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 […]

Books, Blossoms, & Brushstrokes Paint Event Success

Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library presented the Books, Blossoms, & Brushstrokes painting lesson on Sunday, April 21 from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. Cost was $35 and included all supplies. Lots of delicious snacks and drinks were available. Those in attendance enjoyed a fun afternoon with friends learning to paint a spring vision of a […]

Borrow a Vintage American Girl Doll

Check out a vintage American Girl Doll just like you would a book, magazine, or similar items at the library. Find it in the library next to the board games at the circulation desk. The doll comes in a case complete with a wardrobe and more. This item was made possible through a donation by […]

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 […]

Gingerbread House Workshop Created Sweet Memories

Our first ever Gingerbread House Workshop was lots of fun! We had 23 people in attendance, including 5 FOL members, 9 adults and 9 children. Thanks to the Friends of the Library for hosting this event on Sunday, December 10 from 2-4 p.m.!  Open to families and individuals, this was a workshop, not a contest. […]

Christmas Crafting Was a Fun Afternoon

The public was invited to join the Friends of the Library for a creative afternoon of crafting Christmas gifts and decorations. Cost was $3 per person to help cover the cost of any new materials. This is a popular event every year with many different craft stations and was great fun for all ages!

Wine Tasting & Author Showcase Event Success

25 guests attended the Mt. Sterling Friends wine tasting and local author showcase on Sunday, October 15 from 2-5:00 p.m. at 231 Yankeetown St., Mt. Sterling, OH. This event encompassed a flight of wine tasting, cider, and hors d’oeuvres while also enjoying readings from published works by the authors and other guest of note. The […]

Canvas & Coffee Enjoyed By All

Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library hosted a Canvas & Coffee event on Sunday, September 24 from 2-5 p.m. at the Two Hands Coffee & Creative Studio. Two Hands Coffee, located at 48 W. Columbus St., Mt. Sterling, OH, provided two custom fall sunflower themed cookies for free to go along with the beverages the […]