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Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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January 2023

Dungeons & Dragons

January 30 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Go on epic adventures and battle deadly foes in the 5th edition of this popular role-playing game. All levels of experience and skill are welcome! Join the fun from 2:30 – 4:00 in the Meeting Room.

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Bookworms: Preschool Storytime

January 31 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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We might do a little singing ,dancing, a little bit of arts & crafts, but always do a whole lot of learning as we grow into readers and book lovers aka bookworms🐛📚🍎 Bookworms Storytime is for ages 4-6 and is the next level up from the Wiggle Worms Storytime.

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Slime Making

January 31 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Join us in the Meeting Room to get SLIMED! We will be making slime using glue, fillings and saline solution.

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February 2023

Wiggleworms: Toddler Storytime

February 1 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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The Wiggle Worms Storytime is for children ages 2 to 3. You and your little ones will enjoy weekly stories, music and more. Formerly known as Toddler Time, the Wiggle Worms Storytime is for those under 3 years old. After your child is aged out of this group, they graduate…

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Computer Games and VR

February 1 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Teens! Join us for an hour of digital fun to play games like Brawlhalla and Paladins on the STEAM game database or compete in a match of Apex. You can also play a game of Super Hot, Job Simulator, Beat Saber or Gorilla Tag on our oculus VR systems. This…

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Roly Polies: Baby Storytime

February 2 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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This weekly storytime is perfect for your little bundles of joy! Music, dancing, and reading are essential to your baby’s development so don’t miss out on this wonderful Storytime at the Portsmouth Library. This storytime is for 0 to 24 month old kiddos!

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Minute to Win It

February 2 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Join us from 2:30- 4:00 in the Meeting room to play fun, fast-paced games against your friends. Can you beat the clock? This FREE program is for ages 13-18.

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Free Day Friday

February 3 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Come play games with friends on our gaming laptops or try out one of our Oculus Quest systems. You can even bring your own system to play. This free program is from 2:30-4:00 in the Meeting room for ages 13-18.

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Fiction Book Group

February 3 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Fiction book group meets at 4pm in the Meeting Room at PPL Main Branch. Book Selection: Remarkably Bright Creatures by Shelby Van Pelt.

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Take Your Child to the Library Day

February 4 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Nothing can SUPERFY a chilly Saturday in winter like a visit to the Library! This year, on Take Your Child to the Library Day, we’ve decided to celebrate our love for the Narwhal and Jelly graphic novel series. Paddle into the library today for an ocean of Narwhal and Jelly…

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Dungeons & Dragons

February 4 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Go on epic adventures and battle deadly foes in the 5th edition of this popular role-playing game. All levels of experience and skill are welcome! Join the fun from 2:30 – 4:30 in the Meeting Room. Ages 18+.

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Dungeons& Dragons

February 6 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Go on epic adventures and battle deadly foes in the 5th edition of this popular role-playing game. All levels of experience and skill are welcome! Join the fun from 2:30 – 4:00 in the Meeting Room.

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Dungeons & Dragons

February 6 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Go on epic adventures and battle deadly foes in the 5th edition of this popular role-playing game. All levels of experience and skill are welcome! Join the fun from 5:30 – 7:30 in the Meeting Room. Ages 18+

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Bookworms: Preschool Storytime

February 7 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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We might do a little singing ,dancing, a little bit of arts & crafts, but always do a whole lot of learning as we grow into readers and book lovers aka bookworms🐛📚🍎 Bookworms Storytime is for ages 4-6 and is the next level up from the Wiggle Worms Storytime.

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Glove Monsters

February 7 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Join us from 2:30-4:00 in the meeting room to craft fun or scary glove monsters.

