Blackwater Regional Library

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Stretch & Tone for Adults 12:30 pm
Stretch & Tone for Adults
Jul 1 @ 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 6:00 pm
Friends of the Carrollton Library Meeting
Jul 1 @ 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
Jul 2 @ 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
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters 11:00 am
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters
Jul 2 @ 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
Medicare Benefits Counseling 1:00 pm
Medicare Benefits Counseling
Jul 2 @ 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
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Adult Coloring Club 10:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Jul 3 @ 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
Jul 3 @ 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
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime
Jul 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime – books, rhythm & rhyme, music & movement, and always a lot of fun!  (Wednesdays during the month …read more
Hooks & Needles 10:30 am
Hooks & Needles
Jul 3 @ 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
Jul 3 @ 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
Family Movie Afternoon 2:00 pm
Family Movie Afternoon
Jul 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
It’s Movie Afternoon at the Courtland Branch every first Wednesday of the month this summer!  Join us at 2 pm …read more
Bookmobile Outreach: Consulate Health Care 2:30 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Consulate Health Care
Jul 3 @ 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
Jul 3 @ 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
Jul 3 @ 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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Closed – Independence Day
Closed – Independence Day
Jul 4 all-day
All Branches Closed in observance of Independence Day.
Individual Job Search Assistance 11:00 am
Individual Job Search Assistance
Jul 4 @ 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
Surry Book Club 1:00 pm
Surry Book Club
Jul 4 @ 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
Youth and Teen Book Club 4:30 pm
Youth and Teen Book Club
Jul 4 @ 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
Jul 4 @ 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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Medicare Benefits Counseling 9:00 am
Medicare Benefits Counseling
Jul 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Whether you live in metro South Hampton Roads, Franklin, Suffolk, Isle of Wight or Southampton Counties, Senior Services’ certified Benefits …read more
Stretch and Tone 10:00 am
Stretch and Tone
Jul 5 @ 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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Stretch & Tone for Adults 12:30 pm
Stretch & Tone for Adults
Jul 8 @ 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
Jul 8 @ 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
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Needlework Club 9:30 am
Needlework Club
Jul 9 @ 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
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters 11:00 am
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters
Jul 9 @ 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
DIY Marble Vase 1:00 pm
DIY Marble Vase
Jul 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
DIY Summer Craft for Adults – create your own Marble Vase!  All materials provided; registration is required, call 757-294-3949.
Bookmobile Outreach: Riverside Healthy Living Community 2:30 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Riverside Healthy Living Community
Jul 9 @ 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
ebooks Happy Hour 4:00 pm
ebooks Happy Hour
Jul 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Bring in your device to learn how to access and check out the library’s eBooks, eAudiobooks, movies, and magazines.  Patrons …read more
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Adult Coloring Club 10:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Jul 10 @ 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
Jul 10 @ 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
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime
Jul 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime – books, rhythm & rhyme, music & movement, and always a lot of fun!  (Wednesdays during the month …read more
Hooks & Needles 10:30 am
Hooks & Needles
Jul 10 @ 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
Jul 10 @ 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
Family Movie Afternoon 2:00 pm
Family Movie Afternoon
Jul 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
It’s Movie Afternoon at the Courtland Branch every first Wednesday of the month this summer!  Join us at 2 pm …read more
Coffee and Crafting 2:30 pm
Coffee and Crafting
Jul 10 @ 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
Jul 10 @ 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 Outreach: Sussex Social Services 1:00 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Sussex Social Services
Jul 11 @ 1:00 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
Knitters Anonymous 6:00 pm
Knitters Anonymous
Jul 11 @ 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
Windsor Book Club 7:00 pm
Windsor Book Club
Jul 11 @ 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. Everyone …read more
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Stretch and Tone 10:00 am
Stretch and Tone
Jul 12 @ 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
Friday Night Movie 6:30 pm
Friday Night Movie
Jul 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for our Friday Night Movie showing at 6:30pm; popcorn and drinks provided!  
Postponed – Lunar Landing Family STEM Night 7:00 pm
Postponed – Lunar Landing Family STEM Night
Jul 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This program has been postponed, please check back in the fall for a new date! Friday, July 12th, the Carrollton …read more
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Celebrate Hammy’s Birthday! 10:30 am
Celebrate Hammy’s Birthday!
Jul 13 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
The World’s Oldest Ham turns 117!  What better way to celebrate than with storytime and birthday cake!  Join Blackwater Regional …read more
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Stretch & Tone for Adults 12:30 pm
Stretch & Tone for Adults
Jul 15 @ 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
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Needlework Club 9:30 am
Needlework Club
Jul 16 @ 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
Job Search (CAN) 10:00 am
Job Search (CAN)
Jul 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Adults are invited to visit with Career Access Network (CAN) at the Smithfield Branch!  CAN specialists provide job search, resume …read more
Deal Me In 11:00 am
Deal Me In
Jul 16 @ 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!
