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    Realm of the Reptile

    Sat, Mar 23 | 2-3pm | North Branch

    Lizards and snakes and tortoises, OH MY! Join Realm of the Reptile for a look into the world of these amazing creatures.

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    Calling all Makers!

    Tuesday, Mar 26

    Discover our free Makers Studio with equipment that blends technology and crafting. And register for hands-on training at a Studio Spotlight class!

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    Book Club with Corey Minor Smith

    Tue, Mar 26 | 4-5 pm | DeHoff Memorial

    Join Corey Minor Smith, Canton City Council at Large, as she leads an engaging discussion on her new book, #DRIVEN.

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    Local Author Fair

    Sat, April 6 | 10am-4pm | Main Library

    Local authors (45 in all) will discuss their work and sign/sell their books. Plus, there will be writing workshops throughout the day! The event is open to all and free to attend.

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    Smart Party 3.0

    Apr 5 | 6-11pm | Brookside Country Club

    Stark Library Foundation invites you to an evening of legend and lore at the Smart Party 3.0: Literary Legends. Joining us will be some of the most prolific writers of times past while you enjoy an evening of music and merriment!  - Get Tickets -

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    Community Seed Bank

    Now - June 15 | Main Library

    Pick up a variety of free seeds at the library to get your garden growing. Made possible through a partnership with the Stark County Master Gardeners.

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    Everyone has a library story. Tell us yours!

    Stark Library has been changing lives in Stark County for more than 130 years. Every day patrons tell us stories of how we’ve impacted their lives — we want to know yours!

    Share Your Story

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    Poetry Contest

    Entries due by April 15th

    The Poetry Contest is back for its 20th year! Amateur poets are encouraged to enter their original works by April 15th, 2019.

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    Empowering Women in Small Business

    Thu, April 4 | 6:30-7:30 pm | Lake Community

    Women business owners share stories on how they started a business. Learn marketing tips, how to use social media, and how to juggle life and operate a small business at the same time.

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