Sip and Stitch
This program will be held off-site at the Three Bean Coffee House. (Read More.) Tue, Sep 14th at 9am, Tue, Oct 12th at 9am, and Tue, Nov 9th at 9am.
Crafting with Katie
For details, call the library (419-468-3203) and ask for Katelyn. Mon, Sep 20th, 5-6pm, Mon, Oct 18th, 5-6pm, and Mon, Nov 15th, 5-6pm.
Grab-N-Go Craft Kits
A new craft will be available every other Monday and will include craft supplies and instructions. Call the library to reserve a craft kit, or simply stop by the main desk to pick one up.
New Hours
We will be changing our hours of operation, starting September 7th. (Read More.)
Adult Game Night
Play your favorite board game, or learn to like a new one. There will be a limit of 20, so call the library and sign up to reserve your seat. Mon, Sep 27th, 6-8pm, Mon, Oct 25th, 6-8pm, and Mon, Nov 22nd, 6-8pm.
Cookbook Club
For details, call the library (419-468-3203) and ask for Katelyn. Tue, Nov 2nd, 6-7:30pm.
Fall Book Sale
Watch this space for more information. Thu, Oct 7th, Fri, Oct 8th, and Sat, Oct 9th.
Book Bingo
For details, call the library (419-468-3203) and ask for Katelyn. Mon, Oct 11th at 6pm.
Movie Night
Join us as we show a movie on our big screen. (Read More.) Thu, Oct 14th at 6pm and Thu, Nov 4th at 6pm.
Pumpkin Carving Party
For details, call the library (419-468-3203) and ask for Katelyn. Sat, Oct 23rd, 1-3pm.
Coffee and Coloring
This program will be held off-site, at the Three Bean Coffee House. (Read More.) Thu, Nov 11th, 4-6pm.
Holiday Open House
Watch this space for details. Sat, Dec 4th, 1-3pm.
Activity Kits
Be creative and enjoy new experiences in the privacy of your home.
Check out a mobile hotspot to access the Internet anywhere; learn how to make your own ice cream with the Cuisinart Ice Cream Maker; see a world of stars with the Orion Starblast Telescope; and more!
How does it work?
  • You must be 18 or older to check out the Orion Starblast Telescope and the Mobile HotSpots. For all other kits, you must be at least 13 years old.
  • Speak to the librarian at the Circulation Desk to request an Activity Kit.
  • To check out, you must have an active library card in our system.
  • If you would like to borrow a mobile hotspot, you must sign a rental agreement.
  • Enjoy for 7-14 days, and return.
Current Activity Kits
  • Baking
  • Blood Pressure
  • Coloring
  • Gardening
  • Ice Cream Maker
  • Metal Detector
  • Mobile Hotspots (5)
  • Telescope
  • Snow Cone Machine
  • Tools
  • Pumpkin Carving
Activity Kit Guidelines:
  1. Patron must return kits to the Galion Public Library.
  2. Patron is responsible for all contents in the kit. There will be a charge for lost items, including replacement of the whole set if items cannot be purchased individually.
  3. Please clean appropriate items after use.
  4. Most kits circulate for one week. (Mobile hotspots circulate for two weeks.)
  5. Late fees are $1 per day on kits, except for mobile hotspots, which are $2 per day.
  6. Mobile hotspots cannot be renewed. Other kits can be renewed unless there is a hold for another patron.
  7. Library staff will examine the contents with you when checking a kit in or out.
  8. A maximum of two kits may be checked out at a time.
Book Donations Accepted
Routine used book donations will once again be accepted beginning Monday, April 5th.