Dec
1
5:30 PM17:30

Avon Lake Holiday at the Lake

We invite the community to join us as we ring in the Holiday Season at Veteran’s Memorial Park. Keep your ears and eyes peeled for a firetruck because you never know who might be catching a ride! The gathering begins at 5:30pm, Santa arrives at 6:00pm and we will flip the switch shortly thereafter. Cookies, hot chocolate and cheer available until 7:00 pm. This event is made possible with the joint work of: Parks & Recreation • Heritage Avon Lake • Avon Lake Fire Department Avon Lake Police Department • Avon Lake Service Department

https://www.activityreg.com/AVONLAKE/332_Site1.PDF

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Dec
15
5:00 PM17:00

Avon Lake Holiday Lights Tour

Enjoy a festive evening filled with glittering lights and true holiday spirit. Hot chocolate & cookies will be served. After you’ve had your fill, hop on one of our buses and enjoy the ride! Make sure to bring your camera because you never know who we may bump into! Registration ends December 8th at 12:00 pm.

https://www.activityreg.com/AVONLAKE/332_Site1.PDF

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Nov
11
2:00 PM14:00

Adapted Storytime @Parma of Cuyahoga County Library

Children with special needs & their families Children with varying learning styles and abilities learn together in a safe supportive environment where respect and appreciation for differences is encouraged. Please register individually for each child.

https://www.cuyahogalibrary.org/Kids-Teens/Parents-and-Teachers/Adapted-Storytime.aspx

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Oct
27
4:00 PM16:00

Westlake Porter Library "Fun Science Friday 2.0"

Description:

 How does a pumpkin grow and change? Come and explore the life cycle of a pumpkin with hands-on experiments and activities.

http://westlakelibrary.evanced.info/eventsignup.asp?ID=24121&rts=&disptype=&ret=eventcalendar.asp&pointer=&returnToSearch=&num=0&ad=&dt=dr&ds=2017-10-5&de=2017-10-31&df=list&EventType=Children%27s+Program&Lib=&AgeGroup=&LangType=0&WindowMode=&noheader=&lad=&pub=1&nopub=&page=1&pgdisp=100

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Oct
27
3:00 PM15:00

Westlake Porter Library "Fun Science Friday - "The Life Cycle of the Pumpkin""

Description:

 How does a pumpkin grow and change? Come and explore the life cycle of a pumpkin with hands-on experiments and activities.

http://westlakelibrary.evanced.info/eventsignup.asp?ID=24120&rts=&disptype=&ret=eventcalendar.asp&pointer=&returnToSearch=&num=0&ad=&dt=dr&ds=2017-10-5&de=2017-10-31&df=list&EventType=Children%27s+Program&Lib=&AgeGroup=&LangType=0&WindowMode=&noheader=&lad=&pub=1&nopub=&page=1&pgdisp=100

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Oct
27
10:30 AM10:30

Westlake Porter Library "Adapted Storytime"

Description:

 Children with varying learning styles and abilities learn together in a safe, supportive environment where respect and appreciation for differences is encouraged. This storytime, followed by a time for socialization, is designed for children who may not be successful in a typical storytime experience. Content is geared to ages 3-7 but all ages are welcome. Siblings may also attend, but must register separately.

http://westlakelibrary.evanced.info/eventsignup.asp?ID=21544&rts=&disptype=&ret=eventcalendar.asp&pointer=&returnToSearch=&num=0&ad=&dt=dr&ds=2017-10-5&de=2017-10-31&df=list&EventType=Children%27s+Program&Lib=&AgeGroup=&LangType=0&WindowMode=&noheader=&lad=&pub=1&nopub=&page=1&pgdisp=100

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Oct
21
6:00 PM18:00

Avon Lake Library's Boo by the Woods

Avon Lake Public Library & Kopf Family Reservation

Join us for our annual family-friendly Halloween Festival. This event will have both indoor & outdoor festivities, meet & greets with cool characters, and the haunted trail itself. 

