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Poetry Palooza for Teens

Think you can't write poetry? You can with our easy poetry prompts! Try a new type of poetry each week and entries will be placed in a drawing. Enter your best poem in our systemwide poetry contest.

Think you can't write poetry? Yes, you can with our easy poetry prompts! Try a new type of poetry each week. All weekly entries will be placed in a drawing for a fun prize. Be sure to enter your best poem in our systemwide poetry contest, too.

AGE GROUP: | Teens (6th - 12th Grade) |

EVENT TYPE: | Writing | Contest |

TAGS: | writing | teens | school-age | poetry | National Poetry Month |

Lake Community Branch

lake@starklibrary.org
Phone: 330-877-9975

Branch manager
Julie Burley

Hours
We're closed Thursday November 26 due to Thanksgiving Day
We're closed Friday November 27 due to Closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Mon, Nov 23 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Tue, Nov 24 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Wed, Nov 25 11:00AM to 6:00PM
Thu, Nov 26 Closed
(Thanksgiving Day)
Fri, Nov 27 Closed
(Closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.)
Sat, Nov 28 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Nov 29 Closed

About the branch

Located within the Lake Community Center, this branch is located among Lake High, Middle School and the YMCA.

Upcoming events

Wed, Nov 25, All day
Main Library
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To... more
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To celebrate, view the work of local artists during regular library hours November 7 through December 5.

Wed, Nov 25, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
https://facebook.com/StarkLibrary
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning early literacy skills with... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning early literacy skills with Miss Dayna and Miss Claire. Read a good book together and get out some wiggles while you sing a song.
Register

Sat, Nov 28, All day
Main Library
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To... more
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To celebrate, view the work of local artists during regular library hours November 7 through December 5.

Sat, Nov 28, All day
Historic Downtown Hartville
Head to historic downtown Hartville to read a festive tale in the windows of the shops... more
Head to historic downtown Hartville to read a festive tale in the windows of the shops as you explore. Look for friendly cookie characters hiding around town.

Sat, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
https://facebook.com/StarkLibrary
Learn how to make fun and creative projects with the Cricut. In this online class,... more
Learn how to make fun and creative projects with the Cricut. In this online class, create your own custom pair of earrings using the Cricut Explore Air and faux vinyl.
Register

Sun, Nov 29, All day
Main Library
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To... more
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To celebrate, view the work of local artists during regular library hours November 7 through December 5.

Sun, Nov 29, All day
Historic Downtown Hartville
Head to historic downtown Hartville to read a festive tale in the windows of the shops... more
Head to historic downtown Hartville to read a festive tale in the windows of the shops as you explore. Look for friendly cookie characters hiding around town.

Sun, Nov 29, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
https://facebook.com/StarkLibrary
Wonder if that toy is really worth it? What art supply brand really is the best? Will... more
Wonder if that toy is really worth it? What art supply brand really is the best? Will that toy really help my child learn the alphabet? We will help answer those questions and more!

Mon, Nov 30, All day
Main Library
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To... more
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To celebrate, view the work of local artists during regular library hours November 7 through December 5.

Mon, Nov 30, All day
Historic Downtown Hartville
Head to historic downtown Hartville to read a festive tale in the windows of the shops... more
Head to historic downtown Hartville to read a festive tale in the windows of the shops as you explore. Look for friendly cookie characters hiding around town.

Mon, Nov 30, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87592880862?pwd=TTFoUWZyVmdYQ0cvS2F3M3dmaS82UT09
2020 is the 75th anniversary of George Orwell's Animal Farm. Join Malone University... more
2020 is the 75th anniversary of George Orwell's Animal Farm. Join Malone University professors, Dr. Beer and Dr. Jensen, for a discussion of the political fable. Reserve your copy at starklibrary.org

Tue, Dec 01, All day
Main Library
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To... more
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To celebrate, view the work of local artists during regular library hours November 7 through December 5.

Tue, Dec 01, All day
Historic Downtown Hartville
Head to historic downtown Hartville to read a festive tale in the windows of the shops... more
Head to historic downtown Hartville to read a festive tale in the windows of the shops as you explore. Look for friendly cookie characters hiding around town.

Tue, Dec 01, All day
Virtual/Online Events
Submit a photo of your gingerbread construction by December 15th to compete for a... more
Submit a photo of your gingerbread construction by December 15th to compete for a prize - or just to share the joy! Submit your photo at starklibrary.org/gingerbreadextravaganza

Tue, Dec 01, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87084754080?pwd=VWg5ekhEaHNYTDhSZU5GNHRsLzhIUT09
Learn how to print on paper alternatives such as fabric using a word processor such... more
Learn how to print on paper alternatives such as fabric using a word processor such as Microsoft Word and an inkjet printer. Skill level: Basic computer skills

Wed, Dec 02, All day
Main Library
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To... more
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To celebrate, view the work of local artists during regular library hours November 7 through December 5.

