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Marion County Public Library System offers library services to the residents of Marion County, West Virginia.
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Tomorrow (Mannington): Van Gogh and Goodies 
In time for Halloween! Join Carol September 24 to sculpt your own “Spooky Cheesecloth Ghost”! Teens at 3:00 pm or Adults at 5:00 pm.

#manningtonwv #vangogh #halloween #halloweencraft #crafts #handmade #DIY #wemakecollective #yarofmaking #makersmovement #feelingcrafty #handmadewithlove #ooak #handicraft #crafting #wvartist #makersgonnamake
ArtistWorks for Libraries offers music and art instruction through video lessons taught by Grammy Award-winning music professionals. Learn how to play an instrument of your choice on Artistworks for Libraries! 
Click here to get started! http://bit.ly/2tu92sZ

Note: ArtistWorks, Zinio, Transparent Language, and Law Depot use the same log in information

#music #holidays #free #festive #musicalinstrument #musiclessons #artistworks #librariesofinstagram #artlessons #art #steam
If you can't run with the bulls, you can at least speak the language!

MCPLS cardholders have FREE unlimited access to more than 100 online language courses, packed with pronunciation, speech, grammar, writing and vocabulary-building lessons. Patrons have the ability to write or speak their answers, practice pronunciation by slowing down the on-screen examples, and converse with native speakers though interactive videos. Patrons can learn on their own time, at their own pace in the library, in the comfort of their own home, or on the go with the Transparent Language app for the iPhone® and Android™. Visit www.mcpls.org & click on eLibrary to get started!

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Join us at Palatine Park for free popcorn & a movie, brought to you by MCPLS, MCPARC, the County Commission, and the Marion County Humane Society! 😍

Showing "A Dog's Purpose"!
"Love is where you find it and when you find it, grab hold and don't let go, even if it's an alligator's tail." -Homer Hickam, Carrying Albert Home

Speaking of Books- Our monthly book club, “Speaking of Books,” meets on September 25 at 4 pm to discuss Carrying Albert Home by Homer Hickam.

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What Do You Know About That? Trivia Contest (Fairview):
How well do you know our nation’s national parks and forests?  Find out by taking the “National Parks and Forests Edition” of our “What Do You Know about That? Trivia Contest” on September 27 between the hours of 9 am - 4 pm. Patrons ages 14-up are eligible to participate, and the participant with the most correct answers wins. 
#trivia #pubtrivia #nationalparkservice #nps
Print book, meet audio book. VOX Books are the world’s first audio books that live in print books. The permanently attached VOX Reader transforms an ordinary print book into an all-in-one read-along. There’s no need for computers, tablets or CDs. Children simply push a button to listen and read.

VOX Books combine outstanding picture books and non-fiction with audio recordings that capture children’s attention and make learning and literacy development fun!

We’re starting out with 75 VOX Books, so check one out today! To put one on hold, search for VOX Books on our online catalog, or try this quick link! http://bit.ly/2Q1J9fo

#voxbooks #audiobooks #readaloud #readalong #libraryideas #librariesofinstagram
The Marion County Public Library is looking for an energetic, highly detail-oriented person for a professional full time opening. Apply at the Marion County Public Library or submit your resume to Erika Reed at ereed@mcpls.org by September 28, 2018. Full job description and qualifications can be found at this link: http://bit.ly/2NQ44R7 ---- Library Program Coordinator The Library Program Coordinator creates, supports, and manages basic to technical programs for children and adults in Marion County. This will include identifying community partners, researching key literacy and STEM education needs, evaluating other adult literacy and youth STEM/coding programs, making recommendations about best program design, supervising and coordinating programming staff and calendars, coordinator bookmobile stops, and using performance measures to evaluate library programming.

#fairmontjobs #marioncountyjobs #nowhiring #libraryjobs #librariesofinstagram #mymarionwv #ala #americanlibraryassociation #alajobs ------------
Tomorrow (Palatine Park): Movie in the Park: 
Featuring "A Dog's Purpose", Saturday, September 22 at dusk. Brought to Fairmont by The Marion County Commission, MCPARC, Marion County Humane Society and The Marion County Public Library.

Based on the beloved bestselling novel by W. Bruce Cameron, A Dog’s Purpose, from director Lasse Hallström (The Cider House Rules, Dear John, The 100-Foot Journey), shares the soulful and surprising story of one devoted dog (voiced by Josh Gad) who finds the meaning of his own existence through the lives of the humans he teaches to laugh and love. The family film told from the dog’s perspective also stars Britt Robertson, KJ Apa, John Ortiz, Juliet Rylance, Luke Kirby, Peggy Lipton, Pooch Hall and Dennis Quaid.

A Dog’s Purpose is produced by Gavin Polone (Zombieland, TV’s Gilmore Girls). The film from Amblin Entertainment and Walden Media is executive produced by Alan Blomquist, Mark Sourian and Lauren Pfeiffer, and it will be distributed by Universal Pictures.
Stop Milkin’ It (Fairview):
For those of you with mad estimating skills, try your best guess in our “Stop Milkin’ It” game at the Circulation Desk. Determine how many Milk Duds are in the jar, be the closest without going over, and win! All month long!

#fairviewwv #milkduds
Did you know that the Bookmobile visits the Miller School Apartments on Pennsylvania Avenue the 1st and 3rd Friday of every month?

Visit us in September at the Miller School Apartments on these dates:

Friday, September 21: 11 am - 12:00 pm

The MCPLS Bookmobile carries books, movies, CDs, audiobooks, launchpads, and more across the far reaching corners of Marion County! You can even request to pick up a book from any of our locations at the Bookmobile.

We hope to see you there!

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Friends Book Sale (Mannington):
There’s still time to DIVE INTO A GOOD USED BOOK before summer is gone. Friends Book Sale is open every week Friday 10-4 and Saturday 9-1.

Friends of the Mannington Public Library quarterly meeting: September 10 at 6:00. Please join us!

#friendsofthelibrary #booksale #mymarionwv