Special Board Meeting on October 22, 2020

The Mt. Sterling Public Library Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting to work on filling the Director’s position.  The meeting will be remote.  It will start at 6:30 p.m.  For more information on public attendance, please call the library at 740-869-2430. 

Main Entrance Now Open!

Our main entrance reconstruction is now complete and open to the public! Elevator access is now available once again, the museum is accessible from their outside access, and we have added one new handicap accessible parking spots! Jay-Car Construction has installed our new hand railing system on our newly replaced sidewalk and ADA accessible ramp […]

Mini Pumpkin Paint Contest This Week!

During the week of October 18-24 Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library are providing Fall Grab-N-Go bags with a miniature pumpkin, paint set, and a pumpkin shaped sugar cookie for children and adults. Pick one up to participate in the mini pumpkin painting contest while supplies last. Participants may use the paint kit provided or their […]

You Too Can Join Our Zoom Version of ‘Around Town’ Book Club

The ‘Around Town’ Book Club Zoom version has been meeting every month on the Tuesday following the regular in-person meeting. Those attending have been enjoying a fun discussion about lots of interesting books of varied genres, with lots of laughs sprinkled throughout the conversations. Anyone new wishing to join in for the first time needs […]

Doors Remain Open With Safety Protocols, Facemasks State Mandated

The library has re-opened our doors to the public as of Monday, June 1st. There are new rules in place to follow in order to use the library. 1. No matter how much you missed your librarian, do not hug your librarian. 2. The hours from 10-11 a.m. are set aside for senior citizens and […]

Facemask Sales

Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library are selling handmade fabric facemasks as a service and a fundraiser. Sold at Two Hands Coffee & Creative Studio, facemasks are $4 for ties and $5 for elastic, or by donation. A variety of patterns and prints are available. It is recommended to wash by hand or machine washing in lengerie bag […]

Unlimited Streaming With Additional Channels For Our Cardholders

Our library cardholders are now able to use unlimited streaming on additional channels through RBDigital services on our website. Download the app or use your browser on a PC. You will have access to concerts and music documentaries with STINGRAY Quello, IndieFlix independent films, British TV and films, online ACT and SAT prep program Method […]

2020 Adult Summer Reading Grand Prize

This year the Friends of the Library amped the adult grand prize for our Summer Reading challenge. The Friends of the Library provided a Kindle Fire10 at a value of $160. Among all the special features this prize came with an upgraded fast charger and a nice blue cover. If you would like a chance […]

Summer Reading Club Prizes

The 2020 Summer Reading Club “Imagine Your Story” has come to an end. We want to thank everyone that participated and made it an enjoyable event, despite the challenges and not being able to hold our regularly scheduled events. Some of the prizes included kid’s bicycles, a Kindle Fire for adults, blue tooth earbuds, and […]

Ladies Night Out Information Update

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we feel it is in the best interest of our participants and staff to cancel the Ladies Night Out Movie of the Month for the remainder of the 2020 calendar year. We will revisit putting this popular and long standing program of 10 years back on our schedule again at […]