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Featured Story: Chesterfield County Public Library Wins Three NACo Awards

The National Association of Counties (NACo) has awarded Chesterfield County Public Library with three 2016 Achievement Awards for innovative programs. The library is being honored for its exhibit, Exploring Human Origins: A Community Conversation; its job fair, Ladders to Success-Connecting the Community with Jobs; and for serving as an emergency shelter, Library as Lifeboat: A Library and Emergency Management Partnership.
For more information and interviews, contact Cheryle Rodriguez at (804) 768-7970 or rodriguezc@chesterfield.gov 

Here are some links of Chesterfield County Public Library’s media highlights.

10/26/16 - WTVR CBS 6 - Festival of the Written Word—a celebration of reading, writing and creativity

08/8/2016 - Progress Index - Kindergartners learn about school bus safety 

06/19/2016 - Richmond Times Dispatch - Summer vacation a time when many children go hungry 

06/16/2016 - WTVR  - Chesterfield County Public Library ‘Feeding Minds & Bodies’ Program 

05/4/2016 - The Village News - Central Library has local children buzzing 

04/23/2016 - Richmond Times Dispatch - In 'Booked,' athlete gets his kicks from poetry 

04/11/2016 - Chesterfield Observer - The librarian will see you now 

03/21/16 - Progress Index - Chesterfield Comic Con is costumes and fandoms galore 

03/18/16 - NBC 12 - Chesterfield Residents Welcome New Courthouse Road Library

03/17/16 - WTVR 6 - North Courthouse Road Library opens in Chesterfield

03/7/16 - Richmond Times Dispatch - Chesterfield budget plan covers cost of restoring Thursday library hours

02/10/16 - Progress Index - Exhibit celebrates diversity in African American art

02/5/16 - Progress Index - Chesterfield County Public Library hosting Black History Month programs 

11/02/15 - Chesterfield EdTV - CCPL Get Transformed 

10/31/15 - Richmond Times Dispatch - Festival of the Written Word coming to Chesterfield library 

10/21/15 - Village News - CCPL Hosts Annual Teen Read Week Masquerade 

10/19/15 - The Progress Index - CCPL welcomes local authors for Festival of the Written Word 

10/17/15 - Richmond Times Dispatch - Bragg will be in Chesterfield to share the stories behind his stories 

09/17/15 - Village News - Library system recognized for “Created Equal” programming 

8/10/15 - WTVR, Channel 6 -  Meet one-on-one with employers at the 2015 'Ladders to Success' Job Fair 

3/28/15 - Richmond Times Dispatch - Rick Potts, director of the Human Origins Program at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History 

3/17/15 - Community Idea Stations - Smithsonian Brings Exhibition to Chesterfield 

3/9/15 - Richmond Times Dispatch - Chesterfield library to host Smithsonian exhibit on human origins 

3/2/15 - Richmond Times Dispatch - New library to open soon in northern Chesterfield 

2/16/15 - WWBT, NBC12 - Charity helps VA children to get 3-D hands 

2/11/15 - WTVR, Channel 6 - Chesterfield County Public Library – Black History Month Events 

2/4/15 - WWBT, NBC12 - Chesterfield library offers genealogy help 

01/24/15 - Richmond Times Dispatch - Program in Chesterfield uses technology to build, give prosthetics  

12/09/14 - WTVR, Channel 6 - Chesterfield’s Central Library goes 3D 

02/12/14 - Chesterfield Observer - Films highlight black history month 

02/05/14 - Chesterfield Observer - Local actress brings historical character to life 

01/23/14 - Richmond Times Dispatch - Chesterfield library gets funds to teach financial literacy to grandparents raising grandchildren  

01/07/14 - Richmond Times Dispatch - Chesterfield library changing to better serve modern users 

12/07/13 - Richmond Times Dispatch - Chesterfield County finalist for grant to digitize historical documents 


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