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!

See upcoming Special Events!

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

  

July Programs:

 

*If you participated in our "GROW-tunda" indoor community garden, you may pick up your plants this week. Thank you!*

 

Random Acts of Movies - Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Capt. Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) arrives at Port Royal in the Caribbean without a ship or crew. His timing is inopportune, however, because later that evening the town is besieged by a pirate ship. The pirates kidnap the governor's daughter, Elizabeth (Keira Knightley), who's in possession of a valuable coin that is linked to a curse that has transformed the pirates into the undead. A gallant blacksmith (Orlando Bloom) in love with Elizabeth allies with Sparrow in pursuit of the pirates.

Rated: PG-13

2 hours and 23 minutes

Movie information at IMDB

Movie reviews at Rotten Tomatoes

No registration needed.

Wednesday, July 26, 6:00 PM in the Activity Room

  

Tai Chi Thursday

Thursday, July 27, 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, July 27, 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM in the Classroom

 

Meet the Authors: Neil Zurcher

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Copies of Mr. Zurcher's books will be available for sale and signing.

Neil Zurcher logged more than a million miles on Ohio’s roads over 25 years as a TV travel reporter. He was the original host of the One Tank Trips travel report, which aired on Fox8 Television in Cleveland and has since been imitated in other television markets throughout the United States. He has also written about travel for AAA Ohio Motorist Magazine and The Plain Dealer. Zurcher received the Distinguished Service award from the Society of Professional Journalism and the Silver Circle award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. He also received an Emmy, the Award for Excellence in Broadcasting from the Cleveland Association of Broadcasters, and has been inducted into the Cleveland Press Club Hall of Fame. He was also inducted into the Ohio Broadcasters Hall of Fame and received their Living Legacy Award in 2007. He has written five books about Ohio, including Ohio Oddities and Strange Tales from Ohio. He blogs at www.onetanktrips.com.

No registration required.

Saturday, July 29, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

 

Computer Class: Question and Answer

Monday, July 31, 2017

Come with any questions you have about Windows 10, the Internet, or other computer matters.

Please register.

Monday, July 31, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM in the Classroom

  

Self Defense - Presented by Master Gene Kleckner and Sensei Libby Hill

Monday, July 31, 2017

Master Gene Kleckner and Sensei Libby Hill from Family Karate in Mentor are here to teach self-defense basics. Class size is limited to 25. The first 25 persons to arrive will be admitted. Requirements: at least 18 years of age. Sign a liability waiver upon arrival. Comfortable clothes and sturdy shoes.

No registration required.

Monday, July 31, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

  

August Programs:

  

Movie Night - FATE OF THE FURIOUS

Thursday, August 3, 2017

With Dom and Letty married, Brian and Mia retired and the rest of the crew exonerated, the globe-trotting team has found some semblance of a normal life. They soon face an unexpected challenge when a mysterious woman named Cipher forces Dom to betray them all. Now, they must unite to bring home the man who made them a family and stop Cipher from unleashing chaos.

Rated: PG-13

Length: 2 hours, 18 minutes

Movie information at IMDB

Movie reviews at Rotten Tomatoes

No registration needed.

Thursday, August 3, 6:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

  

Community Tech Training - TERKK's Computer Services

Saturday, August 5, 2017

Please call TERKK's at (440) 350-1903 to register.

Saturday, August 5, 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM in the Classroom

  

Computer Class: Question and Answer

Monday, August 7, 2017

Come with any questions you have about Windows 10, the Internet, or other computer matters.

Please register.

Monday, August 7, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM in the Classroom

  

Community Tech Training - TERKK's Computer Services

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Please call TERKK's at (440) 350-1903 to register.

Wednesday, August 9, 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM in the Classroom

  

Meet the Authors: Dr. Joseph Baskin

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Copies of Dr. Baskin's book will be available for sale and signing.

