Summer Library Club: Kickoff Party for Kids!

The Lima Senior High School Show Choir, “Scarlet and Gray,” will be here to entertain children with a performance of your favorite Disney music. Stay afterwards to sign up for the Summer Library Club. All children will receive a free book and a ROCKIN’ goodie bag for attending. Bring the whole family and help us kickoff the summer!


Saturday, June 2

10:00 a.m.

Lima Public Library, Auditorium

All ages welcome!

Sponsored By: Friends of the Library In Memory of: Ruby Rimer


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.

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