Butler Branch

Butler Branch

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday – 11 AM–8 PM
Wednesday, Friday – 11 AM–5 PM
Saturday – 9 AM–3 PM

Phone: 419.883.2220

21 Elm Street
Butler, OH 44822

Vikki Eckert, Butler Branch Manager
Heather Henderson, Branch Children's Assistant


Brain Teaser of the Week 

On April 13th, 1970, who said these famous words, "Houston, we've had a problem?"

Scroll to the bottom of the page to discover the answer!

SLP Kick-Off
Saturday, April 26
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ the Main Library
Children, Teens, and Adults...come to the Dome Theater!
It's the ultimate experience! Showing museum quality science based
movies such as the "Night of the Titanic" and "Earth's Wild Ride."
And you'll get a sneak peak into what's ahead for the Summer Library Program!


Twist It Up!
Monday, April 21st @ 6:30 PM
Families with children
Sign-up is required

Twist and shout! That's what this program is all about.



Crochet ScarfFinish It Friday
Friday, May 9th
1-4 PM
Dig that unfinished project out of your closet
and join us at the Butler Branch for an afternoon of
enjoyment, encouragement, and great company.

Guess the Dead Poet Book and reading glasses
Entire month of April
Teens and Adults
Identify the dead poets and turn in an
entry for your chance to win a prize.


Feather pens The Write Stuff
 Thursday, April
3:30-5:30 PM
Grades 6-12
We'll provide everything you
need to make your own pencils and feather gel pens.
Homework might be a little less painful if you have
some really cool writing tools.

Old books Guess the Dead Poet
Entire month of April
Teens and Adults
Identify the dead poets and turn in an
entry for your chance to win a prize.



Brain Teaser of the Week Answer

Jack Swigart aboard Apollo 13!

On April 13th 1970, Apollo 13 suffered a malfunction in their oxygen tanks forcing them to abort their mission to the moon.  Thanks to the remarkable work of crew both on the ground and on the module, all 3 men aboard returned to Earth safely on April 17th.

Lost Moon: Apollo 13Lost Moon : The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13
By Jim Lovell and Jeffrey Kluger.




To find more information about Apollo 13, look for this and other great materials at your local library.



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