PPL Programs


Portsmouth Public Library Programs the week of March 13 – March 18, 2017

Around and Around We Go Quilt Display (February 27 – April 28) The Portsmouth Public Library and the Down by the River Quilt Guild are pleased to present “Around and Around We Go” an exciting display of handmade quilts created by members of the guild. The quilts will be on display around the balcony at Portsmouth till April 28, 2017. Come see these beautiful works of art!

“Youthful Visions” High School Art Exhibit (March 1-31) In celebration of Youth Art Month, the Local History Department of the Portsmouth Public Library will display an exhibit of artwork created by local high school art students. The “Youthful Visions” display consists of both two- and three-dimensional work in a variety of media. Special bookmarks designed by the students will also be available to library patrons.

Story Times:

Monday, March 13 – Toddler Time (ages 2 – 3) at 11am at Lucasville

Tuesday, March 14 – Family Story Time (ages 6 & under) at 11am at

Wheelersburg

Tuesday, March 14 – Books ‘N Play (ages 6 & under) at 11:30am at

Portsmouth

Wednesday, March 15 – Family Story Time (ages 6 & under) at 11am at

Lucasville

Wednesday, March 15 – Toddler Time (ages 2-3) at 11:30am at Portsmouth

Wednesday, March 15 – Family Story Time (ages 6 & under) at 4:30pm at

New Boston

Thursday, March 16 – Toddler Time (ages 2-3) at 11am at Wheelersburg

Thursday, March 16 – Book Babies (3- 24 months) at 1pm at Portsmouth

Friday, March 17 – Family Story Time at 10:30am at South Webster

Children Programs:

Monday, March 13 – St. Patrick’s Day Craft at 6pm at Portsmouth

Tuesday, March 14 – St. Patrick’s Day Craft at 5:30pm at South Webster

Tuesday, March 14 – Family Game Night at 6pm at Portsmouth

Friday, March 17 – Lego Club at 4:30pm at Wheelersburg

Friday, March 17 – St. Patrick’s Day Craft at 4:30pm at New Boston

Saturday, March 18 – Water Colors and Salt Paint at 2pm at Lucasville

Saturday, March 18 – Shopkins Get Together at 2pm at Portsmouth

Tween Programs:

Monday, March 13 – STEAM Program at 6pm at New Boston

Thursday, March 16 – Earbud Holder program at 4pm at South Webster

Teen Programs:

Monday, March 13 – Lego Day at 3pm at Portsmouth

Tuesday, March 14 – Hoop Gliders at 3pm at Portsmouth

Tuesday, March 14 – Photo Holder Craft at 4:30pm at Wheelersburg

Wednesday, March 15 – Minecraft at 3pm at Portsmouth

Thursday, March 16 – Page to the Stage at 3pm at Portsmouth

Friday, March 17 – Game Day at 3pm at Portsmouth

Adult Programs:

Monday, March 13 – Bunny Socks at 1pm at Lucasville

Tuesday, March 14 – Knitting & Crochet Group at 5:30pm at Portsmouth

Wednesday, March 15 – Basic Crochet at 10:30am at South Webster

Saturday, March 18 – Warm Up America Knitting & Crochet Group at 10am

Computer Instruction Class – Class requires registration

(740-⁠354-⁠5688 ext. 10529) and is located at Portsmouth:

Monday, March 13 – Photo Editing at 3pm

Tuesday, March 14 – Microsoft Publisher at 1pm

Tuesday, March 14 – Devices at 6pm

Wednesday, March 15 – Computer Basics at 1pm

Thursday, March 16 – Windows 10 at 1pm

Thursday, March 16 – Seniors Computer Class at 3pm

Please contact your local branch for more information on these programs:

Lucasville: 740-⁠259-⁠6119

New Boston: 740-⁠456-⁠4412

Portsmouth: 740-⁠354-⁠5688

South Webster: 740-⁠778-⁠2122

Wheelersburg: 740-⁠574-⁠611