Dino Design Contest
Design a dino and send us a photo of your creation by Saturday, November 21. Then invite your friends to stop in on Facebook or Instagram and like your dino. All ages (children, teens, and adults) are invited to participate. (Read More.) Sat, Nov 21st, Sun, Nov 22nd, Mon, Nov 23rd, Tue, Nov 24th, Wed, Nov 25th, Thu, Nov 26th, Fri, Nov 27th, Sat, Nov 28th, Sun, Nov 29th, and Mon, Nov 30th.
Dinovember
In the Children's Room, November is Dinovember! Join us for an obstacle course, weekly dino hunts, and dinosaur adoptions. Check out Facebook and Instagram, too, for our daily dino exploits! (Read More.) Sat, Nov 21st, Sun, Nov 22nd, Mon, Nov 23rd, Tue, Nov 24th, Wed, Nov 25th, Thu, Nov 26th, Fri, Nov 27th, Sat, Nov 28th, Sun, Nov 29th, and Mon, Nov 30th.
Circulation Policy Changes Q and A
Changed policies at Galion Public Library: books and many other items now have no overdue fines; long-overdue items and replacement costs can block you from checking out; replacement fees for lost items can be canceled if the items are returned within six months; existing overdue fines are being wiped; and renewals are now automatic, as long as nothing blocks them. Read on for details.
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Adult Grab-N-Go Craft Kits
A new craft will be available every other Monday and will include craft supplies and instructions. (Read More.)
Tree Decorating Contest
Individuals, families, organizations, and businesses are invited to enter our tree decorating contest. Trees may be submitted November 30 through December 5. The public may vote for their favorite tree once daily from December 7-12. The 3 trees with the most votes will win prizes. (Read More.) Mon, Nov 30th, Tue, Dec 1st, Wed, Dec 2nd, Thu, Dec 3rd, Fri, Dec 4th, Sat, Dec 5th, Mon, Dec 7th, Tue, Dec 8th, Wed, Dec 9th, Thu, Dec 10th, Fri, Dec 11th, and Sat, Dec 12th.
1000 Books Before Kindergarten
Join this free program and read 1000 books to your child before they start kindergarten. (Read More.)
Activity Kits
Be creative and enjoy new experiences in the privacy of your home. (Read More.)
Ancestry Library Now Available Remotely
I have just been informed that our state-provided subscription to Ancestry Library, no longer requires you to be in the library to access the service. (Read More.)
Book Drop Open: Please Return Your Items
If you have library items out that are overdue, now is the time to return them. If you can't make it in during our limited hours, we have 24-hour book drops by both entrances. (Read More.)
Watch this space for more library programs and news.