Blackwater Regional Library











This holiday season, Blackwater Regional Library will host a Santa for Seniors donation drive to collect items of need and comfort. If you are able, we would sincerely appreciate your assistance in collecting items November 14 – December 10, 2022. Drop-off locations may be found at all branches of BRL. Thank you!

Suggested Items:

  • Puzzle Books (Crossword, Word Search, Sudoku)
  • Adult Coloring Books and Colored Pencils
  • Cross Stitch Kits and Patterns
  • Puzzles
  • Playing Cards
  • Personal Care Items for Bathing and Grooming – Tissues, Nail Clippers, Toothbrushes, Toothpaste, Wipes, nail polish and remover
  • Socks (Non-Skid) or Slippers
  • Knitted/Crocheted Lap Blankets and/or Throws
  • Note Pads/Pens/Pencils
  • Walker Bag/Organizer
  • Wheelchair Bag/Organizer
  • Knitted/Crocheted Fingerless Gloves and Hats
  • Window Bird Feeder/Food
  • Costume Jewelry
  • Handwritten Notes/Holiday Cards for Residents
  • Gift Cards for Activity Staff to purchase supplies for events
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    access to innovative technologies 
    and a skilled staff to patrons
    in our service area.

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  • Blackwater Regional Library
    serves the communities of:
    Isle of Wight, Southampton, Surry
    and Sussex Counties 
    and the City of Franklin

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