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Enjoy no-wait music, audiobooks, and popular movies at Hoopla Digital- Brought to you by Way Public Library.
TV shows such as "Ghost Hunters" and "Ghost Adventures" have defined the paranormal for viewers but what happens when the cameras aren't rolling? Join Fringe Paranormal on October 22 at 7:00pm as they share their experiences and evidence from local and well-known alleged haunted hot spots.
This event is free and open to the public. Registration is not required. Refreshments will be provided.
Reel Talk opens its 14th season with the lighthearted musical “Singin’ in the Rain.” Enjoy this free showing and discussion on Thursday, October 23 at 10:00am.
Silent movies are giving way to talking pictures, and hoofer-turned-matinee idol Gene Kelly is caught in the bumpy transition, as is buddy Donald O’Connor and prospective love, Debbie Reynolds. This 1952 musical spoof of the movie industry is considered by some critics as the greatest Hollywood musical ever made. Evan Chase, area film buff and coordinator of the Maumee Indoor Classic Film Series will be guest speaker.
Way Public Library card holders can download the free hoopla digital mobile app on their Android or IOS device or visit hoopladigital.com to begin enjoying thousands of titles – from major Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers – available to borrow for instant streaming or temporary downloading to their smartphones, tablets, computers and Apple TV.
Library Director Janel Haas is excited about offering hoopla digital. She says, “Our patrons have always been ahead of the curve when it comes to tech-savviness and enthusiasm for on-demand content. We are continually on the lookout for practical ways to deliver films, music, and books to them in the formats they enjoy most. The addition of streaming services to our collection via hoopla digital is another step towards fulfilling our objective of meeting the information and entertainment needs of our patrons. It is also a demonstration of our commitment to embrace the latest technology.”
Fall Computer classes have been scheduled. Registration begins on September 8th at the Information Desk. While all classes are free, a $5 deposit is required at sign up. This will be refunded at class. Library patrons not attending class will forfeit this deposit.
Please contact Travis McAfee at 419-874-3135 x 103 with questions.
Astronomer Kevin Manning, a former NASA consultant, shares the excitement of astronomy in this special free program for all ages on Tuesday October 28 at 7:00pm. Learn about the size and scale of our universe, the stars, and view celestial wonders through a powerful telescope, weather permitting.
This program is dedicated in memory of Steve McLaughlin.
- October 29, 2014 - Apple Device User Group
- October 29, 2014 - Inspired Lessons from Norman Rockwell
- October 31, 2014 - Halloween Screening of House of Wax
- November 8, 2014 - Book Sale
- November 11, 2014 - Learn to Decorate Special Occasion Cakes
- November 12, 2014 - Norway: From the South to the North
- November 13, 2014 - An Evening with Shakespeare
- November 14, 2014 - The Card Catalog Hosts a Robot Building Program
- November 14, 2014 - Reel Art: A Separation
- Food For Fines 2014: November 16 to 22