Five Rivers Adult Book Club

Meets once a month on the 3rd Tuesday at 5 pm.

We choose a different book selection each month which comes from the West Virginia Library Commission. Each member picks up their copy and reads the book during the month and then we gather on the 3rd Tuesday of the month and discuss the book together. It's a great way to meet new people and also get introduced to new books that you may not choose to read on your own. Come join in, we would love to have you.

Click HERE to learn more about our Book Club

Toddler Time - (Preschool Age - Sept - Dec & Feb - April)


This program runs weekly on Wednesdays at 10:00 am.

Our children's story hour is open to children of preschool age. When children first arrive they have play-dough time! Then we open our story hour with a welcome song and a sticker by their name for attendance, We have stories, games, songs, crafts, videos, snacks and social time.


On special event holidays we have a party to celebrate which includes special treats!

Come visit us every Wednesday in October - December and February - April at 10:00 am.

We're sure you and the children will all have a great time!

Check our calendar or click HERE for additional information about this program.


Summer Reading Program - (ages 3 through 5th grade)


This program that has a new theme each year and is open for ages 3 through 5th grade.

We plan a new story, game, craft and snack each week geared toward the event for that week. Reading logs are handed out for each child to fill out. At the end of the reading program prizes are given out to the top 3 readers and every child is given a goody bag.  We have a party with lots snacks, prizes and fun.


We encourage children to participate in the summer reading program and visit the library often. We feel this better prepares them for school in the fall as a result of their participation.

Check our calendar or click HERE for additional information about this program.




Movie Night Monday @ the Library

January 27 @ 6:00 p.m. "Unplanned" 

Unplanned is the most important movie you’ll ever see on the most controversial issue of our time. No matter which side of the fence you’re on, no one will leave this film unmoved by Abby’s journey.Unplanned is the inspiring true story of one woman’s journey of transformation.All Abby Johnson ever wanted to do was help women. As one of the youngest Planned Parenthood clinic directors in the nation, she was involved in upwards of 22,000 abortions and counseled countless women about their reproductive choices. Her passion surrounding a woman’s right to choose even led her to become a spokesperson for Planned Parenthood, fighting to enact legislation for the cause she so deeply believed in.                       


 Rated R Run Time 1 hour & 50 min.

Snacks and Drinks   ---  All Welcome --- Free Community Event

Weather permitting. If you plan to attend the movie, check with the Library.












Street Address:

301 Walnut Street

Parsons, WV 26287


Phone & Fax:

(304) 478-3880


Email the Librarian


Library Hours:

September - May

Sunday - Closed

Monday 9 am 7 pm

Tues - Fri 8:30 am - 5 pm

Sat  9 am - 12 pm (Noon)


June - August

Sunday - Closed

Monday - 9 am - 7 pm

Tues - Fri - 8:30 am - 4 pm

Sat - 9 am - 12 pm (Noon)






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