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Cleveland Public Library - Collinwood Branch Library

856 East 152nd St, Cleveland, OH 44110



Youth Programs:

Kids Café

Visit the Collinwood Branch Library after school for Kids Café provided by the Cleveland Food Bank!!

**LAST DAY for Kids Café is May 19th.  Summer Feeding will begin Monday, June 5th**

Monday – Friday, 3:30pm - 4:30pm


Produce for Cleveland

Free, fresh produce distributed through a partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank.  One free (5 pound) bag of produce per household, per week while supplies last.

Mondays (Contact branch for delivery schedule)


FREE Tutoring in All subjects:  Grades K – 8

Free one-on-one and/or group tutoring and homework help offered in partnership with Cleveland State University’s America Reads tutoring services.

**Last day of CMSD schools is Wednesday, May 24th**

Monday – Thursday, 3:00pm – 6:00pm


Cleveland Museum of Natural History (CMNH):

CMNH Vouchers are provided to the branch every month and are available to check out with your Library card! Each voucher allows FREE admission for two adults and four children. Vouchers must be redeemed within 30 days of checking out.

Free the Bird: Bird Day Conservation and Awareness

Bird Day was first observed in 1894.  Learn about birds that live in Northeast Ohio and create your own bird habitat!

Thursday, May 4th @4:30pm

Genealogy @ CPL

Get started with genealogy and learn about the resources that are available through the library, tips on conducting research, and methods for organizing findings.

Saturday, May 6th @10:30am


Family Funday-ICE Cream ESCAPADE

Join us for ice crème bar, games, family crafts as we celebrate “the ties that bind us” in Collinwood.  This FREE event will be hosted by Neighborhood Leadership Institution.

Saturday, May 6th – 2:30-5:00pm @ the Collinwood Recreation Center (16300 Lakeshore Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44110)


Strike a Pose and Up Your Selfie Game

Create personalized photo frames and other fun things for all your selfie needs!  Share with friends and create fun memories.

Thursday, May 25th @4:30pm

Adult Programs:

Control Your Diabetes for Life

Do you or someone you love have diabetes?  NEON’s Diabetes Management Empowerment Program is a six week series that encourages small lifestyle changes while learning about your diabetes and the way it affects your health.  Call Aimee Dutton (844-472-4644) or Kathy Boysaw (216-231-7700 X1079) to sign up.

Thursdays, April 20th – May 25th – 10:00am-12:00pm


Senior Day

The Cleveland Department of Aging is presenting its 28th Annual Senior Day!  ALL seniors are invited to attend this FREE event!  For more information call 216-664-2833.

Wednesday, May 24th -10:00am @ the Cleveland Public Hall (500 Lakeside Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44114)


Featured Website of the Month!


Borrow up to 10 titles a month!  All you need is a CPL card, email address, and internet connected device or computer!  Just go to hoopladigital.com, sign in, click on browse, click on movies, and select the movie you want to borrow.  Easy, right?!  For more information, feel free to call the branch.

On behalf of Cleveland Public Library at the Collinwood Branch, we would like to thank you all who participated in our Food for Fines program and for helping to feed hungry families of Northeast Ohio!!

“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.”

-Helen Keller

**Library Closings:    Monday, May 29th –Memorial Day**

Kiaira Jefferson

Cleveland Public Library, Collinwood Branch

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Volume 9, Issue 5, Posted 4:02 PM, 05.07.2017