Coming in 2017! It’s a new video game club at MPL! On the third Thursday of each month kids are welcome to join us for an afternoon of gaming! We will have age appropriate games to play on the Wii U, as well as fun board and tabletop games. Grades 3 – 6. Registration is required.
The next meeting will be held on May 18, and you can register here.
Each month we’ll offer a different subject for you to read on your own. Read three selections each month and receive a special button. Earn 5 buttons and receive a prize! Grades 2 -5. No registration required.
May’s theme is graphic novels!
American Girl Book Club
Girls between the ages of 6 and 12, join us once a month for a craft, a sewing project and a snack for each of the historical American girl dolls. We meet the first Wednesday of each month at 4:00 PM in the Children’s Story Room and talk about a different doll. In June we will be meeting Kirsten!
The next meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 7. You can register here.
Do you like to read or draw comics?
Then come to our Comics Club! We meet the first Tuesday of each month at 7:00 PM in the Children’s Story Room. Come and tell us about what comics you’ve read recently. We’ll also take time each session to draw and color our own comic strips. Ages 8-12 only.
Our next meeting will be held Tuesday, June 6. You can register for this club here.
Kids @ Work! A Lego Brick Building Club
Bring your imagination and build with the library’s Lego Bricks. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. The club meets the first Saturday of the month at 2:00 pm. No registration is necessary.
The lego club will be taking a break for the summer and will return in September.
Join our Minecraft Club where we mine, explore, and share strategies in the wide world of Minecraft on our own server. Each session will feature a new challenge. You must bring your own charged laptop, tablet or mobile device and have an active Minecraft account. Meetings are held on the first Thursday of the month at 4:00 pm. Call 440-255-8811 ext. 221 to register.
Next month’s meeting date is Thursday, June 1. You can register for this club here.
Rock the Mic Club
Come and check out our new club! Join our Rock the Mic Club where kids can come and practice speaking in front of their peers, tell jokes, play an instrument, sing, practice for a school report, or perform a monologue. This club will build self-esteem and confidence while having fun. A snack and drink will be provided. Ages 8-12. Registration is required.
The next month’s meeting will be held on Monday, June 12. You can register here.
Wordplay Creative Writing Club
Do you like to make up stories or poems or write about your life? Children in grades 3 through 6 are welcome to bring their imaginations to this first session of our new writing club. Each month, we will play with words through writing and games. Meetings will be held the second Wednesday of each month from 4:30-5:30 PM.
The next meeting will be held on June 14. You can register for this club here.
Studio MPL Art Club and Studio MPL Jr.
Calling all creative kids! Come make, move and learn in our Studio MPL Art Club and new Studio MPL Jr. Each month, we will celebrate a different form of artistic expression, from visual arts to dance and music. Registration is necessary for each month’s meeting.
Studio MPL will be taking a break for the summer and will return in September.