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Children and teens played in our annual larger-than-life Monopoly games, winning prizes provided by the Friends of the Library.
December 28 2012
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Celebrating the Holidays with music and a special guest!
December 19 2012
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About 150 "younglings" attended our Star Wars party, where they went through Padawan Training games to become "Jedi Knights"; played Star Wars videogames and Jeopardy trivia games; made character masks; and met costumed characters, for an afternoon of fun set in a galaxy far, far away.
July 28 2012
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Tweens in grades 5 and 6 had a blast flinging stuffed birds at pigs hiding in block forts constructed by their opposing team. They also made a bird craft to take home, played games on the library's iPads, and had bird and piggy cookies for snack.
July 19 2012
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Our annual foam fun was extended to younger kids this year, with less foam for the kids and higher foam for teens. Everyone had a bubbletastic time! Check out our videos on www.youtube.com/user/SMFPLTeenspace
July 14 2012
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Enduring record-breaking heat, the library community brought their favorite pets for this fun annual event. There was lots of water for the animals to drink and everyone had a great time!
June 20 2012
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Mark Crilley, author of the three graphic novel series Akiko, Miki Falls, and Brody's Ghost, and the new how-to-draw book Mastering Manga, gave a workshop and hands-on drawing demonstration to library teens. Copies of his Brody's Ghost books were available for purchase, courtesy of The Learned Owl Bookshop, and he signed autographs for his fans.
June 9 2012
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The Akron Caeli Band played a rousing blend of traditional and nontraditional Irish music for a full house, with some songs accompanied by a young Irish stepdancer.
March 6 2012