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Oct
1
Wed
Creative Writing Contest
Oct 1 – Nov 1 all-day

Do you have the “write stuff?” Explore the world of creativity during the month of October by participating in our creative writing contest. Stop by the Adult Services Desk and select a writing prompt or picture to get the creative juices flowing. Entries must be received by the end of the day on October 31 to be considered. The top three entries will receive a prize.

Oct
23
Thu
Reading Round-Up
Oct 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

Reading Round-Up for caregiver and 3-5 year olds

Thursdays, 10:30-11 a.m.

October 9, 16, 23, 30 and November 6, 13

Register for Reading Round-Up

Teen Zombie Party
Oct 23 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Join us as we celebrate Halloween zombie style! Activities will include a zombie costume contest, zombie related games and crafts, zombie inspired food and much more! Registration begins at ncantonlibrary.org two weeks prior to the program.

Sorry, online registration for this program is no longer available. Please call 330.499.4712 x311 for further information.

Oct
25
Sat
Halloween Party for ages 2-6
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Halloween Party for 2-6 year olds with a caregiver

Saturday, October 25 starting at 10 a.m.

Dress up!

Online registration is no longer available for this program. Please call the children's department at 330.499.4712 x318 for further information.

Oct
27
Mon
K-One Club
Oct 27 @ 4:45 pm – 5:30 pm

K-One Club for kindergarteners and first graders

Mondays, 4:45-5:30 p.m.

September 29, October 6, 13, 20, 27 and November 3

Sorry, this program is full. To be added to the waiting list, please call 330.499.4712 x318.

Oct
28
Tue
Baby, Books & Me
Oct 28 @ 10:30 am – 10:50 am

Baby, Books & Me for caregiver and newborn-24 month old

Tuesdays, 10:30-10:50 a.m.

October 7, 14, 21, 28 and November 4, 11

Sorry, this program is full. To be added to the waiting list, please call 330.499.4712 x318.

Evening Story Time
Oct 28 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Evening Story Time for families with 3-5 year olds (siblings welcome)

Tuesdays, 6:30-7 p.m.

October 28, November 25

Register for Evening Story Time

Oct
29
Wed
Tales for Twos
Oct 29 @ 10:30 am – 10:50 am

Tales for Twos for caregiver and two year old

Wednesdays, 10:30-10:50 a.m.

October 8, 15, 22, 29 and November 5, 12

Register for Tales for Twos

Star Wars Party
Oct 29 @ 4:45 pm – 5:30 pm

Star Wars Party for grades 3-5

Wednesday, October 29 from 4:45-5:30 p.m.

Activities related to Star Wars including Jedi skill building in celebration of the main character of this year’s One Book, One Community selection’s love of Star Wars. It’s part of our 30 Days of Wonder programming!

Register for Star Wars Party

Macaroni at Midnight Program
Oct 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Macaroni at Midnight Program
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 extensively sharing presentations related to his life story, Macaroni at Midnight, an autobiographical profile of his childhood.