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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Monday, June 01, 2015
Time
5:30 PM
Description
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a super-duper craft made by "super kids" of all ages. Library hours.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Main Library
8:30 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
6:00 PM
Description
Meet and enjoy creating Lego designs. Legos will be provided. For kids, age 6 and up.
Location
AU Meeting Room
Library
Austintown Library
7:00 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
1:00 PM
Description
Using pre-cut letters, make a sign that explains how there is a Superhero living in your home! All materials provided for first 15 in attendance. 1:00, Teens 2:00 Tweens.
Location
Sebring Public Area
Library
Sebring Library
3:00 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
6:00 PM
Description
Meet and enjoy creating Lego designs. Legos will be provided. For kids, ages 6 and up.
Location
TL Meeting Room
Library
Tri-Lakes Library
7:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Meet and enjoy creating Lego designs or Rainbow Loom bracelets! Legos and Rainbow Loom materials will be provided. For kids, ages 6 and up.
Location
MN Large Meeting Room
Library
Main Library
11:00 AM

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
2:00 PM
Description
Come and read to a therapy dog from Pet Partners. Bring your own book, or we will find one for you, and read to a furry friend! Registration is required. Register online or by calling 330.744.8636. For school age children
Location
AU Meeting Room
Library
Austintown Library
3:00 PM

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
2:00 PM
Description
Meet and enjoy creating Lego designs. Legos will be provided. For kids, ages 6 and up. 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Location
BD Meeting Room
Library
Boardman Library
3:00 PM

Title
Date
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
11:00 AM
Description
Join Peg Flynn and Kim Lewis of the Mahoning County Green Team as they present Ellie Bethel’s book, Michael Recycle, during the library summer reading program. This adventurous tale is about a young superhero who visits a garbage-infested town called “Abberdoo-Rimey” and teaches its residents how to clean up and recycle. After reading the story, program participants will create decorative candy dishes using recovered plastic bottles and stickers. At the conclusion of the program, everyone will receive an Eco-Superheroes coloring book and information to share with their parents. This program is recommended for children in grades Pre-K through 3
Location
Public Area
Library
Springfield Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
12:30 PM
Description
The Austintown Library, in partnership with Neighborhood Ministries, will be a site offering lunch to school-age children in Austintown who need something to eat during the day. Come to the Austintown Library twice a week, on Mondays and Thursdays, any time between 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m., for a lunch you can eat in the library, from June 15-Aug. 20. For school-age children in Kindergarten through Grade 12.
Location
AU Meeting Room
Library
Austintown Library
1:30 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
11:00 AM
Description
Join us for a Movie Matinee. Please bring your own snacks and drinks to enjoy during the movie! Children age 7 years old & younger must be with an Adult. Movie will be a newly released DVD rated PG or G.
Location
MN Large Meeting Room
Library
Main Library
1:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Join paleontologists at the scene of the crime, excavating bones and wondering what killed the mighty dinosaurs. The experience comes to life in a mobile planetarium that offers a unique, engaging audio and visual experience. Recommended for school aged children. Registration is needed. Unregistered participants will be admitted only if space is available.
Location
Reader Services-Nonfiction Area
Library
Main Library
10:30 AM

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Meet animals from the Akron Zoo. PLEASE NOTE: Akron Zoo follows a no touch policy on reptiles for children under five years of age and senior citizens. Fun for children of all ages.
Location
Other
Library
Poland Library
11:00 AM

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
11:00 AM
Description
Join paleontologists at the scene of the crime, excavating bones and wondering what killed the mighty dinosaurs. The experience comes to life in a mobile planetarium that offers a unique, engaging audio and visual experience. Recommended for school aged children. Registration is needed. Unregistered participants will be admitted only if space is available.
Location
Reader Services-Nonfiction Area
Library
Main Library
11:30 AM

