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. and is closed Sundays.

Family Night

Join our program for families of all ages one Monday a month at 6:30 p.m. On Feb. 27, ware going to make and launch straw rockets.

Adult Coloring Night

Bring your own coloring book or choose from provided coloring pages and spend the evening relaxing and coloring with new friends Feb. 28 at 6 p.m.

Friends of the Library Book Sale

The Friends of Nordonia Hills Branch Library will hold their Spring Book Sale March 3 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. and March 4 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. A $4 bag sale begins at 2 p.m. March 4.

The members-only preview sale for Friends members is March 3 from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Memberships starting at $5 may be purchased at the door. .

The library is now accepting donations of gently used hardback and paperback books, video and audio recordings, and puzzles. No magazines, Reader's Digest Condensed Books, textbooks, or encyclopedias are accepted.

Tai-Chi: Moving for Better Balance

Kim Mozzochi with the Area Agency on Aging conducts this free exercise series, geared toward older adults wanting to improve strength, flexibility and muscle tone. The sessions meet twice per week for a 12-week period. Registration is strongly encouraged, as space is limited. This series may be cancelled due to low attendance. Classes are Mondays and Tuesdays, March 6 to May 23 at 10:30 a.m.

3rd -4th Grade Book Club

For children in 3rd-4th grades. Once a month at 4 p.m., we will read a different chapter book and then come in and talk about it with others over a drink and a snack. On Monday, March 6, we will read Little Horse by Betsy Byers.

Cooking Club meets

A new interactive group for discussing all things cooking, comparing recipes, and trying new eats meets the first Tuesday of each month. The next meeting is March 7 at 6 p.m.

Not Dead Yet: Author Talk with Don Rambacher

Local author Don Rambacher talks about his new book, Not Dead Yet: A Collection of Close Calls & Other Memories, a humorous memoir of the author's journey growing up in Salem, Ohio. Rambacher will make you laugh with stories of adventures, mishaps and many trips to the hospital. The book will be available for purchase and signing after the talk, set for March 7 at 6:30 p.m.

Beginning Beekeeping

For the aspiring beekeeper: find out what the beginning beekeeper needs to know in their first year. Learn about your local ordinances, where to place the beehive, how to install a package of bees, how to feed your bees and how to conduct a hive inspection March 15 at 6 p.m.

Writers' Guild of Nordonia Hills

Writers wanted! New writers and old hands welcome: fiction, nonfiction, and everything in between meet the third Wednesday of each month. 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 are provided. The next meeting will be on March 15.

Great Lakes Theater Play

We welcome the acclaimed theater troupe back to Nordonia Hills for a 17th year as they present an original world premiere play March 16 at 6 p.m. "The Jabberwocky," is based on the classic poem by Lewis Carroll. The performance is approximately 50 minutes long. A talk-back with the company will follow. No registration needed; seats are first-come, first-seated.

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