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This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Bricks at the Beach

April 8, 2020
3:00pm - 7:00pm
Great Neck Area Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Children's Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: STEAM
Program 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. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Preschool Science

April 8, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Great Neck Area Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: STEAM
Program Description:
Bring your preschooler in to learn about Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math in this interactive program. Age 3-5 with caregiver. Registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

History of Vikings

April 8, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime Room
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Hobbies
Program Description:
Come explore the history of Vikings in this interactive class. We will discuss the myths and legends of these seafaring people.  Learn how they survived in harsh environmental conditions, and about their conquests throug...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.

Four Finger Frenzy

April 8, 2020
4:30pm - 5:15pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Library Rooms L102 and L103
Age Group: Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8
Program Type: Hobbies, STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 44
Program Description:
Explore ukulele and discover music from around the world with music educator Wesley Stevenson.  Jam along with new friends while learning to play songs from Hawaii’s own Israel Kamakawiwo’ole and other popular artists.  Students will be led...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Movie and a Mug

April 8, 2020
4:30pm - 6:30pm
Windsor Woods Area Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Windsor Woods Area Library
Room: Windsor Woods Programming Room
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Like watching movies? How about eating cake? If so, come do both of those things at the same! You'll make your own Mug Cakes to enjoy while watching a movie during this tasty program!  Bring your creativity, a friend and you're favo...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Teen Time: Anime Club

April 8, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Oceanfront Area Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Oceanfront Area Library
Room: Oceanfront Area Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Movies & Entertainment
Program Description:
Watch anime and hang out with other fans on the second Wednesday of every month! Showings change monthly and may be rated up to TV-14. Grades 6-12. Registration is not required. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Drop in Combined Preschool Storytime

April 8, 2020
6:00pm - 6:45pm
Kempsville Area Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Storytime Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Program Description:
We emphasize alphabet and letter recognition and activities that support independence and confidence building. This storytime includes books, rhymes and literacy activities to help children enter school ready to learn to read. Ages 3-5 with caregiver...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Introduction to Universal Class™

April 8, 2020
6:00pm - 7:15pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Classroom 202
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Jobs & Careers
Program Description:
Learn how to take online courses and earn Continuing Education Units (CEU) using Universal Class™, an online platform that provides courses on a wide range of topics from sewing to meditation to making spreadsheets in Microsoft Excel! ...

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This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Creating Documents with Google Docs

April 8, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Program Description:
Get to know Google Docs, a cloud-based document creator that brings word processing into your browser. Learn how to create, edit, upload, and share documents from any Internet-capable device. Prerequisites: Ability to create and upload simple documen...

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This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Internet for Beginners

April 9, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Program Description:
Learn how to use a web browser to access the web and practice useful strategies for finding and evaluating information on the internet. Prerequisites: Ability to use a computer mouse/keyboard or have taken Computers for Beginners. Adults. Registrat...

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This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

MICROSOFT EXCEL FOR BEGINNERS

April 9, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Program Description:
Learn how to complete common basic tasks, including creating and formatting simple documents and spreadsheets. Prerequisites: Ability to use a computer mouse/keyboard or have taken Computers for Beginners. We encourage you to bring a USB drive to sav...

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This event is in the "Onesies (12-24 months)" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

Toddler Open Play

April 9, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Oceanfront Area Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Oceanfront Area Library
Room: Oceanfront Children's Area
Age Group: Onesies (12-24 months), Toddlers (2-3 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Program 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...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Family Storytime

April 9, 2020
11:15am - 12:00pm
Great Neck Area Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Program Description:
Join us for an all ages storytime including books, songs, rhymes and literacy activities to help children develop a lifelong love of reading! Ages 2-5 with caregiver. Registration is not required. Programs that do not require registration a...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

LIVEArt

April 9, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Storytime Room
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Perform, create, and have fun!  Join us at the library to explore various art forms. Each class features a new skill, artist, artistic movement or technique. Grades 3-5. Registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Pokémon Club

