April Book Club Meeting

The ‘Around Town’ Book Club will hold the April meeting at Deb’s Country Diner. Everyone is invited to arrive between 6:30 and 7:00 p.m. to allow extra time for individuals to order for themselves from the menu. The group will be reviewing and discussing the book The Rosie Project, by Australian Author Graeme Simsion.

Spring Stortime Sessions

You are encouraged to bring your preschool aged children to our remaining spring Storytime sessions! Childcare providers are also welcome for this weekly activity. Children will enjoy a different themed book and craft activity each week. No registration is required and it’s free!

April Ladies Night Out Movie

Ladies are invited to join us Monday, April 29 at 6:30 p.m. for a night of food, fun, and film at this potluck event. Held monthly, a recently released movie will be shown on our big screen projector. Bring any dish you wish to share. Popcorn and assorted cold drinks are provided. The featured movie […]

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 […]