Latest Public Libraries News Releases
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 · 02:40 pm
Sonia Alcantara-Antoine joined Virginia Beach Public Library (VBPL) as public services manager on Dec. 7, 2014. Responsible for ensuring high quality services and programs for Virginia Beach residents of all ages, she oversees VBPL’s 10 branches and bookmobile, as well as t...
Thursday, November 20, 2014 · 10:00 am
Virginia Beach Public Library Director Eva Poole will be at work on Friday, Nov. 21 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., but she won’t be in her warm office at the municipal center. Instead, she will brave the elements and work from the roof of the Pungo-Blackwater Library to raise awaren...
Wednesday, November 05, 2014 · 08:40 am
The Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library Art Gallery is accepting applications for its 2015 monthly art exhibits. Following a competitive, juried process, applicants will be selected to display their work for one month in the Central Library art gallery.
To be eligible, the...
Thursday, October 30, 2014 · 11:00 am
Virginia Beach Public Library will host an event at the Central Library, Friday, Nov. 7, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. to celebrate the Bookmobile’s new look. A brief ceremony will be followed by light refreshments and tours of the vehicle.
The Bookmobile’s new wrap was designed...
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 · 10:10 am
Beach’s Bayside Area Library is hosting a Block Party on Election Day, Tuesday,
Nov. 4, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Stop by on the way to or from casting your vote
and bring the kids for lunch and treats available for purchase from local food
trucks, Bro’s Fish Tacos...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 · 02:30 pm
Just in time for National Novel Writing Month (November), Virginia Beach Public Library (VBPL) has launched a do-it-yourself publishing tool, FastPencil for Libraries. With a Virginia Beach Public Library card, local writers can access FastPencil from the library’s website ...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 · 02:35 pm
Virginia Beach’s Oceanfront Area Library is hosting a fun-filled
day of activities on Saturday, Oct. 4, 10 years to the day the library opened
at 700 Virginia Beach Blvd. Virginia Beach Public Library Director Eva Poole
will launch the festivities, followed by a variety o...
Tuesday, November 05, 2013 · 10:00 am
The Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library Art Gallery is accepting applications for its 2014 monthly art exhibits. Following a competitive, juried process, applicants will be selected to display their work for one month in the Central Library art gallery.
To be eligible, th...