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 ...

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.

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) ...

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.  ...

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. ...

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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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.​​​​​​​ ...

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! ...

Toddler Time

July 1, 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.

It's Showtime - HRLS Puppets on Tour

July 1, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
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! ...

Makerspace Mondays

July 1, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
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. Ages 6-12. ...

LEGO Club

July 1, 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...

Baby Time

July 2, 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 interactive program for infants consisting of rhymes, bounces, songs, stories and more. Join us after to play and socialize! (ages 0-15 months)

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It's Showtime - HRLS Puppets on Tour

July 2, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
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! ...

Theater Games Workshop

July 2, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: Workshops
Event Details:
Play games, explore your voice, and pretend to be the drama llama you truly are with the Shenandoah Summer Music Theatre. ...

Wings of Wonder

July 2, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Soar with the most amazing predators of the sky! Meet a couple of hawks and owls. Find out how these incredible birds hunt and survive in the wild. Presented by the Blue Ridge Wildlife Center ...

Wildlife Ambassadors

July 3, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Families
Program Type: Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
The ambassadors steal the show enabling audiences to get up close and personal with amazing animals from around the world and learn about their environments.   They are non-releasable wildlife, unwanted pets and captive bred educational animals...

Preschool Story Time

July 3, 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 ...

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.

The Many Sounds of Music

July 3, 2019
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Bowman Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11
Program Type: Music & Movement, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Come explore literature and science behind musical instruments and create your own. Each session will explore a different family of musical instruments. We'll explore instruments in literature, look at the science of how the sound is being created, t...

Color With a Sheriff

July 3, 2019
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11
Event Details:
  Get to know our local Sheriffs.  Hear a story and do an activity.  ...