Library programs


Staff Report



Portsmouth Public Library Programs the week of March 20 – March 25

  • 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 20 – Toddler Time (ages 2 – 3) at 11am at Lucasville

Tuesday, March 21 – Family Story Time (ages 6 & under) at 11am at

Wheelersburg

Tuesday, March 21 – Books ‘N Play (ages 6 & under) at 11:30am at

Portsmouth

Tuesday, March 21 – Family Story Time at 6pm at Portsmouth

Wednesday, March 22 – Family Story Time (ages 6 & under) at 11am at

Lucasville

Wednesday, March 22 – Toddler Time (ages 2-3) at 11:30am at Portsmouth

Wednesday, March 22 – Family Story Time (ages 6 & under) at 4:30pm at

New Boston

Thursday, March 23 – Toddler Time (ages 2-3) at 11am at Wheelersburg

Thursday, March 23 – Book Babies (3- 24 months) at 1pm at Portsmouth

Friday, March 24 – Family Story Time at 10:30am at South Webster

Children Programs:

Saturday, March 25 – Lego Club Jr. at 2pm at Portsmouth

Tween Programs:

Tuesday, March 21 – Clothespin Character Craft at 4pm at Portsmouth

Thursday, March 23 – Spinning Nerf Targets at 4pm at Portsmouth

Thursday, March 23 – Bug Jar Craft at 4:30pm at Wheelersburg

Teen Programs:

Monday, March 20 – Chess Club at 3pm at Portsmouth

Tuesday, March 21 – Color Changing Goo at 3pm at Portsmouth

Wednesday, March 22 – Minecraft at 3pm at Portsmouth

Thursday, March 23 – Debate Club at 3pm at Portsmouth

Friday, March 24 – Game Day at 3pm at Portsmouth

Friday, March 24 – Melted Crayon Art at 3:30pm at South Webster

Adult Programs:

Monday, March 20 – Miniature Fairy Garden program at 6pm at New Boston

Monday, March 21 – Pieces & Patches Quilting Group at 6pm at Lucasville

Tuesday, March 21 – Basic Crochet at 5:30pm 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 20 – Microsoft Excel at 3pm

Tuesday, March 21 – Microsoft PowerPoint at 1pm

Tuesday, March 21 – Job and Resume at 6pm

Wednesday, March 22 – Computer Basics at 1pm

Thursday, March 23 – 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: 740-⁠574-⁠6116

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