Library programs


Portsmouth Public Library Programs the week of July 3 – July 8, 2017

All library locations will be closed Tuesday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. All locations will reopen with regular business hours

on Wednesday, July 5. Due to extensive mechanical issues, the Bookmobile will be tentatively off the road until early July.

Summer Reading has started!!! Children 12 and under are invited to sign up at any library location.

Story Times:

Monday, July 3 – Toddler Time at 11am at Lucasville

Wednesday, July 5 – Family Story Time at 11am at New Boston

Wednesday, July 5 – Family Story Time at 11am at Lucasville

Wednesday, July 5 – Toddler Time at 11:30am at Portsmouth

Thursday, July 6 – Toddler Time at 11am at Wheelersburg

Thursday, July 6 – Book Babies at 1pm at Portsmouth

Friday, July 7 – Family Story Time at 10:30am at South Webster

Friday, July 7 – Spanish Story Time at 11am at Wheelersburg

Saturday, July 8 – Family Story Time at 2pm at Portsmouth

Children Programs:

Monday, July 3 – 4th of July Fun at 4pm at New Boston

Wednesday, July 5 – Popsicle Stick Engineering at 2pm at Portsmouth

Wednesday, July 5 – Marble Maze at 2pm at Lucasville

Thursday, July 6 – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle… Race at 2pm at Wheelersburg

Thursday, July 6 – Build it Lego at 4pm at South Webster

Friday, July 7 – Toy Makers’ Workshop at 4:30pm at South Webster

Tween Programs:

Thursday, July 6 – Comic Book Canvas at 4:30pm at Portsmouth

Teen Programs:

Monday, July 3 – T-Shirt Makeovers at 4pm at Lucasville

Thursday, July 6 – Glove Monsters at 3pm at Portsmouth

Thursday, July 6 – Zen Gardens at 4pm at New Boston

Adult Programs:

Monday, July 3 – Patriotic Wreath Program at 6pm at New Boston

Wednesday, July 5 – Classic Film Matinee at 2pm at Portsmouth

Friday, July 7 – Linda Castillo Book Talk at 3pm at Portsmouth

Friday, July 7 – Fiction Book Group at 4pm at Portsmouth

Computer Instruction Class – Class requires registration

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

Monday, July 3 – Photo Editing at 2pm

Wednesday, July 5 – Computer Basics at 1pm

Thursday, July 6 – Tech Café’ at 11am

Friday, July 7 – One on One Tutorial 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