Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

Tabletop Gaming

August 14, 2018
3:00pm - 7:00pm
Great Neck Area Library
Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Marketplace
Ages: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Hobbies
Description:
It's Game On for the entire family. Choose from one of our classic board/card games, our new selection of tabletop games, or bring your own to share. All ages. Registration is not required. ...

Techsploration!

August 14, 2018
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Registration
Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Meeting Room
Ages: Grades 3-5
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Description:
Curious about coding? Moved about programming mini-robots?  Here’s your chance to explore the amazing variety of library tech kits, toys and games in this once a month program. Grades 3-5. Registration required.  ...

Teen Time: Technology

August 14, 2018
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Kempsville Area Library
Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Ages: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Hobbies
Description:
Hang out at the library and try out different types of technology. Various and new tech will be available to experiment with every second Tuesday of the month. Grades 6-12. No registration required. ...

Microsoft Word Intermediate

August 14, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Computer Lab
Ages: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Learn more about inserting and formatting different elements into a basic document. Prerequisites: Ability to create simple documents using Microsoft Word or have taken Microsoft Word for Beginners. We encourage you to bring a USB drive to save your ...

English Conversation Club

August 14, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Libris Meeting Room
Ages: Adults 18+
Program Type: Culture, Discussion Groups
Description:
If you are a non-native English speaker, join us to practice your conversational English in a friendly setting. Each week we discuss a different topic and do fun activities! Meets weekly. Adults. Registration is not required. ...

Baby Open Play

August 15, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Oceanfront Area Library
Branch: Oceanfront Area Library
Room: Oceanfront Children's Area
Ages: Babies (3-12 months), Onesies (12-24 months)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Description:
Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This is a social event for both caregiver and child, as opposed to a traditionall...

Microsoft Excel for School Projects

August 15, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Computer Lab
Ages: Grades 3-5
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
Gain valuable knowledge and skills in Microsoft Excel to create tables and charts for school projects. Prerequisites: Ability to use a computer keyboard and mouse. We encourage you to bring a USB drive to save your work. Grades 3-5. Registration...

Open Play with Cubetto

August 15, 2018
10:00am - 11:00am
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime Room
Ages: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Try out the library’s newest coding toy! Cubetto is a cube-shaped robot. You and your preschooler will guide Cubetto over a fun map as you play out a story. Learn the basics of computer programming and STEM skills without needing to read or the use o...

Yoga Storytime

August 15, 2018
11:00am - 11:45am
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Ages: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Description:
Move and learn! This creative movement storytime will feature simple, child friendly yoga poses and engaging stories. Age 3-5 with caregiver. Registration is required. ...

Camp Evergreen: Brainbuilders

August 15, 2018
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central West Programming Area
Ages: Grades 9-12, Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 33
Description:
Summer camp’s not just for kids! Camp Evergreen is our summer series of meetups and classes for teens, adults, and seniors where you can earn badges for doing activities, learning skills, or just for showing up and having a good time! Come every week...

Jellyfish Science

August 15, 2018
1:00pm - 1:45pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime Room
Ages: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Description:
​​Have fun learning about jellyfish, what they look like, what they eat, where they live and much more through stories, an experiment, and a craft. Ages 3-5. Registration is required. ...

Crafternoons

August 15, 2018
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Kempsville Area Library
Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Ages: Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Bring your craft, your supplies and your passion! Meet other crafters and creators, share your ideas and get new ones! Adults 18+. Registration is not required. ...

English Conversation Club

August 15, 2018
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Folio Meeting Room
Ages: Adults 18+
Program Type: Culture, Discussion Groups
Description:
If you are a non-native English speaker, join us to practice your conversational English in a friendly setting. Each week we discuss a different topic and do fun activities! Meets weekly. Adults. Registration is not required. ...

Adults with Disabilities Social Group

August 15, 2018
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Bayside Special Service Library
Branch: Bayside Special Service Library
Room: Bayside Library Meeting Room
Ages: Adults 18+
Program Type: Culture
Description:
Get together with young adults with disabilities for socializing and entertainment.  Build friendships, offer support and share accomplishments.  Adults 18+  Registration is not required. ...

