An evening book club, Novels at Night, meets on the third Monday of the month at the Library at 7:00 pm. Monday, August 26th, the group will be discussing "The Nest" by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney. Anyone is welcome to join the discussion. Extra books are available at the library.
The Book and Lunch Club meets the first Wednesday of the month at 10:30 AM at the Library. The book discussion Wednesday, September 4th, at 10:30 AM, will be about the book "Small Great Things" by Jodi Picoult. Anyone is welcome to participate in the discussion. The group goes to a local restaurant for an optional lunch after. For more information or to request a copy of the discussion books, please contact the Library at 419-375-2869.
The Mercer County Council on Aging offers a meal service at the Fort Recovery Public Library to senior citizens in the Southern part of Mercer County. Meals are available the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month at the Library at 12:00 PM for a cost of $3.00. Participants are invited to stay and play cards at the Library in the community meeting room at 1:00 pm. Please RSVP for meals at least 24 hours in advance to the Mercer County Council on Aging at 419-586-1644. Meals are prepared by Briarwood and the menu will be available by calling the Council office or will be printed in the Daily Standard.
It's time to RENEW your Friends of the Library membership. New Members of the Friends of the Library are always welcome. If you wish to become a member of the Friends of the Library or renew your membership, please print and complete the membership form available below. Membership forms can also be picked up at the library. The Friends of the Library organization meets quarterly to plan fundraisers to benefit the Library, discuss new program opportunities, and provide financial support for materials and equipment needed at the Library. We are currently looking for new active members. Being involved with the Friends of the Library allows you to meet new community members as well as support the community services available at the library. Will you consider joining today?
Friends of the Library Membership Form (Google doc) Membership forms and fees can be returned to the library in person or be mailed to:
Fort Recovery Public Library
PO Box 309
Fort Recovery, OH 45846
* Members receive special privileges at the book sales, kids' craft days, notifications of special events, and more.
* Thank you for your support!
Novels at Night - Meets the 3rd Monday of the Month (7:00 PM) August - May
Book & Lunch Club - Meets the 1st Wednesday of the Month (10:30 AM) September - May
Do you have an electronic device such as an eReader, tablet, or mobile phone? Did you know free digital books, audiobooks, magazines, and more are available through the library? To access these materials, select the "iDownloads" graphic on the right side of the page in the catalog. Need Help? Stop by the library or give us a call. We are more than happy to help you with this process.