Tazewell County Public Library

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Stop by the library to learn a new skill or hobby. We will have a variety of programs for teens and adults. Get writing advice, garden tips, or learn how to make a craft. Learn how to play a game or get assistance on your resume. There are lots of opportunities to learn something new.  Learn More

Writing Workshops

Journal Writing Workshop

Crystal Kieloch, Assistant Professor of English at Bluefield College, will facilitate this workshop on how to keeping a personal journal at the Tazewell Library on Tuesday, July 9th.  We will learn about the different methods of journaling from analog to digital and the benefits and challenges to each form.  Learn More

How to Write Flash Fiction

In this two week session on July 1st & July 8th at the Richlands Library, you will learn how to write Flash Fiction, which is fiction that is composed in a few hundred words. We will discuss what flash fiction is, write a short piece, and prepare to submit our work. Learn More

Book Clubs

Mystery Book Club

Meeting the third Thursday of every month, the Murder at the Library Book Club is a great way to find new authors and to meet new people.  For the Thursday, July 18, 2019 meeting, read a Nancy Drew mystery.  

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Brew & Book Club

Join us on Thursday, July 11 at 5pm at Painted Peak Brewery in Tazewell, VA  for our monthly book club. This month we are reading Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman. 10% off discount on food and drinks. Learn More

Adult Programs


Learn how to get started with your genealogy at the Tazewell Library on Thursday, July 18th at 6pm. Find out about resources and best practices. Presented by the Tazewell County Historical Society.

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Trivia Night

The Tazewell Library runs a Trivia Night at the Painted Peak Brewery on Main Street in Tazewell on Wednesday, July 3 & 17 at 7pm. Test your knowledge as a team or by yourself at this family event. 

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Youth Programs

Stop Motion Animation

Learn the basics of Stop Motion Animation and help to create a video at the Tazewell Library on Monday, July 1st at 1pm. For ages 8 years old & Up. Call the library to sign up.

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Unicorn Tea Party

Dress in your best and bring a friend to this unicorn themed tea party at the Richlands Library on Monday, July 15 at 6pm! Enjoy tea, crafts,  and games! Call the library at (276) 964-5282 to sign up. Learn More

Happy Birthday to Me

It’s time to celebrate everyone’s birthday! Play party games and make crafts during the Happy Birthday to Me Party at Tazewell Library on Thursday, July 11 at 6pm. Fun for the whole family. Call the library to sign up. 

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Sewing Camp

During the week of Monday, July 8th to Friday, July 12, join us for sewing camp at the Tazewell Library. We will learn machine sewing, hand sewing and more! Bring your creativity and join in a week of sewing. Materials provided. This is for 5th graders & older. Call the library to sign up.

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Super Hero Movie

Come dressed in your favorite Super Hero attire and watch a Super Hero movie at the Bluefield Library on Tuesday, July 9th at 1pm.  Learn More


Rocket Launching

Create and launch your own rockets at the Richlands Library on Friday, July 19 at 11am. Call the Richlands Library to sign up. Learn More

Dragons Love Tacos

Dragons Love Tacos and so do we! Join us for the Dragons Love Tacos party on Taco Tuesday, July 16 at 2pm at the Bluefield Library! Please call the library to register by July 16th. Learn More


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Ongoing Tazewell Programs

Sit 'n Stitch

Join us on Saturday, July 6 & 20th at 10am at the Tazewell Library. We welcome anyone interested in knitting and/or crocheting.  

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Chess Club

Join us on Saturday, July 20th at 9am at the Tazewell Library for the Chess Club. This club is for all ages & all skill levels.  Learn More

Board Games for Adults

Join us on Saturday, July 13th at noon at the Tazewell Library to have fun and play modern board games with other adults.  Learn More

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Coming Up in July!

Children Programs
Adult Programs

Tazewell County Public Library

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