Wednesday, January 11, 2017


So, have you tried Tumblebooks yet? Tumblebooks is accessed through the Ohio County Public Library website From the homepage, select Downloadable Collection. Scroll to Tumblebooks. You will need your library card number and password (the first 4 letters of your last name lowercase). Now you can choose from hundreds of animated e-books! Tumblebooks features animated picture books, chapter books, and non-fiction books, as well as puzzles, games, and videos. It's a great option when the temperatures are too cold to venture outside!

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Happy Thanksgiving!

The Ohio County Public Library will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday November 23, 2016. The library will be closed on Thursday November 24 in observance of Thanksgiving. The library will re-open on Friday at 10 a.m. Toddler Time will be held on Friday at 10:30 a.m.

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Summer Reading Kick-off program

Monday June 13 at 10:00 Michael Albert's Pop Art Experience Tour will make a stop at OCPL! Learn how he creates art and make your own masterpiece. Families will receive a signed piece of art from Michael at the end of the program.

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

On Your Mark, Get Set, READ!

The Summer Reading Program at the Ohio County Public Library will kick-off two weeks from today on June 13! At 10:00 a.m. collage artist Michael Albert will be here to help us create a fantastic masterpiece of our very own! You can also pick up your Summer Reading Activity Booklet. The activity book is filled with activity ideas to keep you on track this summer. 
Don't forget that the library will be doing Story Time @ Veteran's Memorial Amphitheater every Thursday in June and July at 11:00 a.m. In case of rain, the program will be held at the library. 

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Happy Groundhog Day!

Rudy did not see his shadow-he predicts an early Spring for Wheeling. 

Monday, February 1, 2016

Tomorrow is Groundhog Day! Do you think Rudy will see his shadow and we will have 6 more weeks of Winter or is Spring right around the corner?

Friday, January 22, 2016

Library to close early

Due to the impending snow, the library will close today at 2:00. If you plan to visit the library this weekend, please call ahead. The library phone number is (304)232-0244.