Marion County Public Library

Hands On History

Hands on History will be held Saturday, September 27th from 3:00-6:00 p.m.  The library will be celebrating Marion County’s history of trains with a special train-themed day of crafts and activities. Join us for a fun filled day while experiencing Fairmont’s rich past.

Read Aloud WV

Read Aloud WV is a program that helps promote a love of reading in our elementary schools. It encourages parents to read to their children at home, provides storytelling classrooms, provides books to schools and helps identify funding sources to help expand and sustain this vital program. The Marion County Public Library will host an informational event Monday, September 22 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. Activities will be provided for kids including free books to take home, Read Aloud WV director Mary Kay Bond will present highlights about the program to adult attendees and interested educators.

Book It!

Book It! Will resume September 17th at 6:00 p.m. at the Literacy Volunteers Classroom on Locust Avenue. Copies of this month’s selection, Three Cups of Tea are available now at the circulation desk at the library. New members are welcome, simply stop in, sign out your copy and join us on September 17th! For more information, contact Julie at 304-366-1210.

Adult Craft Class

Our adult craft class will be held Monday, September 15th at 5:00 p.m.  We‘ll be making R E A D letters for your book nook! All supplies are provided and the class is free. Sign-up is limited to 10, so call or stop by the library today!

Awesome Readers' Club

The Awesome Readers’ Club will be held September 29th at 4:30. This month’s selection will be Divergent.

Teen Crafternoon

Teen Crafternoon will be held Monday, September 8th at 5:00 for ages 12-17 years. This month we’ll be making some killer duct tape key chains, a pencil holder and magnets for your locker. Space is limited, so call the library today to sign up! 

Awesome Readers' Club

The Awesome Readers' Club will meet on July 28th at 2:00PM to discuss Eragon.

Magic 8-Ball Craft

The Marion County Public Library will host a DIY Magic 8-Ball workshop for teens on July 23 at 2:00PM. Space is limited, so registration is required. Call or visit the library to sign-up.

Bouncy Ball Craft

MCPL is offering a DIY Bouncy Ball workshop for teens on July 16th at 2:00PM. Space is limited, so registration is required. Call or visit the library to sign-up.

Teen Summer Movies

Teens can beat the heat this summer by enjoying a movie at Marion County Public Library. To go along with our Spark a Reaction! Summer Reading Program, we will screen a different sci-fi film every Thursday in July. Our final film will be a special MuVChat viewing, which means you can text comments to the screen! Popcorn and drinks will be served.