Adult Programs and Events
FREE COMPUTER/INTERNET, MS OFFICE, AND TECHNOLOGY CLASSES FOR BEGINNERS ARE OFFERED MONTHLY. CLICK HERE FOR CLASS DESCRIPTIONS AND TO VIEW THE CLASS SCHEDULE.
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SNACK N' SCREEN FREE FAMILY MOVIE: HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2
Saturday, December 20 / 2:30 p.m.
Join us in the Library Program Room for a movie and a snack. Doors open 15 minutes prior to show time. Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Movies are held at 2:30 p.m. You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks, and blankets! (DreamWorks, 2014; 102 mins, Rated PG)
"FUN FOR FOODIES" COOKBOOK CLUB: WEIGHT LOSS RECIPES FOR THE NEW YEAR
Monday, January 5 / 6:00 p.m.
Cathy Steffenhagen, Sandusky Library, discussion leader
Participants can pick a recipe from the chosen cookbook(s) to bring and share. A discussion will follow the tasting. Please bring a copy of the recipe you choose. Stop by the Readers' Advisory Desk to pick up a copy of the books.
KNIT ONE, LIBRARY, TOO!
Wednesdays, January 7 & 21 / 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Join the company of other knitters and crocheters on the first and third Wednesday each month. New to the craft? We’ll help you learn!
MAKE IT! CRAFT AND DIY: JEWELRY MAKING 101: EARRINGS
Tuesday, January 6/ 6:00 p.m.
Paege Murphy, presenter
Join us for an evening of creative fun! Use beads and jewelry findings to create lovely, one-of-a-kind earrings. (Please bring small needle-nose pliers if you have them; all other materials are provided.) Registration is requested.
FREE LIBRARY EBOOKS FOR YOUR TABLET
Wednesday, January 7 / 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Saturday, January 10 / 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Tuesday, January 13 / 2:00-3:30 p.m.
Learn how to use the CLEVNET eMedia Library and the OverDrive Media Console to check out, download, and read library eBooks on your tablet or smartphone. This class will show you how to access the Library’s eMedia collection on your Kindle Fire, NOOK HD, iPad/iPhone, or Android device. It is highly recommended that you register with your tablet’s app store before the class. (If you have a Kindle Paperwhite, NOOK Simple Touch, or other eReader, please call the Library for one of our one-on-one Book-A-Librarian sessions.)
A FENG SHUI VISION FOR THE NEW YEAR
Tuesday, January 13 / 6:30 p.m.
Cara Gallagher, Certified Feng Shui Consultant, presenter
Make the most out of 2015! Focus on your goals, have a vision, and use the power of Feng Shui to make it happen. Learn how to create a vision board that could change your life.
HEALTH SCREENING: BLOOD PRESSURE
Wednesday, January 14 / 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Co-Sponsored by Firelands Regional Medical Center
Stop by the Library for a free health screening provided by a nurse from Firelands Regional Medical Center.
BGSU FIRELANDS COMMON READ, REAL TALK: DIALOGUE SERIES THE OTHER WES MOORE BY WES MOORE
Wednesday, January 14 / 6:00 p.m.
Professor Tracy Goss McGinley, BGSU Firelands, discussion leader
Wes Moore’s book is the story of two boys named Wes Moore struggling through difficult childhoods just blocks apart from each other in the inner city. How did one grow up to be a Rhodes Scholar and the other wind up serving a life sentence for murder?
SNACK N' SCREEN FREE FAMILY MOVIE: EARTH TO ECHO
Saturday, January 17 / 2:30 p.m.
Join us in the Library Program Room for a movie and a snack. Doors open 15 minutes prior to show time. Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Movies are held at 2:30 p.m. You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks, and blankets! (Walt Disney Pictures, 2014; 91 mins, Rated PG)
BROWN BAG LUNCH: THE AUTOMOBILE IN AMERICAN CULTURE
Wednesday, January 21 / 12:00 p.m.
Derek E. Moore, Western Reserve Historical Society, Crawford Curator of Transportation History, presenter
Follow the invention and development of one of the most important technologies to shape our daily lives, the automobile.
30 MINUTE EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE INJECTIONS
Wednesdays, January 21, 28, February 4, 11, 18 / 6:30 p.m.
Dr. Kitty Brandal, Corporate Compass Training & Development, presenter
Start the new year with better emotional intelligence! Join us for five fun and insightful EI injections. Dr. Brandal will show us how to increase our EI over time.
MAKE IT! CRAFT AND DIY: BASIC DRAWING
Tuesday, January 27 / 6:00 p.m.
Paege Murphy, presenter
Join us for an evening of creative fun! Learn basic drawing techniques from artist Paege Murphy. (Materials provided, but if you have your own set of drawing pencils, please bring them.) Registration is requested.