2018 Annual Report

In 2018, Central Rappahannock Regional Library continued its mission of providing opportunities for lifelong learning to our community. The library was recognized for its service both locally and nationally. To continue that mission in innovative yet cost-effective ways, we applied for and received competitive grants, benefitted from sponsors' generous donations, and partnered with more than…
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James Monroe exhibit and lecture this month at downtown library

Fredericksburg, Virginia, October 15, 2018 - In the Spirit of the People: James Monroe's 1817 Tour of the Northern States, a traveling exhibit commemorating the bicentennial of an historic presidential tour, is on display at Central Rappahannock Regional Library's Fredericksburg Branch through November 12. On Wednesday, October 24, 7:00-8:30 p.m., James Monroe Museum Assistant Director and Curator Jarod Kearney will…
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Virginia Library Association honors CRRL’s Margaret Beattie and Jessie Farrow

Two CRRL librarians were lauded at the 2018 Virginia Library Association conference for their commitment to providing high-quality library services in our community. The state library association rewarded Margaret J. Beattie with an honorary life membership, while Jessie Farrow received VLA's annual Up and Comer Award. Margaret was a newlywed fresh from college when she…
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Joint Use Branch Opening August 20!

Thanks to generous support from the Stafford Board of Supervisors and in partnership with Germanna Community College, CRRL will be opening the Joint Use Branch at the Barbara J. Fried Center on August 20, 2018. CRRL will provide a small collection, hold pickup, Chromebooks, and the same outstanding customer service and expertise that you can…
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New Branch Opening August 8

Thanks to generous support from the Spotsylvania Board of Supervisors and the Cafaro Company, CRRL will be opening the Spotsylvania Towne Centre Branch at 10 am on August 8, 2018. A grand opening celebration will be held at 4:00 pm the same day. The Cafaro Company has donated the perfect rent-free space that already includes built-in shelving and a service desk…
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Get the MakerLab Drawing Tablet Badge

Are you an artist or another creative type? If so, then come in and try CRRL’s new UG-2150 drawing tablet at Howell Branch's Makerlab. During a one-hour training session, you’ll learn how to draw on the 21-inch screen using a pressure-sensitive pen. After you have earned the badge, you can reserve the tablet to use in the MakerLab during open…
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