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Welcome to the Pettigrew Regional Libraries Webpage! Serving Chowan, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington Counties.

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Vision Statement

Bridges to a world of knowledge for lifelong learning and enriched lives.

Mission Statement

The mission of Pettigrew Regional Library system is:

To ensure that residents of our region have the right and means to free and open access to information, and

To defend the principles of  intellectual freedom, and

To enrich lives by encouraging and supporting lifelong learning, and by promoting literacy and cultural experiences, and

To provide library materials and information services to meet educational and recreational needs of the community, and

To deliver library materials and services to residents who are unable to visit the libraries, and

To cooperate with and support the efforts of library organizations and other agencies with compatible goals.

Regional Library Board

Chowan County:

Sherronne Battle - Appointed 7/1/2022

Marie Perry - Appointed 7/1/2021

Paul Winborne - Appointed 7/1/2019

Perquimans County:

Judith Aguilar - Appointed 7/1/2022

Robert Martin, Jr. - Appointed 7/1/2021

Tyrrell County:

Nina Griswell (Vice Chair) - Appointed 7/1/2017

David Kitts - Appointed 7/1/2019

Angie Sexton - Appointed 7/1/2023

Washington County:

William “Paul” Ingle (Treasurer) - Appointed 7/1/2018

George Jakeman (Chair) - Appointed 7/1/2018

Contact us

Contact our library staff via  phone, facebook, or in-person! We will help answer your questions and help you find the information you seek!


  • (252) 426-5319 or (252) 426-5815
  • Ask us on Facebook!


  • (252) 482-4112 or (252) 482-2522
  • Ask us on Facebook!



  • (252) 793-2113 or (252) 793-2114
  • Ask us on Facebook!