Wed, Dec 02, All day
Historic Downtown Hartville
Head to historic downtown Hartville to read a festive tale in the windows of the shops... more
Head to historic downtown Hartville to read a festive tale in the windows of the shops as you explore. Look for friendly cookie characters hiding around town.

Wed, Dec 02, All day
Virtual/Online Events
Submit a photo of your gingerbread construction by December 15th to compete for a... more
Submit a photo of your gingerbread construction by December 15th to compete for a prize - or just to share the joy! Submit your photo at starklibrary.org/gingerbreadextravaganza

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Wed, Dec 02, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
https://facebook.com/StarkLibrary
Learn how to make these cute beaded snowmen earrings with some of the tools we have... more
Learn how to make these cute beaded snowmen earrings with some of the tools we have available in the Maker Studio, including needle nose pliers and wire cutters.

Wed, Dec 02, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
https://facebook.com/StarkLibrary
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning early literacy skills with... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning early literacy skills with Ms. Dayna and Ms. Claire. Read a good book together and get out some wiggles while you sing a song.
Register

Thu, Dec 03, All day
Main Library
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To... more
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To celebrate, view the work of local artists during regular library hours November 7 through December 5.

Thu, Dec 03, All day
Historic Downtown Hartville
Head to historic downtown Hartville to read a festive tale in the windows of the shops... more
Head to historic downtown Hartville to read a festive tale in the windows of the shops as you explore. Look for friendly cookie characters hiding around town.

Thu, Dec 03, All day
Virtual/Online Events
Submit a photo of your gingerbread construction by December 15th to compete for a... more
Submit a photo of your gingerbread construction by December 15th to compete for a prize - or just to share the joy! Submit your photo at starklibrary.org/gingerbreadextravaganza

Thu, Dec 03, 11:00am - 11:30am
https://facebook.com/StarkLibrary
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning early literacy skills with... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning early literacy skills with Miss Julia. Read a good book together and get out some wiggles while you sing a song.
Register

Fri, Dec 04, All day
Main Library
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To... more
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To celebrate, view the work of local artists during regular library hours November 7 through December 5.

Fri, Dec 04, All day
Historic Downtown Hartville
Head to historic downtown Hartville to read a festive tale in the windows of the shops... more
Head to historic downtown Hartville to read a festive tale in the windows of the shops as you explore. Look for friendly cookie characters hiding around town.

Fri, Dec 04, All day
Stadium Park
Head to Stadium Park in Canton to explore the winter landscape and read "Over the... more
Head to Stadium Park in Canton to explore the winter landscape and read "Over the River & Through the Wood" by Linda Ashman. Follow the trail and see where the story takes you!

Fri, Dec 04, All day
Virtual/Online Events
Submit a photo of your gingerbread construction by December 15th to compete for a... more
Submit a photo of your gingerbread construction by December 15th to compete for a prize - or just to share the joy! Submit your photo at starklibrary.org/gingerbreadextravaganza

Fri, Dec 04, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Main Library
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To... more
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To celebrate, join us for a First Friday viewing of the work of local artists in celebration of the the classic fable.

Sat, Dec 05, All day
Main Library
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To... more
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of George Orwell’s political fable, Animal Farm. To celebrate, view the work of local artists during regular library hours November 7 through December 5.

Sat, Dec 05, All day
Historic Downtown Hartville
Head to historic downtown Hartville to read a festive tale in the windows of the shops... more
Head to historic downtown Hartville to read a festive tale in the windows of the shops as you explore. Look for friendly cookie characters hiding around town.

Sat, Dec 05, All day
Stadium Park
Head to Stadium Park in Canton to explore the winter landscape and read "Over the... more
Head to Stadium Park in Canton to explore the winter landscape and read "Over the River & Through the Wood" by Linda Ashman. Follow the trail and see where the story takes you!

Sat, Dec 05, All day
Virtual/Online Events
Submit a photo of your gingerbread construction by December 15th to compete for a... more
Submit a photo of your gingerbread construction by December 15th to compete for a prize - or just to share the joy! Submit your photo at starklibrary.org/gingerbreadextravaganza

Sat, Dec 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
https://www.facebook.com/starklibrary/
Discover the joy of creating gifts for others while creating pictures using photos,... more
Discover the joy of creating gifts for others while creating pictures using photos, book covers, and more. Skill level: Beginner computer and crafting skills.
Register