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!

 

 

February Programs:

 

Lake County Genealogical Society Board Meeting

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Registration not required.

Thursday, February 21, 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM in Meeting Room B

 

Intimate elements of African Story Telling: Learning How to Pass on Family History

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Learn how to pass down family history as Ada Jackson Jones guides us to understand the art of oral history, with an opportunity to practice pieces of our own past as others have done for generations before us.

Registration not required.

Thursday, February 21, 6:00 to 8:00 PM in the Activity Room

 

AARP Tax Assistance - FREE to all

Friday, February 22, 2019

Call or visit the library to sign up. 440.352.3383, ask for Adult Services.

Friday, February 22, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM in Meeting Room A

 

Mystery Book Discussion

Monday, February 25, 2019

Registration not required.

Monday, Febuary 25, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM in the Activity Room

 

Reel Talk

Monday, February 25, 2019

This month's selection is The Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick. Film of the same title.

Registration not required.

Monday, February 25, 2:45 PM to 4:30 PM in the Activity Room

 

Lake County Genealogical Society Program Meeting

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Carrie Sowden, National Museum of the Great Lakes, will present "Ships, Shipping, Shipwrecks, and Genealogy".

Registration not required.

Thursday, February 28, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM in the combined Meeting Rooms

 

March Programs:

 

AARP Tax Assistance - FREE to all

Friday, March 1, 2019

Call or visit the library to sign up. 440.352.3383, ask for Adult Services.

Friday, March 1, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM in Meeting Room A

 

Computer Class

Monday, March 4, 2019

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

Please register.

Monday, March 4, 10:00 AM in the Classroom

 

Reflections of Evil in the Arts

Monday, March 4, 2019

This program will examine specific works of art in relation to the artistic response to evil in various time periods and cultures. Images by Picasso, Van Gogh, and Bosch will be featured as well as a brief look to religious imagery. Presented by, Anthony Palermo and James Dailey, M.A., associate professors of Humanities at Lakeland Community College.

Registration not required.

Monday, March 4, 7:00 PM in the Activity Room

 

Color Me Calm - held at Concord Community Center

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Follow the sound of soft soothing music and relax with other Color Me Calm participants. Morley Library Staff will bring coloring pages, supplies and snacks. Community Center Staff will supply the beverage.

Register with The Concord Community Center Recreation Department via the phone: 440 639-4650 or online at https://concord.recdesk.com/Community/Home

Tuesday, March 5, 10:00 AM at the Concord Community Center

 

Tai Chi

Tuesday, March 5, 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, March 5, beginning at noon in the Activity Room

 

Crochet Wednesday

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Whether you are new to crochet or you're a yarn crafting expert, join us for an afternoon of casual, self-led crochet time. Meet up with other crochet and knitting enthusiasts, and share tips, tricks, and stories.

Registration not required.

Wednesday, March 6, beginning at 1:00 PM in the Study Room

 

Adult Craft of the Month - Watercolors

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Watercolors 101. Learn about the basic materials and blending techniques of painting with watercolors. Practice some shapes and patterns to create our final design. Please dress appropriately for working with paints.

Please register.

Wednesday, March 6, 6:30 PM in the Activity Room

 

AARP Tax Assistance - FREE to all

Friday, March 8, 2019

Call or visit the library to sign up. 440.352.3383, ask for Adult Services.

Friday, March 8, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM in Meeting Room A

 

Women of Hollywood movie marathon

Saturday, March 9, 2019

Join us for a movie marathon that celebrates Women of Hollywood: their roles as producers, directors, and performers. Bring a friend and make an afternoon out of it. Popcorn will be provided.

Registration not required.

Saturday, March 9, 11:00 AM to 4:30 PM in the Activity Room

 

Movie Night - Ralph Breaks the Internet

Monday, March 11, 2019

Video game bad guy Ralph and best friend Vanellope von Schweetz leave the comforts of Litwak's arcade in an attempt to save her game, Sugar Rush. Their quest takes them to the vast, uncharted world of the Internet, where they must rely on the citizens, or Netizens, to help navigate their way.

Rated PG, running 112 minutes

Registration not required.

Monday, March 11, 6:00 PM in the Activity Room

 

How to Research the History of Your House or Property - held at Concord Community Center

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

First steps and beyond for those thinking about or just beginning to research the history of their house and property.

Register with The Concord Community Center Recreation Department via the phone: 440 639-4650 or online at https://concord.recdesk.com/Community/Home

Tuesday, March 12, 10:00 AM at the Concord Community Center

 

Tuesday Afternoon Book Discussion

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

This month's selection is The Vanishing Year by Kate Moretti.

Registration not required.

Tuesday, March 12, 2:00 PM in the Board Room

 

Computer Class

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

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

Please register.

