Wolves: Fact vs Myth

An educational and informative program on the family life, habitat, diet and basic myth and fact of the wolf.  Learn about their important role in the ecosystem. A wolf ambassador will be present for the presentation.

We Thank Our Volunteers!

April is National Volunteer Appreciation Month and we would like to take this opportunity to say a big THANK YOU to all our Volunteers! 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 […]

Scholarship Deadline Approaching

The Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library have scholarship applications available at the library and in the Madison Plains high school library. The 2019 Marjorie Hanson Book Scholarship offers $1,500.00 awarded to one eligible student from the Madison Plains high school senior class, or a  home schooled student in the Madison Plains school district. The […]

R/C Air Show on Library Lawn

The Ohio Radio Kontrol Society is coming to the Mt. Sterling Public Library lawn for a fun display and demonstration. Be sure to join us for this free and family friendly event on Saturday, May 18 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.

WeJoySing Cancelled

We regret to inform everyone participating in the spring WeJoySing program that the rest of the classes for the spring session are cancelled. The program will pick up again during the summer session which begins June 5th. We are sorry for the inconvenience. Summer session signups will begin near the end of April.

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 Lynda.com 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 Lynda.com is under Employment Resources and Adult Learning.  Lynda.com 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 […]

Preschooler Super Reader Club Gives Children a Huge Advantage

Give your child the added benefit of Mt. Sterling Public Library’s initiative to promote early literacy. It is AVAILABLE ALL YEAR, due to its popularity.  The “Super Reader Club” is for those interested in participating with their child to complete a list of 100 picture books that are recommended for children to read or have read to them before starting kindergarten. Participants may pick up the […]