Gordonsville Branch Library
Located at 319 N. Main Street in Gordonsville, the Gordonsville Library offers a variety of programs and services to residents of Orange County, all adjoining counties and cardholders of the Central Rappahannock Regional Library. Books, videos, magazines, DVDs, CD`s, books-on-CD, Blu-Rays and CD-ROM software are all available for free checkout to the public. Recently renovated in 2009, our location is just over 6,000 square feet in size and has a strong collection in history, gardening, cooking and hobbies.
Phone: (540) 832-0712
Storytimes (September to May)
Family Storytime, Thursdays @ 9:45. A 30 minute program of stories, rhymes, music, and a craft. Library storytime is a fun way to develop important early literacy and listening skills. For ages 18 months to 6 years and their caregivers.
Summer Reading Program (June & July)
A variety of programs are offered, to include weekly Family Storytime and bi-monthly programs for Tweens and Teens. All programs are free and open to area children and their caregivers.
Gordonsville Branch is staffed by 4 staff members, three part-time and one full-time. Patricia Keister is the Branch Librarian. Ms. Keister reports to the Library Director, Katie Hill. The staff are assisted by Volunteers and Members of the Gordonsville Friends of the Library.
Library Support Groups
The Library is assisted in its mission by support groups who provide funds for books, videos, audios and other materials as well as furnishings and other projects. The Gordonsville Friends of the Library are headed by President, Phillis Hynes. The Gordonsville Friends have been working on fundraising for landscaping and recently sponsored a book sale at the Gordonsville Street Festival with proceeds going to the children's area in the library. Follow their acitivities on their blog. In addition, the Orange County Library Foundation, which supports all 3 Orange County Public Library locations, provides support annually for the Gordonsville Branch. Membership forms for both groups are available at the branch.
The Gordonsville Branch provides a meeting room available to the public at no charge for approved types of use. The room accomodates 36 with tables and chairs in use. Please see our Meeting Room Policy for more information.