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Abbot BinaxNOW Rapid COVID-19 Antigen At-Home Test Kits are available for free through our Curbside Pickup service, thanks to an initiative by the State of Ohio. Call 440-988-4230 in advance to verify that test kits are available. You will be …

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Your Amherst Public Library card now includes free access to the Wall Street Journal online. Users will need to create a free account, after which you can start using WSJ.com immediately. Your access will be available for the next 3 …

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Celebrate Plush Animal Lover’s Day with us! Drop your favorite plush friend off at the steps of the old library on Park Avenue! Weather permitting, join us for for a special outdoor bedtime story and then pick out a sleeping bag …

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October Take & Make Craft Kits will be available on Friday, October 1! Each kit contains almost everything you need to make a fun craft, all you’ll need to add are basic supplies like glue and scissors. Beginning October 1, …

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9/30/2021 It’s the end of the second full month of construction and we’re so excited about the progress! Check out our YouTube channel for video slideshows of the progress as seen from the parking lot and Spring Street. Parking lot …

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The Amherst Public Library is excited to announce that our brand-new Kindle Collections are now available to borrow with your library card! Kindle Collections are curated collections of ebooks, pre-loaded on a Kindle eReader so you can take them anywhere! …

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Binge Box DVD sets are now available to borrow with your library card! Each Binge Box contains 4-6 DVDs for hours of themed movie marathon fun. With collections like “Disney Warrior Princesses,” “The American Military,” “Masters of Horror: Stephen King,” …

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Due to the current health advisories for COVID-19 in Lorain County, we are updating our health and safety protocols. The library will remain open for browsing, but we ask that you limit your time in the building and we encourage …

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    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 …

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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 …

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