The Petersburg Library Foundation was formed in 2002 with a mission to provide financial support for the purchase, construction and operation of a new library.
Site preparations began after the Groundbreaking Ceremony held on April 30th. Construction has begun on Phase I, which will house the 45,000 sq. ft. main library, and is expected to be completed by Fall 2013.
"Paving The Way Knowledge"
Salute the past, embrace the present, and make your mark on the future with our commemorative brick campaign!
We are pleased to continue our Brick Fundraising Campaign! This unique opportunity for the community to show their support of our new Library by purchasing a personalized, engraved brick to be placed outside the new library entrance. To download the brick order form, please click this link.
Local Physician Donates $50,000 to the Petersburg Public Library Capital Campaign
Dr. Carlton E. Miller, a member of AMDC Physicians, Arthritis and Osteoporosis Clinic in Colonial Heights, VA has donated $50,000 to support the construction of the new Petersburg Public Library. A graduate of Virginia State University and trained in Rheumatology at the University of Virginia, Miller is leading by example. “The new state-of-the-art well-constructed Library will be loaded with technology and resources that are very important for the enrichment and knowledge advancement of our youth and re-education of our adults and seniors....
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