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See us in the Parade August 11

Come see us in the Cuyahoga Falls bicentennial parade on Saturday, August 11, 10-11 a.m. Our float will be a replica of the original Taylor Library, and you can vote for us in the People's Choice award by texting our float number (192) to 330-510-1511 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday; the winner  will be announced at 5 p.m., during the Crooked River Summerfest at the Falls River Square Amphitheatre. The parade starts on Portage Trail near Bolich and ends in front of the city building.  read more »

Arts and Culture Day at the Library

Wednesday, August 8
Book Fair from 1-5 p.m.
Chat with local authors and select any of their books for signing and purchase.

Life in 1912 at 7 p.m.
Join Victorian historian Laura Loew of Lost in the Past as she brings 1912 to 2012. We'll discuss the current events, fashion, and everyday life of 100 years ago as we commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Cuyahoga Falls Library. Laura will be bringing lots fascinating antique memorabilia for attendees to admire.

Selling on E-bay

Tuesday, July 31 at 6:30 p.m.
Learn the how's, why's and wherefore's of selling on E-bay with Bev Blass. Get inside tips and shortcuts. Please register for this free class.

Freeze Your Reserves

If you're going out of town, or for some other reason you don't want some or all of your reserves becoming available for a certain time, you can freeze your reserves. Just log into "My Account" on the web site.

Vacation Loans

Do you need a little extra time to return your materials because you're going out of town? Just let us know.

Pet Nutritian-The Good, the Bad and the Tasty

Wednesday, July 25 at 7 p.m.
Pet food recalls got you down? Unsure of where to turn when choosing a dog or cat food? We've got you covered! Join Stephanie Sivula of Dancing Paws Animal Wellness Center to discuss the biological needs of your pets, nutrition and it's role in treating diseases, deciphering ingredient labels and brand recommendations. Take home samples to your favorite fur person! Registration is requested.

Genealogy 101

Thursday, July 19 at 7 p.m.
This is a class for beginners in using the computer for genealogical research. Learn where to get family charts and forms, where to find vital records, and how to use various websites and databases. Personal laptops, etc. are welcome. Registration is required.

ANTIC: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Saturday, July 14 at 11 a.m.
Don't miss ANTIC's exciting excerpt from their upcoming show, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.

Gluten Myths/Celiac Awareness

Monday, July 9 at 7 p.m.
Laurie Sammon from the Celiac Disease Foundation will give a Power Point presentation and talk about all the facts pertaining to Celiac Disease, the gluten free diet and public misperceptions. Registration is requested.

The Falls Loves a Parade

Now on display in the library: Scenes of marching bands and parades, dating back to 1876.  Our city loves to celebrate itself and the armed forces, as can be viewed in photos of various centennials and Memorial Day Parades.  Come see how we looked in 1912 and also learn what Dodransbicentennial means.



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