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01/03/23 New Year, New You Congratulations! You are in the right place to among the successful 50 percent of New Years' resolution-makers who actually achieve their goals!


12/24/22 From our Library staff to your home - Happy Holidays!  May your dreams take flight in the new year!
12/15/22 The less you buy, the more you save! Put away your credit card and pull out your Stark Library card! No annual fee, no interest, no payments, EVER!!!!!!!
12/07/22 Make Yourself Merry
Don’t let the busyness of the season interfere with the wonderful fun in store for you this month! 
11/29/22 Giving Tuesday
Imagine how you felt as a little kid, snuggling close to mom or dad, listening to stories of dinosaurs or fairies, seeing colorful pictures as they turned the pages…
11/22/22 Create, Celebrate, & Donate
Meet TV cook Nigella Lawson, help local children on Giving Tuesday, create your next Christmas gift at our Maker Studio, and more!
11/01/22 Native American Heritage Month
Enrich your knowledge and appreciation of the original inhabitants of the land we call the United States, as we celebrate Native American Heritage Month in November.
10/24/22 What's Happening this Fall
Meet culinary sensation Nigella Lawson,  storytimes with Canton Symphony returns, DeHoff Grand Opening, and more!
10/12/22 Your thoughts matter!
Patron Survey, Tyler Merritt, etc.
10/06/22 The DeHoff Memorial Branch is Re-Opening!
You’re invited to tour the building and experience for yourself why this is a place where all ages will want to spend a lot of time.
9/24/22 Last Chance To Visit Your Library!
Your Library is about to take the first step into the future! The Lake Community branch will close soon for a major renovation as part of the Re|Imagine project. 
09/15/22 Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month
Learn, create, and enjoy as we celebrate the richness of National Hispanic Heritage Month.
09/12/22 Don’t miss this chance to personalize your library!
We are asking you to submit a literary, or library-related quote that you think captures what the library is to your community.
09/03/22 Lake Community Branch Facelift
The Lake Community Branch was known as the Hartville Branch of the Canton Public Library when it opened in November 1960. It moved to share space with the Hartville Fire Department in 1977. 
09/01/22 Get Carded & Save!
Free! That word never sounded so good as we battle rising costs nearly everywhere we look, EXCEPT at Stark Library. 
08/30/22 Last Chance to Experience Greats of the Gridiron!
Don’t miss legendary NFL quarterbacks James Harris and Doug Williams, along with football historian/author Joe Horrigan!
08/06/22 FREE Books for Every Child!
Did you know that you can get a free book each month for your child until they turn five? You can, with the Stark County Imagination Library! With the support of Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, each child in Stark County can get an age-appropriate book to add to their library every month – at no cost!
06/30/22 Summer Fun with Your Stark Library
That's right - it's summer fun time! Each week through August 5, our bookmobiles will visit locations in Canton to bring summer learning (and more) to kids and families.
06/22/22 Perry Sippo Library is Re-opening! You’re invited to tour the building, see the staff, and explore the upgraded décor and features that make the library a place where you want to spend your day. 
06/19/22 Juneteenth Celebrated for more than 150 years, Juneteenth - is a day of remembrance and a reminder of the constant work and advocacy needed to eradicate racism in our country.
06/17/22 Last Chance for FREE Tickets Don’t miss this opportunity to meet bestselling author Jamie Ford – right here in Canton! 
06/11/22 Make Your Library Your Own! Don’t miss this chance to personalize your library! The Perry Sippo Library is coming along nicely and we’re on track for a July opening! 
06/07/22 Last Chance To Visit Your Library! The last day the DeHoff Branch is open is this Saturday, June 11, and the building will be closed for about four months for renovation.
06/01/22 Stark County Proud Join us throughout the month of June, as we celebrate Pride Month in our community - a time to lift up our LGBTQ+ community.
05/31/22 Summer Break at Your Library
We’re back in the swim of things this year and we’re sure you’ll have a whale of a good time participating in Splash into Summer Break – this year’s summer learning program.
05/25/22 Seventy is the New Thirty – Celebrating Older Americans Month
Each May, Older Americans Month honors older adults and the countless contributions they make in our community.
05/17/22 Have you heard? Your Library is getting a facelift! Your home library, the DeHoff Memorial branch of Stark Library, is being re-imagined!
05/05/22 Celebrate Asian and Pacific American Heritage Month Each May we recognize and pay tribute to the generations of Asian and Pacific Islanders who have enriched America's history and culture.
04/06/22 #LibraryGivingDay - Give to Your Library TODAY! Today’s the day! It’s the day that library lovers all over the country have an opportunity to show their support for their library. And we invite you to join the celebration!
04/04/22 Meet an Astronaut and Support Your Library This week is National Library Week – a week to celebrate your library and everything we do in your community. April 6 is Library Giving Day – a special day for you to show your support for your library!
03/15/22 Celebrating Women's History Women's History Month is an opportunity to celebrate the successes of the women - past and present - who challenge the status quo to impact our history, culture, and society. 
02/21/22 Your Last Chance for FREE tickets Don’t miss this opportunity to meet NYT bestselling author Jason Reynolds in Canton!
02/09/22 Celebrate Black History Month Each February we recognize the contributions African Americans have made in our nation's history. Black History Week was created by Carter G. Woodson in 1926. In 1976, it was officially recognized by the United States and Canada as Black History Month.
02/04/22 Have you heard? Your Library is getting a facelift! As we continue the project to Re|imagine our library buildings for the 21st Century, YOUR branch is next! Re|imagine is our plan to make your branch an inviting space that inspires and empowers you to pursue creativity and lifelong learning.
01/24/22 Meet Author Jason Reynolds Reynolds knows that it just takes the right book to discover reading as a portal to a world of adventure.
01/12/22 Madge Youtz Branch Grand
Re-Opening Canceled
Unfortunately, due to current circumstances regarding public health, the Grand Re-Opening ceremony for the Re|imagined Madge Youtz Branch has been canceled.
12/21/21 Your Library has been Re|imagined You're invited to the Grand Opening of the Madge Youtz branch on January 15..
11/19/21 Celebrate Native American Heritage Month Each November we celebrate the rich ancestry, cultures, traditions, and history of Native Americans and acknowledge the unique challenges and important contributions to history.
09/15/21 Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with your Library Each year, from September 15 to October 15, we observe National Hispanic Heritage Month by celebrating the histories, cultures, achievements, and contributions of Hispanic American champions who have inspired others to achieve success.
06/28/21 Celebrate Pride Month It takes all types of people to create a community as vibrant as ours, and Stark Library welcomes all people. 
05/26/21 May is Asian and Pacific American Heritage Month Each May we recognize how the contributions and influence of Asian and Pacific Islander Americans and their rich heritage have impacted the history, culture, and achievements of the United States.
04/05/21 Celebrate National Library Week! National Library Week (April 4 –10) is a time to celebrate our nation's libraries and library workers' contributions — and 2021 is certainly a year to celebrate!
03/18/21 Celebrate Women’s History Month! March is Women’s History Month. 
02/03/21 Celebrate Black History Month

Each February we recognize the contributions African Americans have made in our nation's history.

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