Upcoming programs at Bay Village Branch Library

The disappearance of Beverly Potts 65 years ago this month baffled Cleveland and remains one of the city's most haunting mysteries. On Thursday, Aug. 18, at 7 p.m., Dr. James Badal and Mark Wade Stone will join us at the Bay Village branch library to discuss the disappearance of the ten year old and the subsequent police investigation. Please join us for more insight in to one of Cleveland's biggest mysteries.


Storytimes: Our weekly storytimes are on hiatus for the month of August. Please join us at the times below in September. 

Caregivers and their children are invited to enjoy rhymes, songs, fingerplays, books and stories together. No registration is required.

  • Mondays (10 a.m.) Toddler Storytime – ages 19-35 months.
  • Tuesdays (10 a.m.) Toddler Storytime – ages 19-35 months.
  • Tuesdays (6:45 p.m.) Family Storytime – for all ages
  • Wednesdays (10 a.m.) Baby and Me Storytime – ages birth-18 months
  • Thursdays (10 a.m.) Preschool Storytime – ages 3-5 (not yet in kindergarten)
  • Fridays (10 a.m.) Family Storytime – for all ages

Thursday, Aug. 18 (2 p.m.) Cookies and Books – Grades 3-4: Join us to discuss "Mr. Lemoncello’s Library Olympics" by Chris Grabenstein. Copies of the book will be available one month before the discussion. A parent/guardian must sign a release form before the program.

Thursday, Sept. 8 (7 p.m) Mad Scientists: Catapults – Grades K-2: Join us for a hands-on science program building simple catapults and competing in target practice.


Tuesday, Aug. 16 (7 p.m.) Navigating the Golden Years – A panel of professionals including an Aging Life Care Professional, an Elder Care Attorney, and more will discuss options and resources to enable seniors and their children to make decisions that will promote the highest possible quality of life.

Thursday, Aug. 18 (7 p.m.) Disappearance of Beverly Potts – Join Dr. James J. Badal, author of "Twilight of Innocence: The Disappearance of Beverly Potts," and Mark Wade Stone, documentary filmmaker and the producer of the Emmy Award-winning "Dusk and Shadow: The Mystery of Beverly Potts."

Please register to attend the programs online at cuyahogalibrary.org, call us at 440-871-6392, or stop in to the library at 502 Cahoon Road and register with a librarian.

Tara McGuinness

CCPL - Bay Village Branch, Adult Reference Staff

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Volume 8, Issue 16, Posted 9:49 AM, 08.16.2016