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This month, Heights Library programs celebrate the library's first hundred years. For a complete list of events, and to register, visit www.heightslibrary.org.
Coventry Village Library
1925 Coventry Road, 216-321-3400
Wednesday, May 4, 7 p.m.
Cedar-Coventry Author Series: Looking Back, Looking Forward: Coventry Village Through the Decades. Marian Morton, Cleveland Heights historian and author, and Bob Brown, photographer, city planner and Heights resident, explore the evolving character and potential of Coventry Village. A book signing will follow the presentation.
Lee Road Library
2345 Lee Road, 216-932-3600
Wednesday, May 18, 7 p.m.
History of Cleveland Heights and University Heights Libraries, Schools and Public Buildings. Early civic leaders saw the need to build public facilities that would serve our communities and last for generations. This talk will illustrate the history of Heights libraries, schools and other public buildings.
Noble Neighborhood Library
2800 Noble Road, 216-291-5665
Monday, May 9, 7 p.m.
Big Fun History of Toys, Pop Culture, and the Small Toy Store. Steve Presser, owner of Big Fun toy store, will discuss the history of toys through the ages, and the different fads, styles and changes in toys and toy stores through the 21st century. He will bring some toys from the past for an evening of reminiscing.
University Heights Library
13866 Cedar Road, 216-321-4700
Monday, May 23, 6 p.m.
Teen Trivia Night. The school year's almost over, and it's time for teens to show off what they've learned in the most fun final they'll take. Teens are invited to bring a team to Trivia Night, to test their knowledge, eat pizza, hang out with friends and win prizes. (Each team must have at least two people.)
Julia Murphy is the marketing and volunteer coordinator for the Cleveland Heights-University Heights Public Library.