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Children/Youth Events At Lakewood Public Library

Comic Crash Course

For students in fifth through eighth grade

Join us for a four-week crash course in writing, illustrating, and publishing comic books. Registration required.

Thursday, December 8 through December 29, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. in the Main Library Activity Room.

Tail Waggin’ Tutors

For school-age children

Bone up on your reading skills by reading to a dog. Drop in for a one-to-one session with one of our dogs and owners that have been certified through Therapy Dogs International.

Saturday, December 10, 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in the Main Library First Floor Multipurpose Room.

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Volume 12, Issue 25, Posted 7:29 PM, 12.06.2016

Comics Crash Course For Kids

The Lakewood Public Library is hosting a brief series aimed at helping young aspiring comic creators to focus their ideas and create a short comic in four simple stages. The program will encompass conceptualization, character creation, development of both written and visual narrative, as well as ideas about self-publishing and other ways to get their work out there. In four weeks we will work through each stage while creating our comic strips. Kids who are inspired by their favorite webcomic, syndicated comic strip, comic book or graphic novel are encouraged to join up and try their hand at writing and drawing their own comic.

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Volume 12, Issue 24, Posted 4:35 PM, 11.22.2016

Gone To The Dogs

Lakewood Public Library hasn’t gone to the dogs, they are coming to us on Saturday, December 10, 2016. Every second Saturday of the month from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. school-age children may enjoy reading books to a few four-legged friends at Tail Waggin’ Tutors, a literacy program for beginner readers to bone up on their reading skills by sharing a book or two with therapy dogs certified through Therapy Dogs International.

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Volume 12, Issue 24, Posted 4:35 PM, 11.22.2016

Children/Youth Events At Lakewood Public Library

Lakewood Lego® League

For youth in kindergarten through fifth grade (caregivers welcome)

Use LPL’s collection of Lego® Bricks and your own imagination to create fabulous new structures and designs each month. No registration, but numbered tickets will be given out first-come, first-served.

Sunday, December 4, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. in the Main Library Activity Room.

Comic Crash Course

For students in fifth through eighth grade

Join us for a four-week crash course in writing, illustrating, and publishing comic books. Registration required.

Thursday, December 8 through December 29, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. in the Main Library Activity Room.

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Volume 12, Issue 24, Posted 4:35 PM, 11.22.2016

LPL Calendar Of Events compiled by Elaine Rosenberger

Thursday, November 24
Thanksgiving Day – Library Closed

Library closed in observance of Thanksgiving.

Saturday, November 26
Film - "Down Periscope" (1996)

Due to a bet by his superiors, Lt. Commander Tom Dodge (Kelsey Grammer) is finally put in command of a submarine of his own. But, it’s an old junk box of a submarine: the U.S.S. Stingray. With a ragtag bunch of sailors and a bit unconventional in his tactics, Dodge must outsmart his competitors for a chance to command a nuclear sub of his own.
6:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

Sunday, November 27
Film -
"Earth, Water, Woman" (2013)
Three decades ago, Akilah Jaramogi settled on a barren, deforested hillside in Trinidad and Tobago. She and her late husband, Tacuma, started a family and reforested over 125 acres. "Earth, Water, Woman" tells the inspiring story of a sustainable agro-forestry community led by Akilah called Fondes Amandes.
2:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

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Volume 12, Issue 24, Posted 4:35 PM, 11.22.2016

Unsolved Murders Author Chronicles Cold Cases

“Murders and disappearances dig holes in the hearts of those family members and friends who are left behind to sort things out,” Jane Ann Turzillo writes in the introduction to her book Unsolved Murders and Disappearances in Northeast Ohio. “As time goes on, new cases come to the forefront and the old ones get pushed aside. They become nothing more than forgotten papers in a dusty attic or basement record rooms.”

Turzillo, who will speak on Thursday, Dec. 1 at 7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium, tells ten forgotten stories in her book—eight that involve “deceit, treachery, and murder” and two about children who “vanished without a trace.”

These include Louise Wolf and Mabel Foote, two Parma teachers, who, while walking to work one winter morning, were bludgeoned to death by a maniac, and then, there’s the Carnival Girl, whose body was “cast off like a rag doll” on an East Liverpool road in 1944.

