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Saturday November 1, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  3:00 PM Learn and Do: Health and Safety Fair - Fun for the whole family Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carrie Burrier   330-643-9185   cburrier@akronlibrary.org
   

Learn and Do: Health and Safety Fair - Fun for the whole family

Akron Main Library

60 South High St.

Saturday, November 1, 10 am – 3 pm

Zobapago on stage at 1 pm. Mr. Peabody and Sherman in the auditorium at 3 pm.

Stop by the Library and learn about staying safe and healthy.

Check out all the activity stations including:

Child ID’s, Gun Safety, Car Seat Fittings, Sports Safety, Park and Trail Safety, Pet Safety, 911 Simulator, Child CPR, and bring painted toys or dishes for lead testing, 

Please bring your cameras; special guests will be present.

Crafts and much more.

Event supported by:

Akron Children’s Hospital,  Akron Police Department , Akron Zoo, Akron-Summit County Public Library, Brown Mackie College, GASP, Metro Parks of Summit County, Safe Kids Coalition, Sit Means Sit, Summit County Public Health, Summit County Sherriff

    Location: Main Library
 
elect_computer1 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Microsoft Office Excel 1 Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Electronic Services   (330) 643-9145   ESDIV@akronlibrary.org
   

MS Excel, Part 1: Creating Workbooks

Learn how to create basic workbook files using Microsoft Excel 2007. Discover how to organize data more efficiently using spreadsheets. Attendance at MS Word, Part 1 is preferred.

 

Please visit our website for more information:

Electronic Services Computer Training    
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_familytree 10:30 AM  -  12:30 PM Finding Your Immigrant Ancestors Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Main - Special Collections Division   330-643-9030   speccollections@akronlibrary.org
   

Finding Your Immigrant Ancestors

Most of us will find immigrant ancestors somewhere in our family tree when researching our genealogy. Their travels to the United States and along the path to U.S. citizenship are often documented, but finding these records can be a challenge. Join staff from the Special Collections Division for a discussion of identifying immigrant ancestors and locating passenger lists and naturalization records. As we will be using electronic resources, basic computer skills are recommended.

This class will take place in Computer Lab 2 on the First Floor of Main Library.

To register, please contact the Special Collections Division.

    Location: Main Library
 
lib_teddybear_reading 11:00 AM Saturday Story Time Sampler Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

First and Third Saturdays of the month, 11 am

Story time for preschool-primary children with an adult caregiver, including a craft or activity.
No registration needed.

September 6: Lions
September 20: Dinosaurs
October 4: Cowboys and Cowgirls
October 18: Hats Off to Books
November 1: Be Happy and Healthy
November 15: Madeline’s Tea Party
 

    Location: Main Library
Sunday November 2, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Sunday Story Time Sampler Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

A half-hour story time for preschool-primary children with an adult caregiver.

Every Sunday. No registration needed.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday November 5, 2014 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 10:30 AM Baby Tales Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

Every Wednesday, 10:30 am

A lap-sit story time for children from birth to 2 years old with an adult caregiver, including rhymes, fingerplays, books, songs, and activities.

No registration needed.
 

    Location: Main Library
 
elect_computer1 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Mouse Skills Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Electronic Services   (330) 643-9145   ESDIV@akronlibrary.org
   

Computer Mouse Skills for Beginners

Discover what a computer mouse is and have fun practicing basic mouse functions with in-class exercises. Learn to open and close software programs and play a game or two! Attendance at Introduction to Computers is preferred.

 

Please visit our website for more information:

Electronic Services Computer Training    
    Location: Main Library
 
med_stethoscope 12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Finding Reliable Health Information on the Internet: Is Google Good Enough? Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Science & Technology Division   330-643-9075   stdiv@akronlibrary.org
   

Finding Reliable Health Information on the Internet

There has never been a time when health information was more readily available than it is today. Join librarians from the Science & Technology Division to help you locate medical sources you can trust. 

Class will take place in the first floor meeting room at Main Library, and is offered at your choice of times. 

