UPCOMING   EVENTS

 

The Month of May - Photography Exhibit

  • Featuring the Photographers of The Canton Camera Club, with a special tribute to Bob Benton

  • Stop by all month long to see the artwork by talented photographers Joe Coelho, Tracy Gonnerman, Chris Gonnerman, Jamie Bowles, and Bob Benton.

Wednesday, May 4 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM - Guest Artists Reception

  • Drop in to meet the photographers and view their work.

  • Refreshments provided.  

  • Sponsored by The Canton Area Arts Council

Saturday, May 7 @ 10:30-1:30 - Drop-In Craft

Thursday, May 12 @ 10:00 AM - Story Time with Miss Beth

Thursday, May 19 @ 10:00 AM - Story Time Picnic with Miss Beth at Martin Park

  • Come to Martin Park for stories, outdoor activities, and more

  • Pack a lunch if you wish to eat lunch at the park

Saturday, May 21 @ 10:30-1:30 - Drop-In Craft

Saturday, May 21 @ 5:00 - 8:00 PM - Canton Mainstreet Association Block Party

  • Stop by the library to register for Summer Reading

  • Make a craft at the library (wristband required)

  • Face Painting (wristband required)

  • And much more! 

Tuesday, May 24 @ 3:00-5:30 - STEAM Kit Fun!  Stop by to try our our selection of STEAM Kits!                                                              Adult Supervision Required.

Tuesday, May 31 @ 6:00 PM - Adult Programming - TBD

The Month of June - Photography Exhibit

  • The Photos of Matt Parker featuring Juneteenth 2021 & Expressions of Freedom

Saturdays in June and July @ 10:30 - 1:30 - Drop in to try out the library's new STEAM kits!

  • Building, math, shapes, music, science and more!  

Wednesday, June 1 - Summer Reading Program Begins!

  • Read, complete activities, write book reviews, earn prizes!

  • All ages!

  • Help our community reach a 75,000 minute reading goal!

  • For more information on how to register, click HERE!

  • For a complete schedule of Summer Reading Events, click HERE!

Thursday, June 2 @ 5:30 - 7:00 - Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration!

  • ​Participate in a Bear Hunt!

  • Enjoy grilled hot dogs, chips and a drink!

  • Visit the Story Walk at Martin Park

  • Play some games and more!

Friday, June 3 & Friday, June 10 @ 6:30 PM - Free Movie and Lewis Street Playhouse!

  • "The Parent Trap" starring Lindsay Lohan

  • All registered Summer Reading Participants will receive a coupon for free concessions

  • Sponsored by the Canton Area Arts Council

Tuesday, June 7 - Regular Summer Reading Programming Begins

  • Teens 12-17 - Tuesdays 6:00 - 7:30 PM

  • Kids 6 - 11 - Wednesdays 1:00 - 2:00 PM

  • Kids 0-5 - Thursdays 10:00 - 11:00 AM

  • Watch for special Friday Family Events, too!

  • Check HERE for a complete schedule!

Friday, June 10 @ 5:30 - 7:00 - Photography Exhibit and Presentation by Phyllis Dean

  • Meet Juneteenth organizer Phyllis Dean to learn more about how our newest national holiday is celebrated in Canton

Wednesday, July 6 @ 5:00 PM - Book Club!

  • "Into the Wild" by Jon Krakauer will be discussed.

  • Check out a copy at the library soon and join the discussion!

Friday, July 8 @ 6:00 - 7:30 PM - Professional Storyteller WT Johnson

  • This event is perfect for families!

  • Stories by a master storyteller

  • Fun family and team-building activities