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This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

'Just Desserts' Recipe Swap

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Pungo-Blackwater Library
Library Branch: Pungo-Blackwater Library
Room: Pungo-Blackwater Senior Resource Center
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Hobbies
Details:
Let's dish about desserts. Share your favorite dessert recipes, learn some new ones, and trade helpful cooking tips. Adults. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Team Gaming for Grades 3-5

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Details:
In this program, you'll have the opportunity to try many different co-op based games! Whether that be videogames or board games, you'll have a chance to work together with others an have some fun. Competition is good, but sometimes working together c...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Teen Time

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Details:
Join us Mondays for special teen-only activities. Enjoy movies, games, crafts, and more, with different selections each week. Have an idea for Teen Time? Let us know; we love trying new things! Grades 6-12. Registration is not required. ...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

JUL/VB Chess Club

4:30pm - 6:30pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Marketplace South
Age Group: Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, Adults 18+
Program Type: Hobbies
Details:
Rotating competition is organized by the club coordinator.  Knowledge of chess rules is required; limited instruction may be provided for beginners.  Chess equipment has been generously donated by Virginia Chess Federation, private donors, ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Chalk Lettering with Craftsy

5:30pm - 6:30pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Classroom 206
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Details:
Learn how to do chalk lettering through this two session series. Practice supplies will be provided. We'll watch "Intro to Chalk Lettering" by Valerie McKeehan. This course is available through Craftsy. Craftsy is available for free with a full-se...
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Tabletop Role Playing Adventures

3:30pm - 5:45pm
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Teen & Technology Space
Age Group: Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Details:
Adventure awaits! Join an in-person Dungeons & Dragons campaign with other interested teens under the direction an experienced Library Game Master. No prior experience required. On-going campaign, new players welcome! Grades 9-12.  R...
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Gaming!

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Teen Area
Age Group: Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Details:
Come in for an hour of board games and video games. Grades 9-12. Registration is not required; just drop in! ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Plarn it! Crochet for Clean Waterways

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Studio
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Discussion Groups, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Details:
Keep plastic bags out of our waterways and drains! Tara Copeland, Stormwater Management, will discuss how to keep our water drains from being clogged while demonstrating how to make plastic yarn (Plarn). She will show you how to begin your own c...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Learn to Play a String Instrument Series with HeartStrings Community Ensemble

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Auditorium
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Details:
Registration is now Full. Learn to Play a String Instrument Series with HeartStrings Community Ensemble. Practice a blend of ukulele, guitar, and bass during this 12-week course for beginner, and intermediate students. Grades 6-12. Registrati...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Tabletop Gaming

10:00am - 8:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Folio & Libris Meeting Rooms
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Hobbies
Details:
Enjoy 10 hours of tabletop board games to play! Lots of games to choose from, or bring a game to share. Drop in and out throughout the day. Adults. Registration is not required. ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Ask a Master Gardener

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Commons Area
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Hobbies
Details:
Master Gardeners will be available to answer questions about your home garden and how to get the best results with the seeds you receive from our seed library. Visit with the master gardeners anytime during their drop-in hours.  ...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Teen Time

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Details:
It's TeenTober!  Join us Mondays for special teen-only activities. Enjoy movies, games, crafts, and more, with different selections each week. Have an idea for Teen Time? Let us know; we love trying new things! Grades 6-12. Registration is not r...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

JUL/VB Chess Club

4:30pm - 6:30pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Marketplace South
Age Group: Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, Adults 18+
Program Type: Hobbies
Details:
Rotating competition is organized by the club coordinator.  Knowledge of chess rules is required; limited instruction may be provided for beginners.  Chess equipment has been generously donated by Virginia Chess Federation, private donors, ...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Teen & Parent Paint Night: Fluid Painting

5:00pm - 5:45pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Library Rooms L102 and L103
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Details:
It’s a family paint party! Create a unique painting through paint pouring.  All supplies provided. Grades 6-12 and Adults. Please fill out a separate registration for each individual attending. Registration is required.     ...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Teen & Parent Paint Night: Fluid Painting

6:00pm - 6:45pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Library Rooms L102 and L103
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, Adults 18+
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Details:
It’s a family paint party! Create a unique painting through paint pouring.  All supplies provided. Grades 6-12 and Adults. Please fill out a separate registration for each individual attending. Registration is required.     ...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Spooky Paper Crafts & a Movie

4:30pm - 6:30pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Teen Area
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies, Movies & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Details:
It's TeenTober!  Learn paper quilling to make a unique pumpkin and make creepy flowers  while enjoying a Tim Burton movie. Grades 6-12.  Registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Let's Play: Chess!

4:30pm - 5:15pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Folio Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Hobbies, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Details:
Come join us as we learn and play some games with us! Whether you're a Grandmaster or a beginner, this chess meetup is for all skill levels!  Learning and playing chess can help promote fun and learning, deductive reasoning, pattern recognition,...
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Elementary Chess

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades 3-5
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Details:
Is your child interested in learning Chess, or are they looking for a safe place to play against someone? Look no further than Elementary Chess. Once a month at the Kempsville Area Library, your child will have the opportunity to learn and play ...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Learn to Play a String Instrument Series with HeartStrings Community Ensemble

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Auditorium
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Details:
Registration is now Full. Learn to Play a String Instrument Series with HeartStrings Community Ensemble. Practice a blend of ukulele, guitar, and bass during this 12-week course for beginner, and intermediate students. Grades 6-12. Registrati...
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Teen Tabletop Roleplaying Adventures

2:00pm - 4:30pm
TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Registration
Library Branch: TCC/City Joint-Use Library
Room: Joint-Use Library Rooms L102 and L103
Age Group: Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Details:
It's TeenTober!  Adventure awaits! Join an in-person Dungeons & Dragons campaign with other interested teens under the guidance of an experienced local Game Master. No prior experience required. Grades 9-12.  Registration is required. ...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Metal Stamping

2:30pm - 3:15pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Teen Area
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Details:
It's TeenTober!  Create your own stamped metal project!  All supplies provided.  Grades 6-12. Registration is required.   ...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Metal Stamping

3:15pm - 4:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Teen Area
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Details:
It's TeenTober! Create your own stamped metal project!  All supplies provided. Grades 6-12. Registration is required.  ...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Metal Stamping

4:00pm - 4:45pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Teen Area
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Details:
It's TeenTober!  Create your own stamped metal project!  All supplies provided. Grades 6-12.  Registration is required.  ...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.

Teen Time

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Hobbies
Details:
It's TeenTober!  Join us Mondays for special teen-only activities. Enjoy movies, games, crafts, and more, with different selections each week. Have an idea for Teen Time? Let us know; we love trying new things! Grades 6-12. Registration is not r...