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.  

Video Gaming Event Enjoyed by Local Teens & Tweens

Teen Gaming Event – Tween and Teens ages 10-19 were invited to join us Saturday, May 6 for a fun afternoon of Xbox and Switch gaming with snacks, soda, and prizes. All supplies were provided. Everyone enjoyed gaming challenges and earned prizes, snack and socialize with other kids from the community.

“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 generously donated $3 per bar of the $4.75 cost from Honeyrun Farm to the Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library. If you are […]

Bunny Education Presentation was Great Success

Bunny Basics for Beginners introduced all about domestic bunnies including how to care for them, how they interact with people and other pets, and what makes them the best family pet.  Hosted by Dayton House Rabbit Society, and with a total of 23 people who visited in all, DHRS educated on the right way to […]

Peeps Diorama Lots of Fun for All

The Friends of the Library hosted a fun Peeps Diorama on the last Saturday of March. Several families attended and had lots of fun being creative with a large variety of supplies provided to them by Friends members and the library. The Friends of the Library President and Secretary assisted with this fun event, which […]

Annual Victorian Sweetheart Tea was Huge Success

The Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library held their Annual Victorian Sweetheart Tea on Saturday, February 11 at the First United Methodist Church of Mt. Sterling. In attendance was well over 80 plus people of all ages from all around the area, coming from several different counties. The Friends of the Library would like to […]

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 […]