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!

 

October Programs:

  

Tai Chi Thursday

Thursday, October 19, 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, October 19, 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM in the Activity Room

 

Computer Class: Question and Answer

Monday, October 23, 2017

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

Please register.

Monday, October 23, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM in the Classroom

  

Mystery Book Discussion Group

Monday, October 23, 2017

IQ by Joe Ide. Copies are available at the main floor Check Out Desk.

No registration required.

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

 

Reel Talk Book-into-Film Discussion Group

Monday, October 23, 2017

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs and the film of the same title. Copies are available at the main floor Check Out Desk.

No registration required.

Monday, October 23, 2:45 PM to 4:30 PM in 3rd floor Study Room A

 

Ghost Hunting Stories presented by Ohio Author John Kachuba

Monday, October 23, 2017

Looking for vacation destinations that are out of the ordinary? Let John Kachuba be your guide to and through some of Ohio's most haunted places. Check out his website at: johnkachuba.com

John's books will be available for purchase and signing.

No registration required.

Monday, October 23, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

 

Movie Night - Spiderman: Homecoming

Thursday, October 26, 2017

A young Peter Parker, who made his sensational debut in Captain America: Civil War, begins to navigate his newfound identity as the web-slinging super hero. Thrilled by his experience with the Avengers, Peter returns home, where he lives with his Aunt May, under the watchful eye of his new mentor Tony Stark. Peter tries to fall back into his normal daily routine, distracted by thoughts of proving himself.

Rated: PG-13

Length: 133 minutes

Movie information at IMDB

Movie reviews at Rotten Tomatoes

No registration needed.

Thursday, October 26, 6:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

 

Medicare Check Up

Monday, October 30, 2017

This presentation focuses on Open Enrollment. Medicare’s open enrollment window is mid-October through early December. This presentation is geared for those already on Medicare and will focus on the specific Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D plans and the changes for the upcoming year.

Presented by Lake County Council on Aging.

Please register.

Monday, October 30, 10:00 AM in Meeting Room A

 

Chilling Encounters of the Supernatural

Monday, October 30, 2017

Chilling encounters with the supernatural as told by paranormal investigators from Paranormal Inquiry. Their investigations take them to spooky places on both the local and the national level. Check out their webpage at: paranormalinquiry.org

No registration needed.

Monday, October 30, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

 

November Programs:

  

Adult Craft of the Month: Greeting Card Boxes

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Ever wanted to try origami? This class will be a fun and easy introduction to the craft. We'll be making little gift boxes out of greeting cards. Participants can make 2 boxes each using our supplies, or you may bring your own (old or new cards).

Please register.

Wednesday, November 1, 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM in the Activity Room

 

Tai Chi Thursday

Thursday, November 2, 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, November 2, 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM in the Activity Room

 

WOW: Writers on Writing Workshop 2017

Saturday, November 4, 2017

November is "NaNoWriMo" - National Novel Writing Month. Writers of fiction and nonfiction are welcome. This event is free. However, as group size is limited, registration is required. Sign-in and Refreshments 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM. Sessions begin at 10:00 AM.

Please register.

Saturday, November 4, 9:30 AM to 3:00 PM in Meeting Rooms A & B

 

Computer Class: Question and Answer

Monday, November 6, 2017

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

Please register.

Monday, November 6, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM in the Classroom

  

Wednesday Evening Book Discussion Group

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

The Faith Club: A Muslim, A Christian, A Jew - Three Women Search for Understanding by Ranya Idliby and Suzanne Oliver. Copies are available at the main floor Check Out Desk.

No registration required.

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

 

Shipwrecks of Lake Erie - Fire, Storm, Collision

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Presented by Georgann & Mike Wachter, authors of Erie Wrecks & Lights, Erie Wrecks East Erie Wrecks West Erie Wrecks West and Shipwrecks of Lake Erie Shipwrecks of Lake Erie GPS Map. Lake Erie has perhaps the largest concentration of shipwrecks per square mile of any body of water in the world. From the 1700’s to the present a variety of military and commercial vessels have been lost on her waters. The talk explores wreck types with their stories in chronological order.

