Afternoon Book ClubPosted: November 19th, 2013
Our afternoon book club meets this Thursday at 1 p.m. to talk about “Blue Asylum”. The group’s next title is “Beautiful Ruins” by award-winning author Jess Walter. The New York Times calls his tale of romance set on the rocky coast of Italy “a monument to crazy love”. Order your copy today and then join the group, which meets every third Thursday at 1 p.m.
Which eReader Are You?Posted: November 16th, 2013
Before you shop this holiday season, find out more about digital book readers and downloading free books from the library at a special program Tuesday,Dec. 10 at 7 p.m. Our expert will talk about e-readers, e-books, tablets and more so you can shop smart. If you already own an e-reader, bring your questions and learn how to best use your device with library downloads. Call to reserve a seat or sign up online.
Chain Reactions!Posted: November 13th, 2013
Are you the kind of kid who wonders what will happen if…? Then Lightbulb Lab is for you. Our fun series of cool, hands-on science experiments is for ages 7 through 12. This Saturday at 2 p.m., we’ll take a closer look at chain reactions. Please let us know you’re coming so we can plan. Call 967-3798 or sign up on the calendar.
Library Snapshot DayPosted: November 7th, 2013
A single day at the library. Plus, a day in the life of a book. See more pictures from across Ohio.
The Monitor vs. The MerrimacPosted: November 5th, 2013
Our popular Civil War series continues with the dramatic story of “The Battle of the Ironclads”, the first naval face-off between two ironclad ships, on Wednesday, Nov. 13 at 7 p.m. In a four-hour clash one afternoon in 1862, the great ships ended the three-thousand-year tradition of wooden men-of-war and ushered in “the reign of iron.” Learn more about this turning point in military history with Dr. George Vourlojianis, author and chair of the history department at Lorain County Community College.