Junior D&D
Individuals ages 9 - 12 are invited to join us for Dungeons and Dragons on the 2nd Wednesday of the month! Sign is required in person and parents have to sign a permission slip. Game starts at 4:30pm and ends at 6:30pm. (Read More.)
Ohio Bird Sanctuary
Join the Galion Public Library Children's Department as we listen to a program presented by the Ohio Bird Sanctuary as part of our Summer Reading Program Thu, Jun 15th at 1pm.
Studio Ghibli Movie Night
Join us as we watch movies from one of our favorite animation studios on the 3rd Thursday of every month. All ages are welcome. (Read More.)
Wet Paint
Let us supervise your children while they paint. We will do the clean up so you don't have to. Children up to age 12 are invited to join us. (Read More.) Fri, Jun 16th, 11-1pm.
Bingo for Books
Come in and play bingo, winners leave with a new book of their choice! There will be plenty of opportunities to win too; Cards will be played through until we get three bingo winners each round! We'll be playing from 6PM-7:30PM. Always free to play! (Read More.)
Join us for Storytime each week, on Tuesday or Wednesday morning. (Read More.)
Teen Advisory Board
Individuals in grades 6-12 are invited to help us make decisions for future teen programs and teen book purchases. (Read More.)
Teen Game Night
Individuals in grades 6-12 are invited to join us for board games, card games and video games. No registration is required. (Read More.)
Tiger's Den
Stop in at the Tiger's Den to have some fun! We may even play some games while we skate around. Free to skate but parents are responsible if their child wants concessions. (Read More.) Thu, Jun 22nd, 1-3:30pm.
Teen D&D Club
Individuals in grades 6 - 12 are invited to join us for Dungeons and Dragons on the 4th Thursday of the month! Sign is required; you can sign up at the library or call us at 419-468-3203. Spots are limited. Game starts at 6pm and runs as late as 8pm. (Read More.)
Kids Video Game Afternoon
Individuals ages 9 to 12 are invited to ring their Nintendo Switch in to play with others, or play games on our own GPL switch! Or you can play with some card and board games! Fri, Jun 23rd, 3-5pm.
Job Opening: Student Shelver
We are now taking applications for one part-time Student Shelver position. (Read More.)
Candy Kingdom Reading Program
Join us on this sweet reading adventure. We have opportunities for claw machines, stickers, and fun, for ages birth through kindergarten. (Read More.)
Adult Spelling Bee
Partnering with the Bucyrus Public Library, join us for our very first Adult Spelling Bee hosted at The 1803 Taproom! Ages 18+ only, sign-up is REQUIRED for participants. Audience members are welcome and encouraged! Prizes: 3rd place, $15 Barnes and Noble gift card; 2nd place, $25 Barnes and Noble gift card; 1st place, $50 Barnes and Noble gift card. Additional prizes will be given for participation. (Read More.) Fri, Jun 23rd at 5:30pm.
Adult Game Night
A game night for adults ages 18+ Reoccurring every final Monday of the month from 5:30PM-8:00PM. (Read More.)
Adult Dungeons and Dragons
A Dungeons and Dragons campaign for players ages 17+! Any amount of experience is welcome, from new adventurers to those who have been on the path since 1E! Sign-up IS required. Adult DnD will be held on the final Tuesday of every month from 6:00PM-8:00PM. (Read More.)
Youth Bingo for Books
Come in and play bingo but just for youth! Winners leave with a new book of their choice. Ages include 9 - 18. (Read More.) Wed, Jun 28th, 4:30-5:30pm.
Tom Sparough, Space Juggler
Join the Children's Department as we watch Tom Sparough juggle and paint! Thu, Jun 29th at 1pm.
Children's Sip & Paint
Children up to age 12 are invited to join us paint and drink a juice box! All materials provided while supplies last. Fri, Jun 30th, 11-1pm.
Teen Hangout
Come hang out with us and other teens! Teens in grades 6 - 12 are welcome to join us as we hang out by playing games, doing activities, watching movies, and more! Drinks and snacks will be provided.
Friends of the Library
The Friends of the Library will meet in the Community Room. Wed, Jul 5th at 5:30pm, Tue, Aug 1st at 5:30pm, Tue, Sep 5th at 5:30pm, Wed, Oct 11th at 5:30pm, Tue, Nov 7th at 5:30pm, and Tue, Dec 5th at 5:30pm.
Scientific Mayhem
Can't get enough of fun science and curious about how things work? Then come see Scientific Mayhem for fun hands-on exciting activities and experiments! Thu, Jul 6th.
Craft Night
Come together to create on the first Thursday of every month, starting at 6pm! Ages 13+ are welcome and our programs are always free. (Read More.)
Tinkering Time
Come express your creativity and show off your problem-solving skills through out fun little activities! For ages birth to 18. Sat, Jul 8th and Sat, Aug 12th.
Teen Anime Club
Individuals in grades 6-12 are invited to join us as we watch and discuss new anime and manga. No registration is required.
Coffee & Coloring
From 3PM-4PM please join us at 3 Bean Coffee House for an hour of cozy coloring and drinks! All ages are welcome! We have both simple and complex coloring pages available. The only cost to you is your drink of choice! We hope to see you there! (Read More.)
Bubble Bonanza
Have fun on the library lawn with foam and bubbles! You can try to be trapped in a giant bubble, paint with bubbles, and even play bubble tag! Thu, Jul 13th at 1pm.
Lego Club
Children and teens of all ages (and their families) are invited to drop in and build. No registration is required.
Trivia Night
Come show off your knowledge at trivia night! Winners receive free books! Adults and teens ages 16+ are welcome. (Read More.)
Summer Reading for All Ages
Our summer reading theme this year is All Together Now. We have programs for Adults, for Teens, and for Children. (Read More.)