Blackwater Regional Library

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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 1 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 1 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
BRL Threads: Quilting 10:00 am
BRL Threads: Quilting @ Franklin Branch
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Learn or teach your quilting skills at the Franklin Branch weekly on Thursdays from 10am-2pm. All skill levels welcome!
Little Explorers Storytime 10:00 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Surry Branch
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 0-5, and their parent/caregiver, join us weekly for stories, songs, rhymes, crafts and more!    
Mother Goose Storytime 10:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Update: Storytime will be substituted with Morning Out until further notice. Please join us for a morning of fun, play …read more
Byte Size Basics 12:00 pm
Byte Size Basics @ Waverly Branch
Feb 1 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
One-on-one computer assistance available by appointment.  Please call 804-834-2192 to reserve a time.
Deal Me In! 1:00 pm
Deal Me In! @ Claremont Branch
Feb 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join us for a fun card game or two! Registration is not required.
BRL Threads – Waverly Branch 2:00 pm
BRL Threads – Waverly Branch @ Waverly Branch
Feb 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join us at the Waverly Branch the 1st Thursday of each month at 2pm for BRL Threads! Bring your current …read more
BRL Threads: Knitting 2:00 pm
BRL Threads: Knitting @ Franklin Branch
Feb 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn or teach knitting and/or crocheting skills! All skill levels welcome, weekly on Tuesdays from 6-8pm.
Byte Size Basics 2:00 pm
Byte Size Basics @ Claremont Branch
Feb 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Drop by for one on one computer assistance each Thursday after 2pm. Call for 757-866-8627 fore more information.  
It’s a Card Party! 2:00 pm
It’s a Card Party! @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
It's a Card Party! @ Smithfield Branch
Adults are invited to join the fun at our good old fashioned card party held the first Thursday of each …read more
Teen Craftsy @ Franklin 4:00 pm
Teen Craftsy @ Franklin @ Franklin Branch
Feb 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Join us at the Franklin Branch and get crafty at Craftsy for Teens! Monthly on the first Thursday @ 4pm …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 2 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 2 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Surry Branch
Feb 2 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Become technologically independent! Learn computer basics at the Surry Branch. Appointment required; please call 757-294-3949.  
ebooks Happy Hour 10:00 am
ebooks Happy Hour @ Franklin Branch
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
ebooks Happy Hour @ Franklin Branch
Stop by the Franklin Branch for ebook Happy Hour! Staff will be available to assist patrons in learning about their …read more
Little Explorers Storytime 10:00 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Windsor Branch
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Ages 0-5, and parents/caregivers, join us weekly for a celebration of reading that includes stories, rhymes, music, and crafts!   …read more
Coffee and Crosswords 1:00 pm
Coffee and Crosswords @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Coffee and Crosswords @ Carrollton Branch
Join us weekly on Fridays to solve crossword puzzles, sip coffee, and make new friends!
Lego Lab 3:00 pm
Lego Lab @ Claremont Branch
Feb 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Lego Lab will be open Fridays for free build time! We can’t wait to see your creations.  (Ages 6 …read more
Cancelled – Sweet Escape Room 6:00 pm
Cancelled – Sweet Escape Room @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Cancelled – we apologize for the inconvenience! Please stay tuned for future events. Candy, challenges, and riddles, oh my! It’s …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 3 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Windsor Branch
Feb 3 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available the first and third Saturdays by appointment. Give us a call 757-242-3046 to schedule …read more
Cancelled – Sweet Escape Room 10:00 am
Cancelled – Sweet Escape Room @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Cancelled – we apologize for the inconvenience! Please stay tuned for future events. Candy, challenges, and riddles, oh my! It’s …read more
Take Your Child to the Library Day 10:00 am
Take Your Child to the Library Day @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 3 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Take Your Child to the Library Day @ Smithfield Branch
It’s National Take Your Child to the Library Day!  Stop by the Smithfield Library with your child to discover the …read more
Classic Movie Saturday 11:00 am
Classic Movie Saturday @ Surry Branch
Feb 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Adults, join us weekly for FREE Classic Movie Saturday @ 11am!  
Classic Movie Saturday 11:00 am
Classic Movie Saturday @ Claremont Branch
Feb 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Classic Movie Saturday @ Claremont Branch
Join us for a FREE classic movie for adults each Saturday at 11am!
