148 Court Av., Weston West Virginia 26452
Louis Bennett Public Library, serving an area of 17,600 residents, has a collection of 18,900 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 350 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 880 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.
Staffing consists of 3 employees, including one fully accredited librarian, plus volunteers. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $25,000. Patrons make 14,700 visits annually, and check out materials 63,000 times. Forty percent of all check-outs are children's materials.
Other Public Libraries nearby:
(Bridgeport) Bridgeport Public Library
(Grantsville) Calhoun County Public Library
(West Union) Doddridge County Public Library
(Elizabeth) Dora B Woodyard Public Library
(Elkins) Elkins-Randolph Public Library
(Weston) Louis Bennett Public Library
05/28 Coming to The Weston area
West Virginia Strawberry Festival Buckhannon WV May15-19 The Festival is a unique, traditional celebration to promote the strawberry harvest. Enthusiastic volunteers provide good, family style entertainment that offers exciting educational and cultural events for everyone.
Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival Harrisonburg VA June9-16 The Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival is a week-long summer music festival devoted to promoting an appreciation and understanding of the music of Bach and a featured composer, country, era or people.
Mountainfest Morgantown WV July24-28
Upper Ohio Valley Italian Heritage Festival Wheeling WV July26-28 Bocce tournament, pasta exhibit, wine competition, entertainment.
Tuscarawas County Italian-American Festival Dover OH August9-11 Our 24th Annual Festival Plate is honoring the 1962 Class A State Football Champions from Dennison Saint Mary's High School.
Appalachian Festival Beckley WV August23-25 The 17th Annual Appalachian Festival is three big days packed with arts, crafts, entertainment, music, food and fun!