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Little Art Show Kickoff for Adults

Registration and Supply Pick Up @ Portage Lakes

2024-03-05 15:00:00 2024-03-05 20:00:00 America/New_York Little Art Show Kickoff for Adults In celebration of the library’s 150 years of service, create a piece showing what your library means to you. Stop by to register and pick up supplies on Tuesday, March 5, 3-8 pm, while supplies last. Portage Lakes Branch Library - Conference Room

Tuesday, March 05
3:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-03-05 15:00:00 2024-03-05 20:00:00 America/New_York Little Art Show Kickoff for Adults In celebration of the library’s 150 years of service, create a piece showing what your library means to you. Stop by to register and pick up supplies on Tuesday, March 5, 3-8 pm, while supplies last. Portage Lakes Branch Library - Conference Room

In celebration of the library’s 150 years of service, create a piece showing what your library means to you. Stop by to register and pick up supplies on Tuesday, March 5, 3-8 pm, while supplies last.

Display your artistic talents in our Little Art Show! So many talented people live in our community. We would love to showcase your talent in our Little Art Show at the following locations: Ellet, Fairlawn-Bath, Firestone Park, Goodyear, Green, Highland Square, Kenmore, Mogadore, Norton, Richfield, Portage Lakes, and Springfield-Lakemore.


   

If you are unable to attend the in-person registration supply pickup event, call 330-644-7050 to register and reserve your supplies, while they last, through March 19. You will receive a 3" x 3" canvas, paints, and a brush, plus some prompts for creative inspiration related to our theme “Your Library and What it Means to You.” Supplies limited to 40 registrants per branch.

Details for submission:

1. Participants must be 18 or older.
2. Create a piece of art using the supplies provided. You may also use supplies you have at home, but must use the 3" x 3" canvas.
3. One set of supplies per person; You may only participate at one location.
4. Do not frame your canvas.
5. Please use the theme "Your Library and What it Means to You" for your subject matter. Please keep your paintings family-friendly.  
6. Please 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.
7. Return finished artwork to the branch location where you picked up your supplies by 8 pm on March 19.
8. Art will be on display at each branch from April 1-30. If you wish to keep your artwork, please pick up by Saturday, May 11, 2024.
9. Participants who submit their art for the exhibit will be entered into a prize drawing (one at each participating branch location). Drawings will occur by May 4.
10. By submitting your art, you are giving permission to Akron-Summit County Public Library to display, photograph, and promote it.

The library reserves the right not to display paintings that could be considered offensive or inappropriate.

Portage Lakes Branch Library

portagelakes@akronlibrary.org
Phone: 330.644.7050
Branch manager
Cheryl Luck

Hours
Mon, Apr 22 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Apr 23 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Apr 24 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Apr 25 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Apr 26 12:00PM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 27 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 28 Closed

About the branch

It's not unusual for customers to take a few moments out of their busy day to relax and read in the comfortable chairs beside the Portage Lakes Branch Library's large windows, enjoying the natural light and the beautiful views of flora and fauna. Visitors from surrounding communities—Coventry, New Franklin, Green, Clinton, Canal Fulton, Barberton, and Massillon—join local residents in visiting the Portage Lakes Branch Library to enjoy NatureConnect, learning-through-play and storytime programming, crafting opportunities, book discussions, arts and history informational programming, and more.

With rich book, music, and movie resources, Portage Lakes Branch Library has something for everyone of every age. Computers, WiFi, printing, copying, scanning, and faxing round out the services available at the Portage Lakes Branch Library, making it a one-stop spot for all your learning, business, and entertainment needs and interests.

Upcoming Events

Tue, Apr 23, 10:30am - 11:15am
Community Room

Wed, Apr 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Community Room

Thu, Apr 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Community Room

Thu, Apr 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Community Room

Sat, Apr 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Conference Room

Sat, Apr 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Community Room

Tue, Apr 30, 10:30am - 11:15am
Community Room

Tue, Apr 30, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Community Room

Tue, Apr 30, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Community Room

Wed, May 01, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Community Room

Thu, May 02, 10:00am - 5:00pm

Thu, May 02, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Community Room

Sat, May 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Community Room

Sat, May 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Community Room

Thu, May 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Community Room

Sat, May 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Community Room
Registration opens Saturday, April 27 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, May 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Conference Room

Mon, May 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Community Room

Tue, May 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Community Room
Registration opens Monday, April 29 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, May 21, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Community Room