Escape Room: Totally 80's AdventureEscape Room: Totally 80's Adventure36Teens worked in teams to find clues and solve puzzles in order to unlock five locks before time ran out! The theme was "Radically 80's", so the first step was figuring out 1980's technology: how to play an audiocassette tape!
Children's CraftsChildren's Crafts57Kids love making crafts at the library! Whether it's buildings or monster robot aliens, preschool or school age, you can be artistic here!
Pride in Library Day 2017Pride in Library Day 2017186At our annual summer celebration during Stow Pride Week, we had a day full of fun and learning! The Community Jazz Band performed, as did the Morning Star bluegrass trio; we gave a historical walking tour of Stow Corners; there was a Beginning Beekeeping demonstration; free ice cream pops provided by Handel's Ice Cream; and a Petting Zoo and farm-related children's activities in the evening! Wow!
2017 Super Smash Bros. Tournament2017 Super Smash Bros. Tournament6Teens competed against each other in this popular video game; the winner and runner-up won GameStop giftcards.
Silent LibrarySilent Library39Teens kicked off the summer reading season at this fun program, where they had to perform various silly tasks within a time limit, racing against another team, and supposedly SILENTLY, too! (But we quickly threw that rule out the window.)
Free Comic Book Day 2017Free Comic Book Day 20177Patrons eagerly picked up free copies of new comic books at the library, provided courtesy of JC's Comics and Cards of Cuyahoga Falls.
Dessert Extravaganza 2017Dessert Extravaganza 201798The Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library Foundation's annual fundraiser was a wonderful success! held at Roses Run Country Club, it featured desserts and food from local restaurants and a silent auction. Thank you to everyone who came out to support the library foundation!
Peeps Diorama Contest 2017Peeps Diorama Contest 2017123Our annual diorama contest really took off this year, as there were 40 entries! Wow! We opened up the theme to include not just books but also movies, history, current events, videogames, or anything (as long as it is family-friendly). And our peeps artists responded with some amazing ideas! Prizes were peeps merchandise (like giant stuffed peep toys) and $20, $15 and $10 Target giftcards.
Spring Break Scavenger HuntSpring Break Scavenger Hunt5Teens stopped by to pick up a clue sheet and had to find all of the spring pictures hidden around the library. When they found them all and unscrambled the secret messages, they earned candy!
Bubble Lady March 2017Bubble Lady March 201734See bubbles that multiply, bubbles that do acrobatic feats, square bubbles and more! Even some lucky people INSIDE a bubble!