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Garrettsville Library Events


Library’s Book Discussion Club Meeting
The Book Discussion Club of the Garrettsville Library, a branch of the Portage County District Library, will meet on Tuesday May 16 from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the meeting room. Title to be discussed will be Coop: A Family, a Farm, and the Pursuit of One Good Egg by Michael Perry. This is Perry’s sincere and often humorous memoir that takes a look at his life in Wisconsin as a fledgling farmer, husband, father, and writer in a run-down farmhouse on 37 acres. Patrons may register and pick up a copy of this title at the Reference Desk.

Ohio’s Scenic Rivers at Garrettsville Library
Join us at the Garrettsville Library, a branch of the Portage County District Library, on Wednesday, May 17 at 6:00 pm as Matthew Smith, North East Regional Scenic Rivers Manager, will present an Ohio Scenic Rivers Program, which protects Ohio’s remaining high quality rivers and creeks. The Scenic Rivers Program has 14 state-designated Wild, Scenic and Recreational Rivers, and Ohio was the first to pass a Scenic Rivers law in 1968. In 2018, Ohio will be celebrating 50 years of Scenic River protection. Learn more about Ohio’s Scenic Rivers Program and about how you can help conservation efforts on these beautiful riverine systems. Call 330-527-4378 to reserve a seat today, as seating is limited.
The Garrettsville Library, located at 10482 South Street in Garrettsville, is open Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm; Friday from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm; Saturday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm; and closed Thursday and Sunday. For information about other library programs and services, visit the Portage County District Library online at www.portagelibrary.org.