explore

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Your library
card is your
passport to
explore the
world.

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The new
NCPL Mobile App
puts the library
at your fingertips.

Find it in the Google Play Store
and the App Store!

upcoming events

May
5
Thu
6:30 pm Unforgettable Mysteries Book Club @ Meeting Room B
Unforgettable Mysteries Book Club @ Meeting Room B
May 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
What we’re discussing: February 4 – The Monkey’s Raincoat by Robert Crais March 3 – Sidney Chambers and the Shadow of Death by James Runcie April 7 – The Ten-Mile Trials by Elizabeth Gunn May[...]
May
10
Tue
6:30 pm Readable History Book Club @ Meeting Room B
Readable History Book Club @ Meeting Room B
May 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
What we’re discussing: Second Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. January 12 – Dead Wake: the Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson February 9 – Avenue of Spies : A True Story[...]
May
11
Wed
11:30 am Computer/Internet Basics
Computer/Internet Basics
May 11 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Computer/Internet Basics Second Wednesday of each month at 11:30 a.m. This Personal Computer hardware instruction class will explain what things are, where they go and how they are used. Also learn about Internet service providers[...]
6:30 pm Adult Coloring Hour
Adult Coloring Hour
May 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Channel your inner child and unwind with us during this low-key program. Markers, colored pencils, coloring pages and relaxing music provided. Join us the second Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.
May
14
Sat
12:00 pm Mother/Daughter Tea Party
Mother/Daughter Tea Party
May 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
for girls in grades K-5 with their moms
2:00 pm Plant Swap
Plant Swap
May 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
It’s time for our annual plant swap! Have too many tulips? An overabundance of daisies? Then drop off your unwanted plants and “shop” for something new to add to your garden. All plants free to[...]
May
18
Wed
11:30 am Using your Tablet/Mobile Device
Using your Tablet/Mobile Device
May 18 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Using your Tablet/Mobile Device Third Wednesday of each month at 11:30 a.m. Need help understanding apps? Not sure how to use the library for eMaterial? Let us help! Please register to attend in advance at[...]
6:00 pm Gardening with StarkFresh
Gardening with StarkFresh
May 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Learn tips and techniques for maintaining your own backyard garden from our friends at StarkFresh. Specific topic will be announced at a later date. Contact Nicole in Adult/Teen Services for more information.

An Epic Summer Kick-off

Mark your calendar and plan to attend our Epic Summer Kick-off Party
Saturday, May 28 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Visit animals from the Akron Zoo

Enjoy free Milk and Honey ice cream

Be entertained by Mr. Puppet

Learn about the StarkFresh Veggie Mobile


What makes an Epic Summer?

Summer Reading Clubs for all ages
Registration begins May 27

Family Film Fridays Under the Stars
in Witwer Park
June 10 – Disney’s Inside Out
July 8 – Minions
August 12 – Disney’s The Good Dinosaur

Summer Patio Parties
Live music on the Little Art Gallery patio
at lunch July 22, July 29, August 5

Veggie Mobile
Visit the StarkFresh mobile veggie market at the library each Tuesday from 3:30 – 5 p.m. this summer!

and so much more!