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

On My Own Preschool Science Storytime

April 15, 2020
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Storytime Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: STEAM
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 3-5" group.

Coding with Dash: Robot Obstacle Course

April 15, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Bayside & Special Services Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Bayside & Special Services Library
Room: Bayside Storytime Room
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: STEAM
Program Description:
Come learn and play at the library! We will use our creativity to program Dash the robot to guide him through an obstacle course that we design. Grades 3-5. Registration required.    ...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Coding with KIBO: Building with Bricks

April 15, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: STEAM
Program Description:
Meet KIBO, one of the library's new robotic toys. Construct "The Child" figure out of LEGO and then teach the robot the way of the universe! Grades 3-5. Registration required. Funding for these educational coding toys provided by a gra...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Teen STEAM: Slime Workshop

April 15, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Oceanfront Area Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Oceanfront Area Library
Room: Oceanfront Area Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Do you love slime of all kinds? Want to learn how to make something new? Come hang out with other teens and get your slime on! All supplies provided. Grades 6-12.  Registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Adults with Disabilities Social Group

April 15, 2020
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Bayside & Special Services Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bayside & Special Services Library
Room: Bayside Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Culture
Program Description:
Get together with adults with disabilities for socializing and entertainment.  Build friendships, offer support and share accomplishments.  ...
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 15, 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 "Grades K-2" group.

Elementary Science

April 15, 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 K-2
Program Type: STEAM
Program Description:
Learn about Science, Engineering, Technology, Arts and Math in this interactive series. Grades K-2. Registration for this 5-week series is required. ...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Spring Break Creation Station

April 15, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
School's out- so bring your creative brain to the library! We'll provide crafts and you supply the artistic energy.This program is designed for kids in Kindergarten to 5th grade. No Registration required. ...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.

Four Finger Frenzy

April 15, 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 "Adults 18+" group.

Interview Skills Workshop

April 15, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Folio Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Jobs & Careers
Program Description:
Learn tips and techniques for making a great impression in an interview. This program is presented by a representative from Virginia Career Works. Adults. Registration required. ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Microsoft Word Intermediate

April 15, 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 inserting and formatting different elements into a basic document. Prerequisites: Ability to create simple documents using Microsoft Word or have taken Microsoft Word for Beginners. We encourage you to bring a USB drive to save your ...

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This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Teen Time: Gaming

April 15, 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: Hobbies
Program Description:
Hang out at the library and play games! Different types of games will be featured every third Wednesday of the month. Challenge your friends and show off your skills. Grades 6-12. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Drop in Combined Preschool Storytime

April 15, 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.

Managing Data with Google Sheets

April 15, 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:
Manage your data online with Google Sheets. Learn how to add, edit, and share spreadsheets and more from any Internet capable device.  Prerequisites: Ability to access and use Google Drive or have taken Getting Started with Google Drive. Adults....

Disclaimer(s)

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

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

Books on Tap at Tapped Crafthouse

April 15, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Off Site
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Program Description:
Please note: Due to our closure in March, we have pushed our book schedule back one month. The calendar listings have been updated, and the book listed below is the book selected to be discussed this month. Meet us at Tapped Crafthouse&n...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

Just 2s Storytime

April 16, 2020
9:30am - 10:00am
Kempsville Area Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Storytime 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 they develop independence as well as pre-literacy and social skills. Age 2 with caregiver. Registration for this 5 week...
This event is in the "Onesies (12-24 months)" group.

Onesies Rhyme Time

April 16, 2020
9:30am - 10:00am
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime Room
Age Group: Onesies (12-24 months)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
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. Registratio...
This event is in the "Onesies (12-24 months)" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

Toddler Open Play

April 16, 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.

Drop-in Just 2s Storytime

April 16, 2020
10:15am - 10:45am
Oceanfront Area Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Oceanfront Area Library
Room: Oceanfront Storytime 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. ...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

Just 2s Storytime

April 16, 2020
10:15am - 10:45am
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime 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 for this 5 week serie...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

Just 2s Storytime

April 16, 2020
10:15am - 10:45am
Princess Anne Area Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Storytime 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 for this 5 week-long ...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

Just 2s Storytime

April 16, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Kempsville Area Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Storytime 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 they develop independence as well as pre-literacy and social skills. Age 2 with caregiver. Registration for this 5 week...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

3s Please Storytime

April 16, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Storytime Room
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
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. Registration for this 5 week-long series is required. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

On My Own Preschool Storytime

April 16, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Windsor Woods Area Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Windsor Woods Area Library
Room: Windsor Woods Programming Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Program Description:
Designed for newly independent preschoolers, On My Own storytimes include books, rhymes and literacy based activities to help children enter school ready to learn to read. Ages 4-5 without caregiver in storytime room. Registration for this 5 week&nbs...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

LIVEArt: Painting

April 16, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Bayside & Special Services Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Bayside & Special Services Library
Room: Bayside Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-2
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Join us at the library to learn more about painting styles and create your own masterpiece with acrylics. Grades K-2. Registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Preschool Science

April 16, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Kempsville Area Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville 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 series. Age 3-5 with caregiver. Registration for this 5 week-long series is required.  ...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

Drop-In Just 2s Storytime

April 16, 2020
11:00am - 11:30am
Oceanfront Area Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Oceanfront Area Library
Room: Oceanfront Storytime 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. ...