Spring Origami with James Peake

Join us on Wednesday, April 10th at 6:00 p.m. for some Spring paper magic by creating origami. Also learn how to participate in future origami activities and where to find origami resources and supplies to fold on your own or

Kindergarten Readiness

It is never too early to start getting your child ready for kindergarten! Join us on Thursday, April 4th at 6:30 p.m. when Debbie Waller, former principal of Powers Elementary, and Alma Bernard, retired Amherst schools guidance counselor, will be

Oil Pastels Workshop with Mary Jo Clark

Join us on Monday, April 1st at 1 p.m. for an Oil Pastels Workshop with Mary Jo Clark. Enjoy learning new skills and techniques during this creative workshop where all skill levels are welcome. Absolutely no artistic experience is necessary!

Toddler Playtime

Toddlers and their caregivers are welcome to join us for Toddler Playtime at the Amherst Public Library on Friday, April 12th from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.   No registration is required for this drop-in playtime that takes place in the Children’s

Dr. Jeremy Watson Presents, “Inflammation: The Silent Killer”

Chiropractic Physician Jeremy Watson will present “Inflammation: The Silent Killer” at the Amherst Public Library on Monday, March 25th at 6:30 p.m . Learn what inflammation is, if your body is inflamed, and how to ‘de-flame’ through nutrition and lifestyle

Make-it Take-it Craft for Children

Stop by the Children’s Department between Saturday,March 23rd and Saturday, March 30th for a special Spring Break craft.

Lego Play

Kids ages first grade and older are invited to join us on Wednesday, March 27th from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for Lego Play. Use our LEGOs to create something great and have fun with other LEGO enthusiasts. No adults

Crochet Workshops

Saturday morning crochet with Vivian is back! Join us at the library on Saturdays, March 9th and 30th, and April 6th from 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.   Beginners and those who would like to start a new project with

Adult Coloring

Join us on Mondays, February 4th, March 18th, and April 1st at 7 p.m. for Adult Coloring . All supplies will be provided, along with a variety of coloring page options for all levels of skill. Relax with us and

Canine Reading Buddies

Children of all ages are invited to the Amherst Public Library to read to a TDI or Bright & Beautiful therapy dog on the first Saturday of the month from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Our licensed Canine Reading Buddies

AARP Tax-Aide

The AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program will be available again this year at the Amherst Public Library.  AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free, individualized tax preparation for low-to moderate-income taxpayers – especially those 60 and older – at more than 5,000 locations nationwide.  The program


    The Friends of the Amherst Public Library are now on AmazonSmile.  AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the Friends of the Amherst Public Library every time you shop, at no cost to you.  .05% of eligible

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library has come to Lorain County. Through the Lorain County Imagination Library, preschool children receive free books! The mission of the Lorain County Imagination Library is to foster a lifetime love of reading, empower families and increase

Yoga for the Mind Creative Writing Group

Looking for inspiration and calm in your busy life?  Are you an artist at heart?  Join our creative writing group, and meet other individuals who share a desire to write creatively. Yoga for the Mind Creative Writing Group will meet every

Lions Club Eyeglass Collection

The Need for Glasses –153 Million Reasons Lions Recycle for Sight According to The World Health Organization, 153 million people have uncorrected refractive errors (near-sightedness, far-sightedness or astigmatism). Most of these vision impairments are quickly diagnosed and easy to treat