Are you looking for a preschool or daycare for your child or children? The Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library is hosting a preschool and daycare fair on February 26 from 6:30 to 8pm for you to learn more about the preschools and daycares in Stow and Munroe Falls. Stop in any time between 6:30 and 8 and we'll have snacks and crafts for the little ones! No registration.
Join Miss Amanda for fantastic stories and children will enjoy a complimentary hot chocolate, syrup crème or iced passion tea. This is a family story time for all ages with no registration required. Please note that the story time takes place in the Stow Starbucks at 4294 Kent Road.
Join Miss Chris for a story and building fun using legos and blocks from 4:15-5:00 pm on select Wednesdays this winter and spring. No registration is necessary for this activity.
Do you like comics and graphic novels? Then this is the perfect program for you! Join Miss Kristin Saturday, January 17 at 11 a.m. for an awesome comics program for kids in kindergarten through 4th grade. Make your own comic, play Kryptonite Hot Potato, make your own superhero name, find out about all kinds of cool comics and graphic novels (including how to download them onto your tablet) and make a superhero mask to help create your new secret identity. We'll also play a game involving guessing the identities of various life-size superhero silhouettes.
Have you read the Buckeye Children's Book Award winner Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein? On Saturday, March 28 from 10:00-11:30 a.m., registered contestants will have the chance to play the game and solve the puzzle to escape from Spike's Place! Children in grades 4-6 will play as teams to figure out all of the clues in this scavenger hunt. Mini games during the scavenger hunt will allow winners to choose one of the answers to the clues. Snacks will be provided just like in the book!
Express Yourself! art program for tweens returns for the winter/spring! Join Miss Nancy and other kids in grades 3-6 as we try different art forms. Here's a look at what we'll be doing:
January 10: Watercolors (See what happens when you paint over glue or add salt to wet paint!)
Beat the winter blues at our rockin’ beach party on January 31st at 11:00 am! Join Miss Amy and Miss Chris for stories, music, activities and lots of yummy beach food. Be sure to bring your beach towel and sunglasses for some fun in the “sun.” Stories will be geared toward children ages 3-6, but all ages are welcome. Register your entire family beginning January 19, either online or by calling 330-688-3295, ext. 5.
Don't get bored! Get "board"!
If you're bored by the end of Winter Break, stop by the library between 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. to try some new board games! Librarians will be on hand to teach you a new game; bring friends and family for some friendly competition. Have a great idea for your own game? We'll have materials ready for you to create your own!