Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, East Cleveland Public Library is accepting limited meeting room reservations for Flewellen Room, Lower Auditorium, and the Greg L. Reese Performing Arts Center.

Flewellen Room (capacity 20 – currently limited to 10)

About Mr. Icabod Flewellen


Local History Room (capacity 30 – not currently available)

Located on the main floor of the Library to the right from the main entrance. Just past Adult Reference desk.


Lower Auditorium (capacity 85 – limited to 10)

Lower Auditorium

Lower Auditorium is on the lower level adjacent to the Children’s Department. It is a newly renovated space with a stage, podium, a/v setup and more. It is perfect for meetings, presentations, and smaller performances.


Greg L. Reese Performing Arts Center (capacity 248 – current limit 62 – Due to Covid-19 pandemic, there may be other restrictions)

View Performing Arts Center Policy Due to Covid-19 pandemic, there may be other restrictions.


The Performing Arts Center was built in 2005, and named in honor of former library director, Greg Reese. With a seating capacity of 248, the Library has hosted renowned artists such as Evelyn Wright, Robert Lockwood, Jr., Vanessa Rubin, the Jazz Heritage Orchestra, and countless other performers. Incorporating state-of-the-art audiovisual platforms, the Center is the crown jewel of East Cleveland Public Library.

It is located on the main floor of the library. Enter the main entrance and continue left past the front circulation desk, continue walking and the destination is on your left. (Hint: If you reach the elevators, you have walked too far.)