What’s Cookin’? 1:30 pm
What’s Cookin’? @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 3 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
What's Cookin'? @ Smithfield Branch
The first recorded cookbook is said to consist of four clay tablets from 1700 BCE in Ancient Mesopotamia. Today, most …read more
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Spice of the Month
Spice of the Month @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 5 all-day
Stop by and pick up the Spice of the Month at the Carrollton Branch! It’s a great way to explore …read more
Teen Take and Make Craft Kits
Teen Take and Make Craft Kits @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 5 all-day
Teen Take and Make Craft Kits @ Carrollton Branch
Stop by the Carrollton Branch each month to grab a Teen Take and Make Kit! Each month features a different …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 5 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
Little Explorers Storytime 10:00 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Franklin Branch
Feb 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 0-5, and their parent/caregiver, join us weekly for stories, songs, rhymes, crafts and more!  
Little Explorers Storytime 10:30 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Update: Storytime will be substituted with Morning Out until further notice. Please join us for a morning of fun, play …read more
Mahjong 11:00 am
Mahjong @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 5 @ 11:00 am – 3:30 pm
Mahjong @ Smithfield Branch
Come join our Mahjong group!  Seasoned and novice players all welcomed.  Bring a friend, learn to play—and get ready to …read more
PAWS to Read 4:30 pm
PAWS to Read @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 5 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
PAWS to READ @ Smithfield Library! Independent readers are invited to register and practice their reading skills with a certified …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 6 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 6 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! 10:00 am
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! @ Claremont Branch
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Bring your latest fiber art project to work on, share tips and tricks, and enjoy good company! Registration is not …read more
Byte Size Basics 10:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Wakefield Branch
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
One-on-one computer assistance available by appointment.  Please call 757-899-6500 to reserve a time.
Little Explorers Storytime 10:00 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Courtland Branch
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 0-5, and their parent/caregiver, join us weekly for stories, songs, rhymes, crafts and more!  
Little Explorers Storytime 10:30 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Join us Tuesday mornings for books, music, movement and more! Preschool ages 3-5; registration is not required.  
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! 11:00 am
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! @ Courtland Branch
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
BRL Threads knitting group will meet at the Courtland Branch each Tuesday from 11am-1pm. Registration is not required!
Good Books, Good Company – Claremont Book Club 11:00 am
Good Books, Good Company – Claremont Book Club @ Claremont Branch
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us monthly for good books and lively discussion! Registration is not required.  
BRL Threads – Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! 2:00 pm
BRL Threads – Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! @ Wakefield Branch
Feb 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join us for BRL Threads the 1st Tuesday of each month at 2pm.  Participants are encouraged to bring their current …read more
Teen Tuesday 3:30 pm
Teen Tuesday @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 6 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Join us on the first Tuesday of the month for Teen Tuesday (ages 12-18). There will be lots of fun, …read more
Byte Size Basics 4:00 pm
Byte Size Basics @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Need extra computer-related help? Tutors are available for assistance using our ebooks services and online databases, navigating the web, accessing …read more
Full STEAM Ahead 4:00 pm
Full STEAM Ahead @ Surry Branch
Feb 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
STEAM – Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math!  Learn through many activities at our monthly STEAM programs.  Registration is required, …read more
Lego Lab 7:00 pm
Lego Lab @ Surry Branch
Feb 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
January 9, 2024 – Library Closing at 2pm due to the threat of severe weather. The Lego Lab will be …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 7 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 7 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
Mother Goose Storytime 10:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Join us each Wednesday morning at 10:30am for lap time stories, rhymes, music and playtime. Children up to 36 months; …read more
Pop-Up Library: Sussex Social Services 1:00 pm
Pop-Up Library: Sussex Social Services @ Sussex Social Services
Feb 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Pop-up libraries are a great way to experience the library in small bites! Located at Sussex County Social Services, BRL’s …read more
Good Books, Good Company – Surry Book Club 2:00 pm
Good Books, Good Company – Surry Book Club @ Surry Branch
Feb 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us monthly for good books and lively discussion! Registration is not required.  
Byte Size Basics 4:00 pm
Byte Size Basics @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Need extra computer-related help? Tutors are available for assistance using our ebooks services and online databases, navigating the web, accessing …read more
Afterschool Explorers: Book Bites 4:30 pm
Afterschool Explorers: Book Bites @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 7 @ 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm
Join us on the first Wednesday of the month for Book Bites – our juvenile book club! We will read …read more
Pop-Up Library: Ivor Fire Department 4:30 pm
Pop-Up Library: Ivor Fire Department @ Ivor Volunteer Fire Department
Feb 7 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Pop-up libraries are a great way to experience the library in small bites! Located at the Ivor Fire Department, BRL’s …read more
Squishmallow Fun Party 5:00 pm
Squishmallow Fun Party @ Courtland Branch
Feb 7 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Squishmallow Fun Party @ Courtland Branch
Join us for a Squishy good time at the Squishmallow Fun Party! We’ll have canvas painting, a marshmallow stack challenge, …read more
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! 5:30 pm
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 7 @ 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm
Knit + crochet + lots of good chit-chat too!  All skill levels welcome! No registration required.  Meeting 1st and 3rd …read more
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! 7:00 pm
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! @ Surry Branch
Feb 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Bring your latest fiber art project to work on while enjoying coffee, tea and great company!  Registration is not required. …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 8 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 8 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
BRL Threads: Quilting 10:00 am
BRL Threads: Quilting @ Franklin Branch
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Learn or teach your quilting skills at the Franklin Branch weekly on Thursdays from 10am-2pm. All skill levels welcome!
