Join a Yarn Club and learn how to knit or crochet with friends

Have you seen rows of fabulous yarns at a craft store and wanted to create something beautiful with them? Bring a set of size 9 or 10 knitting needles or a size G or H crochet hook to learn how to knit or crochet at a Yarn Club 10 a.m. to noon August 17 and 24 at the library at 351 W. Sixth St. in … Continue reading Join a Yarn Club and learn how to knit or crochet with friends

Join a Knights of the Square Table Chess Club and finesse your game

A Knights of the Square Table Chess Club invites seasoned players as well as beginners to learn some smooth moves in chess 2-5 p.m. Aug. 3 at Lorain Library at 351 Sixth St. in Lorain. Other dates for the club include 2-5 p.m. Aug. 17, and 31. Is this chess club too far away to be a regular event for you? Start your own chess … Continue reading Join a Knights of the Square Table Chess Club and finesse your game

Antiques Roadshow, Madison style

It may not be the famous “Antiques Roadshow,” but Madison Public Library will hold its version of the popular show to help celebrate the library’s 100th birthday! If you have something that is 50, 75 or even 100 years old (people not included), and want to know if it is worth anything, bring an item or two to the library at 7 p.m. March 21. … Continue reading Antiques Roadshow, Madison style

‘Boogie Woogie Kid’ coming to Lakewood library

Lakewood Public Library is hosting Matthew Ball for a 2 p.m. Feb. 24 performance. Ball is also know as the Boogie Woogie Kid on YouTube where he has garnered more than 4 million views. This is a free, family-friendly performance featuring favorites from the ’20s, ’30s and ’40s, according to a news release from the library.  What’s on his playlist? In the Mood, Ain’t Misbehavin, When the Saints Go Marchin In, Basin Street … Continue reading ‘Boogie Woogie Kid’ coming to Lakewood library

Local Author Fair part of Indie Author Day at Chardon Library

What: Geauga County Public Library is merging its fourth annual Local Author Fair with Indie Author Day, anΒ event where aspiring writers, published authors, library professionals, publishers and literary marketers come together to create community around local, independent authors all across North America. Where: Chardon Branch of GCPL, 110 E. Park St. When: noon to 3 p.m. Oct. 13 Why you should go: Attendees will learn … Continue reading Local Author Fair part of Indie Author Day at Chardon Library