Parkersburg & Wood County Public Library

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Books for the Dog Days of Summer

Just in time for National Dog Day on Monday, August 26th, check out one of these reads! In case you were wondering, the phrase “dog days of summer” refers to the position of Sirius, the brightest star in the night sky.  It is one of the stars in the constellation Canis Major, or “the Big […]

New books list updated – Aug 2, 2019

NEW MATERIALS LIST – UPDATED August 2, 2019 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 115 1 New Non Fiction 160 3 All New Materials […]

Got a Bumper Crop? We can help with that.

It’s that time of year again, when your garden is exploding with produce! So. Many. Zucchini. Cherry tomatoes for days! You can take it to the office or put it in a “free” box on your driveway. Or you could preserve it so, when you are dying for something tasty, you can enjoy your harvest […]