Area Events

Brooke County Friends to Meet at the Library

The Friends of the Brooke County Public Libraries will be meeting at the Brooke County Library on Tuesday, May 21, at 1:30 p.m. The Board invites all to attend with the intent to prepare for upcoming events, plan for new ones, and get updates on what is going on in[Read More…]

Brooke County Library Book Club

A group of friends, a good book, and free-flowing discussion… doesn’t that sound like the ingredients for a wonderful experience. The Brooke County Public Library will be meeting on Thursday, May 30, at 5 p.m., in person and virtual to discuss the book “March: Book One” by Andrew Aydin and[Read More…]

Japanese for Travel at the Library

Join us at the Brooke County Public Library on Saturday, May 11 and 25 and June 8 and 22 from 12–1 p.m. for a Japanese for Travel 30-minute language lesson plus culture learning presented by Manami Kawazoe, Japanese Outreach Coordinator from West Liberty University. Each lesson has a different topic.Classes[Read More…]

Afternoon Movie at the Library

The Brooke County Library will be showing the movie “Ordinary Angels” rated PG on Friday, May 10 at 12 p.m.Inspired by the incredible true story of a hairdresser who single-handedly rallies an entire community to help a widowed father save the life of his critically ill young daughter.Bring your lunch[Read More…]

Family Movie at the Library

The Brooke County Public Library will be showing the film Wish rated PG on Thursday, May 9 at 5 p.m.A young woman named Asha possesses wild wishes for happiness. After making a wish on a starry night, Asha is surprised when Star, a ball of cosmic energy, comes down to[Read More…]

Evening Storytime at the Library

The Brooke County Public Library will be holding an evening storytime with Miss Kim on Wednesday, May 8 at 5 p.m. Children will enjoy the story “The Fox Who Swiped Mother’s Day”, a craft, snacks and fun! Limited spaces available. Call the circulation desk at 304.737.1551 to register or visit[Read More…]

Free Comic Book Day at the Library

The Brooke County Public Library and Follansbee Branch will be celebrating Free Comic Book Day on Saturday, May 4. Stop in during library hours to pick up a free comic book. All ages are welcome. One Comic Book per patron while supplies last. A variety of comics are available