Events for Grades 5-12

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Teen Events

  • CLUB CLUB June 6 & 24, July 11 & 24 at 4:00 pm. Participants decide what the club focuses on every meeting! Choose anything from gaming to movies. First meeting: The Establishment, with buttons and sand art!
  • GEN Z CARTOON ADVENTUREMonday, June 10 at 4:00 pm. Adventure back in time to your favorite childhood cartoons! Games and crafting paracord bracelets included!
  • DUNGEONS & DRAGONS CLUB Tuesdays, June 11 & 25, July 9 & 23 at 5:00 pm. Please bring a 5th edition third-level character sheet if possible. New players, register online.
  • ANIME CLUB Wednesdays, June 12 & July 17 at 4:00 pm. Join us to watch three episodes of anime. Japanese snacks included!
  • PRIDE CLUB Tuesdays, June 18, July 2 & 16 at 4:00 pm. Need a place to express yourself? This summer come ready to talk about your favorite Pride reads! 
  • COSPLAY CLUBThursdays, June 20 & July 18 at 4:00 pm. Want to make costumes or help with others? Join cosplay club!
  • TEEN ESCAPE ROOMWednesday, July 10 at 4:00 pm. Can you solve the mysteries in time to escape?
  • TEEN SCIENCE CAFÉ Friday, July 12 at 3:00 pm. Learn the science of coffee and Italian soda mixing and watch the 3D printer while taste-testing your concoctions!
  • CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE: MONSTER HUNT Thursday, July 25 at 2:00 pm. Choose which adventure to create together, play games, and make slime!
  • FINAL TEEN PARTY: LOCK-IN – Everyone who finishes the reading OR the passport will be invited to an after-hours lock-in party at the library in August for extra prizes (free cookies, free cheesy bread, and more!) and fun! More details in the invitation.
  • DIAMOND ART – Diamond art is back! Pick up the kit anytime while at the library. Do as little or as much of the “painting” as you like and turn it in when you're done. The goal is to finish by the end of July. We'll also raffle a new one off to all participants! 

All-Ages Events

  • STEAM CLUB – Tuesdays at 12:00 pm and Fridays at 4:00 pm. Play with robots and coding platform Fiero, learn 3D printing, create art, make slime, meet community partners, and more! Special dates below.
  • AUTHOR VISIT: AMBER SAWYERFriday, June 7 at 10:30 am. Amber Sawyer, author of Love to Race, will be here with her book to do a reading and a craft.
  • PARTY IN THE PARKFriday, June 14 at 6:15 pm. Join SPL and juggler David Cain at Memorial Park for a fun performance!
  • AQUATIC ADVENTUREMonday, June 17 at 11:00 am. Join the Cleveland Aquarium on a virtual adventure through the seas.
  • ECO DISCOVERY! MECHANICS OF FLIGHTFriday, June 21 at 3:00 pm. Join Maureen and a live bird to learn more about how birds fly! Part of STEAM Club. 
  • BINGO NIGHTSWednesdays, June 26 & July 24 at 6:00 pm. Join SPL for a night of Bingo! Prizes and refreshments included.  
  • TOLEDO ZOO MOBILE DISCOVERY LABFriday, June 28 at 3:00 pm. Join the Toledo Zoo for hands-on activities and artifacts about animals. Part of STEAM Club. 
  • TAILS & TALES WITH NATURE’S NURSERYTuesday, July 9 at 12:00 pm. Meet three live local animals and learn some myths about local wildlife. Part of STEAM Club. 
  • BACKYARD POLLINATORS Wednesday, July 24 at 2:30 pm. Explore pollinators like bees and butterflies in your own backyard!