Winter Read-A-Thon Now Thru February 19

The Read-a-thon runs January 10 through February 19 and is intended for children ages 9 and under. Choose from a selection of winter themed books, or just pick some from our Juvenile, Easy Readers, or Chapter book collections. Read 10 books and get a surprise. Read more than 10 books and you will be entered […]

New – Storytime Available on YouTube

The library now has a 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 in the coming months. With the Storytime YouTube page you will find virtual Children’s stories posted here, as well as […]

Library Does NOT Have Covid-19 Tests

The library has been inundated with calls for the Covid-19 test kits. Unfortunately, we do not have these tests and have never had them at any point. Due to a misprint on the Ohio Department of Health website it was also a misprint in the Columbus Dispatch. Our sincere apologies for any inconvenience in this […]

Annual Storytime Christmas Party Was Lots of Fun for All

Mt. Sterling Public Library’s Annual Storytime Christmas Party was lots of fun, with siblings, parents, and grandparents joining the preschoolers to celebrate the holiday season. Storytime will go virtual for January. The in-person sessions will take a brief hiatus through the month. Look for more details coming soon.

Fax Fees Now Reduced

As of December 15, Mt. Sterling Public Library has reduced the faxing fee by 50 percent. All faxes went from $1.00 per page to being only .50 cents per page. This includes incoming faxes you may have sent to the library. There is not a limit on pages. If you have any questions, please call […]

Ladies Night Out Latest Covid-19 Update

Due to the ongoing and ever-changing COVID-19 pandemic we feel it is in the best interest of our participants and staff to further postpone the Ladies Night Out Movie of the Month program until further notice. We will revisit putting this popular and long-standing program of 10 years back on our schedule again later in […]

Laminating Services Available

Mt. Sterling Public Library offers laminating services to the public for a small fee to cover supplies. Small items are .50 cents each and larger 8-1/2 X 11 sizes are $1.00 each. Bring your items in any open day during regular operating hours. For more details, call the library at 740-869-2430.

Family Christmas Craft Workshop Was Lots of Fun

Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library hosted a free Family Christmas Craft Workshop on Sunday, November 14 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Though the weather was not cooperating, we had many families of all ages for a fun afternoon of creating unique and beautiful Christmas decorations and gifts! All supplies were included for this […]

Library WiFi Upgraded, Log-In Changed

Our WiFi is now upgraded to better serve our patrons. Be sure to update your connection to our hotspot. The new name can be found listed as MSPL_Guest. The new password is now beourguest. We welcome anyone to access our free WiFi in the comfort of your own car from our parking lot, or on […]

Support your Library through our Friends of the Library Sales

Our sales display case for the “FOL Store” has been MOVED to the center of the library, across from the patron computer station.  It is now easier to access and can be found  between adult books on cd, and the adult non-fiction section near the table. All items are new. All sales are generated by […]