Community Events Guide Pickaway County Library Spring 2023
May 2023 Featured Events For details, visit pickawaylib.org or pickaway.com Tea Tasting Thursday, May 11 at 6PM Main Library, Circleville Join Cristy Renner from Amarissa Woods Tea Shop in Chillicothe to learn a little bit about the process of blending and making tea. Then enjoy samples of several varieties! Stay tuned for more events in our Local Sips series later this year. Zumba Wednesdays, May 17 & 31 at 6PM Main Library, Circleville Bring your friends and participate in a fun, energetic one-hour Zumba workout! Co-led by Zumba instructor Michelle Speakman and library staff member Amy Tippett. Team Trivia Tuesday, May 2 & every first Tuesday 6 PM Thirsty Parrot, 706 S. Washington Street, Circleville Bring your team of experts for three rounds of in-person general trivia while enjoying food and beverages at the Thirsty Parrot. Participants are responsible for the purchase of their own food and drinks. (Fashion, Art, Music & Entertainment) Saturday, May 20, 6:30PM-9:30PM Fashion show - Local art - Live music Dancing - Food Truck - Coffee Bar Candy - Face Painting - Free Admission All ages welcome, adult beverages will be sold. Location: Rhoads Garden Center 1051 State Route 56E, Circleville FAME!
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday May 1 5:30PM Fiber Arts Circle @ PCL-YBL May 2 12PM-6PM Red Cross Blood Drive @ PCL-ML 6PM Live Team Trivia @ Thirsty Parrot, 706 S. Washington St, Circleville 7PM Westfall HS Band Concert @ WHS, 19463 Pherson Pk, Williamsport May 3 9:30AM Walk Along @ Canal Park South, 25500 Canal Road, Circleville 5:30PM Rain Barrel Workshop @ Canal Park North, 23352 Canal Road, Circleville (fees/register pickawaycountyparks.org) May 4 7PM Teays Valley HS Band Concert @ TVHS, 3887 State Route 752, Ashville May 5 10:30AM Reading with Pickles the Guinea Pig @ PCL-ML 3PM Reading with Pickles the Guinea Pig @ PCL-ML May 6 9AM-1PM Friends of the Library Used Book Sale @ PCL-ML 2PM Youth Craft—Art with Stones and Sea Glass @ PCL-ML May 7 May 8 May 9 7PM Book Club for Adults @ PCL-YBL (discussing A Man Called Ove by Fredrick Backman) May 10 May 11 6PM Tea Tasting with Amarissa Woods Tea Shop @ PCL-ML May 12 May 13 7PM Moonlight Bay Concert sponsored by Ted Lewis Museum, CHS Auditorium, 380 Clark Drive, Circleville (tickets at door) May 14 May 15 7PM Teays Valley HS Choral Concert @ TVHS, 3887 State Route 752, Ashville May 16 6:30PM Westfall HS Choir Concert @ WHS, 19463 Pherson Pike, Williamsport May 17 6PM Zumba for Adults @ PCL-ML May 18 1PM Movie Matinee @ PCL-ML 6PM Family Movie Night @ PCL-ML May 19 Saturday, May 20 >>>> 1PM Native American History, Logan Elm Park, St. Rt. 361, Circleville 6PM Boogie on the Blacktop, outdoor concert, 135 E. Main Street, Circleville. Sponsored by Eagles & Visitors Bureau. (Admission $5) May 20 9AM-1PM Friends of the Library Used Book Sale @ PCL-ML 9AM-1PM Master Gardeners Plant Sale @ PCL-ML 1PM Adult Craft— Origami Mobile @ PCLML 4PM Family Movie @ YBL 6:30-9:30PM FAME at Rhoads Garden Center, 1051 SR 56 E, Circleville May 21 May 22 May 23 7PM Grief—the healing process, online parent & caregiver workshop (free) Registration required at cookcenter.info/ PickawayMay23 May 24 7PM Book Club for Adults @ PCL-ML (discussing A Woman Is No Man by Etaf Rum) May 25 May 26 7PM High School Graduation Ceremonies at Circleville, Logan Elm and Teays Valley May 27 10AM-10PM Feast of the Flowering Moon, Yoctangee Park, Chillicothe May 28 Holiday—Library Closed 10AM-6PM Feast of the Flowering Moon, Yoctangee Park, Chillicothe May 29 Holiday—Library Closed May 30 2:30PM Grief Support @ PCL-ML 5PM-7PM Summer Reading Kick-off Party @ PCL-ML May 31 4PM-10PM Deercreek Dam Days, Williamsport, May 31-June 3 6PM Zumba for Adults @ PCL-ML Library-sponsored programs in blue. PCL-ML—Pickaway County Library, Main Library, 1160 N. Court Street, Circleville, 740-477-1644 PCL-YBL—Younkin Branch Library, 51 Long Street, Ashville, OH, 740-983-8856 Hoopla—read, listen, watch with a library card.
