Come learn the fun past time of plastic canvas. For this class, you will need to bring a skein of yarn and a piece of plastic canvas. The instructor will have yarn needles and threaders that may be borrowed for the duration of the class. If you are interested, please leave your name and number with Catherine. 304-627-2236.
Registration is required. Call Children’s Librarian Erica Perry at 304-627-2236.
On March 11 & 20 from 9:00am to 3:00pm, Marsha Dean from Community Care will be at the Clarksburg Library to provide information regarding the Affordable Care Act and to assist interested parties in enrolling in its marketplace.
This month’s books is Wild by Cheryl Strayed.
For a copy, please stop at the Circulation Desk or feel free to read and bring your own.
Everyone is welcome, so come and join the discussion!
Football season may be over, but you can still get your game on Saturdays at the Clarksburg Library!
Whether you’re into card, board, or video games, Game Days feature a smorgasbord of competitive fun including:
For Ages 10 & Up: Settlers of Catan, Apples to Apples, Bananagrams, Just Dance 4, (for X-Box Kinect), Book Lovers Scrabble, Chess, and more… or bring your own!
For Ages Birth to 9: Richard Scarry’s Busytown, Chutes & Ladders, Candyland, Uno, Go Fish, Old Maid, and more… or bring your own!
The next monthly Game Day is: March 22 from Noon until 3:00pm
This service is by appointment only. Please contact Tina at 304-622-8495 ext. 39 to schedule your appointment today.
Enjoy a fun afternoon of Scrabble at the Clarksburg Library! Bring your own board or use one of ours. Put your word building abilities to the test in this classic crossword game. Open to players of all skill levels – ages 8 & up.
The next meeting is on Saturday, March 22 at Noon.
The Playaway View is a handheld video player about the size of your average handheld gaming device. Each View comes preloaded with videos of popular educational children’s programs such Sesame Street, Sid the Science Kid, and Dinosaur Train.
No headphones or batteries are needed, so they’re easy for kids to use. And, like our DVDs, you can check them out for a week at no charge.
So come to the Clarksburg Library to get a View!
There’s a chill in the air, so get your knit on with the Library Knitters on Thursdays 11:00am or 3:00pm (pick a time) – open to anyone who knits, would like to meet with other knitters, or is interested in learning about knitting.
Knitters are asked to bring their own materials (needles, yarn, and patterns), and donations are welcome during meetings.
Questions? Call Cathy at 304-627-2236.
Note: Wednesday, February 19th’s session has been cancelled.
Beat the Homework Blues!
Wednesdays from 3:00-4:00 PM for Grades K-6 (After School Reading Buddies)
Thursdays from 5:00 to 6:30 PM for Grades K-12 (With the Literacy Volunteers of Harrison County).
(Dates exclude school closings and holidays).
Enjoy stories, crafts, songs, and games with children’s librarian Erica Perry every Wednesday at the Clarksburg Library!
Birth to Two: 10:00am – 10:20am
Ages 3-6: 10:30am – 11:00am
For more information, please contact Cathy at 304-627-2236.
Stumped? Stop by the Clarksburg Library between 4:00-6:30pm on Thursdays for lessons on valuable research tools and search techniques from a Librarian – especially beneficial for help with school reports and term papers.
COFFEE – TEA – AND – BOOKS
This reading program will kick off on November 25th, 2013 and run thru April 22nd, 2014.
Pick up your “Coffee Cup” at the front desk, and start your winter fun!
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.
You don’t have to wait until our May Booksale to re-load on the literature. Stop by the Clarksburg Library anytime during opening hours to find a great pre-loved bargain at our book sale carts!
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)