Middle School

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Programs and resources available at the Barberton Public Library for children in grades 4 - 8.

Virtual Summer Tween Programs
Click on any of the links below to access videos, activities and art projects from our June & July Middle School Summer Reading programs.
June 11: Jumbo Origami
*June 18: Drawing with Jeff Nicholas
*June 25: Book Club 5-8
July 2: Escape Room
*July 9: Zines, Comics & Cookies
July 16: Hack That Painting
*July 23: Book Club 5-8
July 30: Tween Makerspace


Middle School Summer Reading Lists

Barberton & Norton Middle School Summer Reading Lists
Select the school below to view the Middle School Summer Reading Lists for 5th - 8th grade


Middle School Summer Reading Lists 20-21

Barberton Middle School          Norton Middle School

5th Grade                                  5th Grade

6th Grade                                  6th Grade

7th Grade                                  7th Grade

8th Grade                                   8th Grade


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Fiction Book Ideas
Nonfiction Book Ideas

Barberton Public Library has multiple copies of most of the  books on these lists. Some items are also available for download, through OverDrive, or our new streaming service, Hoopla.   See our eMedia page for more information and instructions on how to get started.  We also have some of the books on CD and Playaway. Search our on-line catalog to put an item on hold or give use a call (330)-745-1194. Our friendly library staff and will be happy to help you find the books you are looking for.

Homework Databases - Need help completing homework or a research project? These databases can help!

Three for Me Library Card - Information about getting a 3 for Me Library Card

Book Lists - Browse a variety of book lists for children, on subjects ranging from award winning books to difficult subjects such as divorce and dealing with loss.​​

Bestsellers Club - Sign up for the Bestsellers Club for kids and the children's librarians will put popular titles on hold for you!

Miss Alison's Pick of the Month - Check out some of Miss Alison's favorite from the past decade.​