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Sandusky Library
114 W. Adams St.
Sandusky, Ohio 44870
PH: 419-625-3834

Library Hours

Monday - Wednesday
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Thursday - Friday
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sunday
Closed

Follett House Museum Hours

September-December
Saturday: 12:00-4:00 p.m.

For group tours call:

419-625-3834


UPCOMING CLOSINGS
Wednesday, November 21
Thanksgiving Eve - Close at 5:00


Thursday, November 22
Thanksgiving Day


Monday, December 24
Christmas Eve


Tuesday, December 25
Christmas Day


Monday, December 31
New Year's Eve - Close at 5:00


Tuesday, January 1
New Year's Day






    

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The Library has a Digital Media Studio, which includes a Sound Recording Studio, Visual Recording Studio (with green screen), and an Editing Studio for adults 18 years or older or minors accompanied by an adult. 

We also offer free computer/Internet basic classes, MS Office, MAC software classes (Photoshop, GarageBand, and iMovie) and slide and VHS/Beta conversion equipment.   Classes are offered monthly and one-on-on sessions may be scheduled as well.  CLICK HERE to view more information about the Digital Media Studio and for the class schedule. 

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USE OUR DIGITAL MEDIA STUDIO FOR YOUR SKYPE JOB INTERVIEW

You can now book the Sound Recording Studio in our Digital Media Studio for your Skype job interview. This is a private room with a computer that has Skype loaded and ready to go. We can help you create a Skype account and show you how to use it. To schedule an appointment, call the Library at 419-625-3834.

 

NOVEMBER:

PHOTOSHOP (suggested for ages 18 years and up) 
Monday, November 19, at 10:30 a.m.

Learn the basic components of Adobe Photoshop, including how to edit an image, color correction, layers, and more for graphic design. After completion of this class and tour, you will be eligible to schedule time to use the Visual Recording Studio and Editing Studio.  Registration is required as class size is limited to 4. If you do not arrive within 10 minutes of the start of the class, your spot may be given to a walk-in.

BOOK DISCUSSION:  JANE ERYE BY CHARLOTTE BRONTE
Monday, November 19, at 6:00 p.m.

Sandy Zagarell, Oberlin College, discussion leader
A classic coming of age story. The novel was revolutionary in its day for its examination of the internal conflict of its protagonist and for the way in which it addressed the themes of class, sexuality, and religion in the mid-19th century. Stop by Readers’ Advisory to pick up a copy of the book or audio-book. Some titles are available as an eBook. It is not necessary to read the book to attend.

BROWN BAG LUNCH:  WORLD WAR I TECHNOLOGY
Tuesday, November 20, at 12:00 p.m.

Jon Carver, retired History teacher, presenter
This program will highlight some of the major technological advances made during World War I and how they impacted the fighting and the outcome of the War.

LYNDA.COM CLASS
Tuesday, November 20, at 6:00 p.m.

Learn the many features and resources available online for technology, business, and creative skills with Lynda.com. It’s all FREE with a library card at the Library, at home, or anywhere with an internet connection.

FOLLETT HOUSE MUSEUM HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE
Wednesday, November 21, from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Friday, November 23, from 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Join us at the Follett House Museum for one of Sandusky’s treasured traditions. The Museum will be decorated in all its holiday splendor and refreshments will be served. There will be live entertainment provided by the Eric Everett Jazz Ensemble on Friday night.

TECH TUTOR
Thursdays, November 22, 29 from 2:30-4:00 p.m.

If you have a computer, laptop, phone or device, we are here to help you learn more about them!
Bring your device with you, and drop by for a quick session with one of our Tech Tutors. Don’t forget to bring your login and password info for the device. Tech Tutor is held every Thursday, every month. One-on-One appointments are also available by calling the Library at 419-625-3834.  (Unfortunately, our Tech Tutors cannot help you diagnose or repair software or hardware errors, nor are they able to help with programming or advanced applications such as AutoCAD, etc.)


KNIT ONE, CROCHET, TOO!:  PLANNED POOLING YARN

Thursday, November 29, at 10:30 a.m.
Join the company of other knitters and crocheters. New to the craft?  We'll help you learn!

DECEMBER:

FOLLETT HOUSE MUSEUM OPEN FOR THE OLD HOUSE GUILD CANDLELIGHT TOUR OF HOMES
Sunday, December 2, and Monday, December 3, from 6:00-9:00 p.m.

This is another opportunity to visit the Follett House Museum in the evening and decorated for the holidays. You can also purchase Tour of Homes tickets here both nights of the tour.There is no charge (or ticket needed) to visit the Museum.

PHOTOSHOP 2 (suggested for ages 18 years and up)   
Monday, December 3, at 6:00 p.m.

Dig a little deeper into Photoshop by learning to use different selection tools, layer masks, and more. Prerequisite: You must have taken Photoshop. Registration is required as class size is limited to 4. If you do not arrive within 10 minutes of the start of the class, your spot may be given to a walk-in.

LYNDA.COM CLASS
Tuesday, December 4, at 2:30 p.m.

Learn the many features and resources available online for technology, business, and creative skills with Lynda.com. It’s all FREE with a library card at the Library, at home, or anywhere with an internet connection.

FREE FAMILY MOVIE:  SHERLOCK GNOMES

Saturday, December 8, at 2:30 p.m.

MGM/Paramount Studios, 2018; 1 hr., 26 mins. Rated PG.

Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks, and blankets! (MPAA RATING: PG - Parental Guidance Suggested. Some material may not be suitable for children. May contain some material parents might not like for their young children.)

BOOK DISCUSSION:  STRENGTH IN WHAT REMAINS BY TRACY KIDDER
Monday, December 10, at 6:00 p.m
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Dennis McMullen and David Swaldo, Sandusky Library, discussion leaders
This is the story of one man’s inspiring journey from Burundi, Africa to America after surviving a civil war and genocide. After landing at JFK airport with $200, no English, and no contacts, Deo searches for a new life. He begins to meet strangers who change his life, pointing him eventually in the direction of Columbia University, medical school, and a life devoted to healing. Stop by Readers’ Advisory to pick up a copy of the book or audio-book. Some titles are available as an eBook. It is not necessary to read the book to attend.


KNIT ONE, CROCHET, TOO!:  HOLIDAY BASKETS
Tuesday, December 11, at 6:30 p.m.

Join the company of other knitters and crocheters. New to the craft?  We'll help you learn!

BROWN BAG LUNCH:  WINTER ACTIVITIES ON THE LAKE
Tuesday, December 18, at 12:00 p.m.

Doug Hulett, Curator, The Maritime Museum of Sandusky, presenter
Learn about the historical activities that happened in Sandusky on Lake Erie during the winter, including ice harvesting, ice fishing, and commercial fishing. This program is funded with a grant from The Mylander Foundation.


KNIT ONE, CROCHET, TOO!:  HOLIDAY BASKETS

Thursday, December 27, at 10:30 a.m.
Join the company of other knitters and crocheters. New to the craft?  We'll help you learn!