What's going on at your library?

Kids are going back to school, but what about the rest of us? This fall, Heights Libraries offers programs to help keep minds sharp and neighbors connected.

Coventry Village Library
1925 Coventry Road, 216-321-3400

Monday, Sept. 15, 7 p.m.

Home Grown Food: Seed Saving. Mari Keating of Food Not Lawns, Cleveland will lead a workshop on harvesting seeds from crops grown at home. Learn how to turn your garden into its own renewable resource. Registration began Aug. 31.

Lee Road Library
2345 Lee Road, 216-932-3600

Thursday, Sept. 18, 6–8 p.m.

Sesame Street Block Party. Celebrate Sesame Street's 45th anniversary by experiencing firsthand a place "where the air is sweet." We'll play games, meet people in our neighborhood, and take a nostalgic look back at a show that enriches and educates us all. Families register for 30-minute time slots, and each registration should specify the number of people in the group. Space is limited, so please arrive early. Registration begins Sept. 4.

Noble Neighborhood Library
2800 Noble Road, 216-291-5665

Monday, Sept. 15, 7 p.m.

Fall Harvest. Community members have worked hard to help the library start a community garden, and now it’s time to enjoy the fruits and vegetables of all that labor. Join in a night of harvesting and tasting. Registration begins Sept. 1.

University Heights Library
13866 Cedar Road, 216-321-4700

Monday, Sept. 29, 6:30 p.m.

Kid Engineering: Toothpicks and Marshmallows. Kids in kindergarten through fifth grade, along with an adult assistant, are invited to hear stories about buildings and get busy on their own toothpick and marshmallow creations. Registration begins Sept. 15.

Julia Murphy

Julia Murphy is the marketing assistant for the Cleveland Heights-University Heights Public Library.

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Volume 7, Issue 9, Posted 10:08 AM, 08.29.2014