Grow Nelson Library Wish List

These are the items that we will be purchasing with the funds that are donated to Grow Nelson Library. For example, if you would like to help with our Young Adult “Do-It” Center we could use your donation of $250.00 for the new cookbooks for that area. Should your donation be $50.00 and you want it go towards our “Agricultural Books”, we can do that too.  

Young Adult “Do-It” Center

  • Cookbooks
  • Sewing Machine
  • Digital Camera
  • Digital Keyboards
  • Fashion Design Books
Spooky Cupcake wars

Young Adult “Read-to-Learn” Center – Book Collection

  • Modern History
  • Modern Presidential Biographies: Kennedy through Trump
  • Modern War History: Korea, Vietnam, Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya, Syria
  • World History: 1940 to Present Day
  • Historical Fiction
  • College Preparedness
  • Finance (living on a budget, balancing a checking account)
  • Organizational Skills
  • Young Adult Periodicals

Agriculture and Farming Book Collection

  • Trees, Woodlands and Tree Farming
  • Conservation Practices
  • Farm Building and Fence Design
  • Grass and Pasture Management
  • Beginning a Farming Enterprise: Market Garden, Poultry/Eggs, Cattle, Pigs, Sheep, Goats
  • Business Practices for Farmers
  • Farming Periodicals: Stockman Grass Farmer, The Shepherd’s Magazine, Tree Farmers Magazine
  • Seed – Sharing
Nature Creatures

Now Hear This!

  • Audio Books both Fiction and Non-Fiction
  • Music CDs
Did you hear this?

Children: Know Your State – Virginia Book Collection

These book subjects are based on Elementary Social Studies Standards of Learning

  • State and Local Government Officers
  • Jamestown
  • Early Immigrants
  • Agriculture and Slavery
  • Williamsburg
  • Colonial Life
  • Richmond
  • Yorktown
  • Civil War
  • Reconstruction

Keep checking back for more wish lists to come.