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.

Reading the Green

Have fun while doing good.

JULY 10, 2023
Lakewood Country Club

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 is SVP/Public Affairs for the Cleveland Guardians. 2022 is his 44th 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.

Sponsorship levels

Double Eagle

Limited to two sponsors



Limited to 10 sponsors




Hole Sponsor


Cocktails & Hors d’oeuvres


For questions regarding Reading the Green

Hillary Walker
Special Event Coordinator or 216.749.9491

Our 2023

Reading the Green

Eagle sponsors

Birdie sponsors

Hole sponsors

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 2022-2023 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, the nation’s top-rated library system for twelve consecutive years.

Series Subscription

Benefactor Level


Subscriber Level


Virtual Subscription


Single Event Tickets


Single Event — In-Person


Single Event — In-Person
(Book option)


Single Event — Virtual


Ticket Information

All tickets are delivered via email. No tickets will be mailed.
Guests with questions may contact:
Maltz Performing Arts Center Information Desk at 216.368.6062

Our 2023

Writer’s Center Stage

Presented by:

Publisher sponsors:

Education partners:

Writer sponsors:

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