The Secret of Quilts and the Underground Railroad – Monday, May 17th at 6:30 pm

Attendees of this program presented by Barbara A. Lyons, University of Mount Union, and hosted by the PLUS libraries, will learn how enslaved men and women made their escape to the Underground Railroad using encoded quilts to guide them. Based on the book Hidden in Plain View by Jacqueline L. Tobin and Raymond Dobard, PhD. Call the library at 330-424-3117 for Zoom information. (Zoom PLUS Program)

National Macaroon Day – Thursday, May 13th at 2:00 pm

Watch Angel on Facebook to celebrate this small coconut cookie that’s full of flavor and variety as she shows you how to make these delicious treats two ways!

Lepper Library Facebook


14 ounces sweetened shredded coconut

14 ounces sweetened condensed milk

1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract

2 extra-large egg whites, at room temperature

1/4 teaspoon kosher salt


Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F. Combine the coconut, condensed milk, and vanilla in a large bowl. Whip the egg whites and salt on high speed in the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with the whisk attachment until they make medium-firm peaks. Carefully fold the egg whites into the coconut mixture. Drop the batter onto sheet pans lined with parchment paper using either a 1 3/4-inch diameter ice cream scoop, or 2 teaspoons. Bake for 25 to 30 minutes, until golden brown. Cool and serve.



Cybersecurity Help, Information, and Protection Program – Tuesday, May 11th at 12:30 pm

As consumers of all ages rely more and more on technology, it is vital we understand how to protect our electronic devices and keep personal information private. Learn about the importance of both security and privacy, including the special challenges presented by the use of smartphones and other mobile devices.  This program is presented by the OSU Extension Columbiana County.  Join the program by using the link below.

Cybersecurity Program



BOOK SALE – Friday, May 7th Only

Lepper Library will hold a book sale on Friday, May 7th – 9:00 am – 4:00 pm.  There will be a wide selection of adult, teen and children’s books; audios and movies.  The prices are: hardbacks 50¢, paperbacks 25¢, audios & DVDs $1.00, all children’s books 25¢ and magazines are free with any purchase.

The sale will take place at the Library, 303 East Lincoln Way, Lisbon.  For the sale you will enter at the garage off of Vine St.

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