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Celina Library Events

Crafts and Family Gift Basket Giveaway

Join the holiday excitement in downtown Celina for Midnight Gladness this Friday, December 4th! Stop in the library to pick up a craft kit for the family and enter to win a Christmas basket! The winner of the basket will be drawn on December 11th

Adults: Holiday Personalized Wood Sign - Register online beginning December 9th.

Other Events

Thursday, December 3rd at 6:30 pm via Zoom: BYOB Club Theme: Favorite Holiday Book
Tuesday, December 15th at 6:30 pm via Zoom: Good Reads: The Christmas Joy Ride by Melody Carlson
Contact Connie at connieg@mercerlibrary.org if you would like to join in on the Zoom meetings. 

Due to the current COVID pandemic, Rooster storytime will only be on Thursday mornings at 10:30 am with Ms.Amy and Ms.Bink via Facebook live. Tune in so we can give your kiddos live shoutouts! You can find past storytimes on our YouTube channel.

Marion (Chickasaw) Branch Events

Winter Reading Giveaway

Enter our "Winter Reading Giveaway" December 21st thru January 18th for a chance to win a prize!   
* Kids - every 5 books = an entry in the drawing. 
* Adults - every check out = an entry in the drawing. 
Stop in or use curbside pickup.

December's Take & Make craft bags will be a "red-nosed reindeer". These will be available for pickup beginning December 1st thru the 19th or while supplies last.

Mendon Branch Events

Tuesday, December 8th at 4 pm: Outdoor book discussion of An Island Christmas by Nancy Thayer. Please bring your own lawn chair.

Between December 1st through the 23rd pick up one of our reindeer ornament Take & Make craft.

St.Henry Branch Events

Christmas Ornament Craft

Beginning Monday, December 14th, all ages are welcome to pick up supplies for a Christmas Ornament craft. This is on a first come first serve basis while supplies last. There is no registration or fee.

Grab-N-Go's with the Story Time Pros!

Read-N-Go's with the Story Time Pros welcomes all kids in Preschool and younger to stop in and pick up a Read-N-Go Bag!  Each bag will include two books and other fun surprises! 

Get Reading for the January Book Clubs

Monday, January 6th: Great Beginnings Book Club: A Mitford Christmas Story by Jan Karon. The location and time is to be determined at this point.
Thursday, January 21st at 4 pm via Zoom: Kids Book Club Meeting: A Boy Called Christmas by Matt Haig

Book Clubs

- Celina: Thursday, December 3rd at 6:30 pm via Zoom: BYOB Club Theme: Favorite Holiday Book
- Mendon: Tuesday, December 8th at 4 pm: An Island Christmas by Nancy Thayer. Discussion will be weather permitting so bring your own lawn chair.
- Celina: Tuesday, December 15th at 6:30 pm via Zoom: Good Reads: The Christmas Joy Ride by Melody Carlson
- Monday, January 6th: Great Beginnings Book Club: A Mitford Christmas Story by Jan Karon

Other Resources

  • 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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