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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

January-March
Closed

For group tours call:

419-625-3834


UPCOMING CLOSING
Monday, May 27
Memorial Day






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Click here for our STORYTIMES:  Babies and Books; Toddler Tales; Family Storytime; Story Stop; and STEAM Storytime, and for Play. Learn. Grow.


To register for a program you can stop by the Children's Services Desk, call the Library at 419-625-3834 and press O, or click our Events Calendar image in the upper right corner of this page.

 

MARCH:

BABIES AND BOOKS (suggested for newborn-18 months)
Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m.  |  March 19, 26, April 2, 9, 16

FAMILY STORYTIME (suggested for ages 2 years and up)
Tuesdays at 6:15 p.m.
  |  March 19, 26, April 2, 9, 16

TODDLER TALES (suggested for ages 18 months-3 years)
Wednesdays at 10:15 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.   | March 20, 27, April 3, 10, 17

STORY STOP(suggested for ages 3-6 years)
Wednesdays at 11:15 a.m.  | March 20, 27, April 3, 10, 17

PLAY. LEARN. GROW.
Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.  |  March 21, 28, April 4, 11

Moms, Dads, Grandparents, and Caregivers! This five-week program is all about PLAY! Children birth-3 years (siblings up to age 5 are welcome) and their caregivers will have an opportunity to play with a variety of age-appropriate toys.  Also, each week a different local child development and health professional will be on hand as a great resource. Registration is requested.

FREE FAMILY MOVIE:  THE CAT IN THE HAT
Saturday, March 23, at 2:30 p.m.

Universal Pictures, 2003; 1 hr., 22 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. 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.

GAME ON!
Tuesday, March 26, at 4:00 p.m.

Drop in and play a few of your favorite classic board games. (suggested for ages 6 years and up)

STEAM STORYTIME (suggested for ages 3-10 years and homeschoolers)
Wednesdays at 1:30 p.m.  | March 27, April 3, 24

APRIL:

JACK AND ANNIE CLUB:  TIGERS
Tuesday, April 2, from 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Join Jack and Annie from the Magic Tree House series for crafts and activities related to the books. (suggested for ages 6-12 years)

BABIES AND BOOKS (suggested for newborn-18 months)
Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m.  |  April 2, 9, 16

FAMILY STORYTIME (suggested for ages 2 years and up)
Tuesdays at 6:15 p.m.
  |  April 2, 9, 16

TODDLER TALES (suggested for ages 18 months-3 years)
Wednesdays at 10:15 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.  |  April 3, 10, 17

STORY STOP(suggested for ages 3-6 years)
Wednesdays at 11:15 a.m.  |  April 3, 10, 17

STEAM STORYTIME (suggested for ages 3-10 years and homeschoolers)
Wednesdays at 1:30 p.m.  |  April 3, 24

CONSTRUCTION ZONE
Tuesday, April 9, from 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Join us to build with Legos, K’Nex, and more! (suggested for ages 6-12 years)

FREE FAMILY MOVOE:  SMALLFOOT

Saturday, April 13, at 2:30 p.m.
Warner Animation Group, 2018; 1 hr., 36 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.

TAKE AND MAKE CRAFT: SPRING CRAFTS
April 15-29

Stop by Children’s Services and pick up a surprise craft to take home! (all ages)

MUSEUM IN A BOX
Tuesday, April 16, at 4:00 p.m.

Learn about early Ohio history by exploring photographs and artifacts from the Ohio History Connection and the Follett House Museum. (suggested for school-age children)

GAME ON!
Tuesday, April 23, at 4:00 p.m.

Drop in and play a few of your favorite classic board games. (suggested for ages 6 years and up)

 

IMAGINATION LIBRARY

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a 60-volume set of books beginning  with the children’s classic book The Little Engine That Could™. Each month a new, carefully selected book will be mailed in your child’s name directly to your home. Best of all it is a FREE GIFT! Thanks to funding from the Kiwanis Club of Sandusky, in partnership with the Sandusky Library, the Erie County Community Foundation, United Way of Erie County, and The Michelle Wightman/Karrie Wieber Charitable Foundation, there is no cost to you.

Click Here for the Registration Form and for more information.  You may print the Registration Form and bring it to the Library or you can register online at www.imaginationlibrary.com.


  For a complete listing of toys, please click on the TOYbrary graphic above to view the online catalog.



Sandusky Library was designated a Family Place Library in September 2015. Click on the image for more information about Family Place Libraries.




Children's Internet Protection Act and Social Networks

Click here to view the publication Keeping Kids Safer on the Internet.  This publication gives parents and guardians the information that they need to talk to their children about issues like cyberbullying, social networking sites (like Facebook), inappropriate online content, violence online, and hate speech. Library staff encourages parents and guardians to review this information with their children.


APPS FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD

Click here to download the handout