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Teen Masquerade Party
Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to join us after hours for food, games, a mystery, and prizes. Registration is required. Costumes are highly encouraged. Prizes will be awarded for the best costumes. Call or stop by the library by Friday, February 8th to reserve your spot. Sat, Feb 9th, 7-9pm.
Library Board Meeting
  • Mon, Jan 21st
  • Mon, Feb 18th
  • Mon, Mar 18th
  • Mon, Apr 15th
  • Mon, May 20th
  • Tue, Jun 18th
  • Mon, Jul 15th
  • Mon, Aug 19th
  • Tue, Sep 17th
  • Mon, Oct 21st
  • Mon, Nov 18th
  • Mon, Dec 16th
Food for Fines
Galion Public Library is hosting Food for Fines during the month of February. Each donated non-perishable, non-expired food item is good for $1 off your library fines. Donations from those who do not have library fines are also welcome. We will accept food on both floors, and all items will be donated to local food banks. For more information, please visit Galion Public Library or call us at 419-468-3203.
Weather Closings
[CLOSED] The library will close at 5pm on Tuesday, January 29th and will remain closed through Wednesday, January 30th and also Thursday, January 31th. Sorry for the inconvenience. Regular hours resumed on Friday, February 1st.
Book Bingo
  • Thu, Mar 14th at 6pm
  • Thu, Jun 13th at 6pm
  • Thu, Sep 12th at 6pm
  • Thu, Dec 12th at 6pm
Get Crafty: Paint a Mug
  • Thu, Mar 28th at 4:30pm, Paint a Mug
Get Crafty: Scrabble Tile Coasters
  • Thu, May 2nd at 4:30pm, Scrabble Tile Coasters
Get Crafty: Monogram Signs
  • Thu, Jul 11th at 4:30pm, Monogram Signs
Get Crafty: Make Your Own Soap
  • Thu, Sep 5th at 4:30pm, Make Your Own Soap
Get Crafty: Gingerbread House Decorating
  • Sat, Nov 23rd at 0:30pm, Gingerbread House Decorating
Trivia Night at the Gill House
  • Fri, Apr 5th, 6-7:30pm, Fandom Trivia
  • Fri, Jun 7th, 6-7:30pm, Classic Literature
  • Fri, Aug 2nd, 6-7:30pm, Popular Culture
  • Fri, Oct 4th, 6-7:30pm, History
Spring Series: Herbalist
Join Lisa Riedel for this series of programs.
  • Sat, Mar 9th, 2-4pm, Digging in to Whole Plant Health
  • Sat, Apr 6th, 2-4pm, Making Oils and Salves
  • Sat, May 4th, 2-4pm, Herbal Healing Teas
Spring Series: Yoga on the Lawn
Oasis Yoga Studio will present this series of programs. The dates for this program are not yet finalized: watch this space for changes.
  • Sat, Jun 8th
  • Sat, Jun 22nd
  • Sat, Jul 13th
  • Sat, Jul 27th
  • Sat, Aug 10th
  • Sat, Aug 24th
The date for this program is not yet finalized: watch this space for changes. Sat, May 25th, 1-2pm.
Ohio's Place in Space
Greg Brown from Armstrong Air and Space Museum will present Ohio's Place in Space. Sat, Aug 24th, 1-2:30pm.
Jim Kleefeld: The Spirits Speak
Sat, Oct 19th at 0:30pm.
Movie Night
Join us and watch a movie on our big screen.
Family Movie
Join us for an animated movie about video game characters. Bring your pillows and blankets and get comfy! Popcorn and drinks will be provided. No registration is required. Sat, Mar 2nd, 10:30-0:15pm.
Art Attack - Grades 1-3
Children in grades 1-3 are invited to join Ms. Nancy for some painting fun in her Art Attack! Space is limited. Advance registration is required. Please call or visit the library to reserve your spot. Fri, Mar 1st, 4:30-5:30pm.
Art Attack - Grades 1-5
Children in grades 1-5 are invited to join Ms. Nancy for some painting fun in her Art Attack! Space is limited. Advance registration is required. Please call or visit the library to reserve your spot. Fri, Mar 8th, 4:30-5:30pm.
Family Movie
Join us for a movie about a magical nanny. Bring your pillows and blankets and get comfy! Popcorn and drinks will be provided. No registration is required. Sat, Apr 6th at 10am.
Summer Reading
[Summer of Space logo] Summer Reading is coming up fast! Watch this space for more information.
Science with Color
For grades K-2. Tue, Apr 2nd, 4:30-5:30pm.
Life Size Clue
For grades 3-6. Sat, May 18th, 1-2:30pm.
Lego Club
Kids ages 5-12 are invited to join us and build on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 4:30-5:30pm. You do not need to register for this program, you can just show up.
Used Book Sale
Thu, May 9th, 9-8pm, Fri, May 10th, 9-5pm, and Sat, May 11th, 9-Noon.
Science Geeks
We'll have a different science, technology, engineering, or math theme each month. For ages 8-12. We meet at 4:30pm on the fourth Tuesday each month. No registration is required.
Teen Board
Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to participate in the library's Teen Board. The Teen Board meets monthly to plan teen programs and select materials for the YA collection. Teens do not need to register before attending.
  • Thu, Jan 17th, 5:30-6pm
  • Thu, Feb 21st, 5:30-6pm
  • Thu, Mar 21st, 5:30-6pm
Games Night
Join us for board games and card games. Bring your own game or play one of ours. Grades 6-12 are welcome to attend. Refreshments are provided. No registration is needed.
  • Thu, Jan 17th, 6-8pm
  • Thu, Feb 21st, 6-8pm
  • Thu, Mar 21st, 6-8pm
Anime Club
Join us for anime, manga, cosplay, and Japanese culture. Teens in grades 6-12 are welcome. You do not need to register for the anime club: you can just show up.
  • Tue, Jan 8th, 6:30-8pm
  • Tue, Feb 12th, 6:30-8pm
  • Tue, Mar 12th, 6:30-8pm
Closed
[CLOSED] The library will be closed in observance of the holiday.