Don't trust your health to what you read on the Internet!

    Location: Main Library
 
elect_computer1 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM iPads (must bring iPad) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Electronic Services   (330) 643-9145   ESDIV@akronlibrary.org
   

iPads: Beyond E-readers

Do you own an iPad device and have no idea how to work it?  Then this is the class for you.   Other than e-books or Audiobooks what can I do with my android device?  How do I download apps or connect to Wi-Fi? Get the answer to these questions and more with this exciting class.  Prior Internet experience is preferred.

 

Please visit our website for more information:

Electronic Services Computer Training    
    Location: Main Library
 
med_stethoscope 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Finding Reliable Health Information on the Internet: Is Google Good Enough? Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Science & Technology Division   330-643-9075   stdiv@akronlibrary.org
   

Finding Reliable Health Information on the Internet

There has never been a time when health information was more readily available than it is today. Join librarians from the Science & Technology Division to help you locate medical sources you can trust. 

Class will take place in the first floor meeting room at Main Library, and is offered at your choice of times. 

Don't trust your health to what you read on the Internet!

    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM First Wednesday Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Culture & AV   330-643-9015   popdiv@akronlibrary.org
   
  • Our selection for November is All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr.
  • Copies of the discussion book are available at the Culture & AV desk.
  • Ages 18 and over. Meeting Room 1.
    Location: Main Library
Thursday November 6, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM Preschool Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

Stories, songs, activities and crafts.

For 2 to 5 year olds with an adult caregiver.
Every Thursday, except November 27 for Thanksgiving. No registration needed.

    Location: Main Library
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elect_computer1 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Excel: Pivot Tables Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Electronic Services   (330) 643-9145   ESDIV@akronlibrary.org
   

MS Excel, Pivot Tables t

Do you want to know how to make large, complex sets of data more comprehensible and easier to understand at a glance?  Come to this course to learn when you have a large amount of data to sum and you want to compare several facts about each figure.  Attendance at MS Excel 3, 4 & 5 is preferred.

 

Please visit our website for more information:

Electronic Services Computer Training    
    Location: Main Library
 
ent_filmproj 5:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Movies@Main Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Culture & AV   330-643-9015   
   

X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST  
Wolverine must travel back in time to change the course of history in this mind-bending thrill ride! Starring Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Jennifer Lawrence, James McAvoy, Halle Berry, Michael Fassbender, Ian McKellen, Anna Paquin and Peter Dinklage. Rated PG-13. 131 min



 

    Location: Main Library-Auditorium
Friday November 7, 2014 Go To Top
elect_computer1 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Adv. Excel Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Electronic Services   (330) 643-9145   ESDIV@akronlibrary.org
   

Advanced Excel Formulas t

In this class, you will learn to use some advanced formula tools that include math, financial, logical and date functions along with some data analysis tools. You must be proficient in Excel or should have completed Excel Level 1 through 5 to be in this class.

 

Please visit our website for more information:

Electronic Services Computer Training    
    Location: Main Library
Saturday November 8, 2014 Go To Top
elect_computer1 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Microsoft Office Excel 2 Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Electronic Services   (330) 643-9145   ESDIV@akronlibrary.org
   

MS Excel, Part 2: Formatting and Setting Up Workbooks

Discover how to setup a workbook to meet your informational needs. Practice the different ways to duplicate, move, and edit data. Attendance at MS Excel, Part 1 is preferred.

 

Please visit our website for more information:

Electronic Services Computer Training    
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_familytree 10:30 AM  -  12:30 PM Getting Started in Family History Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Main - Special Collections Division   330-643-9030   speccollections@akronlibrary.org
   

Getting Started in Family History

Join the Special Collections Division for an introduction to genealogy for new family historians. This class includes an overview of genealogical sources available at the library, suggestions for getting started, and tips for organizing your research.

This class meets in Meeting Room 1, High Street Level, Main Library. Time permitting, a tour of the Special Collections Division on the Third Floor will be included.

To register, please contact the Special Collections Division.

