Start your year off right by visiting the Oak Harbor Public Library, 147 W. Main Street, Oak Harbor for a variety of crafts and a Puzzle Exchange, book clubs and free digital resources.
Library hours are: Monday – Thursday: 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m.; Friday, 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.– 1 p.m. The Oak Harbor Public Library will be closed on New Year’s Day and on Monday, Jan. 17 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Programs for all ages or just for the kids include: Storytime for preschoolers every Wednesday at 11:30 a.m.; Mystery in the Library for all ages to solve and send the solution to firstname.lastname@example.org or drop of at the Library’s front desk. Five entries will win a gift certificate.
Just for Adults activities include:
- Puzzle Exchange, bring gently used puzzles with all the pieces into the library starting Saturday, Jan. 15. Receive a ticket to trade for new to you puzzles, on Saturday, Jan. 29 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- Craft Monday, Jan. 24 at 2 p.m. Make and take valentine craft, all supplies provided. Register at oakharborpubliclibrary.org or call 419-898-7001.
- Watercolor on Wednesdays from 12:30 – 4:30 p.m. Bring supplies.
- Knitter’s Group on Thursdays from 9:30 a.m to noon. Bring your own supplies.
- Book Clubs: “Coffee and a Book,” book club, meets on Wednesday, Jan. 12 at 11 a.m. in the Library Meeting Room. This month’s book is the Paris Secret by Natasha Lester. The 4th Tuesday Book Club is Tuesday, Jan. 25 at 6 p.m. at the Library. Abraham: A Journey to the Heart of Three Faiths by Bruce Feiler – a timely look at Abraham the shared ancestor of Jews, Muslims and Christians. Pick up a copy at the library.