What’s going on at your library?
Explore your creative side this month at Heights Libraries. For a complete list of library programs, and to register, visit www.heightslibrary.org.
Coventry Village Library
1925 Coventry Road, 216-321-3400
Wednesday, April 6, 7 p.m.
Cedar-Coventry Author Series: Art of the Book. Award-winning illustrators Tiffany Laufer (The Porch Dream) and Jamey Christoph (Gordon Parks) share their vision and methods in the art of illustration. A book signing will follow the talk.
Lee Road Library
2345 Lee Road, 216-932-3600
Sunday, April 10, 2 p.m.
Favorite Poem Project. Celebrate National Poetry Month by listening as local residents read a favorite poem and share the reasons they enjoy it so much. Co-sponsored by Friends of the Heights Libraries. Registration, required for readers only, opened on March 10.
Noble Neighborhood Library
2800 Noble Road, 216-291-5665
Thursday, April 28, 7 p.m.
Nonfiction@Noble Book Club: Beat Voices: An Anthology of Beat Poetry, edited by David Kherdian. This program explores this collection of American poetry, by and about the Beat generation, including poets Gregory Corso, Jack Kerouac, Diane di Prima and Allen Ginsberg.
University Heights Library
13866 Cedar Road, 216-321-4700
Thursday, April 21, 6 p.m.
Up-Cyclers: T-shirt Dog Toys. We'll be using old T-shirts to create pull toys for rescue dogs. All toys made will be donated to a shelter. For kids in grades 3–8.
Julia Murphy is the marketing and volunteer coordinator for the Cleveland Heights-University Heights Public Library System.