Campbell County Public Library System, VA

Programs

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

Campbell Event Guide

Event Guide

 

Hunter Safety Class

Rustburg Library: October 8, 2022 (9:00 AM – 5:00 PM)

The Basic Hunter Education Course covers materials on hunting safety, principles of conservation, and sportsmanship. Pre-study is required as all test material is not covered in class. Taught by a representative of the VA Department of Wildlife Resources. Pre-registration is required, as spaces are limited.

 

Night at the Museum
Avoca Museum: October 14 & 15, 2022 (6:00 PM – 8:00 PM)

Families will travel across the grounds of the Avoca’s beautiful property and listen to four actors present their character’s connection to Avoca. The event will be a similar experience to a professional theater performance.

Each person in your group over 3 years old will need their own free pass. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your scheduled tour time. This event will be held rain or shine. We suggest that you bring a flashlight as the grounds may be uneven and dark. If you need to cancel your pass, please cancel through Eventbrite or contact us so that someone else can sign up.

You must register for your tour through Eventbrite.

Need accommodations or have questions? Email campbellevents@co.campbell.va.us or give the Events & Experiences Team a call at 434-313-3104.

 

Caregiving: Tips and Techniques From Someone Who Has Been There

Staunton River Memorial Library: October 19, 2022 (10:00 AM – 12:00 PM)

Caregiving is a labor of love. In this program we will share strategies for making the journey a little easier and discuss resources that can be used when caring for another. Presented by the Alzheimer’s Association in partnership with The Beard Center on Aging at the University of Lynchburg. For more information, contact Tywanna Whorley at tmwhorley@co.campbell.va.us or  call (434) 313-3106.

 

Technology 101

Timbrook Library: October 26, 2022 (2:00 PM – 3:30 PM)

Interested in learning about computers, software programs and more? Get an overview of tech and now to navigate it. For more information, contact Sarah Johnson at smjohnson@co.campbell.va.us or  call (434) 332-9658.

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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