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This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.

YouTube Video: 13 Nights of Scary Stories

7:00pm - 7:30pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture
Program Description:
Did you know there are only thirteen true ghost stories?  Join us tonight and every night until Halloween, as our readers share a terrifying tale from the book Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell.  Warning: these stories a...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Instagram Story: Reading Recommendations

10/28/2020 @ 10:00am - 10/29/2020 @ 10:00am
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Program Description:
Looking for good books to read? Join us on Instagram Stories (@vbplibrary) for a reading recommendation party! Respond to our Story question and get personalized recommendations from VBPL's book recommending experts. We will make every effort to...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

WebEx Live: English Conversation Club

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Culture, Discussion Groups
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Program Description:
This online group is an informal space to build confidence and practice speaking skills for anyone who is learning English. Join us to connect with other community members and with the Virginia Beach Public Library. After you register, you may ...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Webex Live: Teen Book Chat (Paranormal)

5:00pm - 5:45pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Books & Authors, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Program Description:
Join us for a book chat from the comfort of home, meet other teens, and discover new books to read!  Theme: Paranormal! Registration is required. You will receive an email 24 hours before the event with login details. The virtual...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.

YouTube Video: 13 Nights of Scary Stories

7:00pm - 7:30pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture
Program Description:
Did you know there are only thirteen true ghost stories?  Join us tonight and every night until Halloween, as our readers share a terrifying tale from the book Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell.  Warning: these stories a...
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Roll20 Live: Roleplaying Adventures

2:30pm - 5:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Program Description:
Meet up online with other teens and play Dungeons & Dragons with a Library Game Master.  No experience necessary.  Different one-shot adventure each session! Grades 9-12.  Registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

Halloween Storytime

3:30pm - 4:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Program Description:
Get your costumes on and join us as we learn about Halloween traditions, sing songs and rhymes, do a paper craft, and read a story. If you'd like to do the paper craft along with us, you will need a piece of orange paper and scissors.  Ages...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.

YouTube Video: 13 Nights of Scary Stories

7:00pm - 7:30pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture
Program Description:
Did you know there are only thirteen true ghost stories?  Join us tonight and every night until Halloween, as our readers share a terrifying tale from the book Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell.  Warning: these stories a...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.

YouTube Video: 13 Nights of Scary Stories

7:00pm - 7:30pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture
Program Description:
Did you know there are only thirteen true ghost stories?  Join us tonight and every night until Halloween, as our readers share a terrifying tale from the book Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell.  Warning: these stories a...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.

YouTube Video: 13 Nights of Scary Stories

7:00pm - 7:30pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture
Program Description:
Did you know there are only thirteen true ghost stories?  Join us tonight and every night until Halloween, as our readers share a terrifying tale from the book Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell.  Warning: these stories a...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Roll20 Live: Role-Playing Adventures

6:00pm - 9:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Program Description:
Welcome adventurers! During this six week series we will be playing through the "Lost Mine of Phandelver and Beyond" Adventure using Roll20’s online virtual tabletop system and Discord system for communication. Requires internet access, a free&n...

Veterans Day

All Day
Some Branches
Branches:
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library, Bayside & Special Services Library, Great Neck Area Library, Kempsville Area Library, Oceanfront Area Library, Princess Anne Area Library, Pungo-Blackwater Library, Wahab Public Law Library, Windsor Woods Area Library
Description:
Libraries, except TCC/City Joint-Use Library, closed in observance of Veterans Day ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Roll20 Live: Role-Playing Adventures

6:00pm - 9:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Program Description:
Welcome adventurers! During this six week series we will be playing through the "Lost Mine of Phandelver and Beyond" Adventure using Roll20’s online virtual tabletop system and Discord system for communication. Requires internet access, a free&n...

Libraries Close Early

5:00pm - 9:00pm
Some Branches
Branches:
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library, Bayside & Special Services Library, Great Neck Area Library, Kempsville Area Library, Oceanfront Area Library, Princess Anne Area Library, Pungo-Blackwater Library, Wahab Public Law Library, Windsor Woods Area Library, Off Site
Description:
Libraries are closed early in observance of Thanksgiving ...

Thanksgiving

All Day 11/26 - 11/27
Some Branches
Branches:
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library, Bayside & Special Services Library, Great Neck Area Library, Kempsville Area Library, Oceanfront Area Library, Princess Anne Area Library, Pungo-Blackwater Library, TCC/City Joint-Use Library, Wahab Public Law Library, Windsor Woods Area Library

Christmas

All Day 12/24 - 12/25
Some Branches
Branches:
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library, Bayside & Special Services Library, Great Neck Area Library, Kempsville Area Library, Oceanfront Area Library, Princess Anne Area Library, Pungo-Blackwater Library, TCC/City Joint-Use Library, Wahab Public Law Library, Windsor Woods Area Library

Libraries Close Early

5:00pm - 9:00pm
Some Branches
Branches:
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library, Bayside & Special Services Library, Great Neck Area Library, Kempsville Area Library, Oceanfront Area Library, Princess Anne Area Library, Pungo-Blackwater Library, Wahab Public Law Library, Windsor Woods Area Library
Description:
Libraries close at 5pm on New Year's Eve ...