September is Library Card Sign-Up Month – a time when the American Library Association and libraries across the country remind parents that the most important school supply of all is @ your library - it’s your library card.
We’re celebrating by bringing the library to the community. Stop by these locations to borrow or return books, dvds, or audiobooks, or to sign-up for a library card.
@ the Clarksburg City Building
- Monday September 5, 18 & 22 ~ 10:00am-2:00pm
@ the Harrison County Courthouse
- Wednesdays September 10 &24 ~ 9:00am-4:00pm
@the Harrison County Senior Center
- Thursdays September 4 & 18 ~ 10:00am-1:00pm
@ Clarksburg Farmer’s Market
- Saturdays September 13 & 20 ~ 9:00am-1:00pm
Your card has even more value!
When you purchase a meal, show your library card at these downtown dining establishments, and you’ll get a FREE beverage!
- Bluebird Deli-Store (332 W Main St)
- Dagwood’s Pizza-Subs-Gyros (327 W Main St.)
- Big Frank’s Barbeque (211 N 4th St.)
- Ritzy Lunch (456 W Pike St)
Available this fall ~ Registration Period Ends Sept 20
Crochet instruction for beginners will be available this fall.
Registration is required.
For more information or to register, please Catherine Clevenger, 304-627-2236 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesdays this fall ~ 3:00-4:00pm
Beat the Homework Blues with assistance from Children’s Librarian Erica Perry. Open to any student in grades K-6.
Thursdays this fall ~ 5:00-6:30pm
Walk in as needed program for adults and kids provided by the Literacy Volunteers of Harrison County
(Dates exclude school closings and holidays).
You and your child can hear a story, get a bite to eat, and get a little shopping done too.
CHPL hosts a storytime with Children’s Librarian Erica Perry at the Meadowbrook Mall Food Court Tuesday September 2 & 9 from 11:00am to noon!
The Meadowbrook Mall is located at 2399 Meadowbrook Road in Bridgeport, WV.
Tuesdays & Thursdays ~ 10:00-10:20
For mothers-to-be and children ages birth-12 months.
Enjoy this special story time for mothers-to-be, as well as new mothers and their children. Representatives from WIC and Unicare will be visiting once a month to answer any questions parents may have.
Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays ~ 10:30 – 11:00
Starting in September
Open to children ages 2-5.
Enjoy stories, crafts, songs, and games with Children’s Librarian Erica Perry. New meeting times on Monday and Friday!
Fridays in September ~ 11:00-11:30am
Sing and learn nursery rhymes and make crafts at Mother Goose Storytimes. Open to children ages 2-5, at the Clarksburg Library!
Wednesdays ~ 4:00-7:00pm
To all who wander the planes in search of opponents your journey is over. come bring your best deck and play against others. test your skills as a planeswalker, and see how you fare against others on the same path as you.
For more information, please contact Cathy: email@example.com.
Fridays ~ 4:00 – 7:00pm
“Unwind a little before the weekend begins.”
If the weather is nice, we will meet on the adult patio!
Open to anyone who knits, crochets, cross-stitches, or embroiders or is interested in learning. Bring one of your favorite projects or work on the super secret group project.
Please bring your own yarn, but needles of various sizes are available to borrow.
Stay for a little bit or the whole time.
If you have any questions, contact Cathy – 304-627-2236.
Monday Sept 15 ~ 5:00-5:40pm
Learn about art, make a craft, and enjoy a story at the Library’s Art & Craft Club!
This is open to kids ages 5-11. Please note that space is limited.
Registration is required. Call Children’s Librarian Erica Perry at 304-627-2236 to register today!
Monday Sept 15 ~ 6:00-7:00pm
Reading has gone to the dogs! Kids can read with the Mountaineer Therapy Dogs at the Clarksburg Library!
Tuesday Sept 16 ~ 5:30-6:00
Open to children ages 4 and up.
Come explore the world of science with awesome age appropriate experiments. Space is limited and registration is required. Contact the Library to sign up today!
Thursday, Sept 18 ~ Noon
This month’s book is Inferno by Dan Brown.
In the heart of Italy, Harvard professor of symbology, Robert Langdon, is drawn into a harrowing world centered on one of history’s most enduring and mysterious literary masterpieces–Dante’s Inferno. Against this backdrop, Langdon battles a chilling adversary and grapples with an ingenious riddle.
For a copy, please stop at the Circulation Desk or feel free to read and bring your own copy.
This group meets on the first floor of Waldomore.
Everyone is welcome, so come and join the discussion!
Muppets Most Wanted
Friday Sept 26 ~ 5:00-7:00pm
While on a grand world tour, the Muppets find themselves wrapped into an European jewel-heist caper headed by a Kermit the Frog look-alike and his dastardly sidekick.
Stop by and enjoy this month’s movie!
Bring in your coupons from your newspapers, daily mail, magazines, or other sources to share. When visiting the Library just ask us for a coupon(s) you may need.
We all win and we all save when we work together.
Join the Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library, the West Virginia Center for the Book, schools, and libraries across the state in West Virginia Reads 150+, a reading challenge for West Virginians of all ages and walks of life.
The year-long reading initiative encourages West Virginians to read 150 books or more during the course of 2014. The books can be in any format (printed book, e-book, downloadable text, etc.) and from any source. Books can be on any topic, fiction or non-fiction.
The Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library encourages our patrons to read 150+ books individually or by joining a team here at the library to read 150+ books collectively. Teams, can have any number of members, choose a name, select a leader to keep track of the books read by team members.
If you are interested in forming a team, pick up a registration packet at the front desk, or call Julia at 304-627-2236.