Fancy Nancy Tea Party

Join us for a Fancy Nancy Tea Party

Saturday, October 15th, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Girls, age 9 & under, bring your favorite adult for a morning

filled with plenty of fanciful fun!

Feel free to dress as fancy as you wish!

Limited space, so call or come into the library to register.

Library Director Position

The Arcanum Public Library Board of Trustees is seeking an energetic, innovative leader to serve as Library Director.  The Arcanum Public Library serves the Arcanum Butler School District.  The library has a materials inventory of almost 70,000 with an annual circulation over 71,000.

This individual will work closely with the library staff (full time and part time staff of fifteen).  They must demonstrate strong and effective leadership, communication and technical skills.  Requisite knowledge and skills are preferred in the areas of public relations, community outreach, development, budgeting and library management.

The position offers a starting salary range of $30,000 to $40,000 depending on education and experience.  A four-year college degree or comparable library related experience is required, with a Masters in Library Science degree preferred.  The successful candidate will preferably have three years of management experience.

Please send a resume, cover letter and three references to

Story Time

It's that time of year again!  Storytimes will be on Mondays beginning September 12th.

There will be stories, songs, crafts, and games at 10:00 a.m. and again at 11:00 a.m.

Display Case

Do you have a collection you'd like to show off and share? Come on into the library! We have our display case empty and waiting for a new collection to fill it. Stop on in and talk to one of our staff members or call the library to reserve a month for your special display.


Events Calendar

We now have an online calendar displaying future events. Click the link below to view the calender, or go to "Upcoming Events" and click the picture to access our calendar and stay up to date with all new events at the library!