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November Children’s Events

November Children's Events at the Virginia Public Library We have a lot going on in the Children's Room this November. Check out our events and their descriptions below, or take a look at our library calendar for ALL November events by clicking this link. Storytime - Nov 3, Nov 17, Nov 24 Storytime is still [...]

By | November 3rd, 2017|Blog, Home Page Item|

October Reads to Chill and Scare

Book Displays at the Library Sometime it can be hard to find just what you are looking for when you visit the library. But sometimes, we librarians can make it easier for you! Through the month of October we have books on display about Horror, Monsters, Ghosts, and other creepy tales for you to check [...]

By | October 3rd, 2017|Blog, Home Page Item|

October Library Events

Thursday, October 12 -- 12:30 - 1:30 Our first event is another Cook the Book potluck, with a twist.  Instead of choosing recipes from a set of books at the reference desk, participants will choose from AtoZ World Foods, a new online resource that the library subscribes to.  This database, as the name implies, has [...]

By | October 3rd, 2017|Blog, Home Page Item|

Youth Services Fall Update

Fall Youth Services Update Webpage Changes We have updated our Children's and Teen webpages! The Children's page now includes fun links for young children to explore, places where you can access Children's ebooks for free, and homework help websites for the upcoming school year. The Teen page includes links for helping you find--or write!--your next [...]

By | September 1st, 2017|Blog, Home Page Item|

Fall Book Sale

It is time for the fall book, media, and bake sale!  Twice each year, the Friends of the Virginia Public Library come together to organize books and media items in order to raise funds for items and programs which they help the library to provide.  Bonus:  There will also be a bake sale! Most of [...]

By | August 28th, 2017|Blog, book sale, Friends of the Virginia Public Library|

The End is Near!

Or is it?  Join us on Thursday, August 17, to learn more about the upcoming solar eclipse, and again on Monday, August 21, to celebrate it! At noon on August 17, “Astro Bob” King, of Arrowhead Astronomical Society and Duluth News Tribune fame, will present a program on the eclipse.  Topics covered include the whys [...]

By | August 14th, 2017|Blog|

Spring Book & Media Sale!

It is time for the spring book and media sale!  Twice each year, the Friends of the Virginia Public Library come together to organize books and media items in order to raise funds for items and programs which they help the library to provide. Most of the items in the book sale used to be [...]