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Volume 12, Issue 24, Posted 4:35 PM, 11.22.2016

Holiday Book Sale

It’s time for our famous bag of books sale! Saturday, December 3 is the Bag Sale starting at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Main Library Friends Book Sale Room located in the basement The price is just $3 a bag! Our sale this time around is just stuffed to the brim with amazing finds. It’s the perfect chance to get ready for the cold winter months with tons of great reading material for such a bargain!

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Volume 12, Issue 24, Posted 4:35 PM, 11.22.2016

The Library Welcomes The Gage Brothers

The Gage Brothers got their start in 2014 when brothers Ben and Zach Gage were students at the University of Akron. Their first album, Take It Back, was released in August of 2015 and was voted one of Cleveland’s top albums of the year. Ben Gage plays the harmonica and the cajón, a box-shaped drum, while Zach plays the guitar.

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Volume 12, Issue 23, Posted 3:38 PM, 11.09.2016

LPL Calendar Of Events Compiled by Elaine Rosenberger

Wednesday November 9
Talk - Math Success: A Series for Parents with Struggling Students

Many students struggle with math. Come get advice, tips and tricks from teachers that will help your student succeed at math, school and beyond. Tonight’s topic is Finding Math Help for Your Children (Tutors, Online and More).
7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

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Volume 12, Issue 23, Posted 3:38 PM, 11.09.2016

Fall Fun With Teen Crafts

Craft savvy teens can come have a bit of fun at The Lakewood Public Library this month and walk away with their own handmade fall-themed tabletop display. With just a bit of pretty patterned paper and a little creativity they will create an impressive centerpiece to decorate any table. Teens will learn how to craft two styles of paper flowers and paper strip pumpkins out of tissue, crepe, and scrapbooking paper, then assemble them into centerpiece that will have everyone saying, “Wow! You made that?!”

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Volume 12, Issue 23, Posted 3:38 PM, 11.09.2016

Strokes Of Genius Concludes With Art Show

The seven week fall session of Strokes of Genius at the Lakewood Public Library came to a close in November as participating second, third, and fourth graders proudly showcased their talent at an Art Show for family and friends. Each week students learned about the life and work of a different artist and then completed an art project motivated by the style of that artist. Artwork created by Paul Klee, Alexander Calder, Marcel Duchamp, Wassily Kandinsky, and M. C. Escher provided the inspiration for the students’ creative efforts. Oil pastels, wire and paper, markers, clay, and cut paper were some of the mediums used. One project involved painting with string. The young artists dipped long pieces of string into tempera paint and placed the string on paper. This resulted in beautiful works of art! In addition, public art and sculptures in Cleveland and Lakewood were studied. Each participant took home their creative work and a certificate.

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Volume 12, Issue 23, Posted 3:38 PM, 11.09.2016

Ukin' It Up!

What did actress Marilyn Monroe and astronaut Neil Armstrong have in common? They both played the ukulele! This popular Hawaiian instrument got its name, the ukulele or “jumping flea” from the way the musician’s fingers jump like fleas across the fingerboard when playing it.

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Volume 12, Issue 23, Posted 3:38 PM, 11.09.2016

Kids Vote At The Library

The presidential election may not be the only highly contested race this election year. Favorite picture book characters will soon be determined at the Lakewood Public Library. Children will be given a ballot and may cast their vote, selecting from two nominees or writing in their own candidate. Each participant will receive an “I VOTED” sticker to proudly wear. Votes will be tallied and the winner’s name will be posted at the library. Young voters will be excited to be a part of the electoral process. Kids can mark their ballot from October 18, 2016 to November 8, 2016 at the Children and Youth Services desk at either the Main Library or Madison Branch.

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Volume 12, Issue 22, Posted 5:52 PM, 10.25.2016

Math Success: A Series for Parents

Math is one of the most important subjects that we inevitably need to deal with throughout our lives. When students understand and absorb this material it gives them a chance to master many other subjects in academics. Unfortunately, many parents have faced some challenges trying to help their youngsters with their math homework. It’s very hard for a child to focus on material that doesn’t seem interesting in the first place.

