Mount Gilead to host Boydell Shakespeare Gallery

Mount Gilead to host Boydell Shakespeare Gallery

     In honor of William Shakespeare’s birthday, Mount Gilead Public Library in conjunction with the Rose Heart Inn will exhibit a collection of rare prints from the Boydell Shakespeare Gallery from April 15 through April 25.  John Boydell, a London publisher and engraver, first opened the Shakespeare gallery on Pall Mall Street in 1789.

Lincoln Center Local

The library staff is excited to partner with Lincoln Center Local to present free screenings of performances at the Lincoln Center.  The screenings are a community program to broaden access to the arts for all.  Past performances at the Lincoln Center will be picked and shown at the library on a regular basis.  Join us at 5:00 p.m..on Saturday, May 6 for Danny Elfman's Music from the films of Tim Burton.

M.G.P.L. now part of consortium to provide more materials to patrons

Consortium logoMount Gilead Public Library began a new chapter in its 100 + year history as we joined COOL.  COOL stands for Consortium of Ohio Libraries and is currently made up of eleven libraries from around the state.  Most are small libraries seeking an inexpensive way to provide more materials to our patrons.  By searching in Mount Gilead's catalog, a user can find materials from these other libraries as well as our collection, reque

Have you tried a CD-Book?

Each year more Morrow County residents commute to work.  Instead of listening to the radio or music CD's, another option is books on CD.  The Mount Gilead Public Library has titles by many of today's popular authors.  The number of disks range from five to twenty providing hours of listening pleasure as you drive to and from work or are planning on taking a vacation.  All CD books circulate for two weeks and can be renewed for another