Get free, hands-on help learning to use computers and the Internet. Beginning Computer Classes will be offered throughout June at the West Union Library. The class takes place over two three-hour sessions. Classes are free, and are suitable for any beginning computer user - no previous experience is needed. Please call 937-544-2591 to reserve your spot in advance.
Plant Exchange at the West Union Library
Ready for spring gardening? We're holding a community Plant Exchange all during May at the West Union Library. Bring a potted, labeled plant with you, and choose another to take home.
Wednesday Gardening Giveaway
Visit the West Union Library any Wednesday in May for the chance to win a prize from our gardening display case! Randomly chosen visitors every Wednesday will have the chance to select a gardening-related item from our display case.
Herb Workshop with Cindy Cates
On Tuesday, May 14 at 5:00 pm, Cindy Cates will offer a workshop on Growing Your Own Herbs. We'll cover everything you need to know to get ready for planting herbs this spring. Cindy will discuss techniques for planting the most popular herbs, strategies for harvesting and preserving what you grow, and share samples of herbal sugars, oils, vinegars, dips, butters and other recipes.
Tune in to local radio station C103 at 10:00 am on Tuesday, May 14 to hear Adam, Kris, Sherry, and Tara talk about the Summer Reading Program, activities for kids in the library, and the "Adams County Avengers." Learn what's happening at your local branch of the Adams County Public Library during the Summer Reading Program, and how you can "Dig Into Reading" with us!
The Manchester Friends of the Library will host a Book Sale on Saturday, May 11 from 10 am - 3 pm. Come browse thousands of items, including books, audio books, CDs, DVDs, and magazines. Many titles have been added since the last sale. Each mother who visits the sale will receive a free paperback book, in honor of Monther's Day.
Creative Confections with Susan Zaph at the Peebles Library!
May 22, at 5:00 pm
Learn advanced cake decorating, and techniques to work with sugar icing during this event, led by professional cake decorator Susan Zaph. Please call 937-587-2085 to register in advance for this program.
Learn to use the Library Catalog to find books and movies, request items be delivered to the library nearest you, and manage your library account. Use your library card number and PIN to view your checkouts, renew your items, and manage your holds and lists from home.
Visit the Adams County Public Library's YouTube Channel, and click on our favorites to find ebook tutorials and more.
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.