Upcoming programs at Bay Village Branch Library
Bill Kelly, a former chair of the American Library Association's Notable Books Council and past member of the Carnegie Medal Jury, will join us at the Bay Village branch library on Thursday, Feb. 15, at 7 p.m to present the Best Books of 2017.
Mondays & Tuesdays (10 a.m.) TODDLER STORYTIME – ages 19-35 months
Tuesdays (6:45 p.m.) FAMILY STORYTIME – for all ages
Wednesdays (10 a.m.) BABY & ME STORYTIME – ages birth-18 months
Thursdays (10 a.m.) PRESCHOOL STORYTIME – ages 3-5 (not yet in kindergarten)
Fridays (10 a.m.) FAMILY STORYTIME – for all ages
Wednesday, Feb. 7 (7 p.m.) MAD SCIENTISTS: UNDER PRESSURE – Join us for a hands-on science program where we try to support a book using only one piece of paper. Sponsored by the Friends of the Bay Village Branch Library. Registration required.
Wednesday, Feb. 14 (3:15 p.m.) SWEET SCIENCE VALENTINE'S DAY PARTY – Grades K-3: Sweet for science? This program lets you eat what you experiment with. Candy, cookies and other sugary confections will be used to fizz, bubble and pop your way to fun and learning. Sponsored by the Friends of the Bay Village Branch Library. Registration required.
Monday, Feb. 19 (2 p.m.) KIDS CARTOON – Grades 3-6: Join a guest artist in the graphic design field as you learn how to draw cartoons and comic strips and practice drawing your own! Registration required.
Wednesdays, Feb. 7, 14, 21, 28 (3 p.m.) TEEN ZONE – Grades 5 & up: Chill with something fun to do after school: gaming, art, movies, technology and more!
Monday, Feb. 12 (6:30-8 p.m.) KEEP CALM & COLOR ON: ADULT COLORING – Drop in and experience the latest trend in relaxation: adult coloring books! Studies show coloring can have a calming effect on the adult mind and help to promote overall wellness. Coloring pages from books designed especially for adults as well as colored pencils markers or crayons will be provided. We'll color to some relaxing music. Refreshments will be available.
Tuesdays, Feb. 13, 20 and 27 (10 a.m.) TAI CHI – This four-week series is specifically designed for people with arthritis and related disorders. It is based on the Sun style Tai Chi which includes agile steps and gentle movements which have higher steps making it easier for people with arthritis and related disorders and people with impaired strength. It has been shown to improve mobility, breathing and relaxation.
Tuesday, Feb. 20 (1-5 p.m.) BLOOD DRIVE – For more information or to make an appointment visit redcrossblood.org or call the American Red Cross at 800-RED-CROSS (800-733-2767).
Wednesdays, Feb. 7, 14, 21, 28 (5:30-8:30 p.m.) DROP IN & DOWNLOAD – Learn how to borrow free eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines, movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime, anywhere. Bring your device and passwords and our staff will get you started.
Wednesday, Feb. 14 (1:30 p.m.) WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON BOOK DISCUSSION – Join us as we discuss "And After the Fire" by Lauren Belfer. Books are available at the checkout desk.
Thursday, Feb. 15 (7 p.m.) BEST BOOKS 2017 – Join us as Bill Kelly presents the list of Best Books for 2017.
Saturday, Feb. 17 (9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.) PHOTOSHOP/ILLUSTRATOR 101 – Learn how to edit and manipulate images using basic tools available in Adobe Photoshop. Topics include how to crop and rotate images use color correction tools work with layers and more. Design a logo using the various shape drawing and text tools available in Adobe Illustrator. Prerequisite: PowerPoint 101. Registration required.
Please register to attend the programs online at cuyahogalibrary.org, call us at 440-871-6392, or stop in to the library at 502 Cahoon Road and register with librarian.