Ready, Set, Summer! Programming at Collinwood Library

Ready. Set. Summer! 

Programming at Collinwood Library

856 East 152nd St, Cleveland, OH 44110

Manager, Caroline Peak


Take a look at what we’ve got coming up for you

in June:


Youth Programs


FREE Summer Lunch Meal Program

ALL Cleveland Public Library locations offer FREE summer lunches for all children birth through age 18. Healthy, free meals are provided through the Greater Cleveland Food Bank.

Beginning June3rd, Monday – Friday 11:30a-12:30p


Make Your Own Marionette

This more in-depth workshop will help you create your own marionette to help celebrate Summer Lit League’s “Puppet Palooza!”

Monday & Wednesday, June 17 & 19 – 1:00p.m.


Stop Motion Animation Workshop

Receive an introduction to Stop Motion Animation filming techniques, including story prompts, storyboards, animatic, film time and tips, editing, etc.  

Thursday, June 20th – 1:00p.m.


Summer Lit League: Puppet Palooza

This year’s summer reading club starts June 3rd – July 26th, with a Puppet Palooza theme in which participating children will debut their very own puppet show at the end of the summer! Look below for June’s Puppet Palooza schedule:

SLL Week 1: Puppets 101 & Kickoff Party

Connect with community friends and library staff as we explore the different types of puppets.  Make and take finger puppets. 

Tuesday, June 4th – 1:00p.m.

SLL Week 2: Every Puppet Tells a Story

Create a special character.  The character can be from a favorite story, or make up your own!

Tuesday, June 11th – 1:00p.m.

SLL Week 3: Skits are for Kids

Have fun with hand and stick puppets, choose a script or create a story for your July 23 library performance. 

Tuesday, June 18th – 1:00p.m.

SLL Week 4: Puppet Creations

Now that your team has a script, choose a style and start creating puppets! 

Tuesday, June 25th – 1:00p.m.


Visit the branch or our online website ( to register.


Adult Programs


Legal Advice Clinic

Brief, free legal advice available from attorneys from NEO Human Trafficking Law Clinic. Appointments strongly encouraged, walk-ins welcome. Presented by the Renee Jones Empowerment Center (216-651-9601)

Thursday, June 6th – 5:30-7:00p.m.




A powerful photo exhibit depicting the stories of human trafficking and sexual assault survivors, with the intent to bring awareness to the circumstances that create these situations. Resources and other information will be available. Presented by the Renee Jones Empowerment Clinic Center


Thursday, June 13th – 6:00-8:00p.m.



Kiaira Jefferson

Cleveland Public Library, Collinwood Branch

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