Summer Newsletter 2024

# Summer Reading Kickoff Events MAY 30 | 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM Coshocton County Library – East Lawn MAY 31 | 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM West Lafayette Branch Library – Reading Shelter Register for Summer Reading and enjoy activities, games, and snacks as we kick off the 2024 Summer Reading Program, “Adventure Begins at Your Library.” Summer Checkout Challenge MAY 30 – JULY 27 Sign up for the Adult Checkout Challenge this summer at the library or on the Beanstack app. “Foothill Features” screening JUNE 3 | 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Coshocton County Library – Large Meeting Room Featuring Southeast Ohio, watch an episode of the new WOUB program “Foothill Features” followed by a presentation from Producer/Director Chris Flanery. Travel Trivia JUNE 4 | 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Coshocton County Library – Large Meeting Room Bring your friends and test your knowledge of all things travel in celebration of the “adventure” summer reading theme. Light snacks will be provided. ADULT PROGRAMS Programs in blue require registration. Sign up at or by calling 740-622-0956. Explore a World of Possibilities! JUNE 10 | 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM (NEW time) Coshocton County Library – Small Meeting Room Go on an adventure this summer! Senior adults are invited to this virtual travel program at the library. Keepsake passports are provided and stamped for each program attended. June’s destination is Mexico. “Thyme” to Learn About Herbs JUNE 17 | 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Coshocton County Library – Large Meeting Room Join Julia Brown, operator of A Simply Thyme in Fresno, to learn about herbology. Brown will discuss cooking with herbs, which herbs should be planted in the garden, and her new cookbook A Simpler Thyme in the Kitchen. “Bookmarked” Book Club “Bookmarked” is a book discussion program exploring fiction and non-fiction titles. Participants may choose either the Main Library or Coshocton Senior Center to attend book club meetings. Copies of selected titles are available to borrow at the Main Library one month prior to each meeting date. Fourth Tuesday of each month | 6:30 PM Coshocton County Library First Wednesday of each month | 1:00 PM Coshocton Senior Center (201 Browns Lane) SUMMER TITLES: 6/25, 7/3: The Lost Man 7/23, 8/7: The Splendid and the Vile or Darkest Hour 8/27, 9/4: Mad Honey Coffee Chat for Readers JULY 3 | 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM West Lafayette Branch Library This bi-monthly Reader’s Advisory program features new and best- selling fiction books. Hot coffee, tea, and light refreshments are provided.