Hip-Hip Hooray for Exciting Programs at Collinwood Library!
Collinwood Branch Library
856 East 152nd St, Cleveland, OH 44110
Manager, Caroline J Peak
Now that Summer Lunch is over, Cleveland Food Bank will be providing free after school snacks for children under the age of 18! Visit the Collinwood Branch Library after school for Kids Café!
Monday – Friday
National Library Card Sign-Up Month
Libraries in Cuyahoga County are celebrating National Library Card Sign-Up Month (September 1-30) with A Card for Every Kid campaign! This campaign aims to put a library card into the hands of every child under 18 in Cuyahoga County. Visit us at Collinwood Branch library (or any other local library) starting September 1st, and help us make sure every kid in the county has a library card!
Youth Advocacy and Leadership Coalition
Join us at Collinwood library with leaders from OSU Extension to participate in a variety of Collinwood Art Projects!
Mondays, September 11th, 18th, 25th
Collinwood Community Youth Academy-Back to School Event
The Collinwood Community Youth Academy (CCYA) is proud to celebrate going back to school with special STEM activities and a Library scavenger hunt! This year Ms. Margo Hudson of Seeds of Literacy, a literacy tutor and ambassador, will be our first speaker for this year’s CCYA event. In 2016, Ms. Hudson won the National Adult Learner of the Year Award and received Governor Kasich’s Courage Award. We look forward to having her with us. The Cleveland Museum of Art will also be presenting with their “Art to Go” bus, so be sure to come out and join us for a fun-filled event!
Saturday, September 23rd @11am
Free Computer Classes
Computer Basics, Internet Basics, & Search the Web
In this series of classes you will learn all mouse and keyboard techniques by completing a wide variety of meaningful, everyday computer tasks; how to use personal computer functions ranging from how to turn the computer on and off, up to navigating the windows operating system; keeping track of your files; how to use a mouse, navigate in Windows and save files; and how to conduct an internet search when seeking news and information.
Fridays, September 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, & 29th
Take Control of Diabetes
Do you or someone you love have diabetes? Everyone with Diabetes Counts is a program that encourages small lifestyle changes while learning about your diabetes and the way it affects your health. Join us if you have diabetes or pre-diabetes, if you’re 60 years of age of older, or if you have Medicare/Medicaid. This program will include six weekly no-cost educational workshops on how to manage diabetes.
**Call to sign up: Aimee Dutton 844-472-4644 or Kathy Boysaw 216-231-7700 (x-1079)**
Thursdays, September 7th, 14th, 21st, & 28th
Cleveland Public Library, Collinwood Branch