Just a quick reminder about some special hours around the Easter holiday: Friday, March 30, Main Library open 10 AM to 3 PM; and Sunday, April 1, both library locations will be closed for Easter.

Here’s what is coming up at the Pickaway County Library in April:

All-Age Events at Main Library, Circleville:

One Book, One Community Event: Health Secrets: Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Crites-Hannan Park, 1230 Pontius Road, Circleville

Board Game Night: Wednesday, April 18, 5 PM to 8 PM

Kids Club/Family Movie Night: The Greatest Showman (rated PG): Thursday, April 19, 6 PM to 7:45 PM

International Tabletop Games Day: Saturday, April 28, 10 AM to 6 PM (co-sponsored by the Circleville Boardgame Group)


Teen & Adult Programs at Main Library, Circleville:

Discover Ohio State Parks: Saturday, April 7, 2 PM to 3 PM

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

April 3: DIY Seed Paper

April 10: Game Night

April 17: Distracted Driving Simulation

April 24: Constellation Jars

Saving Money, Eating Healthy – a 3-session series for SNAP-eligible adults; Tuesdays 1-2PM, April 10, April 17, April 24; registration required at 740-474-7534.

A Matter Of Balance – an 8-session series for older adults; co-presented with the YMCA, OSU Extension, COAAA & Berger Health: Wednesdays & Fridays 1-3PM from April 11 through May 4; registration required at 740-474-7534

Make & Take Craft: DIY Chia Pet: Saturday, April 14, 3 PM to 5 PM, register at 740-477-1644 x 227

Ghosts and Hauntings and Paranormal … Oh My!: presented by Ohio Paranormal Investigation Network, Monday, April 16, 6 PM to 7:30 PM

Resume & Cover Letter Workshop: Tuesday, April 17, 10 AM to 12 PM (presented by OhioMeansJobs – Pickaway County)

Distracted Driving Simulation: presented by local law enforcement, includes hands-on demonstrations, Tuesday, April 17, 5 PM to 7 PM

Movie Matinee: The Greatest Showman (rated PG): Thursday, April 19, 1:30 PM to 3:15 PM

Writer’s Workshop: Self-Publishing vs. Big Publisher: Saturday, April 21 at 1 PM to 2 PM POSTPONED

Blood Drive: Tuesday, April 24, 12 PM-6 PM (Make an appointment at 1-800-733-2767)

Dungeons & Dragons: On The Table Training: Wednesday, April 25, 5 PM to 8 PM

Book Club for Adults: “Olive Kitteridge” by Elizabeth Strout, Wednesday, April 25 at 7 PM


Youth Programs at Main Library, Circleville:

Kids Club (grades 1-5): every Thursday, 6PM

April 5: Art – Surrealism

April 12: Science – Egg Drop Challenge

April 19: Movie – The Greatest Showman, rated PG, 6 PM to 7:45 PM

April 26: Math – Texo Architecture

Youth Craft: Rainy-Day Window: Saturday, April 7, 1PM to 2PM, registration required at 740-477-1644 x 236

Preschool Storytime: Mondays at 10:30AM

OCU Tutoring (grades K thru 5): Tuesdays from 3PM to 6:30PM (appointments available other days by calling 740-477-1644 x 236)

Baby/Toddler Storytime: Wednesdays at 10:30AM

Youth Craft: Bee-Utiful Tissue Paper: Saturday, April 21, 1PM to 2PM, registration required at 740-477-1644 x 236


Younkin Branch Library Programs, Ashville:

Ukulele Jam: Monday, April 2, 6PM to 8PM

Storytime: Tuesdays at 10:30AM (babies through preschoolers and their caregivers)

Board Game Night: Wednesday, April 11, 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Family Movie Matinee: Justice League (rated PG-13): Saturday, April 14, 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Make & Take Craft: Etching Mason Jars: Saturday, April 28, 2:30 PM to 4 PM (teens and adults)


Computer Classes, registration required, call 740-477-1644 x 227 or go online:

MS PowerPoint: Thursday, April 5, 10 AM-12 PM

Intermediate Excel 2013: Thursday, April 12, 10 AM-12 PM

MS Publisher: Thursday, April 19, 10 AM-12 PM

Windows Movie Maker: Saturday, April 21, 10 AM-12 PM

Intermediate Computing: Thursday, April 26, 10 AM-12 PM

One-On-One Computer Instruction is available by appointment.


The Bookmobile visits 38 stops around the county. Materials available on the Bookmobile include books for all ages, movies and music. Other materials available by request. Bookmobile stops include Williamsport, Darbyville, New Holland, South Bloomfield, Tarlton, Commercial Point, Orient, Ashville area and Circleville area. Schedules of exact times and locations are available at any library location or at www.pickawaylib.org.

Everyone is welcome at the library’s programs, which are free to attend.

For a complete list of programs, visit www.pickawaylib.org. The library is also on FaceBook and Twitter!