Ohio Township Central Library News

Thanksgiving Holiday Closing

Written By: admin - Nov• 22•13

OTPLS Central, Chandler and Newburgh Libraries will close for the Thanksgiving holiday starting at 6 pm on Wed, Nov 27 until Friday, Nov 29, when regular operating hours resume. We are thankful for you, our patrons.

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NaNoWriMo – National Novel Writing Month – November

Written By: Diane - Nov• 18•13

nanovwriMonday, November 18 and Wednesday, November 20 from 4-8pm in our corner Cafe, we’re hosting local writers in support of National Novel Writing Month.   Go to nanowrimo.org for more information on this annual event.  Is there a writer in you struggling to be heard?  Many well-known writers have gotten their starts at these events – will it be you?

Veterans’ Wellness & Lifestyle Fair – November 13

Written By: Diane - Nov• 13•13

The Ohio Township Central Library – Newburgh and H.E.L.P. (Healthcare Education Learning Partners) are having a Veterans’ Wellness and Lifestyle Fair on Wednesday, November 13 from 10am-2pm in the library’s Diamond and Emerald rooms. This event is free and open to all the public – not just veterans. There will be over 35 information booths, including free screenings for blood pressure, and bioelectrical impedance analysis and so much more. Food is donated by Chick-fil-A, Smiling Moose Deli, & Spuds & Stuff. Stop by and check your wellness – the goal is to be a healthier you – mentally and physically. 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.

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Book Bingo

Written By: Diane - Oct• 02•13


Thursday, November 14 from 6-8pm, please join us for Book Bingo in the Emerald & Diamond Rooms!  Call 853-5468, ext. 301 to reserve your Bingo spot.  Children* (3rd grade+) must be accompanied by parent.  There will be snacks, fun, and lots of books to win.

Saving for College with 529s -

Written By: Diane - Oct• 02•13

Piggy-BankAre you a parent, grandparent, and/or interested party who would like to make a difference in your child and/or family or someone else’s family?  Tuesday, November 5 at 6:30pm, @OTPL/Central Library’s Emerald Room, Bill Castetter, from College Savings Bank will be available to answer all your college savings questions.  He will explain what 529s are, who they can benefit, and tax benefits, etc.  Knowledge is power – please come over if you’re interested in this topic.