Access Millions of Newspapers at Your Library

Come into the library and access thousands of newspapers from around the world.  We offer you 854 million pages-full subscription to newspapers.com. 1.      Users do need to use newspapers.com within the library. Staff will help you sign in manually. 2.     Just come into library, enter keywords, narrow by location, and isolate to a specific region of newspapers up in […]

Board Games Available for Checkout

Mt. Sterling Public Library has added popular board games to items you may now check out from the library! Choose from a wide variety such as Scrabble, Life, Big Boggle, Apples to Apples, Dominos, Uno, Backgammon, Scattergories, Connect 4, Chess/Checkers, and more! We will add more if this option becomes very popular for our patrons. […]

Check Out Our 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 as of May 18: “EVERYONE”, by Christopher Silas Neal “KITE DAY’, by Will Hillenbrand “I WONT EAT THAT”, by Christopher Silas Neal  Look for new stories to be added soon! Also enjoy the […]

Summer Reading Winners

THANK YOU to all our sponsors for the 2023 Summer Reading Program!  We would like to send huge THANK YOU to all the sponsors of our 2023 Summer Reading Program. Your generosity provided lots of programming for a month and a half, as well as all the prizes, and many goodies to give out to […]

Mother-Daughter Movie Potluck Winners

We had a great mix of moms, daughters, and grandmothers for our potluck dinner and a movie event on Thursday, July 20 at 6:30 p.m. With a spread of ham and chicken salad sandwiches, pizza, baked spaghetti, fancy fruit salad, snacks, cookies, and popcorn with a large variety of cold drinks everyone enjoyed the fun movie. […]

Pickleball Clinic Was Well Played

Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library hosted a Pickleball Clinic on Saturday, July 15 from noon to 2:00 p.m. Thanks to Friends member Angela McFarland for coordinating this event, and help with set up by Steve Chambers. A special thanks to the Grove City Pickleball group organizer Lisa Allen for her assistance and guidance, as […]

Alpacas on the Library Lawn Turnout

Many came out to get up close and personal with some very friendly Alpacas right here on the library lawn on Saturday, July 8 from 12-2:00 p.m. The A & R Alpaca Farm brought three of their friendly female Alpaca’s to pet and get up close with. Several families and others joined us for a […]

Folks Created Sidewalk Chalk Art

Everyone enjoyed a fun afternoon of sidewalk chalk art on the library pavement. The library provided cold drinks and chalk, and the fun ran from 12 noon until closing at 2:00 p.m. Thank you participants for a creative good time!

Library Collaboration Brought the Zoo

Mt. Sterling Public Library and the Mt. Sterling Community Center once again collaborated to bring the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium to town! The Zoo provided live animal ambassadors to see up close and personal. This educational and fun program took place at the community center, located at 164 E. Main Street, Mt. Sterling, OH. We […]

Whiz Bang Science Show Was Great Fun

We had great fun with much audience participation and an excited crowd attending the Whiz Bang Science Show. This event focused on the physics behind the awesome stunts performed by the circus entertainers. Dr. Dave, Mrs. Whiz Bang and the Whiz Bang Science Show will bring the science to you here at the Mt. Sterling […]

Cool Critters Drew Great Crowd!

Open to all ages, Cool Critters Outreach is an animal rescue organization provided a one-of-a-kind program with live animals. This interactive event was so much fun for all, with several different critters to see and touch. More than 40 people were in attendance.