Blackwater Regional Library

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Closed – Happy New Year!
Closed – Happy New Year!
Jan 1 all-day
All Branches of Blackwater Regional Library will be closed to celebrate the New Year!
Storytime 10:45 am
Storytime
Jan 1 @ 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
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Adult Coloring Club 10:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Jan 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
Computer Help 10:00 am
Computer Help
Jan 2 @ 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
Hooks & Needles 10:30 am
Hooks & Needles
Jan 2 @ 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
Jan 2 @ 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
Bookmobile Outreach: Consulate Health Care 2:30 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Consulate Health Care
Jan 2 @ 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
Jan 2 @ 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
Jan 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
Family Movie Afternoon 4:00 pm
Family Movie Afternoon
Jan 2 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
It’s Movie Afternoon at the Courtland Branch every first Wednesday of the month!  Join us at 4 pm in the …read more
Bookmobile Outreach: Ivor Volunteer Fire Department 4:45 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Ivor Volunteer Fire Department
Jan 2 @ 4:45 pm – 6:15 pm
We’re making buttons today!  Stop on by and show us your creative side! Beginning Wednesday, November 21st, the Bookmobile will …read more
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Individual Job Search Assistance 11:00 am
Individual Job Search Assistance
Jan 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
Surry Book Club 1:00 pm
Surry Book Club
Jan 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
Bookmobile Outreach: Waverly Health & Rehabilitation Center 3:30 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Waverly Health & Rehabilitation Center
Jan 3 @ 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
Youth and Teen Book Club 4:30 pm
Youth and Teen Book Club
Jan 3 @ 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
Jan 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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Medicare Benefits Counseling 9:00 am
Medicare Benefits Counseling
Jan 4 @ 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
Jan 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
Bookmobile Outreach: The Village at Woods Edge 3:00 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: The Village at Woods Edge
Jan 4 @ 3:00 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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Mother Goose Storytime 9:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Jan 7 @ 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
Jan 7 @ 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
Jan 7 @ 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
Jan 7 @ 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
Jan 7 @ 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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Bookmobile Route Cancelled
Bookmobile Route Cancelled
Jan 8 all-day
The Bookmobile route for today (MLK Center in Franklin and Riverside Healthy Living in Smithfield) has been canceled due to …read more
Needlework Club 9:30 am
Needlework Club
Jan 8 @ 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
Storytime 10:00 am
Storytime
Jan 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for storytime, music, crafts and more at the Courtland Branch Tuesdays @ 10:00 am (Children ages 2-5) Call …read more
Storytime 10:45 am
Storytime
Jan 8 @ 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
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters 11:00 am
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters
Jan 8 @ 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
ebooks Happy Hour 4:00 pm
ebooks Happy Hour
Jan 8 @ 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
Jan 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 Outreach: Boykins Baptist Church 10:00 am
Bookmobile Outreach: Boykins Baptist Church
Jan 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
We’re making buttons today, stop on by and show us your creative side! Stop by and visit with us in …read more
Computer Help 10:00 am
Computer Help
Jan 9 @ 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
Jan 9 @ 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
Jan 9 @ 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
Jan 9 @ 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
Jan 9 @ 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
Jan 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
Pizza Pages Book Club 4:30 pm
Pizza Pages Book Club
Jan 9 @ 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
DIY Painted Tote Bags 5:30 pm
DIY Painted Tote Bags
Jan 9 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Join us for our next DIY project at the Courtland Branch as we design painted tote bags!  Registration required, all …read more
Knit @ Night 6:30 pm
Knit @ Night
Jan 9 @ 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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Mini-Makers 10:30 am
Mini-Makers
Jan 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us every Thursday for fun STEAM filled activities for toddlers.  Recommended for ages 2-5.
