Cuyahoga Public Library Events Calendar

All programs are free and open to the public. Registration is required for some programs. To register, call the host branch or visit

 Parma-South Branch
7335 Ridge Road / 440.885.5362

Wednesday, March 10th / 7:00 p.m.

The Power of Plant-Based Nutrition & Disease Prevention / Registration required.

This program will help you learn what you can do to look your best and feel healthier, for longer. Understand why fruits and vegetables are so essential in obtaining optimal health and building a strong immune system. Free food sampling included.

Wednesday, March 10th / 7:00 p.m.Speak Up About Books

Ages 11 – 18 / Registration required.
Do you have something to say about a book you read and liked? Share your voice for Teen Tech Week. Come record podcasts of your favorite books that will be posted on our website for others looking for a good read. We’ll help you create and record your review. But we need a form signed by a parent for you to participate.  

Wednesdays, March 3rd, 10th, 17th / 7:00 p.m.

English for You & Me / No registration required.
Caregivers & their children ages 4 – 7 whose first language is not English are invited to come to a series of programs which emphasize English vocabulary through stories, activities and games

 Parma-Ridge Branch 5850 Ridge Road / 440.888.4300 

Wednesday, March 3rd / 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Excel Essentials / Registration required.

This introductory session provides a basic overview and common uses for spreadsheets. Learn basic Excel functions and build a simple budget spreadsheet.  Prerequisite: Word Basics or some experience using MS Excel

Tuesday, March 9th / 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Computer Essentials / Registration required.

This class, geared toward the computer novice, offers an overview of basic computer parts, using the mouse and keyboard and an introduction to the Microsoft Windows operating system.

Tuesday, March 9th / 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Generation Ready / Registration required.

Citizen’s emergency preparedness for older adults, presented by the American Red Cross. 

Parma-Snow Branch
2121 Snow Road / 216.661.4240

Tuesday, March 2nd / 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Career Planning / Registration required.

This program is perfect for anyone who is making a major career change or who is a job seeker in transition. It includes career assessment with a Career Counselor. 

Wednesday, March 3rd / 10:00 a.m.

Play, Learn & Grow / Caregivers & their children ages Birth – 5 years old / Registration required.

Enjoy a special playtime with your little ones and learn how toys can help build language and literacy.


Saturday, March 6th / 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Carnival / All ages

Enjoy an afternoon of old-time fun and games at the library. E. J. Farbarik presents caricatures and comedy and The St. Ignatius Circus Company will provide juggling entertainment. Try your hand at carnival activities (both Wii™ and “real”) like ring toss, skeeball, target shooting and more. Face-painting and refreshments too!

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Volume 2, Issue 2, Posted 12:01 PM, 02.21.2010