We have an exciting summer ahead of us! Check out our Newsletter for our events for patrons of all ages.
For children ages 5-12 and Parents
The “Boys of Summer” are back playing baseball and we are ready to celebrate Our National Pastime with a morning filled with activities, prizes, and more! “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” will feature a special story time featuring guest readers from the Dover High School baseball team and an autograph session, a special baseball-themed craft, a baseball skills clinic, an appearance by the mascot from the Akron Rubber Ducks, a ballpark lunch, and much more. Prizes for youth participating in the program include a pair of tickets to a Cleveland Indians game, a Carlos Santana game-used bat, a signed official lineup card from an actual Indians game, baseball cards and more. Space for the program is limited to the first 35 children who register and their parents. This program is sponsored by the Gee Family of Dover in memory of Christopher Gee. For more information or to register for the program, please contact the Dover Public Library at 330-343-6123.
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
THE FIRST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH AT 2:00 PM
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.
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.
Check out what’s coming up at the library this Spring by reading our latest edition of Footnotes. A print edition will be available at the library soon. Call the library at 330-343-6123 for more information.
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.