Library Alert!

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, Main Library, Bertram Woods Branch, and all Book Drops are closed until further notice. For more information on the library’s response to COVID-19 click here.

Events & Classes

  • Adult

    Shaker Library offers many special programs and events for adults, including art exhibitions, guest speakers, poetry readings, activities, and more!

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  • Book Groups

    If you like to discuss books you`ve read, join a Book Discussion Group! There are several groups that meet at different times and focus on different genres and themes.

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  • Children & Families

    The Children’s Department offers programs for infants through school-age children, including after-school specials, storytimes, and the summer reading program. The library also offers events for families. Be sure to register for these and many more fun and educational programs!

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  • Computer Classes

    The library offers a variety of free computer classes for the public.

    Registration is required and begins four weeks before the class; please call the Main Library Computer Center at 216-991-2030 x2385. If you reach the library’s automated attendant choose Option 8 to reach the Computer Center.

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  • Friends of the Library

    Friends of the Shaker Library generally meets at 7 p.m. the fourth Monday of each month in Community Room G on the second floor of the Main Library. Members of the Friends are invited to attend all meetings and to participate in all events.

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  • Summer Reading

    Shaker Library offers exciting Summer Reading programs especially created for kids, teens, and adults to have fun, win prizes, and read, read, read! It’s a great way to encourage your child’s reading over the summer to help keep those school year skills sharp.

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  • Teens

    Check out upcoming Teen events and programs including gaming, craft activities, contests, creative fun with food, and our special Reading Pays Off for Teens! program that lets teens read down their library card fines.


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