Events Calendar

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Geauga County Public Library! All events are open to the public. Registration required where noted.
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F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Chesterland Tavern
Saturday, Jul. 14, 5:00-8:00 pm
Saturday, July 14        

Offsite Event: Membership has its privileges. Grab your Geauga County library card and head out to the Chesterland Tavern between 5-8 pm. By simply presenting your GCPL library card, you will get a free appetizer! Stick around to enjoy some classic rock with the band No Control.
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Newbury Schools Auditorium
Saturday, Jul. 21, 1:00 pm
Celebrate summer reading adventures with GCPL's systemwide annyal Madcap Puppet show "Rumpelstiltskin"
Saturday, July 21 2018
1:00 pm
Newbury Schools Auditorium
Free and open tothe public, all ages.  Registration not required
Chardon Branch
Wednesday, Feb. 21
Adults
Chardon/ 440-285-7601
Wednesdays / Feb. 7 - Apr. 11

Volunteers from AARP will help you file your 2017 federal and state taxes. Appointments are required; call your library to schedule. 
Please bring the following to your appointment;
  • Copy of your 2016 tax returns
  • All 2017 tax statements
  • Proof of identity
  • Social security card
Sponsored by AARP.
Geauga West Branch
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 9:30 am
or call (440) 729-4250.
Storytime for ages birth to 18 months with caregiver
Geauga West Library
Chardon Branch
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 9:30am
or call (440) 285-7601.
Birth - 18 months with caregiver
Chardon Branch/440-285-7601
Wednesday/ 9:30am
Bainbridge Branch
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 10:00 a.m.
or call (440) 543-5611.
Bainbridge/440-543-5611
Alges 3 to 6 with caregiver
Wednesdays 10 a.m.
Registration required
Preschool Storytime
Middlefield Branch
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 10 am
Ages 3-5.  No registration required.
Geauga West Branch
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 10:30 am
or call (440) 729-4250.
Storytime for ages birth to 18 months with caregiver
Geauga West Library
Geauga West Branch
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 10:30 am
or call (440) 729-4250.
Storytime at the library for children 3 to 5 years old.  Fun stories, songs and a craft.
Geauga West Library
Chardon Branch
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 10:30am
or call (440) 285-7601.
18 months - 3 years
Chardon Branch/ 440-285-7601
Wednesday/10:30am
 
Thompson Branch
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 10:30 a.m.
Thompson Station
440-298-3831
February 5- March 28
Mondays at 7 p.m. and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.
Stories, crafts, and games for kids 6 and under.
 
Baby Storytime
Middlefield Branch
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 11 am
Birth - 18 months, with caregiver.  No registration required.
Chardon Branch
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 11:15am
or call (440) 285-7601.
18 months - 3 years
Chardon Branch/ 440-285-7601
Wednesday/11:15am
 
Middlefield Branch
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 3 pm Water bottle science
or call (440) 632-1961.
What do you do with an idea?  Come to our Idea Lab workshops explore new ways to create!  Grades 5-12.
Geauga West Branch
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 4:00 p.m.
or call (440) 729-4250.
Storytime at the library for children 3 to 5 years old.  Fun stories, songs and a craft.
Geauga West Library
Chardon Branch
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 6:30pm
or call (440) 285-7601.
3-5 years
Chardon Branch/ 440-285-7601
Wednesday/ 6:30pm
Child attends without adult.
 
Middlefield Branch
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 6:30 pm
or call (440) 632-1961.
We'll add a fun STEM twist to fairy tales in this family-centered problem solving program.  Grades K-5 with their parent/caregiver.  

Jan 17:  Jack's golden egg delivery
Feb 21:  Troll-proof goat bridge
Mar 21: Red Riding Hood's secret code
Apr 18:  Rapunzel's escape
Bainbridge Branch
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 7 p.m.
or call (440) 543-5611.
Adults
Bainbridge/ 440-543-5611
Wednesday/ February 21 / 7 p.m.
Registration Required

Learn that some fats are better than others. What’s the difference between saturated, trans fats, mono and poly unsaturated fats? How do fats affect your health? Discuss how to live “Fat-Sensibly” and read labels so you know what you are eating! Sponsored by UH Geauga Medical Center.
Geauga West Branch
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 7:00 pm
or call (440) 729-4250.
Wednesday, Feb. 21 - 7:00 p.m.

Learn about flavoring your kombucha and using the brew beyond the beverage.  Vinegars, botanicals, fermented foods, cleaners and more.  Take home a bottle of flavor infused kombucha vinegar and detailed guide with tips and recipes.  $10 material fee.
Book discussion
Chardon Branch
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 7 p.m.
Join us as we share our thoughts and observations of a new title each month.  Books are of varied topic and both fiction and nonfiction selections.  No registration required.  This month's title is Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple.
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