Families with kids of all ages come and put your library knowledge to the test with a scavenger hunt. Come anytime during library hours from Saturday, February 16 through Monday, February 18. To participate check in at the children’s circulation desk. Upon completion all children will receive a small prize and families will be entered into a grand prize drawing. Teens are welcome to participate too and will receive a small prize upon completion as well.
Join other fans for a range of anime and manga-related activities. Cosplay welcome. Snacks provided. No signup necessary. For ages 12 to 18 only.
Are you into roleplaying and trading card games? Would you like to learn how to play?
Teens in grades 7-12--Join us to celebrate the release of the new Hobbit movie! Come in costume if you wish— Best Costume wins a prize. Create your own Hobbit Feet (supplies provided)—Best Feet wins a prize. Play Hobbit Jeopardy. Door prize: Regal Cinemas giftcards to see The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey in theaters in December! Tolkien-themed snacks and drinks provided. Sign up today at the Information Desk or email the Teen Librarian.
Win an autographed book! Write a review of any book you’ve recently read, for a chance to WIN an autographed copy of Libba Bray’s new book, The Diviners. Plus a bonus: winners choose from either a fedora hat or a feathered headband! (Since the book is set in 1926, you'll look jazzy in them!) Entry forms are in the Teen Area of the library or click on the attachment and print it out. Put your completed review in the box in the Teen Area. More entries mean more chances to win!
Teens in grades 6-12! Learn how to do character makeup in this hands-on demonstration: from monsters and zombies to fantasy creatures and other characters. See how to create fake wounds and “old age” makeup. Our 3 makeup experts have theatrical and professional haunted house expertise they’re “dying” to share! All makeup will be provided. Cosponsored by the Friends of the Library. Registration required; space is limited. Call 330-688-3295 ext. 4 to register, or email the Teen Librarian using the contact link in the TEENS menu above.
Explore the Solar System with Geoffrey Landis.
Geoffrey is both a NASA Scientist and a science-fiction writer. His work with NASA focuses on planetary exploration, interstellar propulsion, solar power and photovoltaics. He holds eight patents and has authored or co-authored more than 300 published scientific papers in the fields of astronautics and photovoltaics.
Registration starts September 17. Call 330-688-3295 (ext. 4) or register online at www.smfpl.org.
Play a board game at the library and share some fun with your family!
Calling all Minecraftians between the ages of 12 and 18! Join us for a Minecraft building challenge Tuesday, October 9th at 6:30 PM in the computer lab. Come prepared to flex your creative-mode muscles! For those of you with an existing Minecraft login, bring your username and password. For those of you without a login, you will be creating a free account to participate in the competition.
If you're a student at the Stow-Munroe Falls High School and you like to read, stop by the school library during your study hall to join our Book Club. Each study hall group reads the same book and discusses it, plus any other books we're reading. Christina the teen librarian brings copies of each month's book to the school for you to keep, and you have a whole month to read it. See Mrs. Lanci the school librarian for more info.