Holiday Closure

In observance of Thanksgiving, both the County Library  and the New Market Area Library will close at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, November 26 and will remain closed on Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28. Regular hours will resume on Saturday, November 29. For the schedules of our other locations, please contact these libraries directly.

New Market Festivities

'Tis the season at the New Market Area Library! On Saturday, December 6, the library will take part in the Town of New Market's "'Tis the Season" festivities. From 9:30 am-1:00 pm, the library will host a book sale. Following the town parade at 5:00 pm, the library will also host Santa Claus! Each child attending will receive a small gift, so please join us.

Santa at the County Library

Join us at the County Library on Tuesday, December 9 and Wednesday, December 10 at 10:30 am for very special storytimes. Santa Claus himself will stop by, and share stories, songs and crafts with us. Don't miss out!

Position Announcement

The Mt. Jackson Community Library seeks applicants for the position of Library Manager. For information on duties and qualifications, please click here.



Shenandoah Room Hours

Devoted to local history resources, the Shenandoah Room at the County Library is open during regular business hours.  Please note:  Material held in the Archives Room can be made available only from Monday-Friday.  The Shenandoah Room operates primarily as a self-service facility, with assistance available according to the following schedule:

Day Hours Volunteers
Monday 10am-4pm Jan Hood
Tuesday 10am-1pm Dan Smith
Wednesday Self-Service through Dec. 10 Nick Yarnold
Thursday 10am-1pm Dan Smith
  5:30pm-7:30pm, 4th Thursday Barbara Adamson
Friday Self-Service N/A
Saturday Self-Service except:  
  1st Saturday, 10am-2:30pm Judy Reynolds
  4th Saturday, 10am-12pm Jim Clayton 


Computer Club

The Shenandoah Valley Computer Club meets at the County Library on Tuesday, December 2 at 1:00 pm. Adult Services Librarian David Robinson will discuss the library's free digital resources, and he will have on hand a variety of portable devices for you to explore. Refreshments will be served.

Make-It & Take-It Workshop

On Saturday, December 6 at 10:30 am, the County Library will hold a "Make-It & Take-It Workshop." Make a gift to share, and create crafts to decorate the library's Activity Room. We hope to see you there!



Wordless Books

Join us at the County Library on Tuesday, December 9 at 6:30 pm for a special storytime event. Miss Diane--along with Miss Susan and Miss Dana and several Shenandoah County teachers--will explore the great stories of wordless books. There will be music, snacks and crafts, so please stop by!

November 2014 Multiple Copy Fiction

Place a hold now to get in line for these books by popular authors:

Multiple copies of each title will be here in November. Keep up with your favorite author, or find a great new book! You can also view Multiple Copy Fiction for the past 12 months.

The Burning Room Michael Connelly 11/3
A New York Christmas Anne Perry 11/4
Let Sleeping Dogs Lie Rita Mae Brown 11/4
Blue Labyrinth Preston/Child 11/11
Flesh And Blood Patricia Cornwell 11/11
Private India James Patterson 11/11
Revival Stephen King 11/11
The Cinderella Murder Mary Higgins Clark 11/18
The Escape David Baldacci 11/18
The Job Janet Evanovich 11/18
The Mistletoe Promise Richard Paul Evans 11/18
Hope To Die James Patterson 11/24
Betrayed Lisa Scottoline 11/25


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