Library Now Hiring

(February 10, 2014) The library is accepting applications for a part-time Library Associate I in the Youth Services Department.  The job announcement, complete job description, and application form are posted on the Employment Opportunities page and at the service desks in the library.  The library will accept applications through Monday, February 24, 2014. 

LEGO Day--This Saturday!

(January 30, 2014)  Love building with LEGOs?  Get together and create with others who like them too!  Minerva Public Library is hosting another LEGO Day on Saturday, February 1 from 2:00-3:30 pm in the Community Room on the library's lower level. A large assortment of loaned LEGO blocks will be available for imaginative builders to use that afternoon.  This entertaining activity is designed for ages 6 and up.  Parents are encouraged to attend. Because space is limited, registration is required.  Stop at the Youth Desk to sign up or call 330-868-4101 and ask for Youth Services.

Early Literacy App Night at the Library

(January 30, 2014) (January 14, 2014) Do you have an Apple device?  Are there young children at home?  Join us Tuesday, February 4, from 6:00-8:00 pm for "App Night" at the Library.  Volunteers will help you download literacy apps and e-books for children from Pre-K through 3rd grade to your updated  IPad 2 (or newer) IPad Mini, IPod Touch (4th generation or newer), or IPhone 4 (or newer).  All downloads are free to you and funded by a grant administered by Minerva Local Schools and Marlington Local Schools.  Registration is required. 

LEGO DAY Saturday, February 1, 2014

(January 23, 2014)  Love building with LEGOs?  Get together and create with others who like them too!  Minerva Public Library is hosting another LEGO Day on Saturday, February 1 from 2:00-3:30 pm in the Community Room on the library's lower level. A large assortment of loaned LEGO blocks will be available for imaginative builders to use that afternoon.  This entertaining activity is designed for ages 6 and up.  Parents are encouraged to attend. Because space is limited, registration is required.  Stop at the Youth Desk to sign up or call 330-868-4101 and ask for Youth Services.

Youth Services Closed Monday and Part of Tuesday

(January 23, 2014)  The lower level of the library, containing the Youth Services Department and the meeting rooms  will be closed all day Monday, January 27, and until 4:15 pm, Tuesday, January 28, so that new carpeting can be installed in the section of the library damaged by the sewer back-up on January 5.  The Children's and Teen collections will not be available for browsing during this time.   The main floor of the library (upstairs) will be open as usual with all services and materials available. 

Downloadable Content: Ebooks and More!

(December 19, 2013) Remember that your library card gives you free access to a large and ever-growing collection of Ebooks, downloadable audiobooks, music, and videos for e-readers, tablets, and mobile devices.  Visit the Ohio Digital Library to see the selection.  The help features there will explain how to download to your particular device, and check out the demonstrations on SEO's new YouTube channel. 

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