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

Read and Share

April 16, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Program Description:
Enjoy a casual chat about popular books. Talk about titles you like and hear what others enjoy. Swap favorites old and new or spread the word about your favorite reads. Adults. Registration is not required. ...
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
11:15am - 11:45am
Princess Anne Area Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne 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.

Combined Preschool Storytime

April 16, 2020
11:15am - 12:00pm
Great Neck Area Library
Cancelled
Registration
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. Ages 3-5 with caregiver...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Preschool Clickers

April 16, 2020
11:30am - 12:15pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Classroom 202
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: STEAM
Program Description:
You and your preschooler will click and swipe your way to computer knowledge through five fun-focused computer classes. Each 45 minute class will build skills and confidence with computers. Ages 4-5 with caregiver. Registration required.  ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Preschool Science

April 16, 2020
1:00pm - 1:45pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime 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 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 16, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
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 K-2" group.

Caribbean Storytime

April 16, 2020
4:00pm - 4:45pm
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: Storytimes & Early Learning
Program Description:
Come out and enjoy storytelling “Caribbean style” with author and storyteller, Debbie Dawson. Enjoy a scary story and folk tales. Enjoy storytelling with fun participation songs. Get ready to come out and join in on the fun “Island” style with Caribb...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

LIVEArt

April 16, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Storytime Room
Age Group: Grades K-2
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
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 and begins on 2 weeks prior to the pro...
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 16, 2020
4:30pm - 7:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Cancelled
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: Gaming

April 16, 2020
5:00pm - 7:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Cancelled
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: Hobbies
Program Description:
Hang out at the library and play games! Different types of games will be featured every third Thursday of the month. Challenge your friends and show off your skills. Grades 6-12. Registration not required. ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Microsoft Excel: Pivot Charts, Pivot Tables, and VLOOKUP

April 16, 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:
Spreadsheets can quickly become difficult to read and interpret. Join us to learn how to use charts and pivot tables to better understand your data. Prerequisites: Microsoft Excel for Beginners and Microsoft Excel Intermediate. Adults. Registration r...

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This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Bricks at the Beach

April 16, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Kempsville Area Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Storytime Room
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Hobbies, STEAM
Program Description:
Come build and play with the Lego Club at the library! Use your imagination to build LEGO creations with friends, or meet some new building buddies. Grades K-5. Online registration is required. ...
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.

Crafty Fridays

April 17, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Great Neck Area Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Marketplace
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Program Description:
You can be a maker!  Join us on Friday mornings for a different creative and fun crafting experience each week.  No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Spring Break Creation Station

April 17, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
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 "Babies (3-12 months)" group.
This event is in the "Onesies (12-24 months)" group.

Baby Paint and Play

April 17, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime Room
Age Group: Babies (3-12 months), Onesies (12-24 months)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
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 "Adults 18+" group.

Seeing Beyond

April 17, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Bayside & Special Services Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bayside & Special Services Library
Room: Bayside Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Discussion Groups
Program Description:
Connect and share with other blind and visually impaired persons. Open to all, this program is presented during our Seeing Beyond Low-Vision series. Segments of the program may describe the details o...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.
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.
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.

Virginia Opera's The Pirates of Penzance

April 17, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Upstairs Crystal
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, Adults 18+
Program Type: Culture, STEAM
Program Description:
The Virginia Opera presents The Pirates of Penzance! Frederic, a junior pirate, plans to mark his 21st birthday by breaking free from the Pirate King and beginning his courtship of Mabel. But because he was born on Feb. 29, a date that only arri...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Friday Crafternoons

April 17, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Cancelled
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 18, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology
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 "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.

Visit Japan

April 18, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Marketplace South
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Culture
Program Description:
Enjoy learning about the beautiful country of Japan as well as its cultures and traditions during this monthly event.  Stop by any time during the program to participate in fun activities, create traditional crafts, and taste unique Japanese tre...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Preschool Block Party

April 18, 2020
10:15am - 11:15am
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Storytime Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: STEAM
Program Description:
Preschoolers and their caregivers are invited to come and build, make new friends, and have fun!   Block play builds creativity, literacy, science and math skills. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

Cat Family Storytime & Craft

April 18, 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), Grades K-2
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytimes & Early Learning
Program Description:
Meow!  Calling all cat lovers!  Join us for songs, stories, and crafts about our feline friends.  Things might get messy, so dress accordingly.   For children 3-7 years old with caregiver.    Online registratio...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

CSS Intermediate

April 18, 2020
10:30am - 12:30pm
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 design coding. Add background images and more to your web pages through CSS. Prerequisites: Ability to create simple web pages using HTML or have taken HTML for Beginners. Adults. Registration required. ...
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Four Finger Frenzy

April 18, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
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.

Letter Writing Social

April 18, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies, Workshops & Lectures
Program Description:
April is National Card and Letter Writing Month! Join us as we revisit the lost art of letter writing by coming together to write with others! Come with a recipient in mind, or take the time to write to a service member or a member of our community i...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Living Room Conversations: Guns and Responsibility

April 18, 2020
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Kempsville Area Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Discussion Groups
Program Description:
Come join us for coffee, cookies and conversation as we discuss our own personal experiences with guns and how these experiences have shaped our opinions on gun control vs. gun rights. Adults 18+  Registration is required beginning April...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Saturday Night Drive-In

April 18, 2020
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Auditorium
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Movies & Entertainment
Program Description:
Saturday Night Drive-In is a celebration of the glorious days of drive-in movies, featuring gems that you may have missed or love seeing again and again. The World According to Garp , based on the novel by John Irving, tells the story of T.S. Garp...