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Books On Tap - Commonwealth Brewery Now Read This

June 25, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Program Description:
Meet to discuss this month’s selected title:Lincoln in the Bardo & Station Eleven.  Book club copies are available for check-out at the Bayside Library information desk. Adults. Registration is not required.     ...

Books on Tap at Wasserhund Brewing

June 27, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Program Description:
Meet to discuss this month’s selected title: FATES AND TRAITORS by JENNIFER CHIAVERINI. Book club copies are available for check-out at the GREAT NECK information desk. Adults. Registration is not required. Book Description: John Wilkes Booth...

The Art of Eric Carle

July 9, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
Learn about Eric Carle’s creative process as an author and illustrator then create a paper collage inspired by Carle’s style.   Grades K-2 with caregiver and Grades 3-5. Registration is required. ...

Now Read This: Book Chatters

July 11, 2019
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Pungo-Blackwater Library
Library Branch: Pungo-Blackwater Library
Room: Pungo-Blackwater Conference Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors, Discussion Groups
Program Description:
Meet to discuss this month’s selected title: After Anna by Lisa Scottoline. Book club copies are available for check-out at the Pungo-Blackwater Library Information desk. Adults. Registration is not required. Book Description: Nobody cut...

LiveArt: Eric Carle's Night Sky

July 15, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
How did the stars get into the sky?  Why does the moon change shape?  Listen to stories & myths about the night sky, create a painting inspired by the moon and stars, and write a moon poem. Grades K-2 with caregiver and Grades...

Now Read This

July 16, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Kempsville Area Library
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Program Description:
Book Title:  "The Underground Railroad" by Colson Whitehead Cora is a young slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. Another slave who has recently arrived from Virginia, urges her to join him on the Underground Railroad.  She seizes the...

Eric Carle: The Night Sky

July 16, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
How did the stars get into the sky?  Why does the moon change shape?  Listen to stories & myths about the night sky, create a painting inspired by the moon and stars, and write a moon poem. Grades K-2 with caregiver and Grades...

The Word Collectors

July 17, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Storytime Room
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Words have special meanings to everyone.  Come collect old words and new words to create something new and special!  Grades 3 -5. Online registration is required. ...

Books on Tap at Tapped Crafthouse

July 17, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Off Site
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Meet us at Tapped Crafthouse in Red Mill Commons to discuss this month’s selected title: Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly. Book club copies are available for check-out at the Princess Anne information desk. Adults. Registration requir...

LiveArt: Eric Carle's Night Sky

July 18, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Oceanfront Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Oceanfront Area Library
Room: Oceanfront Area Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
How did the stars get into the sky?  Why does the moon change shape?  Listen to stories & myths about the night sky, create a painting inspired by the moon and stars, and write a moon poem. Grades K-2 with caregiver and Grades...

Eric Carle: Clouds

July 23, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
What do you see in the clouds?  Listen to stories and let your daydreams take form in a piece of cloud inspired art. Grades K-2 with caregiver and Grades 3-5. Registration is required. ...

Books On Tap - Commonwealth Brewery Now Read This

July 23, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Program Description:
Meet to discuss this month’s selected titles : Unsheltered or Keeper of Lost Things.  Book club copies are available for check-out at the Bayside Library information desk. Adults. Registration is not required.     ...

Books on Tap at Wasserhund Brewing

July 25, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Program Description:
Meet to discuss this month’s selected title: THE JAPANESE LOVER by ISABEL ALLENDE. Book club copies are available for check-out at the GREAT NECK information desk. Adults. Registration is not required. Book Description: 1939. As Poland falls ...

LiveArt: The Art of Eric Carle

August 1, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Oceanfront Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Oceanfront Area Library
Room: Oceanfront Area Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
Learn about Eric Carle’s creative process as an author and illustrator then create a paper collage inspired by Carle’s style.   Grades K-2 with caregiver and Grades 3-5. Registration is required. ...

History Comes Alive! Bookclub

August 5, 2019
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors, Discussion Groups
Program Description:
Learn about the colorful history of the Francis Land House in the 20th century when it functioned as the Rose Hall Dress Shop and discuss our August book title, The Marriage Bureau: The True Story of How Two Matchmakers Arranged Love in Wartime Londo...

The Books of Ezra Jack Keats

August 7, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Windsor Woods Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Windsor Woods Area Library
Room: Windsor Woods Programming Room
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
Ezra Jack Keats was an award winning children's book author and illustrator. His books celebrate the people living around him. Learn about Ezra's neighborhood by exploring his books and illustrations. ...

Now Read This: Book Chatters

August 8, 2019
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Pungo-Blackwater Library
Library Branch: Pungo-Blackwater Library
Room: Pungo-Blackwater Conference Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors, Discussion Groups
Program Description:
Meet to discuss this month’s selected title: The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware. Book club copies are available for check-out at the Pungo-Blackwater Library Information desk. Adults. Registration is not required. Book Description: In th...

Book Tasting

August 12, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Great Neck Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Great Neck Area Library
Room: Great Neck Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Program Description:
Are you hungry for a good book? Join us for a book tasting! You will be able to rotate around the room to get a "taste" of a variety of new and popular books. Come and mingle to make new friends and discover the exciting titles on our menu. Grades 3-...

Now Read This

August 20, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Kempsville Area Library
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Program Description:
Book Title:  "Clock Dance" by Anne Tyler Willa Drake can count on one hand the defining moments of her life. One day, Willa receives a phone call from a stranger. Without fully understanding why, she flies across the country to look after a y...

Books on Tap at Tapped Crafthouse

August 21, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Off Site
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Meet us at Tapped Crafthouse in Red Mill Commons to discuss this month’s selected title: Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng. Book club copies are available for check-out at the Princess Anne information desk. Adults. Registrati...

Books on Tap at Wasserhund Brewing

August 22, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Program Description:
Meet to discuss this month’s selected title: THE HEART OF HENRY QUANTUM by PEPPER HARDING. Book club copies are available for check-out at the GREAT NECK information desk. Adults. Registration is not required. Book Description:  Henry Quantum...

Books On Tap - Commonwealth Brewery Now Read This

August 27, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Program Description:
Meet to discuss this month’s selected titles : Ordinary Grace or Saints for All Occasions.  Book club copies are available for check-out at the Bayside Library information desk. Adults. Registration is not required.     ...

Books on Tap at Tapped Crafthouse

September 18, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Off Site
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Meet us at Tapped Crafthouse in Red Mill Commons to discuss this month’s selected title: American Heiress by Jeffrey Toobin. Book club copies are available for check-out at the Princess Anne information desk. Adults. Registration required. ...

Books on Tap at Tapped Crafthouse

October 16, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Off Site
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Meet us at Tapped Crafthouse in Red Mill Commons to discuss this month’s selected title: Where'd You Go Bernadette by Maria Semple. Book club copies are available for check-out at the Princess Anne information desk. Adults. Registration req...

Books on Tap at Tapped Crafthouse

November 20, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Off Site
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Meet us at Tapped Crafthouse in Red Mill Commons to discuss this month’s selected title: The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman. Book club copies are available for check-out at the Princess Anne information desk. Adults. Registration r...

Books on Tap at Tapped Crafthouse

December 18, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Off Site
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Meet us at Tapped Crafthouse in Red Mill Commons to discuss this month’s selected title: The Nest by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney. Book club copies are available for check-out at the Princess Anne information desk. Adults. Registration requ...