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.
|Pet Show 2011||56||Summer fun kicked off with a great Pet Show on June 22. More than thirty pets participated, winning awards and meeting the children. Snakes and lizards joined dogs, cats, and chinchillas for a fun-filled evening at the library.
Learn about more events for kids at our Children's page at www.smfpl.org.|
|Mario Kart Wii tournament||12||28 players raced each other to the finish! Bryan C and Halle H. were our final top two players, with Bryan coming out ahead. The Friends of the LIbrary provided GameStop giftcards to the winners, and Pizza Hut of Stow donated pizza and prizes too.|
|Anime Club Cosplay 2011||27|
|Touch a Truck Day 2011||98||A ladder fire truck, an ambulance, a police cruiser and "prisoner transport vehicle," a moving van, a tow truck, a postal service truck, a cement mixer and a flatbed truck were all on hand--as well as the library's "book vehicle"--for children to sit in and climb on and learn more about.|
|High School Book Club party 2011||25||Members of the high school book club came to the public library for the last meeting of the year, for a field trip. They got a behind the scenes tour, made "Stacks Poetry", discussed our last book of the year, and had lunch from Bellacino's of Stow. A great time was had by all.|
|Silly Saturday 2011||49||There were 37 teams (75 total players) in this year's scavenger hunt to find all 50+ silly things in the library.|
|37th Needlework Show||109||37th Annual Needlework Show
March 2011 |
|2011 Anime Art Contest entries||18||Entries in our first ever Anime Art contest for teens, which has art based on anime, manga, video game, or original characters. Winners received Hobby Lobby giftcards for art supplies.|
|Crazy 4 Cupcakes||14|
|Lifesize Monopoly 2010||39||Our annual games of bigger-than-usual Monopoly!|
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.
Akron, Ohio artist, Barbara Krans Jenkins graduated from Kent State University, 1965 (B.A. Science in Education, Art, K-12). After teaching two years and while raising a family of 4 children, she free-lanced from her home doing calendars, logos, magazine illustrations, pet and home portrait commissions and art shows.
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.