Programs / Classes
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.
The Mannington Public Library is hosting a week of activities, April 14-19, to celebrate National Library Week. In addition to the system-wide Fine Free Week, the following activities will take place:
Get a New or Update an existing library card—enter to win $50.00 gas card.
“Spin-the-Wheel” with each visit.
Enter the Grand Prize drawing each time you check out.
Support Teen Literature Day, April 17-Teens can pull lollipops with each check-out for a chance to win a B&N gift card.
Children are encouraged to design a box car, enter it in our Mannington Public Library's Car Show, then park it at the following Drive-In Movie. The Car Show will begin at 10:00 a.m., Saturday April 12. The Drive-in Movie, featuring “Frozen”, will begin at 11:00 a.m. We will have free concessions for all who attend. Don’t forget the comfy cushion seat!
Fairview Public Library's monthly trivia competition, “What Do You Know about That?,” continues on April 24th from 9 am – 4 pm with even more pop culture, sports, and current events topics to tease your brain.
Toddler Time, Story Hour, and Circle Time classes spring into April at the Fairview Public Library with the featured weekly themes of “Chicka, Chicka – Read!” “Hoppy Easter – Easter Party,” “Follow the Reading Rainbow,” and “Tweet, Tweet – Read!” Mrs. Alicia also invites children to “Hop Away with a Good Book” during our monthly coloring workshop.
Circle Time 2: 9:30 am, 11 am, 12:30 pm, 1:15 pm, 2 pm
The featured guessing game at the Fairview Public Library Circulation Desk is “Jumping Jellybeans.” Give us your best estimate of the number of jellybeans in the jar, be the closest without going over, and win!