Featured Programs

Author Event - Dave Hill Doesn’t Live Here Anymore Book by Dave Hill Presented by Pressure Life

These days, Dave Hill has just the right amount of spare time to write books at home, preferably in his underwear, but things weren’t always perfect.

WHEN: Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 7:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Meet the Author

Front Porch Concert Series - Presented by LakewoodAlive

LakewoodAlive, in collaboration with Lakewood Public Library, Bentley Wealth Management of Raymond James and Cuyahoga Arts & Culture, is proud to announce the eighth annual Front Porch Concert Series. Held on the Library’s Front Porch, these concerts are free and open to the public.

WHEN: Friday, July 28, 2017 - 7:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Front Porch

EVENT TYPE: More

Film - The Future (2011)

When Sophie (Miranda July) and her boyfriend, Jason (Hamish Linklater), decide to adopt a stray cat, their perspective on life changes radically, altering the course of time and space and testing their faith in each other and themselves.

WHEN: Saturday, July 29, 2017 - 6:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Lakewood Public Cinema

Concert - FreshProduce

The ladies of FreshProduce, DJ Red-I (Brittany Benton) and Playne Jayne (Samantha Flowers), joined forces on Christmas night in 2014. What originally began as an impromptu session at Red-I’s apartment soon became the full-length project, WE ARE FRESHPRODUCE.

WHEN: Sunday, July 30, 2017 - 2:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Sunday With The Friends

Author Event - Whiskers of the Lion: An Amish-Country Mystery Book by P. L. Gaus, PhD

Sheriff Bruce Robertson is charged with finding Fannie Helmuth, a young Amish woman who is hiding from a murderous drug ring.

WHEN: Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 7:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Meet the Author

Front Porch Concert Series - Presented by LakewoodAlive

LakewoodAlive, in collaboration with Lakewood Public Library, Bentley Wealth Management of Raymond James and Cuyahoga Arts & Culture, is proud to announce the eighth annual Front Porch Concert Series. Held on the Library’s Front Porch, these concerts are free and open to the public.

WHEN: Friday, August 4, 2017 - 7:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Front Porch

EVENT TYPE: More

Film - Made in Cleveland (2013)

In the style of anthology films like Paris Je T’aime, this is a tale of love, life and the pursuit of happiness—Cleveland style.

WHEN: Saturday, August 5, 2017 - 6:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Lakewood Public Cinema

Concert - Colin Dussault Blues Project

Colin Dussault, the hardest working bluesman in Cleveland, will tell you straight up that he had no choice but to be a musician. It wasn’t exactly a vocational choice. Born the son of a bass player, rhythm and blues flowed through his veins from an early age.

WHEN: Sunday, August 6, 2017 - 2:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Sunday With The Friends

Documentary - Dear Mr. Watterson (2013)

Calvin and Hobbes dominated the Sunday comics in thousands of newspapers for over ten years and had a profound effect on millions of readers across the globe.

WHEN: Monday, August 7, 2017 - 6:30pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Weekday Documentaries

Talk - Truth, Justice and the Cleveland Way Presentation by Dennis R. Sutcliffe

Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, two kids from Glenville High School, created the world’s most enduring superhero. Meet the original Superman and learn how he was influenced by the boys’ lives in Cleveland!

WHEN: Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 7:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: More

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