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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 (June-Sept)
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Saturday (Oct-May)
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sunday
Closed

Follett House Museum Hours

June, July, August

Wednesday & Friday
12:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Saturday
10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

For group tours call:

419-625-3834


UPCOMING CLOSING
Independence Day
Monday, July 4




Programs

Click here for our Babies and Books; Toddler Tales; Story Stop; and Shake, Rattle & Read Storytimes.


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.

            Click on the above image for information about Summer Reading!

JUNE:


EAT. PLAY. GROW.
Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.  | June 23, 30, July 14, 21, 28
Moms, Dads, Grandparents, and Caregivers!
This program is designed to teach healthy lifestyle habits at an early age. Each week will feature a story, fun physical activity, craft, and a healthy snack. Registration is required. Transportation to this program is provided free of charge on the SPARC bus route. Eat. Play. Grow.™ is endorsed by Family Place Libraries™. The Library was awarded an LSTA grant for this program. (suggested for ages birth-6 years).

HI-TECH TWEENS AND TEENS (10-16 years)
Thursdays at 2:30 p.m.

June 23: 3D Coloring


FAMILY FUN SATURDAY:  FOOTBALL FRENZY WITH OSU SUPERFAN JON "BIG NUT" PETERS

Saturday, June 25, at 10:30 a.m.

Bring the entire family and have a party all summer long!  Registration is required.

 

CITY OF SANDUSKY SUMMER PLAYGROUND PROGRAM
Monday, July 27, from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Farwell Park

The City of Sandusky Recreation Department hosts a summer playground program. During snack time (from 9:30-10:00 a.m.) Library staff will read a story.             

iMAKE MONDAY
Monday, June 27

11:00-12:30 for ages 7-12

4:00-5:30 for ages 13 and up
Stop by the Digital Media Studio and learn more about the iMac, GarageBand, iMovie, and iPhoto. This will be a great time when learning is fun! (suggested for ages 9-18 years)

MIGHTY MOVERS (3-6 years)
Monday at 1:30 p.m. or Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.

June 27/28: Fairytale Olympics

SUPERSTARS (6-10 years)
Wednesday at 2:30 p.m.

June 29: Eating Fruits and Veggies, Donna Green, OSU Ext.

HI-TECH TWEENS AND TEENS (10-16 years)
Thursday at 2:30 p.m.

June 30: Design Your Own Board Game


JULY:

FAMILY FUN SATURDAY:  FAMILY DANCE PARTY WITH LINDA LEE DANCE STUDIO
Friday, July 2, at 10:30 a.m.

Bring the entire family and have a party all summer long!  Registration is required.

FAMILY FUN SATURDAY:  JUST. KEEP. MOVING. WITH TIM DORSEY
Saturday, July 9, at 10:30 a.m.

Bring the entire family and have a party all summer long!  Registration is required.

CITY OF SANDUSKY SUMMER PLAYGROUND PROGRAM
Monday, July 11, from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.. at Foxborough Park

The City of Sandusky Recreation Department hosts a summer playground program. During snack time (from 9:30-10:00 a.m.) Library staff will read a story.

iMAKE MONDAY
Monday, July 11

11:00-12:30 for ages 7-12

4:00-5:30 for ages 13 and up
Stop by the Digital Media Studio and learn more about the iMac, GarageBand, iMovie, and iPhoto. This will be a great time when learning is fun! (suggested for ages 9-18 years)

MIGHTY MOVERS (3-6 years)
Monday at 1:30 p.m. or Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.

July 11/12: Kids’ Kitchen

SUPERSTARS (6-10 years)
Wednesday at 2:30 p.m.

July 13: BINGO!

HI-TECH TWEENS AND TEENS (10-16 years)
Thursday at 2:30 p.m.

July 14: Phone Fun

EAT. PLAY. GROW.
Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.  | July 14, 21, 28
Moms, Dads, Grandparents, and Caregivers!
This program is designed to teach healthy lifestyle habits at an early age. Each week will feature a story, fun physical activity, craft, and a healthy snack. Registration is required. Transportation to this program is provided free of charge on the SPARC bus route. Eat. Play. Grow.™ is endorsed by Family Place Libraries™. The Library was awarded an LSTA grant for this program. (suggested for ages birth-6 years).

