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IMAGE 11th Annual Family Reading Festival
Article Published: January 12, 2018
Enjoy live music featuring Jim Gill; an amazing animal show with Outback Ray, the fascinating creations of the Bubble Lady,... Read More...
2018 MLK Lecture
Article Published: December 29, 2017
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Lecture Sunday, January 14, 2018 - 2 pm Main Library - 60 South High Street, Akron Read More...
Hot Topics
Article Published: November 30, 2017
It’s time for another look at the new books that people are talking about. Settle in for some good winter reads! All... Read More...

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60 South High Street, Akron, Ohio 44326
330.643.9000

Monday: 10 am - 8 pm
Tuesday: 10 am - 8 pm
Wednesday: 10 am - 8 pm
Thursday: 10 am - 8 pm
Friday: 10 am - 6 pm
Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday: 1 pm - 5 pm

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The Grinch Who Stole Christmas and Frosty the Snowman in the Children’s Library
December 23 2-3:30 pm

December 26- 29 at 1:30 pm
A different movie every day to keep you and the kids entertained.

The Little Giant
December 7 at 6:30 pm

It’s a Wonderful Life
December 14 at 6 pm

Jumanji
December 21 at 6 pm

Despicable Me 3
December 28 at 6:30 pm

Ellet

Join us for a family friendly movie
December 18 at 10:30 am

Norton

White Christmas
December 15 at 1 pm

Richfield

The Searchers
December 8 at 3 pm

Tallmadge

Frozen
December 28 at 6 pm