Earth Day is April 22nd

Buffalo Library – Earth Day Upcycled Crafts!

The Buffalo Library is offering Upcycled Crafts for kids ALL DAY on Earth Day, April 22. We hope you’ll come by to enjoy this fun recycling project.

Eleanor Library – Earth Day Presentation

The WV DOH will be hosting a special Earth Day presentation along with Q&A and craft on Earth Day, April 22, at the Eleanor Library. Kids will learn more about protecting our planet, and will make seed bombs to grow wildflowers at home.

Poca Library – Smokey the Bear

No one loves our earth like Smokey the Bear! He’ll be paying a visit to the Poca Library on Earth Day, April 22, at 1:00pm. He would love to see you there to learn about wildfire prevention, and the story of the real Smokey the Bear.

Main Branch Hours

Monday: 9 AM - 7 PM

Tuesday: 9 AM - 7 PM

Wednesday: 9 AM - 7 PM

Thursday: 9 AM - 7 PM

Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM

Saturday: 9 AM - 5 PM

Sunday: 1 PM - 5 PM

Branch Library Hours are listed on the About page of the website. 

Contact us: 304-757-7308



Go to Catalog Search in order to log-in to your library account online. 


Inclement Weather Policy:

If Putnam County Schools are closed due to snow—the Putnam County Libraries open at 12:00 noon.  If the schools are on a two- hour delay—we will open at 9:00 a.m. All library programs will be cancelled if schools are closed.

Board Members & Meetings

Dr. Sam Sentelle, President, Hurricane

Judie Sydenstricker, Treasurer, Scott Depot

Clinton "Bud" Beaver, Hurricane

Linda Erwin, Eleanor

Veronica "Dale" Parkins, Poca

The Putnam County Library Board of Trustees meets the 1st Tuesday of every other month at the Main Library at 8:30 am.

2019 meeting dates:

February 5

April 2

June 4

August 6

October 1

December 3

The Agenda is posted at the Main Library Front Desk 5 business days before the meeting.