Summer reading registration for children, young adults and adults continues. Prizes include coupons and gift cards donated by the Friends of the Library! Check with the Main Library, the Younkin Branch, Bookmobile or Storytime On Wheels for details!

For the Independence Day holiday, the Main and Branch libraries will be closed on Tuesday, July 4. Have a safe holiday!

The Main Library and the Younkin Branch are open until 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday during the summer. Both library locations are closed on Sundays from Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Here are the events coming up at the Pickaway County District Public Library in July:

Youth Programs at Main Library, Circleville:

Preschool Storytime (ages 3 to 5 years): every Monday, 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Youth Craft (ages 6 and older): every Monday, 1 PM to 2 PM

July 3: Paint Chip City

July 10: Bird Feeder

July 17: Planter

July 24: Painted Bottle Craft

Baby/Toddler Storytime (birth to age 3): every Wednesday, 10:30 AM to 11 AM

Special Presenters for Youth: every Wednesday, 1 PM to 2 PM

July 5: Bubbles & Ice Cream

July 12: Newport Aquarium African Penguin

July 19: Super Hero Friendship

July 26: Summer Reading Wrap-Up Party

 

Teen & Adult Programs at Main Library, Circleville:

Teen Tuesday (grades 6-12): every Tuesday, 5 PM to 7 PM

July 4: Closed for holiday; Enjoy Independence Day!

July 11: Diet Coke & Mentos

July 18: Rabbits

July 25: National Video Game Day

Movie Matinee: The Zookeeper’s Wife (PG-13): Thursday, July 20, 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM

Make & Take Craft—Magnetic Boards: Saturday, July 8, 1 PM to 3 PM

Book Club for Adults—The Wonder by Emma Donoghue: Wed, July 26, 7-8 PM

Blood Drive for American Red Cross: Wed, July 26, 1 PM to 7 PM (appointments 800-733-2767)

Getting Started Canning: Thurs, July 27, 5:30 PM to 8 PM (register online or at 740-477-1644 x227)

 

All-Age Events at Main Library, Circleville:

Scavenger Hunt: through July 29 in Downtown Circleville, details at Main Library Information Desk

Repurposed Book Art: through July 29, create your masterpiece at home & bring it to the library for display

Friends of the Library Used Book Sale: Sat, July 1 ($5/bag sale), and Sat. July 15, 9 AM to 3 PM, Main Library garage

Siege The Castle – catapult making, Wed, July 5, 2PM to 4 PM

Newport Aquarium African Penguin: Wed, July 12, 1PM to 2PM

Family Movie Night: Batman Lego Movie (PG): Thursday, July 20, 6 PM to 7:30 PM

 

Younkin Branch Library Programs, Ashville:

Color Alive (all ages): every Monday, 4 PM to 5:45 PM

Preschool Storytime (ages 3 to 5 years): every Tuesday, 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Special Presenters for Youth: every Wednesday, 3 PM to 4 PM

July 5: no program – Enjoy the Ashville 4th of July Festival

July 12: Newport Aquarium African Penguin

July 19: Naturalist Lauren Metcalf

July 26: Summer Reading Wrap-Up Party

Repurposed Book Art: through July 29, create your masterpiece at home & bring it to the library for display

Make & Take Craft (teens & adults): Sat, July 22, 2:30 PM to 4 PM

 

Library Events at locations throughout Pickaway County:

Friday In The Park hosted by Pickaway County Library, Fri, July 14, Ted Lewis Park, Circleville, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Storytime On Wheels—stories, songs, crafts & prizes throughout Pickaway County (ages 3 to 9 & their caregivers):

Mon, July 3: Salem United Methodist Church in Meade, 10:45 AM to 11:45 AM (also July 17)

Wed, July 5: Williamsport United Methodist Church, Williamsport, 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM (also July 19)

Tues, July 11: Five Points Community Building, Five Points, 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM (also July 25)

Tues, July 11: Darby Township Building, Derby, 12 PM to 1 PM (also July 25)

Wed, July 12: Marcy’s Trinity Church, Marcy, 10:45 AM to 11:45 AM (also July 26)

Tues, July 18: Commercial Point Men’s Club, Commercial Pt, 10:45 AM to 11:45 PM

Storytime On Wheels also visits four daycare centers.

Bookmobile:

The Bookmobile visits 45 stops around the county and allows patrons of all ages to register for prizes at the stops every two weeks. Bookmobile stops include Williamsport, Darbyville, New Holland, South Bloomfield, Tarlton, Atlanta, Commercial Point, Southern Point, Orient, Derby, Clark’s Lake, Five Points, Circleville area and many more. Schedules of exact times and locations are available at any library location or at www.pickawaylib.org.

 

ALL LIBRARY PROGRAMS ARE FREE!

Visit the Web site for the most up-to-date information: www.pickawaylib.org

Pickaway County District Public Library, 1160 N. Court Street, Circleville, OH 43113; Phone: 740-477-1644

Floyd E. Younkin Branch, 51 Long Street, Ashville, OH 43103; Phone 740-983-8856

The mission of the Pickaway County District Public Library is to provide information and services to engage, educate, entertain and enrich our community.