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100 Book Challenge is On: January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018!
By Betsy Paul and Susan Hill
11-22-2017 12:46 PM

Some of the

100 Book Challenge

Winners of 2016

Again! The six ICAN Libraries are challenging our readers with the 100 Book Challenge. Due to its success in 2016, many patrons are asking that we do it again. Andover Public Library Registration for the 100 Book Challenge will begin in late in December, after the Library's Santa Open House... Read The Full Article
Visit with Santa!
By Laura York & Betsy Paul
11-16-2017 10:28 AM
  Join Santa and Mrs. Claus on Thursday December 14th  from 5:30 -7 pm at  the Andover Public Library. Pictures with Santa will be available for a donation of $1 each, Crafts, Refreshments and Door Prizes will be available: all sponsored by the Friends of the Andover Public... Read The Full Article
Friends of Andover Public Library Make a Gift for Shopping!
By Susan Hill
11-15-2017 03:20 PM

Richard Kreilach

Tests our new Book

Shopping Cart!

The Library Friends have given the Library a cart so patrons can load up with books and take them to the Circulation Desk for Checkout. They can also use it to get out to the car when there are too many books for a plastic bag! Read The Full Article
Quilt Show Golden Needle Award Winners Chosen
By Laura York and Susan Hill
11-07-2017 12:44 PM

Sandy Lord and her

Wall Hanging

The Twenty Fifth annual Andover Quilt Show was a wonderful event, with over 50 entries in four categories. Golden Needle Awards were voted for Hand Quilted, Miscellaneous Items, Wall Hangings and Full-Size Quilts. Attendees had the opportunity to purchase chances on the magnificent "Children's... Read The Full Article
Andover Public Library Seeks New Director for 2018
By Susan Hill, Director
10-27-2017 10:25 AM
Director Job Description is below: The Board of Trustees of Andover Public Library, Andover, Ohio is seeking an energetic leader with a strong commitment to public service, an excellent communicator with strong written and verbal communication skills, and have an open-door policy for both staff... Read The Full Article
Andover Quilt Show On November 5
By Laura York
10-05-2017 11:25 AM
Download the Quilt Entry Form from here The Friends of the Andover Public Library are hosting the 25th Annual Andover Quilt Show at the Andover Public Library from 1 pm to 4 pm on Sunday, November 5, 2017.  Golden Needle Awards will be given for the public's favorite quilt and... Read The Full Article
Explore Earth: Our Changing Planet Exhibit goes to the next Library October 13
By Susan Hill
10-03-2017 10:26 AM

Children Display their

Sensational Seashells

September 27 during the

Explore Earth Program

Our last Explore Earth Programming will take place in October, including Mary Rouse of the Cleveland Museum of Natural History October 10 at 5:30pm, and Frog Watch with the University of Pittsburgh Ecology Lab October 16 at 5:30 pm. Please take a few moments to enjoy the Exhibit and to fill in the... Read The Full Article
Everything You Need to Know to Get Started with Medicare on September 28
By Laura York
09-20-2017 03:37 PM
Everything You Need to Know to Get Started with Medicare will be held at the Andover Public Library on Thursday, September 28 at 2PM.  The class will offer people approaching retirement or going on Medicare for the first time a chance to gain basic understanding of how Medicare... Read The Full Article
Post-Eclipse Party with the Chagrin Valley Astronomical Society
By Laura York and Nancy Logan
08-30-2017 02:04 PM

Local Astronomer

Steve Hinson with

a fascinated young scientist

Saturday September 9th at 11 am come to Andover Public Library for a follow up discussion of Eclipse 2017. We will see pictures of Totality and our own 80%, hear fron members of the Chagrin Valley Astronomical Society about their experience, learn about the Club and their many activities. You will... Read The Full Article
Have Eclipse Glasses? Keep them for 2024!
By Susan Hill
08-22-2017 01:17 PM
The NASA and American Astronomical Society approved Eclipse Glasses will be good forever! Just do not scratch, puncture or tear them. You can read all about it at the NASA safety site: https://eclipse2017.nasa.gov/safety.   Read The Full Article
Andover Public Library will be Closed August 21 for an In-Service Day
By Susan Hill
08-14-2017 04:12 PM
August 21 the Library is closed so staff can prepare for our Big Book Sale starting Saturday August 26. In the afternoon from 1-4 pm library staff will be at the Pymatuning Valley Schools for events related to the 80% Solar Eclipse. At the Athletic Field Eclipse Glasses will be handed out (as... Read The Full Article
Friends of the Library's Annual Book Sale on August 26
By Laura York
08-14-2017 04:07 PM
Andover Public Library's Annual BOOK SALE and the end of the Friends' Basket Auction is Saturday, August 26. The Meeting Room will be full of wonderful books, DVD movies, VHS movies, paperbacks, magazines,hardback books in fiction and non-fiction for your enjoyment starting Saturday August... Read The Full Article
EXPLORE EARTH: Our Changing Planet Exhibit is August 16-October 13
By Laura York and Susan Hill
08-01-2017 03:34 PM

