Blackwater Regional Library

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Library Closed – Labor Day 9:00 am
Library Closed – Labor Day
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
All branches of Blackwater Regional Library will be closed Saturday, September 1 and Monday, September 3, 2018 in observance of …read more
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Library Closed – Labor Day 9:00 am
Library Closed – Labor Day
Sep 3 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
All branches of Blackwater Regional Library will be closed Saturday, September 1 and Monday, September 3, 2018 in observance of …read more
Stretch & Tone for Adults 12:30 pm
Stretch & Tone for Adults
Sep 3 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Adults ages 50+ are invited to Stretch and Tone at the Smithfield Branch to help build muscle strength and improve …read more
Friends of the Carrollton Library Meeting 3:00 pm
Friends of the Carrollton Library Meeting
Sep 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join the Friends of the Library to learn about volunteer opportunities and how you can be a part of your …read more
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Needlework Club 9:30 am
Needlework Club
Sep 4 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Join us for Needlework Club on Tuesdays at 9:30am.  We’ll also be making hats, scarves, and mittens for Surry County …read more
Needlework Club 9:30 am
Needlework Club
Sep 4 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Join us to learn new techniques, share your skills, or just enjoy the company of other crafters! Beginners, as well …read more
Bookmobile Outreach: Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center 10:30 am
Bookmobile Outreach: Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center
Sep 4 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
The Bookmobile will visit the MLK Jr. Community Center in Franklin for patrons to check out books, audio books and …read more
Medicare Benefits Counseling 1:00 pm
Medicare Benefits Counseling
Sep 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Do I qualify for Medicare assistance? How do I find help with medication costs? How do I apply for benefits? …read more
Bookmobile Outreach: Riverside Rehabilitation Center 2:30 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Riverside Rehabilitation Center
Sep 4 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Outreach Services will visit Riverside Rehabilitation Center bringing books, DVDs, wi-fi, and more!  All for FREE, and open to the …read more
Happy Scrappers Quilting Group 5:30 pm
Happy Scrappers Quilting Group
Sep 4 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Share ideas, make new friends, and get inspired to work on your choice of projects.  All skill levels welcome; registration …read more
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Adult Coloring Club 10:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Sep 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for a relaxing morning of coloring at the Windsor Branch, weekly on Wednesdays from 10-11 am. This program …read more
Computer Help 10:00 am
Computer Help
Sep 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
A volunteer is available for one on one general computer help and instruction, call the Windsor Branch at 757-242-3046 for …read more
Tiny Tots Storytime 10:00 am
Tiny Tots Storytime
Sep 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for Tiny Tots Storytime” each Wednesday @ 10:00 am. **Designed for children up to age 3.
Bookmobile Outreach: Boykins Baptist Church 10:15 am
Bookmobile Outreach: Boykins Baptist Church
Sep 5 @ 10:15 am – 11:45 am
Stop by and visit with us in the Boykins Baptist Church fellowship hall!  We have wonderful books, DVDs and more …read more
Hooks & Needles 10:30 am
Hooks & Needles
Sep 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Are you a knitter or crocheter? Have you always wanted to learn? Join us as we share ideas and learn …read more
Southampton County Adult Education & Literacy Program 1:00 pm
Southampton County Adult Education & Literacy Program
Sep 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
GED tutoring is available to adults at the Courtland Branch free of charge each Wednesday from 1:00-3:30 pm.  Registration is …read more
Coffee and Crafting 2:30 pm
Coffee and Crafting
Sep 5 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Calling all crafters, knitters, painters, drawers, doodlers, and makers!  Join us every Wednesday for Coffee and Crafting from 2:30pm to …read more
CrafTEA Afternoon 3:30 pm
CrafTEA Afternoon
Sep 5 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
We’re getting CRAFTEA! Join us Wednesday afternoons for a cup of tea or coffee while sewing, knitting or crocheting with …read more
Board Game Wednesdays 4:00 pm
Board Game Wednesdays
Sep 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Join us as we play Tabletop games, every first Wednesday of the month. All ages welcome.
