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Self Defense Class

Join us on Tuesday, August 10 at 5:30 pm with an instructor from On Guard Defense in City Hall Auditorium where we will review basic upper body strikes and then introduce lower body strikes and sparring. Registration is required. Maximum of 20 participants. Call the library or register on our Events page.   For adults and […]

Book Sale

Visit the Book Nook on the first Saturday of the month from June – October for great deals on books, DVDs and more. Hours are 11:00 am – 3:00 pm.

Gnome on a Tome

Gnorbert the Gnome is somewhere in the library reading his books. Patrons of all ages can find him, tell a staff member, and earn a piece of candy. Gnorbert moves to a new spot every Monday, so come back each week to find him!

Library Returns to Full Operating Hours

This Monday, May 3rd,  the London Public Library will go back to our full operating hours.     Our hours will be: Monday-Thursday 9:00-8:00 Friday 10:00-6:00 Saturday 10:00-5:00   Appointments will no longer be needed to enter the building.     Our Summer Reading Program will be starting on June 1.   Stay tuned for […]

The Jester Jim Show

You can watch a recording of the live show! The show begins at about 4:45 of the video. This is not your ordinary juggling show! Jester Jim, a juggling, beatboxing, comedy genius, puts on a LIVE virtual, interactive, and extraordinarily entertaining show!  https://youtu.be/X_7lfQ4GTqk

Virtual Breakout Room: Zombie Outbreak

Time for another breakout room! “Something terrible is happening. The government has been keeping the disasters quiet for years. Oftentimes, they get lucky and contain the problem. But now, reports of a new outbreak have been spreading. Only you can help figure out how to stop the spread before it is too late. Hurry – […]

Beanstack App How-to

Need help navigating the Beanstack app to log your summer reading and activities? Watch this video tutorial for guidance. 

Hogwarts Digital Escape Room

Some muggle fun has found its way to Hogwarts! You have just started your first year at Hogwarts, and in order to get to know your house better must work together, mixing muggle knowledge with magic, in order to escape the muggle world and get back to Hogwarts. This is a virtual event. Click on […]

Curbside Service Begins 5/18

Curbside Service starting Monday, May 18th at the London Public Library. Here’s how it will work: · Place items on hold Place holds on physical items by using our online catalog at www.mylondonlibrary.org or call the library at 740-852-9543 during curbside hours. · Get notifications Once you receive your hold notices, you can come to […]

Book Drop Opening & Curbside Service Announcement

Effective this Tuesday, May 5th, we will be opening our book drop. Patrons will be able to start returning items that they have in their possessions. All items are permitted to be placed in the book drop EXCEPT for board games. If you have a board game, please hold onto it until we reopen the building. They […]