Summer Reading Challenge
Read books you love - Win prizes you want!
June 4 - Aug. 4
Have fun earning points for reading or listening to books, completing activities and attending events. Open to all ages! Presented by The Blade and Buckeye Broadband, with additional support from Directions Credit Union, Friends of the Library and the Library Legacy Foundation.
All prizes must be picked up by August 18.
FREE SUMMER MEALS
June 4 - August 16
We're proud to bring back our partnership with Connecting Kids to Meals to offer a free summer lunch program (for youth to age 18). Meals are served Monday through Friday at the following times and locations:
Noon - 1 p.m.
Birmingham, Heatherdowns, Kent, Locke, Main Library
1 - 2 p.m.
Holland, Lagrange, Mott, Oregon, Point Place, South, Toledo Heights, Washington, West Toledo
Walking Audiobook Challenge
A Metroparks Toledo Partnership
Keep your brain and body fit by taking the Library outdoors! Walk, run, rollerblade or cycle at any Metroparks Toledo location while listening to a downloadable audiobook from the Library. Then log your finished audiobooks and be entered to win great prizes.Log completed books
Book Lists by Topic
Looking for something to read, watch or listen to? We offer nearly 40 lists in 16 categories where you can find (and sign up to receive by email) new books, movies and music!browse lists
eBooks and Audiobooks
Prefer eBooks or audiobooks to print? Find great selections on Overdrive, hoopla, RBdigital and our other eMedia providers.access now
Ideas Just for You
Not quite sure what type of book you're looking for? If you can give us the names of a few authors or books you've enjoyed, our expert staff will send you some ideas that you might love!
Urban Legends: Fact or Fiction?
Monday Oct. 29
at 4:00 p.m.
Have you heard about the creepy clown or the vanishing hitchhiker? Does eating pop rocks and drinking pop cause your stomach to explode? Come to the library if you dare to find out!Event Details
No School? No Problem! Pet Rocks
Tuesday Nov. 6
at 3:00 p.m.
School may be out, but the Library is in! Join us during Maumee City Schools’ days off for STEAM-based programs that will stop boredom in its tracks. Not a Maumee student? You're welcome too!Event Details
Tuesday Mar. 12
at 4:00 p.m.
Listen to the sounds of Ireland while you create an amazing colorful shamrock of your own.Event Details
Rock, Paper, Scissors Relay
Tuesday Mar. 26
at 4:00 p.m.
If you love rock, paper, scissors, and you love to race, this is the perfect program for you! Help your team achieve victory by showing off your skills in this not so ordinary relay race!Event Details