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

Roll20 Live: Roleplaying Adventures 2

2:00pm - 5:00pm
Digital Program
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Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Program Description:
Meet up online with other teens and play Dungeons & Dragons with a Library Dungeon Master.  No experience necessary. This week:  Forge of Fury, Part 5.    No prior participation necessary; registered teens will join the ...
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 3-5" group.
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Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Books & Authors, Discussion Groups
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
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. You will receive an email 24 hours before the event with login de...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

WebEx Live: Cloud Science

11:00am - 11:15am
Digital Program
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Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Clouds are all around us, and each cloud looks different! Join us as we share a book about clouds, and share a cloud activity. Ages 3-5. Registration is required. You will receive an email 24 hours before the event with login details. The virtual ...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Webex Live: Teen Time (Summer Snacks)

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Digital Program
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Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Program Description:
Join us for weekly teen-only activities.  Different selections every week!  Grades 6-12. Theme: Summer Snacks (Sandwich Bag Sorbet and Homemade Popsicle) Registration is required. You will receive an email 24 hours before the event wi...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

WebEx Live: Paper Quilling

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Digital Program
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Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Come learn the basics of paper quilling and get started on your own unique piece of art. All materials for this project will be provided and available for registered participants to pick up before the class.  Adults 18+. Registration is required...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

WebEx Live: Preschool Art Collage

10:00am - 10:30am
Digital Program
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Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Come ready to learn about collage, listen to a book and create a masterpiece! Before class, spend some time collecting collage materials outside, like leaves and anything else interesting you can find. Bring them with you, along with some glue a...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

WebEx Live: English Conversation Club

2:30pm - 3:30pm
Digital Program
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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 "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Webex Live: Teen Book Chat (Book to Movie)

3:00pm - 3:45pm
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
Program Description:
Join us for a book chat from the comfort of home, meet other teens, and discover new books to read!  Theme:  Book to Movie! Registration is required. You will receive an email 24 hours before the event with login detail...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Facebook Post: Live Reading Recommendations

8/12 @ 3:00pm - 8/13 @ 12:00pm
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 Facebook for a reading recommendation party! Comment on our post and get personalized recommendations from VBPL's book recommending experts. We will provide recommendations for any age and reading level.&nbs...
This event is in the "Preschool (3-5 years)" group.

WebEx Live: I Spy Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years)
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Program Description:
I Spy with my Little Eye...lots of songs and books and stories! Join us as we spy shapes, colors and letters around us! Ages 3-5 with a caregiver. Registration is required. You will receive an email 24 hours before the event with login details. Th...
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Roll20 Live: Roleplaying Adventures 1

2:00pm - 5:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Program Description:
Meet up online with other teens and play Dungeons & Dragons with a Library Dungeon Master.  No experience necessary. This week: Into the Sunless Citadel. No prior participation necessary; registered teens will join the late...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

WebEx Live: DIY Video Game

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Program Description:
Create your own video game using Bloxels!  Build your own story and characters for your game.  Challenge others for the highest scores!  Grades 3 - 5. Registration is required.   This program does require access to the Blo...
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" Adventure with pre-made characters using Roll20’s online virtual tabletop system. Requires internet access and a free R...
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Roll20 Live: Roleplaying Adventures 2

2:00pm - 5:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Program Description:
Meet up online with other teens and play Dungeons & Dragons with a Library Dungeon Master.  No experience necessary. This week:  Forge of Fury, Part 6.    No prior participation necessary; registered teens will join the ...
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.

WEBEX LIVE: Fireflies at Night Storytime

6:00pm - 6:30pm
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: 12
Program Description:
Wrap up your day with some quiet stories and learn about fireflies. Hear a story about how even the smallest creatures have something wonderful to share! Grades Pre K - 2 Registration is required. You will receive an email 24 hours before the e...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

WebEx Live: Recycled Origami

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: 15
Program Description:
Learn to fold paper in neat angles that become fun and useful creations. Using junk mail letters that have blank backs (or printer paper) we'll make a puppy's face or a kitty's, a paper hat and a wallet. We can even make a traditional waterbomb ...
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, Discussion Groups
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 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Webex Live: Teen Time (Anime Club)

3:00pm - 4:00pm
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
Program Description:
Join us for weekly teen-only activities.  Different selections every week!  Grades 6-12. Theme: Anime Club! Registration is required. You will receive an email 24 hours before the event with login details. The virtual room opens 5 min...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Webex Live: Teen Book Chat (Mythology)

3:00pm - 3:45pm
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
Program Description:
Join us for a book chat from the comfort of home, meet other teens, and discover new books to read!  Theme:  Mythology! Registration is required. You will receive an email 24 hours before the event with login details. The vi...
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: 6
Program Description:
Adults experiencing memory loss, along with their friends, family members, and caregivers, please join us for our first Virtual Memory Café. We will create stories together and have beautiful conversation! Registration is required. Yo...
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Roll20 Live: Roleplaying Adventures 1

2:00pm - 5:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Program Description:
Meet up online with other teens and play Dungeons & Dragons with a Library Dungeon Master.  No experience necessary. This week: Hunting the White Dragon. No prior participation necessary; registered teens will join the late...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

WebEx Live: DIY Video Game

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Program Description:
Create your own video game using Bloxels!  Build your own story and characters for your game.  Challenge others for the highest scores!  Grades 3 - 5. Registration is required.   This program does require access to the Blo...
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. Be sure to visit the VBPL Facebook page on July 27 to vote for the book selection! Adults, 18+.  Registration is required. You will receive an email 24 hours before the event with login details. The...
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
Program Description:
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 9-12" group.

Roll20 Live: Roleplaying Adventures 2

2:00pm - 5:00pm
Digital Program
Registration
Library Branch: Digital Program
Age Group: Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Program Description:
Meet up online with other teens and play Dungeons & Dragons with a Library Dungeon Master.  No experience necessary. This week:  Forge of Fury, Part 7.    No prior participation necessary; registered teens will join the ...