March 2 – May 30



Mar. 16 – Apr. 18

Registration begins Mon., Mar. 2

Give your little ones an early start with books and help them develop

a lifelong love of reading, plus the skills they’ll need to succeed at school.

Register at or by calling your home library.


AARP Tax Preparation

Medina – Mon. & Wed.,

Mar. 2 – Apr. 13, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Brunswick – Tues. & Thurs.,

Mar. 3 – Apr. 14, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

AARP Tax-Aides provide free personal income tax assistance and form

preparation for taxpayers. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults at

330-723-9514 for an appointment.


Food for Fines

All MCDL Locations – March 2 – 31

Eliminate past years’ fines by donating one item per fine.

For complete list of accepted items and restrictions visit


Anglophiles United

Brunswick – Mon., Mar. 2, Apr. 6

6:30 pm – Games, crafts, trivia, and

conversation for expats and lovers

of British culture.


Beginning Beekeeping Series

Medina – Tues., Mar. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

6:00 – 8:15 pm – Get started with beekeeping. Registration is $85 single, $100 family paid to presenter.

Includes book, handouts, and one-year membership. Presented by Medina County Beekeepers Association.

Register at or call 330-723-6265.


Smart Snacks

Highland – Tues., Mar. 3, Apr. 7, 3:00 pm, grades 4-12

Learn to make healthy snack options for growing brains and bodies.

Register at


Camp Wired 

Lodi – Every Tues., 11:00 am

Medina – Every Thurs., 9:30 – 11:30 am

Learn or brush up on computer skills and software. Call for topics.

No session Apr. 28.


GED Classes

Brunswick – Tues. or Thurs.,

10:00 am – 1:00 pm or 5:30 – 8:30 pm

Classes taught by Polaris Career Center. Must attend orientation.

Call 440-891-7647 to register.


Cleveland Indians Spring Preview

Brunswick – Tues., Mar. 3, 6:30 pm

Medina – Wed., Mar. 4, 6:30 pm

Front Office Executive, Hank Winters, will recap the off-season, raffle prizes, and answer your Tribe questions for

the 2020 season.

Register at


ESL Conversation Group

Brunswick – Every Wed., 10:00 am

Practice English in a relaxed setting.


Library Scavenger Hunt

Buckeye – Wed., Mar. 4, 2:15 pm, Grades 6-12

How well do you know where to find things in the library?


Genealogist Is In

Medina – Every Wed., 1:00 – 4:00 pm

Get help from one of our genealogy and local history specialists.


Perils of Petticoats

Buckeye – Thurs., Mar. 5, 6:30 pm

An overview of women’s mid-19th century fashions debunking myths surrounding items such as

hoopskirts and corsets.


After-School Club

Medina – Every Thurs., 3:30 – 5:00 pm

Grades 3 & up – Kick back and relax, play games, and enjoy a snack or two. No session Mar. 26 or May 28.


Wine & Canvas Night

Brunswick – Fri., Mar. 6, 6:00 – 7:30 pm

Lodi – Sat., Apr. 11, 4:00 – 5:30 pm

Medina – Fri., May 15, 6:00 – 7:30 pm

Adults ages 21 & up – Bring your own wine and snacks, and go home with an original painting by you! $15 supply fee due to presenter at event. Paintings are different for each session.

Register at


Fitness Friday

Medina – Fri., Mar. 6, 10:00 am

Ages birth – 4 yrs. with adult

Enjoy a workout and bonding activity with your baby/toddler. Bring a yoga mat or towel.

Register at


Friends of the Library Book Sale

Lodi – Fri., Mar. 6 & Sat., Mar. 7, 10:00 am – 3:300 pm

$2 Bag Sale in the Community Room


Board Gamers United

Medina – Sat., Mar. 7, 5:00 – 10:00 pm

Join us after hours to try board games that you might not have played before.


Step Into a Story

Highland – Sat., Mar. 7, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Stroll in to experience folk and fairytales galore.  From puppet shows to the art of spinning.  You get to be the character in the storybook! Enjoy shows, science, and storytelling. for event details and times.


Fairies & Gnomes

Brunswick – Mon., Mar. 9, 10:30 am

Ages 3 & up – Magical and mischievous stories, songs, and crafts.

