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“We’re all mad here,” at the library—mad about Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Heights Libraries celebrates the 150th anniversary of this classic tale, with programs throughout the month of October. For more information, and to register, visit www.heightslibrary.org.
Coventry Village Library
1925 Coventry Road, 216-321-3400
Sunday, Oct. 25, 2 p.m.
Poets’ Journey in Wonderland. In honor of the 150th anniversary of Alice’s journey into Wonderland, this open reading invites local poets to share tales of journeys and poetry.
Lee Road Library
2345 Lee Road, 216-932-3600
Thursday, Oct. 8, 6–8 p.m.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Celebrate the book's 150th anniversary by taking a fun-filled trip through Wonderland. Families can participate by registering for a 30-minute time slot. (Each slot can accommodate four to five participants in each family; please list each when registering.) Space is limited, so please register in advance.
Noble Neighborhood Library
2800 Noble Road, 216-291-5665
Thursday, Oct. 22, 7 p.m.
Bad Art Night: Alice in Wonderland. Join us for a night of Alice in Wonderland-themed “bad art” creating. There will be a contest for the best “bad art” in the bunch.
University Heights Library
13866 Cedar Road, 216-321-4700
Thursday, Oct. 22, 6 p.m.
Create Your Own Comic Book. Why let the people at Marvel and DC comics have all the fun? Kids in grades 3–5 are invited to enter the library’s secret, underground base, where they’ll find all the tools needed to create, draw and color their own comic books—all while enjoying free pizza and refreshments. Registration begins Oct. 8.
Julia Murphy is the marketing and volunteer coordinator for the Cleveland Heights-University Heights Public Library.