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Perry County District Library 2023 Events

Please note: for a complete Perry County Ohio District Library 2023 calendar of events, including specific up-to-date dates and times visit the library online at www.pcdl.org or pick up a monthly calendar at your local library location.

 

 

 

Perry County District Library 2023 Events

 

 

 

Please note: for a complete Perry County Ohio District Library 2023 calendar of events, including specific up-to-date dates and times visit the library online at www.pcdl.org or pick up a monthly calendar at your local library location.

 

Perry County District Library 2023 Events

 

Storytimes (all locations)

Winter Session begins Week of January 8th (5-week session)

Spring Session begins Week of March 5th (5-week session)

Summer Session begins Week of June 4th (6-week session)

Fall Session begins Week of October 1st (5-week session)

 

READ with RUDY

First Wednesday of each month 4-5 p.m. at Corning Branch Library

Children can enjoy reading to Rudy (a therapy dog).

*Additional dates and times for 2023 coming soon!

 

Mommy & Me Yoga (New Lexington location)

Wednesdays, April 12 through May 10, 11 a.m.

This yoga program is for little ones and their parent/caregiver.

 

Family Events-all ages (New Lexington location, unless otherwise noted)

Tuesday, March 28, 6 p.m.

Hop into Spring! Meet & Greet with your favorite springtime BUNNY!

 

Tuesday, April 25, 6 p.m.

Cincinnati Children’s Theatre presents Cinderella Wore Boots!

 

Tuesday, June 6, 6 p.m.

The Columbus Zoo!

 

Tuesday, June 13, 6 p.m.

Super Friends Family Night, featuring a favorite super hero, marvel adventure and more!

 

Tuesday, June 20, 6 p.m.

Leaping Lizards! Live reptile program

 

Tuesday, June 27, 6 p.m.

Wands at the Ready! A magical performance in the Harry Potter Universe!

 

Tuesday, July 11, 6 p.m.

Science Heroes with Talewise, an interactive science extravaganza!

 

Tuesday, July 18, 5 p.m. (at Perry County Fair, Pavilion)

Dinosaur Dimensions!  Dinosaurs come to life in this interactive program great for all ages!

Fall Family Nights TBA

TWEEN programs (ages 9-12)

January 24, 4 p.m.

Crocheting, Part 1

 

January 31, 4 p.m.

Crocheting, Part 2

 

February 14, 4 p.m.

We Love Candy! Candy Making for Tweens

 

March 14, 4 p.m.

Tween No-Sew T-Shirt Totes

 

April 11, 4 p.m.

Tween program TBA

 

Summer Tween Programs begin week of June 4 (all locations, dates & times TBA)

 

Fall & Winter Tween Programs TBA

 

Homeschool Programs (programs held at New Lexington location)

Wednesday, February 1, 1 p.m.

Discovering Dinosaurs! Like paleontologists, we will discover facts about dinosaurs as we study fossils and create our own using STEM kits donated by COSI.

 

Wednesday, March 1, 1 p.m.

Leaf Litter Critters with Perry County Park District’s Naturalist, Jessie Bennett

 

Wednesday, April 5, 1 p.m.

Homeschool program TBA

 

Wednesday, May 3, 1 p.m.

Homeschool Student Science Fair

 

Teen & Adult Programs

Gentle Yoga – New Lexington

Thursdays at 10:30, 8-week sessions

 

Gentle Yoga – Somerset

2nd & 4th Mondays at 10:30

 

Mystery Book Club – Perry County Senior Center

2nd Tuesday of the month at 1:00pm, January – October

 

Decluttering using the FIND Method with Central State University – New Lexington

January 11, 25 & February 1, 8 at 3:00

 

Crafternoon – New Lexington

2nd Thursday of the month at 3:00, January – October

 

Stress Management with Central State University – Somerset

January 13, 20, 27 & February 3 at 10:30

 

Dungeons & Dragons – New Lexington

3rd week of the month at 4:30

 

Card Club – Somerset

2nd & 4th Tuesdays at 1:00, March – December

 

