Tours of The Wagnalls Memorial

Learn about the history of The Wagnalls Memorial from its founder herself, Mabel Wagnalls Jones.  Librarian and Wagnalls historian Carol Gaal, will dress as Mabel and give tours of the building from Mabel’s perspective.  Learn about Mabel’s family, her famous friends (such as Harry Houdini and the author O’Henry), and why she ... More

Bee Creative Painting Class

Tuesday September 3 6:30pm - 8:00pm Just in time for the Honey Fest!  Artist Carol Buccilla will give a quick bee anatomy lesson and then guide you with step-by-step instructions to create this cute bee painting. The cost of $35 includes all materials. BYOB if desired. Sign up here: https://carolbuccilla.com/paint-events More

First World War Event

Come enjoy a full day of history and learning about the first World War at The Wagnalls Memorial on Saturday August 24th from 10am - 2pm.  View a wonderful display of historical authentic artifacts – such as uniforms, weapons, equipment, and more from the war.  Interact with WWI soldier reenactors from Bulgaria, Russia, Germany and the ... More

Check-Out Frenzy

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library August 2019 - November 2019 Children age 5-17 can get one ticket per every 10 items checked out on a Wagnalls library card.  They will then get a chance to win one of two monthly prizes. The prize for August is the new Dog Man book and Dog Man lunchbox or a $25 Dairy Queen gift card. More

Mabel’s Iron Chefs

Wednesday September 4th at 6pm Come enjoy stories and food by the campfire!  Learn how to make tasty dishes on a campfire.  The last day to sign up and pay is August 29th.  To participate you must sign up and pay before the event.  The grocery fee is $10.  We hope to see you there! This project was made possible in part by the ... More

Raffle to Benefit Wagnalls

The Canal Winchester Labor Day Festival has generously offered to donate all proceeds from their Labor Day Festival raffle to go to benefit The Wagnalls Memorial building fund.  The building is in need of several major repairs and we are very grateful for this opportunity! There are two ticket types to choose from: enter the 50/50 raffle ... More

Canning Basics

This program is designed for people who want to learn more about basic home food preservation using canning methods. Program includes demonstrated techniques, handouts and discussion. This class is free and presented by an OSU Extension Family and Consumer Sciences Educator. Wednesday August 21 6:30pm - 8:00pm The Wagnalls Memorial ... More


FREE DIGITAL MAGAZINES Did you know you can enjoy access to many of your favorite magazines for free with your library card and the Flipster app? Under the pull-down menu "Library Resources", click on "Digital Magazines" to get started. More