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Monthly Book Sale

Friends of the Portsmouth Public Library Monthly Book Sale.

Friday, May 1st: 11-12 members only, 12-6 open to public,
Saturday, May 2nd: 10-4 open to public.

Featuring DIY and home improvement. Prices are Hardbacks $2, Paperbacks $1, Children’s .50 and Media .25.

Hours are Friday, 11-12 members only, 12-6 open to public, Saturday 10-4 open to public.

Main Library Basement
601 Court Street
Portsmouth VA 23704

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Court Street Closed in front of the Main Library

Please park in the County Street garage @ $1/hour while visiting the Main Library. Free parking is available at meters and in the garages and lots all day Saturday and Sunday.

Due to phase 13 of the downtown water & sewer rehabilitation project has begun by CLOSING Court and King Streets, effectively closing off access to Main Library except by foot. This phase is expected to last between 2 to 3 months.

Parking directions for Downtown Portsmouth

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Let’s Get Married: Wedding Planning 101

Are you planning a wedding? Then join us on Tuesday, April 21st at 5pm to learn tips and tricks from wedding planner, Tiffeny Wilson at the Main Library. This class will focus on creating a budget and preparing to meet vendors while enjoying cake samples! Register online or call 757-393-8501.

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Financial Wellness at Your Library

Are you financially fit? Join us for this FREE presentation and talk with a Financial Advisor! Learn how to make your money work for YOU! Families and retirees are welcome! Presented by: Daniel Smith of ACE Capital. Prizes & refreshments will be available. Monday, April 27th from 5pm-6pm at Main Library.

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Getting the Apps: OneClick eAudio and Zinio Digital Magazines

Want to learn how you can use the OneClick digital and Zinio digital magazine databases to check out and download e- audio books and digital magazines right to your computer or internet enabled tablet or smart phone? We can help you with that and answer any of your OneClick and Zinio database questions. Join us at the Main Library on May 9th from 1PM-3PM. Call 757-393-8501 for more information!

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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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Upcoming Classes at Main Library

Join us this winter through spring for a myriad of adult programs at the Main Library. We will have computer classes, financial planners, resume workshops, spring garden tips and so much more! Click continue reading for more information or call 757-393-8501.

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