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Volume 12, Issue 22, Posted 5:52 PM, 10.25.2016

Drawing Club For Teens

Are you a teen artist? Do you like to draw, paint, sculpt or do mixed media pieces? Maybe you’d like to meet some other teen artists like you, or possibly nothing like you. Come check out Sketchbook Club at the Lakewood Public Library. This is a relaxed meetup group for artists of all skill levels entering 9th-12th grades. Each week there will be a new project focusing on a specific art medium or concept. Some will be group projects that we all do together, some independent. Not feeling that day’s project? Bring your own sketchbook to work on your drawings, or start something new. All kinds of art supplies and materials will be available for you to use. Bring any art project you are working on to the club and get some perspective or critique from your peers and the club leader. We are looking for all kinds of teen artists to join us for this fun and open group so register now and let’s make some art together!

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Volume 12, Issue 22, Posted 5:52 PM, 10.25.2016

What Flux? Library Programs Mull Climate Change

Although changes in weather patterns seem obvious, climate skeptics abound. Hopefully the lectures, documentaries, and book discussions taking place in the Main Library Auditorium for the series “A Planet In Flux: Climate Change and the Human Influence” will clear up some questions.

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Volume 12, Issue 22, Posted 5:52 PM, 10.25.2016

LPL Calendar Of Events Compiled by Elaine Rosenberger

Wednesday, October 26
Lakewood Reads: "Field Notes from a Catastrophe"

Children’s and Youth Services will host a book discussion on this year’s Lakewood Reads, "Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change," that attempts to bring attention the causes and effects of global climate change. Lakewood High School will host a community discussion on the book—including the results of work done by students in math, science, and other classes.​
7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

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Volume 12, Issue 22, Posted 5:52 PM, 10.25.2016

"Picture This" At The Lakewood Public Library

Hey Teens, this year we have decided to give you an option other than spending a school day off in your pajamas. Come to the Lakewood Public Library and make some great photo display holders. You will be able to make three different ways to display your photos. You may make one or all three designs. Keep them for yourself or to give away this holiday season. The program will be held on November 8th in the Main Library’s first floor Activity Room in the Children’s Youth Services area. We will start at 2:30 p.m., giving you plenty of time to sleep in on your day off. You may bring photos for your designs if you like, but it is not necessary. All other materials will be provided for you. You must register for this program by calling (216) 226-8275 ext. 140, stopping by the Children’s and Youth Services desk, or going online at lakewoodpubliclibrary.org/youth and clicking on the yellow “Register For Program” tab. Hope to see you there!

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Volume 12, Issue 22, Posted 5:52 PM, 10.25.2016

Children/Youth Events At Lakewood Public Library

Art Connection

For students in kindergarten through fifth grade

Create your own unique piece of art to take home and show off to friends and family. Registration required.

Choose one: Friday, October 14, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. in the Main Library Activity Room OR 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. in the Madison Branch Auditorium.

Realm of the Reptile

For the whole family

Interact with tortoises, lizards, snakes, and other creatures. Free and open to the public. No registration required.

Saturday, October 15, at 7:00 p.m. in the Main Library First Floor Multipurpose Room.

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Volume 12, Issue 21, Posted 4:56 PM, 10.11.2016

LPL Calendar Of Events Compiled by Elaine Rosenberger

Thursday, October 13
Author Event - "A Madness So Discreet" by Mindy McGinnis

Grace Mae is already familiar with madness when family secrets and the bulge in her belly send her to an insane asylum. When a visiting doctor recognizes Grace's brilliant mind beneath her rage, he recruits her as his assistant. But gruesome nights bring Grace and the doctor into the circle of a killer. Books will be available for sale and signing at the event.
7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

 

Saturday, October 15
Film - "Days of Heaven" (1978)
Richard Gere plays Bill, who, after hitting his boss in the head with a pipe at the Chicago steelyard, flees with his little sister, Linda (Linda Manz), and lover, Abby (Brooke Adams). They hop a train to the Texas panhandle and work harvesting wheat on the farm of a dying man (Sam Shepard).
6:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

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Volume 12, Issue 21, Posted 4:56 PM, 10.11.2016

Meet “Winston Churchill” At Lakewood Public Library

Imagine you’ve been summoned to meet with Winston Churchill, the powerful leader of the United Kingdom who weathered World War II and witnessed the rise of a nuclear threat from the Soviet Union. A gifted orator who inspired the British people during WWII, Churchill served as Prime Minister from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951 to 1955. On Sunday, October 23rd, you can do more than imagine when Kevin Radaker brings to life this world-famous British statesman in a performance that mines his mannerisms, his eloquent way of speaking and even his wit and sense of humor.

