14362 New Towne Haven Lane
Carrollton, VA 23314
Ph: 757.238.2641 | Fax: 757.238.3932
Branch Manager: Shannon Conroy
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Hours of Operation
Monday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday 12:00pm - 7:00pm
Wednesday 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Thursday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Friday 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 1:00pm
The Carrollton Women's Club selected as one of their goals in 1980 the establishment of a Library in the Carrollton community. Through their efforts and the generosity of Senator Elmon Gray and Mr. Horace Gray, the original library building in Carisbrooke was contracted to the county of Isle of Wight, rent free for 15 years in 1983. On January 10, 1984 it opened its doors as the Carrollton branch of the Blackwater Regional Library. It was staffed by the volunteers from the Carrollton Women's Club and other interested citizens during its first six months of operation. Currently the library has a paid staff but continues to use volunteers.
The Friends of the Carrollton Public Library are a non-profit organization devoted to supporting the Carrollton Public Library. The Friends' purpose is to foster closer relations between the library and the citizens of Carrollton and to lead in the development and improvement of library resources and services. This includes fundraising for library programs, materials, furniture, etc.
Please help your library by volunteering as a Friend of the Library! We are always seeking Friends, and are also currently looking for a Vice President, a Secretary, and a Marketing Coordinator to join the Friends' Board.
Current Art Exhibit - A variety of student artwork from Smtihfield High School in the style of Banksy, Keith Haring, graffiti artwork, collage, ink, watercolor, and acrylics.
|Beginning Knitting||Wednesdays, 6-8 pm|
|*||Bring Gardening Home series|
3rd Saturday @ 10 am
see flyer for details
|Carrollton Art Gallery|
|Computer Tutoring||Tues/Wed, 12:30-4:30 pm, with appointment|
| ||GED Tutoring, FREE||Tuesdays, 5-7 pm|| |
Medicare Benefits Counseling
|2nd Tuesdays, monthly, 1-3 pm||*canceled in May|
|*||Seed Swap Library ||ongoing||see flyer for details|
|Stretch & Tone||Fridays, 10-11 am||First-come, first-served|
|*||Weatherization Seminar||4th Mondays, monthly, 1-3 pm|| |
AARP Tax-Aide - Free tax aide! First come, first-served. In person registration begins at Noon for each session. Sessions held from 2-6 pm. Priority to ages 60+.
Science Saturday - Saturdays @ 11 am
- 04/11 - Archaeology
- 05/02 - Time & Measurement
04/01/15 (Wed., 1:30-3 pm) Stay Connected with the Master Naturalists: Precious Pollinators.
04/13 - 04/17 National Library Week! Join us in celebrating our spirit days and win a free book!
04/13/15 (Mon., 10:30 am) Mismatch Monday Toddler Fashion Show! (National Library Week program)
05/22/15 (Friday) Submission deadline for Open Call to Artists. Artist Agreement Form.