Fall23 Quarterly Draft

LIBRARY LEDGER FALL 2023: SEPTEMBER | OCTOBER | NOVEMBER September: Fall Story Times Begin October: Jim Kleefeld, Ohio Spirits | 10/16 November: Medicare Seminar | 11/9 Fall Highlights At The Library Pataskala Public Library 355 W. Broad Street Pataskala, OH 43062 740-927-9986 pataskalalibrary.org Volume 1. Issue 1.

Monday, 10/16 Jim Kleefeld: Ohio Spirits 6:30 PM - Teens & Adults Jim tells tales of spirits who supposedly haunt the Mansfield Reformatory, Franklin Castle, Concord Cemetery and more! LIBRARY LEDGER LIBRARY LEDGER FALL 2023 Special Events Thursday, 11/9 Medicare Medigap Seminar 2 PM - 3 PM - Adults A discussion of Medicare supplemental insurance to answer all your questions. Monthly Clubs Adult Book Club 6:30 PM - Ages 18+ September 13th October 11th November 8th LEGO Club 4:30 PM - Ages 5+ September 12th October 10th November 14th Read To A Dog 4 PM - Grades K-5 registration required September 13th October 18th November 8th Holidays and Closings Labor Day: Monday, September 4th Indigenous Peoples' Day: Monday, October 9th Veterans Day: Saturday, November 11th Thanksgiving: Thursday, November 23rd

Adult Book Club | 2nd Wednesdays | 6:30 PM Join Rita for this monthly adult-focused book club. Each monthly title will be announced several weeks in advance of the meeting and available to check out at the front desk. Then join in on the meeting night for a lively discussion! For persons aged 18+ LEGO Club | 2nd Tuesdays | 4:30 PM We provide the LEGOS, you provide the creativity! Kids ages 5 and up are invited to attend for one hour of free-build fun where creativity runs wild. Read To A Dog | 2nd Wednesdays | 4 PM Dogs are great listeners! Kids can build confidence and experience reading aloud to TDI certified therapy dog, Benny. Registration is required to book a 15 minute reading session. Call to register! Check Out Our Monthly Clubs! See our website and social media pages for full details

Come visit us at the West Licking County Family YMCA (355 W. Broad St. Pataskala). We opened in this temporary location on June 12th and will remain until the building addition project is complete in 2024. Temporary Location Library Addition Project We broke ground at 101 S. Vine Street on June 5th for the library addition project! This project will add: a large community meeting room, several study rooms, a quiet reading room, a kids programming and story time area, a pick up window, and more! Construction is slated to take 12 months. Keep tabs on construction progress on our social media pages and website.

Caleb Marketing & Technology Coordinator Years At The Library: 10 Favorite Book: The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien Currently Reading: The Three-Body Problem by Cixin Liu. About Me: I love fantasy and sci-fi, video games, and sports. I grew up in Pataskala and went to school in Granville. My wife is also a librarian at the Columbus Metropolitan Library! Meet The Staff Staff Picks Here's what we are reading at the library! Stop in and check out these titles for yourself.

We Have Board Games! Our board games may be checked out for two weeks at a time. Holds on games must be picked up at Pataskala Public Library. Stop in to see our full collection!

Libby - Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines to read on your phone or tablet using the Libby app by OverDrive. Download the Libby app to get started using your library card! Dolly Parton Imagination Library - Free age appropriate books for kids aged 0-5! Delivered right to you through the mail. Sign up in person or on our website. Library Resources VOX Books - The world’s first audio books that live in print books. The permanently attached VOX Reader transforms an ordinary print book into an all-in-one read-along. No need for computers, tablets, or CDs—children simply push a button to listen and read. Seed Library - Browse our wide variety of seed packets that are available at no cost! Whether you are a beginner or master gardener, we have something for you - vegetables, flowers, and herbs. Here For Your Business Needs Faxes - 20 pages free ($0.10 per subsequent page) Prints - Black & White: 20 pages free ($0.10 per subsequent page) Color: $0.25 per page Copies - $0.10 per page PLUS: -Free WiFi -Wireless Printing -6 public internet computers -Headphones & USB drives available for purchase

7770 Jacksontown Rd. Newark, OH. 43055 Free admission to The Dawes Arboretum for up to 6 individuals. About Dawes: The Dawes Arboretum was founded in 1929. Beman and Bertie Dawes created The Arboretum as a private foundation: “To encourage the planting of forest and ornamental trees… to give pleasure to the public and education to the youth.” The Dawes Arboretum's collections include over 5,300 different types of plants (taxa) with more than 15,400 plants on grounds. Experience Passes Get FREE admission to area attractions with your Pataskala Public Library card! Stop by the library's front desk for more info. 55 S. 1st St. Newark, OH. 43055 Free admission to The Works: Ohio Center For History, Art & Technology for up to 4 individuals. About The Works: Experience central Ohio's best destination for hands-on discovery with local history, art, science, and glassblowing. Check out the first floor science labs, watch a hot glassblowing demonstration, have an immersive experience in the SciDome planetarium, and learn about local history. The Works is more than a museum, offering new hands-on opportunities to inspire creativity and learning every day. Experience Passes may only be checked out with a Pataskala Public Library card.

Online Databases Get FREE access to dozens of online databases and research sites with your library card!. Ancestry.com - Start searching billions of genealogy records.* Chilton Library - Auto repair and maintenance information. LinkedIn Learning - Expert-led online video courses. MasterFILE Premier - Robust collection of primary sources and articles. Ohio History Central - Online encyclopedia of Ohio history. Weiss Ratings - Powerful tools to learn about and protect your finances.. World Book Online - Verified and trusted research encyclopedia.. *must be used in the library AND MORE! Visit pataskalalibrary.org/research

GROW WITH US Giving Campaign Giving Recognition Auvergne J. Ruml The Rothweiler Family Pataskala Area Chamber of Commerce Shelly Marie Ipacs Licking Memorial Health Systems Ray & Kathy DeVolld Weiler Financial Walker CPA Accounting & Tax TrueCore Foundation Family of Howard G. & Claire Robinson Daniel Lee See Vicki Casebolt Sussman Bill & Carolyn Hayes Brent & Shirley Shenk A Growing Community. A Growing Library. THANK YOU for your support as our library and community grow together Interested in giving to the library addition project? Please contact Director Jeff Rothweiler (jrothweiler@pataskalalibrary.org) for recognition opportunities.

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