Welcome to the Licking County Library.

All Ages Welcome

Licking County Library is committed to serving our community of lifelong learners. 


We reach all corners of our service area by providing free cutting-edge materials, dynamic programming and learning tools.

The staff and trustees are very thankful that Licking County residents have been so supportive of their library! With continued community support, LCL has been able to actively engage people of all ages while fostering meaningful relationships that begin during the early stages of literacy.

Reinventing ourselves as a relevant and innovative resource is something we strive to achieve. Our library has positioned itself as a community hub—one that is a natural fit. 

  • Sep
    20

    Preschool Story Time

    10:00 AM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room

    Preschoolers and their caregivers join us for a fun and interactive story time! Read engaging books, sing songs and participate in early literacy activities designed especially for your preschooler.

  • Sep
    20

    Family Story Time - Hebron Branch

    10:30 AM @ Hebron

    Enjoy stories, songs and activities for the whole family.

  • Sep
    20

    Little Tots

    11:00 AM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock) - Story Time Area

    Babies and Family are invited to join us for stories, songs and fun.

  • Sep
    20

    Crafternoons

    4:00 PM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)

    Do you like to craft? Join us for our first Crafternoon where we will create mixed media owls on canvas.

  • Sep
    20

    Teen Ukulele Club

    4:00 PM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room

    Take on classic songs with the easy to use ukulele. All skill levels welcome.