Virtual & In-Person

As we begin the new year we’re hopeful for a return to a full schedule of in-person programming at the Virginia Center for the Book. Allowing for pandemic restrictions, we’ll offer limited in-person classes and workshops along with virtual events.

PLUS, explore additional virtual offerings, including National Book Festival programming, for readers of all ages below… 


Book Arts Membership – July 2022 through June 2023

We are now offering multiple levels of Book Arts membership • Book Arts Membership – $50/yr (The Book Arts Enthusiast)• Book Arts Family Membership – $75/yr• Studio Membership – $120/yr …


Journal Memory Book Workshop w/Lana Lambert

Create your own custom photo album or memory book while also learning good bookbinding techniques to preserve and present your mementos.


Letterpress Core Skills: Summer Session 2022

This summer our multi-session, signature typesetting, and press usage class will feature broadsides and printed ephemera. Participants of all skill levels are welcome*UVa Education Benefit Eligible** Explore the art and craft …

Our Work

Did you know that the Virginia Center for the Book offers reading recommendations, workshops on bookmaking and letterpress, literacy resources across the Commonwealth, and virtual events throughout the year?