Welcome to Putnam County Library
All are welcome for a monthly Story Time offered at
Main Library Hours
Monday: 9AM – 7PM
Tuesday: 9AM – 7PM
Wednesday: 9AM – 7PM
Thursday: 9AM – 7PM
Friday: 9AM – 5PM
Saturday: 9AM – 2PM
Hours, programs, and services may be amended or canceled due to inclement weather or future public health guidance. All efforts will be made to post changes to webpage and social media as soon as possible. Please call your branch if you have any questions.
Bethany Adkins, Programming and Outreach
Laurie Coppala, Patron Services
Karrie Fankhanel, Collection Development
Vicki Meek, Local History/Genealogy/Reference
Christianna Van Alstyne, Patron Services
Brett Wall, Youth Services
Sarah Weimer, Community Outreach
Rex Vanater, Facilities
Inclement Weather Policy:
When Putnam County Schools are closed due to snow or other hazardous weather conditions—the Putnam County Library (Main) will open at 12:00pm noon, if conditions have cleared enough for staff to safely travel, and will close at 5pm. The branch libraries may remain closed, depending on conditions.
If Putnam County Schools are on a two- hour delay— the libraries will open for regular business hours at 9:00 a.m.
The Putnam Library website and social media sites will be updated as soon as possible upon notice of school closures. Please see those spaces for updates.
Board Members & Meetings:
Veronica “Dale” Parkins, President, Poca
Dr. Sam Sentelle, Vice-President, Hurricane
Judie Sydenstricker, Treasurer, Scott Depot
Erik Goes, Hurricane
Gwen Samms, Eleanor
The Putnam County Library Board of Trustees meets on the 1st Tuesday of every other month at the Main Library at 9 am.
2023 meeting dates:
The Agenda is posted at the Main Library Front Desk 5 business days before the meeting.