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welcome to storywalk®

StoryWalk® was created to help build children’s interest in reading while encouraging healthy activity. Follow the StoryWalk® path of pages and talk about the story as you go.

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Locations

BAY VILLAGE BRANCH 

The Bay Village Branch StoryWalk® is presented with support from the Friends of the Bay Village Library. The StoryWalk® runs along the exterior of the branch and features the story "That Is Not a Good Idea" by Mo Willems. 

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BEACHWOOD CITY PARK EAST  

The Beachwood City Park East StoryWalk® is presented by Cuyahoga County Public Library's Beachwood Branch in collaboration with the City of Beachwood. The park is located on Richmond Road between Shaker Boulevard eastbound and westbound. The StoryWalk® runs along the walking path near Barkwood Dog Park

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COE LAKE PARK (BEREA)

The Coe Lake Park StoryWalk® is presented by Cuyahoga County Public Library's Berea Branch in collaboration with the City of Berea and with support from the Friends of the Berea Library.

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ELLENWOOD RECREATION CENTER (BEDFORD)

The Ellenwood Recreation Center StoryWalk® is presented by Cuyahoga County Public Library's Southeast Branch in collaboration with the Bedford Parks & Recreation Department and with support from the Friends of the Southeast Library. The StoryWalk is located on the nature trail behind the Ellenwood Recreation Center pavilion on Ellenwood Avenue. 

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GARFIELD HEIGHTS HISTORICAL SOCIETY

The Garfield Heights Historical Society StoryWalk® is presented by Cuyahoga County Public Library's Garfield Heights Branch in collaboration with the city of Garfield Heights and with support from the Friends of the Garfield Heights Library. The Garfield Heights Historical Society is located on Turney Road just north of the Garfield Heights Branch. 

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GARFIELD HEIGHTS WILLIAM FOSTER ELEMENTARY

The Garfield Heights William Foster Elementary StoryWalk® is presented by Cuyahoga County Public Library's Garfield Heights Branch with support from the Friends of the Garfield Heights Library. William Foster Elementary is located on Bangor Avenue just east of the Garfield Heights Branch.

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LIBERTY PLAYGROUND (INDEPENDENCE)

The Liberty Playground StoryWalk® is presented by Cuyahoga County Public Library's Independence Branch in collaboration with the City of Independence and with support from the Friends of Independence Library. Liberty Playground is located northwest of the Independence Branch. 

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MAPLE HEIGHTS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CAMPUS 

The Maple Heights Elementary School StoryWalk® is presented by Cuyahoga County Public Library's Maple Heights Branch in collaboration with Maple Heights City Schools and with support from Friends of the Maple Heights Library. The StoryWalk® begins at the entrance to Abraham Lincoln Elementary and ends at the entrace to John F. Kennedy Elementary. 

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MAYFIELD BRANCH 

The Mayfield Branch StoryWalk® is presented in collaboration with Mayfield Village and with support from the Friends of the Mayfield Library, Inc. The StoryWalk®  begins at the Mayfield Branch and continues south along the Bruce G. Rinker Greenway.  

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ORANGE BRANCH 

The Orange Branch StoryWalk® has added a new story, "Clap Your Hands," which encourages walkers to make silly faces, tickle each other, and jump up and down. The path winds along the exterior of the library and into a beautiful pollinator garden. It is presented with support from The Friends of the Orange Branch Library

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PARMA HEIGHTS BRANCH

The Parma Heights Branch StoryWalk® runs along the tree line next to the branch, beginning at the bicycle rack, and features the story Maggie and Michael Get Dressed by Denise Fleming. It is presented in collaboration with the city of Parma Heights and with support from the Friends of the Parma Heights Library.

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RIVERSIDE PARK (CHAGRIN FALLS)

The Riverside Park StoryWalk® is presented by Cuyahoga County Public Library's Chagrin Falls Branch in collaboration with the village of Chagrin Falls and with support from the Friends of the Chagrin Falls Library. Featuring the story The Artist: A Max and Annie Adventure in Imagination by local author Sandra J. Philipson, the StoryWalk starts at the bottom of the ramp entrance to the park off East Orange Street and continues along the walking path, past the playground and along the river heading toward the falls.

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WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS BRANCH 

The Warrensville Heights Branch StoryWalk® winds its way through the library's Community Learning Garden. It is presented with the support of the Kulp Garden Fund and the Friends of the Warrensville Community Library, Inc

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ABOUT 

The StoryWalk® Project was originally created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT, and developed in collaboration with the Kellogg-Hubbard Library. StoryWalk® is a registered service mark owned by Ms. Ferguson.