Events at Butler, Bellville branch libraries

CLEAR FORK VALLEY — Events at the Butler and Bellville branches of the Richland County Public Library have been announced for the end of April and the first part of May.

A session called “beckoning paths” will be held April 25 at the Butler branch library at 6 p.m. People attending will be taking a photographic journey along the Clear Fork Valley scenic trail. The North Central Ohio Land Conservancy will explain the plants, animals and other natural features hikers can experience along the route. The program is free but sign-up is required. People may call 419-886-2220 to sign up.

Events showing people how to make illuminated Mother’s Day cards will be held at both branch libraries in May.

The Butler branch library event will be May 11 from 3 to 5 p.m. The Bellville branch library event will be May 8 at 4 p.m.

Teens grades six through 12 can participate and learn how to build a circuit that will light up. No sign up is required.