Go to the Morley Homepage
Go to the Public Access Catalog
Find out more about Morley Library
Find Reference Databases
Children's WebPAC, Resources, and Storytime
What's Happening for Teens!
Movies, Music, and More!
Find Bookmobile Stops Here
Genealogy and local history resources databases
Membership and Book Sale Information
Search the Merriam-Webster Dictionary Edition
Search the PAC in a Different Language
Patrons can Check their Status on Overdue Books, Late Fees, etc.

 

Morley Library Presents Programs
September – December 2013

FALL 2013 WEEKLY PROGRAMS & STORYTIMES
On-line or phone in registration begins on Monday, September 9,  Storytimes run Sept. 16-Nov. 8
call Morley Library at 352-3383 or register on-line at www.morleylibrary.org>library calendar

Babies & Books (6 months - 17 months) Baby attends with caregiver
Fridays: 10:00 - 10:20 AM
This is an interactive storytime, one baby per lap!
No older or younger children please!
Young Family (18 months - 5 years) Child attends with caregiver
Mondays:  10:00 - l0:30 or 11:00 - 11:30 or 6:30 - 7:00
Wednesdays:  10:00 - 10:30 
Thursdays:  6:30 - 7:00
Fridays: 11:00-11:30
Books at Bedtime (18months-5 years) Child attends with caregiver
Wednesdays:  6:30 - 7:00
Kids listen to stories in their PJs while cuddling their favorite stuffed animal
Music in Motion (3-6 years) Child attends with caregiver
Thursdays:  11:00-11:30
Stories, Rhythm and Music
Preschool/Kindergarten (3 - 6 years) Child attend without caregiver
Wednesdays: 11:00 - 11:30
Thursdays:  10:00 - 10:30
Stories Plus (6 - 10 years)
Tuesdays:  6:30 - 7:15 PM
Activities & stories  geared for kids!

 

FUN FALL CRAFTS
Drop-by the Children’s Room on
Saturday, September 14 anytime between 11:00am and 1:00pm to make 3 fun and easy Fall related crafts.  Kids can make a Pumpkin Patch Sticker Scene, a Fall Thumbprint Craft and
a Scratch-off Scarecrow. 
No registration needed

 

LEGO PARTY

Saturday, September 21
11:00am - 12:00pm
Grades K-3

Join us for creativity and imagination in action!  Build LEGO creations, do a LEGO inspired craft and play fun LEGO games.  We’ll supply the LEGOs, just bring your imagination! 
Registration Required , call 352-3383 or register on-line at www.morleylibrary.org>library calendar.

 

HAPPY UN-BIRTHDAY PARTY
Monday, September 23
4:00-4:45 PM
Grades K-3

Today may not be your birthday...it doesn’t matter because we are having an unbirthday party!  Come celebrate your unbirthday with games, activities and of course cake! Registration required.  Call 352-3383 or register on-line at www.morleylibrary.org>library calendar.

 

URBAN LEGENDS

Saturday, September 28
11:00-11:45 am
for tweens ages 9-12
Legend has it that eating pop rocks and drinking soda will cause your stomach to explode.  Learn more about this and other urban legends.
Registration required.  Call 352-3383 or register on-line at www.morleylibrary.org>library calendar

 

SPOOKY MAGIC SHOW
Saturday, October 5
11:00-11:45 AM
For the whole Family

Don’t miss this “not too spooky” magic show for Halloween.  Join Magician Jim Kleefeld as he wows the audience with feats of magic.
No registration needed

 

 PAWS TO READ
Sat. October 12, 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Kids read to a therapy dog in a relaxed setting.

Reserve a 20 min. time slot to read to a friendly, happy therapy dog.
For school age children reading on their own.
Call the Children’s Room at 440-352-3383 to register.  Space is limited.

 

GHOSTS IN THE GRAVEYARD
Saturday, October 19
11:00 AM-12:00 PM
GRADES K-3
Join us for a “spooktacular” good time!  Make an edible “Ghosts in the Graveyard” project to take home, listen to some not-so-scary Halloween stories, play games & more.  Registration required.  Call 352-3383 or register on-line at www.morleylibrary.org>library calendar.

 

HAUNTED OHIO II
Wednesday, October 23
7:30-8:15 PM
For TWEENS ages 9-12

Prepare to be scared as we explore more ghostly sites in Ohio including our state’s most haunted university!  Registration required.  Call 352-3383 or register on-line at www.morleylibrary.org>library calendar.