    Location: Main Library
 
anim_dog1 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Paws For Reading Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

The Second Saturday of each month, 11 am
(September 13, October 11, November 8)

Share a book with a certified therapy dog.

No registration needed.
 

    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Glow Party Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Teen Department   330.643.9032   ysodiv@akronlibrary.org
   

Back by popular demand! Create fairies in a jar, make a glow-in-the-dark bandanna, participate in a glowing ring toss and even enjoy some glow in the dark treats. Please call the Teen Department to register. 

    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Poetry Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Culture & AV   330-643-9015   popdiv@akronlibrary.org
   
  • Read and share your original poems for a 5-minute interval.
  • Poetry lovers are welcome to attend to relax and enjoy the words of our local poets.
  • Free to register. Adults ages 18 and over. Meeting Room 1.
  • Poems read at the Poetry Hour should not be overtly explicit in language or subject matter.
    Location: Main Library
Sunday November 9, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Sunday Story Time Sampler Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

A half-hour story time for preschool-primary children with an adult caregiver.

Every Sunday. No registration needed.

    Location: Main Library
Monday November 10, 2014 Go To Top
elect_computer1 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Microsoft Office Publisher 1 Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Electronic Sevices   (330) 643-9145   ESDIV@akronlibrary.org
   

MS Publisher, Part 1:  The Basics

Create business cards, greeting cards, flyers, and more! Learn the basics of creating professional looking publications with Publisher 2007, Microsoft’s desktop publishing program.  Attendance at Windows for Beginners is preferred.

 

Please visit our website for more information:

Electronic Services Computer Training    
    Location: Main Library
Tuesday November 11, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Teen Advisory Board Meetings Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Teen Department   330.643.9032   ysodiv@akronlibrary.org
   

Whether you're looking to get volunteer hours for school or you just like to work on cool projects, eat and have fun, the Teen Advisory Board is the place to be! You'll help plan teen programs, decorate the teen area and contribute to our Teen Blog.  It looks great on a resume too. Please call the Teen Department for more information.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday November 12, 2014 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 10:30 AM Baby Tales Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

Every Wednesday, 10:30 am

A lap-sit story time for children from birth to 2 years old with an adult caregiver, including rhymes, fingerplays, books, songs, and activities.

No registration needed.
 

    Location: Main Library
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elect_computer1 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Introduction to Computers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Electronic Sevices   (330) 643-9145   ESDIV@akronlibrary.org
   

Introduction to Computers: The Basics

Get acquainted with computers and our training series! Discover the differences between hardware and software, learn about storage devices and other computer components, and explore the Windows operating system.

 

Please visit our website for more information:

Electronic Services Computer Training    
    Location: Main Library
 
office_lightbulb 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Introduction to Intellectual Property Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Science & Technology Division   330 643-9075   stdiv@akronlibrary.org
   

Learn the differences among the various types of intellectual property, and how best to protect your creative work.

This class will meet in Meeting Room 1 on the High Street Level.

Please contact the Science and Technology Division to register.

http://www.akronlibrary.org/f/ST-6560-e.pdf    
    Location: Main Library
Thursday November 13, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM Preschool Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

Stories, songs, activities and crafts.

For 2 to 5 year olds with an adult caregiver.
Every Thursday, except November 27 for Thanksgiving. No registration needed.

    Location: Main Library
 
elect_computer1 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Open Lab/ Resume Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Electronic Sevices   (330) 643-9145   ESDIV@akronlibrary.org
   

Open Lab

Come with your questions! Come to practice what you’ve learned in class! Open lab time is an opportunity to work on computers in the lab with an instructor present to answer any questions you may have.

 

Resume Workshop

Bring a chronology of your work and/or educational history to these workshops, and use resume writing software that offers hundreds of pre-written job duty descriptions to clearly define your skills and qualifications. Practice with built-in videos to sharpen your job interviewing and salary negotiating skills. Save your work as an electronic document and leave our workshop with a high impact, ready-to-print product. Attendees must bring a flash drive on which to save their work.

