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Library Events (Nordonia Hills Branch Library; News Leader Sept. 14, 2016)

Published: September 14, 2016 12:00 AM

Nordonia Hills Branch Library hours:

/ Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

/ Friday, Noon to 6 p.m.

/ Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Closed Sundays

Monthly Challenges

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For kindergarten through grade 5: Monthly challenges will be located in children's area. Complete the challenge for a chance to win a small prize.

For the September project, color-by-number an autumn picture.

Socrates Caf

Interested in candid, thought-provoking conversation? Join fellow patrons at the Socrates Caf, an informal adult discussion that takes place each month here at the library. The Cafe returns to Wednesdays starting Sept. 14 at 6:30 p.m. 16 and over.

Yoga for Little Ones

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Nirvana Yoga will be here for some yoga fun. This event is for children 2-5 on Sept. 15 at 11 a.m. Space is limited. Registration is suggested.

Medicare 101

Viktoria Jurkovic with the Ohio Department of Insurance's OSHIIP division will provide an overview of Medicare Part A and Part B benefits, the prescription drug benefit (Part D), Medicare Advantage plans, and Medicare supplement insurance Sept. 15, at 2 p.m. Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program representatives are trained by the state, and do not sell or promote any insurance companies, policies, or agents. Registration is suggested.

Star Trek marks 50

Julie Washington of the Plain Dealer discusses the landmark science fiction television show, its many related projects, and the impact it has had on pop culture during the 50th anniversary of the original Star Trek Sept. 15, at 7 p.m. Members of the USS Lagrange Starfleet organization will also be on hand with giveaways, coloring sheets, trivia, and more. Take a selfie with Spock Registration is suggested.

Third-, fourth-grade Book Club

For children in third and fourth grades. Once a month at 4 p.m., the group will read a different chapter book and then come in and talk about it with others over a drink and a snack. On Sept. 19, the group will read Brambleheart by Henry Cole.

Mini Teen

Makerspace

For students in grade 5 and up. One Tuesday a month at 6:30 p.m. the group will get together and create with a different medium. On Tuesday, Sept. 20, the group is going to program Ozobots.

College Planning Workshop

Come learn the number one way to get more free money for college, how to get the maximum amount of financial aid, and tips on the ACT, SAT and AP exams. Find out why the new FAFSA rules will cost you thousands of dollars in financial aid and why you should never own a 529 plan or some other popular college savings plans. This workshop is presented in association with Joel Wymer, Certified College Planner of College Planning Strategies, on Sept. 20, at 6:30 p.m.

Writers' Guild of Nordonia Hills

Writers wanted; New writers and old hands welcome: fiction, nonfiction, and everything in between. Have your work critiqued and give feedback to others in a fun and friendly environment. Bring a sample of your work to share. Light snacks provided. Meets the third Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. The next meeting will be Sept. 21.

Travel Talk: Greenland & Denmark

Dr. Anne Schoeffler discusses her 2016 summer trip to Greenland and Denmark, with a special focus on her research work on climate science Sept. 21, at 7 p.m. This includes photos of the expedition. Registration is suggested.

Titanic: Tragedy of Errors

An entertaining and educational presentation designed to answer five questions regarding the Titanic tragedy will be Sept. 22, at 7 p.m. There are also six interactive mysteries (with special effects) for the audience to solve. Registration is suggested. Refreshments are served.

For more information, call 330-467-8595, or visit the library at 9458 Olde Eight Road.


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