Tuesday, December 16th Two storytimes: 10am and 7 pm
Ottawa Library and Old Depot Museum invite you to come, we will read Holiday classics, sip hot cocoa and explore the chug-chugging trains.
Held at the Old Depot Museum, 135 W Tecumseh St. All ages
Create a Snowman out of a recycled book! We provide the materials, you provide the inspiration, they always turn out so unique. These make wonderful centerpieces and mantle decorations.
Thursday, Dec. 4th, 4-7 pm Between these hours you may come in and work on your snowman, this class is for adults, children welcome if accompanied by an adult.
Make a tray out of melted peppermints! Thursday Dec. 11th from 1-4 pm we will create these trays in our kitchen. These will come in handy when serving those cookies to Santa. We provide the materials, you bring your creative imagination. This class is for Adults and space is very limited, registration is required so sign up when you are in the library or call us at 242-3080.
Robotic Legos are really neat, the program is very popular. Look for more programs like this one this winter.
These colorful new tables and chairs were donated to the Children’s department from the Friends of Ottawa Library and these donors: John Clark memorial, Jean Warren Lindsay and the Mike Webber Family. They donated 24 chairs and 4 tables and the kids couldn’t be more pleased, (the librarians are pretty pleased as well.) Thank You!
Tuesday, Nov. 18th from 2-6pm we will have representatives to answer your questions about the Affordable Care Act.
There will be 3 seminars, 30 mins. long each:
At 3 pm: Medicare Updates
4:30 pm: Employer Updates
6 pm: Individual Affordable Care Updates
General Questions and information available, free.
Do you need to know if you are registered to vote in the Nov. 4th election?
Do you need to know the location of where you vote?
Check out this website to get your answers:
or call: Franklin County Clerk Office: 785- 229-3410
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Winter’s Frost , volume 2 of The Oath Sage by Karlie Mavre, has just been released. You may meet the author, and get a signed copy of the her books. Stop by between the hours of 4:30 and 6 pm on Wednesday, Oct. 15th. We will have refreshments, you can talk to the author and find out what inspires her.
If you are interested in learning a portable and relaxing handcraft give us a call at 242-3080. We have 4 nights of class, starting tonight that will teach you English Paper Piecing and Applique. Tonight, Thursday 6-8 pm at Ottawa Library, next 3 Thursday nights in October. Learn to make a Dresden Plate block that will be useful in many different projects you choose. Templates will be provided. This class is for Adults.