Adults

Library Board Meeting

A meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Burton Public Library will be held at 7pm on Thursday, May 21, 2020.  This will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams pursuant to House Bill 197 making temporary changes to the Ohio Open Meetings Act passed by the Ohio General Assembly on March 27, 2020. 
 

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Library Board Meeting

The regular meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Burton Public Library will be held at 7pm on Thursday April 23, 2020.  This will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams pursuant to House Bill 197 making temporary changes to the Ohio Open Meetings Act passed by the Ohio General Assembly on March 27, 2020.  To view or participate in the meeting contact Katie Ringenbach at director@burton.lib.oh.us

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POSTPONED Knitting 101

Learn the foundations of knitting in this beginner class: casting on, knit stitch, purl stitch, and binding off.  No prior experience necessary.  Supplies will be provided.  Participants must attend all three sessions.  Registration required.  Ages 18 and up.

Knitting 101

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POSTPONED-Battle for the Ballot: Cleveland’s Suffragette Movement

There is no complete record of the brave, often unnamed women who fought for their right to vote and finally triumphed in 1920. Learn about a band of women who dedicated themselves to the public interest and grew into an organization that won the respect and confidence of the nation. This program will tell the story behind the Cleveland women who advocated for suffrage and went on to help establish the League of Women Voters. Presented by the western Reserve Historical Society. No Registration.

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Postponed-Front Porch Campaign

How were campaigns run over a hundred years ago?  Learn about the issues of 1880, the candidates (all four of them!), and anecdotes from James Garfield's front porch gatherings, as reported during and after that momentous election. Presented by James A. Garfield Historical Site.  No registration.

 

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