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

Webex Live: Teen Time (Paint Night)

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: 0
Program Description:
Join us for weekly teen-only activities.  Different selections every week!  Grades 6-12. Theme: Paint Night!  Follow along or create your own work.  Supplies provided, see registration confirmation email for details. Registr...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.

YouTube Video: 13 Nights of Scary Stories

7:00pm - 7:30pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture
Program Description:
Did you know there are only thirteen true ghost stories?  Join us tonight and every night until Halloween, as our readers share a terrifying tale from the book Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell.  Warning: these stories a...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

WebEx Live- 3s Please Virtual 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: 15
Program Description:
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 "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 "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Youtube Video Post: Clay Pot Basics

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Join Ms. Grace in learning new techniques for using clay! Learn to make a coil pot, pinch pot, or slab pot using clay, play dough, or salt dough at home. You could even practice while helping a grown up make bread, cookies, or pie crust! Any dough wi...
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 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.

YouTube Video: 13 Nights of Scary Stories

7:00pm - 7:30pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture
Program Description:
Did you know there are only thirteen true ghost stories?  Join us tonight and every night until Halloween, as our readers share a terrifying tale from the book Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell.  Warning: these stories a...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

WebEx Live: Just 2s Virtual 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: 16
Program Description:
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 "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 "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
Seats Remaining: 3
Program Description:
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 event with login detail...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Webex Live: Teen Book Chat (Romance)

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: 19
Program Description:
Join us for a book chat from the comfort of home, meet other teens, and discover new books to read!  Theme: Romance! Registration is required. You will receive an email 24 hours before the event with login details. The virtual ro...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.

YouTube Video: 13 Nights of Scary Stories

7:00pm - 7:30pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture
Program Description:
Did you know there are only thirteen true ghost stories?  Join us tonight and every night until Halloween, as our readers share a terrifying tale from the book Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell.  Warning: these stories a...
This event is in the "Toddlers (2-3 years)" group.

WebEx Live: Just 2's 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: 4
Program Description:
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.

WebEx Live: Preschool Storytime for Ages 3-5

3:00pm - 3:30pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Program Description:
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 "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 "Grades 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.

YouTube Video: 13 Nights of Scary Stories

7:00pm - 7:30pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture
Program Description:
Did you know there are only thirteen true ghost stories?  Join us tonight and every night until Halloween, as our readers share a terrifying tale from the book Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell.  Warning: these stories a...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.

YouTube Video: 13 Nights of Scary Stories

7:00pm - 7:30pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture
Program Description:
Did you know there are only thirteen true ghost stories?  Join us tonight and every night until Halloween, as our readers share a terrifying tale from the book Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell.  Warning: these stories a...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

YouTube Video Post: Haunted House Decorating

10:00am - 10:30am
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Program Description:
Get your house ready for Halloween! Join Ms. Veronica for a story and a tutorial on easy ways to decorate your home, with things you probably already have around. Don't miss out the chance to make your house fang-tastic!   Fun for the whol...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

WebEx Live: Experiment Together: Creepy Crawlies

3:00pm - 3:30pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Program Description:
What's decomposing in your backyard? Learn about Isopods and other creepy yet helpful critters and create your own Isopod Habitat from home. Materials needed for habitat: dead leaves and sticks, several isopods (rolly-polly or pill-bugs) wh...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.

YouTube Video: 13 Nights of Scary Stories

7:00pm - 7:30pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture
Program Description:
Did you know there are only thirteen true ghost stories?  Join us tonight and every night until Halloween, as our readers share a terrifying tale from the book Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell.  Warning: these stories a...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.

YouTube Video: 13 Nights of Scary Stories

7:00pm - 7:30pm
Digital Program
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture
Program Description:
Did you know there are only thirteen true ghost stories?  Join us tonight and every night until Halloween, as our readers share a terrifying tale from the book Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell.  Warning: these stories a...
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: 2
Program Description:
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 "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 "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.

Finger Gym To Go- Halloween Edition

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Description:
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 PreK - Grade 2 with a caregiver. Once re...