Food For Fines Week

It’s Food for Fines Week at Putnam Libraries! Help us help local food pantries by bringing in a donation of nonperishable food to any location. In return, we will clear your account of fines on overdue items that have been returned.

Harry Potter Party

Muggles and magic folk of all ages will delight in this celebration of all things Harry Potter. Evening’s enchantments include refreshments, witchcraft and wizardry, and celebratory delights.
Tuesday, November 13 from 5-7pm at the Main Library.

Children, adults, and whole families are welcomed! Wizarding finery is encouraged and appreciated.

Hurricane Movie: Mr. Peabody and Sherman

Brainy Mr. Peabody and his human son Sherman travel back in time with nearly disastrous results! Featuring the voice of Stephen Colbert, we’ll be showing Mr. Peabody and Sherman at the Hurricane Library on Tuesday, November 13 at 4:30, right after school.
Rated PG.

Hurricane- Kids Crafts

Try something new at the Hurricane Library: Bring the kids by the library to do some fun crafts with our awesome librarians on Thursday, November 15 between 5:00 – 6:00.

Cinema Weekend: Incredibles 2

Have an INCREDIBLE weekend with us and The Incredibles 2! We’ll be popping some popcorn and showing the newest release on Saturday, November 17 and Sunday, November 18 at 2:00 each day.


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.

2018 meeting dates:

December 4

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.