2023 January Digital Newsletter

6 K E Y S T ONE 133 East Commerce Drive | LaGrange, OH 44050 | 440.322.0119 SOU T H 340 15th Street | Elyria, Ohio 44035 | 440.322.0190 Winter Wonderland Party Saturday, Jan. 14 @ 10 a.m. Ages 0-5 Come in from the cold to enjoy a snowy story, craft, and games! TEEN After School Gaming Club Wednesdays, Jan. 18-May 17 @ 3:30-5 p.m. | Ages 10+ Join us after school for some friendly competition. Each week we will play a different game. Tech Thursday Thursday, Jan. 19 @ 4 p.m. Ages 10+ Join us on select dates to play around with a variety of tech toys. KIDS Mornings on the Go Story Time Wednesdays, Jan.11-Mar. 1 @ 10 a.m. | Ages 0 - 5 Stop in on Wednesday mornings for a story, craft, and music! Lego Club Tuesdays, Jan. 10-May 16 @ 4 p.m. | Ages 4+ Are you the next Lego Master? Come complete challenges and have fun building with Lego. Diary of a Wimpy Kid Thursday, Jan. 12 @ 4:15 p.m. Ages 6+ Join us to learn how to create your very own comic book! KIDS Noon Year’s Party Tuesday, Jan. 3 @ 11:30 a.m. Ages 2-5 Didn’t quite make it until midnight? Celebrate the New Year with us as we shake our sillies out and toast with apple juice at noon. Polar Blast Week Jan. 9-13 | All Ages, but best suited to 2-5 These activities are available all day, all week - so stop by when it works for your schedule and enjoy a story walk, craft, themed snacks, photo booth, and more! ADULTS Book Chats Tuesday, Jan. 10 @ 10 a.m. Share your favorite reads with friends and neighbors over coffee and pastries. Pierogi Making Saturday, Jan. 21 @ 1:30 p.m. Learn to make this simple Polish pasta. OUTREACH Story Time Stroll Monday, Jan. 9 @ 10:30 a.m. EPLS and Lorain County Metro Parks collaborate to bring you a story time at Carlisle Reservation Nature Center, 12882 Diagonal Rd. in LaGrange, in the Black River Room. Join us to hear SnowGlobeWishes by Erin Dealy followed by a snowy activity. Registration is required. Mondays at the Rec Monday, Jan. 16 @ 11 a.m. Seniors, join us at the Elyria Parks South Rec Center for a program including trivia, art, history discussions, and more! Books on Tap Tuesday, Jan. 17 @ 6:30 p.m. Let’s get together at The Foundry Kitchen & Bar to talk about our latest and favorite reads! Find us at 525 Broad St. in Elyria. Graphic Novel Readers Tuesday, Jan. 10 @ 12 p.m. Calling all graphic novel readers and Batman fans! Join us at the LCCC Bass Library to discuss Batman: Zero Year by Scott Snyder! Registration is required. Snow Much Fun! Thursday, Jan. 26 @ 6 p.m. Join us in the warmth of the North branch children’s room for snowy stories, music, and rhymes. Stay to make a snow globe for more snow fun! Registration is required. Book Nook Monday, Jan. 16 @ 6:30 p.m. Join us for a book discussion with friends. Stop in to pick up a copy of this month’s book, The Girls of Atomic City by Denise Kierman. Bingo for Books Saturday, Jan. 28 @ 1 p.m. Stop by for a few rounds of bingo and a chance to win a book! Crafternoon: Paint Pour Monday, Jan. 16 @ 1:30 p.m. Families, Ages 8+ Spend your afternoon off from school to learn a new art style together! Finished projects will be available to pick up January 17. Registration is required. Slime Time Tuesday, Jan. 17 @ 3 p.m. Ages 6+ Have a slimy good time making fun ooey gooey slime each month. Registration is preferred, drop-ins welcome. ADULTS Stitch and Share Every Wednesday @ 6:30 p.m. Bring your current knitting, cross-stitching, crocheting, or hand-quilting project to work on while sharing tips and ideas with friends. DIY Decor Monday, Jan. 9 @ 6 p.m. Create a new piece of home decor to display this season. In January, we will be making Wine Cork Bulletin Boards. Writers Guild Saturday, Jan. 14 @ 11:30 a.m. Calling all writers! We are a group of writers looking to improve our skills- the more the merrier!