Storytime Mondays

Our Preschool Storytime is held on Mondays at 10:30 a.m. on the library’s lower level (B2 from the elevator). Join us for stories, crafts, treats, and other surprises! This free program is open to preschool aged children from 3 to 5 years of age. No preregistration is required.

Community Invited to Attend December 10

The Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library’s Little Free Library Pantry is completed. An invitation is hereby extended to anyone in and around our community who would like to attend the ribbon cutting ceremony to be held on Saturday, December 10 at 12:00 p.m. noontime. the Friends will provide cookies and coffee on the library’s […]

Special Holiday Program

All ages are welcome to join us on Tuesday, December 20 at 6:30 p.m. for a reading of The Polar Express. This edition is written by Chris VanAllsburg and will be read by Assistant Librarian Mindi Kell. Adults and children alike are asked to wear their jammies, cozy up and listen to a beautiful story […]

Holiday Hours

Mt. Sterling Public Library will be closed on Saturday, December 24 for Christmas Eve. Merry Christmas on Sunday, December 25. We will remain closed on Monday, December 26. During any day the library is closed, there are no late fees accrued and items are not counted as past due.

New Digital Scanner Available for Public Use

New at Mt. Sterling Public Library! Come in and check out our new Kodak digital scanner to use in the library!  This is an easy-to-use scanner than can handle both slides and developed film negatives, converting them to standard .jpg images. One simple USB and cord both powers the machine and then lets users send pictures […]

Family Christmas Craft Workshop Enjoyed by All

Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library hosted a free and fun interactive Christmas craft workshop for families on Sunday, November 13. This was the second year in a row for this evet, which took place in the library’s community room on the lower level from 2-4 p.m. There were many creative stations to choose from […]

Books Added to Storytime YouTube

Unable to attend our Storytime events on Monday mornings? Visit the library’s YouTube STORYTIME page. Miss Mindi has added the following stories with a fall theme as of September 30: “Hello, Fall” by Deborah Diesen     Pictures by Lucy Fleming “Squirrel’s Busy Day” by Lucy Barnard “Fall Mixed Up” by Bob Racska     Illustrated by […]

“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, […]

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 […]