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Eleanor Library- Pinkalicious

Wednesday, October 16, Eleanor Library will have a special screening of Pinkalicious at 10 am. Join us to find out what happens when her birthday wish comes true! Snacks will be provided.

Hurricane Library- Movie

The Hurricane Library will be showing another silly spooky movie, The Dog Who Saved Halloween, on Wednesday, October 16 at 3:00. Hope you can make it to the show!
(Rated PG)

Buffalo Library- SAT Prep

Did you know the library has online resources for SAT and ACT Prep, including practice exams? Learn all about this resource at the Buffalo Library on Thursday, October 17 from 4:00 – 7:00.

Poca Library- Meet a Police Officer

October is Police Officer Appreciation Month. We want to show our appreciation by giving you the opportunity to meet a real police officer at the Poca Library on October 17 at 5:00. You’ll also have a chance to check out his police car. See you there!

Buffalo Library- Book Sale

The Buffalo Library will be open as part of Buffalo Octoberfest on Saturday. Stop by to see what your local library has to offer, and to check out their book sale for some great deals!

Spooky Movie Weekends

Octobers at the Putnam Library are for spooky movies. Saturdays and Sundays at 2:00, we’ll pop popcorn and show a feature film on the Big Wall. Schedule is as follows:

Oct 5 – 6: The Addams Family (PG-13)
Oct 12 – 13: The Nightmare Before Christmas (PG)
Oct 19 – 20: Monster House (PG)
Oct 26 – 27: Casper (PG)

Come out and enjoy getting spooked in the library!

Hurricane Library- Spooky Movie Mondays

Hurricane Library wants to entertain you with spooky movies on Mondays during October. The schedule is as follows:

Oct. 7 – Hocus Pocus (PG)
Oct 14 – NO MOVIE (Library Closed)
Oct 21 – Godzilla, King of the Monsters (PG-13)
Oct 28 – Spooky Buddies (G)

Movies will begin at 10:00am. See you there for spooky cinema!


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.

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.