The People’s Choice Award for the 2018 Fort Festival of Trees goes to “Do Small Things With Great Love”, by the Little Flowers. This tree received the most votes out of our 22 beautifully decorated trees. Congratulations to the Little Flowers group! Thanks to everyone that participated, volunteered, donated, and voted during our 2018 Festival of Trees. Have a safe and Happy New Year!
The Library's Music Time program for babies and preschool-age children, accompanied by a parent or guardian, will be offered again on Wednesdays at 10:30 AM beginning Wednesday, January 16, 2019. This 6-week program includes finger plays, music, and movement, for both the child independently and parent/child interaction. Anyone is welcome to attend this free program. For more information, contact the Library at 419-375-2869.
An evening book club, Novels at Night, meets on the third Monday of the month at the Library at 7:00 pm. Monday, January 21st, the group will be discussing "The Great Alone" by Kristin Hannah. Anyone is welcome to join the discussion. Extra books are available at the library.
The Book and Lunch Club meets the first Wednesday of the month at 10:30 AM at the Library. The book discussion Wednesday, February 6 at 10:30 AM, will be about the book "Twelve Sharp," by Janet Evanovich. Anyone is welcome to participate in the discussion. The group goes to a local restaurant for an optional lunch after. For more information or to request a copy of the discussion books, please contact the Library at 419-375-2869.
Join us for Story Time at the Fort Recovery Library. Story time sessions are held October - April on Tuesday evenings at 6:15 PM and on Friday mornings at 10:30 AM. Babies through preschoolers are welcome with a parent or guardian. Dates of Story Times can be found on the FR Library Calendar.
Novels at Night - Meets the 3rd Monday of the Month (7:00 PM) August - May
Book & Lunch Club - Meets the 1st Wednesday of the Month (10:30 AM) September - May
The Mercer County Council on Aging will be offering a meal service at the Fort Recovery Public Library to senior citizens in the Southern part of Mercer County. Meals will be available the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month at the Library at 12:00 PM for a cost of $3.00. Participants are invited to stay and play cards at the Library in the community meeting room at 1:00 pm. Please RSVP for meals at least 24 hours in advance to the Mercer County Council on Aging at 419-586-1644. Meals are prepared by Briarwood and the menu will be available by calling the Council office or will be printed in the Daily Standard.
Do you have an electronic device such as an eReader, tablet, or mobile phone? Did you know free digital books, audiobooks, magazines, and more are available through the library? Patrons can access ebooks, audio books, music, magazines and videos through the library's catalog. To access these materials, select the "iDownloads" graphic on the right side of the page in the catalog. Need Help? Stop by the library or give us a call. We are more than happy to help you with this process.