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A water main break has occurred affecting the library’s sprinkler system. Our top priority is ensuring the safety of our patrons and staff. We have CLOSED the library while the repairs continue. We will reopen on Friday, December 1 at 10:00 am. We understand the inconvenience this may have caused and we appreciate your patience […]

Holiday Fun

On Monday, December 4th from 6:00 – 7:30 pm, there will be holiday crafts for all ages to make, a Christmas Around the World concert with the band Lafferty Pike, refreshments provided by The Friends of the Library, and a reading of “Merry Christmas, Splat.” Plus Splat the Cat will be at the library to […]

Minute To Win It Games

Will you be the Minute To Win It champ?   Join us for a fun night of Minute to Win It games on Wednesday, December 6 from 6:00 – 7:00 pm! Test your speed and coordination and see if you can be the Minute to Win It champion!   For ages 11-17 only. Registration is […]

Group Study Session

Need a place to do homework? The Hartley Meeting Room will be open on Wednesday, December 13 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm to any high school student needing a place to do school work. Drop in any time! Free Wi-Fi is always available at the library and snacks will be provided to any student […]

Seed Exchange – Seed Drop Off

Bring any preserved or store-bought seeds to trade with other people in the community! The OSU Extension Office joins the library for another Seed Exchange event! Before the program on January 27 at 10:30 am, we ask that you bring in your seeds you would like to trade. Pick up empty seed envelopes and labels […]

Holiday Toy Drive

Holiday season is coming up and we need your help!   We will be helping collect anything new or gently used for kids (toys, puzzles, games, etc.) and the H.E.L.P. House will use these donations in their program where families can come in and Christmas Shop for free! The H.E.L.P. House requests that you do […]

Dinovember Egg Hunt

Find a plastic egg hiding in the library and open it to reveal a dino sticker that you get to keep! Take it to a staff member to refill the egg and hide it for someone else!  One egg/sticker per person per day. While supplies last in November. 

Duck Hunt

It’s duck season in Ohio! Beginning December 21, you can come to the library to hunt down the rubber ducks hiding throughout the library, while supplies last. If you find one, you get to keep it! Only one rubber duck per child please. 

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Promote early literacy and a love for reading with your child!   Read 1,000 books to your baby/toddler/preschooler before they start kindergarten and earn a FREE book and certificate! You can start at any time. Just reading 3 books every day lets you reach the goal in less than a year!   Register on the […]

Disney on Ice Reading Program

The Disney on Ice Reading Program will run from November 1 – January 31. Kids (ages 2 – 12) can earn a free ticket to Disney on Ice, happening February 1 – 4, 2024, just by reading 5 books! Rules and Stipulations: Pick up reading voucher at the library. Have voucher stamped by library staff. […]