Drop it Like It’s Hot Romance Book Club 6:00 pm
Drop it Like It’s Hot Romance Book Club
Sep 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us for our NEW Drop It Like It’s Hot Romance Summer Reading Book Club at the Carrollton Branch!  (Open …read more
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Individual Job Search Assistance 11:00 am
Individual Job Search Assistance
Sep 6 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Out of work and looking for employment? Discouraged because you’ve been looking for a while and not found anything? Join …read more
DIY Crafts 1:00 pm
DIY Crafts
Sep 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join us for a new craft project each month! Open to all ages and all supplies will be provided. September: …read more
Surry Book Club 1:00 pm
Surry Book Club
Sep 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The Surry Book Club meets the first Thursday of each month from 1-2pm to discuss the current book club selection.  …read more
Bookmobile Outreach: Sussex Social Services 1:30 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Sussex Social Services
Sep 6 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Outreach Services will visit Sussex Social Services bringing books, DVDs, wi-fi, and more!  All for FREE, and open to the …read more
Youth and Teen Book Club 4:30 pm
Youth and Teen Book Club
Sep 6 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Claremont’s Youth and Teen Book Club meets monthly to discuss the latest book club pick!  You’re invited to join in …read more
Knitters Anonymous 6:00 pm
Knitters Anonymous
Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Get some help deciphering that new pattern or learn about the basics of knitting and purling. Share ideas, fun and …read more
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Stretch and Tone 10:00 am
Stretch and Tone
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Jeannine Carroll from the Luter YMCA teaches this free fitness class designed for ages 50+. Build muscle strength and improve …read more
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Mother Goose Storytime 9:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Sep 10 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Our newest storytime for the tiniest readers! Join us every Monday for a story, songs, and play. Recommended for ages …read more
On My Own Storytime 10:00 am
On My Own Storytime
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This storytime includes books, songs, activities, crafts and sometimes games based on a weekly theme for ages 3-5.  Registration is …read more
Storytime 10:30 am
Storytime
Sep 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for storytime! This storytime may include stories, fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes. Simple crafts are also sometimes part …read more
Stretch & Tone for Adults 12:30 pm
Stretch & Tone for Adults
Sep 10 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Adults ages 50+ are invited to Stretch and Tone at the Smithfield Branch to help build muscle strength and improve …read more
Friends of the Windsor Library Meeting 5:00 pm
Friends of the Windsor Library Meeting
Sep 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Join the Friends of the Library to learn about volunteer opportunities and how you can be a part of your …read more
Monday Night Crafts 5:00 pm
Monday Night Crafts
Sep 10 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
A come and go craft program of children; registration is not required!
Friends of the Franklin Library Meeting 6:00 pm
Friends of the Franklin Library Meeting
Sep 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join the Friends of the Library to learn about volunteer opportunities and how you can be a part of your …read more
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Needlework Club 9:30 am
Needlework Club
Sep 11 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Join us for Needlework Club on Tuesdays at 9:30am.  We’ll also be making hats, scarves, and mittens for Surry County …read more
Needlework Club 9:30 am
Needlework Club
Sep 11 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Join us to learn new techniques, share your skills, or just enjoy the company of other crafters! Beginners, as well …read more
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters 11:00 am
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters
Sep 11 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters – Come knit or crochet with us! For novice beginners to advanced, all are welcome.  Tuesdays …read more
Girl’s Spa Night 6:30 pm
Girl’s Spa Night
Sep 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Teens are invited to join us for a relaxing night of manicures, pedicures, facials & more!  Registration is required; please …read more
Creative Crafters – Pine Cone Wreath 7:00 pm
Creative Crafters – Pine Cone Wreath
Sep 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dress up your door and prep for autumn with a seasonal pine cone wreath!  This class is free and all …read more
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Mother Goose Time 9:30 am
Mother Goose Time
Sep 12 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Books and lots of rhythm & rhyme for our youngest friends! (Birth to 24 months) Registration is not required.
