Acorn TV

The Mt. Sterling Public Library now offers world-class mysteries, dramas, and comedies from Britain and beyond for library patrons through a streaming video service to any web-connected device. Watch some of your favorite shows commonly found on BBC America and PBS by clicking on the Acorn TV link, registering with your library card, and start […]

May Book Club Meeting

The May meeting of the ‘Around Town’ Book Club will take place Thursday, May 30. Participants will meet at 7:00 p.m. at the United Church, located at 30 E. Columbus St. This is the brick church with the beautiful stained glass windows behind Larry’s Pizza. Please enter through the side door up the stairs and […]

Storytime Cafe Begins June 4th

You are encouraged to bring your preschool-aged children to our summer Storytime Cafe sessions at Two Hands Coffee Shop! Storytime begins June 4th and runs every Monday through July 2nd. Storytime kicks off at 10:30 a.m. each Monday. Two Hands Coffee shop is located at 48 W. Columbus St., next door to the library and […]

Sign Up at Library for Summer WeJoySing Classes

Mt. Sterling Public Library is bringing the WeJoySing program to the Mt. Sterling Community Center beginning Wednesday, June 5. Call the library now to reserve your child’s spot. Spaces limited to 12 children per session, with two sessions available for 5 weeks. The sessions will be held on Wednesdays.

Hillybilly Silly Science Show

Dr. Cletus entertains the masses around the country with his silly science show. The library brings this program to the Mt. Sterling Community Center as part of the Summer Reading Programming. Join us on Wednesday, June 5 for a great time for the entire family!

Patriotic Summertime Sip & Paint

Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library will host a Patriotic Summertime Sip & Paint party at the American Legion Post 417 on Sunday, June 30 from 1-4:00 p.m. Cost is $35 per person and includes all materials and lesson by Mary Davis. Payments is due upon registration at the library, with checks made out to […]

Become a Volunteer!

Volunteer Opportunities –  Do you need volunteer service hours for graduation?  For those in need of volunteer or community service hours for work, school, a club, or just for something fulfilling and rewarding to do in your spare time, the library offers volunteer opportunities.  Adults and teens ages 15 and up may pick up a […]

MCR Medical Donates to the 2019 Summer Reading Club

The Library Board of Trustees and staff would like to thank MCR Medical for their kind donation to the 2019 Summer Reading Club. Their donation purchases the activity books which each person receives as a prize for reading 10 books. It also pays for one of the grand prizes of a telescope. Each child or […]

Free Job Training Lessons through on Library Webpage

Take advantage of an Ohio statewide initiative to partner with libraries on workforce development, you can use your library card with your LinkedIn ID to access vocational education and computer assisted instruction on thousands of courses.  The link to is under Employment Resources and Adult Learning. provides over 600 courses in software development, 700 courses each of […]

Hoopla Gives Patrons Free Movies, etc.

Mt. Sterling Public Library is excited to introduce hoopla, a brand new, revolutionary, library-lending service! Patrons can now borrow thousands of videos, music albums, books, audio books, and comics right from a smartphone, tablet, or web browser. This easy-to-use digital lending platform is available to all Mt. Sterling Public Library patrons using web browsers or Apple […]

Support your Library through our Friends of the Library Sales

Our sales display case for the “FOL Store” has been MOVED to the center of the library!  It is now easier to access and can be found  between adult books on cd, and the adult non-fiction section near the table. All items are new. All sales are generated by the Friends of the Library, and go towards programming […]