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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, February 19
Presidents' Day






 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.

 

JANUARY: 

CODING CLUB
Mondays at 4:00 p.m. | January 22 and February 12

Join us as we explore the world of computer coding using online programs and toys. (suggested for ages 10 years and up)



FEBRUARY: 

JACK AND ANNIE CLUB:  LIONS
Tuesday, February 6, 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)

TAKE AND MAKE CRAFT:  VALENTINE'S DAY
February 7-14

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

PHOTSHOP FOR TEENS
Saturdays at 2:30 p.m. | February 10, March 10, April 21

Learn how to edit an image, color correction, layers, and more for graphic design. Registration is required as class size is limited to 4. If you do not show up within 10 minutes of the start of the class, your spot may be given to a walk-in. (suggested for ages 11-17 years)

FAMILY MOVIE:  MY LITTLE PONY MOVIE

Saturday, February 10, at 2:30 p.m.
Lionsgate, 2017; 99 mins., Rated PG.

Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks, and blankets! Motion Picture Rating (MPAA) PG: Parental Guidance Suggested.  Some material may not be suitable for children. Parents urged to give “parental guidance”. May contain some material parents might not like for their young children.

CODING CLUB
Monday, February 12, at 4:00 p.m.

Join us as we explore the world of computer coding using online programs and toys. (suggested for ages 10 years and up)

CONSTRUCTION ZONE
Tuesdays from 4:00-5:00 p.m. | February 13, March 13, April 17

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

UNDERCOVER ADVENTURES
Tuesdays from 4:00-5:00 p.m. | February 20, March 20, April 24

Do you have what it takes to go undercover and solve a mystery? Come follow the clues!
(suggested for ages 6-12 years)

CELEBRATING GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER
Saturday, February 24, at 2:30 p.m.

Join us as we explore the interesting life of George Washington Carver, known as the peanut man, through stories, crafts, games, and science activities. Warning: Peanuts will be used during this program.  (family program)

 

MARCH: 

A SEUSSTACULAR AFTERNOON
Saturday, March 3, at 2:30 p.m.

Join us to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday with books, crafts, and more!  (family program)

JACK AND ANNIE CLUB:  POLAR BEARS
Tuesday, March 6, 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)

PHOTSHOP FOR TEENS
Saturdays at 2:30 p.m. | March 10, April 21

Learn how to edit an image, color correction, layers, and more for graphic design. Registration is required as class size is limited to 4. If you do not show up within 10 minutes of the start of the class, your spot may be given to a walk-in.(suggested for ages 11-17 years)

FAMILY MOVIE:  CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS MOVIE

Saturday, March 10, at 2:30 p.m.
DreamWorks, 2017; 89 mins., Rated PG.

Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks, and blankets!

TAKE AND MAKE CRAFT:  ST. PATRICK'S DAY
March 12-17

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

CONSTRUCTION ZONE
Tuesdays from 4:00-5:00 p.m. |March 13, April 17

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

UNDERCOVER ADVENTURES
Tuesdays from 4:00-5:00 p.m. | March 20, April 24

Do you have what it takes to go undercover and solve a mystery? Come follow the clues!
(suggested for ages 6-12 years)

TAKE AND MAKE CRAFT: SPRING BREAK
March 26-April 7

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

CODING CLUB
Mondays, March 26 and April 2, from 2:30-5:00 p.m.

Join us as we explore the world of computer coding using online programs and toys.
(suggested for ages 10 years and up)

TIME WARP TUESDAYS:  WORLD WAR I
Tuesdays, March 27 and April 3, at 2:30 p.m.

Join us at the Follett House Museum as we travel back in time to listen to a story and complete crafts and activities related to World War I. (suggested for ages 8-12 years)

STEAM STORYTIME:  FAIRY TALE EDITION
Wednesdays, March 28 and April 4, at 2:30 p.m.

Explore fairy tales through activity stations that allow students to build, experiment, and create.
(suggested for ages 5-12 years)

FAMILY MOVIE:  HOP
Thursdays, March 29 and April 5, at 2:30 p.m.

Universal Pictures, 2011; 95 mins, Rated PG.
Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks, and blankets!  Motion Picture Rating (MPAA) PG: Parental Guidance Suggested.  Some material may not be suitable for children. Parents urged to give “parental guidance”. May contain some material parents might not like for their young children.

GAME ON!
Fridays, March 30 and April 6, from 2:30-5:00 p.m.

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

 

APRIL: 

CODING CLUB
Monday, April 2, from 2:30-5:00 p.m.

Join us as we explore the world of computer coding using online programs and toys.
(suggested for ages 10 years and up)

TIME WARP TUESDAY:  WORLD WAR I
Tuesday, April 3, at 2:30 p.m.

Join us at the Follett House Museum as we travel back in time to listen to a story and complete crafts and activities related to World War I. (suggested for ages 8-12 years)

STEAM STORYTIME:  FAIRY TALE EDITION
Wednesday, April 4, at 2:30 p.m.

Explore fairy tales through activity stations that allow students to build, experiment, and create.
(suggested for ages 5-12 years)

FAMILY MOVIE:  HOP
Thursday, April 5, at 2:30 p.m.

Universal Pictures, 2011; 95 mins, Rated PG.
Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks, and blankets!  (family program)

GAME ON!
Friday, April 6, from 2:30-5:00 p.m.

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

JACK AND ANNIE CLUB:  VOLCANOS
Tuesday, April 10, 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)

CONSTRUCTION ZONE
Tuesday, April 17, from 4:00-5:00 p.m.

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

PHOTSHOP FOR TEENS
Saturday, April 21, at 2:30 p.m.

Learn how to edit an image, color correction, layers, and more for graphic design. Registration is required as class size is limited to 4. If you do not show up within 10 minutes of the start of the class, your spot may be given to a walk-in. (suggested for ages 11-17 years)

THE LORAX CELEBRATES EARTH DAY
Saturday, April 21, at 2:30 p.m.

Celebrate Earth Day 2018 and enjoy crafts and games based on Dr. Seuss’ book The Lorax. (family program)

UNDERCOVER ADVENTURES
Tuesday, April 24, from 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Do you have what it takes to go undercover and solve a mystery? Come follow the clues!
(suggested for ages 6-12 years)

FAMILY MOVIE:  LEGO NINJAGO MOVIE

Saturday, April 28, at 2:30 p.m.
Lego Pictures A/S, 2017; 101 mins., Rated PG.

Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks, and blankets!  Motion Picture Rating (MPAA) PG: Parental Guidance Suggested.  Some material may not be suitable for children. Parents urged to give “parental guidance”. May contain some material parents might not like for their young children.

 


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.