UPDATE: Trail tickets are now sold out. However, Boo by the Woods activities in the library and library parking lot are not ticketed. This includes a magic show by The Magic of Neil Rozum, visits from the Ghostbusters, pumpkin decorating, balloon twisting and more!

https://www.activityreg.com/AddInfo_t1.wcs?page=312_Site1.HTM

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Oct
21
2:00 PM14:00

Westlake Porter Library "Carry Out Crafts"

Description:

 Stop in our Youth Services Department to see what our featured craft is this afternoon. Tables will contain all of the supplies needed to make your craft!

http://westlakelibrary.evanced.info/eventsignup.asp?ID=22620&rts=&disptype=info&ret=eventcalendar.asp&pointer=&returnToSearch=&num=0&ad=&dt=dr&ds=2017-10-5&de=2017-10-31&df=list&EventType=Children%27s+Program&Lib=&AgeGroup=&LangType=0&WindowMode=&noheader=&lad=&pub=1&nopub=&page=1&pgdisp=100

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Oct
19
7:00 PM19:00

Westlake Porter Library "Parachute Play"

Description:

 Get ready to jump and move with music, stories, and the parachute! Bring your energy, mom, dad, or other caregiver to Parachute Play!

http://westlakelibrary.evanced.info/eventsignup.asp?ID=24125&rts=&disptype=&ret=eventcalendar.asp&pointer=&returnToSearch=&num=0&ad=&dt=dr&ds=2017-10-5&de=2017-10-31&df=list&EventType=Children%27s+Program&Lib=&AgeGroup=&LangType=0&WindowMode=&noheader=&lad=&pub=1&nopub=&page=1&pgdisp=100

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Oct
18
7:00 PM19:00

Westlake Porter Library: Play Ball! Family Storytime

Description:

 Run, jump, or slide into the library for a sports themed storytime to celebrate Customer Appreciation week. For families with children ages 2-6.

http://westlakelibrary.evanced.info/eventsignup.asp?ID=24115&rts=&disptype=info&ret=eventcalendar.asp&pointer=&returnToSearch=&num=0&ad=&dt=dr&ds=2017-10-5&de=2017-10-31&df=list&EventType=Children%27s+Program&Lib=&AgeGroup=&LangType=0&WindowMode=&noheader=&lad=&pub=1&nopub=&page=1&pgdisp=100

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Oct
17
9:00 AM09:00

Westlake Porter Library "Stories and Signs"

Description:

 Enjoy an interactive storytime while learning a few words in sign language! Ages 0-3, siblings welcome. No registration.

http://westlakelibrary.evanced.info/eventsignup.asp?ID=22638&rts=&disptype=info&ret=eventcalendar.asp&pointer=&returnToSearch=&num=0&ad=&dt=dr&ds=2017-10-5&de=2017-10-31&df=list&EventType=Children%27s+Program&Lib=&AgeGroup=&LangType=0&WindowMode=&noheader=&lad=&pub=1&nopub=&page=1&pgdisp=100

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Oct
16
1:00 PM13:00

Westlake Porter Library "Yoga Rhyme Time"

Description:

 Try this fun form of exercise! This is a perfect way to introduce yoga and practice simple poses with rhymes that imitate animals and nature. Remember to wear comfortable clothing and bring a towel or yoga mat. Ages 3 1/2 - 6 with a caregiver. No registration necessary.

http://westlakelibrary.evanced.info/eventsignup.asp?ID=22632&rts=&disptype=info&ret=eventcalendar.asp&pointer=&returnToSearch=&num=0&ad=&dt=dr&ds=2017-10-5&de=2017-10-31&df=list&EventType=Children%27s+Program&Lib=&AgeGroup=&LangType=0&WindowMode=&noheader=&lad=&pub=1&nopub=&page=1&pgdisp=100

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Oct
15
2:00 PM14:00

Westlake Porter Library "Boredom Busters"

Description:

 Are you bored? Drop by the Storytime Room and join in the fun! We will have different activities available each month.

