Portsmouth Library activities


Summer Activities Begin in June for all Ages at the Portsmouth Library System!

Adult, Young Adult and Children’s Summer Reading Programs

Reading programs are starting June 1 – July 11 for all ages at all locations including the bookmobile. Adults and Young Adults will complete an entry form for each book they read for great prize drawings. Children ages 12 and under who read 10 library books will get to choose a paperback book, receive a free Camden Park ticket and be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a Kindle Fire. Come in to get your reading form and books!

Free Summer Activities for Week of June 15-20:

Book Babies (ages 3 months to 24 months) – Thursdays at 1 p.m. at Portsmouth

Toddler Times 9ages 2-3 years) – Mondays at 11 a.m. at Lucasville

Wednesdays at 11:30 a.m. at Portsmouth

Thursdays at 11 a.m. at Wheelersburg

Preschool (ages 4-6 years) – Tuesdays at 11:30 a.m. at Portsmouth

Family (ages 6 and under) – Tuesdays at 11 a.m. at Wheelersburg

Tuesdays at 11:30 a.m. at South Webster

Wednesdays at 11 a.m. at Lucasville

Wednesdays at 11 a.m. at New Boston

Activities for Children ages 12 and under:

Monday, June 15 – Even Superheroes Get Thirsty at 4 p.m. at New Boston

Tuesday, June 16 – Do You Hear That? at 2 p.m. at Wheelersburg

Tuesday, June 16 – Ninja Turtle Takeover at 4 p.m. at South Webster

Wednesday, June 17 – We’re All Heroes at 2 p.m. at Portsmouth

Wednesday, June 17 – Superhero Boot Camp at 2 p.m. at Lucasville

Thursday, June 18 – Father’s Day Craft at 4 p.m. at South Webster

Friday, June 19 – Father’s Day Craft at 11 a.m. at Portsmouth

Friday, June 19 – Father’s Day Craft at 4 p.m. at New Boston

Friday, June 19 – Father’s Day Craft at 4 p.m. at Wheelersburg

Saturday, June 20 – Father’s Day Craft at 2 p.m. at Lucasville

Saturday, June 20 – Lego, Jr. Club at 2 p.m. at Portsmouth

Saturday, June 20 – Tail-Waggin’ Tutors from 2-4 p.m. at Portsmouth

Programs for Tweens:

Tuesday, June 16 – Superhero ParaCord Bracelets at 4 p.m. at Portsmouth

Programs for Teens:

Tuesday, June 16 – Create a Superhero! at 4 p.m. at Wheelersburg

Thursday, June 18 – Lego Club: Superhero! at 4 p.m. at Portsmouth

Saturday, June 20 – Superhero Movie Marathon from 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. at Lucasville

Adult Programs:

Monday, June 15 – Adult Painting Class at 5:30 p.m. at New Boston (registration and $5 fee required)

Monday, June 15 – Pieces and Patches Quilting (with Down by the River Quilt Guild) at 6 p.m. at Lucasville

Tuesday, June 16 – Yoga at 10 a.m. at Portsmouth

Tuesday, June 16 – Inspirational Readers Book Group at noon at Portsmouth

Wednesday, June 17 – Adult Crochet Class at 10:30 a.m. at South Webster

Wednesday, June 17 – Ice Cream Social from 1-2 p.m. at Portsmouth

Wednesday, June 17 – Family Game Night at 3 p.m. at South Webster

Saturday, June 20 – Warm Up America Knitting at 10 a.m. at Portsmouth

Computer Instruction Classes – all classes require registration (740-354-5688 ext. 10529) and are located at Portsmouth:

Monday, June 15 – Job Searching and Resume Building at 1 p.m.

Tuesday, June 16 – Microsoft Publisher at 1 p.m.

Tuesday, June 16 – Microsoft Excel at 3 p.m.

Wednesday, June 17 – Basic Computer Use at 1 p.m.

Thursday, June 18 – Seniors: Basic Instruction at 3 p.m.

Please contact your local branch for more information on these programs — Lucasville: 740-259-6119, New Boston: 740-456-4412, Portsmouth: 740-354-5688, South Webster: 740-778-2122, Wheelersburg: 740-574-6116

Source: Portsmouth Public Library

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