Attention Harry Potter fans! We are looking for kids entering grades 4 to 9 to join our Quidditch team for an inter-library tournament on August 11 at 6 p.m. Visit children's services for details. Registration begins July 19 and ends August 4.
The Children's Room would like to thank all of the sponsors who so generously provided prizes for our Summer Reading Program, "FIZZ, BOOM, READ!" So far this summer over 1,400 children have registered for the program and there is still time to register, read and win prizes! read more »
The library’s popular Summer Reading Program for all ages is back! Children earn prizes by reading each day, while teens complete bingo cards to collect redeemable Book Bucks. Adults earn entry forms by checking out eligible items. Prizes include gift certificates, gas cards, movie passes, books and more! read more »
SUMMER STORY TIMES begin June 17 and continue through July 24
Rock-a-Bye Tales: 6 to 23 months. Tuesday at 9:30 a.m.
Story Times for 2 - 5's: Tuesday at 10:15 a.m.; Tuesday at 11 a.m.; Thursday at 10:15 a.m.
Registration is not required for summer story times.
WACKY WEDNESDAY: June 18 - July 23, 11:00 a.m. Weekly science, art or craft fun for ages 5 - 11. A limited number of free tickets will be available 30 minutes before the program begins. read more »
Congratulations to the following winners of the Annual Poetry Contest which is sponsored by the Library and the Poet's Nook:
Ages 6 - 8
First: Madison W., Lincoln Elementary for Whispers
Second: Ava S., Lincoln Elementary for Color
Third: Savannah B., St. Joseph School for Summer Time
Ages 9 - 11
First: Margie S., St. Joseph School for Spring read more »
It's never too early to start reading to your children. With this new early literacy pilot program, we're encouraging you to commit to reading 1,000 books to your child before they go to kindergarten. Children who listen to 500 books will earn a book to keep and those who reach 1,000 will receive a commemorative "1,000 Books" t-shirt.
Stop by the Children's Room for further details and to register. This is an ongoing program so you can sign up anytime.
Thanks to the generosity of The Friends of the Cuyahoga Falls Library, the Children's Room has seven new touch screen game computers, just in time for the start of Summer Reading Program on June 5! read more »