 

Please visit our website for more information:

Electronic Services Computer Training    
    Location: Main Library
 
elect_computer1 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Typing Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Electronic Sevices   (330) 643-9145   ESDIV@akronlibrary.org
   

Typing

Are you a hunt and peck typist or would you just like to improve your typing speed? This class will teach you the basics of typing through a series of very basic exercises.  Proper keying position and technique will be stressed.  Participants must bring in a set of headphone (to follow auditory instructions from the computer) or buy an inexpensive set at the Circulation desk in the library.

 

Please visit our website for more information:

Electronic Services Computer Training    
    Location: Main Library
 
ent_filmproj 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Movies@Main Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Culture & AV   330-643-9015   
   

ALL THAT HEAVEN ALLOWS
Romance blossoms between a wealthy society woman and her young lower-class gardener, much to the scorn of everyone around them. Starring Rock Hudson, Jane Wyman and Agnes Moorehead. 89 min. Shown in association with Akron Film + Pixel. Introduction and discussion afterward.
 



 

    Location: Main Library-Auditorium
Friday November 14, 2014 Go To Top
elect_computer1 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Windows 8 [DEMO] Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Electronic Sevices   (330) 643-9145   ESDIV@akronlibrary.org
   

Windows 8 for Beginners [DEMO]

Learn basic functions of the Windows operating system that enable you to create, save, close, and open files. Practice using various Windows components, such as working with multiple windows and using menus. Attendance at Computer Mouse Skills and Introduction to Computers is preferred.

 

Please visit our website for more information:

Electronic Services Computer Training    
    Location: Main Library
Saturday November 15, 2014 Go To Top
office_lightbulb 10:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Introduction to Patents & Patent Searching Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Science & Technology Division   330 643-9075   stdiv@akronlibrary.org
   

Have a great idea for an invention? Learn what a patent is, what it can do for you, and the hows and whys of searching for existing patents. You will learn how to do a preliminary patent search using the United States Patent & Trademark website. Basic computer skills and familiarity with the Internet is preferred.


This class will meet in the Patent Alcove in the Science & Technology Division.


Class size is limited. Contact the Science and Technology Division to register.
 

http://www.akronlibrary.org/f/ST-6560-e.pdf    
    Location: Main Library
 
elect_computer1 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Microsoft Office Excel 3 Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Electronic Sevices   (330) 643-9145   ESDIV@akronlibrary.org
   

MS Excel, Part 3: Using Formulas 

Let Excel do the math for you! Practice creating and applying formulas to your worksheets. Attendance at MS Excel, Part 2 is preferred.

 

Please visit our website for more information:

Electronic Services Computer Training    
    Location: Main Library
 
lib_teddybear_reading 11:00 AM Saturday Story Time Sampler Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

First and Third Saturdays of the month, 11 am

Story time for preschool-primary children with an adult caregiver, including a craft or activity.
No registration needed.

September 6: Lions
September 20: Dinosaurs
October 4: Cowboys and Cowgirls
October 18: Hats Off to Books
November 1: Be Happy and Healthy
November 15: Madeline’s Tea Party
 

    Location: Main Library
Sunday November 16, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Sunday Story Time Sampler Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

A half-hour story time for preschool-primary children with an adult caregiver.

Every Sunday. No registration needed.

    Location: Main Library
Monday November 17, 2014 Go To Top
elect_computer1 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Microsoft Office Publisher 2 Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Electronic Sevices   (330) 643-9145   ESDIV@akronlibrary.org
   

MS Publisher, Part 2:  Advanced    Features

Explore Publisher’s more advanced features as you create a two-page newsletter, a tri-fold brochure, envelopes and labels using Mail Merge to distribute your publications. Attendance at Publisher, Part 1 is preferred.

 

Please visit our website for more information:

Electronic Services Computer Training    
    Location: Main Library
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Wednesday November 19, 2014 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 10:30 AM Baby Tales Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

Every Wednesday, 10:30 am

A lap-sit story time for children from birth to 2 years old with an adult caregiver, including rhymes, fingerplays, books, songs, and activities.

No registration needed.
 

