Summer Reading at the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Join us for a variety of musical and movement activities that appeal to the "young and restless," stimulate brain development, and motivate language learning. Adults and kids, get ready to act out stories and rhymes, sing and dance, and talk and play! For children ages 2-5 who are accompanied by a caregiver.
Location
AU Meeting Room
Library
Austintown Library
11:00 AM

Title
Date
Monday, August 04, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description
And why is he so upset? Find out when the Green Team and Green Youngstown read his story and make a Barbette Swartly or a Harvey Bender doll using reused folders. For kids of all ages.
Location
Public Area
Library
Springfield Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
For caregivers and their little ones who are 6 to 23 months. Twenty minutes of language enrichment including rhymes, songs and stories, followed by time to play and socialize. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
AU Meeting Room
Library
Austintown Library
10:30 AM

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Wrap up summer in a big way with fun activities for children of all ages.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Canfield Library
11:00 AM

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description
Join us for a variety of musical and movement activities that appeal to the "young and restless," stimulate brain development, and motivate language learning. Adults and kids, get ready to act out stories and rhymes, sing and dance, and talk and play! For children ages 2-5 who are accompanied by a caregiver.
Location
TL Meeting Room
Library
Tri-Lakes Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
For caregivers and their little ones who are 6 to 23 months. Twenty minutes of language enrichment including rhymes, songs and stories, followed by time to play and socialize. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
PO Children's Activity Room
Library
Poland Library
10:30 AM

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Time
3:00 PM
Description
Wrap up summer in a big way with fun activities for children of all
ages!
Location
Public Area
Library
Greenford Library
4:00 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, August 07, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Join us for developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and other activities that will help your child (ages 4-5) become a successful reader. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
MN Large Meeting Room
Library
Main Library
11:00 AM

Title
Date
Thursday, August 07, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Join us for a variety of musical and movement activities that appeal to the "young and restless," stimulate brain development, and motivate language learning. Adults and kids, get ready to act out stories and rhymes, sing and dance, and talk and play! For children ages 2-5 who are accompanied by a caregiver.
Location
AU Meeting Room
Library
Austintown Library
11:00 AM

Title
Date
Thursday, August 07, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description
Join us for developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and other activities that will help your child become a successful reader. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
NP Large Meeting Room (A)
Library
Newport Library
11:15 AM

Title
Date
Thursday, August 07, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description
Join us for developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and other activities that will help your child (ages 2-3) become a successful reader. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
PO Children's Activity Room
Library
Poland Library
11:00 AM

Title
Date
Thursday, August 07, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description
Wrap up summer in a big way with fun activities for children of all ages.
Location
Public Area
Library
Sebring Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, August 07, 2014
Time
1:00 PM
Description
Join us for developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and other activities that will help your child (ages 4-5) become a successful reader. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
PO Children's Activity Room
Library
Poland Library
1:30 PM

Title
Date
Saturday, August 09, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
For caregivers and their little ones who are 6 to 23 months. Twenty minutes of language enrichment including rhymes, songs and stories, followed by time to play and socialize. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
MN Large Meeting Room
Library
Main Library
10:30 AM

Title
Date
Saturday, August 09, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Take a walk around the East Library and read a book while you enjoy the outdoors. Then come inside for an activity. Children of all ages.
This is a self-guided activity so children must be supervised by an adult while outside.
Location
Other
Library
East Library
6:00 PM

Title
Date
Saturday, August 09, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description
Join us for developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and other activities that will help your child (ages 2-3) become a successful reader. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
MN Large Meeting Room
Library
Main Library
11:45 AM

Title
Date
Monday, August 11, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Do you want pet a chinchilla? Hold a python? Touch a fox? Do you want to learn about animals? Join Outback Ray and his amazing animals, and you’ll do all this, and have fun, too. Fun for the whole family.
Location
EA Meeting Room
Library
East Library
11:00 AM

Title
Date
Monday, August 11, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description
Wrap up summer reading at the library with stories and more fun for children of all ages.
Location
Public Area
Library
Springfield Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
For caregivers and their little ones who are 6 to 23 months. Twenty minutes of language enrichment including rhymes, songs and stories, followed by time to play and socialize. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
AU Meeting Room
Library
Austintown Library
10:30 AM

