Library Board of Trustees James Wilson, President Stephanie Elick, Vice President Geraldine Guy, Secretary Stephen Hill, Trustee Nancy Reeves, Trustee Misti Allison, Trustee Charlsi Lehman, Trustee Tamra Hess, Library Director The Board of Trustees usually meets the first Wednesday of the month at 6:00 PM. Upcoming meetings: Wednesday, June 1 Wednesday, July 6 Wednesday, August 3 Follow East Palestine Memorial Public Library on Social Media: Color & B/W Copying, Self-Service Copying, Fax & Scanning Service, Lamination, Informational Databases, InterLibrary Loan, Homebound Delivery and more. June - July - August 2022 “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 All ages are welcome to participate in the 2022 Summer Program. Registration begins on Monday, June 6, 2022 and continues throughout the summer. Adult Art Program Acrylic Painting with Cassie Mondays in June at 6:00 PM June 6 ~ June 13 ~ June 20 ~ June 27 Registration is required. Space is limited. Bald Eagles in Ohio Tuesday, June 21 at 6:00 PM Presented by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Registration is required Movie Under the Stars Thursday, June 16 at 8:30 PM Thursday, June 30 at 8:30 PM Thursday, July 21 at 8:30 PM Thursday, August 18 at 8:00 PM Enjoy a movie under the stars on the library lawn. Bring your own chairs, blankets, and snacks. Medicare Questions? A representative from the Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP) will answer your questions. Friday, June 17 at 1:00 PM Registration is required Library Closed Monday, July 4 Independence Day OverBooked Book Club for Adults ages 18 to 25 Join us for the inaugural meeting of this book club for new adults. Each month we will discuss a different title. Monday, July 11 at 6:00 PM Copies of the book are available at the library. Preview: Wednesday, June 8 4:00 to 7:00 PM Thursday, June 9 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM Friday, June 10 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Saturday, June 11 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Introducing! Preview Book Sale on Wednesday, June 8 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM $5.00 admission fee in addition to price per bag of books. $4.00 per bag of books Magazine files 3 for $1.00, DVD cases 5 for $1.00 Silent auction items to bid on will be displayed in the Library Community Room.
Music in the Library for All Ages Steel Valley Ukers– Thursday, June 23 at 2:00 PM Enjoy some ukulele music performed by this Mahoning Valley group. Stayin’ Alive Drummers– Thursday, July 14 at 2:00 PM Enjoy a performance by East Palestine’s Own Drumming Group Movers & Shakers Storytime featuring stories, music and movement for ages 2 and up Mondays at 11:00 AM June 13 to August 1 For the littles ages 2 & up Summer Specials Each program will feature a special guest & a chance to win a prize. Tuesdays at 2:00 PM June 14 to July 26 All Ages PopTart is the East Palestine Library’s Mascot of the 2022 Summer Program PopTart, is a female loggerhead sea turtle released with a satellite tracking device from the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge, Florida. PopTart has been virtually adopted from the Sea Turtle Conservancy by the library thanks to the Friends of the Library. You can track PopTart’s location in the Atlantic Ocean by scanning the QR code. So You Want to Be a Zookeeper a Virtual Program with Akron Zoo Thursday, June 9 at 2:00 PM Participate at the library or register to participate at home. Monday, June 20 at 2:00 PM Robotics STEM Wednesday, July 13 at 11:00 AM Sink or Float Experiments Wednesday, July 27 at 11:00 AM Glow Science Ages 8 & up Chapters Book Club Monday, July 11 at 2:00 PM Ninja Kid by Anh Do Copies of the book will be available at the library. Graphic Novel Book Club Wednesday, June 29 at 2:00 PM The InvestiGATORS by John Patrick Green Copies of the book will be available at the library. Drop-In Book Club This group meets the second Wednesday of the month to discuss books with other book lovers. Wednesday, June 8 at 6:30 PM Anniversary meeting with special guest author Betsy Theodore Wednesday, July 13 at 6:30 PM Wednesday, August 10 at 6:30 PM Afternoon Book Club This group meets the third Thursday of the month to discuss a book selection. Thursday, June 16 at 1:30 PM Thursday, July 21 at 1:30 PM Thursday, August 18 at 1:30 PM Gentle Reads Book Club This group meets the last Thursday of the month at 1:30 PM to discuss a wholesome book selection. Thursday, June 30 at 1:30 PM Thursday, July 28 at 1:30 PM Thursday, August 25 at 1:30 PM Tweens & Teens– ages 12 and up Monday, June 13 at 2:00 PM Movie in the Community Room Canvas & Cookies– Monday, June 27 at 1:00 PM Registration is required. Space is limited. Monday, August 1 at 6:00 PM “I’m Just Guessing” Trivia Night The fun begins Monday, June 6, 2022 Stop in the library to register to participate in the program from 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM The first 100 children to register will get to make an aquarium for a stuffed mini sea creature. Summer Finale Pittsburgh Zoomobile visits the Library Wednesday, August 3 at 2:00 PM Learn about sea turtles and see a land turtle in person! All Ages Program made possible by Regina Chaplow fund Sidewalk Chalk Contest Monday, July 25 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM All Ages Book Buzz for ages 14 and up Monday, July 18 at 2:00 PM One of Us is Lying by Karen McManus Copies of the book will be available at the library.