    Location: Main Library
 
elect_computer1 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Windows For Beginners Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Electronic Sevices   (330) 643-9145   ESDIV@akronlibrary.org
   

Microsoft Windows for Beginners

Learn basic functions of the Windows operating system that enable you to create, save, close, and open files. Practice using various Windows components, such as working with multiple windows and using menus. Attendance at Computer Mouse Skills and Introduction to Computers is preferred.

 

Please visit our website for more information:

Electronic Services Computer Training    
    Location: Main Library
Thursday November 20, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM Preschool Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

Stories, songs, activities and crafts.

For 2 to 5 year olds with an adult caregiver.
Every Thursday, except November 27 for Thanksgiving. No registration needed.

    Location: Main Library
 
ent_filmproj 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Movies@Main Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Culture & AV   330-643-9015   
   

MALEFICENT
Don’t believe the fairy tale!  A re-imagining of the classic Sleeping Beauty story starring Angelina Jolie as Maleficent.  Also starring Elle Fanning and Imelda Staunton.  Rated PG.  97 min

 



 

    Location: Main Library-Auditorium
Friday November 21, 2014 Go To Top
elect_computer1 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Microsoft Office Word 3 Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Electronic Sevices   (330) 643-9145   ESDIV@akronlibrary.org
   

MS Word, Part 3: More Useful Formatting Tools

Discover how to use more useful tools to edit your documents like signature lines, creating a PDF, comments, tables, formulas to perform math functions, create charts, create a book format, and protect your document. Attendance at MS Word, Part 2 is preferred.

 

Please visit our website for more information:

Electronic Services Computer Training    
    Location: Main Library
Saturday November 22, 2014 Go To Top
elect_computer1 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Microsoft Office Excel 4 Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Electronic Sevices   (330) 643-9145   ESDIV@akronlibrary.org
   

MS Excel, Part 4: Custom Tools for Worksheets

Experience the advanced features associated with Excel. Learn how to maximize your data with these helpful tools. Attendance at MS Excel, Part 3 is preferred.

 

Please visit our website for more information:

Electronic Services Computer Training    
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_familytree 10:30 AM  -  12:30 PM Getting Started in African American Genealogy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Main - Special Collections Division   330-643-9030   speccollections@akronlibrary.org
   

Getting Started in African American Genealogy

Do you want to trace your African American family tree? Not sure how or where to begin? The Special Collections Division presents a two-hour class for genealogy beginners who have a specific interest in African American ancestral research. You’ll learn genealogy research methods, tips and tools for getting organized, common sources used by genealogists, resources specific to African Americans, challenges in researching African American ancestors.

This class will take place in Meeting Room 1, High Street Level, Main Library.

To register, please contact the Special Collections Division.

    Location: Main Library
 
lib_bookflipping 2:00 PM Wimpy Kid Celebration Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

Wimpy Kid Celebration

Celebrate the book #9, The Long Haul, with games and activities that are anything but wimpy.

For grades 1-6.  No registration needed.
 

    Location: Main Library
Sunday November 23, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Sunday Story Time Sampler Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

A half-hour story time for preschool-primary children with an adult caregiver.

Every Sunday. No registration needed.

    Location: Main Library
Tuesday November 25, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Teen Advisory Board Meetings Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Teen Department   330.643.9032   ysodiv@akronlibrary.org
   

Whether you're looking to get volunteer hours for school or you just like to work on cool projects, eat and have fun, the Teen Advisory Board is the place to be! You'll help plan teen programs, decorate the teen area and contribute to our Teen Blog.  It looks great on a resume too. Please call the Teen Department for more information.

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday November 26, 2014 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 10:30 AM Baby Tales Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

Every Wednesday, 10:30 am

A lap-sit story time for children from birth to 2 years old with an adult caregiver, including rhymes, fingerplays, books, songs, and activities.

No registration needed.
 

