New BookMatch Service

Just finished a good series but not sure what to read next? Want to read again after a long hiatus but not sure where to start? Just read a current bestseller and want more books like it? Then try our BookMatch service. BookMatch allows you to take advantage of our librarians’ extensive knowledge. Answer a few short questions and we’ll give you five suggestions to keep you reading!

Notification of reserved items

The library experienced some technical issues with our e-mail server last week. As a result, you may not have received an e-mail notice about your on-hold items being available for pick up. We apologize for the inconvenience! Please call 419-228-5113 to check on the status of your holds.We thank you for your patience as we correct any problems this issue may have caused you in accessing your materials.

Lima Public Library is pleased to announce a dual partnership with the Lima Adult Learning Center.

On Friday, March 2 Lima Public Library unveiled its new collection of materials for adults who struggle with literacy, as do more than 36 million Americans. We are pleased to support the Lima Literacy Council in their goal “to enable adults . . . to set and achieve their personal goals through improved literacy skills. The library’s new Adult Literacy collection is made up of more than 130 items, including both fiction and non-fiction titles.

Great Backyard Bird Bird Count February 16-19

Counting birds?  If you've never done it before, you're missing out on a good time.  For the past 20 years, the Tri-Moraine Audubon Society has participated in the Great Backyard Bird Count, which takes place this year on February 16-19.  It's easy to join in: just go to www.birdcount.org and key in your zip code.  A whole checklist of birds will appear and you'll be on your way to identifying and counting.  Bonus:  all ages enjoy this activity. 

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