Library Programs


Staff Report



Portsmouth Public Library Programs the week of April 10 – April 15, 2017.

  • National Library Week (April 9-15) Join us in celebrating libraries with a whole week packed full of fun! April 8-22 we will be having a Used Book Sale and a Fine Free period at all library locations. New this year is I SPY the Bookmobile! The Bookmobile is always on the move throughout Scioto County. See if you can be one of the first to find it at each stop April 11-14 and win a free gift certificate for our Used Book Sale. More programs celebrating National Library Week can be found on our website at www.yourppl.org
  • 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 until April 28, 2017. Come see these beautiful works of art!

Story Times:

Monday, April 10 – Toddler Time (ages 2 – 3) at 11am at Lucasville

Tuesday, April 11 – Family Story Time (ages 6 & under) at 11am at Wheelersburg

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

Wednesday, April 12 – Family Story Time (ages 6 & under) at 11am at Lucasville

Wednesday, April 12 – Toddler Time (ages 2-3) at 11:30am at Portsmouth

Wednesday, April 12 – Family Story Time (ages 6 & under) at 4:30pm at New Boston

Thursday, April 13 – Toddler Time (ages 2-3) at 11am at Wheelersburg

Thursday, April 13 – Book Babies (3- 24 months) at 1pm at Portsmouth

Friday, April 14 – Family Story Time at 10:30am at South Webster

Children Programs:

Monday, April 10 – Canvas Tote Craft at 5pm at New Boston

Tuesday, April 11 – National Library Week Craft at 6pm at South Webster

Tuesday, April 11 – Family Game Night at 6pm at Portsmouth

Wednesday, April 12 – LEGO Fun at 3pm at Lucasville

Thursday, April 13 – Easter Craft at 4pm at Wheelersburg

Thursday, April 13 – Easter Craft at 4:30pm at South Webster

Thursday, April 13 – Easter Program at 4:30pm at New Boston

Saturday, April 15 – Easter Egg Hunt at 1pm at Lucasville

Saturday, April 15 – The Great Egg Drop at 2pm at Lucasville

Saturday, April 15 – Make Your Own Book at 2pm at Portsmouth

Tween Programs:

Tuesday, April 11 – Bookworm Book Bag at 4pm at Portsmouth

Wednesday, April 12 – The Amazing Race: Ohio Edition at 4:30pm at Portsmouth

Friday, April 14 – Paint Your Own Book End at 4:30pm at New Boston

Teen Programs:

Monday, April 10 – Lego Day at 3pm at Portsmouth

Tuesday, April 11 – Watercolor Art at 3pm at Portsmouth

Tuesday, April 11 – Canvas Painting at 4:30pm at Wheelersburg

Wednesday, April 12 – Minecraft at 3pm at Portsmouth

Thursday, April 13 – Teen Talk at 3pm at Portsmouth

Friday, April 14 – Game Day at 3pm at Portsmouth

Adult Programs:

Monday, April 10 – Burlap Bunny Door Hanger at 1pm at Lucasville

Tuesday, April 11 – Morning Yoga at 10am at Portsmouth

Tuesday, April 11 – Knitting and Crochet Group at 5:30pm at Portsmouth

Saturday, April 15 – Warm Up America at 10am at Portsmouth

Computer Instruction Class – Class requires registration

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

Monday, April 10 – Photo Editing at 3pm

Tuesday, April 11 – Job and Resume Building at 6pm

Wednesday, April 12 – Computer Basics at 1pm

Thursday, April 13 – Seniors Computer Class at 11am

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

Staff Report