Avon Branch Library

37485 Harvest Ave., Avon, 440-934-4743, lorainpubliclibrary.org

Baby and Me

Baby and Me Story Time on Facebook Live will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday. Intended for babies, birth through 18 months or early walkers with their caregivers. Facebook.com/LorainPublicLibrarySystem.

Story Stop

Story Stop on Facebook Live will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday. Enjoy stories, songs and activities from the comfort of your own home. Facebook.com/LorainPublicLibrarySystem.

Window fun

On Tuesday, walk around the outside of the library to find a fun story or scavenger hunt in the windows. Stop in for a scavenger hunt list first and again after for a little prize.

Avon Lake Public Library

32649 Electric Blvd., Avon Lake, 440-933-8128, alpl.org

‘Family Read Aloud’

“Family Read Aloud” and book discussion sets are available any day for curbside pickup. The library has chosen a few of its favorite books for your family or small group. Each book includes a discussion and activity guide to help make the book more fun and meaningful. Request a title through the website, alpl.org/alpl@home or call 440-933-8917.

Teen on Discord

“Mental Health Mondays,” a teen event on Discord, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday. To join the Discord server and participate, apply for an invite code via Google form at https://forms.gle/gqfxoTuNqhjVXq3EA.

Gmail help

Gmail help will be available via Zoom at 6 p.m. Tuesday for adults and teens. Registration for this event will close at 10 a.m. Tuesday. The Zoom link will be sent by noon Tuesday to those registered. Attendants can join the meeting starting at 5:45 p.m.

Bay Village Branch Library

502 Cahoon Road, 440-871-6392, cuyahogalibrary.org

Featured authors

Join the conversation featuring author Emily Levesque at 7 p.m. today. She is the author of “The Last Stargazers” and is a professor in the University of Washington’s astronomy department. This event will be broadcast on CCPL Facebook live: facebook.com/cuyahogalib/live. This is part of Northeast Ohio’s largest book club, One Community Reads.

Domonkas Branch Library

4152 Lake Road, Sheffield Lake, 440-949-7410, lorainpubliclibrary.org

Grab-and-go activity

Pick up the grab-and-go activity titled “Coffee Filter Skydiver” through Saturday. Markers are an option to complete this activity. While supplies last. Please call for availability.

Baby and Me

Baby and Me Story Time on Facebook Live will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday. Intended for babies, birth through 18 months or early walkers with their caregivers. Facebook.com/LorainPublicLibrarySystem.

Summer lunch

The library is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Those age 18 or younger are invited to lunch from noon to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday. Preregistration is required.

Story Stop

Story Stop on Facebook Live will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday. Enjoy stories, songs and activities from the comfort of your own home. Facebook.com/LorainPublicLibrarySystem.

Fairview Park Branch Library

21255 Lorain Road, 440-333-4700, cuyahogalibrary.org

Free digital newsstand

Enjoy your favorite news publications and magazines anytime, anywhere using your library card. Flipster lets you download your favorite magazines to read online or offline. There are no subscription fees, no waitlists and no late fees. Download as many Flipster titles as you want, no limit.

HSE/GED and ESOL classes

All HSE/GED and ESOL orientation and classes are being offered online. Complete a registration form at aspiregreatercleveland.org/career-services or call 1-833-ASPIRE2. Also visit the website or call for more information on the programs.

North Olmsted Branch Library

27403 Lorain Road, 440-777-6211, cuyahogalibrary.org

Summer lunch

Are you 18 or younger and looking for a place to get a nutritious meal during the summer? Come to the library from 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Monday through Friday for a “grab-and-go” meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. While supplies last.

‘Computers for Kids’

The library is collaborating with WKYC and PCs for People through Monday to help bridge the digital divide in our community. You can donate used desktop and laptop computers during regular hours. PCs for People will be at the North Olmsted Branch Library to collect curbside donations from 4-7 p.m. Monday. PCs for People will erase all data, refurbish the computers and distribute them to students in need throughout the county.

North Ridgeville Branch Library

35700 Bainbridge Road, 440-327-8326, lorainpubliclibrary.org

Grab-and-go activity

“Grow a Beanstalk” is the grab-and-go activity through Saturday. Needed for the activity are crayons, tape, water and a window for light. While supplies last. Please call for availability.

Baby and Me

Baby and Me Story Time on Facebook Live will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday. Intended for babies, birth through 18 months or early walkers with their caregivers. Facebook.com/LorainPublicLibrarySystem.

Produce pickup

Heart & Sole fresh produce pickup provided by Gerhart’s will be available at 3 p.m. Thursday in the library’s parking lot. Support North Ridgeville farmers. Each produce bag is only $10 and exact change is required. Reservations can be made at bit.ly/producelibrary. For more information, visit facebook.com/nrheartandsole/.

Rocky River Public Library

1600 Hampton Road, 440-333-7610, rrpl.org.

Adult book club

Booked by the Lieutenant will meet online at 6:30 p.m. Thursday. The featured book is “White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism” by Robin DiAngelo. Join the discussion of ideas led by Lt. George Lichman of the Rocky River Police Department.

Tech tips

Ten Minute Tech Tips presents “How Can I Move Around a Web Page More Easily?” at 10 a.m. Tuesday. Visit Livestream.com/rrpl. To use the chat feature to ask questions or talk, sign up for a free Livestream account before the program.

‘Messy Art @ Home’

“Messy Art @ Home” for children ages 2-3 and their caregivers will be available from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. beginning Tuesday. Register and pick up a kit that includes everything you need to make a process-centered art project.

Westlake Porter Public Library

27333 Center Ridge Road, 440-871-2600, westlakelibrary.org

Virtual Trivia Night

“Virtual Trivia Night@Porter: Music and Fun Stuff Edition” will be held at 7 p.m. today. Play as a single player or as a family. Presented live via Zoom. To participate, register to get a Zoom invitation to Virtual Trivia Night.

Kindergarten kick-off

The “Kindergarten Kick-Off Surprise Bag” will be available from 9 a.m.-9 p.m. starting Tuesday. Stop by the Youth Services Department to pick up a surprise bag filled with supplies to help celebrate the first week of kindergarten. While supplies last.

‘Library at 11’

“Library at 11” will be presented online at 11 a.m. Tuesday and Sept. 2, 3 and 4. Join in on Facebook, Instagram or YouTube to see what family friendly video is in store for you.

Horror Film Club

The Horror Film Club online edition will be held at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 2. The club will meet using the video sharing site Watch2Gether. To participate, check the event on the library’s website as early as 6 p.m. on Sept. 2. You do not need an account with Watch2Gether to participate. New members are welcome.

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