Eastern Shore Public Library

Northampton Free Library


The Northampton Free Library is an active, community focused branch of the Eastern Shore Public Library system. Close to the county line, we serve both Accomack and Northampton county residents.

free computer classes


To attend classes you must sign up at the circulation desk. These classes will focus on Basic Computer use which includes: Internet Basics, Microsoft Word, Email Setup, and Facebook.


Continuing library programs are run and sponsored by the Friends of Northampton Free Library. 

We now have 75 BOOK CLUB BAGS available for any book club or reading group on the shore. Filled with 10 to 12 copies of each title and a discussion resource guide, they are great for established or new clubs. Check out our special page with the titles and more information.

The library’s book club, the SEASIDE READERS meet on the third Thursday of every month at 2:00 in the library’s meeting room. We welcome new members.

The list of titles chosen for the coming year can be found below:

2018 Book Discussion Lists

January to June

July to December


The STITCH AND KNIT group meets the first and third Wednesday of every month at 1:30 in our meeting room. Do you enjoy knitting, crocheting, embroidery or hand sewing? Bring your current project to work on and have fun sharing ideas and stories.

Come in for Preschool Story time for children ages 2 to 5 weekly on Friday at 10:30 am.

Call the library or check the calendar for more information on any of these.




  • Main Library
    23610 Front Street
    P.O. Box 360
    Accomac, VA. 23301
    Phone: (757) 787-3400;
    (757) 678-7800;
    (757) 824-5151

    Cape Charles Memorial Library
    201 Mason Avenue
    Cape Charles, VA 23310
    Phone: (757) 331-1300

  • Contact Us

  • Northampton Free Library
    7745 Seaside Rd
    P.O. Box 729 Nassawadox, VA 23413
    Phone: (757) 414-0010

    Chincoteague Island Library
    4077 Main Street
    Chincoteague, VA 23336
    Phone: (757) 336-3460

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