The Beavercreek library has reopened and returned to its normal operating hours after a temporary closure for planned construction.



Brooklyn is the story of Eilis Lacey, a girl who leaves her small town in Ireland to travel to the United States. Just as she starts to find her place, a tragedy back in Ireland makes her question everything she has learned in the U.S.




Enjoy fun with friends at the library as you play board games, solve puzzles, role-play, and even collaborate to defuse a bomb in virtual reality.


Come for the thrill of victory. Come for the chance to meet new people. Come to learn new games and have a blast replaying the classics. Whatever your reason, you’ll love these upcoming gaming programs.


All seven Greene County Public Library locations have eclipse glasses available while supplies last that will let you view the eclipse safely. Visit your library to pick up your pair today!






I first read this book years ago when it first came out, and I had completely forgotten the ending, so when I re-read it this month, I was shocked.


November is National Novel Writing Month. In this annual challenge, participants try to draft 50,000 words of a novel in just 30 days. About 400,000 people take part each year, and several published novels have gotten their start as NaNoWriMo projects.


Greene County Public Library is the place to learn how to do just about anything! Come to these programs—or use our free online resources—to gain new computer, career, artistic, and technical skills. 





The author of Trouble Don’t Last and other award-winning books for youth will share photos and the experiences of doing research for her story of the Underground Railroad.


Ohio author Julie K. Rubini will discuss her new book Virginia Hamilton: America’s Storyteller, a biography about a Yellow Springs native and one of the most honored authors of children’s literature in the twentieth century.


Get information on tax forms and assistance available at the library, and links to federal, state, and local resources.


Want to be one of the first to check out the brand-new DVDs arriving at the library this April? Request your picks today!


We’ve got brand-new DVDs coming to the library this May! Be one of the first in line to check them out by requesting your picks today.


You’ll fall for the new hit movies coming to the library in October. Request these DVDs now to be one of the first to check them out.


Want to be one of the first to gobble up November’s new DVDs? Request these movies now before they hit the shelves.


Warm up on a chilly winter night with these hot new movies coming to the library in December. Request these DVDs now before they hit the shelves to be one of the first to check them out.


Local children’s literature expert Dr. Patricia Hart will present a program to show parents, grandparents, and other caregivers how to use picture books to help improve vocabulary skills and school readiness in young children.


Thank you to all the local knitters and crocheters who created scarves for the Red Scarf Project, which sends care packages to college-bound foster youth each Valentine’s Day.

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While it can be unpleasant to even think about, challenging health and life events do happen. These upcoming library programs will provide information and support to help you prepare for and face difficult situations.


It’s time for The Big Read—an annual community reading project that brings neighbors, friends, family, and students in the Miami Valley together to read and discuss the same book.


The Light Between Oceans is the story of a lighthouse keeper and his wife who live on a remote island in Australia. An unexpected surprise washes up on the island, and the way the two deal with it changes the course of their lives forever.


The Martian tells the story of an astronaut stranded on Mars after his crew endures a horrible wind storm, and his efforts to make food and stay safe while NASA plans a daring rescue mission.



Are you looking for a job? Maybe you’re just starting out in your career, looking to move to the next level, or even considering starting your own business. Wherever you’re at professionally, these upcoming programs will provide you with the information, tools, and techniques to help you find your next job and send your career into overdrive.


Is there a novel trapped inside your heart, screaming to break free? Join us at these writing programs in September to help release it to the page where it belongs.