Holiday Hours for all DPLS library locations:

Defiance Public Library (Main)
December 23-26 Closed
December 30 Closed
December 31 9:00AM-12:00PM
January 1 Closed

Defiance Public Library (Express Branch)
December 23-26 Closed
December 30 Closed
December 31 10:00AM-12:00PM
January 1 Closed

Johnson Memorial Library
December 23-27 Closed
December 30 Closed
December 31 11:00AM-2:00PM
January 1 Closed

Sherwood Branch Library
December 23-26 Closed
December 28 & 30 Closed
December 31 10:00AM-12:00PM
January 1 Closed

Members of Kurt’s Karate will be on hand to do a demonstration and answer questions.


Wednesday, August 10


Defiance Public Library

Thursday, July 14
Defiance Public Library

Mo Tressler from All Things Food LLC will be doing live demonstrations of the latest health craze “juicing”. Come join fellow juicing enthusiasts and learn how to combine fresh flavorful organic fruits and veggies into delicious drinks and smoothies to boost your immune system and give you more energy. Bring a friend to learn some fun recipes and taste delicious drinks you can easily make at home.

  • 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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