April ‘Around Town’ Book Club

  The April ‘Around Town’ Book Club will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 27, 7:00 PM at the Mt. Sterling Community Center.  We will be reviewing the book ‘All the Light We Cannot See’, by Pulitzer Prize winner Anthony Doerr .  This is a co-ed group that meets once a month at a different location […]

Job Posting for Library and Museum Fiscal Officer

Date 03/29/17   Library Fiscal Officer Part-time for the Mt. Sterling Public Library and Community Museum   Qualifications: Previous experience with accounting or as a fiscal officer required, experience with the Uniform Accounting Network (UAN) is highly preferred; ability to pass background check and ability to be bonded is essential; ability to provide own transportation. […]

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 […]

Library Bringing P.T. Reptiles Show to S. Solon and Midway

Mt. Sterling Public Library will bring the P.T. Reptiles Show to our community in South Solon and Midway villages in May.  This show is family friendly and very interactive for participants.  Live species such as frogs, lizards, and spiders will be among those available for hands-on learning.  FREE admission, and no pre-registration is required.

May Ladies Night Out

For the 2nd year in a row, the library will host a “Mother-Daughter” movie night in place of the regular Ladies Night Out program in May.  This is a potluck event, and otherwise is similar to having a Movie Tavern venue in our own town. Popcorn and assorted drinks will be provided.  Bring any dish […]

Super Reader Club for Preschoolers

Mt. Sterling Public Library created an 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.  Our librarians […]

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 offers volunteer opportunities.  Adults and teens ages 15 and up may pick up a volunteer application today at the Mt. Sterling Public Library, where […]

Friends of the Library Store Has New Color of 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 […]