Bookmobile Outreach: Sussex Social Services 1:00 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Sussex Social Services
Jan 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
We’re making buttons today, stop on by and show us your creative side! Outreach Services will visit Sussex Social Services …read more
Knitters Anonymous 6:00 pm
Knitters Anonymous
Jan 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
Windsor Book Club 7:00 pm
Windsor Book Club
Jan 10 @ 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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Stretch and Tone 10:00 am
Stretch and Tone
Jan 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
Friday Night Movie 6:30 pm
Friday Night Movie
Jan 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for our Friday Night Movie showing at 6:30pm; popcorn and drinks provided!  
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Mother Goose Storytime 9:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Jan 14 @ 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
Jan 14 @ 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
Jan 14 @ 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
Jan 14 @ 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
Jan 14 @ 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
Friends of the Franklin Library Meeting 6:00 pm
Friends of the Franklin Library Meeting
Jan 14 @ 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
Jan 15 @ 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
Storytime 10:00 am
Storytime
Jan 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for storytime, music, crafts and more at the Courtland Branch Tuesdays @ 10:00 am (Children ages 2-5) Call …read more
Storytime 10:45 am
Storytime
Jan 15 @ 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
Jan 15 @ 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
Jan 15 @ 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
Jan 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
Waverly Book Club 2:00 pm
Waverly Book Club
Jan 15 @ 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
Jan 15 @ 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 Storytime 9:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Jan 16 @ 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
Jan 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
Computer Help 10:00 am
Computer Help
Jan 16 @ 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
Jan 16 @ 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
Jan 16 @ 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
Jan 16 @ 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
Jan 16 @ 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
Bookmobile Outreach: Consulate Health Care 2:30 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Consulate Health Care
Jan 16 @ 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
Jan 16 @ 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
Jan 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
Bookmobile Outreach: Ivor Volunteer Fire Department 4:45 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Ivor Volunteer Fire Department
Jan 16 @ 4:45 pm – 6:15 pm
Beginning Wednesday, November 21st, the Bookmobile will be back at the Ivor Volunteer Fire Department!  We we be set up …read more
LEGO Club 5:30 pm
LEGO Club
Jan 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Stop by for LEGO Club the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 5:30-6:30pm; this program is for ages 3 and …read more
Alzheimer’s Support Group 6:00 pm
Alzheimer’s Support Group
Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Caregivers are welcome to attend the Alzheimer’s Support Group to meet others, gather information and ask questions; registration is not …read more
Family Movie Night 6:00 pm
Family Movie Night
Jan 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
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Mini-Makers 10:30 am
Mini-Makers
Jan 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us every Thursday for fun STEAM filled activities for toddlers.  Recommended for ages 2-5.
Medicare Benefits Counseling 1:00 pm
Medicare Benefits Counseling
Jan 17 @ 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
Bookmobile Outreach: Waverly Health & Rehabilitation Center 3:30 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Waverly Health & Rehabilitation Center
Jan 17 @ 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
Family Game Night 5:30 pm
Family Game Night
Jan 17 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
It’s Family Board Game Night at the Franklin Library every third Thursday of the month from 5:30-6:30pm!  All ages welcome, …read more
Understanding Computer Basics 5:30 pm
Understanding Computer Basics
Jan 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
Jan 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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Stretch and Tone 10:00 am
Stretch and Tone
Jan 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
Bookmobile Outreach: The Village at Woods Edge 3:00 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: The Village at Woods Edge
Jan 18 @ 3:00 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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Cancelled – Science Saturday 10:00 am
Cancelled – Science Saturday
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Unfortunately, due to the government shutdown, the January 19th Science Saturday program with NASA has been cancelled. Please join us …read more
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Closed – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Closed – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Jan 21 all-day
All Branches Closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
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Needlework Club 9:30 am
Needlework Club
Jan 22 @ 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
Storytime 10:00 am
Storytime
Jan 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for storytime, music, crafts and more at the Courtland Branch Tuesdays @ 10:00 am (Children ages 2-5) Call …read more
Bookmobile Outreach: Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center 10:30 am
Bookmobile Outreach: Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center
Jan 22 @ 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
Jan 22 @ 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
Jan 22 @ 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
Jan 22 @ 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
Bookmobile Outreach: Riverside Healthy Living Community 2:30 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Riverside Healthy Living Community
Jan 22 @ 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
Full STEAM Ahead! 4:30 pm
Full STEAM Ahead!