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Volume 12, Issue 21, Posted 4:56 PM, 10.11.2016

Lakewood Historical Society Presents: Eyewitness To A President’s Assassination

Only two Secret Service agents who witnessed the assassination of President John F. Kennedy are still living. One of these men is Paul Landis, who will visit Lakewood Public Library on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 7 p.m. to discuss his memories of that fateful day as well as the evolving work of the Secret Service through the years.

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Volume 12, Issue 21, Posted 4:56 PM, 10.11.2016

Award-winning Young Adult Novelist To Speak At Library

Novelist, blogger, mentor and an expert on lobotomies, Mindy McGinnis is also a librarian who claims knowing the Dewey Decimal system by heart as her superpower. She should feel right at home on Thursday, October 13, when she visits the Lakewood Public Library to discuss her gothic historical thriller, "A Madness So Discreet."

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Volume 12, Issue 20, Posted 5:03 PM, 09.27.2016

Friends Fall Book Sale

Like that pillowcase full of candy you pour out on the living room rug each Halloween, a Friends of Lakewood Public Library Book Sale is full of new surprises and old favorites.  The Fall Friends Book Sale returns Saturday, October 8, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  If you want to get a jump on the sale, join the Friends and receive entrance to a special, members-only preview sale two days earlier on Thursday, October 6, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.  You can join Friends at the door for as little as two dollars. Both sales are located in the Main Library Basement at 15425 Detroit Avenue.

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Volume 12, Issue 20, Posted 5:03 PM, 09.27.2016

LPL Calendar Of Events compiled by Elaine Rosenberger

Thursday, September 29
Author Event - "My Life, My Letters & My Loves: Exploring an Ordinary Life" by Alida Henriette Struze

Describing the life of 94-year-old Alida Henriette Struze, this book contains 65 Christmas letters. Each letter provides a peek into Alida’s life, as well as a snapshot of history, especially of Cleveland and Lakewood. She also shares a forbidden romance. Joseph Meissner, a Cleveland-based attorney, will introduce Ms. Struze. Books will be available for sale and signing at the event.
7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

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Volume 12, Issue 20, Posted 5:03 PM, 09.27.2016

Library Pays Tribute To A Dear Friend

Lakewood Public Library was saddened to learn of the death, on August 28, 2016, of longtime Friend of the Library, Mary Frances Boyer. 

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Volume 12, Issue 20, Posted 5:03 PM, 09.27.2016

Enjoy The Magic Of Michael Mage

Known as a comedian stuck in a magician’s shoes, Michael Mage incorporates comedy and endless audience participation into his hilarious shows. With years of professional experience, Michael is able to develop his show based around the people in attendance. Come to the Lakewood Public Library and enjoy a child friendly presentation as the audience becomes the highlight of this comedy magic spectacle. National award winning magician Michael Mage will delight all who attend. Come and be amazed.

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Volume 12, Issue 19, Posted 5:46 PM, 09.13.2016

Living The Law: The Right To Privacy

What happens when an individual’s right to privacy conflicts with a community’s desire for public safety? Barbara Greenberg, J.D. will explore these issues in Living the Law: The Right to Privacy, a four part series held in the Main Library Auditorium. The first discussion takes place on Tuesday, September 27 at 7:00 p.m. and considers where the right of privacy comes from and when we have it. The second discussion, Personal Privacy, takes place on Tuesday, October 4 and will include controversial issues such as gene mapping, the right to life, the right to die, and marriage partners.

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Volume 12, Issue 19, Posted 5:46 PM, 09.13.2016

"Moustache Yourself" Brings Jazz To The Library

Gypsy jazz, also known as jazz manouche, is a musical style made famous in the 1930s by Django Reinhardt. Akron’s jazz quartet, Moustache Yourself, which consists of clarinetist Brad Wagner, bassist Matthew DeRubertis and guitarists Brent Hamker and Jeremy Jones will bring jazz manouche to the Main Library Auditorium.

