What's going on at your library?
Visit www.heightslibrary.org for the complete calendar, and to register for selected events.
Coventry Village Library
1925 Coventry Road, 216-321-3400
Tuesdays, May 1–15, 4 p.m.
Make Your Own Mad Science. Join in for a three-part series of hands-on experiments and out-of-control fun. For grades 2–5. (Registration required.)
Thursday, May 17, 7 p.m.
Local Author Series: Judah Leblang. Leblang's essays and commentaries have been broadcast on NPR. In his memoir, Finding My Place: One Man's Journey from Cleveland, he sketches the world he comes from—the industrial Cleveland of the 1960s and 70s—and the world he inhabits today, as a hard-of-hearing man with a funny name, navigating middle age. (Registration required.)
Lee Road Library
2345 Lee Road, 216-932-3600
Thursday, May 10, 3:30 p.m.
Annual Spring Talent Show. Love to dance, sing, or tell silly jokes? If you are in grades K–6, join the library for its annual talent show, and show your stuff. Everyone is a winner and everyone will receive a prize for participating. (Registration recommended but not required. Registered participants will perform first.)
Tuesday, May 15, 7 p.m.
Third Tuesday Book Club. Join the library's lively monthly book club. May's book is The Uncoupling by bestselling author Meg Wolitzer.
Noble Neighborhood Library
2800 Noble Road, 216-291-5665
Thursday, May 10, 7 p.m.
Noble Mystery Book Discussion: Eye of the Red Tsar by Sam Eastland. Hosted by nationally known mystery expert JoAnn Vicarel.
Tuesday, May 22, 7 p.m.
Pajamas in the PLAYroom. Come for books, music, rhymes, puppets and toys. This evening storytime will focus on the learning stations in the PLAYroom. For ages 3–6.
University Heights Library
13866 Cedar Road, 216-321-4700
Wednesday, May 16, 12:30 p.m.
The Senior Spot: Sensational Strawberries. Strawberry season starts this month. Learn all about this delicious local treat.
Thursday, May 24, 7 p.m.
National Backyard Games Day. Learn and play new games at the library, then go teach them to your friends. For grades K–5.