You are invited to this Caldwell Community Seed Library Event to be held Tuesday, October 11th from 11:00 am–12:00 pm following Storytime at Caldwell Public Library. This event is free and open to the public, all ages. RSVP by calling 740-732-5681 by October 10th. (Read on for additional date and location).
Even if you missed the pressure canner gauge testing offered here by the Noble County OSU Extension, you can still pick up useful canning information sheets they’ve made available. Stop in the library at our “Gardening Center” for these free information sheets:
Food Preservation: Basics for Canning Vegetables
Food Preservation: Basics for Canning Fruit
Salsa: From Garden to Table
Botulism: What You Don’t See or Smell Can Hurt You
Keep Food Safe
Your child can discover Oceans of Possibilities when they read or have books read to them! Bring them to the library to sign up for our 2022 Summer Reading Program starting Monday, June 6th. Check out books at the library, read, and earn free books, coupons for McDonald’s and Taco Bell, and entries for the prize drawing held at the end of the program. There will also be a pool party for all who participated. The program is for children ages birth to 15 yrs., and they must be signed up by a parent, guardian, or grandparent. If you have any questions, please call the library at 740-732-4506.
For our second year, Caldwell Public Library is participating in the CALDWELL COMMUNITY SEED LIBRARY program in partnership with the Noble County OSU Extension office. Various seeds are available to take home, as well as a new collection of gardening books they have provided to us for our patrons to borrow. Come check out our “Library Gardening Center” and READ & GROW with us!
Did you hear the news? February story time is about Pets! Story time starts Tuesday, Feb. 1 and will be held every Tuesday in February from 10:30 to11:00 am. Bring your 3 to 5 year-old to the library for fun stories, games, rhymes, and crafts, all related to our theme of Pets. Stop in or call the library at 740-732-4506 to sign up.
Add something different to your child’s story reading time at home!
Now you and your child can view 8 different videos of books recorded in both English and American Sign Language. According to Serving Every Ohioan (SEO):
We are pleased to announce an opportunity to enjoy videos of popular children’s books, recorded in both English and American Sign Language. The videos are available for viewing in a unique Niche Academy hosted by the SEO Service Center. The new videos are presented in partnership with Ohio Citizens for Deaf Cultures, Worthington Libraries and the State Library of Ohio. The project was funded through a federal Institute of Museum and Library Services LSTA grant, awarded by the State Library of Ohio.
The entertaining videos were created and edited by Worthington Libraries with Ohio Citizens for Deaf Cultures providing the ASL interpreters. Each video contains the illustrated story, ASL interpretation, audible narration, and closed-captioning.
Just click on this link to see the 8 books/videos available: https://my.nicheacademy.com/aslstorytimes
Go to our Resources/Links tab to find links to the IRS and Ohio Department of Taxation websites, where you will find information and forms. If you need forms printed and don’t have a printer, come to the library and we can do that for you (copies are 10 cents per page for black & white).