Little Explorers Storytime 10:00 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Surry Branch
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 0-5, and their parent/caregiver, join us weekly for stories, songs, rhymes, crafts and more!    
Mother Goose Storytime 10:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Update: Storytime will be substituted with Morning Out until further notice. Please join us for a morning of fun, play …read more
Byte Size Basics 12:00 pm
Byte Size Basics @ Waverly Branch
Feb 8 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
One-on-one computer assistance available by appointment.  Please call 804-834-2192 to reserve a time.
Deal Me In! 1:00 pm
Deal Me In! @ Claremont Branch
Feb 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join us for a fun card game or two! Registration is not required.
BRL Threads: Knitting 2:00 pm
BRL Threads: Knitting @ Franklin Branch
Feb 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn or teach knitting and/or crocheting skills! All skill levels welcome, weekly on Tuesdays from 6-8pm.
Byte Size Basics 2:00 pm
Byte Size Basics @ Claremont Branch
Feb 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Drop by for one on one computer assistance each Thursday after 2pm. Call for 757-866-8627 fore more information.  
Craftsy – Waverly Branch 2:00 pm
Craftsy – Waverly Branch @ Waverly Branch
Feb 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Craftsy - Waverly Branch @ Waverly Branch
You’re invited to join us in Waverly for Craftsy the 2nd Thursday of each month! Space is limited, call to …read more
Good Books, Good Company – Smithfield Book Club 2:00 pm
Good Books, Good Company – Smithfield Book Club @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us for a new lively book discussion monthly!  Registration is required, please call 757-357-2264 to reserve your space and …read more
Not Your Average Book Club (Teens) 3:15 pm
Not Your Average Book Club (Teens) @ Windsor Branch
Feb 8 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Teens, join us for an unusual book club at the Windsor Library on the second Thursday of the month at …read more
Full STEAM Ahead 4:00 pm
Full STEAM Ahead @ Franklin Branch
Feb 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Join us the second Thursday of each month for STEAM programs (featuring Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and/or Math) for school-age …read more
Craftsy @ Courtland 5:30 pm
Craftsy @ Courtland @ Courtland Branch
Feb 8 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Craftsy @ Courtland @ Courtland Branch
Join us monthly for a new DIY adult craft! All materials supplied; registration required, please call 757-653-2821.      
Good Books, Good Company Book Club – Courtland Branch 6:00 pm
Good Books, Good Company Book Club – Courtland Branch @ Courtland Library
Feb 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Good Books, Good Company Book Club - Courtland Branch @ Courtland Library
November and December book club selections are readers choice! We invite you to find a holiday title that grabs your …read more
Good Books, Good Company – Windsor Book Club 7:00 pm
Good Books, Good Company – Windsor Book Club @ Windsor Branch
Feb 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for a new lively book discussion the second Thursday of each month. New members welcome; registration is not …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Surry Branch
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Become technologically independent! Learn computer basics at the Surry Branch. Appointment required; please call 757-294-3949.  
Medicare: One on One 9:30 am
Medicare: One on One @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 9 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
Medicare: One on One @ Smithfield Branch
Meet with a Medicare Specialist the second Friday of each month from 9:30am-1:30pm to answer your Medicare questions. No registration …read more
ebooks Happy Hour 10:00 am
ebooks Happy Hour @ Franklin Branch
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
ebooks Happy Hour @ Franklin Branch
Stop by the Franklin Branch for ebook Happy Hour! Staff will be available to assist patrons in learning about their …read more
Little Explorers Storytime 10:00 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Windsor Branch
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Ages 0-5, and parents/caregivers, join us weekly for a celebration of reading that includes stories, rhymes, music, and crafts!   …read more
Coffee and Crosswords 1:00 pm
Coffee and Crosswords @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Coffee and Crosswords @ Carrollton Branch
Join us weekly on Fridays to solve crossword puzzles, sip coffee, and make new friends!
Lego Lab 3:00 pm
Lego Lab @ Claremont Branch
Feb 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Lego Lab will be open Fridays for free build time! We can’t wait to see your creations.  (Ages 6 …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 10 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Craftsy @ Surry 10:00 am
Craftsy @ Surry @ Surry Branch
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Unleash your creativity at Surry’s monthly adult DIY craft day!  Registration is not required.  
