Events

September 19 - 25, 2019

Thursday, September 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...

Prize-A-Day

Do you like to win prizes? Would you like to win a prize that is worth at least $50 or more? We have the event just for you! Main Street Amherst Prize-A-Day...

Book Sale

Admission to the book sale preview is reserved for members of the Friends of the Lorain Library (Thursday, Sept. 12; 5 to 7:30p). New members may join and...

Domonkas Friends' Book Sale

Wednesday, Sept. 18 (Preview from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.) Admission to the book sale preview is reserved for members of the Friends of the Domonkas Public...

Pirate Party

Ahoy mateys! Come celebrate International Talk Like A Pirate Day with games and activities sure to be swashbuckling fun! All ages welcome.

Color Me Calm

All ages welcome. Coloring pages and coloring pencils will be provided. Come and color at your own pace. Preregistration required.

Cozy Book Discussion

Sept. 19; “American Spy” by Lauren Wilkinson Oct.17; “The Haunting of Hill House” by Shirley Jackson Nov. 14; “The Invention of Murder: How the Victorians...

Crafty Adults

Are you a crafter or would you like to be one? Join us at the library monthly to try a new craft or learn a new skill and make new friends. This program is...

What Happens After the Paychecks Stop? A Retirement Income Primer

Join Matt Nickels, a local Edward Jones Financial Advisor, to examine how to budget for retirement expenses and your potential sources of retirement income....

Susan Werner and Ann Hampton Callaway in "Alone and Together"

Two dazzling performers and composers in one fabulous evening! Ann Hampton Callaway and Susan Werner will perform separately and together in an epic display...

Friday, September 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...

2018 Friends of the Keystone-LaGrange Community Library Fall Book Sale COLLECTION DAYS

The Friends of Keystone-LaGrange Community Library are accepting gently used books, dvds, puzzles, and game donations until the end of October at the...

Prize-A-Day

Do you like to win prizes? Would you like to win a prize that is worth at least $50 or more? We have the event just for you! Main Street Amherst Prize-A-Day...

Teddy Bear Picnic

Bring a blanket and your favorite stuffed animal to the Every Child's Playground, 36265 Detroit Road, for stories, music and play. Bring a bag lunch and have...

Domonkas Friends' Book Sale

Wednesday, Sept. 18 (Preview from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.) Admission to the book sale preview is reserved for members of the Friends of the Domonkas Public...

Art in the Afternoon

Learn how to paint seasonal fun onto a canvas. Preregistration required. Sept. 20; Sunflowers Nov. 1; Pumpkins

Fire Fish Festival 2019

Beginning Friday September 20th at 4 PM thru 11 PM there will be free Music, Art, Food and Drinks with Venders and so much more. On Saturday the 21st from 11...

Saturday, September 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...

2018 Friends of the Keystone-LaGrange Community Library Fall Book Sale COLLECTION DAYS

The Friends of Keystone-LaGrange Community Library are accepting gently used books, dvds, puzzles, and game donations until the end of October at the...

Prize-A-Day

Do you like to win prizes? Would you like to win a prize that is worth at least $50 or more? We have the event just for you! Main Street Amherst Prize-A-Day...

Domonkas Friends' Book Sale

Wednesday, Sept. 18 (Preview from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.) Admission to the book sale preview is reserved for members of the Friends of the Domonkas Public...

Storytelling Workshop

The Lorain Historical Society invites you to learn how to build your own stories to share with family and friends. Come prepared to participate in creative...

Yarn Club

Join other knitters, crocheters and other crafty folks in learning a new skill or bring in your current project. New attendees are always welcome....

Music in the Home Tour

Enjoy a FREE offering of the Oberlin Heritage Center’s Music in the Home Tour at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. as part of Smithsonian Magazine’s Annual Museum Day...

Puppy Pals

Children ages 5 to 10 sit and read to a therapy dog for a 15 minute session. Preregistration required.

Fire Fish Festival 2019

Beginning Friday September 20th at 4 PM thru 11 PM there will be free Music, Art, Food and Drinks with Venders and so much more. On Saturday the 21st from 11...

Hispanic Heritage Crafts for Kids

Join us at the library between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by making a variety of crafts. Intended for ages 5 and up.

Build a Mini- Boat

Join us as we build miniature boats and test them in water. Preregistration required.

LPLS Main Writers' Group

Come and join us in this pressure - free and friendly writing group. Engage in writing exercises and peer critiques, as well as support for whatever project...

Music in the Home Tour

Enjoy a FREE offering of the Oberlin Heritage Center’s Music in the Home Tour at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. as part of Smithsonian Magazine’s Annual Museum Day...

