Brooke County community news
Penguin story hour set
WELLSBURG – The Brooke County Public Library will be holding a Warm Up With A Good Book evening storytime with Kim Harless at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday.
Children will enjoy penguin stories, crafts and games.
Call (304) 737-1551 to register for the free program.
See ‘Odd Life of Timothy Green’
WELLSBURG – The Brooke County Public Library will be showing the film “The Odd Life of Timothy Green,” rated PG, at noon on Wednesday.
The story is about a happily married couple who can’t wait to start a family but can only dream about what their child will be like. When young Timothy shows up on their doorstep one stormy night, they learn sometimes the unexpected can bring life’s greatest gifts.
Call (304) 737-1551 to reserve a seat and popcorn.
Story hours at Follansbee branch
FOLLANSBEE – The Follansbee Branch Library will hold story hours, for children ages 2-5 and their caregivers, at noon on Jan. 7, 14 and 28.
There will be a story, snacks and a craft.
Call (304) 527-0860 to register for the free programs.
Library to show films
WELLSBURG – The Brooke County Public Library will show “Trouble with the Curve,” a PG-13-rated film starring Clint Eastwood and Amy Adams, at 1 p.m. on Jan. 8.
It also will show “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days,” PG-rated film based on the popular book, at 11 a.m. on Jan. 12.
Call (304) 737-1551 to reserve a seat and popcorn for the free screenings.