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The Vampire Talk with Mark Dawidziak

2019-10-24 18:30:00 2019-10-24 19:30:00 America/New_York The Vampire Talk with Mark Dawidziak Local journalist and author Mark Dawidziak discusses the history of vampires in folklore, mythology, books, film, and television. Fairlawn-Bath Branch Library

Thursday, October 24
6:30pm - 7:30pm

Add to Calendar 2019-10-24 18:30:00 2019-10-24 19:30:00 America/New_York The Vampire Talk with Mark Dawidziak Local journalist and author Mark Dawidziak discusses the history of vampires in folklore, mythology, books, film, and television. Fairlawn-Bath Branch Library

Fairlawn-Bath Branch Library

McDowell Community Room

Local journalist and author Mark Dawidziak discusses the history of vampires in folklore, mythology, books, film, and television.

Mark Dawidziak is the author of such vampire-centric books as The Night Stalker Companion and The Bedside, Bathtub & Armchair Companion to Dracula. He also teaches the Vampires on Film and Television course at Kent State University. Presentation includes a Q&A session and items from author's personal collection.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | History |

TAGS: | vampires | television | mythology | local author | Halloween | folklore | Film | Dracula | books | author |

Fairlawn-Bath Branch Library

fairlawnbath@akronlibrary.org
Phone: 330.666.4888
Branch manager
Schott Schrade

Hours
Mon, May 03 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, May 04 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, May 05 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, May 06 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, May 07 12:00PM to 6:00PM
Sat, May 08 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, May 09 Closed

About the branch

Serving a vibrant area made up of both residential and business districts, the Fairlawn-Bath Branch Library is a valuable and important hub of enrichment for its diverse and dynamic community.


From families with toddlers, school-agers, or teenagers to active seniors and people who work nearby, patrons of all ages will find much to engage with in the appealing programming that the library presents. Story-times for young children, nature-themed events and craft-making for older youth, and varied programs for adults including book discussions, financial guidance, art instruction, and computer classes offer a wide range of opportunities for entertainment and learning.


Book, movie, music, and e-media collections from the library are equally responsive to the tastes and interests of library patrons. The Fairlawn-Bath Branch Library is also a place to find public computers, free WiFi, photocopiers, scanning and faxing capabilities, and meeting room space for local non-profit groups.


Also, be sure to look for Fairlawn-Bath Branch Library staff in your local schools, at area events, and around the table at community organizations.

Upcoming events

Sat, May 08, All day

Mon, May 10, 11:30am - 12:15pm

Mon, May 10, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Tue, May 11, 4:30pm - 5:00pm

Sat, May 15, 10:00am - 5:00pm

Mon, May 17, 11:30am - 12:15pm

Mon, May 17, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Tue, May 18, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
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Sat, May 22, 10:00am - 5:00pm

Mon, May 24, 11:30am - 12:15pm