Blackwater Regional Library

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Summer Reading Awards Week
Summer Reading Awards Week
Aug 1 all-day
You’ve had a great summer of reading and fun!  Stop in anytime July 31-August 5 to drop off your completed …read more
Summer Reading Rewards!
Summer Reading Rewards!
Aug 1 all-day
We would like to reward you for a great summer of reading and fun! Stop by the library between July …read more
Summer Reading and Chris Yerlig, Mime & Illusionist 10:00 am
Summer Reading and Chris Yerlig, Mime & Illusionist
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Chris Yerlig Mime & Illusionist joins us on this last day of summer reading and will amaze you with his …read more
Summer Reading LEGO Club 10:00 am
Summer Reading LEGO Club
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This summer, every Tuesday is LEGO day at the Claremont Branch!  Show off your creative skills and build something great!
Summer Reading: Build a Book Storywalk 10:30 am
Summer Reading: Build a Book Storywalk
Aug 1 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
We have a fun morning of activities planned for our summer readers!  Follow the build-a-book story walk to complete our …read more
Summer Storytime 10:30 am
Summer Storytime
Aug 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
It’s time for storytime! You’re invited to visit with us on Tuesdays @ 10:30am for stories, songs, and time with …read more
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters 11:00 am
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters
Aug 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Beginners, and experienced, knitters and crocheters are encouraged to join  us at the SoCo Knitters & Crocheters each Tuesday morning …read more
Summer Reading: Reward Days! 12:00 pm
Summer Reading: Reward Days!
Aug 1 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
You’ve made it through 6-weeks of summer reading! Drop by to pick up your FREE book this week!
Medicare Benefits Counseling 1:00 pm
Medicare Benefits Counseling
Aug 1 @ 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
Summer Reading and Chris Yerlig, Mime & Illusionist 2:00 pm
Summer Reading and Chris Yerlig, Mime & Illusionist
Aug 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Chris Yerlig Mime & Illusionist joins us on this last day of summer reading and will amaze you with his …read more
Summer Reading: Let’s Make Slime! 2:00 pm
Summer Reading: Let’s Make Slime!
Aug 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
It’s the end of summer reading and do we have a fun activity for you – stop in and make …read more
Computer Tutoring 3:00 pm
Computer Tutoring
Aug 1 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Hourly appointments (3 pm, 4 pm, and 5 pm) for computer tutoring Tuesdays @ 3:00 – 6:00 pm. Please stop …read more
GED Tutoring: Math and Writing 4:30 pm
GED Tutoring: Math and Writing
Aug 1 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Free math and writing tutoring will be provided each Tuesday from 4:30-6pm by the Pruden Center at the Carrollton Branch …read more
Friends of the Carrollton Library Meeting 6:00 pm
Friends of the Carrollton Library Meeting
Aug 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Friends of the Carrollton Library meet the first Tuesday of the month. Join us to share your ideas and …read more
Surry Youth Book Club 7:00 pm
Surry Youth Book Club
Aug 1 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The Surry Youth Book Club meets the first Tuesday of each month at 7 – 7:30pm.  If you’re age 10-14 …read more
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Summer Reading Awards Week
Summer Reading Awards Week
Aug 2 all-day
You’ve had a great summer of reading and fun!  Stop in anytime July 31-August 5 to drop off your completed …read more
Summer Reading Rewards!
Summer Reading Rewards!
Aug 2 all-day
We would like to reward you for a great summer of reading and fun! Stop by the library between July …read more
Adult Coloring Club 10:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Aug 2 @ 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
Bookmobile Route – Boykins, Walters, and Ivor 10:00 am
Bookmobile Route – Boykins, Walters, and Ivor
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
The Bookmobile will be available in the following locations at the approximate times indicated: Boykins (Across from Boykins Baptist Church) …read more
JB Rattles Reptile Show! 10:00 am
JB Rattles Reptile Show!
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
JB is back with his slithering reptiles and informative show!  **This program is scheduled for 10 am & 2 pm.