http://westlakelibrary.evanced.info/eventsignup.asp?ID=22985&rts=&disptype=info&ret=eventcalendar.asp&pointer=&returnToSearch=&num=0&ad=&dt=dr&ds=2017-10-5&de=2017-10-31&df=list&EventType=Children%27s+Program&Lib=&AgeGroup=&LangType=0&WindowMode=&noheader=&lad=&pub=1&nopub=&page=1&pgdisp=100

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Oct
14
2:00 PM14:00

Westlake Porter Library "Brickbuilders"

Description:

 Love those bricks? Then bring your ideas and imagination to Brick Builders! Lego and Duplo bricks provided.

http://westlakelibrary.evanced.info/eventsignup.asp?ID=22975&rts=&disptype=info&ret=eventcalendar.asp&pointer=&returnToSearch=&num=0&ad=&dt=dr&ds=2017-10-5&de=2017-10-31&df=list&EventType=Children%27s+Program&Lib=&AgeGroup=&LangType=0&WindowMode=&noheader=&lad=&pub=1&nopub=&page=1&pgdisp=100

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Oct
14
10:00 AM10:00

Avon Lake Library Family Yoga

Through yoga poses, breathwork, meditation, and games, children and their caregivers will learn how to incorporate the principles of yoga (balance, focus, flexibility and strength) into their daily lives. Learn body awareness and tools to help develop positive coping skills. The last 10 minutes of class focus on meditation, breathing and relaxation techniques that children and adults can use when they are feeling overwhelmed or upset.  Presented by Yoga Sprouts in collaboration with 3 Sisters Yoga of Avon. 

Ages 4-8 with a caregiver.

Registration required beginning October 7 at alpl.org or by calling the Children's Desk at 933-8917.

http://www.eventkeeper.com/code/events.cfm?curOrg=ALPL

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Oct
13
10:30 AM10:30

Avon Lake Library Bounce, Wiggle, Giggle, Run!

Can’t sit still? No problem. Bounce, Wiggle, Giggle, RUN! is a special class just for our wee walkers and their adult guest(s)! Join Miss Kim for an hour of fun as we sing songs, learn finger plays, use instruments and explore sensory activities designed to promote social interaction and stimulate developmental growth. 30 minutes of activities and 30 minutes of open sensory play.

Walking infants up to 24 months with a caregiver.

Registration required beginning October 6 at alpl.org or by calling the Children's Desk at 933-8917.

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Oct
13
10:00 AM10:00

Westlake Porter Library: "Come Play With Me"

Description:

 An open playtime for ages 2-5. Siblings welcome. No registration required.

http://westlakelibrary.evanced.info/eventsignup.asp?ID=23390&rts=&disptype=info&ret=eventcalendar.asp&pointer=&returnToSearch=&num=0&ad=&dt=dr&ds=2017-10-5&de=2017-10-31&df=list&EventType=Children%27s+Program&Lib=&AgeGroup=&LangType=0&WindowMode=&noheader=&lad=&pub=1&nopub=&page=1&pgdisp=100

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Oct
11
10:15 AM10:15

Westlake Porter Library Let's Sing and Dance

Description:

 Sing and move to the music with Miss Nancy! Pick up a ticket at the preschool desk; space is limited. Ages 2-6.

http://westlakelibrary.evanced.info/eventsignup.asp?ID=22678&rts=&disptype=info&ret=eventcalendar.asp&pointer=&returnToSearch=&num=0&ad=&dt=dr&ds=2017-10-5&de=2017-10-31&df=list&EventType=Children%27s+Program&Lib=&AgeGroup=&LangType=0&WindowMode=&noheader=&lad=&pub=1&nopub=&page=1&pgdisp=100

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Oct
7
2:00 PM14:00

Westlake Porter Library Craftapalooza

Description:

 Come to the library and help us clean out our craft closet. A variety of make-it and take-it crafts will be available at the Youth Services desk.

