Powhatan County Public Library

Click here to view the full 2019 Summer Reading Program schedule
Click here to view PCPL's July newsletter of upcoming programs and events
Masterpiece Mondays explore printmaking, watercolors, collage and other art forms from picture books
Summer Storytime every Tuesday from June 18 to July 30 at 10:30 AM, and Music and Movement every Wed
TACO Teens meet every Tuesday at 2 PM this July
Library for All, PCPL's club for disabled adults and their caretakers meets on July 25 at 1 PM
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Summer Reading Kickoff6:00 PM Tuesday:June 4@ PCPL

Learn about this year’s summer reading events and prizes and enjoy performances by Powhatan High School’s Show Choir and Drama Club. A pizza dinner will be served courtesy area elementary school PTOs.

See our Summer Reading Program page for more information about the program and our various events.

Magic Instruction from Magician Mickey (ages 8-12)3:00 PM Thursday:June 20@ PCPL
Magic Show for All Ages6:00 PM Thursday:June 20@ PCPL
Jonathan the Juggler6:00 PM Thursday:June 27@ PCPL
Barefoot Puppets of Richmond (AM)11:00 AM Thursday:July 11@ Flat Rock Elem.
Barefoot Puppets of Richmond (PM)6:00 PM Thursday:July 11@ PCPL
Metro Richmond Zoo Reptiles2:00 PM Thursday:July 18@ PCPL
Summer Reading Finale
with Nutzy & Nutasha of the Richmond Flying Squirrels
6:00 PM Thursday:July 25@ PCPL


Masterpiece Mondays Art Program2:00 PM Monday:June 17 - July 29 @ PCPL

At each session, artists will create artwork inspired by a famous artist or illustrator. For our first Masterpiece Monday, we’ll explore tape resist and splatter techniques inspired by American artist Jackson Pollack. Children ages 5-12 are invited to join us in the Children’s Activity Room for this creative adventure!  

Summer Storytime 10:30 AM Every Tuesday from June 18 to July 30 at PCPL

Summer Storytime10:30 AM Tuesdays:June 18 - July 30 @ PCPL

Our goal is to provide families with opportunities to introduce children to reading and language in a fun and interactive manner. Storytime attendance helps improve and reinforce early literacy skills. No registration required.


Music & Movement Storytime10:30 AM Wednesdays:June 19 - July 31 @ PCPL

Bring your little one (aged 0-5) to stretch, sing, dance and explore music with rhythm instruments and stories! Singing and playing through movement develops gross motor, listening and social skills to reinforce early learning concepts. No registration required.

Book a Librarian ServiceBook a Librarian

Schedule a one-hour appointment with a librarian to assist you with dedicated technology 
assistance.  To book an appointment stop by or call the library at 804-598-5670 or by fill out this online request form.

For more information on library programs please contact Whitney Berriman, Powhatan County Public Library at 804-598-5670 x3401 or via email, wberriman@powhatanlibrary.net.
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