National Coloring Book Day 10:00 am
National Coloring Book Day
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Celebrate National Coloring Book Day!  Coloring is for ALL ages! Stop by the Windsor Branch to relax and color for …read more
Power of Play 10:30 am
Power of Play
Aug 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
We know the importance of playtime and would like for you to join us for our “Power of Play” program …read more
Summer Reading BINGO for Books 10:30 am
Summer Reading BINGO for Books
Aug 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
It’s the end of summer and we’re playing BINGO for Books!
Computer Help 11:00 am
Computer Help
Aug 2 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 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
Summer Reading: Reward Days! 12:00 pm
Summer Reading: Reward Days!
Aug 2 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
You’ve made it through 6-weeks of summer reading! Drop by to pick up your FREE book this week!
JB Rattles Reptile Show 2:00 pm
JB Rattles Reptile Show
Aug 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
JB is back with his slithering reptiles and informative show!
Knitting and Crocheting 2:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting
Aug 2 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Join us for an afternoon of knitting and crocheting! Meet new friends, share ideas, help each other, and relax while …read more
CrafTEA Afternoon 3:30 pm
CrafTEA Afternoon
Aug 2 @ 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
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Summer Reading Awards Week
Summer Reading Awards Week
Aug 3 all-day
You’ve had a great summer of reading and fun!  Stop in anytime July 31-August 5 to drop off your completed …read more
Summer Reading Rewards!
Summer Reading Rewards!
Aug 3 all-day
We would like to reward you for a great summer of reading and fun! Stop by the library between July …read more
Summer Reading: Reward Days! 9:00 am
Summer Reading: Reward Days!
Aug 3 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
You’ve made it through 6-weeks of summer reading! Drop by to pick up your FREE book this week!
Bookmobile Route – Stony Creek, Jarratt and Capron 10:15 am
Bookmobile Route – Stony Creek, Jarratt and Capron
Aug 3 @ 10:15 am – 4:30 pm
The Bookmobile will be available in the following locations at the approximate times indicated: 10:15—11:45      Stony Creek (Stony Creek Park …read more
Power of Play 10:30 am
Power of Play
Aug 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Bring the little ones and join our Power of Play program at the Carrollton Branch Thursdays at 10:30am
Individual Job Search Assistance 11:00 am
Individual Job Search Assistance
Aug 3 @ 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
Mah Jongg 12:00 pm
Mah Jongg
Aug 3 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Meet new friends and enjoy a game of Mah Jongg Thursdays @ 12:30 pm. Beginners are welcome!
Craft Class with Craft Master Janet 1:00 pm
Craft Class with Craft Master Janet
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join Craft Master Janet Johnson as she teaches us various crafting skills the first Thursday of each month at 1 …read more
Surry Book Club 1:00 pm
Surry Book Club
Aug 3 @ 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
Family Movie Afternoon 2:00 pm
Family Movie Afternoon
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
It’s Movie Afternoon at the Courtland Branch!  Join us at 2 pm in the Children’s area for a fun afternoon!
Summer Reading: Design Challenge – Just One Cube 2:00 pm
Summer Reading: Design Challenge – Just One Cube
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Stop in Monday, July 10 or Thursday, July 13 from 2 to 4 pm for our weekly summer reading design …read more
Teen Summer Reading End of Summer Party! 3:00 pm
Teen Summer Reading End of Summer Party!
Aug 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
It’s the end of summer reading but don’t be sad – we’re going out with a bang!  Visit us and …read more
Teen Summer Reading Event 3:00 pm
Teen Summer Reading Event
Aug 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Teen Summer Reading Program at the Smithfield Branch!  Join us each week beginning June 29th for a fun weekly program …read more
Knitters Anonymous 6:00 pm
Knitters Anonymous
Aug 3 @ 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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Summer Reading Awards Week
Summer Reading Awards Week
Aug 4 all-day
You’ve had a great summer of reading and fun!  Stop in anytime July 31-August 5 to drop off your completed …read more
Summer Reading Rewards!
Summer Reading Rewards!
Aug 4 all-day
We would like to reward you for a great summer of reading and fun! Stop by the library between July …read more
Computer One on One Assistance 9:00 am
Computer One on One Assistance
Aug 4 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The library offers one on one computer assistance by appointment.  Please visit the library or call to register 757-294-3949.
