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Fall Festivals

Fall is here and it's time for pumpkins, costumes and fun. Join us for pumpkin spice and all that's nice at our annual fall celebrations!

Fall Festival
October 20 | 12PM | Family | Buckeye Lake
Join the Buckeye Lake Library for a great day of pony rides, a petting zoo, fall-themed crafts and more.

Miller Halloween Festival
October 25 | 6:30PM | E for Everyone | West Newark (Emerson R. Miller)
Trick or treat for candy, dance with furry and familiar characters to a DJ and more at this Halloween event.

This is a quick snapshot of our events, for more fall events please see our event calendar. 


  • Oct
    18

    Family Make and Take

    12:00 AM @ West Newark (Emerson R. Miller)

    Imagine, create and participate! Children engage in a variety of hands-on activities that include making fun, seasonal crafts, exploring STEAM activities and/or creating one-of-a-kind masterpieces.

  • Oct
    18

    Preschool Story Time

    10:00 AM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room

    Preschoolers and their caregivers join us for a fun and interactive story time! Read engaging books, sing songs and participate in early literacy activities designed especially for your preschooler.

  • Oct
    18

    Family Story Time - Hebron Branch

    10:30 AM @ Hebron

    Enjoy stories, songs and activities for the whole family.

  • Oct
    18

    Little Tots

    11:00 AM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock) - Story Time Area

    Babies and Family are invited to join us for stories, songs and fun.

  • Oct
    18

    Bunnicula Crunchfest

    3:30 PM @ Downtown Newark

    A bunny what?! Join us as we celebrate the original, Bunnicula by James Howe. Have as many veggies as you can crunch, and play some fun Bunnicula themed games! Designed for ages k-5.