A new school year is about to start but that doesn't mean summer adventures have to stop! 

Check out the list below for thrilling tales of survival, sneaky spy capers, and daring, dangerous, quests. These chapter books are waiting to be your new favorites.

One came home by Amy Timberlake

Scary Flashlight Stories

Join us on October 29th, from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm to listen to scary stories told IN THE DARK. A storyteller will read a selection of scary stories using only a flashlight for light. Participants will also get a chance to share their own scary story told by flashlight or read one of the stories provided. This program is recommended for ages 8 - 12. 

 

Image: Spoooky Stories, Day 294 of 365 under (CC BY 2.0)

Upcoming sessions

Tuesday, October 29 - 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Friends' Activity Room

The Canton Public Library is partnering with the Plymouth Community United Way to provide hygiene products to those in need in the local community.  Suggested items are full sized shampoo, conditioner, body soap, lotion, shaving cream, razors, mouth wash, deodorant, feminine hygiene products, toothpaste and toothbrushes.  Please bring these items to the library between September 30 and October 13 and place in the donation boxes.   Thank you for your generosity!

The Plymouth Community United Way is a non-profit organization working to address the basic human needs of the residents of Plymouth, Canton and Western Wayne.

 

Experience To Go Kits are created to help you pursue your best life, try something new, and have fun.

The Totally Eighties Kit allows you to time travel back to the 1980s to relive those rad memories or introduce someone younger to something totally tubular. Get some pals together and throw an 80s themed party. This kit includes:

  • 1980s Trivial Pursuit
  • 1980s Classic Films
  • Mini Arcade Game
  • DIY Garbage Pail Kids Cards
  • Friendship Bracelet Instructions and Supplies

Looking for more 1980s fun? Check out our 80s themed blogs and upcoming program offerings with inspiration for movies, books, music, and more!

Music

Music playlist from 1988

Best of the 80s CD

Programs

1980s Film Showcase

Adult Dungeons & Dragons

Adult 1980s Craft Night

Family 1980s Crafts

 

 

BrainFuse

HelpNow by Brainfuse offers live homework help, study tools, test preparation and virtual group study space for K-12 students and lifelong learners. HelpNow provides assistance in multiple formats to help you write a better paper, ace the test, or better understand a tough math problem. Use outside of the library requires a Canton Public Library card.

* Live tutors are available 7 days a week, from 2pm to 11pm. 

Family Craft Session- 1980s

1980s boom box covered in stick on rhinestones

Kids and their grown-ups are invited to join us between acts of the CPL Music Fest to create a craft inspired by trends in the 1980s. Create something totally tubular, radically neon, or just plain righteous. Be inspired by 1980s flair. We'll also have tables set up if you would like to bring your own lunch and recharge for the afternoon music set. 

 

 

 

Upcoming sessions

There are no upcoming sessions available.

BrainFuse

Brainfuse services offer a variety of tools to help you succeed, including live help from 2-11pm every day. Create an account and get started today!

*Canton Public Library card required for off-site access.

HelpNow by Brainfuse

HelpNow by Brainfuse offers live homework help, study tools, test preparation and virtual group study space for K-12 students and lifelong learners. HelpNow provides assistance in multiple formats to help you write a great paper, ace the test, or better understand a tough math problem.

JobNow by Brainfuse

JobNow by Brainfuse provides a wealth of resources to boost your career, or help with your job search. Work with a live tutor to prepare for an interview, or receive personalized feedback on your resume or cover letter.

Sashiko - a decorative embroidery meant to reinforce fabrics - indigo dying, and visible mending are popular in the crafting world. Learn more about sashiko stitching and visible mending with some of these resources.

Adult Dungeons & Dragons Night

Want a dose of nostalgia to take you back to your besties basement or your college dorm? How about just meeting some other people interested in playing or maybe you just want to learn more about it? We are here to provide a great one-shot gaming experience, lessons on how to create characters, and information. Who knows, we might even get a campaign going?

dice on a hand drawn map and first edition of RPG game Dungeons & Dragons

Upcoming sessions

There are no upcoming sessions available.

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