Programs and Services


LIBRARY -Spencer Twp. Neighborhood Center has a growing Library for area residents, with the closest public library eight miles away we put a good book for relaxation or research just steps away. The Neighborhood Library is open to check out books or just relax and read. Ask about SPENCER KIDS BOOK CLUB and enjoy the adventure of books together.
A QUIET STUDY AREA is available to minimize distractions and make the most of your study time. See times below.

HOURS LIBRARY Open Lab Tuesday and Thursday 10:30 to 11:30 and 1:00 to 3:00

PRE-SCHOOL STORY TIME – bring your preschooler and join us for fun activities and great stories, all planned to help develop your preschooler’s love of books and learning.
Call for dates of our next four week session of story time.
COMPUTER LAB – Need a benefits print out, looking for or applying for a job, need to research or type school assignments, or just looking up info., the Neighborhood Computer Lab is available for your use during library hours. Hours will be extended as need grows and staffing is available.

EDUCATIONAL AND INFORMATIONAL EVENTS bring resource providers and presenters into the community to help individuals build the road to stability. These are a relaxed atmosphere for individuals to come together and gain valuable information. Check our calendar for upcoming events.

Bring your family, friends and neighbors together for a relaxing afternoon or evening. These gatherings build relationships as well as providing opportunities to contribute to community through volunteering.Free movie nights are the fourth Friday of every month at 6pm. Come enjoy the show. Snacks provided. Check our calendar for Movie Titles.
Free community dinner last Monday of the month at 6PM. Everyone welcome.

YOUTH – Check Out What’s Happening on Community Calendar and Join in! Just For YOU! GAME TIME, MOVIE NIGHT, WHATS COOKIN, VOLUNTEER, OR BROWSE OUR LIBRARY. Stop in and share your ideas. We provide fun opportunities to work together, problem solve and build confidence to face the challenges of your future.

SPENCER AREA SENIOR CENTER and SENIOR NUTRITIONAL LUNCH SITE Monday thru Friday – Come Join Us for GOOD COFFEE, COMPANY AND CONVERSATION! Games, Puzzles, Exercise, Movies, Music, Special Events, and Updates on Senior Services are some of the activities you can enjoy. Senior Activity Calendar and Menus available on request. For Lunch Reservation call Mattie Taylor, Nutritional Site Manager at 419-865-6228 one day in advance before noon.

TAI CHI CLASSES – Free Tai Chi Classes held Tuesday 12:45 at the Neighborhood Center presented by the Lucas County Health Dept. and taught by a certified Instructor from the Health Dept. Come join in – Great for all levels of ability! Call for dates of current twelve week sessions.

HEAP Applications are available for Heating and Summer Cooling in the Center Office and A Representative comes from Pathways on Thursday. Call Thursday Morning for exact time.

Salvation Army Mobile unit for emergency assistance here every third Wednesday of the month. Appointment required. Call 419-865-4700 by the Monday before.

Building today for a stronger tomorrow!