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Wednesday, October 29, from 6 - 7 pm is Meet the Director Night with Trista Smith. Stop in to meet and talk with Trista about our libraries and share your ideas with her. Hailing from CA and MT, be sure to mention a few of your favorite Indiana eateries and places to visit for Trista. Light refreshments will be served. —Sponsored by Friends of Ohio Township Public Library

Library Closing

Newburgh Library will be closed Oct. 31 due to maintenance. The Central and Chandler branches will be open regular hours on that day. Newburgh will resume regular business hours on Nov. 1. We apologize for this inconvenience.

Veterans' Wellness and Lifestyle Fair

The Ohio Township Central Library – Newburgh and H.E.L.P. (Healthcare Education Learning Partners) are having a Veterans’ Wellness and Lifestyle Fair on Tuesday, November 11 from 10am-2pm in the Diamond and Emerald rooms. This event is free and open to all the public – not just veterans. There will be 30 information booths, including free screenings for blood pressure, and much more. Food is donated by Spuds & Stuff and Jason's Deli. Stop by and check your wellness – the goal is to be a healthier you – mentally and physically. While you are here, you can also honor your own veteran by placing their name on the Heroes’ Tree.

To find out more information about this program, please call 853-5468, ext. 303.

Free Permit Practice Tests

Partnering with, OTPLS is proud to offer free online test prep for both Indiana automobile and motorcycle BMV driving tests. No library card or personal information is needed. This valuable resource offers BMV permit practice tests for the beginner or as a great way to brush up on Indiana traffic laws for license renewals. Click here to proceed.


Novelist is now at OTPLS! Try our newest database Novelist Plus for book reviews, suggestions on similar authors, or styles of writing. Let Novelist Plus become your go to resource for reading suggestions. Check the card catalog for access.


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