Marion Public Library 445 East Church Street Marion, OH 43302 740-387-0992 marionlibrary.org Gary Branson, Executive Director Board of Trustees Patrick Carey President Jennifer Donelson Blake Gates Malcolm Goodman Carol Lathrop David Williamson Phyllis Butterworth Main Library Hours Monday-Thursday: 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday-Saturday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday 1 p.m.-4 p.m. (Labor Day to Memorial Day) Branch Hours: Monday & Thursday: 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. Caledonia Public Library 419-845-3666 Henkle-Holliday Memorial Library, LaRue 740-499-3066 Prospect Public Library 740-494-2684 # staffpicks facebook.com/mplohio @MarionPublicLib @MarionPublicLib FOLLOW us on: MarionPublicLib Shopand/or volunteer at the BookMarket Need a unique gift or some very nice used books? Don’t forget to include the BookMarket gift shop in your list of places to check out as the holidays get closer. Better yet, volunteer a few hours a week (or month) to help keep it open. > Training available > Set your own hours > Annual volunteer recognition Email us today at: Bookmarks@MarionLibrary.org Learn more and see operating hours at: MarionOHBookmarks.org (click on Events for BookMarket hours) MPL Mission Statement: The Marion Public Library enhances the quality of life in our community by encouraging reading and the pursuit of lifelong learning. Marion Public Library’s Local History Room David recommends this sequel that continues the saga of the Viking king trying to unite all of Norway Kim H. enjoyed this retelling of Sleepy Hollow from Katrina’s point of view that adds depth to the relationship between herself and Ichabod Crane. Scott recommends this sequel that tells the life of the girl from Five People You Meet in Heaven , and how lives are connected to others. Katie liked this anthology of Asian myths and legends that are retold and modernized by current authors of Asian heritage. Klondikes, Chipped Ham & Skyscraper Cones: The Story of Isaly's by Brian Butko Interested in how Isaly’s grew from a local gem to an Ohio dairy and ice cream empire? This 2001 publication from Stackpole Books details the origins of the Klondike Bar and Marion's part in the Isaly dairy dynasty story. Find it in the Local History Room!