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Paw Patrol Fun! Police officers Day

February 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Let’s learn about the police force, what they do and how to become an officer someday from the Portsmouth Police department! -Ask questions and meet with a police officer -Write thank you notes to the local police -Search for paw prints that lead to prizes -Complete an Obstacle course For…

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Wiggleworms: Toddler Storytime

February 8 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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The Wiggle Worms Storytime is for children ages 2 to 3. You and your little ones will enjoy weekly stories, music and more. Formerly known as Toddler Time, the Wiggle Worms Storytime is for those under 3 years old. After your child is aged out of this group, they graduate…

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Computer Games and VR

February 8 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Teens! Join us for an hour of digital fun to play games like Brawlhalla and Paladins on the STEAM game database or compete in a match of Apex. You can also play a game of Super Hot, Job Simulator, Beat Saber or Gorilla Tag on our oculus VR systems. This…

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Roly Polies: Baby Storytime

February 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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This weekly storytime is perfect for your little bundles of joy! Music, dancing, and reading are essential to your baby’s development so don’t miss out on this wonderful Storytime at the Portsmouth Library. This storytime is for 0 to 24 month old kiddos!

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Page to Stage

February 9 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Join us from 2:30 – 4:00 in the Meeting Room to get a little act-ive. We’ll be playing fun theater games aimed to prepare you for the stage. This FREE program is for ages 13-18.

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Heart Painting

February 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Get into the spirit of Valentine's Day and come down to the library to paint a heart with us! The event will be Thursday, February 9th, 2023 at 4:00 P.M. in the Copley Room at the main library location. Ages 8-12. Space is limited! Please register in Local History or…

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Water Art

February 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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This program will see children learning how to blend colors by using water with bleeding tissue paper. Children will get to draw a picture using the skills they learn during the program. This program is for children ages 12 and under. For more information call the library at 740-354- 5562.

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Free Day Friday

February 10 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Come play games with friends on our gaming laptops or try out one of our Oculus Quest systems. You can even bring your own system to play. This free program is from 2:30-4:00 in the Meeting room for ages 13-18.

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Makerspace Saturday

February 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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This month stop into the library to engineer a sweet marshmallow tower, then have it for a snack! This building project offers a great opportunity for kids to use critical thinking and creativity to solve a problem – in this case, going vertical using lightweight materials without tumbling down! As…

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Dungeons & Dragons

February 13 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Go on epic adventures and battle deadly foes in the 5th edition of this popular role-playing game. All levels of experience and skill are welcome! Join the fun from 2:30 – 4:00 in the Meeting Room.

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Bookworms : Preschool Storytime

February 14 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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We might do a little singing ,dancing, a little bit of arts & crafts, but always do a whole lot of learning as we grow into readers and book lovers aka bookworms🐛📚🍎 Bookworms Storytime is for ages 4-6 and is the next level up from the Wiggle Worms Storytime.

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Wire and Bead Craft

February 14 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Join us in the meeting room from 2:30-4:00 to make a beautiful wire and bead craft.

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Family Tree Art

February 14 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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3.00$

A beautiful, frameable art work craft that displays your family tree in a different way. Event will be on February 14 at 4:30 p.m. in the Copley Room at the main library location. You will need names of your family that you wish to represent on your tree. For further…

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Kawaii Cupcake Decorating-

February 14 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Its cupcake decorating time! Channel your kawaii energy as you glam up your cupcake with an assortment of sweet treats.

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Wiggleworms: Toddler Storytime

February 15 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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The Wiggle Worms Storytime is for children ages 2 to 3. You and your little ones will enjoy weekly stories, music and more. Formerly known as Toddler Time, the Wiggle Worms Storytime is for those under 3 years old. After your child is aged out of this group, they graduate…

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Roly Polies: Baby Storytime

February 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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This weekly storytime is perfect for your little bundles of joy! Music, dancing, and reading are essential to your baby’s development so don’t miss out on this wonderful Storytime at the Portsmouth Library. This storytime is for 0 to 24 month old kiddos!

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STEAM

February 16 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Join us from 2:30-4:00 in the Meeting Room to try a variety of STEM activates including VR, robotics kits, snap circuits and more! This FREE program is for ages 13-18.

