Upcoming Events

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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

April 4, 2020
10:00am - 12:30pm
Bowman Library
Cancelled
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. We gather each week to play casual and blitz chess games. Chess at Bowman Library is a student volunteer-run program. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Family Time

April 4, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Handley Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Storytime Nook
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Families
Program Type: Storytimes
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 "Families" group.

1000 Books before Kindergarten Celebration at Bowman Library

April 4, 2020
11:00am - 11:30am
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Families
Program Type: Story Sharing, Arts & Crafts, Music & Movement, Storytimes
Event Details:
Today we celebrate the success of our participants in the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program. These graduates and their families took the challenge to read/listen to 1000 books! We celebrate their accomplishments with the...

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

LEGO Club

April 4, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
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 Film: "Angry Birds 2"

April 4, 2020
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL 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.      ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.

Paws for Reading at Bowman Library

April 4, 2020
1:00pm - 2:15pm
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11
Program Type: Reading Program, Story Sharing
Event Details:
It's Paws for Reading! Read a favorite book to a four-legged reading tutor. It's Paws for Reading! These canine listeners are patient and love kids. Come meet our Therapy Dog International-certified therapy dogs. They are always eager to...

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

Paws for Reading

April 4, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Clarke County
Cancelled
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Families
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Beginning readers can read a book to a loving and patient therapy dog! All Ages. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.

Preschool Time

April 6, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Handley Library
Cancelled
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 6-11" group.

Makerspace Mondays

April 6, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
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.  Ages 6-11.   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.

Lego Club @ Bowman Library

April 6, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
Bring your imaginations and join us every week for a different building challenge!! January 6--In the Sky January 13--Pets January 20--Outer Space January 27--Construction Machines February 3--Inventions February 10--Superheroes ...
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.

PJ Boogie @ Bowman Library

April 6, 2020
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Families
Program Type: Story Sharing, Music & Movement
Event Details:
Wiggle the sillies out as we shake, rattle and roll at the library. Children are encouraged to wear their favorite PJs to the program. Free! No registration required. Bowman Library, Children's Room. ...

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 0-5" group.

Baby Time

April 7, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Handley Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Storytime Nook
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Enjoy an early literacy program for infants consisting of stories, rhymes, bounces, and more.   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Investigation Stations

April 7, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Families
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY Workshops, STEAM
Event Details:
Explore art and all of its properties through these events that are presented at Bowman Library. First and third Tuesdays, 6:00-7:00 p.m. Free! No registration required. Bowman Library, Children's Room ...
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.

Tiny Tales at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley

April 8, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Off Site
Cancelled
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Join us for a special storytime at The Museum of the Shenandoah Valley. ...
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

April 8, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Families
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
Homeschooling families in the 4-8 age group can meet and socialize in this group through guided STEAM activities. ...
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

April 8, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
Families of all ages and skill levels are welcome to come and play. All ages.   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Nature Surprises for Kids Bowman Library

April 8, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11, Families
Program Type: Gardening, DIY Workshops, STEAM
Event Details:
Hands-on classes presented by VCE Master Gardener Volunteers. Please register for this free event at https://www.handleyregional.org/events/nature-surprises-kids-bowman-library-3 Bowman Library, Children's Room. April 8 - Secret Garden part ...
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

April 9, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Clarke County
Cancelled
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Families
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Enjoy an early literacy program perfect for preschoolers who will learn through stories, rhymes, songs and more. Ages 3 & Up. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.

Toddler Time

April 9, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Handley Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Storytime Nook
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Enjoy an early literacy program designed specifically for active toddlers with stories, rhymes, songs and more.     ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.

Toddler Time

April 9, 2020
11:30am - 12:00pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Storytime Nook
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Enjoy an early literacy program designed specifically for active toddlers with stories, rhymes, songs and more.     ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.

LEGO Club

April 9, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Clarke County
Cancelled
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
Design and construct something new each week with LEGO bricks. Ages 6-11. ...
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

April 10, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Handley Library
Cancelled
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

April 10, 2020
11:00am - 11:30am
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
Construct masterpieces using LEGO® bricks, Magna tiles, and blocks.  Bowman Library, Children's Room Free for all ages.  ...
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 "Teens (12+)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Little Noon Music: Andy Cohen

April 10, 2020
12:15pm - 1:00pm
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Adults, Families
Program Type: Little Noon Music, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Andy Cohen grew up in a house with a piano and a lot of Dixieland Jazz records, amplified after a while by a cornet that his dad got him. At about fifteen, he got bitten by the Folk Music bug, and soon got to hear records by Big Bill Broonzy and the ...

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 "Families" group.

Art Together

April 10, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Families
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Event Details:
Explore art and your creativity through these events that are presented at Bowman Library. Second and fourth Fridays at 1:00 p.m. Free! No registration required. Bowman Library, Children's Room ...
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

April 10, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
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 "Teens (12+)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Pet Adoption Day

All Day
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Adults, Families
Program Type: Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Join us at Bowman Library for our first ever Pet Adoption Day! We will be featuring many local organizations including Animal Shelters and other Pet related Organizations. There will be demonstrations set up outside and pet related lectures in the me...

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.