Winter Newsletter 2023

# A Conversation with Gregg Olsen SATURDAY, JANUARY 20 | 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Coshocton County Library – Large Meeting Room The library is excited to present an author discussion with New York Times best-selling author Gregg Olsen! Gregg will be discussing information about his new book, The Amish Wife, which is also the January book club pick. GOSPEL Screening TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 6 | 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Coshocton County Library – Large Meeting Room Join the library and WOUB Public Media for a one-hour exclusive look at the upcoming release of GOSPEL, a new four- hour docuseries that explores the rich history of Black spirituality through sermon and song. Paint Your Heart Out WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 7 | 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Join the library for a fun night of good art (or bad) with a Valentine’s Day twist. A selection of books with fun covers relating to love (and ones that are against it) will be available to use as inspiration for your painting. All art supplies will be provided. Activity Kits Activity kits for senior adults who may be experiencing cognitive decline and/or Alzheimer’s/dementia are available to borrow at the library. Each kit includes activities and resources intended to support brain function, memory recall, and fine-motor skills, along with supportive literature for caregivers. Kits are available to borrow at the Main Library in Coshocton and may be checked out for 4 weeks. The themes of the kits include retro entertainment, traveling the USA, and Colors of the World. Gathering of Gamers DEC. 2, JAN. 27, FEB. 24 | 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM Coshocton County Library – Large Meeting Room Enjoy fellowship and games galore at the library each month. Starting in 2024, programs will be held on the fourth Saturday of each month. Explore a World of Possibilities! DEC. 11, JAN. 8, FEB. 12 | 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Coshocton County Library – Large Meeting Room Senior adults are invited to armchair travel around the world on the second Monday of each month. Keepsake passports are provided and stamped for each location. Cracking Conspiracies WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 13 | 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Coshocton County Library – Large Meeting Room Dive into popular conspiracies as we provide science and research to guide the best direction of finding the truth. The theme of the final program in this three-part series is JFK. Bookmarked DEC. 19, JAN. 16, FEB. 27 | 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Coshocton County Library – Large Meeting Room* (*December meeting in small meeting room) Explore fiction and non-fiction titles in this monthly book club. Copies of each title (in different formats) are available to check out at the Main Desk one month prior to the discussion meeting. Coffee Chat for Readers WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 10 | 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM West Lafayette Branch Library This bi-monthly Reader’s Advisory program for adults features new and best-selling fiction books. Hot coffee, tea & light refreshments are provided. ADULT PROGRAMS Programs in blue require registration. Sign up at or by calling 740-622-0956.