Local Information


Harpers Ferry Middle School

Eric Vandell, Principal

1710 W Washington St

Phone: (304) 535-6357

Grades 6-8
Building open to students: 7:30 AM
First period begins: 7:52 AM
School dismissed: 2:53 PM


Bolivar United Methodist Church

Jeff Childs, Pastor

1215 W Washington St

Phone: (304) 535-1375

Sandy Hook UMC:
Worship at 9 AM; Sunday school at 10 AM.

Bolivar UMC:
Adult Sunday School at 10 AM; Worship at 11:15 AM; Children's Sunday School at 10 AM.

Shenandoah Memorial UMC:
Worship at 10 AM and Children's Sunday School at 10:15 AM.


Bolivar-Harpers Ferry Public Library

151 Polk St

Phone: (304) 535-2301

Monday-Wednesday 9:30am- 5:30pm
Thursday 8:30am- 7:00pm
Saturday 9:30am- 3:30pm
Sunday Closed

Harpers Ferry Family Medicine

171 Taylor St

Phone: (304) 535-6343

Monday-Friday 8am- 5pm
Saturday-Sunday closed

Office visits by appt only
except Sunrise Sick Call 8am-9am M-Sat

Harpers Ferry Water Works

Barbara Humes, Chairperson

1000 W Washington St

Phone: (304) 535-2206

M, W, F 8:30am-12pm, 1pm-4:30pm,
T 2pm-4:30pm, R 8:30pm-12pm

Harpers Ferry Police Department

John Brown, Chief

1050 W Washington St

Phone: (304) 535-6366

Serves Bolivar and Harpers Ferry municipalities.

Friendship Fire Company

Ronnie Shutts, Chief

1050 W Washington St

Phone: (304) 535-2211

Volunteer-based company providing fire & rescue services to
Bolivar, Harpers Ferry, and surrounding areas.

Harpers Ferry Post Office

Wendy Starliper, Postmaster

1000 W Washington St

Phone: (304) 535-2479

Hours: M-F 8am-4pm, Sat 9am-12pm, Closed Sunday

Harpers Ferry/Bolivar Public Service District

Ed Tennant, Administrator

192 Lake Quigley Dr

Phone: (304) 535-2390


Bolivar Nature Park

End of Jefferson Street

Hours: Close at Dusk

Bolivar Children's Park

Off Taylor Street

Hours: Close at Dusk

Bolivar Community Center

Laura Whittington, Town Administrator

60 Panama St

Phone: (304) 535-2476

Available for anyone interested in hosting an event.
Cost: Deposit of $125 and daily rental fee of $125

West Virginia Welcome Center

37 Washington Ct

Phone: (304) 535-1813


Harpers Ferry Historical Association

Phone: (304) 535-6749

Not-for-profit organization which has raised over $1 million to enhance
interpretive and education programs of Harpers Ferry National Historic Park and the National Park Service.

Mission: Stewardship through EducationEstablished in 1971

Has over 500 members throughout the United States and Canada.