Calendar

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Classic Movie Night 6:30 pm
Classic Movie Night
Jun 1 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The African Queen.  (United Artists, 1951, 105 minutes)
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Surfs Up! 7:00 pm
Surfs Up!
Jun 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Surfs Up!
Bill Brauning will return to kick off the summer with a program about Beach Music!  Early 1960’s pop music was influenced by a completely original West Coast style ... Read More »
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Tuesday Evening Book Club 6:30 pm
Tuesday Evening Book Club
Jun 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
The Tuesday Evening Book Club will be reading these titles January to July 2017.  We meet on the second Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. January 10 – Between the world ... Read More »
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Thursday Evening Yoga 6:30 pm
Thursday Evening Yoga
Jun 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
NEW FOR  2017!  Thursday Night Yoga The Peninsula Library and the Friends of the Library would like to introduce Thursday Night Yoga by Nirvana Yoga. Strengthen and Stretch ... Read More »
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Libary Board of Trustees Meeting 7:00 am
Libary Board of Trustees Meeting
Jun 20 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Monthly Meeting of the Peninsula Library Board of Trustees
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Learn how to Fly Fish… 10:00 am
Learn how to Fly Fish…
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Fly Fishing for Beginners!  Saturday, June 24    10:00 AM-12:00 PM Whether you’re after bass & bluegill at a local pond, or stalking brown trout on the Battenkill or ... Read More »
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Ice Cream Social 2:00 pm
Ice Cream Social
Jun 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Ice Cream Social Sunday, June 25—2-4 p.m. The Peninsula Library and the Peninsula Library Foundation would like to invite everyone to join us on Story Book Terrace at ... Read More »
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Wednesday Afternoon Book Club 1:30 pm
Wednesday Afternoon Book Club
Jun 28 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
The Wednesday Afternoon Book Club meets on the 4th Wednesday at 1:30 p.m.  Here is the list of books to be read January thru June 2017. January 25 ... Read More »
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Jul
4
Tue
CLOSED
Jul 4 all-day

We are closed today in observance of Independence Day!  Happy Fourth of July!

Jul
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Tue
Tuesday Evening Book Club
Jul 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

The Tuesday Evening Book Club will be reading these titles January to July 2017.  We meet on the second Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.

January 10 – Between the world and me.  By Ta-Nehisi Coates.                         

In a series of essays, written as a letter to his son, Coates confronts the notion of race in America and how it has shaped American history, many times at the cost of black bodies and lives.

February 14 – The Round HouseBy Louise Erdrich

A story of a boy’s coming of age in the wake of a brutal, racist attack on his mother on the Ojibwe reservation in North Dakota.

March 14 – Being mortal:  Medicine and what matters in the end.  By Atul Gawande.

Full of eye-opening research and riveting storytelling, Being Mortal asserts that medicine can comfort and enhance our experience even to the end, providing not only a good life but also a good end.

April 11 – The improbability of love.  By Hannah Rothschild.

After her boyfriend stands her up, Annie keeps the gift that was to go to him:  a unique painting,  She is then is pursued by art enthusiast who would do anything to get that painting from her.  In her search for the painting’s identity, Annie will unwittingly uncover some of the darkest secrets of European history—as well as the possibility of falling in love again.

May 9 – A moveable feast.  By Ernest Hemingway.

A memoir of Hemingway’s time in France in the 1920s.

 June 13 – The life we bury.  By Allen Eskens.

Joe, a college student, writes a biography of  Carl, an elderly man in a nursing home waiting to die.  Carl was in prison for 30 years, and he agrees to tells his story  to Joe, then Joe sets out to unravel the tapestry of the thirty-year-old murder.

July 11 – Homecoming.  By Yaa Gyasi.

The story of two half-sisters in 18th century Ghana, unknown to each other and how different their lives turn out when one is sold to slavery and the other marries well.

 

Jul
15
Sat
Peninsula Python Day at the Library
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Peninsula Python Day at the

Peninsula Library & Historical Society

July 15  – 10a.m.-4 p.m.    

Join us on Python day and play a game of  Peninsula Python Pandemonium, win prizes or squirmy treats! We will also have a coloring station with Python Coloring ABC’s sheets to color!

 

 

Peninsula Python Day at the Museum
Jul 15 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Peninsula Python Day at the

Cuyahoga Valley Historical Museum, 1775 Main St., 2nd Floor, 330-657-2892

July 15       12p.m.—4:00 p.m.

Where in Peninsula is the python? Find out at the Cuyahoga Valley Historical Museum from 12-4pm. Peninsula Python Day Saturday July 15!  Learn about the real history of the Peninsula Python in our exhibit “Bits and Pieces:  Unpuzzling our Past”.    The Cuyahoga Valley Museum is a branch of the Peninsula Library & Historical Society.

 

Jul
18
Tue
Libary Board of Trustees Meeting
Jul 18 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am

Monthly Meeting of the Peninsula Library Board of Trustees

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19
Wed
Book Club Movie Day
Jul 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

We read “A Man Called Ove” by Fredrik Backman, now we will watch the movie!  Popcorn will be served!

Jul
20
Thu
Thursday Evening Yoga
Jul 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

NEW FOR  2017!  Thursday Night Yoga

The Peninsula Library and the Friends of the Library would like to introduce Thursday Night Yoga by Nirvana Yoga.

Strengthen and Stretch at the library in this program lead by a Nirvana Yoga instructor. This class will include yoga poses, breathing exercises, and meditation. Please wear comfortable clothes to work out in and bring a towel or yoga mat if possible. Learn about the benefits of yoga as you practice it.  Reservations are requested because of limited space.

The classes will be held on the 3rd Thursday at 6:30-7:30pm.  We are suggesting a minimum donation of $6.00 to help cover the cost of the Yoga Instructor.

Please call 330-657-2291 or email info@peninsulalibrary.org to reserve a spot.

 

Aug
8
Tue
Tuesday Evening Book Club
Aug 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Book to be determined.

Aug
17
Thu
Thursday Evening Yoga
Aug 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

NEW FOR  2017!  Thursday Night Yoga

The Peninsula Library and the Friends of the Library would like to introduce Thursday Night Yoga by Nirvana Yoga.

Strengthen and Stretch at the library in this program lead by a Nirvana Yoga instructor. This class will include yoga poses, breathing exercises, and meditation. Please wear comfortable clothes to work out in and bring a towel or yoga mat if possible. Learn about the benefits of yoga as you practice it.  Reservations are requested because of limited space.

The classes will be held on the 3rd Thursday at 6:30-7:30pm.  We are suggesting a minimum donation of $6.00 to help cover the cost of the Yoga Instructor.

Please call 330-657-2291 or email info@peninsulalibrary.org to reserve a spot.

 

Sep
4
Mon
CLOSED
Sep 4 all-day

We are closed today in observance of Labor Day.