L. L. Beazley Library

Welcome to the L. L. Beazley Library website.

Meet the Library Ladies

Mrs. Kim Hockaday - Library Media Specialist

Mrs. Hockaday has been an educator in Prince George County for 41 years. She is an alumni of Longwood College (undergraduate) and Longwood University (masters). Connecting a child with a book that is going to inspire them to read more or to pursue a dream is her mission.

Family time with her husband, dog (Jake), and cat (Sarah) is precious to her. She loves reading historical novels and biographies, antiquing, gardening, and volunteering on stage or backstage at the Lee Playhouse at Ft. Lee.

Contact Mrs. Hockaday at: khockaday@pgs.k12.va.us

Email me if you have questions , just want to let me know what you are reading, or have suggestions for books for us to add to the library.

Mrs. Julie McPeak - Library Secretary

Mrs. McPeak has been educating children for over six years. Prior to arriving at Beazley she was a preschool teacher . She has a huge heart for children and reading. She is passionate about helping children achieve their goals. In her free time she enjoys activities with her two sons and husband, and catching up with a good book.

The Time Machine Book Fair is Coming!

October 19 - November 6

Virtual students are invited every Friday from 11 - 3 in person!

Please view the Book Fair videos to see some of the books that you can see at the Fair

Please watch these videos for Pre-K through 3rd grade:

Please watch these videos for 3rd through 5th grade:

Volunteers Needed

We are always looking for dedicated volunteers. What can you do to help? We need volunteers for re-shelving books, stuffing point club bags, helping with the AR goal parties each nine weeks, and working at our two annual Book Fairs. If you can help please let us know by clicking the link , filling out the form, and submitting it.


Look up the fact/s of the day online, using the Encyclopedia Britannica site Britannica School or old school in an encyclopedia if you have a set at home. Learn something!

Do some math! Figure out how long ago the event happened or how old the person is. Find out why the person is important. Locate where the event happened on a map.

For fun make a timeline of the events and people you learn about. Decorate your timeline.



May Calendar


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July Calendar



Learn something new while having fun with our friend "Elephant and Piggie" author Mo Willems.