Upcoming Events

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Preschool Story Time

June 26, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Join us as we sing with puppets, read some stories, and dance to music! Ages 3 and up. Bowman Library Children's Room at 11:00 a.m. Free! Early literacy enhancing activities include books, music, movement, and more. Contact: Donna Hughes at ...

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Programs, events, and daily happenings sponsored by Handley Regional Library System may be photographed or recorded.  Attendance at any sponsored program, event or general library use constitutes the consent of all attendees and the consent of the parents or legal guardians of any minor children in attendance, to the future broadcast, publication, and other use of photography or videos at the sole direction of Handley Regional Library System.

STEAMWorks

June 26, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Ages 6-11
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
  Join us for science, technology, engineering, art and math activities for curious minds! Ages 6-12. Registration required. ...

Family Game Night

June 26, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Clarke County
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Children's Area
Age Group: Families
Program Type: Game Nights
Event Details:
Come play old school games! Scrabble chess, backgammon and more! ...

Summer Used Book Sale

All Day
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Families
Program Type: Book Sales
Event Details:
Summer Used Book Sale Thursday, June 27 through Saturday, June 29 Sale hours are the same as Bowman Library Hours Looking for beach reading or music for the camper when it rains, sheet music for a special craft project or a gift for your grand...

Toddler Time

June 27, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:

Enjoy an early literacy program designed specifically for active toddlers with stories, songs, and more. Join us after to play and socialize! (ages 3 & under)

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Baby Storytime

June 27, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Storytime for infants (birth to 18 months). An early literacy program designed to introduce your babe to the joys of books, language, movement, and music! Learn fun baby games, nursery rhymes, and more! Meeting in the Bowman Library Children’s R...

BreakerSpace

June 27, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
  Once a month we will explore how things are made by taking items from old toys to old technology apart. Let's see what makes them tick.  Tools and protective eyewear provided.  (ages 6-12) ...

Summer Used Book Sale Day #2

All Day
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Families
Program Type: Book Sales
Event Details:
Summer Used Book Sale Thursday, June 27 through Saturday, June 29 Sale hours are the same as Bowman Library Hours Looking for beach reading or music for the camper when it rains, sheet music for a special craft project or a gift for your grand...

Dance Party

June 28, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: Music & Movement
Event Details:

Toddlers, preschoolers, and their grown-ups are welcome to come boogie down! Meet the puppets afterwards! (all ages)

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Build Together

June 28, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:

Kids of all ages can bring their favorite grown-up and build together using LEGO bricks, blocks, and KEVA planks.

Crafternoons

June 28, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
  It's time to get crafty!  Participate in a variety of guided craft activities. Ages 6-12. Registration required. ...

Xbox Open Game Play

June 28, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Reading Porch
Age Group: Children, Teens (12+)
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:
Older children and teens, ages 8 and up, can check out a controller for 30 minutes and play select multi-player Xbox games. Available games to be selected and set up by participants.  ...

Archives Activity

June 28, 2019
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Archives staff arranging for 40th anniversary. ...

LEGO Club

June 28, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
  Design and construct weekly challenges with LEGO bricks. Ages 6-12. ...

Outdoor Movie: Breakfast at Tiffany's

June 28, 2019
8:00pm - 10:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Reading Porch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Summer Reading Program, Film
Event Details:
Come join us for our 2019 Book to Screen Outdoor Movie Series as part of our Adult Summer Reading Program, It’s Showtime at Your Library! There will be three outdoor movies, two at Bowman Library and one at Handley Library (the schedule is listed bel...

Summer Used Book Sale Final Day

All Day
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Families
Program Type: Book Sales
Event Details:
Summer Used Book Sale Thursday, June 27 through Saturday, June 29 Sale hours are the same as Bowman Library Hours Looking for beach reading or music for the camper when it rains, sheet music for a special craft project or a gift for your grand...

E-cycling at the Library

June 29, 2019
9:00am - 12:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Sales
Event Details:
Saturday, June 29 from 9:00 AM to Noon in the parking lot at Bowman Library, you can bring your computer and electronic items to be recycled.                  &...

Chess at Bowman Library

June 29, 2019
10:00am - 12:30pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Reading Porch
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Event Details:

Play chess to learn or strengthen your skills of the game. Players of all ages and strengths are welcome to come and play. Gather each week to play casual and blitz chess games. Chess at Bowman Library is a student volunteer-run program. Chess sets and space are provided. Free! Sponsored by the Teen Advisory Board at Bowman Library.

Family Storytime

June 29, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Event Details:

Enjoy fun and learning for the entire family. This is a program for all ages, with stories, rhymes, movement, and song. (all ages)

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Storytelling Camp

June 29, 2019
10:30am - 12:30pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Ages 6-11
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
People of all ages love a good story and often never forget it.  Join us for this camp as we discover the tricks to successful storytelling – to holding audiences spellbound!  We’ll have fun in this camp as we learn how to enchant our audie...

Family Storytime

June 29, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11
Program Type: Music & Movement, Storytimes
Event Details:
The whole family enjoys stories, songs, puppetry and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading. ...

LEGO Club

June 29, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
  Design and construct weekly challenges with LEGO bricks. Ages 6-12.​​​​​​​ ...

Archives Anniversary

June 29, 2019
12:30pm - 5:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Families
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Celebration of the 40th Anniversary of the Archives Room, June 29th,1979. Enjoy an open house and meet with current and former staff, volunteers and researchers. Enjoy exhibits, conversation and cake. Co-sponsored by the Handley Regional Library syst...

40th Anniversary of the Stewart Bell Jr. Archives

June 29, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Lower Lobby
Age Group: Families
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Celebration of the 40th Anniversary of the Archives Room, June 29th, 1979. Enjoy an open house and meet with current, and former staff, volunteers and researchers. Enjoy exhibits, conversation and cake. Co-sponsored by the Handley Regional Library Sy...

Archives Anniversary

June 29, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Families
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Celebration of the 40th Anniversary of the opening of the Archives Room, June 29th 1979. Enjoy an open house and meet with current and former staff, volunteers and researchers. Enjoy exhibits, conversation and cake! Co-sponsored by the Handley Region...

Preschool Time

July 1, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
  Enjoy a program perfect for preschoolers to learn through stories, rhymes, movement, and song. Join us after Preschool Time for a craft or activity! (ages 3 & up) ...

It's Showtime - HRLS Puppets on Tour

July 1, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Clarke County
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Barns @ Rosehill
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Program Type: Reading Program, Music & Movement, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Teen puppeteers of Handley Regional Library System bring a program of song and dance to audiences in our library system. It’s Showtime at Your Library comes to life! ...