Library facilities are closed until further notice and all programs, events and meeting room bookings are canceled through April 15 .

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Welcome to Vance Chavis Library

The Vance H. Chavis Lifelong Learning Branch Library touts the motto, "The library in the community and the community in the library." The branch is home to Greensboro Public Library's first computer lab. Chavis also houses an extensive African-American collection of both fiction and nonfiction.

Storytimes and Children's Activities
We offer a variety of storytimes for toddlers and preschoolers. For school-aged children we also have a variety of after-school activities. There are also events for teens and families each month.

For specific information on upcoming programs, visit our Calendar of Events.

Computer Access
The Vance Chavis Branch Library has computers with Microsoft applications (Word, Excel and PowerPoint), Internet access and free WiFi. The computers are available on a first-come, first-served basis. A library card is required for computer use.

Operating Hours
Mondays - Thursdays from 9 am - 9 pm
Fridays - Saturdays from 9 am - 6 pm
Sundays from 2-6 pm

Branch Manager:  Brandon Britt

Contact Information
900 S. Benbow Road
Greensboro, NC 27406