PAWS to Read 10:30 am
PAWS to Read @ Windsor Branch
Feb 10 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
PAWS to Read @ Windsor Branch
Stop by anytime between 10:30am and 12pm to read to our therapy dogs and enjoy a pet themed craft! Ages …read more
Classic Movie Saturday 11:00 am
Classic Movie Saturday @ Surry Branch
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Adults, join us weekly for FREE Classic Movie Saturday @ 11am!  
Classic Movie Saturday 11:00 am
Classic Movie Saturday @ Claremont Branch
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Classic Movie Saturday @ Claremont Branch
Join us for a FREE classic movie for adults each Saturday at 11am!
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 12 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
Little Explorers Storytime 10:00 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Franklin Branch
Feb 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 0-5, and their parent/caregiver, join us weekly for stories, songs, rhymes, crafts and more!  
Little Explorers Storytime 10:30 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Update: Storytime will be substituted with Morning Out until further notice. Please join us for a morning of fun, play …read more
Mahjong 11:00 am
Mahjong @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 12 @ 11:00 am – 3:30 pm
Mahjong @ Smithfield Branch
Come join our Mahjong group!  Seasoned and novice players all welcomed.  Bring a friend, learn to play—and get ready to …read more
Craftsy @ Carrollton 1:30 pm
Craftsy @ Carrollton @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 12 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Craftsy @ Carrollton @ Carrollton Branch
Join us monthly for a new adult craft session! All materials supplied; registration required, please call 757-238-2641. February 12, 2024 …read more
PAWS to Read 4:30 pm
PAWS to Read @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 12 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
PAWS to READ @ Smithfield Library! Independent readers are invited to register and practice their reading skills with a certified …read more
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! 6:00 pm
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! @ Windsor Branch
Feb 12 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Grab your latest project and join us for a relaxing time of needlework and socializing at the Windsor Branch! Registration …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 13 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 13 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! 10:00 am
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! @ Claremont Branch
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Bring your latest fiber art project to work on, share tips and tricks, and enjoy good company! Registration is not …read more
Byte Size Basics 10:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Wakefield Branch
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
One-on-one computer assistance available by appointment.  Please call 757-899-6500 to reserve a time.
Little Explorers Storytime 10:00 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Courtland Branch
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 0-5, and their parent/caregiver, join us weekly for stories, songs, rhymes, crafts and more!  
Virginia Legal Aid Society Q & A 10:00 am
Virginia Legal Aid Society Q & A @ Courtland Branch
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Virginia Legal Aid Society Q & A @ Courtland Branch
Virginia Legal Aid Society will visit the Courtland Branch February 13, 2024 to answer questions about legal issues they may …read more
Good Books, Good Company – Wakefield Book Club 10:30 am
Good Books, Good Company – Wakefield Book Club @ Wakefield Branch
Feb 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us for a new lively book discussion monthly! To reserve the monthly selection, please call 757-899-6500.
Little Explorers Storytime 10:30 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Join us Tuesday mornings for books, music, movement and more! Preschool ages 3-5; registration is not required.  
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! 11:00 am
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! @ Courtland Branch
Feb 13 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
BRL Threads knitting group will meet at the Courtland Branch each Tuesday from 11am-1pm. Registration is not required!
Craftsy @ Claremont 11:00 am
Craftsy @ Claremont @ Claremont Branch
Feb 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us monthly for adult DIY crafting projects.  Registration is not required.    
Beginning Chair Yoga 2:00 pm
Beginning Chair Yoga @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Beginning Chair Yoga @ Smithfield Branch
Introduction to Chair Yoga practice with student teacher Cindy Byrd. These sessions will highlight the benefits of yoga to help …read more
BRL Threads: Quilting 4:00 pm
BRL Threads: Quilting @ Franklin Branch
Feb 13 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Share ideas, make new friends, and work on your choice of sewing project the first and third Thursday of each …read more
Byte Size Basics 4:00 pm
Byte Size Basics @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Need extra computer-related help? Tutors are available for assistance using our ebooks services and online databases, navigating the web, accessing …read more
Craftsy @ Franklin 5:30 pm
Craftsy @ Franklin @ Franklin Branch
Feb 13 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Craftsy @ Franklin @ Franklin Branch
Due to the threat of severe weather, the January 9, 2024, the Franklin Craftsy program has been moved to January …read more
Friends of the Library: Windsor 5:30 pm
Friends of the Library: Windsor @ Windsor Branch
Feb 13 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Due to the threat of severe weather, the January 9, 2024 Friends Meeting has been rescheduled for January 16, 2024. …read more
Lego Lab 7:00 pm
Lego Lab @ Surry Branch
Feb 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
January 9, 2024 – Library Closing at 2pm due to the threat of severe weather. The Lego Lab will be …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 14 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 14 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
BRL Outreach Storytime – Storehouse 10:00 am
BRL Outreach Storytime – Storehouse @ Storehouse
Feb 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
BRL Outreach Storytime - Storehouse @ Storehouse
Join us at Storehouse in the City of Franklin for a special Valentine Storytime! All ages welcome!
