Adults

The Art of Vilhelm Hammershoi

Explore the paintings of Vilhelm Hammershoi, a Danish artist who produced some of the most lovely and haunting works to come out of the late 19th century and early 20th century. Discussion will include historic precedents for Hammershoi’s works by artists such as Vermeer, and we will analyze Hammershoi’s role in the Symbolist movement and how he relates to contemporaries like Edvard Munch. Ann Shifflet, Art History instructor at Columbus College of Art and Design is the presenter.

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Friday, October 3, 2014 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Family Books and Build

Children and caregivers join us for stories, building and fun! Each month we’ll read a couple of stories to start, then the building will begin with our LEGO and LEGO Duplo blocks. We provide books and blocks as inspiration, then your child gets hands-on building time. Please note, children will not be able to keep their creations. Registration is required and begins two weeks prior.
Related Reading: Building with Shapes by Rebecca Weber

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Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 10:30am to 11:15am

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Gardening Year Round - Preparing for Next Season

Joanne Dole from the Franklin County Master Gardener Volunteers returns to the Lane Road Library with tips to help you prepare for the next gardening season. Why wait until spring to get started on your garden? Join us at the library and get a jump on next season.

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Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

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Pebble Mosaic Stepping Stone

Come create a pebble mosaic stepping stone for your garden. Julie Reeder will lead participants as they design pebble mosaics with stones in tinted concrete. When the concrete sets, you will have a one-of-a-kind stepping stone to place in your garden. Be sure to dress appropriately as this project might get messy. For adults and teens. Registration is required and opens September 10.

Adults and teens, Maximum of 8 participants, 120 min.

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Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

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Amazing Library Resources: the Learning Express Library database

LearningExpress Library - Come learn how to use a resource that truly does have something for everyone. Whether you’re a high school student with looming ACT and SAT exams, a job seeker, a career changer, or someone who might want another degree, this resource has test prep materials and guides for the entire alphabet soup of exams (GRE, SAT, LSAT, MCAT, TOEFL, and many more), as well as for professional exams, computer skills, and more. Join Megan Sheeran, one of our reference librarians for a demonstration of this incredible resource.

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Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Intro to Meditation

Feeling stressed? Join us at Lane for an intro to meditation class led by an instructor from Yoga on High.

The iRest method teaches you how to live a contented life, free of conflict, anxiety, fear and suffering by opening your mind and body to their inherent ground of health and wholeness.

This class is perfect for anyone who wants to learn how to meditate or just join for an hour of relaxation. Registration is required and opens on September 4th.

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Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

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UAPL Book Circle: Ordinary Grace

Join us for an informal discussion of Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger. Set in the summer of 1961 in small town Minnesota,thirteen-year-old Frank Drum’s world is about to change. The town is rocked by several deaths,and some of them might be murders. Ordinary Grace is the winner of the 2014 Edgar Award.

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Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

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UAPL Book Circle: Ordinary Grace

Join us for an informal discussion of Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger. Set in the summer of 1961 in small town Minnesota,thirteen-year-old Frank Drum’s world is about to change. The town is rocked by several deaths,and some of them might be murders. Ordinary Grace is the winner of the 2014 Edgar Award.

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Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

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