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Published: March 29, 2017 12:00 AM

Nordonia Hills branch library hours set

The library is open Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.,Friday from noon to 6 p.m.,Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The library is closed Sundays.

Cooking club meets

An interactive group for discussing all things cooking, comparing recipes, and trying new eats the first Tuesday of each month. The next meeting is April 4 at 6 p.m.

Crafters' Corner

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Join your fellow craft enthusiasts for daylong fun. Bring your own supplies. All crafts welcome. Lots of table space to spread out. Refreshments served. Come for an hour or the entire day. Saturday, April 1, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Night Out Nordonia

Game experts from The Malted Meeple teach some fun board games perfect for your next adult party or get-together. From new offerings to edgier fare, meet some new friends, play some great games, and enjoy a social evening out. Tuesday, April 4, 7-10 p.m.

Monday Casual Reads

Join us the second Monday of each month for reader-to-reader book discussions, fun, and sharing with fellow light reading lovers. We will discuss A Man Called Ove, by Fredrik Backman, on Monday, April 10 at 2 p.m.

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After School Club

For children in K-4th grade. Wednesday, April 10 at 4 p.m. We will make butterfly sun catchers.

Messy Mondays

Join us for messy fun! Don't forget to wear some old clothes, you may get messy. On Monday, April 10 at 6 p.m. we will have painting for kids, but no paintbrushes are allowed!

Stitch Clique

Grab your crocheting/ knitting needles and yarn and stitch the evening away. Join us the second Tuesday of each month for crocheting/ knitting tips, friendship, advice and more. Refreshments will be served. Tuesday, April 11, 6-8 p.m.

Cookies and Conversation

The second Wednesday of each month at 3:30 p.m., meet to talk about what's going on your life, school, town or the world. We'll discuss philosophy, current events or whatever is on the group's mind. And remember we have cookies! Wednesday, April 12 at 3:30 p.m.

Socrates Caf

Interested in candid, thought-provoking conversation? Join your fellow patrons at the Socrates Caf, an informal adult discussion that takes place each month here at the library. The Cafe opens on Wednesday, April 12 at 6:30 p.m. 16 & over, please.

Coffee & Conversation Book Discussion

Join us for some great conversation with your fellow Nordonia Hills readers! Our afternoon book discussion group meets the second Thursday of each month. Our next discussion is Thursday, April 13 at 2 p.m. We will discuss The Book of Lost Fragrances, by M. J. Rose.

Everything I Know I Learned in The Twilight Zone

A one-act presentation featuring Mark Dawidziak and Sara Showman of the Largely Literary Theater Company. Based on Dawidziak's recently published book of the same title, this is a tribute to the enduring storytelling power of The Twilight Zone, featuring life lessons drawn from classic episodes of Rod Serling's beloved anthology series. The performance will be followed by a Q&A session and book signing. Registration is suggested. Refreshments will be served. Thursday, April 13, at 7 p.m.

Nordonia Hills Game Time

The library hosts a regular gaming "meet-up" each month for patrons who enjoy board games, cards, chess, role-playing, war games, and collectible card games. The next meet-up will be on Saturday, April 15, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Join fellow local players Sharpen your intellect - Enjoy the social aspects of games. Refreshments are served. No registration is necessary.

Hands-On Computer Classes:

Monday, April 17, 2-3:30 p.m. Basic Computer Skills

Tuesday, April 18, 2-3:30 p.m. Windows 10

Wednesday, April 19, 6-7:30 p.m. File Management

Thursday, April 20, 2-3:30 p.m. Office 2013-2016 Essential Skills

Monday, April 24, 2-3:30 p.m. Internet, Part 1: An Introduction

Tuesday, April 25, 2-3:30 p.m. Internet, Part 2: Searching, Printing, & Favorites

Wednesday, April 26, 2-3:30 p.m. E-mail Basics, Part 1: Read, Respond, Write, & Print

Thursday, April 27, 2-3:30 p.m. E-mail Basics, Part 2: Message Management

No registration is required; however, you must have a ticket to be admitted to each hands-on class. Class size is strictly limited to 15 participants. Tickets will be passed out ° hour prior to each class time.

Family Night

Join our program for families of all ages! One Monday a month at 6:30 p.m. we'll get together for some great crafts. Monday, April 17 Join Miss Sue to make clacker puppets.

Mini Teen Makerspace

For students in grade 5 and up. One Tuesday a month at 4 p.m. we will get together and create with a different medium. On Tuesday, April 18, make something with wire.

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. Please 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 on Wednesday, April 19.

The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

Historian Paul Goebbel discusses the threats on Lincoln's life starting with his election, through his administration and his ultimate end at Ford's Theater. Registration is suggested. Thursday, April 20, at 7 p.m.

Essential Oils 101

Learn the basics of essential oils for alternative health support. Sample oils and get prizes in giveaways! Registration is suggested. Friday, April 21, 1-2:30 p.m.

Science Saturday

Do you like to see how things work? Are you a hands-on type of kid? This program is for you! Children school age and up bring moms, dads, and the whole family. Saturday, April 22 at 2:30 p.m.

Adult Coloring Night

Bring your own coloring book or choose from provided coloring pages and spend the evening relaxing and coloring with new friends. Tuesday, April 25, 6 p.m.

Mystery Book Discussions

The Mystery Book Lovers discussion group is an informal group of adult mystery readers. Our next discussion will be Chaos, by Patricia Cornwell on Wednesday, April 26 at 7 p.m.

Branch Podcast

Our library podcast, On Nonfiction, is available for listening on iTunes, and at http:// nordoniahillslibrary.podomatic.com. For more information call the Nordonia Hills Library at 330-467-8595 or visit the library at 9458 Olde Eight Rd. Email us at nordoniahills@akronlibrary.org.


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