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Monday, March 23

Near Miss Day https://bit.ly/2vF6Ap0

AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment.

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

Chip Challenge, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Community Room, Lodi Library, 635 Wooster Street, Lodi. Taste variety of chips while blindfolded. Contests, prizes. Grades 4 to 12.

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., Trinity United Church of Christ, 215 High Street, Wadsworth. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp

Scrapbooking, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Create four pages. Bring adhesive. Supply fee, $8, due to presenter at event. Register at https://bit.ly/2UWAwHZ

Downsizing and Decluttering, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., Community Room, Highland Library, 4160 Ridge Road, Medina. Learn how to decrease clutter.

Tuesday, March 24

Chocolate-Covered Raisins Day https://bit.ly/2T2wfAn

AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment.

Camp Wired, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Community Room, Lodi Library, 635 Wooster Street, Lodi. Learn and refresh computer skills. Ages 55 plus. Call for topics, 330-948-1885.

Tech Tuesdays: VHS, Super 8, 8mm Conversion, Digital Lab, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Demonstration of converting video to digital files.

Otaku Tuesdays, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Teen Area, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Watch anime, cosplay, learn about Japanese culture, more. Grades 6 to 12.

Beginning Beekeeping, 6 p.m. to 8:15 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Fee $85 single, $100 family, includes book, more. Register at https://medinabeekeepers.com/ or call 330-723-6265.

World War II Women Pilots, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Seville Library, 45 Center Street, Seville. Kathy Kraus presents.

Hide and Seek, 7:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Conference Room, Buckeye Library, 6625 Wolff Road, Medina. Run, yell and play games in the library after hours. Grades 2 to 5. Register at https://bit.ly/2OZnwxg

Wednesday, March 25

National Manatee Appreciation Day https://bit.ly/37x1E2P

AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment.

Afternoon at the Cinema, 1 p.m. to 3:15 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Recent DVD releases, light refreshments. Call for titles, 330-273-4150.

After-Work Wildflower Walk, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Hubbard Valley Park, 8600 Hubbard Valley Road, Seville. Casual walk among spring flowers. Notebook, pencil, wildflower guide suggested. Free. Ages 10 and up.

Battle for the Ballot, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Community Room A, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Learn about the story behind the Cleveland women who advocated for suffrage and the birth of the League of Women Voters. Register at https://bit.ly/2uUcuTc

Protect Your Peeps, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Build a boat to protect your marshmallow Peeps. Grades 3 to 5. Register at https://bit.ly/2wnN1SI

Thursday, March 26

National Make Your Own Holiday Day https://bit.ly/38xN1hf

AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment.

OSU Extension: Introduction to Grant Writing Workshop, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., OSU Extension office, 120 W. Washington Street, Suite 1L, Medina. Cost is $50.  Learn how to get grant ready and techniques to identifying funding sources. Payment due at registration. Register at  https://bit.ly/2PbXuai

Camp Wired, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Medina Computer Lab, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Learn and refresh computer skills. Ages 55 plus. Call for topics, 330-725-0588.

Narcan Training, 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Meeting Room B, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Presented by the Medina County Health Department. For more information, contact Jeannie Bunch, jbunch@medinahealth.org, 330-441-2734.

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. 

Garden Chats With Master Gardeners: Planning a New Garden, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., Meeting Room A, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth. Learn how to select a location, determine garden size, what to plant, how much to plant.

Wellness Yoga, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Learn soothing stretches in gentle yoga session.

Friday, March 27

National Joe Day https://bit.ly/2OYLIjw

American Red Cross Blood Drive, noon to 5 p.m., Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. https://rdcrss.org/2ybO4Rp

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, March 28

Something on a Stick Day https://bit.ly/2OZVP7J

Waterfowl Walk, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Chippewa Inlet Trail North, state Route 42, Lafayette Road, Medina. Bring binoculars, bird guide, to observe waterfowl traveling through Ohio to Canada. Dress for weather. All ages. Free.

Rockin’ Tots, 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., Story Time Room, Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Upbeat dance moves, songs with motions, dance games, more. Ages 1 to 3 with adult. Register at https://bit.ly/2uQFueI

Wonder Woman Party, 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., Story Time Room, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Learn what it takes to be a hero, meet Wonder Woman. All ages.

Namaste Crystals and Stones Class, 1 p.m., Hope Recovery Center, 200 Highland Drive, Medina. Learn about various crystals and stones. First 10 people registered receive gift. More information at https://bit.ly/2VBUisB

Know Your Power Plus, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Seville Library, 45 Center Street, Seville. Presentation about women who have left their mark. Make a vision board. Grades 3 to 5. Register at https://bit.ly/2wlx5jL

Sunday, March 29

Smoke and Mirrors Day https://bit.ly/39Q6Hx9

Save Ohio Strays Meet and Greet, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Petco, 1052 Williams Reserve Boulevard, Wadsworth. Meet pets up for adoption. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/2PbEuYS

Natural Discoveries Program Hiking Series: Frog Chorus, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Green Leaf Park, 1674 S. Medina Line Road, Sharon Center. Award-based hiking series. Ages 7 and up. Free. No registration. Go to https://bit.ly/327C0kk for more details

ORMACO Party Bus to “Jesus Christ Superstar;” 5 p.m., Playhouse Square, Cleveland. Bus leaves from Buehler’s River Styx, 3616 Medina Road, Medina. Includes box lunch, wine, homemade cookies, chocolates, cheese, more. Tickets $75 for balcony, $105 for orchestra seating. www.ormaco.org , 330-722-2541

Monday, March 30

I am in Control Day https://bit.ly/3bIHEO3

AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment.

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.

Beginning Web Design, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Community Room, Lodi Library, 635 Wooster Street, Lodi. Design and create own web page. Grades 4 to 8. Register at https://bit.ly/2uQaGuB

Tuesday, March 31

World Backup Day https://bit.ly/2HqDsET If you cannot remember the last time you backed up your computer, it has been too long!

AARP Tax Preparation, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sycamore Room North and South, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Call Medina County Office for Older Adults, 330-723-9514, for appointment.

Knitting and Crocheting Circle, 10 a.m. to noon., Hickory Room, Brunswick Library, 3649 Center Road, Brunswick. Beginners welcome. Making Warm Up Medina County donations.

Camp Wired, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Community Room, Lodi Library, 635 Wooster Street, Lodi. Learn and refresh computer skills. Ages 55 plus. Call for topics, 330-948-1885.

Beginning Beekeeping, 6 p.m. to 8:15 p.m., Medina Library, 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina. Fee $85 single, $100 family, includes book, more. Register at https://medinabeekeepers.com/ or call 330-723-6265.