    Location: Main Library
 
elect_computer1 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM File Management Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Electronic Sevices   (330) 643-9145   ESDIV@akronlibrary.org
   

File Management

Learn to use Windows Explorer, your computer’s filing cabinet, to organize and manage your files and folders. During class, you will practice copying, moving, and deleting items as well as using your recycle bin. Attendance at Windows for Beginners is preferred.

 

Please visit our website for more information:

Electronic Services Computer Training    
    Location: Main Library
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Friday November 28, 2014 Go To Top
misc_kids 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Wii Just Dance Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

Wii Just Dance

Show off your dance moves on our Wii gaming system.

For grades 1-6.  No registration needed.
 

    Location: Main Library
Saturday November 29, 2014 Go To Top
holiday_xmastree 2:00 PM It’s Beginning to Feel Like the Holidays Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

It’s Beginning to Feel Like the Holidays

Create some fun tree decorating ornaments.

No registration needed.

    Location: Main Library
Sunday November 30, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Sunday Story Time Sampler Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

A half-hour story time for preschool-primary children with an adult caregiver.

Every Sunday. No registration needed.

    Location: Main Library
Tuesday December 2, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Holiday DIY Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Teen Department   330.643.9067   ysodiv@akronlibrary.org
   

Looking for a way to make your holiday gifts extra special?  Spruce up your gifts DIY style! Teens will have the opportunity to design their own wrapping paper and learn how to make unique bows and ribbons. For ages 11 to 18. Please call the Teen Department to register. 

    Location: Main Library
Thursday December 4, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM Preschool Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

Stories, songs, activities and crafts.

For 2 to 5 year olds with an adult caregiver.
Every Thursday, except for December 25 for Christmas. No registration needed.

    Location: Main Library
Saturday December 6, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 11:00 AM Saturday Story Time Samper Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

First and Third Saturdays of the month, 11 am (Please note the change)

A story time for preschool-primary children and an adult caregiver, with crafts or another activity.

No registration needed.

    Location: Main Library
Sunday December 7, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Sunday Story Time Sampler Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

A half-hour story time for preschool-primary children with an adult caregiver.

Every Sunday. No registration needed.

    Location: Main Library
Tuesday December 9, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Teen Advisory Board Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Teen Department   330.643.9067   ysodiv@akronlibrary.org
   

Whether you're looking to get volunteer hours for school or you just like to work on cool projects, eat and have fun, the Teen Advisory Board is the place to be! You'll help plan teen programs, decorate the teen area and contribute to our Teen Blog.  It looks great on a resume too. Please call the Teen Department for more information. 

    Location: Main Library
Thursday December 11, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM Preschool Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

Stories, songs, activities and crafts.

For 2 to 5 year olds with an adult caregiver.
Every Thursday, except for December 25 for Christmas. No registration needed.

    Location: Main Library
Saturday December 13, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Poetry Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Culture & AV   330-643-9015   popdiv@akronlibrary.org
   
  • Read and share your original poems for a 5 minute interval.
  • Poetry lovers are welcome to attend to relax and enjoy the words of our local poets.
  • Free to register. Adults ages 18 and over. Meeting Room 1.
  • Poems read at the Poetry Hour should not be overtly explicit in language or subject matter.
    Location: Main Library
Sunday December 14, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Sunday Story Time Sampler Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

A half-hour story time for preschool-primary children with an adult caregiver.

Every Sunday. No registration needed.

    Location: Main Library
Thursday December 18, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM Preschool Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

Stories, songs, activities and crafts.

For 2 to 5 year olds with an adult caregiver.
Every Thursday, except for December 25 for Christmas. No registration needed.

    Location: Main Library
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Saturday December 20, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 11:00 AM Saturday Story Time Sampler Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330-643-9050   
   

First and Third Saturdays of the month, 11 am (Please note the change)

A story time for preschool-primary children and an adult caregiver, with crafts or another activity.

No registration needed.

    Location: Main Library
Sunday December 21, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Sunday Story Time Sampler Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

A half-hour story time for preschool-primary children with an adult caregiver.

Every Sunday. No registration needed.

    Location: Main Library
Sunday December 28, 2014 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Sunday Story Time Sampler Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Library   330.643.9050   
   

A half-hour story time for preschool-primary children with an adult caregiver.

