Have Questions about the Scioto County Libraries Levy Renewal Request?
Please join the Director, Library Staff and Library Board members for an informational question and answer meeting to learn more about library funding and the library’s request for a renewal of the library levy.
The meeting will be held on:
Tuesday, July 22 at 6pm
Portsmouth Library Meeting Room
Want to try our new media trivia? Please complete and submit the form to the Reference or Circulation desk and you could win an media-themed prize!!
Your Full Name
Your Phone Number
Which comic company created Guardians of the Galaxy?
Name one member of the Guardians of the Galaxy.
Name one book in PPL’s catalog about the Guardians.
What is another book written
Honor someone special in your life by making a meaningful donation to the Portsmouth Public Library in their name. A tribute or memorial gift is a simple, thoughtful way to show your respect for a family member, friend or co-worker. Your gift makes it possible for the Library to enhance its collections and continue to serve as a vital resource for the community.
Your donation will be used to purchase adult, teen, or children’s materials in the subject area of your interest. A bookplate will be added to each new item and a note acknowledging the gift will also be sent.
Please contact the library at(740)354-5688, visit any library...
The Portsmouth Public Library, Scioto Soil and Water Conservation District and the Ohio State Park Service have teamed up to bring an exciting project to Scioto County. We will be hosting a Pioneer Garden at the Shawnee State Forest Nature Center.
We will be using this garden to teach about gardening, nature and traditional Appalachian life. The garden will be open each Friday at 1pm and activities will begin at 3pm. The bookmobile will be visiting and leading activities about topics including: a pioneer child’s life, traditional music, folk remedies, pioneer clothing and food making.
All Ages are welcome to come and learn about our...
PPL is offering a group for those who like writing. If you like to write, share your original works or just want to learn more about different types of creative writing, this group is for you! Open to ages 16 and up, pre-registration is required.
May 27th 5:30-6:30 pm
June 24th 5:30-6:30 pm
July 22nd 5:30-6:30 pm
All meetings are held at the Main Branch.