Stress Management Practices Presented by the Gathering Place - Joy of Journaling

Journaling is a simple and effective way to reduce stress.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 7:00pm

Main Library Auditorium

Exploring Mars Presentation by Dr. Geoffrey Landis

Since ancient times, Mars, the red planet, has fascinated humans.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 7:00pm

Main Library Auditorium

Friends Art Festival Book Sale

Saturday, August 5, 2017 - 9:00am

Main Friends Book Sale Room

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!

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 7:00pm

Main Library Auditorium

Using My Voice to Change the World Presentation by Mike Pistorino

Growing up in the Bronx, Mike Pistorino wanted what all children want and deserve—to be happy, to be loved and to be free. Instead, he was neglected by family and subjected to horrific sexual abuse at the hands of a neighbor.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 7:00pm

Main Library Auditorium

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.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 6:30pm

Main Library Multipurpose Room

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: 

Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 1:00pm

Main Library Auditorium

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.

Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 4:00pm

Main Library Multipurpose Room

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.

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 6:30pm

Main Library Auditorium

Workshop - Genealogy

How far back would you like to trace your family tree? What will you find? Genealogist Deborah Abbott will show you how to unlock the secrets held by census reports, military records, birth certificates and death notices in this hands-on workshop. Unravel your history with professional results.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 6:00pm

Main Library Learning Lab