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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Spirits with a Twist: Before I Go to Sleep

3:00pm - 4:00pm
online via ZOOM
Registration
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: online via ZOOM
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Christine wakes up every morning in an unfamiliar bed with an unfamiliar man. She looks in the mirror and sees an unfamiliar, middle-aged face. And every morning, the man she has woken up with must explain that he is Ben, he is her husband, she is fo...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Curbside Pickup
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
We miss doing crafts together too!  We’re putting together bags of craft supplies that you can pick up through our curbside service.  Request crafts when you arrive at the library by calling the Curbside desk at 440-933-8128.  Crafts a...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Mental Health Mondays on Discord

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Teen Space
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Community Engagement, Health & Wellness
Event Details:
We want to make sure you’re feeling OK (and it’s OK not to feel OK right now). Lisa Goodwin from LCADA will be our guest while we help you through any stuff you have going on. This Virtual Teen Event is on Discord! If you would like to joi...

Possible Special Election

5:00am - 9:00pm
Waugaman Gallery
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Waugaman Gallery
Purpose of Meeting
Hold the Gallery for a possible Special Election  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Virtual Family Story Time

11:00am - 11:30am
online via YOUTUBE
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: online via YOUTUBE
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Our Family Story Times are going virtual this summer!  Each week, join a different staff member to hear a couple stories, do some fingerplays, and SEE THE FISH!  New videos will be posted each Tuesday morning at 11am and will be available o...
This event is in the "Children" group.

DiscoveryWorks Tree House Club ( Ages 8-11)

1:00pm - 1:30pm
online via ZOOM
Registration
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: online via ZOOM
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Educational/Instructional, Entertainment, Science & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Superhero Lego Challenge Test your building skills as you create a superhero and more! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

DiscoveryWorks Wee Science Sampler (Ages 3-5)

9:30am - 10:00am
online via ZOOM
Registration
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: online via ZOOM
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Educational/Instructional, Entertainment, Science & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Dinosaurs Make a dinosaur counting game as you learn about these ancient reptiles! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

DiscoveryWorks Wee Science Sampler (Ages 3-5)

1:00pm - 1:30pm
online via ZOOM
Registration
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: online via ZOOM
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Educational/Instructional, Entertainment, Science & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Dinosaurs Make a dinosaur counting game as you learn about these ancient reptile! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

DiscoveryWorks Wee Science Sampler (Ages 3-5)

6:00pm - 6:30pm
online via ZOOM
Registration
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: online via ZOOM
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Educational/Instructional, Entertainment, Science & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Dinosaurs Make a dinosaur counting game as you learn about these ancient reptiles! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Discussion, Community Engagement
Event Details:
Share what you’re reading currently and get personalized recommendations from Gina. This Teen Event is on Discord! If you would like to join our Discord server and participate in our events, apply for an invite code via our Google form: ht...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Curbside Pickup
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
We miss doing crafts together too!  We’re putting together bags of craft supplies that you can pick up through our curbside service.  Request crafts when you arrive at the library by calling the Curbside desk at 440-933-8128.  Crafts a...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Mental Health Mondays on Discord

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Teen Space
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Community Engagement, Health & Wellness
Event Details:
We want to make sure you’re feeling OK (and it’s OK not to feel OK right now). Lisa Goodwin from LCADA will be our guest while we help you through any stuff you have going on. This Virtual Teen Event is on Discord! If you would like to joi...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Stitch Niche

6:30pm - 8:30pm
Lakeshore Room
Cancelled
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Lakeshore Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Educational/Instructional
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Virtual Family Story Time

11:00am - 11:30am
online via YOUTUBE
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: online via YOUTUBE
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Our Family Story Times are going virtual this summer!  Each week, join a different staff member to hear a couple stories, do some fingerplays, and SEE THE FISH!  New videos will be posted each Tuesday morning at 11am and will be available o...
This event is in the "Children" group.

DiscoveryWorks Jr. Tree House Club ( Ages 6-7)

1:00pm - 1:30pm
online via ZOOM
Registration
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: online via ZOOM
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Educational/Instructional, Entertainment, Science & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Windy Weather Watch Learn about wind and make a colorful windsock to help you "see" air as it moves. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Account Security

5:00pm - 6:00pm
online via ZOOM
Registration
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: online via ZOOM
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 75
Event Details:

Perplexed about computers and surviving in an increasingly digital world?  Our technology expert Maxx Mittlestadt has a monthly session on important topics, with questions answered and hands-on opportunities.

Protecting online accounts and online privacy are essential for everyone. Lecture topic are password managers, two-factor authentication, password recovery, and virtual private networks (VPNs).  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Do you know Avon Lake? A trivia night!

7:00pm - 8:00pm
online via ZOOM
Registration
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: online via ZOOM
Age Group: Adults, Family
Program Type: Fun & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Event Details:
How well do you know Avon Lake?  Challenge yourself and play against others with a mix of historical and contemporary questions.  We are excited to present this with the help of the Avon Lake Historical Society.    ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Jungle Terry--the virtual edition!

1:00pm - 1:30pm
online via YOUTUBE
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: online via YOUTUBE
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Summer wouldn't be the same without a Jungle Terry show!  Join us on the ALPL YouTube channel for a special video version of Jungle Terry's show, created just for the kids of Avon Lake. Check here for the link on the program date. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

ALPL Board of Trustees Regular Meeting

7:00pm - 9:00pm
online via ZOOM
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: online via ZOOM
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
The regular meeting of the Library Board of Trustees. Open to the public.  To join the meeting, please email William Rutger at wrutger@avonlake.lib.oh.us to receive login information. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Beginner Guitar Lesson Part #1

9:30am - 10:30am
Friends Room
Registration
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Friends Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Brad will cover the basics of the acoustic guitar.  He will also show participants how to play several guitar riffs. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Beginner Guitar Lesson Part 2

10:30am - 11:30am
Friends Room
Registration
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Friends Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
If you have taken Adult Beginner Guitar Lessons with Brad, this is the next step, Adult Beginner Guitar Lessons Part II. If you have tried to play guitar, taught yourself some tunes but need a little more, then this is the class for you. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Curbside Pickup
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
These crafts are designed for independent crafters generally aged 8-12.  These crafts will take longer and be a little messier.  You may need to go outside!   One per child, per week while supplies last during the week of: J...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Mental Health Mondays on Discord

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Teen Space
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Community Engagement, Health & Wellness
Event Details:
We want to make sure you’re feeling OK (and it’s OK not to feel OK right now). Lisa Goodwin from LCADA will be our guest while we help you through any stuff you have going on. This Virtual Teen Event is on Discord! If you would like to joi...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Anime Club on Discord

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Space
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:

Interested in Anime or Manga?  Join our Anime Club!  We meet every third Tuesday monthly.  Cosplay is welcome!

This Teen Event is now on Discord! If you would like to join our Discord server and participate in our events, apply for an invite code via our Google form: https://forms.gle/gqfxoTuNqhjVXq3EA The server will mostly be on read-only wh...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Baby Bounces with Ms. Kim

11:00am - 11:15am
online via YOUTUBE
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: online via YOUTUBE
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Join Ms. Kim on the ALPL YouTube channel to learn some new fingerplays and lapsits to do with your baby.  Video will be posted at 11am on July 22 and will be available until August 19, when a new video will be posted.   Check here f...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Beach Blanket Book Club a la Zoom

2:00pm - 3:00pm
online via ZOOM
Registration
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: online via ZOOM
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
The shores of Lake Erie will not be our meeting place this year, but we will make do with a virtual meeting on Zoom. Our August book will be Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens. You may place a hold on a copy of the book, and will be contacte...