Register at


Kindergarten Readiness Week

Lodi – Mar. 9-14

Seville – Mar. 9-14

Help your preschooler prepare for kindergarten this fall.


Murder Mystery Party

Seville – Mon., Mar. 9, 6:00 pm

Lord Heathcliff is throwing a party for his new bride until a guest throws a wrench in the celebration. Play your part to solve the mystery.

Register at


Downsizing & Decluttering 

Brunswick – Mon., Mar. 9, 6:30 pm

Highland – Mon., Mar. 23, 7:00 pm

Buckeye – Thurs., Apr. 16, 6:30 pm

Get the leap on spring by learning to downsize and declutter.

Register at


New Parent Support Group

Medina – Mon., 6:30 pm

Mar. 9 – Baby Care Basics

Apr. 13 – Car Seat Safety

May 11 – Joyful Together Activities

Help for new or expectant parents and caregivers. Hear from community groups and share with others.


Tech Tuesdays 

Medina – Tues., 12:00 pm

Mar. 10 – Laser Engraver

Mar. 24 – VHS, Super8/8mm Conversion

Apr. 14 – 3D Printer

Apr. 28 – Embroidery Machine

May 12 – Large-Format Printer

A demo on how to use new equipment in the Makerspace and Digital Lab.


Who Was… (Women’s Edition)

Buckeye – Tues., Mar. 10, 6:00 – 7:30 pm, Grades 3-5

Explore the lives and contributions of history’s famous women.

Register at



Grades 6-12

Paper Circuits

Medina – Tues., Mar. 10, 5:30 – 7:00 pm

Use copper tape and LED lights to make your own ‘lit’ works of art.

Roblox World Building

Medina – Tues., Apr. 7, 14, 21, 28

6:00 – 8:00 pm – In this four week workshop, learn skills for building your own world in Roblox.

Shrinky Plastic Art

Medina – Tues., May 5, 5:30 – 7:00 pm

Create a work of art using a special plastic that shrinks when heated due to its molecular structure.

Register at


Pour Painting

Brunswick – Tues., Mar. 10, Grades 6-12

6:00 – 7:30 pm – Create unique works of art using pour painting techniques.

Register at


Mario Day

Seville – Tues., Mar. 10, 3:00 – 7:00 pm, Grades 6-12

Stop by for Mario-themed activities and show off your Mario Kart skills.


Cocoa Mania 

Buckeye – Wed., Mar. 11, 2:15 pm, Grades 6-12

Create your own hot cocoa and vote on your favorite flavors and toppings.


Meditation & Mindfulness

Medina – Wed., Mar. 11, 6:30 pm

Find serenity through meditation to help you obtain harmony and balance.



Brunswick – Wed., Mar. 11, Apr. 8, May 13

4:00 pm, grades K-5 – Stop by after school for challenges like LEGO building.


Parachute Play

Highland – Wed., Mar. 11, 10:30 am

Ages 2 & up – Parachute play keeps toddlers moving.


Whatever the Weather

Brunswick – Thurs., Mar. 12, 6:30 pm, Grades K-2

Hands-on science experiments all about weather.

Register at


Legal Resource Center

Thurs., 5:30 – 7:00 pm

Highland – Mar. 12

Medina – Mar. 26, May 21

Lodi – Apr. 9

Brunswick – Apr. 23

Seville – May 7

Medina County Domestic Relations Court volunteers are available for

individuals not represented by lawyers in family court. First-come, first-served.


Bop, Romp & Stomp

Medina – Fri., Mar. 13, 10:30 am

Ages 2 & up with adult – Bop, romp, and

stomp along with our musical storytime.

Register at


Silent Book Club

Highland – Sat., Mar. 14, Apr. 11, May 9, 10:30 am
Shhh… Bring that book you have yet to finish. Read for an hour and enjoy coffee and cookies.


Knitting & Crocheting Circle

Highland – Every Sat. beginning Mar. 14,

11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Share tips; beginners are welcome.


Living Library

Brunswick – Sat., Mar. 14, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Check out a “human book,” a real person with a unique story, for a one-on-one conversation to learn something new from someone who is different from you.  Topics include overcoming adversity due to religion, culture, addiction, health challenges, and Library for event details.


