Battle of the Books 2012
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Teams of middle schoolers from Stow-Munroe Falls and Cuyahoga Falls libraries battled bravely but could not beat the mighty Twinsburg Library's team in this annual summer book trivia event. We'll get 'em next year!
July 30 2012
Live Angry Birds Tournament
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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
Teen Art Night
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Teen artists spent an evening creating collage art out of magazines.
July 16 2012
Foam Party 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
Super Smash Bros. Brawl Tournament 2012
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Twenty-four players in grades 5 and 6 competed in our Wii tournament. The GameStop giftcard prize was provided courtesy of the Friends of the Library, and GameStop store manager Dan Mulhall brought equipment and his expertise to help us have a great tournament.
June 14 2012
Manga Drawing Workshop w/Mark Crilley
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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
2012 High School Book Club Field Trip
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Our hs book club came to the library for their annual field trip. We discussed Bruiser by Neal Shusterman, played games and chose books for next year's club, and had pizza for lunch, courtesy of the Friends of the Library.
May 3 2012
2012 Anime Art Contest
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Teens submitted hand drawn and digitally created art of their favorite anime and video game characters, in our second annual contest. Winners received giftcards to Hobby Lobby for art supplies, courtesy of the Friends of the SMFPL.
April 30 2012