Get together

Building Community while building a community.

Our Foundation raises funds from many different efforts, bringing people together to share, give, and create a stronger library culture in the Greater Cleveland area.

William N. Skirball
Writers Center Stage Series

Bringing us the world’s best writers

The William N. Skirball Writers Center Stage Series brings the literary world’s best writers to Greater Cleveland. The 2023-2024 series is presented by the Cuyahoga County Public Library Foundation and Case Western Reserve University. Funds raised by this series help support Cuyahoga County Public Library, one of the nation’s best and busiest library systems.

Series Subscriptions

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Subscriber Level


Virtual Subscription


Single Event Tickets

Single Event — In-Person


Single Event — Virtual


Sponsorship and Advertisement Opportunities

Sponsorship and advertisement opportunities are available. If you’re interested in becoming a sponsor or placing an advertisement in program booklets, please contact the CCPL Foundation via email or by phone at 216.749.2475.

Celebrating 20 Years of Writers Center Stage


All tickets are delivered via email. No tickets will be mailed.
For questions regarding ticket sales, refunds, seating or parking, please contact the Maltz Performing Arts Center Information Desk at 216.368.6062. For general questions, please contact the CCPL Foundation via email or by phone at 216.749.9491.

Writers Center Stage

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Reading the Green

Have fun while doing good.

Save the Date: Monday, June 24, 2024

Reading the Green is a fundraiser for Cuyahoga County Public Library Foundation, which directly supports library programs such as reading tutoring for children, after-school homework help, workforce development programs for job seekers, and technology training for the digitally disadvantaged.

Bob DiBiasio

The Cleveland Guardians

Bob has been on the CCPL Foundation Board since 2018 and currently chairs the Reading the Green Golf Outing. He is Senior Vice President of Public Affairs for the Cleveland Guardians. 2024 marks his 45th season with his hometown team. He serves on a variety of boards in Cleveland, including his role as President of Cleveland Guardians Charities. He is also the President of the Greater Cleveland Sports Hall of Fame.

For questions regarding Reading the Green

To request more information about Reading the Green, please contact the CCPL Foundation via email or by phone at 216.749.9491.

Thank you to our 2023

Reading the Green

Eagle sponsors

Birdie sponsors

Hole sponsors

Other events

Discover more opportunities to join us.

We’re always considering new ways to engage with you. Please sign up for our newsletter or keep an eye out for upcoming events. It’s vital for the sustainability of our public library system that we continually create new opportunities to strengthen our library culture and community.