Monday, April 1, 2013
Get the latest details on upcoming events.
Here's an upcoming event and a new, techy feature provided by the Avon Lake Public Library: Mother-Daughter Tea Grandmothers, mothers and daughters (ages 5 and up) are invited to enjoy a delightful “high tea” afternoon on Sunday, April 21 from 2 to 4 p.m. Caroline Urban, the “Apron Lady” will share her amazing collection of aprons and fascinating stories to go with each one. Children will do an apron craft. Prepaid registration at the Circulation desk is required by Sunday, April 14. Space is limited. Registration begins April 1; adult fee is $5 and girls are free. General public registration begins April 8; adult fee is $5 and girl’s fee is $3. CardStar Available Go Cardless with CardStar and move your Avon Lake Public Library card out of…
Sunday, March 31, 2013
Upcoming events at the Avon library.
Upcoming event at the Avon Branch Library. The library is located at 37485 Harvest Drive, Avon. ADULT BOOK DISCUSSION Be enlightened by other points of view at Lorain Public Library System’s Avon Branch Library. The Adult Book Discussion group will meet Wednesday, April 3 at 7 p.m. to discuss Mudbound by Hillary Jordan. Based in 1946 in the segregated Mississippi Delta, an unlikely friendship between two servicemen, both recently back from war but from different social classes, drives this novel. Copies of the book are available at the Library. For more information, call the Avon Branch Library at 440-934-4743. FRIENDS OF THE AVON LIBRARY MEETING The Friends of the Avon Library are having a meeting Thursday, April 4 at 7 p.m. at Lorain …
Thursday, March 21, 2013
Get the latest details on upcoming events.
Here's a list of upcoming events provided by the Avon Lake Public Library: Share Your Collection with the Community Each month our secure display case is filled with the creative, the beautiful, the historical, the unusual and always interesting collections and hobbies of local residents. Would you be interested in sharing your special collection? Please contact Sue Hurbanek at the Reference desk at 440-933-8128, ext. 249. Woodland Walk Join us for a guided walk/hike through the woodlands of the Kopf Family Reservation every Wednesday from 9 to 11 a.m. Depart from the south entrance of Avon Lake Public Library. Evenings with the Stars On Monday nights with clear skies and temperatures above freezing in late March and early April, Mr. Z …
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Upcoming events at the Avon library.
Here's a list of upcoming events provided by the Avon Branch Library: SPRING ART SHOW AND RECEPTION Art is blooming at Lorain Public Library System’s Avon Branch Library. The Library is hosting a Spring Art Show throughout the month of March. Adult artists are featured in this community art show. On Thursday, March 21 from 7 to 8 p.m., a reception is being held at the Library. Everyone is welcome at both. The Spring Art Show and Reception are sponsored by the Friends of the Avon Library. For more information, call the Avon Branch Library at 440-934-4743. CELEBRATE WOMEN IN HISTORY Celebrate Women’s History Month with Avon Branch Library. A family friendly, interactive presentation will take place Tuesday, March 19 at 7 p.m. Explore the …
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Also on tap: Laptop Learning Lab, a business DIY marketing audit and a children's mystery.
Upcoming events at the Avon Lake Public Library. Laptop Learning Lab Are you interested in learning Microsoft Word? The Laptop Learning Lab is offering a class on Monday, Feb. 18 at 10:30 a.m. Register for this FREE class at the Reference desk or by calling 440-933-8128 x249. Growing Your Business – DIY Marketing Audit This workshop is FREE and open to all business owners who are interested in networking and growing their business. On Tuesday, Feb. 19 from 9:15 a.m. – 11 a.m., learn how to score your business with a do-it-yourself marketing audit. Hula in the Coola Luau Party What is Hula in the Coola Day? It was created for those of us who live in the northern states as we grow tired of our long cold winters. Come to the library Thursday…
Thursday, February 7, 2013
Upcoming events at the Avon Lake Public Library.
Thursday, February 7
What's coming up at the Avon Lake Public Library What Baby Boomers Need to Know about Medicare On Thursday, February 7 at 7 p.m., a representative from KarstenBradley Advice Solutions will talk about current Medicare benefits and how they apply to your retirement. A question and answer session will follow the presentation. Pajama Party with Miss Misty Get ready to bounce and boogie with Miss Misty and her guitar on Saturday, Feb. 9 from 10 a.m. – 10:45 am. Put on your jammies, grab your favorite stuffed animal (no blankets, please) and join Miss Misty for a rockin’ morning complete with “bedtime snacks!” For babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their big people. Family Make and Take Valentine Craft Design and bedazzle a Valentine on Saturday…
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Event is part of Avon Lake Rec Department's Open Mic series
Thursday, January 10
If you didn't get to see, and hear, Tim Wallace close-out the most recent Open Mic at the Old Firehouse Community Center, then you really missed something...and then again, you didn't. As if he was giving little taste of what he will present Jan. 10, Tim wowed the room with two of his amazing compositions. His January set will be elongated, and this will give him a chance to showcase his ability to make his audience laugh, and think, at the same time. As always, after Tim's extended set, the microphone is open. Not a player? No problem! The Open Mic sessions cater to both performers and audience. So, consider stopping by and listening to some really great live music, sharing good times with friends old and new, and enjoying some cookies…
Saturday, January 5, 2013
Tickets now on sale
One of Avon Lake’s longest-standing traditions, Mighty Goliath Productions, is celebrating its 54th year with Rodger and Hammerstein's Oklahoma!, which opens Feb. 8. MGP, a musical theatre company, contributes funds toward the performing arts programs of the Avon Lake City Schools and has donated more than $210,000 in proceeds. The all-volunteer production, performed at Avon Lake High School’s Performing Arts Center is one of the most popular productions held each year. Previous productions have included Titanic, Annie, Sound of Music and Oliver. This year, Ian Atwood will by directing. He and his wife Jessica (also the choreographer) will be producing. Atwood is also an entertainer and performer with Pickwick and Frolic. “There was a …
Saturday, December 29, 2012
Cupcake decorating class and more at the Avon Lake Public LIbrary.
Upcoming events at the Avon Lake Public Library. Cupcake Decorating Class Learn how to decorate the current craze in desserts…cupcakes. Pastry chef Terry Houdeshell will teach you the techniques to make your own edible masterpieces on Tuesday, Jan. 22 at 7 p.m. Bring one to two dozen unfrosted cupcakes and everything else will be supplied including frosting, pastry bag, couplers and tips. Prepaid registration at the Circulation desk is required by Jan. 14. Class is limited to 15. Friends may register now and the fee is $20. General public registration begins Wednesday, Jan. 9 and the fee is $25. Beginning Reader Book Discussion Calling all beginning readers. On Monday, Jan. 7 from 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. We will read-aloud and discuss a few …
Sunday, December 16, 2012
What's on you Santa wish list?
Lolamay Stefanik, 94, takes her turn telling Santa Claus what she wants for Christmas. Stefanik, of Avon Lake, was part of the holiday lights bus tour sponsored by the Avon Lake Department of Recreation on Dec. 14. The last stop on the tour, 159 Fay Ave., included a visit with Santa (Jim Garrasch) at the festively lit Garasch house. (See story in tomorrow's Patch regarding the display.) The Garrasch house has been entered into our "Deck the House" competition. Click here to see a photo of the house. What are you asking Santa for Christmas this year? Tell us in the comments.