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Winterfest at Westover Hills Library now with more pig

Learn about the Richmond Food Co-op

More details about the Co-op here.  


Grab a mitten help out the library

Bridging Cultures Muslim Journeys at Westover Hills Library


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Violinists to play Westover Hills Library Thursday

Amy Peterson – Natalia O’brien Westover Hills Library – 1408 Westover Hills Blvd. Richmond, Virginia 23225 – 804.646.8833 Thursday, November 8, 2012, 7:00 p.m.

Library kicks off Summer Reading program

The event kicks off at 10:30 a.m. at the Westover Hills Public Library. Find out just how delicious reading is at your library this summer. Join us for a cookout, Uncle Ty-rone’s Ventriloquism, Deborah Fellman’s amazing balloon creations, and get signed up for this year’s summer reading program at the same time. A fun time […]

Yuri’s Night coming to the Library

Copied from the Westover Hills Neighborhood Association website; Yuri’s Night, a popular annual event sponsored by the Westover Hills Library Advisory Group, will be held at the library on Saturday, April 14 at 7 p.m. Russian-born Yuri Gagarin was the first human to orbit the Earth (on April 12, 1961), and a crater on the […]

Westover Hills Library Winterfest 2012

This Saturday (1/21) morning from 10-12, join the folks at the Westover Hills Library for entertainment, crafts, refreshments, and prizes. Jonathan the Juggler and Shirley and her Exotic Birds will be there. Check it out and while you’re there check out some books.

Support Westover Hills Library And Wreaths Across America

How? Purchase a wreath for $15.00 that will be placed on the grave of a war veteran in Richmond National Cemetery. This is a nationwide event, and wreaths are placed concurrently.


Discover The James Wednesday

Tales of Sassy Rabbits and Clever Monkeys Coming to Westover Hills Library

From the Richmond Public Libraries we learn about this great event. Telling tales of sassy rabbits, kind-hearted possums, wily coyotes, and clever monkeys, Susan Clark engages the audience and brings life to her characters through her experiences of stage acting. She specializes in tales from the Appalachian Mountain regions and has been telling stories for […]

Author Night at Library on Monday

Michelle Young-Stone, a local author whose debut novel is called The Handbook for Lightning Strike Survivors, will speak at the Westover Hills library on Monday, April 11, at 6:30 p.m.

Yuri’s Night at the Westover Hills Library

On April 12, 1961, Russian born Yuri Gagarin was the first human to orbit the Earth. A crater on the far side of the Moon is named after him- let’s celebrate his achievement! When: Saturday, April 9th 7:00 p.m. Where: The Westover Hills Library, 1408 Westover Hills Blvd.

Westover Hills Library Winter Fest is Saturday

If you haven’t been to the newly renovated Westover Hills library you should head on over this Saturday. All the books and staff are back and it’s pretty darn sweet. To help celebrate not only the opening but they are also celebrating Winter with a “Let it Snow” theme. The activities will be going on […]

Eliminating Debt Seminar at Westover Hills Library

Strategies for Eliminating Debt, a free seminar with practical information for effectively paying down debt, will be held at the Westover Hills Public Library, 1408 Westover Hills Boulevard, on Wednesday, January 26 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. To register, please visit or call (804) 323-6800. The seminar will be led by Cherry Hedges, financial […]

Winterfest 2011 at the Westover Hills Library

Welcome back to the Westover Hills Library. Everyone hopes you have enjoyed the newly renovated facility! Please join the Westover Hills Library Advisory Group for “Let it Snow!” a morning full of fun at the library. Shirley and her live exotic birds will be on display and Debra Fellman will be making her amazing balloon […]

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Westover Hills Library Update – Tentative Open Date

As many of you have noticed our little local library has installed bookshelves. The natural question is, when is it going to re-open. Although no definite date has been officially announced we have heard that the first week in December is very likely. As I said this is not “official” so don’t chase me down […]

Forest Hill Library Renovation Update

Library update from Clay Dishon; With the added process of structural reinforcement successfully behind, remaining elements of the overall renovation can now proceed unobstructed at the branch. The last few weeks have seen the installation of new windows and interior lighting, placement of façade tile, as well as repair and replacement of the eaves. Installation […]

Westover Hills Library Renovation Update

We’ve been crossing the river to the Belmont Library for the summer, but we sorely miss our own neighborhood library which is undergoing renovation. Library manager, Clay Dishon, has posted an update on the renovation: A warm hello to all— By late last Friday afternoon, the scent of drywall compound was prominent inside the branch […]

WH Library Renovation Update

Thanks to Laura Dysart for letting me know about this blog that is sharing details about the ongoing Westover Hills Library renovations and thanks to librarian Clay Dishon for maintaining the blog. With a new month in full swing, things are progressing nicely at the branch. The necessary interior demolition is complete and the framework […]

Patrick Henry Needs Help Moving Tables

From the Patrick Henry School of Arts and Science; We need some able-bodied volunteers to lifts and move some tables, magazine racks and chairs this Saturday, 4/17 at 9 am at Westover Hills Library and help transport them to PHSSA and move them inside. We rented a small moving van to make this effort easier. […]

WH Library Closes for Renovations 4/10

The RPL board met last week and authorized Saturday, April 10th as the last day of operations for the Westover Branch before renovation work begins. When we have more information about the reopen date I’ll let you know.

RPS Student Artshow At Westover Hills Library

Please join the Richmond Public Library and the Richmond Public Schools Arts And Humanities Center as we celebrate the creativity of artists & musicians from Richmond Public Schools. During March, the Westover Hills Library will exhibit original artwork by students from neighborhood schools and the Thompson Middle School Choir will perform during the opening reception. […]

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