Galleries

SetTitlePhotosDescrDate
Norio Playhouse ConstructionNorio Playhouse Construction21Norio Kids visited the library. Children and their grown-ups used premade Corcoro cardboard materials to make a model of a playhouse and then worked together to create a large playhouse. They got to play in the large playhouse upon completion. For more information about Norio Kids and Cocoro, visit their Website at www.noriokids.com.
Children
12/28/18
2018 Lifesize Monopoly2018 Lifesize Monopoly24Tweens (grades 3-5) and teens had fun walking on Boardwalk on our large Monopoly board during this competitive program. Winning teams earned bragging rights and board game prizes courtesy of the Friends of the Library.
Children,Teen
12/27/18
Lifesize Candyland 2018Lifesize Candyland 201820In our annual family event, children made their way through the Gumdrop Mountain, Peppermint Forest and more on our life size Candy Land board, stopping to collect candies along the way.
Children
12/01/18
Teen Author Awards NightTeen Author Awards Night8Author Shelley Pearsall gave a presentation on writing and we honored the winners of our 2018 Teen Creative Writing Contest.
Teen
11/14/18
Election Day Robot Craft for KidsElection Day Robot Craft for Kids13Kids made imaginary robots using all kinds of gadgets, gizmos and found objects provided by the library. Afterwards everyone voted for their favorite robot in honor of Election Day.
Children
11/06/18
Halloween in the Children's Department 2018Halloween in the Children's Department 201812We had fun celebrating Halloween by dressing up at the library!
Children
10/31/18
Stranger Things PartyStranger Things Party13Teens gathered to share their love of the popular Netflix show, by playing Stranger Things trivia, rapping with Millie Bobby Brown, making character icons out of Perler beads, and eating Eggos and other snacks inspired by the show.
Teen
10/29/18
Harry Potter Fan ClubHarry Potter Fan Club11Tween fans of the J. K. Rowling series gathered monthly for Harry Potter-based role playing, crafts, and activities.
Children
09/13/18
Marantz Symposium Comics ExtravaganzaMarantz Symposium Comics Extravaganza22Library staff showcased our library's services during this comic book author event held at Kent State University, and some of our library teens cosplayed at the event. Teen Librarian Christina and Children's Librarian (and Marantz board member) Chris offered prizes to attendees (librarians, college students and teachers) who spun the Comics Character Wheel and correctly identified the comic/anime character. Authors and artists signed their books and talked with fans, and promoted their work.
Children,Teen
08/06/18
2018 Photo Contest Winning Photos2018 Photo Contest Winning Photos18Winning entries in our annual amateur photography contest for teens and adults. Winners received certificates, ribbons and cash prizes, courtesy of the Friends of the Library.
Adult,Teen
07/31/18