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Coventry Village Branch
1925 Coventry Road, 216-321-3400

Tuesday, June 4, 3 p.m.

Read to a Chicken. One of our chicken friends will be visiting the library to listen to children read stories. Each child may register for a 10-minute time slot with a backyard chicken. For those in grades K–6. Registration required at heightslibrary.org.

Lee Road Branch
2345 Lee Road, 216-932-3600

Saturday, June 8, 11:30 a.m.

Connie Shultz presents Lola and The Troll. Join Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and best-selling author Connie Shultz as she presents her debut picture book, Lola and the Troll, an inspiring story about a young girl who decides to bravely stand up to a bully. Schultz, the author of two memoirs and the novel The Daughters of Erietown, lives in Cleveland with her husband, Sherrod Brown, and their rescue dogs, Franklin and Walter. They have four children and seven grandchildren. A booksigning will follow the presentation. Registration required at heightslibrary.org.

Noble Neighborhood Branch
2800 Noble Road, 216-291-5665

Wednesday, June 12, 6:30 p.m.

East Side Pride Book Discussion. Read with pride this summer! This book discussion group is for people who identify as LGBTQIA+ or want to explore LGBTQIA+ stories and experiences. The group meets at The BottleHouse, 2050 Lee Road, the second Wednesday of each month. Registration begins two weeks before each event. This month's title is Light from Uncommon Stars by Ryka Aoki.

University Heights Branch
13866 Cedar Road, 216-321-4700

Friday, June 28, 3 p.m.

Decorate a Piñata at the Walt! Come decorate your own piñata at Walter Stinson Park with colorful tissue paper and other craft supplies, and fill it with small toys, trinkets, candy and messages using supplies provided by the library. Save your piñata for a party this summer, for some outdoor fun at home, or give it as a gift to a friend. The base of the piñatas will already be made; this program's purpose is to decorate, fill and finish a piñata project. Registration is limited to 12 participants (due to supply) and will take place at Walter Stinson Park, 2301 Fenwick Road, under the gazebo. Register at heightslibrary.org.

Sheryl Banks

Sheryl Banks is the communications manager for the Cleveland Heights-University Heights Public Library System.

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