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Virtual Storytimes

By | October 23rd, 2020|Home Page Item, storytelling, Virginia Public Library|

To download the Virtual Storytime Tracking Page and the Early Literacy Calendar for the month, scroll to the bottom of this blog post and click the download buttons. Welcome to our Virtual Storytime Challenge which runs from October 23rd – December 31st! This program is designed for children ages 0 - 6 and their adults. [...]

New Children’s and Teen Books

By | October 21st, 2020|Blog|

This page includes pictures of new Children's picture books, nonfiction books, chapter books, and Teen books as they are added to the library's collection. Check the captions to see when these items arrived, and what kinds of items they are! These items are available to request online, or by calling the library at 218-748-7525. New [...]

New Adult Books

By | October 21st, 2020|Blog|

This page includes pictures of new Fiction, Mystery, Western, Science Fiction, and Nonfiction books as they are added to the library's collection. Check the captions to see when these items arrived, and what kinds of items they are! These items are available to request online, or by calling the library at 218-748-7525. Adult New Books [...]

New Media Items

By | October 21st, 2020|Blog|

This page includes pictures of new DVDs, CDs, and Audio books as they are added to the library's collection. Check the captions to see when these items arrived, and what kinds of items they are! Call the library to request any of these items - our phone number is 218-748-7525. New items from 11/12/20. The [...]

Wildlife Feeder

By | September 29th, 2020|Blog|

Take and Make Kit available starting Oct 5th, while supplies last Call the Virginia Public Library to reserve your DIY Wildlife Feeder take and make kit. This kit includes all the supplies you will need to create your own wildlife feeder: a tire and screen base, supplies for suspending your feeder, paint and paintbrush for [...]

Summer Reading Final Prize

By | August 24th, 2020|Blog|

  Summer Reading Final Prize Pickup available August 31 - September 25 Did you participate in Summer Reading this year? Did you read books, ebooks, or any other print media this summer? Did you listen to any books in audio format? Are you 18 years old or younger (including infants)? If you answered YES to [...]

Curbside Pickup @ Virginia Public Library!

By | July 14th, 2020|Blog, Home Page Item|

Hours for Curbside Pickup and phone availability will change starting November 23rd, 2020. New hours are listed below, in bold font. Please call the library for more information.   Virginia Public Library: Services and Information during COVID-19 Pandemic Phone 218-748-7525                 www.virginiapubliclibrary.info   GENERAL INFORMATION: Library patrons can pick up requested materials via the curbside [...]

Browsing the Library Collection

By | July 9th, 2020|Blog, Home Page Item|

  Browse our collection - through pictures! Do you like to pick materials by looking or browsing? Since the library is currently closed to the public, we are bringing the library collections to you! We will photograph and collect pictures of new library materials here on this page for you to browse at your leisure. [...]

Bonjour! Merhaba! Hello!

By | July 6th, 2020|Blog, Home Page Item|

This is a fun opportunity to explore a new language. You will use the Mango Language database to study a new language and Beanstack to track your progress in the Challenge. If you are on Facebook or use other social media, we would love to have you tag #VirginiaPublicLibrary and #mangolanguages. What do you get [...]

Ebooks

By | June 14th, 2020|Blog, Home Page Item|

Ebooks at your library Did you know you can access library materials without leaving your home? This post lists the various ebook databases you can access for free! This post includes e-book collections you will need a library card to access, and e-book collections you can access with no library information. Scroll down this page [...]