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National McKinley Birthplace Memorial

If you are interested in information on the National McKinley Birthplace Memorial or a tour of its museum please contact the Association by telephone at 330-652-4273 or e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  For more information please go to their website at

McKinley Memorial Library Seeks New Director

The Board of Trustees of the McKinley Memorial Library is seeking a Library Director with strong management skills and an interest in history to replace the retiring Director.  To view announcement click here, for a complete job description click here and to apply online click here.

McKinley Birthplace Home & Research Center Tours


The McKinley Birthplace Home will be open for free tours

to the public on Saturday, September 5th, 19th and October 3rd, from 10am to 4pm. The Home will be closed on September 7th.


Cemetery Walk


McKinley Memorial Library will be sponsoring the ever popular walking tour of the Niles Union Cemetery on Sunday October 4th at 5:00 p.m. Local historian, Wendell Lauth, will be conducting the walking tour.  Some of the highlights will include learning about the President's sister and grandmother, famous Niles people, including the inventor of the baseball score card and the notorious Niles Christmas murderer and victims, all of whom are buried in the cemetery.  Please meet at the Cemetery Chapel off of the Niles Cortland Road entrance of the cemetery, wear comfortable shoes, and bring a flashlight.

Annual Fall Book Sale

Book Sale

October 8th-11th

The Friends of the McKinley Memorial Library will be holding their Annual Fall Book Sale in the Auditorium the following dates:

Thursday, October 8th from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Friday, October 9th from  10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 10th from 10:00 a.m. -  3:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 11th from  1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

A special preview for Friends of the Library will be on Wednesday, October 7th from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.