Powhatan County Public Library

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Family Storytime Tuesdays at 10:30 AM September 10 through November 19 Join us for a story and a fun
Teen Tuesdays. Earn volunteer hours at PCPL's Teen Advisory Creative Organization every Tuesday a
Music and Movement Wednesdays at 10:30 am from September 11 to November 20
First Friday Playdate from 10am to 12pm Friday October 4 and November 1
Meet Graham at Sit, Stay and Read October 7 at 6:30pm
Bingo on October 7 and December 9 at 11:00 am in the large conference room
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Library for All1:00 PM Thursday:Nov 14

Each month, join Library for All, PCPL's club designed for disabled adults and their caregivers. Each hour-long meeting offers a brief group discussion; a focused group activity or tour; and a craft or game. Caregivers must remain with attendees during the program.  


Take 2 Tuesday11:00  AM Tuesday:Nov 19

Join us for our November movie where future Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg launches her career fighting for gender equality by proving discrimination on the basis of sex is unconstitutional. 

The film will be shown on Tuesday, November 19 at 11:00 AM in the Library’s Meeting Room. Rated PG-13. Runtime 120 minutes. Refreshments are provided courtesy of the Friends of the Powhatan Library.


Family Storytime10:30 AM Tuesdays:Sept. 10 - Nov. 19

Join us for a fun, interactive storytime designed to introduce children to reading and language. Storytime is a great way to reinforce early literacy skills.


Teen Tuesdays4:00 - 5:00 PM Tuesdays:Sept. 10 - Nov. 19

Make a difference at your library with TACO (Teen Advisory Creative Organization). Help plan and run teen programs, create library displays, suggest YA books and earn volunteer hours. Refreshments provided. Grades 6-12 welcome.


Music & Movement10:30 AM Wednesdays:Sept. 11 - Nov. 20

At this active storytime for ages 0-5, we’ll stretch, sing, dance and explore music with rhythm instruments and stories! Singing and playing through movement is a fun way to develop gross motor, listening and social skills to reinforce early learning concepts.


Computer Basics1:00 PM Wednesday:Nov. 20

Want to learn about computers and don’t know where to start? PCPL is offering a computer class for beginners. This month learn how your computer is organized, including files and folders, and discover how to find what you're looking for. Future classes will build on this knowledge. Class space is limited so sign up at the front desk.


Sit, Stay & Read6:30 PM Monday:Dec. 2

Readers grades 1-6 are invited to spend time reading aloud to Graham, a certified therapy dog. Dogs are great listeners, and reading aloud can help children grow in confidence and reading fluency. 


BINGO11:00 AM Monday:Dec. 9

Bingo is sponsored by the Friends of the Library and everyone is invited to join in on the fun. Coffee and light refreshments will be served, courtesy of the Powhatan Friends of the Library. Players are also welcome to bring their own lunch. Join us to make new friends, win prizes and have a good time at the library!

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Stop by the library and fill out a card application. Then explore the 54,000 titles we have to offer, in book, audio or video formats. If we don't have what you want, we can usually get it.

Internet Access

Access high-speed Internet, wi-fi and e-database information. 


Bring the kids for fun-filled story times and sign up early for our summer reading program.

Other Services

  • Printer and scanner
  • Fax
  • Copier
  • Proctoring
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.