Upcoming programs at Bay Village Branch Library

The Cleveland Museum of Art joins us at the Bay Village branch library on Wednesday, Oct. 17, at 7 p.m. to present their program, "Cool Knights: Armor from the European Middle Ages and Renaissance." Adult participants will explore the Middle Ages and Renaissance through actual museum artifacts – the armor and weaponry of the Medieval and Renaissance knight.


  • 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. and 11 a.m.) Family Storytime – for all ages

Thursday, Oct. 4 (4 p.m.) Planes, Trains, and Automobiles – Join us for transportation stories, songs and activities!

Friday, Oct. 5 (10 a.m.) Play, Learn and Grow – Children ages birth to 3 years old will play with developmentally appropriate toys in a play group atmosphere while parents meet and learn from community health experts.


Wednesdays, Oct. 3, 10 and 17 (3 p.m.) Teen Zone – Grades 5 & up: Hang out with something fun to do after school – gaming, art, movies, technology and more! 

Thursday, Oct. 4 (3 p.m.) Write On! – Grades 5-8: Join us for fun, quirky and challenging writing exercises and activities to get your creativity flowing. Registration required. 


Wednesday, Oct. 10 (7 p.m.) Shipping on the Great Lakes – Join us as Bay Village resident and local author George Ryan talks about the history of Great Lakes shipping as well as his adventures working on a lake freighter. A book sale and signing of his new book, "Lake Carriers' Association History, 1880-2015" will follow the presentation.

Tuesday, Oct. 16 (7 p.m.) Monthly Makers – Join us to create this month's do-it-yourself project, a Dreamcatcher. All materials will be provided.

Wednesday, Oct. 17 (7 p.m.) Cool Knights – See description above.

Saturday, Oct. 20 (2 p.m.)  Monsters Are Universal: Silver Screams in Hollywood's Golden Age – Join us for a monstrous good time that shows how famous film fiends became beloved characters. This presentation will be followed by a Q&A session. There will also be a book signing featuring many of Mark Dawidziak's horror-centric titles. You won't want to miss this fun program just in time for Halloween!

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 19, Posted 9:56 AM, 10.02.2018