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Free Day Friday

February 17 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Come play games with friends on our gaming laptops or try out one of our Oculus Quest systems. You can even bring your own system to play. This free program is from 2:30-4:00 in the Meeting room for ages 13-18.

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Dungeons & Dragons

February 18 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Go on epic adventures and battle deadly foes in the 5th edition of this popular role-playing game. All levels of experience and skill are welcome! Join the fun from 2:30 – 4:30 in the Meeting Room. Ages 18+.

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Bookworms: Preschool Storytime

February 21 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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We might do a little singing ,dancing, a little bit of arts & crafts, but always do a whole lot of learning as we grow into readers and book lovers aka bookworms🐛📚🍎 Bookworms Storytime is for ages 4-6 and is the next level up from the Wiggle Worms Storytime.

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Mask Decorating

February 21 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Join us in the meeting room at 2:30 to decorate your very own Mardi Gras mask.

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Cookbook Club

February 21 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Bring a dish that matches this month’s theme or come as you are. Taste test some food and enjoy talking about food with other foodies! This FREE event is for ages 18+.

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Wiggleworms: Toddler Storytime

February 22 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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The Wiggle Worms Storytime is for children ages 2 to 4. You and your little ones will enjoy weekly stories, music and more. Formerly known as Toddler Time, the Wiggle Worms Storytime is for those under 3 years old. After your child is aged out of this group, they graduate…

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Computer Games and VR

February 22 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Teens! Join us for an hour of digital fun to play games like Brawlhalla and Paladins on the STEAM game database or compete in a match of Apex. You can also play a game of Super Hot, Job Simulator, Beat Saber or Gorilla Tag on our oculus VR systems. This…

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Roly Polies: Baby Storytime

February 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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This weekly storytime is perfect for your little bundles of joy! Music, dancing, and reading are essential to your baby’s development so don’t miss out on this wonderful Storytime at the Portsmouth Library. This storytime is for 0 to 24 month old kiddos!

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MANGA and Anime Club

February 23 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Talk about your favorite series, make a craft, try a snack or drink, win a volume of manga and more. You never know what the club has in store! This FREE program is for ages 13-18 and runs from 2:30-4:00 in the Meeting Room.

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Movie Night

February 23 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Join us for an interactive movie night! Popcorn included! Ages 18+

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Free Day Friday

February 24 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Come play games with friends on our gaming laptops or try out one of our Oculus Quest systems. You can even bring your own system to play. This free program is from 2:30-4:00 in the Meeting room for ages 13-18.

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The Breakfast Club

February 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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We are reviving the Saturday morning cartoon! Join us at the Library for a light breakfast while you kick back and watch funny cartoons with your pals! This program is for children 12 and under. For more information call the library at 740-354-5562.

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Crafty Artists Group

February 25 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Join us for a craft at the PPL meeting room. This free program requires registration. Call 740-354-5688 or stop by the Reference Desk to register. All material will be provided to complete the craft. Ages 18+

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Dungeons & Dragons

February 27 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Go on epic adventures and battle deadly foes in the 5th edition of this popular role-playing game. All levels of experience and skill are welcome! Join the fun from 2:30 – 4:00 in the Meeting Room.

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Dungeons & Dragons

February 27 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Go on epic adventures and battle deadly foes in the 5th edition of this popular role-playing game. All levels of experience and skill are welcome! Join the fun from 5:30 – 7:30 in the Meeting Room. Ages 18+.

Find out more »

Bookworms : Preschool Storytime

February 28 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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We might do a little singing ,dancing, a little bit of arts & crafts, but always do a whole lot of learning as we grow into readers and book lovers aka bookworms🐛📚🍎 Bookworms Storytime is for ages 4-6 and is the next level up from the Wiggle Worms Storytime.

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Pompom Launcher

February 28 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

Join us in the meeting room from 2:30-4:00 to build and use your very own pompom launcher.

