The Abraham and William Cooper Memorial Branch

Abraham and William Cooper Memorial Branch

20 Washington Avenue
Colonial Beach, VA 22443
Phone: 804-472-3820
Fax: 804-224-1330 (staff/public fax)

Classes & Events Calendar


  • Monday, 9-1
  • Tuesday, 1-9
  • Wednesday, 1-9
  • Thursday, 1-5
  • Friday, 9-1
  • Saturday, 9-1

See holiday closings.

Branch Manager: Kitty Norris, ext. 7711,

Branch Facilities

The Abraham and William Cooper Memorial Branch is a 4,720 square-foot building renovated for the library in 2000 in Westmoreland County. 

Computers and Internet: All branches have public-access computers and wireless Internet access.

Meeting Rooms: 30-seat. Ask about a meeting room

Exhibits: Public art is displayed in the meeting room corridor.

Notary Services: On duty during most branch hours, but call ahead to be certain authorized staff is available. 

Parking: 35 on-street parking spaces around the building.

Accessibility Features: 1 accessible parking space, wheelchair accessible book drop in front of the building, ground-level entrance, no interior stairs, accessible restrooms, Video Eye magnifier and magnifying glass with light available.

Transportation: 8:00 a.m. Round Town pick up to end at 1:00 p.m. Please call Town Hall at (804) 224-7181 or Transit at (804) 224-0715 to confirm. Westmoreland County Public Transportation Service; curb to curb service for a $1 on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday between 8 and 4. Call 1-877-869-6046 to schedule a ride.

Directions & Map

  • From the Fredericksburg area, head east on Rt.3.
  • After you drive through King George, turn left onto Rt. 205.
  • Staying on Rt. 205, cross Rt. 301 and proceed about 11 miles into Colonial Beach.
  • At the stoplight, turn left onto Colonial Ave. (205Y)
  • Turn right onto Washington Ave.
  • The library is four blocks on the right at 20 Washington Ave.