Upcoming Event: Community Poetry Reading

pen_and_paper_2In honor of National Poetry Month, we will once again be holding a Community Poetry Reading on Tuesday, April 29 at 7 pm. You’re invited to read your favorite poem, one of your own creation, or just be part of the audience.

If you are interested in reading, please register for this event by calling 937-382-2417 x 26 or in person at the Main Library’s Reference Desk. Audience members do not need to register.

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Upcoming Event: LEGO Club

300px-LEGO_logo.svgJoin us Wednesday, April 23 at 4 pm for our monthly LEGO Club meeting! All children 7 years and older are welcome. Children under the age of 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Bring your imaginations and building skills! We’ll provide the LEGOs!

LEGO Club meets every 4th Wednesday of the month.

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Celebrate National Library Week, April 13-19

NLW-bubble-web-400px_0“Lives Change @ Your Library” is the theme for 2014′s National Library Week.

One of the ways we’re celebrating is by gathering your reasons and stories of how the library has changed your life!

Stop by the Circulation Desk and fill out one of these comment bubbles which we’ll proudly put on display.

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Upcoming Event: Doug Coates, Author Event

pitching-for-successJoin us for a very special author event on Monday, April 14 at 7 pm in the Kirk Room. Doug Coates, author of  Pitching for Success: Character Lessons, The Joe Nuxhall Way, will discuss his new book in which he uses the example of Cincinnati Reds pitcher, Joe Nuxhall, to teach young readers how and why to be a good person.

Copies of the book will be available for purchase at the event for $16.95.

Pitching for Success was published by Orange Frazier Press and is part of our National Library Week celebration.

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Upcoming Event: CC Reads Follow-Up Dinner and a Movie

Join us Friday, April 11 at 6 pm for a special Clinton County Reads follow-up event. The Elephant in the Room, a critically acclaimed film starring Tim Harrison, from Outreach for Animals, will be shown in the Kirk Room. You are invited to bring your dinner and eat while watching the movie. Please use the Library Avenue entrance.

The Elephant in the Room exposes the controversial American subculture of raising wild predators as household pets. Rated PG.

Check out the trailer!

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