Upcoming programs at Bay Village branch library

With the mega-hit Broadway musical "Hamilton" arriving in Cleveland next month, join us at the Bay Village branch library on Monday, June 25, at 7 p.m to get some insight on the production. Daniel Goldmark, director of the Center for Popular Music Studies at Case Western Reserve University, will present some background on the musical and also discuss how these massive Broadway productions have developed over the last 40 years.

Cool off with some delicious Mitchell's ice-cream at our annual ice cream social while listening to the music of the '60s and '70s performed by Desmond and Molly on Wednesday, June 27, from 6-8 p.m. We hope to see you there!


Join us a the Bay pool every Monday and Tuesday at 2 p.m. as one of our children's librarians hosts storytime during the 2 p.m. rest break.

Weekly Storytimes: 

  • 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

Saturday, June 23 (10 a.m.) Drive in at Bay – Ages 2-4: Join us for a Bay Library “drive-in” movie! Work with your child to transform a plain box into a personalized car that your child will proudly take to the drive-in. Once the cars are “parked,” we will enjoy selections from the Disney movie "Mater’s Tall Tales."

Monday, June 25 to Friday, June 29 (10:30-11 a.m.) Chalk the Walk – Bring your imagination and creativity to the library and decorate our sidewalks with colored chalk after storytime all week. Budding artists of all ages are welcome!

Saturday, July 7 (2 p.m.) Harry Potter Anniversary Party – Come celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Boy Who Lived with crafts, games, trivia and more. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.


Saturday, June 23 (2 p.m.) Strum Along – Grades 5-12. If you can strum a few chords on the ukulele, join us for an afternoon of music and fun. This program is for those who have attended the library’s You Can Uke class, or learned to play at school or on their own. The library has a limited number of ukuleles for those who don’t have their own, but if you have a ukulele, please bring it. Registration required.


Tuesday, July 3 (6:30 p.m.) Monthly Makers: Beaded Mobile – Join us each month to create a do-it-yourself project. This month make a beaded mobile. All supplies will be provided. Space is limited.

Please register to attend the featured 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 10, Issue 12, Posted 9:29 AM, 06.19.2018