Mother Goose Storytime 10:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Join us each Wednesday morning at 10:30am for lap time stories, rhymes, music and playtime. Children up to 36 months; …read more
Stamp Club 11:00 am
Stamp Club @ Windsor Branch
Feb 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stamp Club @ Windsor Branch
Are you interested in gaining knowledge of the inner workings of Stamp Collecting? Join us on the 2nd Wednesday of …read more
Byte Size Basics 4:00 pm
Byte Size Basics @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Need extra computer-related help? Tutors are available for assistance using our ebooks services and online databases, navigating the web, accessing …read more
PAWS to Read 4:00 pm
PAWS to Read @ Courtland Branch
Feb 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Are you a pet lover? Do you like to read? Have you ever thought of reading to an animal? Now’s …read more
Afterschool Explorers: Book STEAM, Brick Builders and more! 4:30 pm
Afterschool Explorers: Book STEAM, Brick Builders and more! @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 14 @ 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm
Join us on 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Wednesdays for Afterschool Explorers. Participate in fun challenges and activities that will have …read more
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! 7:00 pm
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! @ Surry Branch
Feb 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Bring your latest fiber art project to work on while enjoying coffee, tea and great company!  Registration is not required. …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 15 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 15 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
BRL Threads: Quilting 10:00 am
BRL Threads: Quilting @ Franklin Branch
Feb 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Learn or teach your quilting skills at the Franklin Branch weekly on Thursdays from 10am-2pm. All skill levels welcome!
Little Explorers Storytime 10:00 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Surry Branch
Feb 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 0-5, and their parent/caregiver, join us weekly for stories, songs, rhymes, crafts and more!    
Mother Goose Storytime 10:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Update: Storytime will be substituted with Morning Out until further notice. Please join us for a morning of fun, play …read more
Byte Size Basics 12:00 pm
Byte Size Basics @ Waverly Branch
Feb 15 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
One-on-one computer assistance available by appointment.  Please call 804-834-2192 to reserve a time.
Deal Me In! 1:00 pm
Deal Me In! @ Claremont Branch
Feb 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join us for a fun card game or two! Registration is not required.
BRL Threads: Knitting 2:00 pm
BRL Threads: Knitting @ Franklin Branch
Feb 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn or teach knitting and/or crocheting skills! All skill levels welcome, weekly on Tuesdays from 6-8pm.
Byte Size Basics 2:00 pm
Byte Size Basics @ Claremont Branch
Feb 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Drop by for one on one computer assistance each Thursday after 2pm. Call for 757-866-8627 fore more information.  
Craftsy @ Smithfield 2:00 pm
Craftsy @ Smithfield @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Craftsy @ Smithfield @ Smithfield Branch
Tap into your creativity and join us for a relaxing afternoon of crafting every third Thursday at @ 2pm! All …read more
Tech Time 4:00 pm
Tech Time @ Franklin Branch
Feb 15 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Join us for Tech Time the third Thursday of each month at the Franklin Branch! We’ll explore a variety of …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Surry Branch
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Become technologically independent! Learn computer basics at the Surry Branch. Appointment required; please call 757-294-3949.  
ebooks Happy Hour 10:00 am
ebooks Happy Hour @ Franklin Branch
Feb 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
ebooks Happy Hour @ Franklin Branch
Stop by the Franklin Branch for ebook Happy Hour! Staff will be available to assist patrons in learning about their …read more
Little Explorers Storytime 10:00 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Windsor Branch
Feb 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Ages 0-5, and parents/caregivers, join us weekly for a celebration of reading that includes stories, rhymes, music, and crafts!   …read more
Coffee and Crosswords 1:00 pm
Coffee and Crosswords @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Coffee and Crosswords @ Carrollton Branch
Join us weekly on Fridays to solve crossword puzzles, sip coffee, and make new friends!
Lego Lab 3:00 pm
Lego Lab @ Claremont Branch
Feb 16 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Lego Lab will be open Fridays for free build time! We can’t wait to see your creations.  (Ages 6 …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 17 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Windsor Branch
Feb 17 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available the first and third Saturdays by appointment. Give us a call 757-242-3046 to schedule …read more
Classic Movie Saturday 11:00 am
Classic Movie Saturday @ Surry Branch
Feb 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Adults, join us weekly for FREE Classic Movie Saturday @ 11am!  
