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Computer Classes

Need to learn the basics?

Learn about the computer hardware, software, keyboard and mouse.

Need to learn about the internet or create an email address?

We can help with that.  

Our April classes are filled.

Registration for our May sessions coming soon.

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Anatomy of the Novel

Do you have an idea that would make the bones of a great novel? Would you just like to write better? Amazon best-selling author E. Ayers will lead this three-part, hands-on writing workshop. Each session will build on the previous, allowing you the chance to grow your writing skills and find your voice. We will […]

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7 Cities 1 Book

The 7 Cities, 1 Book program is a collaboration between the cities of Chesapeake, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk, and Virginia Beach. Modeled after The Big Read and One Book, One Community, this program will promote  the value of reading, lifelong learning, and community-building in Hampton Roads.  This year’s book is Fahrenheit 451 by […]

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Lego Club @ PPL

Come to our Lego Club on Saturday March 28th, 2015 from 2-4pm. Ages 6-11

Main Library 601 Court St.

Free Program! and Free parking in parking garage on Saturdays!

Your projects will be displayed in the Library and on our website!

The LEGO CLUB will meet on the 4th Saturday of each month.

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AARP Tax Aide

Free, volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance service serving low and middle income taxpayers with special attention to those ages 60 and older.

Churchland Branch Library
4934 High Street West Portsmouth VA 23703
Monday through Friday: February 2nd – April 15th, 10 AM – 3 PM

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Income Taxes (Federal & State)

Federal Forms OR call: 1-800-829-3676

As of now, the IRS will not be mailing out either the 1040 forms or instructions until the middle of January. Additionally, the IRS states the 2014 filing season will begin January 31st. Forms are available on

***A select type and quantity of FREE forms will be available at all library locations once we get the forms in.***

VA State Forms OR call: 804-440-2541

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