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Preschool Story Time

October 23, 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.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Homeschool Hub Lowers

October 23, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Families
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Homeschooling families in the 4-8 age group can meet and socialize in this group through guided STEAM activities. Registration required for each session.  October's Theme: Amazing Animals ...
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Homeschool Hub Uppers

October 23, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
Homeschooling families in the 9-14 age group can meet and socialize in this group through guided STEAM activities. Registration required for each session. October's Theme: Amazing Animals ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Shenandoah Valley Chess Club

October 23, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Event Details:
Families of all ages and skill levels are welcome to come and play. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Celebrating the Life and Work of Sonia Sotomayor

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bowman Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
Sonia Sotomayor, born in Bronx, New York was confirmed as a Justice of the U. S. Supreme Court in 2009. She is the first Hispanic and Latina Justice. Her biography My Beloved World is the One Book One Community selection for 2019. She has authored ot...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Preschool Time

October 24, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Clarke County
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Families
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Hear great stories and have fun! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.

Toddler Playtime

October 24, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Storytime Nook
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
  Enjoy a special playtime today! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.

Baby Storytime at Bowman

October 24, 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! Meet in the Bowman Library Childre...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

LEGO Club

October 24, 2019
3:45pm - 4:45pm
Clarke County
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Families
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
Design and construct something new each week with LEGO bricks. ...
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Girls Who Code Club

October 24, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
Explore coding in a fun and friendly environment just for girls.  *Registration required. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Small Space Living Series: Organization

October 24, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Chuck Lehrer from ClutterTroopers will be joining us for our Small Space Living Series to talk about organization for Small Living Spaces. This series is geared toward young adults who live in a small apartment or share a space with roommates and old...

Disclaimer(s)

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.

While we do allow professional photography inside the property of Handley Regional Library System, we do ask that we are notified ahead of time of photoshoots at 540.662.9041 x 25.  Photography activities may be limited to specific areas due to reserved use and cannot impede any patron activity using the library. 

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Dance Party

October 25, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Families
Program Type: Music & Movement
Event Details:
Join us for an interactive dance and sing along program.  Meet the puppets afterwards! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.

Build Together

October 25, 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.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.

LEGO Club

October 25, 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 something new each week with LEGO bricks. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Chess at Bowman Library

October 26, 2019
10:00am - 12:30pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Reading Porch
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Gaming
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.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Family Storytime

October 26, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Storytime Nook
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Families
Event Details:
Enjoy an early literacy program for the entire family who will learn through stories, rhymes, songs and more. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

A Festival of Lights Family Storytime at Bowman

October 26, 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, Families
Program Type: Music & Movement, Storytimes
Event Details:
We look to Dawali and the Festival of Lights today! The whole family can enjoy stories, songs, food, decorations and dance while exploring the Indian cultural holiday.The activities support early literacy skill development. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.

LEGO Club

October 26, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
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 something new each week with LEGO bricks. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Family Films at Bowman

October 26, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Families
Program Type: Film
Event Details:
Join us Saturdays for a family picnic and movie event. Families are encouraged to bring a picnic lunch to the show. We provide popcorn and lemonade for the event. September 28: Wonder Park October 26: Kubo and the Two Strings November 23:...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Writing your Story-Memoirs that Sell!

October 26, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Clarke County
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Barns @ Rosehill
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Performances & Lectures, Workshops
Event Details:
Many of us try to make sense of what we have lived. We also have the urge to write. This seminar offers you the fundamentally important skills to help you write your memoir-whether just for yourself, your family, or for publication. David Hazard i...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Festival of Magic Show

October 26, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Children, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Enjoy a spectacular magic show with numerous magician appearances. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Paws for Reading

October 26, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Storytime Nook
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Families
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
  Come read to a loving and patient therapy dog!  Designed for beginning readers. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.

Preschool Time

October 28, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Storytime Nook
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Enjoy an early literacy program perfect for preschoolers who will learn through stories, rhymes, songs and more. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.

Toddler Time

October 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: Storytimes
Event Details:

Storytime for Toddlers (three and under) Bring your movers and shakers to a storytime designed especially for wiggly toddlers. Early literacy enhancing activities include books, music, movement, and more. Mondays at 11:00 a.m. Free, no registration required.

​Storytime for Toddlers (three and under) Bring your movers and shakers to a storytime designed especially for wiggly toddlers.   Early literacy enhancing activities include books, music, movement, and more.   Mondays at 11:00 a.m. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.

Makerspace Mondays

October 28, 2019
4:00pm - 8:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
Put on your maker hats and join us for self-directed Makerspace activities to make-and -take.  ...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Teen Advisory Board

October 28, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Middle Kingdom
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Event Details:
Teens, come hangout, eat snacks, play games and share your ideas for library programs and displays!  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

LEGO Club at Bowman Library

October 28, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
Join us at Bowman Library to design, build, and invent using LEGO® bricks.  Challenge yourself each week with a new theme for your creations. We provide the LEGO® bricks; you provide the creativity! All creations will be displayed...