60 South Main Street Mechanicsburg, Ohio 43044 (937) 834-2004 [email protected] https://www.mechanicsburg.lib.oh.us/
Opening hours: Monday – Friday: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Saturday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Sunday: Closed
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.: Dr. Seuss Party Ages Kindergarten – 5th Grade. Thing 1 or Thing 2? Am I? Come celebrate the life and works of Dr. Seuss! There will be Dr. Seuss trivia, character research and discovery, crafts and coloring pages! We’ll also have a grand prize book pack for kids to win! Each child can enter up to three times: visit the library, complete the Dr. Seuss quiz, complete the search, and search for Seuss characters. The winner will be chosen on March 2!
Wednesdays March 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2022 from 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.: story time for 2 to 5 year olds. These programs aim to support early group learning. Join us for a mix of stories and activities that provide enjoyable opportunities for children to practice skills that prepare them for reading. Light snacks will be served. Donations of nutritional snacks are appreciated.
Wednesday March 2, 2022 from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.: Quilt Guild All Ages. Bring your sewing machine and work on a project while exchanging quilting ideas and tips!
Tuesday, March 8, 2022 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.: Shamrock Fringe door hanger 18 years and over. Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, create this easy DIY shamrock with fringe. Perfect for your walls or your front door, it’s a simple and festive project.
Thursday March 10, 2022 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.: Lego Club 5 to 12 years old. Imagine. Build it. Legos and K’nex will be provided. Donations of new Legos or money to purchase additional Legos are welcome.
Monday March 14, 2022 from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.: Explorers Club 6 years old (kindergarten) – 5th year. The Explorer’s Club meets the second Monday of each month from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Each month we will explore a different topic. In February, we will explore the History of Baseball!
Thursday, March 17, 2022 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Shamrock Fringe door hanger 18 years and over. Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, create this easy DIY shamrock with fringe. Perfect for your walls or your front door, it’s a simple and festive project.
Friday March 25, 2022 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Book Chatter @ Simple Comforts 18 years and over. Join us at Simple Comforts to talk about BOOKS! Either what you are currently reading or a favorite book!
Tuesday, March 29, 2022 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.: Riddles Trivia All Ages. Come see if you can crack these tricky riddles!
Thursday March 31, 2022 from 3 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.: Drawing with the Masters 16 years and over. Come make a masterpiece with Lisa Ware!
Thursday March 31, 2022 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.: Drawing with the Masters of All Ages. Come make a masterpiece with Lisa Ware!
COVID-19 tests at home! The Mechanicsburg Public Library no longer has a COVID test. We’ll post on social media and our website when we have more! Visit our website https://www.mechanicsburg.lib.oh.us/ or call 937-834-2004 for updated information!
Bean pile! Register now! Download the Beanstack Tracker app or visit www.mechanicsburgohlibrary.beanstack.com. Complete your goal!
Click & Collect service at the curb! A service through the SEO Libraries app. Curbside Click & Collect is an easy way to pick up items on hold through curbside service. Look for the Click & Collect button in the Holds section of your app. You can start the process for eligible items and notify us of your arrival at the library via the app – no phone call required! Visit our website https://www.mechanicsburg.lib.oh.us/ or call 937-834-2004 for more information!
Digitization of Mechanicsburg High School Yearbooks The Mechanicsburg Public Library is pleased to announce that select Mechanicsburg High School yearbooks have been digitized and are now available anywhere on a website, at the library on DVDs and USB drives, and available on DVD and USB keys. Visit https://mechanicsburglibrary.wixsite.com/yearbooks to view and search selected yearbooks from 1954 to 1987. Parts of 1990-2021 are coming soon!
Friends of the Library. Everyone is invited to join the Friends of the Library at one of our meetings held on the third Tuesday of each month at 5:00 p.m. in the meeting room. For more information, visit our website or call (937) 834-2004.
Help with homework! All ages! The Mechanicsburg Public Library will be offering HOMEWORK HELP for all ages! This service is free ! Visit our website https://www.mechanicsburg.lib.oh.us/ or call 937-834-2004 for more information!
Hoopla Digital Hoopla Digital is a service that includes instant access to over 500,000 e-books, audiobooks, comics, streaming videos (movies and TV shows), and streaming music. Mechanicsburg customers can borrow 10 items per month. Download the Hoopla Digital app or visit the Hoopla website to create an account with your library card! If you don’t have a library card, you can get a digital card online. Hoopla is also compatible with Apple TV, Fire TV, Chromecast and Roku. Please call or drop by the library if you have any questions about Hoopla.
The Mechanicsburg Public Library is pleased to announce its Mobile Wi-Fi Hotspot Loaner Program which will help make information more accessible to members of the community. The Mobile Hotspot lending collection offers patrons greater Internet access away from the library. Hotspots can be viewed for two weeks (14 days) by customers aged 18 and over. To request an access point, please call or drop by the library.
Northstar Digital Literacy Training Northstar Digital Literacy Training is now available at the Mechanicsburg Public Library! Training topics include essential computer skills, essential software skills, and using technology in daily life. Visit https://www.digitalliteracyassessment.org/launch-from/13401-KZZ2-mechanicsburg-public-library-oh0140 to create an account. Call the library at 937-834-2004 to register for a proctored assessment and get a certificate you can show to potential employers.
Wireless printing! We are happy to announce that we have installed Pinch, a wireless document! Visit our website https://www.mechanicsburg.lib.oh.us/ or call 937-834-2004 for more information!