Stretch and Tone 10:00 am
Stretch and Tone
Aug 4 @ 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
Summer Reading: Reward Days! 12:00 pm
Summer Reading: Reward Days!
Aug 4 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
You’ve made it through 6-weeks of summer reading! Drop by to pick up your FREE book this week!
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Summer Reading Awards Week
Summer Reading Awards Week
Aug 5 all-day
You’ve had a great summer of reading and fun!  Stop in anytime July 31-August 5 to drop off your completed …read more
Summer Reading Rewards!
Summer Reading Rewards!
Aug 5 all-day
We would like to reward you for a great summer of reading and fun! Stop by the library between July …read more
Summer Reading: Reward Days! 10:00 am
Summer Reading: Reward Days!
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
You’ve made it through 6-weeks of summer reading! Drop by to pick up your FREE book this week!
Summer Reading: Design and Launch a Rocket 10:30 am
Summer Reading: Design and Launch a Rocket
Aug 5 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Summer Readers, visit with us to design and launch your very own rocket!!!  All materials provided; all ages welcome!
Saturday Coloring Club 11:00 am
Saturday Coloring Club
Aug 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Drop in for a little coloring fun at our Saturday Coloring Club!
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Serene Shading @ Your Library 12:00 pm
Serene Shading @ Your Library
Aug 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Join us for Serene Shading! It is a coloring club that allows adults an hour of peace and quiet weekly …read more
Needlework Club 1:30 pm
Needlework Club
Aug 7 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Join us to learn new techniques, share your skills, or just enjoy the company of other crafters! Beginners, as well …read more
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Friends of the Carrollton Library Meeting 10:30 am
Friends of the Carrollton Library Meeting
Aug 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Make a difference at your library!  Join the Friends of the Carrollton Library and learn how you can help your …read more
Power in Literacy BINGO for Books 11:00 am
Power in Literacy BINGO for Books
Aug 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Summer’s not over!  JOIN us for Power in Literacy’s BINGO for Books to keep up those reading skills!
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters 11:00 am
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters
Aug 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Beginners, and experienced, knitters and crocheters are encouraged to join  us at the SoCo Knitters & Crocheters each Tuesday morning …read more
Computer Tutoring 3:00 pm
Computer Tutoring
Aug 8 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Hourly appointments (3 pm, 4 pm, and 5 pm) for computer tutoring Tuesdays @ 3:00 – 6:00 pm. Please stop …read more
ebooks Happy Hour 4:00 pm
ebooks Happy Hour
Aug 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Monthly one-on-one tutoring sessions with the Branch Manager to assist patrons in learning how to access and check out the …read more
GED Tutoring: Math and Writing 4:30 pm
GED Tutoring: Math and Writing
Aug 8 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Free math and writing tutoring will be provided each Tuesday from 4:30-6pm by the Pruden Center at the Carrollton Branch …read more
Happy Scrappers Quilting Group 5:30 pm
Happy Scrappers Quilting Group
Aug 8 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
A quilting club just for you! We’ll share ideas, make new friends, and get inspired to work on your choice …read more
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Adult Coloring Club 10:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Aug 9 @ 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
Bookmobile Route – Boykins, Walters, and Ivor 10:00 am
Bookmobile Route – Boykins, Walters, and Ivor
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
The Bookmobile will be available in the following locations at the approximate times indicated: Boykins (Across from Boykins Baptist Church) …read more
Computer Help 11:00 am
Computer Help
Aug 9 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 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
Knitting and Crocheting 2:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting
Aug 9 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Join us for an afternoon of knitting and crocheting! Meet new friends, share ideas, help each other, and relax while …read more
CrafTEA Afternoon 3:30 pm
CrafTEA Afternoon
Aug 9 @ 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
Knit @ Night 6:30 pm
Knit @ Night
Aug 9 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 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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Bookmobile Route – Stony Creek, Jarratt and Capron 10:15 am
Bookmobile Route – Stony Creek, Jarratt and Capron
Aug 10 @ 10:15 am – 4:30 pm
The Bookmobile will be available in the following locations at the approximate times indicated: 10:15—11:45      Stony Creek (Stony Creek Park …read more
Mah Jongg 12:00 pm
Mah Jongg
Aug 10 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Meet new friends and enjoy a game of Mah Jongg Thursdays @ 12:30 pm. Beginners are welcome!
