Events

October 15 - 21, 2019

Tuesday, October 15

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...

Crafternoon

Adults, come enjoy a fun afternoon of crafting at the library. Each month staff will provide instruction on a new exciting project. Preregistration required.

Decorate and Take Mexican Sugar Skulls

Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a colorful Mexican celebration of family, including those who have passed on. With flowers, food and music, Mexicans...

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...

Change of Pace Book Club

Sept. 17; “In Pieces” by Sally Field Oct. 15; “The Moon Is Down” by John Steinbeck Nov. 19; “Call Me American” by Abi Nor Iftin Would you like to spend an...

Jungle Bob's Creepy Critter Show

Join Jungle Bob for an interactive program about some creepy critters such as Carl the Cockroach, Fifi the Spider, Julius Squeezer the Snake and many more....

Tech CLub

Explore programming, robots and electronics in a fun, collaborative environment! Designed for children ages 9 and up. Preregistration required.

Who Was Mrs. Sherlock Holmes?

This presentation will introduce patrons to Grace Humiston, the detective and lawyer who turned her back on New York society to become one of the nation's...

Wednesday, October 16

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...

iPhone Help

Do you have an iPhone, but don't know how to use it? This program will teach you the basics and help you get started with using your iPhone, including taking...

Oberlin Arts and Sciences Orchestra

A performance by the Oberlin Arts & Sciences Orchestra, conducted by Tiffany Chang ’09. Program: Jennifer Higdon: blue cathedral Camille Saint-Saëns:...

Zohn Collective with La Coperacha Puppet Co.

Zohn Collective in collaboration with La Coperacha puppet company performs the scenic cantata, Comala, by Ricardo Zohn-Muldoon, and Nocturnes by Daniel Pesca...

Thursday, October 17

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...

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...

Teen Advisory Board

Sixth through twelfth graders, 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 enjoy anime! Over the course of the series we will view a variety of shows while enjoying...

Whet Your Palette "Autumn Leaves" Sign Painting Class

Join Whet Your Palette for this adorable fall sign painting class! Paint "Autumn Leaves" on October 17th from 6:30-8:30pm at South Ridge Hall in South...

Oberlin Collge Choir

A performance by the Oberlin College Choir directed by Gregory Ristow '01 titled "Old and New: Contemporary Compositions in Dialogue with Older...

Friday, October 18

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...

AMAM in the AM: Oberlin's History of Race Relations Walking Tour

At this special “AMAM in the AM” program in conjunction, with the AMAM exhibition "Afterlives of the Black Atlantic," staff from the Oberlin Heritage Center...

Witches Brew Party

Join us for what is sure to be a scary good time! Play games, have a tasty treat and make a spooky craft! Families and children of all ages welcome....

Crochet and Knit

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

Wine on Rails

Our popular summer wine train returns for the fall! Enjoy tasting a variety of wines, from Matus Winery, as we travel leisurely, through southern Lorain...

Stayin Alive: One Night of the Bee Gees

The Bee Gees have sold more than 200 million records worldwide, placing them among the world’s best-selling music artists of all time – including 15 Top Ten...

Saturday, October 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...

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...

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....

Puppy Pals

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

Let's 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...

Erie Shore Paranormal Conference

The Erie Shore Paranormal Conference at the historic - and haunted - Lorain Palace Theatre hosted by Scarlet Transportation and N.O.P.S.S. will feature...

Native American Crafts

Learn about various indigenous American cultures while making dreamcatchers, medicine bags, teepee models, & tomahawks. Preregistration required.

Fall Foliage Tours

The perfect way to spend an hour or two on a Saturday or Sunday in October. The train leaves our station at 1:30 P.M. and travels approximately 4.5 north...

Halloween Puppet Theater and Workshop

A Halloween ‑ not so scary puppet show ‑ will be performed followed by a puppet making workshop. Preschool kids and older can make a puppet backdrop and...

Murder Mystery

Join us for a chilling evening of intrigue at the library as we solve a mystery together. Attendees have a chance to play key roles. Refreshments provided....

Sweetest Day Train

Similar to our popular "Wine on Rails" trains, but with a twist... chocolate! Enjoy a variety of wines and receive a sampling of chocolates. The ride lasts...

Sunday, October 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...

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...

Fall Foliage Tours

The perfect way to spend an hour or two on a Saturday or Sunday in October. The train leaves our station at 1:30 P.M. and travels approximately 4.5 north...

Ghost Tours

Our interactive tour guided by a paranormal professional will stop at local sites where you will hear stories that will be sure to send chills up your spine....

Monday, October 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...

Family Story Time

Families with toddlers and young children will enjoy stories, music, finger plays and a craft while developing important early literacy skills....

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...

Family Paint Night

Paint seasonal fun onto canvas. Materials and instructions provided. For all ages. Dress for a mess. Preregistration required. Sept. 9; Sunflowers Oct....

Zumba®

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

Haunted Lorain County book signing

Join local author Eric Defibaugh as he guides you through his research into the haunted history of Lorain County.

There's Something Strange in Ohio: Spooky Tales

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

October 15 - 21, 2019