Oct- Nov Program Guide

Qu i ck Cr a f t : DI Y Co l or f u l Ho l i day Bu l bs Saturday, November 12 1:30 p.m. Spillette Meeting Room Registration Required Are you busy this holiday season? Take time out for a quick craft at the Library. Create colorful holiday ornaments with acrylic paint and clear bulbs. All supplies are provided by the Library. Get Crafty Teen Scene Franken Plushies Tuesday, October 11 5:30 p.m. Spillette Meeting Room Teens in grades 6-12, release your inner Dr. Frankenstein and create your own monster! Create your own stuffed creature by reassembling stuffed animals. All supplies are provided, or bring your own plushie. Local History Bar ber t on Memor i es - The 1960s Wednesday, October 19 2:30 p.m. Spillette Meeting Room The 1960s were a pivotal time in our local and national history. The decade is often remembered for the strife that was seen all over the country, however, there were many positive events during the 1960s. The space race began with the moon landing and inspired many improvements in scientific and medical technologies. In Barberton, Route 224 opened and provided direct highway access for the local area, a new viaduct was built to replace the 1919 bridge, and the City celebrated its 75th anniversary with birthday cake, souvenirs, and exhibits. Join us as we walk down memory lane. Join the Club! Please note that due to COVID-19 some programming may change to virtual. Please visit barbertonlibrary.org or call 330-745-1194 for up-to-date information and to register. Genea l ogy Cl ub Tuesdays, at 10:30 a.m. October 11 & November 8 Board Room Registration Required Bar ber t on Memor i es - The 1970s Wednesday, November 16 2:30 p.m. Spillette Meeting Room Reminisce about the decade of change in Barberton, where the city gained a Community Fitness Center, new fire station, celebrated our bicentennial, and the boys’ basketball team won the state championship. Nav i ga t i ng Scams wi t h Secu r i t y Exper t Ky l e Jeko t Thursday, October 6 6:00 p.m. Spillette Meeting Room Many of us deal with scam calls and emails daily. Are you able to tell the difference between a legitimate email or phone call and a scam? Join expert Kyle Jekot as he walks through real life examples, explained in nontechnical terms, that can help safeguard you and your information. Kyle is a Certified Fraud Examiner and Security Expert who has spent most of his professional career in investigations, fraud prevention, detection, and federal law enforcement intelligence. Be tween t he Cover s Romance Book Cl ub Mondays, at 6:00 p.m. Spillette Meeting Room & Zoom October 17 A Wicked Bargain for the Duke, by Megan Frampton November 21 Neon Gods, by Katee Robert Even i ng Book Cl ub Monday, at 6:00 p.m. Spillette Meeting Room & Zoom October 31 The Personal Librarian, by Marie Benedict November 28 The Paris Library, by Janet Skeslien Charles Ac t i ve Adu l t Book C l ub Mondays, at 1:00 p.m. October 10 The Sanatorium, by Sarah Pearse Active Adult Center 500 W. Hopocan Ave. Barberton, OH 44203 Fa l l /Wi n t er Wa l l Hang i ng Monday, October 3 6:00 p.m. Spillette Meeting Room Registration Required Create a pocket wall hanging to decorate for fall or winter. Use an embroidery hoop and fabric, no sewing required. All supplies provided. Modern Employment The Modern Job Search Wednesday, November 2 6:30 p.m. Spillette Meeting Room Learn how to uncover hidden jobs and maximize use of online job search resources. Attendees will also learn how applicant tracking software works and how to make sure you stand out in the candidate pool. This is the first in a three part career workshop series presented by Ohio Means Jobs Summit County. Hooks & Books Wednesdays Afternoon: October 26 and November 30, at 2:00 p.m. Evening: October 12 and November 9 at 6:00 p.m. White Rabbit Galleries 571 W. Tuscarawas Ave. Barberton, OH 44203 Adult Programs Get t i ng S tar t ed wi t h L i bby Monday, October 10 6:00 p.m. Spillette Meeting Room Bring your devices and Library cards and learn how to check out eBooks, magazines, and audiobooks using the Libby app. We'll help get you set up to use all of CLEVNET's digital collection. Random Fandom Mondays, October 10 & November 14 3:00 p.m. Spillette Meeting Room Students in grades 6-12, come talk about the awesomeness that is your favorite anime, YouTubers, books, and more. All fandoms welcome. Game On Tuesday, November 15 5:30 p.m. Spillette Meeting Room Teens in grades 6-12 can enjoy a variety of video and tabletop games. Teen Vo l un t eer s Wan t ed barbertonlibrary.org/volunteer Gain valuable experience to include on job, college, or scholarship applications at the Library. Numerous positions available. Visit barbertonlibrary.org/volunteer for more information.