Cole Library

Mount Vernon's Public Library


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    Come play and build at Lego Club!
    Lego Club is every Tuesday after school from 3:30-4:30 in room 108.
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    Teen Table-Top RPG Series is meeting Tuesday, October 6th and 13th from 5:00-7:00 in room 108.
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  • Knitting
    Join us on Tuesday, October 27 from 4-8 p.m. in Room 310
    Bring your knitting or crocheting project and join in the fun!
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    Crafternoon is held every other Friday at 3:30 in room 108. Upcoming dates include October 2nd, 16th, and 30th.
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    Join us each Thursday at 9:30 a.m. for story time fun!
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    High school book group meeting THIS WEEKEND, Saturday and Sunday, October 3rd and 4th from 12:00-1:00 in the Browsing Room.
    Middle school book group meeting Saturday, October 10th from 10:00-11:00 in the Browsing Room.

 To access your account in our new catalog system
sign in at:

Follow these steps:
Click on “sign in” (upper right).
Click on Set/Reset Password.
Enter your library card number.
OCLC will e-mail you a password.


Electronic Resources at Cole Library!

Mount Vernon/Lisbon
Historical Newspaper Archive


Explore Mount Vernon and Lisbon’s history.

Search for names, events, locations, and everything else through the digital archive.
Articles from 1860 to last year are scanned and searchable.

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