All Adams County Public Libraries will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.
Bring your ereader, tablet, or mobile device to a hands-on eBook Help Session at the West Union Library on Tuesday, May 7 at 5:00 pm. We'll discover how to borrow library ebooks, and download them to your device. Learn to borrow ebooks or audiobooks, how to request titles, and how you can begin reading on one device, and continue later on another. Call 937-544-2591 for more information.
Join us at the West Union Library on Tuesday, May 14 at 5:00 pm for a program about Growing Your Own Herbs with Cindy Cates.
This weekend, stop by the North Adams Library and enter your name in a drawing to win books for every member of the family. We're giving away two sets of books, including "The Demigod Diaries" by Rick Riordan, "Arlo Needs Glasses" by Barney Saltzberg and "Confessions of a Murder Suspect" by James Patterson.
Come learn how to create unique cake decorated cakes with icing techniques at the Peebles Library on Wednesday, May 15 at 5:00 pm. Deo Abellero will demonstrate how to use icing and decorating tools to craft a unique, beautifully decorated cake. This class is free and open to the public.
Come learn basic principles of flower arranging with Deo Abellero at the Peebles Library on Wednesday, May 8 at 5:00 pm. Learn color combinations, and how to create a professional-looking flower arrangement at home. This class is free and open to the public.
On May 21, from 6 - 8:00 pm, the Adams County Genealogical Society will hold a free Genealogy 101 Class at the Adams County Heritage Center in West Union. All ages are welcome to come learn how to trace their family roots. The class will discuss how to get started, organize findings, interview relatives, find records, record information, and how to avoid mistakes.
We're celebrating National Library Month by appreciating you, our patrons! During April at the Peebles Library, enter your name in one of several drawings for books and other items, each time you check out books. On April 30, we'll draw a winning name for each prize. Prize winners can pick up their item by May 6; any items unclaimed will be re-drawn.
The Adams County Master Gardeners are hosting their 9th Annual Plant Exchange on Saturday, April 27, in the Seaman Community Park, at 2:00 pm. Bring your plants to exchange by 1:30 pm, and receive a ticket for each plant you give. Starting at 2:00 pm, you can purchase plants others bring using your tickets.
Join us at the Manchester Public Library for Patron Appreciation Day, on Wednesday, April 17 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm. We want to thank our patrons for supporting the Manchester Public Library! Stop in, chat with library staff, enjoy punch and cookies, and rediscover how much your local library has to offer.