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August 2019

Thank You SummerREAD Sponsors!
The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library would like to thank the following businesses, organizations, and individuals for their donations to our 2019 Summer Reading Program, 
A Universe of Stories !

  • AMC Classic Findlay 12 Movie Theater
  • Archie’s Drive-In
  • LaRiche Toyota/Subaru
  • Bread Kneads
  • Children’s Museum of Findlay
  • Coffee Amici
  • Dietsch Brothers
  • Dunkin' Donuts
  • Friends of the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library
  • Hancock Parks District
  • Imagination Station, Toledo’s Science Center
  • Marathon Petroleum Corporation
  • Mariann Dana Younger Fund-The Findlay-Hancock County Community Foundation  
  • Padrone's
  • Shirley’s Gourmet Popcorn of Findlay
  • Stevie B’s Pizza Buffet
  • We’re Rolling Pretzel Company

SummerREAD runs through Saturday, August 17. For more information,
CommunityREAD 2020
Book Announced
Before We Were Yours was selected as the featured book for the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library's 2020 CommunityREAD. Lisa Wingate, author of Before We Were Yours , will visit Hancock County on Thursday, March 26 at 7:30 p.m. during CommunityREAD month for a public presentation at the Marathon Center for the Performing Arts. to become LinkedIn Learning
This summer, will merge into its parent company, LinkedIn, to become LinkedIn Learning. With LinkedIn Learning, patrons will receive more personalized recommendations for content, suggested courses and learning paths that are more closely aligned with career goals, and educational interests.

What does this mean for current users?
LinkedIn Learning will still be free to use with your library card! You will need to use your LinkedIn account to login and use LinkedIn Learning, or if you do not have an account, will need to create one.

Book Cellar Bag Sale
Monday, August 12.
1:00-6:00 p.m.

Fill a bag for $2.00 plus tax.
Note: some materials excluded
from the sale.

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

Creative Writers' Group
August 1. 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Share your writing with others. No writing experience needed.
Effective Communication.
August 5. 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Open and honest communication is essential in any healthy relationship, especially during an argument. Positive communication skills can help you work through things without being hurtful or abusive. The S.A.F.E. Skills for Effective Communication can help you deal with situations before they erupt or get worse. This presentation will include scenarios and role play to practice how to use the S.A.F.E. Skills. This program is presented by Open Arms.
A to Z. Zucchini
August 8. 4:30-5:45 p.m.
Professor Jennifer Little, Bluffton University, will teach various ways to use zucchini. We will also discuss some fun and nutritious facts about this garden favorite.
Hancock OGS Meeting
August 20. 6:30-8:00 p.m.
The public is invited to the monthly meeting of the Hancock County OGS (Ohio Genealogical Society) Chapter. Speaker will be announced.
Keep Your Brain and Body
in Shape
August 21. 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Science is now able to provide insight into how lifestyle choices may help you keep your body and brain healthy as you age. Learn about research in the area of diet, nutrition, exercises, cognitive activity, and social engagement. Presented by Linda Pollock of the Alzheimer's Association.
Crafter Work
August 28. 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Come join us on the last Wednesday of each month for a new craft led by videos on Creativebug! Registration is preferred. Walk-ins are welcome if there is space available. 
This month's craft: Abstract Painting. $3.00 material fee at the door.
Story Time
Tuesdays and Thursdays
June 4-August 1
10:30-11:30 a.m.
Regular Story Times resume in September.

Baby Story Time
Wednesday and Fridays
June 5-September 6
9:45-10:15 a.m.

Story Time at the Arlington Branch Library
11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Crafternoons at the Arlington Branch Library
1:00-3:00 p.m.
August-StoryWalk-Riverside Park
During the month of August, the StoryWalk will feature the book Jabari Jumps by Gaia Cornwall.
As visitors take a walk clockwise around the StoryWalk, they will come to 17 display posts which contain pages of the book.   StoryWalk changes monthly.

Teen Programs
All teen programs, unless otherwise noted, are for teens in grades 6-12.
No registrations are required unless noted.
August 20. 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Teen Movie
Come to the Library and watch a teen friendly movie. For grades 6 to 12 with a parent permission form on file. Popcorn and water are provided. Marvel Studios' Endgame.
Findlay-Hancock County Public Library
206 Broadway Street
Findlay, OH 45840
419-422-1712 (voice)
419-422-0638 (fax)
What's New @ Your Library
The New Girl
by Daniel Silva
Red Metal
by Mark Greaney
Window on the Bay
by Debbie Macomber
Managing Chronic Pain in an Age of Addiction
by Akhtar Purvez, M.D.
Beginner’s Guide to DIY
& Home Repair
by Jo Behari
The Trouble with Gravity: 
Solving the Mystery Beneath Our Feet
by Richard Panek
Dear Ally, How Do
You Write a Book?
by Ally Carter

Destroy All Monsters
by Sam J. Miller

Duel at Araluen
by John Flanagan

Pokemon Detective Pikachu
Ugly Dolls
Long Shot
Clothesline Clues to the First Day of School
by Kathryn Heling
Dracopedia Field Guide: Dragons of the World from Amphipteridae to Wyvernae
by William O'Connor
Popular MMOs Presents Enter the Mine
by Popular MMOs
In Memory of:
Mark Hochstettler
by: Hancock County Chapter OGS

In Memory of:
Druzilla Norris
by: Solarik Family

In Memory of:
Gayle Siegel
by: FHCPL Board and Staff
by: Brian and Kelly Young
In Memory of:
Mabel, Hubert and
Stephen Miller
by: Roger, Ann and Jack Miller (StoryWalk station)

In Memory of:
Muriel Musgrave
by: the Musgrave family (activity cube for the Arlington Branch Library)
In Memory of:
Carol Springer
by: The Springer Family
(StoryWalk station)

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