Photos and Stories from “The Color of Hay; The Peasants of Maramureş”
The Maramureş Valley in Northern Romania is so remote that generations of peasant farming practices remained intact. As modern amenities like cable TV began to reach the region, Kathleen Laraia McLaughlin documented how the people changed.
Come celebrate Thanksgiving with a special children's craft party at the library! We will have a puppet show, lots of music for dancing and plenty of fun treats to eat. Everyone will make a special Thanksgiving-themed craft to take home.Wednesday, November 23, at 4 p.m. All ages are welcome.
The Cleveland Park Fiber Arts Workshop meets at the library every 4th Tuesday at 7 p.m. Our next meeting will be on November 22.This month’s session will feature a demo of the crochet stitch used to make this colorful bag. If you’d like to try it yourself, you will need a skein of worsted weight yarn and a crochet needle in the size indicated on your label.
The Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library in partnership with the Embassy of Romania will present a free cultural event for children ages 8-12 on Wednesday, November 9, at 10 a.m. The theme of this year's program is: Winter! Join us for a Romanian film and a traditional craft, and sample some delicious goodies!
Join us for our Halloween Party featuring special musical guest Ray Owen!With lots of food, music and fun, this party is sure to be a fantastic time. After the music we'll have a short parade down the block to show off all our fabulous costumes.All ages!
Hey teens!Have you been trying to figure out how to make your zombie make-up look real? Do you need some help learning how to perfect that special bruise or flesh wound? Maybe you need to get your eye make-up perfect for that great fairy look... Well, we can help you out!
The Friends of the Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library invite you to the annual fall book sale, which will be held in the second-floor community room from noon until 4:00 p.m. this Saturday, October 22. There are loads of great reads for all ages and interests. We look forward to seeing you at the library!