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

YouTube Video Post: Internet Safety Game Show!

11:00am - 11:30am
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Program Description:
October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month! Test your knowledge of Internet safety by playing along during this pre-recorded quiz show hosted by VBPL staff! Adults. Registration not required. Link to video will be available for viewing after p...
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
Program Description:
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 "Adults 18+" group.

VBPL Partner: Modern Resumes

9:00am - 10:30am
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Jobs & Careers
Program Description:
In this free live webinar, we will discuss trends in modern resume design. By the end of this lesson you will have all the tools necessary to advertise your best self to any employer. Certificates of completion are available upon request. Presented b...
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: 7
Program Description:
Join us for an online book club discussion of Impersonation by Heidi Pitlor, available in book ebook and audiobook formats on Hoopla Digital with no waiting. Adults, 18+.  Registration is required. You will receive an email 24 hours before th...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Roll20 Live: Role-Playing Adventures

6:00pm - 9:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Program Description:
Welcome adventurers! During this six week series we will be playing through the "Lost Mine of Phandelver and Beyond" Adventure using Roll20’s online virtual tabletop system and Discord system for communication. Requires internet access, a free&n...
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 "Adults 18+" group.

Webex Live: Virtual Ready to Read Family Workshop

10:00am - 10:45am
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years), Adults 18+
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning, Workshops & Lectures
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Program Description:
You are your child’s teacher! In this 45 minute virtual session, parents and caregivers will learn techniques to support early literacy at home through daily routines as they sing, talk, read, write, and play together. Attendees will receive a f...
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
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.  No registration required. The virtual room opens 5 minutes bef...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

VBPL Partner: Modern Job Interviews

9:00am - 10:30am
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Jobs & Careers
Program Description:
In this free live webinar, learn about trending interview questions in today's job market, and gain the tools necessary to advertise your best self to any employer during an online or in-person interview. Certificates of completion are avai...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Instagram Story: Reading Recommendations

10/28/2020 @ 10:00am - 10/29/2020 @ 10:00am
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Program Description:
Looking for good books to read? Join us on Instagram Stories (@vbplibrary) for a reading recommendation party! Respond to our Story question and get personalized recommendations from VBPL's book recommending experts. We will make every effort to...
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
Program Description:
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 "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
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.  No registration required. The virtual room opens 5 minutes bef...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

WebEx Live: NaNoWriMo With VBPL

5:30pm - 7:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Taking part in National Novel Writing Month can be challenging. Our weekly virtual meet-up provides you with a network of other NaNoWriMo participants with whom you can share ups, downs, goals, fears, frustrations, and advice, as well as an hour of d...
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
Program Description:
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 "Adults 18+" group.
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Fine art photographer Sandi Snider lives on a  farm in Creeds, Virginia where she spends many hours exploring the natural beauty of the woods and waters in the Back Bay and Currituck Sound area nearby. Her love of fishing ...
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 9-12, Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Program Description:
Kadya Molodovsky's novel, A Jewish Refugee in New York, is the story of Rivke Zilberg, a 20-year-old refugee from Poland who begins her diary on December, 15, 1939. She writes, "I arrived on a beautiful day. Perhaps this was a sign that thi...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Roll20 Live: Role-Playing Adventures

6:00pm - 9:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Program Description:
Welcome adventurers! During this six week series we will be playing through the "Lost Mine of Phandelver and Beyond" Adventure using Roll20’s online virtual tabletop system and Discord system for communication. Requires internet access, a free&n...
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
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.  No registration required. The virtual room opens 5 minutes bef...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

WebEx Live: NaNoWriMo With VBPL

5:30pm - 7:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Taking part in National Novel Writing Month can be challenging. Our weekly virtual meet-up provides you with a network of other NaNoWriMo participants with whom you can share ups, downs, goals, fears, frustrations, and advice, as well as an hour of d...
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
Program Description:
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 "Adults 18+" group.

Youtube Video Post: Video Games for Non-Gamers

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Hobbies
Program Description:
Parents and caregivers, do your kids love video games? Even if you aren't a fan, you need to be able to evaluate what your kids are playing and know how to keep them safe online. In this video, we will review and share resources about content rating ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

WebEx Live: Graphic Novel Book Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors, Discussion Groups, History & Genealogy
Program Description:
Read Ms. Marvel Vol. 1: No Normal by G. Willow Wilson via Hoopla then join us for our the discussion via WebEx. Adults, 18+.  No registration required. The virtual room opens 5 minutes before the event. The meeting number ...
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
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.  No registration required. The virtual room opens 5 minutes bef...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

WebEx Live: NaNoWriMo With VBPL

5:30pm - 7:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Taking part in National Novel Writing Month can be challenging. Our weekly virtual meet-up provides you with a network of other NaNoWriMo participants with whom you can share ups, downs, goals, fears, frustrations, and advice, as well as an hour of d...
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
Program Description:
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 "Grades 9-12" group.
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 9-12, Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Program Description:
Grab a free copy of Patron Saints of Nothing and discuss it with other teens. Patron Saints of Nothing is "a powerful coming-of-age story about grief, guilt, and the risks a Filipino American teenager takes to uncover the truth abou...
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: 19
Program Description:
Join us for an online book club discussion of a title available in book ebook and audiobook formats on Hoopla Digital with no waiting. The book will be selected at the October book club meeting. Adults, 18+.  Registration is required. You wil...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Roll20 Live: Role-Playing Adventures

6:00pm - 9:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Program Description:
Welcome adventurers! During this six week series we will be playing through the "Lost Mine of Phandelver and Beyond" Adventure using Roll20’s online virtual tabletop system and Discord system for communication. Requires internet access, a free&n...