Summer Story Times

Bouncing Baby Rhyme Times -- Tuesdays, through July 22, 10 a.m. For babies up to age 24 months with a caregiver. Features 20 minutes of rhymes, songs and stories followed by a 20 minute group playtime.

Baby Play Group -- Fridays, noon to 1 p.m. For babies up to 24 months and a caregiver. Meet new friends while taking the little one to the library for a first play group experience. Join other moms, dads, grandparents and caregivers for a group play time. The library will provide developmentally appropriate toys and a meeting space.

Preschool Science and Nature Tales -- Tuesdays, July 1 through 22, 11 a.m. For children ages 2 through 6 and their families. Connect with science and nature through stories, songs, activities and crafts.

July 1 -- Ocean Friends

July 8 -- Batty Bats

July 15 -- Creepy Crawlies

July 22 -- Dinosaurs

Family Events

For all ages. Children younger than 5 should be accompanied by an adult.

Fabulous Family Fun -- Thursdays, 2 p.m., featuring entertainment and creative fun for all ages.

July 3 -- Gumdrop Engineering. Use building skills to make some sweet sculptures with toothpicks and candy. Younger children must be accompanied by an adult helper.

July 10 -- Mad Science

July 17 -- The Bubble Lady

July 24 -- Outback Ray Live Animal Show

July 31 -- Weathervane Theatre Presents "Superhero Future"

Cool Off with Summertime Family Movies -- Wednesdays, 1 p.m. For all ages, children younger than age 5 must be accompanied by an adult. Children may take a packed lunch if they like. The library will provide a beverage.

July 9 -- "Frozen," 108 minutes, PG

July 23 -- "Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2," 94 minutes, PG

Aug. 6 -- "Despicable Me 2," 98 minutes, PG

Teen Programs

Teen Tuesdays, 2 p.m. Grades 5 through 12.

July 1 -- "Ender's Game," 114 minutes, PG-13

July 8 -- T-Shirt Tote Bag Recycled Craft

July 15 -- "The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy," 110 minutes, PG

July 22 -- Nature Drawing for Teens

July 29 -- Teen Book Swap, take old books to swap for something new to them

Volunteer Pizza Party -- Aug. 5. All teen summer volunteers are invited to a pizza party with games and giveaways and the Mind Body & Sole wrap-up.

Adult Programs

Meet the Author: Barb Baltrinic -- Aug. 18, 6:30 p.m. Teacher Baltrinic is a direct descendant of Abraham Clark, signer of the Declaration of Independence. Come and hear about her book, "A Founder For All: Abraham Clark, Signer of the Declaration of Independence."

Book Discussions -- Mondays, 6:30 p.m.

July 14 -- "Metropolitan Case" by Matthew Gallaway

Aug. 11 -- "The Orchardist" by Amanda Coplin

Computer Training -- No registration is required. Attendance will be based on a numbering system with 15 tickets being distributed outside the classroom 30 minutes prior to class start.

July 28, 2 p.m. -- Mouse Skills for Beginners

July 29, 10:30 a.m. -- Introduction to Computers

July 30, 2 p.m. -- Windows for Beginners

July 31, 10:30 a.m. -- File Management

Knit & Crochet Club -- Thursdays, July 3 and Aug. 7, 3 to 4:30 p.m.

Tallmadge Branch Library Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday -- 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Wednesday, Friday -- Noon to 6 p.m.

Saturday -- 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Closed Sunday

Coffee with the


Coffee with the Editor is scheduled for the third Tuesday of the month from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.