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description
Join us for a variety of musical and movement activities that appeal to the "young and restless," stimulate brain development, and motivate language learning. Adults and kids, get ready to act out stories and rhymes, sing and dance, and talk and play! For children ages 2-5 who are accompanied by a caregiver.
Location
TL Meeting Room
Library
Tri-Lakes Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Join us for developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and other activities that will help your child (ages 2-3) become a successful reader. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
AU Meeting Room
Library
Austintown Library
10:30 AM

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Time
11:30 AM
Description
Join us for developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and other activities that will help your child (ages 4-5) become a successful reader. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
AU Meeting Room
Library
Austintown Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Join us for a variety of musical and movement activities that appeal to the "young and restless," stimulate brain development, and motivate language learning. Adults and kids, get ready to act out stories and rhymes, sing and dance, and talk and play! For children ages 2-5 who are accompanied by a caregiver.
Location
AU Meeting Room
Library
Austintown Library
11:00 AM

Title
Date
Friday, August 15, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
For caregivers and their little ones who are 6 to 23 months. Twenty minutes of language enrichment including rhymes, songs and stories, followed by time to play and socialize. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
BD Children's Activity Room
Library
Boardman Library
10:30 AM

Title
Date
Friday, August 15, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description
Join us for developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and other activities that will help your child (ages 2-3) become a successful reader. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
NP Large Meeting Room (A)
Library
Newport Library
11:15 AM

Title
Date
Monday, August 18, 2014
Time
6:30 PM
Description
PARTY ON at our end of Summer Reading celebration!! Karaoke, games, snacks, and more. Bring the entire family!
Location
AU Meeting Room
Library
Austintown Library
8:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Time
3:00 PM
Description
PARTY ON at our end of Summer Reading celebration!! Games, snacks, and more. Bring the entire family!
Location
TL Meeting Room
Library
Tri-Lakes Library
4:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Time
6:30 PM
Description
PARTY ON at our end of Summer Reading celebration!! Games, snacks, and more. Bring the entire family!
Location
MN Large Meeting Room
Library
Main Library
7:30 PM

Title
Date
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
For caregivers and their little ones who are 6 to 23 months. Twenty minutes of language enrichment including rhymes, songs and stories, followed by time to play and socialize. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
BD Children's Activity Room
Library
Boardman Library
10:30 AM

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Important Messages

REGISTER TO GET A PRIZE!

Then pick up your prize at any library.

REGISTRATION PRIZES
(ages 1 mo. - 2 years)

Stop by any library and pick up your early literacy activity log and a coupon for a free ice cream cone from Dairy Queen!*
Along with your log, you may receive other food coupons donated by local businesses*

INCENTIVES
(ages 1 mo. - 2 years)

Earn a paperback book of your choice and a beach ball when you a) complete the activity sheet, b) log the time it took to complete the sheet in your child's summer reading account, and c) return the completed sheet to your local library.

DRAWINGS
(ages 1 mo. - 2 years)

Kids who complete the activities log will have a chance to win a $25.00 gift card from Toys "R" Us.

Note: drawings will take place after August 17.


*While supplies last.

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Reviews
Review
7 days @ 3 hours each of play and activities = 1260 minutes. Mommy read 5 books to me and I loved Good Night Moon
Review
cute book for his age
Title
All Kinds of Kisses
Author
Nancy Tafuri
Rating
Review
read by Kaylee: peek-a-boo, hulk, wild animals, clifford's animal sounds, a snow day for jingle, and toy story talent show
Title
Toy story Talent show
Author
mark Rader
Rating
Review
LOVE this book
Title
Llama Llama Red Pajama
Author
Anna Dewdney
Rating
Review
Wants to read over and over again
Title
Frozen
Author
Disney - Golden Book
Rating
Review
Long but kept her attention
Title
Beauty and Beast
Author
Disney
Rating
Review
Cute :)
Title
Cinderella
Author
Disney
Rating
Review
cute book
Title
Olaf A Day in the Sun
Author
Frozen Disney
Rating
Title
One Fish Two fish
Author
Dr. Seus
Title
Where is Spot?
Rating