Adult Coloring Club 10:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for a relaxing morning of coloring at the Windsor Branch, weekly on Wednesdays from 10-11 am. This program …read more
Computer Help 10:00 am
Computer Help
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
A volunteer is available for one on one general computer help and instruction, call the Windsor Branch at 757-242-3046 for …read more
Tiny Tots Storytime 10:00 am
Tiny Tots Storytime
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for Tiny Tots Storytime” each Wednesday @ 10:00 am. **Designed for children up to age 3.
Hooks & Needles 10:30 am
Hooks & Needles
Sep 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Are you a knitter or crocheter? Have you always wanted to learn? Join us as we share ideas and learn …read more
Storytime 10:45 am
Storytime
Sep 12 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Join us for storytime! This storytime may include stories, fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes. Simple crafts are also sometimes part …read more
Southampton County Adult Education & Literacy Program 1:00 pm
Southampton County Adult Education & Literacy Program
Sep 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
GED tutoring is available to adults at the Courtland Branch free of charge each Wednesday from 1:00-3:30 pm.  Registration is …read more
It’s Sew Easy! Intro Class: Meet Your Machine 2:00 pm
It’s Sew Easy! Intro Class: Meet Your Machine
Sep 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Bring your sewing machine and learn the basics! **Space is limited, registration is required for ALL classes.
Bookmobile Outreach: Consulate Health Care 2:30 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Consulate Health Care
Sep 12 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Outreach Services will visit Consulate Health Care bringing books, DVDs, wi-fi, and more!  All for FREE, and open to the …read more
Coffee and Crafting 2:30 pm
Coffee and Crafting
Sep 12 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Calling all crafters, knitters, painters, drawers, doodlers, and makers!  Join us every Wednesday for Coffee and Crafting from 2:30pm to …read more
CrafTEA Afternoon 3:30 pm
CrafTEA Afternoon
Sep 12 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
We’re getting CRAFTEA! Join us Wednesday afternoons for a cup of tea or coffee while sewing, knitting or crocheting with …read more
Pizza Pages Book Club 4:30 pm
Pizza Pages Book Club
Sep 12 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
A book club for 3rd-5th Graders. Join us for a monthly book club discussion and related activities, plus PIZZA! Registration …read more
Bookmobile Outreach: Ivor Town Office 4:45 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Ivor Town Office
Sep 12 @ 4:45 pm – 6:15 pm
The Bookmobile will be changing its route stop from the Volunteer Fire Department to the Ivor Town Office located at …read more
DIY Photo Holders 5:30 pm
DIY Photo Holders
Sep 12 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Join us for our next fun DIY Craft Program!  We’ll be making photo holders using painted rocks.  Registration is required; …read more
Knit @ Night 6:30 pm
Knit @ Night
Sep 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Calling all knitters! Bring your current project and join us for knitting at night the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of …read more
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Smithfield Branch Closed for Inventory
Smithfield Branch Closed for Inventory
Sep 13 all-day
The Smithfield Branch will be closed Thursday, September 13, 2018 for Inventory.
Mini-Makers 10:30 am
Mini-Makers
Sep 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us every Thursday for fun STEAM filled activities for toddlers.  Recommended for ages 2-5.
Bookmobile Outreach: Waverly Health & Rehabilitation Center 3:30 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Waverly Health & Rehabilitation Center
Sep 13 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Outreach Services will visit Waverly Health & Rehabilitation Center bringing books, DVDs, wi-fi, and more!  All for FREE, and open …read more
Knitters Anonymous 6:00 pm
Knitters Anonymous
Sep 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Get some help deciphering that new pattern or learn about the basics of knitting and purling. Share ideas, fun and …read more
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Stretch and Tone 10:00 am
Stretch and Tone
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Jeannine Carroll from the Luter YMCA teaches this free fitness class designed for ages 50+. Build muscle strength and improve …read more
Bookmobile Outreach: The Village at Woods Edge 3:00 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: The Village at Woods Edge
Sep 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Stop by to check out our Pop-Up Library at The Village at Woods Edge in Franklin. We have wi-fi, books, …read more
Friday Night Movie 6:30 pm
Friday Night Movie
Sep 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for our Friday Night Movie showing at 6:30pm; popcorn and drinks provided! July:  A Wrinkle in Time August: …read more
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Bring Gardening Home 10:00 am
Bring Gardening Home
Sep 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for our Bring Gardening Home series as we learn from the Master Gardeners. Jan. 20: Pruning: Winter Pruning …read more
Batman Day 10:30 am
Batman Day
Sep 15 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for Batman Day and enjoy a showing of the Lego Batman Movie!