Saturday Storytimes

Medina – Sat., 10:30 am, all ages

Mar. 14 – Think Spring

Apr. 11 – Something’s Hatching

May 9 – Mud


Escape Room: Friday the 13th

Medina – Fri., Mar. 13, 6:00 – 7:00 pm, Grades 6-12

It’s Friday the 13th, and you are trapped in a room with a group of people. Can you work together to solve the fiendish puzzles to help you escape? Participants must be in the Teen room prior to closing.

Register at


Sit, Stay, Read

Seville – Sat., Mar. 14, Apr. 11, May 2 1:00 pm, grades 1-4 – Build self-esteem and skills by reading to a furry friend.

Register at


Calling all Princes & Princesses: Meet Elsa & Moana

Buckeye – Sat., Mar. 14

10:30 am – 12:00 pm, all ages

Meet Elsa and Moana and discover what it means to be royalty.

Register at


Teen Writer’s Guild

Medina – Mon., Mar. 16, Apr. 20, 6:00 pm, Grades 6-12

Join aspiring writers for workshops, brainstorming sessions, and constructive

feedback. Bring your work to share.

Register at


Beginner Herb Garden

Buckeye – Wed., Mar. 18, 2:15 pm, Grades 6-12

Choose your seeds, decorate containers, and take them home.


Teen Advisory Group

Medina – Wed., Mar. 18, Apr. 15, 5:00 pm, Grades 6-12

TAG members discuss books, library events and title suggestions, and may even take on volunteer tasks.

Register at


Writers Critique Group  

Medina – Wed., Mar. 18, Apr. 15, May 20

7:00 pm – Bring your work-in-progress to share with a group of like-minded creators for a positive, constructive critique. All types of writing welcome.


How Women Served in the Civil War

Lodi – Wed., Mar. 18, 6:30 pm

A look at the unsung heroes, both in battle and on the home front.


What is the Cloud?

Medina – Thurs., Mar. 19, 7:00 pm

Discover what the Cloud is, how it works, and what you can do with it. Bring your device for a hands-on class.

Register at


Kindermusik *

Seville – Thurs., Mar. 19, 11:00 am

Brunswick – Thurs., Apr. 23

9:30 or 10:30 am

Ages birth – 5 yrs. with adult

Move and groove in this music and movement class presented by Royalton Music Center. Siblings welcome. Bring socks. Please register for only one session. Register at


Painting Party 

Medina – Fri., Mar. 20, 6:00 – 7:30 pm

Bring your own alcohol-free refreshments and go home with an original painting by you! $15 supply

fee due to presenter at event. Register at


Storytime Français 

Brunswick – Fri., Mar. 20, 10:30 am

Ages 2 & up – Bonjour from the library! French stories, rhymes, and treats.

Register at


Books & Barks 

Lodi – Sat. Mar. 21, Apr. 18, May 16 10:30 am, all ages – Join us for a special storytime featuring therapy dog, Griffin!


Marble Run Mania

Highland – Sat., Mar. 21

11:00 am – 12:30 pm, grades 2-5

Experiment with principles of mechanics and physics such as gravity, speed, inertia, and weight by building a giant marble run.  Register at


STEM Saturdays

Medina – Sat., 2:00 pm, Grades 3-5

Mar. 21 – “Firework” water

and “Volcano” plate

Apr. 18 – Magnets

May 16 – Marshmallow engineering

Register at


Wire Wrapped Pendant *

Brunswick – Sat., Mar. 21, 1:00 pm

Create an adorable bird’s nest pendant from wire and beads.

Register at


Friends of the Library Book Sale

Medina – Sat., Mar. 21, 9:00 am – 4:30 pm



Brunswick – Mon., Mar. 23, May 13, 6:00 pm – Create 4 pages. $8 supply fee due to presenter at event. Bring adhesive.

Register at


Chip Challenge

Lodi – Mon., Mar. 23, 2:00 pm, Grades 4-12
Test your taste buds! Identify different types and flavors of potato chips while blindfolded.


Otaku Tuesdays

Medina – Tues., 5:30 – 7:00 pm, Grades 6-12

Mar. 24 – Paper Crafts

Apr. 28 – Cosplay Share

May 26 – Manga Drawing

Enjoy all things anime including watching

and discussing anime, crafting, and learning about Japanese culture at

our teen anime club.


