Events

August 22 - September 20, 2019

Thursday, August 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...

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...

Spice & Herb Club

Summer is barbecue time! Learn how to make Kansas City, Memphis and Asian barbecue sauces and then make summer smoothies using sweet aromatic spices and...

Farmers Market at LCCC

Join us for a weekly Farmers Market featuring a variety of locally grown produce, homemade products and other items.

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...

Friday, August 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...

Story Time in the Woods

Music, movement activities and play will accompany nature‑themed stories at the Every Child's Playground, 36265 Detroit Road, Avon. Dress for the weather and...

Tech Hacks and Snacks

Come learn about technology and how to use it. Coffee and snacks provided! Preregistration required. June 14; Google Apps June 28: Smart Phone Help July...

Yoga for beginners

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

Saturday, August 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...

5K Run for Freedom

5K Run / 1 Mile Walk Starts & finishes at Brookside High School Track Registration 8am - Starts 9am Opening Ceremony by American Legion Post...

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

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....

Adapted Story Time

Children with varying learning styles and abilities enjoy a program with stories, songs, games and a social time. Learn in a safe, supportive environment...

Underground Railroad and Abolitionist History Walk

“Oberlin is perhaps the most important station along the whole line of the Underground Railway. It has rendered the most important services to Freedom. It is...

Dungeons and Dragons

Families that game together, stay together! Families are welcome to come join for a fun, beginner level game of Dungeons and Dragons. Our resident Dungeon...

Snack Chat: Tween Book Club

Tweens, join us at the library for snacks and a chat about a space‑themed book! Snack Chat is open to those in grades fourth through eighth. Copies of the...

Art After Dark presents "A Cardinal Toast"

Wine Tasting & Craft Beers by Giuseppe's Wine Cellar and Hors d'oeuvres by Sugarcreek. Live Entertainment by Grady Miller Band and IN2ATIVE Cash Bar for...

Laugh Out Lorain Comedy Show

Come out for some laughter, live music, and food & drinks! Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m. Advanced ticket price is $12 or get your...

Sunday, August 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...

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...

Monday, August 26

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...

Toddler Story Time

Children 18 months through 4-years-old will have fun with stories, music, puppets, finger plays and crafts, while developing important early literacy skills....

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...

STEAM: Build It

Use your imagination and see what you can build. We have lots of materials for you to use including magnetic tiles and Lego Duplo and Keva blocks. Ages 6 and...

Tech Together

Interested in learning about different technologies? Join us for a fun evening where families get hands‑on experience and learn about tech together. This...

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....

Excel For Beginners

Learn how to create spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2016. A limited amount of hands‑on practice time will be available. Preregistration required.

Adult Book Discussion

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 library....

Tuesday, August 27

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...

Adult Book Discussion

"Conversations with Friends" by Sally Rooney Copies of the book are available at the library. New members are always welcome!

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...

Keeping in Touch Online

Learn about ways to stay in contact using online tools and websites. Preregistration required.

Wednesday, August 28

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...

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. Preregistration required.

Line Dancing

Line dancing to R&B and soul music, taught by Evelyn Henry, is a casual experience at the Main Branch. Come to learn this new skill or practice what you...

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...

The Lakeview Pen- Domonkas Writing Group

Would you like to try your hand at creative writing but need some inspiration? Come to the library for monthly meetings to sharpen your writing skills and...

Books and Brews- Avon Brewing Company

"Manhattan Beach" by Jennifer Egan Adults 21 and over join us for a book discussion at Avon Brewing Company, 37040 Detroit Road. Participants are...

Thursday, August 29

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...

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...

Whet Your Palette "Dream Catcher"

Join us for an evening of painting and wine!Come Whet Your Palette at Paper Moon Vineyards on Thursday, Aug 29th from 6:30-8:30pm to paint "Dream Catcher"....

Friday, August 30

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...

Yoga for beginners

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

Saturday, August 31

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...

Underground Railroad and Abolitionist History Walk

“Oberlin is perhaps the most important station along the whole line of the Underground Railway. It has rendered the most important services to Freedom. It is...

North Ridgeville Writers

Interested in meeting other writers to hone your writing skills but need motivation? Then, join us to read, critique and learn the craft of writing in...

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.

Zentangle for Beginners

Zentangle® is an easy to learn method of creating beautiful images from repetitive patterns. It is a fascinating art form that is fun and relaxing. It...

Sunday, September 1

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...

Monday, September 2

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...

Tuesday, September 3

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...

Cookbook Discussion

Sept. 3; “Cook Like a Pro” by Ina Garten Oct. 1; “How to Feed Yourself” by Spoon University Nov. 5; “Now and Again” by Julia Turshen If you love to read,...

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...

Cookbook Book Club

If you love to read, cook, learn and share recipes, this group is for you. Bring a dish from the selected month’s cookbook and share your experience in the...

Evening Book Discussion

Sept. 3; “Love in the Time of Cholera” by Gabriel García Márquez Oct. 1; “Cruel Beautiful World” by Caroline Leavitt Nov, 5; “A Land More Kind Than Home”...