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March 2023

Wiggleworms: Toddler storytime

March 1 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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The Wiggle Worms Storytime is for children ages 2 to 4. You and your little ones will enjoy weekly stories, music and more. Formerly known as Toddler Time, the Wiggle Worms Storytime is for those under 3 years old. After your child is aged out of this group, they graduate…

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Roly Polies : Baby Storytime

March 2 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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This weekly storytime is perfect for your little bundles of joy! Music, dancing, and reading are essential to your baby’s development so don’t miss out on this wonderful Storytime at the Portsmouth Library. This storytime is for 0 to 24 month old kiddos!

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Bookworms: Preschool Storytime

March 7 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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We might do a little singing ,dancing, a little bit of arts & crafts, but always do a whole lot of learning as we grow into readers and book lovers aka bookworms🐛📚🍎 Bookworms Storytime is for ages 4-6 and is the next level up from the Wiggle Worms Storytime.

Find out more »

Wiggleworms: Toddler Storytime

March 8 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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The Wiggle Worms Storytime is for children ages 2 to 4. You and your little ones will enjoy weekly stories, music and more. Formerly known as Toddler Time, the Wiggle Worms Storytime is for those under 3 years old. After your child is aged out of this group, they graduate…

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Roly Polies: Baby Storytime

March 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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This weekly storytime is perfect for your little bundles of joy! Music, dancing, and reading are essential to your baby’s development so don’t miss out on this wonderful Storytime at the Portsmouth Library. This storytime is for 0 to 24 month old kiddos!

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Makerspace Saturday: Pendulum Painting

March 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Explore the many ways that the force of gravity can be used to create amazing works of art! This month, makers can do pendulum painting here in the Library! We will have a few pendulums set up to use, but those feeling more ambitious can try to make their own…

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Bookworms: Preschool Storytime

March 14 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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We might do a little singing ,dancing, a little bit of arts & crafts, but always do a whole lot of learning as we grow into readers and book lovers aka bookworms🐛📚🍎 Bookworms Storytime is for ages 4-6 and is the next level up from the Wiggle Worms Storytime.

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Family Tile Coasters

March 14 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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3.00$

A fun way to display your family photos and protect the furniture. Please join us on March 14 at 4:30 pm, in the Copley Room at the main library location. Please bring copies of family photos. Each person will make a set of 4 tiles. Please call Local History at…

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Wiggleworms: Toddler Storytime

March 15 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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The Wiggle Worms Storytime is for children ages 2 to 4. You and your little ones will enjoy weekly stories, music and more. Formerly known as Toddler Time, the Wiggle Worms Storytime is for those under 3 years old. After your child is aged out of this group, they graduate…

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Roly Polies: Baby Storytime

March 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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This weekly storytime is perfect for your little bundles of joy! Music, dancing, and reading are essential to your baby’s development so don’t miss out on this wonderful Storytime at the Portsmouth Library. This storytime is for 0 to 24 month old kiddos!

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Bookworms: Preschool storytime

March 21 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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We might do a little singing ,dancing, a little bit of arts & crafts, but always do a whole lot of learning as we grow into readers and book lovers aka bookworms🐛📚🍎 Bookworms Storytime is for ages 4-6 and is the next level up from the Wiggle Worms Storytime.

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Karaoke Night!

March 21 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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The stage is calling! Come belt out your best rendition of a favorite song or do a duet with your bestie! While you’re waiting for your turn at the mic, cheer on other singers, browse the catalog of songs, and make a musical instrument to accompany you. Light refreshments will…

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Wiggleworms: Toddler Storytime

March 22 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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The Wiggle Worms Storytime is for children ages 2 to 3. You and your little ones will enjoy weekly stories, music and more. Formerly known as Toddler Time, the Wiggle Worms Storytime is for those under 3 years old. After your child is aged out of this group, they graduate…

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Roly Polies: Baby Storyimes

March 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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This weekly storytime is perfect for your little bundles of joy! Music, dancing, and reading are essential to your baby’s development so don’t miss out on this wonderful Storytime at the Portsmouth Library. This storytime is for 0 to 24 month old kiddos!

