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 Library Board of Trustees usually meets on the first Wednesday of the month at 6:00 PM. 309 N. Market Street East Palestine, Ohio 44413 Telephone: 330-426-3778 Fax: 330-426-4950 www.east-palestine.lib.oh.us Tamra Hess, Library Director “A Library is a Lifelong Friend” Hours: Monday -Thursday 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM Friday - Saturday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Free Paper Shredding Event Saturday, September 17 10:00 AM to Noon Shredding of personal documents is done on site. Newspapers, magazines, phone books, or shredded paper will not be accepted. Monday, September 5 Labor Day Friday, November 11 Veterans Day September~October~November 2022 Friends of the Library Book Sale Friday, November 4 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Saturday, November 5 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Author Karen Kotrba Visits Karen Kotrba, author of Pottery Town Blues: Short Stories will visit the library on Wednesday, September 14 at 6:00 PM to talk about her book. Copies of the book will be for sale at the event. Dulci-More Performs Tuesday, September 27 at 6:00 PM Join us for an evening of folk and traditional music from this local group that started in 1993. Needle Felting Demonstration Monday, October 10 at 6:00 PM Cindy Fletcher will demonstrate the art of Needle Felting. Stop by the library during the month of September to see her work displayed in the case. Grief 101 presented by Hospice of the Valley Wednesday, October 26 at 6:00 PM Join us for an evening with Kim Calhoun from Hospice of the Valley to learn about the grieving process. Participants will also learn about areas of support available after the loss of a loved one. Pumpkin Festival - Saturday, October 1 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Pumpkin Tasting Participants are asked to bring a casserole, dessert, cookie, or snack made with pumpkin as an ingredient along with a copy of the recipe. This is a Friends of the Library event. Pumpkin Painting and More We will offer a variety of activities on the south lawn of the library to celebrate fall and the library’s new pergola and green space. Crime Salad Podcast Creators Ricky & Ashley Visit Monday, November 14 at 6:00 PM Meet the local creators of this true crime podcast available around the world. Participants will find out how a podcast is produced and about the popularity of the true crime podcast genre. Thursday, November 24 Thanksgiving Library Closed
Movers & Shakers Mondays at 11:00 AM Music, movement, and stories for ages 2 years and older. August 29 to December 12 Night Owl Storytime Thursday, October 13 at 6:30 PM Thursday, November 10 at 6:30 PM Afternoon Book Club meets the third Thursday of the month at 1:30 PM Thursday, September 15 at 1:30 PM Thursday, October 20 at 1:30 PM Thursday, November 17 at 1:30 PM Chapters Book Club ages 8 and up Tuesday, September 27 at 4:00 PM– Super Troop by Bruce Hale Tuesday, October 25 at 4:00 PM Mr. Lemoncello’s Very First Game by Chris Grabenstein Tuesday, November 29 at 4:00 PM– New From Here by Kelly Yang Builders Club 2.0 Ages 6 & up Each month we will offer a different construction activity. Stop in the library to participate in the program. Thursday, September 29 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM LEGOs / Blocks Challenge Thursday, October 20 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM Pumpkin Candy Tower / Mini Catapults Thursday, November 17 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM Wooden Race/Funny Cars Budding Bookworms Tuesdays at 2:00 PM Wednesdays at 10:00 AM Stories, songs, games, and fun for preschool children August 30 to December 14 Science Chef Ages 6 & up We will emphasize the STEM connection to food at this monthly program sponsored by LiBs Market. Monday, September 19 at 4:00 PM Ice Cream in a Bag (bring winter gloves or mittens) Monday, October 17 at 4:00 PM Dirt Cups Monday, November 21 at 4:00 PM Mini Pizza Registration required Stuffed Animal Sleepover Thursday, September 15 at 6:00 PM Bring a stuffed animal to the library for a short storytime and let your stuffie stay the night at the library! The stuffed animals will get to participate in fun library activities at the sleepover. Pick up your friend on Friday, September 16 from 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM. Halloween Adventure Path & Movie Saturday, October 29 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Stop by the library to experience our adventure path just before Halloween. Participants can wear their costumes for this program. We will have fun activities along the path in the library. Then stay to enjoy a family movie. Graphic Novel Book Club Tuesday, September 13 at 4:00 PM– Just Roll with It by Veronica Agarwal Tuesday, October 11at 4:00 PM-Stepping Stones by Lucy Knisley Tuesday, November 8 at 4:00 PM– Neil Armstrong by Nathan Page Book Buzz Book Club for Teens Tuesday, September 20 at 6:30 PM– Postcards from Summer by Cynthia Platt Tuesday, October 18 at 6:30 PM– Hotel Magnifique by Emily J. Taylor Tuesday, November 15 at 4:00 PM– These Violent Delights by Chloe Gong Overbooked Book Club Monday, September 26 at 6:30 PM– The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman Tuesday, October 25 at 6:30 PM– The Sun Down Motel by Simone St. James Monday, November 28 at 6:30 PM– The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah Gentle Reads meets the last Thursday of the month at 1:30 PM Thursday, September 29 at 1:30 PM Thursday, October 27 at 1:30 PM Drop-In Book Club meets the second Wednesday of the month. Wednesday, September 14 at 6:00 PM (Special start time) Wednesday, October 12 and November 9 at 6:30 PM Tech Troop Thursday, September 8 at 4:00 PM Thursday, October 6 at 4:00 PM Thursday, November 10 at 4:00 PM This group meets to play Roblox together. Please bring your own device to the program.
