Blackwater Regional Library

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Needlework Club 9:30 am
Needlework Club
Oct 1 @ 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
Oct 1 @ 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 10:30 am
Storytime
Oct 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 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
Oct 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Come knit or crochet with us! For novice beginners to advanced, all are welcome.  Tuesdays 11am-1pm.  For more information, call …read more
Medicare Benefits Counseling 1:00 pm
Medicare Benefits Counseling
Oct 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
Romance Book Club 6:00 pm
Romance Book Club
Oct 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us for our Drop It Like It’s Hot Romance Book Club at the Carrollton Branch!  (Open to adults 18+ …read more
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Mother Goose Storytime 9:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Oct 2 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Books and lots of rhythm & rhyme for our youngest friends! (Birth to 36 months) Registration is not required.
Computer Help 10:00 am
Computer Help
Oct 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
Tiny Tots Storytime 10:00 am
Tiny Tots Storytime
Oct 2 @ 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
Oct 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
Storytime 10:45 am
Storytime
Oct 2 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Join us for storytime (ages 3-5)! This storytime may include stories, fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes. Simple crafts are also …read more
Adult Coloring Club 11:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Oct 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for a relaxing morning of coloring at the Windsor Branch, weekly on Wednesdays from 11am-12pm. This program is …read more
Southampton County Adult Education & Literacy Program 1:00 pm
Southampton County Adult Education & Literacy Program
Oct 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
CrafTEA Afternoon 3:30 pm
CrafTEA Afternoon
Oct 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
Oct 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
Masterpiece Makers 4:30 pm
Masterpiece Makers
Oct 2 @ 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
Knit, Crochet, Plarn 5:00 pm
Knit, Crochet, Plarn
Oct 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Are you interested in learning how to knit, crochet, or plarn? Do you already know how to but would like …read more
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Wakefield and Waverly Branches Closed for Inventory
Wakefield and Waverly Branches Closed for Inventory
Oct 3 all-day
The Wakefield and Waverly Branches will be closed for Inventory Thursday, October 3, 2019.
Mah Jongg 10:00 am
Mah Jongg
Oct 3 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Meet new friends and enjoy a game of Mah Jongg Thursdays @ 10 am – 5 pm. Beginners are welcome!
Storytime 10:00 am
Storytime
Oct 3 @ 10:00 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
Mother Goose Storytime 10:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Oct 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Our newest storytime for the tiniest readers! Join us every Thursday for a story, songs, and play. Recommended for ages …read more
Surry Book Club 1:00 pm
Surry Book Club
Oct 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
Knitters Anonymous 6:00 pm
Knitters Anonymous
Oct 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
Oct 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
Medicare Benefits Counseling 9:00 am
Medicare Benefits Counseling
Oct 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
Oct 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
Storytime 10:30 am
Storytime
Oct 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Recommended for ages 2-5, this storytime may include stories, fingerplays, songs and action rhymes; simple crafts are also sometimes part …read more
DIY Crafts 1:00 pm
DIY Crafts
Oct 4 @ 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
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Friends of the Carrollton Library Book Sale 8:00 am
Friends of the Carrollton Library Book Sale
Oct 5 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Friends of the Carrollton Library will host a book sale Saturday, October 5, 2019 from 8am-1pm.  Children and Juvenile …read more
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On My Own Storytime 10:00 am
On My Own Storytime
Oct 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
Oct 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
Oct 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 4:00 pm
Friends of the Carrollton Library Meeting
Oct 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 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
Oct 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
Oct 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 10:30 am
Storytime
Oct 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 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
Oct 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Come knit or crochet with us! For novice beginners to advanced, all are welcome.  Tuesdays 11am-1pm.  For more information, call …read more
Medicare Benefits Counseling 1:00 pm
Medicare Benefits Counseling
Oct 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Medicare Benefits Counseling: 2nd Tuesdays 1 – 3pm.  Senior Services of Southeastern Virginia’s certified Benefits Counselors provide free assistance through …read more
ebooks Happy Hour 4:00 pm
ebooks Happy Hour
Oct 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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Mother Goose Storytime 9:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Oct 9 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Books and lots of rhythm & rhyme for our youngest friends! (Birth to 36 months) Registration is not required.
Computer Help 10:00 am
Computer Help
Oct 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
Oct 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
Oct 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
Storytime 10:45 am
Storytime
Oct 9 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Join us for storytime (ages 3-5)! This storytime may include stories, fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes. Simple crafts are also …read more
Adult Coloring Club 11:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Oct 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for a relaxing morning of coloring at the Windsor Branch, weekly on Wednesdays from 11am-12pm. This program is …read more
Southampton County Adult Education & Literacy Program 1:00 pm
Southampton County Adult Education & Literacy Program
Oct 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 2:00 pm
Coffee and Crafting
Oct 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Calling all crafters, knitters, painters, drawers, doodlers, and makers!  Join us every Wednesday for Coffee and Crafting from 2:00pm to …read more
CrafTEA Afternoon 3:30 pm
CrafTEA Afternoon
Oct 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
LEGO Club 4:00 pm
LEGO Club
Oct 9 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Fun Lego challenges for all ages!
