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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.

StoryWalk®: Hats are Not for Cats

2:30pm - 5:30pm
Kempsville Area Library
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Outside
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Books & Authors, Storytimes & Early Learning
Details:
Join us for a Spring StoryWalk® featuring Jacqueline Rayner's Hats are Not for Cats!.  We hope that you will enjoy this StoryWalk®, presented by the Sadler Early Literacy Endowment of the Virginia Beach Library Foundation and Virginia Beach Publ...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

WebEx Live: Just 2s Virtual Storytime

9:00am - 9:15am
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Details:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and early literacy tips with your curious toddler, as he develops pre-literacy and social skills. Age 2 with caregiver. Registration for this 5-week virtual series is required. You will receive an email 24 hours befor...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Details:
Welcome to the Sustainability Series where we will be learning about the the 3 R's of Sustainability: Reduce, Reuse and Recycle! Join Teen Services staff as they focus on the second R, which is to Reuse items we already own, by making chocolate ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
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Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 47
Details:
Storytime includes books, rhymes and literacy activities to help children enter school ready to learn to read. Ages 3-5 with caregiver. Registration for this 5-week virtual series is required.  Registrants will receive a link t...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

WebEx Live: 3s Please Virtual Storytime

9:00am - 9:30am
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Details:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and early literacy with increased focus on more complex books. Age 3 with caregiver. Registration for this 5-week virtual series is required.  You will receive an email 24 hours before the event with lo...
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.

StoryWalk®: Plants Can't Sit Still

10:00am - 1:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Outside
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Books & Authors, Storytimes & Early Learning
Details:
Join us for a Spring StoryWalk® featuring Rebecca E. Hirsch's Plants Can't Sit Still.  We hope that you will enjoy this StoryWalk®, presented by the Sadler Early Literacy Endowment of the Virginia Beach Library Foundation and Virginia Beach Publ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

WebEx Live: Read & Share Book Club

10:30am - 12:00pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors, Discussion Groups
Details:
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.  No registration required. The virtual room opens 5 minutes bef...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Details:
Join Teen Services staff as they try things at the Library!  This month, it's a Chicken Nugget Taste Test!  Watch staff taste chicken nuggets from 5 chain restaurants to find out which is the best.  Teens Grades 6-12. &n...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Details:
Get started with Photopea, a free browser-based photo editing platform. Explore some of the common tools and discover new and creative ways to enhance and edit your photos. Adults. Registration required. You will receive an email 24 hours before...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

WebEx Live: 3s Please Virtual Storytime

9:00am - 9:30am
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Details:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and early literacy with increased focus on more complex books. Age 3 with caregiver. Registration for this 5-week virtual series is required.  You will receive an email 24 hours before the event with lo...
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.

StoryWalk®: Hats are Not for Cats

10:00am - 1:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Outside
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Books & Authors, Storytimes & Early Learning
Details:
Join us for a Spring StoryWalk® featuring Jacqueline Rayner's Hats are Not for Cats!.  We hope that you will enjoy this StoryWalk®, presented by the Sadler Early Literacy Endowment of the Virginia Beach Library Foundation and Virginia Beach Publ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

WebEx Live: Unicorn Storytime & To Go Craft Kit

10:30am - 11:15am
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Details:
For children 3-7 years old.  Do you believe in unicorns?  Join us for stories, songs, and a craft starring these magical creatures.  Registration is required. Once registered, a to-go kit of supplies will be available for ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

WebEx Live: Beach Readers

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Details:
Beach Readers is designed for adults with developmental disabilities who are interested in improving their reading skills. We will meet online to create stories and read together. No registration required. The virtual room opens 5 minutes before t...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

WebEx Live: Just 2s Virtual Storytime

9:00am - 9:15am
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Details:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and early literacy tips with your curious toddler, as he develops pre-literacy and social skills. Age 2 with caregiver. Registration for this 4-week virtual series is required. You will receive an email 24 hours befor...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

WebEx Live: Preschool Storytime for Ages 3-5

10:30am - 11:00am
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 48
Details:
Storytime includes books, rhymes and literacy activities to help children enter school ready to learn to read. Ages 3-5. Registration for this 5-week virtual series is required.  You will receive an email 24 hours before the ev...
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.

StoryWalk®: Plants Can't Sit Still

2:00pm - 5:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Outside
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Books & Authors, Storytimes & Early Learning
Details:
Join us for a Spring StoryWalk® featuring Rebecca E. Hirsch's Plants Can't Sit Still.  We hope that you will enjoy this StoryWalk®, presented by the Sadler Early Literacy Endowment of the Virginia Beach Library Foundation and Virginia Beach Publ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Details:
Join us for "The Whole Ball of Wax", a virtual exhibition of encaustic art by Sandra Alderman followed by an interview with the artist.   Adults. Registration not required. A link will be provided prior to the program date.  ...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

WebEx Live: Just 2s Virtual Storytime

9:00am - 9:15am
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Details:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and early literacy tips with your curious toddler, as he develops pre-literacy and social skills. Age 2 with caregiver. Registration for this 5-week virtual series is required. You will receive an email 24 hours befor...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Details:
Welcome to the Sustainability Series where we will be learning about the the 3 R's of Sustainability: Reduce, Reuse and Recycle! Join Teen Services staff as they focus on the third R, which is to Recycle! Teens Grades 6-12.  Re...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 47
Details:
Storytime includes books, rhymes and literacy activities to help children enter school ready to learn to read. Ages 3-5 with caregiver. Registration for this 5-week virtual series is required.  Registrants will receive a link t...
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Roll20 Live: Roleplaying Adventures

3:00pm - 5:30pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Details:
Meet up online with other teens and play Dungeons & Dragons with a Library Game Master.  No experience necessary.  Enjoy a different one-shot adventure each session! Grades 9-12.  Registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Details:
Paint nights have gone virtual! Follow Ms. Veronica for a step-by-step tutorial. Join us and create something special with your mom, dad, brother, sister, or friend! Both participants need to be together during the program, as the 2 canvas' will...
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.

StoryWalk®: Hats are Not for Cats

10:00am - 1:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Outside
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Books & Authors, Storytimes & Early Learning
Details:
Join us for a Spring StoryWalk® featuring Jacqueline Rayner's Hats are Not for Cats!.  We hope that you will enjoy this StoryWalk®, presented by the Sadler Early Literacy Endowment of the Virginia Beach Library Foundation and Virginia Beach Publ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

To-Go Kit: STEAM-It's For the Birds

All Day 5/10 - 5/15
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Details:
Register to pick up a kit with STEAM supplies to make a birdfeeder, paint with feathers, play with birdseed playdoh and learn about birds. Note: several items (such as peanut butter) not included. Designed for Grades Pre-K - 2.  Once r...