Blackwater Regional Library

Library Events Legend

Thank you for your interest in Blackwater Regional Library (BRL) events!  The library offers a variety of programming and events for all ages in our communities.  Please utilize the following legend to navigate the calendar, and to learn more about some of our most popular programs offered in multiple branches.

Storytimes and Preschool Age Programs:

  •  Mother Goose Storytime (ages 0-2)
  • Little Explorers Storytime (ages 0-5)
  • Morning Out (ages 0-5)

School-age Afterschool/Saturday Afterschool Type Programs:

  • Afterschool Explorers and/or Saturday Explorers (ages 6-11)
  • STEAM 2 Go and/or Full STEAM Ahead (ages 6-11)
  • PAWS to Read (ages 6 and older)

Computer Assistance/Tutoring:

  • Byte Size Basics

Book Clubs:

  • Good Books, Good Company 
  • Bookish: On the Go Book Club  

Crafting Programs:

  • Craftsy (teen and adult)
  • Crafts 2 Go (teen and adult)


  • BRL Threads: Quilting, Sewing, Knitting and more! 

BRL Calendar of Events

  • Mission

    Our purpose is to
    provide online and print resources,
    access to innovative technologies 
    and a skilled staff to patrons
    in our service area.

  • Contact Us

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  • Who We Serve

    Blackwater Regional Library
    serves the communities of:
    Isle of Wight, Southampton, Surry
    and Sussex Counties 
    and the City of Franklin

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