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

WebEx Live: Teen Paint Night (Shells)

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Details:
It’s a paint party! Create a beautiful mixed media painting following step-by-step instructions or free-style your own masterpiece. Grades 6-12. Registration is required. You will receive an email 24 hours before the event with the login details. ...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

Outdoor Program: Just 2s Art Explorers

10:30am - 11:00am
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Lawn
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Details:
Explore the wonderful world of art, just for 2’s! Join us for songs, a story, and a fun art activity using washable paint. Age 2. Registration is required. This program will be presented outside on the lawn. If registered, please meet ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
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. Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft as we celebrate caterpillars and the beautiful butterflies they become.  Registration is required. Once registered, a to-go kit of supplies will be available for pick-up ...
This event is in the "Onesies (12-24 months)" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

WebEx Live Goodnight, Children of the World

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Onesies (12-24 months), Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Details:
Families around the world sings lullabies to their babies and little ones. Join us online for good night songs in many languages, stories and some rhymes, as you and your children get ready for dreamland. For babies, toddlers and pre-s...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Outdoor Program: Preschool Yoga Storytime on the Lawn

3:30pm - 4:15pm
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Lawn
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Details:
Move and learn! This creative movement storytime will feature simple, child friendly yoga poses and engaging stories. Age 3-5 with caregiver. Registration is required. Please dress comfortably for the weather and plan to bring water for your famil...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

WebEx Live: Making a Bookmark in Canva

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Details:
Learn how to make your own bookmarks with Canva! Using a variety of templates, fonts, and stickers, graphic design has never been easier. Once you've created the best bookmark for you or or your friends, simply download them as image files, line them...

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

WebEx Live: Now Read This Book Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture, Discussion Groups
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Details:
Join us for an online book club discussion of "Learning to Speak Southern" by Lindsey Rogers Cook, available in ebook and audiobook formats in Hoopla Digital. Adults, 18+.  Registration is required. You will receive an email 24 hours before t...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

WebEx Live: Seeing Beyond

10:30am - 12:00pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Discussion Groups, Workshops & Lectures
Details:
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 of visual elements. No registration required...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

Outdoor Program: Cubetto Fun!

9:15am - 9:45am
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Outside
Age Group: Grades K-2
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Details:
Join us for outdoor coding fun with Cubetto, the coding robot! Together we will explore and learn some basic coding and programming while playing with Cubetto. Grades K-2. Registration required.  Please dress comfortably for the weather ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

WebEx Live: 3s Please Virtual Storytime

9:45am - 10:15am
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
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 "Grades K-2" group.

Outdoor Program: Cubetto Fun!

10:00am - 10:30am
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Outside
Age Group: Grades K-2
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Details:
Join us for outdoor coding fun with Cubetto, the coding robot! Together we will explore and learn some basic coding and programming while playing with Cubetto. Grades K-2. Registration required.  Please dress comfortably for the weather ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

Outdoor Program: Nature Scavenger Hunt

10:00am - 12:00pm
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Outside
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2
Program Type: Hobbies, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Details:
Use four of your five senses to explore nature outside the library.  Pick up your bingo sheet at the table outside the library, mark the things you see, smell, touch, and hear on your sheet.  When you have a bingo, bring your sheet back to ...
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 "Adults 18+" group.

WebEx Live: Your Family History in Recipes

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Culture, History & Genealogy, Hobbies
Details:
How to use family recipes to augment your family history. No registration required. The virtual room opens 5 minutes before the event. The meeting number is 172 923 8394, the password is food and you can join by phone at 1-415-655-0...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Books & Authors, Discussion Groups
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Details:
Read a book selected last month by 3rd-5th graders, then join in a virtual meeting with other readers your own age to discuss your thoughts on the book. Grades 3-5. Registration is required. Our reader-chosen book this month will be posted he...
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: 20
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 "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

Outdoor Program: Nature Scavenger Hunt

10:00am - 12:00pm
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Outside
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2
Program Type: Hobbies, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Details:
Use four of your five senses to explore nature outside the library.  Pick up your bingo sheet at the table outside the library, mark the things you see, smell, touch, and hear on your sheet.  When you have a bingo, bring your sheet back to ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Outdoor Program: Preschool Art- Leo Lionni

10:30am - 11:00am
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Lawn
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Details:
Author and illustrator Leo Lionni used colorful shapes and colors in his illustrations, especially within A Color of His Own. Join us to explore with rainbow scratch board art! Ages 3-5 with caregiver. Registra...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

WebEx Live: Just 2's Storytime

9:00am - 9:30am
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Details:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, concepts (i.e. colors, shapes, etc.) and early literacy tips with your curious toddler, as he or she develops independence as well as pre-literacy and social skills; all from the comfort of your home. Age 2 wit...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Outdoor Program: Graceful Gliders & Flyers

10:00am - 10:30am
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Lawn
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Details:
You may have folded a paper airplane, but have you ever made a glider? Join us while we learn about gliders, design some of our own, and see how far they can fly! Ages 3-7 with caregiver.  Registration is required.  This...
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
Seats Remaining: 20
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 "Adults 18+" group.

WebEx Live: English Conversation Club

2:30pm - 3:30pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Details:
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 "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

WebEx Live: Preschool Storytime for Ages 3-5

9:45am - 10:15am
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
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...