Our Summer Reading Program Kick-off Party will be on Tuesday, June 12, from 6 pm to 8 pm at the Fort Ashby Fairgrounds.  We will have a DJ, bouncy house, face painting, balloon twisting, and food and drinks.  The first 100 children will receive a free book.  All are welcome to attend.


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



June 2 - 7 -- ALL DAY -- Book Sale


June 12 -- 6-8 pm -- Summer Reading Program: Kick-Off Party at the Fort Ashby Fairgrounds.  We will have a DJ, Bounce House, Face Painting, Balloon Twisting, and Refreshments.  Sign up for our Summer Reading Program at the party!


June 19 -- 2 pm -- Summer Reading Program: Make Pet Rocks.  Afterward we will be showing The Secret Life of Pets.


June 19 -- 6 pm -- Fort Ashby Readers: The Group will  meet to discuss The Light Between Oceans by
M. L. Stedman.


June 26 -- 2 pm -- Summer Reading Program: Chad Thompson from the WV Dept. of Environmental Protection will be here to talk about water conservation.  He will be bringing his water table and the kids will get a chance to "play" in the water afterward.



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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