What’s going on at your library?
In August, Heights Libraries looks outside, with programs that explore seed saving, home repair, geocaching and permaculture.
Coventry Village Library
1925 Coventry Road, 216-321-3400
Saturday, Aug. 29, 2 p.m.
Hands-on Seed Saving. Saving seeds is beneficial for your wallet as well as your harvests. Staff and community members will work together to harvest seeds from Coventry's Collaborative Garden, to save them for next year's crop.
Lee Road Library
2345 Lee Road, 216-932-3600
Thursday, Aug. 20, 7 p.m.
Heroic Homeowning: Doing It Yourself. Even if you’re new to a hammer and wrenches, there are home repairs that you can handle. This program will explore a few basic and common repairs, and discuss strategies for building your skills, planning your project and completing it successfully.
Noble Neighborhood Library
2800 Noble Road, 216-291-5665
Saturday, Aug. 8, 2 p.m.
Geocaching Exploration. Learn about geocaching and go on a group geocaching hunt with the librarians.
University Heights Library
13866 Cedar Road, 216-321-4700
Tuesday, Aug. 11, 7 p.m.
Permaculture From the Ground Up: Summer Meet-Up. Sustainable garden expert Mari Keating hosts a midseason program for gardeners, especially those who are using the permaculture system of agriculture. Bring questions, comments and photos for discussion and idea-swapping. Registration begins July 28.
Julia Murphy is the marketing assistant for the Cleveland Heights-University Heights Public Library System.