Programs


 

 

 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.

 

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Movie Night Monday @ the Library

March 23 @ 6:00 p.m. "The Least of These" 

As the social fabric of life in rural India disintegrates in the late 1990s, journalist Manav Banerjee (Sharman Joshi) moves with his pregnant wife to the State of Orissa in hope of a better life and the promise of a lucrative career. When speculation mounts that local Australian missionary Graham Staines (Stephen Baldwin) is illegally proselytizing leprosy patients, Manav agrees to investigate undercover for the newspaper. What he finds is a series of revelations that are difficult to fathom and even harder to explain, and Manav is forced to make a choice between his own ambition and the truth. In the end, his actions spark a tragic event that is felt around the world. Based on a true story and shot on location in India, "THE LEAST OF THESE" beautifully illustrates the power of love, hope and forgiveness to overcome hate.                                                                                                                                         Rated PG-13 Run Time 1 hour & 48 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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