Jan 22 @ 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
Carrollton Book Club 6:00 pm
Carrollton Book Club
Jan 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Carrollton Branch Book Club:  January 22, 2019 – Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life by Ruth Franklin 6-7pm     …read more
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Mother Goose Storytime 9:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Jan 23 @ 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
Jan 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 Outreach: Boykins Baptist Church 10:00 am
Bookmobile Outreach: Boykins Baptist Church
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Stop by and visit with us in the Boykins Baptist Church fellowship hall!  We have wonderful books, DVDs and more …read more
Computer Help 10:00 am
Computer Help
Jan 23 @ 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
Jan 23 @ 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
Jan 23 @ 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
Jan 23 @ 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
Jan 23 @ 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
Jan 23 @ 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
Jan 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
Masterpiece Makers 4:30 pm
Masterpiece Makers
Jan 23 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Create your own masterpiece in the style of a different artist each month. A little bit of art history – …read more
DIY Teen Night 5:30 pm
DIY Teen Night
Jan 23 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
DIY Teen Night offers up fun and crafty creations for teens (Grades 6-12) to enjoy on the fourth Wednesday of …read more
Knit @ Night 6:30 pm
Knit @ Night
Jan 23 @ 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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Mini-Makers 10:30 am
Mini-Makers
Jan 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us every Thursday for fun STEAM filled activities for toddlers.  Recommended for ages 2-5.
Bookmobile Outreach: Sussex Social Services 1:00 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Sussex Social Services
Jan 24 @ 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
DIY Craft 3:00 pm
DIY Craft
Jan 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Adults and teens are invited to join us monthly for a fun DIY craft at the library! All materials will …read more
Knitters Anonymous 6:00 pm
Knitters Anonymous
Jan 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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Stretch and Tone 10:00 am
Stretch and Tone
Jan 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
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It’s Sew Easy! 10:00 am
It’s Sew Easy!
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us monthly to learn sewing basics and work on easy projects. Space is very limited, registration required!
Paws to Read 10:30 am
Paws to Read
Jan 26 @ 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
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Mother Goose Storytime 9:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Jan 28 @ 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
Jan 28 @ 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
Jan 28 @ 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
Jan 28 @ 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
Jan 28 @ 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
Jan 28 @ 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
Jan 29 @ 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
Storytime 10:00 am
Storytime
Jan 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for storytime, music, crafts and more at the Courtland Branch Tuesdays @ 10:00 am (Children ages 2-5) Call …read more
Storytime 10:45 am
Storytime
Jan 29 @ 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
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters 11:00 am
SoCo Knitters & Crocheters
Jan 29 @ 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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Mother Goose Storytime 9:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Jan 30 @ 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
Jan 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
Computer Help 10:00 am
Computer Help
Jan 30 @ 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
Jan 30 @ 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
Jan 30 @ 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
Jan 30 @ 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
Jan 30 @ 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
Bookmobile Outreach: Consulate Health Care 2:30 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Consulate Health Care
Jan 30 @ 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
Jan 30 @ 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
Jan 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
Bookmobile Outreach: Ivor Volunteer Fire Department 4:45 pm
Bookmobile Outreach: Ivor Volunteer Fire Department
Jan 30 @ 4:45 pm – 6:15 pm
Beginning Wednesday, November 21st, the Bookmobile will be back at the Ivor Volunteer Fire Department!  We we be set up …read more
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Mini-Makers 10:30 am
Mini-Makers
Jan 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 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
Jan 31 @ 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
Jan 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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