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Adult Program

Stow Cemetery Walking Tour

Date: 
10/20/2017 9:45 AM
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Halloween is the perfect time to go exploring in Stow Cemetery and meet some of Stow’s founding families. Join Local History Librarian Beth Daugherty to learn about our early settlers and their contributions to Stow’s community. See the gravestones of Jonathan Gaylord, Revolutionary War veteran, and his wife Elizabeth, both born in 1745.  Elizabeth was the first burial in Stow Cemetery. Hear about prominent settler, Judge William Wetmore, who brought the first party of settlers to Stow Township in 1804.

Read an eBook Day

Date: 
09/18/2017 (All day)

EBooks enable you to take the stories you love with you anytime, anywhere. All you need to be connected to a world of literature is a smartphone, tablet, or computer. Enjoy your favorite authors whether you’re staying at home or commuting to work. To celebrate digital reading, Overdrive is hosting its annual Read an eBook Day on September 18. If you've never tried reading an eBook before, this would be the perfect time to try it! Borrow one of your favorite books or something new and discover the joys of digital reading. Need help starting up eBooks on your device?

Derbytown Men's Chorus

Date: 
10/24/2017 7:00 PM
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The Derbytown Men’s Chorus from the Akron Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society will present an evening of a cappella close harmony. The group is dedicated to enjoying, promoting, and preserving the unique form of harmony known as barbershop. Call (330) 688-3295 ext. 4 or register online at www.smfpl.org.  This free program is cosponsored by the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library and the Friends of the Library.

The Story of Ohio's Canals

Date: 
08/10/2017 7:00 PM
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Join Tom O’Grady, instructor at Ohio University, for his presentation on Ohio canals. Beginning in 1825, Ohio began constructing its canal system that eventually included nearly 1,000 miles of channel and towpaths laced with stone locks and culverts, aqueducts, feeder lakes, and slack water ponds. These canals opened Ohio up to world commerce, allowing the export of surplus grains and manufactured goods and the import of items made in New York, London, and Paris.

Stow Cemetery Walking Tour

Date: 
08/11/2017 9:45 AM
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at Stow Cemetery
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Meet some of Stow’s founding families by taking a tour of Stow Cemetery. Join Local History Librarian Beth Daugherty to learn about our early settlers and their contributions to Stow’s community. See the gravestones of Jonathan Gaylord, Revolutionary War veteran, and his wife Elizabeth, both born in 1745.  Elizabeth was the first burial in Stow Cemetery. Hear about prominent settler, Judge William Wetmore, who brought the first party of settlers to Stow Township in 1804.

Holiday Concert

Date: 
12/11/2017 7:00 PM
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The Cuyahoga Falls Community Band has been performing for over 100 years. Join them upstairs in the Stow-Munroe Falls Room for a special holiday concert. This free program is cosponsored by the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library, the Cuyahoga Falls Community Band and the Friends of the Library.

Essential Oils: Women's Health

Date: 
09/13/2017 7:00 PM
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Learn how to support your health and delight your senses by using essential oils with Christina Dawson, doTERRA Wellness Advocate.  Essential oils are powerful aromatic compounds that can be incredibly beneficial for a variety of health concerns including women’s health. This class will cover how essential oils can help women’s issues such as: hormonal imbalance, low energy, stress, aging skin, acne, thinning hair, weight management and joint pain. We will also review the basics of using essential oils and safety guidelines.

Coffee with the Editor

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06/07/2017 9:30 AM
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10/03/2018 10:00 AM
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11/07/2018 10:00 AM
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12/05/2018 10:00 AM
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(Marsha McKenna)

Join other Stow and Munroe Falls residents to talk about city issues with Marsha McKenna, editor of the Stow Sentry, in a relaxed and cordial setting.  Refreshments provided.

Trivia Night @ SMFPL

Date: 
08/03/2017 6:30 PM
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09/07/2017 6:30 PM
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10/05/2017 6:30 PM
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11/02/2017 6:30 PM
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12/07/2017 6:30 PM

Gather your friends and family to test your knowledge during Trivia Night @ SMFPL.

Work together as a team or play as an individual to answer 50 questions from 5 categories. Prizes will be awarded to the top trivia teams. This program is for Adults, 18 and over. No registration required.

Doors open at 6:30. Trivia starts at 7:00.

Call (330) 688-3295 ext. 4 for more information. 

Night of Hollywood Fashion

Date: 
08/29/2017 7:00 PM
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Join us for a special Night of Hollywood Fashion.  Richard John is back, presenting an unparalleled collection of memorabilia from Hollywood’s legendary Phyllis Diller. The exhibition features numerous stage worn and personal wardrobe items including gowns, wigs, shoes, hats, and jewelry.

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