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All NPL locations will be closed starting at Noon on Wednesday, December 24 and are closed on Thursday, December 25 and Friday, December 26. All locations will re-open on Saturday, December 27.

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Would you like to receive free chapters from popular books in your daily email?

Click here to join the Pretlow Anchor Branch book club. With your free book chapters, you will also receive a list of events at Pretlow Branch Library.

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Ocean View Station Museum inside the Pretlow Anchor Branch Library

 

African-American Genealogy

Sargeant Memorial Collection (SMC) Classes

Explore Your Family’s History with FREE Classes! NPL is home to the Sargeant Memorial Collection (SMC)—one of Virginia’s finest local history and genealogy collections. Whether you’re a local history buff or genealogy novice, our highly-trained staff is ready to assist you with your research needs!

The class is divided into two sections: part one focuses on print resources with suggestions for conducting research; and part two highlights online resources.  

(Adults)

Limited to 20 people. Registration is required. Contact localhistory@norfolk.gov or (757) 664-7485.

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