Eleanor Squire Library


The Eleanor Squire library is a surprising and delightful collection of beautiful and highly informative horticultural, botanical and gardening books. Most of the library’s assets are available for loan to members.

Events and Programs:

Book Club 2017

Please join us from 2:00 – 3:00 pm for lively discussions about gardening, botany, and all subjects celebrating life.

Please ask librarian for details at 216-707-2812

January 21: The Complete Adventures of Peter Rabbit by Beatrice Potter

March 11:  Garden Tales: Classic Tales from Favorite Writers

May 13:  Beatrix Potter: Artist, Storyteller and Countrywoman By Judy Taylor 

July 15:  At the Edge of the Orchard by Tracy Chevalier

September 16:  Onward and Upward in the Garden by Katherine S. White

November 4:  Seeds on Ice by Carly Fowler; 2018 selections

Upcoming Library Events

March 18-19 Cactus Show Book Sale

April 1 Library Program Ohio Gardening Resources (2-3 PM)

Comprehensive regional information compiled by the horticultural team at Cleveland Botanical Garden covering soil conditions, composting, hardiness zones, nutrients, and favorite plant selections. Librarian Gary Esmonde will also review print resources, events, and local contacts to assist beginning gardeners and new residents to northeastern Ohio.

April 7-9 Eleanor Squire Gardening Book Sale

Friday, April 7 and Saturday, April 8: 10am - 5pm; Sunday, April 9: Noon - 5pm

Thousands of gardening, botanical, and horticultural books just in time for Spring, collectible and rare botanical prints.

May 14 Mother’s Day Brunch book sale

Special sale of coffee table books, new books and special gifts for Mom!

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