Every Sunday. No registration needed.

    Location: Main Library
Monday January 5, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:00 PM As Seen On T.V. Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Teen Department   330.643.9067   ysodiv@akronlibrary.org
   

New Year’s Resolution broken already?  Waiting till next week to start it?  See if T25 is your answer to get into shape this year.  None of us have time to waste that is why 25 minutes is all it takes.  This 3 part program will give you the opportunity to see if you are up to the challenge of Focus.  Please consult your physician before starting any workout routine. And remember to wear your workout clothes.  Please call the Teen Department to register.  

    Location: Main Library
Wednesday January 7, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:00 PM As Seen On T.V. Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Teen Department   330.643.9067   ysodiv@akronlibrary.org
   

New Year’s Resolution broken already?  Waiting till next week to start it?  See if T25 is your answer to get into shape this year.  None of us have time to waste that is why 25 minutes is all it takes.  This 3 part program will give you the opportunity to see if you are up to the challenge of Focus.  Please consult your physician before starting any workout routine. And remember to wear your workout clothes.  Please call the Teen Department to register.  

    Location: Main Library
Friday January 9, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:00 PM As Seen on T.V. Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Teen Department   330.643.9067   ysodiv@akronlibrary.org
   

New Year’s Resolution broken already?  Waiting till next week to start it?  See if T25 is your answer to get into shape this year.  None of us have time to waste that is why 25 minutes is all it takes.  This 3 part program will give you the opportunity to see if you are up to the challenge of Focus.  Please consult your physician before starting any workout routine. And remember to wear your workout clothes.  Please call the Teen Department to register.  

    Location: Main Library
Tuesday January 13, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Teen Advisory Board Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Teen Department   330.643.9067   ysodiv@akronlibrary.org
   

Whether you're looking to get volunteer hours for school or you just like to work on cool projects, eat and have fun, the Teen Advisory Board is the place to be! You'll help plan teen programs, decorate the teen area and contribute to our Teen Blog.  It looks great on a resume too. Please call the Teen Department for more information. 

    Location: Main Library
Tuesday January 27, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Teen Advisory Board Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Teen Department   330.643.9067   ysodiv@akronlibrary.org
   

Whether you're looking to get volunteer hours for school or you just like to work on cool projects, eat and have fun, the Teen Advisory Board is the place to be! You'll help plan teen programs, decorate the teen area and contribute to our Teen Blog.  It looks great on a resume too. Please call the Teen Department for more information. 

    Location: Main Library
Saturday January 31, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Chinese New Year Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Teen Department   330.643.9067   ysodiv@akronlibrary.org
   

Let’s get ready for the Chinese New Year by making paper lanterns and trying some traditional Chinese food. Please call the Teen Department to register. 

    Location: Main Library
Tuesday February 10, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Teen Advisory Board Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Teen Department   330.643.9067   ysodiv@akronlibrary.org
   

Whether you're looking to get volunteer hours for school or you just like to work on cool projects, eat and have fun, the Teen Advisory Board is the place to be! You'll help plan teen programs, decorate the teen area and contribute to our Teen Blog.  It looks great on a resume too. Please call the Teen Department for more information. 

    Location: Main Library
Saturday February 14, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Tailgate Nacho Make and Take Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Teen Department   330.643.9067   ysodiv@akronlibrary.org
   

Just because the big game has come and gone, doesn’t mean the spirit can’t carry on.  Come by the Teen Department for a nacho snack that is sure to satisfy.  Please call the Teen Department to register.

    Location: Main Library
Tuesday February 24, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Teen Advisory Board Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Teen Department   330.643.9067   ysodiv@akronlibrary.org
   

Whether you're looking to get volunteer hours for school or you just like to work on cool projects, eat and have fun, the Teen Advisory Board is the place to be! You'll help plan teen programs, decorate the teen area and contribute to our Teen Blog.  It looks great on a resume too. Please call the Teen Department for more information. 

    Location: Main Library
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