Lexington Branch - Mansfield Richland Public Library

Lexington Branch

Lexington Branch

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
9 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
9 AM - 5 PM

Phone: 419-884-2500

25 Lutz Avenue
Lexington, OH 44904

Branch Manager: Danica Perry
Children's Assistant: Susie Howman

 The Lexington Branch Library will be cheering on the Minutemen during Lexington's Homecoming Football Game on Friday, October 14th at the football field with free face painting and game day activities.

Community Information
Lexington Local Schools
This Friday, September 30th the Lexington Activities and Athletic Department is hosting a special event for the Lexington Athletic Boosters from 3:30PM-7:00PM at Lexington High School.
More information can be found here.

Programs for Adults


Finish it Friday

Friday, Oct. 7, 21

Friday, Nov. 4, 18

1-4 PM

Do you have a project that you just can't find the time to finish?  Stop by the Library and put in some quality work time with fellow crafters.  Make sure to browse our selection of crafting books while you're here!


Book Discussion Group

Bits of Books


Wed. Oct. 12 and Nov. 9

2:30 PM

Come share what you've been reading, and leave with some great book lists!


Appraisal Event

Tues. Sept. 20

6-8 PM

You can bring an item for appraisal or a picture if the item is too big to carry.  Jewelry (except for pocket watches and wristwatches) and guns WILL NOT be appraised.  There will be a limit of 2 items per person.
Call 419-884-2500 to sign up.


Buckeye Bigfoot

Tues. Oct 11

6 PM 

Adults and Teens-Come listen to Ohio Bigfoot researcher Marc DeWerth share his experiences tracking Bigfoot!  We promise you'll never look at your backyard the same! Call 419-884-2500 to sign up.




Teen and Tween Programs


Tween Tuesday - Art Night

Tues. Oct. 4 and Nov. 1

6 PM
Grades 3-7

Stop by the library on the first Tuesday of every month to unleash your creativity!
Call 419-884-2500 to sign up.



 Design A  Pumpkin Contest

Wed. Sept. 28 - Fri. Oct. 14

Grades 4 - 8

Pick up a pumpkin coloring page and draw a unique design on the pumpkin. Return it to the library by Oct 14th to enter the contest and maybe even win a prize.





Programs for Children



Fall Story Times


Session 1 :  September 19 - October 28

Session 2 :  November 7 - December 16

Family Story Time

Tuesdays 10:30 AM

Toddler Story Time 

Wednesdays 10:30 AM



Brick Builder's Lego Club

Thur. Oct. 13 and Nov. 10

6 PM

Children in grades K-5

Do you love building with Legos?  Then join the Library Lego Club! 



SHHH!  We're Reading!

Mon. Sept. 12 - Fri. Sept. 16

All ages 

Stop by the Library and check out our cool whisper phones and read with some giant stuffed animals!



Super Saturday Stencils


Sat. Sept. 15, Oct. 15, Nov. 19

All ages

Have some creative fun with our new stencils while relaxing at the Library!  Stop in any time we're open.  



Library Card sign up month SCAVENGER HUNT

Mon. Sept 19 -  Sat. Sept 24

Celebrate Library Card Sign-Up Month by completing a scavenger hunt and earning a prize.

Spooky Science

Thur. Oct 6
6 PM
Grades K - 5
Join us for some spooktacular fun with CANDY! Call 419-884-2500 to sign up.



 Design A  Pumpkin Contest

Wed. Sept 28 - Fri. Oct 14

PreK - Grade 3

Pick up a pumpkin coloring page and draw a unique design on the pumpkin .  Return it to the library by Oct 14th to enter the contest and maybe even win a prize!




Spooktacular Creations

Sat. Oct 1 - Fri. Oct 14

Design a spooky diorama based on a children's book and we'll display it throughout October.


Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Tue. Nov 1 

10:30 AM 

All ages

Roll out of bed and bring a stuffed animal to story time.  Afterwards, your stuffed animal can stay and spend the night!  Pick up your stuffed animal the next day and see photos of their fun!


Community Information

Village of Lexington

Want to Work at The Library?

Check out our employment page for an updated list of job opportunities.


For a complete listing of programs offered by the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library, please see the Library Newsletter-At the Library and the Community Calendar.


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