Portsmouth Public Library Programs the week of January 4 – January 9

Retirement Reception

The public is invited to attend the retirement reception of Library

Fiscal Officer Linda Woods-Jones who is retiring with over 33 years of

outstanding and dedicated service to the Portsmouth Public Library

system. The reception will be on Saturday, January 9, 2016, from 2-4pm

on the Main Floor of the Portsmouth Library located at 1220 Gallia

Street in Portsmouth. Please stop in to visit with Linda and wish her

the best in her retirement and future endeavors.

Holiday Hours

All library locations will close at 3:00pm on Thursday, Dec. 31 and be

closed Friday, Jan. 1 in observance of New Years. All locations will

reopen with regular business hours on Saturday, January 2.

Children’s Programs:

Thursday, January 7 – Build it Lego! at 4pm at South Webster

Friday, January 8 – Pokémon at the Library at 4:30pm at Wheelersburg

Saturday, January 9 – Snowman Craft at 12pm at Portsmouth

Teen Programs:

Monday, January 4 – Lego Club at 3pm at Portsmouth

Tuesday, January 5 – Glo Goo at 3pm at Portsmouth

Wednesday, January 6 – Minecraft at 3pm at Portsmouth

Thursday, January 7 – Don’t Be Board Games at 3 pm at Portsmouth

Friday, January 8 – Frenzied Fridays activity at 3pm at Portsmouth

Adult Programs:

Monday, January 4 – Pieces and Patches Quilting at 6pm at Lucasville

Tuesday, January 5 – Movie Matinee at 2pm at Portsmouth

Tuesday, January 5 – Adult Painting Class at 5:30pm at South Webster

Tuesday, January 5 – Birthday Reminder Boards at 5:30pm at Wheelersburg

Wednesday, January 6 – Basic Crochet at 10:30am at South Webster

Thursday, January 7 – Movie Matinee at 3:30pm at New Boston

Thursday, January 7 – Resolve to Get Organized in 2016 at 6pm at


Computer Instruction Class – Class requires registration

(740-⁠354-⁠5688 ext. 10529) and is located at Portsmouth:

Monday, January 4 – Photo Editing at 1pm

Tuesday, January 5 – Devices at 4pm

Wednesday, January 6 – Computer Basics at 1pm

Thursday, January 7 – Windows 10 at 1pm

Thursday, January 7 – Seniors Computer Basics at 3pm

Please contact your local branch for more information on these programs:

Lucasville: 740-⁠259-⁠6119

New Boston: 740-⁠456-⁠4412

Portsmouth: 740-⁠354-⁠5688

South Webster: 740-⁠778-⁠2122

Wheelersburg: 740-⁠574-⁠6116