Events

March 19 - 25, 2019

Tuesday, March 19

Shoreline Treasures

Shoreline Treasures is an ongoing, self-guided tour presented by Visit Lorain County and the Lorain County Commissioners. While promoting tourism, Shoreline...

Tai-Chi for Arthritis

Are you one of the over 50 million people in the U.S. who has arthritis, including pain, stiffness and fear of falling? If so, you are invited to attend...

Upcycle Book Craft for Adults

Adults, come enjoy an afternoon of crafting at the library. Staff will present a fun, easy take‑home craft using pages from old books. Preregistration required.

Sewing Club

Learn hand sewing and sewing machine skills. A few sewing machines will be provided but you are welcome to bring your own portable machine. Bring your...

Cocoa and a Craft: Polar Bear Cupcakes

Join us for cocoa and a craft as you make winter themed projects to take home. All ages are welcome, though all children under 7 must be accompanied by a...

Family Engineering Night

Join us for a fun, family‑friendly engineering competition that challenges your STEM skills. Preregistration required.

Wednesday, March 20

Shoreline Treasures

Shoreline Treasures is an ongoing, self-guided tour presented by Visit Lorain County and the Lorain County Commissioners. While promoting tourism, Shoreline...

Superhero Party

Children ages 0‐6 can celebrate their favorite superhero with stories, songs, crafts, and snacks! Preregistration required.

STEAM Club

Get ready for all things STEAM! We'll provide the materials and you provide the creativity as we explore science, technology, engineering, art and mechanics....

South Lorain Chess Club

Open play chess sessions are for all levels, from beginner to expert. This is an opportunity for chess players to congregate, meet others, talk chess, play...

Yoga for Beginners

Adults, join the weekly Wednesday yoga class taught by Tom Gorman. Please bring your own yoga mat or beach towel. Preregistration required.

Line Dancing

Line Dancing to R & B and Soul Music, taught by Ms. Evelyn Henry, is a casual experience at the Main Library. Come to learn this new skill or practice what...

No Sew Sweater Skirt

Join us in upcycling old sweaters into skirts. No sewing necessary. Preregistration required.

Coding Club

Explore computer programming and a little bit of electronics in a fun, collaborative environment! Coding club is intended for students in third through sixth...

There's Something Strange in Ohio

Come to the library to explore the strange and unusual side of Ohio. Together, we will explore tales of the mysterious, the odd, and see what historical...

The Butler Did It- Mystery Book Discussion

Copies of the mystery book being discussed this month are available at the adult information desk. New members are welcome. Preregistration required.

Writers Group

Are you an adult who wants to meet other writers and hone your writing skills? Do you need motivation to pick up a pen in the first place? If so, take part...

Thursday, March 21

Shoreline Treasures

Shoreline Treasures is an ongoing, self-guided tour presented by Visit Lorain County and the Lorain County Commissioners. While promoting tourism, Shoreline...

Lorain Public Cinema

Join us as we examine the effect of economic, social and political history on the cinematic treatment of love, romance and couple‑hood over three decades of...

Prohibition Tour: "Wets" vs. "Drys"

This tour is back by popular demand! Do you know how many bars closed in Lorain because of Prohibition? Join us at the Moore House Museum for a tour and...

Bubble Lady

Come and learn all about bubbles. Watch them multiply, do tricks and maybe even see a child put in a bubble. This entertaining program is for families with...

No Sew Sock

Tweens and Teens ages 9‑18 can create their very own donut with a sock! Do‑nut worry, there will be donuts to snack on! Preregistration required.

Teen Advisory Board

Sixth through twelfth grades, here is your chance to volunteer your time, energy and ideas to help make the library better for the community. It's also a...

Anime Night

Moshi Moshi! Come join the library and your fellow tomodachis and anime! Over the course of the series we will view a variety of shows while enjoying some...

Builders Club

Use your imagination and LEGO® blocks, build a creation which will be displayed in the library. Intended for families with children ages five and up....

Friday, March 22

Shoreline Treasures

Shoreline Treasures is an ongoing, self-guided tour presented by Visit Lorain County and the Lorain County Commissioners. While promoting tourism, Shoreline...

