Featured Events

The Romance of Victorian Crazy Quilts

Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014
6:30 PM
 
In the 1880s, Victorians were crazy for crazy quilts. Learn the social context, artistry and needlework techniques of these ‘show’ quilts. Victorian era expert Laura Loew will bring antique crazy quilts to show and discuss. Registration is appreciated but not required. Free!

HeartBeat Afrika Concert

Sat., Sept. 20, 2 p.m.

Enjoy an interactive percussion experience for all ages with HeartBeat Afrika. Includes hands on drumming, call and response, and even some dancing. Registration is appreciated but not required. Free!

Point of No Return Improv

Wed., Sept. 10 at 7 p.m.

Enjoy an interactive comedy experience with Point of No Return Improv. Audience members provide inspiration in the form of suggestions from which original scenes are created. Brave volunteers may even find themselves on stage. Registration is appreciated but not required. 

Joe Rollin Porter

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 6:30 p.m.
 
Enjoy an evening of traditional American folk songs and early rural blues, with an occasional dash of Celtic flavor. Free!

Akron Pops Orchestra Concert

Thursday, July 31, 2014
7:15 p.m.
 
Enjoy a FREE outdoor concert with the Akron Pops Orchestra. Please bring a chair. The event will be moved inside in case of rain.

Holistic Care For Your Pets

Wednesday, July 2
6:30 p.m.
 
Dancing Paws Animal Wellness Center will discuss therapies like acupuncture, chiropractic care, massage therapy and essential oil therapy as part of an integrative treatment plan for pets! Investigate the science behind natural healing, and explore how common medical conditions can be improved through holistic means. Free!
 
 

Cleveland Sports History

Tuesday, June 17, 7 p.m.

This illustrated presentation outlines the history of major sports in Cleveland, touching upon some of the area’s most noted sports heroes while also examining the manner in which games became a central part of the region’s economy. With Dr. John Grabowski, Senior VP of Research and Krieger Mueller Historian at Western Reserve Historical Society.

Billy Crowbeak: Native American Flutes

Spend a relaxing evening hearing the peaceful mellow sounds of the Native American Style Flute with Billy Crowbeak Faluski. He has been crafting and playing these unique instruments for 30 years. Free!
 
Date: 
Thursday, May 22, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Surrender of Vicksburg

Wednesday, October 9 at 7 p.m.
Join members of the Cuyahoga Falls Historical Society and their special guest D.J. Reiser who will show and talk about Vicksburg and why it was so important.  read more »

RiverFall Performs

Monday, October 7 at 6:30 p.m.
RiverFall returns to the library to perform its special brand of folk-rock and pop hits from the famous as well as the band's own original tunes. RiverFall has selected a lot of band and fan favorites to perform.

 

 

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