Mt. Sterling Public Library 

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740.860.2430/www.mtsterlingpubliclibrary.org

Your Hometown Library Since 1913

MON-TUE-THUR 10:00 A.M. TO 2:00 P.M

WED            

10:00 A.M. TO 5:00 P.M.

FRI-SAT

10:00 A.M. TO 2:00 PM

August Program Events

Wolves: Facts vs Myths

Ohio Canid will be here with a very educational display and at least one wolf ambassador. You will learn about the wolf habitat, their diet, and basic myths and facts about the wolf life.  Educating the public on the habits and importance of their role in the ecosystem.  

TONIGHT AT 6:30 P.M.

FREE Stem Kits Available

Kits are limited to children in grades K-8th while supplies last, compliments of COSI and the Ohio Library Council (OLC). This year, our library received 100 FREE learning kits. The kits have a dinosaur theme and include five days of learning content. Pick up yours now!

AVAILABLE NOW

National Booklovers Day


Come into the library anytime through August 9 and write down what your favorite book(s) are so we can put it on display! We will see which books in our area are the most popular in our community, and you can see how many others feel the same and learn what else is popular in our area to read.

THROUGH AUGUST 9

Friends of the Library

Meet on the second Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. on the library’s main level. Anyone with an interest in the progress of the library and maintaining the historical value of the cornerstone of our community is welcome to join. Bring your ideas to help us raise funds to supplement the library’s budget and promote our library and what it offers.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 9 AT 6:30 P.M. 

Last Summer Bookmobile Visits  

We hope those living in any area near these two villages utilize this free service. Choose from a variety of items on our bookmobile or request anything else. Give the kids something to look forward to that caters to you and your family. Borrow movies, books, music, and magazines more. See you next week!

WEDNSDAY, AUGUST 10 AT 11:00 A.M.

Library Board Meeting

The Mt. Sterling Public Library board of Trustees will meet Thursday, August 11 at 6:15 p.m. immediately following the Mt. Sterling Community Museum board meeting. Meetings are open to the public on the lower level in the library's community room. For more details, please contact the library director, Steve Brindza, at 740.869.2430. 

THURSDAY, AUGUST 11 AT 6:15 P.M.  

TORKS & Ice Cream Truck 

The TORKS demonstration on the library lawn will be held Saturday, August 13 at 10:30 a.m. This is a fun display of large radio- controlled aviation models. Learn more about them and the group that runs this locally. To wrap up our Summer Reading Program AND mark the end of Summer Reading Program, we will also have the Ninja Fuel Ice Cream Truck visiting us at 11:00 a.m. and providing FREE ice cream.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 13 AT 10:30 A.M.

Around Town Book Club Meeting

The book club will meet in the Egbert barn, located at 15245 Davis Rd., just outside Mt. Sterling off of State Route 56 S. New members are welcome! Refreshments will be served. The book of the month is Carnegie's Maid, by Marie Benedict. Copies are available at the library now. For men & women both serious and casual readers.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 25 AT 7:00 P.M.  

Ladies Night Out Movie 

Due to popular demand, potluck is back! Bring any dish you wish to share. Store bought is also much appreciated. RSVP is required as we have reduced seating to comfortably fit a maximum of 12. Call or text per the instructions on the flyer to save your seat! We will show a recently released movie on our large screen and provide a variety of cold drinks and fresh, individual popcorn. Movie title to be announced soon. 

MONDAY, AUGUST 29 AT 10:30 A.M.

August is Hoopla Bonus Month

Hoopla bonus borrows are back through August. Choose from hundreds of titles from curated collections available without using your monthly instant borrows. Add the Hoopla app to your Roku, Fire Stick, or Apple TV and stream movies for free from your TV or device with your Mt. Sterling Public Library card. Find movies, tv shows, books, magazines and excellent STEAM content. August 2022 includes All Things British, too!

AUGUST 1-31, 2022 

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