Choose Low-Fat Milk
Join us for the next family nutrition program as we focus on the benefits of low-fat milk.
Date: Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Place: Peebles Public Library
The Adams County Public Library offers you access to new and recently published books, and we add new titles every week. Stay informed about our newest items by browsing the New Books page.
Browse the library's newest titles in fiction, biography, book on CD, teen fiction, and much more. Click on a book cover to browse a summary of the book, and read a review. Follow a link to reserve that title in the Online Catalog, using your library card number and PIN.
Did you hear about a book this week on a radio or television program? Books on the Air offers a quick review of books mentioned in broadcast media during the past week - and lets you find them in the library catalog.
Learn Time Saving Meal Preparation Tips at the Peebles Library on Monday, March 25 at 4:00 pm. Join Cynthia M. Brown, Executive Director of Hope Springs Institute and a 26-year culinary professional, to learn how you can save time preparing healthy meals for yourself and your family. We'll demonstrate techniques, and taste samples.
Learn about Healthy Snacks at the Peebles Library on March 21, at 10:30 am! Join Cynthia Brown, Executive Director of Hope Springs Instititue and a 26-year culinary professional, for an informative hour learning recipes for quick, healthy snacks. Taste samples, and take home recipes to try with your family and friends!
Come learn popular exercise program Zumba with Beth Brown, at the Peebles Public Library!
Wednesday, March 27, at 5:00 pm
Come learn beginning quilting skills with Vonna Cole, at the Peebles Library! If you'd like to know more about machine and hand quilting, come participate in this hands-on program! You'll get the chance to try basic techniques, including cutting, machine piecing, and more. Monday, March 11 at 4:00 pm
Have questions about Fair Housing Law, and what it means for you? Southeastern Ohio Legal Services, the legal aid law office for Adams County, will offer a series of free Fair Housing seminars. Bring your questions to the legal experts, and learn more about what fair housing law means for your household. The first presentations will be on February 27th, at the North Adams Library at 4:00 pm, and at the Peebles Library at 5:30 pm. This presentation will address housing discrimination based upon sources of income. This event is free and open to the public.
North Adams Library February 27, 4:00 pm
Peebles Public Library February 27, 5:30 pm
Southeastern Ohio Legal Services is the legal aid law firm serving low-income households in Adams County, Ohio. The SEOLS office is open Mondays – Fridays from 8:30 to 5:00 p.m. and is located at 800 Gallia Street, Suite 700 in Portsmouth. Request for legal assistance can be made by calling SEOLS at 1-800-837-2508. Learn more at http://www.seols.org.
Boning Up On Calcium
Join us for the next family nutrition program as we continue to explore tips to help you get enough calcium in your diet.
Date: Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Place: The Peebles Public Library
All during February, the Adams County Public Library is celebrating “I Love Ohio” month. Find facts, current information, and history about the Buckeye State by visiting Explore Ohio, a website listing links to statewide information. Explore Ohio offers an easy-to-browse directory of links to information about Ohio businesses, culture, arts, history, government, attractions, and much more. Whether you’re looking for a county BMV, local history, a fun place to visit, or state facts for homework, Explore Ohio can help you find the answer. To discover local information, browse the site by individual counties. Explore Ohio for yourself, and discover all the Buckeye state has to offer.
Ready to get fit for Spring? Come learn beginning yoga techniques with Laura Rogers and Miss Sherry, on March 20, at 5:00 pm. Anyone is welcome to bring a mat and participate, or just sit in to learn more about yoga!