What’s going on at your library?
Coventry Village Library
1925 Coventry Road, 216-321-3400
Saturday, July 20, 12 p.m.
Pekar Comic Book Fest. This free festival honors the late graphic novel writer and Cleveland Heights resident Harvey Pekar with a wide array of activities for children and adults. The festival will spotlight local, independent comic book and graphic novel writers.
Lee Road Library
2345 Lee Road, 216-932-3600
Wednesday, July 10, 7:30 p.m.
Original Voices Book Club: Walden by Henry David Thoreau. Called "an ecstatic rendering of spiritual individuality and a hymn to the natural world," this American classic has inspired generations of readers, and helped spark the environmental movement. The author's "experiment" to live simply and deeply speaks across time.
Noble Neighborhood Library
2800 Noble Road, 216-291-5665
Monday through Friday, July 8–12, 3:30 p.m.
Maker Lab Nature Camp. Each day will feature an exciting hands-on project inspired by nature and the great outdoors! Kids in grades K–5 will explore, create and get messy. Monday - cloud dough; Tuesday - butterfly feeders; Wednesday - plant prints; Thursday - compass making; Friday - nature scavenger hunt.
University Heights Library
13866 Cedar Road, 216-321-4700
Wednesday, July 31, 1 p.m.
Harry Potter Birthday Party. It's Harry's birthday and to celebrate we're turning the library into our very own Wizarding World! Join us for games, crafts and, of course, cake. We promise you'll have a magical time! For ages 5–12.
Isabelle Rew is the community engagement associate for the Cleveland Heights-University Heights Public Library System.