Upcoming events at the Avon Lake Public Library.
Laptop Learning Lab
Are you new to the world of computers? Let us help you. On Monday, Sept. 24 at 10:30 am, learn how to “Get Started” in the Laptop Learning Lab. Laptop computers provided.
Genealogy for Beginners
Learn how to locate members of your family tree. On Tuesday, Sept. 25 at 7 pm, Margaret Chesney of the Ohio Historical Society will show you the best online and print resources to begin your search. Registration is required at the Reference desk or by calling 440.933.8128 x249.
Battle of Lake Erie
This year marks the 200th Anniversary of the War of 1812. September commemorates 199 years since Commander Oliver Hazard Perry fought the British off Put in Bay. On Tuesday, Sept. 25 at 7 pm, Carrie Sowden of the Great Lakes Historical Society will share the fascinating story of this battle which reclaimed Lake Erie for the United States.
Hunger Games Party
Are the odds in your favor? Join us as we celebrate the release of The Hunger Games movie on DVD on Thursday, Sept. 27, from 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm. Create your own tribute costume, try your hand at some fun challenges and enjoy special District treats. For ages 11 – 16.
Mother/Daughter Fall Felt Pin Craft
Calling all girls ages 7 – 11 and their moms! Join us on Saturday, Sept. 29 from 10:30 am – 11:30 am for this simple sewing craft. Create your own felt pin to bedazzle your fall jacket. Registration begins Monday, Sept. 24 in the Children’s department or by calling 440.933.8128 x253.
Open Laptop Lab
Would you like to practice your computer skills or get help with something you’ve learned recently? Drop in to the Open Laptop Lab on Thursday, Sept. 27 at 1:30 for one-on-one assistance.