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Teen Programs

Tween
Programs

 

  Morley Library Presents:
Classes
and Programs
 

 

Upcoming Events:

Monday, September 15th - Computer Class
Learn the basics of Windows 7
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. in the basement Classroom
Please register online, by phone or in person.

Thursday, September 18th - Road Scholar educational adventures
Gerry Polizzi, a Road Scholar (formerly Elderhostel) Ambassador, will speak about the Road Scholar Adventures and Lifelong Learning Opportunities
Please register in advance either at the 3rd floor Reference Desk, by phone (352-3383) or online.
Beginning at 7:00 p.m. in Meeting Room A

Monday, September 22nd - Ghost Stories of the Civil War
Presented by historian Paul D. Goebbel.  Tales of paranormal occurrences at various Civil War sites and locations.  Audience members are encouraged to share their own ghostly encounter stories.  Begins at 7:00 p.m. in the basement Meeting Rooms.

Tuesday, September 23rd - Lunch & Learn business seminar
Building Smart Business Credit, presented by Kevin LaCamera (Cardinal Community Credit Union) & Jonathan Mokri (Cooperative Business Services)
The goal of this workshop is to demystify the topic and provide clear, concise advice on how to develop business credit that works harder for your business over the long haul.
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. in the basement Meeting Rooms
Please register with lcport.org


Monday, October 6th - Haunted Housewives
Begins at 7:00 p.m. in the basement Meeting Rooms.

Tuesday, October 7th - Ghosthunting Ohio
Presented by author John Kachuba.
Begins at 7:00 p.m. in the basement Meeting Rooms.


Monday, October 20th - Ghost Lady of Lake County
Presented by Cathi Weber.
Begins at 7:00 p.m. in the basement Meeting Rooms.

Monday, October 27th - Ohio Spirits: Stories, Legends and Tales
from Haunted Ohio Places

Presented by Jim Kleefeld
Begins at 7:00 p.m. in the basement Meeting Rooms.

Tuesday, October 28th - Medicare Checkup
Begins at 1:00 p.m. in Meeting Room A

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Movies

Morley Library frequently presents newly-released DVDs
in our lower level Meeting Rooms.  Films are shown with a projector onto a large screen.  Start time is 6 p.m. unless otherwise noted. You are welcome to bring food and drink.


Upcoming showings:

Monday, September 8th - Draft Day, PG-13, 110 minutes

Thursday, September 11th - Captain America: The Winter Soldier,
rated PG-13, 136 minutes

Thursday, September 25th - Godzilla, PG-13, 123 minutes

** Start time is 6 p.m. unless otherwise noted. **

Dates and titles are added frequently.
Check back for updates!

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Book Discussion Groups

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Original Book Discussion Groups

2014 Reading Lists

Tuesday Afternoon (2 PM) Wednesday Evening (7 PM)
   

September 9:  Ziegelman, Jane.  97 Orchard:  An Edible History… (394.12)

September 10:  Buck, Pearl.  The Good Earth. (Fiction, Required Read., Audio, DVD)

October 14:  Joyce, Rachel.  Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry.  (Fiction)

October 8: Nicolson, Juliet.  The Perfect Summer; England, 1911… (942.083)

November 11: Hunt, Linda.  Bold Spirit.  (Popular Paperbacks)

November 12: Coplin, Amanda.  The Orchardist.  (Fiction)
December 9:  Walker, Karen.  Age of Miracles.  (Fiction / Teen Paperback)

December 10: Ziegelman, Jane.  97 Orchard:  An Edible History… (394.12)

January 13, 2015:  Millard, Candace.  Destiny of a Republic.  (973.84, also Audio)

January 14, 2015:  Alcott, Kate.  The Dressmaker.  (Fiction)

February 10, 2015:  Jonesson, Jones.  100 Year-old Man who Climbed Out a Window.  (on order; LP Fiction)

February 11, 2015:  Bauby, Jean-Dominque.  The Diving Bell and the Butterfly.  (844.914, and DVD)

March 10, 2015:  DeWaal, Edmund.  The Hare with the Amber Eyes.  (709.04) March 11, 2015:  Winspear, Jacqueline.  Maisie Dobbs.  (Mystery, LP)
April 14, 2015: Brunt, Carol Rifka.  Tell the Wolves I'm Home. (Fiction)

April 8, 2015: Dosa, David.  Making the Rounds with Oscar.  (362.1756)

May 12, 2015 - Kiernan, Denise.  The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win WWII.  (976.873, regular & large print) May 13, 2015: Buchanan, Cathy Marie.  Painted Girls.  (Fiction)
June 9th, 2015: Ondaatje, Michael.  Cat's Table.  (Fiction, also available on audio) June 10th, 2015: Roach, Mary.  Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal.  (612.3; also available on audio)


  Dial M for Morley, the Mystery Book Discussion Group
     Each meeting is held on a Monday at 10:00 a.m.

September 22nd - Defending Jacob by William Landry
October 27th - Murder of the Century by Paul Collins
November 24th - The Bat by Jo Nesbø
December - no meeting
 

eel Talk


Love books?  Love movies?  Love books made into movies?

Then you'll love this new discussion group.  Each month, a title will be selected for you to both read and view before we meet to discuss it.  Copies of the book and movie are available for pickup at the Checkout Desk on the Main Floor.
If you have any questions about Reel Talk, contact the 3rd Floor Reference Desk.  New members are welcome at anytime.  Must be 18 years of age or older.

2:45-3:45 p.m.


Unable to attend, but still want to participate?  Read the book, watch the movie and email your comments to:
reference@morleylibrary.org
We will share your comments with the group.

 

Upcoming books & films:

September 22nd - Life of Pi by Yann Martel

October 27th - East of Eden by John Steinbeck

December 15th - A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

 

 

 

Financial Support from the Friends of Morley Library
makes many of these programs and classes possible.

 

Updated 8.30.14