Symmes Library to resume school-year hours on Aug. 15
School-year hours at Briggs Lawrence County Public Library’s Symmes Valley location begin Wednesday, Aug. 15. School-year hours are Mondays through Thursdays from 3 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The branch is closed on all holidays observed by Briggs Library.
The branch is located in the Symmes Valley Multilevel School library. Opened in June of 2000, the branch is a collaborative partnership. The school operates the space as a school library during the day. Briggs Library offers afterschool library services for the Symmes Valley students and the residents of central Lawrence County. Items in the dual library are available to users from both organizations.
The Symmes Valley branch will be open with special hours on Monday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Tuesday from noon to 8 p.m. To contact the Symmes Valley library call 740-643-2086 during its hours of operation.
Briggs Library Schedule, Aug. 9-16:
• Today, 4 p.m.: Back-to-School Bingo for grades 4-12 at the Ironton library.
• Monday, 2 p.m.: Briggsy’s Block Party: Lego Club for Kids and Families at the South Point library.
• Monday, 3:30 p.m.: Back-to-School Bingo for grades 4-12 at the Chesapeake library.
• Tuesday, 11 a.m.: Book Club, “Beach House” by Jane Green, at the South Point library.
• Tuesday, 2 p.m.: Crochet Club at the South Point library
• Tuesday, 2 p.m.: Henna Tattoos for Teens and Tweens at the Ironton library
• Wednesday, 1:30 p.m.: Friends of the Library meeting at the Ironton library.
• Wednesday, 2:30 p.m.: Book Club, “Keeper of Lost Things” by Ruth Hogan, at the Ironton library.
• Thursday, Aug. 16, 2 p.m.: Book Club, “Hillbilly Elegy” by J. D. Vance, at the Proctorville library.
• Thursday, Aug. 16, 2 p.m.: Bingo for Fun and Prizes (for adults) at the South Point Library
• Thursday, Aug. 16, 4 p.m.: Movie, “Avengers: Infinity Wars” at the Ironton library.
• Thursday, Aug. 16, 5 p.m.: Crochet Club at the Proctorville library.