JUNE 2023 Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday May 28 Holiday—Library Closed May 29 Holiday—Library Closed Memorial Day Services 8:15AM @ High Street Cemetery, 300 E. High Street, Circleville followed by PARADE (9AM) to Forest Cemetery, 905 N Court St, for 10AM service 11:30AM @ Hitler-Ludwig Cemetery, 1819 HitlerRd1 11AM @ Harrison Township Cemetery, 5001 Union St, S. Bloomfield 1PM @ Heavenly Hills Cemetery, 17554 Little Walnut Rd, Circleville 2PM Reber Hill Cemetery 16810 Winchester Rd, Ashville May 30 5PM-7PM Summer Reading Kick-off Party @ PCL-ML • Featuring Beatles music by the Bill Foley Band • Family fun • Food trucks ($) • Pick up summer reading materials/ suggestions and register to earn prizes! May 31 June 1 10AM Q&A with Alzheimer’s Association @ PCL-ML 2PM Magic/ Comedy with Mark Wood @ PCL-ML 6PM Family Craft: Friendship Bracelet @ PCL-ML June 2 10:30AM Reading With Pickles @ PCL-ML 3PM Reading With Pickles @ PCL-ML First Friday sponsored by Uptown Circleville—shops open late downtown Saturday, June 3 >>>>> 9AM-12PM Farmers Market @ Commercial Point, 9 Belshazzar, Commercial Point 10AM Tracks, Scat & Signs Park Program @ June 3 9AM-1PM Used Book Sale by Friends of Library @ PCL-ML 9:30AM-4:30PM Youth Day—fishing, archery, sporting clays, free food @ Pickaway County Sportsmen, 8100 US 22, Circleville 1PM Youth Craft— Friendship Bracelets @ PCL-ML (Take & Make versions available at PCLYBL & Bookmobile) June 4 7:30AM start until done: Deer Creek Triathlon @ Deer Creek State Park Beach, 14403 Crownover Mill Road, New Holland June 5 10:30AM Preschool Storytime @ PCL-ML 3:30PM-8PM Dungeons & Dragons Character Creation Drop-In Workshop @ PCL-YBL 6PM Understanding Alzheimer’s & Dementia @ PCL-ML June 6 10:30AM Preschool Storytime @ PCL-YBL 10:30AM Wits Workout @ PCL-ML Wholly Habitat (Alley Park) 1PM @ PCL-ML and 3PM @ PCL-YBL June 7 10:30AM Baby/Toddler Storytime @ PCL-ML 11:15AM Sensory Storytime @ PCL-ML 1PM Junior Chef series @ PCL-ML (pre-register) 6PM Walk Along Park Program @ Metzger Preserve, Williamsport 6PM Canning Class @ Rhoads Garden Center, 1051 SR 56E, Circleville (free pre-registration required) June 8 10:30AM Preschool Storytime @ PCL-YBL 6PM Teen/Tween Program—Fireworks Painting @ PCL-ML Logan Elm HS online auction preview June 9 10:30AM Composting Stew Park Program @ Canal Park 5:30PM-8:30PM Nashville Night at Rhoadhouse 56—live music and food truck @ Rhoads Garden Center, 1051 SR 56E, Circleville (free preregistration requested) June 10 1PM-5PM Dungeons & Dragons Play @ PCL-YBL All Day Pride-aRoundtown sponsored by Uptown Circleville PCL-ML = Pickaway County Main Library, 1160 N. Court Street, Circleville, OH 43113 PCL-YBL = Younkin Branch Library, 51 Long Street, Ashville, OH 43103 Library sponsored programs in blue Deercreek Dam Days-May 31-June 3, 123 N. School St, Williamsport—midway, food, free entertainment Fireman’s Old Time Festival—June 9-10, 5PM to 10:30PM, Laurelville
June 11 11:30AM-2:30PM Dog Days in the Garden —dog -friendly vendors, photos and pup snacks. Food truck for humans, Rhoads Garden Center, 1051 SR 56E, Circleville (free preregistration requested) 5PM-8PM Second Sunday Music Series sponsored by Visitors Bureau @ Deer Creek Beach, 14403 Crownover Mill Road, New Holland (5PM Food Truck available, 6PM Music starts, free admission) June 12 10:30AM Preschool Storytime @ PCL-ML 6PM Beatles Singo-Bingo @ PCL-ML June 13 10:30AM Wits Workout @ PCL-ML 1PM Bee Kind @ Slate Run Metro Park, 1375 SR 674, Canal Winchester 7PM Book Club @ PCLYBL—One, Two, Three June 14 10:30AM Baby/Toddler Storytime @ PCL-ML 11:15AM Sensory Storytime @ PCL-ML 1PM Junior Chef series @ PCL-ML (preregistration required) TBD Flag Retirement Ceremony @ American Legion, 23363 US 23 June 15 12PM Community Storytime at Shawnee Grove Apartments, 205 Black