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This event is in the "Children" group.

Paws to Read 5:45-6:00

December 11, 2019
5:45pm - 6:00pm
Children's Department
Registration
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Children's Department
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:

Are you tired of reading to your mom or dad? Sign up for a 15 minute time slot to read with a dog from Therapy Dogs International or Pet Partners.  Dogs make the best listeners! Grades K-4. Registration required at the Children’s desk or alpl.org beginning one week prior to each event.

This event is in the "Children" group.

DiscoveryWorks Wee Science Sampler - Nursery Rhyme Science (Ages 3-5)

December 11, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Friends Room
Registration
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Friends Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Educational/Instructional, Science & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:

This one-hour program is filled with hands-on activities designed to entertain and educate your little one. Ages 3-5, accompanied by an adult.

Nursery Rhyme Science Build a catapult to help the cow jump over the moon, use a magic tool to guide the mouse up the clock, and discover what else Jack and Jill found in their pail of water! ...

Belden Pointe HOA

December 11, 2019
6:00pm - 8:30pm
McMahan Meeting Room
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: McMahan Meeting Room
Purpose of Meeting
Annual Meeting of Belden Pointe HOA  ...

Westshore Watercolor Society

December 12, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
McMahan Meeting Room
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: McMahan Meeting Room
Purpose of Meeting
Westshore Watercolor Society meets weekly to improve watercolor techniques through instruction and practice. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (8-12)" group.

Retro and VR Game-apalooza

December 12, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Waugaman Gallery
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Waugaman Gallery
Age Group: Teens, Tweens (8-12)
Program Type: Fun & Games
Event Details:
Come on in and play a bit of the future and the past! VR experiences include Google Cardboard, Oculus, Playstation VR, and more. You’re also welcome to play your favorite retro video games. Ages 10-17. ...

Disclaimer(s)

We cannot guarantee food served has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Kiwanis

December 12, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Waugaman Gallery
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Waugaman Gallery
Purpose of Meeting
Weekly meeting of Kiwanis ...

ALPL Board Meeting

December 12, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Lakeshore Room
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Lakeshore Room
Purpose of Meeting
Avon Lake Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting  ...

Westlake R C Club

December 12, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
McMahan Meeting Room
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: McMahan Meeting Room
Purpose of Meeting
Meeting of the Westlake R C Club ...

American Red Cross

December 13, 2019
9:30am - 12:30pm
McMahan Meeting Room
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: McMahan Meeting Room
Purpose of Meeting
Red cross training ...

ALECPTA Craft Club

December 14, 2019
9:00am - 11:30am
McMahan Meeting Room
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: McMahan Meeting Room
Purpose of Meeting
Meeting of the Avon Lake Early Childhood PTA Craft Club. ...

Jehovah's Witnesses

December 14, 2019
9:00am - 12:00pm
Friends Room
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Friends Room
Purpose of Meeting
Meeting of the Avon Lake Jehovah's Witnesses ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (8-12)" group.

Star Wars Movie Binge

December 14, 2019
9:30am - 4:30pm
Waugaman Gallery
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Waugaman Gallery
Age Group: Children, Everyone, Family, Teens, Tweens (8-12)
Program Type: Movie
Event Details:
Get ready for the December 18 release of Star Wars, Episode IX, The Rise of Skywalker by going back to where it all started.  Bring your pillow and blanket and settle in to the Waugaman Gallery for a day of classic Star Wars. Popcorn provided. ...

Girl Scout Troop 50283

December 15, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
McMahan Meeting Room
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: McMahan Meeting Room
Purpose of Meeting
Girl Scout Troop Meeting  ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Star Wars Celebration

December 15, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Waugaman Gallery
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Waugaman Gallery
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Entertainment, Fun & Games, Movie
Event Details:
Fans of all ages are invited to attend in costume and try your hand at Star Wars-themed carnival games.  Enjoy snacks, crafts, and meet other costumed characters. Children 12 and under who complete all games will be awarded a pool noodle saber t...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Lakeshore Writer's Group

December 16, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lakeshore Room
Registration
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Lakeshore Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Educational/Instructional, Workshop
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Do you want to write a book, or anything at all?  Published Avon Lake author Kathryn Eyring hosts a monthly group where participants will get to meet each other, share their writing and get feedback on the process.  Sign up to join us anyti...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Morning Mingle

December 17, 2019
9:30am - 11:00am
Waugaman Gallery
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Waugaman Gallery
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Educational/Instructional, Job & Career Development, Workshop
Event Details:

Calling home-based and sole-proprietor operations in our area!  This networking group is designed to help you meet others, share information and learn from experts.  This is a partnership between the Library, the City of Avon Lake and SBDC @ LCCC.

SBDC staff are available for consultation after the meeting!  Contact Beth Gantz at 440-366-4370 or bgantz@lorainccc.edu. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tea Time Book Club 1

December 17, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Waugaman Gallery
Registration
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Waugaman Gallery
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:

It’s tea time at the library! You are invited to join us for an afternoon of tea, cookies, and a friendly discussion about a great book. Feel free to bring your favorite tea cup. Books for the following month are available at each meeting and at the Information Desk, but quantities are limited.

This month's book is Britt-Marie was Here by Fredrik Backman. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tea Time Book Club 2

December 17, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Waugaman Gallery
Registration
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Waugaman Gallery
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:

It’s tea time at the library! You are invited to join us for an afternoon of tea, cookies, and a friendly discussion about a great book. Feel free to bring your favorite tea cup. Books for the following month are available at each meeting and at the Information Desk, but quantities are limited.

This month's book is Britt-Marie was Here by Frederik Backman. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Anime Club

December 17, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
McMahan Meeting Room
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: McMahan Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Entertainment, Fun & Games
Event Details:

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

Disclaimer(s)

We cannot guarantee food served has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Healing Strong

December 17, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Friends Room
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Friends Room
Purpose of Meeting
Monthly meeting of Healing Strong ...

Hope and Loss Group

December 17, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Parke Conference Room
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Parke Conference Room
Purpose of Meeting
Monthly meeting of Emily's Gift of Hope, hope and loss support group. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Bookin' and Cookin'

December 18, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
McMahan Meeting Room
Registration
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: McMahan Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Food & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Grab a bite to read! Each month participants will select and prepare a themed recipe (10-12 servings) from the library's cookbook collection.  We'll sample our culinary creations and exchange recipes. Themes: September 18 Southern   Octo...

Disclaimer(s)

We cannot guarantee food served has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Children" group.

DiscoveryWorks Wee STEM (Ages 3-5)

December 19, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
DiscoveryWorks Main
Library Branch: DiscoveryWorks
Room: DiscoveryWorks Main
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Educational/Instructional, Science & Technology
Event Details:
What is Wee STEM? Science, Technology, Engineering and Math This hands-on program is geared to let your 3-5 year old explore and ask questions. Your little ones will discover what works and what doesn't as they perform simple tasks. No registra...

Kiwanis

December 19, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Waugaman Gallery
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: Waugaman Gallery
Purpose of Meeting
Weekly meeting of Kiwanis ...

American Red Cross BLS CPR class

December 20, 2019
9:30am - 12:30pm
McMahan Meeting Room
Library Branch: Avon Lake Public Library
Room: McMahan Meeting Room
Purpose of Meeting
American Red Cross BLS CPR class.  Visit redcross.org for more information.  ...