Classic Movie Saturday 11:00 am
Classic Movie Saturday @ Claremont Branch
Feb 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Classic Movie Saturday @ Claremont Branch
Join us for a FREE classic movie for adults each Saturday at 11am!
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Library Closed – Presidents’ Day
Library Closed – Presidents’ Day
Feb 19 all-day
All branches will close Monday, February 19, 2024 in observance of President’s Day.
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 20 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 20 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! 10:00 am
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! @ Claremont Branch
Feb 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Bring your latest fiber art project to work on, share tips and tricks, and enjoy good company! Registration is not …read more
Byte Size Basics 10:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Wakefield Branch
Feb 20 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
One-on-one computer assistance available by appointment.  Please call 757-899-6500 to reserve a time.
Little Explorers Storytime 10:00 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Courtland Branch
Feb 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 0-5, and their parent/caregiver, join us weekly for stories, songs, rhymes, crafts and more!  
Little Explorers Storytime 10:30 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Join us Tuesday mornings for books, music, movement and more! Preschool ages 3-5; registration is not required.  
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! 11:00 am
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! @ Courtland Branch
Feb 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
BRL Threads knitting group will meet at the Courtland Branch each Tuesday from 11am-1pm. Registration is not required!
Beginning Chair Yoga 2:00 pm
Beginning Chair Yoga @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Beginning Chair Yoga @ Smithfield Branch
Introduction to Chair Yoga practice with student teacher Cindy Byrd. These sessions will highlight the benefits of yoga to help …read more
Craftsy @ Wakefield 2:00 pm
Craftsy @ Wakefield @ Wakefield Branch
Feb 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Craftsy @ Wakefield @ Wakefield Branch
Join us at Craftsy in Wakefield the third Tuesday of each month at 2pm! Space is limited, please call to …read more
Good Books, Good Company – Waverly Book Club 2:00 pm
Good Books, Good Company – Waverly Book Club @ Waverly Branch
Feb 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us for a new lively discussion monthly!  Please call or stop by to reserve a copy of the monthly …read more
Byte Size Basics 4:00 pm
Byte Size Basics @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Need extra computer-related help? Tutors are available for assistance using our ebooks services and online databases, navigating the web, accessing …read more
Lego Lab 7:00 pm
Lego Lab @ Surry Branch
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
January 9, 2024 – Library Closing at 2pm due to the threat of severe weather. The Lego Lab will be …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 21 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 21 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
Mother Goose Storytime 10:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Join us each Wednesday morning at 10:30am for lap time stories, rhymes, music and playtime. Children up to 36 months; …read more
Pop-Up Library: Sussex Social Services 1:00 pm
Pop-Up Library: Sussex Social Services @ Sussex Social Services
Feb 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Pop-up libraries are a great way to experience the library in small bites! Located at Sussex County Social Services, BRL’s …read more
Byte Size Basics 4:00 pm
Byte Size Basics @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Need extra computer-related help? Tutors are available for assistance using our ebooks services and online databases, navigating the web, accessing …read more
Full STEAM Ahead 4:00 pm
Full STEAM Ahead @ Courtland Branch
Feb 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Want to put your brainpower to the test? Come and be a part of our monthly STEAM program! Our journey …read more
Afterschool Explorers: Book STEAM, Brick Builders and more! 4:30 pm
Afterschool Explorers: Book STEAM, Brick Builders and more! @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 21 @ 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm
Join us on 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Wednesdays for Afterschool Explorers. Participate in fun challenges and activities that will have …read more
Pop-Up Library: Ivor Fire Department 4:30 pm
Pop-Up Library: Ivor Fire Department @ Ivor Volunteer Fire Department
Feb 21 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Pop-up libraries are a great way to experience the library in small bites! Located at the Ivor Fire Department, BRL’s …read more
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! 5:30 pm
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 21 @ 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm
Knit + crochet + lots of good chit-chat too!  All skill levels welcome! No registration required.  Meeting 1st and 3rd …read more
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! 7:00 pm
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! @ Surry Branch
Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Bring your latest fiber art project to work on while enjoying coffee, tea and great company!  Registration is not required. …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 22 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 22 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
BRL Threads: Quilting 10:00 am
BRL Threads: Quilting @ Franklin Branch
Feb 22 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Learn or teach your quilting skills at the Franklin Branch weekly on Thursdays from 10am-2pm. All skill levels welcome!
Little Explorers Storytime 10:00 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Surry Branch
Feb 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 0-5, and their parent/caregiver, join us weekly for stories, songs, rhymes, crafts and more!    