No registration required.

Wednesday, November 8, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM in Combined Meeting Room A and B

  

Movie Night - Cars 3

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast racers, the legendary Lightning McQueen (voice of Owen Wilson) is suddenly pushed out of the sport he loves. To get back in the game, he will need the help of an eager young race technician, Cruz Ramirez (voice of Cristela Alonzo), with her own plan to win, plus inspiration from the late Fabulous Hudson Hornet and a few unexpected turns. Proving that #95 isn't through yet will test the heart of a champion on Piston Cup Racing's biggest stage!

Rated: G

Length: 103 minutes

Movie information at IMDB

Movie reviews at Rotten Tomatoes

No registration needed.

Thursday, November 9, 6:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

 

After-hours Paranormal Investigation with the Haunted Housewives

Friday, November 10, 2017

What happens at Morley after the doors are locked and the lights are out? The Haunted Housewives are conducting the first paranormal investigation of the library. This program is free. However, group size is limited and registration is required. To register, you must be at least 18 years of age. Children under 18 will not be permitted to accompany adults. Participants will be admitted to the building from 6:30 - 6:45 PM. We will not be able to admit anyone after 6:45 PM. Upon arrival, all participants must sign a liability waiver. Please dress in clothing suitable for investigating a three-story building in the dark: including, flat soled shoes, no heels. Please bring a flashlight or a flashlight app on your phone. The following pieces of equipment may not be brought to this event: tripods, static equipment - camera or any other type of equipment that requires cords draped to a power outlet or to another piece of equipment.

Please register.

Friday, November 10, 6:30 PM to 11:30 PM in Combined Meeting Room A and B

  

Movie Night - The Emoji Movie

Monday, November 13, 2017

Hidden inside a smartphone, the bustling city of Textopolis is home to all emojis. Each emoji has only one facial expression, except for Gene, an exuberant emoji with multiple expressions. Determined to become "normal" like the other emojis, Gene enlists the help of his best friend Hi-5 and a notorious code breaker called Jailbreak. During their travels through the other apps, the three emojis discover a great danger that could threaten their phone's very existence.

Rated: PG

Length: 86 minutes

Movie information at IMDB

Movie reviews at Rotten Tomatoes

No registration needed.

Monday, November 13, 6:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

 

Tuesday Afternoon Book Discussion Group

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Coop: A Year of Poulty, Pigs and Parenting by Michael Perry. Copies are available at the main floor Check Out Desk.

No registration required.

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

 

Computer Class: Email and the cloud

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

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

Please register.

Tuesday, November 14, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM in the Classroom

  

Tai Chi Thursday

Thursday, November 16, 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, November 16, 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM in the Activity Room

 

Meet the Authors speaker series: Les Roberts

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Cleveland author Les Roberts will be here to discuss his career as well as his new book, Speaking of Murder: A Milan Jacovich Mystery. Mr. Roberts will be selling and signing copies of his book at the event.

No registration required.

Saturday, November 18, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM in Meeting Room A

 

Computer Class: Question and Answer

Monday, November 20, 2017

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

Please register.

Monday, November 20, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM in the Classroom

  

Mystery Book Discussion Group

Monday, November 27, 2017

The Strange Death of Father Candy by Les Roberts. Copies are available at the main floor Check Out Desk.

No registration required.

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

 

Tai Chi Thursday

Thursday, November 30, 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, November 30, 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM in the Activity Room

 

Movie Night - The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Surly the squirrel and his animal friends find out that the corrupt mayor of Oakton plans to bulldoze their beloved Liberty Park to make way for an amusement park. Hoping to save the place they call home, Surly, Andie, Buddy and the rest of the gang join forces with Mr. Feng, a seemingly cute and innocent mouse who happens to be a fierce master of kung fu.

Rated: PG

Length: 91 minutes

Movie information at IMDB

Movie reviews at Rotten Tomatoes

No registration needed.

Thursday, November 30, 6:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

 





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