Winter Newsletter 2022-23

7 Joy Joy Introducing Joy Joy, the new mascot for the Coshocton Public Library Bookmobile! She is a Maltipoo, 4 months old and weighs 3 pounds. She currently is in training on the bus and the children (and adults) are in love with her. Look for her in the window. She is sure to bring you a little joy. 2022-23 Schedule The Bookmobile’s 2022-23 Schedule can be accessed at or by picking up a schedule at the library. For questions about the Bookmobile or to place items on hold, call or text 740-502-0444. Please leave a message if there is no answer. About the Bookmobile Coshocton Public Library’s bookmobile service started in 1952. The Bookmobile carries books for all ages and serves schools and communities throughout Coshocton County. Your first library card is free and may be used to borrow materials during Bookmobile visits. Materials may be returned at the Coshocton Public Library, West Lafayette Branch, or other SEO consortium library. About the Friends The Coshocton Friends of the Library promote the library and literacy in the community. Membership dues and proceeds from the Books Galore Book Store provide funding for library events. The Friends meet the second Wednesday of each month in the large meeting room of the Coshocton Public Library. If interested in becoming a Friend of the Library, pick up at a form at the library or fill it out online at Whether you volunteer your time or simply pay annual membership dues, the Friends would be happy to have you as a member of their team. Books Galore Book Store Located in the basement of the library, the Books Galore Book Store has gently used books, DVDs and more for sale at rock bottom prices. Hours: Mon. | 3 PM – 6 PM Wed. | 10 AM – 1 PM Sat. | 10 AM – 1 PM Donations The Friends accept donations of gently-used books in great shape, DVDs, CDs and magazines no older than 1 year. Items may be brought into the library or taken to the Book Store in the basement of the Coshocton Public Library. The Friends are on Facebook! Follow Friends of the Coshocton Public Library on Facebook to stay up-to-date on special bookstore features and deals, news about the Friends, and fun literary posts.