Teen Art Cart in memory of Matthew McDade Thanks to a donation in memory of Matthew McDade, the library has an art cart for teens. The cart will be stocked with supplies for teens to create while they are visiting the library. Stop by the library to participate. Friends of the Library Our active Friends of the Library group meets the second Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm. Inquire at the library to see how you can join. Library patrons can borrow a family admission pass to the OH WOW! The Roger & Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science and Technology located in Downtown Youngstown with their library card. The family pass is good for four admissions to the museum, and can be borrowed from the library for seven days. The purchase of the admission pass was made possible by the Friends of the Library. Library Services Color & B/W Copying Self Service Copying Fax & Scanning Service Lamination Informational Databases InterLibrary Loan Homebound Delivery Public WiFi and more! In a hurry and need to print? Email email@example.com & a staff member will assist you with your print job. Interested in Revamping Your Resume? Looking to Improve Your Career? Job Prep Tuesdays from 1:00 to 3:00 PM September 13 to October 4 by appointment Bring a copy of your resume or a job listing to learn how you can improve your first impression to a potential employer. Patty Alan will also give tips for a successful job interview. Board Games Now Available Board Games are now available at the library to borrow with your library card. Just like books, the games are borrowed for two weeks. To see a list of games available, scan your device’s camera over the QR code to see the titles available in the collection. Join us for Family Board Game Night on Tuesday, October 4 at 6:00 PM Intro to Crochet for Tweens & Teens Thursday, September 22 at 5:00 PM Learn the basics of the art of crochet. Supplies will be provided at the program. Registration is required. DIY Sharpie Mugs for Tweens & Teens Monday, October 10 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM Stop by afterschool to make your own DIY Sharpie mug. Junior Friends of the Library for ages 10 to 17 Monday, September 12 at 3:30 PM Do you have an interest in the library? We are looking for new members to assist with library sponsored events. Come to the meeting to learn more details. Apple Interest Group Saturday, September 10 at 10:00 AM Meet with other iPhone, iPad, and Apple product users to discover hints, tips, and tricks to use your device to its full potential. Glass Painting for Tweens & Teens Tuesday, November 15 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM Bring a favorite photo or image to trace and paint on a picture frame glass provided by the library. Technology Assistance Available Contact the library at 330-426-3778 to make an appointment for one-on-one technology assistance. Mercy Health Mobile Dental Unit will visit East Palestine Library on Wednesday, September 21 8:45 AM to 1:45 PM & Wednesday, November 16 8:45 AM to 1:45 PM Appointments are available by calling 330-426-3778. Joanie Abdu Mobile Mammogram Unit will visit East Palestine Library on Wednesday, September 28 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM Appointments are available by calling 330-426-3778.
