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Monday, May 18
Movie Monday, 2:15 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Buckeye Community Room, Buckeye Library, 6625 Wolff Road, Medina. Popcorn, pillows, newly released movie. Grades 6 to 12. Free. No registration.
Sensory Friendly Story Time, 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Children’s Activity Room, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Stories, songs, rhymes, play time for children on the autism spectrum, those with sensory integration challenges, their families and caregivers. Register at https://bit.ly/2VrWP78
Donauschwaben Kindergruppe Performance, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., Sycamore Rooms North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Children’s dance group of boys and girls aged 4 to 11. Register at https://bit.ly/2K74DG4
Tuesday, May 19
World Plant a Vegetable Garden Day https://bit.ly/2yfd6UJ
Camp Wired, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Community Room, Lodi Library, 635 Wooster Street, Lodi. Learn and refresh computer skills. Ages 55 plus. Call for topics, 330-948-1885.
Breastfeeding Basics Class, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Medina County Health Department, 4800 Ledgewood Drive, Medina. Free. For more information, call 330-723-9688, Option 4.
American Red Cross Blood Drive, 1 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., The Chapel Wadsworth Campus, 1391 State Road, Wadsworth. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp
Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Children’s Activity Room, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Work as a group to untangle puzzles, clues and ciphers before time runs out. Register at https://bit.ly/2K2P1Dh
South Town Cruise-In, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Habitat for Humanity parking lot, 233 Lafayette Road, Medina. Open to all antique, classic or collectible cars. Weather permitting. Free.
Garden Club Planting Day, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Children’s Activity Room and library courtyard, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Plant flowers, herbs and vegetables in the courtyard. Register at https://bit.ly/3cmbwj0
Wednesday, May 20
Be a Millionaire Day https://bit.ly/2RzDbVz
American Red Cross Blood Drive, 1 p.m. to 7 p.m., Seville United Methodist Church, 74 W. Main Street, Seville. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp
Take Me Out to the Ball Game. 2:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m., Buckeye Library, 6625 Wolff Road, Medina. Baseball, cornhole, hot dogs, popcorn. Grades 6 to 12.
Teen Movie Afternoon: “The Social Network,” 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Meeting Room A, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Story of the creation of Facebook.
eMedia 101, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Community Room, Highland Library, 4160 Ridge Road, Medina. Learn how to use eMedia through hands-on, interactive class. Bring devices to download media. Register at https://bit.ly/2K5SRM6
Thursday, May 21
Talk Like Yoda Day https://bit.ly/3a8ekyo
Camp Wired, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Medina Room, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Learn and refresh computer skills. Ages 55 plus. Call for topics, 330-725-0588.
Can You Escape? The Color Scheme, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Meeting Room A, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Apply color knowledge to solve the puzzles to unlock paints needed for the next project. Register at https://bit.ly/3a88zky
Exporastory: “Frog and Toad,” 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Children’s Activity Room, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Discover “hopposites,” make crafts. Register at https://bit.ly/2K3Ki4e
Legal Resource Center, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Conference Room 2A, second floor, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Domestic Relations Court volunteers help those not represented by a lawyer in family court. First come, first served.
Herbert Hoover, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Community Room, Lodi Library, 635 Wooster Street, Lodi. The man, myths, misunderstandings of 31st U.S. president.
Friday, May 22
Buy a Musical Instrument Day https://bit.ly/2Vup6dj
Mystery Mayhem Escape Room, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Activity Room, Seville Library, 45 Center Street, Seville. A horrible crime has been committed, almost no clues were left, and you have 20 minutes to retrieve the evidence and solve the crime. Permission slip required for after-hours event. Grades 4 to 12. Register at https://bit.ly/2yU3FKO
Bluegrass Jam and Dinner, 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., Lafayette United Methodist Church, 6201 Lafayette Road, Medina. Kitchen opens at 5:30 p.m., music starts at 7 p.m. Donation admission $3, dinner is additional charge. Fish dinner through April 10, $8. Bring favorite dessert to share. Bluegrass/country bands welcome, arrive early to be scheduled.
Saturday, May 23
Lucky Penny Day https://bit.ly/3cdTG1f
Migratory Bird Banding, 9 a.m. to noon, Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 Ridge Road, Wadsworth. Dependent on weather. All ages. Learn about bird banding.
Knitting and Crocheting Circle, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Highland Library, 4160 Ridge Road, Medina. Beginners welcome. Making Warm Up Medina County donations.
Memorial Day Weekend Family Fishing, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Wolf Creek Environmental Center, 6100 ridge Road, Wadsworth. Fishing is permitted in this park only during this program. No experience necessary, help will be available. Limited number of rods, reels, and bait available, suggest bringing your own. Children must be accompanied by adult. All ages. Free. Register at https://bit.ly/2wIeuiw
Sunday, May 24
Scavenger Hunt Day https://bit.ly/2V3Cjuy