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 […]

Storytime Cafe Runs June 4th-June 24th

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 June 24th. Storytime kicks off at 10:30 a.m. each Tuesday. Two Hands Coffee shop is located at 48 W. Columbus St., next door to the library and […]

Currently 4 Slots Available for Summer WeJoySing Classes

The 3-5 year old age group for the Summer WeJoySing sessions currently has 4 openings available. The younger group has filled up and no more slots are available. 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 […]

June Book Club Meeting

The May meeting of the ‘Around Town’ Book Club will take place Thursday, June 27. Participants will meet at 7:00 p.m. at the Pleasant Township Hall, located on the corner of S. London and Houston Streets, across from the Church of Christ in Christian Union and caddy corner from the Dairy Freeze. This is the […]

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 […]

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 […]