Fredericksburg, Virginia, July 29, 2022 – Central Rappahannock Regional Library has enlisted consultant Dr. Cara Graham Parker, C Parker Consulting, Inc., to create opportunities for the public to inform the library’s new five-year strategic plan through a survey and focus groups. CRRL’s current strategic plan is available at

The survey should take no more than 10 minutes, and responses are anonymous. The survey closes on August 10 at 5:00 pm. To fill out the survey, visit or scan the QR code with a mobile device.

Focus groups will be virtual, consisting of 4-5 participants each. Library staff will assist participants as needed in accessing WiFi and computers in branches. Focus groups will be held August 15, 7:00-8:00 pm and August 18, 6:00-7:00 pm. To indicate interest, email Dr. Parker at or text 540.623.7454 with the preferred meeting date.

For more information about this process, visit Questions can be directed to Dr. Parker at or 540.623.7454, or CRRL Deputy Director Rebecca Purdy at or 540-372-1144 et. 7004.