Candy Aquariums

Fish are friends not food, but candy fish are delicious! Join Miss Hailey in crafting a delectable diorama of the ocean. Using candy and all edible goodies we will make edible aquariums that will look as good as they taste! Please call (740) 354 – 5562 for more information


Calling all artists, inventors, builders, and thinkers! This summer, the library has been transformed into a place where an OCEAN OF POSSIBILITIES awaits. We are headed to the beach for June’s Maker Space Saturday where you can spend an afternoon making SANDCASTLES! Legos and art supplies will also be set out for anyone to use during the program. Legos will be free play while the art table will have everything needed to paint a school of foil fish.

Father’s Day Tie-Dye

Join us as we tie-dye a hat or book tote for the special man in your life! Be sure to visit the selfie station and have some fun with props!!

The Keys to Your Submarine

As the captain of your very own submarine, you’ll need to make a key to get the thing running, plus a little piece of flair to show your crew what you’re all about. So stop into the library to make a perler bead key and keychain charm for your underwater vessel.

Planters for Mom

Join us in the YS department of the main branch to put your art skills to the test as you design a flower pot with your self portrait for mom! Take home some seeds and see what you can grow before mom’s big day! 2-12 years old

Earth Day Tote Bag Designing

Let’s celebrate our home planet while crafting an environmentally friendly tote bag! You can use it for anything you wish, but it would certainly be perfect for carrying library books! Program is for Ages 12 & under at the Portsmouth Library Call 740-354-5562 for more information

Easter Craft

Easter is right around the corner, so hop on over to the Bookmobile for an eggcellent bunny craft.

Bunny Wreath

Welcome spring with this adorable bunny wreath. Children are invited to register for this craft at the Wheelersburg Library (740) 574-6116. Space is limited. Mask are required for anyone age 4 and older.

Tween Easter Wreath

Tweens can make a eggstra-special decoration for Easter. This wreath makes a great gift, too! Sign up at the Wheelersburg Library or call (740) 574-6116 to reserve your seat. Space is limited. All attendees age 4 and older must wear a face mask.

Wooden Leprechaun Dolls Craft

Craft with Youth Services for Saint Patrick’s Day this year and create your own mini Leprechaun peg dolls. Sometimes painting this old fashioned toys can be tricky but very rewarding (you might get rewarded in GOLD!) Craft is for Children Ages 12 & under March 17th at 6pm