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Early Literacy Center Information

First of all...what is early literacy?

Early literacy is everything a child knows about reading and writing before they actually are proficient readers and writers.

What is an Early Literacy Center?

An early literacy center is a place that caregivers and babies, toddlers, preschoolers, and school-agers up through third grade can go TOGETHER to do the work of emerging and beginning readers and the work of childhood is play. 

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Virtual Event

Death in Mud Lick

Gathering Volumes, Archbold Community Library, and Ohio Northern University Rudolph H. Raabe College of Pharmacy are excited to host a virtual visit with Eric Eyre, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author of Death in Mud Lick, named a Best Book of the Year by The New York Times and nominated for a 2021 Edgar Allan Poe Award. Mr. Eyre will be speaking with the community virtually on the day of the paperback release of Death in Mud Lick, Tuesday, April 6, at 6:30 PM.

The Library's Amazing Race: CANCELLED

Hosted by the Wauseon Public Library, The Delta Public Library, and The Archbold Community Library, teams of up to 2-8 people can sign up to participate in a county-wide amazing race scavenger hunt! All teams earn a prize and can compete for the grand prize. 

Race day is Saturday, October 21st. The race begins at 10 am!

To participate, sign up your team at the Archbold Community Library or email m.yunker@archboldlibrary.org BEFORE race day!

Family. Community. Kindness. All together now!

Medicare 101 Workshop

Postema Insurance and Investments, LLC will be offering a FREE educational workshop titled Medicare 101.

P.I.I. has been helping seniors in NW Ohio navigate their way through all Medicare options since 2005. This workshop will be covering all of the details about Medicare, Medicare Supplement plans, Medicare Advantage plans and Medicare Prescription Drug plans. All attendees will be eligible to take home a free book about Medicare written by P.I.I. founder Dennis Postema.

Snacks and drinks will be provided.

The Library's Amazing Race is postponed. Stay tuned!

**Edit** The Amazing Race has been postponed til the fall. 

Hosted by the Wauseon Public Library, The Delta Public Library, and The Archbold Community Library, teams of up to 6-8 people can sign up to participate in a county-wide amazing race scavenger hunt! All teams earn a prize and can compete for the grand prize. 

Race day is Saturday, July 29th. The race begins at 8 am!

The Friends' Annual Book Sale

The Friends of the Archbold Community Library are hosting a book sale in the community room of the library during regular business hours.

What will we be selling? A little bit of everything! Kids' books and books for teens, as well as audiobooks and DVDs. We also have nonfiction and fiction for adults sorted into genres to make it easier for you to find what you love! We have westerns, mysteries, large print, religious fiction, and science fiction!

Prices? Free-will donation!

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