PARMA, Ohio - The newest branch of the Cuyahoga County Library (CCPL) will open on Saturday, October 26. The ceremonial ribbon cutting for the new 43,000 square-foot facility will begin at noon.
The branch, located at 6996 Powers Blvd., replaces the Parma-Ridge (5850 Ridge Road) and Parma-South (7335 Ridge Road) branches of CCPL.
Features of the new Parma branch include:
- A wide selection of books, dvds, cds and other materials.
- A full service drive-up window.
- A technology learning center where CCPL will host free computer training classes
- An interactive children's play, learn and grow space featuring artwork from the books of award-winning author Rosemary Wells.
- A state-of-the-art interactive tech wall.
- Public computer stations with high-speed internet access.
- Community meeting spaces.
The grand opening celebration will feature a variety of family-friendly activities, including snacks, live music, free photo booths, and Perla Homemade Delight's pierogies.
Following the grand opening celebration, the branch will remain open to the public until 5:30 p.m.