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Summer Gardening Series

We’ve partnered with Putnam County’s WVU Extension Service for a series of gardening seminars through July and August. Each Saturday will feature a different topic. The schedule is as follows:
July 21: Soils and Soil Fertility
July 28: Growing Perennials
August 4: Controlling Pests in the Garden
August 11: Growing and Cooking with Herbs
August 18: Preserving Your Harvest

We hope you’ll #growyourknowledge with us at the Putnam Libraries this summer!

STEM Week!

Putnam County Extension Office is sending their STEM ambassador to the Putnam Libraries, July 16-20. Each day at 2pm at a different library, the ambassador will lead an interactive program about science, technology, engineering, or math. The schedule is as follows:
Monday – Buffalo Library
Tuesday – Eleanor Library
Wednesday – Poca Library
Thursday – Hurricane Library
Friday – Main Library

Each program begins at 2pm. See you there!

Eleanor- Family Movie Night

Your whole family will love the hit movie A Wrinkle in Time, starring Mindy Kaling, Reese Witherspoon, and Oprah. We are showing it at the Eleanor Library for our Family Movie Night on Thursday, July 19 at 5pm.

Teen Craft Night at Main

We’re doing crafts again! Stop by the Main Library between 5pm-7pm on Thursday, July 19 to join in the fun.

***This event is created specifically for tweens/teens.***

Cinema Saturday

Can you figure out what’s playing for July’s Cinema Saturday? Sherlock Gnomes! We know you’ll love this follow-up to Gnomeo and Juliet, in which a missing gnome must be located by none other than the famous Sherlock Gnomes. See you for Cinema Saturday on July 21 at 2pm at the Main Library.

Putnam Libraries Rock!

Read with us all summer long!

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: Closed

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.