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Mercer County District Library Events

Celina Library Events

SuperHero Kids Night Out

Calling all superheroes! Join us at the library on Friday, March 20th from 6:00 to 7:30 pm for a special super hero kids night out!   Pre-registration is required.

Living For Wellness Program

Joni Baumer, author of Thank You for My Healing, will be leading a program on living for wellness in the Celina Community Room from 6pm to 8pm on Tuesday, March 10th.  Contact Vicki DeBolt at 419-586-4442 with any questions!

Trivia Night

Join the Mercer County District Library at Brew Nation, 110 S Main Street in Celina, at 7 pm on Tuesday, March 31st for a night of trivia and fun! This is an event for adults ages 18 and up only. Registration begins at 6 pm and Trivia begins at 7 pm. Prizes are awarded to the top three teams.

Scooby Doo Escape Room

The library will be hosting another exciting Escape Room Adventure on Friday March 27th and Saturday March 28th.  Multiple time slots are available each day.  Pre-registration is required. All ages welcome!

Other Events and News

Thursday, March 5 at 7 pm: BYOB Club - Theme: A book by or about a refugee. Contact Connie Gray at 419-586-4442 or with questions. 
Tuesday, March 10 at 6 pm: Living for Wellness program led by author Joni Baumer. 
Tuesday, March 17 at 7 pm: Good Reads Book Discussion: The Oysterville Sewing Circle by Susan Wiggs. Please pre-register by calling 419-586-4442 or email Connie Gray at
Friday, March 20 at 6:00 pm: Super Hero Kids Night Out. Pre-registration is required.
Thursday, March 26 at 6:30 pm: PJ Storytime. 
Friday, March 27 and Saturday March 28th: Scooby Doo Escape Room. Multiple times available. Pre-registration is required.
Tuesday, March 31 at 7pm: Trivia Night at Brew Nation. Registration begins at 6 pm.

Rooster Story Time every Tuesday & Thursday at 10:30 am.

Knitting and Crocheting night every Wednesday at 6 pm.

Marion (Chickasaw) Branch Events

Frozen Family Night!

Join us for Frozen themed games and a craft on Tuesday, March 10th at 6:30 pm. No pre-registration is required and everyone is welcome. 

Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance

Every Tuesday, March 24th through May 26th from 2 to 3 pm, join us for Tai Chi! This is an evidence-based group program that focuses on improving functional ability such as balance and physical function, to reduce fall-related risks and frequency.  Who should attend?  Older adults who are able to walk (canes & walkers are okay) and interested in improving balance, flexibility and strength. Pre-registration IS required.  Register at or call 567-204-6900 or call the library.

Essential Oils

On Tuesday, March 24 at 6:30 pm bring your essential oils stash!  Do you have essential oils you don't know what to do with?  Or do you want to learn more ways to use them?  Presented by Nancy Kremer!

Other Events
Tuesday, March 3 at 7 pm: Book discussion: The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah. Meet in the library basement.
Tuesday, March 10 at 6:30 pm : Frozen Family Night. Everyone is welcome!
Saturday, March 14 at 9:30 to 11:30 am: Donuts with Dads is back! Come enjoy a donut with your dad (or mom), check out some books, and make a craft!
Tuesday, March 24 at 2 pm: Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance.
Tuesday, March 24 at 6:30 pm: Essential Oils Program with Nancy Kremer.
Tuesday, March 31 at 2 pm: Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance.

Story Hour is held every Thursday morning at 10:30 am.

Lego Nights are held on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm. No registration is required. Parent supervision is advised.

Senior Citizens play cards every Thursday at 1:30 pm. Everyone is welcome!

Mendon Branch Events


Tuesday, March 10th at 4 pm: March Book Discussion: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens 

Preschool Story Time every Thursday from 10:00-10:30 am. Mark your calendars and come join the fun!


Happy St. Patrick's Day!



St. Henry Branch Events

Preschool Story Hour

Explore the importance and fun of early literacy with your little ones. Preschool Story Hour is every Monday and Tuesday evening from 6:30 to 7:15 pm and Wednesday mornings at 10:00 am. Registrationis required. March 11th is the last session. Spots are limited! 

National Read Across America Day

Stop in the library at any time throughout the day on Monday, March 2nd for a Dr. Suess craft to celebrate National Read Across America Day! No registration required. Crafts will be available all day!

Other Events

Monday and Tuesday Evenings at 6:30 pm: Evening Story Hour for preschoolers ages 3-5.  Registration required!
Wednesdays at 10:00 am:
Morning Story Hour. Registration required! March 11th is the last session!
Monday, March 2:
Dr. Suess Craft for Read Across America Day.  Craft available all day!
Wednesday, March 4 at 9:30 am:
Great Beginnings Book Club: The Tender Land by William Kent Krueger
Thursday, March 19 at 4 pm: Kids Book Club for grades 2-4: The Unteachables by Gordon Kormon
Thursday, March 19 at 6:30 pm: Essential Oils class with Maria Heitkamp. No registration required!

Library Book Clubs

Marion: Tuesday, March 3 at 7 pm: The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah
St. Henry: Wednesday, March 4 at 9:30 am: Great Beginnings Book Club: This Tender Land by William Kent Krueger
Celina: Thursday, March 5 at 7 pm: BYOB Club. Theme: A Book by or About a Refugee
Mendon: Tuesday, March 10 at 4 pm: March Book Discussion: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
Celina: Tuesday, March 17 at 7pm: 
Good Reads Book Discussion: The Oysterville Sewing Circle by Susan Wiggs. Please pre-register by calling 419-586-4442 or email Connie Gray at
St. Henry: Thursday, March 19 at 4 pm: Kids Book Club: The Unteachables by Gordon Kormon 

Mercer County District Library

303 N Main St, Celina, Ohio
United States