(February 26, 2014) The presidential election of 1864 was fraught with peril for the Union cause. The North was weary of war and the Union armies seemed mired in stalemate with their Confederate foes. Lincoln’s Democratic opponent was the popular General George McClellan, and the President was faced with a revolt inside his own party. Join us Tuesday, March 4, at 7:00 pm, as Professor Leslie Heaphy presents an interesting and informative talk on this often-overlooked facet of Civil War history. This program is one of several the Library has scheduled to complement the traveling exhibit Ohio and the Civil War: 150 Years Later hosted by the library through March 26.
(February 12, 2014) Calling all parents and caregivers! Are you developing a serious case of "cabin fever" from staying inside due to all the ice and snow this winter? Here is a chance to get out and do something fun with your toddler. Our Family Fun Special "Music in Motion" is an interactive program for toddlers 16 to 36 months old and their parents or caregivers. Come and join Miss Karla for music, motion and fun on Friday morning, February 28 from 10:30-11:15. Space is limited so call 330-868-4101 to sign up!
(February 11, 2014) The library is pleased to announce that it will host the traveling exhibit Ohio and the Civil War: 150 Years Later here at the library from Saturday, February 22 through Wednesday, March 26. This is the exhibit's only stop in our area and we have scheduled of interesting programs about the Civil War for each week of the exhibit's run. Everyone is invited to the opening programs and reception on Saturday, February 22, beginning at 1:00 with refreshments and live period music. Visit the Ohio and the Civil War page for a complete list of programs.
(February 10, 2014) The library is accepting applications for a part-time Library Associate I in the Youth Services Department. The job announcement, complete job description, and application form are posted on the Employment Opportunities page and at the service desks in the library. The library will accept applications through Monday, February 24, 2014.