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Upcoming Programs for Adults:

National Library Week - "Libraries Transform"

April 9-15

Come to the library and find out all the library has to "transform" your life! In 2016, 118,267 visitors came to the library to check something out, take advantage of our services, or join in one of our programs. 14,457 library card holders borrowed 264,091 itmes including 21,4344 electronic items from a collection valued at $1,597,778. Join us in celebrating National Library Week by entering a drawing to win a basket full of goodies!



Introduction to Genealogy

Monday, April 17, 2:30-4:30 p.m.

This program is a basic introduction to genealogical research, and will highlight methods and resources offered at your public library and beyond. This is geared toward the beginner, but all are welcome. Program is presented by Tim Seman from Mahoning County Libraries.
Registration is requested.




Columbiana High School Art Show

May 13-20, 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.

The library will be displaying original art from Amy Moreschi's Columbiana High School art classes. The artwork will be displayed in the Salchow Room of the library. You may visit this exhibit during the regular hours of the library.



Robert Greier Reading

Saturday, May 27, 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Local author, Robert Greier Jr., will be speaking about his research and wiritng process behind his latest work, Wyvern. Clevis Pladstock is the narrator in the story of Wyvern, an old fella who spent 39 years working as a guard at the Wyvern Group Home for Wayward Boys. Clevis is dying of throat cancer, and in his final days he recounts the events of the Bicentennial..the double homicide..in a style that is both humorous and somewhat sad. Join us in supporting a local author and hearing a sample of his work.
Registration is requested.




Free Movies at the Library
2nd Wednesday of the month, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

March 8: 1953 musical comedy starring Doris Day and Gordon MacRae
April 12: 1935 musical comedy starring Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers
May 10: 1953 romantic comedy starring Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz
Free refreshments sponsored by the Friends of the Library.



Book Club on the Run!

Too busy for book club? No problem! Check out the display behind the Reference Desk each month for a recommended read.



Free Blood Pressure Check

Last Wednesday of each month, 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Have your blood pressure, heart rate, and oxygen saturation level read each month at the library. The Salem Area Visiting Nurses provides this service for free. No appointment is necessary, just stop by the adult department.



New Materials for Adults:

New Fiction Books
 

All By Myself

The Ebb Tide

The Lost Order

War Cry
 



New Non-Fiction Books
 

The Gatekeepers 

Hallelujah Anyway  

Instant Pot Obsession  

Stirring up Fun with Food  





New Audio Books
 

The Black Book

The Devil's Triangle

If Not For You

Mississippi Blood