Gambier Branch Library

The Gambier Branch of the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County is located in the Gambier Community Center. The Gambier Library is managed by Betty Carpenter. Her staff includes Casey Connor, Wendy Aune, Allie Dible and Sharon Proper.

The Library hours are:

Monday, Thursday, Friday 10 – 5
Tuesday and Wednesday 11 – 8
Saturday 10 – 4
Sunday Closed

Our Gambier branch offers Story Time and the Summer Reading Program for children, along with a large selection of books and magazines. There are computers available for public use. Betty and her staff can be reached by calling 427-2665.


Beginning September 16, 2016
Friday’s at 11:00 a.m.

September 16th – The Little Engine That Could (confidence)
September 23rd – Twelve Dancing Unicorns (fantasy)
September 30th – NO STORYTIME
October 7th – There’s a Whale in my Swimming Pool (problem solving)
October 14th – Peck, Peck, Peck/Elinor & Violet/The Loopy (behavior of others)
October 21st – Elmer and the Butterfly (helping others)
October 28th – An Awesome Book & Tell Me What to Dream (dreaming)
November 4th – NO STORYTIME
November 11th – NO STORYTIME
November 18th – Rappy the Rapter/Yertle the Turtle(rhythm)
November 25th – NO STORYTIME
December 2nd – Albie’s First Word/When I Grow Up (questioning & thinking big)
December 16th – Catering and the Best Beach Day/Toad Weather (seasons)
December 23rd – NO STORYTIME
December 30th – NO STORYTIME

Readings, crafts, songs and movements will be co-lead by Wendy Aune, library clerk and volunteer assistant, Tracy Kohler.