Outreach services include preschools and retirement homesThe 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: Sleep Tight Farm The Little Forest Keepers The Little Forest Keepers   
In the Tall, Tall Grass Explorers of the Wild Bounce   
by Denise Fleming by Cale Atkinson by Doreen Cronin   

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.