*Register for this event at your library or at mcdl.info/events. Phone numbers on back cover. Events for Adults 17 Genealogy Discussion Group Medina - Wed., Sept. 14, Oct. 12, Nov. 9, 12:00 pm - Connect with fellow genealogists to discuss research, share hints, and ask questions. Civil War Herb Lady of Ohio * Lodi - Tues., Sept. 20, 6:00 pm Smell and touch herbs that would be used for infection, fevers, and more. Lodi Historical Society Tour * Lodi - Wed., Sept. 28, 2:00 pm Tour the Lodi-Harrisville Historical Society located at 111 Harris St., Lodi. The Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Brunswick - Wed., Sept. 28, 6:30 pm Discover the zoo’s 140-year history with historian and archivist, Judy MacKeigan. Beginning Family History * Medina - Wed., Sept. 28, 6:30 pm Learn to research your family tree in six easy steps. Zoom option available. History of Palmistry * Highland - Thurs., Sept. 29, 6:00 pm Discover the history of palm reading with Lucy, owner of The Busy Witch. The Buckeye Bigfoot Lodi - Tues., Oct. 11, 5:30 - 7:30 pm Marc DeWerth shares a complete history of Bigfoot incidents in Ohio. History of Infectious Diseases Highland - Wed., Oct. 19, 6:00 pm Medical lecturer and patient advocate Tom Strong discusses infectious diseases and the evolution of treatments. Meet the Ghosts of Ohio Seville - Mon., Oct. 24, 6:00 pm Enjoy a glimpse inside a ghost-hunting group and try equipment on your own. Medina County Hauntings * Medina - Tues., Oct. 25, 6:30 pm Listen to spooky legends of Medina County, Ohio. Zoom option available. Meet Eleanor Roosevelt Brunswick - Wed., Oct. 26, 6:00 pm Women in History Ohio present a portrayal of First Lady and activist, Eleanor Roosevelt. Amityville: Horror or Hoax? Medina - Thurs., Oct. 27, 6:00 pm James Willis discusses facts and fiction behind what has collectively become known as The Amityville Horror. Ohio’s Hiking Grandma * Zoom - Thurs., Nov. 10, 6:00 pm NPS Ranger Ryan Krapf discusses America’s first hiking celebrity, Emma “Grandma” Gatewood. Optional viewing at Brunswick Library. Latin Burlesque Pioneers * Highland - Thurs., Nov. 10, 6:00 pm Historian and Cleveland’s Burlesque Queen, Bella Sin, shares the history of Latin Burlesque Theater and show girls. Show & Tell * Seville - Wed., Nov. 16, 6:00 pm Have a family heirloom, antique, or a special item with an interesting past? Join us and share your story. mcdl.info/History History & Genealogy Naturalization Laws & Records Many records were created when immigrants became citizens. Learn what they are and how to find them. Genealogy Slam * Zoom - Sat., Oct. 15, 1:00 - 4:00 pm - Rich Venezia, nationally recognized genealogist and lecturer presents two topics. Optional viewing at Medina Library. Presented with support from the Medina County Genealogical Society. Ship Manifests Ship manifests are the “go-to” record for immigrant arrivals in the 1800s and 1900s. Discover the different information they can tell. Health & Wellness Herbal Infused Oil * Seville - Thurs., Sept. 1, 6:00 pm Learn how to make all natural herb infused body oil to combat dry skin. Discover Your Local Health Department * Brunswick - Wed., Sept. 14, 6:30 pm Lodi - Thurs., Sept. 29, 11:00 am Medina - Wed., Oct. 5, 6:30 pm Discover hidden gems provided by Medina County Health Department to support your health and wellness. Drum Group * Medina - Tues., Sept. 6, Oct. 4, Nov. 1 11:00 am - Celebrate community and life through rhythm and music in this interactive session. Mindful Mondays * Brunswick - Mon., 1:30 pm Sept. 26, Oct. 24 - Calm activities Nov. 28 - Drumming therapy Managing Hypertension * Brunswick - Tues., Sept. 27, 6:00 pm Learn about complications of high blood pressure, treatment, and lifestyle changes to help control this “silent killer” with Cleveland Clinic. Life in the Blender * Brunswick - Wed., Oct. 5 6:30 - 8:00 pm - Author and communications expert Heather Hetchler will discuss stepfamily life and how to handle its complexities. Understanding Crystals * Seville - Tues., Oct. 18, 6:00 pm Lucy, owner of The Busy Witch, guides you through choosing, charging and cleansing crystals, shapes, and ways to use them. Leave with a mini crystal. Mindful Parenting & Holidays * Buckeye - Wed., Nov. 2, 6:00 - 7:30 pm Learn four strategies to help you and your family minimize stress and maximize joy, gratitude, and good memories. Kids welcome. mcdl.info/Health