Upcoming events at Anna and Botkins libraries



The Phillip Sheets Family Botkins Branch Library will hold Preschool Story time every Monday this fall. It is for children 3 to 5-years-old. It goes from 6:30 to 7 p.m.

The library will also hold “Tales for Two”, for children 18 to 35 months old. It will run Sept. 28, Oct. 5, 12, and 19 at 6 p.m.

A parent must attend with their child. The library would like to be notified by calling 937-693-6671 if you plan to attend any of the “Tales for Two” events by Sept. 26.


The Anna Community Branch Library will hold story time on Fridays at 1 p.m. Sept. 18 through Dec. 18. This story time is for babies through kindergarten children.

They will sing songs, do finger plays, hear stories, make an easy craft and have a treat. A list of themes each week can be found on the library website.

The library will hold Family Fun Nights on Monday evening from 5 to 7 p.m. This event is for preschool through sixth-graders, but moms, dads, and grandparents are all welcome to come enjoy I Spy, board games, puzzles and crafts. This event will be on Sept. 21, Oct. 26, Nov. 23, and Dec. 7.

The Anna library will also show after school movies on Mondays and have games days after school on Wednesdays, both at 3:30 p.m.

For more happenings at the local libraries, visit http://shelbyco.lib.oh.us/index.htm