Mechanicsburg Public Library July Activities
60 Main Street South Mechanicsburg, Ohio 43044 (937) 834-2004 [email protected] https://www.mechanicsburg.lib.oh.us/
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday, 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.; Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday: Closed
Fridays, July 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.: Walking club for traveling readers aged 18 and over. Need help starting a consistent fitness routine? Join the Traveling Readers Walking Club! The club will meet every Friday at 10 a.m. We’ll walk for 30 minutes around Mechanicsburg and discuss your latest or favorite books!
Saturdays July 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2022 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Anime Club 13 years and over. Do you love the art and storytelling of Japanese manga and anime? Are you looking for a girl/boy fan group of your favorites? Looking for new series to enjoy? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then Anime Club at the Library is the group for you! Anime Club meets every Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Hope to see you there!
Monday, July 4, 2022 All day: the library is closed on Independence Day.
Tuesday, July 5, 2022 from 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.: outdoor games for 2nd to 5th year. Draw sea animals with chalk, play with bubbles, etc.
Tuesday, July 5, 2022 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.: Starfish Christmas Tree Canvas 18 years and over. Christmas in July! Come make a starfish Christmas tree!
Wednesdays July 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2022 from 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.: story time for 2 to 5 year olds. These programs aim to support early group learning. Join us for a mix of stories and activities that provide enjoyable opportunities for children to practice skills that prepare them for reading. Light snacks will be served. Donations of nutritional snacks are appreciated.
Wednesday July 6, 2022 from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.: Quilt Guild All Ages. Are you interested in duvets? A little padded? Quilting for years. Whatever your level, join our group and share the craft with others.
Thursdays July 7 and 21, 2022 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.: Yoga All Ages. Discover all the benefits that yoga can offer in this class for all levels of experience. Marissa Abraham will lead the class! Classes are on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays at 9 a.m. only for July and August then we will resume at 2:30 p.m. from September! Please bring your own mats! Yoga will be outside!
Thursday July 7, 2022 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Ice Pop Garland Craft 18 years and over. Just what you need to sweeten up your space for summer! A delicious addition to your crafts, this garland features a colorful array of seven frozen treats when complete.
Saturday July 9, 2022 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Books & Bride. From 5 to 18 years old. BOOKS AND BRIDE! Read to certified therapy horses, visit therapy horse teams, and learn how horses help kids improve literacy skills, make crafts, and play games.
Monday July 11, 2022 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.: Generation Next: Bookmarks 13-18 years old. Need a new bookmark? We have what you need !
Monday, July 13, 2022 from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.: Explorers Club 6 years old (kindergarten) – 5th year. In July, we will explore the History of Fireworks! What makes fireworks fireworks?
Tuesday July 12, 2022 from 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.: Magic show from 2nd to 5th. Come see if you can figure out the magic trick presented by Mr. Larry!
Tuesday July 12, 2022 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.: Mosaic Turtle Canvas 18 years and over. Come and make this fabric mosaic turtle project to integrate it into your coastal decor.
Thursday July 14, 2022 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Euchre 18 years +. Come and taste some Euchre! Bring a partner(s) or come solo!
Thursday July 14, 2022 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.: Lego Club 5 to 12 years old. Imagine. Build it. Legos and K’nex will be provided. Donations of new Legos or money to purchase additional Legos are welcome.
Thursday, July 14, 2022 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.: Watercolor painting with Lisa All Ages. Come and paint flowers in watercolor! Space is limited. Register now by calling 937-834-2004, email [email protected]or come in person!
Tuesday, July 19, 2022 from 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.: Virtual Aquarium for grades 2 to 5. Come virtually discover the marine animals presented by the Cleveland Aquarium. Please call 937-834-2004 or email [email protected] for the link. Or be on the lookout on our social media for the link!
Tuesday, July 19, 2022 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.: Modern Reversible Wall Hanging 18 years and over. Come make a macrame with a twist!
Thursday July 21, 2022 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Bingo 18 years +. Come and play Bingo the old fashioned way!
Monday July 25, 2022 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.: Generation Next: Glitter Magnets 13-18 years old. Need new glitter magnets? We have what you need !
Tuesday, July 26, 2022 from 11:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.: Molten pencil turtle from 2nd to 5th year. Create a turtle using melted crayons!
Tuesday July 26, 2022 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.: Oceans Trivia All Ages. Show off your knowledge of the oceans in a trivia game!
Thursday July 28, 2022 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Pineapple Wine Cork Craft 18 years and over. It’s time to use up those empty wine corks with this pineapple cork craft!
Saturday July 30, 2022 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Suzanne Woods Fisher Virtual Author Visit. 18 years +. Join Suzanne Woods Fisher on Saturday, July 30 for a Virtual Author Tour! She will talk about her latest book “The Sweet Life” and the history of ice cream! Suzanne Woods Fisher is a best-selling, award-winning author whose husband is a professional ice cream maker. Please call 937-834-2004 or email [email protected] with your name or email so we can send you the zoom link when the event takes place!