Hide & Seek

Buckeye -Tues., Mar. 24, 7:30 pm, Grades 2-5
Run, yell, and play games in the library after we’re closed and the lights are off.

Register at


Therapy Dog Days

Brunswick – Tues., Mar. 24, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Medina – Thurs., Apr. 2310:00 am – 4:00 pm All ages
Have a pawsitively good time visiting with our special guests.


World War II Women Pilots

Seville – Tues., Mar. 24, 6:00 pm

Kathy Kraus brings stories of the Women Air Force Service Pilots (WASP), an elite band of female flyers during WWII.


Battle for the Ballot: Cleveland’s Suffragist Movement

Medina – Wed., Mar. 25, 6:30 pm

Discover the story behind Cleveland women who advocated for suffrage through the League of Women Voters.


Snack Attack

Medina – Wed., Mar. 25, 3:00 pm, Grades 3-5

Create easy recipes. Amaze friends and family with the foods you can make.

Register at


Protect your Peeps

Brunswick – Wed., Mar. 25, 6:30 pm, Grades 3-5

Build a boat that floats to protect your marshmallow peeps.


Afternoon at the Cinema

Brunswick – Wed., Mar. 25, Apr. 22,

May 27, 1:00 pm – Enjoy a recent movie and light refreshments. Call for titles.

Register at


Wellness Yoga

Brunswick – Thurs., Mar. 26,

Mon., Apr. 13, 7:00 pm

Learn soothing stretches with gentle yoga. Attend one session or both.


New Parent Resource Fair 

Medina – Sat., Mar. 28, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

New parents and caregivers can meet local organizations that offer resources

to help you care for your children. Get a free book and giveaways. Children are welcome for storytime and activities.


Wonder Woman Party 

Brunswick – Sat., Mar. 28, 10:30 am

All ages – Meet Wonder Woman and learn what it takes to be a hero!

Register at


Rockin’ Tots

Medina – Sat., Mar. 28, 10:30 am

Ages 1-3 with adult

Enjoy songs with motions, fun props like scarves, wands and maracas, and dance games like freeze dance.

Register at


Friends of the Library Book Sale

Brunswick – Sat., Mar. 28, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm


Know Your Power

Seville – Sat., Mar. 28, 1:00 pm, Grades 3-5

Celebrate Women’s History Month by hearing about inspirational women. Make a vision board to focus your goals.

Register at


Beginning Web Design

Lodi – Mon., Mar. 30, Apr. 6

5:30 – 7:30 pm, grades 4-8

Learn to create and design your own web page. Please attend both sessions.

Register at


Movie Mondays

Buckeye – Mon., Mar. 30, Apr. 27, May 18, 2:15 pm, Grades 6-12
Relax after school with popcorn,

pillows, and a newly released movie.




Census Day

All locations beginning April 1

Complete your census information online at MCDL. Staff is available to assist.  No library card needed for access to public computers when completing census counts.


April Foolishness

Buckeye – Wed., Apr. 1, 2:15 pm, Grades 6-12

Celebrate foolishness and spot as many wacky mistakes in the library as you can to win a prize.


Hatch the Chicken

Lodi – Wed., Apr. 1, 11:30 am

Seville – Wed., Apr. 1, 2:00 pm

Medina – Wed., Apr. 1, 3:30 pm

Brunswick – Wed., May 13, 6:00 pm

All ages – These library visitors won’t make a peep – yet. Over the upcoming weeks observe a clutch of seven eggs reveal new life and fuzzy baby chicks. Provided by Earth Song Discovery Farm.


West African Drumming

Medina – Wed., Apr. 1, 7:00 pm

Capture a glimpse of West Africa through drumming and dance, colorful costumes, musical instruments, rhythms and songs with Sogbety Diomande in an interactive performance for the whole family.


Ukranian Egg Decorating

Highland – Thurs., Apr. 2, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Learn about this Ukranian art form and decorate eggs with wax and dyes. $10 supply fee due to presenter at event.

Register at


Baby Footprint Art

Medina – Fri., Apr. 3, 10:30 am

Lodi – Wed., Apr. 8, 10:30 – 12:00 pm

Brunswick - Mon., Apr. 27, 9:30 am

Ages birth – 2 yrs.

