The Licking County Library is thrilled to partner with Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) to provide 24-Hour Public Library Service in the Licking Heights School District. The bookmobile has been serving this area of our service district well for many years. This innovative solution will further enhance public library service to the far western side of the county.
Family History Month is a perfect time for our community to research their ancestors, so what better way to celebrate than with our featured research tools? And we have three great resources for you this month.
What are these Research Tools?
Heritage Quest is helpful for genealogy and historical research by with census records, family and local histories, the PERSI archive, Revolutionary War records, Freedman’s Bank applications, and the U.S. Serial Set.
Join the Main Library on November 12th from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. as we host our first Local Artisan Fair. Local artists and crafters will have booths available to display and sell unique gifts to help you to start checking off your Christmas list. Make sure to grab a cup of free hot chocolate while you browse around all floors.
If you are a Local Artisan and would like to participate please fill out our online form or pick up an application at the Main Library.
Saving seeds can be very easy and saves money. Repeated seed saving from the same plants each year will give you plants that have adapted to our environment and grow healthier. Don't forget, anything you can't use can be donated to the LCL Seed, Sprout and Share Seed Library!
Some vegetable and fruit plants that have easy to save seeds are peppers, beans, tomatoes, peas, cantaloupe, and watermelon.
Ahoy Matey! September 19 is Talk Like a Pirate Day, so we are featuring the research tool Mango Languages.
What is Mango Languages? Mango Languages teaches real conversations in over 70 languages through interactive lessons, mobile apps, and films. Use this resource to learn English as a second language, try a foreign language, or brush up on your skills.