Blogs

Johnson's Island

Thursday, August 22 at 7 p.m.
David Allison will tell you why Johnson's Island on Lake Erie was chosen as a Confederate POW Camp for officers and who was in charge. Find out what prison life was like, how men tried to escape, and see the prison cemetery. Find out why so many of the guards died from a disease and why the prisoners didn't get the disease. Allison had a relative that was a guard on Johnson's Island and possibly another there that was a prisoner.)

The Two Notes Perform

Thursday, August 27 at 7 p.m.
Crazy for doo wop? Then you don't want to miss this stellar performance by The Two Notes-an 8 man a cappella ensemble. Travel through the decades with songs like "For the Longest Time", a Bruno Mars medley and more!

 

Those Were the Days

Monday, August 12 at 7 p.m.
Old tunes-like old friends will take you back to the good old days. Plan to sit back, relax and let Dick Jacoby take you down memory lane to the days of the Big Bands and beautiful, never to be forgotten melodies.

Kathy Johnson Performs

Wednesday, August 7 at 7 p.m.
Singing and playing her own remarkable and often funny originals as well as classic American music, you're sure to enjoy Kathy's special performance.

1,000 BOOKS BEFORE KINDERGARTEN

It's never too early to start reading to your children. With this new early literacy pilot program, we're encouraging you to commit to reading 1,000 books to your child before they go to kindergarten. Children who listen to 500 books will earn a book to keep and those who reach 1,000 will receive a commemorative "1,000 Books" t-shirt.

Stop by the Children's Room for further details and to register. This is an ongoing program so you can sign up anytime.

Battle of the Books Win

Congratulations  to the library's Battle of the Books team for their recent win over Stow and Twinsburg.

Bill Smith and the Music Men Perform

Thursday, August 1 at 7 p.m.
Mark your calendars to enjoy an evening of all-American swing music. Bill and the boys will get you "in the mood" with their toe-tapping tunes and their playful banter.

The Keller Brothers Perform

Wednesday, July 24 at 7 p.m.

Enjoy an evening with these extremely talented young men singing arias, pop, show tunes, classical, hymns, and children's songs. To learn more and hear a sample go to www.thekellerbrothers.com.

Out of this World: UFO Sightings and Investigations

Monday, July 15 at 7 p.m.
Have you or someone you know ever seen strange lights in the sky or "lost" time? Meet with Tom Wertman, MUFON's (Mutual UFO Network) chief investigator. Learn about the basics of investigating UFO claims and alien abductions and hear Tom's favorite UFO cases.

Social Security

Tuesday, June 25 at noon or Wednesday, June 26 at 4 p.m.
Learn strategies to Maximize your Lifetime Benefits with Dee Siegferth of the Milestone Center. Find out factors that affect your income in retirement, why married couples could miss out on substantial benefits and why timing is everything. All attendees will receive a free Social Security Claiming Guide. Registration is required.

 

 

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