Please enjoy this list of virtual programs and resources for children, teens, and adults. This list will be regularly updated as we work to find creative ways to provide the community with library services.
Scholastic's Home Base Virtual Book Fest is an online celebration where authors and kids can engage with each other in exciting new ways! From themed costume contests to online Q&As to trivia events, kids around the world can enjoy interacting with their favorite authors in real-time. Virtual Book Fest will be held on March 27th from 3-5 pm EST.
Find links to COVID-19 resources, including recent updates, CDC information, checklists to help protect you against the disease, family activities to try during closures, and how to apply for unemployment benefits.
Free Wi-Fi access is still available close to the library while the building is closed. The network name is: CPL-Public. No password is required.
Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines to read on your phone or tablet using the Libby app by OverDrive. You can even send and read your borrowed ebooks to your Kindle ereader! It’s free and easy to get started.
Due to COVID-19, the Coshocton Public Library system is closed as of March 16 and will remain closed until further notice. While the physical library is closed, patrons are reminded that digital services are still available. Staff can be reached by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Patrons are reminded to enjoy items that are currently checked out for a little longer, as returns are not being accepted. Overdue fines will be forgiven. Wi-Fi is available outside of the library building.
Attention jobseekers! Job-ready sessions will be held on Monday evenings in April at the Coshocton Public Library. Registration is not required. This is a community-partnership program with the Coshocton County Job and Family Services, Ohio Means Jobs, and the Coshocton Public Library.
The Coshocton Public Library Board of Trustees is soliciting annual statements of qualifications for professional design services, to include architecture, landscape architecture, engineering and surveying, for yet-to-be identified projects. Statements of qualifications must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. local time on March 20, 2020.
Biography Reference Bank is the database of the month. Use it to access biographical information on more than 500,000 people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines.
Join Emily Marrison from OSU Extension to learn planning strategies for the transfer of non-titled property. This interactive program will take place on Zoom on Thursday, September 24th. Registration is required.
Teens, looking for holiday gifts? Pick up a free kit at the library and register for Teen Time to learn how to make your own. To register, email email@example.com.
Paying library fines and making donations to the library can now be completed online. Login to your library account using the Catalog button to pay for unpaid fines of $10 or more.
Adults are invited to a virtual book club on Dec. 7 to discuss The Underground Railroad, by Colson Whitehead. To receive the program link, email firstname.lastname@example.org.