Exploring and

Photographing

August 16th we invite our community to Andover Public Library for the Grand Opening of Explore Earth. At 5pm we will have refreshments and give everyone a chance to examine the Exhibit. At 6 pm Judy Semroc of the Cleveland Museum of Natural History will talk about her passion for the natural world... Read The Full Article
Astronomical Andover Solar Eclipse Party
By Susan Hill
07-28-2017 10:56 AM
Come to Pymatuning Valley Schools at 1pm Monday August 21 and we will give you eclipse glasses (until they run out--we were granted over 1,000 pairs), then you can sit in the stands and watch the solar eclipse for a while, then go to the Veterans' Auditorium to see NASA live eclipse streaming. NASA... Read The Full Article
Zachary Hoffman of PUCO Speaking July 24 at 6PM
By Laura York and Susan Hill
07-10-2017 04:50 PM

Zachary Hoffman,

Public Information Officer

PUCO

Come to the Library with your energy bills. Zachary Hoffman from the PUCO will help us understand the different charges, tell you how to find your current energy supplier and compare prices, tell you how too ensure accurate usage numbers, and answer questions. Zachary Hoffman is Public Information... Read The Full Article
Ohio Rose Barn Quilt Dedicated June 28
By Susan Hill
06-28-2017 03:07 PM

Mike Dzera, Dan and

Pete Hill and Don

Eyring attach the

quilt to the Library

The Andover Public Library's Ohio Rose pattern Barn Quilt was hung by a wonderful contingent of Library Friends and was dedicated at 6:30 pm June 28. The Barn Quilt was inspired and designed by Venie Hinson, with feedback and ideas by Dawn Marr and Chris Angerman. Dan Hill primed the boards;... Read The Full Article
Andover Public Library Art Club
By Jennifer Martin
06-28-2017 09:57 AM
The Andover Public Library Art Club meets every third Monday of each month at 6 pm. Each month the group works on a different project. New members of the Art Group are very welcome! The only months the Club does not meet are January and February. Come to the next meeting July 17th to discover the... Read The Full Article
Meet a Sun Scientist June 21 at 530 pm
By Susan Hill
06-21-2017 12:39 PM

NASA Sun

Eclipse Picture

Come to Andover Public Library at 5:30 pm Wednesday June 21 for a streaming presentation by Lou Mayo, NASA Sun Scientist. Get ready for the upcoming Solar Eclipse in the afternoon of August 21! Hear where and why eclipses happen, learn eclipse science, and find out how NASA will view the eclipse... Read The Full Article
Reading Garden Glowing as Summer Approaches
By Susan Hill, Library Director
05-31-2017 01:27 PM

Reading Garden

plot created by

Pymatuning Garden

Club

April 22 a group of wonderful Friends of the Library celebrated Earth Day by helping weed and spread mulch donated by Valley Veneer (and delivered by our loyal Library Friend Floyd Huff). Andover Bank donated a lovely flowering crab named "Sparkling Sprite" which we planted in our Memory Garden for... Read The Full Article
Andover Library Teen Summer Reading: Build a Better World
By Susan Hill, Library Director
05-30-2017 04:22 PM
Signup for Teen Summer Reading (ages 12-17) is May 31, June 1 and June 2, 2017. Teen Book Review pages will be available and books completed pages may be turned in as the summer progresses. Readers will receive drawing tickets for a great prize (a flying Drone). Two programs also will give you... Read The Full Article
Sign Up for Library 2017 Summer Reading May 31, June 1 and June 2!
By Susan Hill, Library Director
05-30-2017 02:56 PM

Library Summer

Reading Prizes

Andover Public Library Summer Reading is here! Children's or Family Summer Reading Program Folders, for children 17 and under, may be acquired at the Library Circulation Desk. Registration (picking up Packets) runs May 31, June 1 and June 2. Packets include the Schedule of Events, how to get points... Read The Full Article
Everything You Need to Know to Get Started with Medicare on September 28
By Laura York
05-16-2017 04:08 PM

Laura Mutsko,

Senior Advisor

Everthing You Need to Know to Get Started with Medicare will be held at the Andover Public Library on Thursday, September 28 at 2PM.  The class will offer people approaching retirement or going on Medicare for the first time a chance to gain basic understanding of how Medicare works. ... Read The Full Article
Register for Summer Reading Kick Off with Neil Zurcher on June 5th
By Laura York
05-11-2017 05:07 PM

The Best of

One Tank Trips

You are invited to the Andover Public Library on Monday, June 5th at 5PM for a special program presented by author, Neil Zurcher who will discuss his adventures as a travel reporter. Neil Zurcher has logged nearly a million miles over the last 33 years with his travels all over Ohio during his One... Read The Full Article
Pushing the Limits Series: Discussion Four is May 20
By Laura York and Susan Hill
05-04-2017 05:32 PM

Dean and Helen Oyen,

Discussion Leaders

Helen and Dean Oyen will be our Science Partners to lead the discussion of Jean Auel's Land of Painted Caves on Saturday May 20 from 11 am to 12:30 pm. Helen is a Nurse and Dean is a Paleontologist. The event is free and includes lunch. Please register by calling: 440-293-6792. The theme of our... Read The Full Article
Sparkling Sprite Given on Earth Day by Andover Bank
By Susan Hill, Library Director
05-04-2017 03:29 PM

Mike Dzera, Dan

Hill and Eric Senor

April 22 Eric Senor brought the Library a lovely flowering crab tree. The variety, "Sparkling Sprite," has bright white flowers with pink buds. It is in full bloom now and decorates our Memorial Garden for Mary Jo Orahood, former Director of the Andover Public Library. Watch for our new baby tree... Read The Full Article
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