Builders Club

The library supplies the blocks and you supply the ideas and creations. Come build with us! Intended for children ages 5 and up. Preregistration required.

Wednesday, September 4

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...

Genealogy Club

Learn research techniques and explore resources. Members are encouraged to share their research successes and offer advice to others who are stuck. New and...

Math and Science Story Time

Preschool‑age children will explore concepts related to science, technology, engineering and math through stories, songs and experiments. Preregistration...

STEAM: Build It

Come build with us! The library supplies the blocks and you supply the ideas and creations. Intended for children ages 6 and up. Little builders, ages 4...

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!

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.

Pizza Party for Teens and Tweens

Enjoy a delicious time at the library with pizza‑themed crafts, activities and, of course, pizza! Intended for ages 9 and up. Preregistration required.

Thursday, September 5

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...

Grandparent's Day Cards

Celebrate your grandparents this Grandparent's Day by creating a sweet card for them during library hours.

A Literary Cafe - Story Time for Adults

Bring a lunch and relax while listening to short stories and poetry read by library staff. Share in the follow‑up discussions. Coffee and tea will be...

Color Me Calm

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

West African Drumming and Dance

Experience the culture of West Africa through drumming and dance at this interactive program. Students will attend two sessions, learning about rhythms,...

Lego® Fun Night

The library supplies the blocks and you supply the ideas and creations. Come build with us! Intended for children ages 5 and up.

Selling Your Stuff Online

Learn how to sell your used items for cash using different websites and mobile platforms. Preregistration required.

Whet Your Palette "CLE" Browns String Art

GO BROWNS!Come Whet Your Palette and pull some HeartStrings by Christine for our "CLE" Browns String Art class at Paper Moon Vineyards on Thursday, Sept 5th...

Friday, September 6

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...

Fiber Art Group

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

Grandparent's Day Cards

Celebrate your grandparents this Grandparent's Day by creating a sweet card for them during library hours.

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....

Saturday, September 7

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 County Heart Walk

Join the American Heart Association in learnign about heart health and getting active! Schedule of events: 7AM Sunrise Yoga & Pure Barre 8AM Healthy For...

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...

Oberlin City-Wide Garage Sales

Do you want to host a sale? Contact Oberlin Business Partnership by Aug. 23rd. Coming to shop? Pick up a map at a participating store. There will be sales...

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...

Grandparent's Day Cards

Celebrate your grandparents this Grandparent's Day by creating a sweet card for them during library hours.

Adapted Story Time

Children with varying learning styles and abilities enjoy a program with stories, songs, games and a social time. Learn in a safe, supportive environment...

Adapted Story Time

Children with varying learning styles and abilities enjoy a program with stories, songs, games and a social time. Learn in a safe, supportive environment...

Browser's Reading Buddies

Children ages 5 to 10 sit and read to a therapy dog for a 15 minute session. Call the library at 440‑327‑8326 to register.

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...

Senior Reading Buddies- Avon Place

Local seniors and children are invited to join us at Avon Place, 32900 Detroit Road in Avon, for a heartwarming afternoon filled with reading, activities,...

Annual Firewalk at Common Ground

Join us for the 13th annual Firwealk at Common Ground. Co-facilitated by certified firewalk instructor Dave Tuscany and Dr. Harry Pepper, you'll learn...

Sunday, September 8

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...

Monday, September 9

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...

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 Anime Club

This fall, join our anime club as we explore genre, storytelling, and the unique culture of Japan. For ages 13 and up. Preregistration required.

Back To School Movie Night

Parents and adults, take some time from your busy school schedule and enjoy a school‑themed movie night! Help choose a movie to watch, then enjoy some...

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....

Tuesday, September 10

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...

Southwest General Health Center Health Topics

Come and learn about your health from Southwest General Health Center's Community Outreach nurse. Blood pressure and heart rate screening will be...

Kingdom Hearts Release Party

Fans of the groundbreaking “Kingdom Hearts” series have waited thirteen years for the release of “Kingdom Hearts 3,” so grab your keyblades and come join us...

Minecraft Escape Room

Work together to solve puzzles and challenges before time runs out in this Minecraft‑themed escape room! Perfect for children ages 7 and up. Preregistration...

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...

Minecraft Escape Room

Work together to solve puzzles and challenges before time runs out in this Minecraft‑themed escape room! Perfect for children ages 7 and up. Preregistration...

Wednesday, September 11

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...

Stuffed Animal Party

Children ages 6 and under can join us for stories, songs, crafts and other activities. Make sure to bring your favorite stuffed animal! Preregistration...

Book Buddies - Adult Book Discussion

Sept. 11; “Longitudes and Attitudes” by Thomas Friedman Oct. 9; “Girls of Atomic City” by Denice Kierna Nov. 13; “The Professor and the Madman” by Simon...

Mix'Em Up Spools

Create your own stunning spools with imagination and paint! For children ages 4 through 8. 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...

Walkin' on Wednesday

Enjoy family-friendly entertainment while strolling the streets of the historic district. Shops, restaurants and businesses will be open late! Plus its FREE!

