Join our team of 7th and 8th grade readers as they compete against teams from Cuyahoga Falls Library and Twinsburg Public Library in this fast-paced book trivia game (think Academic Challenge, using buzzers). Teams answer questions based on the following four books they all read over the summer: Black Hole Sun, by David Macinnis Gill; Schooled, by Gordon Korman; Legend, by Marie Lu; and Rush For the Gold, by John Feinstein.
Love Angry Birds? Here’s your chance to play the game almost for real! For grades 5-6. Teams will compete by building piggy forts, then flinging birds at them using a giant slingshot! Compete in a tournament, make an Angry Birds game to take home, play the app on our iPads and have a snack! Register beginning July 2 at the Teen Information Desk downstairs or by calling 330-688-3295 (press 4).
Enter our Super Smash Bros. Brawl Wii Tournament and you could win a GameStop giftcard! Play against your friends. For grades 7 (COMPLETED 6TH) to 12. Sign up beginning JUNE 10 at the Teen Reference Desk, or by calling (330) 688-3295 (press 4). Registration limited to 32 players. Cosponsored by GameStop.
Love to draw anime and manga? Show off your stuff in our Anime Art Contest! Students in grades 7 through 12 can enter original, hand-drawn or digitally created artwork relating to anime, manga, video games, original characters or fan art. Win $50 or $30 giftcards to Hobby Lobby for free art supplies! The winning artist will also have their artwork used to promote the library’s Anime Club. All the artwork will be displayed in the library from April 2-13. Entries may be submitted in person at the library between MARCH 17 and MARCH 23.
Join us for light refreshments as we unveil the winners of this year's Amateur Photography Contest! Winners will receive their prizes, and the judges will be on hand to answer questions. All photo entries will be on display in the library through August. 16.
Stop in the library from 9am-12:30pm today to pick up some copies of free comic books to keep! Courtesy of JC Comics and Cards, 2609 State Road, Cuyahoga Falls Ohio.
Play our annual April Fool's Day game, and you could win a $75 giftcard! Fun for the whole family! Come to the library any time today and search for unusual or out-of-place items in the library. The team who finds the most "silly stuff" wins! Teams of any age may play, up to 4 on a team. No registration necessary. Entry forms will be available in the front lobby of the library on the day of the event.
The 10th Annual Day of Reading is here! Can we reach 100,000 readers of all ages in Summit County reading on the same day? We can with your help! Sign up to participate by following this link to submit your online pledge form, or print out a paper form and return it to the library. (Adobe Acrobat reader required.
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.
CONTEST RULES: (Click on attachment below for ENTRY FORM)
For teens in grades 6-12, AND adults over 18
Maximum of two photos total per person may be submitted. They can be in the same category or in different categories.
4 Categories, in Teen and in Adult. Photos may be in color or in black and white.