Local art historian Felicia Stadelman is back with another presentation from her popular Through the Eyes of the Artist series. In this program, we will learn about the life and art of Michelangelo. Michelangelo was a sculptor, painter, architect and poet of the Italian Renaissance. Best known for his sculptures Pietà and David, Michelangelo once said “carving is easy, you just go down to the skin and stop.” This program is cosponsored by the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library and the Friends of the Library.
Learn how to get more out of your photography using creative editing techniques. Local photographer Rob Blair will bring his editing computer to lead an interactive overview workshop with real-time demonstrations of the editing techniques he regularly uses in Photoshop. This program is cosponsored by the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library and the Friends of the Library.
Bring your favorite antique to the library and have it appraised by Jason Adams during this popular library program. Limit one item per person (no swords or firearms). Spectators are welcome and do not need to register. Registration begins at 9 AM on January 18. Call (330) 688-3295 ext. 4 to register. Please call if you need to cancel your reservation. This free program is cosponsored by the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library and the Friends of the Library.
Join other Stow and Munroe Falls residents to talk to Marsha McKenna, editor of the Stow Sentry, to talk about city issues in a relaxed, cordial setting. Refreshments provided.
The Force is strong at the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library. Get ready for the premiere of the new Star Wars movie by joining us for a drop-in event on Wednesday, Dec. 16 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. This event, fun for the entire family, includes a movie screening of the original film from 1977, games, crafts, contests, and activities for both children and adults. Special story times will be held throughout the event with an appearance by our new BB-8 Sphero. Teens and adults, enter our trivia contest for Star Wars prizes.
First come, first served assistance in
*setting up and familiarizing yourself with your mobile device
*learning how to download free books, audiobooks, movies, magazines and more from the library's digital collection
*acquiring and improving basic computer skills
AARP volunteers provide free tax counseling to seniors, Feb. 5 - April 15, 2016.
Appointments may be made at the Circulation Desk or call (330) 688-3295.
Once you've made an appointment, you'll need to bring the following things with you.
1. A copy of your tax returns from last year
2. Your Social Security card
3. A photo ID
4. Any forms showing income you've earned, pensions, or Social Security payments made to you
5. 1099 forms for any interest or dividends that your investments have earned
Visit our special website for details: www.smfpl.org/dessert
Join screenwriter Lisa DeBenedictis as she discusses her life in Hollywood and how growing up in Northeastern Ohio’s culture prepared her for writing for shows like Ellen and Mad About You. Participate in a Q&A session where Lisa will give advice to aspiring artists. Registration for this program begins at 9 AM on Monday, Nov. 16. To register, call (330) 688-3295 ext. 4 or visit smfpl.org. This free program is cosponsored by the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library and the Friends of the Library.
Meet award-winning journalist, sports columnist and author Terry Pluto as we continue our exciting Meet the Author Series in 2016. Books will be available for purchase and signing after the presentation. Registration for this program begins at 9 AM on January 11. Call (330) 688-3295 ext. 4 or register online at www.smfpl.org. This program will be held in the Stow-Munroe Falls Room and is cosponsored by the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library and the Friends of the Library.