Children

Children Program

Pet Show

Date: 
06/26/2013 - 7:00pm

Our annual pet show returns!  Vote for your favorite pet and enter drawings.  Registration is REQUIRED for those bringing pets.  Those with dogs must show a children's librarian current shot records.  Only one pet per family permitted.  Register by calling or coming to the children's department beginning June 17.  For children 12 and under.  Those coming as spectators do not need to register.

Last Day of Summer Reading

Date: 
08/03/2013 - 5:00pm

Come into the Children's Room (Spike's Place) beginning, Monday, June 10th (or after) to sign up for the 2013 Summer Reading Program "Dig Into Reading".  Children birth through completing Grade 6 will receive a reading log to keep track of hours read.  Bring back your reading records to collect prizes and earn chances to enter our grand prize drawings.  The summer reading program ends on Saturday, August 3rd.  No prizes will be awarded after this date.

First Day of Kids Summer Reading

Date: 
06/10/2013 - 9:00am

Come into the Children's Room (Spike's Place) beginning, Monday, June 10th (or after) to sign up for the 2013 Summer Reading Program "Dig Into Reading".  Children birth through completing Grade 6 will receive a reading log to keep track of hours read.  Bring back your reading records to collect prizes and earn chances to enter our grand prize drawings.  The summer reading program ends on Saturday, August 3rd.

Touch. A. Truck.

Date: 
05/04/2013 - 10:00am
Other Info: 
Free family vehicle showcase

This amazing and FREE family event featuring all kinds of trucks, cars and more will return this year on Saturday, May 4 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. View a variety of vehicles, including a fire truck, police car, back-hoe, Army jeep, classic fin car, armored car and more!

New additions this year include a balloon artist, face painting, prize drawings and a visit from KRAV Gourmet Food Truck. This truck's wares will be available to purchase for the first time this year.

No registration. See you there!

Bow Wow Book Buddies

Date: 
02/23/2014 - 1:30pm
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03/09/2014 - 1:30pm
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03/23/2014 - 1:30pm
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04/06/2014 - 1:30pm
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04/27/2014 - 1:30pm
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05/04/2014 - 1:30pm
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05/18/2014 - 1:30pm
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06/08/2014 - 1:30pm
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06/22/2014 - 1:30pm
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07/13/2014 - 1:30pm
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07/27/2014 - 1:30pm
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08/10/2014 - 1:30pm
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08/24/2014 - 1:30pm

K-6th grade kids can read to our therapy dogs!  This helps children build confidence in their reading ability with this impartial audience.  No registration required.  Sign up for a 15 minute timeslot when you arrive.  Bring your favorite book or choose one of ours.

Wizard of Oz

Date: 
04/13/2013 - 2:00pm
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Drop-in crafts, activities, games

Follow the yellow brick road any time between 2:00 and 4:00 p.m. for games, crafts and activities based on the classic movie "The Wizard of Oz."  No registration is needed for this fun, family event!

Kids Tech Time! iPad and E-Reader Program

Date: 
01/05/2013 - 11:00am
Date: 
02/02/2013 - 11:00am
Date: 
03/02/2013 - 11:00am

Come to the children's room and use our library iPads or receive help with your E-Reader during this half-hour program for children through age 13 and their families. If a child is under 4 years of age, we ask that they please be accompanied by an adult in the program. We will also provide brief instruction for iPad users if needed.

No registration. Call 330-688-3295, ext. 5 for more information.

Free Comic Book Day

Date: 
05/03/2014 - 9:00am
Other Info: 
to 4:00 pm
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Stop in the library from 9am-4pm today to pick up a copy of a free comic book to keep! Courtesy of JC Comics and Cards, 2609 State Road, Cuyahoga Falls Ohio. Comics can be found on display in the children's and the teen areas. While supply lasts.

Chess Club

Date: 
02/17/2014 - 6:30pm
Date: 
03/10/2014 - 6:30pm
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04/21/2014 - 6:30pm
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05/19/2014 - 6:30pm
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06/16/2014 - 6:30pm
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07/21/2014 - 6:30pm
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08/18/2014 - 6:30pm
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09/15/2014 - 6:30pm
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10/20/2014 - 6:30pm
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11/17/2014 - 6:30pm
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12/15/2014 - 6:30pm
Other Info: 
to 8:30 pm
Chess

For youth ages 5 to 17 who are familiar with the basic rules of chess. No signup necessary. Instruction is from 6:30 to 7:00 p.m., and game play is from 7:00 p.m. - 8:30.

Lifesize Monopoly

Date: 
01/03/2014 - 12:30pm
Date: 
01/03/2014 - 3:00pm
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Spend your holiday break on Boardwalk! You become the hat, the car, or token of your choice, as you walk around our room-size playing "board." Roll giant dice and buy properties, land in Jail, do everything as in the regular game but at LIFE SIZE! Sign up with a friend to play on a team of 2 players, or be randomly assigned to a team. 12:30 — 2:00 p.m. for 3rd-5th graders or 3:00 — 4:30 p.m. for 6th grade & up. Registration begins Dec. 13, at the Teen Information Desk (first floor) or by calling 330-688-3295 ext. 4.

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