Try Something New

This May, try something new at your library! Discover your next passion or hobby through programs, catalog picks, and so much more.

From Your Catalog

Checkout Outdoor Fun

Try a new outdoor hobby when you check out a pickleball, disc golf, birdwatching, or telescope kit from you library! Ask your local librarian today about outdoor catalog items.

Stream Something New

Your library has Rokus you can borrow! Do you have a show you've been wanting to watch a certain show, but don't want to pay for another streaming service? Checkout a Roku Streaming Stick with Netflix, HBOMax, Disney+, Peacock, Hulu, Paramount+, Prime Video, and more!

Happening at Your Library


Broadway Musical Trivia

Monday, May 1 • 6 - 7 p.m.  

Do you like Broadway Musicals? Come and try your knowledge with Broadway Musical Trivia!  

Polynesian Dance Performance

Saturday, May 6 • 1 - 2 p.m.  

Watch and learn Polynesian dance while filling your minds and hearts with Aloha Spirit. No registration required.   


Selecting, Using, and Preserving Herbs

Monday, May 1 • 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.  

Learn about popular herbs and explore ways to preserve herbs for year-round use. Registration required.    

Guitar Jam Session with Bob Ford

Tuesday, May 2 • 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.  

Enjoy a musical jam session led by guitarist Bob Ford. No registration required.   


Creative Craft Hour: Circus Jewelry

Saturday, May 13 • 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.  

Remember the glory days of the circus with an adorable piece of jewelry!   

Learn to Sew: Magnetic Bookmark with Pen Holder

Saturday, May 13 • 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.  

Looking for a great way to keep your pen with your journal? No sewing skills required!


Basket Making

Saturday, May 20 • 10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.  

Basket making classes are back! Join us as we make a napkin basket. Registration required, no experience necessary.  

Tea Tasting With Orion Coffee and Tea

Tuesday, May 30 • 6 - 7 p.m.  

Learn about tea and taste different varieties. Registration required.    


PAWS to Read

Saturday, May 6 • 11 a.m. - Noon  

Visit and read to our furry canine friends from the Miami Valley Pet Therapy Association! For all ages.

Safe Canning Practices w/ OSU Extension at Bellbrook Presbyterian Church

Saturday, May 13 • 1 - 3 p.m.  

An Ohio State University Extension Family and Consumer Sciences' home food preservation workshop.


Hearts and Flowers Jewelry Class

Monday, May 1 • 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.  

Join us to make jewelry using hearts or flowers.   

Write your Name in Katakana!

Tuesday, May 16 • 5 - 6 p.m.  

Learn about Katakana, a Japanese alphabet, and how to write your name with it!    


2nd Annual Dumpling Exchange

Saturday, May 13 • 1 - 3 p.m.  [Ellis Pond]

Join us at Ellis Pond for our 2nd Annual Dumpling Exchange. Bring your favorite stuffed treat to share.

Author Visit: Historically Speaking Book Club: The Widows by Jess Montgomery

Tuesday, May 9 • 6 - 8 p.m.  

Join us for an author visit with Jess Montgomery. We will be discussing her book The Widows.