LEGO Night 4:30 pm
LEGO Night
Oct 9 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
All ages are invited to participate in fun LEGO challenges at the Smithfield Branch!
DIY Crafting 5:30 pm
DIY Crafting
Oct 9 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
A new craft every month; all materials provided!  Registration is required, please call 757-653-2821. September 11, 2019 – Tea Towel …read more
Sketching School 101 6:00 pm
Sketching School 101
Oct 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Adults, and older teens, are invited to learn the basics of sketching and drawing.  All materials will be provided, please …read more
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Mah Jongg 10:00 am
Mah Jongg
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Meet new friends and enjoy a game of Mah Jongg Thursdays @ 10 am – 5 pm. Beginners are welcome!
Storytime 10:00 am
Storytime
Oct 10 @ 10:00 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
Mother Goose Storytime 10:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Oct 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Our newest storytime for the tiniest readers! Join us every Thursday for a story, songs, and play. Recommended for ages …read more
Dungeons and Dragons 3:15 pm
Dungeons and Dragons
Oct 10 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Come play Dungeons and Dragons at the library!  Registration is required, space is limited; please call 757-242-3046.
Knitters Anonymous 6:00 pm
Knitters Anonymous
Oct 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
Oct 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. Everyone …read more
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Closed for Maintenance 9:00 am
Closed for Maintenance
Oct 11 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Windsor Branch will be closed Friday, October 11, 2019 for maintenance.  We will re-open Saturday, October 12, 2019 at …read more
Stretch and Tone 10:00 am
Stretch and Tone
Oct 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
Storytime 10:30 am
Storytime
Oct 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Recommended for ages 2-5, this storytime may include stories, fingerplays, songs and action rhymes; simple crafts are also sometimes part …read more
Friday Night Movie 6:30 pm
Friday Night Movie
Oct 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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Saturday Explorers 10:30 am
Saturday Explorers
Oct 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us for Saturday Explorers as we read, create and discover! Recommended for school aged children; registration required, please call …read more
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Library Closed for Staff Training
Library Closed for Staff Training
Oct 14 all-day
All Branches of Blackwater Regional Library will be closed Monday, October 14, 2019 for staff in-service training.  We will resume …read more
Friends of the Windsor Library Meeting 5:00 pm
Friends of the Windsor Library Meeting
Oct 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
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Medicare Benefits Counseling 9:00 am
Medicare Benefits Counseling
Oct 15 @ 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
Oct 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
Job Search (CAN) 10:00 am
Job Search (CAN)
Oct 15 @ 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
Storytime 10:00 am
Storytime
Oct 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 10:30 am
Storytime
Oct 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 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
Oct 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
Oct 15 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Come knit or crochet with us! For novice beginners to advanced, all are welcome.  Tuesdays 11am-1pm.  For more information, call …read more
Smithfield Book Club 1:00 pm
Smithfield Book Club
Oct 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
Oct 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
DIY Holiday Decor 3:00 pm
DIY Holiday Decor
Oct 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Join us as we create a new holiday decoration each month.  All materials provided; registration required, please call 757-562-4801 (ages …read more
Farmer’s Market 5:00 pm
Farmer’s Market
Oct 15 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Be sure to visit our monthly farmer’s market for good food, local products and sometimes a good meal, to pick-up …read more
Happy Scrappers Quilting Group 5:30 pm
Happy Scrappers Quilting Group
Oct 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
Carrollton Book Club 6:00 pm
Carrollton Book Club
Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Carrollton Book Club Selections: August: No Book Club Meeting September 17: The Library Book by Susan Orlean October 15: Melmoth …read more
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Mother Goose Storytime 9:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Oct 16 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Books and lots of rhythm & rhyme for our youngest friends! (Birth to 36 months) Registration is not required.
