Program Resources

Browse through a variety of program ideas and resources contributed by librarians throughout Northwest Ohio. Have a resource you would like to share? Email a brief description along with a copy and/or link to Erica Pax, Emerging Technologies Educator at epax@norweld.org.

Check back often for new resources and don't forget to browse our Pinterest page for additional ideas.

Choose-Your-Own Adventure Storytime (for grades 1-2)

Recommendations for books from around the world to feature in an adventure themed storytime. Also includes activity and song ideas.

Citizen Science Projects – Kids and Adults

A list of animal themed citizen science projects that patrons can participate in.

Create A Virtual Escape Room with Google Forms Tutorial In this YouTube video, Sydney Krawiec from the Peters Township Public Library shares how to create your own virtual escape room using Google Forms.
Digital Escape Rooms

A variety of digital escape rooms.

DIY Bath Bombs

Step-by-step instructions for creating coloring bath bombs.

Dragon Story Time for Preschool Age Children

This dragon themed storytime for children ages 3-6 provides recommendations for books, songs, rhymes, and activities.

Dragon Storytime – SRP 2020 "Imagine Your Story"

Book recommendations for a dragon themed storytime and instructions for a paper roll dragon craft.

Dragon Themed Toddlertime

This dragon themed toddlertime includes recommendations for books, fingerplays, magnet stories, songs, rhymes, crafts, and a snack.

Ears: Do design, size, and shape matter?

In this activity, you will design and test your newest hearing aid, looking at animal ears for clues about what helps improve the auditory sense.

Easy Ant Experiment

This simple ant experiment is easy to set up and can be repeated over and over again.