The Technology Petting Zoo, thanks to a grant from The Troy Foundation, is available at the Troy-Miami County Public Library. The zoo includes six tablets, including an iPad Air, Kindle Fire HDX, Kindle Paperwhite, Google Nexus 7, Nook HD+, and Microsoft Surface.
Take a walk through Brukner Park, behind the library, and enjoy this delightful book, Because Amelia Smiled by David Ezra Stein with your family!
For questions or more information, please call 339-0502 ext. 123.
Challenge your friends or learn a new skill at the Checkmate Chess Club at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 2, at the Troy library; you'll be amazed at how your game will improve.
The chess club is open to everyone with an interest in the game, even if you've never played before, and it is a great activity for the whole family. For more information, call 937-339-0502, ext. 127.
The visiting nurse comes to the Oakes-Beitman Memorial Library, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., every second Tuesday; stop in for your FREE blood pressure screening and FREE blood sugar test (fasting, or 3 hours after eating for the blood sugar test).
No appointment necessary. For more information call 937-676-2731.
The Friends of the Library will sponsor its fall book sale Friday, October 17 through Sunday, October 19, at the Miami County Fairgrounds, 650 North County Road 25A, Troy, Ohio. Sale times are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Sunday.
A members-only preview night will be held 6-9 p.m. on Thursday, October 16, during which time NEW memberships may be purchased.