November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo*). From November 1st to November 30th, people around the world will try to write 50,000 words in 30 days. Join us for three write-ins in November. The write-ins will provide a place and time to work on your writing – we’ll have writing prompts, coffee, and comfortable places to sit and write.

Write-in #1 - November 4th at 1:30pm
Write-in #2 - November 11th at 1:30pm
Write-in #3 - November 25th at 1:30pm

Admission and refreshments are free of charge. Registration is not required. Sponsored by the Way Public Library Foundation & Friends.

*This content has not been reviewed by National Novel Writing Month. For more information, please visit nanowrimo.org.

Stress and anxiety are common ailments that affect people in their regular lives. OraLee Macklenar, LISW, will show you how to take steps now to learn what your triggers are as well as provide tips on how to develop a plan to combat them. Part of the Mercy Health – Better Living Speaker Series. 

Learn to use Microsoft Word to draft everything from a resume to a letter to your congressman. This class will cover the very basics of word processing, such as learning correct typing methods, error correction, and text formatting, saving and opening documents and inserting pictures and clipart.

Register online or at the Information Desk beginning on Tuesday, Sept 25.

Sign up for this one and a half our workshop to learn about mailing lists and mail merges using Microsoft Office. First, we will create a mailing list using Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Access. After we have create the mailing list, we will merge it into Microsoft Word to make both letters and envelopes.

Register online or at the Information Desk beginning on Thursday, September 27.

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam Tet Offensive.   Judy takes you on a picturesque virtual tour to the scenic Halong Bay. Duck in the Cu-Chi Tunnels, known for being booby-trapped hiding spots of the Viet Cong guerillas. Meet Vietnamese people and visit schools and Dalat University. It’s an upbeat tour, underscoring the resilience, excitement, and hopefulness of the Vietnamese.

Following a discussion of works from the Great American Read list on the theme of heroes, attendees will get a tour of Fort Meigs, a historic site that weathered two sieges during the War of 1812. Registration is required and space is limited. This program will be held off-site; you must provide your own transportation.

Discussion books are available for checkout at Way Library.

1984 by George Orwell
Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
The Hunt for Red October by Tom Clancy
The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway

Learn the basics of using Microsoft Excel 2016. Attend this class to learn about Cells, Workbooks, Cell formatting, functions, and equations. We will create a simple budget complete with formatting during this one and a half hour class.

Register online or at the Information Desk beginning on Tuesday, Sept 25.

Way Library and the League of Women Voters of the Perrysburg Area welcome area leaders for a panel discussion on the future of Perrysburg. Immediately following the discussion attendees will have an opportunity to speak one-on-one with the presenters. Speakers include Mayor Tom Mackin, Assistant Superintendent of Perrysburg Schools Dr. Kadee Anstadt, Police Chief Daniel Paez, Fire Chief Rudy Ruiz, and Councilman Haraz Ghanbari.

Sponsored by The League of Women Voters and The Way Public Library Foundation and Friends.