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Upcoming Programs for Adults:

Intrigued by the First Line?
October 4th - 30th

Scurry on in and read the first line! Starting October 4, books will be wrapped with the first line attached to the front of the book. Books will be displayed in each department and inside each book there will be a form to fill out and return. All entries returned by October 30 will be eligible to win a prize donated by the Friends of the Library.



October Grab & go Craft: Candy Corn Button Art
Available starting October 1st (while supplies last)

Kit includes picture frame, burlap, and buttons. You will need a hot glue gun and Modge Podge or similar glue.
Pick up at the Reference Desk with a limit of one kit per person.



Weekly Book Riddles
Mondays & Thursdays through October and November

Check out our Facebook and Instagram pages every Monday and Thursday through October and November for a Book Riddle. Each one will be a photo of a few books. The titles of the books in the photo are clues to another book/movie title. The current Book Riddle will also be on display at the Circulation Desk.



The Underground Railroad
Friday, November 12, 1:00-3:00 p.m.

The story of the Underground Railroad is a history filled with myth, intrigue, and legend. Beyond those tales, though, lies truth about the most trying times in our nation’s history. Learn about the local impact of this network of people and locations, and discover the Mahoning Valley’s role in helping people find freedom. Program presented by Traci Manning, Curator of Education at the Mahoning Valley Historical Society. Free program open to all ages, registration requested.



Mobile App Available!
myLIBRO, our new and updated mobile app for smartphones and tablets, provides you with 24/7 access to all of your library needs. The app provides full catalog search capability including the PLUS libraries along with the ability to manage your account by renewing and placing holds on items. Add multiple cards for different family members or PLUS libraries for a seamless way to manage your accounts. Schedule a time for your curbside pickup order through the app as well. myLIBRO can be found on the AppStore or Google PlayStore.



Free Movies at the Library
2nd Wednesday of the month, 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Free refreshments sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

October 13: 1954 thriller starring James Stewart and Grace Kelly, 112 minutes.
November 10: 1938 romantic comedy starring Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn, 95 minutes.



Looking for Loot
What kind of displays would you like to see in our glass case? Please consider sharing your heirloom dishes, glassware, collectible figurines, art, classic toys, paper goods, local interest items, or whatever eclectic collection you’re most proud of with the library! Ask for Katie at Reference to book a month (or two!) to share your treasures with the community.



Book Club To Go
Looking for a good read? Check out the display behind the Reference Desk each month for a recommended read – mystery, romance, historical fiction, memoir – something different every month! Grab a pamphlet for questions to get you thinking about what you read and some suggestions for more books you may like.



New Materials for Adults:

New Books - View New Books Weekly on our Facebook Page!