Create, Explore, & More!

Create, Explore & More!

Families can delve into our different creative and exploratory stations together.

Some of the stations include: Giant Connect Four, cardboard fort building and much more!

The program runs from 5 pm- 7 pm. Drop-in and have fun as a family. There is something for everyone!

Teens - Detective Pikachu

September's Monthly Movie will be Detective Pikachu!

Ace detective Harry Goodman goes mysteriously missing, prompting his 21-year-old son, Tim, to find out what happened. Aiding in the investigation is Harry's former Pokémon partner, wise-cracking, adorable super-sleuth Detective Pikachu. Finding that they are uniquely equipped to work together, as Tim is the only human who can talk with Pikachu, they join forces to unravel the tangled mystery.


Detective Pikachu is rated PG, and has a runtime of 104 minutes.


National Library Card Sign Up Month

September is National Library Card Sign Up Month! To celebrate, we are giving away prizes at the Eaton Library! A random selection of books from our kids and young adult section have been secretly selected as "instant winners".  If you happen to checkout one of these books between September 2nd-30th, you'll win a prize instantly!

Instant winners are unmarked and are found in the following sections:

Storytime Registration Begins!

The Eaton Branch of the Preble County District Library will begin registration for the fall session of storytimes. Registration begins on Tuesday, September 3rd at 9 a.m. Our storytimes are formulated around the Every Child Ready to Read initiative, which focuses on the five early literacy practices of talking, singing, reading, writing and playing. 

Programming for 20-Somethings: Harry Potter Escape Room

Nautilus Quirrell is the son of Quirinus Quirrell, Hogwarts’ own infamous former Defense Against the Dark Arts teacher. Professor Quirrell was killed in 1991 at the hands of Harry Potter. For this, Nautilus has vowed revenge on The Boy Who Lived. Nautilus made use of a time-turner to steal one of Voldemort’s horcruxes for safekeeping, returning it to the present, and threatening the very survival of the world.

Can you work your way through the clues and solve the mystery?

Eaton Library Book Sale

Get to the Eaton Branch Library early for the best selection of fiction, nonfiction, young adult, children's books, CDs, and DVDs during the September Book Sale!

There are no set prices. All sales are through donation only. Grab what you want and give as much as you can. All funds raised support the Eaton Library.

The sale will run from Saturday, Sept 14th through Saturday, Sept 28th at the Eaton Library at 301 N. Barron St.

Teen Book Club - Pretty Monsters

The Teen Book Club selection for the month of October will be Pretty Monsters by Kelly Link!

From The Faery Handbag, in which a teenager's grandmother carries an entire village (or is it a man-eating dog?) in her handbag, to the near-future of The Surfer, whose narrator (a soccer-playing skeptic) waits with a planeload of refugees for the aliens to arrive, Link's stories are funny and full of unexpected insights and skewed perspectives on the world. 

Sign up in advance to receive a free copy of the book to read before the program!



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