Mike from the Ohio Parks will be at Reed Memorial Library on Tuesday, June 19 at 6:30 p.m. to share information about the endangered Hellbender Salamander. Learn about fascinating facts about this unique species of Salamander that is native to our state. Open to all ages. Registration is not required.
Steven’s Puppets will be at Reed Memorial Library on Tuesday, June 12 at 7:00 p.m. to present a one-of-a-kind Wizard of Oz marionette puppet show.
No registration is required for this program. Open to all ages.
Families are invited to Reed Memorial Library on Thursday, June 7 at 2:00 p.m. for a hands-on musical make and take event.
Participants will create their own musical instruments by upcycling everyday materials.
Registration for this program is closed.
Families are invited for an evening of sing-along fun at Reed Memorial Library on Monday, June 4 at 7:00 p.m.
Chuck from Chuck’s Rock n Roll Music Show will be at the library to perform a fun sing-along and interactive set.
No registration is required for this performance.
Reed Memorial Library is excited to announce this year’s Summer Reading Challenge for children, teens, and adults that will run June 4 through July 29.
Children age 10 and under are invited to stop by the Summer Reading Challenge Kickoff Party on Monday, June 4 at 6:00 p.m. to register, or to stop by the Children’s Department during their next visit. Participants will receive a challenge log that includes literary and activity-based challenges to keep them busy during the summer months. Complete the challenges for the chance to win big!
Teens and adults are invited to complete raffle tickets for every book, magazine, or audiobook they complete. Tickets will be entered into separate weekly and grand prize drawings for both audiences. Teens that turn in eight tickets will be invited to Reed Memorial Library’s first after hour lock-in featuring an escape room, pizza, and scavenger hunt. Raffle prizes for adults and teens include tickets to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Akron Orchestra, Akron RubberDucks, gift cards, and much more.
Reed Memorial Library will be launching a new Pokémon Club for youth 4-14 years old that will meet on the third Thursday of each month at 4:00 p.m.
This club is open to Pokémon card collectors interested in battling their decks against other opponents and trading cards with other fans.
Jud Smith, baker and owner of the Brimfield Bread Oven, will be at Reed Memorial Library on Monday, May 14 at 6:30 p.m. to provide a basic baking education for anyone interested in the art of baking.
Families are invited to stop in and celebrate Mother’s Day at Reed Memorial Library on Saturday, May 5 from 9:00-4:00 p.m.
Participants will create a craft with mom or grandma and enjoy refreshments.
No registration is required for this event.
Saturday, April 28
9am - 4 pm
This program offers multiple challenges for participants to complete using their imagination and the provided materials. Challenges are refreshed monthly. No registration required.