Read Aloud!

Mary L. Cook Public Library launches the Parent and Community Awareness Program with Read Aloud 15 MINUTES - What would U.S. education look like if every child were read aloud to for 15 minutes every day?

Website Changes

Our website was recently updated, and we hope that you enjoy the new look. Digital downloads such as the Ohio Digital Library, Zinio, Hoopla, and Wowbrary which use to have links in the left side bar are now located under 'Digital Downloads' in the upper tool bar.

Food Contest & Stargazing!

On Monday, October 27th, at 6:30 PM, join host Mark Reinemann for an evening of Fall stargazing while the "Alien" Food Contest is being judged.  Create your favorite "alien" food and enter to win! There will be prizes for first and second place in three age categories: Kids (under 12); Youth (12 to 17); and Adults (18+). Pick up an entry form and rules at the front desk beginning September 28th. 

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

     Mary L. Cook Public Library announces the launch of their 1,000 Books before Kindergarten program. This fun and exciting reading program for children ages 0-5 years. This program was developed to increase awareness of the importance of reading to very young children as well as encouraging parents to embrace their role as their child’s first teacher.