Kindergarten Readiness-All About Me

Help your preschooler make the transition into their first year of school by building self awareness skills and establishing positive routines. Explore...

Crochet and Knit

Adults are invited to join this friendly community group to share your crochet and knit time and your expertise. Bring your own project or help with a...

Yoga for Beginners

Adults, join the weekly Friday yoga class taught by Tom Gorman. Please bring your own yoga mat or beach towel.

Saturday, March 23

Shoreline Treasures

Shoreline Treasures is an ongoing, self-guided tour presented by Visit Lorain County and the Lorain County Commissioners. While promoting tourism, Shoreline...

Yarn Club

Knitting/crochet instructor Valerie Dillard will teach and review the basic stitches of knitting and crochet. The Yarn Club is open to teens and adults....

Zumba

Patrons, are you looking to jazz up your mornings with an infectious dance? Then come to the library to break a sweat with Zumba®! Have fun and get fit as we...

Craft Closet

Help! The library needs to clean out its craft closet. Did you miss a story time craft? Or perhaps you have a favorite craft that you'd like to remake....

Food and Fun

Children and teens age 18 and under are invited to join us for a fun lunch, games, crafts, and other activities as we explore cooking, new foods, and fun...

Domonkas Health Fair

March into health. In collaboration with community health and wellness partners, we are offering a free health fair to foster a healthy lifestyle. This fun...

Lorain Historical Society International City Project-Oral History Initiative

LHS is collecting oral histories about the cultural traditions and experiences of the people who live in Lorain. Participants will sit for a 30 to 45 minute...

Oral History Recording Session

Tell us your story! The goal of the International City Project Oral History Initiative is to document, highlight, and celebrate the vast cultural diversity...

RhythmProv! Drum Circle

An Exploration of Rhythmic Discovery and Improvisation! Join us for this drum circle workshop where you will: Tap into your body’s intelligence and discover...

Teen DIY: Musical Instrument

Pianos and guitars are expensive. You can do better! Construct and decorate your own thumb piano to take home and play. Perfect for ages 11‑18....

Proibition Tour: "Wets" vs. "Drys"

This tour is back by popular demand! Do you know how many bars closed in Lorain because of Prohibition? Join us at the Moore House Museum for a tour and...

Sunday, March 24

Shoreline Treasures

Shoreline Treasures is an ongoing, self-guided tour presented by Visit Lorain County and the Lorain County Commissioners. While promoting tourism, Shoreline...

Pasta Paradise

The Lorain Historical Society announces its 13th Annual Pasta Paradise Fundraiser, set for Sunday, March 24 from 2 pm - 6 pm. This family-friendly event...

Monday, March 25

Shoreline Treasures

Shoreline Treasures is an ongoing, self-guided tour presented by Visit Lorain County and the Lorain County Commissioners. While promoting tourism, Shoreline...

Redwall Read Aloud for Teens and Tweens- Homeschool Edition

Join us as we read a few chapters each week from the first book in Brian Jacques’ acclaimed Redwall Series; Lord Brocktree. There will be discussion and...

Job Help Mondays

Are you seeking help in looking for a job? Come to one of the library’s free drop‑in sessions. Learn how to compose and assemble your own resume, set up your...

Redwall Read Aloud for Teens and Tweens

Join us as we read a few chapters each week from the first book in Brian Jacques’ acclaimed Redwall Series; Lord Brocktree. There will be discussion and...

Anime and Manga Club

Join your fellow fans and enjoy anime, manga, drawing, fan culture, asian music and more. View a variety of shows, from shojo to shonen, action, adventure...

Family Paint Night: Decoupage Birds

Using decoupage and paint, create a colorful bird on canvas in the style of the artist, Pete Cromer. For all ages. Bring the whole family! Dress for a mess....

STEAM Kids- Slime Time

Families and children join us for an evening creating squishy, icky slime projects. Preregistration required.

Zumba

Zumba® makes working out fun and effective! Join the Zumba® workout craze and shed pounds while dancing to merengue, salsa and other hot Latin beats....

Adult Book Discussion

Adults, enjoy an upbeat and thought‑provoking discussion of titles suggested by the group and Domonkas Branch staff. Copies of the book are available at the...

March 19 - 25, 2019