Chess Club

Make the right move by coming to Chess Club!
Kids age 8-12 of all skill levels will be given training and assistance by our Coach Brett as they play against one another once a month. Come play on Wednesday, September 18 at 4:30.

Buffalo Library- Teen/Adult Crafts

Teens and adults can get creative Thursday, September 19 at 5:00 at the Buffalo Library. Join us for fun and crafts! (We will supply the needed materials.)

Family Heirlooms- Identify, Evaluate, and Plan

Do you have family heirlooms hiding in plain sight in your home? Join professional downsizing coordinator Melody Bailey as she helps us recognize the valuable items in our home, and plan for what to do with these items to preserve their value for our families.

Storytime Returns!!

September is Library Card Sign-Up Month!

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.