Thank you to the hundreds of Henrico area residents who attended All Henrico Reads with Reyna Grande last night. Reyna gave a masterful talk that began by describing what the “distance” in The Distance Between Us meant for her. In the end, Reyna brought all of us closer together by focusing on not just the metaphorical distance,… Read More Thank you for attending All Henrico Reads with Reyna Grande!
April 8-14 is National Library Week, and this year’s theme is “Libraries Lead.” National Library Week was founded sixty years ago, in 1958, in order to celebrate the contributions of libraries and library workers, and to affirm support for libraries. National Library Week is administered by the American Library Association. Within National Library Week, we… Read More National Library Week 60th Anniversary
HCPL started off the new year with an exciting new program. In January, the first meeting of Next Chapter Book Group took place at the Tuckahoe Library. Now starting its second session, Next Chapter Book Club at Tuckahoe still has a few open spaces. Read on to learn more about the program, and how to… Read More Next Chapter Book Club
We are accepting diaper donations at all of our libraries during the month of March. All donated diapers will go to the Capital Diaper Bank for distribution to “infants, toddlers and their families who are experiencing a financial crisis due to homelessness, medical challenges, hospitalization, and disasters.” Help keep babies healthy and happy!
Librarians read a lot – it’s kind of our thing. So when we asked HCPL staff to compile their favorites from 2017 and share them with you, we ended up with quite a list! Read on to discover your local librarians’ picks. We hope you’ll discover something great to read that you may have missed… Read More HCPL Staff Picks: Best of 2017!
Exciting news for fans of all ages: over 250 Marvel comics have been added to Hoopla from Henrico County Public Library! All you need is an internet-connected device and your library card. You never wait for holds with Hoopla, meaning all of your favorite Marvel comics, plus eBooks, eAudiobooks, music, movies, and television shows, are ready for… Read More Over 250 Marvel Comics now available on Hoopla!
Henrico County Public Library (HCPL) is pleased to announce Custom Book Lists for Kids, an online book recommendation service for children and their parents. The service allows parents and caregivers to fill out an online form to receive personalized book recommendations from HCPL librarians within one week. The Custom Book List will contain links to… Read More Introducing Custom Book Lists for Kids!