Programs / Classes

Teen Chess Club

Put on your best tuxedo t-shirt, this month the Teen Chess Club is celebrating prom! We will meet May 24th, 10:00am - 2:00pm at the Marion County Public Library.

What Do You Know About That?

Fairview Public Library's monthly trivia competition, “What Do You Know about That?,” continues on May 29th from 9 am – 4 pm with even more pop culture, sports, and current events topics to tease your brain.

Storytime Spring Finale

Fairview Public Library Story Hour participants will also be treated to a magic show on May 22nd at the Fairview Fire Hall to wrap up the spring semester.

After School Movie

The last After School Movie of the school year will be held on May 20th; this month’s feature is Frozen.  

Summer Reading / Cook-A-Book Registration

Registration for Summer Reading and Cook-a-Book at Fairview Public Library begins on May 12th.  Sign-up is required for these programs so register early as space is limited!

M&Ms Mayhem Guessing Game

The featured guessing game at the Fairview Public Library Circulation Desk is “M&Ms Mayhem.”  Give us your best estimate of the number of M&Ms in the jar, be the closest without going over, and win!

Juvenile Patron Appreciation Basket Giveaway

Fairview Public Library's final “Juvenile Patron Appreciation Basket Giveaway” concludes in May; children who present their library card when checking out can fill out a ticket for the drawing, with one entry being randomly chosen as the winner.  

Story Hour Carnival

Mannington Public Library will wrap-up Story Hour this year with painted faces, games, prizes, balloon animals, and cotton candy at our first Spring Carnival. The children are encouraged to invite friends and family to join the fun.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Kids and adults alike will have a chance to learn some recycling tips and make some fun crafts on Saturday, April 5th. TheMarion County Public Library is proud to host the Solid Waste Authority beginning at 11:00 a.m. Kids are invited to create a special craft using recycled materials, enjoy fun recycling games, take home an activity book and a special story reading will be presented at 12:00 p.m. Adults will be treated free materials including medication disposal kits and Proper Disposal Handbooks, and a presentation on the History of Disposal will begin at 2:00. We only get one world.

Friends of the Mannington Public Library Membership Drive

The Friends of the Mannington Public Library are having their first membership drive in three years. Flyers will be going out this month. All Friends and patrons are invited to the quarterly meetings planned for 2014. Watch for announcements, stop in and see the changes at the library, and please consider renewing your membership or joining the Friends. Also, remember the Friends Book Sale when you’re ready to spring clean your bookshelf.