Serving the literacy needs of children, adults and families in Lucas, Wood and Seneca Counties.

  • amazing race thank you


    Thank you to everyone who came out to the AMAZING Race. We had a great time and we hope you did, too. Congratulations to our winners, you really outdid yourselves! A big thank you to the staff, volunteers, board, and teams for making tonight so AMAZING! We continue to make northwest Ohio a more literate community and help people say, "I CAN!" because of your support. Thank you!

  • clairesday_logo_final_CS4-Large-54ae10bf

    Mark Your Calendars for Claire's Day on May 21

    Join us for a spectacular day at the Maumee branch, Toledo-Lucas County Public Library as we celebrate life, authors, illustrators and reading excellence. Claire’s Day is Northwest Ohio’s largest children’s book festival! Celebrating the life of Claire Lynsey Rubini who passed away at age 10. This 15 year old tradition grows each year as more than 6,000 people venture to Maumee to join in the fun! Claire’s Day shares Claire’s love of reading with children and families. Enjoy live music, crafts, activities, storytelling and meet children's authors and illustrators! Mark May 21 on your calendar now and get ready for a fun filled day of books!