 

HALLOWEEN PARTY FOR KIDS GRADES K-3
Monday, Oct 28   from 4:00-4:45 PM
Come dressed in your favorite costume and celebrate Halloween!  There will be games, activities & a costume contest! Registration required.  Call 352-3383 or register on-line at www.morleylibrary.org>library calendar.

 

 Halloween Happenings!
Visit Wednesday, October 30 from 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM for trick-or-treating & Halloween fun.  First visit the Children’s Room to make a Halloween monster, a Halloween bracelet, and a Halloween reflector necklace to wear when trick-or-treating!  Go on a scavenger hunt!  Halloween candy will be available at Check-out, the Computer Center, Adult Reference desk and the Children’s Room.  
No registration needed.

 

COMEDY JUGGLER & VENTRILOQUIST

Mike Hemmelgarn
Saturday, November, 2
11:00-11:45 am
Mike’s high-energy comedy shows are a unique blend of fantastic juggling and
ventriloquism, with lots of audience participation! 
Don’t miss this free, extraordinary family show! 
No registration needed.

 

TWEEN IRON CHEF
Note this program was originally scheduled for Nov. 9th but it has been rescheduled for Nov. 23rd.  Scroll down the page for further information.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
 

 
PLAYDOH CHEFS
Saturday, November, 16
11:00 am-12:00 pm

For grades K-3
Tap into your inner chef to craft and “cook realistic-looking Playdoh food!  Burgers, pizza, pasta or anything your imagination can cook-up!  Call 352-3383 or register on-line at www.morleylibrary.org>
library calendar.

 

WILD WEATHER
(STEM Program)

Monday, November 18
4:00-4:45 PM
For kids grades K-3
Learn about different types of weather with experiments & activities.  Perfect for meteorologists in training!  Call 352-3383 to register or register on-line at www.morleylibrary.org>library
calendar

 

THANKSGIVING FUN
Drop-by the Children’s Room anytime between 6:00-8:00 PM
On Wed. November 20th 
for fun
Thanksgiving Crafts and
a drop-in storytime!
Decorate a blessing box, weave a Thanksgiving placemat and make a Thanksgiving magnet.
No registration needed. Small children will need help.

 

TWEEN IRON CHEF
Saturday, November, 23
11:00 am-12:00 pm
For TWEENS ages 9-12
Test your culinary abilities by making your own snacks.  We’ll
supply the ingredients, you’ll supply the creativity!
Call 352-3383 or register on-line at www.morleylibrary.org
library calendar.  Note this program was originally scheduled for Nov. 9th.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

 

PAWS TO READ
Saturday, November 23, 11:00 to 1:00 PM
Kids read to a therapy dog in a relaxed setting.

Reserve a 15 min. time slot to read to a friendly, happy therapy dog.
For school age children reading on their own.
Call the Children’s Room at 440-352-3383 to register.  Space is limited.

 

SCIENCE DISCOVERY

DETAILS TO BE ANNOUNCED

 

WONDER OF CHRISTMAS MAGIC SHOW
Saturday, Dec 14
11:00 - 11:45 am
Join Kathy & Roger Devilla for this fun family magic show!  It will put you in the holiday mood! 
No registration needed

 

HOLIDAY CRAFTS
Drop-by the Children’s Room anytime between
6:00 & 8:00 PM
On Wednesday, December 18
To Create Fun Holiday Crafts & for a drop-in Holiday Storytime!  Make an animal ornament, a gingerbread man ornament & a lace-up Christmas tree. No registration is needed.  Small children will need help.

 

BUILD A GINGERBREAD HOUSE
Saturday, December 21st
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Build a gingerbread house out of graham crackers, frosting & candy.  We supply the materials. 
Bring cover-up. 
Call 352-3383 to register or register on-line at www.morleylibrary.org>library calendar
Parents stay with children. 
This activity will not take the entire 2 hours.

 

YOU, ME & ORIGAMI!
Saturday, December 28th
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
for kids grade K-3

A simple, fun introduction to origami for kids!  Learn the ancient art of paper folding and make 3 different origami figures to take home
Call 352-3383 to register or register on-line at www.morleylibrary.org>
library calendar
 

ALOHA 2014
Monday, December 30th
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
For TWEENS age 9-12

Say goodbye to 2013 and Ahola to 2014 with a Hawaiian themed New Year’s party.  Dressing in beach attire is encouraged.  Call 352-3383 to register or register
on-line at www.morleylibrary.org>library calendar

 

New Year’s Noon
Tuesday, December 31th
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
For kids grades K-3

There’s no need to stay up late to ring in the New Year!  Celebrate 2014 library style and help us
count down to noon.

Call 352-3383 to register or register on-line at www.morleylibrary.org>library calendar