Galleries

SetTitlePhotosDescrDate
Name That TuneName That Tune6teams of teens competed to see who was fastest at correctly identifying song titles and artists from audioclips played. Winners received giftcards, courtesy of the Friends of the Library.
Teen
06/12/18
Super Smash Bros Brawl Tournament 2018Super Smash Bros Brawl Tournament 20188Ten teens competed in this Smash Bros double-elimination tournament on the WiiU for GameStop giftcard prizes.
Teen
06/02/18
Peeps Diorama Contest 2018Peeps Diorama Contest 201885Kids, teens and adults let their imagination turn to peeps marshmallow treats in our annual diorama contest! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library, prizes included Target giftcards and peeps merchandise. Our "Peeple's Choice" Award was voted on by everyone who attended the peeps party and unveiling.
Children
04/05/18
Peeps Diorama Contest 2018Peeps Diorama Contest 201885Kids, teens and adults let their imagination turn to peeps marshmallow treats in our annual diorama contest! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library, prizes included Target giftcards and peeps merchandise. Our "Peeple's Choice" Award was voted on by everyone who attended the peeps party and unveiling.
Teen
04/05/18
Ready Player OneReady Player One40Teens and adults spent a fun day during Spring Break playing retro videogames on vintage systems like the original Nintendo, SEGA Genesis and N64, and simulations of arcade games such as Joust and Galaga, which tied in to the 1980's theme of the book and movie Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. We also demonstrated a MergeCube and ONN augmented reality headset. Players competed in our QR code scavenger hunt for the chance to win an autographed copy of the book; we also gave away RPO merchandise prizes, courtesy of the Friends of the Library.
Adult,Teen
03/28/18
Japanese Culture at Anime ClubJapanese Culture at Anime Club35We had a special guest from Japan, the Japan Outreach Coordinator from Kent State University Mr. Haru Osugi, teach our Anime Club members how to wear ceremonial Japanese clothing and conduct a tea ceremony.
Teen
03/10/18
Chocolate Fest 2018Chocolate Fest 20188Teens made chocolate suckers to take home; played chocolate trivia games on Kahoot; sampled chocolate from around the world; and dipped fruit and pretzels and pound cake into delicious chocolate fondue for some post-Valentine's Day fun.
Teen
02/21/18
Japanese Calligraphy WorkshopJapanese Calligraphy Workshop26during Anime Club. Haru Osugi, KSU Japan Outreach Coordinator, taught our teens how to make their own charcoal ink and paint in Japanese calligraphy letters.
Teen
02/10/18
Harry Potter Book Night 2018Harry Potter Book Night 2018186Over 300 Muggles, witches and wizards of all ages enjoyed a variety of activities themed around the world of J.K. Rowling--from art and crafts to green screen "magic portraits" to live Fantastic Beasts" and more!
Adult,Children,Teen
02/01/18
2017 Lifesize Monopoly 2017 Lifesize Monopoly 67Tweens (grades 3-5) and teens played a giant game of Monopoly at the library, for prizes! (provided by the Friends of the Library)
Children
12/20/17