Christmas Crafting Was a Fun Afternoon

The public was invited to join the Friends of the Library for a creative afternoon of crafting Christmas gifts and decorations. Cost was $3 per person to help cover the cost of any new materials. This is a popular event every year with many different craft stations and was great fun for all ages!

Veterans Memorial & Museum Program Proved Educational

Just ahead of Veterans Day, we welcomed the National Veterans Memorial and Museum for a presentation on Thursday, November 2 at 6:00 p.m. in the library’s community room on level B2. This program for all ages proved very interesting and educational. Special thanks to Museum Educator Taylor Shaw for his discussion and activity on “How […]

Barbie Party Ladies Night Out Was Lots of Fun

We booked this event to full capacity and then some. Thank you to everyone who attended! Monday, October 30 at 6:30 p.m. we had a lot of great food for our potluck movie night for ladies only.  Limited seating is available every month. Doors do not open until 6:30 p.m., but in November we are […]

Wine Tasting & Author Showcase Event Success

25 guests attended the Mt. Sterling Friends wine tasting and local author showcase on Sunday, October 15 from 2-5:00 p.m. at 231 Yankeetown St., Mt. Sterling, OH. This event encompassed a flight of wine tasting, cider, and hors d’oeuvres while also enjoying readings from published works by the authors and other guest of note. The […]

Autumn Evening Storytime Fall Favorite

Children of all ages were invited to join us Thursday evening on October 5 at 6:00 p.m. for an Autumn Storytime event. Several autumn themed books were read and refreshments and fun were had by all. Some of the children participating were Ellie Ferguson, Carson Yensel, Isaac and Charlotte Leonard. ​In the center is Miss Mindi. 

Canvas & Coffee Enjoyed By All

Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library hosted a Canvas & Coffee event on Sunday, September 24 from 2-5 p.m. at the Two Hands Coffee & Creative Studio. Two Hands Coffee, located at 48 W. Columbus St., Mt. Sterling, OH, provided two custom fall sunflower themed cookies for free to go along with the beverages the […]

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 […]

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 […]

LinkedIn Learning for Libraries

Mt. Sterling Public library offers you LinkedIn Learning for Libraries for free What does this mean for you? *Please note that you need to know your library pin when you use your library account for this program just like you do for using your Hoopla account or any of the many resources available to you […]

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 […]