The Bookworms  meet the 3rd Tuesday of the month for informal discussion about a diverse range of genres.  Sponsored and organized by the Friends of the Sherwood Branch Library this group meets at 1:30 p.m.,  in the Justin F. Coressel Community Room, adjacent to the Sherwood Branch Library.

Books for this month's discussion are available at the Sherwood Branch Library.

Hooked on Books meets at 7:00 p.m. every 3rd Wenesday of the month at the Johnson Memorial Library in Hicksville.  Book club members take turns selecting the monthly title and leading the group discussion. From thrillers, to memoirs,  and historical fantasy, the selections cover many different genres to appeal to an audience of varied tastes.  Refreshments are provided courtesy of the Hicksville Friends of the Library.

Copies of this month's book are available for checkout at the Johnson Memorial Library.

Reader's Circle meets at 10:00 a.m. on the third Thursday of the month in the Nellie Gary Reading Room at the Defiance Public Library. This group covers a wide variety of reading including non-fiction, classic literature, and recent best sellers.  Join host Marilyn Hite, and the group for insightful discussions about some of today's best literature. Contact Renee at 419-782-1456 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for questions/details.

Copies of this month's book are available for checkout at the Defiance Public Library Main Desk.

Are you into police procedurals? Gritty hard boiled detective stories? Or maybe a nice cozy mystery is more your speed. Mysteries and More book club explores all types of mystery novels. This group meets at  6:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of every month in the  meeting rooms on the lower level of Promedica Defiance Regional Hospital, 1200 Ralston Avenue, Defiance.  Gail Rutherford leads the group in a lively discussion of the month's pick. New members are always welcome! For more information contact  Gail at 419-782-1456 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Copies of this month's book are available for checkout at the Defiance Public Library Main Desk.

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  • Johnson Memorial Library

    116 West High St. Hicksville, OH 43526 Ph: 419-542-6200 Fax: 419-542-1015  Current Hours: Monday & Tuesday 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM Wednesday Read More
  • Defiance Public Library

    ​320 Fort St. Defiance, OH 43512 Ph: 419-782-1456 Fax: 419-782-6235 Current Hours: Monday-Thursday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM Friday 9:00 AM - 6:00 Read More
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    117 North Harrison St. Sherwood, OH 43556 Ph: 419-899-4343 Fax: 419-899-3479   Current Hours: Monday 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM Tuesday Read More
  • Mission

    The Defiance Public Library System is committed to providing service to the people of the county in a friendly environment, Read More
  • Funding

    Public Library Fund As of January 2008, Ohio’s public libraries are funded through 2.22% of the state’s total general tax Read More
  • History

    Library services in Defiance County started around 1873, when a group of civic minded citizens formed the Defiance Library Association Read More
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    The libraries of the Defiance Public Library System rely on our volunteers as a partnership in supporting library programs and Read More
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    What Are the Friends of the Library? The Friends of the Library is a non-profit group formed to sponsor library programs and support services and Read More
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