“A Library is a Lifelong Friend” 309 N. Market Street East Palestine, Ohio 44413 Telephone: 330-426-3778 Fax: 330-426-4950 www.east-palestine.lib.oh.us Hours: Monday -Thursday 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM Friday - Saturday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Library Board of Trustees James Wilson, President Wendy Tyger, Vice President Geraldine Guy, Secretary Misti Allison, Trustee Stephanie Elick, Trustee Stephen Hill, Trustee Nancy Reeves, Trustee Tamra Hess, Library Director The Board of Trustees usually meets the first Wednesday of the month at 6:00 PM. Upcoming meetings: June 2, 2021 July 7, 2021 August 4, 2021 Color & B/W Copying, Self-Service Copying, Fax & Scanning Service, Lamination, Informational Databases, InterLibrary Loan, Homebound Delivery and more. Simplify Your Life This Summer by Downsizing & Decluttering Thursday, June 24 at 6:00 PM- 25 Categories Guaranteed to Disappoint When Selling Household Items via Zoom- Appr aiser Mike Ivanovich will explain many of the things you own may be worth much less than you thought. He will also reveal categories that are worth more than you expected. Tuesday, June 29 at 6:00 PM Spark Joy with Shannon Honeycutt via Zoom – Learn the KonMari philosophy of Marie Kondo and the guiding principles needed to tidy once and for all to feel motivated to SparkJoy in your home, office, and life. Tuesday, July 6 at 6:00 PM Your Children Don’t Want It. What Can You Do? via Zoom Appraiser Mike Ivankovich will give you 15 tips and strategies designed not only to help you deal with your “stuff,” but hopefully help you make some good money when selling it. Registration is required to receive the Zoom link information to attend these programs. Contact the library at 330-426-3778 or visit the library’s webpage to sign up. CLOSED– Monday, July 5, 2021 in observance of Independence Day Mobile Hotspots Lending Program Mobile Hotspots Lending Program allows you to check out a WiFi hotspot to connect to the internet from almost anywhere. A hotspot is a small wireless access point providing internet access to mobile devices such as your laptop, smartphone, or tablet. Hotspots are portable, so you can connect your device to the internet almost anywhere you are, at home, at the park, and more. Friends of the Library Book Sale The PLUS catalog will be available on the My Libro App. Sign in with your library card, and keep up-to-date with your library record, to search the catalog, to put items on hold, and more. Stay tuned for the release date announcement! The Friends of the Library will host their first book sale since 2019 on Thursday, June 24, Friday, June 25, and Saturday, June 26, 2021. The book sale will be held in the basement during library hours – Thursday from 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM , and Friday and Saturday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. This will be a “$3.00 Bag Sale.” Due to the close nature of the basement, attendance is limited to ten shoppers per hour – forty-five minutes to shop and fifteen minutes to check out before the next ten shoppers are admitted. If bringing family members, all must be registered. Masks are highly recommended for those who are not vaccinated for Covid-19. Call the library at 330-426-3778 Monday through Thursday from 9:00 AM to 7:45 PM, and Friday and Saturday from 9:00 AM to 4:45 PM to reserve an on-the-hour shopping appointment.