Mother Goose Storytime 10:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Update: Storytime will be substituted with Morning Out until further notice. Please join us for a morning of fun, play …read more
Byte Size Basics 12:00 pm
Byte Size Basics @ Waverly Branch
Feb 22 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
One-on-one computer assistance available by appointment.  Please call 804-834-2192 to reserve a time.
Deal Me In! 1:00 pm
Deal Me In! @ Claremont Branch
Feb 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join us for a fun card game or two! Registration is not required.
BRL Threads: Knitting 2:00 pm
BRL Threads: Knitting @ Franklin Branch
Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn or teach knitting and/or crocheting skills! All skill levels welcome, weekly on Tuesdays from 6-8pm.
Byte Size Basics 2:00 pm
Byte Size Basics @ Claremont Branch
Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Drop by for one on one computer assistance each Thursday after 2pm. Call for 757-866-8627 fore more information.  
Smithfield Classic Book Club 2:00 pm
Smithfield Classic Book Club @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Classic Book Club at the Smithfield Branch: these books are classics for a reason! Join us monthly for discussion on …read more
PAWS to Read 5:30 pm
PAWS to Read @ Franklin Branch
Feb 22 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
PAWS to Read @ Franklin Branch
Join us for a different type of storytime to practice those hard earned reading skills in a fun unique way! …read more
Craftsy @ Windsor 6:00 pm
Craftsy @ Windsor @ Windsor Branch
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Craftsy @ Windsor @ Windsor Branch
Take time out your busy schedule and join us for a time of creativity and fellowship every fourth Thursday at …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Surry Branch
Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Become technologically independent! Learn computer basics at the Surry Branch. Appointment required; please call 757-294-3949.  
ebooks Happy Hour 10:00 am
ebooks Happy Hour @ Franklin Branch
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
ebooks Happy Hour @ Franklin Branch
Stop by the Franklin Branch for ebook Happy Hour! Staff will be available to assist patrons in learning about their …read more
Little Explorers Storytime 10:00 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Windsor Branch
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Ages 0-5, and parents/caregivers, join us weekly for a celebration of reading that includes stories, rhymes, music, and crafts!   …read more
Coffee and Crosswords 1:00 pm
Coffee and Crosswords @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Coffee and Crosswords @ Carrollton Branch
Join us weekly on Fridays to solve crossword puzzles, sip coffee, and make new friends!
Lego Lab 3:00 pm
Lego Lab @ Claremont Branch
Feb 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Lego Lab will be open Fridays for free build time! We can’t wait to see your creations.  (Ages 6 …read more
Full STEAM Ahead 4:00 pm
Full STEAM Ahead @ Claremont Branch
Feb 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us for STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math)! Learn about the world through all of these lenses and …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Parkinson’s Support Group 10:15 am
Parkinson’s Support Group @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 24 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
The Parkinson’s Support Group meets at the Smithfield Branch of Blackwater Regional Library the fourth Saturday of each month at …read more
Classic Movie Saturday 11:00 am
Classic Movie Saturday @ Surry Branch
Feb 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Adults, join us weekly for FREE Classic Movie Saturday @ 11am!  
Classic Movie Saturday 11:00 am
Classic Movie Saturday @ Claremont Branch
Feb 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Classic Movie Saturday @ Claremont Branch
Join us for a FREE classic movie for adults each Saturday at 11am!
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 26 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
Little Explorers Storytime 10:00 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Franklin Branch
Feb 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 0-5, and their parent/caregiver, join us weekly for stories, songs, rhymes, crafts and more!  
Little Explorers Storytime 10:30 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Update: Storytime will be substituted with Morning Out until further notice. Please join us for a morning of fun, play …read more
Mahjong 11:00 am
Mahjong @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – 3:30 pm
Mahjong @ Smithfield Branch
Come join our Mahjong group!  Seasoned and novice players all welcomed.  Bring a friend, learn to play—and get ready to …read more
Chapter Chat Teen Book Club 4:30 pm
Chapter Chat Teen Book Club @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 26 @ 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm
Chapter Chat Teen Book Club @ Carrollton Branch
Join us on last Monday of the month for Chapter Chat Teen Book Club! Each month we will read a …read more
PAWS to Read 4:30 pm
PAWS to Read @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 26 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
PAWS to READ @ Smithfield Library! Independent readers are invited to register and practice their reading skills with a certified …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 27 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 27 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! 10:00 am
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! @ Claremont Branch
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Bring your latest fiber art project to work on, share tips and tricks, and enjoy good company! Registration is not …read more
Byte Size Basics 10:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Wakefield Branch
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
One-on-one computer assistance available by appointment.  Please call 757-899-6500 to reserve a time.
