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Celina Library Events

Teen Events

Vitrtual Library

Check out all things teen at the virtual library. It is basically the only link teens need.

Check it out here.

Other Teen Stuff

Tuesday  October 25th at 6 pm Youth Book Club: Sadie by Courtney Summers. 



The Children...What About the Children?

Halloween Story Time

Thursday, October 27th 10:30

Dress up in your Halloween costume and enjoy a fun Halloween story time with Ms. Amy and Ms. Bink!

Take and Make

Fall themed crafts will be available throughout  the month of October.

While supplies last

Touch a Truck

Thank you to all of our participants and sponsors that came out for Touch-a-Truck. It was a beautiful day for it!


Trivia Night

  • Trivia Night¬†Thursday, October 20th
  • Registration at 6pm, game starts 7pm
  • Adults 18+

Author Talk with Scott Voisin

Thursday, October 27th 6:30 - 7:30 pm.

Join the conversation with author Scott Voisin.

Light refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library


Registration suggested -



Book Clubs

Thursday, October 6th at 1:30 pm
BYOB Club Theme: Growing old is not growing up.

Contact Janie at to sign up


Tuesday, October 18th at 6:30 pm
Good Reads: The Christie Affair by Nina de Gramont

Contact Connie at to sign up


*Both Book Clubs are In-person *


Marion (Chickasaw) Branch Events

Calling all ghosts, ghouls and goblins!

Tuesday, October 11th at 6:30 pm:

Calling all ghosts, ghouls and goblins! 

Wear your Halloween costumes and join us at our family night.


* A craft will be included.



Lego Night

Lego night will be held 

Thursday, October 20th from 6:30 to 7:30 pm

No age limit. 

Parental supervision required as some pieces are rather small. 

Lego night is held on the third Thursday of each month.

Book Discussion

Tuesday, October 4th at 7pm: Book being discussed is  American Princess by Stephanie Marie Thornton



The book for November Book Discussion will be Surviving Savannah by Patti Callahan.

Reserve your copy of Surviving Savanah

Other Events

  • Story hour every Thursday morning at 10:30 am. No pre-registration required.
  • Senior Citizens play cards every Thursday afternoon at 1:30 pm.¬† Just drop in.


Mendon Branch Events

Book Discussion

October 11th at 4:00 pm: Book discussion of The Friendship List By Susan Mallery


Take & Make Craft

Our Take-n-Make Pumpkin craft will be available starting Saturday, October 1st.

*While supplies last*


Other Events

  • Storytime every Thursday morning at 10:00 am.¬†

           No pre-registration required.


St.Henry Branch Events

Kids Craft: Pumpkin Painting

Thursday, October 27th from 5-7pm

Kids of any age are welcome to come any time between 5pm and 7pm to paint a pumpkin at the library!

Teens: Book Club

October 25th at 6pm

The Teen Book Club will be reading "Sadie" by Courtney Summers. 

The Discord link will be provided on the St. Henry Branch Library Facebook Page. 

Adults: Fall Craft

Thursday, October 20th

Create a Fall craft with Hayden from The Turkey Shed Mercantile on Thursday, October 20th! Come and stuff a pumpkin with succulents for a lovely home decoration or gift!

Registration is required/$15 fee. 

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Great Beginnings Book Club

Join us Wednesday, October 5th at 9:30 am for coffee and book discussion. This months book is Safe Harbor by Danielle Steel. 

Other Events

  • Rooster Story Hour: Wednesday mornings at 10:00 am. Recommended age: Pre-School+ (or fully potty trained children)¬†¬†
  • Pajama Story Hour: Tuesday evenings at 6:30 pm. Recommended age: Pre-School+ (or fully potty trained children)


*No pre-registration required for either event*

Book Clubs

Marion: Tuesday October 4th at 7:00pm:American Princess by Stephanie Marie Thornton

St. Henry: Wednesday, October 5th at 9:30 am: Safe Harbor by Danielle Steel. 

Celina:  Thursday, October 6th at 1:30 pm: BYOB Club Theme:  Growing old is not growing up.

Mendon: Tuesday, October 11th at 4pm: The Friendship List By Susan Mallery

Celina: Tuesday, October 18th at 6:30: Good Reads:  The Christie Affair by Nina de Gramont 


Other Resources

  • Covid 19 Vaccine - Find the latest information on the Covid 19 vaccine in Ohio
  • Mercer County Health Dept.- Find the latest local Covid 19 updates and vaccine information here.
  • Covid 19 - Find the latest updates and news on Covid 19 in Ohio.
  • Unemployment - File for unemployment here or file weekly claims

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