Youth Services: Make asummer craft
Make a summer craft June 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Twinsburg Public Library. Youth entering grades 6 through 12 can beat the heat in Teen Crossings when they drop-in to make and take "Cubeecrafts." No registration is required.
Race into space
Blast off with the Children's Museum of Cleveland, June 7 from 11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the library. Children can learn about the moon and traveling in space and make an out-of- this-world craft. This is for ages 2 to 5 years with a caregiver.
The scienceof Superman
Join NASA researcher Dennis Stocker June 7 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. as he explains the real-life basis for the super powers of America's favorite alien, Superman. Ever wonder why Superman is so strong? Well, maybe it's because he is used to a much stronger gravity on his home planet, much like humans can lift heavy objects on the moon. This is for ages 10 years and older.
Young Adultbook buzz
Amanda Fensch from Penguin Publishing will talk about the hottest Young Adult books for summer, June 8 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the library. There will be free giveaways to those attending. This is for teens and adults who enjoy YA books.
Have a BLAST with babysitter training
Designed for youth ages 12 to 16 years, the BLAST! program can prepare them to interview for a babysitting job, select safe and suitable games and activities, prevent accidents and begin babysitting safely and competently. Cost is $50 payable by cash or check at the beginning of class, which will be June 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call 330-425- 4268 ext. 3 for more information.
Empirestrikes a pose
The Force is strong at kids yoga with space fantasy paper-folding art, set for June 10 from 3 to 4 p.m. This is for ages 7 to 10 years.
Kindergartenacademy is June 12
Give a child a taste of kindergarten with this fun, educational series. Participants will learn about counting and sorting June 12 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
The class and activities are from 11 a.m. to noon. Feel free to bring a peanut-free bagged lunch, as children watch a video pertaining to the skills of the day from noon to 12:30 p.m. This is for children entering kindergarten in fall 2017 or 2018.
Adult Services: War and Remembrance
The library's War and Remembrance series continues June 10 from 1 a.m. to noon with Frank Thomas, a Korean War Veteran who served on the front lines. Hear about his experiences and the extra duty given to him -- assisting Marilyn Monroe when she visited the troops.
Explore the universe with library friends by viewing the first of four popular movies about space, June 12 from 6 to 8 p.m. Admission, popcorn and lemonade are on the library. Refreshments are served 10 minutes prior to start time.
Ever wondered where to go to learn how to cook? Start a garden? Play an instrument? Even lay tile? Then this program, June 13 from 10 to 11 a.m., is for you. Librarians have done the research, so sit back, enjoy refreshments and find out what sorts of educational opportunities lie beyond the library's walls. The program is a part of the Carrie Hinton Lifelong Learning Series.