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

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

Sunday
Closed

Follett House Museum Hours

June-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
Staff Development Day
Friday, August 15




SATURDAY HOURS (June-September):  10:00 A.M.-1:00 P.M.

We will be CLOSED Friday, August 15, for a Staff Development Day.

We apologize for any inconvience. Our Book and Video Drops will remain open.

NEW SERVICE...

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

Library Reads


FEATURED eMEDIA...

 

      




 



Click one of the following links to get started:
How to Print from Home to the Library's MFD Printer | Borrowing and Using a Roku

Hotspot Quick Start GuideHotspot Coverage Map
Download eBooks to your eReader (NOOK, Kobo, & Sony Reader)
Download eBooks to your Amazon Kindle
| Download eBooks to your smartphone/tablet
Download audiobooks to your MP3 player | Freegal - Download music to your MP3 player
Zinio - Download digital magazines to your computer, smartphone, or tablet

Hoopla Digital - Stream movies, TV shows, educational/informational videos, music, & audiobooks
IndieFlix - Stream award-winning independent movies, shorts, & documentaries

Digital downloads (Hoopla, IndieFlix, Freegal, Zinio), the Roku devices, Hotspots, and eBooks

are made possible thanks to the Randolph J. and Estelle M. Dorn Foundation.

FEATURED SERVICES...

BOOK-A-LIBRARIAN

Need help downloading an eBook or need special coaching on basic computer skills? Need some assistance digging up local history or your family’s genealogy? Book-A-Librarian gives you individual, and tailored assistance in a 30-minute sit-down appointment with a Library staff member. To schedule a session, call 419-625-3834 (Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.). Each request will be routed to the appropriate expert on our staff, who will then contact you as soon as possible to schedule your personal appointment. Limit 2 sessions per patron per month.

                                           For the Hotspot coverage map, click here.


LIBRARY PROGRAM INFO:

Click here for our Summer "Cover to Cover" Newsletter.
Click here
for a PDF printout of our August calendar of events.

Click here for our Emerging Tech (Computer/Internet/Microsoft Office/Social Media) Class Schedule.
Click here for our Babies and Books and Storytimes Schedule.


THIS WEEK'S PROGRAMS:

 

UPCOMING PROGRAMS:

CHEESE-MAKING AND PRESERVATION
Monday, August 4 / 6:30 p.m.

Chef Jamie Simpson, Culinary Vegetable Institute, presenter
Chef Simpson will demonstrate the art of making cheese, as well as give tips on preservation of food. He is passionate about the connection between art and food, and uses a very creative way of taking raw product and turning it into something unique, beautiful, and delicious; and yes, food samples will be available! Registration is requested and can now be done online through our website.

PAGES AND PUPS
Mondays, August 4, 11, 18, 25 / 6:30-7:15 p.m.

Pages and Pups pairs children in kindergarten through 4th grade with volunteers who meet once a week at the Library to practice reading, play reading games, and choose books to take home.  Participants can read their favorite stories aloud to a Therapy Dog.  If you have a child who could benefit from this program or you would like to volunteer, call the Library.

HEARING SCREENING
Tuesday, August 5 / 10:30 a.m.

Patricia Kentus, Beltone, presenter
Patricia Kentus will give hearing screenings as well as demonstrate the latest technology in hearing aids.

BABIES AND BOOKS
Tuesdays, August 5, 12, 19, 26 / 6:00-6:45 p.m.

Babies and Books introduces children to fingerplays, stories, music, and age appropriate play. Please bring a blanket for the baby to sit on. An adult is required to attend. *Registration is preferred.  (Birth-12 months)

KNIT ONE, LIBRARY, TOO!

Wednesday, August 6 / 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Join the company of other knitters and crocheters on the first and third Wednesday each month. New to the craft? We’ll help you learn!

HEIGH-HO, THE DERRY-O, A WALKING WE WILL GO
Thursday, August 7 / 10:30 a.m.

Help Me Grow, presenters
We’ll read I Went Walking and do fun activities based on the book. Spoiler Alert: there are animals, water, and walking while exploring in this book. Be prepared to have fun with your child! Registration is preferred and adult supervision is required. (Ages birth-3 years)

GET SET FOR SCHOOL
Thursdays, August 7, 14, 21 / 1:30-3:00 p.m.

This program is designed to help kids going into preschool, kindergarten, and first grade get ready to go to school. Registration is requested. Vouchers for transportation will be available at the Children’s Services desk. (Ages 4-7 years)

COMPUTER ESSENTIALS

Thursday, August 7 / 2:00-3:30 p.m.
Learn basic computer parts, how to use a mouse and keyboard, and about Microsoft Windows.

SNACK 'N SCREEN FAMILY MOVIE:  THE LEGO MOVIE
Saturday, August 9 / 11:00 a.m.

Warner Brothers, 2014; 100 mins, Rated PG.

Join us in the Library Program Room for a movie and snack. Doors open 15 minutes prior to show time. Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks, and blankets!


FYI:

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For delays or closings during inclement weather, please check Facebook, MIX 102.7 WCPZ and
WLEC 1450 AM radio stations and website, or call 419-625-3834 for updated information. 


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