Join a club. Watch a movie. Meet new people.

We have something for everyone:

Adults, Teens, Children

For specific dates and times for the current month, check out our Calendar of Events!


Adults age 18 and up

Adult Book Discussion Group - This group meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 6:30 PM. Books for this discussion are available at the Patron Services Desk. Call 740-387-0992 for more information.

Tuesday Night Movie - The first Tuesday of each month at 5:30 PM, come to library for a cinematic experience. Free snacks and a door prize!

Computer Classes - Call 740-387-0992 to register. A list of our upcoming classes is available online!


Youth age 0-12

Read with Kipper - Monthly, join Kipper the trained therapy dog. Practice your reading skills and visit with Kipper.

Family Book Club - This group meets the first Monday of each month at 6 PM. Get your copy of this month's selection at the Youth Services Desk. Ages 9-12 with an accompanying adult. Read the book together, then meet at the library for a fun discussion and snack. Call 740-383-9715 for more information.

Saturday Cinema - Each month, visit the library for a special presentation. Movies are rated G or PG and start at 2 PM. Call for information on this month's movie selection. 740-383-9715.

Chess Club - One Monday a month at 3:30 PM, meet in the Youth Services department to learn to play chess, or help others! No need to register, just show up.

Family Fun Night - One Thursday a month, meet in the Youth Services department at 6 PM to participate in a fun family activity! All ages.

Storytime - We have storytimes for children birth to age 12. Check out our Storytime Calendar for more information.


Teens age 12-18

Teen Tuesdays - Weekly, meet with teens after school from 3 PM to 5 PM to have a snack, play Guitar Hero or a board game. In addition, the librarian is available to assist with homework. A fun, relaxed atmosphere for teens age 12-18. Also, ask about becoming a Library Insider while you're there!

Teen Movie Thursday - Monthly, we show a movie just for teens. For movie information, call 740-383-9715.

Anime Club - A new monthly club dedicated to Japanese animated films. This club is for teens ages 12-18. Get together with other fans, watch anime, and talk about your favorites.

Teens Create - A new monthly event dedicated to exploring your artistic abilities. Ages 12-18, call 740-383-9715 to see what we are creating this month!

Hours & Locations

Main Library: Marion Public Library
445 East Church Street
Marion, OH 43302
740-387-0992

Monday-Thursday:
10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Friday-Saturday:
10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Closed Sundays

Branch Locations & Hours:
Monday & Thursday:
3 p.m.- 6 p.m.

Caledonia Public Library
112 East Marion Street
Caledonia, OH 43314
419-845-3666

Henkle-Holliday
Memorial Library

86 South High Street
LaRue, OH 43332
740-499-3066

Prospect Public Library
116 North Main Street
Prospect, OH 43342
740-494-2684

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