John McIntire Library

Land of Legends Wood Carvers Display

The Land of Legends Wood Carvers Club began in 1993 with 14 charter members and now boasts 45 members from the Newark and surrounding area. The group meets from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the First Baptist Church located at 1000 Granville Road in Newark. The purpose of the club is to promote the art of woodcarving and sculpture throughout the area. This display will feature Christmas  and bird carvings along with some work by Dr. William Black of Zanesville.

Columbus Zoo & Aquarium Pays a Visit

Area children, families and adults alike are invited to meet some of Columbus Zoo & Aquarium's animal ambassadors as they pay an "up close and personal" visit to John McIntire Library. Reserve your seats for this special program by contacting the Children's Department at John McIntire Library at 740.453.0391, x 115. Reservations are required and space limited for this terrific free program.