Isabella Morris Primary School Receives 200 Books

Monday, 18 April 2016 - 3:45pm

The Isabella Morris Primary School is the recipient of over two hundred books courtesy of the Rotary Club Sunrise of Road Town.

Library Week 2016 To Highlight Libraries And Literacy

Wednesday, 13 April 2016 - 3:45pm

Libraries and literacy as an integral part of community building will be highlighted when the Territory observes Library Week 2016.

Reading Is Fun Week 2015 – October 11 To 18

Friday, 9 October 2015 - 1:30pm

The 24th Annual Reading is Fun Week will be observed throughout the Territory from October 11 to October 18 under the theme, ‘Reading: It does make a difference!’

Library Week To Promote Literacy and Increase Membership

Tuesday, 21 April 2015 - 8:45am

Promoting literacy through library services, increasing membership, and promoting the cultural heritage database, are some of the objectives to be achieved as Library Week 2015 is observed from April 19 to 24.

Remarks: Minister Walwyn Encourages Support for Library Week 2015

Monday, 20 April 2015 - 11:00am

Greetings, I am Myron V. Walwyn, Minister for Education & Culture. In support of Library Week 2015, I am pleased to offer these remarks to encourage all residents to support, utilise and visit our public libraries.

Public Invited To Library Week Church Service

Tuesday, 14 April 2015 - 3:15pm

The Library Services Department is inviting the public to attend the annual Library Week Church service on Sunday, April 19 at the Zion Hill Methodist Church, West End at 11:00 a.m.

The theme for the week is “Creative Ways of Depicting Libraries: Through Art, Music and Story Telling.” The activities scheduled for the week will promote literacy through music, art and storytelling.

Additionally, there will be an open house at all libraries in the Territory on Friday, April 24 from 9:00 to 1:00 p.m. 

Library Services Department Receives Camera Lenses Donation

Tuesday, 30 December 2014 - 4:15pm

The Library Services Department is the recipient of a donation of two 35mm wide angle camera lenses to help build its Virgin Islands heritage collection.

Library Cards Are Not National Identification Cards

Monday, 22 December 2014 - 8:30am

The public is advised that library cards issued to patrons by the Department of Library Services should not be used as identification cards.

According to Chief Librarian Ms. Suzanne Greenaway, over the past few months there has been an increase in requests for library cards at the Road Town Public Library for use as national identification cards. 

Ms. Greenaway explained, “The library card is restricted to the library services and should be used solely to borrow books or other reading materials.”

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