Folklore Forecasting

Oct. 17, 7 p.m.: Jann Glove, a local interpretive naturalist, presents a light-hearted, informative presentation featuring an array of old-age adages and techniques once used to predict the weather, long before the invention of today's high-tech equipment and complicated explanations. Free.

Ward 4 Meeting

Oct. 18, 6 p.m.: Councilwoman Mary Nichols-Rhodes will host a Ward 4 meeting and presentation of "Your Family Matters: Options to Protect Your Heirs and Assets" by Summit County Probate Court Judge Elinor Marsh Stormer. Sign-in and refreshments begin at 6:30 p.m. Judge Marsh Stormer will speak from 7 to 7:45 p.m. Free.


Oct. 18, 6:30 p.m.: Ages 5 to 12 are invited to become master builders. Arrive 15 minutes before start time to reserve your seat. Limited to 25 participants.

Board Meeting

Oct. 18, 7 p.m.: An all-volunteer Board of Trustees governs the library. Meetings are open to the public.

Consumer Debt Clinic

Oct. 19, 4 p.m.: Community Legal Aid offers a free walk-in clinic for help with credit card cases. Call Legal Aid at 1-877-691-9047 for information and to learn if you qualify.

Geeky games galore

Oct. 19, 7 p.m.: Do you play RPGs, Pokemon, YuGiOh or Magic the Gathering? It doesn't matter why you geek out; you are invited to come and geek out at the library. There will be snacks. Bring your favorite game or geek item to share. Anyone in grades 6 to 12 is welcome.


Oct. 20, 10 a.m.: The MOMS Club offers a monthly support group for stay-at-home and working mothers. For more information, contact Amanda Lew at 330-608-7011 or amandalew7011@yahoo.com.

Book discussion group

Oct. 20, 3 p.m.: Winter is coming! The cold weather brings with it an opportunity to read and discuss books. Clare Coffey, reference librarian, will moderate this new monthly group. The first meeting will focus on selecting books and planning for future meetings including times, dates, and location. Stop by to contribute your thoughts.

Double T Quilt Club

Oct. 20, 4 p.m.: Double T Quilt Club meets monthly to share needlework and fellowship in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. Members provide each other with encouragement, creativity, and inspiration. Meetings are open to the public. Guests are welcome.

Play and Stay Friday

Oct. 21, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Join us for an open-ended Early Childhood Education program with sensory toys, new learning experiences, and audiovisual adaptations of outstanding children's books. Includes a light snack. Suitable for kids up to age 5 and their caregivers.

Read to the Dogs

Oct. 22, 12 to 1 p.m.: Children in grades K to 5 are invited to read to our incredible troupe of certified therapy dogs. First come, first served.

Eating Healthy on a Budget w/Mustard Seed Market

Oct. 26, 6:30 p.m. Are you looking for fresh and exciting new recipes that are healthy for you and your family? Wouldn't it be great to save money at the same time? If you answered yes then this cooking class is for you. Abraham Nabors has grown up in Mustard Seed Market, and he has learned some simple techniques in the kitchen to make a delicious meal from scratch that is healthy and affordable. Free.


Request available items

You can now use our online catalog to request an available item that is on the shelf. We'll notify you when it is ready for pick-up (in most cases within 24 hours). Give it a try at encore.cuyahogafallslibrary.org.


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The library is open 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. www.cuyahogafallslibrary.org.