Northumberland Public Library seeks financial help to meet needs

Last March, as libraries across Virginia closed their doors, Northumberland Public Library stayed open providing curbside service.

Staff worked inside to meet patrons’ needs outside while conducting a long-overdue rejuvenation of the library collection. Northumberland was only one of seven libraries in the entire state to stay open, according to library director Jane Blue.

“There are still libraries that are closed,” said Blue. “In May, we began allowing a limited number of patrons in….[to-view-more]