October 27, 2016 at CPL

We currently have a new position open with our Business Services Department. For complete details on the job opening, please visit our jobs/volunteer page. 

Bollywood Film Festival

Celebrate the start of Diwali with a Bollywood Film Festival. Come for all or part of the day. All are welcome, no registration.

10:00 am: 3 Idiots 
From the moment he arrives at India's most prestigious university, Rancho's outlandish schemes turn the campus upside down-along with the lives of his two newfound best friends. Together, they make life miserable for 'Virus, ' the school's uptight and heartless dean. 

1:00 pm The Lunchbox 
A mistaken delivery in Mumbai's lunchbox delivery system leads to a connection between a young housewife to an older man.

3:00 pm Chakde! India

Kabir Khan (Shahrukh Khan), the unfairly-disgraced ex-captain of the Indian National Men's Hockey Team, redeems himself by coaching the squabbling, newly-created, National Women's Hockey Team to World Cup victory.

[Bollywood tent by uncoolbob is licensed under CC by 2.0]

Upcoming sessions

Saturday, October 29 -
10:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Community Room

Genealogy @ Your Library: Cemeteries and Census

Census and cemetery records are two of the most common resources for finding genealogy information and can be accessed through your own computer.  However, knowing what you are looking for and how to use these records to full advantage is key.  Join Barbara Snow of the Washtenaw County Genealogical Society as she shows tips and tricks for getting the most out of your genealogy research.  

Upcoming sessions

Thursday, October 27 -
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Community Room

From October 15 to November 15, you can order a "Pizza with Friends" celebrity pizza from Tony Sacco's and support the Friends of the Canton Public Library. A portion of sales from each celebrity pizza will be given back to the Friends, who sponsor library programs and services. Tony Sacco's is located at 1663 North Canton Center Road.


Trying to get into the Halloween spirit with some spooky movies and music? Hoopla has kid-friendly Halloween fun that is always available for your computer or smart device!

Grab your Canton Public Library card and check out Hoopla's Halloween collections of ebooks, comicsaudiobooks, movies and music for all the best in Halloween entertainment that the entire family can enjoy.

Not sure what to add to your costume party playlist? Wondering what scary movie will make you jump with fright? Need that perfect sound effect to bring your haunted house to life? Put some spook in your step this Halloween season with Hoopla's collections of spine-tingling audiobooks, ghostly e-books, ghastly comicsscream-inducing movies and chilling music!

This year Hoopla is offering "Hoopla Horror Nights", with a new movie added daily until Halloween. Get your thrills and chills without leaving the comfort of your home with your Canton Public Library card. If you're a fan of the cheesiest horror films, check out Hoopla's "IT'S SO BAD, IT'S GOOD! (Halloween Edition)" collection. (This librarian recommends Birdemic: Shock and Terror). Hoopla content is always available for your computer or smart device.