Occasionally PCDL branch libraries will host library programs which have elements that are available for library patrons to pick up anytime during normal library service hours. Whether it is a reading contest for a prize with a book reading log or a "make and take" craft for all age groups, these programs are featured here:
AURORA MEMORIAL LIBRARY
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten
Ongoing Branch Program
Parents and caregivers may take the challenge to read 1,000 books to their preschool children. Starter kit includes a free tote bag. Children receive a free book at the 500-book milestone and a t-shirt when they reach the 1,000 books goal. Call 330-562-6502 for registration.
Crafting with Marian: Paint a Lovely Mug
Learn how to paint a lovely mug with paint using brushes and paint pen for detail, accents. Call 330-527-4378 for more information.
Crafting with Marian: Clay Candle Holders
Learn how to make clay candle holders. Supplies and instructions can be found below (in PDF format). Call 330-527-4378 for more information.
PIERCE STREETSBORO LIBRARY
Storywalk in the Park
May 1 through May 17 at Thomas Heritage Park
Program partnership between PCDL, City of Streetsboro, Friends of Streetsboro Parks & Friends of the Pierce Streetsboro Library
Enjoy a fun, educational activity that places children's storybook along a popular walking route in the community, combining physical activity with books for all ages. This reading route is along the Woodland Trail at Thomas Heritage Park. Call 330-626-4458 for additional information.
The Bad Seed Storytime
Now through April 30
Join Miss Cathy as she reads The Bad Seed by Jory John, illustrated by Pete Oswald. Children will also learn how to plant seeds. Call 330-626-4458 for more information.
Children's Book Bundles
Now until December 31, 2021
Book Bundles consist of 4 to 5 picture books and/or nonfiction books based on a central theme. Also included is a user-friendly craft and/or activity. There are Book Bundles for all ages.
Call 330-626-4458 for more information.