Library Board of Trustees James Wilson, President Wendy Tyger, Vice President Geraldine Guy, Secretary Stephen Hill, Trustee Stephanie Elick, Trustee Jill McGee, Trustee Nancy Reeves, Trustee Tamra Hess, Library Director The Board of Trustees usually meets the first Wednesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. Library Services Follow East Palestine Memorial Public Library on Social Media: 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 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday - Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m . December 2018 / January / February 2019 March / April / May 2020 15-Minute Infinity Scarf Saturday, March 7 at 11:00 a.m. Learn how to simply make a flannel infinity scarf. Registration is now taking place for this adult craft activity which involves cutting and simple sewing techniques. Participants will need to bring the following materials: One yard of flannel material One pair of scissors Coordinating Thread Portable Sewing machine (A sewing machine will be available at the program) Registration is limited to 8. 1920-2020 Celebrating 100 Years of Library Service in East Palestine World War II Cartoons with Author Timothy Carroll Tuesday, May 19 at 6:00 p.m. During World War II, the Akron Beacon Journal had one of the best cartoonists in the country, Web Brown. Learn about World War II through the history of Web’s great cartoons. The cartoons are filled with history, humor, justice, and present the history of World War II in a fun and memorable way. This program made possible by the Friends of the Library. Paper Shredding Event Saturday, April 25 10:00 a.m. to Noon Protect-N-Shred of Cortland, Ohio will provide the service of shredding personal documents. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the East Palestine Library. For more information, contact the library at 330-426-3778. Please no magazines, newspapers, or phone books. Akron Zoo Visits East Palestine Library Monday, April 13 at 1:00 p.m. All ages are welcome to this program featuring Superhero animals presented by the Akron Zoo. Join us for this fun and educational program on the day after Easter. This program was made possible by the Regina Chaplow Memorial Fund. Friends of the Library Book Sale Friday, March 20 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturday, March 21 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Closed Monday, May 25 Memorial Day “ALibrary is a Lifelong Friend” Color & B/W Copying, Self-Service Copying, Fax & Scanning Service, Lamination, Informational Databases, InterLibrary Loan, Homebound Delivery, and more. Friends of the Library Mother and Child Tea Party Saturday, April 25 at 2:00 p.m. Join the Friends of the Library for an afternoon of tea, sweets, and entertainment as you celebrate Spring with your children. The Tea will take place on Saturday, April 25 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. The tables will be set with beautiful luncheon plates, with delicious treats being served alongside black and green teas. To reserve a seat, call the library at 330-426-3778. Behind the Scenes at the White House Wednesday, April 29 at 6:00 p.m. On Wednesday, April 29 at 6:00 p.m., join Janet Weir Creighton, of Canton, Ohio who served in the George W. Bush administration. Mrs. Creighton will share her experiences during her time in the White House when she served as Deputy Assistant to President Bush as well as Director of Intergovernmental Affairs.