(January 8, 2014) Our programs for young children are canceled for today since Minerva Local Schools are not in session due to weather related problems.
(January 5, 2014) Due to a water back-up in the building, the library will be closed on Monday and Tuesday, January 6 and 7. No library materials checked out from the Minerva Public Library are due on any day that the library is closed.
(December 23, 2013) The library will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday, December 24 and 25, in observance of the Christmas holiday. No library materials checked out from the Minerva Public Library are due on any day that the library is closed. The Trustees and staff of the Minerva Public Library hope that you have a pleasant holiday and safe travels.
(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.
(November 27, 2013) Join us on Tuesday evening, December 10 from 6:30-7:15 for stories and songs in a special holiday merry music celebration for the whole family. Activities will include listening to stories, singing carols accompanied by live music, and putting together a jingle bell music maker. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please call the Youth Services Department at 330-868-4101 to register.
(November 18, 2013) When children are out of school on Monday, December 2, families are invited to join us at the library to create a charming candy cottage to take home. Two sessions are offered, one in the morning from 11:00-12:00 and another in the afternoon from 2:00-3:00. Participants are asked to bring along one cup of unwrapped candy to use and share with other cottage decorators. Graham crackers and frosting for basic construction will be provided. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult to assist in construction. Please call the library at 330-868-4101 to register your family for the programs.
(November 12, 2013) Many people probably remember Holly McCully for her years of work in Minerva Schools. But how many people know that she is also a published author? The Minerva Public Library is pleased to host Mrs. McCully for an author talk and book signing on Monday, November 18, at 7:00 pm in the library’s Community Room. For as long as she can remember, Holly has
(October 28, 2013) Does your toddler love to sing and dance? You won't want to miss this Family Fun Special. "Music in Motion" is an interactive program for toddlers 16 to 36 months old and their parents or caregivers. Join Miss Karla for music, motion and fun on Friday morning, November 8 from 10:30-11:15. Space is limited so call 330-868-4101 to sign up
(October 23, 2012) Grab your sonic screwdriver, don your fez, and join the T.A.R.D.I.S. for an adventure through all of time and space! On Saturday, November 9, 2013 from 2:00-3:30 Minerva Public Library will celebrate 50 years of the iconic science fiction TV series Doctor Who. Join us for games, crafts, snacks, trivia and other fun. Enter to win exciting Doctor Who prizes including a six-foot stand-up T.A.R.D.I.S. and other fun prizes. Come dressed like your favorite doctor, companion, or other character.