On October 12, 1984, President Ronald Reagan made his famous call to Perrysburg. To commemorate the 35th anniversary, Local History librarian Richard Baranowski will present a program on Reagan’s historic visit to our hometown.

Those of you who are new to Perrysburg, come and hear the story! Those of you who were here for the “Gipper’s” celebrated visit, bring your photos and your memories to share! 

This free program is open to the public without registration.

Way Library welcomes Tamia Land, independent researcher, period clothing manufacturer, and costumed interpreter at Fort Meigs, for a discussion on what children wore in the early 19th century. Ms. Land will discuss how clothing followed fashion and sometimes led to changes in adult fashions. The talk will include pictures of extant clothing and a display of reproduction clothing.

This program is free and open to the public; no registration required.

Learn the basics of Dremel's 3D Slicer software in this hands-on class. Way Library’s Dremel 3D45 printers require a specific file type to print and we’ll explore how it works here. We'll practice finding existing 3D models, importing 3D models in the Slicer and preparing them to print (slicing them).

Register online or at the Information Desk beginning on Sunday, August 31.

We may face unexpected challenges when the time comes to make end-of-life decisions in an ethically responsible way for ourselves or our loved ones. Dr. Jan C. Heller, who served as a bioethicist and a priest in the Episcopal Church, will discuss some of the tools available to guide decision makers in the face of such challenges. 

Sponsored by Zoar Lutheran Church Perrysburg.  This program is free and open to the public.  Registration is not required.

Join us to learn how to use 3D printers and software to make cookie cutters. We will start by using creative common designs and eventually learning to create our own designs. Each month, we will focus on a theme for our cookie cutters.

This month's theme: Halloween

Register online or at the Information Desk beginning on Sunday, August 31.

Are you a high school student (or the parent of a student) and concerned about what occupation is the right fit? Career Advisor Kim VanderHooven will discuss the college search and majors, skilled trades and apprenticeships, the value of job shadowing, and share valuable websites for matching interests with occupations.

This program is free and open to the public. Registration is not required.

Way Library and the League of Women Voters of the Perrysburg Area welcome Tim Sarko, Data Dissemination Specialist for the U.S. Census Bureau, for an in-depth view of the 2020 Census. Learn about the 2020 Census and its importance for you and your community. Federal funds, grants and support to states, counties, and communities are based on population totals and breakdowns by sex, age, race, and other factors. Your response shapes decisions about how public funds are spent for schools, fire and emergency services, and healthcare for your community. Learn how the Census Bureau goes to extraordinary lengths to make sure everyone is counted once, only once, and in the right place.

This program is free and open to the public; no registration required.

Join Joseph Prince, Curriculum and Outreach Educator at the BGSU Libraries, for an evening of scary storytelling and ghostly activities.  You’ll hear stories that will chill you to the bone and then have a chance to use the photo booth, make a craft, and indulge in creepy refreshments. 

This program is free and open to the public; no registration required.  Adults only, please.