Journal Jambalaya

Do you keep a journal? Would you like to start a journal?  Come to our monthly journal workshop and discover different types of journaling and learn easy ways to energize your journal pages with paint, stamping and collage techniques.  Each session will also feature various prompts, or ideas to inspire your journal writing.

WHEN: Fourth Monday of each month beginning June 26th at 6:30pm.

WHERE: Crossroads Branch, 63500 Byesville Rd. Cambridge OH large meeting room

Space is limited and preregistration is required. Please call the Main Branch 740-432-5946 to register.


Great News in regards to using the hoopla service via your Guernsey County Public Library Card…

We have recently doubled your allotted amount of monthly checkouts from 10 to 20! For a limited time, you can enjoy over six hundred thousand titles, from six different formats: Movies, TV, Music Albums, eAudiobooks , eBooks, and Comics/Graphic Novels. All in one location, from your computer, tablet or Smartphone!

Remember when using hoopla, there are no hold lists, no extra apps or accounts needed or special steps to use it.

This offer is only available during the months of June, July and August!

Not a current hoopla user? To register for and enjoy hoopla digital for free with your library card, please download the hoopla digital app from your Apple or Google Play store on your mobile device. If you are using a computer, you may visit: For more information or should you have questions, please visit or call us or see more details on our website:

Thank you for being a loyal library cardholder of Guernsey County Public Library!



Byesville Branch Focus Group

The Guernsey County District Public Library requests the honor of your participation in a “resident focus group”. In order to better serve community needs, a discussion of the services and materials provided by the Byesville Branch will be held. Suggestions and input would be appreciated. The possibility of future building renovation will be discussed. Please plan to attend, visit with neighbors and share your thoughts.

  • WHEN:     Saturday, June 24, 2017 from 10:30am until noon
  • WHERE:   Byesville Branch, 100 Glass Ave., Byesville OH
  • WHO:        Village residents and branch patrons

Those interested but unable to attend may share thoughts with the Director via this website or by calling 740-432-7536.