Summer Discovery at the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Time
4:00 PM
Description
Bring in your crochet, knitting, plastic canvas, or "anything with yarn" project and learn from one another.Internet will be available for looking up yarn craft questions and tutorials.
East Tues.June 2nd and 16th @ 4pm.
Location
EA Meeting Room
Library
East Library
5:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Check us out at the monthly TAB (Teen Advisory Board) meeting. We meet the first Wednesday of the month at the Boardman Library. Help plan and support teen activities at the Library! Meet new people and have fun. Newcomers are always welcome. For teens in grades 7-12.
Location
BD Meeting Room
Library
Boardman Library
8:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Here comes the sun! Celebrate the coming of summer by making these beautiful "Stained Glass" sun catchers. So register and come to the Main Library if you want to make and enjoy these beauties all summer long!
Location
MN Large Meeting Room
Library
Main Library
8:30 PM

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Bring your eReader to the Library and we’ll show you how to download eBooks from the Library’s Digital Catalog on our website. Space is limited. Call 330.744.8636 and ask for the branch by name to register. 10AM, Poland Library
Location
PO Children's Activity Room
Library
Poland Library
11:00 AM

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
3:00 PM
Description
Join the Austintown area TAB (Teen Advisory Board)! Help plan and support teen activities at the Library. Meet new people and have fun. Snacks will be provided. For teens in grades 7-12.
Location
AU Meeting Room
Library
Austintown Library
4:00 PM

Title
Date
Monday, June 08, 2015
Time
11:00 AM
Description
Do you love to read mysteries or thrillers? Join us for an informal discussion of "The Yard" by Alex Grecian. We'll chat about what else we've been reading and preview some new releases. For adults and teens.
Location
MN Large Meeting Room
Library
Main Library
12:30 PM

Title
Date
Monday, June 08, 2015
Time
3:00 PM
Description
Who doesn't love Emojis? Unmask your true emotions through painting Emoji faces on cork coasters! They can make great gifts, but they're so cool you may want to keep them for yourself! For grades 5-12.
Location
TL Meeting Room
Library
Tri-Lakes Library
4:00 PM

Title
Date
Monday, June 08, 2015
Time
6:00 PM
Description
Need help with your resume? Need help building your interviewing skills? Do you need to build up your skill sets? Come and learn about our database that can offer you this help. ASL (American Sign Language) interpretation will be available. Call today to register! For Teens and Adults.
Location
NP Large Meeting Room (A)
Library
Newport Library
6:45 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
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
2:00 PM
Description
Who doesn't love Emojis? Unmask your true emotions through painting Emoji faces on cork coasters! They can make great gifts, but they're so cool you may want to keep them for yourself! For grades 5-12.
Location
AU Meeting Room
Library
Austintown Library
3:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
2:30 PM
Description
Join us for Marvel movie madness! We'll be showing of one of our favorite superhero films. For adults and teens.
Location
MN Large Meeting Room
Library
Main Library
5:00 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
2:00 PM
Description
Faster than a speeding book cart! More powerful than an ebook reader! Able to scan tall books in a single bound! Look! At the Austintown library! Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's the "Teen Titans" Book Club! Join us for summer reading fun in a book club format. Read cool books and offer your super power opinions. For grades 7-12.
Location
AU Meeting Room
Library
Austintown Library
3:00 PM

Title
Date
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Join us for five days of fun! We will discuss the history of theater and its main components. We will also stage, rehearse, and perform a show. ATTENDANCE FOR ALL 5 DAYS IS REQUIRED. Family and friends are invited to enjoy the show on the last day of camp, Friday, June 19th. Showtime at 11:00 followed by refreshments. Registration is required. Register online or by calling 330.744.8636. For grades 4-8.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Austintown Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
4:00 PM
Description
Colorful and creative tie dying for Adults and Teens. Join us at Newport library to learn the basics of tie dying. Each person will make a bright,colorful T-shirt. Materials and 2 sizes of shirts to choose from, Med or Large will be provided. Sign up required. Class is limited to 15! So call and register soon!
Mon. June 15th at 4pm.
Location
NP Large Meeting Room (A)
Library
Newport Library
5:30 PM