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Volume 12, Issue 19, Posted 5:46 PM, 09.13.2016

LPL Calendar of Events compiled by Elaine Rosenberger

Wednesday, September 14
Film - "The Bicycle Thieves" (1948)

In post-WWII Italy, a young father, Antonio (Lamberto Maggiorani) gets a job plastering advertisements around Rome. He needs a bicycle, and his wife lets him sell their finest linens to get one. On his first day of work, the bike is stolen. As Antonio comes closer to catching the thief, he gets caught up in a test of his own morals.
7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

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Volume 12, Issue 19, Posted 5:46 PM, 09.13.2016

Fall Art Programs

Calling all young artists! Fall is nearly upon us, which means there is a cornucopia of art programs at the Lakewood Public Library for students from kindergarten all the way through eighth grade to choose from.

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Volume 12, Issue 19, Posted 5:46 PM, 09.13.2016

Great Lakes Light Opera Brings Dueling Sopranos To The Library

Get ready for dueling divas when Great Lakes Light Opera presents “Mostly Mozart: Diva Edition.” In this epic sing-off, talented singers will duke it out vocally. Great Lakes Light Opera’s concert takes place on Sunday, September 11 at 2 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium. Admission is free and open to all.

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Volume 12, Issue 18, Posted 4:10 PM, 08.30.2016

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Thursday, September 1
Author Event - "60 Hikes within 60 Miles: Cleveland" by Diane Stresing

With new hikes and updated text and maps, 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Cleveland points hikers to the best outdoor trails and rambles within easy reach of the city. Books will be available for sale and signing at the event.
7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

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Volume 12, Issue 18, Posted 4:10 PM, 08.30.2016

Roald Dahl Celebration

Sadly, Roald Dahl passed away in 1990, but would have turned one hundred years old this year on September 13, 2016. We’re celebrating Mr. Dahl’s birthday at the Lakewood Public Library with phizz-whizzing crafts based on his scrumdiddlyumptious stories including Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, the BFG, the Witches, James and the Giant Peach, The Twits, and the Fantastic Mr. Fox. Choose a craft based on your favorite Roald Dahl story and take it home to show off to your gloriumptious grandparents and frothbuggling friends. It’ll be more fun than a plate of snozzcumbers.

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Volume 12, Issue 18, Posted 4:10 PM, 08.30.2016

It's Time For A Teddy Bear Picnic!

National Teddy Bear Day is September 9. To celebrate this special day, Lakewood Public Library invites children ages three to eight years and their parents to a Teddy Bear Picnic on Friday, September 9, 2016 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the Main Library. This is a free program, but space is limited and registration is required.

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Volume 12, Issue 18, Posted 4:10 PM, 08.30.2016

September Is Bike Month At Lakewood Public Library

Long known as a walkable city, Lakewood is increasingly becoming a bicycling city as well. With bike racks sprouting up around town and new bike lanes on Madison Avenue, cyclists are finding getting around on two wheels easier than ever. Lakewood Public Library is celebrating this biking renaissance with special programming in September, including bicycle-themed movies, book discussions, bike rides and special Children’s and Youth Services programming.

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Volume 12, Issue 18, Posted 4:10 PM, 08.30.2016

LPL Calendar Of Events Compiled By Elaine Rosenberger

Thursday, August 18
Author Event: "And Then There Were Nuns"
By Kylie Logan (aka Casey Daniels) A Booked for Murder Special Event

Bea Cartwright is delivering meals to a group of nuns on retreat. But the peace is shattered when one of the sisters is found at the water’s edge—murdered. When a second nun is killed, Bea starts to wonder about the eerie parallels with Agatha Christie’s classic, "And Then There Were None." This special Meet the Author evening is brought to you by Booked for Murder, Lakewood Public Library’s long-running book club for lovers of murder, mystery and mayhem. Books will be available for sale and signing at the event.
7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

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Volume 12, Issue 17, Posted 10:25 PM, 08.16.2016

Back to School: Tools For Learning Outside The Library

For more than 100 years, Lakewood Public Library has been the destination for students of all ages to find books on a variety of subjects and also to provide a quiet space for study. That hasn’t changed in the last century, however we offer even more to help students of all ages succeed in school through various online tools and databases. Visit lakewoodpubliclibrary.org/research for a complete list of the valuable online resources available for all Lakewood Public Library patrons.

