Poquoson Public Library

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Location and Hours

Poquoson Public Library
500 City Hall Ave
Poquoson, VA 23662
Phone: 757-868-3060
Fax: 757-868-3106
Email: library@poquoson-va.gov

Directions

Hours
Mon-Thur 10 AM to 9 PM
Fri-Sat 10 AM to 5 PM
Sun 1 PM to 5 PM

 

 

Fall 2014 Newsletter

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The link above leads to a PDF version of the Fall 2014 newsletter. Copies are also available at the Circulation Desk. 

 

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Labor Day Closing

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The library will be closed on Monday, September 1st in observance of Labor Day.  We will reopen on Tuesday, September 2nd at 10:00 AM.


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Teen Kudos!

Thank you to the 59 teens who donated over 1122 hours to help make our 2014 Summer Reading Program a success!



NEW   Atomic Training

Atomic Training Now you can learn computer software from the comfort of your home with access to video tutorials on the most popular software and devices including Microsoft Office, Adobe, Goggle, iPad, and more.  Click on the image to start learning today!

                     Ask the Gardening Pro

Wednesday, September 3rdgardener

10:00 AM to Noon

Drop by the library to get answers to your lawn and garden questions from Dan Nortman, the York/Poquoson extension agent. Dan will also help diagnose your garden problems.




Planning Your Next Career Move

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Sep 11th, Oct 9th, Nov 13th, Dec 11th

10:00 AM to Noon

Need help with your job search, application process, resume, or interviewing skills?  Join us on the 2nd Thursday of each month and we’ll go over the Virginia Workforce website to help you develop the skills to make it happen.  Please bring your resume and any job postings of interest. 

Register online or at the Circulation Desk.


Meet T.C. Boyle

T.C. BoyleThe New York Times best selling author of 24 books of fiction will present a talk and book  signing at 7:00 PM on Thursday, Oct 9th at CNU’s David Student Union. This is the 8th major author event sponsored by the Virginia Peninsula Literary Consortium. Free tickets are available at the library beginning Tuesday, Sept 9th, on a first come, first served basis with a limit of 2 tickets per person.

 

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Book Reviews

Looking for a good book to read. Check out the book reviews from this summer's Adult Reading Program here


1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

rainbowCalling all families of preschoolers from birth to 5 years!  The library has partnered with Poquoson Kiwanis Club to help you prepare your youngster to enter kindergarten ready to read. Reading 1,000 books to your preschooler may sound daunting at first, but you are probably already doing it and just don’t realize it. You can set your own pace; it can be a multi-year project. Come into the library to register and get started.


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One Click audiobooks

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Picturing the Past

family picture Teaming up with the Poquoson Museum and the Poquoson Historical Commission, the library is creating a digital archive of historic photos for the public to enjoy. If you have old photographs, negatives, or slides and would consider loaning them to the library for scanning, please call the library at 757-868-3060.
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