Category: Featured

Testosterone with Jeremy Watson, Chiropractic Physician

Learn more about a 12 step program for men to naturally boost testosterone levels for increased strength, energy, and longevity when Dr. Jeremy Watson, Chiropractic Physician, speaks on “Testosterone” at the Amherst Public Library on Monday, June 26, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Don’t miss this fun and informative evening. No registration is required for this program. more

Magic with Gordon Russ

The Amherst Public Library continues a great summer of programming with a magic show featuring the comedy showmanship of Gordon Russ. Join us at the Main Street Community Center, 255 Park Avenue in downtown Amherst on Thursday, June 22, at 1 p.m. and prepare to be amazed. A master at audience involvement, Gordon “invents” magic […] more

Adult Coloring

  Meet with us in the library’s DeLloyd Room on June 19th at 7:00 p.m. for an hour of coloring and relaxation.  All materials will be provided. Grab a friend and join the fun! This program is intended for ages 14 and up.  No registration is required.  Please call (440) 988-4230 and ask for the Reference […] more

Meet the Author Meaghan Fisher

Meet local author, Meaghan Fisher, when she visits the Amherst Public Library on Thursday, June 15 at 6:00 p.m. Meaghan Fisher is a Children’s author who has over ten years of experience working with children as a former nanny. She has a BS in Psychology and a minor in Women’s Studies and lives in Ohio […] more

Adult Summer Reading Kick-off with Mary Beth Ions

Mary Beth Ions returns to help the library kick-off our Adult Summer Reading Program on June 5 at 6:30 p.m..  Enjoy light refreshments, and get all the information you’ll need about Adult Summer Reading.  Bring your lawn chair as we will be outside on the library lawn.  (We’ll move inside if the weather doesn’t cooperate). […] more

Poetry Asanas Yoga with Rob Shulman

Rob Shulman joins us for a four week yoga class series, open to all experience levels. The series concludes on Thursday, June 8 at 6:30 p.m. with Poetry Asanas; connecting oneself through a Salutation series of yoga movements and the art of reciting short, nature themed poetry. A yoga mat is required for this session. […] more

Fairy and Pirate Storytime

Ahoy mates. The Amherst Public Library invites everyone to come aboard for Pirate and Fairy Storytime. This magical storytime will feature favorite books, music and fun and is perfect for ages 3 and up. Of course costumes are welcome. Two sessions are offered: Tuesday, May 23 at 6:30 p.m. and Wednesday, May 24 at 11:15 a.m. […] more

Community Paper Shredding Day

The Friends of the Amherst Public Library are sponsoring a Community Shred Day on Sat, July 15th, in the Amherst Public Library parking lot from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Have your personal documents and confidential papers shredding on-site for you at no charge using equipment from Ohio Secure Shred.  Paper only- no cardboard or hard covered items.  […] more

Embracing Balance Yoga with Rob Shulman

Rob Shulman joins us for a four week yoga class series, open to all experience levels. The series continues on June 1 at 6:30 p.m. with Embracing Balance; understanding one’s strengths in movement through balance and leg conditioning around the chair or on the mat. A yoga mat is optional for this session. No registration […] more

Mat Energy Yoga with Rob Shulman

Rob Shulman joins us for a four week yoga class series, open to all experience levels. The series continues on Thursday, May 25 at 6:30 p.m. with Mat Energy; a step-by-step vinyasa format yoga that focuses on linking breath with movement and understanding the principles of being centered and grounded. Rob will offer explanations and […] more

Chair Empowerment Yoga with Rob Shulman

Rob Shulman joins us for a four week yoga class series, open to all experience levels. The series begins on Thursday, May 18 at 6:30 p.m. with Chair Empowerment; a new perspective in using a chair to perform an energetic vinyasa series of yoga movements. A yoga mat is not required for this session. No registration […] more

Anti-Aging with Dr. Jeremy Watson, Chiropractic Physician

Learn more about the aging process and natural lifestyle changes to slow it down when Dr. Jeremy Watson, Chiropractic Physician, speaks on “Anti-aging” at the Amherst Public Library on Monday May 22, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Don’t miss this fun and informative evening. No registration is required for this program. The Amherst Public Library is located […] more

Oil Pastels Workshop with Mary Jo Clark

Join us at the Amherst Public Library for an Oil Pastels Workshop with Mary Jo Clark on May 22, 2017 from 2 – 4p.m. Enjoy learning new skills and techniques during this creative workshop where no previous artistic talent is required, just a desire to learn. Students should bring a Pink Eraser, 140lb Watercolor paper, […] more

Yoga for the Mind Creative Writing Group

Looking for inspiration and calm in your busy life?  Are you an artist at heart?  Join our creative writing group, and meet other individuals who share a desire to write creatively. Yoga for the Mind Creative Writing Group will meet every other Wednesday from 9:30-10:30 a.m. in the community room at the Amherst Public Library. Call […] more

Lions Club Eyeglass Collection

The Need for Glasses –153 Million Reasons Lions Recycle for Sight According to The World Health Organization, 153 million people have uncorrected refractive errors (near-sightedness, far-sightedness or astigmatism). Most of these vision impairments are quickly diagnosed and easy to treat with corrective lenses. Still, millions of people in developing nations are pushed deeper into poverty […] more