Library Lines

Pocahontas County Free Libraries had a VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) last year named Christine Holsinger, who worked out of McClintic and helped us start some great new programs, such as a Shut-In Delivery and remote collections in our senior centers in Marlinton and Green Bank. After her time with us was up, Christine decided to do something More...

by Vicky Terry | Published 11 months ago
By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Library Lines

So as I sit down to write this week’s Library Lines, it is September 21, which just happens to be author Stephen King’s birthday. King is one of my favorite authors. If you haven’t read any of his novels, More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

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Selecting books can be fun, of course, but it can also be challenging. Obviously, I want to choose books that interest people, books that will make them stop and think – “Hey, that’s just the topic I’d like More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

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Have you ever want-ed to learn how to crochet? If you know how, have you ever thought it would be fun to meet with a group of like-minded people to share tips, tricks and ideas? Well, I have good news for you. More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

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Julia Child (1912 – 2004) will be portrayed by Karen Vuranch, of Fayetteville, in a West Virginia Humanities Council History Alive! program at Linwood Community Library at Snowshoe Sunday, September 13, at  More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

Library Lines

Any time the UPS truck pulls up to McClintic Library, everyone, and I mean every single person, turns to look at me. “Shopping again?” is either said aloud, or clearly written on each face. I may be guilty as More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

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By Helena Gondry Hillsboro Library Friends “Shepherd’s Pie, Wild Mushrooms and English Tea” Reflections on Beatrix Potter (1866-1943) I have come to believe that the library is filled with adventure. As More...