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2022 Fall-Winter Storytime

By | June 21st, 2022|Blog, books, children, dancing, early childhood literacy, education, Friends of the Library, Friends of the Virginia Public Library, Home Page Item, music, reading, storytelling, storytime|

Join us for these events filled with stories, songs, and dancing! Storytimes are designed for children ages 0-5 and their adults. The days and times of our Fall-Winter Storytime events are listed below. Visit our Facebook or Instagram page for weekly storytime themes! Fall-Winter Storytime Schedule of Events Wednesday, Sept 21 - 10:30am Friday, Sept [...]

2022 Game Zone

By | June 20th, 2022|board games, Friends of the Library, Friends of the Virginia Public Library, games, Home Page Item, snacks, teen event, teens, video games, Virginia Public Library, young adults|

Visit the library's lower level meeting room every other Wednesday from 2:00-3:00pm for board games, Wii games and snacks. These events are for kids and teens ages 10 and up. Game Zone Dates: Wednesday, Sept 28   2:00-3:00pm Wednesday, Oct 12   2:00-3:00pm Wednesday, Oct 26   2:00-3:00pm Wednesday, Nov 9   2:00-3:00pm Wednesday, Nov 23 [...]

Introduction to Powwow Etiquette

By | June 6th, 2022|Blog, Friends of the Library, Friends of the Virginia Public Library, Virginia Public Library, VPL|

Meet and learn from local Bois Forte dancers and drummers about our region's Powwow etiquette.  Learn a basic dance step you can use at upcoming Powwows! Dani Pieratos is a Jingle Dress dancer with over 90 years of documented Jingle Dress dancing in her family. She believes dancing of any style is healing and liberating [...]

Summer Reading 2022

By | May 18th, 2022|Blog, Home Page Item|

Summer Reading 2022 at the Virginia Public Library Join us this summer for events, activities, and an interactive reading program! All our summer reading information can be found in our Summer Reading Booklets - available in easy, medium, and hard editions. These booklets include instructions on how to earn prizes for reading and activities, events [...]

It’s Time for the Library Book Sale!

By | April 12th, 2022|Blog, book sale, books, donating, donations, Friends of the Library, Friends of the Virginia Public Library, Home Page Item, library, VPL|

Join the Friends of the Virginia Public Library for their Spring Book Sale! This sale is so big, it had to be moved to the arena of the new Iron Trail Motors Event Center! Books will be plentiful, along with movies, CDs, audiobooks, and more! You can get the most for your visit with the [...]

Look Up! Step Back in Time with the James Webb Space Telescope Challenge

By | April 7th, 2022|Blog, Friends of the Library, Friends of the Virginia Public Library, Virginia Public Library|

Looking for a short challenge?  Try the Look Up! Step Back in Time with the James Webb Space Telescope challenge. This challenge is designed to help you explore the science behind NASA's newest space telescope mission, the  James Webb Space Telescope (JWST), now in orbit around a point in deep space known as the second [...]

2022 Winter Reading FAQ Page

By | February 15th, 2022|Blog, Friends of the Library, Friends of the Virginia Public Library, Virginia Public Library, Winter Reading Program|

Hello and Welcome to our FAQ page for Winter Reading!   Below you will find frequently asked questions about Winter Reading at Virginia Public Library, along with some answers! We hope you find this page helpful and easy to follow, but if you still have questions after reading it, give us a call at 218-748-7525. [...]

See What’s New in 2022!!!

By | December 16th, 2021|Blog, Friends of the Virginia Public Library, Home Page Item, Virginia Public Library|

The Virginia Public Library has many programs, events, and fun things planned for 2022! Here is a sneak peak of what interesting things to look forward to from your library:   January 31 – March 25 2022 Winter Reading Programs (all ages)   Please see our blog post for details about our Winter Reading Programs! [...]

2022 Winter Reading Programs

By | December 14th, 2021|Blog, Friends of the Virginia Public Library, Virginia Public Library, Winter Reading Program|

  Winter Reading January 31 – March 25   Join our community as we read and earn prizes during our Winter Reading Programs! Our programs are for all ages, from infants to adults, and include prizes for reading and activities. The teen and adult theme is called “Read on the Quiet Side” and our children’s [...]