Campbell County Public Library System, VA

Programs

Spring 2022 Free Event Flyer Graphic for April and May.

A variety of year-round classes and programs are held for adults. To see any upcoming special programs and events for adults, check the calendar.

 

Understanding Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Program - June 8, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Timbrook Library

Understanding Alzheimer’s Disease & Dementia
Presented by Denise Scruggs, Director Beard Center on Aging at the University of Lynchburg
Timbrook Library: June 8, 2022 (10:00 AM – 12:00 PM)
Patrick Henry Memorial Library: July 12, 2022 (2:00 PM – 3:00 PM)

One of the health conditions people worry about the most is dementia, and this concern increases as we age. In this program we will talk about the difference between normal aging and dementia, cover the symptoms, risks, and diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia, and share strategies for promoting brain health.

Technology 101: Introduction to Computers with picture of hands at a laptop.

Technology 101: Introduction to Computers
Patrick Henry Memorial Library: June 14, 2022 (2:00 PM – 3:30 PM)

It’s not as hard as you might think! This class provides an overview of how to use computers. If you have no experience or need a crash course, this is the class for you. Bring a friend! To pre-register, contact Tywanna Whorley, Adult Services Librarian, at tmwhorley@co.campbell.va.us or 434-313-3106.

Laughter is the Best Medicine Program - June 28, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Rustburg Library

Laughter is the Best Medicine
Presented by Denise Scruggs, Director Beard Center on Aging at the University of Lynchburg
Rustburg Library: June 28, 2022 (10:00 AM – 12:00 PM)

Laughter not only feels good, it is good for us. Laughter provides many benefits, including reducing stress and boosting our immune system. In this program we will look at the benefits of laughter and explore ways to bring more laughter and joy into our lives.

 

Technology

One-on-one assistance is available for specific technology needs.

Groups

Book Discussion Groups

All four Campbell County Library branches offer book discussion groups that meet once a month.

Crafting Groups

Needlework groups meet at three of the Campbell County Library branches. Stitchery styles include: Knit, crochet, quilt, embroidery, needlepoint, and more!

Roots Club

The Roots Club meets quarterly and rotates among CCPLS locations. Learn about different facets of researching ancestors and local history. Collaborate on research projects and techniques.

  • Main Branch and Timberlake Area

    Rustburg
    rb@co.campbell.va.us
    434-332-9560
    434-332-9697 (fax)
    684 Village Highway Rustburg, VA 24588

    Timbrook
    tbl@co.campbell.va.us
    434-592-9551
    434-237-6784 (fax)
    18891 Leesville Road Lynchburg, VA 24501

  • Altavista and Brookneal

    Staunton River (Altavista)
    srml@co.campbell.va.us
    434-369-5140
    434-369-1723 (fax)
    500 Washington Street Altavista, VA 24517

    Patrick Henry (Brookneal)
    phml@co.campbell.va.us
    434-376-3363
    434-376-1111 (fax)
    204 Lynchburg Avenue Brookneal, VA 24528

  • Hours

    Rustburg
    M, W, TH, F:
    9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    Tues: 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    Sat: 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Timbrook
    M, W, F:
    9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    T, TH: 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    Sat: 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

    Staunton River (Altavista)
    M, T, W, F:
    9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    TH: 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
    Sat: 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Patrick Henry (Brookneal)
    Tues: 10:00 a.m. to 7 p.m.
    TH: 10:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Sat: 10:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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