First Chapters

first-chapters“First Chapters” calls provide an opportunity for tweens to hear the first chapter or chapters of a book by calling 330-259-3394. Patrons can finish reading the book through our Hoopla app or borrow ​through Curbside Pickup, where and a craft or STEAM activity related to the book can also be included. Crafts can be requested by calling the Library at 330-259-3399.

A new First Chapter book and craft will be offered every Monday throughout Summer Discovery. The featured books for June are:

June 1 – The Castle Mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner – Craft: catapult

June 8 – The Cat’s Meow by Herman Parish – Craft: woven paper cat

June 15 – Ivy & Bean: Doomed to Dance by Annie Barrows – Craft: crab

June 22 – Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp by Philip Smith – Craft: magical bottle

June 29 – Two Peas in a Pod – Craft: Princess Bed

July 6 – Beezus and Ramona – Paper Bag Owl Puppet

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