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Celina Library Events

Teen Events

Teen Book Club

Tuesday  March 28h at 6 pm Youth Book Club:

I Killed Zoe Spanos by Kit Frick.

Join us for a book talk and snacks!

Reserve your copy of I Killed Zoe Spanos here

Take & Make Craft

Teens come help decorate the library with this unique spring Take & Make craft.

Available March 1st.

*While supplies last*


The Children...What About the Children?

Dr Seuss Birthday Party

Saturday, March 4th 10am-10:30am

Come celebrate Dr Seuss's birthday with us!

Bring your child to the library and enjoy a special story time, craft and a snack.

No registration required. 


Other Events

  • Story hour every Tuesday and¬†Thursday morning at 10:30 am. No pre-registration required.



Air Plant Aerium Worshop

March 11th, starting at noon. Join us for our Adult Air Plant Aerium Program. You'll learn how to take care of air plants and create your own unique aerium.

Registration is in person at the library, and there is a $20 fee due at the time of registration

Don't miss this chance to get creative and learn about these fascinating plants!

Trivia Night

Trivia Night at Brew Nation.

Thursday, March 23

Sign up starts at 6pm

Trivia starts at 7pm

Book Clubs

Thursday, March 2nd at 1:30 pm
BYOB Club Theme: Snowy Mysteries
Contact Janie at to sign up

Tuesday, March 21st at 6:30 pm
Good Reads: Rust A Memoir of Steel and Grit by Elise Colette Goldbach

Contact Connie at

*Both Book Clubs are In-person *


Marion (Chickasaw) Branch Events

Author Visit

Thursday, March 30th 6:30 to 7:30 pm.

Book signing by local author Angie Schwieterman.    Angie will be talking about her daughter Mayah's journey and have her book Close to God - Our Journey Home.

  Books will be available for purchase.


Family Night

Tuesday, March 14th 6:30 pm.

Calling all leprechauns! 
A St. Patrick's Day family night.

 Craft included. 

No pre-registration required.


Lego Night

Thursday, March 16th 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, March 7th at 6:30:  In the library basement.  The book being discussed this month will be Educated - A Memoir by Tara Westover. 

The book for the April Book Discussion will be The Last Flight by Julie Clark

Reserve your copy of The Last Flight here

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

March 14th at 4:00 pm: Book discussion of Apples Never Fall by Laine Moriarty.

Take & Make Craft

Our Take-n-Make will be available starting Wednesday, March 1st. It will be a leprechaun craft.

*While supplies last*


Other Events

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

           No pre-registration required.


St.Henry Branch Events

 Thursday, March 23rd at 6pm.

Oak and Ash will be at the St. Henry Library.

There will be two options available for items you'd like to burn your design on. You can choose either a cheeseboard ($25) or a set of four coasters ($15).

Please stop in the St. Henry Library to register, pay, and select your options! 


Family Movie Morning

Saturday, March 18th at 9:30 am

We will be watching Fern Gully: The Last Rainforest! This film is from 1992. The running time is 1 hour and 16 minutes. We will have juice and snacks! All ages welcome. Feel free to bring pillows, blankets, sleeping bags, or anything you need to get cozy!.  

No registration required. 


Classic Movie Show

Monday, March 27th starting @ 3:30 pm

We will be featuring Tammy and the Bachelor starring Debbie Reynolds, Leslie Nielson, and Walter Brennan. This film is in color and is from 1957.

Running time is 1 hour and 29 minutes

No registration required.



Teen Book Club

March 21st at 6:00pm

Pizza and pop will be provided! All you have to do to join is stop in anytime between now and March 21st, pick up a copy of I killed Zoe Spanos by Kit Frick, and read it at your own pace.

 We have copies at St. Henry Library on our Teen Book Club display for you to borrow.

Then we will meet, eat, and discuss the book! 

No registration required. 

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Lego Fun Day

March 9th all day

Come and build Legos at the Library all day! Stop in anytime during open hours and build something amazing! 

No registration is required

*open to all ages*


Great Beginnings Book Club

Join us Wednesday, March 1st at 9:30 am for coffee and book discussion. This months book is The Daughters of Erietown by Connie Schultz


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

St. Henry: Wednesday, March 1st at 9:30 am: The Daughters of Erietown by Connie Schultz

Celina: Thursday, March 2nd at 1:30 pm: BYOB Club Theme: Snowy Mysteries

Marion: Tuesday March 7th at 6:30 pm: The Last Flight by Julie Clark

Mendon: Tuesday March 14th at 4pm: Apples Never Fall by Laine Moriarty

Celina: Tuesday, March 21st at 6:30: Good Reads: Rust A Memoir of Steel and Grit by Elise Colette Goldbach

Celina: Tuesday  March 28h at 6 pm Youth Book Club: I Killed Zoe Spanos by Kit Frick


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