Batman Day 10:30 am
Batman Day
Sep 15 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for a morning of fun as we enjoy “The Lego Batman Movie”!
Cancelled – PAWS to Read 10:30 am
Cancelled – PAWS to Read
Sep 15 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
**This event has been cancelled.  Please watch our calendar for upcoming PAWS to Read events. It’s PAWS to READ at …read more
Paws to Read 10:30 am
Paws to Read
Sep 15 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Stop by the Windsor Branch to read to our therapy dogs; they love it when children share their favorite stories …read more
Science Saturday 10:30 am
Science Saturday
Sep 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Science Saturday returns! Join us the second Saturday of the month at 10:30am. Registration is required for all sessions. Recommended …read more
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Mother Goose Storytime 9:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Sep 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Our newest storytime for the tiniest readers! Join us every Monday for a story, songs, and play. Recommended for ages …read more
On My Own Storytime 10:00 am
On My Own Storytime
Sep 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This storytime includes books, songs, activities, crafts and sometimes games based on a weekly theme for ages 3-5.  Registration is …read more
Storytime 10:30 am
Storytime
Sep 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for storytime! This storytime may include stories, fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes. Simple crafts are also sometimes part …read more
Stretch & Tone for Adults 12:30 pm
Stretch & Tone for Adults
Sep 17 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Adults ages 50+ are invited to Stretch and Tone at the Smithfield Branch to help build muscle strength and improve …read more
Windsor Book Club 7:00 pm
Windsor Book Club
Sep 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for Book Club at the Windsor Branch on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 7 pm beginning …read more
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Medicare Benefits Counseling 9:00 am
Medicare Benefits Counseling
Sep 18 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Do I qualify for Medicare assistance? How do I find help with medication costs? How do I apply for benefits? …read more
Needlework Club 9:30 am
Needlework Club
Sep 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Join us for Needlework Club on Tuesdays at 9:30am.  We’ll also be making hats, scarves, and mittens for Surry County …read more
Needlework Club 9:30 am
Needlework Club
Sep 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Join us to learn new techniques, share your skills, or just enjoy the company of other crafters! Beginners, as well …read more
Bookmobile Outreach: Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center 10:30 am
Bookmobile Outreach: Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center
Sep 18 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
The Bookmobile will visit the MLK Jr. Community Center in Franklin for patrons to check out books, audio books and …read more
Storytime 10:45 am
Storytime
Sep 18 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Recommended for ages 2-5, this storytime may include stories, fingerplays, songs and action rhymes; simple crafts are also sometimes part …read more
Deal Me In 11:00 am
Deal Me In
Sep 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Love to play cards? Want to make new friends? Join us for card games and social time in Claremont!
Deal Me In! 11:00 am
Deal Me In!
Sep 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 11am-12pm for card games!
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters 11:00 am
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters
Sep 18 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters – Come knit or crochet with us! For novice beginners to advanced, all are welcome.  Tuesdays …read more
Smithfield Book Club 1:00 pm
Smithfield Book Club
Sep 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join us the 3rd Tuesday of each month for coffee and a chat!  These are our selections through the month …read more
Waverly Book Club 2:00 pm
Waverly Book Club
Sep 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us for the Waverly Book Club! 3rd Tuesday of the month @ 2:00 pm. Give us a call to …read more
Bookmobile Outreach: Riverside Rehabilitation Center 2:30 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Riverside Rehabilitation Center
Sep 18 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Outreach Services will visit Riverside Rehabilitation Center bringing books, DVDs, wi-fi, and more!  All for FREE, and open to the …read more
Waverly Farmer’s Market 5:00 pm
Waverly Farmer’s Market
Sep 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Stop in and visit the Waverly Farmer’s Market for fresh produce, fresh pork products, homemade rolls and cakes, jams and …read more
Happy Scrappers Quilting Group 5:30 pm
Happy Scrappers Quilting Group
Sep 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Share ideas, make new friends, and get inspired to work on your choice of projects.  All skill levels welcome; registration …read more
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Mother Goose Time 9:30 am
Mother Goose Time
Sep 19 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Books and lots of rhythm & rhyme for our youngest friends! (Birth to 24 months) Registration is not required.
