The Steinem Sisters Collection

With the widespread discussion of the Time’s Up Movement and #MeToo, the addition of the Steinem Sisters Collection to the Toledo Lucas County Public Library (TLCPL) is relevant and timely.

Literary Trivia Night at Gathering Volumes

Know a lot about books? Have a team of friends or family that enjoy competition? Literary Trivia night at Gathering Volumes is an excellent chance to show off book bound knowledge. Put your love for literature to the test to while competing to win book prizes. Teams must include at least two adults and may

Good Things Come In Threes at Gathering Volumes

Meet multiple authors during one exciting afternoon at Gathering Volumes as three visiting authors Kristen Lepionka, Lara Lillibridge, and Ken Schneck read from and discuss their works. Ohio author Lepionka returns to discuss her second book in her Roxane Weary Mystery Series, What You Want to See. Midwest author Lillibridge will visit the store for

Banana Mob Rule: Produce, Blackmail and the Mafia in Ohio

Weird historical tidbits like this fill the pages of Ohio’s Black Hand Syndicate: The Birth of Organized Crime in America, a new book published by Arcadia Press, that looks at the rise of organized crime in Ohio, thanks to the John Amicon Brothers and Company fruit store in Marion.