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Upcoming Programs for Adults:

Adult Summer Reading Program
June 1– July 31

The Adult Summer Reading contest (for ages 18+) will begin June 1 and end July 31. Every library book you read or listen to (including Overdrive, Libby and Hoopla) is eligible for an entry to win one of the prize baskets that will be on display. Entries can also be earned when you pick up a Grab & Go Kit or attend a virtual program. Bi-weekly contests will be held, with entries available behind the Reference Desk.



Firestone Park: An Early History
Thursday, August 19, 5:30-6:30 PM

As summer winds down, you may find yourself spending more time at Firestone Park, enjoying the recent renovations and improvements. Do these visits have you interested in learning more about our local park and how it came to be? Local historian Jay Groner will present a program about the first 25 years of Firestone Park history.
Free program open to all ages, registration requested.



Friends of the Library Book Sale
Saturday, August 21, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Mark your calendars for the one-day Book Sale in the Library’s parking lot on Saturday, August 21 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The sale will include about 20,000 items; prices remain $1.00 for hardbacks, CDs, and DVDs; $.50 for paperbacks; $.25 for all Children’s, and $.10 for magazines. Admission is free. The Friends of the Columbiana Public Library thank the community for their generous donations. (Rain date: Saturday, August 28)



Annual Farmer's Market Health Fair
Wednesday, September 15, 1:00-3:00 PM

The Community Health Fair will return to the Columbiana Public Library. Patrons can stop in at any time to get information about different resources available in our community. Many vendors will be present with information on different health care resources and services available locally. Stop in for a free piece of produce and be entered into a raffle for door prizes – all at no cost. No registration required.



Mobile App Coming Soon!
myLIBRO, our new and updated mobile app for smartphones and tablets, will provide 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. Check our website for a video recording on how to use the app.



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.

August 11: "Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House" - 1948 comedy starring Cary Grant and Myrna Loy, 94 minutes.
September 8: "Gay Divorcee" - 1934 musical comedy starring Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers, 107 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:

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