Upcoming Events

Registration

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

Visit Japan

April 20, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
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...

Art à la Cart

April 20, 2019
10:00am - 4:45pm
Bayside Special Service Library
Library Branch: Bayside Special Service Library
Room: Bayside Storytime Room
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Drop in to the Bayside Library over spring break to learn about famous artists and art movements and create your own masterpiece! Please note this is a drop-in program and not taught by an instructor. Family. No registration required. ...

Art a 'la Cart

April 20, 2019
11:00am - 12:30pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime Room
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Drop in for a fun new craft in our Children’s Room!  Family.  No registration required. ...

Family Book Club

April 22, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Auditorium
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Books & Authors
Program Description:
Join for six weekly storytelling, reading, and discussion sessions featuring award-winning children’s books led by professional storytellers and story lovers. START (Serving, Thriving, and Reading Together) is a unique humanities-based and famil...

Bricks at the Beach

April 24, 2019
3:00pm - 7:00pm
Great Neck Area Library
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: STEAM
Program Description:
Join the LEGO Club! Use your imagination to build LEGO creations with friends, or meet some new building buddies. All Ages (3 +) Drop-in to build, registration is not required. ...

Live Art: Graduate's Gallery

April 24, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Pungo-Blackwater Library
Library Branch: Pungo-Blackwater Library
Room: Creeds Library
Age Group: Babies (3-12 months), Onesies (12-24 months), Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
We welcome you to Pungo-Blackwater Library's pop-up art exhibit! Attend a special viewing of our Live Art graduates’ artwork from our debut spring series. Light refreshments will be provided. All ages. Registration is not required.  ...

Crafty Thursday

April 25, 2019
11:15am - 12:15pm
Oceanfront Area Library
Library Branch: Oceanfront Area Library
Room: Oceanfront Biblio Studio
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Come into the Library each Thursday to make a new hands-on craft and explore! Ages 3+. Registration not required. ...

Bricks at the Beach

April 25, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Oceanfront Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Oceanfront Area Library
Room: Oceanfront Storytime Room
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Hobbies, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Program Description:
Get your build on with the Lego Club at the library! Use your imagination to build Lego creations and play with fellow Lego fans. Grades K-5. Registration is required. ...

VB Chess Club

April 25, 2019
4:30pm - 7:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
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. ...

Goodnight, Children of the World

April 25, 2019
6:00pm - 6:45pm
Bayside Special Service Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bayside Special Service Library
Room: Bayside Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Culture, Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Program Description:
Wear your jammies and come to the library for a program of easy to sing global goodnight songs, stories and rhymes. Bring your own family songs to share in a welcoming circle! This program is designed for preschoolers and early elementary childr...

Crafty Fridays

April 26, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Great Neck Area Library
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. ...

Art a 'la Cart

April 27, 2019
11:00am - 12:30pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime Room
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Drop in for a fun new craft in our Children’s Room!  Family.  No registration required. ...

Sensory Open Play

April 27, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Program Description:
This program is designed to allow children ages 3-10 to explore a variety of sensory play experiences. While fun for all children, this program is appropriate for children with specialized sensory processing needs to explore sensory stimulation throu...

Family Book Club

April 29, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Auditorium
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Books & Authors
Program Description:
Join for six weekly storytelling, reading, and discussion sessions featuring award-winning children’s books led by professional storytellers and story lovers. START (Serving, Thriving, and Reading Together) is a unique humanities-based and famil...

Pretend Play

April 30, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Windsor Woods Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Windsor Woods Area Library
Room: Windsor Woods Programming Room
Age Group: Toddlers (2-3 years), Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2
Program Type: Hobbies, Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 48
Program Description:
Children will practice their creative problem solving, and language skills while engaging in imaginative play. Ages 3-5, and Grades K-2. All materials are provided.  Registration is required.   ...

Coding With KIBO: Riding with the Robots

April 30, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-2
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Program Description:
Meet KIBO, one of the library's new robotic toys. Draw a self-portrait then go for a ride with KIBO! See how fun coding can be! Grades K-2. Registration required. Funding for these educational coding toys provided by a grant from the V...

Finger Gym

May 1, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Windsor Woods Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Windsor Woods Area Library
Room: Windsor Woods Programming Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Program Description:
Get those fingers working! Build eye/hand coordination and muscles in your child’s hand. Practice skills like cutting with scissors, writing, and drawing with fun learning activities. ...

Bricks at the Beach

May 1, 2019
3:00pm - 7:00pm
Great Neck Area Library
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: STEAM
Program Description:
Join the LEGO Club! Use your imagination to build LEGO creations with friends, or meet some new building buddies. All Ages (3 +) Drop-in to build, registration is not required. ...

Learning the Scientific Method with Slime

May 1, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Pungo-Blackwater Library
Registration
Library Branch: Pungo-Blackwater Library
Room: Pungo-Blackwater Storytime Room
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Program Description:
Want to be a Scientist? Learn about the different steps of the scientific method as you make your own slime and experiment with it. Grades K-2 with caregiver and Grades 3-5. Online registration is required. ...

Crafty Thursday

May 2, 2019
11:15am - 12:15pm
Oceanfront Area Library
Library Branch: Oceanfront Area Library
Room: Oceanfront Biblio Studio
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
You can be a maker!  Join us on Thursday mornings for a different creative and fun crafting experience each week. Ages 3+. Registration not required. ...

VB Chess Club

May 2, 2019
4:30pm - 7:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
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. ...

LIVEArt: Sculpture

May 4, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime Room
Age Group: Grades K-2
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Imagine, create, and have fun!  Join us at the library to explore the art of scultpures and create your own masterpiece.  Grades K-2.  Registration is required. ...

Growing Green

May 4, 2019
10:30am - 12:00pm
Bayside Special Service Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bayside Special Service Library
Room: Bayside Lawn
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Hobbies, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Springtime calls the gardeners! Let's bring new life to the Bayside Library garden boxes, as we plant flowers, herbs and vegetables with the guidance of one of Tidewater's favorite green growers, Farmer John Wilson. Bring a small shovel if ...

Family Book Club

May 6, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Auditorium
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Books & Authors
Program Description:
Join for six weekly storytelling, reading, and discussion sessions featuring award-winning children’s books led by professional storytellers and story lovers. START (Serving, Thriving, and Reading Together) is a unique humanities-based and famil...

Elementary Science

May 7, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Storytime Room
Age Group: Grades K-2
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
Learn about Science, Engineering, Technology, Arts and Math in this interactive series. Grades K-2. Online registration for this 6 week-long series is required. ...

Homeschool Discovery Days: K-2

May 8, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Windsor Woods Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Windsor Woods Area Library
Room: Windsor Woods Programming Room
Age Group: Grades K-2
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
Explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM). Grades K-2. Registration is required. ...

Bricks at the Beach

May 8, 2019
3:00pm - 7:00pm
Great Neck Area Library
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: STEAM
Program Description:
Join the LEGO Club! Use your imagination to build LEGO creations with friends, or meet some new building buddies. All Ages (3 +) Drop-in to build, registration is not required. ...