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Activity kits for senior adults available at library

Activity kits for senior adults available at library

| September 6, 2022

A new special collection for senior adults is now available at the Coshocton Public Library. The collection consists of three activity kits designed for seniors who may be experiencing cognitive decline and/or Alzheimer’s or dementia. While this group is the targeted demographic, the kits are developed to accommodate all adults. Each kit includes activities and […]

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Friends of the Library Book Sale announced

Friends of the Library Book Sale announced

| July 20, 2022

The Coshocton Friends of the Library annual book sale will be held on Thursday, Aug. 4 and Friday, Aug. 5 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday, Aug. 6 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Coshocton Public Library. In addition to great bargains on thousands of books, movies and magazines, a silent […]

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Library staff brings activities to parks

Library staff brings activities to parks

| June 13, 2022

Coshocton Public Library’s Youth Service Coordinator Janice Sycks brought the joy of books to some  young readers through Storytime at the Himebaugh Park on June 9. Oceans of Possibilities is the theme for this year’s summer reading program with stories as well as songs and activities related to that theme. Children sang “Take Me Out […]

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Library offers new resource

Library offers new resource

| April 13, 2022

The Coshocton Public Library now has a new resource, Northstar Digital Literacy, for anyone looking to improve their skills with computers, software, or technology. Northstar Digital Literacy is a self-directed assessment and learning tool that covers a variety of technology scenarios. It comes complete with short lessons and practice exercises to improve skills on a […]

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Library to host free charter bus trip in August

Library to host free charter bus trip in August

| April 7, 2022

The Coshocton Public Library will host a free charter bus trip on Saturday, Aug. 6, from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. in honor of the women’s suffrage movement. Trip attendees will visit two locations in Northeast Ohio that played a significant role in securing the vote for women. The two locations will include the site […]

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Sensory toys available at the library

Sensory toys available at the library

| March 9, 2022

A new collection of sensory toys are now available to checkout from the Coshocton Public Library. The S.E.N.S.E. at your Library program (Sensory Experience Nurturing Special Education) is for children of all ages as well as young adults and adults with developmental disabilities. The toys are intended to be a playful experience for the senses […]

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Library receives national grant for women’s suffrage discussion project

Library receives national grant for women’s suffrage discussion project

| February 6, 2022

The Coshocton Public Library is one of 25 libraries nationwide selected to participate in Let’s Talk About It (LTAI): Women’s Suffrage, a grant designed to spark conversations about American history and culture through an examination of the women’s suffrage movement. The competitive award comes with a $1,000 stipend to support programming costs and 10 copies […]

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Open house scheduled at library before parade

Open house scheduled at library before parade

| November 16, 2021

The Coshocton Public Library will hold its annual Holiday Open House on Friday, November 19 prior to Our Town Coshocton’s Miracle on Main parade. Refreshments, take and make crafts for youth, and special guest, Rudolph, will be available outside the library between 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. To promote safety and well-being, all activities will […]

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