Ohio Township Central Library News

A “Treat” for You !

Written By: Diane - Sep• 04•14


You can come to hear Linda Spillman Bruns of the RiverTown StoryTellers tell “true” ghost stories right here at Ohio Township Public Library System – Central Library on Wednesday, October 22 from 6:30-7:30 pm on the patio (weather permitting) or in the Emerald Room.  Recommended for ages 10+ – to get into the “spirit” of Halloween – if you dare . . .


Lunch & Learn – September 17 – Topic is Senior Mental Health & Memory Loss

Written By: Diane - Aug• 25•14

lunch and learn

The Ohio Township Central Library and H.E.L.P. (Healthcare Education Learning Partners) are collaborating for a Lunch & Learn program and the topic for September is senior mental wellness and memory loss.

Amy Abbott from Brentwood Meadows, will be the speaker.

This month’s free lunch and informational session takes place on Wednesday September 17 at 12:00 p.m. in the Diamond Room at the Ohio Township Central Library in Newburgh.

Come join us to learn more about various topics of interest every month.


To reserve a spot, or to find out more information about this program, please call 812-853-5468, ext. 301.

Supporting our Library

Written By: admin - Aug• 25•14

Together, YOU and Schnucks can help make a difference for Ohio Township Public Library System.


How?  Participate in their community “give back” escrip program when you shop at Schnucks for your grocery needs.  It’s that easy!



  1. Visit Schnucks and request a community card

  2. Register your card online at www.escrip.com/schnucks or call (800) 931-6258

  3. Present your card at checkout to the cashier to scan

Every dollar you spend, Schnucks will contribute up to 3% of your purchase amount back to OTPLS!


 Find a Schnucks location and start today!

Thank you!

Lunch & Learn – August 20 – Topic: Reverse Mortgages

Written By: Diane - Aug• 05•14



The topic for the August Lunch & Learn is Reverse Mortgages.

The speaker is Joseph Salpietra, branch manager of VanDyk Mortgages in Newburgh.

This program is a collaboration between the Ohio Twp Central Library and H.E.L.P. (Healthcare Education Learning Partners).

Please join us for this informative presentation and see if a reverse mortgage is right for you. Call 853-5468, ext. 301 to reserve your spot. Questions? Call 853-5468, ext. 301.

Gemstones – Diamonds!

Written By: Diane - Aug• 05•14


Dave Krantz from Droste’s will speak Tuesday, August 12 @6:30pm in the Diamond Room.

He will present an eye-opening view into the subject of diamonds and what to look/ask for and what to avoid in order to be a savvy shopper.

Is it true, diamonds are a girl’s “best friend”? Krantz will go over things you need to know in order to make intelligent decisions. You can be an informed shopper/owner of these precious stones, learn your four C’s and how to care for your precious stones. See and learn what your jeweler sees and know why the stones are so expensive – and not just in sentimental value.

Please join us for this informative presentation and learn all you can about these fascinating stones.

Call 853-5468, ext. 301 to register so we know how many to expect. Questions? Please call.