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

February 19, 2020
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: 24
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.    ...
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

February 19, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Handley Library
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 "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Wind-Down Wednesdays

February 19, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Event Details:
Relax and de-stress for a bit through a variety of different ways every time. ...
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Girls Who Code Club

February 20, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Explore coding in a fun and friendly environment just for girls.  *Registration required. ...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Graphic Novel Club

February 20, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Middle Kingdom
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Event Details:
Chat about your favorite DC and Marvel characters and enjoy snacks with our friends from Four Color Fantasies.  Ages 12+   ...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Teen Game Night

February 21, 2020
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Reading Porch
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:
Get Your Game On!  It's a Gaming Night presented by the Teen Advisory Board of Bowman Library.  Beginning at 5:30 p.m. gamers can rotate throughout the console, tabletop, and computer games until 8:00 p.m.  This program is intended ...
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

February 22, 2020
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. 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 "Teens (12+)" group.

Anime & Pocky Bowman Library

February 24, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Program Type: Film, Hangout
Event Details:
Come and join other anime enthusiasts for an evening of anime. Eat some pocky and snacks; then check out our manga and anime titles. February 24: Demon Slayer Since ancient times, rumors have abounded of man-eating demons lurking in the...
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

February 26, 2020
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: 26
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.    ...
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

February 26, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Handley Library
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 "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Girls Who Code Club

February 27, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Explore coding in a fun and friendly environment just for girls.  *Registration required. ...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Teen Advisory Board

February 27, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Middle Kingdom
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Event Details:
Make a difference in your library by planning and advising.  Ages 12+ ...
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

February 29, 2020
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. 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 "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!

All Day
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room Reading Porch
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Story Sharing, Storytimes
Event Details:
Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss! Today is your day! In Katroo, every year, on the day you were born They start the day right in the bright early morn When the Birthday Honk-Honker hikes high up Mt. Zorn and lets loose a big blast on the big Birthd...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Teen Sketch & Draw

March 2, 2020
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:
Teen to teen drawing technique, encouragement and sharing for middle and high school students.  Bring your own sketch book or use some of our supplies! ...
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

March 4, 2020
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: 27
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.    ...
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

March 4, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Handley Library
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 "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Wind-Down Wednesdays

March 4, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Event Details:
Relax and de-stress for a bit through a variety of different ways every time. ...
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Girls Who Code Club

March 5, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
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

March 7, 2020
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. 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 "Teens (12+)" group.

Bowman Teen Advisory Board

March 9, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Reading Porch
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Event Details:
Teen Advisory Board for Bowman Library Open to Middle and High School students Plan and present events, advise on library materials, advise on tween and teen library events, assist with other library events and activities. Meets every 2nd Monda...
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

March 11, 2020
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: 29
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.    ...
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

March 11, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Handley Library
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 "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Girls Who Code Club

March 12, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Explore coding in a fun and friendly environment just for girls.  *Registration required. ...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Teen Sketch and Draw

March 12, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Middle Kingdom
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Explore drawing techniques with other teens. ...
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: Emily Martin and Friends

March 13, 2020
12:15pm - 1:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Adults, Families
Program Type: Music & Movement, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Based in the Washington DC region, Emily Martin, of The Martin Family Band, carries on the tradition of playing, teaching and performing. Her styles include Old Time Appalachian traditional music and Irish music on the mandolin, mountain dulcimer,...

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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.

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

Chess at Bowman Library

March 14, 2020
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. We gather each week to play casual and blitz chess games. Chess at Bowman Library is a student volunteer-run program. ...