Monday, January 30, 2012

Van Rob Job Fair

Van Rob of Waverly is hosting a Job Fair at the plant this Saturday, February 4th. They are looking for Press Operators, Forklift Operators, Team Leaders, and Industrial Electricians.

They will be accepting resumes/applications and doing short spot interviews on selected candidates.

The Job Fair will be at the plant from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm on Saturday, February 4th. Van Rob is located at 611 West Second Street, Waverly, OH.

Friday, January 27, 2012

Book Club 2012

Update: The dates and times for the remaining meetings have been moved to Wednesday evenings, in order to allow those who work during the day an opportunity to join.

The library's book club will meet on the last Wednesday of the month at 6:30 pm, every month but November and December.
Anyone is welcome, but you must notify Nick Slone, public services coordinator at the library, a month in advance if you need a copy of the upcoming book. You can contact Nick by phone at (740) 947-4921 or by email at Here's the list of books for 2012.

1. "In the Garden of Beasts" by Erik Larson - Discussion on Jan. 26
2. "The Plague of Doves" by Louise Erdrich - Discussion on Feb. 29
3. "My Antonia" by Willa Cather - Discussion on March 28
4. "The Other Boleyn Girl" by Philippa Gregory - Discussion on April 25
5. "Out of Africa" by Isak Dinesen - Discussion on May 30
6. "The Killer Angels" by Michael Shaara - Discussion on June 27
7. "The Shadow of the Sun" by Ryszard Kapuscinski - Discussion on July 25
8. "A Clockwork Orange" by Anthony Burgess - Discussion on Aug. 29
9. "She Walks These Hills" by Sharyn McCrumb - Discussion on Sep. 26
10. "The Devil All the Time" by Donald Ray Pollock - Discussion on Oct. 31

Monday, January 23, 2012

Lunch and Learn - Wed., Feb. 1st, 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

February 1, 2012
11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Garnet A. Wilson Public Library
207 N. Market St.
Waverly, OH 45690

Amy Fraullini, RN, MSN, Administrative Director of Critical Care and Heart & Vascular Services at SOMC
will be presenting on the signs, symptoms, causes, and treatment of a heart attack. Join us and learn about your heart. You could save your life or the life of a loved one.

Seating is limited. For reservations, call 740-947-4921. Lunch will be provided!

Sponsored by Pleasant Hill Manor.

Friday, January 20, 2012

Free Tax Assistance from Community Action

Thanks to the Ohio Benefit Bank Free Tax Assistance Grant, Community Action will once again be offering Free Tax Preparation to the Pike County residents for the 2011 tax year. In conjunction with this year's tax return, they will also help file past due taxes tha have not been filed yet. All tax assistance includes Federal Income Tax, State Income Tax, and Local Income Tax.

Tax Assistance will be provided to individuals who anticipate filing a 1040, in addition to small businesses/sole proprietors who will file a 1040 and a Schedule C. All available credits including Earned Income Credit, Educational Credits, and Child Tax Credits will be included, as well as extensions for those who need to file after April 17, 2011. Beginning January 23, 2011 through April 17, 2011, Community Action will be providing these services at the following locations:

Community Action Committee of Pike County
941 Market Street
Piketon, OH 45661
Monday and Tuesday
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Pike County Senior Center
402 Clough Street
Waverly, OH 45690
Monday and Wednesday
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

To make an appointment at either location, please call 740-289-2371.

Monday, January 9, 2012

It's Tax Time!

File your taxes for free!

Free tax filing programs are offered to anyone whose household income is less than $60,000. You can now file online and receive your refund in as few as 7-10 days with no fees or other charges.

How can you file your taxes at no charge?


Paper Forms

If you prefer to file the traditional way, we're able to help you obtain paper forms at the Garnet A. Wilson Public Library!

Many of the most common forms are available at the Main Branch in Waverly, but we've also provided some links here that you can access from anywhere you have internet access.

Note: Due to last minute changes in the tax tables, the instructions for the 1040 and 1040A are not yet available at the library. We expect them to arrive sometime before the end of January. The instructions can still be accessed online, in the meantime.


Form 1040 and Instructions

Form 1040A and Instructions

Form 1040EZ and Instructions

Many other federal forms can be printed on demand at the library, at the low cost of 10 cents/page. Some forms, like the 1099 and many other forms for businesses, must be ordered by calling the IRS at 1-800-TAX-FORM (1-800-829-3676). This number can be used to obtain tax forms by U.S. Mail.

You can also print forms from the IRS website at Individual assistance with tax questions can be obtained by dialing 1-800-829-1040.

To check the status of your federal refund, click here.

State of Ohio

Form IT 1040

Form IT 1040EZ

You can request additional forms by calling the Ohio Department of Taxation at 1-800-282-1782. Individual taxpayer assistance is available at 1-800-282-1780 or by visiting their website at

To check the status of your state refund, click here.

City of Waverly

Form R

All Branches Closed Monday, January 16 - Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday!

All branches of the library will be closed on Monday, January 16, for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday!