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Tween and Teen Mini Masterpieces Kickoff

Supply Pick Up at Odom

2024-03-01 00:00:00 2024-03-01 23:59:00 America/New_York Tween and Teen Mini Masterpieces Kickoff Calling all tweens and teens! Participate in our Mini Masterpiece Art Show and share your talent. Stop by to register and pick up supplies in person March 1. Our theme is "Plant Power!" Odom Boulevard Branch Library -

Friday, March 01
All day

Add to Calendar 2024-03-01 00:00:00 2024-03-01 23:59:00 America/New_York Tween and Teen Mini Masterpieces Kickoff Calling all tweens and teens! Participate in our Mini Masterpiece Art Show and share your talent. Stop by to register and pick up supplies in person March 1. Our theme is "Plant Power!" Odom Boulevard Branch Library -

Calling all tweens and teens! Participate in our Mini Masterpiece Art Show and share your talent. Stop by to register and pick up supplies in person March 1. Our theme is "Plant Power!"

We can't wait to showcase your talent! We would love to show off your work at the following locations: Highland Square, Odom, Richfield. 

If you are unable to attend the in-person registration supply pickup event, call 330.659.4343 to register and reserve your supplies while they last, through March 25.  

Included Supplies: 

  • 3" x 3" canvas 
  • Paints
  • Brushes 

Supplies are limited to 30 registrants per branch.  

Return your completed work back to the location by March 31 for it to be displayed in the community art show!  
Art will be displayed at each branch from April 1-27.  

If you wish to keep your artwork, please pick it up by Saturday, May 4. 

Details for submission: 

  • Participants must be in grades 4-12 
  • One set of supplies per person. 
  • Use the theme "Plant Power!" for your subject matter. Please keep your paintings family friendly.   
  • You may also use supplies you have at home but must use the provided 3" x 3" canvas. 
  • Do not frame the canvas. 
  • Note the correct orientation of the art by placing an arrow on the back of your canvas, noting the side that should be pointing up. 
  • Return finished artwork by March 25 to the location where you picked up your supplies  

By submitting your art, you are giving Akron-Summit County Public Library permission to display, photograph, and promote it. 
Participants who submit their art for the exhibit will be entered into a prize drawing (one at each participating branch location). Drawings will occur on April 30. 
The library reserves the right not to display paintings that could be considered offensive or inappropriate. 

AGE GROUP: | Tween | Teen |

EVENT TYPE: | Maker & DIY | Art & Crafts |

TAGS: | tween crafts | TEEN CRAFTS | Arts & Crafts |

Odom Boulevard Branch Library

odom@akronlibrary.org
Phone: 330.434.8726
Branch manager
Theresa Boware

Hours
Mon, Apr 15 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Apr 16 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Apr 17 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Apr 18 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Apr 19 12:00PM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 20 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 21 Closed

About the branch

Local artist Woodrow Nash created two murals for the Odom Boulevard Branch Library, celebrating the lives and ideas of African-American leaders and pioneers—Martin Luther King, Jr., Frederick Douglass, Malcolm X, Sojourner Truth, Helen Arnold, Ed Davis, Shirla McClain, Martin Chapman, Horace Stewart, and Vernon Odom. Odom Boulevard Branch Library's extensive collection of African-American fiction, non-fiction, gospel music, and more also celebrates the contribution of African-American writers and artists. Additionally, the shelves of the branch contain a large collection of religious and spiritual titles, and the best of contemporary fiction and non-fiction genres.

Odom Boulevard Branch Library is a destination place for the community. Computers and computer classes, WiFi printing, scanning, copying, and faxing are services important to all, including emerging entrepreneurs and returning students. Programming affords customers of all ages an opportunity to learn through exploration in community with others. From exercise for adult wellness to crafting and hands-on exploration of NatureConnect topics and themes for all ages,  Odom Boulevard Branch Library is a one-stop spot for the educational and entertainment interests of all of its neighbors. Look for Odom staff out and about in the community—at schools, at community centers, at community organization meetings—visit us at the branch today.

Upcoming Events

Tue, Apr 23, 10:00am - 5:00pm

Thu, Apr 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Community Room

Sat, May 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Community Room

Thu, May 09, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Community Room

Thu, May 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Zoom, Odom Boulevard Branch Virtual Event

Sat, May 11, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Community Room

Tue, May 21, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Conference Room