Scholarship Packets Available

The 2016/2017 Marjorie Hanson Memorial Scholarship packets are available at the library and the Madison Plains high school library now.  This year the scholarship has been changed from a book scholarship to an academic scholarship.  Additional changes include the awarded amount has gone from $500 for three people, to $1,500 awarded to one recipient.  Deadline […]

Victorian Sweetheart Tea Tickets Available Now!

Discounted presale tickets are available at the library now.  Tickets at the door will be $1.00 (one dollar) MORE per ticket.  The advance sales help in determining a more accurate head count and cuts down in wasted food costs for excess. The Annual Victorian Sweetheart Tea provides a local event to celebrate Valentines day with […]

Sign Up for WeJoySing Now

WeJoySing returns for the second consecutive winter in a row.  This popular and FREE event is an interactive and educational tool for children.  Call or come into the library to sign up now.  Spaces are limited!

January “Around Town” Book Club

    The “Around Town” Book Club will meet at the United Church, located at 30 E. Columbus St., Mt. Sterling.  Join us Thursday, January 26 at 6:30 PM at 7:00 PM.  Readers will review and discuss the book of the month, “The Girl on the Train”, by Paula Hawkins. This is a co-ed group that meets once a month […]

January Ladies Night Out Movie

~Monday, January 30~ ~6:30 PM~ at the Mt. Sterling Public Library~ There will be NO Ladies Night Out in December, due to the holiday schedule.  January’s movie will be Florence Foster Jenkins, rated “PG-13”,  and is based on a true story, starring Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant. Join us for this popular and entertaining ladies only potluck […]

Super Reader Club for Preschoolers

Mt. Sterling Public Library has created a new initiative to promote early literacy called the “Super Reader Club”.  The library has a list of 100 picture books that are recommended for children to read or have read to them before starting kindergarten. Parents interested in participating in this program with their child may pick up the list at the library.  […]

Inclement Weather

INCLEMENT WEATHER In cases of inclement weather, the Mt. Sterling Public   Library will close only when Madison County is under a level 2 or above for road conditions. If Madison Plains School District is closed when otherwise not regularly scheduled, the Mt. Sterling Public Library may or may not still hold some scheduled programs for […]

Volunteer Opportunities At The Library

Volunteer Opportunities – For those in need of volunteer or community service hours for work, school, a club, or for something fulfilling and rewarding to do in your spare time, the library has many volunteer opportunities.  Adults and teens ages 15 and up may pick up a volunteer application today at the Mt. Sterling Public Library, […]

Friends of the Library Store Has New Book Bags Available!

  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 […]