Join staff from Richmond National Battlefield Park as we explore the history of the Civilian Conservation Corps in Henrico County. In the 1930s this group cleared the grounds and laid […] [...]Continue reading Historically Speaking: The CCC & Creation of Ft. Harrison
Tuckahoe District Supervisor Patricia S. O’Bannon will host a Tuckahoe Town Meeting on Thursday, April 22 to highlight plans for summer programs and services at Henrico County parks and libraries. [...]Continue reading Tuckahoe meeting April 22 to discuss summer plans for parks, libraries
If you’re looking to escape the monotony of countless days at home, get lost in a good book from the Henrico County Public Library (HCPL). The COVID-19 pandemic may have closed library buildings, but there are thousands of great reads accessible online.
From classics to bestsellers, OverDrive offers HCPL’s largest collection of eBooks. There are more than 100,000 choices. Members can check out up to 25 titles at a time and keep the eBooks for up to 21 days. Other options include online audiobooks, magazines, music, movies, picture books and newspapers to stream or download. [...]Continue reading Libraries offering eBooks and services you can access from home
Bestselling writer will discuss work at April 2 event
The 2020 All Henrico Reads author event will feature the acclaimed 2017 novel “Sourdough” by international-bestselling author Robin Sloan. The author will appear Thursday, April 2 at Glen Allen High School to talk about the novel and his broader work.
[...]Continue reading All Henrico Reads to feature novel ‘Sourdough,’ author Robin Sloan
As director, Weedman will oversee an agency with a staff of 206 employees and a budget of $18.8 million in fiscal 2017-18. [...]Continue reading Weedman named director of Henrico County Public Library
Meetings seek ideas on spaces and services for specific age groups as well as designs for the entire facility. [...]Continue reading Henrico residents invited to share design ideas for new Fairfield Area Library
The new Varina Area Library, 1875 New Market Road, will host a community celebration in honor of the opening of the library on Wednesday, June 1 from 6-9 p.m. [...]Continue reading New Varina Area Library to Open in June!