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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 Chat (Winter Favorites)

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: 18
Details:
Join us for a chat from the comfort of home and meet other teens.  Share what you're into, and discover new books to read, movies to watch, games to play, and more! Theme: Winter Favorites Registration is required. You will receive an emai...
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: 1
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 K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

WebEx Live: Live Art - Eric Carle

5:00pm - 5:30pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Details:
Learn about the art methods of Eric Carle, author and illustrator of "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" among many other books. Create an Eric Carle style print on canvas. Art materials (canvas, tissue paper, painted paper, glue, and paintbrush) t...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

WebEx Live: Gingerbread Storytime & To-Go Craft

10:30am - 11:00am
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: 0
Details:
For children 3-7 years old.  Sugar and spice and stories mix up nice!  Join us for a story and craft featuring gingerbread and baking.  Once registered, a craft kit will be available for pick-up at the MEO Central Library, 41...
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: History Comes Alive! Book Club

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors, History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Details:
Join us on WebEx to discuss "The Gown: a novel of the royal wedding" by Jennifer Robson available in ebook on Hoopla Digital and in Large Print, audio and paperback for pick up at Central Library for registered participants. ...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Webex Live: Teen Time (Faerie Doors)

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Details:
Join us for weekly teen-only activities.  Different selections every week!  Grades 6-12. Theme: Make your own faerie door and learn about the different denizens of the "Invisible World." Supplies provided, see registration conf...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture
Details:
You are invited to a special screening of the documentary short "Bridge of Books" followed by a conversation and Q&A with Aaron Lansky, founder and president of the Yiddish Book Center. "Bridge of Books" is the moving and often funny chronicle of...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

WebEx Live: DIY Photo Wreaths

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Details:
Learn how to a beautiful winter-themed wreath to showcase a photo. Materials for this project will be provided and available for registered participants to pick up at Central Library before the class; participants must supply their own photographs. P...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

VBPL Partner: Interview Techniques

9:30am - 11:00am
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Jobs & Careers
Details:
Learn how to prepare for your next interview. This workshop will go over how to dress and answer questions during an interview. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

Finger Gym To-Go: Owls

10:30am - 11:30am
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Details:
Register to pick up a kit of activities designed to build eye/hand coordination and muscles in your child’s hand. A brief video will explain the activities included in the kit. Designed for Ages 3-5 with a caregiver. Once register...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Details:
Gather around as we share two legends of animals who live in wintery places, from cultures in different parts of the world; one from the land of the Inuit people, and one from China. We'll have stories and songs and fingerplays and puppets, too!...
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: Culture, Discussion Groups
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 "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Webex Live: Teen Chat (Disney)

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
Details:
Join us for a chat from the comfort of home and meet other teens.  Share what you're into, and discover new books to read, movies to watch, games to play, and more! Theme: All things Disney! Registration is required. You will receive an em...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Details:
Florence “Flo” Womacks of Virginia Beach is a talented photographer whose primary interests are nature and abstract imaging.  Her goal is to create a relaxed environment that results in natural, intimate, and beautiful images which imp...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Details:
Learn about Symmetry and how to create Symmetrical drawings with your Preschooler Materials needed are (Plain paper, a pencil, markers and/or colored pencils). Additionally, Visit MEO Central Library, 4100 Virginia Beach Blvd., betwee...
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.
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Movies & Entertainment
Details:
What’s better than a family movie night watching Frozen? Watching Frozen while you shout, sing, and act along with it!  Come to the service point at your home library between December 7th and 11th to pick up a prop kit f...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

YouTube Video: I Sense Mindfulness: Taste

3:00pm - 3:15pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades K-2
Program Type: Culture, Hobbies, Storytimes & Early Learning
Details:
I Sense Mindfulness: Join us in an adventure into mindfulness and the sense of Taste, as we stretch, breathe, read, and share a taste-based activity you can do at home, with the help of a grown-up.       K-Gr 2.  ...
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 3-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Books & Authors, Discussion Groups
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Details:
Read a book selected 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 book this month is The Luck Uglies by Paul Durha...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Webex Live: Teen Time (Marshmallow Treats)

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Details:
Join us for weekly teen-only activities.  Different selections every week!  Grades 6-12. Theme: Make marshmallow treats, and get some tips and suggestions to change it up!   Registration is required. You will receive an emai...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

VBPL Partner: Marketing Your Resume

1:30pm - 3:00pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Jobs & Careers
Details:
Learn how to build a marketable resume for your job search. The dos and don't of building a targeted resume will be discussed. ...
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 "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

Youtube Video: We've Got Rhythm: Bucket drumming

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2
Program Type: STEAM
Details:
Using common items found around the house, improve your memory and ability to focus while practicing drumming rhythms and learning about basic music notation. PreK- Gr. 2.  Registration is not required. ...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Webex Live: Teen Chat (Villains)

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
Details:
Join us for a chat from the comfort of home and meet other teens.  Share what you're into, and discover new books to read, movies to watch, games to play, and more! Theme: Villains! Registration is required. You will receive an email 24 ho...
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: 25
Details:
Join us for a storytime and craft centered around the beloved holiday classic The Mitten by Jan Brett.  Once registered, a kit and a copy of The Mitten for participants to keep will be available for pickup at the MEO Central Libra...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

WebEx Live: Virtual Memory Cafe

10:30am - 12:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Discussion Groups
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Details:
Adults experiencing memory loss, along with their friends, family members, and caregivers, please join us for a Virtual Memory Café. We will create stories together and have beautiful conversation! Registration is required. You will r...