Paint a spring memory with your baby.

Register for the Medina and Brunswick events at


Pet Palooza

Brunswick – Sat., Apr. 4, 11:00 am – 2:30 pm

Featuring Doctor Insecta Bug Lab, Spring Mist Farms animals, Realm of the Reptile show, Outback Ray show and much more! for event details and times.


Perler Bead Keychains

Buckeye – Mon., Apr. 6, 6:00 – 7:30 pm, Grades 3-5

Let your imagination run wild to

create a cool design for a keychain.

Register at


Teen Writers Workshop 

Brunswick – Apr. 7-8, 5:30 – 7:00 pm, Grades 6-12

Get inspiration and insight during this two-day workshop with teen author and

editor, Lydia Sharp. Bring a writing sample.

Register at


Don’t Be Bored!

Buckeye – Wed., Apr. 8, 2:15 pm, Grades 6-12

Board games at the library, of course.


Building a Pollinator Habitat

Medina – Wed., Apr. 8, 6:30 pm

Butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds

are pollinators. Learn what to do in your own backyard to attract them.

Register at


Bug Zoo

Medina – Thurs., Apr. 9, 4:00 pm

All ages – Make creepy crawly new friends and touch insects and arthropods.


Wondrous Worms

Brunswick – Fri., Apr. 10, 10:30 am

Ages 3 & up – Worm stories, dances, races, and dirt treats.

Register at


Playdough Creation

Medina – Fri., Apr. 10, 2:00 pm, Grades 3-5

Make your own playdough using

different sodas and ingredients.

Register at


Bad Art Night

Seville – Fri., Apr. 10, 2:00 pm, Grades 4-12
Think “disaster-piece” as you create the worst artwork you can imagine. Supplies provided.

Register at



Seville – Sat., Apr. 11, 11:00 am

Ages 2-12

Discover a new way to color eggs and search for a special treat.

Register at


Yoga for Teens

Lodi – Tues., Apr. 14, 5:30 pm, Grades 6-12

Learn soothing stretches.

Register at


Stress Less with Meal Prep

Medina – Tues., Apr. 14, 6:30 pm

Share tips on what and where to buy and what you can freeze for later.


Open Mic Night

Brunswick – Wed., Apr. 15, 6:00 – 8:00 pm, Grades 6-12
Share your feelings and talents with your peers in a creative, accepting environment.

Register at


Spring Flowers Storytime

Medina – Wed., Apr. 15, 4:30 pm

Ages 4 & up – April showers bring May flowers! Plant marigolds to take home.
Register at


Reduce, Reuse, Upcycle

Buckeye – Wed., Apr. 15, 2:15 pm, Grades 6-12

Invent new life for old items through upcycling challenges.


DIY Clay Succulents

Highland – Wed., Apr. 15, 3:00 pm, Grades 6-12

Paint a flowerpot and create a clay succulent that will live forever.

Register at


Bloody Corner & Beyond: Cleveland’s Prohibition Era Mob Bosses 

Lodi – Wed., Apr. 15, 6:30 pm

The Prohibition Era was the bloodiest period in Cleveland’s history. Many mob leaders didn’t survive, a few lived to old age, and some became respected icons.


DIY Terrariums

Brunswick – Thurs., Apr. 16, 6:00 pm, Grades 6-12

Create your own terrarium.

Register at


Pasta 101

Seville – Thurs., Apr. 16, 6:00 pm

Learn to make traditional and vegan versions of fettucine-style pasta and

a stuffed pasta. Samples provided. Register at


Basket Weaving 101

Highland – Sat., Apr. 18

10:30 am – 12:30 pm – Learn the art

of basket weaving. $18 supply fee due to presenter at event.

Register at


Genealogy Slam!

Medina – Sat., Apr. 18, 12:00 – 4:00 pm

Preserve your past. Learn to protect heirlooms, document your family’s

history through a lineage society,

and digitize photos and videos

using the new Digital Lab.

Register at


Vegetable Gardening

Brunswick – Sat., Apr. 18, 10:00 am

From plant selection to plot preparation, get your garden off to a great start

with OSU Master Gardeners.


