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Halifax County Library System  

Your public library - more than books!
Last Updated: May 22, 2015 URL: http://halifaxnc.libguides.com/hcl Print Guide RSS Updates

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Location and Hours

33 Granville Street/P.O. Box 97
Halifax, NC 27839

252-583-3631
252-583-8661 (Fax)

The library is open:

Monday:  8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday - Friday:  8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday:    9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Barbara Valdes,
Branch Manager - Halifax Library
email: bav1968@gmail.com

 

 

About Halifax

The Halifax Library is the main branch of the Halifax County Library System.  There are four other branches:  Enfield, Littleton, Scotland Neck, and Weldon.

The library has available for community use, a 20 person capacity conference room and a 188 seat auditorium.
There is no charge for the rooms; however, they must be reserved ahead of time.  Guidelines for their use have been established by the Halifax County Board of Trustees.
 

 

 

Programs and Services

Faxing: 50 cents per page

Copies:  10 cents per page

Public access computers (2 hour limit per day)
15 cents per page to print in black and white 
$1.00 per page for color

Wireless access availability

Microfilm reader machine

Interlibrary loan

Large print books

 

2015 HOLIDAY CLOSING DATES for ALL Branches of the Halifax County Library System

Easter-April 3-5

Memorial Day-May 23-25

Independence Day-July 3-5

Labor Day-September 5-7

Veteran's Day-November 11

Thanksgiving-November 26-28

Christmas-December 24-26

 

Upcoming Events

2015 Calendar of Events at Halifax County Library
(Times will be announced on flyers closer to date of program)

 

*Summer Reading Program-June&July

*Halloween in Halifax-October

*Christmas in Halifax-December 12

 

Check It Out

NC Live is an excellent resource for librarians but it should be one for you too. There is so much information from college test preparation to information on small engine repair. If you want to check it out, call the library for more information on how to access the website www.nclive.org with our password.

 

Outreach

Library outreach services are available to those individuals unable to travel to any of our five libraries. If you are interested in outreach services, please call 583-3631.

 

Check Out Our Latest Reads

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Check out these "new" and "coming soon" titles at
the
Halifax Library! Click the link for availability.
If there is no link,

call the library for information.
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Hard Choices - Hillary Rodham Clinton
ISBN: 9781476751443
Publication Date: 2014-06-10

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Walking on Water - Richard Paul Evans
ISBN: 9781451628319
Publication Date: 2014-05-06

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Top Secret - W. E. B. Griffin; William E. Butterworth
ISBN: 9780399171239
Publication Date: 2014-08-05

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The Book of Life - Deborah Harkness
ISBN: 9780670025596
Publication Date: 2014-07-15

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Shadow of Night - Deborah Harkness
ISBN: 9780670023486
Publication Date: 2012-07-10

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The Cat That God Sent - J. P. Kraus
ISBN: 9781630888077
Publication Date: 2014-07-15

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The Dog That Talked to God - J. P. Kraus
ISBN: 9781630888084
Publication Date: 2014-07-15

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Designated Daughters - Margaret Maron
ISBN: 9781455545285
Publication Date: 2014-08-12

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Heroes Are My Weakness - Susan Elizabeth Phillips
ISBN: 9780062106070
Publication Date: 2014-08-26

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Etta Mae's Worst Bad-Luck Day - Ann B. Ross
ISBN: 9780670024377
Publication Date: 2014-08-19

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Mean Streak - Sandra Brown
ISBN: 9781455581122
Publication Date: 2014-08-19

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Tom Clancy Support and Defend - Mark Greaney
ISBN: 9780399173349
Publication Date: 2014-07-22

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Harbor of the Heart - Katherine Spencer
ISBN: 9780425264287
Publication Date: 2014-04-01

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Margaret Truman's Undiplomatic Murder - Margaret Truman; Donald Bain
ISBN: 9780765333674
Publication Date: 2014-07-15

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The Beekeeper's Ball - Susan Wiggs
ISBN: 9781460330074
Publication Date: 2014-07-01

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Swan Point - Sherryl Woods
ISBN: 9780778316428
Publication Date: 2014-07-29

 

EASTER FUN

Barbie Bunny Visited the Halifax County Library!

 

SPECIAL EVENT

First Place:  Roanoke Rapids High School

Second Place:  Halifax Academy

Third Place:  KIPP 

Fourth Place:  Northwest-Halifax High School

 

Quiz Bowl 2015

Quiz Bowl Moderator:  Magda Baligh

Our Judges:  Margaret Phillips, Pocahontas Jones, Marie Robinson

Quiz Bowl Authority:  Gloria Sutton, Braswell Memorial Library

Presentation of Trophies:  Commissioner:  Vernon J. Bryant

Library Staff:  Kim Gray, Time Keeper and Questions; Ginny Orvedahl, Score Keeper; Barb Valdes, Programs and Rotation; LaTarsha Debro, Official Scorekeeper; Crystal Gail Crawley, Quiz Bowl Coordinator, Questions, and Scorekeeper

 

 

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