1. November Continental Library Events

    November Continental Library Events

    The Continental Library will host the following events in November: Storytime – Monday evenings at 6:30pm on November 3, 10, and 17 Low Cost Ways To Save Your Family Treasures presented by Ruth Wilhelm, Monday November 10 at 6:30pm Make plans to attend the upcoming Holiday Storytime and Cookie Decorating on Monday, December 8th at 6:30pm (sponsored by The Friends of the Putnam County District Library). Regular hours at the Continental Library are: Monday 2:00 – 8:00pm Wednesday 2:00 – 8:00pm Thursday 9:00 – 6:00pm Saturday 9:00 – 3:00pm

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  2. Library Events – Storytime & Craft Show

    Library Events – Storytime & Craft Show

    Continental Library’s Storytime will meet again beginning Monday, October 20 at 6:30pm after a brief break last week for Columbus Day. This early evening event offers age-appropriate stories and crafts for the little ones. Saturday, October 25th, the Putnam County District Library will be hosting its annual Autumn Harvest of Crafts Show from 9am – 3pm at the Ottawa Glandorf High School. There will be a vast variety of vendors and lunch will also be available.

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  3. 10 Years Celebrated – What Fun!

    10 Years Celebrated – What Fun!

    There were many who came out last Saturday (10/4) to help the Continental Library celebrate its 10th anniversary at its East Sugar Street location. Although it was cold outside, there were horse & buggy rides, a petting pen, and a bounce house. Inside, the children enjoyed face painting, crafts, and hot dogs & chips and more. Ten years ago, the opportunity to purchase the church building was a tremendous boost to the community group which had formed with the intent for Continental to have a bigger, better library than its then current location above the Town Hall. At that time...

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  4. Continental Library Celebrates 10th Anniversary

    Continental Library Celebrates 10th Anniversary

    Join the celebration at the Continental Library on Saturday, October 4, 11:00am-1:00pm. It was 10 years ago that a dream came true and Continental’s small community library above the town hall moved to its own beautiful location on South 6th Street. To celebrate there will be horse and buggy rides, live poultry display and petting of baby chicks, face painting and children activities, a book sale and refreshments. There will also be pictures of the Continental community on display. Visit mypcdl.org for more information. See you there!

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  5. Continental Library News…

    Continental Library News…

    September is Library Card Sign-Up Month! Sign up for a library card and be entered into a drawing to win a book of your choice (up to $25 value), compliments of the Friends of the PCDL. Get your library card today! Book Sale! At Continental’s Fall Festival on Saturday, September 27 from 10:00am to 5:00pm. Gently used books may be dropped off at the library in Continental prior to September 27th. Story Time! Monday evenings at 6:30pm and the Continental Library. Children will enjoy stories and craft-time. Help Wanted: The Putnam County District Library is currently looking for a Part-time...

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  6. Science Magic With Kathy @ The Library

    Science Magic With Kathy @ The Library

    Join in the summer fun at the Continental Library as they host: – “Science Magic With Kathy” on Thursday, July 24th at 1:oopm. – Monday at 6:30pm, Storytime is a fun time with stories and a craft (this weeks theme was funny monsters!). – “Edible” Science will be the program on Thursday, July 31st at 1pm. The Continental Library also offers newspapers, magazines, audio books, computer terminals with internet access, an awesome Thomas the Train/Sodor play table, stuffed animals, a computer especially for preschool children, and books, and more books!

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  7. Continental Community Library Inc. Meets

    Continental Community Library Inc. Meets

    Members of the Continental Community Library Inc. (CCLI) met in the Library’s Community Room on Monday evening, July 14th to plan a 10 Year Celebration in honor of the Library moving into its location at 301 South Sixth Street in Continental (the former Free Methodist Church). From 1937 to 2004, the library had been in a 600 square foot corner of the Village Council Room. The Continental Community Library Inc. is a 501(C)(3) nonprofit organization that owns the building that houses the Continental Branch of the Putnam County Library Association. The County Library Association provides the equipment, staff and supplies...

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  8. July Events at the Library

    July Events at the Library

    The Continental Library offers summertime fun and at great price – FREE! Bring the family and enjoy all that the library has to offer. Continental Library hours are Monday 2-8pm, Wednesday 2-8pm, Thursday 9am-6pm, Saturday 9am-3pm. July 2, 3, & 5 – Make-It-Take-It Activities July 7, 6:30pm Storytime July 10, 1pm Wonder of Water with Beth of the Johnny Appleseed Park July 14, 6:30pm Storytime July 17, 1pm LEGO/KNEX Freeplay Build & 2nd Annual Competition July 21, 6:30pm Storytime July 24, 1pm Science Magic with Kathy July 31, 1pm End of Summer “Edible” Science

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  9. Toledo Zoo Coming To Continental!

    Toledo Zoo Coming To Continental!

    On Thursday, June 26 at 1pm, the Continental Library will be crawling with critters from the Toledo Zoo.  This annual event is a popular attraction at the library.  Join the fun at your local library and don’t forget storytime on Monday evenings at 6:30.  Did you know you can download library books to your Kindle, Nook, or other reader – its free and easy!  Stop by the local library for more information on summer programs for children and adults.

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