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April 20, 2018

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Mobile Health Clinic returns to the library Tuesday

The library will host another Mobile Health Clinic on April 10 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in honor of World Health Week. This clinic is led by staff and students of Ohio Northern University Healthwise, a program that employs health care providers to provide the local community with knowledge and resources to address health related concerns and to improve your health.

April at the library

Family trivia night, watercolor workshop, natural cleaning with essential oils, book discussion

Bluffton Public Library announces its April 2018 programs and services, which follow:

Spring Storytime Sessions are underway Mondays at 6:30 p.m. or Tuesdays at 10 a.m. Call 419-358-5016 or stop by our front desk to register your child, but please understand that spots may be full. Storytime is for preschool children ages 3-5 on either Monday nights or Tuesday mornings. Children may join Storytime at the start of the month in which they will have their third birthday.

Natural Cleaning with Essential Oils

Learn how to make your own household cleaner and mix up one of your own in a make-and-take Natural Cleaning with Essential Oils workshop led by Emily Ulrey on April 12 at 6 p.m.

Registration is required by April 5, and there is an $8.00 supply fee (cash only, at the door) which includes a 16 oz. glass spray bottle and contents.

This workshop is for ages 18 and up.

Special Storytime at the Library with Shirley Wagner

A Special Storytime with Shirley Wagner will be held on May 3 at 6:30 p.m. for ages 4-10.  This Storytime will help children to learn about life and death in a sensitive, caring way, and help them to understand the feelings grief can cause. 

Please register for this program by Saturday, April 28.

Tickets on sale for Friends of the Library spring tea

David Essinger, local author, is the speaker

Bluffton author, Dave Essinger, is the featured speaker at the Bluffton Friends of the Library 10th annual spring tea in April.

The tea is at 5:45 p.m., Thursday, April 26, in the library.Tickets, which must be purchased in advance and cost $12, are on sale at the front desk of the library.

Two former ONU staff talk about MLK visit to ONU

Wednesday at 5 p.m. in the public library

Former Ohio Northern University staff members Monty Siekerman and Alfred Cohoe will share their experiences about Dr. Martin Luther King's talk on the ONU campus in 1968 during a  program at 5 p.m., Wednesday, March 21, in the Bluffton Public Library, 145 S. Main St., Bluffton.

Bluffton Public Library will host a community conversation and free showing of the film Selma (2014) on March 21 at 5 p.m.