Summer 24 Newsletter

The Wonderful World of Bubbles Friday, July 12th at 2 PM Age: All Ages See bubbles beyond your imagination at this indoor show with the Bubble Lady. Magic with Michael Mage Saturday, Aug 3rd at 11 AM Age: Pre-K - Elementary Enjoy family friendly illusions with Cleveland-area magician Michael Mage! Celebrate the end of Summer Reading with ice cream/popsicles following the show. Fire & Ice with MAD Science Monday, June 3rd at 10 AM Age: Pre-K and up Get ready for the coolest and hottest show around, featuring mind-boggling experiments, explosive effects, and icy transformations. Outback Ray’s Amazing Animal Show Friday, June 28th at 10 AM Age: All Ages Enjoy an interactive show with Outback Ray and his amazing animal friends. P 5 Ritter Public Library • Summer 2024 • Route 66 Party Tuesday, July 16th 3 PM Age: Grades K - 3 We’re on the open road, having fun with car-themed, crosscountry games and activities! Children grades K-3 can join us as we create fizzy mixers, build our own cars, jam out to travel music, and have fun seeing the sights - all without leaving the library. Pie-Rat Party Friday, July 19th 10 AM Age: Grades K - 3 Arr you ready for a pie-rat party? Or is that a pirate party? Only one way to find out! Leave the scurrvy at home and scurry to the library for barrels of fun. RR Registration is required. Visit or call 440-967-3798 to register. Fri-YAY Storytime Fridays, 8/16, 8/23, & 8/30 2:30 PM Age: Birth - Pre-K Dance, play, read, sing, and learn with Mr. Collin and enjoy Fri-YAY in this special 3-week storytime series. Tween & Teen Teen Tuesdays Every Tuesday in June, July, & August 10 AM - 4 PM Age: Grades 4 -12 Stop by the Teen room for activities each week. Games, tasting challenges, crafts, and coloring await. Dungeons & Dragons RR Grades 4 - 7: Second Wednesdays 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Grades 8 - 12: Second Saturdays 2 PM - 4 PM Try out the hit game filled with magic, mystery, and adventure. Characters are premade and ready to play - all experience levels welcome. Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys RR Book Discussion: Monday, July 29th at 2 PM Virtual Author Visit: Monday, August 5th at 2 PM Age: Grades 6 - 12 Pick up a copy of Salt to the Sea at the Children’s desk starting June 1st, then join us for a book disussion and author visit. Adults are welcome to attend the discussion and author visit, but questions will be limited to those in attendance in grades 6 - 12. Please note that the author will attend virtually, while participants will meet at the library in person. Escape Camp Half-Blood RR Tuesday, August 6th Multiple times: 10 AM, 11 AM, 2 PM, 3 PM, & 4 PM Age: 8 and up The Titans have taken over Camp Half-Blood, and you have 45 minutes to escape before you’re trapped in Tartarus forever! Gather your friends and family and put your brain to the test in this Percy Jackson-themed escape room! Featured Kids’ Events