Marion County Public Library

Adult Craft Class

It’s holiday time, and that means great food, family, friends, and great decorations. Join our adult craft classTuesday, November 19th at 4:00 p.m. when we will be making glitter pumpkins to decorate your Thanksgiving table. Space is limited so call the library at 304-366-1210 today to sign up.

Awesome Readers' Club

The Awesome Readers' Club will meet October 21st, 5:00pm at the Marion County Public Library to discuss Emily the Strange: The Lost Days.  

UFO & Cryptozoology Presentation

To finish off Teen Read Week, we will have a special presentation on UFOs and cryptozoology by Fred Saluga. Fred teaches classes on UFOs and cryptozoology at the Eastern Gateway Community College in Stuebenville, Ohio. Fred is the Director of West Virginia MUFON and a State Regional Director in Pennsylvania.

Take It and Make It Craft

Teens who visit MCPL during Teen Read Week can sign-up for a take-home edible book craft. This nifty, little kit will have everything you need to make a delicious book snack. Sign up at the circulation desk. One kit per person, while supplies last.

Book It!

Book It! will meet at the Literacy Volunteers classroom to discuss Healing Hearts by Kathy E. Magliato.

Adult Craft Class

Monthly Adult Craft Class at Marion County Public Library will meet to make a harvest banner. No supplies needed, advanced sign-up required.


BOO! It’s that time of year again!

Circle Time 2

Spooky Story Contest

Teens in grades 6-12 can enter our Spooky Short Story contest. Entries should be 1-2 pages long; turn them in at the library from October 1- 16 for a chance to win a $25 iTunes Gift Card.

Annual Friends of Marion County Public Library Meeting

The Friends of Marion County Public Library will hold their annual meeting on Sunday, September 15th at 2:00pm. West Virginia author, Patricia Harman, will be the guest speaker. Patricia is the author of popular titles, like: The Midwife of Hope RiverThe Blue Cotton Gown, and Arms Wide Ope. Patricia has spent over thirty years caring for women in the field of midwifery. She has a beautiful way with words and writes the stories of herself and others. Please join us for a delightful afternoon.