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Age
Program Type
Library Branch

English Conversation Club

January 23, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Folio Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Culture, Discussion Groups
Program Description:
If you are a non-native English speaker, join us to practice your conversational English in a friendly setting. Each week we discuss a different topic and do fun activities! Meets weekly. Adults. Registration is not required. ...

Goodnight, Children of the World

January 24, 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: 6
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...

Hatha Yoga

January 28, 2019
11:15am - 12:30pm
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Culture, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Program Description:
Find your personal Zen as a certified Yoga instructor guides you through a series of seated and standing asanas (poses). This class is designed for multiple levels of experience and beginners are welcome!...

Hatha Yoga

February 4, 2019
11:15am - 12:30pm
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Culture, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Find your personal Zen as a certified Yoga instructor guides you through a series of seated and standing asanas (poses). This class is designed for multiple levels of experience and beginners are welcome!...

Storytime and Craft: Chinese New Year

February 4, 2019
1:00pm - 1:45pm
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)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Culture, Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Program Description:
Gung Hay Fat Choy! Happy New Year! Join us in celebrating the Chinese New Year with a story and a craft!  Age 2-5 with caregiver. Registration required. ...

Tagalog Bilingual Storytime

February 7, 2019
1:00pm - 1:45pm
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)
Program Type: Culture, Storytimes & Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
Tagalog is the language of the Philippine Islands. Come and experience the exciting culture of the Philippines in a new way. With English readings from Filipino Children’s books, the singing of Tagalog Nursery Rhymes, and the learning of Tagalog voca...

Chinese New Year Celebration

February 7, 2019
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Windsor Woods Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Windsor Woods Area Library
Room: Windsor Woods Programming Room
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Culture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Program Description:
Come celebrate and learn more about Chinese New Year with crafts and treats! All supplies provided.  Grades 6-12.  Registration is required. ...

Mini African American Invention Museum

February 9, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Storytime Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Adults 18+
Program Type: Culture
Program Description:
You have heard of Madam C.J. Walker and Garrett Morgan. But have you heard of Alexander P. Ashbourne or Osbourn Dorsey? Come visit our mini museum of African American inventors to learn more. All Ages Welcome. No registration required.  ...

Hatha Yoga

February 11, 2019
11:15am - 12:30pm
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Culture, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Find your personal Zen as a certified Yoga instructor guides you through a series of seated and standing asanas (poses). This class is designed for multiple levels of experience and beginners are welcome!...

Mini African American Invention Museum

February 16, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Storytime Room
Age Group: Preschool (3-5 years), Grades K-2, Adults 18+
Program Type: Culture
Program Description:
You have heard of Madam C.J. Walker and Garrett Morgan. But have you heard of Alexander P. Ashbourne or Osbourn Dorsey? Come visit our mini museum of African American inventors to learn more. All Ages Welcome. No registration required.  ...

Hatha Yoga

February 18, 2019
11:15am - 12:30pm
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Culture, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Find your personal Zen as a certified Yoga instructor guides you through a series of seated and standing asanas (poses). This class is designed for multiple levels of experience and beginners are welcome!...

Adults with Disabilities Social Group

February 20, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Bayside Special Service Library
Library Branch: Bayside Special Service Library
Room: Bayside Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Culture
Program Description:
Get together with young adults with disabilities for socializing and entertainment.  Build friendships, offer support and share accomplishments.  ...

Goodnight, Children of the World

February 20, 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: 20
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...

Escape Room: Magical Creatures

February 23, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Pungo-Blackwater Library
Registration
Library Branch: Pungo-Blackwater Library
Room: Creeds Zen Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture, Hobbies, Movies & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
Magical creatures have been spotted frolicking about on the train tracks. When you went to investigate the matter, the creatures locked you and your team in the Train Director’s office.  You have one hour to identify the magical creatures, figur...

Freedom Songs

February 23, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Upstairs Crystal
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Culture, History & Genealogy, Movies & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Program Description:
Showing of the 2007 documentary The Spirituals which explores the American Spiritual as a musical art form born out of the folk songs of slaves and passed on through the Deep South.  Documentary will be followed by local musicians performing Ame...

Hatha Yoga

February 25, 2019
11:15am - 12:30pm
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Culture, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Find your personal Zen as a certified Yoga instructor guides you through a series of seated and standing asanas (poses). This class is designed for multiple levels of experience and beginners are welcome!...

Black History Through Poetry and Prose

February 25, 2019
5:45pm - 6:45pm
Oceanfront Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Oceanfront Area Library
Room: Oceanfront Area Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades 9-12, Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture, Discussion Groups, Workshops & Lectures
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Program Description:
In celebration of Black History Month and in honor of VBPL's collaboration with Old Dominion University's Big Read of Claudia Rankine's Citizen, join us for an informative and interactive discussion of the history of African American prose and p...

Blackout Poetry

February 26, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Library Room L102
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Culture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Program Description:
Turn the pages of an old book into your own poetic statement. Supplies are provided. Adults 18+. Registration required. ...

The Amazing Adventures of Chessie the Manatee with Puppet Making

April 16, 2019
1:30pm - 3:30pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Upstairs Crystal
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Culture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Program Description:
Young Audiences Arts for Learning Virginia presents The Amazing Adventures of Chessie the Manatee and Puppet Making Together! Join Rainbow Puppet and learn about the importance of conservation in this fast-paced program featuring songs, dance an...