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Henderson Hall Scavenger Hunt

Henderson Hall and the Genealogy Department of the Parkersburg and Wood County Public Library invite you to this first-ever Scavenger Hunt event. Visit and find 10 items on your hunt while exploring more of your local history. The Scavenger Hunt will run Sunday October 18th through Saturday October 24th, from noon to 4 pm. Please […]

New Books 9/19/2020

NEW MATERIALS LIST – UPDATED September 19, 2020 To have this list emailed to you when it is updated, please go to NEW MATERIALS EMAIL LIST,and click on subscribe.     NEW MATERIALS (3 entries)   NAME # OF RECORDS 1 New Fiction, Paperbacks and Graphic Novels 83 1 New Non Fiction 65 3 All […]

Fall Fun for September

New Books Sep 4, 2020

NEW MATERIALS LIST – UPDATED September 4, 2020 To have this list emailed to you when it is updated, please go to NEW MATERIALS EMAIL LIST,and click on subscribe.     NEW MATERIALS (3 entries)   NAME # OF RECORDS 1 New Fiction, Paperbacks and Graphic Novels 169 1 New Non Fiction 123 3 All […]

Labor Day Holiday

All Parkersburg and Wood County Public Libraries will be closed for the Labor Day Holiday on Monday, September 7th, 2020. We will reopen for regular business on Tuesday, September 8th, 2020. Enjoy the holiday!

Book Quarantine Changes

For the safety of our patrons and staff, we’re changing the amount of days that we quarantine some categories of books to ensure that there is no detectable COVID-19 virus on them. A recent study indicates that books with glossy pages and board books could retain the virus up to four days. Please continue to […]