Every Tuesday
April 09, 2019 - April 30, 2019
  • Ohio County Public Library
    52 16th Street Wheeling, WV
  • 304-232-0244
  • Hours
  • ohiocountylibrary.org
  • Free Admission

Join us for eight weeks of weird, wild, wacky, whimsical stories from wonderful Wheeling, including: Native American oddities; Frontier follies; Civil War conundrums; Victorian unconventionalities; Progressive Era incongruities; Political peculiarities; hotel hijinks; morbid mysteries; & more!

4/9 – Weird Stories from Wheeling’s Wild Frontier and Native History
4/16 – Victorian Era Mayhem and Murder
4/23 – Weird Stories in Early 20th Century Wheeling
4/30 – Weird Stories of Wheeling in the Civil War
5/7 – Odd Stories from Wheeling’s Brewing History
5/14 – Wild Wheeling Politics
5/21 – Obsure McLure
5/28 – Weird Ways to Die in Wheeling

All programs are free and open to the public. Patrons may attend as many classes as they wish. There are no tests or other requirements. For more information about the People’s University please email the library at lunchwithbooks@yahoo.com, call us at 304-232-0244, or visit the Reference Desk.