All locations will be closed on Sunday, May 28 and Monday, May 29, in observance of Memorial Day.


All locations will be closed on Sunday, May 28 and Monday, May 29, in observance of Memorial Day.


Get out and do something! Believe it or not, your Library is a great place to hear music, hang out, take a FREE yoga class or entertain kids.

Brown Bag Summer Concerts

WEDNESDAYS, June 7 - July 26, 2017, 12:15 - 1:15 p.m.

Walk away from the water cooler and grab your blanket or lawn chair, favorite co-workers, and a brown bag full of munchies for the Library's favorite lunchtime outdoor music series.

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Authors! Authors!

May 31, 2017 at 7 p.m.

Ron Chernow’s best-selling books include The House of Morgan, winner of the National Book Award; The Warburgs, which won the George S. Eccles Prize; The Death of the BankerTitan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award; Washington: A Life, which received the Pulitzer Prize for Biography; and Alexander Hamilton, nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award and adapted into the award-winning Broadway musical Hamilton.

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Become part of the world's largest professional network - LinkedIn. Learn how to create (or improve) your profile, how to search, and how to stay up to date with your network in ten minutes a day.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. 
Wednesday, June 21, 2017, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

With more than 467 million members, LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network. Your business can use this power to show employee appreciation, attract new talent, and gain clients.

Thursday, June 15, 2017, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Thursday, June 22, 2017, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Walking Audiobook Challenge

June 5 - August 5

Come walk, rollerblade, or cycle for 30 minutes at the Metroparks while listening to a downloadable audiobook from your Library! Then log your finished audiobooks and enter to win great prizes for keeping your brain and body in shape! 

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Get in the Art Loop

Toledo’s signature monthly arts experience is all about Music, Food, Art, and Fun.  Explore the downtown creative community by touring the art, artists, and spaces that inspire a vibrant Toledo. Main Library joins over 40 downtown locations participating, and serves as the Tarta hub for easy transportation around the loops. Art Loop takes place each third Thursday of the month April-December, 5:30-9 p.m.

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