These books continue to grow in popularity and make for great conversation. Check out these books in your favorite format today to share with your loved ones. If your young person lives far from Canton, maybe you can send the gift of a purchased copy to your bestie, grandchild, niece or nephew and have a phone or video chat about the book from where they live or catch up at your next family gathering.  


graphic with words "sing it!" surrounded by colorful illustrated microphones

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

The Sing It! Kit has nearly everything you need for a fun night of karaoke or lip-sync battles in your own home. Invite over neighbors, grab your besties, or challenge your kids to a no holds barred party that will help knock the winter blahs out for a while. This kit includes:

  • 1 LED-lit Bluetooth/Speaker Combo
  • 1 Karaoke CD+G
  • Props
  • and more! 

Looking for more Karaoke tracks or hits to lip-sync to? Use your Canton Public Library card to access several albums on Hoopla with over 7,000 Karaoke tracks, or find one of today's popular albums to lipsynch to! 

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 playlist from 1988

Best of the 80s CD


1980s Film Showcase

Adult Dungeons & Dragons

Adult 1980s Craft Night

Family 1980s Crafts



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.

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.

80's Throwback Craft Night

Patrons aged 18 and older are invited to join us for a night of crafts from the 1980s. We will have three different make and take activities, music, and snacks to get you nostalgic for the decade where big hair ruled. Registration is required. 

Program will begin promptly at 7:00 pm. Latecomers cannot be accommodated. 

Upcoming sessions

There are no upcoming sessions available.

Kanopy Kids' Film Fest

Kanopy Kids Logo

Kanopy Kids has a diverse selection of educational and entertaining content that ranges across movies, TV Series, animated storybooks, live-action, and Animated favorites. We will be featuring this resource by playing selected films one Sunday each month. Our selections expose you and your children to award-winning movies and documentaries that promote family engagement and information literacy. Discussion questions and additional resources will be provided to encourage further conversation at home.

Feel free to bring a comfy blanket from home to curl up on the floor and enjoy the flix. 

Kanopy is a digital resource which is free to Canton Public Library cardholders.

Upcoming sessions

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Nature Painting

Patrons will be shown how to create their own natural masterpiece. We will combine several natural materials to make a project of their choice to enjoy at home or give to a loved one. Registration is required and open to kids aged 3-5 years old with their caregivers. 

Upcoming sessions

There are no upcoming sessions available.