Computer Help 10:00 am
Computer Help
Oct 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
Oct 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
Oct 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
Oct 16 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Join us for storytime (ages 3-5)! This storytime may include stories, fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes. Simple crafts are also …read more
Adult Coloring Club 11:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Oct 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for a relaxing morning of coloring at the Windsor Branch, weekly on Wednesdays from 11am-12pm. This program is …read more
Southampton County Adult Education & Literacy Program 1:00 pm
Southampton County Adult Education & Literacy Program
Oct 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
CrafTEA Afternoon 3:30 pm
CrafTEA Afternoon
Oct 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
Pizza Pages Book Club 4:30 pm
Pizza Pages Book Club
Oct 16 @ 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
Knit, Crochet, Plarn 5:00 pm
Knit, Crochet, Plarn
Oct 16 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Are you interested in learning how to knit, crochet, or plarn?  Do you already know how to but would like …read more
Family Movie Night 6:00 pm
Family Movie Night
Oct 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
Author Talk with Ron Peterson, Jr. 7:00 pm
Author Talk with Ron Peterson, Jr.
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Author Ron Peterson, Jr. will speak about his latest book, “Under the Trestle”. Seating is limited; please call to register …read more
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Delayed Opening – Franklin Branch 10:00 am
Delayed Opening – Franklin Branch
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 am
The Franklin Branch will open at 10am today to allow time for staff training. Thank you for understanding!
Mah Jongg 10:00 am
Mah Jongg
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Meet new friends and enjoy a game of Mah Jongg Thursdays @ 10 am – 5 pm. Beginners are welcome!
Storytime 10:00 am
Storytime
Oct 17 @ 10:00 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
Mother Goose Storytime 10:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Oct 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Our newest storytime for the tiniest readers! Join us every Thursday for a story, songs, and play. Recommended for ages …read more
DIY Campfire Cooking 3:00 pm
DIY Campfire Cooking
Oct 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Adults, join us to learn and make some campfire cookout recipes just in time for fall weather! Registration required, please …read more
Constellation Watercolor Wall Art 3:30 pm
Constellation Watercolor Wall Art
Oct 17 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Create your own constellation watercolor wall art with your birth zodiac!  All materials provided; registration is not required..
Understanding Computer Basics 5:30 pm
Understanding Computer Basics
Oct 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
Oct 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
Oct 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
Storytime 10:30 am
Storytime
Oct 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Recommended for ages 2-5, this storytime may include stories, fingerplays, songs and action rhymes; simple crafts are also sometimes part …read more
Family Fun Night 6:30 pm
Family Fun Night
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Brightstar Theatre presents “Frankenstem”!
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Coffee with a Cop 10:00 am
Coffee with a Cop
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Community members are invited to visit with a local police officer.  We’ll also have an officer led storytime and the …read more
Science Saturday 10:00 am
Science Saturday
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Science related fun every month!  Recommended for school-age children; registration is not required.
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On My Own Storytime 10:00 am
On My Own Storytime
Oct 21 @ 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
Oct 21 @ 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
Oct 21 @ 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
Job Search and Career Coaching 3:00 pm
Job Search and Career Coaching
Oct 21 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Out of work and looking for employment? Discouraged because you’ve been looking for a while and not found anything? Join …read more
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Needlework Club 9:30 am
Needlework Club
Oct 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
Job Search and Career Coaching 10:00 am
Job Search and Career Coaching
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Out of work and looking for employment? Discouraged because you’ve been looking for a while and not found anything? Join …read more
Storytime 10:00 am
Storytime
Oct 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
Storytime 10:30 am
Storytime
Oct 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 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
Oct 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
Oct 22 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Come knit or crochet with us! For novice beginners to advanced, all are welcome.  Tuesdays 11am-1pm.  For more information, call …read more
Building S.T.E.A.M 4:00 pm
Building S.T.E.A.M
Oct 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Allow STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) learning to happen naturally with children exploring, playing and trying new things.  …read more
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Mother Goose Storytime 9:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Oct 23 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Books and lots of rhythm & rhyme for our youngest friends! (Birth to 36 months) Registration is not required.
Computer Help 10:00 am
Computer Help
Oct 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
Oct 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
Oct 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
Oct 23 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Join us for storytime (ages 3-5)! This storytime may include stories, fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes. Simple crafts are also …read more
Adult Coloring Club 11:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Oct 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for a relaxing morning of coloring at the Windsor Branch, weekly on Wednesdays from 11am-12pm. This program is …read more
Southampton County Adult Education & Literacy Program 1:00 pm
Southampton County Adult Education & Literacy Program
Oct 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
CrafTEA Afternoon 3:30 pm
CrafTEA Afternoon
Oct 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
Teen DIY: Gingerbread Zombies 3:30 pm
Teen DIY: Gingerbread Zombies
Oct 23 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Teen DIY afternoon in October will be full of creepy fun creating Gingerbread Zombies!
Building S.T.E.A.M. 4:30 pm
Building S.T.E.A.M.
Oct 23 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Monthly fun, hands-on STEAM enrichment activities for K-5th Graders.  Registration is not required!
