Commissioner Dawn L. Henry, Esq. of the Department of Planning and Natural Resources informs the public that the Department has received Notices to Proceed for the first phase of library renovation infrastructure projects previously announced totaling nearly $2 million from the Office of Insular Affairs’ (OIA) Capital Improvement Project (CIP) Program.
According to the United States Virgin Islands Department of Planning & Natural Resources, Division of Libraries, Archives & Museums, special holiday library hours will be in effect at the Charles W. Turnbull Regional Library, the Regional Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, the Athalie Petersen Public Library and the Florence Williams Public libraries will … Continue reading
(ReadFive.org) – The 8th Annual VI Governor’s Summer Reading Challenge, a partnership of the Office of the Governor, and the Department of Education, is designed to motivate students K-6 to read at least 5 books from June 8-September 23, 2016. It’s open to all USVI public, private and parochial school students enrolled in Kindergarten through 6th grade.
Commissioner Dawn L. Henry, Esq. of the Department of Planning and Natural Resources is pleased to announce that the Division of Libraries, Archives and Museums celebrate National Library Week throughout the Territory from Monday April 11th to Friday, April 16th, 2016. First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American … Continue reading
Volunteers urgently needed to assist with online GED course at PCCs The VI Department of Labor will launch its General Equivalency Diploma (GED) Fast Forward program beginning January 18, 2016. The GED went online as of January 2014, making it difficult for anyone with low computer skills to even attempt to achieve this milestone. Volunteers … Continue reading
The American Library Association (ALA) has kicked off National Library Week (April 12-18, 2015) with the theme “Unlimited possibilities @ your library®” and the Virgin Islands Next Generation Network (viNGN) wants to encourage use of free computer and internet access at USVI public libraries.