Tickets for the Friends of the Library's 5th Annual Christmas Raffle are on sale now through December 8th.  Win an Apple ipad, a $100 gift card for Wayne's Country Fresh Meats, a $50 gift card for Dunhams, or a $25 gift card for one of the following: Wilma's Diner, 7-Eleven, Gain's Serive Station, or Grady's One Stop.  The drawing will be held on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 10 am.  Need not be present to win.  Prices are 1 ticket for $5 or 3 for $10.  Buy them at the Library or from one of the Friends of the Library.


Welcome to the Public Library in Fort Ashby, WV


We are a branch of the Mineral County Library Association, which includes our main library Keyser-Mineral County Public Library in Keyser, WV and the branch, Burlington Public Library in Burlington, WV. We offer the community many wonderful programs, such as, Children's Story Hour, Ft. Ashby Readers, and the Summer Reading Program. Some of the services we offer are Inter-Library Loans, Fax & Copy Services, Notary and Wi-Fi Services. Be sure to check out our calendar for times and dates of any events and programs we have going on. Our goal is to provide the Fort Ashby community with the best possible services and programs. We look forward to seeing you at the Library!

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What's Happening At The Library



December 2 - 9  -- ALL DAY -- Friends of the Library Silent Auction.


December 6 -- 11 am -- Homeschool Reading Program: Group 1-3 will be meeting for a Christmas Party.


December 7 -- 3:30 pm -- Story & Craft Time: We will be reading The Gingerbread Baby and making a gingerbread craft.


December 9  -- 10 am -- Friends of the Library Annual Raffle Drawing.


December 9  -- 12 pm -- Friends of the Library Silent Auction ends.


December 12  -- 6 pm -- "Sounds of the Season" Christmas Concert and Reception.  Featuring music by the students of Studio C.


December 13 -- 11 am -- Homeschool Reading Program: Group 2-4 will be meeting for a Christmas Party.


December 14 -- 3:30 pm -- Story & Craft Time: We will be reading Who Will Pull Santa's Sleigh? and making a reindeer craft.


December 19 -- 2 pm -- Fort Ashby Readers: The Group will  meet to discuss Spirit of Steamboat by Craig Johnson..


December 21 -- 3:30 pm -- Story & Craft Time: We will be reading Are You Grumpy Santa?  and making a Santa craft.  Cookies will be served.


December 22  -- 1 pm -- Family Movie Afternoon:  We will be showing Disney's The Santa Clause.  Popcorn will be served.



Programs & Fun


We offer many programs for all age groups so be sure to check out our programs page and our calendar to see all that we have to offer. We're sure you will be able to find something fun for the entire family.

Databases & Resources



WV Info Depot - Your personal guide to personal exploration.  See the librarian for access to these resources.  


Learning Express Library - Whatever your goal, Learning Express Library's resources will help you succeed. Each of our Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want - at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You'll find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that's right for you.



Other resources available on WVInfoDepot

  Job/Career Accelerator 4.0

  Scholastic Go! (formerly Grolier online)

Resources only accessible in the library

  All Ebscohost sites



If you have any trouble clicking on the above links and accessing any of the databases.

Go to this page on the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Public Library website


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