Books on Tap at Tapped Crafthouse

August 15, 2018
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Off Site
Registration
Branch: Off Site
Ages: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Description:
Meet us at Tapped Crafthouse in Red Mill Commons to discuss this month’s selected title: Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris. Book club copies are available for check-out at the Princess Anne information desk. Adults. Registration required. Boo...

Organizing Files and Folders

August 16, 2018
10:15am - 12:15pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Computer Lab
Ages: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Can’t find that document you saved last week? Learn how to save, organize, and locate files and folders on a computer. Prerequisites: Ability to use mouse and keyboard or have taken Computers for Beginners. Adults. Registration required. ...

Crafty Thursday

August 16, 2018
10:15am - 11:15am
Oceanfront Area Library
Branch: Oceanfront Area Library
Room: Oceanfront Biblio Studio
Ages: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Come into the Library each Thursday to make a new hands-on craft and explore! All ages. Registration not required. ...

Preschool Art

August 16, 2018
10:30am - 11:15am
Bayside Special Service Library
Registration
Branch: Bayside Special Service Library
Room: Bayside Library Meeting Room
Ages: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Description:
Bring your preschooler to explore different artistic styles. Please wear clothes you don’t mind getting messy! Ages 3-5 with caregiver. Registration is required.  ...

Art a 'la Cart

August 16, 2018
11:00am - 12:30pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime Room
Ages: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Drop in every Thursday this summer for a fun new craft in our Children’s Room!  Family.  No registration required. ...

Read and Share

August 16, 2018
11:00am - 12:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Registration
Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Meeting Room
Ages: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:
Enjoy a casual chat about popular books. Talk about titles you like and hear what others enjoy. Swap favorites old and new or spread the word about your favorite reads. Adults. Registration is not required. ...

Pokémon Club

August 16, 2018
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Teen Area
Ages: Grades 6-8
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
Join fellow Pokémon players and fans to enjoy all things Pokémon. Catch a movie or video game, battle on your DS, do a Pokemon themed craft or activity, talk with fellow players, and just hang out.  Catch them all at the library this month! G...

Toy Making

August 16, 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime Room
Ages: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Registration Required
Description:
Looking for something different to play with, something fun?  We’ll use supplies from around the house to create little toys and amusements.  Grades 3-5.  Registration is required. ...

Bricks at the Beach

August 16, 2018
3:00pm - 7:00pm
Great Neck Area Library
Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Ages: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: STEAM
Description:
Join the LEGO Club! Use your imagination to build LEGO creations with friends, or meet some new building buddies. All Ages (3 +) Drop-in to build, registration is not required. ...

VB Chess Club

August 16, 2018
4:30pm - 7:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Marketplace
Ages: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, Adults 18+
Program Type: Hobbies
Description:
Limited instruction provided for beginners. Chess equipment has been generously donated by the Virginia Chess Federation and the TCC Chess Club. Grades K - Adult. No registration required. ...

Bricks at the Beach

August 16, 2018
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Ages: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Hobbies, STEAM
Registration Required
Description:
Join the LEGO Club! Use your imagination to build LEGO creations inspired by different themes each month. Grades K-5. Registration is required. ...

Microsoft Excel: Pivot Charts and Pivot Tables

August 16, 2018
6:00pm - 7:15pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Classroom 202
Ages: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Spreadsheets can quickly become difficult to read and interpret. Join us to learn how to use pivot tables and charts to better understand your data. Prerequisites: Microsoft Excel for Beginners and Microsoft Excel Intermediate. Adults. Registration r...

Camp Evergreen: Brainbuilders

August 16, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central West Programming Area
Ages: Grades 9-12, Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 37
Description:
Summer camp’s not just for kids! Camp Evergreen is our summer series of meetups and classes for teens, adults, and seniors where you can earn badges for doing activities, learning skills, or just for showing up and having a good time! Come every week...