Nordonia Hills Branch Library hours

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

Teen Caf

For students in grade 5 and up. Thursdays at 2 p.m. June 8 to July 27.

June 8 We are going to dye cloth with plants like dandelions, onions and nuts. What colors do you think we'll get?

June 15 Jeff Nicholas is back to draw cartoons with us.

June 22 Join Miss Sue for Glow in the Dark Fun and Games.

June 29 5th Annual Paper Airplane Races! Come race your designs against other worthy opponents.

July 6 Come in and make an earbud holder.

July 13 Create a wire ring for yourself or a friend.

July 20 Make a balloon powered race car & race your friends

July 27 No Sew T-Shirt Bag. Make your own no-sew, upcycled t-shirt bag. All supplies provided, unless you would like to bring your own t-shirt to turn into a bag.

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, June 8 at 2 p.m. We will discuss Rules of Civility, by Amor Towles.

Coffee Roasting

James Rome teaches how to roast your own coffee beans at home, featuring a demonstration and samples. It is simple to learn, saves money, and makes better coffee. Registration is suggested. Thursday, June 8 at 7 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 the Reader's Choice of a book for our 11 th anniversary on June 12 at 2 p.m.

Messy Mondays

Join us for messy fun! Don't forget to wear some old clothes, you may get messy. On June 12 at 6 p.m. we will try painting with fly swatters.

Teens Do Something

This is a new way for kids going into fifth through 12th grades to volunteer. We will meet twice a month on Tuesdays at 3:30 p.m. to do a different type of project. Some of the things we're going to be doing are make survival bracelets for the military, cards for shut-ins and cookies for firefighters. June 13, June 27, July 11, July 25, Aug. 8, Aug. 22

Stitch Cliqu

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 June 13 from 6 to 8 p.m.

Introduction to Novel Writing

In this six-part writing workshop, each session will provide an in-depth look at a different part of writing, including how to create realistic characters, dialogue and plot, and the tools necessary for bringing out the best of the writer's work. This unique program is designed to provide encouragement and guidance to both beginning and seasoned writers. Registration is requested. Tuesdays, June 13, 20, 27, July 11, 18, and 25 at 6:30 p.m.

Lunch Bunch

Students going into kindergarten through fourth grades are invited to join Miss Sue for a story and a craft. Bring your lunch and your listening ears. Dessert and beverages will be provided. Please register. Wednesdays, June 14 to July 12, 12:30 to 2 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, June 14 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, June 14 at 6:30 p.m. Ages 16 & over, please.

Science Saturday

Dr. U R Awesome is the current Guinness World Record Holder in both indoor and outdoor bubbles. He is also a skilled bubbleologist. Saturday, June 17 at 2:30 p.m.

Cookbook Club

An interactive group for discussing all things cooking, comparing recipes, and trying new eats. The club meets the third Tuesday of each month. The next meeting is June 20 at 7 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. 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, June 21.

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 June 24 from 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.

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, June 26 Join Miss Sue and make a sun catcher wind chime.

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, June 27, 6 p.m.