Powhatan County Public Library
2016 Mini Maker Festival
The Powhatan County Public Library is pleased to announce the second annual Maker Festival, which will take place on Saturday, February 27, 2016 from 10 am to 2 pm at the library. We are looking for volunteers to help and no experience is necessary, just a desire to participate and be a “co-learner” in this fun filled day.
The family friendly festival will be focusing on “STEAM” activities, arts, crafts, science and technology.
All activities are FREE. Don’t miss this opportunity to explore your talents and inventions. Save the date and mark your calendar now, for Saturday, February 27th, at the Powhatan County Public Library, 2270 Mann Road, located in Fighting Creek Park. For more information, please contact the Powhatan Extension office 598-5640 or the library at 598-5670.
Come share your story of being African American and living in Powhatan.
Whether you’ve lived in Powhatan your whole life or you just moved into the county last week, you are an important part of Powhatan’s history and we want to hear your stories.Date: February 29, 2016
Place: Powhatan County Public Library
Large Conference Room
2270 Mann Road, Powhatan VA 23139
The February movie will be a special event in honor of Black History Month. See the above entry titled "Black History Month: A Local Perspective" for more information.
in the Large Meeting Room
11 am to 1:30 pm
For additional information contact the library at 598-5670 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Edward Jones' Financial Advisor, Edward Velasquez will be presenting a series of financial workshops for the Powhatan community in 2016.
The Workshops will all take place at the Powhatan County Public Library in the Large Conference Room.
To reserve a space for yourself and a guest please call 804-897-1127.
Rules of the Road
February 4th, 2016 at 6:00 pm
Ready or Not? Preparing for the Unexpected
February 11th, 2016 at 6:00 pm
Stocks: The Nuts and Bolts
February 18th, 2016 at 6:00 pm
Focus on Fixed Income
March 3rd, 2016 at 6:00 pm
An Investor’s Tour of Mutual Funds
March 10th, 2016 at 6:00 pm
Retirement by Design
March 17th, 2016 at 6:00 pm
March 24th, 2016 at 6:00 pm
Preparing Your Estate Plan
March 31st, 2016 at 6:00 pm
Every Tuesday from 3-5PM in the Large Meeting Room beginning October 6th
Whether you enjoy knitting, needlepoint, crocheting, beading, rug hooking, punch needle or cross stitch, embroidery, check out the weekly meeting at the Powhatan County Public Library.
Handcrafters of all ages and experience levels welcome.
Free to all ages. No registration.
NO CRAFT WILL BE PROVIDED.
Please bring your project in progress.
For more information contact Marianne Hill at 598-5670 or email@example.com
BINGO is back for the autumn! The first date is September 21st from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM. We will have some cookies and coffee, but participants are free to bring their own lunch. Here is our upcoming schedule:
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.
You will have access to high-speed Internet and reputable electronic databases. Our wireless network allows you quick access from your own laptop.
Bring the kids for fun-filled story times and sign up early for our summer reading program.
- Fax or copier service
- Proctoring for independent study exams
The Powhatan County Public Library was established as the library of record for Powhatan County on May 9, 1988. The current library was constructed in 2001 and the building was dedicated on November 3, 2001. The Library is a department of the Powhatan County government.
The purpose of the library is to acquire, organize, provide access and offer guidance to a broad range of information, materials, and services. Primarily, this mission is to encourage their use to help fulfill the intellectual, educational, social, cultural, community, and recreational needs of all people in the County.
The library is locally funded through a revenue appropriation made by the Board of Supervisors of Powhatan County, Virginia. The Library also receives state aid funding from the Library of Virginia.
Board of Trustees
The Board of Trustees is appointed by and reports to the Board of Supervisors. The director reports to the governing body, the Board of Trustees, and in an advisory capacity to the County Administrator.
Regular meetings of the trustees are held the second Wednesday of the month at 6 p.m.