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Library Information

Paxton (Bainbridge) Branch

Today's hours

We're open 1:00PM to 5:00PM

Tomorrow's hours

Closed

We're closed Sunday July 21 due to Closed on Sundays throughout the Summer
Mon, Jul 15 1:00PM to 7:00PM
Tue, Jul 16 1:00PM to 6:00PM
Wed, Jul 17 10:00AM to 3:00PM
Thu, Jul 18 1:00PM to 6:00PM
Fri, Jul 19 1:00PM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jul 20 Closed
Sun, Jul 21 Closed
(Closed on Sundays throughout the Summer)
Mon, Jul 15 1:00PM to 7:00PM
Tue, Jul 16 1:00PM to 6:00PM
Wed, Jul 17 10:00AM to 3:00PM
Thu, Jul 18 1:00PM to 6:00PM
Fri, Jul 19 1:00PM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jul 20 Closed
Sun, Jul 21 Closed
(Closed on Sundays throughout the Summer)

Address
113 Dewey Avenue
Bainbridge, OH 45612
Tel: 740-702-4145
About the branch

The Paxton Branch, located in historic Bainbridge, offers something for everyone, with a robust collection, patron computers, public meeting room, free WiFi, and programs for all ages.


On-Site Services

The Paxton Branch houses fiction, nonfiction, graphic novels, audiobooks, magazines, large print, books for kids and teens, music, movies, and much more, including:

  • Computers and laptops with high-speed Internet and Microsoft Office software
  • Photocopy and Printing services – black & white and color prints, $.10 page for black and white, $.50 per page for color
  • Faxing service – All local and toll-free faxing is free.  For long distance faxes, the charge is $1 for every five pages, with a maximum cost per fax of $3.  No international faxes. 
  • Reference service
  • Free, open WiFi in our library and parking lot 
  • External book return
  • A meeting room available for community non-profit use
  • Programs for all ages!
  • Beyond Books Collection – Check out a Chromebook, a WiFi hotspot, a cake pan, or some seeds from the Seed Library!
  • Free 1-1 Tech Tutoring and Northstar Digital Learning Assessment proctoring
  • Teacher, Parent & Caregiver Collections – Let us curate a collection of children’s books for your little ones, specific to any topic or interest.
  • Book Match – Tell us your preferences, and we'll help you find the perfect next read.
  • Bookworm Summer Reading Program for all ages

Also check out our robust offering of Online Resources, available for free with your library card.


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All locations, hours, and holidays/closings (printable PDF)

Book the meeting room

Events
Mon, Jul 22, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Paxton Meeting Room
Have you always wanted to try watercolors? Here is your chance! Join us and create a pretty lavender bookmark with watercolors!

Thu, Jul 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Paxton Meeting Room
Too hot to go outside or just want a creative day? Join us in making your own bookmark. We will have samples of kawaii, Minecraft, kites, flowers, butterflies & more for you to create your bookmark!

Wed, Jul 31, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
In the Library
Join us to learn about tracing your roots and explore the resources the library has to offer.

Thu, Aug 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Paxton Meeting Room
Calling all superheroes! Join us & create your favorite superhero out of a lollipop. Will you create a traditional superhero (Spiderman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Captain Marvel) or a new superhero?

Mon, Aug 05, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
In the Library
This is a book club for anybody interested in reading books and meeting new people.

Wed, Aug 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
In the Library
Join us for a story time and coloring.

Mon, Aug 12, 5:00pm - 6:45pm
Paxton Meeting Room
Calling all coffee connoisseurs! Have you ever painted using coffee as your medium? Join us to create your very own coffee masterpiece!

Fri, Aug 16, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Paxton Meeting Room
Does your child love butterflies with their brightly colored wings? Preschoolers and toddlers can join us to create a beautiful butterfly that you can display in your home.