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

Crafternoons

November 27, 2019
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Kempsville Area Library
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville 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 "Adults 18+" group.

English Conversation Club

November 27, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Storytime Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Discussion Groups
Program 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! Every Wednesday at 2:30 pm. & every Tuesday at 6:30 pm. Adults. Registra...
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

November 27, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Great Neck Area Library
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. ...

Libraries Close Early

November 27, 2019
5:00pm - 9:00pm
Some Branches
Branches:
Some Branches
Description:
Libraries are closed early in observance of Thanksgiving ...

Thanksgiving

All Day 11/28 - 11/29
All Branches
Branches:
All Branches
Description:
All libraries are closed in observance of Thanksgiving ...

Joint Use Library Closed

All Day
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
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TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Description:
Joint Use Library is closed in observance of Thanksgiving ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Crochet Crash Course

November 30, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 40
Program Description:
Do you struggle to come up with thoughtful birthday and holiday presents? Do you hate the cold and love a good blanket? Just need something new to do with your hands? This six class series will teach you the basics of crochet, kni...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Tree Book Folding

December 1, 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
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Program Description:
Come join us for our fun program on book folding!  We will be making trees!  Perfect for a fall or holiday centerpiece!  All supplies will be provided!   Adults 18+  Registration is required beginning N...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Preschool Open Play

December 2, 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 "Babies (3-12 months)" group.
This event is in the "Onesies (12-24 months)" group.

Baby Open Play

December 2, 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 "Adults 18+" group.

Monday Crafternoons

December 2, 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 "Adults 18+" group.

History Comes Alive! Book Club

December 2, 2019
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors, Discussion Groups
Program Description:
Have you ever found an object and wondered who it belonged to or where it came from? For our December meeting, read and discuss The Keeper of Lost Things, a novel by Ruth Hogan. The Thoroughgood House and Education Center includes an exhibit sp...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Play Ukulele!

December 2, 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.

Kid Creators for Grades 3-5: Paper Making

December 2, 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, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
Invent, create, and discover something new with Kid Creators!  For Grades 3-5.  Online registration required. ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Modern Resume Workshop

December 2, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Auditorium
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Jobs & Careers
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Program Description:
Join us for a workshop on how to create the resume that every employer is looking for! This program is presented by a representative from Virginia Career Works. Adults. Registration required. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Preschool Science: Nocturnal Animals

December 3, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Bayside Special Service Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bayside Special Service Library
Room: Bayside Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
Learn about nocturnal animals through hands-on experiments and art activities. Ages 3-5. Online registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Babies (3-12 months)" group.
This event is in the "Onesies (12-24 months)" group.

Baby Paint and Play

December 3, 2019
10:15am - 10:45am
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies (3-12 months), Onesies (12-24 months)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
It’s never too soon to introduce your baby to art! Join us at the library for simple stories and 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 mater...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Microsoft Excel What If Analysis

December 3, 2019
10:30am - 12:30pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Classroom 202
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Program Description:
Learn how to explore different numerical scenarios such as financial loans using this advanced tool. Prerequisites: Basic Microsoft Excel skills including formulas and functions or have taken Microsoft Excel for Beginners and Intermediate. ...

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

Coloring for Adults

December 3, 2019
2:00pm - 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:
Coloring Books are not just for kids. Join the craze - adult coloring. Relaxing and stress relieving. Drop in and color a page to keep. Adults. Registration is not required  ...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

LIVEArt: Boomwhackers!

December 3, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Hobbies, Movies & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
Join us for an exploration of sound and percussion using Boomwhackers, colorful, tuned tubular musical instruments. We'll play some songs and games and make beautiful music together! Grades 2-5.  Registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Teen Time: Gaming (Tournament)

December 3, 2019
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Kempsville Area Library
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Program Description:
Hang out at the library and play games! Different types of games will be featured every first Tuesday of the month. Challenge your friends and show off your skills. Grades 6-12. No registration required. This month is a Smash Brothers Gaming Tou...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

English Conversation Club

December 3, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Storytime Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Culture, Discussion Groups
Program 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! Every Wednesday at 2:30 pm, and every Tuesday at 6:30 pm. Adults. Regis...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Genealogy Book Tour

December 3, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Local History & Genealogy Area
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Program Description:
Struggling with your genealogy? Take a tour of the genealogy books we have available at the Central Library. The answer you seek might be between the covers! No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Adult Game Days

December 4, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Hobbies
Program Description:
Play board games with other adults and put together puzzles. Your brain will love you for it! We will have an assortment of games and puzzles. No registration and no purchase required. This program is presented by staff from the Meyera E. Oberndor...
This event is in the "Babies (3-12 months)" group.
This event is in the "Onesies (12-24 months)" group.

Baby Open Play

December 4, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Oceanfront Area Library
Library Branch: Oceanfront Area Library
Room: Oceanfront Children's Area
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 traditionall...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Tech Talk

December 4, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Bayside Special Service Library
Library Branch: Bayside Special Service Library
Room: Bayside Special Services Area
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Discussion Groups
Program Description:
Are you looking to solve a current issue or simply needing a venue to share new ideas and technology available? In this day and age, there certainly are no shortages of devices and applications out there! Join us in our discussion...