Friends of the Library Book Sale

Medina – Sat., April 18, 9:00 am – 4:30 pm


Medina County’s Annual Earth Day Celebration

Sat., Apr. 18, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Buffalo Creek Retreat, 8708 Hubbard Valley Rd., Seville

Family fishing derby, food trucks, workshops, displays, and more.  Visit the Bookmobile and MCDL table and make an Earth Day craft.


National Library Week

All locations – Apr. 19 – 25

Pick up a 2019 Annual Report or access it online at during this week that honors all things libraries!



Brunswick – Mon., Apr. 20, 6:00 pm

Create 10 cards. $10 supply fee due to presenter at event. Bring adhesive.

Register at


Elephant & Piggie 

Seville – Mon., Apr. 20, 11:30 am, all ages

Brunswick * - Mon., Apr. 20, 6:30 pm Grades K-2

Highland – Tues., Apr. 21, 6:30 pm Ages 4 & up

Lodi – Wed., Apr. 22, 1:30 pm

All ages with adult

Medina – Wed., Apr. 22, 4:30 pm, Grades K-2

Buckeye – Sat., Apr. 25, 10:30 am

All ages with adult

Celebrate friendship with stories and crafts and meet your favorite duo. All events except Lodi require registration at


Rainy Day

Medina – Tues., Apr. 21, 9:30 am

All ages with adult

April showers bring great stories.

Register at


Love Our Earth Storytime

Medina – Tues., Apr. 21, 10:30 am

or Fri., Apr. 24, 2:00 pm, all ages

Held at Medina Community Garden & Education Center, 302 E. Liberty St., Medina.  Rain location: Medina Library.

Register at


Alcohol Ink Art *

Lodi – Tues., Apr. 21, 6:30 pm, Grades 6-12

Use our supplies to create your own cool project.

Register at


Photo Management  

Medina – Wed., Apr. 22, 7:00 pm

Digital cameras and smartphones entice us to snap with ease, while many photos are never seen again. Learn to

download, save, organize, and edit photos in this hands-on class.

Register at


Growing Up Cleveland

Medina – Wed., Apr. 22, 10:30 am

Baby boomers raised in Cleveland grew

up with unique children’s television hosts – lovable Barnaby, affable Captain Penny, and outrageous Ghoulardi.


Hemp Farming 101

Lodi – Thurs., Apr. 23, 6:00 pm

Learn how to become a hemp farmer, getting started, laws and regulations, and requirements for growing from

an OSU Extension Office educator.


Using Astrology to Build Strong Characters

Medina – Thurs., Apr. 23, 6:30 pm

Author Amanda Uhl shows how to use  astrological signs in the psychology and hidden motivations of your characters. Register at


Messy Play Day

Lodi – Sat., Apr. 25, 11:00 am or

1:30 pm, ages 4-9

Medina – Tues., Apr. 28, 10:00 am, all ages

Let the kids make a mess and let us clean it up.  Wear old clothes.

Register at


S’mores Pops

Buckeye – Wed., Apr. 22, 2:15 pm, Grades 6-12

Enjoy a delicious twist on a classic treat


Hair-Raising Troll Party

Seville – Sat., Apr. 25, 1:00 pm

Grades Pre-K – 3 – Put your hair in the air and join us for cupcakes and rainbows.

Register at


Friends of the Library Book Sale

Brunswick – Sat., April 25, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm


Wall Hanging Weaving

Highland – Mon., Apr. 27, 6:00 pm, Grades 3-5

Weave a wall hanging to enjoy.

Register at


Jenga Challenge

Buckeye – Wed., Apr. 29, 2:15 pm, Grades 6-12

Challenge each other to see whose team will have the last tower standing.


Author Visit with D.M. Pulley

Brunswick – Wed., Apr. 29, 7:00 pm

Local author, D.M. Pulley, talks about her latest book, No One’s Home. Book signing to follow.

Register at


Smart Phones

Medina – Wed., Apr. 29, 7:00 pm

Master your smart phone. Learn

about changing settings, Bluetooth,

app management, and more in this hands-on class. Bring your phone.

Register at





Brunswick – Sat., May 2, 10:30 am, Grades 3-5

May the force be with you as you build the best Star Destroyer and

display it for a chance to win a prize.

Register at


Book Lovers Lunch

Seville – Sat., May 2, 11:00 am

Mary Olson brings us the newest and best reading for spring. Bring a dish to share.

