Holiday Hours for all Washington County Public Library Locations
Tuesday, December 24 & Wednesday, December 25 - CLOSED
Thursday, December 26 through Monday, December 30 - REGULAR HOURS
Tuesday, December 31 - CLOSE at 6 p.m.
Wednesday, January 1 - CLOSED
From December 2 through the 22 the Marietta Library will be collecting donations for the Humane Society of the Ohio Valley.
Donations needed include: quality dry food for dogs, puppies, cats and kittens, collars (metal clips only please) and leashes, dog and cat treats, cat litter, unscented bleach, “Safe Paws” ice melt, and hand sanitizer.
Monetary donations and gas cards are always appreciated.
For a full list of items needed, please visit the Humane Society website: www.hsov.net or call 740-373-5959.
Please bring all donations to the Youth Services Department in the basement of the Marietta Library, located at 615 Fifth Street, by December 22. All checks must be made out to the Humane Society of the Ohio Valley.
The Board of Trustees of the Washington County Public Library is accepting applications for an open trustee position. Service on the Board of Trustees is voluntary and without compensation.
Trustee application forms can be obtained at any location of the Washington County Public Library or by clicking on the link below.
The Board of Trustees is composed of seven members residing in Washington County. The Board currently meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 4 p.m. The duties of the Board include determining the annual budget of the library, establishing library policy, advocating for the library in the community, planning for the future of the library, and securing funds needed to operate the library. The Trustees take an oath to perform their duties as defined by the Ohio Revised Code.
Candidates must have a strong interest in the welfare of the library and a belief in intellectual freedom. They must have the time and energy to devote to the library. All candidates must be at least eighteen years of age. Trustees are chosen to represent the diversity of the county including a balance of experience and/or skills in a variety of fields.
For more information on the Washington County Public Library and its Board of Trustees, contact Justin Mayo, Library Director, at 740-373-1057 x223.
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