Adult Programs

Register for programs at the Reference Desk, on the 3rd floor, or call Morley Library at 440-352-3383. To register online, simply click on the date and time of the program, then fill out the form completely. Thank you!

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Teens (and parents) - see our Teen Events page!

  

Adult Winter Reading has begun!

January 1st through February 25th

Resolve to read is our Adult Winter Reading Program for 2017. Running for 8 weeks, it works like you're used to: just read something and then fill out a reading sheet. Put it in the box and be entered for both a weekly drawing and for the Grand Prize drawing at the end.

Please come to the 3rd floor Reference Desk to register and get your reading sheets.

Sunday, January 1st until Saturday, February 25th

 

January Programs:

 

Lake County Genealogical Society Board Meeting

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Board Meeting for Lake County Genealogical Society.

No registration required.

Thursday, January 19, 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM in Meeting Room B

 

Movie Night - Sully

Thursday, January 19, 2017

On Jan. 15th, 2009, Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger (Tom Hanks) tries to make an emergency landing in New York's Hudson River after US Airways Flight 1549 strikes a flock of geese. Miraculously, all of the 155 passengers and crew survive the harrowing ordeal, and Sullenberger becomes a national hero in the eyes of the public and the media. Despite the accolades, the famed pilot now faces an investigation that threatens to destroy his career and reputation.

Rated PG-13

96 minutes

Movie information at IMDB

Movie reviews at Rotten Tomatoes

No registration needed.

Thursday, January 19, 6:00 PM to 7:36 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

 

Mystery Book Discussion Group

Monday, January 23, 2017

Pick a new-to-you author to read and share with the group.

No registration required.

Monday, January 23, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM in Meeting Room B

 

Reel Talk Book into Film Discussion Group

Monday, January 23, 2017

Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote as well as the film Breakfast at Tiffany's.

No registration required.

Monday, January 23, 2:45 PM to 4:30 PM in Study Room A

 

Employment Law Seminar

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Protecting your Small Business when Hiring, Managing, and Firing Employees. Do you want to hire employees, but are overwhelmed by employment regulations? In this class, Attorney at Law, Richard N. Selby, from Dworken & Bernstein Co., L.P.A. will discuss the many laws affecting how you manage employees, from hiring to firing and how to protect your small business from lawsuits. Topics covered include:

  • Compliance with local, state and federal employment laws to prevent harassment and discrimination and ensure employee privacy
  • How to deal with angry employees, fines and lawsuits
  • Payroll, overtime, wage/hours
  • What not to ask in an interview and learn some important questions you should ask
  • How to Give Feedback to Employees
  • Employee Handbooks (what should be included) and Job description

This is a brown bag "lunch and learn" session, so bring your lunch if you choose. Please keep all food in the Meeting Rooms of the library.

Please CLICK THIS LINK to register with the Ohio SBDC at Lakeland Community College.

Wednesday, January 25, 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

 

Lake County Genealogical Society Program Meeting

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Program details TBA. See LCGS website for updates.

No registration required.

Thursday, January 26, 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

 

Tai Chi Thursday

Thursday, January 26, 2017

De-stress and relax with Libby Hill, from Family Karate. The class is free and will last for 30 minutes. Requirements: Comfortable Clothing, Sturdy shoes, Sign a waiver. Class size is limited to 12 participants: the first 12 to arrive will be admitted to the class.

No registration required.

Thursday, January 26, 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM in the Classroom

 

Computer Class - Using the Internet

Monday, January 30, 2017

Learn the basics of using the Internet.

Please register.

Monday, January 30, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM in the Classroom

 

Concussion Roulette

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

How do you recognize a concussion? What are the effects of a concussion? How does an athlete avoid/prevent a concussion? and what do you do when you suspect you or your child has had a concussion?

Come hear Misty Senz, Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine, speak about this important topic.

Please register.

Tuesday, January 31, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM in Meeting Room B

 

February Programs:

 

Mystery at Morley

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Love a good mystery? Help solve the Mystery at Morley in this interactive evening of spellbinding suspense!

It all starts when a bestselling author comes to Morley Library for a festive, holiday book signing event. Unfortunately, the evening's events do not unfold as planned. It is up to you, our guests, to pick apart the web of deception and discover the truth that lies beneath this multi-layered crime. Light refreshments will be served.

"I'm Giving Up the Ghost" is an original story, written exclusively for Morley Library, by Frank Krupa.

Please register.

Wednesday, February 1, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM in the Morley Library basement

 

Movie Night - Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Investigator Jack Reacher (Tom Cruise) springs into action after the arrest of Susan Turner (Cobie Smulders), an Army major accused of treason. Suspecting foul play, Jack embarks on a mission to prove that the head of his old unit is innocent. After crossing paths with the law, Reacher must now go on the lam to uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy that involves the death of U.S. soldiers.

Rated PG-13

118 minutes

Movie information at IMDB

Movie reviews at Rotten Tomatoes

No registration needed.

Thursday, February 2, 6:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

 

Wednesday Evening Book Discussion Group

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Manhunt: The Twelve-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer by James L. Swanson

No registration required.

Wednesday, February 8, 7:00 PM to 8:45 PM in the Board Room

 

Adult Craft of the Month - Jewelry-Making

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Welcome guest presenter, Teri O'Leary! She will teach us to make a necklace and earrings. All materials and tools will be provided. No prior experience is necessary.

Please register.

Thursday, February 9, 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM in Meeting Room B

 

The Haunted Housewives: Love Beyond the Grave

Monday, February 13, 2017

The Haunted Housewives, Cathi Weber and Theresa Argie, present stories of Love Beyond the Grave.

No registration required.

Monday, February 13, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

 

Tuesday Afternoon Book Discussion Group

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Savage Detectives by Roberto Bolano

No registration required.

Tuesday, February 14, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM in the Board Room

 

Movie Night - Arrival

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Linguistics professor Louise Banks (Amy Adams) leads an elite team of investigators when gigantic spaceships touch down in 12 locations around the world. As nations teeter on the verge of global war, Banks and her crew must race against time to find a way to communicate with the extraterrestrial visitors. Hoping to unravel the mystery, she takes a chance that could threaten her life and quite possibly all of mankind.

Rated PG-13

118 minutes

Movie information at IMDB

Movie reviews at Rotten Tomatoes

No registration needed.

Thursday, February 16, 6:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

 

How to Travel Affordably

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Learn to travel affordably! Find out how to get the best deals on car rentals, flights, cruises, lodging, and transportation. Find out how to save on entertainment and restaurants at your destination. You'll learn where to find bus trips to Chicago for $2 round-trip, Cruises for 80% off or more, free flights, the best places to economically travel, and travel saving secrets.

Joe The Coupon Guy® has taught thousands of people across Ohio how to save money. He's been featured on radio, newspapers, and TV, including CBS, ABC, Fox, and ABC News. He can be heard weekly on WINT 1330 AM/ 101.5 FM on Wednesday mornings.

Please register.

Wednesday, February 22, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

 

Mystery Book Discussion Group

Monday, February 27, 2017

In the Bleak Midwinter by Julia Spencer-Fleming. Copies of the book will be available at the Check-out desk.

No registration required.

Monday, February 27, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM in Meeting Room B

 

Reel Talk Book into Film Discussion Group

Monday, February 27, 2017

The Descendants by Kaui Hart Hemmings as well as the film The Descendants. Copies of the book and DVD will be available at the Check-out desk.

No registration required.

Monday, February 27, 2:45 PM to 4:30 PM in Study Room A

 





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