National Library Week is April 7 - 13. First celebrated in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association and libraries across the country each April to show appreciation for our loyal patrons. The Library will waive fines up to $5 for overdue items returned during National Library Week. Stop by the library, check out new materials and sign up for great giveaways.
Tuesday, February 26th at 6:00 PM, Alison Homan will be at the Library to give a demonstration with her Instant Pot. You can make delicious foods in a fraction of the time that it would take with conventional methods. Join the Friends of the Library as she shares two (2) soup recipes that can be made in 30 minutes or less, but taste as if they've been simmering all day.
Patrons age 50 and over are invited to participate in an Adult Reading Challenge February 1 - March 1, sponsored by: Briarwood Village, Celina Manor, Van Wert Manor and the Libraries of Mercer County. Each time a patron checks out books, audio books, or digital books, he/she can fill out one entry form (per visit) for a chance to win weekly prizes.
Are you ready to regain control over your kitchen and make it the oasis you know it could be? Tuesday, March 12th, at 6:00 PM join Olive, from Organized by Olive (professional organizer), at the Library as she shares tips and tricks on how to organize your kitchen. This free program is open to the public and is sponsored by the Fort Recovery Friends of the Library. For more information, contact the Library at 419-375-2869.
Members of the crochet club will meet during the day to crochet for a cause, to raise money for the JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation). For more information, contact the Library at 419-375-2869.
The Friends of the Library meets on the last Tuesday of the month at 7:00 PM. Anyone is welcome. For more information about how to join the Friends of the Library, please contact the Fort Recovery Public Library at 419-375-2869.
A used book sale will be held February 4 - 9 during regular library hours. Books are buy one, get one free for Members of the Friends of the Library.
The Library will be closing early on Monday, December 31. We will open at 10:00 AM and Close at 3:00 PM to celebrate New Year's Eve. Have a Safe Holiday!