Upcoming programs at Bay Village Branch Library

Local author Bill Ayars visits the Bay Village branch library on Thursday, May 10, at 7 p.m. to talk about his adventures on the Mississippi River and the book he wrote to commemorate his determination and accomplishment, despite obstacles along the way. "My Journey Down the Big Muddy: Love, Heartbreak and Triumph Jet-skiing the Mississippi River" will be available for sale and signing after the presentation. 

CHILDREN

Friday, May 4 (3:30 p.m.) Star Wars Day – Celebrate Star Wars Day with coding, gaming and Jedi training activities. Don’t forget to wear your Star Wars gear!

Monday, May 7 (11 a.m.) Homeschool: Catapults – Grades 4-8: Build a catapult and test its accuracy with target practice.

Wednesday, May 9 (7 p.m.) Mad Scientists: Rescue Mission – Grades K-2: Join us for a hands-on science program where we recreate the retrieval of the space shuttle from the ocean. Be prepared to get wet.

Friday, May 11 (10 a.m.) Mo Fun – Join us for stories and hands-on activity stations featuring characters including The Pigeon, Elephant and Piggie and more from books by Mo Willems.

Saturday, May 12 (11 a.m.) Big Wheel Rodeo – Get an early start on bike safety at our indoor rodeo! Join us to hear stories, explore activity stations and navigate an obstacle course. Ride-on vehicles will be provided. Registration required.  

Thursday, May 17 (4 p.m.) American Girl: Tenney – Learn about the times and cultures represented by the dolls. Feel free to bring your doll to the program if you have one.

TEEN

Thursday, May 3 (3 p.m.) Write On! – Join us for fun, quirky and challenging writing exercises and activities to get your creativity flowing. Registration required. 

Mondays, May 7 and 14 (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.

Saturday, May 12 (2 p.m.) Build Your Own Birdhouse – Grades 5-12: Use tools to build and decorate a wooden birdhouse. Materials will be provided. Registration required.

ADULT

Monday, May 7 (7 p.m.) A Real/Reel Read – Join us to discuss the book "The Stranger in the Woods" by Michael Finkel and watch clips from a documentary related to the book. Books are available at the Checkout Desk.

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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