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Volume 12, Issue 17, Posted 10:25 PM, 08.16.2016

Family Hour With Uncle Wiggily

Howard Roger Garis (1873-1962) was a reporter for the Newark Evening News when he first started writing stories for children about a gentleman rabbit named Uncle Wiggily. He created a widely syndicated series that eventually totaled hundreds of tales. The Uncle Wiggily board game was first introduced by Milton Bradley in 1916; players pick up cards with funny rhyming verses to find out how far to move their Uncle Wiggily tokens along the game path. Join us for a fun afternoon celebrating 100 years of the Uncle Wiggily game in the Main Library Activity Room on Sunday, August 21st, 2016 at 3:30 p.m. with Uncle Wiggily stories and a craft. You will even have the opportunity to play the current version of the board game!

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Volume 12, Issue 17, Posted 10:25 PM, 08.16.2016

Havana Nights Orchestra In Concert At The Library

Celebrate the dog days of summer and the music of Cuba with The Havana Nights Orchestra at Lakewood Public Library. Performing traditional Latin, Afro-Cuban and salsa music, the group consists of pianist Leo Coach, Tom First on tenor sax, percussionists Rey Cintron and John Stebal, and bassist Chris Vance.

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Volume 12, Issue 17, Posted 10:25 PM, 08.16.2016

Congratulations To 692 Lakewood Summer Readers!

Congratulations to 692 Summer Readers from birth through twelfth grade who finished the Lakewood Public Library summer reading club by reading either 30 books, 30 chapters or 30 hours from May 9th, 2016 through August 1st, 2016. A total of 2,873 children and students were registered for the Summer Reading Club this summer; 14,456 books, 8,640 chapters, and 3,005 hours of reading were completed. WOW! Readers recorded their reading and checked in at the Main Library and/or the Madison Branch throughout the summer and received support and encouragement from library staff, parents, caregivers, and community supporters as we all joined together to prevent the "summer slide."

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Volume 12, Issue 17, Posted 10:25 PM, 08.16.2016

LPL Calendar Of Events compiled by Elaine Rosenberger

Friday, August 5
Front Porch Concert Series

Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy fantastic music with friends and neighbors. Tonight we welcome Vance Music Studios Rock Bands.
7:00 p.m. on the Main Library Front Porch

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Volume 12, Issue 16, Posted 6:37 PM, 08.02.2016

The Party Of The Century

Hey Teens! We are celebrating another successful Summer Reading Club with The Party of the Century. This year our theme is our favorite game shows through the last one hundred years. You will have the opportunity to participate in some game show games to win some fabulous prizes.

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Volume 12, Issue 16, Posted 6:37 PM, 08.02.2016

Murder On Lake Erie Island!

A group of ten nuns is meeting on South Bass Island at the Water’s Edge, a retreat center for spiritual renewal and sharing of ideas. What could go wrong? Plenty, if they’re characters in a cozy mystery by local author Kylie Logan.

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Volume 12, Issue 16, Posted 6:37 PM, 08.02.2016

The Wachters Recount Lake Erie Storm

On Black Friday, October 20, 1916, a violent Lake Erie storm sank multiple ships and resulted in the loss of fifty-one lives. Among the ships sunk were the whaleback James B. Colgate, the lumber hooker Marshal Butters, the steamer Merida and the barge D.L. Filer.

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Volume 12, Issue 16, Posted 6:37 PM, 08.02.2016

Summer Book Sale

On August 6 the 39th Annual Lakewood Arts Festival will be held in downtown Lakewood, and the library will be joining in on these festivities by hosting our Friends of the Library Book Sale, which will take place in the basement from 9 a.m.–5 p.m.  

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Volume 12, Issue 15, Posted 4:38 PM, 07.19.2016

LPL Calendar Of Events compiled by Elaine Rosenberger

Wednesday, July 20
Gratitude and Wellness

Being thankful plays an important role in our happiness, health and well-being. While many emotions are important to wellness, there is a large body of evidence suggesting that gratitude is uniquely important. Please join Susan Marinac, licensed social worker, for this informative and experiential workshop.
7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

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Volume 12, Issue 15, Posted 4:38 PM, 07.19.2016