Upcoming programs at Bay Village Branch Library

Now that spring is here, it's a great time to get focused on healthy living and re-energizing your body. We're pleased to host nutritionist Lori DePietro-Standen at the Bay Village library on Saturday, April 14, at 2 p.m. as she presents her program, "Embracing the Anti-Inflammatory Lifestyle." Learn what foods are anti-inflammatory and how to incorporate them into your diet to help you heal from inflammation and lose weight.

Bring the kids by during the week of April 2 to April 6 to do a seasonal craft in the children's area. See below for more children's activities during spring break week.


  • Mondays and 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

Wednesday, April 4 (2 p.m.) Spring Break Movie: The Incredibles – Visit the library for a special screening of "The Incredibles." Bring a blanket and pillow or sleeping bag. A parent/guardian must sign a release form before the program.

Thursday, April 5 (2 p.m.) Picture Book Putt-Putt – Explore our mini course with your favorite picture book characters. Stop by the children’s desk for tee time reservations. Who will get a hole-in-one?    

Monday, April 9 (11 a.m.) Homeschool: Creative Writing Poetry – Let’s celebrate National Poetry Month by composing some poems of our own! We will talk about the types of poetry and write poems based-on prompts. Registration required.  

Thursday, April 19 (4 p.m.) American Girl: Maryellen – Grades 2-4: Learn about the times and cultures represented by the dolls. Feel free to bring your doll to the program if you have one.


Monday, April 9 and 16 (7 p.m.) Girls Who Code – For girls in grades 6-12 who want to explore coding in a fun and friendly way! Our club will meet weekly on Mondays.

Wednesday, April 11 and 18 (3 p.m.) Teen Zone – Grades 5 & up: Chill with something fun to do after school – gaming, art, movies, technology and more!

Saturday, April 14 (11 a.m.) Gaming with Makey Makey – Grades 5-12: Ever wonder what it would be like to play a video game using only bananas and a computer? Learn to use Makey Makeys to design circuits, use crazy keypads and play computer games. 


Wednesday, April 18 (7 p.m.) The Problem of Wildlife in Our Gardens – Do you have deer, rabbits, chipmunks, squirrels and skunks frolicking in your garden and dining on your carefully-tended plants? The Cuyahoga County Master Gardeners will focus on these problems and what we can do about them. 

Friday, April 20 (10 a.m.) BAYarts Book Discussion – Join library staff and neighbors for a monthly book discussion on the BAYarts campus in the Sullivan Gallery. This month's book, "Everyone Brave is Forgiven" by Chris Cleave, is available at the library and BAYarts.

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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