Abraham Lincoln: A New Birth of Freedom with Kevin Wood – New Lexington

March 23, 2023 at 5:30

 

Springtime Bingo – New Lexington

April 19, 2023 at 5:30

 

Fall Bingo – New Lexington

September 27, 2023 at 5:30

 

Winter Reading Program for Adults – All locations

December 4, 2023 – January 13, 2024

 

Holiday Bingo – New Lexington

December 13, 2023 at 5:30

 

Summer Reading Programs (Teen & Adult)

 

Writing Your Life Story with Central State University – New Lexington

Thursdays, June 1 – July 20 (eight-week session) at 5:30

 

Self-Care for Teens – Somerset

June 12, 2023 at 2:00

 

Self-Care for Teens – New Lexington

June 26, 2023 at 2:00

 

Wreck This Journal – New Lexington

June 14, 2023 at 5:00

 

Mini Art Contest Drop In & Create – All locations

June 19 – June 24

 

Bullet Journaling – New Lexington

June 28, 2023 at 5:00

 

Summer Bingo – New Lexington

July 12, 2023 at 5:00

Bookmobile Stops

Schedules released seasonally

Winter Schedule (through February 25)

Tuesdays

Weeks 1 & 3

January 3, 17 & 31; February 14

Six-Mile Turn            4:20-5:05pm

Portersville               5:20-6:05pm

Weeks 2 & 4

January 10 & 24; February 7 & 21

Mount Perry             4:10-4:55pm

Glenford                    5:10-5:55pm

Wednesdays

Weeks 1 & 3

January 4 & 18: February 1 & 15

New Reading             4:00-4:45pm

Heron Bay                 5:05-5:50pm

Weeks 2 & 4

January 11 & 25; February 8 & 22

Redfield/Saltillo       4:10-4:55pm

Shawnee                   5:25-6:10pm

Thursdays

Weeks 1 & 3

January 5 & 19; February 2 & 16

Moxahala                  4:15-5:00pm

Hemlock                    5:20-6:05pm

Weeks 2 & 4

January 12 & 26; February 9 & 23

Drakes                       4:00-4:45 pm

Maxville                     5:15-6:00pm

Special Holiday Events

Thursday, November 30, 5 p.m. (New Lexington)

Evening with Santa sponsored by Perry County Tribune

 

Friday, December 1

New Lexington Christmas Walk

Local Crafters 12-7:30 p.m. Library Lower Level

Crafts for all ages & Grinch Meet & Greet 3-5 &7-8 Library Main Floor (watch for us in the parade!)

 

Saturday, December 2

Somerset Small Towne Christmas: Stories & Crafts with the Library Elves

Somerset Branch Library, 2-4 p.m., then watch for us in the Parade!

 

Sunday, December 3

Thornville Holiday Celebration

Stories & Crafts with the Library Elves

Thornville Branch Library, 3-5 p.m., then watch for us in the parade!

Upcoming Events
Coffee with some Commissioners | Tuesday, January 31, 2023 Jan 31, 2023 07:30 AM - 08:30 AM — Dodson's on Broadway - 313 W Broadway St, New Lexington, OH 43764
Are You Experiencing Unsheltered Homelessness - PiT Count | Thursday, February 2, 2023 Feb 02, 2023 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM — Holy Trinity Lutheran Church - 201 W Brown St, New Lexington, OH 43764
Perry County Free Legal Clinic | Tuesday, February 7, 2023 Feb 07, 2023 03:30 PM - 05:30 PM — Perry County Courthouse - 105 North Main Street, New Lexington, OH 43764
Blood Drive American Legion Post 58 | Thursday, February 16, 2023 Feb 16, 2023 01:00 PM - 07:00 PM — American Legion Post 58 - 107 East Gay St, Somerset, OH 43783
Blood Drive Glenford Elementary | Thursday, February 16, 2023 Feb 16, 2023 03:00 PM - 07:30 PM — Glenford Elementary School - 128 High St, Glenford, OH 43739
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