West Union Branch
It's almost time... Learn about Summer Reading Program activities, events, and schedules at each library, and plan to join us as we Dig Into Reading this summer at the Adams County Public Library!
A new group of library heroes have arrived! Come meet the Adams County Avengers during the Summer Reading Program, and join with them to "Fight for your right to read!"
Watch the AC Avengers on YouTube - and share with your friends!
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.
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.
The Adams County Public Library offers you access to new and recently published books, and we add new titles every week. Stay informed about our newest items by browsing the New Books page.
Browse the library's newest titles in fiction, biography, book on CD, teen fiction, and much more. Click on a book cover to browse a summary of the book, and read a review. Follow a link to reserve that title in the Online Catalog, using your library card number and PIN.
Did you hear about a book this week on a radio or television program? Books on the Air offers a quick review of books mentioned in broadcast media during the past week - and lets you find them in the library catalog.
Browse the library's collection of eBooks, audiobooks, music, and more, and download them for free to your computer, tablet, ereader, or mobile device. Try the MyHelp Wizard for step-by-step instructions, customized for your device. Watch a short video introducing the Online eBook Catalog, and learn to borrow eBooks using your library card and PIN.
Visit the Ohio eBook Project to browse over 76,000 eBook titles, and borrow them using your Library card and PIN. Now, you can even borrow and read eBooks in your browser, without installing special software!
Learn more about the Library's Ebook Catalog.
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!
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.
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.