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Our intrepid team did their best, trying to answer questions from the four Battle Books, but in the end, Akron took the championship this year. The battle took place at the Hudson Library & Historical Society. The books were: Peak by Roland Smith, Fever 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson, Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs, and Michael Vey: Prisoner of Cell 25 by Richard Paul Evans.
July 25 2016
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Our 8th annual Photo Contest had 140 entries, by teens and adults; here are most of the winning photos. Our contestants submit 5x7 matted photos to the contest, so that we can display the entries in the library for two weeks. Winners receive ribbons, certificates, and cash prizes courtesy of the Friends of the SMFPL.
July 19 2016
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Library staff marched in the annual parade, handing out candy next to our library's Outreach Vehicle.
July 4 2016
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Our day-long series of activities for the whole family included an author signing, balloon twisting, face painting, magic show, free ice cream, a jazz band concert, and just for teens and tweens, some fun outdoor games on the library lawn.
June 30 2016
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Teen anime fans from Stow, Munroe Falls, Hudson and surrounding areas spent an evening at the library watching their favorite shows, competing in a ramen-noodle-eating contest and a cosplay contest, and doing other fun activities revolving around Japanese animation.
June 17 2016
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Kids, teens and adults created scenes of their favorite books using marshmallow peeps, and competed for prizes (peeps merchandise and books, and Target giftcards, courtesy of the Friends of the Library). Winners were revealed and the "Peeple's Choice Award" given at the Peeps Party.
March 23 2016
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Teens celebrated an UNromantic Valentine's Day with fun games, crafts, and snacks.
February 17 2016