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Poca Library- Homeschool Day

Homeschooling families are invited to learn about their local library. Join us at 10 am to learn how to use our many resources by participating in a library scavenger hunt! Let us partner with you in your child’s education!

What to Do With Grandma’s Yellow Plate?

Join us at the Putnam Library for a series of seminars offering resources to seniors and their caretakers.
Family heirlooms can be tricky. Everyone remembers grandma’s yellow plate, but what will happen to it when she’s gone? Melody Bailey can help you make decisions about the fate of family heirlooms in a way that brings harmony to your family.

Hurricane Library- Addams Family Movie Screening

Not feeling the love this month? Switch it up with a bit of dark humor in the newest Addams Family movie. This family-friendly movie is rated PG and will make you scream with laughter!
We’ll be showing it at the Hurricane Branch on Thursday, February 20 at 5:00.

Buffalo Library- YA and Adult Crafts

Craft away the winter blues with us Thursday, February 20. Stop in any time between 6:00 and 7:00 for crafts and fun!

Hurricane Library- Hurricane History Trivia Game

Take part in a trivia game that will have you learning lots about the history of Hurricane, WV. Stop by our Hurricane Branch to pick up a game sheet, or give them a call at 304-562-6711.
Runs from February 1 – 28.

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 9 am.

2020 meeting dates:

February 4

April 7

June 2

August 4

October 6

December 1

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