Elkins library announces new director


ELKINS — Stephanie Murphy has been named Director of the Elkins-Randolph County Public Library. For three months Murphy has served as the interim director, prior to that she served as the Library’s Capital Campaigns Director.

Jared Howell, president of the Elkins Randolph County Public Library Board, said, “On behalf of the Library Board, we invite the community to welcome Mrs. Murphy as our newly appointed Library Director. Stephanie and her team have created an exciting buzz around the Library. We are truly grateful for what the future holds under her direction.”

Under Murphy’s leadership the library has burst onto the scene with technology updates designed to support 21st century learning; new book clubs; computer workshops; collaboration with the local schools; and wonderful programs such as F.I.D.O. that offers an accepting atmosphere for children to practice their reading skills by reading out loud to dogs.

Murphy and the entire library staff supports the Elkins community with innovative customer-focused services.

More information is available about this and other Elkins-Randolph County Public Library events by calling 304-637-0287, following on www.Facebook.com/ERLibrary, or by accessing the library’s website at www.elkins.lib.wv.us/contact-us.