Yoga for Beginners

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

Books and Brews - Speak of the Devil

Sept. 11; “Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty‑First Century” by Jessica Bruder Oct. 9; “Frankenstein” by Mary Shelley Nov. 13; “The Good Lord Bird”...

Muy Caliente! A Salsa Tasting

Join the fiesta as the library kicks off Hispanic Heritage Month with a salsa tasting! Learn how salsa is made and used in Hispanic cuisine, as well as why...

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.

Teen Anime Night

Join fellow fans for an evening of anime, manga and light refreshments. G‑rated cosplay is encouraged. Perfect for those in sixth to 12th grade....

Thursday, September 12

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...

Genealogy Club

Come join us whether you are new to researching your family tree or you have been looking for your family's story for a while. We come together to learn...

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...

Graphic Design Online- Canva

Learn the basics of creating flyers, logos and more using the simple graphic design website Canva. Preregistration required.

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...

West African Drumming and Dance

Experience the culture of West Africa through drumming and dance at this interactive program. Students will attend two sessions, learning about rhythms,...

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...

Coding Club

Explore computer programming in a fun, collaborative environment! Newbies and experienced coders alike are welcome. Best for children in grades 3 to 6....

The Songs of Tony Bennett

Singer and songwriter Debbie Darling discusses and performs songs made popular by the legendary Tony Bennett. For adults. Preregistration required.

Friday, September 13

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...

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...

Story Time in The Woods

Offered 2 Fridays per month until October at the Every Child's Playground, 36265 Detroit Road. Music, movement activities and play will accompany...

Fiber Art Group

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

Saturday, September 14

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...

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...

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....

Art Play Date

Join us once a month for a creative story time that will include a story, interactive songs and an art project designed for toddlers and preschoolers. Dress...

Farm Field Trip

Families with children of all ages are invited to spend a day at George Jones farm in Oberlin, an innovative educational center located on 70 acres....

Farm Field Trip

Families with children of all ages are invited to spend a day at George Jones farm in Oberlin, an innovative educational center located on 70 acres....

Farm Field Trip

Families with children of all ages are invited to spend a day at George Jones farm in Oberlin, an innovative educational center located on 70 acres....

North Ridgeville Writers

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...

Bigfoot in Ohio

Marc DeWerth, president of the Ohio Bigfoot Organization, presents compelling audio recordings and sighting reports from the Buckeye state. Sure to intrigue...

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.

Zero Waste

Interested in saving money and helping the environment? Want to get less junk mail each week? Attend this presentation to learn about these and other tips...

History on the Rocks - A Night in Monte Carlo Fundraiser

FEELING LUCKY? The Lorain Historical Society invites you to take a chance and join us for an evening of fun at our 4th Annual History on the Rocks Premier...

Sunday, September 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...

Wellington Harvest of the Arts

This is the 37th Annual Harvest of the Arts featuring juried fine and folk artist vendors in an outdoor and indoor venue on the Square in historic...

Tastings In The Woods

Friends of Findley State Park is hosting its 4th annual wine tasting fund raiser. Sample wine from Ohio wineries while enjoying local musicians perform,...

Monday, September 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...

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...

Hispanics in the Movies: From 1930s to Present

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at Lorain Public Library with an exhibit highlighting Hispanics in the Movies. Displays will include dolls, books,...

Teen Book Club

Sept. 16; “The Gilded Wolves” by Roshani Chokshi Oct. 14; “There's Something About Sweetie” by Sandhya Menon Nov. 11; “The Merciful Crow” by Margaret...

Pajama Jam

Come to the library in your jammies, once a month, for stories, music and an activity related to the special theme. For families with children of all ages....

Tuesday, September 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...

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...

The Art of Book Folding

Adults, come enjoy an afternoon of crafting at the library. Sharon Morris Allen, a Library Assistant at Lorain County Community College, will show us how to...

Hispanic Heritage Movie Night Series

Join us in celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month by watching flicks featuring Latin American actors and actresses. 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. 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...

Tech CLub

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

Beatles vs. Stones – A Musical Showdown

The debate between the Beatles and the Rolling Stones has been going on ever since they first crossed paths on the charts 54 years ago. The argument at the...

Wednesday, September 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...

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...

Farm Party

Children ages 6 and under can join us for some down on the farm fun with stories, songs, crafts and other activities. Preregistration required.

STEAM: Marble Runs

We'll provide the materials and you provide the creativity. Intended for children ages 10 and up. 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...

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...

Yoga for Beginners

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

Excel for beginners

Participants will learn about the basics of using the 2016 edition of Microsoft Excel to set up a spreadsheet workbook. The instructor will demonstrate how...

POUND for Families

Using Ripstix, POUND transforms drumming into an incredibly effective way for families to workout together. Instead of listening to music, you become the...

Pom Pom Pets

Children ages 3 to 10 can come into the library’s story time room to create a fuzzy critter from pom poms. We will provide all supplies, so just come with...

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.

The Butler Did It - Mystery Book Discussion

Sept. 18; “The Dry” by Jane Harper Oct. 30; “Midnight Line” by Lee Child Nov. 20; “Y is for Yesterday” by Sue Grafton Copies of the mystery book being...

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

August 22 - September 20, 2019