agency working with communities, individuals, and other partners to rethink how we protect, restore, and enhance our region’s valuable natural resources. They provide programs and services that support environmental stewardship and adoption of conservation practices among Cuyahoga County residents, businesses, and community leaders. From workshops and school programs to stormwater inspections and stream restoration projects, they support all community members in their conservation journey. 

Presenter Jacki Zevenbergen is the Stormwater Education Program Manager at Cuyahoga Soil & Water Conservation District.  Jacki is committed to teaching people of all ages how to care for the world we share. She began her SWCD career at Washington County SWCD as a watershed coordinator. Jacki holds both bachelor's and master's degree in biology, with a graduate certificate in environmental studies, from the University of Akron.

She is an avid paddler and has spent many days in canoes and kayaks on the Cuyahoga River.

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Maple Heights Branch

[email protected]
Phone: 216.475.5000
Fax: 216.587.7281
Branch manager
Deva Walker

Hours
Mon, Jun 24 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jun 25 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jun 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jun 27 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jun 28 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Jun 29 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Jun 30 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

The Maple Heights Branch serves as the headquarters for Aspire Greater Cleveland, a nonprofit organization that provides free comprehensive adult education services in Cleveland and throughout Cuyahoga County. Pearson Vue testing services are also offered at this location.

The Maple Heights Branch is also home to The Centers for Families and Children’s Debra Ann November Early Learning Center, the first early learning center to be located inside a public library in the State of Ohio.

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

Upcoming events

Tue, Jun 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Tue, Jun 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Tue, Jun 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Jun 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Wed, Jun 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Wed, Jun 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Jun 26, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Storytime Room (30)
Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays.

Thu, Jun 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storytime Room (30)
Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays.

Thu, Jun 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Thu, Jun 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Thu, Jun 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Fri, Jun 28, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jul 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Mon, Jul 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Mon, Jul 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jul 01, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Kindergarten Club is for children entering kindergarten this fall who did not attend preschool, Head Start or a childcare center.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Tue, Jul 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Tue, Jul 02, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Jul 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meet up with friends and enjoy trying a new activity each month.

Wed, Jul 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Wed, Jul 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Wed, Jul 03, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Jul 03, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Storytime Room (30)
Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays.

Fri, Jul 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storytime Room (30)
Explore the wonders of the natural world with books, songs, and rhymes.

Fri, Jul 05, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jul 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Mon, Jul 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Mon, Jul 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Jul 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Cuyahoga County Public Library is collaborating with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank to distribute free, fresh produce to those in need.

Tue, Jul 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Tue, Jul 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Tue, Jul 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Jul 09, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Small Meeting Room (12)
This is a 12-week class running July 8-September 24, 2024. Please text/call 216-990-8271 for more information.

Wed, Jul 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Wed, Jul 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Wed, Jul 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Jul 10, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Storytime Room (30)
Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays.

Rescheduled
Wed, Jul 10, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
New date Thursday, July 25, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
The Library offers FREE tech training classes that cover digital literacy basics, Windows, Microsoft Office programs, digital imaging and cloud computing.

Thu, Jul 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storytime Room (30)
Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays.

Thu, Jul 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Thu, Jul 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Thu, Jul 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Fri, Jul 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jul 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Mon, Jul 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Mon, Jul 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jul 15, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Maple Heights Branch Zoom 2,Small Meeting Room (12)
Join us for an always-interesting discussion. Attend in-person or virtually!

Tue, Jul 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Tue, Jul 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Tue, Jul 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Jul 16, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Small Meeting Room (12)
This is a 12-week class running July 8-September 24, 2024. Please text/call 216-990-8271 for more information.

Wed, Jul 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Wed, Jul 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Storytime Room (30)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Wed, Jul 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Jul 17, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Storytime Room (30)
Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays.

Wed, Jul 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Large Meeting Room (56)
This workshop will help you learn what you need to get started creating effective social media strategies, content planning, and audience engagement.

Thu, Jul 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storytime Room (30)
Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays.

Thu, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Homework Center (100)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Thu, Jul 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Jul 18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Large Meeting Room (56)
Join us as we learn how to create a simple vinaigrette by using the basic components of flavor.
This event is full

Fri, Jul 19, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jul 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Storytime Room (30)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Mon, Jul 22, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Jul 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Storytime Room (30)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Tue, Jul 23, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Jul 23, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Small Meeting Room (12)
This is a 12-week class running July 8-September 24, 2024. Please text/call 216-990-8271 for more information.

Wed, Jul 24, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Large Meeting Room (56)
The Library offers FREE tech training classes that cover digital literacy basics, Windows, Microsoft Office programs, digital imaging and cloud computing.

Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Storytime Room (30)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Wed, Jul 24, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Jul 24, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Storytime Room (30)
Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays.

Wed, Jul 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Large Meeting Room (56)
Uncover the fundamentals of successful marketing in this comprehensive session.

Thu, Jul 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storytime Room (30)
Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays.

Thu, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Storytime Room (30)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Thu, Jul 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Jul 25, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Large Meeting Room (56)
The Library offers FREE tech training classes that cover digital literacy basics, Windows, Microsoft Office programs, digital imaging and cloud computing.