May Newsletter

Monday, May 4th- Watercolor Class @ 9am
Monday, May 4th- LEGO League Meeting @ 6pm
Tuesday, May 5th- Adult Book Club @ 1pm
Thursday, May 7th- Knitters @ 5pm
Saturday, May 9th- Rootfinders Meeting @ 10am
Saturday, May 9th- Plant Sale @ 10am
Sunday, May 10th- "Intro to Excel" Class @ 1pm
Monday, May 11th- Watercolor Class @ 9am
Monday, May 11th- Author: Mindy McGinnis @ 6:30pm
Monday, May 11th- Recipe Swap @ 6pm
Thursday, May 14th- Knitters @ 5pm
Saturday, May 16th- "Intro to Powerpoint" Class @ noon

Free Computer Classes - Sign up now

Our Guiding Ohio Online representative, Robert Conarroe is offering free computer classes. Space may be limited, so sign up early at the front desk of the library. A laptop is recommended, but not required. In lieu of a laptop, you may want to bring a tablet to the Google App & gmail, facebook and twitter classes. If you have questions or need more info, contact Robert at Classes are as follows . . .

May 19th, 6-7 PM - Introduction to PowerPoint/Twitter, Facebook

May 26th, 6-7 PM  - Introduction to Microsoft Word/Twitter, Facebook

New to Computers? Need help with using a computer?

Do you or someone you care about need help using a computer? Your public library is here to help! We have a caring, friendly Online Guide, Robert Conarroe, trained to help with using a computer, getting online and much more. Robert's usual hours are Thursday evening from 5 - 8 PM,  Saturday 10 AM - 2 PM, and Sunday 1 - 4 PM. You can call the library (513-897-4826) to set up a time to meet with Robert, or you can email him at

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?

This unprecedented effort will unite diverse groups that touch the lives of children from birth to age 8 under its single, powerful message – Read Aloud 15 MINUTES. Every child. Every parent. Every day.