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


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



Fall 2014 Newsletter


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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Fall 2014 Newsletter

The new Bookmarks newsletter is now available with lots of programs for kids, teens, and adults. Registration for programs is now open so sign up today!

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, Google, iPad, and more.  Click on the image to start learning today!

scary tales book coverAuthor Book Signing

Thursday, October 23rd,    5:00 to 6:15 PM

James Preller, children's book author of the Jigsaw Jones mysteries and Scary Tales series, will be at the library signing books. Bring your own book or purchase one during the event. Sponsored by Friends of the Poquoson Public Library.

Virginia Wilderness

Monday, October 27th   7:00 to 8:30 PM


Discover the Virginia wilderness of the Shenandoah National Park with Dan Summers of the Virginia Living Museum. The geology, plants, animals, and preservation of these natural habitats will be discussed. Register online or at the Circulation Desk.

Fun with Digital Books

Tuesday, October 28th   7:00 to 8:30 PM

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Join us to learn how to access the library's eBook and e-audiobook collection so you can download these books to your home computer, Kindle, Nook, iPad, or other devices. Register online or at the Circulation Desk.

Wilderness 50    Traveling Exhibit

Stop by and visit the Virginia Wilderness traveling exhibit from Oct 15 through Nov 15. This exhibit is sponsored by the National Park Service, Forest Service and other conservation organizations to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act.

Planning Your Next Career Move


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.

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Mon and Thurs, 1:00 to 2:00 PM

Do you have questions about technology or your electronic device? Let the library staff help you! Come in anytime between 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm on Mondays and Thursdays to get assistance.

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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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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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