Parkersburg & Wood County Public Library

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Category Archives: Closings

Book Drop is Open!

The Library Branches are accepting returns in the book drops now. Feel free to return your library materials at Emerson, South, Williamstown and Waverly. We are working towards a plan of re-opening with curbside service based on the Governor’s order and staffing. Stay tuned for updates. – Brian Raitz, Director

Corona Virus (COVID-19) –Updated March 23, 2020

The Library will be completely closed starting Tuesday March 24th due to the Governor’s “Stay at Home” order. There will no longer be staff on hand to answer the phone until further notice. *** Good News ***** For anyone that doesn’t currently have a library card, we now have a digital only card signup for […]

Corona Virus (COVID-19) – Updated 3/16/2020

The Library will be closed to the public starting Monday March 16th due to the Corona Virus. The Library asks all patrons to please hold onto any materials they currently have checked out until the Library reopens to the public. Please do not return materials to the library book drops. The Library will not charge […]

Closed for Independence Day

In observance of Independence Day, all Parkersburg & Wood County Public Library locations will be closed on Thursday, July 4. We will reopen for our normal hours on Friday, July 5. .

Closed Memorial Day

Memorial Day

In observance of Memorial Day, all Parkersburg & Wood County Public Library locations will be closed on Monday, May 27.  We will reopen for our normal hours on Tuesday, May 28.  

Civil Rights and Martin Luther King, Jr. at Your Library

  On January 21, the library will be closed as we observe Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day.  This is a day for the nation to think about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., a minister, civil rights activist and nonviolent leader. Dr. King is recognized as one of the most prominent leaders in the Civil […]