Summer Reading Through July 13

The 2024 Summer Reading Program is open to anyone of any age through grown-up and offers programs, and FUN prizes and drawings. It’s the “Reading Program” where you read for prizes! There is no registration for the Mt. Sterling Public Library’s Summer Reading Program, titled “Adventure Begins at Your Library!”, which begins on June 1st. […]

Summer Saturday Crafternoons

Join us on the third Saturday of each month in the summer at 2:00 p.m. for a fun crafternoon! Saturday, June 15: Make a macrame keychain Saturday, July 20: Create a floral craft Saturday, August 17: International Food Tasting   Call the library for more details or questions.

Monday Family Storytime

Join us for fun times as our Family Storytime returns as part of our Summer Reading Program on Monday, June 3 at 10:30 a.m.! Open to families and caregivers with children of all ages, this program offers a variety of activities, along with books, crafts and other fun surprises. Call the library if you have […]

Adventures in Electricity

Join us as we explore adventures in electricity, featuring Crystal Clear Science and held at the Mt. Sterling Public Library! Electricity 101– Current and static electricity are taught at levels learners of all ages can understand.  Potential and kinetic energy and how one is changed to the other is demonstrated.  Experiments include Tesla Coil, Van […]

Adventures with Balloons

As part of our Summer Reading Program, we are teaming up with Mt. Sterling Community Center to bring children’s entertainer Erica Carlson’s fun show. This program will be held at the Mt. Sterling Community Center on Wednesday, July 17 at 10:30 a.m.  

Celebrate Smokey Bear’s 80th Birthday

Smokey the Bear is turning 80 years old! Join us to celebrate on Tuesday, July 23 at 6:00 p.m. here at the library. Park Rangers from Deer Creek State Park will be here and tell us all about the history of this American icon. Refreshments will be served. Open to all ages.

Adventures with a Petting Zoo

Stop by the library lawn on Columbus and Water Streets to interact with the large variety of animals. Some you may pet, and some smaller animals you may have the opportunity to even hold. Get up close and personal and learn some interesting facts about animals. For all ages.

The Wes Holly Show

Mt. Sterling Public Library brings you Adventures of Summer! Featuring the Wes Holly Show, the library is holding this event at the MSCC (Mt. Sterling Community Center), located at 164 E. Main St. at the edge of Mt. Sterling, Ohio. For over 20 years, families from around the world have enjoyed Wes’ unique & energetic […]

Large Radio Control Airplanes on Library Lawn

Coming to the library lawn on Saturday, August 3 – The Ohio Radio “Kontrol” Society will bring their display of large-scale radio-controlled aircraft to the village right here on our lawn. This display may also display any of the seaplanes and scale warbirds that operate on electric, nitro, or gas. Visit these up close and […]

Kentucky Derby Family Party

Thank you to those who joined us for the fun-filled afternoon celebrating the annual Kentucky Derby with a party This event was put on by the Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library on Saturday, May 4. Derby hats were optional. Derby hats and racehorses were made and lots of other Derby themed fun. All materials […]

Vinyl Library Premiere Party Was a Hit

  The Friends of the Library hosted a Vinyl Library Premiere Party on Saturday, March 16 from 12 noon to 1:00 p.m. leading up to the Timmons Brothers presentation. Attendees were invited to bring their own albums to show them off and borrow albums from the library’s new collection of vintage albums available for check […]

Victorian and Dolly Plus Me Tea was Huge Success

February 10, 2024 – a record number joined us as the Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library host their Annual Victorian Tea. The event ran from 2-4 p.m. and was held at the First United Methodist Church, located at 110 S. London St., Mt. Sterling, Ohio. NEW this year, the FOL added a Bring your […]