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
11:00 AM
Description
Join Peg Flynn and Kim Lewis of the Mahoning County Green Team as they present Ellie Bethel’s book, Michael Recycle, during the library summer reading program. This adventurous tale is about a young superhero who visits a garbage-infested town called “Abberdoo-Rimey” and teaches its residents how to clean up and recycle. After reading the story, program participants will create decorative candy dishes using recovered plastic bottles and stickers. At the conclusion of the program, everyone will receive an Eco-Superheroes coloring book and information to share with their parents. This program is recommended for children in grades Pre-K through 3.
Location
TL Meeting Room
Library
Tri-Lakes Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
1:30 PM
Description
Learn which conditions of Earth and space coupled with human error and contributed to the sinking of the Titanic. An unique, engaging audio and visual experience. Recommended for school aged children. Registration is needed. Unregistered participants will be admitted only if space allows.
Location
Reader Services-Nonfiction Area
Library
Main Library
2:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
2:30 PM
Description
Learn which conditions of Earth and space coupled with human error and contributed to the sinking of the Titanic. An unique, engaging audio and visual experience. Recommended for school aged children. Registration is needed. Unregistered participants will be admitted only if space allows.
Location
Reader Services-Nonfiction Area
Library
Main Library
3:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
3:30 PM
Description
Join paleontologists at the scene of the crime, excavating bones and wondering what killed the mighty dinosaurs. The experience comes to life in a mobile planetarium that offers a unique, engaging audio and visual experience. Recommended for school aged children. Registration is needed. Unregistered participants will be admitted only if space is available.
Location
Reader Services-Nonfiction Area
Library
Main Library
4:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
4:30 PM
Description
Learn which conditions of Earth and space coupled with human error and contributed to the sinking of the Titanic. An unique, engaging audio and visual experience. Recommended for school aged children. Registration is needed. Unregistered participants will be admitted only if space allows.
Location
Reader Services-Nonfiction Area
Library
Main Library
5:00 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Join Peg Flynn and Kim Lewis of the Mahoning County Green Team as they present Ellie Bethel’s book, Michael Recycle, during the library summer reading program. This adventurous tale is about a young superhero who visits a garbage-infested town called “Abberdoo-Rimey” and teaches its residents how to clean up and recycle. After reading the story, program participants will create decorative candy dishes using recovered plastic bottles and stickers. At the conclusion of the program, everyone will receive an Eco-Superheroes coloring book and information to share with their parents. This program is recommended for children in grades Pre-K through 3.
Location
Public Area
Library
Sebring Library
11:00 AM

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
12:30 PM
Description
The Austintown Library, in partnership with Neighborhood Ministries, will be a site offering lunch to school-age children in Austintown who need something to eat during the day. Come to the Austintown Library twice a week, on Mondays and Thursdays, any time between 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m., for a lunch you can eat in the library, from June 15-Aug. 20. For school-age children in Kindergarten through Grade 12.
Location
AU Meeting Room
Library
Austintown Library
1:30 PM

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Can Super Bear save Ravishing Reporter Ruby Rabbit from Villain Dirk Dastardly? Join magician Gordon Russ and help Super Bear solve the mystery. Fun for all ages.
Library
MetroParks Farm
11:00 AM

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
2:00 PM
Description
Can Super Bear save Ravishing Reporter Ruby Rabbit from Villain Dirk Dastardly? Join magician Gordon Russ and help Super Bear solve the mystery. Fun for all ages.
Location
Other
Library
Campbell Library
3:00 PM

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REGISTRATION PRIZES
(ages 3-11)

Voucher to Scrappers game*
Coupons donated by local businesses*
Coupon for a free ice cream cone from Dairy Queen*


DRAWINGS - SUMMER READING PRIZES

Ages 3-6: after 15 activities completed... chance to win a $25.00 gift card from Toys "R" Us (1 winner per library)

Ages 7-11: after 15 activities completed... chance to win a $25.00 gift card from Amazon (1 winner per library)

Ages 3-11: Kids who complete 20 activities by July 25th will receive an invitation to breakfast with David Catrow!

Note: drawings will take place after August 17.

*While supplies last.

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