October 2022 Saturday, October 1 Pumpkin Festival featurng Pumpkin Tasting and Decorating Monday, October 3 Movers & Shakers 11:00 AM Tuesday, October 4 Job Prep (by appt.) 1:00 PM-3:00 PM Budding Bookworms 2:00 PM Family Game Night 6:00 PM Wednesday, October 5 Budding Bookworms 10:00 AM Board of Trustees Meeting 6:00 PM Thursday, October 6 Technology Troop 4:00 PM Friday, October 7 Homebound Delivery Monday, October 10 Movers & Shakers 11:00 AM Mug Decorating 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM Needle Felting Demonstration 6:00 PM Tuesday, October 11 Budding Bookworms 2:00 PM Graphic Novel Book Club 4:00 PM Friends of the Library 7:00 PM Wednesday, October 12 Budding Bookworms 10:00 AM Drop-In Book Club 6:30 PM Thursday, October 13 Night Owl Storytime 6:30 PM Monday, October 17 Movers & Shakers 11:00 AM Science Chef 4:00 PM Tuesday, October 18 Budding Bookworms 2:00 PM Book Buzz 6:30 PM Wednesday, October 19 Budding Bookworms 10:00 AM Thursday, October 20 Afternoon Book Club 1:30 PM Builders Club 2.0 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM Monday, October 24 Movers & Shakers 11:00 AM Tuesday, October 25 Budding Bookworms 2:00 PM Chapters Book Club 4:00 PM OverBooked Book Club 6:30 PM Wednesday, October 26 Budding Bookworms 10:00 AM Grief 101 6:00 PM Thursday, October 27 Gentle Reads 1:30 PM Saturday, October 29 Halloween Adventure Path 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Movie 2:00 PM September 2022 Friday, September 2 Homebound Delivery Monday, September 5 Library Closed– Labor Day Tuesday, September 6 Budding Bookworms 2:00 PM Wednesday, September 7 Budding Bookworms 10:00 AM Board of Trustees Meeting 6:00 PM Thursday, September 8 Technology Troop 4:00 PM Saturday, September 10 Apple Interest Group 10:00 AM Monday, September 12 Movers & Shakers 11:00 AM Junior Friends Meeting 3:30 PM Tuesday, September 13 Local History Hunters 1:00 PM Job Prep (by appt.) 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Budding Bookworms 2:00 PM Graphic Novel Book Club 4:00 PM Friends of the Library 7:00 PM Wednesday, September 14 Budding Bookworms 10:00 AM Author Karen Kotrba Visits / Drop-In Book Club 6:00 PM Thursday, September 15 Afternoon Book Club 1:30 PM Stuffed Animal Sleepover 6:00 PM Saturday, September 17 Free Paper Shredding Event 10:00 AM to Noon Monday, September 19 Movers & Shakers 11:00 AM Science Chef 4:00 PM Tuesday, September 20 Job Prep (by appt.) 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Budding Bookworms 2:00 PM Book Buzz Book Club 6:30 PM Wednesday, September 21 Budding Bookworms 10:00 AM Mobile Dental Unit 8:45 AM to 1:45 PM Thursday, September 22 Intro to Crochet for Tweens & Teens 5:00 PM Monday, September 26 Movers & Shakers 11:00 AM OverBooked Book Club 6:30 PM November 2022 Tuesday, November 1 Budding Bookworms 2:00 PM Wednesday, November 2 Budding Bookworms 10:00 AM Board of Trustees Meeting 6:00 PM Friday, November 4 Friends of the Library Book Sale 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Homebound Delivery Saturday, November 5 Friends of the Library Book Sale 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday, November 7 Movers & Shakers 11:00 AM Tuesday, November 8 Budding Bookworms 2:00 PM Graphic Novel Book Club 4:00 PM Friends of the Library Meeting 7:00 PM Wednesday, November 9 Budding Bookworms 10:00 AM Drop-In Book Club 6:30 PM Thursday, November 10 Technology Troop 4:00 PM Night Owl Storytime 6:30 PM East Palestine Memorial Public Library 309 N. Market Street East Palestine, OH 44413 330-426-3778 Friday, November 11 Library ClosedVeterans Day Monday, November 14 Movers & Shakers 11:00 AM Crime Salad Podcast Program 6:00 PM Tuesday, November 15 Budding Bookworms 2:00 PM Glass Painting 2:30 PM-4:00 PM Book Buzz 4:00 PM Wednesday, November 16 Mobile Dental Unit 8:45 AM- 1:45 PM Budding Bookworms 10:00 AM Thursday, November 17 Afternoon Book Club 1:30 PM Builders Club 2.0 5:00-7:00 PM Tuesday, September 27 Job Prep (by appt.) 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Local History Hunters 1:00 PM Budding Bookworms 2:00 PM Chapters Book Club 4:00 PM Dulci-More Performs 6:00 PM Wednesday, September 28 Joanie Abdu Mobile Mammogram Unit 8:30 -11:00 AM Budding Bookworms 10:00 AM Thursday, September 29 Gentle Reads Book Club 1:30 PM Builders Club 2.0 5:00-7:00 PM Monday, November 21 Movers &Shakers 11:00 AM Science Chef 4:00 PM Tuesday, November 22 Budding Bookworms 2:00 PM Wednesday, November 23 Budding Bookworms 10:00 AM Thursday, November 24 Library Closed- Happy Thanksgiving Monday, November 28 Movers & Shakers 11:00 AM OverBooked Book Club 6:30 PM Tuesday, November 29 Budding Bookworms 2:00 PM Chapters Book Club 4:00 PM Wednesday, November 30 Budding Bookworms 2:00 PM