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Jun
27
Mon
The Other Side of the Beatles
Jun 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Other Side of the Beatles presented by Bill Brauning

June 27—7 p.m.

Early in their career, The Beatles became highly influenced by R&B music, and the early Beatles albums reflect this influence by their  Liverpool versions of these great songs like Roll Over Beethoven, Twist and Shout, Long Tall Sally and many more.  Join us for an informative evening on the background of the Beatles and their music!  This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

 

Jun
28
Tue
Children’s Summer Reading Club: On your mark, get set…READ!
Jun 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Join us for Children’s Summer Reading Club on Tuesday mornings at 10:30am.  Each week, a fun activity is planned to celebrate reading.  When you register for Summer Reading Club you receive a reading kit that includes fun worksheets, a pencil, a notepad, stickers, and reading coupons.  For every 15 minutes you read or are read to, fill out a reading coupon and turn into the library for a chance to win prizes.  The more you read, the more coupons to turn in!  Reading winners are drawn weekly Starting June 13 thru July 18.  Each week there will also be weekly contests:  Where’s Lebron, Name that Sport, and Guess How Many.  This program is for ages preschool thru 11.

June 7 – Akron Zoo

June 14 – Tess Shimko the “Balloon Lady”

June 21 – We will meet at the Trapp Farm on Rt. 303 for a tour of the farm.

June 28 – A visit from the Armstong Space Museum

July 5—Game Day Outside weather permitting—Sponsored by the Friends of the Library

July 12—Sam Sapp “Songs from the Woods” –  Sponsored by the Friends of the Library

July 19—Peninsula’s Got Talent Show & Pizza Party

Summer Reading Club is sponsored by the Carole Wright Children’s Fund, and the Friends of the Library.  Donations are graciously accepted so we may continue to offer more fabulous children’s programming.  For more information, please contact Library Director, Randy Bergdorf. 

 

Jun
30
Thu
Young Adult Summer Reading Club: Get in the game…READ!
Jun 30 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

This year’s young adult summer reading club theme is  Get in the game…READ! for ages 12 and up.  Registration begins on June 2 during the Hello Summer Celebration from 10:30am—12:00pm.  Participants will have chances to win prizes weekly.  All you do is fill out a reading coupon for every book you read and you could be a winner!   One movie ticket will be drawn every week.

June 9 — You Get To Decide!  Hey kids, stop by the library for a fun morning of book talks, games, and snacks!  Help Miss Chris plan summer activities that involve YOU on Thursdays at 11:00am.   Would you like to have a chocolate party or a reading bistro or make crafts or paint watercolors?  This is your chance to voice your opinion and plan something fun for the summer!  Snacks will be served!   Here are the dates to save this summer

June 16 – Water Gun Painting

June 23 – Ice Cream Tasting

June 30 – Iron Chef

July 7 – Lip Sync Battle

July 14 – Book Swap

July 21 – Game Day and Pizza Party

Summer Reading Club is sponsored by the Carole Wright Children’s Fund, and the Friends of the Library.  Donations are graciously accepted so we may continue to offer more fabulous children’s programming.  For more information, please   contact Library Director, Randy Bergdorf. 

 

Jul
4
Mon
CLOSED Independence Day
Jul 4 all-day
Jul
5
Tue
Children’s Summer Reading Club: On your mark, get set…READ!
Jul 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Join us for Children’s Summer Reading Club on Tuesday mornings at 10:30am.  Each week, a fun activity is planned to celebrate reading.  When you register for Summer Reading Club you receive a reading kit that includes fun worksheets, a pencil, a notepad, stickers, and reading coupons.  For every 15 minutes you read or are read to, fill out a reading coupon and turn into the library for a chance to win prizes.  The more you read, the more coupons to turn in!  Reading winners are drawn weekly Starting June 13 thru July 18.  Each week there will also be weekly contests:  Where’s Lebron, Name that Sport, and Guess How Many.  This program is for ages preschool thru 11.

June 7 – Akron Zoo

June 14 – Tess Shimko the “Balloon Lady”

June 21 – We will meet at the Trapp Farm on Rt. 303 for a tour of the farm.

June 28 – A visit from the Armstong Space Museum

July 5—Game Day Outside weather permitting—Sponsored by the Friends of the Library

July 12—Sam Sapp “Songs from the Woods” –  Sponsored by the Friends of the Library

July 19—Peninsula’s Got Talent Show & Pizza Party

Summer Reading Club is sponsored by the Carole Wright Children’s Fund, and the Friends of the Library.  Donations are graciously accepted so we may continue to offer more fabulous children’s programming.  For more information, please contact Library Director, Randy Bergdorf. 

 

Jul
7
Thu
Young Adult Summer Reading Club: Get in the game…READ!
Jul 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

This year’s young adult summer reading club theme is  Get in the game…READ! for ages 12 and up.  Registration begins on June 2 during the Hello Summer Celebration from 10:30am—12:00pm.  Participants will have chances to win prizes weekly.  All you do is fill out a reading coupon for every book you read and you could be a winner!   One movie ticket will be drawn every week.

June 9 — You Get To Decide!  Hey kids, stop by the library for a fun morning of book talks, games, and snacks!  Help Miss Chris plan summer activities that involve YOU on Thursdays at 11:00am.   Would you like to have a chocolate party or a reading bistro or make crafts or paint watercolors?  This is your chance to voice your opinion and plan something fun for the summer!  Snacks will be served!   Here are the dates to save this summer

June 16 – Water Gun Painting

June 23 – Ice Cream Tasting

June 30 – Iron Chef

July 7 – Lip Sync Battle

July 14 – Book Swap

July 21 – Game Day and Pizza Party

Summer Reading Club is sponsored by the Carole Wright Children’s Fund, and the Friends of the Library.  Donations are graciously accepted so we may continue to offer more fabulous children’s programming.  For more information, please   contact Library Director, Randy Bergdorf.