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Archives Activity

June 28, 2019
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Archives staff arranging for 40th anniversary. ...

Outdoor Movie: Breakfast at Tiffany's

June 28, 2019
8:00pm - 10:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Reading Porch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Summer Reading Program, Film
Event Details:
Come join us for our 2019 Book to Screen Outdoor Movie Series as part of our Adult Summer Reading Program, It’s Showtime at Your Library! There will be three outdoor movies, two at Bowman Library and one at Handley Library (the schedule is listed bel...

E-cycling at the Library

June 29, 2019
9:00am - 12:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Sales
Event Details:
Saturday, June 29 from 9:00 AM to Noon in the parking lot at Bowman Library, you can bring your computer and electronic items to be recycled.                  &...

Trivia Night!

July 2, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Clarke County
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Barns @ Rosehill
Age Group: Adults
Event Details:
Clarke County Library and the CCHA team together to bring you live trivia. Categories include history, literature, movies, science, and more. This is a free event, and refreshments are available. ...

Joint Archives Committee Meeting

July 8, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Meeting of the Joint Archives Committee ...

Shenandoah Valley Tapestry Group

July 9, 2019
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
People involved with the Shenandoah Valley Tapestry Project will meet to discuss future activities.  ...

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.

JustBirth Meeting

July 9, 2019
6:15pm - 7:30pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room Reading Porch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Workshops
Event Details:
Monthly educational meetings featuring a new topic and speaker each month. Ask questions, share information and resources, and explore the numerous birthing options in our community. Great for preconception, expecting parents, and postpartum. Nurslin...
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Shannon Bennett & Brianne Kirkpatrick, Authors,Genetic Genealogists and Lecturers will present their new book The DNA Guide for Adoptees. How to use Genealogy and Genetics to Uncover Your Roots, Connect with Your Biological Family, and Better Und...
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
1455 A Place for Writers Author Series at Handley Library continues with Cindy Ross, who will read from her latest book The World is our Classroom.  Cindy had her formal education in Fine Arts Painting, attending the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine...

Chess at Bowman Library

July 13, 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+), Adults, 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.

Veggies in Your Garden

July 13, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Gardening
Event Details:
Grow and eat the best types of vegetables” Come learn about what kinds of vegetables you can grow and enjoy in your cooking and right out of the garden. Try some different varieties to taste and see the difference. ...

Read Library Books On Your Kindle (eBook Workshop)

July 16, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Bowman Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Summer Reading Program, Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
As part of our Adult Summer Reading Program, we are offering a series of Getting Started with eBooks Workshops to make it even easier for patrons to get their summer reads.* This workshop will demonstrate how to browse the library's eBook and au...

Library eBook Workshop for Apple and Android Devices

July 18, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Summer Reading Program, Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
As part of our Adult Summer Reading Program, we are offering a series of Getting Started with eBooks Workshops to make it even easier for patrons to get their summer reads. This workshop will demonstrate how to browse the library's eBook an...

Lunch Bunch

July 19, 2019
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Sponsored by the Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, the Genealogy Lunch Bunch is an easy and friendly way to discuss with like-minded people our successes, frustrations and tips as we try to get to the next step in our genealogical progression. It doesn't ma...

Chess at Bowman Library

July 20, 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+), Adults, 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.

ReferenceUSA Workshop with the Top of VA Regional Chamber of Commerce

July 22, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Details:
Free and open to the public, including current and prospective members of the Top of VA Regional Chamber of Commerce, this lunch and learn will focus on ReferenceUSA, a powerful B2B and B2C database available through Handley Regional Library System. ...

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. 

READ LIBRARY BOOKS ON YOUR KINDLE (EBOOK WORKSHOP)

July 23, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
As part of our Adult Summer Reading Program, we are offering a series of Getting Started with eBooks Workshops to make it even easier for patrons to get their summer reads.* This workshop will demonstrate how to browse the library's eBook and au...

Library eBook Workshop for Apple and Android Devices

July 25, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Bowman Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Summer Reading Program, Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
As part of our Adult Summer Reading Program, we are offering a series of Getting Started with eBooks Workshops to make it even easier for patrons to get their summer reads. This workshop will demonstrate how to browse the library's eBook an...

Community Financial Literacy Event for All Ages

July 25, 2019
5:00pm - 7:30pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium + Benham Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Families
Program Type: DIY Workshops, Performances & Lectures
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Event Details:
Event breakdown: 5:00 – 5:30 Dinner/ Social – Benny’s pizza, sandwich platters, snack bags of chips, cookies, water, coffee 5:30 –  5:45 Welcome and Introduction– United Way/ VAN 5:45 – 6:45 Presentation – United Bank 5:45 Income – D...

Outdoor Movie: Silence of the Lambs

July 26, 2019
8:00pm - 10:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Summer Reading Program, Film
Event Details:
*MOVIE IS RATED R* *SUGGESTED AGES 18 AND ABOVE* July 26th  8:00 PM The second movie in our Outdoor Book to Screen Movie Series will be Silence of the Lambs held at Handley Library. This film series is part of our Adult Summer rea...

Book Drop-Off Morning

July 27, 2019
9:00am - 12:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Sales

Chess at Bowman Library

July 27, 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+), Adults, 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.

Genealogy Series: Beyond Beginners

July 30, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Learning to research collateral family lines is a good tool to have in your genealogical toolbox. Shaking some twigs and branches on the family tree can produce genealogical fruit that you might not expect. It will help to breach some brick walls and...

La Leche League Meeting

August 1, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Workshops
Event Details:
Join us for an informal conversation about breastfeeding. An accredited Leader will be present to facilitate mother-to-mother sharing of information and to clarify LLL philosophy. All pregnant and breastfeeding mothers and children are welcome. Pleas...

Chess at Bowman Library

August 3, 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+), Adults, 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.

John Brown: Monuments and Mythology

August 3, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
David Fox has been an Interpretive Park Ranger at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park for 27 years. He retired in October 2018. Among the national park exhibits for which he has written text include the John Brown Museum and the Storer College ...

Trivia Night!

August 6, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Clarke County
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Barns @ Rosehill
Age Group: Adults
Event Details:
Clarke County Library and the CCHA team together to bring you live trivia. Categories include history, literature, movies, science, and more. This is a free event, and refreshments are available. ...