Personalized Librarian Service Now Available

The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library is happy to introduce to our community a new personalized librarian service for books, music, and movies. It’s as easy as filling out a form on our website. From there Librarians will use your responses to create a customized list just for you. You will receive an email response within a week with links you can use to access the  materials in the catalog.

You can access the forms on the library’s website - Read/View/Listen click on Personalized Librarian- Books, for recommendations on books, or Personalized Librarian- Media, for recommendations on movies or music. If you have questions about the service, feel free to ask at the  Reference Desk at the Library.

Personalized Librarian - books (click here)

Personalized Librarian - media (click here)

New Titles - Reserve Your Copy!

15th Affair by James Patterson.  Detective Lindsay Boxer chases an elusive suspect...her husband.

The Apartment by Danielle Steel.  A memorable ensemble cast of four young women share a beautiful loft apartment in New York City’s Hell’s Kitchen and experience the glamour and challenges of city life, love and career in this irresistible contemporary story.

The Crown by Kiera Cass. Kiera Cass’s bestselling Selection series has enchanted readers from the very first page. Now the end of the journey is here, in a wonderfully romantic series finale that will sweep you off your feet.

The Trials of Apollo by Rick Riordan.  After angering his father Zeus, the god Apollo is cast down from Olympus. Weak and disoriented, he lands in New York City as a regular teenage boy. Now, without his godly powers, the four-thousand-year-old deity must learn to survive in the modern world until he can somehow find a way to regain Zeus’s favor.

SummerREAD Volunteens

The Findlay Hancock County Public library is looking for SummerREAD Volunteens ages 10-18 to help with the summer reading program.

The SummerREAD for 2016 will be held from June 1-July 30, with the theme of On your Mark, Get Set,…READ! Volunteens help register children for SummerREAD, record the number of books reported by readers, distribute weekly handouts, assist with programs, crafts and much more. Volunteers work 2 hours per week in the months of June and July.

Holds

The SEO Library Consortium is transferring to a new computer server on Monday, April 11 and Tuesday, April 12. Due to the transfer, patrons and staff members will not be able to place holds for items during process. We apologize for the inconvenience. 

Catalog Changes

The Library will be transitioning from offering two versions of the online catalogs to one version.  The "Classic Catalog" interface will no longer be supported by the software company as of Thursday, April 14.  The "Enhanced Catalog" will remain unchanged. Please change any of your "favorite" settings to https://ohio.ent.sirsi.net/client/en_US/fin/

 

Early Literacy Night. Preschool Fair. March 21. 6:30-8:00 p.m.

Early Literacy Night: Preschool Fair will be held on Monday, March 21 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the Lindamood Room. Parents trying to find the best preschool and daycare for their child can be challenging. The Preschool Fair gives parents the chance to meet with local preschool and childcare representatives and have their questions answered all in one place. Storytime, crafts, and early literacy activities will be held in the Children's Services Department.  No registration is required. ​
 

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