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!

 

Summer Reading is here! Click for more information.

 

July Programs:

 

S.T.E.M. for Adults

Adult Summer Reading - A Universe of Stories

Monday, July 15, 2019

Science, Math, Engineering, and Technology are subjects for all ages. Come learn something new with us tonight.

Registration not required.

Monday, July 15, 7:00 PM in the Activity Room

 

Summer Reading Scavenger Hunt

Adult Summer Reading - A Universe of Stories

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

The hunt for Stephen Hawking is on! Use today's clue to search for Mr. Hawking on the 3rd floor in the book stacks. PLEASE, DON'T MOVE HIM! Once you find him, submit your answer on a ballot form and drop it in the prize drawing box. You do not have to physically find Mr. Hawking to guess his location. The winner will be the patron with the most correct responses. All ballots due by 5:00 PM on Friday, July 19.

Clue #4 will be available beginning at 9:00 AM on Tuesday, July 16.

 

Tai Chi

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

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

Requirements:

  • Comfortable Clothing
  • Sturdy shoes
  • Sign a waiver
  • At least 18 years of age.

Registration not required.

Tuesday, July 16, beginning at noon in the Activity Room

 

 Lake County Genealogical Society Board Meeting

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Contact LCGS for more information. https://www.lcgsohio.org/

Thursday, July 18, 10:00 AM in Meeting Room B

 

Library Book Club @ Concord

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Before the Fall, by Noah Hawley. On a summer night, a private plane, carrying ten passengers, plunges into the ocean. The only survivors are one adult and one child: their survival - rife chaos, conspiracy theories, accusations and more which serves to bind the two together in a growing friendship - raises questions of fate, morality and the ties that bind us.

Pick up a copy of the book at the Concord Community Center, beginning in the evening, on Thursday, June 20. If additional copies are needed, contact either Morley Library 440-352-3383 or Mentor Public Library 440-255-8811.

For additional details about the Library Book Club @ Concord, call The Concord Community Center Recreation Department at 440-639-4650 or visit their website: https://concord.recdesk.com/Community/Home

NOTE: this event will be held at The Concord Community Center, 7671 Auburn Road, Concord Township, Ohio 44077

Thursday, July 18, 7:00 PM at the Concord Township Community Center

 

Final day of our Summer Reading Program

Friday, July 19, 2019

Please submit all materials by closing time, 6:00 PM.

More information can be found at the SRP webpage.

 

Scribble Maniacs - Writers Group

Saturday, July 20, 2019

If you have a passion for writing, then this group is for you. No experience necessary. Each participant brings a double spaced copy of something he or she has written that takes 5 minutes or less to read. Then, group members may ask questions about what is written and offer suggestions for improving the work.

Registration not required.

Saturday, July 20, 10:00 AM in the Activity Room

 

Meet the Authors at Morley Library - Chasity Strawder

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Chasity Strawder takes a trip down memory lane, as she recalls the battle for survival that she and her family fought just after learning she was pregnant with her second child. Chasity hopes that her story inspires and encourages others to persevere when faced with life's most difficult challenges.

Registration not required.

Saturday, July 20, 11:00 AM in Meeting Room A

 

Summer Reading Ice Cream Social

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Choose from vanilla or chocolate ice creams to start your sundae. Then top with a sampling of syrups and candies. Try astronaut ice cream and dehydrated fruits, too! All ages are welcome; children must be accompanied by an adult, please.

Registration not required.

Saturday, July 20, 2:00 PM in Meeting Room A

 

Mystery Book Discussion

Monday, July 22, 2019

This month's selection is The Seven Deaths of Evelyn HardCastle by Stuart Turton.

Registration not required.

Monday, July 22, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM in the Activity Room

 

August Programs:

 

It's Iced Tea Time!

Saturday, August 3, 2019

Need a break from the summer heat? Stop by and try a sample of our Blueberry Acii tea or Strawberry Pomegranate blend. All ages welcome!

Registration not required.

Saturday, August 3, noon to 2:00 PM in the Activity Room

 

Meet the Authors at Morley Library - Karen Henderson

Saturday, August 3, 2019

Karen Henderson, author of Caribbean Hit.

Registration not required.

Saturday, August 3, 3:00 PM in the Activity Room

 

Computer Class

Monday, August 5, 2019

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

Please register.

Monday, August 5, 10:00 AM in the Classroom

 

Adult Craft of the Month - Mini Birdhouse Paint Night

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Come decorate a mini wooden birdhouse using acrylic paints. Participants of any skill level can enjoy this event. Please, dress appropriately.

Please register for one session, not both.

Wednesday, August 7, 3:00 PM in Meeting Room B

Wednesday, August 7, 6:30 PM in Meeting Room B

 

Movie Night

Monday, August 12, 2019

Movie to be announced.

Registration not required.

Monday, August 12, 6:00 PM in the Activity Room

 

Scribble Maniacs - Writers Group

Saturday, August 17, 2019

If you have a passion for writing, then this group is for you. No experience necessary. Each participant brings a double spaced copy of something he or she has written that takes 5 minutes or less to read. Then, group members may ask questions about what is written and offer suggestions for improving the work.

Registration not required.

Saturday, August 17, 10:00 AM in the Activity Room

 

Meet the Authors at Morley Library - Tamika McClain

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Tamika McClain shares how she used her early life experiences as a catalyst for change and as a means for finding her purpose. Her book, From Nothing to Something, will be available for purchase and signing.

Registration not required.

Saturday, August 17, 11:00 AM in Meeting Room A

 

Meet the Authors at Morley Library - Mary Doria Russell

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Author Mary Doria Russell will join us to talk about her new novel, Women of the Copper Country, as well as her career.

Registration not required.

Saturday, August 17, 3:00 PM in the Meeting Rooms

 

Computer Class

Monday, August 19, 2019

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

Please register.

Monday, August 19, 10:00 AM in the Classroom

 

Succession Planning for Small Business Owners

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Planning for the future is essential in the business world and is especially true for small business owners. Whether planning for retirement or preparing for unexpected life events, a Small Business Succession Plan ensures the business transfers to the right people, operations continue to run smoothly and owners are able to exit under the best circumstances.

This Small Business Succession Planning Lunch and Learn Seminar will help guide business owners through the important steps of preparing for the day when it’s time to sell the business and/or transfer the business on to a family member or key employee. Topics covered in the is Lunch and Learn Seminar are:

  • Estate Planning, Trusts, POAs, Healthcare POAs, the Probate Process and What happens if you do not have an estate plan.
  • Choosing your successor and setting a timetable.
  • Preparing your Business for Sale: Best Practices, Determining Value and Securing Relationships with Suppliers and Customers.
  • Succession Planning Strategies.
  • Buy-Sell Arrangements
  • Financial Planning: Retirement Investments and Insurance.

This seminar is hosted by the Ohio SBDC at Lakeland Community College with Dworken and Bernstein Co., L.P.A.

Registration at https://clients.ohiosbdc.ohio.gov/workshop.aspx?ekey=82390018

Thursday, August 22, beginning at 11:30 AM in the Meeting Rooms

 

Mystery Book Discussion

Monday, August 26, 2019

This month's selection is The Unclaimed Victim by local author D.M. Pulley.

Registration not required.

Monday, August 26, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM in the Activity Room

 

 

 

 

 

 

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