Title
Date
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Bring in your crochet, knitting, plastic canvas, or "anything with yarn" project and learn from one another. Participants are encouraged to bring all yarn UFOs (unfinished objects). For adults.
Location
BD Children's Activity Room
Library
Boardman Library
8:00 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Join us for five days of fun! We will discuss the history of theater and its main components. We will also stage, rehearse, and perform a show. ATTENDANCE FOR ALL 5 DAYS IS REQUIRED. Family and friends are invited to enjoy the show on the last day of camp, Friday, June 19th. Showtime at 11:00 followed by refreshments. Registration is required. Register online or by calling 330.744.8636. For grades 4-8.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Austintown Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
4:00 PM
Description
Bring in your crochet, knitting, plastic canvas, or "anything with yarn" project and learn from one another.Internet will be available for looking up yarn craft questions and tutorials.
East Tues. June 2nd and 16th @ 4pm.
Location
EA Meeting Room
Library
East Library
5:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Join us for five days of fun! We will discuss the history of theater and its main components. We will also stage, rehearse, and perform a show. ATTENDANCE FOR ALL 5 DAYS IS REQUIRED. Family and friends are invited to enjoy the show on the last day of camp, Friday, June 19th. Showtime at 11:00 followed by refreshments. Registration is required. Register online or by calling 330.744.8636. For grades 4-8.
Location
AU Meeting Room
Library
Austintown Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
12:00 PM
Description
Why is intelligent life found only on earth? Journey through our solar system and back in time to ancient Africa, home of the world's most famous fossil. Learn how changes in the earth's geography and atmosphere combined to change Lucy's development. Recommended for teens and adults. Please note: this program includes theories of evolution. Registration is needed. Unregistered participants will be admitted only if space is available.
Location
Reader Services-Nonfiction Area
Library
Main Library
12:30 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Teens entering grades 7 - 12. Come to our teen party as yourself, but then discover your inner superhero and/or villain with the help of our DIY costume makerspace. We'll also have a series of challenges designed to reveal your alter ego, and you'll leave with a picture of your new self as a manga character. Did we mention food? There will also be food. For teens in grades 7-12.
Location
BD Meeting Room
Library
Boardman Library
7:30 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Come and enjoy the pop culture that doesn't get on daytime tv. Bronies, gamers and other enthusiasts also welcome.
Location
MN Large Meeting Room
Library
Main Library
8:00 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Join us for five days of fun! We will discuss the history of theater and its main components. We will also stage, rehearse, and perform a show. ATTENDANCE FOR ALL 5 DAYS IS REQUIRED. Family and friends are invited to enjoy the show on the last day of camp, Friday, June 19th. Showtime at 11:00 followed by refreshments. Registration is required. Register online or by calling 330.744.8636. For grades 4-8.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Austintown Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
2:30 PM
Description
Father's Day is here and that means it's time to use your superpowers to make him a great gift. So if your dad is your hero, then he will love this awesome Superman style card made by you! Grades 4-12.
Location
MN Large Meeting Room
Library
Main Library
4:00 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
6:00 PM
Description
You’re going to need something when it’s too hot (or wet) outside. You’re going to want something you don’t need ages to get good at and doesn’t cost a fortune. It’s games and activities you probably haven’t done before. So come in, have some refreshment, and see what we’ve got.
Location
MN Large Meeting Room
Library
Main Library
8:00 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Join us in this art class as we guide you in pencil sketching a still life arrangement and help you work through your own art. All art supplies will be provided. Call 330.744.8636 to register. For adults and teens.
Location
AU Meeting Room
Library
Austintown Library
7:30 PM

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Join us for five days of fun! We will discuss the history of theater and its main components. We will also stage, rehearse, and perform a show. ATTENDANCE FOR ALL 5 DAYS IS REQUIRED. Family and friends are invited to enjoy the show on the last day of camp, Friday, June 19th. Showtime at 11:00 followed by refreshments. Registration is required. Register online or by calling 330.744.8636. For grades 4-8.
Location
AU Meeting Room
Library
Austintown Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Monday, June 22, 2015
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Kids entering grades 5-8, join us for the 3rd Annual Creative Writing Camp. Each 2-hour session will be filled with writing prompts, writing games, group activities, and lots of quiet time for writing. On Friday, parents are encouraged to attend a gala with each child reading an excerpt of their work. Creative Writing Camp will be held at the Boardman Library from 10am - 12pm, June 22 - June 26. Registration is limited to the first 25 kids. To register, call 330.744.8636 or visit our website at www.libraryvisit.org/programs. Grades 5 - 8 only.
Location
BD Meeting Room
Library
Boardman Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Kids entering grades 5-8, join us for the 3rd Annual Creative Writing Camp. Each 2-hour session from will be filled with writing prompts, writing games, group activities, and lots of quiet time for writing. On Friday, parents are encouraged to attend a gala with each child reading an excerpt of their work. Creative Writing Camp will be held at the Boardman Library from 10am - 12pm, June 22 - June 26. Registration is limited to the first 25 kids. To register, call 330.744.8636 or visit our website at www.libraryvisit.org/programs. Grades 5 - 8 only.
Location
BD Meeting Room
Library
Boardman Library
12:00 PM

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REGISTRATION PRIZES
(ages 12 - 17)

Voucher to Scrappers game*
Food coupons donated by local businesses*


INCENTIVES - SUMMER READING PRIZES
(ages 12 - 17)

After completing 10 activities... your choice of paperback book


DRAWINGS - SUMMER READING PRIZES
(ages 12 - 17)

After completing 15 activities... a chance to win a $25.00 Amazon gift card (1 winner per library)

After completing 30 activities... a chance to win a $50.00 Amazon Gift Card (5 winners total

Note: drawings will take place after August 17.


*While supplies last.

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