Center for the Book

The Center for the Book’s vision is that every Virginian will have access to books and reading and to the power that books and reading provide to shape and inform personal and civic life.

As an affiliate of the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress, the VFH Center for the Book works within a network of 50 state-center affiliates to promote books, reading, literacy, and the literary life of Virginia.

Programs

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Beautiful blue flax blossoms bloom for one day.

Flax Ferment

VABC students learn to make paper from flax grown in a mountainside garden.
Photo by: Janet Eden

VABC Class: Box with Lid

Learn to make a basic book box with a plain lid at the Virginia Arts of the Book Center. - April 14, Charlottesville, VA