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Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library

Unless otherwise noted, all library programs are free, thanks to the generous support of the Friends of the Library.

The Library Is Open

The Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library is open to walk-in traffic. Drive-Up Window and Curbside Service are also available. Library hours: Mon. – Thurs.: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Fri. & Sat.: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sun: Closed. For the latest information, visit www.smfpl.org/update.

Carry-Out Crafts for Adults: Yarn Birds

Beginning Monday, April 26, free yarn bird kits will be available for pickup while supplies last. Kits will include pre-cut yarn, wire for the feet, beads for the eyes, and paper for the body and beak. Supplies are limited; one kit per person. Please note that scissors and white craft glue are needed, and pliers are suggested. Then join us for a live instructional video on Thursday, April 29 at 7 p.m. by visiting www.facebook.com/SMFPL.

Cookie Decorating

Join licensed personal chef, Sarah Mentzer of Custom Cookies by Sarah M, for an interactive cookie decorating class on Wednesday, April 21 at 7 p.m.. Free kits will be available beginning Monday, April 19, while supplies last. Then visit www.facebook.com/SMFPL for this live instructional video. Supplies are limited; limit one kit per person. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Book Chats

Have you missed talking about books as much as we have? Then join our librarians for bimonthly themed Book Chats to discuss recent releases, hot bestsellers, favorite classics, and much more. We will meet virtually using a Zoom chat room on the first Tuesday evening of the month at 6:30 p.m. and the last Wednesday afternoon of the month at 2 p.m. unless otherwise noted. For more information, visit smfpl.org/calendar. For technical assistance or any other questions, call 330-688-3295 ext. 4.

Carry-Out Crafts for Kids

Stop by and pick up a craft to take home. These craft kits can be picked up at the Drive-Up Window or curbside while supplies last. Crafts are intended for ages 2-8. Additional household supplies, such as glue and markers, will be required to complete the crafts.

Tween Take & Make Craft

Stop by and pick up a craft to take home on the fourth Saturday of each month through May, while supplies last. Crafts are intended for ages 9-12. Additional household supplies, such as glue and markers, will be required to complete the crafts.

Kindergarten Readiness: Home Activity Series 

You can prepare your 4- or 5-year-old child for kindergarten success by practicing the necessary skills at home, and Spike’s Place is here to help! Every month, we'll post stories, songs, and tips on our website. Activity kits will be available to pick up while supplies last. These activities will help your child practice skills recommended by the Stow-Munroe Falls City School District. Visit www.smfpl.org/kindergarten for more information.

Story Time at Home

Do you miss Story Time? You can still enjoy stories and songs from home every Tuesday at 10 a.m. by visiting www.facebook.com/SMFPL. To access our full collection, go to www.smfpl.org/storytime.

Submitted by the staff of Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library.