Adult Programs

Register for programs at the Reference Desk, on the 3rd floor, or call Morley Library at 440-352-3383. To register online, simply click on the date and time of the program, then fill out the form completely. Thank you!

See upcoming Special Events!

Teens (and parents) - see our Teen Events page!

  

April Programs:

 

Computer Class - Question & Answer

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Computer class for beginners. Come with questions and we'll do our best to answer them. Topics can include Windows 10, the Internet and more.

Please register.

Wednesday, April 19, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM in the Classroom

 

Tai Chi Thursday

Thursday, April 20, 2017

De-stress and relax with Libby Hill, from Family Karate. The class is free and will last for 30 minutes. Requirements: Comfortable Clothing, Sturdy shoes, Sign a waiver. Class size is limited to 12 participants: the first 12 to arrive will be admitted to the class.

No registration required.

Thursday, April 20, 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM in the Classroom

 

TERKK's Computer Services community workshop

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Helpdesk open discussion about tech issues you may be having.

Please contact TERKK’s to register. Call (440) 350-1903

Saturday, April 22, 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM in the Classroom

 

Computer Class - Question & Answer

Monday, April 24, 2017

Computer class for beginners. Come with questions and we'll do our best to answer them. Topics can include Windows 10, the Internet and more.

Please register.

Monday, April 24, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM in the Classroom

 

Reel Talk Book into Film Discussion Group

Monday, April 24, 2017

The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins as well as the film The Girl on the Train. Copies of the book and DVD will be available at the Check-out desk.

No registration required.

Monday, April 24, 2:45 PM to 4:30 PM in Study Room A

 

Movie Night - SING

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Animated film starring the voices of Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon & Seth MacFarlane.

Dapper Koala Buster Moon presides over a once-grand theater that has fallen on hard times. An eternal optimist, and a bit of a scoundrel, he loves his theater above all and will do anything to preserve it. Facing the crumbling of his life's ambition, he takes one final chance to restore his fading jewel to its former glory by producing the world's greatest singing competition. Five contestants emerge: a mouse, a timid elephant, a pig, a gorilla and a punk-rock porcupine.

Rated: PG

108 minutes

Movie information at IMDB

Movie reviews at Rotten Tomatoes

No registration needed.

Thursday, April 27, 6:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

  

May Programs:

 

Tai Chi Thursday

Thursday, May 4, 2017

De-stress and relax with Libby Hill, from Family Karate. The class is free and will last for 30 minutes. Requirements: Comfortable Clothing, Sturdy shoes, Sign a waiver. Class size is limited to 12 participants: the first 12 to arrive will be admitted to the class.

No registration required.

Thursday, May 4, 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM in the Classroom

 

Movie Night - La La Land

Monday, May 8, 2017

Sebastian (Ryan Gosling) and Mia (Emma Stone) are drawn together by their common desire to do what they love. But as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they worked so hard to maintain in each other threaten to rip them apart.

Rated: PG-13

2 hours and 8 minutes

Movie information at IMDB

Movie reviews at Rotten Tomatoes

No registration needed.

Monday, May 8, 6:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

  

Tuesday Afternoon Book Discussion Group

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend by Katarina Bivald

No registration required.

Tuesday, May 9, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM in the Board Room

 

Dan Ruminski's Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires' Row

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Learn more about Cassie Chadwick, an outlandish swindler, who died in prison. What was Mrs. Rockefeller really like and what influence did she have on her husband? This talk gives the audience a personal look at the women of Millionaires' Row. You will hear truly a fascinating tales that will both enlighten and entertain! Refreshments provided.

Please register.

Tuesday, May 9, 6:30 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

 

Wednesday Evening Book Discussion Group

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The Dead Key by D.M. Pulley

No registration required.

Wednesday, May 10, 7:00 PM to 8:45 PM in the Board Room

 

Movie Night - Hidden Figures

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Three brilliant African-American women at NASA -- Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monáe) -- serve as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn (Glen Powell) into orbit, a stunning achievement that restored the nation's confidence, turned around the Space Race and galvanized the world.

You can also check out the bestselling book, audiobook, eBook or eAudiobook from the library! Written by Margot Lee Shetterly.

Rated: PG-13

2 hours and 7 minutes

Movie information at IMDB

Movie reviews at Rotten Tomatoes

No registration needed.

Thursday, May 11, 6:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

  

Adult Craft of the Month: Faux Stained Glass

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Please note: this project will take 2 sessions to complete. Session 2 is on May 18 from 6:30-7:30 PM

In tonight's class, you will begin to create a one-of-a-kind, "stained glass" votive holder. Choose a design, or create one of your own. Then, use liquid leading to draw the outlines onto the votive holders. Once the designs have dried, we will come back (May 18) to stain the glass sections.

Please register.

Thursday, May 11, 6:30 PM in the basement Classroom

 

Mothers Day Tea & Trivia

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Calling all Masterpiece Theatre lovers!

It's time for another fun-filled afternoon of tea and trivia. Brush up on the amazing PBS spring lineup: Victoria, The Bronte Sisters, Home Fires, and Wolf Hall, and favorites like Sherlock. There will be food, fun, and lots of good prizes. Dress in your Sunday best or like one of your favorite characters for more chances to win. You may bring your own tea cup or use one from our lovely collection.

What good would Mother's Day be without a tea party?! Register now so you don't have to find out!

Please register.

Saturday, May 13, 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

 

Tai Chi Thursday

Thursday, May 18, 2017

De-stress and relax with Libby Hill, from Family Karate. The class is free and will last for 30 minutes. Requirements: Comfortable Clothing, Sturdy shoes, Sign a waiver. Class size is limited to 12 participants: the first 12 to arrive will be admitted to the class.

No registration required.

Thursday, May 18, 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM in the Classroom

 

Adult Craft of the Month: Faux Stained Glass, PART 2

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Session #2. We'll be finishing up our crafts that we started on May 11th.

Please register.

Thursday, May 18, 6:30 PM in the basement Classroom

 

Reel Talk Book into Film Discussion Group

Monday, May 22, 2017

Catch Me If You Can: The Amazing True Story of the Youngest and Most Daring Con Man in the History of Fun and Profit by Frank W. Abagnale as well as the film Catch Me If You Can. Copies of the book and DVD will be available at the Check-out desk.

No registration required.

Monday, May 22, 2:45 PM to 4:30 PM in Study Room A

 

Movie Night - Split (2016)

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Split (2016) - written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan

Though Kevin (James McAvoy) has evidenced 23 personalities to his trusted psychiatrist, Dr. Fletcher (Betty Buckley), there remains one still submerged who is set to materialize and dominate all of the others. Compelled to abduct three teenage girls led by the willful, observant Casey, Kevin reaches a war for survival among all of those contained within him -- as well as everyone around him -- as the walls between his compartments shatter.

Rated: PG-13

1 hour and 57 minutes

Movie information at IMDB

Movie reviews at Rotten Tomatoes

No registration needed.

Thursday, May 25, 6:00 PM in the combined Meeting Room A and B

  

The Adult Summer Reading Program begins on Tuesday, May 30th