Important Update:

All NPL locations will be closed on Sunday, April 20 in observance of the Easter holiday. 



NPL Events Calendar

NPL Programs and Events

Use the drop-down menus below to filter events and programs by age or program category, branch location, or both. You can also sign up to have NPL event eNotifications delivered to your inbox.

For scheduled closings, check the NPL Holiday Closing Schedule.

View the Winter/Spring 2014 Program Guide or the NPL Bookmobile Schedule online.


Whether you’re a spelling champ or just learning the game, drop in for word formation fun and practice for The Literacy Partnership’s Scrabble for Literacy tournaments! The free student tournament will be held February 21, and the adult fundraising event is February 28. Sign up at    (Ages 8 +)

Monday, January 13 @ 4:00 PM

Little Creek Branch Library, 7853 Tarpon Place, Norfolk, VA 23518 (757) 441-1751

Thursday, January 16 @ 4:00 PM

Barron F. Black Branch Library, 6700 East Tanners Creek Drive, Norfolk, VA 23513 (757) 441-5806


Saturday, January 25 @ 1:00 PM

Horace C. Downing Branch Library, 555 East Liberty Street, Norfolk, VA 23523 (757) 441-1968


Monday, January 27 @ 4:00 PM

Lafayette Branch Library, 1610 Cromwell Drive, Norfolk, VA 23509 (757) 441-2842


(757) 441-1751
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