The People’s Choice Award for the 2018 Fort Festival of Trees goes to “Do Small Things With Great Love”, by the Little Flowers. This tree received the most votes out of our 22 beautifully decorated trees. Congratulations to the Little Flowers group! Thanks to everyone that participated, volunteered, donated, and voted during our 2018 Festival of Trees. Have a safe and Happy New Year!
The Library will be open 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM on Monday, December 31st. We will be CLOSED Tuesday, January 1, 2019 for New Year's Day. Normal business hours will resume Wednesday, January 2. Have a safe and Happy New Year's!
Can you help us Unlock the Box? We want to you to share your talent and creativity with the world, but the villain, “The Eraser,” has locked all of the drawing paper up. He believes that without it, you will not be able to “Make Your Mark”!
So you can “Make Your Mark”, will you help us find the drawing paper? Join us at the Library Wednesday, December 26; Friday, December 28; or Saturday, December 29 to “Unlock The Box.” Call the Library to set up a scheduled time for your group of 6 at 419-375-2869.
The Library will be closing early on Monday, December 31. We will open at 10:00 AM and Close at 3:00 PM to celebrate New Year's Eve. Have a Safe Holiday!
The Library will be closed Monday, December 24th and Tuesday, December 25th to celebrate Christmas. May you all have a safe and Merry Christmas!
The 14th Annual Fort Festival of Trees is going on now at the Library! Come see the 22 beautifully decorated Christmas Trees and 2 wreaths and vote for your favorite for the People's Choice Award. A big thank you to the individuals, organizations, and businesses that volunteered their time and talents to put together a beautiful display. This free event is open to the public and is sponsored by the Fort Recovery Friends of the Library.
Join us for a Thanksgiving puzzle - Unlock the Box, "Back To Reality". Grandma is getting more and more forgetful and can't find the key to her recipe box where her secret Thanksgiving dressing recipe is. She needs your help. Call the Library at 419-375-2869 to register your team of 6 to come and help Unlock the Box and save Family Thanksgiving!
Santa Claus is coming to the Library! He will be here on Tuesday, December 4th from 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM. Don't miss your chance to say hi and give him your wish list!
The 14th Annual Fort Festival of Trees will be held at the Library December 3 - 29, 2018. The Friends of the Library would like to invite any business, club or organization, or family, to participate by entering a decorated tree or wreath to display. Visitors to the library vote for their favorite tree and the winner receives their name on a plaque at the Library for "The People's Choice" Award. This is a wonderful community tradition and enjoyed by all. Please contact the library to register your tree or wreath or for more information.
The Friends of the Library is sponsoring a Scholastic Book Fair for families to purchase new books during the Community Christmas Open House on Sunday, November 11 from 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM. The Book Fair will also be available at the Library from November 12 - November 17 during normal business hours. Books can also be purchased online until November 20. Proceeds from the Book Fair will go toward purchasing new books and materials for the library. Start your Christmas shopping by buying your loved ones something to read!