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Current Programs




Special Events 

Trivia Tuesday

Tuesday, July 30th

5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Come as an individual or a team.  Ages 14 and up.  Located at the Library Annex. 


Paper Crafting for Adults

Monday, August 19th and Tuesday, August 20th

3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Drop in anytime to create elegant art pieces using printed paper and old book pages.  Ages 14 and up.


Let's Get Graphic

Friday, August 23rd

6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Like graphic novels, comic books, and superheroes?  Join us for an evening of trivia, games, and crafts to bring out your inner geek!  Ages 16 and up. 


Let's Get Graphic Movie

Saturday, August 24th

12:30 p.m.

Continue your geekiness by joining us for a showing of "Wonder Woman" - Rated PG-13. 


Learn to Connect

Tuesday, August 27th - 1:00 p.m. OR 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, August 28th - 10:00 a.m. OR 2:00 p.m.

Connect with family and friends, neighborhood organizations, government / politicians, news, fun, education, entertaiment and more.  Instruction on how to use a tablet, iPad, and computer in our Sip & Swipe Cafe.  2nd floor / WiFi Area




Monthly Events

Adult Book Club

Looking for your new favorite book?  Want to share your favorites?  Join us at the Ohio County Public Library for the Adult Book Club.  The Book Club covers a variety of book titles and genres sure to please any avid reader.  If you are interested, contact the library at 270-298-3790 or visit our Adult Book Club page HERE


Monday, August 12th at 5:30 p.m.  There will be a lively discussion on The Bone Collector by:  Jeffery Deaver at 5:30 p.m., followed by "The Bone Collector" movie (1999) at 6:30 p.m.  The movie will be open to any interested party.  Located at the Library Annex.   


Adult Book Blog

Love Blogging??  Love sharing your favorite reads?  Check out Ohio County Public Library's new adult book blog Books & Beyond!  The blog will feature new book lists, favorite reads, and book reviews from library staff and book club members.  The blog can be accessed from HERE or by going to ohiocountypubliclibrary.wordpress.com. 

Anyone can contribute!  Just email your reviews or recommendations to frontdesk@ohiocountypubliclibrary.org


Color Connection Coloring Club

Tuesday, July 16th from 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Looking for a great way to sit back and relax?  Why not become part of the Color Connection at the Ohio County Public Library?  Join us for old school anti-stress coloring, warm drinks, music, conversation and no screens.  Be a part of this relaxation trend.  Supplies will be provided - simply bring yourself.  This group will meet the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Annex located across the street from the library.  Participants ages 14 and up are welcome to attend. 


Crochet Corner

Tuesday, August 13th

4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Beginners, Intermediate, and Skilled:  All Welcome!  Join the "Twisted Stitches" group!  Drop in anytime between 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. at the Library Annex to learn basic tips, techniques, and tricks while sharing with fellow crafters.  Some supplies will be provided or feel free to bring your own. 


Home School Support Space

The Ohio County Public Library is now offering a Home School Support Space in an effort to assist our Home School families.  Children's activities will be provided during this time.  Home School Support Space will meet again in the fall of 2019. 

For more information on Home Schooling, visit HSLDA Homeschooling Toddlers to Tweens Preschool thru Middle School.  

If you have any questions, please contact the library at 270-298-3790. 




Manipulatives - at your library!

Looking for a new and exciting way to rekindle your child's interest in learning?  Why not check out some of the manipulatives and hands-on learning activities we offer in our newest section "The School Stack."  We offer dozens of materials for Math, Science, Reading, and much more.  Come and check some out today!


Better Your Technology Experience (BYTE)

Interested in learning more about computers?  Do you have a new device or phone and not sure how to use it to its full potential?  Contact the Ohio County Public Library to attend one of our many computer classes or schedule a one-on-one tutorial session.  For more information on availability, please contact the library at 270-298-3790. 





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413 Main Street
Hartford, KY  42347



Monday - Tuesday
8:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


Annex Information:

424 Main Street
Hartford, KY  42347




9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday - Thursday
By Appointment Only

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.






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