The 2014 book selected for One Book, One Community: Stark County is Wonder by R.J. Palacio. Synopsis: The book, Wonder, introduces us to Auggie Pullman, a ten year old whose life has never been quite right-side-up, due to the severe craniofacial differences he was born with and the 27 surgeries he’s already endured. However, his life is turned completely […]
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 through Saturday, October 4, 2014. Read more about the exhibit. View PDF of a slideshow about the exhibit. The library is proudly partnering with the […]
The library will host an “exploration destination” at this year’s North Canton Main Street Festival. Visit the tent in front of the library for these activities and information stations: Musical Entertainment Saturday from 3-5 p.m. D.J. Jim York hosts a kids’ dance party Sunday from 1-2 p.m. Elec Simon performs Sunday from 2:30-4:30 On the Mic Entertainment provides […]
The library is joining several community organizations and businesses to celebrate, and advocate for, man’s best friend during Doggone North Canton, August 3-9, 2014. Throughout the week, the library will offer programs about fostering dogs for a rescue group, the great work that is happening at the Stark County Dog Pound, dog bed crafting, a […]
CHILDREN’S SUMMER READING PROGRAM: Fizz Boom READ! Registration for the reading record begins May 30. Receive a Fizz Boom READ themed bag, bookmark and reading record to begin your summer reading. The children’s department also offers fantastic programming all summer long! TEEN SUMMER READING PROGRAM: Spark a Reaction! June 9 – July 31 – Read, and “spark” […]
Pick up your exploration guidebook at the library, and receive a special incentive for just using the library every month. Each month, all areas of the library will collaborate to help you “explore the world” of a common theme. We’ll begin with sustainability in April, end with generosity in December, and explore gardening, science, play, imagination and more in the months […]
Register for Spring Art Classes today! A variety of art classes are offered for Preschool, K-2 grade, 3-5 grade, 6-8 grade and Adults. Spring art classes will begin the week of April 7, and run one day a week for eight weeks. Please note: classes fill quickly.
In 2013, we launched a new brand, and we’re kicking off 2014 with a new website to match. We’ve worked hard to design a site that’s easy for you to navigate and a one-stop-shop for your questions about the library and our services. After all, our relationship with you, our patrons, is of utmost importance […]