Powhatan County Public Library

Powhatan County Public Library will be closed on Monday, January 18th in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.  The Library will reopen for our Books to Go service at 10:00am on Tuesday, January 19th.
At 5:00 PM on Monday, January 25 PCPL's circulation system will be undergoing an upgrade and will be unavailable for several hours. This means no holds can be placed nor can any e-books or e-audios be checked out. We apologise for the inconvenience.

To limit the spread of Covid-19 Powhatan County Public Library has temporarily moved to providing contactless pickup only.

Effective Monday, December 7, the library building will be closed to the public until further notice. 

For Books to Go Contactless Pick Up call 598-5670 or place holds online.
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GED Classes


The Capital Region Adult Education Program is offering free virtual learning opportunities this fall beginning the week of September 21. Students interested in enrolling in classes should call 804-780-6039.

The Capital Region Adult Education Program provides classes to prepare individuals in need of a GED® or basic math, reading, computer and workforce skills.

See this flyer for the fall schedule and more information.


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Need help finding the next step in your career?   

Virginia Career Works – Capital Region is here to help through their new Career Services Portal.  This program is designed for job seekers to access Virginia Career Works services remotely.   

They provide many services to job seekers including: 

➢ One-on-one assistance with resumes, cover letters and thank you letters
➢ Assistance with completing employment applications
➢ Career counseling
➢ Development of an individual employment plan
➢ In-depth interviewing skills development
➢ Career and skills testing
➢ Occupational skills training, on-the-job training, job readiness training
➢ Referrals to specialized services 

How can you get started? 

Visit www.vcwcapital.com/orientation for more about their services and get started down the path towards your next step.


WOWBRARY a weekly newsletter of PCPL's newest books, DVDs, magazines and audiobooks
Would you like to hear about the many exciting bestsellers, movie and audiobooks almost the very moment they arrive at the library? Then sign up for Wowbrary’s weekly emails here: www.wowbrary.com It’s a free service.


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Services
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. 

Programs
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