Friends of the Library Meeting Tonight

Meet in the lower level of the library at 6:30 p.m. Open to anyone with an interest in preserving and maintaining our historical library through fundraising efforts to support library programs and materials.  New members are needed.  There are no membership fees.

Hoopla Available Here!

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 […]

March Storytime Sessions

Storytime with Miss Mindi is a fun hour for preschool children up to age 5 with their parents, grandparents, caregivers, etc. Join us on Mondays at 10:30 a.m. in our library community room on the B2 lower level.  No pre-registration is required, and this event is FREE as always. Enjoy a different themed story and craft each week.  

March ‘Around Town’ Book Club

The ‘Around Town’ Book Club invites you to join us at Mt. Sterling Public Library this month for our lively discussion of “Night Circus”, a 2012 novel by Erin Morgenstern. Following the discussion we will engage in a fun literary related activity, where a prize will be awarded. This month we will enjoy pizza, soda, […]

Limited Space for WeJoySing

Currently there are only two spaces available in the 1-36 month class, and one space available in the 3-5 year olds class.  Spaces are limited for this very popular program.  Sign up today by coming into or calling the library at 740-869-2430. This year’s program has been tweaked to better suit our demographic based on […]

Scholarship Applications Available

The Friends of the Mt. Sterling Public Library established the Marjorie Hanson Memorial Book Scholarship several years ago to honor the memory of long-time area resident Marjorie Hanson. Mrs. Hanson was a strong proponent of reading and promoted and advocated positive influences of education with her children. Through their generous donations to the library, Madison […]

Volunteer Opportunities at the Library

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 […]

Give Your Preschooler A Head Start with Our Super Reader Club!

Mt. Sterling Public Library’s initiative to promote early literacy is NOW 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 list at the library anytime.  […]

Friends of the Library Store Has Beautiful Book Bags, Stationary, T-Shirts, Mugs, etc.

  Our sales display case for the “FOL Store” is in the library’s community corner. All items are new.  All sales are generated by the Friends of the Library, and go towards programming and materials for the library.  We have beautiful new book bags, bookmarks, coffee mugs, and t-shirts with the library name imprinted, and notecards with the library’s picture to show your […]