From book clubs and meet the author events to lectures and films, the Library offers a wide array of adult programming designed to fit everyone’s interest.
Come share your passion for great literature and show off your knitting, crocheting, counted cross-stitch, embroidery and quilting works-in-progress. Tonight we will discuss The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold in the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown. Read More
A woman who went missing is found murdered in a peaceful English village. Her killer is at large. Cantankerous invalid Mrs. Bramson (Dame May Whitty) owns and lives on a nearby estate with niece Olivia (Rosalind Russell). One of the maids introduces handsome Welshman, Danny (Robert Montgomery) to them as her fiancée. Then and there, […] Read More
Jody, John and George met at a jam night at a local coffee shop. Soon their love for vocal harmony and naturally blended voices made them want to play and sing together more. Part rock, blues, folk, standard, jazz, original and pop music, it’s difficult to say what kind of music they play, but it […] Read More
Lakewood Historical Society. Presentation by James Frolking. James Frolking has a good reason to remember D-Day. It was on June 6, 1944, that he flew his first mission as a fighter pilot in World War II. In all he would fly fifty-two combat missions with the 479th Fighter Group of Americas 8th Air Forcefifty missions […] Read More
Book by Rick Armon. In Fifty Must-Try Craft Beers of Ohio, veteran beer writer Rick Armon picks the cant-miss brews in a roundup that will handily guide everyone from the newest beer aficionado to those with the most seasoned palates. Some are crowd pleasers, some are award winners some are just plain unusualthe knockout beers […] Read More
Directed by Alejandro Amenábar. Former sailor Ramón Sampedro (Javier Bardem) is left living as a quadriplegic after a diving accident. His life is limited to his music, radio, television, visitors and the view from his window. For Ramón, this is not a dignified way to live, and he embarks on a campaign for the right […] Read More
Victor Samalot is an acoustic guitar instrumentalist mixing Latin, Jazz, Light Rock, World, improvisations and live looping from Cleveland. He reinvented his sound in 2010, launching his solo career after cofounding a Jazz Rock Fusion instrumental group called Rare Blend. Samalot switched from electric to acoustic guitar and this time called upon his Latin roots […] Read More