Holmes County District Public Library June 2023 Events & Programs 

Holmes County District Public Library June 2023 Events & Programs 

 Call the library at 330-674-5972 for more information or to register for any of these events: 

Discover New Trails @ the Library! – The 2023 Summer Reading Program, June 5th through July 22nd  There are reading programs for all ages and chances to win some great prizes!  Registration begins May 30th at the Central Library or East Branch.

Summer Reading Kickoff! @ the Central Library, Friday, June 2nd from 5:30pm – 7:30pm. Sign-up for Summer Reading from 5:30pm to 6:30pm, with hot dogs, chips, & a drink provided, a scavenger hunt, story walk and bike rodeo, and from 6:30pm-7:30pm enjoy Outback Ray’s Amazing Animal Show!

June Craft Kit for Teens available at the Central Library or East Branch Pick up a themed kit focusing on self-sufficiency. Choose between a “nature journaling” kit or “productivity journaling” kit.

Storytime! @ the East Branch – Wednesdays @ 10:30am, June 7th, 14th, 21st, & 28th.  Bring your family for these “all ages” storytimes with a nature theme!

Storytime! @ the Central Library – Fridays @ 10:30 am, June 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th.  Kids ages 2-5 with an adult are invited to join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and more!

Little Learners Playgroup @ the Central Library – Fridays from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm, June 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th.  Kids up to age 5, with an adult, will engage in activities to promote reading and social skills. Snacks are provided.

 Trouble on the Trail: A Paws to Read Mystery @ the Central Library – Saturday, June 10th from 11 am – 12 pm.  School-age youth up to age 14 will learn about hiking safety, watch a search & tracking demonstration, make a sun visor, and read to a certified therapy dog from Caring Therapy Canines.

Under the Stars @ the Central Library – Wednesday, June 14th @ 11 am.  School-age youth up to age 15 will explore nature at night, make a star chart, find real-time planetary objects, and learn about the adaptations of nighttime animals. Registration is required.

Local Author visit & book signing @ the Central Library – Saturday, June 17th from 11am to 12noon. Jackie Deems, author of “Beside Still Waters” will share her work and be available to sign books.

Picnic & Potluck Pleasers! with Kate, Tuesday, June 20th @ 6pm – Central Library  Join Kate Shumaker, OSU Extension Services Educator, as she offers “Picnic & Potluck Pleasers”! Registration is required.

Just Wing It! @ the Central Library – Wednesday, June 21st @ 11 am.  School-age youth up to age 15 will explore the world of flying animals through hands-on experiments. Registration is required.

Book Discussion for Adults, Tuesday, June 27th @ 1pm – Central Library – discussing “The Measure” by Nikki Erlick, and @ 6pm – Jitters Coffee House – discussing “The Mitford Affair” by Marie Benedict. Books are available to borrow at the Central Library.

Let’s Rock! @ the Central Library – Wednesday, June 28th @ 11 am.  School-age youth up to age 15 will learn about rocks, crack open a geode, and paint a rock to take home. Registration is required.


Jun 01 - 30 2023


8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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