Upcoming programs at Bay Branch Library

As we get ready to celebrate the arrival of 2019, the staff of the Bay Village branch library would like to thank you for your patronage this past year.

Our library will be closed on Dec. 24, 25, 31 and Jan. 1. Our digital collection is always open, so don't forget to browse our ebook, emagazine, movie and music titles.


Our weekly storytimes will start back up on Wednesday, Jan. 2. Please see the schedule below for days and times.

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

Saturday, Jan. 5 (2 p.m.) Family Movie – Join us for a special screening of a popular movie. Bring a blanket and pillow or sleeping bag. A parent/guardian must sign a release form before the program.

Monday, Jan. 7 (11 a.m.) Homeschool: Pioneer Life – Grades 3-6: Explore pioneer times through activities and building a log cabin. Registration required.

Saturday, Jan. 10 (10 a.m.) Preschool STEAM – Join us for stories and a hands-on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, mathematics) activity. Registration required. Sponsored by the Friends of the Bay Village Branch Library. 


Wednesdays, Dec. 19 and Jan. 9  (3 p.m.) Teen Zone – Grades 5 & up: Hang out with something fun to do after school – gaming, art, movies, technology and more! 

Thursday, Jan. 10 (3 p.m.) Write On! – Join us for fun, quirky and challenging writing exercises and activities to get your creativity flowing. Registration required. 

Tuesday, Dec. 18 (6 p.m.) Robotix Blox: MockingBOT – Grades 5-12: Program a robot to conquer challenges encountered by Katniss and Peeta in the popular "Hunger Games" series.  


Friday, Jan. 11 (10 a.m.) BAYarts Book Discussion – Join friends, neighbors and library staff for a monthly book discussion on the BAYarts campus. This month's title, "A Place for Us" by Fatima Farheen Mirza, is available at the library and BAYarts.

Saturday, Jan. 12 (2 p.m.) Plant Based Cooking – Chef Giulia shares ways to eat healthy. Learn about the wide variety of plant-based foods available, ideas for swapping plant-based foods into your current diet, and how to prepare low-carb snacks.

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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