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 […]

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 […]

Free Books Mailed to Your Children from Birth to 5 Years Old

It sounds almost too simple to be true, but by reading regularly with your children during their preschool years, you are giving them the biggest boost toward a successful education they will ever get. To help achieve this goal, the Mt. Sterling Public Library, the Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library, Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, and the United […]

Support your Library through our Friends of the Library Sales

Our sales display case for the “FOL Store” is located next to the long reading table and between the audiobook section and the adult non-fiction section, across from the patron computer station.  It is easily accessed All items are new. All sales are generated by the Friends of the Library and go towards programming and […]