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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
January-March
Closed

For group tours call:

419-625-3834


UPCOMING CLOSING
Presidents' Day
Monday, February 15




To register for a program you can stop by the Children's Services Desk, call 419-625-3834 and press 0, or click on the Events Calendar image in the upper right corner of this page.

FEBRUARY:  

FREE FAMILY MOVIE:  MINIONS

Saturday, February 6, at 2:30 p.m.

Illumination, 2015; 91 mins, Rated PG.
Join us in the Library Program Room. Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks, and blankets!

PAGE TURNERS BOOK CLUB:  CELEBRATE BLACK HISTORY 
Monday, February 8, at 4:00 p.m.

Each month we’ll read and discuss a different book, with activities focusing on the book; however, in February we will read about and discuss African-American heroes and innovators. Adults are welcome to attend, but children may attend independently as well. Books will be available prior to each session at the Children’s Services Desk. (suggested for ages 8-12 years and their familie
s)

 

iMAKE LAB

Saturdays, February 20, 27, from 2:30-4:30 p.m.
(suggested for ages 9-18 years)
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!

BLACK HISTORY MONTH FAMILY PROGRAM:

CODES IN QUILTS AND SONGS ON THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD
Saturday, February 27, at 2:30 p.m.

Janet Bird, Lorain County Historical Society, presenter
Were quilts really used as signal codes for runaway slaves on the Underground Railroad? Do some African-American “spirituals” really have double meanings, and did they send a kind of secret message in song? This program will present information on these ideas and will help with finding the answers.

MARCH:  

DR. SEUSS EXTRAVAGANZA!
Wednesday, March 2, at 6:30 p.m.

Stop by the Library and celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday
!

FREE FAMILY MOVIE:  THE GOOD DINOSAUR

Saturday, March 5, at 2:30 p.m.

Disney Pixar, 2015; 100 mins, Rated PG.
Join us in the Library Program Room. Children 10 and under must be accompanied
by an adult. You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks, and blankets.

TEEN TECH WEEK (March 6-12)
Tuesday, March 8, from 3:00-5:00 p.m.:   Silly Selfies
Wednesday, March 9, at 6:30 p.m.:   GarageBand Rock Out

Drop by our Digital Media Studio! (suggested for ages 12-18 years)

iMAKE LAB

Saturdays, March 12, 26, from 2:30-4:30 p.m.
(suggested for ages 9-18 years)
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!


PAGE TURNERS BOOK CLUB: TUA AND THE ELEPHANT by R.P. Harris
Monday, March 14, at 4:00 p.m.

Each month we’ll read and discuss a different book, with activities focusing on the book. Adults are welcome to attend, but children may attend independently as well. Books will be available prior to each session at the Children’s Services Desk. (suggested for ages 8-12 years and their families)

GAME ON!
Tuesdays, March 22 and 29, from 2:00-5:00 p.m.

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

CONSTRUCTION ZONE
Monday, March 28, at 4:00 p.m.

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

APRIL:

FREE FAMILY MOVIE: THE PEANUTS MOVIE

Saturday, April 2, at 2:30 p.m.

20th Century Fox, 2015; 93 mins, Rated G.
Join us in the Library Program Room. Children 10 and under must be accompanied
by an adult. You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks, and blankets
.

iMAKE LAB

Saturdays, April 9, 23, from 2:30-4:30 p.m.
(suggested for ages 9-18 years)
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!

PAGE TURNERS BOOK CLUB:  INSIDE OUT AND BACK AGAIN by Thanhha Lai
Monday, April 11, at 4:00 p.m.

Each month we’ll read and discuss a different book, with activities focusing on the book. Adults are welcome to attend, but children may attend independently as well. Books will be available prior to each session at the Children’s Services Desk. (suggested for ages 8-12 years and their families)


JOIN THE LIBRARY'S TEEN LIBRARY CORPS (TLC)
Give back a little “TLC” to your Library and the community by joining the Library’s Teen Library Corps. We have a variety of volunteer opportunities available for 13-18 year olds.

Why should you join?
- Gain real life experience
- Give back to your community
- Build leadership skills
- Become a team member
- Earn community service hours for school and scholarships, plus it looks good on college applications
- Meet new people
- Get a free t-shirt (provided by the Sandusky Club of Black Business and Professional Women)

If you are interested in joining, stop by the Reader’s Advisory Desk for an application or CLICK HERE for an online application.  Once your application is accepted, you will be contacted to attend a TLC volunteer training workshop.

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.