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Staff Favorite Books of 2013

Curl up with a good book this holiday season. These were some of our favorites this year:

Amy
Cross My Heart by James Patterson
My Story by Elizabeth Smart
The Longest Ride by Nicholas Sparks

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Noon Year's Eve Party for Kids

5-4-3-2-1! Join us for this rockin' child-friendly version of New Year's Eve as we count down to noon.  There will be dancing, refreshments, crafts and plenty of fun for everyone. Dec. 31 at 11:00 a.m. Family program. Registration is not required.

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Ohio eBook Collection Merging with SEO to form Ohio Digital Library

The Ohio eBook Project and the SEO Digital Catalog have merged. The new, combined collection is called the Ohio Digital Library. This gives you a single point of access to everything from both collections, and just one ebook account to manage. Here are a few things you should know:  read more »

Read Rolling Stone on your Computer, Tablet or Phone

Read magazines on your tablet, phone, or computer with Zinio. You can read current issues and back issues of many major magazines. Read the Oct. 10 Rolling Stone with the "2013 Hot List" and articles like "Good Golly, Miss Miley!", "The War on Gay Teens", and "The Last Days of Nirvana", or the Walking Dead article in the Oct. 24 issue.  read more »

Catching Fire Movie Release Party

The next movie in the Hunger Games trilogy, Catching Fire, will be released in the theaters on November 22.  As preparation for the next movie, come to this Hunger Games themed teen event at the library.

Thursday, November 21 from 3:30 - 4:30.  Those in grades 6 - 12 are welcome to attend. 

We will be making a paracord survival craft, answer some trivia, and have some treats.  There will even be a raffle for a pair of tickets to see Catching Fire at the movies!

International Games Day

We will be celebrating International Games Day at the library by playing games of all kinds! 

We will provide a variety of games, but feel free to bring one of your own.  There will also be snacks, because any great gaming party should have food to munch on.

Thursday, November 14, 3:30 - 5:00.  Anyone in grades 6 - 12 is welcome to come and play.  No registration required. 

Day of the Dead, aka, Día de los Muertos

On October 31, teens are invited to come and celebrate the Day of the Dead, otherwise known as Dia de los Muertos. 

We will be learning about this popular holiday, and enjoying some traditional crafts and snacks to celebrate this tradition.

Join us on Thursday, October 31 from 4 - 5.  Anyone in grades 6 - 12 is welcome to attend. 

Cosplay Party

The library's anime club welcomes you to their annual Halloween Cosplay party on Wednesday October 30, from 7:00-8:30.  There will be crafts, snacks, old school video games, and of course, cosplay!  Come dressed in your favorite fan gear, just make sure it is library appropriate.  All those in grades 6 - 12 are welcome to join in the fun.

No registration required.

The Surrender of Vicksburg

Wednesday, October 9 at 7 p.m.
Join members of the Cuyahoga Falls Historical Society and their special guest D.J. Reiser who will show and talk about Vicksburg and why it was so important.  read more »

 

 

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