Book Sale Sponsored by the Friends of the Smithfield Library 5:00 pm
Book Sale Sponsored by the Friends of the Smithfield Library
Oct 23 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Friends of the Smithfield Library will host a book sale at the Smithfield Branch on the following dates and times: …read more
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Book Sale Sponsored by the Friends of the Smithfield Library 9:00 am
Book Sale Sponsored by the Friends of the Smithfield Library
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friends of the Smithfield Library will host a book sale at the Smithfield Branch on the following dates and times: …read more
Mah Jongg 10:00 am
Mah Jongg
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Meet new friends and enjoy a game of Mah Jongg Thursdays @ 10 am – 5 pm. Beginners are welcome!
Storytime 10:00 am
Storytime
Oct 24 @ 10:00 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
Mother Goose Storytime 10:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Oct 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Our newest storytime for the tiniest readers! Join us every Thursday for a story, songs, and play. Recommended for ages …read more
Dungeons and Dragons 3:15 pm
Dungeons and Dragons
Oct 24 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Come play Dungeons and Dragons at the library!  Registration is required, space is limited; please call 757-242-3046.
Knitters Anonymous 6:00 pm
Knitters Anonymous
Oct 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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Book Sale Sponsored by the Friends of the Smithfield Library 9:00 am
Book Sale Sponsored by the Friends of the Smithfield Library
Oct 25 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friends of the Smithfield Library will host a book sale at the Smithfield Branch on the following dates and times: …read more
Stretch and Tone 10:00 am
Stretch and Tone
Oct 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
Storytime 10:30 am
Storytime
Oct 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 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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Book Sale sponsored by the Friends of the Smithfield Library 10:00 am
Book Sale sponsored by the Friends of the Smithfield Library
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Friends of the Smithfield Library will host a book sale at the Smithfield Branch on the following dates and times: …read more
Paws to Read 10:30 am
Paws to Read
Oct 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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On My Own Storytime 10:00 am
On My Own Storytime
Oct 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
Oct 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
Oct 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
Oct 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
Friends of the Library Meeting 6:00 pm
Friends of the Library Meeting
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Friends of the Library will meet @ 6 pm.  New members are always welcome!
Community Conversations 6:30 pm
Community Conversations
Oct 28 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Join our new community discussion program focused on local issues, featuring guest speakers, and a new topic each month.  To …read more
Wakefield Book Club 6:30 pm
Wakefield Book Club
Oct 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
Oct 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
Oct 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 10:30 am
Storytime
Oct 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 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
Oct 29 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Come knit or crochet with us! For novice beginners to advanced, all are welcome.  Tuesdays 11am-1pm.  For more information, call …read more
Building S.T.E.A.M 4:00 pm
Building S.T.E.A.M
Oct 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Allow STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) learning to happen naturally with children exploring, playing and trying new things.  …read more
Teen DIY Slime 6:30 pm
Teen DIY Slime
Oct 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Who doesn’t love slime?  We’re having a slimy afternoon at the Surry Branch just for teens!
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Mother Goose Storytime 9:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Oct 30 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Books and lots of rhythm & rhyme for our youngest friends! (Birth to 36 months) Registration is not required.
Computer Help 10:00 am
Computer Help
Oct 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
Oct 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
Oct 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
Oct 30 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Join us for storytime (ages 3-5)! This storytime may include stories, fingerplays, songs, and action rhymes. Simple crafts are also …read more
Adult Coloring Club 11:00 am
Adult Coloring Club
Oct 30 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for a relaxing morning of coloring at the Windsor Branch, weekly on Wednesdays from 11am-12pm. This program is …read more
Southampton County Adult Education & Literacy Program 1:00 pm
Southampton County Adult Education & Literacy Program
Oct 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
CrafTEA Afternoon 3:30 pm
CrafTEA Afternoon
Oct 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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Trick or Treat
Trick or Treat
Oct 31 all-day
Hey Kids, it’s Trick or Treat at the library!  Wear your costume and visit anytime between 9-5pm to receive a …read more
Mah Jongg 10:00 am
Mah Jongg
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Meet new friends and enjoy a game of Mah Jongg Thursdays @ 10 am – 5 pm. Beginners are welcome!
Storytime 10:00 am
Storytime
Oct 31 @ 10:00 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
Mother Goose Storytime 10:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime
Oct 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Our newest storytime for the tiniest readers! Join us every Thursday for a story, songs, and play. Recommended for ages …read more
Trunk or Treat at the Waverly Branch 5:00 pm
Trunk or Treat at the Waverly Branch
Oct 31 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Halloween fun is waiting for you at the Waverly Branch on October 31st from 5-7:30pm as businesses and organizations come …read more
Knitters Anonymous 6:00 pm
Knitters Anonymous
Oct 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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