Register at


Farm Day

Buckeye – Sat., May 2, 10:30 am

All ages with adult – Learn about fun on the farm and animal husbandry

with activities and live animals.

Register at


Great British Bake-Off

Brunswick – Mon., May 4, 6:30 pm

Put your baking skills to the test. Register at


Best Mom in the Universe

Highland – Tues., May 5, 6:30 pm

Ages 3 & up – Create a gorgeous galaxy glitter jar with your mom or special friend.

Register at


Beginning Computers

Brunswick – Tues., May 5, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn terminology, navigating computers and internet, and perform other basic functions in this hands-on class.

Register at


Is Seeing Really Believing?

Buckeye – Wed., May 6, 2:15 pm, Grades 6-12

Examine optical illusions and make one of your own to trick your friends.


Lifesize CLUE

Medina – Wed., May 6, 4:30 pm, Grades 3-5

Help us solve the mystery with this life-size version of the board game where you are the game pieces.

Register at


Pokemon Club

Highland – Wed., May 6, 6:30 pm

All ages – Calling all Pokémon trainers! Whether you play on a phone,

handheld console, or with cards, join us.


Diversity & Inclusion Series: What Does it Mean to be LGBTQ? 

Medina – Wed., May 6, 7:00 pm

Equality Ohio explains the terms associated with the LBGTQ community, the challenges they face, and how you can be an ally. Presented in partnership with the Medina Diversity Project.


Saving Money with Little Effort

Lodi – Thurs., May 7, 6:00 pm

Financial Planner Amanda Sharratt shares ways to save money in everyday life. Discover cash-back apps, grocery pick-up, using cash, and more.


Medical Issues of Presidents

Highland – Thurs., May 7, 7:00 pm

Tom Strong, medical lecturer, discusses Washington to Trump and how

medical issues impacted history.

Register at


Car Day 

Medina – Thurs., May 7

10:00 am – 4:00 pm, all ages

Vrroom on in to play with our cars.


Mother’s Day DIY Gift

Seville – Thurs., May 7, 6:30 pm, all ages

Make a gift for mom, grandma, aunt, or favorite female in time for Mother’s Day.

Register at


Rainbows & Raindrops

Brunswick – Sat., May 9, 10:30 am

All ages – Springtime rainbow stories, games, and crafts.

Register at


Paint Pour Art *  

Highland – Sat., May 9, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Learn the technique, the chemical reactions, and how to create cells. $20 supply

fee due to presenter at event.

Register at


Search Engine Showdown

Medina – Sat., May 9, 10:30 am

Find out if your favorite search engine is truly the best while you learn about many others and their offerings.

Register at


Tabletop RPG Day

Seville – Sat., May 9, 12:00 – 3:00 pm

Bring your Magic: The Gathering cards to battle opponents, embark on a game of D&D, or bring a new game to share! Teens welcome.


Self Portrait Collage

Highland – Mon., May 11, 3:00 pm, Grades 6-12

Create a self-portrait using your creativity and magazines.

Register at


Indian Cooking

Brunswick – Mon., May 11, 7:00 pm

Discover commonly used Indian spices and their healing elements for your gut and anti-inflammatory properties.

Register at


Road Scholar 

Brunswick – Tues., May 12, 7:00 pm

Learn about traveling with Road Scholar and educational opportunities.

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Native Perennials

Buckeye – Tues., May 12, 6:30 pm

Learn about favorite native perennials for the Ohio landscape including care, selection, and benefits.


Candy Grab

Buckeye – Wed., May 13, 2:15 pm, Grades 6-12

Roll the dice and grab candy in this fun party game.


Plotting Your Story with Save the Cat 

Medina – Wed., May 13, 6:30 pm

Disney storyboard artist, writer, and Development Art Director David Schwartz shows how the Save the Cat beat sheet can help you plot your story, build character arcs, and eliminate plot holes.

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Preschool Dance Party

Brunswick – Thurs., May 14, 6:30 pm

Ages 3 & up – Bust a move, wiggle, and jump at our dance party.

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Monsters Love Colors

Highland – Thurs., May 14, 11:00 am

Ages 3-5 – Explore what happens when colors are mixed at this

storytime.  Wear clothes to get messy!

