Join us July 18 from 3:30 – 5:00 pm as we discuss The Mapmaker’s Children: A Novel by Sarah McCoy. From sarahmccoy.com: Sarah Brown, the vibrant, talented daughter of abolitionist John Brown, is […]
The Summer Reading Program is an Oral History Project. Oral history is an in-depth interview with a person or persons about personal experiences, recollections, and reflections WHO TO INTERVIEW Do you have […]
For children, summer is an especially important time for reading. No longer reading what is required of them for school, which often holds little appeal, students can indulge themselves by reading whatever […]
Join us Tuesday, June 20th @ 3:30pm for a discussion of The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck.
STORYTELLING CONTEST AT THE CHARLES TOWN LIBRARY DURING WEST VIRGINIA FEST, 1:00 P.M., 17 JUNE 2017 Do you have a story to tell about an event, person, or place in Jefferson County? […]
A new book club is forming. Join us Thursday, June 8th @ 5:00pm for an organizational meeting. We’ll talk books, meeting times, and club names.
Saturday, May 13th, 2017 10:00 a.m. This month we will be celebrating the sun and summer weather! In addition to our songs & stories, children will be able to choose from wind […]
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis, by J. D. Vance is a powerful account of growing up poor in a poor Rust Belt town, Vance offers a […]
April’s featured reader for Page Turners of Jefferson County is Scott Rogers. Page Turners asks a local resident to reflect on the role books and reading have played in his or her […]
Room by Emma Donoghue Told from the perspective of five-year-old Jack, held captive in a small room along with his mother, it is “a stunning and original novel of survival in captivity, […]