Family Movie Afternoon 2:00 pm
Family Movie Afternoon
Aug 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
It’s Movie Afternoon at the Courtland Branch!  Join us at 2 pm in the Children’s area for a fun afternoon!
Career Access Network (CAN): Job Search, Resume, and Computer Assistance 2:30 pm
Career Access Network (CAN): Job Search, Resume, and Computer Assistance
Aug 10 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Looking for a job? Need assistance with your resume? Looking to build your computer skills? We can help! Instructors are …read more
Claremont Rocks 3:30 pm
Claremont Rocks
Aug 10 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Everyone is invited to visit the Claremont Branch to paint a rock to decorate the library!  All ages welcome; registration …read more
Knitters Anonymous 6:00 pm
Knitters Anonymous
Aug 10 @ 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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Computer One on One Assistance 9:00 am
Computer One on One Assistance
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The library offers one on one computer assistance by appointment.  Please visit the library or call to register 757-294-3949.
Stretch and Tone 10:00 am
Stretch and Tone
Aug 11 @ 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
Pop-Up Library: Sedley 11:00 am
Pop-Up Library: Sedley
Aug 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stop by to check out our Pop-Up Library at the Sedley Volunteer Fire Department. We have wi-fi, books, and DVDs. …read more
Foreign Film Friday 2:00 pm
Foreign Film Friday
Aug 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Stop in for Foreign Film Friday the second Friday of each month at 2pm. August Selection – Rabbit Proof Fence …read more
Career Access Network (CAN): Job Search, Resume, and Computer Assistance 2:30 pm
Career Access Network (CAN): Job Search, Resume, and Computer Assistance
Aug 11 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Looking for a job? Need assistance with your resume? Looking to build your computer skills? We can help! Instructors are …read more
Pop-Up Library: The Village at Woods Edge 3:30 pm
Pop-Up Library: The Village at Woods Edge
Aug 11 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 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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LEGO Club 10:30 am
LEGO Club
Aug 12 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for LEGO Club the second Saturday each month and show off your creativity!
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Serene Shading @ Your Library 12:00 pm
Serene Shading @ Your Library
Aug 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Join us for Serene Shading! It is a coloring club that allows adults an hour of peace and quiet weekly …read more
Needlework Club 1:30 pm
Needlework Club
Aug 14 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Join us to learn new techniques, share your skills, or just enjoy the company of other crafters! Beginners, as well …read more
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Scientific Summer Blast with Mad Science Hampton Roads 10:30 am
Scientific Summer Blast with Mad Science Hampton Roads
Aug 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Summer Reading may be over, but the fun doesn’t stop there.  The Smithfield Branch will be hosting Mad Science of …read more
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters 11:00 am
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters
Aug 15 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Beginners, and experienced, knitters and crocheters are encouraged to join  us at the SoCo Knitters & Crocheters each Tuesday morning …read more
Medicare Benefits Counseling 1:00 pm
Medicare Benefits Counseling
Aug 15 @ 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
Smithfield Book Club 1:00 pm
Smithfield Book Club
Aug 15 @ 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
Computer Tutoring 3:00 pm
Computer Tutoring
Aug 15 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Hourly appointments (3 pm, 4 pm, and 5 pm) for computer tutoring Tuesdays @ 3:00 – 6:00 pm. Please stop …read more
Windsor Book Club – 4:00 pm
Windsor Book Club –
Aug 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us for book club in August at 4pm. Everyone is welcome; registration is not required. August 15 – “All …read more
GED Tutoring: Math and Writing 4:30 pm
GED Tutoring: Math and Writing
Aug 15 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Free math and writing tutoring will be provided each Tuesday from 4:30-6pm by the Pruden Center at the Carrollton Branch …read more
Pajama Storytime 6:30 pm
Pajama Storytime
Aug 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Join us the 3rd Tuesday in June, July and August for bedtime stories, songs, crafts and more!  Pajamas, slippers and …read more
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Adult Coloring Club 10:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Aug 16 @ 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
Bookmobile Route – Boykins, Walters, and Ivor 10:00 am
Bookmobile Route – Boykins, Walters, and Ivor
Aug 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
The Bookmobile will be available in the following locations at the approximate times indicated: Boykins (Across from Boykins Baptist Church) …read more
Computer Help 11:00 am
Computer Help
Aug 16 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 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
Knitting and Crocheting 2:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting
Aug 16 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Join us for an afternoon of knitting and crocheting! Meet new friends, share ideas, help each other, and relax while …read more
Board Game Afternoon 3:30 pm
Board Game Afternoon
Aug 16 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us for board game afternoon each Wednesday from 3:30 – 5:00 pm. All ages welcome!
