September 2016
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Closed for Labor Day
Monday, September 5

The library will be closed all day on Labor Day, but you can still view your account, renew items, and place holds using our
online catalog.

Used Book Sale
Friday, September 30: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday, October 1: 10:00 am-2:00 pm

Don't miss our used book sale sponsored by the Orrville Public Library Friends group. This year the sale will be held in conjunction with the Orrville community yard sales. Donations of clean, used books will be accepted at the library through Saturday, September 24. The Friends will use proceeds from the sale to support special projects and programs that the library could not otherwise afford. For additional information, contact the library at 330-683-1065 or Friends President, Kary Shonk, at 330-682-4101.

Fall Story Times
Registration begins Wednesday, September 7
Story times begin September 19

Mark your calendar now for Fall Story Times! A variety of days and times are offered for children aged 9 months to second grade. Children will be introduced to wonderful stories, finger plays, songs, games, and age-appropriate crafts. Give your child a head start in language-related activities and social interaction with peers. A special art program, Art in the Afternoon, is designed for children in kindergarten, first, and second grade to explore art and books. Registration begins Wednesday, September 7. Story Times begin the week of September 19 and end November 17. Click here for a list of sessions and times or contact the Children's Department for more information: 330-683-1065.

Book Club
Tuesday, September 20: 6:30 pm

Adult book lovers are invited to come to the first Book Club meeting of 2016-2017. We will meet in the library's staff lounge on the lower level of the building. Share what you read over the summer with others and help us choose books to read in the upcoming months! 

Cookbook Club
Thursday, September 29: 6:00 pm

All adults are welcome to join the cookbook club! Stop by the Circulation Desk to pick up a copy of this month's cookbook, "The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook" by Deb Perelman, then bring your favorite dish to share at our meeting. Perelman's philosophy is that cooking should be a pleasure and the results should be delicious every time.  Included in the book are practical "do aheads" and "cooking notes." The group will meet at 6 pm on Thursday, September 29 and tableware will be provided.

Animals with Good Character
Thursday, September 22: 4:30-6 pm

Would you like to learn about good character from some four-legged friends? Orrville Public Library will have a visit from a therapy dog and a therapy mini horse on Thursday, September 22 from 4:30 to 6 pm. In addition, one of our local veterinarians, Dr. Flink, will be on hand to answer questions. Stop by with the whole family to celebrate Character Week with local friends and animals who help others!

Brick Builder Club
Saturday, September 24: 10:30 am

Our Brick Builder Club invites kids ages 8-12 to bring a friend to imagine, create, and build with us. We'll provide the Legos, you provide the imagination! Registration is required for this free program and space is limited. Contact the Children's Department to register: 330-683-1065. 

Did You Know?

Have you tried the new CLEVNET catalog app, Bookmyne? Bookmyne is available for free in the app store for IOS and Android as a replacement for the old CLEVNET catalog app. Bookmyne allows users to search the library's catalog, place holds, and view account information. View this information post from CLEVNET for how to get started or contact the library for assistance.

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