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Author Talk - US Colored Troops' Decisive Role in the Civil War

April 4, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Talk, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
If you saw Edward Zwick's  Glory, (1990) with Morgan Freeman and Denzel Washington, you know that at least one storied regiment of African American troops fought during the Civil War. But did you know that there were 174 more, totaling between 1...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tech Tuesday: Intro to Android

April 7, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Tech Help, Workshops & Camps
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Trivia Night!

April 7, 2020
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Clarke County
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Barns @ Rosehill
Age Group: Adults, Families
Event Details:
Come join the Clarke County Library and the Clarke County Historical Association as we join up for Trivia and prizes! At the Barns of Rose Hill -doors open at 6:30. Hosted by Laurine Kennedy and Nathan Stalvey ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

WRITER'S CIRCLE

April 8, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Lower Lobby - Handley Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Details:
Calling writers of all genres Handley Library is hosting a writer's group. All levels of experience are welcome. Participants can be beginners or published authors. The format includes a period to write followed by a period to read manuscripts (optio...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Help For Job Seekers

April 8, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Study Room #1
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Job Help
Event Details:
Someone from NW Works will be at the library to meet one on one every 2nd and 4th Wednesday to help job seekers with the following: Help filling our an application Help with work skills Help finding job openings Help with ongoing support*...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Bull and Bear Club

April 8, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Details:
Informal discussion of the world of personal finance in  the USA. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

BEGINNING GENEALOGY WORKSHOP

April 9, 2020
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Workshops & Camps
Event Details:
Archives assistant Joan M. Wood will lead this presentation with information to help people begin researching their family trees.  ...
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 "Adults" group.

After Hours Game Night

April 10, 2020
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Reading Porch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Game Nights, Gaming, Hangout, Video Games
Event Details:
Spend Friday night at the library with tabletop games and more! We will have our entire game collection available to choose from as well as a virtual reality headset and a casual D&D session anyone can join. Light refreshments will be served...
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. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Magic Lantern Theater presents That's Entertainment

April 11, 2020
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Film
Event Details:
THAT'S ENTERTAINMENT (1974) Saturday, April 11, 1 p.m. Free & Open to the Public This endearing compendium covers high moments from the great period of MGM musicals from...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

1455 A Place for Writers with Justen Ahren

April 11, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Talk, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
** To Be Rescheduled ***1455’s Author Series at Handley Regional Library continues with Justen Ahren, who will read from his collection A Machine for Remembering. Ahren is a poet, photographer, musician and writing workshop fa...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tech Tuesday: Computer Basics Windows 10

April 14, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Tech Help, Workshops & Camps
This event is in the "Adults" group.

JustBirth Meeting

April 14, 2020
6:15pm - 7:30pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room Reading Porch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Workshops & Camps
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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

WRITER'S CIRCLE

April 15, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Lower Lobby - Handley Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Details:
Calling writers of all genres Handley Library is hosting a writer's group. All levels of experience are welcome. Participants can be beginners or published authors. The format includes a period to write followed by a period to read manuscripts (optio...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adding LIfe to Your Years

April 15, 2020
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Finding A Job Workshop Series: Resumes

April 16, 2020
4:30pm - 6:15pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Job Help, Workshops & Camps
Event Details:
Series of workshops to help those looking for a job.  Each workshop a short presentation will be given followed by a time to answer questions and help people one on one. This months topic is Resumes. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Conversation Partners

April 16, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Bilingual
Event Details:
Are you learning a language and need to practice having conversations? Come to the library and chat with a native speaker! Practice language skills in a casual and judgement-free environment. Whether your second language is English or something else,...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tech Tuesday: Email Basics

April 21, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Tech Help, Workshops & Camps
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Introduction to Yoga

April 21, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Details:
Class Summary: Intro to yoga class is designed for anyone who has ever been curious about yoga, but has never known where to start. In a workshop style, participants will go over terms, breathing, and some gentle flow yoga. There will be props and...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

WRITER'S CIRCLE

April 22, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Lower Lobby - Handley Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Details:
Calling writers of all genres Handley Library is hosting a writer's group. All levels of experience are welcome. Participants can be beginners or published authors. The format includes a period to write followed by a period to read manuscripts (optio...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Help For Job Seekers

April 22, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Study Room #1
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Job Help
Event Details:
Someone from NW Works will be at the library to meet one on one every 2nd and 4th Wednesday to help job seekers with the following: Help filling our an application Help with work skills Help finding job openings Help with ongoing support*...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Living Abroad: Immigrant or Expat (Postponed)

April 23, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Talk, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Visiting a country and moving there are two very different propositions. Tackling the essentials—food, housing, work, visas—is a constant across the world. Making friends and building meaningful relationships is a more elusive part of the equation, b...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

POSTPONED - Heimat- Handley Chamber Music Series

April 25, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Families
Program Type: Music & Movement
Event Details:
The Heimat Quartet was founded during the fall of 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  All avid chamber musicians, each player brings a wide array of experience and renewed energy to both the music and the group. The Heimat Quartet were the 2016 f...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

La Leche League Meeting

April 27, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Storytime Nook
Age Group: Adults, Families
Event Details:
Are you breastfeeding or thinking about it? Are you expecting and have questions? Talk with others, share experiences, and find out more about breastfeeding and its benefits. Babies, siblings, and partners welcome.  No registration ne...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

WRITER'S CIRCLE

April 29, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Lower Lobby - Handley Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Details:
Calling writers of all genres Handley Library is hosting a writer's group. All levels of experience are welcome. Participants can be beginners or published authors. The format includes a period to write followed by a period to read manuscripts (optio...