Tuesday, March 12, 7:00 PM in the Classroom

 

Adult Craft of the Month - Watercolors

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Watercolors 101. Learn about the basic materials and blending techniques of painting with watercolors. Practice some shapes and patterns to create our final design. Please dress appropriately for working with paints.

Please register.

Wednesday, March 13, 6:30 PM in the Activity Room

 

Wednesday Evening Book Discussion

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

This month's selection is Hidden Figures: The Untold True Story of Four African-American Women Who Helped Launch Our Nation into Space by Margot Lee-Shatterly.

Registration not required.

Wednesday, March 13, 7:00 PM in the Board Room

 

AARP Tax Assistance - FREE to all

Friday, March 15, 2019

Call or visit the library to sign up. 440.352.3383, ask for Adult Services.

Friday, March 15, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM in Meeting Room A

 

Scribble Maniacs - Writers Group

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Whether you're just getting started or a lifelong writer, join us for support, encouragement, and friendly critique, commentary, and tips on achieving your writing goals.

Registration not required.

Saturday, March 16, 10:00 AM in the Activity Room

 

Computer Class

Monday, March 18, 2019

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

Please register.

Monday, March 18, 10:00 AM in the Classroom

 

Love Beyond the Grave: True Tales of Haunted Hearts - held at Concord Community Center

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Theresa Argie and Cathi Weber, otherwise known as "The Haunted Housewives", share true stories of true love found in historical accounts about the power of passion that resonates after death and beyond the grave.

Register with The Concord Community Center Recreation Department via the phone: 440 639-4650 or online at https://concord.recdesk.com/Community/Home

Tuesday, March 19, 10:00 AM at the Concord Community Center

 

Tai Chi

Tuesday, March 19, 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, March 19, beginning at noon in the Activity Room

 

Lake County Genealogical Society Board Meeting

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Registration not required.

Thursday, March 21, 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM in Meeting Room B

 

Girl Singers: A Tribute to Female Vocalists of the 40s and 50s

Thursday, March 21, 2019

“Girl Singers” pays tribute to the popular female vocalists of the 40s and 50s who immortalized many of the classics from the Great American Songbook. Take a trip down memory lane with the songs and stories of ladies like Doris Day, Rosemary Clooney, Billie Holiday, Peggy Lee, Ella Fitzgerald and more. Hosted by vocalist Eileen Burns and backed by a trio of some of Cleveland's best jazz musicians: Joe Hunter (piano), Demetrius Steinmetz (bass) and Dave Sterner (saxophone).

Registration not required.

Thursday, March 21, beginning at 7:00 PM in the combined Meeting Rooms

 

Library Book Club @ Concord - held at Concord Community Center

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Behold the Dreamers, by Imbolo Mbue. Jende Jonga and his family, immigrants from Cameroon, have come to America to build a better life. The financial crisis brings with it the threat of job loss for Jende. As a result, he and his wife Neni must make an impossible choice.

Imbolo Mbue will be the Keynote Speaker, on Saturday, April 13, at the Northcoast Writer's Showcase, hosted by Lake/Geauga Public Libraries. Lakeland Community College, 11AM - 5PM. This event is open to the public. Registration is required.

Register with The Concord Community Center Recreation Department via the phone: 440 639-4650 or online at https://concord.recdesk.com/Community/Home

Thursday, March 21, 7:00 PM at the Concord Community Center

 

AARP Tax Assistance - FREE to all

Friday, March 22, 2019

Call or visit the library to sign up. 440.352.3383, ask for Adult Services.

Friday, March 22, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM in Meeting Room A

 

Mystery Book Discussion

Monday, March 25, 2019

This month's selection is The Word is Murder by Anthony Horowitz.

Registration not required.

Monday, March 25, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM in the Activity Room

 

Reel Talk

Monday, March 25, 2019

This month's selection is I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith. Film of the same title.

Registration not required.

Monday, March 25, 2:45 PM to 4:30 PM in the Activity Room

 

Craft - held at Concord Community Center

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

This simple flower craft requires only 2 - 3 folds and some gluing. Morley library Staff will bring the materials, supplies, instructions and fun. You supply the willingness to enjoy trying something new or revisiting something you may have enjoyed in the past.

Register with The Concord Community Center Recreation Department via the phone: 440 639-4650 or online at https://concord.recdesk.com/Community/Home

Tuesday, March 26, 10:00 AM at the Concord Community Center

 

Lake County Genealogical Society Program Meeting

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Topic to be announced.

Registration not required.

Thursday, March 28, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM in the combined Meeting Rooms

 

AARP Tax Assistance - FREE to all

Friday, March 29, 2019

Call or visit the library to sign up. 440.352.3383, ask for Adult Services.

Friday, March 29, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM in Meeting Room A

 

 

 

 

 

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