BATTLE OF THE BOOKS:  JOIN TEAM SANDUSKY LIBRARY

Informational Meeting:  Thursday, July 14, at 2:30 p.m.

The Erie County libraries are building teams this summer to compete in a Regional Battle on Saturday, September 24. If you want to join Team Sandusky Library, plan to attend the Informational Meetings. Practice sessions will be held before the Regional Battle. Battle of the Books is a literary trivia competition for students entering grades 4-7, with all the questions derived from eight pre-selected books for tweens. For more information about joining Team Sandusky Library, call or stop by the Children’s Services Desk

FAMILY FUN SATURDAY:  FAMILY YOGA WITH SHARON LICHTCSIEN
Saturday, July 16 | 10:30-11:00 (ages 2-9); 11:00-11:45 (ages 10 and up)

Bring the entire family and have a party all summer long!  Please bring a towel.
Registration is required.

CITY OF SANDUSKY SUMMER PLAYGROUND PROGRAM
Monday, July 18, from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Lions Park

The City of Sandusky Recreation Department hosts a summer playground program. During snack time (from 9:30-10:00 a.m.) Library staff will read a story.

iMAKE MONDAY
Monday, July 18

11:00-12:30 for ages 7-12

4:00-5:30 for ages 13 and up
Stop by the Digital Media Studio and learn more about the iMac, GarageBand, iMovie, and iPhoto. This will be a great time when learning is fun! (suggested for ages 9-18 years)

MIGHTY MOVERS (3-6 years)
Monday at 1:30 p.m. or Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.

July 18/19: Music Makers

SUPERSTARS (6-10 years)
Wednesday at 2:30 p.m.

July 20: Zumba at the Library, Melanie Adams, YMCA

HI-TECH TWEENS AND TEENS (10-16 years)
Thursday at 2:30 p.m.

July 21: Life-Sized Pac-Man


FAMILY FUN SATURDAY:  LIFE-SIZED BOARD GAMES

Saturday, July 23, at 10:30 a.m.

Bring the entire family and have a party all summer long!  Registration is required.

CITY OF SANDUSKY SUMMER PLAYGROUND PROGRAM
Monday, July 25, from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Huron Park

The City of Sandusky Recreation Department hosts a summer playground program. During snack time (from 9:30-10:00 a.m.) Library staff will read a story.

iMAKE MONDAY
Monday, July 25

11:00-12:30 for ages 7-12

4:00-5:30 for ages 13 and up
Stop by the Digital Media Studio and learn more about the iMac, GarageBand, iMovie, and iPhoto. This will be a great time when learning is fun! (suggested for ages 9-18 years)


MIGHTY MOVERS (3-6 years)
Monday at 1:30 p.m. or Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.

July 25: Minute To Win It Fair

July 26: What’s for Dinner in the Wild?

SUPERSTARS (6-10 years)
Wednesday at 2:30 p.m.

July 27: Kids’ Yoga, Liz Kelley

July 27 at 3:30 p.m.  Due to popular demand, a second session has been added.

HI-TECH TWEENS AND TEENS (10-16 years)
Thursday at 2:30 p.m.

July 28: Gadgets and Gizmos

FAMILY FUN SATURDAY:  FAMILY MOVIE:  SPACE JAM!
Saturday, July 30, at 10:30 a.m.

Bring the entire family and have a party all summer long!  Registration is required.


AUGUST:

CITY OF SANDUSKY SUMMER PLAYGROUND PROGRAM
Monday, August 1, from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Farwell Park.

The City of Sandusky Recreation Department hosts a summer playground program. During snack time (from 9:30-10:00 a.m.) Library staff will read a story.


POTTERPALOOZA
Monday, August 1, at 2:30 p.m.

A Harry Potter party for all ages to celebrate the release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Come dressed as your favorite character!

COMMUNITY READ-IN
Friday, August 5, at 2:30 p.m
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Local police officers, firefighters, teachers, and community leaders will share some of their favorite books and authors and why reading is important to our community.
(suggested for students in grades K-8)

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


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