Outreach services include preschools and retirement homes The Library is not just located within our buildings' walls. With our Outreach Department, let the Library come to you! This department's services are detailed below

Homebound Delivery | Request home delivery of library materials to residents unable to leave their home on a temporary or permanent basis. Patron must reside within the Elyria or Keystone-LaGrange School Districts. Eligible patrons can receive up to ten library items in each monthly delivery. Fill out the application and email to the Outreach Department. Materials that can be requested are:

  • Books
  • Movies/TV Shows
  • Music
  • Audiobooks 

See the EPL Homebound Policy for more information.

Institutional Cards | Request an institutional card for your school or organization, which would not leave teachers or employees personally responsible for lost materials.

Organization/School Book Groups | Contact us if your facility is interested in a book group of their own, and we can assist you.

Storybook Strolls | Exercise your mind and body! Follow the path or trail at each location and follow along with the story.

LaGrange Community Park   Children's Nature Discovery Trail at Carlisle Reservation  

Penfield Recreational Park

422 W. Main St. LaGrange, Ohio   12882 Diagonal Rd. LaGrange, Ohio   40756 St. Rt. 18 Wellington, Ohio    
Book: The Pigeon Has to Go to School   Book: Please Mr. Panda   Book: Scarecrow    
Kitten's First Full Moon   Pete the Cat: Falling for Autumn   Fall Mixed Up    
by Kevin Henkes   by James Dean   by Bob Raczka      

Bookmobile | Call 440-324-9817 with any questions.

If you are interested in any of these services, contact the Outreach Department at 440-324-9831 or email outreach@elyrialibrary.org.