Hoof St, Circleville. Bookmobile 12PM-1PM. (Everyone welcome) 1PM Movie Matinee @ PCL-ML 6PM Family Movie Night @ PCL-ML June 16 1PM-4PM Thru the Ages Bridal Gown Show, Mt. Oval, 3601 Emerson Road, Circleville ($5 admission) Also June 17 11AM-4PM Saturday, June 17>>>> 6PM Boogie On The Blacktop with live band, sponsored by Eagles, 135 E. Main St. Circleville ($5 admission) June 17 9AM-12PM Ashville Market @ 200 Walnut St. 9AM-1PM Used Book Sale by Friends of Library @ PCL-ML 1PM Youth Craft— Kindness Rocks @ PCL-ML (Take & Make versions available at PCL-YBL & Bookmobile) 1PM Adult Craft—Flower Votive Holder @ PCL-ML 4PM Family Movie @ PCL -YBL June 18 June 19 Juneteenth Holiday— Library Closed June 20 10:30AM Preschool Storytime @ PCL-YBL June 21 10:30AM Baby/Toddler Storytime @ PCL-ML 11:15AM Sensory Storytime @ PCL-ML June 22 10:30AM Preschool Storytime @ PCL-YBL Registration deadline for Mt. Oval’s Pioneer Camp in July -$15 for grades 4/5 LE’s Pickaway Elementary online auction preview June 23 11AM-12:30PM Friday In The Park @ Ted Lewis Park, N. Court, Circleville 1PM-4PM Bridal Gown Show, Mt. Oval ($5) Dusk (approx. 9PM) Outdoor Movie @ 10 W. Scioto Street, Comm. Pt. June 24 10AM-4PM Thru the Ages Bridal Gown Show, Mt. Oval, 3601 Emerson Road, Circleville ($5 admission) June 25 1PM-5PM Thru the Ages Bridal Gown Show, Mt. Oval, 3601 Emerson Road, Circleville ($5 admission) June 26 10:30AM Preschool Storytime @ PCL-ML June 27 10:30AM Wits Workout @ PCL-ML 1PM Reptile Adventures @ Williamsport Park, 123 N. School Street, Williamsport June 28 10:30AM Baby/Toddler Storytime @ PCL-ML 11:15AM Sensory Storytime @ PCL-ML 1PM Junior Chef series @ PCL-ML (preregistration required) 1PM Painting With Soils Park Program @ Canal Park, 23352 Canal Road 7PM Book Club for Adults @ PCL-ML June 29 1PM Storytime at Canal Park, 23352 Canal Road, Circleville (everyone welcome) LE’s Washington Elementary online auction preview June 30 11AM-12:30PM Friday In The Park presented by the Pickaway County Library @ Ted Lewis Park, 443 N. Court Street, Circleville Ashville Celebration @ 200 Walnut St, Ashville— midway, food, free entertainment July 1 9AM-1PM Used Book Sale by Friends of Library @ PCL-ML 1PM Youth Craft— Friendship Picture Frame @ PCL-ML (Take & Make versions available at PCLYBL & Bookmobile) 5PM-9PM Car Cruise through Downtown Circleville Commercial Point Homecoming-June 14-17, 26 W. Scioto St, Comm. Pt.-midway, food, free entertainment Pickaway County Fair—June 17-24, 415 Lancaster Pike, Circleville —midway, food, livestock shows, entertainment (admission $) Ashville 4th of July Celebration—June 30-July 4
Welcome Center 325 W. Main Street Circleville, OH 43113 740-474-3636 pickaway.com Thank you to the Pickaway County Visitors Bureau for maintaining a community calendar of events where many of these family-friendly events were sourced. Thank you to the community partners who work with the Pickaway County Library to provide family-friendly programs to our community at little or no cost: Floyd E. Younkin Branch Library 51 Long Street, Ashville, Ohio 43103 740-983-8856 Monday & Tuesday ............ 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Thursday ........................... 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Friday & Saturday .............. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. (Closed Sunday & Wednesdays) Main Library 1160 N. Court Street, Circleville, Ohio 43113 740-477-1644 Monday—Thursday ........... 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Friday & Saturday .............. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Sunday ................................ 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. pickawaylib.org Downloadable books and online references are available 24 hours a day at: Pickaway Co. Family YMCA