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Get into the Act!

This year marks the 50th Anniversary of the Older Americans Act that ensured sufficient services for senior citizens. The Library serves older Americans with a wide variety of large print and audio materials, homebound delivery of Library materials and speakers for various civic organizations.

Friends of WCPL Annual Meeting

Hear from panelists Kristina McBride (author), Lara Oliver (Random House publishing representative), and Vick Mickunas (book reviewer) as they break down The Life Cycle of a Book from inception, to publication, to mass market. Join us on March 8 at 2 PM at Centerville Library. A brief meeting of the Friends of Washington-Centerville Public Library will precede the panel discussion.

Scholar Series Takes on the 1960s

The 1960s were a tumultuous time. Join us for this 5-week series dedicated to some of the most important issues of the decade!

Opening Night: Music of the 60s
Presented by Larry Schweikart, PhD, University of Dayton, Tuesday, March 3 from 7-8:30 PM at Hithergreen Center. Get more information.

Groovy Films

To complement our 1960s Scholar Series, the Library will host four movies from that decade! Titles include Mary Poppins, The Birds, Dr. No, and In the Heat of the Night each Friday evening in March beginning at 6 PM at Centerville Library. Get more information.

Tinkr Tech

Kids in grades 3-5 can "Tinkr" at the Centerville Library on March 23 from 4 - 5 PM or 7 - 8 PM at this maker inspired program that reinforces math and science concepts. This workshop, which requires advanced registration, introduces electricity and circuits as participants build their own electro-magnet!

Brown Bag it With Random House

Back by popular demand! Bring your lunch on March 27 at noon to the Centerville Library and get the inside scoop on forthcoming titles from our Random House representative! Free publisher tote bags and advanced reader copies (pre-publication!) of upcoming books for attendees, while supplies last.

Family Movie Night

Bring the family to the Centerville Library on March 30 at 6:30 PM to see Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day. No registration is required but space is limited.

Friday Film Series

Itís the luck of the Irish on Friday, March 6, at 10:30 AM for the Films with Friends showing of the sweeping romantic film Far and Away (1992) starring Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman, directed by Ron Howard. Refreshments will be served.

College Financial Aid Workshop

Representatives from Sinclair Community College will be at Centerville Library on March 10 at 6:30 PM to explain the details of filling out the FAFSA and offer assistance submitting the form. Advance registration is required. See the online events calendar for registration details and event flyer for details about what to bring. Students and parents are welcome!

Under Construction

Follow the progress of the Woodbourne Library rear egress drive and Woodbourne Library site plan project.