CrafTEA Afternoon 3:30 pm
CrafTEA Afternoon
Aug 16 @ 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
LEGO Club 5:00 pm
LEGO Club
Aug 16 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Stop by for LEGO Club the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 5-7 pm. This program is for ages 3 …read more
LEGO Club Challenge 5:00 pm
LEGO Club Challenge
Aug 16 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Show off those creative LEGO skills at our LEGO Club Challenge!
Family Movie Night 6:00 pm
Family Movie Night
Aug 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for movie night, we always have a great selection, and popcorn and drinks are always served while you …read more
Fairy Garden Accessory Party 7:00 pm
Fairy Garden Accessory Party
Aug 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Free fairy garden accessory class!  Join the creative crafters in this fun project to complete the magic in your fairy …read more
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Bookmobile Route – Stony Creek, Jarratt and Capron 10:15 am
Bookmobile Route – Stony Creek, Jarratt and Capron
Aug 17 @ 10:15 am – 4:30 pm
The Bookmobile will be available in the following locations at the approximate times indicated: 10:15—11:45      Stony Creek (Stony Creek Park …read more
Mah Jongg 12:00 pm
Mah Jongg
Aug 17 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Meet new friends and enjoy a game of Mah Jongg Thursdays @ 12:30 pm. Beginners are welcome!
Family Movie Afternoon 2:00 pm
Family Movie Afternoon
Aug 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
It’s Movie Afternoon at the Courtland Branch!  Join us at 2 pm in the Children’s area for a fun afternoon!
Understanding Computer Basics 5:30 pm
Understanding Computer Basics
Aug 17 @ 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
Aug 17 @ 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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Computer One on One Assistance 9:00 am
Computer One on One Assistance
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The library offers one on one computer assistance by appointment.  Please visit the library or call to register 757-294-3949.
Stretch and Tone 10:00 am
Stretch and Tone
Aug 18 @ 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
Celebrate National Aviation Day 3:30 pm
Celebrate National Aviation Day
Aug 18 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Celebrate National Aviation Day at the Claremont Branch with games, crafts, and more! **Registration is not required.
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Saturday Morning Movie Matinee! 10:30 am
Saturday Morning Movie Matinee!
Aug 19 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for a fun Saturday morning at the library – we’re watching: “Monster Trucks” (Rated PG) – July 15, …read more
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Serene Shading @ Your Library 12:00 pm
Serene Shading @ Your Library
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Join us for Serene Shading! It is a coloring club that allows adults an hour of peace and quiet weekly …read more
Solar Eclipse Watch Party 12:00 pm
Solar Eclipse Watch Party
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Come watch the solar eclipse with us! We’ll only get to see a partial eclipse from our location but we’ll …read more
Eclipse Party 1:00 pm
Eclipse Party
Aug 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Come by the Windsor Branch for our “Solar Eclipse Party”!  Eclipse glasses and glow stick necklaces available while supplies last.  …read more
Eclipse Party 1:30 pm
Eclipse Party
Aug 21 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Join us for the eclipse! While waiting you’re invited to have a snack and enjoy a quick craft!  **Adult supervision …read more
Needlework Club 1:30 pm
Needlework Club
Aug 21 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Join us to learn new techniques, share your skills, or just enjoy the company of other crafters! Beginners, as well …read more
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Power in Literacy BINGO for Books 11:00 am
Power in Literacy BINGO for Books
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Summer’s not over!  JOIN us for Power in Literacy’s BINGO for Books to keep up those reading skills!
