The Beachcomber

Library Club Collects Over 1,200 Books

Library Club Collects Over 1,200 Books

Brooklyn Hollimon, Staff Writer

March 29, 2020

The library club held the annual book drive during the week before school was closed, on March 9-13. Club members accepted donations of new or used books before and after school in the high school atrium. The club collected over 1,200 books for kids in grades K-8 to be donated to the Cleveland Kids...

Author Marcus Sedgwick Describes Life on the Border

After wrapping-up the assembly with a few questions from the audience, Sedgwick was available in the library to sign books. Photo by Gabriela Covolan Costa

Malinda Creel, Staff Writer

May 13, 2017

On Thursday, April 27, author Marcus Sedgwick spoke in the BHS auditorium. Principal Reed briefly discussed his love of reading as a child before introducing junior Abbey Brewer, library club President, who gave a brief introduction to Sedgwick and welcomed him to the stage. Sedgwick has published...

Beachwood Hosts Author Festival

Beachwood Hosts Author Festival

Raquel Wu, Staff Writer

April 26, 2015

The Beachwood City Schools teamed with the Cuyahoga County Public Library Beachwood Branch to organize an author festival on April 25th. Six authors spoke to students and community members: Marc Brown, author of the Arthur series, as well as children’s and young adult authors Neal Shusterman, John Dav...

Library Remains Vital in Electronic Age

Library Remains Vital in Electronic Age

Emily Dann, Staff Writer

December 16, 2013

This year BHS has added a spacious new library with large plate glass windows, quiet alcoves for study, computers for research, small rooms for meetings, printers and of course a plethora of books. If you haven’t noticed the new library yet, it might be because your eyes are glued to the bright scree...

Library Book Fair Raises Funds, Spirits

The BHS orchestra helped set a festive mood for the evening.  Photo by Jeffrey Zuckerman.

December 6, 2010

By Jeffrey Zuckerman, Staff Writer On Tuesday, November 30, the BHS library club hosted its annual book fair held at Barnes & Noble at Eton Collection in Pepper Pike. Highlighting the evening was a performance by two students playing the guitar and singing, and a rousing medley of music by the BHS orchest...

Barnes and Noble Hosts BHS Book Fair

Jared Skoff and Cole Hersch perform a skit during the bellylaughers' performance. Photo by Jeffrey Zuckerman.

December 21, 2009

  By Jeffrey Zuckerman, Staff Writer On Tuesday, December 8th, the BHS library club hosted a book fair from 6-8 pm at Barnes & Noble at Eton. The event was intended to raise money for the club to buy new furniture for the library. This year, the ecology club teamed up with library club to host the event, raising awareness about recycling. Plus, students in s...

Library Club Kicks Off the Year

October 2, 2009

By Kharen Baduria, Staff Writer It's all around school. Reminders are posted everywhere, even written on the doors, and constant reminders on first class. Although it only meets once a month, the students along with advisor Jennifer Flaherty are determined to spread awareness of the library and promote...