Fall Party with The Macholah Ballet

The Macholah Ballet is visiting the library to help us celebrate all that makes autumn wonderful. Stop by for their performance at 5:00 pm on Thursday, October 18, and stay to make a craft and play a game with the dancers.

Buffalo Library – Halloween Party

Buffalo Library will host a Halloween Party on Thursday, October 18 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm. Expect games, music, and fun! Don’t forget to wear your costume!

Cinema Weekend: Hotel Transylvania 3

How does Dracula spend his summer vacation if he hates the sun? Find out in Hotel Transylvania 3, playing twice at the Main Library – October 20 and 21, both shows at 2:00pm.

Teen Book-to-Screen: Midnight Sun

October’s Teen Book-to-Screen film is a romance about a girl whose medical condition prevents her from being outside during the day. While playing the guitar at a train station one night, she meets Charlie. They embark on a unique romance over the course of the warm summer nights.

Halloween In The Stacks @ Main 10/23

What better place to celebrate a spooky evening than the library? We’ll see you at the Main Library for our annual Halloween In the Stacks event on Tuesday, Oct. 23. Stop by anytime between 5:00 and 7:00 for games, music, and of course trick-or-treating in the stacks!

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

Judie Sydenstricker, Treasurer

Clinton "Bud" Beaver

Linda Erwin

Veronica "Dale" Parkins

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

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