Boho Bags


Image of a quilted purse

Friday, November 21, 3:30-4:30 pm

Learn how to craft a simple Boho tote bag out of a pillow case that you can use to carry your things.  This can also be worn as a messenger bag.

For children grades 6-12. Please register in advance.


Email Accounts

Email the Manual by Jeffrey Steele

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Thursdays, 11 am – 12 pm

November 20

Learn how to set up an email account. A half-hour appointment can be made for one-on-one assistance in setting up an email account that will allow you to communicate quickly. Learn how to create an email account and send an email.

Appointments can be made at 11 am and 11:30 am. Please register in advance for this program.



Homemade Bread Day


No-Knead Bread


Q: What do Brioche, Challah bread, Beer bread, and Cinnamon Swirl bread all have in common?

A: They are among the many types of bread you can make in order to celebrate Homemade Bread day. 

Celebrate today by making, baking, and eating your very own homemade bread. Not much of a baker? Visit your local grocery store or restaurant that makes fresh bread daily (e.g. Panera Bread, Einstein Bagels, and Brueggers Bagels) and purchase a loaf or two for your home.

Here are just a few of the many books our library has on bread making. Click any image to view/ reserve the item in our online catalog.

Bread Revolution by Peter Reinhart Gluten-Free and Vegan Bread by Jennifer Katzinger Gluten-Free Artisan Bread in Five Minutes a Day by Jeff Hertzberg Bread by Josee Fiset

You can find more books on how to make your own bread by clicking the link below:

Homemade Bread



How to Spot and Stop Scams – CANCELLED

Don't Be a Victim by Michael Chesbro

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Tuesday, November 18, 6-7 pm (PROGRAM IS CANCELLED)

The Office of Consumer Affairs for Summit County will be conducting a presentation on how consumers can learn to Spot and Stop Scams. It will be given by Chris Verich, Deputy Director, Office of Consumer Affairs. In the presentation How to Spot and Stop Scams, Chris will talk about advance fee scams, investment fraud, identity fraud, foreign lottery scams, and other con artist favorites of those targeting consumers. Attendees will learn how to spot a con artist, deal with robocalls, protect your identity, and why it is important to order a credit report regularly. Please register in advance for this program.


New Books at Odom This Week


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Knitted Beanies and Slouchy Hats by Diane Serviss Queen Bitch by Joy Deja King Private India by James Patterson

Revival by Stephen King Flesh and Blood by Patricia Cornwell Blue Labyrinth by Douglas Preston

The Diabetes Solution by Jorge Rodriguez Hardwired by Meredith Wild Female Hustler by Joy Deja King

41 A Portrait of My Father by George Bush  Loving Yourself to Great Health by Louise HayBaller Bitches Volume 3 by Joy Deja King

Relentless by Patricia Haley Family Furnishings by Alica Munro The Secrets of Silk by Allison Hobbs

Ruthless by Cairo



Friday Movie Matinees


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Friday, November 14, 3:30pm

Join us for movie and a snack.

Please register in advance for this program.


Cookbooks to Match Your Style


If you’re interested in reviewing some new cookbooks that could be a match for your own personal cooking style, consider the following titles.


Make Ahead Preparation 

Make It Ahead  by Ina Garten

Make It Ahead by Ina Garten

You can find Make It Ahead in our online catalog by clicking the image above.


Quick Weekday Meal Preparation

How to Cook Everything Fast by Mark Bittman

How to Cook Everything Fast by Mark Bittman

You can find How to Cook Everything Fast in our online catalog by clicking the image above.


Dinner Parties/ Entertaining 

Marcus Off Duty by Marcus Samuelsson

Marcus Off Duty by Marcus Samuelsson

You can find Marcus Off Duty in our online catalog by clicking the image above.


Healthy and Wholesome Meals 

The Skinnytaste Cookbook by Gina Homolka

The Skinnytaste Cookbook by Gina Homolka

You can find The Skinny Taste Cookbook in our online catalog by clicking the image above.

Request a copy of the cookbook that matches your style, and let us know what you think.


Library Closing Reminder


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All Library locations will be closed Tuesday, November 11, Staff Development Day.


Happy Anniversary!


Sesame Street


Today celebrates the 45th anniversary of television show, Sesame Street, the children’s program that educates children through singing, puppetry, film clips, and skits. The show first premiered on this day in 1969 and 45 years later Sesame Street has been coined one of the longest running, successful children’s shows to date.

As a result of the programs success, the show has managed to feature many celebrity appearances such as, Maya Angelou, Beyonce, Michelle Obama, Steve Carrell, Jim Carrey, and One Direction,  just to name a few. In addition to the occasional  celebrity appearances, the show spotlights  a well known cast of puppets  including, Ernie, Bert, Grover, Oscar the Grouch, the Cookie Monster, Big Bird, and Mr. Snuffleupagus. Together, the cast make it a duty to ultimately educate children on the different learning concepts, such as color, number, and letters.

Below are Sesame Street books and movies that are offered through our library . Click any image to view/ reserve the item in our online catalog:

All Tucked in on Sesame Street by Lillian Jaine Over on Sesame Street by Naomi Kleinberg The Sesame Street Songbook

Sesame Street Unpaved by David Borgenicht  The Sesame Street Dictionary by Linda Hayward Can You Tell Me How to Get to Sesame Street by Eleanor Hudson

The Street Gang by Michael Davis Sesame Street Alphabet Songs Sesame Street Cookie Monster and Friends

Find more Sesame Street themed materials in our  online catalog by clicking the link below:

Sesame Street





Family Craft Night


Jacob's Ladder

Monday, November 10, 6-7 pm 

Make an age-old fascinating toy called Jacob’s Ladder.

Please register is advance for this program.