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Library hosting Tails and Tales for children and teens

Library hosting Tails and Tales for children and teens

| June 11, 2021

The Coshocton Public Library’s summer reading program is in full swing, and families are taking advantage of the fun, excitement and learning that each animal antic session is providing. Cyndi Shutt, youth services coordinator for the library, said all of the animal Antics sessions are booked, but she wants to encourage people to call if […]

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Summer nutrition program set at Coshocton Public Library

Summer nutrition program set at Coshocton Public Library

| May 29, 2021

The Coshocton Public Library will be a food site for Children’s Hunger Alliance, an Ohio agency of the USDA, from June 3 through Aug. 26. Children aged 0 to 18 years may pick up free, non-perishable box meals at the Coshocton Public Library. Five breakfast meals and five dinner meals will be available for each […]

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Summer fun starts with the library’s Tails & Tales reading program

Summer fun starts with the library’s Tails & Tales reading program

| May 3, 2021

For many children last summer was a very isolating and uninspiring time.  Although the Coshocton Public Library and West Lafayette Branch were able to open in June 2020, summer reading was very different from years past. As always, there were the same great prize opportunities (655 children and teens logged 5,055 hours of reading); but […]

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Library hosting virtual Black History Month program

Library hosting virtual Black History Month program

| February 12, 2021

Celebrate Black History Month with the Coshocton Public Library and WOUB Public Media with an exclusive, 30-minute preview of “The Black Church: This is our story, this is our song,” a new series available through PBS. This series reveals the broad history and culture of the black church and explores African American faith communities on the […]

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Children invited to adopt a book buddy at the library

Children invited to adopt a book buddy at the library

| January 27, 2021

Children age 3-12 are invited to come to the library’s children’s room during the month of February to adopt a book buddy to love and read to. “We are hoping to encourage a love of reading, which is always the goal,” said Jenn Williams, marketing coordinator at the Coshocton Public Library. “Hopefully the stuffed animals […]

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COVID-19 vaccine community Q&A scheduled at library

COVID-19 vaccine community Q&A scheduled at library

| January 20, 2021

As Coshocton moves to eradicate the COVID-19 crisis, answers surrounding the COVID-19 vaccine are needed to ensure the safety and well-being of the Coshocton community. Join the Coshocton Public Library for a virtual community Q&A forum on Tuesday, Jan. 26 at 6:30 p.m. In this forum, participants will have the ability to ask questions and […]

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Local history room to temporarily close

Local history room to temporarily close

| November 24, 2020

The Local History Room in the Coshocton Public Library will be temporarily closed beginning Dec. 1 and remain closed until further notice. Due to the quarantining of items, materials in the room are not guaranteed to be available. The purpose of closing the room is to limit access to staff so they can answer questions […]

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Historical newspapers digitally available at the library

Historical newspapers digitally available at the library

| November 3, 2020

The Coshocton Public Library announces a new service available for the community. A digitized collection of Ohio historical newspapers can now be accessed for free, both in the library and remotely. More than 25 newspapers are available in the collection, including the “Coshocton Tribune,” “Zanesville Times Recorder,” “Newark Advocate,” and “The Marion Star.” The Coshocton […]

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