June 1 through July 30
Using Beanstack, log your reading minutes, submit book reviews, and do fun activities to earn badges and win prizes! Let's read together to reach a
Community Goal of 45,000 minutes!
Wednesdays 1:00 to 2:00 PM- Activities for Kids
Ages 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult
Schedule is subject to change - check back for updates
June 9 - Learn about blobfish and make some slime!
June 16 - Skype-a-Scientist! Learn about the microbiome from Dr. Gina Lewin, a mibrobiologist from Georgia Tech University. You'll learn about the tiny creatures that you can't live without! Click here before the session, to watch a video, play a game, and think of a question YOU might ask Dr. Lewin. If you can't come to the library, you can join in from home. Contact the library to obtain the Zoom link.
June 23 - Learn about the Great Monarch Migration, make melted crayon butterfly art, and more!
June 30 - Learn about bird carving from a local expert and make a bird feeder.
July 7 - Explore the world of coding with robot mice.
July 14 - Learn about Canton's dog pound and make some treats for the pooches in the pound.
July 21 - Learn what all the buzz is about when it comes to beekeeping!
July 28 - Animal Thumbprint Art
Thursdays 10:00 to 11:00 AM - Preschool Story Time
Begins June 10
Stories, songs, and activities for the preschool set
Friday Family Nights @ 7:00 PM
June 4 - First Friday Movie
June 18 - Red Tail Angels - Learn the story of the Tuskegee Airmen from guest presenter and actress, Jenn Bock of St. Louis. This event will take place at the Lewis Street Playhouse!
July 2 - First Friday Movie
July 16 & 17- Stuffed Animal Sleepover! Don your pajamas and bring a stuffed animal for a bedtime story! Before you leave, fill out a nametag and a permission slip so your furry friend can spend the night at the library! (With adult-ish supervision, of course). So don't bring the stuffed animal you can't sleep without! Come back on Saturday at 10:00 AM to pick up your animals (and some breakfast) and get a report on their behavior in the night!
July 30 - Family Mic-Night Closing Party. Sign yourself or your family up to perform! Poetry, music, recitations, and more. Sign up here or at the library.
4th Tuesday Adult Programming
June 29 @ 6 PM - Cracking Australian Myths with Ros Hamilton
July 27 @ 6PM - Kombucha 101 - Learn how to brew this healthy beverage at home! Kombucha starter and a SCOBY will be provided to participants.