Burton Public Library

Burton Public Library Events

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Burton Public Library! All events are free unless otherwise noted.
 Limit by audience:
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 1-2 PM
Tuesday June 18
1-2 PM
Ages 6-10


Can we turn hot chocolate into ice cream? Explore the properties of solids, liquids and gases in this tasty experience. (Students with dairy/chocolate allergies will be offered an alternative treat.) 
Monday, Jun. 24, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday June 17, 24, & July 1
2-4 PM
Ages 11 - 18


Build and code your own robot, can be submitted to be a part of the STEAM adventure showcase! All supplies are provided by the library. 
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 1-2 PM
Tuesday June 25
1-2 PM
Ages 6-10

Students will transform into engineers when they are challenged to build a tower out of simple paper that can hold weight. 
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 3:15 - 5 PM
Every Other Tuesday
3:15 - 5 PM
Grades 5+

Calling all fans of Dungeons and Dragons - join in a DMed campaign here at the library. This campaign will be geared toward beginners and those who have played before. All materials will be provided. Please register if interested in attending all (or most) sessions!
Thursday, Jun. 27, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Thursday, June 27
1-2 PM
All Ages
Registration Opens April 1


Make a mini horse friend in this meet-and-greet program! Hosted by Fieldstone Farms.
Thursday, Jun. 27, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Learn about top training secrets from Four Legged Scholars LLC. Please do not bring your own dog to the library.
Friday, Jun. 28, 8:15 PM
Friday, June 28
Starts 8:15 PM
All Ages


Join us for a free outsdoor showing of old Superman cartoons! Snacks, games, and movie will be provided. Please bring a blanket and chair if desired. We will have games and face painting starting 8:15 - the Movie will start when it is dark enough! 

I needed, we have a rain date on July 12.

As a reminder, The care and behavior of minor children visiting the Burton Public Library is the responsibility of the parent/guardian. The Library does not act in loco parentis.  
Monday, Jul. 1, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday June 17, 24, & July 1
2-4 PM
Ages 11 - 18


Build and code your own robot, can be submitted to be a part of the STEAM adventure showcase! All supplies are provided by the library. 
Monday, Jul. 1, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30p.m.
Geauga Skywatchers is an astronomy presentation series founded by a collaboration of organizations interested in promoting scientific thinking to the young and young-at-heart through the study and practice of astronomy. Collaborators are Chagrin Valley Astronomical Society, Geauga County Library System, Burton Public Library, Geauga Park District and The Foundation for Geauga Parks.
Tuesday, Jul. 2, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday, July 2
1-2 PM
Ages 8-11 


Students explore how circuits and electricity work together while designing and creating their own Jumping Jitterbug “bot” to take home. 
Tuesday, Jul. 9, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday, July 9
1-2 PM
Ages 8-11 

Students use the engineering and design process to construct a solution in small groups to complete their mission. 
Tuesday, Jul. 9, 3:15 - 5 PM
Every Other Tuesday
3:15 - 5 PM
Grades 5+

Calling all fans of Dungeons and Dragons - join in a DMed campaign here at the library. This campaign will be geared toward beginners and those who have played before. All materials will be provided. Please register if interested in attending all (or most) sessions!
Friday, Jul. 12, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
July 12 & 19
1 - 2 PM
Ages 7-12
Register April 1


Dancers will enjoy upbeat music, learn choreography and play dance games.  Registration includes both dates of class as the content will be cumulative.  At the end of the second day, dancers will have a Performance Share Day to show-off for families and friends.  
Tuesday, Jul. 16, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday, July 16
1-2 PM
Ages 8-11 

Students explore how traits express themselves and extract their own DNA. 
Friday, Jul. 19, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
July 12 & 19
1 - 2 PM
Ages 7-12
Register April 1


Dancers will enjoy upbeat music, learn choreography and play dance games.  Registration includes both dates of class as the content will be cumulative.  At the end of the second day, dancers will have a Performance Share Day to show-off for families and friends.  
Monday, Jul. 22, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Embark on an epic quest through the history and influences of Greek Mythology. 
Tuesday, Jul. 23, 3:15 - 5 PM
Every Other Tuesday
3:15 - 5 PM
Grades 5+

Calling all fans of Dungeons and Dragons - join in a DMed campaign here at the library. This campaign will be geared toward beginners and those who have played before. All materials will be provided. Please register if interested in attending all (or most) sessions!
Wednesday, Jul. 24, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Learn about positive methods to calm your dog while on their leash from Four Legged Scholars LLC.  Please do not bring your own dog to the library.
Friday, Jul. 26, 8:15 PM
Friday, July 26
Starts 8:15 PM
All Ages


Join us for a free outsdoor showing of old Popeye cartoons! Snacks, games, and movie will be provided. Please bring a blanket and chair if desired. We will have games and face painting starting 8:15 - the Movie will start when it is dark enough! 
I needed, we have a rain date on August 2.
As a reminder, The care and behavior of minor children visiting the Burton Public Library is the responsibility of the parent/guardian. The Library does not act in loco parentis.  
Thursday, Aug. 8, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30p.m.
Que Bueno, a musical performance taking the listener through the diversity of Latin music, which has inspired some of the most memorable songs of all time.  Join Victor Samalot (guitar) and Bobbi Holt (bass guitar, vocals) to celebrate samba, bossa nova, Latin Rock and Jazz. They will perform timeless selections from artists such as Santana, Ritchie Valens, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Francisco Tarrega and Consuelo Velazquez, along with selections written by Victor Samalot.
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