Alien Adventure! * Seville - Thurs., Sept. 22, 6:00 pm All ages - Create a flying saucer with an alien inside. Apple Gala * Highland - Tues., Sept. 27 4:00 - 5:30 pm, grades K-6 Learn about an apple’s life cycle, taste test apples, and do an apple craft. Leaf Creatures * Lodi - Sat., Oct. 1, 2:00 pm, all ages Create an animal portrait out of preserved leaves. Scary Cute Crafts * Medina - Tues., Oct. 4, 11, 18 & 25 10:30 am, ages 3 & up Make a monstrously fun project each week leading up to Halloween in this four-week series. Super-Secret Slime Lab * Seville - Thurs., Oct. 13, 6:00 pm All ages - Become a mad scientist and make your own sensory slime test tube goo! Bug Zoo * Medina - Sat., Oct. 15, 10:30 am Ages 3 & up - Learn to love these tiny and amazing creatures as you meet insects and learn about their role in the environment. Halloween Party * Lodi - Tues., Oct. 18, 6:00 - 7:30 pm All ages - Show off your costume on the runway! Enjoy trick or treating, games, and balloon creations by Nate the Great. Halloween Fashion Show Medina - Thurs., Oct. 20, 6:30 pm All ages - Walk the red carpet, show off your costume, and claim a special treat. Fantastic Fall Events Trick or Treat * Buckeye - Thurs., Oct. 27, 6:30 pm All ages with adult - Wear a costume for an evening of tricks, treats, and fun. Halloween Bash Seville - Sat., Oct. 29, 1:00 pm All ages - Enter a costume contest, create crafts, and trick or treat. Trick or Treat & Cider Tasting Highland - Mon., Oct. 31, all day Wear a costume and enjoy treats. Corn Husk Dolls * Lodi - Thurs., Nov. 3, 6:00 pm All ages - Celebrate Native American Heritage Month. Learn about ancient toys and create one of your own. Who Was at the First Thanksgiving? * Lodi - Tues., Nov. 8, 10:30 am All ages - Who was at the first Thanksgiving and where were they hiding? Find out with Akron Zoo’s animal ambassadors. Apple-Palooza * Medina - Mon., Nov. 14, 10:30 am Ages 3 & up - Apple stories, apple crafts, and cook homemade applesauce to take home. *Register for this event at your library or at mcdl.info/events. Phone numbers on back cover. 10 Events for Children & Families Naturebrary * Medina - Wed., Sept. 7, Oct. 26, Nov. 9, 10:30 am, ages 2-5 Discover our indoor and outdoor nature activities. Music & Movement * Brunswick - Fri., Sept. 9, Oct. 21, Nov. 11, 10:30 am or 11:30 am Ages 0-6 - Groove with Ms. Izzey in this music and movement class. Meet the Pollinators * Highland - Sat., Sept. 24, 11:00 am All ages - Learn about the metamorphosis of a monarch butterfly. Signing Class * Medina - Sat., Oct. 1, 8, 10:30 am Ages 1-3 with adult - Learn basic signs for communication. Different signs in each class. Baby Sensory Play * Brunswick - Sat., Sept. 10, Oct. 22, 10:30 am, ages 6-18 mos. Stories, rhymes, and playtime. Wear mess-friendly clothes. Pigeon’s Rollercoaster Party * Brunswick - Sat., Sept. 24, 10:30 am All ages - Celebrate the release of the latest Mo Willems book and party with everyone’s favorite bird!