Current Programs

Dumb TV

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Ellet Branch
Monday, July 16, 1:30 pm

Goodyear Branch
Monday, June 11, at 6 pm

Mogadore Branch
Wednesday, July 18, at 6 pm

North Hill Branch
Monday, June 18, at 6:30 pm

Drumming

Family programs with our favorite drummers!

Join us for the West African rhythms of Sogbety Diomande or the performance of nationally recognized Elec Simon.

North Hill Branch
Elec Simon
June 13, 2 pm

Ellet Branch
Sogbety Diomande
June 18, 11 am

Fairlawn-Bath Branch
Sogbety Diomande
June 19, 1 pm

Goodyear Branch
Elec Simon
June 19, 1 pm

Odom Branch
Sogbety Diomande
June 20, 1 pm

Richfield Branch
Elec Simon
June 20, 2 pm

Main Library
Elec Simon
June 27, 2 pm

Maple Valley Branch
Sogbety Diomande
June 21, 1:30 pm

Northwest Akron Branch
Sogbety Diomande
June 25, 2 pm

Needle Work Groups

Socialize while working on needlework projects. Enjoy a social setting while working on your needlework projects or making items to be donated to community agencies at the following library locations:

North Hill Branch
Knitting and crochet with everything made donated to local organizations.
Mondays, June 4 - August 27 at 10:15 am. 

Ellet Branch
June 4, 18, from 3:30 - 5:30 pm.
Meets on the first and third Mondays of the month

Maple Valley Branch
Thursdays, June 7, 14, 21, 28, starting at 6:30 pm

Tallmadge Branch
Knitting and Crochet
Thursdays, June 7 at 3 pm. 

Firestone Park Branch
Knitting and Crochet
Mondays, June 11, 25 at 6 pm.
Meets on the second and fourth Monday of the month. 

Nordonia Hills Branch
Knitting and Crochet
Tuesdays, June 12, at 6-8 pm.

Springfield-Lakemore Branch
Tuesdays, June 12, 26, 3:30-5:30.
Meets on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month.

Main Library
Knitting and Crochet
Wednesday June 20, at 2 pm. 

Maple Valley Branch
Beginning Knitting
Saturday June 23 and 30, at 2 pm.

Mysteries & Daring Escapes @ Your Library

Find adventure--and exercise your mind--at the Library!

Calling All Detectives—Follow the Clues & Solve The Mystery!

Mogadore Branch Library
Thursday, June 14, 6 pm

Northwest Akron Branch Library (For Teens)
Wednesday, July 25, 6 pm

Portage Lakes Branch Library
Saturday, July 21, 1 pm

Will You ESCAPE From The Library?!

Firestone Park Branch Library (For Teens)
Tuesday, June 26, 3 pm

Goodyear Branch Library (For Teens)
Tuesday, June 26, 3 pm

North Hill Branch Library (For Tweens & Teens)
Thursday, July 12, 2 pm

Norton Branch Library (For Teens)
Tuesday, June 5, 2 pm

Tallmadge Branch Library (For Teens)
Tuesday, June 5, 6 pm

Find out more about these programs by visiting our Events calendar today.