Celebrate the release of the newest book in the Inheritance Cycle, that began with Eragon and Eldest. Join us for dragon-themed crafts and snacks, as we discuss what we think will happen in the final book. Play Eragon trivia games and enter to win one of three FREE COPIES of the new book for your very own, courtesy of the Friends of the Library. Register now, space is limited. May your sword stay sharp!
Meet the Ohio author, New York Times bestselling author, and Teen Buckeye Book Award-nominated author Cinda Williams Chima on Tuesday, October 4 at 7 P.M. to celebrate the release of her latest fantasy novel, The Gray Wolf Throne. Chima’s “Heir Chronicles” young adult contemporary fantasy series includes The Warrior Heir (2006), The Wizard Heir (2007), and The Dragon Heir (2008), with two more books forthcoming.
Acoustic singer and songwriter Trent Pryor carries 13 years of musicianship with him touring the Northeast Ohio area and beyond. From beginner’s lessons at the age of five, to playing in a High School band and now branching out solo, Pryor has been noted as “an incredible musician with a great voice and poignant lyrics”. With his “amazing acoustic tones and craftsmanship”, you won’t want to miss this exciting performance.
Submit a teen book review at the Teen Desk, and instantly win a candy bar! Or, use your review to enter to win a lifesize Edward Cullen "Twilight" standee! The more reviews you write, the more chances to win Edward! If you choose, your review will be posted on the Teen Reviews section of the library's website. Share your favorite books and celebrate Teen Read Week! Review/entry forms are available at the Teen Desk now.
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.
Kids will love Sue's amazing bubbles. Imagine a kid inside a soap bubble! You will see that and more. Learn about the geometry of bubbles and their special properties.
Spike passes available at 1:30 pm.
For ages 12-18. Spend an evening at the library after hours! Play online video games, board games, do crafts, watch a movie, and participate in a Skype video chat with an author. We'll end Summer Reading by drawing the Grand Prize winner's name at this event (do not need to be present to win). As part of a nationwide Lock-in event, we'll "virtually" meet teens from 28 other libraries around the country who are holding similar parties! Refreshments provided. Pre-registration required, INCLUDING A PARENTAL PERMISSION FORM, beginning July 18, at the Teen Information Desk.
Come in starting today, check out three books and get a scratchoff ticket to possibly win a prize! DETAILS HERE. For grades 6 to 12. Program ends August 4th, 2012.
Enter our MarioKart Wii Tournament and you could win a GameStop giftcard! Play against your friends. For grades 5 to 12 (ages 11 to 18). Sign up beginning JUNE 1st at the Teen Reference Desk, or by calling (330) 688-3295 (press 4). Registration limited to 32 players. Cosponsored by GameStop.
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.