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E-MAIL:  library@salemva.gov|LOCATION:  28 East Main Street, Salem, VA 24153
PHONE:  (540) 375-3089|FAX:  (540) 389-7054|HOURS:  Mon-Thur 10am-8pm, Fri-Sat 10am-5pm

Bird Watching

E-MAIL:  library@salemva.gov|LOCATION:  28 East Main Street, Salem, VA 24153
PHONE:  (540) 375-3089|FAX:  (540) 389-7054|HOURS:  Mon-Thur 10am-8pm, Fri-Sat 10am-5pm

Let's Go Birding!

Thanks to the partnership with the Roanoke Valley Bird Club, all Roanoke Valley Library locations now offer birding backpacks for checkout.  Join in on one of the fastest growing hobbies in the valley. 

This pack includes birding materials, including National Geographic Birds of Eastern North America field guide, Vortex Crossfire 8x42 binoculars with case, straps, and lens cleaning cloth, Sibley's Backyard Birds of the Mid-Atlantic laminated foldout, as well as information about getting started in birding, how to use binoculars, local birding hotspots, birding apps, and other basic created by Roanoke Valley Bird Club members. Backpacks were donated in partnership with the Friends of the Library and Roanoke Valley Bird Club.

Visit the Salem Public Library or click here to start your birding experience today!