Cleveland Park
Neighborhood Library

Frumoasa Romania: Kids EuroFest Continues!

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!

Children's Halloween Party

Saturday, October 29, at 2:30 p.m.

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!

Attention All Teenage Zombies, Vampires and Fairies!

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!

Annual Fall Book Sale

Saturday, October 22, Noon - 4 p.m.

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!

Cleveland Park Fiber Arts Workshop

Join Us Tuesday, October 25, at 7 p.m.

Join us at the library next Tuesday evening for an introduction to Fair Isle (color stranded) knitting.  It's easier than it looks!  

Celebrating Greece: Kids Euro Festival Returns

Join us Wednesday, October 19, at 10 a.m. as we kick off our Kids EuroFest celebration with a look at Greece.  Come hear myths and legends from ancient times, learn about games kids played, and take a look at what it is like to live in Greece today. Traditional refreshments and a craft will round out the fun.  All ages!

"The Hunger Games"

Lots of New Copies in Stock and Ready to Check Out

The Hunger Games is the first novel of the trilogy by Suzanne Collins.

Name the Gerbils: Contest Winners

Our new g erbils have names:  Coco and Pluto!Congratulations to our winners, Murphy H. & Mia G. - with thanks to all for the many excellent suggestions.  It was very hard to choose!

New Young Adult Book "Perfect" by Ellen Hopkins Is Here

Perfect uses the voices of four teenagers from different walks of life as they all work toward the goal of being "perfect."It's a powerful, realistic book about the complexities of growing up in a culture that demands more and more out of its teens.

Chess Club Moves to Friday Afternoon

The Cleveland Park Library Chess Program has been changed from Tuesdays at 3:30 p.m. to Fridays at 3:30 p.m.