Exclusive Showings of Toni Morrison film announced at The Lorain Palace Theater

Toni MorrisonThe new documentary film “Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am” will be coming to its subject’s hometown June 28 and June 30 at the Lorain Palace Theater.

The feature-length documentary is directed by acclaimed filmmaker and photographer Timothy Greenfield-Sanders who is a longtime friend of Toni Morrison. The film, which focuses on the Nobel Prize winning author’s life and work, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year. It came to the Northeast Ohio area this spring for the Cleveland International Film Festival, where it won the Local Heroes Competition. The documentary opens in New York City and Los Angeles on June 21, before expanding to additional markets throughout the summer. Read More...

Lorain Bike Share

 

The Lorain Public Library System is "wheelie" excited to officially launch the Go Lorain Bike Share program, a collaboration with Lorain County Public Health, the Lorain County Metro Parks and the Lorain County Community Action Agency, May 18 at Better Block.

LPLS will be the jumping off point for taking advantage of this completely free program. Stop in at the Main Branch and use your library card to check out one of the adult bikes available, courtesy of the Lorain Police Department. Helmets and locks will also be available to check out, so you can make the most of your ride around Lorain.

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Domonkas Branch Garden

Domonas Branch GardeThe annual Domonkas Branch garden was planted April 20 with the help of some of our young patrons. Once the seedlings become big enough, the patrons will transplant them into the ground on the south side of the building.  Read More...

Bienvenidos al Condado de Lorain / Welcome to Lorain County

Un servicio para personas recien llegadas al Condado de Lorain Preperado por El Centro de Servicios Sociales en diciembre de 2017. Actualizado el 18 diciembre 2017.
A service for new arrivals to Lorain County pre-arranged by The Social Services Center in December 2017. Updated on December 18, 2017.