Adopt A Book

Looking for a special gift for someone on your shopping list? Consider giving the gift of reading by donating to the library in honor of a loved one or friend. For a donation of $25, the library will purchase a new children's or adult book (your choice) which will be added to the library's collection. Books can be personalized with a bookplate if requested.

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library Fundraiser at Buffalo Wild Wings

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library Fundraiser at Buffalo Wild Wings

Join us Saturday, May 6, 2017, for an all day fundraising event at Buffalo Wild Wings, 2313 W. Main St in Troy.¬†10% of your total bill (not including tax, gratuity, or promotional discounts) donated to Dolly Parton's Imagination Library! There will be many events and lots of fun throughout the day. Play Balls for Books, a competition against Coach¬†Burgbacher¬†and other Troy Football celebrities from 2-5 p.m. Purchase tickets and pick your winners¬†for the ‚ÄúFastest 2 minutes in sports‚Ä̬†and a chance to win a Big Screen TV, $100 gift card, and many other prize packages.¬†Get¬†your Raffle tickets at Buffalo Wild Wings starting April¬†28¬†for other great prize baskets, winners will be drawn at 6:45 p.m. the day of the event.¬†¬†Don‚Äôt miss out on all the fun and the chance to support this early literacy program!

   Every child in Miami County from birth until age five is eligible to receive one book by mail each month through Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library at no cost to the family. Children registered at birth will receive 60 books in the mail! The books are mailed each month to children under the age of 5. The program costs approximately $80,000 year and currently benefits over 3,000 Miami County children. It has been largely funded by area Foundations and Miami County United Way agencies but now we need the support of businesses and individuals in the community.

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library

Get on Board: Help a Child Learn to Read!  Every child in Miami County from birth until age five is eligible to receive one book by mail each month through Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library at no cost to the family. Children registered at birth will receive 60 books in the mail! The program costs approximately $80,000 year and currently benefits over 3,200 Miami County children. More than 3,000 children have already benefitted from the program after turning five. To register, visit www.imaginationlibrary.org.

The Big Read 2017

 

The Wright Brothers by David McCullough 

By an overwhelming majority, Miami Valley readers selected David McCullough's latest nonfiction book, The Wright Brothers, to be the Big Read title for 2017. The Wright Brothers will be available at the Troy-Miami County Public Library and the Pleasant Hill Library in all formats, including large print, eBook and audio book.  For more information on The Big Read, including book and author details, visit BigRead.org. A schedule of activities and book discussions will be posted in February. A book discussion is scheduled at the Troy Library March 27, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. Contact Erin Scott at escott@tmcpl.org for more information.

 

Holiday Closings

Holiday Closings

The Troy-Miami County Public Libraries will be closed Saturday, December 31, 2016, through Monday, January 2, 2017 for New Years. For your convenience, the outside book drops will be open. Have a safe and happy holiday!

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