January Cookbook Club Cancelled

The Cookbook Club meeting scheduled for Thursday, January 20 is cancelled. The next meeting will be held Thursday, February 17 at 6:30 in the library community room on the lower level. There will be two cookbooks to choose from or check out one copy of each. The theme for February is chocolate. Make a recipe […]

Winter Read-A-Thon Now Thru February 19

The Read-a-thon runs January 10 through February 19 and is intended for children ages 9 and under. Choose from a selection of winter themed books, or just pick some from our Juvenile, Easy Readers, or Chapter book collections. Read 10 books and get a surprise. Read more than 10 books and you will be entered […]

New – Storytime Available on YouTube

The library now has a YouTube STORYTIME page. This is not to be confused with the new official YouTube page for the library that is coming to you soon when the library revamps the website in the coming months. With the Storytime YouTube page you will find virtual Children’s stories posted here, as well as […]

February Book Club Meeting

Mt. Sterling Public Library will host the ‘Around Town’ Book Club tonight at 7:00 p.m. on the main level of the library. Regular and new members are welcome. The group will discuss the book titled Ginger Bread, by Helen Oyeymei. A fun activity or game will result in a prize winner after the book discussion. […]

Library Does NOT Have Covid-19 Tests

The library has been inundated with calls for the Covid-19 test kits. Unfortunately, we do not have these tests and have never had them at any point. Due to a misprint on the Ohio Department of Health website it was also a misprint in the Columbus Dispatch. Our sincere apologies for any inconvenience in this […]

‘Around Town’ Book Club Annual Christmas Party Great Fun

The ‘Around Town’ held up to their tradition of meeting at the Deercreek State Park Lodge for the annual Christmas party. To kick off the night, a book discussion was held to talk about Seven Days of Us, by Francesca Hornak. The group all agreed they enjoyed this story. As the group enjoyed some tasty […]

Friends of the Library Christmas Party was a First for the Group

Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library have been a steady force for nearly 15 years, but this year marked the first time the group actually held a Christmas party of their own. Hosted at the home of Phillip & Melissa Reece (group President), those in attendance enjoyed a potluck dinner with desserts, played lots of […]

Annual Storytime Christmas Party Was Lots of Fun for All

Mt. Sterling Public Library’s Annual Storytime Christmas Party was lots of fun, with siblings, parents, and grandparents joining the preschoolers to celebrate the holiday season. Storytime will go virtual for January. The in-person sessions will take a brief hiatus through the month. Look for more details coming soon.

Fax Fees Now Reduced

As of December 15, Mt. Sterling Public Library has reduced the faxing fee by 50 percent. All faxes went from $1.00 per page to being only .50 cents per page. This includes incoming faxes you may have sent to the library. There is not a limit on pages. If you have any questions, please call […]

Ladies Night Out Latest Covid-19 Update

Due to the ongoing and ever-changing COVID-19 pandemic we feel it is in the best interest of our participants and staff to further postpone the Ladies Night Out Movie of the Month program until further notice. We will revisit putting this popular and long-standing program of 10 years back on our schedule again later in […]

Laminating Services Available

Mt. Sterling Public Library offers laminating services to the public for a small fee to cover supplies. Small items are .50 cents each and larger 8-1/2 X 11 sizes are $1.00 each. Bring your items in any open day during regular operating hours. For more details, call the library at 740-869-2430.