April 9, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime Room
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Hobbies
Program Description:
Join fellow Pokémon players and fans to enjoy all things Pokémon. Enjoy a Pokémon themed craft and activities, talk with fellow players, and just hang out. Bring your cards to play (or learn to play) together. Catch them all at the library this month...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

VB Chess Club

April 9, 2020
4:30pm - 7:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Marketplace North
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, Adults 18+
Program Type: Hobbies
Program 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. ...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Teen Time: Eco-Fun

April 9, 2020
5:00pm - 7:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Library Rooms L102 and L103
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies
Program Description:
Hang out at the library, learn about the environment in a fun, interactive way, watch a movie, and enjoy hands-on activities. Showings change monthly and may be rated up to PG-13. All supplies provided. Planned and presented by the library's tee...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Microsoft Excel Intermediate

April 9, 2020
5:15pm - 7:15pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Classroom 202
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Program Description:
Learn more about working with data using formatting, graphics and charts, and sorting/filtering. Prerequisites: Ability to create simple spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel or have taken Microsoft Excel for Beginners. We encourage you to bring a USB d...

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This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Now Read This: Book Chatters

April 9, 2020
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Pungo-Blackwater Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Pungo-Blackwater Library
Room: Pungo-Blackwater Conference Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors, Discussion Groups
Program Description:
Meet to discuss this month's selected title: Educated: A Memoir, by Tara Westover. Book club copies are available for check-out at the Pungo-Blackwater Library Information desk. Adults. Registration is not required. An unforgettable memoir about a...
This event is in the "Babies (3-12 months)" group.
This event is in the "Onesies (12-24 months)" group.

Baby Paint and Play

April 10, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Bayside & Special Services Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Bayside & Special Services Library
Room: Bayside Storytime Room
Age Group: Babies (3-12 months), Onesies (12-24 months)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
It’s never too soon to introduce your baby to art! Join us at the library for a sensory art experience that improves your baby’s fine motor skills and stimulates their curiosity. Wear clothes you don’t mind getting messy. All materials provided....
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Crafty Fridays

April 10, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Great Neck Area Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Marketplace
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Program Description:
You can be a maker!  Join us on Friday mornings for a different creative and fun crafting experience each week.  No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

Pretend Play: Firefighters

April 10, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Folio & Libris Meeting Rooms
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies
Program Description:
Come practice your creative problem solving skills at Central Library! Kids will get the opportunity to engage in imaginative play in our pretend firefighter training. All supplies provided. Registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Health Forum: The Importance of Updating Your Medical Record

April 10, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Auditorium
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Discussion Groups
Program Description:
Join Nurse Practitioner, Dr. Monique Farrington, for her continuing medical series which addresses a broad array of topics designed to keep us all informed about how we can be advocates for our own health.  This month’s discussion will be about ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Friday Crafternoons

April 10, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Bring your craft, your supplies and your passion! Meet other crafters and creators, share your ideas and get new ones! Adults. Registration is not required. ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Microsoft Word for Beginners

April 11, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Classroom 202
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Program Description:
Learn how to complete common basic tasks, including creating and formatting simple documents. Prerequisites: Ability to use a computer mouse/keyboard or have taken Computers for Beginners. We encourage you to bring a USB drive to save your work. Adul...

Disclaimer(s)

For more information please visit www.vbgov.com/tech-ed.

This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

Pretend Play: Firefighters

April 11, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Folio & Libris Meeting Rooms
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies
Program Description:
Come practice your creative problem solving skills at Central Library! Kids will get the opportunity to engage in imaginative play in our pretend firefighter training. All supplies provided. Registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Onesies (12-24 months)" group.

Toddler Open Play and Storytime

April 11, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Princess Anne Area Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Storytime Room
Age Group: Onesies (12-24 months)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Program Description:
Bring your little crawlers and toddlers to the library for an opportunity to play with each other as they handle manipulatives, board books, hear a story, and visit with other parents. No Registration Required.  ...