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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

October-December

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


For group tours call:

419-625-3834

Upcoming Closing
Veterans Day
Tuesday, November 11





To register for a program you can stop by the Children's Services Desk, call 419-625-3834 and press Option 5, or click our websites homepage on the Events Calendar.


PAGES AND PUPS
Mondays / 6:30-7:15 p.m.
Session 1: October 13, 20, 27
Session 2: November 17, 24, December 1, 8, 15
Session 3: January 26, February 2, 9, 23

Pages and Pups pairs children in kindergarten through 3rd 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. Registration is requested.


OCTOBER:

MAKE IT! CRAFT AND DIY: MANDALAS
Tuesday, October 14 / 6:00 p.m.

Join us for an evening of creative fun! Mandalas are beautiful shapes of intricate design. The process of coloring one can be very relaxing. (Please bring your choice of coloring materials - colored pencils, felt-tipped markers, etc.; all other materials provided.) Registration is requested.

SNACK N' SCREEN FREE FAMILY MOVIE:  MR. PEABODY AND SHERMAN

Saturday, October 18 / 2:30 p.m.

Join us in the Library Program Room for a movie and a snack. Doors open 15 minutes prior to show time. Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Movies are held at 2:30 p.m. You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks, and blankets! (DreamWorks, 2014; 92 mins, Rated PG)

ZENTANGLE®
Tuesday, October 28 / 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Kim Montagnese, Certified Zentangle® Teacher, presenter
Zentangle® is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. This new art form increases focus and creativity and is enjoyed all over the world by people of different ages, abilities, and interests. Zentangle® kits will be provided. For more
information, visit www.zentangle.com.

NOVEMBER:

SNACK N' SCREEN FREE FAMILY MOVIE:  PLANES:  FIRE AND RESCUE

Saturday, November 8 / 2:30 p.m.

Join us in the Library Program Room for a movie and a snack. Doors open 15 minutes prior to show time. Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Movies are held at 2:30 p.m. You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks, and blankets! (Walt Disney Pictures, 2014; 83 mins, Rated PG)

MAKE IT! CRAFT AND DIY: UPCYCLED CRAFTING
Tuesday, November 18 / 6:00 p.m.

Goodwillsquad, Clare Opfer and Shannon Kieffer, presenters
Join us for an evening of creative fun! Upcycling is a great way to make something new and beautiful from existing items. Join us and create an amazing craft. (All materials provided.) Registration is requested.

DECEMBER:

MAKE IT! CRAFT AND DIY: HOLIDAY CARDS
Tuesday, December 9 / 6:00 p.m.

Sherry Porter, presenter
Join us for an evening of creative fun! Create two beautiful cards, just in time for the holidays. (Feel free to bring your own cardmaking supplies if you have them, but all materials are
provided.) Registration is requested.

SNACK N' SCREEN FREE FAMILY MOVIE: HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2

Saturday, December 20 / 2:30 p.m.

Join us in the Library Program Room for a movie and a snack. Doors open 15 minutes prior to show time. Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Movies are held at 2:30 p.m. You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks, and blankets!  (DreamWorks, 2014; 102 mins, Rated PG)

JANUARY:

MAKE IT! CRAFT AND DIY: JEWELRY MAKING 101:  EARRINGS
Tuesday, January 6/ 6:00 p.m.

Paege Murphy, presenter

Join us for an evening of creative fun! Use beads and jewelry findings to create lovely, one-of-a-kind earrings. (Please bring small needle-nose pliers if you have them; all other materials are provided.) Registration is requested.

SNACK N' SCREEN FREE FAMILY MOVIE: EARTH TO ECHO

Saturday, January 17 / 2:30 p.m.

Join us in the Library Program Room for a movie and a snack. Doors open 15 minutes prior to show time. Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Movies are held at 2:30 p.m. You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks, and blankets! (Walt Disney Pictures, 2014; 91 mins, Rated PG)

MAKE IT! CRAFT AND DIY: BASIC DRAWING
Tuesday, January 27 / 6:00 p.m.

Paege Murphy, presenter

Join us for an evening of creative fun! Learn basic drawing techniques from artist Paege Murphy. (Materials provided, but if you have your own set of drawing pencils, please bring them.) Registration is requested.



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.