Today is National Summer Learning Day! “National Summer Learning Day is a national advocacy day aimed at elevating the importance of keeping kids learning, safe and healthy every summer, ensuring they return to school in the fall ready to succeed in the year” – National Summer Learning Association To celebrate, we thought we would… Read More Keep Learning All Summer Long!
Summer has set in and the rising temperatures are making us sweat! At the library we have air conditioning, lots of good books, and plenty of ways to spend some time cooling off in the summer. Did you know we also show movies? Many of The Great American Read titles have been made into award… Read More Summer Movies at Your Library!
We’ve been busy checking off our reads on The Great American Read checklist! There are so many amazing novels to enjoy. Have you seen our librarian’s recommendations on Instagram and Facebook? Share your favorites using #HenricoGreatRead to win a $25 gift certificate to Barnes and Noble! To enhance your reading lives we have some exciting… Read More Upcoming Great American Read Programs
Pride month might be coming to an end, but we have a great selection of LGBTQIA+ books for you to read year round! There are so many great works of LGBTQIA+ literature out there. While we have tried to highlight a diverse range of experience, this list is not exhaustive. Staff have sent in their… Read More Happy Pride!
Across the county, library staff are comparing their summer reading lists.
Henrico County Public Library now offers Caregiver Kits to help those with dementia or memory challenges and their caregivers make connections. With a kit, you can spend a nostalgic afternoon together remembering the past. Explore a variety of topics from cooking to local history.
Our summer reading theme this year is “Libraries Rock!” and we are very excited to fill the summer with music!