The libraries of the Defiance Public Library System rely on our volunteers as a partnership in supporting library programs and community outreach.  We have a variety of short and long term opportunites, both behind the scenes and interacting with the community.  If you would like to share your time and talent with us, please contact:

Defiance- Melanie Hinchcliff, 419-782-1456
Hicksville- Zachary Bowling, 419-542-6200
Sherwood- Kathy Holtsberry, 419-899-4343

  • Fun Sites

    Hey kids!  Check out these super fun sites where you can play games, visit imaginary worlds, read books & ezines, Read More
  • Read, Rhyme, & Romp

    This free class includes interactive play, storytelling, and music to teach children and their parents and caregivers early literacy skills in a fun Read More
  • Story Times

    Let our storytelling take you and your child on a lively adventure.  Free interactive classes include reading, games, songs, and crafts. Parents, caregivers Read More
  • Early Literacy

    What is Early Literacy? Early Literacy refers to the pre-reading and pre-writing skills a child should know before starting Kindergarten. Read More
  • Parents

    Knowing how to connect with your child is not something you automatically know how to do the moment you become Read More
  • Educators

    Education is a key component to our mission.  Therefore, supporting other organizations dedicated to education is very important to us.  Read More
  • Minecraft

    Join us for another fun-filled Friday afternoon of Minecraft madness, playing along with friends on our own Minecraft server! Now we have Read More
  • Science Day @ JML

    Tuesday, October 20th  at 4:30PM at Johnson Memorial Library Each 3rd Tuesday of each month, we will be hosting a science day at Read More
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