Oct 29

Lego Club

The next Lego Club is scheduled for Monday, November 24th from 4:00 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. at the Akron Public Library! We are currently accepting donations of good used or new Legos, Duplos, specialty kits, figurines, and Lego plates. (Lego brand only please.) Please stop by the library or call us 574-893-4113 if you have items to donate. Thank you!

legos

Oct 23

Paws to Read!

Starting in November, we will be starting a new program called Paws to Read! Children can sign up for a 10-15 minute time slot and read to our specially-trained dog guest (Elmo) and his owner. This program is great for shy and reluctant readers. Elmo will be at the Akron Public Library on Monday, November 3rd from 4:00 – 5:00 pm. Please contact the library at 574-893-4113 to sign up for a session.
Paws to Read 2014

Oct 16

Library Board Member Kim Martin Retires

Library Board Member Kim Martin recently retired from the Akron Carnegie Public Library Board of Trustees after serving 16 years. She served the maximum amount of years allowed by the state, and was on the board that implemented the expansion and renovation of the Akron Public Library in 2004. Library Board President Priscilla Burdge presented Kim with a plaque and refreshments were served following the presentation.

Oct 15

Preschool Story Hour

rk8_teacher4Preschool Story Hour at the Akron Public Library is held every Wednesday, now through November 19th from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Children ages 3 and up are encouraged to attend! There will be stories, finger plays, videos, crafts, games and more! Contact the Library at 574-893-4113 for more information.

Oct 15

Knitting and Crocheting Workshop

Chain GangThe Chain Gang (our monthly knitting/crocheting group) will meet Tuesday, November 18, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. at the Akron Public Library! All skill levels are welcome! Refreshments will be served.

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