Joseph Baskin is a forensic psychiatrist with the Cleveland Clinic. He grew up on the east side of Cleveland. After training in Massachusetts and Maryland he returned to Cleveland in 2010 with his wife and their children. Bughouse is a novel based on Baskin's experience in the correctional psychiatric hospital in Massachusetts. The author will read from the novel and discuss his experiences working in corrections.

No registration required.

Wednesday, August 9, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

 

Tai Chi Thursday

Thursday, August 10, 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, August 10, 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM in the Classroom

 

Adult Craft of the Month: Craftapalooza

Thursday, August 10, 2017

We have 50, yes 50, awesome Make & Take craft kits available!

Please register.

Thursday, August 10, 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM in Meeting Room B

 

Community Tech Training - TERKK's Computer Services

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Please call TERKK's at (440) 350-1903 to register.

Saturday, August 12, 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM in the Classroom

  

Movie Night - BOSS BABY

Monday, August 14, 2017

A new baby's arrival impacts a family, told from the point of view of a delightfully unreliable narrator -- a wildly imaginative 7-year-old named Tim. The most unusual Boss Baby (Alec Baldwin) arrives at Tim's home in a taxi, wearing a suit and carrying a briefcase. The instant sibling rivalry must soon be put aside when Tim discovers that Boss Baby is actually a spy on a secret mission, and only he can help thwart a dastardly plot that involves an epic battle between puppies and babies.

Rated: PG

Length: 1 hour, 37 minutes

Movie information at IMDB

Movie reviews at Rotten Tomatoes

No registration needed.

Monday, August 14, 6:00 PM in Meeting Room A

  

Pre-Eclipse Party

Monday, August 14, 2017

Join us as we get ready for the big eclipse! One week from today we'll be setting up and watching at the Library and all around town. We'll have a NASA Glenn Space Center presenter to help us get the best experience.

No registration needed.

Monday, August 14, 6:00 PM in Meeting Room B

  

Computer Class: Email and the cloud

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Come with any questions you have about Windows 10, the Internet, or other computer matters.

Please register.

Wednesday, August 16, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM in the Classroom

  

Movie Night - KONG: SKULL ISLAND

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Scientists, soldiers and adventurers unite to explore a mythical, uncharted island in the Pacific Ocean. Cut off from everything they know, they venture into the domain of the mighty Kong, igniting the ultimate battle between man and nature. As their mission of discovery soon becomes one of survival, they must fight to escape from a primal world where humanity does not belong.

Rated: PG-13

Length: 2 hours

Movie information at IMDB

Movie reviews at Rotten Tomatoes

No registration needed.

Thursday, August 17, 6:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

  

Community Tech Training - TERKK's Computer Services

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Please call TERKK's at (440) 350-1903 to register.

Saturday, August 19, 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM in the Classroom

  

Eclipse Event

Monday, August 21, 2017

It's here! An eclipse like we'll never see again, or at least for a long time. All ages are welcome! Join us as we setup viewing stations outside the library. Get your free pair of viewing glasses and watch Mother Nature's greatest show!

No registration needed.

Monday, August 21, 9:30 AM to 3:45 PM in the combined Meeting Room A & B

  

Computer Class: Question and Answer

Monday, August 21, 2017

Come with any questions you have about Windows 10, the Internet, or other computer matters.

Please register.

Monday, August 21, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM in the Classroom

  

Tai Chi Thursday

Thursday, August 24, 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, August 24, 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM in the Classroom

 

Mystery Book Discussion Group

Monday, August 28, 2017

This month's book is Truth Be Told by Hank Phillipi Ryan.

No registration required.

Monday, August 28, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM in Meeting Room B

  

Movie Night - GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Peter Quill and his fellow Guardians are hired by a powerful alien race, the Sovereign, to protect their precious batteries from invaders. When it is discovered that Rocket has stolen the items they were sent to guard, the Sovereign dispatch their armada to search for vengeance. As the Guardians try to escape, the mystery of Peter's parentage is revealed.

Rated: PG-13

Length: 2 hours, 18 minutes

Movie information at IMDB

Movie reviews at Rotten Tomatoes

No registration needed.

Thursday, August 31, 6:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

  





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