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters 11:00 am
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters
Jul 16 @ 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
Jul 16 @ 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
Jul 16 @ 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
Happy Scrappers Quilting Group 5:30 pm
Happy Scrappers Quilting Group
Jul 16 @ 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
Jul 17 @ 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
Jul 17 @ 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
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime
Jul 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime – books, rhythm & rhyme, music & movement, and always a lot of fun!  (Wednesdays during the month …read more
Hooks & Needles 10:30 am
Hooks & Needles
Jul 17 @ 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
Jul 17 @ 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
Family Movie Afternoon 2:00 pm
Family Movie Afternoon
Jul 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
It’s Movie Afternoon at the Courtland Branch every first Wednesday of the month this summer!  Join us at 2 pm …read more
Bookmobile Outreach: Consulate Health Care 2:30 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Consulate Health Care
Jul 17 @ 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
Jul 17 @ 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
Jul 17 @ 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
Family Movie Night 6:00 pm
Family Movie Night
Jul 17 @ 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
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Medicare Benefits Counseling 1:00 pm
Medicare Benefits Counseling
Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Whether you live in metro South Hampton Roads, Franklin, Suffolk, Isle of Wight or Southampton Counties, Senior Services’ certified Benefits …read more
Understanding Computer Basics 5:30 pm
Understanding Computer Basics
Jul 18 @ 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
Jul 18 @ 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
Jul 19 @ 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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**Cancelled: Pop-up Library: Smithfield Farmer’s Market 9:00 am
**Cancelled: Pop-up Library: Smithfield Farmer’s Market
Jul 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
**The Bookmobile will not be attending this event due to the extreme heat forecast for Saturday. Our pop-up library is …read more
Understanding Our Political America 2:00 pm
Understanding Our Political America
Jul 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Understanding Our Political America Goes to the Movies! “Thunderheart” with Val Kilmer as an FBI agent sent to investigate a …read more
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Stretch & Tone for Adults 12:30 pm
Stretch & Tone for Adults
Jul 22 @ 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
Jul 22 @ 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
Wakefield Book Club 6:30 pm
Wakefield Book Club
Jul 22 @ 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
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Needlework Club 9:30 am
Needlework Club
Jul 23 @ 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
Adult Book Club 11:00 am
Adult Book Club
Jul 23 @ 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
Jul 23 @ 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
DIY Floral Letter 1:00 pm
DIY Floral Letter
Jul 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
DIY Summer Craft for Adults – DIY a floral letter for yourself or someone else.   All materials provided; registration required, …read more
Bookmobile Outreach: Riverside Healthy Living Community 2:30 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Riverside Healthy Living Community
Jul 23 @ 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
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Adult Coloring Club 10:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Jul 24 @ 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
Jul 24 @ 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
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime
Jul 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime – books, rhythm & rhyme, music & movement, and always a lot of fun!  (Wednesdays during the month …read more
Hooks & Needles 10:30 am
Hooks & Needles
Jul 24 @ 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
Jul 24 @ 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
Family Movie Afternoon 2:00 pm
Family Movie Afternoon
Jul 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
It’s Movie Afternoon at the Courtland Branch every first Wednesday of the month this summer!  Join us at 2 pm …read more
Coffee and Crafting 2:30 pm
Coffee and Crafting
Jul 24 @ 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
Jul 24 @ 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 Outreach: Sussex Social Services 1:00 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Sussex Social Services
Jul 25 @ 1:00 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
Knitters Anonymous 6:00 pm
Knitters Anonymous
Jul 25 @ 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
Jul 26 @ 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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Stretch & Tone for Adults 12:30 pm
Stretch & Tone for Adults
Jul 29 @ 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
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Needlework Club 9:30 am
Needlework Club
Jul 30 @ 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
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters 11:00 am
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters
Jul 30 @ 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
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Adult Coloring Club 10:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Jul 31 @ 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
Jul 31 @ 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
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime
Jul 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Family Storytime – books, rhythm & rhyme, music & movement, and always a lot of fun!  (Wednesdays during the month …read more
Hooks & Needles 10:30 am
Hooks & Needles
Jul 31 @ 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
Jul 31 @ 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
Family Movie Afternoon 2:00 pm
Family Movie Afternoon
Jul 31 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
It’s Movie Afternoon at the Courtland Branch every first Wednesday of the month this summer!  Join us at 2 pm …read more
Bookmobile Outreach: Consulate Health Care 2:30 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Consulate Health Care
Jul 31 @ 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
Jul 31 @ 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
Jul 31 @ 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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