What's going on at your library?
With summer reading programs offered at all four Heights Libraries branches—and with programs for all ages—there’s no excuse for being bored this summer. Here are some June program highlights:
Coventry Village Library
1925 Coventry Road, 216-321-3400
Thursday, June 25, 6 p.m.
Game Night for Grown-ups. Unleash your inner game master and test your wits against your friends' in a night of adventure and mystery. Play old favorites like Settlers of Catan, try something new, or bring your own favorite board games and expansions. A featured game will be Betrayal at House on the Hill.
Lee Road Library
2345 Lee Road, 216-932-3600
Tuesday, June 30, 7 p.m.
Outsiders, Outlaws, and Outcasts: The Fabric of Folk Heroes. Every culture has tales of ordinary people whose vision and bravery often take unexpected forms. From Robin Hood to Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai, from Joan of Arc to Harvey Pekar, we’ll follow the thread of the Outlier who achieves heroic (or anti-heroic) status, and becomes the stuff of legend.
Noble Neighborhood Library
2800 Noble Road, 216-291-5665
Friday, June 26, 1 p.m.
Zap's Magic and Thrill Show. To celebrate summer reading, Zap will be performing wondrous feats of magic and skill for families and kids of all ages. Registration begins June 12.
University Heights Library
13866 Cedar Road, 216-321-4700
Thursday, June 4, 6:30 p.m.
Cross-Stitch Heroes. Craft geeks and comic book nerds unite. We’ll be using cross-stitch to create images from favorite comic books and cartoons. Come geek out with us and learn a fun new hobby while you’re at it. Materials will be provided. Beginners welcome; for children and school-aged kids.
Julia Murphy is the marketing assistant for the Cleveland Heights-University Heights Public Library.