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The North Canton Public Library encourages you to never stop learning. We are making that easier by providing two powerful new continuing education services that are designed specifically for card holders of public libraries. Whether you’re looking for college-level, professional development, or personal enrichment courses, you now have access to online courses that are accessible anywhere, […]

The Legacy of Ferdinand A. Brader On display in the Little Art Gallery December 11, 2014 through January 8, 2015 This major exhibition of monumental drawings by the itinerant folk artist Ferdinand A. Brader is on display at the Canton Museum of Art, McKinley Presidential Library and Museum and the Little Art Gallery. The Little Art Gallery of […]

Have you checked out all of the resources available to you in our online databases recently? We just added full access to Consumer Reports online for library members! Access all of these and more on the databases page. AtoZdatabase This database is the premier reference and marketing database including 30 million business profiles and 220 […]

Don’t miss this opportunity to hear Dr. Don Bartlette’s inspirational story. October 29 – Macaroni at Midnight Program at 6:30 p.m. Don Bartlette. Ph.D. will visit the library to speak about his experiences growing up with challenges including being cleft affected and having a speech disability. Dr. Bartlette is a full time public speaker who travels […]

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 […]