NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK
Special programs at Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library in celebration of
National Library Week, April 11 - 17, 2010
The Mission of the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library is to provide excellence in library service to all who seek access to information and recreational, educational, and cultural materials of any format. It also aims to promote the well-being of the community through programs and cooperative efforts with other community agencies, public and private.
The Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library will help create a community where ideas, culture, and knowledge thrive by providing materials, equipment and services to all people.
|Manga Drawing Workshop w/Mark Crilley||31||Mark Crilley, author of the three graphic novel series Akiko, Miki Falls, and Brody's Ghost, and the new how-to-draw book Mastering Manga, gave a workshop and hands-on drawing demonstration to library teens. Copies of his Brody's Ghost books were available for purchase, courtesy of The Learned Owl Bookshop, and he signed autographs for his fans. |
|2012 High School Book Club Field Trip||16||Our hs book club came to the library for their annual field trip. We discussed Bruiser by Neal Shusterman, played games and chose books for next year's club, and had pizza for lunch, courtesy of the Friends of the Library.|
|2012 Anime Art Contest||19||Teens submitted hand drawn and digitally created art of their favorite anime and video game characters, in our second annual contest. Winners received giftcards to Hobby Lobby for art supplies, courtesy of the Friends of the SMFPL.|
|Dessert Extravaganza 2012||47|
|HS Book Club Skype with Daisy Whitney||8||Our book club "virtually" met Daisy Whitney, author of The Mockingbirds, in a Skype chat at the high school.|
|Akron Caeli Band Concert||19||The Akron Caeli Band played a rousing blend of traditional and nontraditional Irish music for a full house, with some songs accompanied by a young Irish stepdancer.|
|Madden NFL12 Tournament||6||Nine players battled it out on the XBox360 gridiron in our annual videogame tournament.|
|Live PacMan||34||Tweens in grades 4-6 collected pellets for points and tried to avoid the ghosts in this live-action version of the classic video game.|
|Anime Club Cosplayers 2012||10|
|Shuffle & Roll Gaming Program||30||Teens came to the library to learn how to play collectible card games like Magic: the Gathering, and roleplaying games such as Dungeons and Dragons, in the first of 6 sessions.|
To reserve a meeting room, please visit the library and ask for the Finance Department. You may also call 330 688-3295 and ask for the Finance Department and an application will be mailed to you.
We setup three new wireless access points at the library for you.
Bring your laptops and wireless devices.
We have increased bandwidth and can handle many connections.
Connect to the wireless address (SSID)
What to do with it?
Check your e-mail, surf the web, play games, do homework, and use the library services, of course.
You will be asked to log in.