Parkersburg & Wood County Public Library

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Category Archives: Closings

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 […]

Emerson Library Closed October 23rd-28th

The Emerson Library is open with regular hours again.  It was closed Monday October 23rd – Saturday 28th – due to replacing the HVAC units on the roof.  We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience during this process! Pictures of new side entrance and other improvements under construction can be found […]

Closing Reminder

The Emerson Library will be closed August 6th -13th – to prepare for our upcoming renovations. Our branches at South Parkersburg, Waverly and Williamstown will remain open. We ask that you not return materials the week we are closed.  Do not worry about overdues during that time period, since we will not be issuing those […]