Adult Coloring Club 10:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for a relaxing morning of coloring at the Windsor Branch, weekly on Wednesdays from 10-11 am. This program …read more
Computer Help 10:00 am
Computer Help
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
A volunteer is available for one on one general computer help and instruction, call the Windsor Branch at 757-242-3046 for …read more
Tiny Tots Storytime 10:00 am
Tiny Tots Storytime
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for Tiny Tots Storytime” each Wednesday @ 10:00 am. **Designed for children up to age 3.
Bookmobile Outreach: Boykins Baptist Church 10:15 am
Bookmobile Outreach: Boykins Baptist Church
Sep 19 @ 10:15 am – 11:45 am
Stop by and visit with us in the Boykins Baptist Church fellowship hall!  We have wonderful books, DVDs and more …read more
Hooks & Needles 10:30 am
Hooks & Needles
Sep 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Are you a knitter or crocheter? Have you always wanted to learn? Join us as we share ideas and learn …read more
Storytime 10:45 am
Storytime
Sep 19 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Join us for storytime! This storytime may include stories, fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes. Simple crafts are also sometimes part …read more
Southampton County Adult Education & Literacy Program 1:00 pm
Southampton County Adult Education & Literacy Program
Sep 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
GED tutoring is available to adults at the Courtland Branch free of charge each Wednesday from 1:00-3:30 pm.  Registration is …read more
Coffee and Crafting 2:30 pm
Coffee and Crafting
Sep 19 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Calling all crafters, knitters, painters, drawers, doodlers, and makers!  Join us every Wednesday for Coffee and Crafting from 2:30pm to …read more
CrafTEA Afternoon 3:30 pm
CrafTEA Afternoon
Sep 19 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
We’re getting CRAFTEA! Join us Wednesday afternoons for a cup of tea or coffee while sewing, knitting or crocheting with …read more
Building S.T.E.A.M. 4:30 pm
Building S.T.E.A.M.
Sep 19 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Monthly fun, hands-on STEAM enrichment activities for K-5th Graders.  Registration is not required!
Pirate Party! 5:00 pm
Pirate Party!
Sep 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Celebrate “International Talk Like a Pirate Day” – Arrrgh!  Join us for snacks, games, stories and songs with our special …read more
Family Movie Night 6:00 pm
Family Movie Night
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Join us for movie night, we always have a great selection, and popcorn and drinks are always served while you …read more
Community Conversations 6:30 pm
Community Conversations
Sep 19 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
** September 17th meeting is being rescheduled to Wednesday, September 19th due to a building maintenance issue.   Join our …read more
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Windsor Branch Closed for Inventory
Windsor Branch Closed for Inventory
Sep 20 all-day
The Windsor Branch will be closed Thursday, September 20, 2018 for Inventory.
Diabetes Workshop 1:00 pm
Diabetes Workshop
Sep 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
**September 13th class was rescheduled for October 4th. Learn how you can live with and manage diabetes, stay healthy, and …read more
Bookmobile Outreach: Sussex Social Services 1:30 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Sussex Social Services
Sep 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Outreach Services will visit Sussex Social Services bringing books, DVDs, wi-fi, and more!  All for FREE, and open to the …read more
American Sign Language 2:00 pm
American Sign Language
Sep 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A member of staff will be showing patrons of all ages basic signs of American Sign Language.  Registration is required, …read more
DIY Library Card Holders 4:15 pm
DIY Library Card Holders
Sep 20 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
It’s Library Card Sign-up Month and we’re making felt library card holders! Registration is not required; all materials provided!
