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by Cree Lahti Carter Taylor Seaton will be at the Linwood Community Library on Sunday, June, 8, at 2 p.m. to discuss her new book, Hippie Homesteaders: Arts, Crafts, Music, and Living on the Land in West Virginia. The book tells the story of the back-to-the-land movement from the viewpoint of 40 artisans and musicians who came to West Virginia, lived More...

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By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

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This probably won’t come as much of a surprise to anyone, but I read a lot. I always have a book going, both print (or Kindle) and audio (for my daily commute, and my treadmill time). I think one of my problems More...

By Vicky Terry On Thursday, May 15th, 2014

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For those of you interested in West Virginia history, the McClintic and Hillsboro libraries just acquired a few new books dealing with our state’s past. Two of them focus on the Civil War, and how that conflict More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

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by Cree Lahti Clara Barton, founder of the American Red Cross, will be portrayed by Karen Vuranch, of Fayetteville, at the Linwood Community Library at Snowshoe on Sunday, May 4, at 2 p.m. The presentation is possible More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

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I’m very excited to announce that Marc Harshman, the poet laureate of West Virginia, will be visiting McClintic Library on Wednesday, April 23, to read some of his poetry and talk about his writing. Not only is More...

By Greg Hamons On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

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By Christine Holsinger Some of you may recall a recent Library Lines where Vicky Terry introduced me as Pocahontas County Free Libraries’ new AmeriCorps VISTA. If you read Library Lines that week, there’s a More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

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This week I’d like to introduce you to the library’s new VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America), Christine Holsinger. Christine is from Williamsburg, Virginia, and will be volunteering for the libraries for More...