Feburary 2, 2017 will see the third annual Harry Potter Book Night celebrated throughout the world. We're hosting an unforgettable night themed around The Professors of Hogwarts. The fun kicks off at 6:00 p.m. and wraps up at 8:00 p.m. We will be sharing the wonder of J. K. Rowling's unforgettable stories and unparalleled magic of Harry Potter.
Join this expert panel as they provide you with valuable information that will help you understand the home selling process and what it takes to get your home sold in today’s market. This free program is cosponsored by the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library and the Friends of the Library.
Join Reiki Master Jennifer Shope to experience the relaxation of Reiki and meditation focused on healing at a deep level. Reiki, which is a Japanese technique for deep relaxation and energy healing, strengthens our spirit and restores our balance so we can feel better, enjoy life more, and thrive. We all have energy flowing through us known as chi, prana, or ki, but we often also carry energy that no longer serves us, which can be toxic. This energy can manifest negatively in our lives as pain, illness, depression, anxiety, or even just feeling “stuck” in our lives.
Enjoy a free concert by the St. Nicholas Balalaika Orchestra from Mogadore, under the direction of Mary Jane Malackany. Dressed in traditional Russian folk costumes with traditional Russian instruments, the orchestra will perform songs ranging from poignant romances, adaptations of the musical classics, and rousing folk dance music. Expect to hear favorites, such as Somewhere My Love, or Lara’s Theme from the movie Dr. Zhivago and Brightly Shines the Moon (Svetit Mesyats). This free program is cosponsored by the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library and the Friends of the Library.
Join us as Art Historian Felicia Stadelman presents an interactive art program in which you will learn about the artist Louis Comfort Tiffany who turned art into industry to satisfy his own creative energy. Inspired by his magnificent windows, we will recreate our own framed masterpiece by painting on glass. Discover your inner artist with step-by-step instruction. Space is limited; please call if you need to cancel your reservation. This free program is sponsored by the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library.
Tuesday Musical Association is bringing the Imani Winds to the library to perform and talk about their dynamic work. Extolled by the Washington Post as “exuding a sultry sophistication during performances,” Imani Winds has established itself as one of the most successful chamber music ensembles in the United States. Since 1997, the Grammy-nominated quintet has taken a unique path, carving out a distinct presence in the classical music world with dynamic playing, culturally poignant programming, adventurous collaborations, and inspirational outreach programs.
First come, first served assistance in setting up and familiarizing yourself with your mobile device and learning how to download free books, audiobooks, movies, magazines and more from the library's digital collection
A Cook & A Book is a culinary and literary adventure, featuring librarian and quasi-chef Ron Block. Join him as he describes this unique and popular approach to book clubs. The connections between fiction and food are all there between the pages! Ron will talk about several recommended books, authors and share some fun adventures and recipes created to accompany them. Samples will be provided. Space is limited. Please call (330) 688-3295 ext. 4 if you need to cancel your reservation.
The Force is strong at the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library this month. Get ready for the premiere of the new Star Wars movie by joining us for a drop-in event on Saturday, December 10, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This event, fun for the entire family, includes games, crafts, contests & activities for kids and grown-ups! You may even meet a Jedi, a Sith Lord, or two. Come in costume for a chance to win prizes!