Upcoming Events

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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 "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 "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 "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 "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...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Anime and Pocky

October 28, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Event Details:
Eat some pocky and snacks and check out our manga and anime titles.   ...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Xbox Open Game Play

October 29, 2019
4:00pm - 8:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Program Type: Video Games
Event Details:
Older children and teens can check out a controller for 30 minutes and play select multi-player Xbox games.  Ages 8 and up.   ...
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 30, 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: 9
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 30, 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.

Halloween Art-Travaganza

October 30, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Join The Traveling Art Club on October 30, 2019 for a spooktacular Halloween Art-Travaganza. Play Candy Corn-Hole, enter the costume contest, make spooky trees & much more! Come in costume! Through their partnership with The Bowman Library,...
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Girls Who Code Club

October 31, 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 "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 "Families" group.

Art Together at Bowman Library

November 1, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
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: Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Event Details:
  The Traveling Art Club is exploring the “A” in S.T.E.A.M. On alternating Fridays The Traveling Art Club will provide enriching & diverse arts experiences to youth of all ages.  You can find TAC on Facebook:&n...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Night of the Nerfs and the Undead

November 1, 2019
6:00pm - 10:00pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Middle Kingdom
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Program Type: Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 38
Event Details:
Zombies have invaded the library and only you can stop them before terror breaks loose.  *Registration required. ...
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

November 2, 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 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Paws for Reading - BL

November 2, 2019
1:00pm - 2:15pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Event Details:
Read a favorite book to a reading tutor. It's Paws for Reading! These canine listeners are patient and love kids. Come meet our Therapy Dog International-certified therapy dogs. Today, 1:00-2:15 p.m. and 1st and third Saturdays of the month...
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

November 4, 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...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Inktober

November 4, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Reading Porch - Teen Area
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Challenge yourself to ink everyday and join the Inktober Club to practice your drawing skills and habits. Ages 12+ September 30 - Kick Off! October 7 & 21 - Check-in November 4 - Celebrate! ...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Xbox Open Game Play

November 5, 2019
4:00pm - 8:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Program Type: Video Games
Event Details:
Older children and teens can check out a controller for 30 minutes and play select multi-player Xbox games.  Ages 8 and up.   ...
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.

Investigation Station at Bowman Library

November 5, 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+), Families
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
Investigation Stations at Bowman Library--First & Third Tuesdays at 6:00 p.m. Free! No registration needed. The Traveling Art Club provides enriching & diverse arts experiences to youth of all ages.  You can find TAC on Fac...
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

November 6, 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: 25
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.  November's Theme: History and Me ...
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

November 6, 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.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Chess at Bowman Library

November 9, 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 "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Thank a Service Member Cards

November 9, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Clarke County
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Design and create a thank you card for an active service member! ...
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 "Families" group.

Read to Some Bunny at Bowman

November 9, 2019
1:00pm - 2:15pm
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: Reading Program
Event Details:
Bunnies love to hear stories! Come to Bowman Library and read to a soft and cuddly listener! The second Saturday of each month, Bowman Library, Children's Room 1:00-2:15 p.m. Free to readers of all ages ...