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This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Games From Around the World

November 16, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Pungo-Blackwater Library
Library Branch: Pungo-Blackwater Library
Room: Pungo-Blackwater Lawn
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Culture, Hobbies
Program Description:
Join us for movement, mindfulness, and friendly competition as we explore games that are played throughout the world! Learn new games and enjoy old fashioned favorites. Grades 3-5. Registration is not required. ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Living Room Conversations: Opioid Addiction

November 16, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Discussion Groups
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Program Description:
Come join us for coffee, cookies and conversation as we discuss the current opioid addiction epidemic in our country today.  What can we do to prevent or resolve this issue in our society? Adults 18+  Registration is required beginning N...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Reversible Soup Bowl Cozy

November 17, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Program Description:
Come join us as we sew a reversible soup bowl cozy to keep your soup hot on cold winter nights!  These make nice gifts for the holidays, too!  Basic sewing skills.  Bring sewing machine and basic sewing supplies (scissors, thread, ripp...
This event is in the "Babies (3-12 months)" group.
This event is in the "Onesies (12-24 months)" group.

Combined Rhyme Time

November 18, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Bayside Special Service Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bayside Special Service Library
Room: Bayside Storytime Room
Age Group: Babies (3-12 months), Onesies (12-24 months)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 47
Program Description:
Build early language and large motor skills through rhyme, songs, baby sign, book sharing and hands-on activities. Ages 6-24 months with caregiver. Online registration for this 5 week-long series is required. Because this class starts before regular ...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

Just 2s Storytime

November 18, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 10
Program Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, concepts (i.e. colors, shapes, etc.) and early literacy tips with your curious toddler, as he develops independence as well as pre-literacy and social skills. Age 2 with caregiver. Registration for this 5 week-long ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Preschool Open Play

November 18, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Oceanfront Area Library
Library Branch: Oceanfront Area Library
Room: Oceanfront Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 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 program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Age...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

Drop-in Just 2s Storytime

November 18, 2019
10:15am - 10:45am
Great Neck Area Library
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Program Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, concepts (i.e. colors, shapes, etc.) and early literacy tips with your curious toddler, as he develops independence as well as pre-literacy and social skills. Age 2 with caregiver. Registration is not required. Programs ...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

Just 2s Storytime

November 18, 2019
10:15am - 10:45am
Princess Anne Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Storytime Room
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Program Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, concepts (i.e. colors, shapes, etc.) and early literacy tips with your curious toddler, as he develops independence as well as pre-literacy and social skills. Age 2 with caregiver. Registration for this 5 week-long serie...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Drop-in Combined Preschool Storytime

November 18, 2019
10:15am - 11:00am
Oceanfront Area Library
Library Branch: Oceanfront Area Library
Room: Oceanfront 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 "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Preschool Science

November 18, 2019
10:15am - 11:00am
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Storytime Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 42
Program Description:
Bring your preschooler in to learn about Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math in this interactive series. Age 3-5 with caregiver. Registration for this 5 week-long series is required.  ...
This event is in the "Onesies (12-24 months)" group.

Onesies Rhyme Time

November 18, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Bayside Special Service Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bayside Special Service Library
Room: Bayside Storytime Room
Age Group: Onesies (12-24 months)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 48
Program Description:
Onesies Rhyme Time builds early language skills as children move from crawling to walking. Storytimes include rhymes, books, baby sign, and hands-on activities to build pre-reading and large motor skills. Ages 12-24 months with caregiver. Online regi...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

3s Please Storytime

November 18, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Windsor Woods Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Windsor Woods Area Library
Room: Windsor Woods Programming Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 50
Program Description:
With increased focus on more complex books, we emphasize alphabet and letter recognition, shapes, hands-on activities, as well as independence and confidence building. Age 3 with caregiver. Online registration for this 5 week-long series is requ...
This event is in the "Babies (3-12 months)" group.
This event is in the "Onesies (12-24 months)" group.

Baby Open Play

November 18, 2019
10:30am - 12:00pm
Kempsville Area Library
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Storytime Room
Age Group: Babies (3-12 months), Onesies (12-24 months)
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 traditionally structured program. Ages 6-24 months with ca...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

Just 2s Storytime

November 18, 2019
11:15am - 11:45am
Princess Anne Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Storytime Room
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 18
Program Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, concepts (i.e. colors, shapes, etc.) and early literacy tips with your curious toddler, as he develops independence as well as pre-literacy and social skills. Age 2 with caregiver. Registration for this 5 week-long ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Be Mindful With: Yoga!

November 18, 2019
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Storytime Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
Join us for a Library Program Series centered around the importance of Mindfulness at an early age. With a Story and weekly activity that exercises Mindfulness, children and parents will have the opportunity to better acknowledge, accept and con...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Preschool Art

November 18, 2019
1:00pm - 1:45pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 40
Program Description:
Bring your preschooler to explore different artistic styles. Please wear clothes you don’t mind getting messy! Ages 3-5 with caregiver. Registration for this 5 week series is required. *There will be no class on November 11th due to Veteran's Day....
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Monday Crafternoons

November 18, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Bayside Special Service Library
Library Branch: Bayside Special Service Library
Room: Bayside Library 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 18+. Registration is not required. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Drop-in Combined Preschool Storytime

November 18, 2019
1:15pm - 2:00pm
Great Neck Area Library
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting 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. Registration is not req...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

Homeschool Discovery Days: K-2

November 18, 2019
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Windsor Woods Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Windsor Woods Area Library
Room: Windsor Woods Programming Room
Age Group: Grades K-2
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
Explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM). Grades K-2. Registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

On My Own Preschool Science Storytime

November 18, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Storytime Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 50
Program Description:
Designed for newly independent preschoolers, On My Own Preschool Science invites 5 year-olds to engage in hands-on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) activities. Registration for this 5 week series is required. Please not...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

Big Kid Keyboarders

November 18, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Classroom 202
Age Group: Grades K-2
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 47
Program Description:
Make a fun PowerPoint presentation! Increase desktop applications skills as you and your child click and type your way to computer knowledge through five fun-focused computer classes. Each 60-minute class will continue to build skills and confid...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Hands-on Science

November 18, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime Room
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 49
Program Description:
Explore Science, Engineering, Technology, Arts and Math in this interactive series. Grades 3-5. Online registration for this 5 week-long series is required. *There will be no class on November 11th due to Veteran's Day. ...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

LIVEArt: Shrinky Dinks

November 18, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Join us and make wearable art using shrinky dink plastic – you’ll get to see your design shrink and thicken as it's baked right before your eyes!  Make jewelry, keychains, etc. Your imagination is the limit for what you can use th...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Play Ukulele!

November 18, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Program Description:
Have you ever wanted to play the ukulele? Join in a five week beginner class learning chords and songs using our library ukuleles! You'll check out an instrument for the class, and share what you've learned for family and friends in your last class. ...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

LIVEArt

November 18, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Culture, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
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.  Online registration is required. ...
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.

NaNoWriMo Come Write In

November 18, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Oceanfront Area Library
Library Branch: Oceanfront Area Library
Room: Oceanfront Biblio Studio
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors, Discussion Groups, Hobbies
Program Description:
Join other authors in our cozy Biblio Studio space and work on your novel for National Novel Writing Month.    Image courtesy of National Novel Writing Month.  ...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

Just 2s Storytime

November 19, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime Room
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 41
Program Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, concepts (i.e. colors, shapes, etc.) and early literacy tips with your curious toddler, as he develops independence as well as pre-literacy and social skills. Age 2 with caregiver. Registration for this 5 week serie...