Local History Hunters Tuesday, June 7 at 1:00 PM Do you have an interest in local history? We are starting a new group at the library to assist with organizing boxes and boxes of local history materials. Adults and teens are welcome to attend the first meeting on Tuesday, June 7 at 1:00 PM. Thanks to the State Library of Ohio and OPLIN, East Palestine Library is able to offer access to Northstar Digital Literacy. This database allows users to assess their digital literacy and provides self-guided, online tools to develop new technology skills including: Essential Computer Skills: Basic computer skills, Inter net basics, Windows OS, Mac OS Essential Software Skills: Microsoft Wor d, Excel, PowerPoint, Google Docs Using Technology in Daily Life: Social Media, Information Liter acy, Car eer Sear ch Skills Contact the library at 330-426-3778 to learn more about Northstar Digital Literacy Need Technology Help? Contact the library at 330-426-3778 to make an appointment for one-on-one assistance. Apple Device Interest Group Tuesday, June 28 at 6:00 PM Meet with other users of the iPhone, iPad, and other Apple Products to discover hints, tips, and tricks to help you use the device to its full potential. In a hurry and need to print? Email your documents to the library firstname.lastname@example.org 15 cents for black & white copies 25 cents for color Mercy Health Mobile Dental Clinic Wednesday, July 20 Wednesday, September 21 Wednesday, November 16 8:45 AM to 1:45 PM Appointments are available eBooks, Audiobooks, Magazines, & More with Your Library Card Mobile Hotspots are Available Patrons ages 18 and older can borrow a mobile hotspot with their library card for seven days. These devices make it possible for you to have access to the internet anywhere you are, at home, at the park, and more. Historical Newspapers of East Palestine Available on Ohio Memory Project Digitized copies of East Palestine’s newspaper The Reveille Echo are now available online through the Ohio Memory Project. The Reveille Echo collection currently includes August 4, 1904 - June 30, 1910, January 2, 1913 - March 25, 1915, and January 3, 1918 - April 6, 1922. These years of the newspaper are available online thanks to a donation from Amy Loucks Gallen, in memory of her great-grandfather, Charles L. Merwin, who purchased and began publishing The Reveille Echo in 1905 and went on to publish the Daily Leader.
June 2022 Wednesday, June 1 Board of Trustees Meeting 6:00 PM Friday, June 3 Homebound Delivery Monday, June 6 Summer Program begins Acrylics Class 6:00 PM Tuesday, June 7 Local History Hunters 1:00 PM Wednesday, June 8 Drop-In Book Club 6:30 PM Friends of Library Book Sale Preview Night 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM Thursday, June 9 Friends of the Library Book Sale & Silent Auction 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM Akron Zoo: So You Want to Be a Zookeeper 2:00 PM Friday, June 10 Friends of the Library Book Sale & Silent Auction 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Saturday, June 11 Friends of the Library Book Sale & Silent Auction 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday, June 13 Movers & Shakers 11:00 AM Tweens & Teens Movie 2:00 PM Acrylic Class Tuesday, June 14 Summer Special 2:00 PM Friends of the Library Meeting 7:00 PM Thursday, June 16 Afternoon Book Club 1:30 PM Movie Under the Stars 8:30 PM Friday, June 17 Medicare Info with OSHIIP 1:00 PM Monday, June 20 Movers & Shakers 11:00 AM Robotics STEM 2:00 PM Acrylics Class 6:00 PM Tuesday, June 21 Summer Special 2:00 PM Bald Eagle Program 6:00 PM Thursday, June 23 Steel Valley Ukers 2:00 PM Monday, June 27 Movers & Shakers 11:00 AM Canvas & Cookies 1:00 PM Acrylics Class 6:00 PM Tuesday, June 28 Summer Special 2:00 PM Apple Interest Group 6:00 PM Wednesday, June 29 Graphic Novel Book Club at 2:00 PM Thursday, June 30 Gentle Reads Book Club 1:30 PM Movie Under the Stars 8:30 PM East Palestine Memorial Public Library 309 N. Market Street East Palestine, OH 44413 330-426-3778 Scan with your mobile device to access East Palestine Library’s webpage. July 2022 Friday, July 1 Homebound Delivery Monday, July 4 Library ClosedIndependence Day Tuesday, July 5 Summer Special 2:00 PM Wednesday, July 6 Board of Trustees Meeting 6:00 PM Monday, July 11 Movers & Shakers 11:00 AM Chapters Book Club 2:00 PM OverBooked Book Club 6:00 PM Tuesday, July 12 Summer Special 2:00 PM Wednesday, July 13 STEM: Sink or Float 11:00 AM Drop-In Book Club 6:30 PM Thursday, July 14 Stayin’Alive Drummers 2:00 PM Monday, July 18 Movers & Shakers 11:00 AM Book Buzz 2:00 PM Tuesday, July 19 Summer Special 2:00 PM Wednesday, July 20 Mercy Health Mobile Dental Clinic 8:45 AM to 1:45 PM Thursday, July 21 Afternoon Book Club 1:30 PM Movie Under the Stars 8:30 PM Monday, July 25 Movers & Shakers 11:00 AM Sidewalk Chalk Contest 12:00 - 2:00 PM Tuesday, July 26 Summer Special 2:00 PM Wednesday, July 27 STEM: Glow Science 11:00 AM Thursday, July 28 Gentle Reads Book Club 1:30 PM August 2022 Monday, August 1 Last day for Bingo Sheets Movers & Shakers 11:00 AM Tweens & Teens Trivia 6:00 PM Wednesday, August 3 Pittsburgh Zoomobile 2:00 PM Board of Trustees Meeting 6:00 PM Friday, August 5 Homebound Delivery Wednesday, August 10 Drop-In Book Club 6:30 PM Thursday, August 18 Afternoon Book Club 1:30 PM Movie Under the Stars 8:00 PM Thursday, August 25 Gentle Reads Book Club 1:30 PM Monday, August 29 Movers & Shakers 11:00 AM Tuesday, August 30 Budding Bookworms 2:00 PM Wednesday, August 31 Budding Bookworms 10:00 AM