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters 11:00 am
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Beginners, and experienced, knitters and crocheters are encouraged to join  us at the SoCo Knitters & Crocheters each Tuesday morning …read more
Computer Tutoring 3:00 pm
Computer Tutoring
Aug 22 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Hourly appointments (3 pm, 4 pm, and 5 pm) for computer tutoring Tuesdays @ 3:00 – 6:00 pm. Please stop …read more
GED Tutoring: Math and Writing 4:30 pm
GED Tutoring: Math and Writing
Aug 22 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Free math and writing tutoring will be provided each Tuesday from 4:30-6pm by the Pruden Center at the Carrollton Branch …read more
Happy Scrappers Quilting Group 5:30 pm
Happy Scrappers Quilting Group
Aug 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
A quilting club just for you! We’ll share ideas, make new friends, and get inspired to work on your choice …read more
Felt Cat Craft 6:30 pm
Felt Cat Craft
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
This fun felt cat craft program uses felt and simple stitching techniques to complete a cute cat that can hold …read more
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Adult Coloring Club 10:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Aug 23 @ 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
Bookmobile Route – Boykins, Walters, and Ivor 10:00 am
Bookmobile Route – Boykins, Walters, and Ivor
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
The Bookmobile will be available in the following locations at the approximate times indicated: Boykins (Across from Boykins Baptist Church) …read more
Computer Help 11:00 am
Computer Help
Aug 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 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
Scientific Summer Blast with Mad Science Hampton Roads 2:00 pm
Scientific Summer Blast with Mad Science Hampton Roads
Aug 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Summer Reading may be over, but the fun doesn’t stop there.  The Smithfield Branch will be hosting Mad Science of …read more
Knitting and Crocheting 2:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting
Aug 23 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Join us for an afternoon of knitting and crocheting! Meet new friends, share ideas, help each other, and relax while …read more
Board Game Afternoon 3:30 pm
Board Game Afternoon
Aug 23 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us for board game afternoon each Wednesday from 3:30 – 5:00 pm. All ages welcome!
CrafTEA Afternoon 3:30 pm
CrafTEA Afternoon
Aug 23 @ 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
Knit @ Night 6:30 pm
Knit @ Night
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 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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Bookmobile Route – Stony Creek, Jarratt and Capron 10:15 am
Bookmobile Route – Stony Creek, Jarratt and Capron
Aug 24 @ 10:15 am – 4:30 pm
The Bookmobile will be available in the following locations at the approximate times indicated: 10:15—11:45      Stony Creek (Stony Creek Park …read more
Discover the Dinosaurs 10:30 am
Discover the Dinosaurs
Aug 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us as we venture back in time and discover the dinosaurs with hands on activities that make you feel …read more
Mah Jongg 12:00 pm
Mah Jongg
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Meet new friends and enjoy a game of Mah Jongg Thursdays @ 12:30 pm. Beginners are welcome!
Family Movie Afternoon 2:00 pm
Family Movie Afternoon
Aug 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
It’s Movie Afternoon at the Courtland Branch!  Join us at 2 pm in the Children’s area for a fun afternoon!
Knitters Anonymous 6:00 pm
Knitters Anonymous
Aug 24 @ 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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Computer One on One Assistance 9:00 am
Computer One on One Assistance
Aug 25 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The library offers one on one computer assistance by appointment.  Please visit the library or call to register 757-294-3949.
