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Closed for the Holiday!

Both the Grove City Library and Westland Area Library will be closed on July 4th in observance of Independence Day.

Open House

We will be hosting an Open House for the public on Monday, July 6 from 6 – 8 PM to show the interior and exterior plans for the new Grove City Library. The Open House will be in the Board Room of the current Grove City Library at 3359 Park Street. Refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Library. Everyone is welcome! We look forward to seeing you there!

Summer Reading Club!

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2015 Summer Reading Club

Click HERE to find out more!

Summer Scribbles Youth Writing Contest 2015

Students in grades seven through 12 are invited to enter the sixth annual Summer Scribbles Youth Writing & Poetry Contest to be held at Southwest Public Libraries beginning June 1. The contest, sponsored by the Grove City Writers’ Group and Friends of the Library, is open to any incoming seventh and eighth grade student or incoming high school student who lives within the boundaries of South-Western City Schools. The 7th/8th grade division will have two categories – fiction and poetry. The High School division will have four categories – fiction, non-fiction/essay on a general topic, non-fiction/essay on Grove City or Jackson Township history, and poetry. Prizes in all categories will be: first place - $100; second place - $25.  In addition, the Shawn T. Hannon Memorial Excellence in Writing Award is open to any student age 18 or under for an essay of 800 words or less using a patriotic theme.

AND, beginning June 1, in the Youth Section of both the Grove City Library and the Westland Area Library. Contest ends July 31. For more information, email Liz Thompson at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Diana Hannon Forrester at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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3359 Park St.
Grove City, OH 43123
(614) 875-6716