Serving the Community Since 1890 - BookEnds - E-Newsletter - September 2018
The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library will be closed on Monday, September 3,
in observance of Labor Day.
September is National Library Card Sign-up Month!
The Incredibles are Honorary Chairs for the nationwide Library Card Sign-up Month celebration. Visit the library for a chance to win an Amazon Kindle and other great prizes.

Register for a free library card during the month of September and your name will be entered to win a $25 Amazon gift card.
Visit the StoryWalk at
Riverside Park
StoryWalk has been installed at Riverside Park in partnership with the Hancock County Park District. Park visitors, as they walk clockwise around the walk, will encounter 17 display posts containing pages of a children's picture book. The book will change each month, around the first of the month.

Creative Writers' Group
September 6. 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Creative writers of all genres are invited to practice their writing.
No registration required.
Fall Bulbs & Blooms
September 17. 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Learn how to grow landscaping more creatively and colorfully.
HPV Vaccinations, Preventable Cancers, and Colon Cancer Prevention
September 19. 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Wednesday Wellness. This program will discuss the HPV vaccine, including risk factors. Other cancer topics will include cervical, head, and neck cancer.
Peruvian Culture
September 24. 6:30-7:30 p.m.
An overview of Peruvian culture. The language, traditions, religion, government, education, dances, and cultural values will be described.
Human Trafficking
September 25. 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Northwest Ohio Rescue and Restore Coalition will present an educational session on human trafficking.
To register for events, please call the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library Reference Desk at
419-422-1712 or visit
Moonlight Bag Sale
Monday, September 10.
3:00-7:00 p.m.

Music Cd's and Audiobooks included in the sale.

The Book Cellar is located in the lower level of the library.

Story Time
September 4 - November 8
Tuesdays and Thursdays.
10:30-11:30 a.m.
Baby Story Time
Wednesdays and Fridays
9:45-10:15 a.m.
Simple stories, songs, rhymes, and play for the youngest learners.
Little Tikes Play Date
Wednesdays and Fridays
September 5 - November 9
10:15 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Come and play with a selection of the library's toys.
September 6. 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Snap Circuits
For grades 2-6.
Work on Reading with Gibbs
September 5-November 14
6:00-7:00 p.m.
Grades K-12

No registration required.

Tween Nights
September 13. 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Locker Magnets
For grades 2-6.
Family Movie Night
September 20. 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Wreck-It Ralph
Cupcake Wars
September 22. 1:30-2:30 p.m. &
3:00-4:00 p.m.
For grades 2-8.
Registration required at the Children's Services Desk.
Family Art Lab
September 27. 6:00-7:00 p.m.
For grades 2-8.
Teen Read-a-thon
September 4. 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Bring a book and read!
Teen Chess Club
September 8. 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Apples to Apples Teen Game Night
September 10. 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Teens are invited to play the popular board game Apples to Apples. Each round is filled with surprising and outrageous comparisons from a wide range of people, places, things, and events.
No registration required.

Teen Movie Night
September 18. 5:30 p.m.
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom
Spoons Game Night
September 20. 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Findlay-Hancock County Public Library
206 Broadway Street
Findlay, OH 45840
419-422-1712 (voice)
419-422-0638 (fax)
What's New @ Your Library
by Lisa Scottoline
Double Blind
by Iris Johansen
Cottage by the Sea
by Debbie Macomber
The Good Mothers: The True Story of the Women Who Took on the World's Most Powerful Mafia
by Alex Perry
New Poets of Native Nations
edited by Heid E. Erdrich
Reader, Come Home:
The Reading Brain in a Digital World
by Maryanne Wolf
Girl At the Grave
by Teri Bailey Black
by Amy Plum
Quarantine the Giant
by Lex Thomas
Deadpool 2
Life of the Party
Avengers: Infinity War
Camp Panda: Helping Cubs Return to the Wild
by Catherine Thimmesh
Popular MMOs Presents: A Hole New World
by Pat & Jen
Willa of the Wood
by Robert Beatty
In Memory of:
Herbert Carr
by: Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
Patricia Dahms
by: FHCPL Board and Staff

In Memory of:
Laurel Duwel
by: Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
Dorothy Grohoske
by Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
Joe Haley
by: Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
Elizabeth Hendricks
by: Daughters of Union Veterans
by: FHCPL Board & Staff
by: Mrs. Ann Gardner
by: Rosemary Tritch
by: Jeff and Leslye Winkle
by: Hancock County Republican Party
by: Darla & Richard Hudson

In Memory of:
Christian "Ash" Lang
by: Brian & Kelly Young

In Memory of:
Jan Marshall
by: Brian & Kelly Young

In Memory of:
Betty Monday
by: Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
Pam Parks
by: Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
Alaina (Lainey) Rose Peraino
by:Matthew & Claire Peraino family

In Memory of:
Ed Phillips
by: Terry & Mary Fancher
by: FHCPL Board & Staff

In Memory of:
Grant Rambo
by: Nancy Meyer

In Memory of:
John Romig
by: Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
Melvin Seabert
by: Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
Sally Seam
by Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
Thomas Siegel
by: FHCPL Board & Staff
by: Brian & Kelly Young

In Memory of:
Jane Sterling
by: Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
John Slough
by: Jane O'Neil

In Memory of:
David Stockard
by:Brian & Kelly Young

In Memory of:
John Thatcher
by: Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
Raymond C. Walker
by: Ron and Cherie Struble

In Memory of:
Naomi Wittenmyer
by: Birchaven Village