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Family Movie

Family Movie

Saturdays at 2:00 June 20, July 11, & August 1 Family friendly afternoon movie. Bring a picnic lunch if you wish.

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Super Movie Fridays

Super Movie Fridays

June 19, 26, & July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Movie Marathons for Teens. Superhero movies of all sorts. From the time we open until we close. In the meeting room.

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Rainbow Puppets

Rainbow Puppets

Tuesday 16 June 4:00 Rainbow Puppets return with their popular "Creatures Great and Small" show. There's an acrobatic flea... there's a giant stegosaurus and practically everything in between ...

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Brick Build Blast!

Brick Build Blast!

Saturday afternoons in the Children's Area 2:00 - 4:00 June 13, 27 & July 25 Drop in and build something super! You supply the ideas, we supply the bricks. Bring your imagination and construction talent to the library for an ...

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Blood Drive

Blood Drive

June 12 11:00 - 4:00 Be a real life Super Hero. Save a life. Donate Blood! Sign-up by calling the library at 540 731 3621 or CLICK HERE to visit the Red Cross then click the schedule a ...

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Teen Lock In

Teen Lock In

Overnight at the Library 7:30 pm Saturday the 6th to 7:30 am Sunday the 7th Registration limited. Parental permission form required by Thursday June 4 at 5:00. Participants must have a ride home from event. Don't forget to ...

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Three Sisters Gardening

Three Sisters Gardening

Wednesdays at 11:00 amJune 9, 16, 23, & 30 Join us in the library backyard. It's fun in the garden for your little sprouts!

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Summer Reading & Bedtime Math Programs begin

Summer Reading & Bedtime Math Programs begin

Keep your mind heroically strong all summer long! Be sure to pick up your reading log and calendar when you sign up!

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Summer Reading Sign-ups Begin

Summer Reading Sign-ups Begin

You don't need a secret identity to join the fun! Register at either the front circulation desk or children's department desk. Summer reading programs combat the "summer slide" by encouraging children, teens, and adults to read for pleasure during the ...

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CLOSED JULY FOURTH

CLOSED JULY FOURTH

Enjoy the Holiday We will be closed Saturday the 4th of July to celebrate of the 239th anniversary of our nation's independence! Do you have enough books?

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CLOSED

CLOSED

We apologize for any inconvenience Please remember after Memorial Day the library is closed on Sundays during the summer. Sunday hours resume after Labor Day weekend.

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Employment Opportunity Youth Services Librarian

Do you have what it takes to lead the youth services department at RPL? Do you hold a library degree? Our mission is to educate, enlighten and enrich our community. Youth services librarian description Youth Services Librarian Job Posting application for employment

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CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY

CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY

MONDAY 25 MAY The library will be closed Monday 25 May in observance of Memorial Day

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OneClickdigital service from Recorded Books expands your access to audio books. Browse, create wish lists, and download titles for use on all popular digital listening devices. A library card is needed for access.

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We’re Looking for Yearbooks

We're Looking for Yearbooks

We would like to fill the gaps in our Radford High School and Dalton Middle School yearbook collections. If you have any of the following dates, and would like to donate them, we will give them a good home. ...

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Text a Librarian

Text a Librarian

Begin a live chat with a librarian at the Radford Public Library. You can either send a text message via your smart phone by dialing 66746 and precede your initial question with askradford Or you can begin chatting with a librarian from the ...

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RESEARCH!
Basic instruction services including but not limited to Catalog use, locating materials in the collection, layout of the collection in Adult, Children, and Young Adult Sections of the library.
TECHNOLOGY ASSISTANCE:
Basic instruction services including but not limited to Basic computer instruction, including but not limited to mouse manipulation, computer troubleshooting techniques, and installing programs.
EMAIL SETUP
Basic instruction services including but not limited to setting up your personal email account and related email assistance.
ONLINE RESOURCES:
Basic instruction services including but not limited to utilizing library online resources, including America's News, Zinio, Overdrive, AtoZDatabases, and FinditVA.
JOB HUNTING
Basic instruction services including but not limited to online job resources including assistance with filling out job applications, instruction using online content offered by the Radford Library, such as Career cruising AtZdatabases and Glassdoor.

Children

The Children’s Department at RPL contains books and multimedia for babies through 6th graders. We’re always excited to help you find a good book or do research. Our programs include storytimes, movies, crafts, and special performers.

Download the latest Issue Of "Children's Corner" to learn about our upcoming events!


Teens

The Radford Public Library has, for many years, served as a place for teenagers to come after school. The “Teen Scene,” was built specifically for this age group. With a liberal collection of books, the young adult area also offers recorded audio books, and magazines all available for check out.

Adults

Explore the services the Radford Public Library offers to adults of all ages. The search for information and enrichment never ends! The library staff is here to direct you to the correct source. From the newest technology to the oldest classic, RPL is your answer!