Medicare Benefits Counseling 10:00 am
Medicare Benefits Counseling
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Medicare can be confusing. Senior Services is here to help!! Whether you live in metro South Hampton Roads, Franklin, Suffolk, …read more
Stretch and Tone 10:00 am
Stretch and Tone
Aug 25 @ 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
Pop-Up Library: Sedley 11:00 am
Pop-Up Library: Sedley
Aug 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stop by to check out our Pop-Up Library at the Sedley Volunteer Fire Department. We have wi-fi, books, and DVDs. …read more
Pop-Up Library: The Village at Woods Edge 3:30 pm
Pop-Up Library: The Village at Woods Edge
Aug 25 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 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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Serene Shading @ Your Library 12:00 pm
Serene Shading @ Your Library
Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Join us for Serene Shading! It is a coloring club that allows adults an hour of peace and quiet weekly …read more
Bagels & Books Book Club 1:30 pm
Bagels & Books Book Club
Aug 28 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Bagels & Books: Kick off summer reading with a visit to our book club, June 26th @ 1:30pm, and enjoy …read more
Needlework Club 1:30 pm
Needlework Club
Aug 28 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Join us to learn new techniques, share your skills, or just enjoy the company of other crafters! Beginners, as well …read more
Truth or Dare Scavenger Hunt 3:30 pm
Truth or Dare Scavenger Hunt
Aug 28 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
It’s a truth or dare scavenger hunt for kids age 7-17!  Truths to find and dares to face.  I double …read more
Wakefield Book Club 6:30 pm
Wakefield Book Club
Aug 28 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Join us for the Wakefield Book Club the 4th Monday of the month @ 6:30 pm. Please contact the branch …read more
Friends of the Library Meeting 7:00 pm
Friends of the Library Meeting
Aug 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Friends of the Library @ 7 pm.  New members are always welcome!
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SoCo Knitters & Crocheters 11:00 am
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters
Aug 29 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Beginners, and experienced, knitters and crocheters are encouraged to join  us at the SoCo Knitters & Crocheters each Tuesday morning …read more
Computer Tutoring 3:00 pm
Computer Tutoring
Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Hourly appointments (3 pm, 4 pm, and 5 pm) for computer tutoring Tuesdays @ 3:00 – 6:00 pm. Please stop …read more
GED Tutoring: Math and Writing 4:30 pm
GED Tutoring: Math and Writing
Aug 29 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Free math and writing tutoring will be provided each Tuesday from 4:30-6pm by the Pruden Center at the Carrollton Branch …read more
DIY Teen Projects 6:30 pm
DIY Teen Projects
Aug 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Join us the last Tuesday of each month for a DIY teen project night!
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Adult Coloring Club 10:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Aug 30 @ 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
Bookmobile Route – Boykins, Walters, and Ivor 10:00 am
Bookmobile Route – Boykins, Walters, and Ivor
Aug 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
The Bookmobile will be available in the following locations at the approximate times indicated: Boykins (Across from Boykins Baptist Church) …read more
Computer Help 11:00 am
Computer Help
Aug 30 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 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
Knitting and Crocheting 2:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting
Aug 30 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Join us for an afternoon of knitting and crocheting! Meet new friends, share ideas, help each other, and relax while …read more
Board Game Afternoon 3:30 pm
Board Game Afternoon
Aug 30 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us for board game afternoon each Wednesday from 3:30 – 5:00 pm. All ages welcome!
CrafTEA Afternoon 3:30 pm
CrafTEA Afternoon
Aug 30 @ 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
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Bookmobile Route – Stony Creek, Jarratt and Capron 10:15 am
Bookmobile Route – Stony Creek, Jarratt and Capron
Aug 31 @ 10:15 am – 4:30 pm
The Bookmobile will be available in the following locations at the approximate times indicated: 10:15—11:45      Stony Creek (Stony Creek Park …read more
Mah Jongg 12:00 pm
Mah Jongg
Aug 31 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Meet new friends and enjoy a game of Mah Jongg Thursdays @ 12:30 pm. Beginners are welcome!
Family Movie Afternoon 2:00 pm
Family Movie Afternoon
Aug 31 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
It’s Movie Afternoon at the Courtland Branch!  Join us at 2 pm in the Children’s area for a fun afternoon!
Stuffed Animal Taxidermy 3:30 pm
Stuffed Animal Taxidermy
Aug 31 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
It’s stuffed animal taxidermy Big Game Style!  Bring your own stuffed animal – all materials provided.  Registration is required; please …read more
Knitters Anonymous 6:00 pm
Knitters Anonymous
Aug 31 @ 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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