Badge Explorers- Cybersecurity

Join us for a series of activities focused on technology and staying safe online. This program will help Brownies work toward their cybersecurity badge...

Knights of The Square Table Chess Club

Calling all chess players! Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned player, come to our open play sessions. Preregistration required.

Neil's Wild Ride: The Flight of Gemini VIII

The 1966 flight of Gemini 8 was near‑catastrophic. Neil Armstrong and David Scott, the crew of this mission, became the first astronauts to dock their...

Sunday, September 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...

Prize-A-Day

Do you like to win prizes? Would you like to win a prize that is worth at least $50 or more? We have the event just for you! Main Street Amherst Prize-A-Day...

Performance by Kimberly Marshall, organ

A guest recital by Kimberly Marshall, Spanish organ, as part of the Spanish Organ Dedication Series. Program: The Fenner Douglass Memorial Organ, Greg...

Monday, September 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...

2018 Friends of the Keystone-LaGrange Community Library Fall Book Sale COLLECTION DAYS

The Friends of Keystone-LaGrange Community Library are accepting gently used books, dvds, puzzles, and game donations until the end of October at the...

Prize-A-Day

Do you like to win prizes? Would you like to win a prize that is worth at least $50 or more? We have the event just for you! Main Street Amherst Prize-A-Day...

Dementia Care Training

This free program presented by the Alzheimer's Association is for both family and professional caregivers who provide care to those with dementia‑related...

Afternoon Book Discussion

Sept. 23; “Like Water for Chocolate” by Laura Esquivel Oct. 28; “There There” by Tommy Orange Nov. 25; “Karolina's Twins” by Ronald H. Balson Would you like...

Chair Yoga

We will do guided mindfulness relaxation and then follow along with videos for chair yoga. Stay afterward for tea or water and chat with new your friends....

Teen Art Studio

Explore your creative potential in our open‑ended, super chill Teen Art Studio. In September, use pencils, charcoal, and graphite, October is for acrylics...

Zumba®

Zumba® makes working out fun and effective! Shed pounds while dancing to merengue, salsa and other hot Latin beats. Preregistration required.

The Lakeview Pen- Domonkas Writing Group

Come and join us in this pressure free and friendly writing group. Engage in writing exercises and peer critiques, as well as support for whatever project...

Your Library Online

Learn how to manage your online library account, search the library catalog, use our research tools and discover our eLibrary of books, music, movies,...

Tuesday, September 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...

Prize-A-Day

Do you like to win prizes? Would you like to win a prize that is worth at least $50 or more? We have the event just for you! Main Street Amherst Prize-A-Day...

Afternoon Adult Book Discussion

Sept. 24; “Every Note Played” by Lisa Genova Oct. 22; “We Were the Lucky One” by Georgia Hunter Nov. 26; “The Woman in Cabin 10” by Ruth Ware Would you like...

Adult Book Discussion

Would you like to spend an afternoon each month discussing a great book and making friends? Check out our book discussion group! Copies of the book are...

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. All skill levels...

Yarn Birds

People are raven about these cute little birds made of yarn. Join us and learn how to make this most egg‑cellent craft. Open to all adults. Preregistration...

Family Engineering Night

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

Medicare 101

Confused about Medicare? It is complicated, but you can become informed. Learn about the four parts of Medicare, costs, and options in this simplified...

Oberlin Sinfonietta

A performance by Oberlin Sinfonietta, conducted by Timothy Weiss. Program: Seare Farhat '20: TBA (Premiere performance of a student composer's...

Wednesday, September 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...

2018 Friends of the Keystone-LaGrange Community Library Fall Book Sale COLLECTION DAYS

The Friends of Keystone-LaGrange Community Library are accepting gently used books, dvds, puzzles, and game donations until the end of October at the...

Prize-A-Day

Do you like to win prizes? Would you like to win a prize that is worth at least $50 or more? We have the event just for you! Main Street Amherst Prize-A-Day...

Apple Party

Children ages 6 and under can join us for apple stories, songs, crafts and other activities. Preregistration required.

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

Join us for this free weekly yoga class. Please bring your own yoga mat or beach towel. Namaste!

Avoiding Fake News

Learn how to identify and avoid "fake news" on the internet. Preregistration required.

Stuffed Animal Story Time

Families with babies, toddlers and young children bring along your best stuffed friend for a bedtime story and calming music. Preregistration required.

Writers Group

Come and join us in this pressure free and friendly writing group. Engage in writing exercises and peer critiques, as well as support for whatever project...

Books and Brews- Avon Brewing Company

Adults 21 and over are invited to join us for a cold brew and some good reads at Avon Brewing Company, 37040 Detroit Road, Avon. Participants are responsible...

September 19 - 25, 2019