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for all ages

Registration deadline
September 3

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One book,
One Community

Choose kind in Stark County

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A nationally traveling
exhibit visits North Canton

September 18 - October 4
in the
Little Art Gallery

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Your library
card is your
passport to
explore the
world.

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• eMagazine
• audio book
• music
• video

Borrowing eMaterials
is easier than ever
with our new website.

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for Ohio’s Third Grade
Reading Guarantee!

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Reading Rocket Kit.

Books, activities,
imagination and
experiences!

upcoming events

Sep
3
Wed
4:30 pm Family Lego Club for Children in Grades K-5
Family Lego Club for Children in…
Sep 3 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Family Lego Club is for children in grades K-5 with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome to attend. Online registration is no longer available for this [...]
Sep
4
Thu
6:30 pm Unforgettable Mysteries Book Club @ Meeting Room B
Unforgettable Mysteries Book Club @ Meeting Room B
Sep 4 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
What we’re discussing: September 4 – Partners in Crime by Agatha Christie October 2 – The Sins of the Fathers by Lawrence Block November 6 [...]
Sep
5
Fri
3:00 pm Middle School Mania
Middle School Mania
Sep 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Middle School Mania is back after the summer break! We welcome all middle schoolers to join us each month as we either take on a [...]
Sep
9
Tue
4:15 pm Read to Sarge, our Tail-Wagging Tutor
Read to Sarge, our Tail-Wagging …
Sep 9 @ 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Read to Sarge, Our Tail-Wagging Tutor Register in person or by phone to sign up for 10 minutes. 330.499.4712 x318 Tuesdays, between 6:30-7:30 p.m. September [...]
6:30 pm Readable History Book Club @ Meeting Room B
Readable History Book Club @ Meeting Room B
Sep 9 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
What we’re discussing: October 14 – The Amistad Rebellion: An Atlantic Odyssey of Slavery and Freedom. November 11 – Pat and Dick: the Nixons: an [...]
Sep
10
Wed
11:30 am PC Basics: Keyboard? Mouse? OS?
PC Basics: Keyboard? Mouse? OS?
Sep 10 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
This Personal Computer hardware instruction class will explain what things are, where they go and how they are used. Please register to attend in advance [...]
Sep
11
Thu
3:30 pm Teen Flix
Teen Flix
Sep 11 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Our monthly after school movie program is back by popular demand! Join us as we relax after a hard day of school with a movie [...]
6:30 pm Friends of the Library Meeting @ Meeting Room A
Friends of the Library Meeting @ Meeting Room A
Sep 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
All are welcome. Learn more about the Friends of the Library.

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We are Exploring the Civil War

The North Canton Public Library is one of fifty sites nationwide selected to host Civil War 150, a national traveling exhibition that will be on display in the Little Art Gallery beginning Thursday, September 18 through Saturday, October 4, 2014. An opening reception, featuring a lecture delivered by humanities scholar and Walsh University Professor, Kelly Selby, and a visit from Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln re-enactors, will be hosted in the gallery September 18 beginning at 5:30 p.m. All are welcome.

Read more about the exhibit.

The library is proudly partnering with the North Canton Heritage Society to offer free programs and events for the public in conjunction with Civil War 150.

September 6 – October 5: Ohio in the Civil War on display at the Heritage Society

September 18: Civil War 150 opening reception featuring Kelly Selby and Abraham Lincoln re-enactor at the library

September 20: View the 29th Ohio Volunteer Infantry encampment outside the Heritage Society from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

September 27: The library welcomes guitar enthusiast Steve Ball for a presentation featuring six Martin guitars as well as actual sheet music from the Civil War time period.