Russell County Public Library

A Wizard of Earthsea: NEA Big Read 2021

October 1 – November 7

The NEA Big Read provides everyone with the opportunity to read and discuss a single book within their community. RCPL invites everyone to participate in this exciting program as we discuss fantasy and, in particular, Ursula K. Le Guin’s A Wizard of Earthsea.


Stop by to receive your free copy of A Wizard of Earthsea while they last!

October 1

Lebanon Library, 10 AM – 5:30 PM

Honaker Community Library, 12 – 5:30 PM

Book Discussions

Lebanon Library

October 12, 7 – 8 PM

October 13, 1 – 2 PM

Honaker Community Library

October 3, 3 – 4 PM

October 18, 5 – 6 PM

The Weeping Willow Café & Tap House

October 16, 10 – 11 AM

Honey Bea’s Café & Ice Cream Parlor

October 20, 12:30 – 1:30 PM

Romano’s II

October 18, 6:30 – 8 PM

UVA Wise Faculty Panel Discussion

Come hear representatives from Art, Science, English, and History talk about how fantasy weaves in and out of the various disciplines. This activity is approved for UVA Wise Cultural Credit.

October 3

UVA Wise Campus, 1 -2 PM

Wizarding Convention

Attend a cosplay show (wear your Halloween costume!), play the “Spells & Shadows” Board Game, make a wand or a wizard’s staff, create and color your own illuminated calligraphy letter or story, vote for your favorite wizard, and of course, discuss A Wizard of Earthsea!

October 30

Lebanon Library, 10 AM – 4 PM

Heart of Appalachia Community Orchestra Concert

The concert has been cancelled.

RCPL is pleased to partner with Lonesome Pine Regional Library for this event.

  • Lebanon Library
    248 W. Main Street
    Lebanon, VA 24266
    Fax: 276-889-8045

    Mon: 10am-5:30pm
    Tues: 10am-8pm
    Wed: 10am-5:30pm
    Thurs: 10am-8pm
    Fri: 10am-5:30pm
    Sat: 10am-3pm
    Sun: CLOSED

  • Honaker Community Library
    10 Library Drive
    Honaker, VA 24260
    Phone: 276-873-6600
    Fax: 276-873-5800

    Mon: 12pm-7pm
    Tues: CLOSED
    Wed: 2pm-5:30pm
    Thur: CLOSED
    Fri: 12:00pm-5:30pm
    Sat: CLOSED
    Sun: 2pm-5pm

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