http://westlakelibrary.evanced.info/eventsignup.asp?ID=24503&rts=&disptype=info&ret=eventcalendar.asp&pointer=&returnToSearch=&num=0&ad=&dt=dr&ds=2017-10-5&de=2017-10-31&df=list&EventType=Children%27s+Program&Lib=&AgeGroup=&LangType=0&WindowMode=&noheader=&lad=&pub=1&nopub=&page=1&pgdisp=100

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Oct
7
9:00 AM09:00

Home Depot Kids Workshop

Join the Home Depot hands-on workshop and you and your child can build a cute coin bank with a fire station design. Once the bank is built, your child can decorate it with paint and stickers. All kids get to keep their project, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while supplies last. Children must be present at the store to participate in the workshop and receive the kit, apron and pin.

http://www.homedepot.com/workshops/#store/3835

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Oct
5
6:30 PM18:30

Adapted Storytime @Parma Branch of Cuyahoga County Library

Children with special needs & their families Children with varying learning styles and abilities learn together in a safe supportive environment where respect and appreciation for differences is encouraged. Please register individually for each child.

https://www.cuyahogalibrary.org/Kids-Teens/Parents-and-Teachers/Adapted-Storytime.aspx

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Oct
5
10:15 AM10:15

Westlake Porter Library Toddler Storytime

Description:

 Join us for stories, rhymes, activities and songs. For ages 2-3 1/2 with caregiver.

http://westlakelibrary.evanced.info/eventsignup.asp?ID=22858&rts=&disptype=info&ret=eventcalendar.asp&pointer=&returnToSearch=&num=0&ad=&dt=dr&ds=2017-10-5&de=2017-10-31&df=list&EventType=Children%27s+Program&Lib=&AgeGroup=&LangType=0&WindowMode=&noheader=&lad=&pub=1&nopub=&page=1&pgdisp=100

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Oct
5
9:30 AM09:30

Westlake Porter Library Lapsit Storytime

Description:

 Join us for rhymes, songs and play! For children ages birth-24 months with adult caregiver.

http://westlakelibrary.evanced.info/eventsignup.asp?ID=22798&rts=&disptype=info&ret=eventcalendar.asp&pointer=&returnToSearch=&num=0&ad=&dt=dr&ds=2017-10-5&de=2017-10-31&df=list&EventType=Children%27s+Program&Lib=&AgeGroup=&LangType=0&WindowMode=&noheader=&lad=&pub=1&nopub=&page=1&pgdisp=100

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Oct
2
4:00 PM16:00

Avon Lake Library Bounce, Wiggle, Giggle and Cuddle

Bounce, Wiggle, Giggle, CUDDLE! is a special class for our tiniest babies and their adult cuddlers. Join Miss Kim for an hour of fun as we sing songs, learn fun lap sits and explore sensory activities designed to promote age-appropriate socialization and developmental growth. 30 minutes of activities and 30 minutes of open sensory play.

Non-walking infants 6 months and older with a caregiver.  

Registration required beginning October 5 at alpl.org or by calling the Children's Desk at 933-8917.

http://www.eventkeeper.com/code/events.cfm?curOrg=ALPL

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Aug
15
to Aug 17

Playing with Food

Playing with Food Summer Camp  

 

Professional Chef Instructor, Amee Hoge, graduated of the French Culinary Institute, NYC, is excited to be partnering with the City of Avon Lake for a super-fun, culinary camp for kids, ages 6-12 years.  Young chefs will be learning kitchen safety, proper knife skills, how to be creative cupcake decorators, and more! Learn recipes from Amee’s travels in Tuscany, how to make a fun picnic on the beach, or delicious after-school recipes like pepperoni pizza quesadillas!

 

Session 1: Tour of Italy

June 7-9, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 
June 7-9, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

 

Session 2: Cool Food on the Lake
July 25-27, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
July 25-27, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

 

Session 2: More Back to School Lunches & Snacks

August 15-17, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 
August 15-17, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

https://www.activityreg.com/AddInfo_t1.wcs?page=114_Site1.HTM

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