What's going on at your library?
Start the new year with programs for all ages at the Heights Libraries. Learn sign language, join a book discussion group, make a shadow puppet, and more. Visit www.heightslibrary.org for a complete program calendar.
Coventry Village Library
1925 Coventry, 216-321-3400
Mon., Jan. 9, 7 p.m.
Reading Comics. These aren't your kid brother's comics. They're complex works of literature and nonfiction in an imaginative, visual format. Join us for a discussion of The Imposter’s Daughter: A True Memoir by Laurie Sandell.
Sat. Jan. 21, 11 a.m.
Basic American Sign Language for Kids. ASL classes for children ages 6–10 that teach basic signs for numbers, colors, the alphabet, everyday words, and simple phrases.
Lee Road Library
2345 Lee Road, 216-932-3600
Thurs. Jan. 19 and26, 3:30 p.m.
Library Afterschool Fun: Cozy Crafts. For school-age children, a different craft project to take home each week.
Wed., Jan. 25, 7 p.m.
Science Fiction and Fantasy book discussion. This month the group will discuss Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett.
Noble Neighborhood Library
2800 Noble Road, 216-291-5665
Thurs. Jan. 12, 7 p.m.
Noble Mystery Evening book discussion. Janaury selection is Bury your Dead by Louise Penny.
Thurs. Jan. 26, 6:30 p.m.
Diary of a Wimpy Kid party. If you love the Wimpy Kid books and movies, this is the party for you. Ages 7–12.
University Heights Library
13866 Cedar Road, 216-321-4700
Wed. Jan. 11, 12:30 p.m.
Senior Spot book discussion at Whole Foods Market. Meet Heights librarians to discuss The Man Who Loved Books Too Much by Allison Hoover Bartlett.
Thurs. Jan. 26, 7 p.m.
Shadow Puppet Extravaganza. For family fun. Attend a shadow puppet show, then create your own shadow puppet.
Sheryl Banks is the marketing and community relations manager for the Cleveland Heights-University Heights Public Library.