Events

For Adults – Students

  • July 11, 2022 – Monday – 6:30 pm At Moundsville LibraryBOOK TALK: The Untold Story of Isaac Zane and the White Indians presented by Alan Fitzpatrick. “Hundreds of adopted and assimilated captives of Native Americans in the 18th century who never came back.”
  • August 1, 2022 – Monday – 6:30 pm BOOK TALK: Wheeling’s Polonia: Reconstructing Polish Community in a West Virginia Steel Town presented by William Hal Gorby. Historical view of the immigrants’ experience forging a distinct working-class culture in the area. Main floor.
  • August 25, 2022 – Thursday – 7 pm At Grand Vue Park Aerial Park Shelter – STORYTELLING: Blazing Stories. Performed by Rich Knoblich and Judi Tarowsky for the whole family.

For Children

  • June 30, 2022 – Thursday – 2 pm Farmers’ Market with WV Extension Office
  • July 12, 2022 – Tuesday – 2 pm Making Ice Cream with WVU Extension Office Registration Required
  • July 14, 2022 – Thursday – 2 pm Dinosaurs with Mickey Massey
  • July 28, 2022 – Thursday – 2 pm At Benwood Housing Authority – Oglebay Good Zoo Zoo-To-You
  • August 4, 2022 – Thursday – 2 pm Insects with Carnegie Museum of Natural HistoryRegistration Required

All events are Free and Open to the Public unless otherwise noted. See individual events for specific audience levels, space limits or registration requirements and related details. Some programs may be Virtual (attended online) or may be Off-Site (attended in-person but at a location outside the library). Please contact the library with questions or for more details.

Thanks to officials and agencies of Benwood, McMechen, Marshall County, and the state of West Virginia. Thanks to our many supporters and community donors, including The Evan G. Roberts Trust through Truist Bank. And special thanks to our patrons, participants and presenters.

Please check the Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library’s Facebook Page for the most current info and updates about programming, events, services and special announcements.