Troy-Miami County Public Library will offer a Fine Forgiveness program for cardholders between November 24 and December 31. During this time only, all accumulated overdue fees will be waived.
Troy-Miami County Public Library, Oakes-Beitman Memorial Library, and the Troy Local History Library have recently upgraded their wireless networks.
THE BIG READ BOOK FOR 2018: The Underdogs by Melissa Fay Greene
Miami Valley readers have cast their votes and chosen the next book for the Big Read community reading project. The winner is The Underdogs: Children, Dogs and the Power of Unconditional Love, by Melissa Fay Greene. This nonfiction book tells the story of the founding of 4 Paws For Ability, a nonprofit organization based in Xenia, Ohio, that trains and places service dogs internationally.
Mango is free for all library patrons and can be accessed anywhere with an Internet connection. Each lesson combines real life situations and audio from native speakers with simple, clear instructions. The courses are presented with an appreciation for cultural nuance and real-world application by focusing on the four key elements of language learning: vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar, and culture.
Time Warner Cable Engineering department will perform network maintenance which will impact your service on Monday, October 25, 2017. You may experience intermittent connectivity on our website and catalog during the maintenance period. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Miami County Recovery Council, Miami County Public Health, and Tri-County Board of Recovery and Mental Health Services are teaming up to present the Heroin and Opioid Awareness Week on September 18, 19, and 20, 2017. The event will be hosted at the Troy-Miami County Public Library located at 419 W. Main St. in Troy, Ohio and programming will take place from 6 pm to 8 pm each night. Heroin and opioid addiction affects many people in many different ways. This three-night event will address a number of topics, attracting unique audiences on each night.
Cast your ballot, September 1- 30, for the next Big Read book; your vote can help determine the winner. Votes can be cast at Troy-Miami County Public Library or on the Troy Bookmobile. The three finalists for the Big Read 2018 are The Underdogs: Children, Dogs, and the Power of Unconditional Love, by Melissa Fay Greene, The Handmaid’s Tale, by Margaret Atwood, and Everything I Never Told You, by Celeste Ng.
Registration for Fall Storytimes and other programs began Tuesday, September 5.
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Mondays | 6-7 p.m. • October 5, 19 & 26
Let your child practice their reading skills with Jax, an adorable and non-judgmental therapy dog. Handler, Michelle Eilerman, will be bringing Jax who is certified through the Miami Valley Pet Therapy Association. Registration is required and you will be given a 15-minute time slot. For children and teens. Space is limited to 4 spots per program.
Reserve a spot below:
Tuesday, October 20 - 6:30 p.m.
Doug Christian will lead us through an exploration of Miami County's past with over 100 historic photos that take us to various locations throughout the county. Doug is a former Miami County Engineer (1979-2011) and current member of the Troy-Miami County Public Library Board of Trustees.
This program will be presented over Zoom and a valid email must be provided to receive an invitation. Registration is available below.
Tuesday, October 27 | 6:30 p.m.
Lock your doors, light a candelabra, and join us for trivia night! Answer questions about the history of Halloween, horror movies, and urban legends. Play alone or as a team and compete from the comfort of home. This program will be presented using Zoom, you will be sent an access link prior to the event.
The winner will receive a Walmart gift card!
This program will be presented using the Zoom platform. You are required to provide a valid email address in order to participate. For adults.