Join us for the Exciting Programs at the Collinwood Branch Library


Easter Egg Hunt!

Children Ages 1-12 can search through the library for easter eggs filled with sweet prizes! We will also announce the winner of our Easter Coloring Contest! Visit branch for details. Friday, April 3, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.

Poetry and Art Reception

Students from the Collinwood area will be displaying their art and reciting their original poetry as a part of Ohio Library Day. Join us in celebration our youth! Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 4:30 p.m.

Growing Readers Storytime

Help Grow Your child’s early reading skills! Children 3-5 are invited for stories songs and rhymes that will help them become better readers. Tuesdays, April 7 to 28, 2015  at 10:30 a.m.

 For additional storytime appointments call us at the branch 216-623-6934.

Something 2 Do!

Exciting and fun STEM based activities for children and and teens! Friday, April 24, 2015 at 3:30 p.m.

America Reads FREE After School Tutoring

Students in K-8 can get assistance with their homework.  College students from Cleveland State University assist with any subject and/or reseach project.  Mondays-Thursdays from 3:30 to 6:00 p.m.

Kids Café Snack Program

The Cleveland Foodbank in collaboration with the Cleveland Public Library offers FREE after school meals for ages 18 and under.  Mondays-Fridays from 3:30-4:30 p.m.


ESOP Money Smart for Older Adults

This program raises awareness among older adults and their caregivers on how to prevent elder financial exploitation and encourages advance planning and informed financial decision making. Thursdays April 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th at 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

FREE GED Classes

The GED class will have two sessions on Mondays and Wednesdays. Please contact 216-371-7138 or visit for more information on registration and enrollment. Mon. & Wed. from 12:30-2:30 p.m.

FREE Tax Preparation Assistance at your Library

Free tax preparation assistance offered by volunteers from VITA/EITC. Taxpayers must bring the following documentation to their session: a current phot ID, social security cards for taxpayer and all dependents, last year’s tax return and all W-2 and 1099 forms for the 2014 tax year. Appointment Required. Please call 211 – First Call for Help to schedule your appointment.

Monique Christian-Long

I am the Library Assistant Youth Emphasis at the Cleveland Public Libraray , Collinwood Branch. Working in the arts has been a part of my lifelong journey through writing, singing, photography and playing music. I want to contribute some of those talents to this community and inspire youth to do the same.

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Volume 7, Issue 4, Posted 8:45 PM, 04.03.2015