Summer Reading

Welcome to Summer at the Virginia Public Library! The library has created summer reading programs for everyone this summer! Library visitors from infants to adults can join in on our reading programs, earn awesome prizes, solve clues for challenges, and attend outdoor events this summer! Here are some ways you can enjoy your summer with [...]

MN State Parks Library Program at VPL

The Virginia Public Library is participating in the MN State Parks Library Program. The program allows Minnesotans to visit state parks, free of charge. Through a competitive application process, VPL was selected to participate in this amazing program. This program allows libraries to offer free state park permits that can be checked out for seven-day [...]

By | May 10th, 2021|Blog, Home Page Item, Virginia Public Library|

One Book Minnesota

Minnesota, let's read together. One Book | One Minnesota is a statewide book club that invites Minnesotans of all ages to read a common title and come together virtually to enjoy, reflect, and discuss. Libraries are essential for connection, and through One Book | One Minnesota, libraries across the state will connect their communities through [...]

By | April 10th, 2021|Blog, books, Home Page Item, One Book Minnesota|

Normal Open Hours

Click the link above to learn more about our normal hours of operation! Call the library to learn more about library services including computer use, printing, copying, and borrowing materials. Our phone number is 218-748-7525.

By | March 30th, 2021|Blog, Home Page Item|

Express Services at your Library

Express Services at your Library The library is expanding our services for the month of March (Mar 11 - Apr 10) to include Express Browsing Monday - Friday, and Express Pickup on Saturdays. While the library will be more open to the public there are some changes to keep in mind when visiting. To learn [...]

By | March 9th, 2021|Blog, Home Page Item|

2021 Calendars

2021 Early Literacy Calendars These Early Literacy Calendars are designed to provide adults and children with fun activities for the month that help build early skills critical to child development. These calendars are available through the partnership of the Public Library Association and the Arrowhead Library System. These calendars are available to pick up during [...]

By | February 1st, 2021|Blog, children, early childhood literacy, education|

Winter Reading 2021!

This year the Virginia Public Library Winter Reading Program is participating in Zoobean’s annual winter reading challenge, #WinterRead2021: Books Like Us, sponsored by Simon & Schuster publishing.  Challenge yourself to read authors from Books Like Us. Open to All Ages Register online at or use the Beanstalk app by Zoobean Track your minutes to [...]

By | January 4th, 2021|Blog|

New Children’s and Teen Books

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 [...]

By | October 21st, 2020|Blog|