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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 https://virginiapubliclibrary.beanstack.org or use the Beanstalk app by Zoobean Track your minutes to [...]

By | January 4th, 2021|Blog, Home Page Item|

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|

New Adult Books

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 [...]

By | October 21st, 2020|Blog|

New Media Items

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 [...]

By | October 21st, 2020|Blog|

Wildlife Feeder

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 [...]

By | September 29th, 2020|Blog|

Summer Reading Final Prize

  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 [...]

By | August 24th, 2020|Blog|

Curbside Pickup @ 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 pickup.  Staff are available to answer phone calls Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday 9:00am-5:00pm, Tuesday 9:00am - 6:00pm or Saturday 10:00am-2:00pm. Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic the Virginia Public Library is closed [...]

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

Browsing the Library Collection

NOTE: Our newest item pictures have moved locations. To see the new books and media items, visit our Facebook or Instagram page. This blog post will remain active and can be found by scrolling to the bottom of our website and clicking the green/blue BLOG button. Browse our collection - through pictures! Do you like [...]

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

Bonjour! Merhaba! Hello!

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 [...]

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