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Queen City Reads!

    Award winning Minnesota author Brian Freeman kicks off Virginia Public Library’s inaugural Queen City Reads program!    The Virginia Public Library and the City of Virginia, with the support of the Friends of the Virginia Public Library, are pleased to announce the Queen City Reads program, a community-wide reading program for the residents [...]

Virginia Public Library is rowing its way to the Olympic spirit!

One Book Northland logoAt noon on Thursday, April 7, the Virginia Public Library will be hosting its annual One Book Northland event.  One Book Northland is a collaboration among several entities, including the Virginia, Duluth, Cloquet, Two Harbors, and Superior public libraries.  The One Book committee spends many hours each autumn considering several different titles [...]

One Book, One Community — The Dance Boots

The Dance BootsOne Book, One CommunityJoin us in reading The Dance Boots by Linda LeGarde Grover, this year's One Book, One Community selection.  This collection of short stories portrays an Ojibwe community struggling to follow traditional ways of life in the face of a relentlessly changing world.  A cycle of boarding schools, alcoholism, and violence [...]

Winter 2015 Programs @ Your Library

We have had some wonderful programs this past year.  They ranged from Minnesota author Peter Geye in January and Master Gardener Carol Borich in March to musicians Briand Morrison in August and Sara Pajunen in September; from wonderful children's programs throughout the Summer Reading Program to Digital Photography 101 in October and our final 2014 [...]