June Book Club To Host Ohio State Professor, Open To The Public

Join the “Around Town” Book Club Thursday, June 25, at 6:30 PM at the library.  Also a member of the Ohio Humanities Council. Linda Mizejewski from the Ohio Humanities Council will be lecturing about how the woman detective has evolved from Miss Marple to the modern, edgy characters created by authors such as Sue Grafton […]


June Ladies Night Movie

Monday, June 29 at 6:30 PM.  Watch “McFarland, USA”, based on a true story starring Kevin Costner, and rated “PG”.   Join us for a night of food, fun, and film as you watch a movie on our big screen in comfortable seating.  A monthly event, this night is exclusively for adult women and is a potluck.  Popcorn and […]


Storytime Sessions

Storytime has been extended through June again this year.  Join our storytime coordinator Jill , and have a great time with your 3-5 year old preschoolers.  This program offers age appropriate stories and crafts every week. Miss Jill is an educator, and the focus of storytime is a fun learning environment that is age appropriate.  All children must be […]

Summer Reading Club

Join the 2015 Summer Reading Club and pick up your reading logs today!  June 1st to July 31st, all ages may participate in this reading challenge.  Each completed reading sheet turned in earns prizes for children, and a chance to win a $10 gift certificate to Ben & Joy’s Diner for the participating adults.


Mt. Carmel Mobile Mammography Unit to Visit

Mount Carmel Health System is partnering with the Mt. Sterling Public Library, the Mt. Sterling Community Center, and the Mt. Sterling Chamber of Commerce to bring the Mount Carmel Mobile Mammography Unit to the Mt. Sterling Community Center on July 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Mobile Mammography Unit will perform routine mammograms […]

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Now You Can Stream Movies With Indieflix and Your Library Card

With IndieFlix, Mt. Sterling Public Library cardholders now have unlimited access to thousands of streaming film-festival hits, including the best of Sundance, Cannes, Tribeca, and more. IndieFlix is available on Apple, Android, and all Internet-enabled devices. Patrons can also watch films on TV with their Roku or X-Box devices. How it works: When you click on the […]

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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 a variety available, and proceeds support the library

We have a limited amount of products left from the Honeyrun Farm in Williamsport!  Get your handmade soaps and honey products before supplies are out!  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 […]

Museum Hours

The Museum hours are Mondays and Wednesdays from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, and Fridays from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Come in and check out the newest in our collections.  Thank you for your continued patronage and support.


Friends of the Library Jewelry Fundraiser

A big thank you to all who joined in us in this “fun”draiser, which wrapped up April 30.  We had over 35 people participate to help us raise funds, while gaining the bling!  The Friends of the Library earned $2.50 for every item sold.  This fundraiser enabled supporters to sit back from the comfort of home in jammies, or from an […]


Mt. Sterling Public Library Receives $50,000 Donation

Seen here is Library Director Chris Siscoe, Friends of the Library President Linda Clemans, and Board of Directors President Pat Baynes (Photo credit Dean Shipley of the Madison Press) After the failure of the levy by 43 votes in November 2014, Mr. Stan “David” Hanson wanted to help the library of his home-town.  To assist with the library’s […]