Check the Ashland Library’s Calendar page for a complete list of Upcoming Events at the Ashland Library. Below are events we think will be of particular interest to Friends of the Ashland Library Members and their families. For more information on any of these events or programs, please call the Library at 804-798-4072.
The Presidential Election of 1832
Thursday, October 13, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Learn more about the unique history of another noteworthy election, where Republican Henry Clay faced Democrat Andrew Jackson, national political conventions appeared for the first time, and third-party candidate William Wirt threw his hat in the ring. Greg Glassner, former editor of the Herald-Progress and author of a biography on Wirt, will speak. Co-sponsored by the Ashland Museum and the Friends of the Ashland Library.
Book Clubs & Recurring Programs: Please call or visit the library for program information.
The Morning Book Club – meets every third Friday at 10:00 a.m.
The Afternoon Book Club – meets every third Monday at 1:00 p.m.
The Evening Book Club – meets every third Thursday at 7:00 p.m.