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The Breakfast Club

March 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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We are reviving the Saturday morning cartoon! Join us at the Library for a light breakfast while you kick back and watch funny cartoons with your pals! This program is for children 12 and under. For more information call the library at 740-354-5562.

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Bookworms: Preschool Storytime

March 28 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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We might do a little singing ,dancing, a little bit of arts & crafts, but always do a whole lot of learning as we grow into readers and book lovers aka bookworms🐛📚🍎 Bookworms Storytime is for ages 4-6 and is the next level up from the Wiggle Worms Storytime.

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Wiggleworms: Toddler Storytime

March 29 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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The Wiggle Worms Storytime is for children ages 2 to 3. You and your little ones will enjoy weekly stories, music and more. Formerly known as Toddler Time, the Wiggle Worms Storytime is for those under 3 years old. After your child is aged out of this group, they graduate…

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Roly Polies: Baby Storytime

March 30 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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This weekly storytime is perfect for your little bundles of joy! Music, dancing, and reading are essential to your baby’s development so don’t miss out on this wonderful Storytime at the Portsmouth Library. This storytime is for 0 to 24 month old kiddos!

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April 2023

Bookworms: Preschool Storytime

April 4 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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We might do a little singing ,dancing, a little bit of arts & crafts, but always do a whole lot of learning as we grow into readers and book lovers aka bookworms🐛📚🍎 Bookworms Storytime is for ages 4-6 and is the next level up from the Wiggle Worms Storytime.

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Radioactive Monsters

April 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Join Youth Services for an evening of the arts! Come prepared to get messy as you paint with various tools to create a monster! When you’re all finished, head into the black-light room to see if your monster is radioactive! This program is for children ages 12 and under. For…

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Wiggleworms: Toddler Storytime

April 5 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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The Wiggle Worms Storytime is for children ages 2 to 3. You and your little ones will enjoy weekly stories, music and more. Formerly known as Toddler Time, the Wiggle Worms Storytime is for those under 3 years old. After your child is aged out of this group, they graduate…

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Roly Polies: Baby Storytime

April 6 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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This weekly storytime is perfect for your little bundles of joy! Music, dancing, and reading are essential to your baby’s development so don’t miss out on this wonderful Storytime at the Portsmouth Library. This storytime is for 0 to 24 month old kiddos!

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Hanging with my Peeps

April 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Its spring and the peeps are on the loose. Design your own chicken coop or bunny hutch using graham crackers. For ages 12 & under

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Makerspace Saturday: Paper Circuits

April 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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This month, kids can learn the basics of electricity and how circuits function by working together with a parent or on their own to create a low-voltage electric circuit on paper using conductive copper tape, LEDs and a coin-cell battery. As always, Makerspace is for all kinds of creators, so…

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Geology, Flora, Fauna and Wildlife: Natural Beauty of Scioto County

April 11 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Free

A presentation of the historical view of Scioto County's natural beauty . As we get ready for Spring, let's appreciate our area's landscape in all it's wonder. The event will be held in the Copley Room at the main library location on April 11 at 4:30 p.m.

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Free Library Book Fair: Money Smart Week

April 13 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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It is Money Smart week! Let your child’s imagination grow while learning math and money management skills. Youth Services has set up a mini Book fair for your child to enjoy. The best part is that the money is fake but the purchases are real. Your child will be taking…

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Happy Teachers Day: DIY Gifts

April 29 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 1220 Gallia Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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Educators are all around and do so much for you kiddos so give them something special as thanks this year for Teacher’s day (celebrated May 2nd)! Whether you do Schooling at home or in a classroom or you have a tutor you would want to thank, come create a handmade…

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