The entire month of February is dedicated to library lovers. Celebrate libraries and see how GCPL engages, connects, and inspires every day. Love your library open houses are events for all ages. Registration not required unless noted. Free.
Geauga West: Friday, Feb. 1, 4 at 7 p.m. After-hours library open house where you can learn about all the library has to offer. Meet Pete the Cat and go on a winter story walk. Refreshments.
Chardon: Friday, Feb. 8 from 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Library staff will have activities throughout the day for patrons of all ages, including drop-in appointments for help with ebooks and audiobooks, crafts, refreshments, and a very special appearance from Pete the Cat. No registration required.
Middlefield and Mobile Services: Friday, Feb. 15 from 2 – 6 p.m. Learn about our collections of books, movies, music, e-resources, and programs such as our 100-book challenge. Tour Mobile Services’ bookmobiles. Pete the Cat will be there, and so should you! Refreshments.
Thompson: Saturday, Feb. 16 from noon – 4 p.m. Learn all about our programs and materials. Refreshments and games.
Bainbridge: Monday, Feb. 18 at 5 p.m. Maximize the potential of your employees. Lynda.com is an online video library that has top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts to help anyone learn business, software, technology, and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Meet Pete the Cat! (Registration required for the Lynda.com program.) Call 440-543-5611.)
Newbury: Saturday, Feb. 23 from noon – 5 p.m. Stop in and find out all of the services your Newbury station has to offer. Games and refreshments for the whole family.