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Friends of the Library Shop to Share at Raspberry and the Rose

Thurs., May 14, 5:00 – 8:00 pm

Shop at The Raspberry & the Rose and 20% of your purchase will be donated to the Friends of MCDL.

Held at 241 S. Court St., Medina


Adapted Storytime

Brunswick – Sat., May.16, 10:30 am

All ages – Storytime in a supportive environment for children with autism and/or sensory integration challenges.

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Friends of the Library Book Sale

Medina – Sat., May 16, 9:00 am – 4:30 pm


Books for Breakfast Storytime

Medina – Sat., May 16, 10:30 am

All ages – What do our favorite breakfast foods do when we’re not looking?


Unicorns & Rainbows

Highland – Sat., May 16, 11:00 am

Grades 1-3 – Enter the glittery world of mythical creatures and rainbows.

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Mouse & Keyboard 101

Medina – Sat., May 16, 10:30 am

Utilize online interactive skills to develop mouse mastery and learn what all those buttons are for on a keyboard.

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Donauschwaben Kindergruppe

Brunswick – Mon., May 18, 6:30 pm

Enjoy a performance by this children’s dance group.

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Making the Most of the U.S. Census

Medina – Tues., May 19, 6:30 pm

Learn tips for locating U.S. Census records, and how to make the most of them for family history research.

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eMedia 101

Highland – Wed., May 20, 6:30 pm

Learn to use free eMedia offered through the library in this hands-on, interactive class. Bring any devices or laptop to download media.

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Garden Storytime

Medina – Wed., May 20, 10:30 am

Ages 3 & up – Grow some readers.

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Take Me Out to the Ball Game

Buckeye – Wed., May 20, 2:15 pm, Grades 6-12

Join us for baseball, cornhole, hotdogs, and popcorn.


Herbert Hoover

Lodi – Thurs., May 21, 6:30 pm

Noted local historian, Betsy Anderson, explains the man, myths, and

misunderstandings of Herbert Hoover, the 31st President of the United States.


Writers Live Series Featuring: Vivien Chien

Thurs., May 21, 12:00 pm, Weymouth Country Club

Vivien Chien is the author of the Noodle Shop Mystery series

set in Cleveland’s Asian community. Featuring amateur detective and restaurateur Lana Lee,

the series includes Death By Dumpling, Dim Sum of All Fears, Murder Lo Mein, Wonton Terror,

and Egg Drop Dead.  Vivien lives in Cleveland with her toy fox terrier.

Tickets: $25 (includes lunch).  Purchase Apr. 20 – May 15 at any MCDL location or


Little Chicks Storytime

Brunswick – Fri., May 22, 10:30 am

Ages birth – 2 yrs. – Peep, peep!

Chicken stories, art, and fun.

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Escape Room: Mystery Mayhem

Seville – Fri., May 22, 4:00 – 5:30 pm Grades 4-12
You have 20 minutes to solve the case and retrieve the evidence. Do you have what it takes?

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Friends of the Library Book Sale

Brunswick – Sat., May 23, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm


End of School Celebration

Buckeye – Wed., May 27, 2:15 pm, Grades 6-12

Grab a snack and chill with your friends before school’s out for summer.


Movie Matinee: Sing-Along 

Medina – Fri., May 28, 3:00 pm, all ages

Chill out and sing-along with two of our favorite icy sisters and their friends. Popcorn provided.


Pages for Change

Highland – Thurs., May 28, 7:00 pm

Grades K-5 – Enjoy stories that

introduce world diversity, shatter gender stereotypes, and prepare children to understand issues affecting them.

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Gratitude Practice 

Brunswick – Thurs., May 28, 7:00 pm

Explore living your life with gratitude.


Instant Pot Tips & Tricks

Lodi – Thurs., May 28, 6:00 pm

Learn how the Instant Pot works.


Summer Reading Kick-Off

Brunswick – Fri., May 29

11:00 am – 1:00 pm, all ages

Summer reading is coming! Register for the game, enjoy crafts, face painting, and balloon art with Nate the Great.


Will It Waffle?

Lodi – Sat., May 30, 1:00 – 3:00 pm, Grades 6-12

Will brownie batter waffle? What about biscuit dough? Let’s find out!

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Friends of the Library Book Sale

Buckeye – Sat., May 30, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm


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