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KIDS FEATURED EVENT

OCPL Kids Summer Reading Program: Animals in Our Neighborhood

June 29, 2017

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ADULTS FEATURED EVENT

LUNCH WITH BOOKS: Meet Nathaniel Hawthorne

July 18, 2017

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HOLIDAY CLOSINGS IN JUNE


Ohio County Public Library in Wheeling will be Closed Sunday, June 18th, for Father's Day.

SUNDAY, JUNE 18:
Father's Day
 

The Ohio County Public Library will be closed Tuesday, June 20, for West Virginia.

TUESDAY, JUNE 20:
West Virginia Day


16TH STREET ENTRANCE TEMPORARILY CLOSING:
SANDBLASTING STARTS JUNE 19TH


The Ohio County Public Library 16th Street entrance temporarily closed starting June 19, 2017.

The 16th Street entrance to the library will be closed for sandblasting starting Monday, June 19th.* The entrance will tentatively be closed for at least one week, possibly longer, while work is completed on the canopy above the 16th Street entrance. Patrons using the Eoff Street parking lot will have to use the entrance in the main parking lot adjacent to Chapline Street OCPL 16th Street entrance temporarily closed starting June 19, 2017.(Click to view map).

Though the library will be closed Tuesday, June 20, for West Virginia Day, we will maintain regular hours all other days the 16th Street entrance is closed for the sandblasting project. We apologize for the inconvenience.

*Dates of the sandblasting project are tentative and subject to change. 


SUMMER READING PROGRAMS

ADULTS


BOOK BINGO!

2017 OCPL Adult Summer Reading Program: Book Bingo

STARTS MONDAY, JUNE 5

▶ Pick up your Adult Summer Reading packet at the Circulation Desk starting June 4 or download a BINGO card and rules now.
▶ Packets include a BINGO card and some book lists with ideas to help you hit BINGO and win a prize.
▶ Your BINGO card is also your drawing entry for the grand prize.
▶ Complete any standard BINGO row, column, or diagonal by reading and recording books in the categories on your BINGO card.
▶ One BINGO row, column or diagonal of five books completes your BINGO card.
▶ Turn in your completed BINGO card at the circulation desk.
▶ All participants receive a prize!

Each completed BINGO card you turn in is a grand prize drawing entry.

The grand prize drawing will be held Friday, August 4, 2017. 

OCPL KIDS! 


SUMMER READING PROGRAM 2017:
BUILD A BETTER WORLD

Summer Reading 2017: Build a Better World

Are you ready to read this summer?! Children can participate in this year's Summer Reading Program, "Build a Better World," by picking up an activity book during all open hours at the Library starting Monday, June 5.

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Special Summer Reading Programs:

June 8 ▶ Family Movie: The Lego Movie
June 15 ▶ Build a Snack
June 22 ▶ Your Big Backyard
June 26 ▶ Kid's Fun Day at Wheeling Park
June 29 ▶ Animals in our Neighborhood
July 6 ▶ Egg Drop Extravaganza
July 13 ▶ Schrader Environmental Center
July 20 ▶ Healthy Snacks
July 27 ▶ Fun with the Three Little Pigs



Regular Tuesday & Wednesday Storytimes at 10 am and Friday Toddler Times at 10:30 am resume the week of June 4.

SUMMER 2017:
STORY TIME AT HERITAGE PORT

Story time at Heritage Port: Summer 2017

Thursdays at 11 at Veterans Memorial Amphitheater at Wheeling Heritage Port Park. 

June 1 ▶ The Three Little Pigs
June 8 ▶ Who Made This Cake?
June 15 ▶ Dig!
June 22 ▶ Rapunzel
June 29 ▶ This is the House that Jack Built
July 6 ▶ Pete the Cat: Construction Destruction
July 13 ▶ Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site
July 20 ▶ Twenty-One Elephants and Still Standing (at Sculpture Garden)
July 27 ▶ Bulldozer's Big Day  

Ohio County Public Library

The Ohio County Public Library serves all persons who live in the Northern Panhandle of West Virginia, which includes Hancock, Brooke, Ohio, Marshall, Wetzel and Tyler counties. Residents in Jefferson, Belmont and Monroe counties of Ohio and Washington, Greene and Allegheny counties of Pennsylvania may also receive library services. 

52 16th Street
Wheeling WV 26003
Phone: 304-232-0244
Fax: 304-232-6848

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Monday - Thursday: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Friday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Saturday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Sunday: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.