Prior to the permanent location of Cleveland Park Library, it was housed in a school building.In 1911, the Cleveland Park School and Community Association established a temporary library in the John Eaton School. Miss Clara Herbert was the first librarian.
April is National Poetry Month; In celebration we are posting a new public domain poem every Monday."Spring Storm" by William Carlos Williams The sky has given overits bitterness.Out of the dark changeall day longrain falls and fallsas if it would never end.Still the snow keepsits hold on the ground.But water, waterfrom a thousand runnels!
Beethoven's Hairby Russell Martin is a fascinating true account about a lock of Beethoven's hair snipped off on his deathbed and preserved in a glass and wood frame for almost two hundred years. The readers find themselves traveling from the present, when a surgeon
In her first historical novel, best selling author Jennifer Chiaverini writes about Elizabeth (Lizzie) Hobbs Keckley, an African-American modiste who lived in Washington, D.C. for many years. A former slave, Mrs.
April is National Poetry Month. In celebration we are posting a new public domain poem every Monday."A Performance of Henry V At Stratford-Upon-Avon" by Elizabeth Jenkins Nature teaches us our tongue againAnd the swift sentences came pat. I cameInto cool night rescued from rainy dawn.And I seethed with language, Henry at
Whatever needlecraft you enjoy, on Thursday, April 25 at 7 p.m., bring your project and join us for an evening with others with similar interests. We share, encourage, and educate each other with discussion of our projects while working away. Our interests cover spinning, dying, weaving, knitting, crocheting, felting, lace-making and more. We would love to add your special enthusiasm to our repertory.