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Fun in the Fall at Memorial-Nottingham Branch

Fun in the Fall at Memorial-Nottingham Branch

Cleveland Public Library

Memorial-Nottingham Branch

17109 Lake Shore Blvd

Cleveland, OH 44110


Hours of Operation: Monday-Saturday 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Manager: P.M. Robinson, M.Ed., MLIS

Quote of the Month

“October is crisp days and cool nights, a time to curl up around the dancing flames and sink into a good book.” — John Sinor, Author, Educator, Journalist

Author Visit & Book Signing: Shardae Webb (Saturday, October 7th from 1:00-3:00p.m.)
Shardae Webb, Owner of Muva Munch, will be signing her first children’s book, I See Me in the ABC’s Exploring the World of Fruits and Veggies through the Alphabet. Learn more about Shardae at

Join the Cleveland Reads Challenge

Anyone can join the Cleveland Reads Challenge! A city that reads together grows together, and that’s the purpose behind the Cleveland Reads Citywide Reading Challenge. The goal is for the entire city to collectively read one million books and/or one million minutes in 2023. We’re encouraging all city residents to sign up online and to use the website throughout 2023 to log their books and the minutes they spend reading. Readers will win fabulous prizes and a lifetime of positive results. Sign up at

Adult Programs and Services

Spring in your Step Walking Club (Thursdays in October 5:15-5:45p.m.)

Paint and Sip (non-alcoholic beverages only) (Friday, October 6th from 4:30-5:30p.m.)

ZOOM: An Honest Conversation with a Black Female Entrepreneur: Annie McGrady (Wednesday, October 11 from 12:00-2:00 PM Join us as we have an honest conversation with Ms. Annie McGrady, Retired CEO of Beauty on the Line Day Spa. Ms. McGrady will share her experiences, expertise, and strategies for how to be a successful Black female entrepreneur Zoom link

Yoga for Beginners (Saturday, October 7th from 11:00a.m.-12:00p.m.)

Vision Board Workshop (Friday, October 20th from 1:00-3:00p.m.)

Adult Book Recommendations

The Last Drop of Hemlock by Katharine Schellman

One Summer In Savannah by Terah Shelton Harris

Juvenile and Young Adult Programs and Services

Drop-in Family Story Time (Saturdays from 10:30-11:00a.m.)

Take & Make Crafts (Available all month long at the Children’s Librarian Desk)

Teen Fall Film Series: First a Book, Now a Film (Tuesday, October 3rd from 4:00-5:30p.m.)

Hispanic Heritage Month Programming (Thursday, October 5th & 12th from 4:00-5:00p.m.)

STEM Robotics Workshop (Tuesday, October 17th & Thursday, October 19th from 4:00-5:00p.m.)

Book Talk for Teens (Thursday, October 26th from 4:30-5:30p.m.)

Celebrate Día de Los Muertos (Daily, October 30th through November 3rd from 4:00-5:00p.m.)

Juvenile Book Recommendations

Fall is for School – by: Robert Neubecker (picture book)

We Gather Together: Celebrating the Harvest Season – by: Wendy Pfeffer (non-fiction)

A Single Stone – by: Megan McKinlay (fiction)

Young Adult Book Recommendations

True, True – by: Don. B. Hooper (fiction)

Career Planning in the GIG Economy – by: Stuart A. Kallen (non-fiction)

Stay updated with programs, events, and services by following us on Facebook @CPLMemorialNottingham. We hope to see you soon!

Author Shardae Webb


I See Me in the ABC’s Exploring the World of Fruits and Veggies through the Alphabet