Featured Programs

Knit & Lit Book Club

Come share your passion for great literature and show off your knitting, crocheting, counted cross-stitch, embroidery and quilting works-in-progress. Tonight we will discuss The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes.

 

WHEN: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 7:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Meeting Room

EVENT TYPE: Knit and Lit

Swing Dance Party with Live Swing Band Presented by Get Hep Swing and the Scimitars Swing Band

Haven’t you always wanted to learn how to partner dance? Get started today by learning the easiest form of swing dancing—the Jitterbug! This event features an introductory lesson followed by a dance party with the Scimitars Swing Band.

WHEN: Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 6:30pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Multipurpose Room

EVENT TYPE: More

Author Event - Deadly Homecoming at Rosemont: a Wrenn Grayson Mystery Book by Connie Chappell

Historian Wrenn Grayson arrives at the Rosemont mansion expecting to receive payment for her services from the mansion’s new owner, Clay Addison. That expectation dies when she and Clay find Trey Rosemont murdered on the foyer floor.

WHEN: Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 7:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Meet the Author

Booked For Murder: Detectives around the World

Discover a new place and uncover a mystery, as you follow a different detectives through different locations each month. Tonight we will discuss The Ice Princess by Camilla Läckberg (Fjällbacka, Sweden).

WHEN: Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 7:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Meeting Room

EVENT TYPE: Booked for Murder

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 18, 2017 - 7:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Front Porch

EVENT TYPE: More

Lakewood LibraryCon: Film Marathon

Take a break from the action upstairs at LibraryCon to pop in on a film. The films will be played in the following order: 

WHEN: Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 1:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: More

Lakewood LibraryCon

Did you know that Cleveland is the original birthplace of Superman? Writer Jerry Siegel and artist Joe Shuster created the iconic comic book character while they were still high school students living in Cleveland in 1933.

WHEN: Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 4:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Multipurpose Room

EVENT TYPE: More

Film - Comic Book: the Movie (2004)

Mark Hamill directs and stars in the straight-to-video mockumentary Comic Book: The Movie, largely filmed on-location at the 2002 Comic-Con International in San Diego, California.

WHEN: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 6:30pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: More

Author Event - Whither Thou Goest, I Will Go Book by Naomi Dathan

Jem Perkins is used to her comfortable city life, she has a fine house, a handsome husband and a new baby boy. But when her family’s financial situation takes a turn for the worst, she must learn to adapt to her new life, in a sod house on a Nebraska homestead.

WHEN: Thursday, August 24, 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 25, 2017 - 7:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Front Porch

EVENT TYPE: More

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