Understanding Computer Basics 5:30 pm
Understanding Computer Basics
Sep 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Need computer assistance? We can help! One on one computer assistance is available at the Franklin Branch on the third …read more
Knitters Anonymous 6:00 pm
Knitters Anonymous
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Get some help deciphering that new pattern or learn about the basics of knitting and purling. Share ideas, fun and …read more
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Stretch and Tone 10:00 am
Stretch and Tone
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Jeannine Carroll from the Luter YMCA teaches this free fitness class designed for ages 50+. Build muscle strength and improve …read more
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A Legacy of Writers 10:00 am
A Legacy of Writers
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Did you know Isle of Wight is home to 50+ published writers?  Some have been invited to gather Saturday, September …read more
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Surry Branch Closed for Inventory
Surry Branch Closed for Inventory
Sep 24 all-day
The Surry Branch will be closed Monday, September 24, 2018 for Inventory.
Mother Goose Storytime 9:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Sep 24 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Our newest storytime for the tiniest readers! Join us every Monday for a story, songs, and play. Recommended for ages …read more
On My Own Storytime 10:00 am
On My Own Storytime
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This storytime includes books, songs, activities, crafts and sometimes games based on a weekly theme for ages 3-5.  Registration is …read more
Storytime 10:30 am
Storytime
Sep 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for storytime! This storytime may include stories, fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes. Simple crafts are also sometimes part …read more
Stretch & Tone for Adults 12:30 pm
Stretch & Tone for Adults
Sep 24 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Adults ages 50+ are invited to Stretch and Tone at the Smithfield Branch to help build muscle strength and improve …read more
Medicare Benefits Counseling 1:00 pm
Medicare Benefits Counseling
Sep 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet with a certified benefits counselor from Senior Services to discuss questions you may have about Medicare benefits.  Appointments are …read more
It’s Sew Easy! Project Classes 2:00 pm
It’s Sew Easy! Project Classes
Sep 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join our class to work on a new, simple project to improve your skills!  **Space is very limited, registration is …read more
Carrollton Book Club 6:00 pm
Carrollton Book Club
Sep 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Carrollton Branch Book Club:  Our branch book club is meeting at a new time! Fourth Monday of the month at …read more
Wakefield Book Club 6:30 pm
Wakefield Book Club
Sep 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Join us for the Wakefield Book Club the 4th Monday of the month @ 6:30 pm; call to reserve your …read more
Friends of the Library Meeting 7:00 pm
Friends of the Library Meeting
Sep 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Friends of the Library will meet @ 7 pm.  New members are always welcome!
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Needlework Club 9:30 am
Needlework Club
Sep 25 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Join us for Needlework Club on Tuesdays at 9:30am.  We’ll also be making hats, scarves, and mittens for Surry County …read more
Needlework Club 9:30 am
Needlework Club
Sep 25 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Join us to learn new techniques, share your skills, or just enjoy the company of other crafters! Beginners, as well …read more
Storytime 10:45 am
Storytime
Sep 25 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Recommended for ages 2-5, this storytime may include stories, fingerplays, songs and action rhymes; simple crafts are also sometimes part …read more
Adult Book Club 11:00 am
Adult Book Club
Sep 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for book club monthly to discuss great books and meet local folks in the community!  Registration is not …read more
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters 11:00 am
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters
Sep 25 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters – Come knit or crochet with us! For novice beginners to advanced, all are welcome.  Tuesdays …read more
Computer Tutoring 3:00 pm
Computer Tutoring
Sep 25 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
One on One computer tutoring on Tuesdays; all experience levels welcome.  Please stop by the library to register or call …read more
Full STEAM Ahead! 4:30 pm
Full STEAM Ahead!
