March ART Competition. Vote Now

This month’s gallery is comprised of artwork submitted by local artists and is currently on display at the Main Library. Click any image below to view a larger version.

March Trivia

Complete this form and submit to the Reference desk or complete the online form to enter a prize drawing! The library’s collection and free Internet access are available to help you find the answers. Your Full Name * Your Phone Number * What event does the USA recognize annually during the month of March? What birth flower is for March? What sport is played in March Madness? March 10 is Johnny Appleseed day. Who was

2014 Tax Forms and Information

The library will receive copies of many popular federal, state and local tax forms and instruction booklets in the coming months. As they arrive, they will be made available to the public. If we do not have the form you need, you may print copies on your own at any time from the IRS website.

Memorial Donations

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...

Portsmouth Area Bicentennial

View the full calendar of events for the Portsmouth Bicentennial Celebration. Events begin August 29th! Be sure to follow Portsmouth Bicentennial on Facebook.

Watch Read and Learn

Scholastic BookFlix is a new online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. The engaging way to link fact and fiction, BookFlix reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration.