Library lists upcoming activities

WHEELING – The Ohio County Public Library has announced the upcoming Lunch With Books programs.

They are as follows:

noon Feb. 18, “Pops: We Are Family.” Pittsburgh actor Greg Kenney will portray Pittsburgh Pirates slugger Wilver “Willie” Stargell.

During a celebrated 21 year career, “Pops” evolved into the leader and captain of the team that won the 1979 World Series.

noon Feb. 25, “Mahabharata: The Eternal Quest.” Andy Fraenkel will discuss his recently published rendition of India’s ancient classic. Fraenkel will provide an introduction to the epic, along with a story or two from the book, which has received acclaim from scholars across the country.

Fraenkel is a multicultural storyteller, author, and workshop leader.

noon March 4, “A Life in Television News.” Television news veteran Steve Mazure will share his memories in local TV news and explore how broadcast news has changed over the years.

Lunch With Books programs are free and open to the public. Patrons are invited to bring a bag lunch and free beverages are served. Visit, call 304-232-0244 or visit for information.