Saturday, February 12 Mark Valenti
Join us on Saturday, February 12 at 2pm at the Main Library for the next installment of our Gellman Room Concert Series. Pianist Mark Valenti presents “Something for Everyone—Romantic, Impressionistic, Modern Virtuoso Piano Music”—works by Schubert, Rachmaninoff, Debussy. This event will also be livestreamed on the Richmond Public Library YouTube channel.
Call for YAVA Nominations
January 15 - February 15, 2022
It's time to nominate your favorite Young Adult Virginia Author for the 2023 YAVA Award! The winning author will be recognized and receive a cash prize at the 2023 YAVA Award Celebration at Richmond Public Library on April 22, 2023. Visit the link below to nominate you favorite YA Virginia Author today! The nomination period will run from January 15 - February 15, 2022.
January 2022 Art Exhibits
January 7 - February 1
Our featured artists' work will be on display in the Gellman Room, the Dooley Foyer, Dooley Hall, and the 2nd Floor Gallery until February 1st.
Introducing the Hoopla Binge Pass
There's a new way to access content on hoopla using your Richmond Public Library card! hoopla BingePass gives you unlimited access to great online content for 7 days - all with a single hoopla borrow. Binge Pass is launching with unlimited access to two of its collections—hoopla Magazines and The Great Courses. Check them out!
COVID-19 Rapid At-Home Test Kits
All RPL Locations
We are officially out of our latest batch of COVID-19 at-home test kits. We are ordering more and will update the website as soon as they arrive! For more information about at-home testing, visit the VDH website linked below.
Until further notice
All RPL Locations
Effective September 23, 2021, and until further directed, all city employees, contracted vendors, sub-contracted employees, and visitors are required to wear a mask while working or visiting any city owned or operated facility. This mask mandate additionally covers all city owned or operated vehicles. Masks shall be worn, covering both the nose and mouth, regardless of vaccination status.Thank you for your cooperation!