Little Explorers Storytime 10:00 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Courtland Branch
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 0-5, and their parent/caregiver, join us weekly for stories, songs, rhymes, crafts and more!  
Little Explorers Storytime 10:30 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Join us Tuesday mornings for books, music, movement and more! Preschool ages 3-5; registration is not required.  
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! 11:00 am
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! @ Courtland Branch
Feb 27 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
BRL Threads knitting group will meet at the Courtland Branch each Tuesday from 11am-1pm. Registration is not required!
Beginning Chair Yoga 2:00 pm
Beginning Chair Yoga @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Beginning Chair Yoga @ Smithfield Branch
Introduction to Chair Yoga practice with student teacher Cindy Byrd. These sessions will highlight the benefits of yoga to help …read more
BRL Threads: Quilting 4:00 pm
BRL Threads: Quilting @ Franklin Branch
Feb 27 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Share ideas, make new friends, and work on your choice of sewing project the first and third Thursday of each …read more
Byte Size Basics 4:00 pm
Byte Size Basics @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Need extra computer-related help? Tutors are available for assistance using our ebooks services and online databases, navigating the web, accessing …read more
Lego Lab 7:00 pm
Lego Lab @ Surry Branch
Feb 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
January 9, 2024 – Library Closing at 2pm due to the threat of severe weather. The Lego Lab will be …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 28 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 28 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
Mother Goose Storytime 10:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Join us each Wednesday morning at 10:30am for lap time stories, rhymes, music and playtime. Children up to 36 months; …read more
Byte Size Basics 4:00 pm
Byte Size Basics @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Need extra computer-related help? Tutors are available for assistance using our ebooks services and online databases, navigating the web, accessing …read more
Teen Time 4:00 pm
Teen Time @ Courtland Branch
Feb 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Teen Time @ Courtland Branch
Join us for Teen Time at the Courtland Branch – fun, games, crafts and more!
Afterschool Explorers: Book STEAM, Brick Builders and more! 4:30 pm
Afterschool Explorers: Book STEAM, Brick Builders and more! @ Smithfield Branch
Feb 28 @ 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm
Join us on 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Wednesdays for Afterschool Explorers. Participate in fun challenges and activities that will have …read more
Death and Donuts Book Club 6:00 pm
Death and Donuts Book Club @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Death and Donuts Book Club @ Carrollton Branch
Calling all fans of true crime, horror, and mysteries! Join the newest book club at the Carrollton branch, Death & …read more
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! 7:00 pm
BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! @ Surry Branch
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Bring your latest fiber art project to work on while enjoying coffee, tea and great company!  Registration is not required. …read more
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Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Courtland Branch
Feb 29 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available daily by appointment. Give us a call 757-653-2821 to schedule a time to meet …read more
Byte Size Basics 9:00 am
Byte Size Basics @ Franklin Branch
Feb 29 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
One on one computer assistance available by appointment. Give us a call 757-562-4801 to schedule a time.
BRL Threads: Quilting 10:00 am
BRL Threads: Quilting @ Franklin Branch
Feb 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Learn or teach your quilting skills at the Franklin Branch weekly on Thursdays from 10am-2pm. All skill levels welcome!
Little Explorers Storytime 10:00 am
Little Explorers Storytime @ Surry Branch
Feb 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 0-5, and their parent/caregiver, join us weekly for stories, songs, rhymes, crafts and more!    
Mother Goose Storytime 10:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Update: Storytime will be substituted with Morning Out until further notice. Please join us for a morning of fun, play …read more
Byte Size Basics 12:00 pm
Byte Size Basics @ Waverly Branch
Feb 29 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
One-on-one computer assistance available by appointment.  Please call 804-834-2192 to reserve a time.
Deal Me In! 1:00 pm
Deal Me In! @ Claremont Branch
Feb 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join us for a fun card game or two! Registration is not required.
BRL Threads: Knitting 2:00 pm
BRL Threads: Knitting @ Franklin Branch
Feb 29 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn or teach knitting and/or crocheting skills! All skill levels welcome, weekly on Tuesdays from 6-8pm.
Byte Size Basics 2:00 pm
Byte Size Basics @ Claremont Branch
Feb 29 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Drop by for one on one computer assistance each Thursday after 2pm. Call for 757-866-8627 fore more information.  
Drop It Like It’s Hot – Romance Book Club 7:00 pm
Drop It Like It’s Hot – Romance Book Club @ Carrollton Branch
Feb 29 @ 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Drop It Like It's Hot - Romance Book Club @ Carrollton Branch
Join us on Thursday, February 29th at 5:30 pm. Romance Book Club will be discussing Josie Silver’s “A Winter in …read more
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