May 27

Closed Memorial Day

Closed Memorial Day

May 11

Indiana State Park Pass

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The Akron Public Library is a participant in the 2016 State Park Centennial Annual Pass Library Check-out Program. The entrance pass can be checked out to library borrowers with a valid Akron library card. The pass will provide access to Indiana’s 32 state parks and state forest recreation areas where entrance fees are charged. The entrance pass will have a 7 day checkout period with no renewals. No reservations can be placed on the pass. (First come, first serve basis.)

Apr 28

On Your Mark, Get Set…READ!

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We are very excited to announce the line-up for our 2016 Summer Reading Program! This year’s theme is “On Your Mark, Get Set, READ!” and once again we are delighted to be able to offer a lot of fun and educational programs for the children and their families. Included in this year’s summer line-up are: a game/relay day at Pike Memorial Park, a fun musical sing-along with Jeanie B’s Read to Win program, Professor Steve’s Science of Basketball Show, a Ronald McDonald magic show, a library scavenger hunt, a live animal show from the people at Indiana WILD, a fun craft-time experience making “Penny Spinners” with Ryan & Chaitra Adams, an afternoon at the movies, and a fun-filled CARNIVAL for our finale!  The Summer Reading Program begins June 6th.