Category Archives : Kids

St. Patty’s Celebration!

CloverSaturday, March 14

Join us for a wee bit of Irish fun at this family-friendly community event!

10:00 AM: Irish Storytime with Miss Patt & Mortimer

1:00 PM: “St. Patrick: From Slave to Patron Saint,” lecture

2:00 PM: Tales of Ireland: Storytelling by Joyal Pittman

3:30 PM: The Akron Ceili Band performs LIVE!

5:00 PM: Free movie showing starring Sean Connery

If you would like to attend any of these programs, please call the library to register at 330-343-62123


Cinema Saturdays



What’s this? Another FREE movie showing? Come to the library for awesome movies and free snacks the first Saturday of the month!

Call the library at 330-343-6123 for more information, including movie titles.

No Registration Necessary.

Open to All Patrons.

5th Annual Overdue Open House

Overdue Open House 2015


Explore the library at this fun, family-friendly community event. Activities and events include live music, a magician, prizes and more! Return your overdue library materials at the event and your overdue fines will be waived. Win a Kindle Fire, a Kindle Fire HD, or a Nintendo 3DS. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Call the library at 330-343-6123.

Little Tornadoes Reading Club


Little Tornadoes Reading Club Logo


Children in grades K-5 are invited to join this popular football themed reading club.  Children will be asked to complete 4 out of 7 reading activities during this 4 week program.  Those children who successfully complete the program will receive free admission to the September 26 Dover vs. Toledo Waite game, a limited edition t-shirt, and a club membership card.  Children will also be permitted to be on the field with the Tornadoes before the game.  Registration begins August 19.

Story and Craft Times

                                                            Wednesdays: September 17 – November 19

11954294651836688819Machovka_teddy_bear.svg.medLapsit/Toddler Times for 1 month – 3 year olds and parents

10:00 – 10:30 AM

Preschool Story and Craft Time for 3, 4, & 5 year olds and parents

11:00 – 11:45 AM