Sep 25 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Join us for S.T.E.A.M. fun, hands on enrichment activities on the fourth Tuesday of each month (Sept 25-Nov. 27) for …read more
DIY Teen Projects 6:30 pm
DIY Teen Projects
Sep 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month for a DIY teen project night! **Teen Night will not be held …read more
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Franklin Branch Closed for Inventory
Franklin Branch Closed for Inventory
Sep 26 all-day
The Franklin Branch will be closed Wednesday, September 26, 2018 for Inventory.
Mother Goose Time 9:30 am
Mother Goose Time
Sep 26 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Books and lots of rhythm & rhyme for our youngest friends! (Birth to 24 months) Registration is not required.
Adult Coloring Club 10:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for a relaxing morning of coloring at the Windsor Branch, weekly on Wednesdays from 10-11 am. This program …read more
Computer Help 10:00 am
Computer Help
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
A volunteer is available for one on one general computer help and instruction, call the Windsor Branch at 757-242-3046 for …read more
Tiny Tots Storytime 10:00 am
Tiny Tots Storytime
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for Tiny Tots Storytime” each Wednesday @ 10:00 am. **Designed for children up to age 3.
Hooks & Needles 10:30 am
Hooks & Needles
Sep 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Are you a knitter or crocheter? Have you always wanted to learn? Join us as we share ideas and learn …read more
Storytime 10:45 am
Storytime
Sep 26 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Join us for storytime! This storytime may include stories, fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes. Simple crafts are also sometimes part …read more
Southampton County Adult Education & Literacy Program 1:00 pm
Southampton County Adult Education & Literacy Program
Sep 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
GED tutoring is available to adults at the Courtland Branch free of charge each Wednesday from 1:00-3:30 pm.  Registration is …read more
It’s Sew Easy! Project Classes 2:00 pm
It’s Sew Easy! Project Classes
Sep 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join our class to work on a new, simple project to improve your skills!  **Space is very limited, registration is …read more
Bookmobile Outreach: Consulate Health Care 2:30 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Consulate Health Care
Sep 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Outreach Services will visit Consulate Health Care bringing books, DVDs, wi-fi, and more!  All for FREE, and open to the …read more
Coffee and Crafting 2:30 pm
Coffee and Crafting
Sep 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Calling all crafters, knitters, painters, drawers, doodlers, and makers!  Join us every Wednesday for Coffee and Crafting from 2:30pm to …read more
CrafTEA Afternoon 3:30 pm
CrafTEA Afternoon
Sep 26 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
We’re getting CRAFTEA! Join us Wednesday afternoons for a cup of tea or coffee while sewing, knitting or crocheting with …read more
Masterpiece Makers 4:30 pm
Masterpiece Makers
Sep 26 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Create a work of art in the style of a famous “master”. A little bit of art history – and …read more
Bookmobile Outreach: Ivor Town Office 4:45 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Ivor Town Office
Sep 26 @ 4:45 pm – 6:15 pm
The Bookmobile will be changing its route stop from the Volunteer Fire Department to the Ivor Town Office located at …read more
Knit @ Night 6:30 pm
Knit @ Night
Sep 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Calling all knitters! Bring your current project and join us for knitting at night the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of …read more
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Diabetes Workshop 1:00 pm
Diabetes Workshop
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
**September 13th class was rescheduled for October 4th. Learn how you can live with and manage diabetes, stay healthy, and …read more
DIY Pocket Notebook 3:00 pm
DIY Pocket Notebook
Sep 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn how to make your own notebook using recycled cardboard at this fun DIY craft afternoon!  Registration is required; please …read more
Knitters Anonymous 6:00 pm
Knitters Anonymous
Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Get some help deciphering that new pattern or learn about the basics of knitting and purling. Share ideas, fun and …read more
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Stretch and Tone 10:00 am
Stretch and Tone
Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Jeannine Carroll from the Luter YMCA teaches this free fitness class designed for ages 50+. Build muscle strength and improve …read more
Bookmobile Outreach: The Village at Woods Edge 3:00 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: The Village at Woods Edge
Sep 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Stop by to check out our Pop-Up Library at The Village at Woods Edge in Franklin. We have wi-fi, books, …read more
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