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Introduction to Universal Class™

April 8, 2020
6:00pm - 7:15pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Classroom 202
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Jobs & Careers
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
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
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
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
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
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
Registration
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
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
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
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
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Storytime Room
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
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. 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
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime Room
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
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
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
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
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 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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For more information please visit www.vbgov.com/tech-ed.

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

Now Read This: Book Chatters

April 9, 2020
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Pungo-Blackwater Library
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 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: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
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.

Pretend Play: Firefighters

April 10, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
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
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
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.

Friday Crafternoons

April 10, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
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
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: 15
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...

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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
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
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
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 "Babies (3-12 months)" group.
This event is in the "Onesies (12-24 months)" group.

Baby Paint and Play

April 11, 2020
11:00am - 11:45am
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies (3-12 months), Onesies (12-24 months)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
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 "Grades 9-12" group.

Four Finger Frenzy

April 11, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
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 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.

Escape the Dungeon

April 11, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Pungo-Blackwater Library
Registration
Library Branch: Pungo-Blackwater Library
Room: Pungo-Blackwater Storytime Room
Age Group: Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8
Program Type: Hobbies, Movies & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
Calling all adventurers! Can you solve the dungeon's puzzles in time to reveal the legendary Triforce?  Come together to test your wisdom and courage in this "Legend of Zelda" themed escape room. Grades 3-8. Registration is requir...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Multicultural Storytime

April 11, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Culture, Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Program Description:
Come and visit with us a multicultural storytime. Meet special guest and enjoy activities that help you learn about another culture and its people. Ages 3-5. Registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Pokémon Club

April 11, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Bayside Special Service Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bayside Special Service Library
Room: Bayside Storytime Room
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
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 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Cupcake Challenge!

April 11, 2020
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Teen Area
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Program Description:
Get creative and see who can decorate the most original cupcakes– no baking required!  Take home your creations to eat or share.  All supplies provided.  Grades 6-12. Registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Babies (3-12 months)" group.

Baby Rhyme Time Storytime

April 13, 2020
9:30am - 10:00am
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime Room
Age Group: Babies (3-12 months)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
Bond with your infant in a face-to-face rhyme time and build early language skills through rhymes, repetition, music and baby sign. Children are introduced to quality board books and one-on-one book sharing. Ages 3-12 months with caregiver. Registrat...
This event is in the "Babies (3-12 months)" group.
This event is in the "Onesies (12-24 months)" group.

Combined Rhyme Time

April 13, 2020
9:30am - 10:00am
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: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
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. Registration for this 5 week-long series is required. Because this class starts before regular...
This event is in the "Babies (3-12 months)" group.
This event is in the "Onesies (12-24 months)" group.

Combined Rhyme Time

April 13, 2020
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
Seats Remaining: 12
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 series is required. Because this class starts before reg...