TORKS on the Library Lawn

The TORKS demonstration on the library lawn will be held Saturday, August 13 at 10:30 a.m. To wrap up our Summer Reading Program we will also have the Ninja Fuel Ice Cream Truck visiting us at 11:00 a.m. Tickets for free ice cream will be handed out inside the library and additional ice cream can […]

Free COSI STEM Kits Available

Free STEM kits are still available at the library! Kits are limited to children in grades K-8th and one per child on a first come, first served basis while supplies last. The Ohio Library Council (OLC) has once again joined forces with the Center of Science and Industry (COSI) to help make science, technology, engineering, […]

August Ladies Night Out Movie POTLUCK

DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND, POTLUCK IS BACK! Bring any dish you wish to share. Store bought is also appreciated. Our next movie event for ladies only will be Monday, August 29 at 6:30 p.m. RSVP is required as we have reduced seating to comfortably fit a maximum of 12. Call or text per the instructions […]

August on Hoopla

Mt. Sterling Public Library offers you Acorn TV & BBC! Your favorite shows from across the pond are now available at the touch of a button – thanks to Acorn TV on Hoopla Digital! BBC is also available on Hoopla! Use the new Binge Pass and get 7 days of free usage from a host […]

Wolf Presentation Well Received

Ohio Canid put on the presentation Wolves; Fact vs Myth with a very educational display and their wolf ambassador Lucian. Those in attendance learned about the wolf habitat, their diet, and basic myths and facts about the wolf life, and educating the public on the habits and importance of their role in the ecosystem.

Video Gaming Event Was Popular & Tons of Fun

Saturday, July 30 from 12 noon to 4:00 p.m. we had a great group of teens and tweens participate in our first Video Gaming Event. They thoroughly enjoyed our first Video Gaming the event featuring the gaming systems of Xbox, Nintendo Switch, and N64. Open to teens and tweens ages 10 and up, the group […]

Summer Reading Events & Prize Winners

Summer Reading 2022 Mt. Sterling Public Library brought several fun events to the community to enjoy this summer and has awarded many prizes so far. We have more events and prizes to be awarded, so stay tuned! In the meantime, here are some of the photos of events and prize winners! Joanie Calem’s musical performance […]

“Library” Scented Soap Fundraiser by HoneyRun Farm

This soap was created by the Honeyrun Farm specifically as a way to create a fundraiser for the Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library. With every bar purchased through Honeyrun Farm they are generously donating $3 per bar of the $4.75 cost to Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library. If you are in the library, […]

Storytime Available on YouTube

Visit the library’s 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. With the Storytime YouTube page you will find virtual Children’s stories posted here, as well as some short videos of the children’s […]

Family Storytime Mondays were a Success

Submitted by Miss Mindi: Monday June 27th mark our final Family Storytime of this season. A fun time was had by all!! Our Theme was ” Trash to Treasures ” building on using things to new things.  We read Rose Revere Engineer by Andrea Beaty  Illustrated by David Roberts, The Dumpster Diver by Janet S. Wong Illustrated by David […]

Welcome to LinkedIn Learning for Libraries

Mt. Sterling Public library offers you LinkedIn Learning for Libraries for free What does this mean for you? You’ll have access to over 12,000 courses in 7 different languages LinkedIn Learning for Library includes courses in English, French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Mandarin, and Portuguese An updated, easier-to-use interface Keep your previous course history from Lynda.com […]

The Great Courses Available Through Hoopla

Stream audio versions of the Great Courses for free with Hoopla Have you heard of The Great Courses? They’re a collection of phenomenal lectures series created by esteemed college professors for the general public on fascinating topics like Decisive Battles in World History, Writing Great Fiction, and Physics & our Universe. They’re engaging, enlightening, and understandable. The only […]