Tazewell County Public Library

Pumpkin Painting Party

BRING YOUR OWN PUMPKIN to the library to decorate and paint at the Richlands Library on Monday, October 22 at 6:00pm! All decorating supplies such as paint and stickers will be provided by the library. Light refreshments will be served. Learn More

Monster Mash Party

Join us at the Bluefield Library on Tuesday, October 23 from 6:00 ‚Äď 7:00pm for a cute and silly Monster themed party. Games, Crafts, Stories and More! Learn More

Murder at the Library Book Club

Join us for our new Mystery Book Club at the Tazewell Library on Thursday, October 18 from 12:00pm - 1:00pm. Choose from one of four mystery selections. Bring your own lunch. Learn More

Friends of the Library Fundraiser

Join us on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at Painted Peak Brewery on Main Street Tazewell. For every beer sold that day, $1 will go to support the Friends of the Library! Join us that night for for Trivia Night at 7pm to have fun, support the library, and test your knowledge. Learn More about the Friends of the Library

Fall Children's Programs

Readers' Theater

Readers' Theater offers a unique opportunity to collaborate with other kids age 8 and up in performing a play. Kids read from scripts and prepare props. Readers' Theater is a fun way to develop public speaking skills. Call the Tazewell Library to sign up. Learn More

Tween Tech & Gaming

Bluefield | Tazewell

Tweens and Teens are invited to gather and explore new technology and play board games. Snacks provided. Learn More

After School Programs

Bluefield | Tazewell

Come to the library after school for educational and exciting programs geared towards kids from k-5th grade. Enjoy stories, crafts, games and snacks and experience the treasures of your public library. Learn More

Mother Goose on the Loose

For ages 0 to 3, Mother Goose on the Loose is an award-winning nursery rhyme program for children. Children and caregivers enjoy nursery rhymes, music, and movement during this 30-minute interactive program. An ideal early learning experience! No sign up required. Learn More

Lego Club

Bluefield | Richlands | Tazewell

For children in Kindergarten to 5th grade, join other Lego enthusiasts to create unique and colorful constructions. Kids love the unlimited open-ended possibilities of building with Legos. Legos are provided by the library. Help us to build great minds! Call the library to sign up. Learn More

Story Time

Bluefield | Richlands | Tazewell

Story Time is a great early learning experience! Listen to stories, play instruments, wave scarves and make crafts. Join in the fun! Learn More

Book Clubs


Join us on Monday, October 30 at 6:30pm to read Furiously Happy: A Funny Book About Horrible Things by Jenny Lawson.   Learn More 


Join us on Monday, October 15 at 4:30 as we discuss Force of Nature by Jane Harper. Learn More


We will read Prairie Fires: The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder  by Caroline Fraser at the Tazewell Library. Join us on Wednesday, October 10 at 12:00pm. Learn More

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Family Programs

Sit 'n Stitch

Sit 'n Stitch is meeting on Saturday, October 6 & 20 at 10am at the Tazewell Library. We welcome anyone interested in knitting and/or crocheting, whether you are a novice or experienced. Learn More

Chess Club

Join us on Saturday, October 20 at 9am at the Tazewell Library for the next Chess Club. This club is for all ages and all skill levels. We have several boards, but please feel free to bring your own.  Learn More

Coming Up in October!

Children Programs
Adult Programs

Tazewell County Public Library

Bluefield: (276) 326-1577 | Richlands: (276) 964-5282 | Tazewell: (276) 988-2541