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Chess at Bowman Library

April 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, Everyone
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.

DIY Workshop: How to Make A Succulent

April 20, 2019
2:00pm - 3:15pm
Bowman Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Gardening, Arts & Crafts, DIY Workshops, Workshops
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 99
Event Details:
Come join Carrie Fox, owner of RiverFox Farms in Berryville in learning all about Succulents. The first part of the workshop Carrie will talk about how to care for your succulents. During the second half of the workshop participants will plant their ...

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. 

La Leche League Meeting

April 22, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Adults
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...

Genealogy Series: Beyond Beginners

April 23, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Census Records: What is a census record? How can it be useful in your genealogy research? What can I expect to find in a census record? Where can I find a census record? ...

AARP Fraud Watch presentation

April 24, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Details:
George Williams - an AARP trained volunteer and owner of Senior Technology Services - will provide an hour long AARP Fraud Watch presentation followed by a Q& A.*  In the Fraud Watch Presentation, we will cover: Fraud Trends an...

Shenandoah Valley Chess Club

April 24, 2019
4:30pm - 7:30pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Adults, Everyone
Event Details:

Join the Shenandoah Valley Chess Club with open chess games and 1-on-1 instruction for new players. Lecture available @ 5:30 pm on chess basics and strategy. (all ages)

Health Screening and Wellness Info

April 25, 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Details:
Health screenings provided by the Sinclair Health Clinic. Free screening services will include:blood pressure, blood glucose, body mass index and health education. A cholesterol test is available for a fee.  Services are ...

Mountain Music Project Film Screening + Talk

April 25, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Film, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Come join us along with filmmaker, Tara Linhardt, for a showing of The Mountain Music Project accompanied by a Q and A session after the film. Tara Linhardt is a co-host on our film and production coordinator. In addition to being an awa...

Chess at Bowman Library

April 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, Everyone
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.

Author Talk: Ken Woodley

April 27, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Friends Events, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Books provided for purchase by Winchester Book Gallery Prince Edward County, Virginia closed its public school system in 1959 in "massive resistance" to the U.S. Supreme Court's historic Brown v. Board decision of 1954. The editorial pages of the ...

La Leche League Meeting - BL

May 2, 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...

Genetic Genealogy: Understanding DNA Results

May 7, 2019
2:00pm - 4:30pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Do you have DNA results and wonder what to do with them-or perhaps wonder whether it is worth the expense to take a DNA test and if so, which one? The seminar, presented in two parts, will provide a general introduction to DNA Genealogy and incl...

Trivia Night!

May 7, 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. ...

Little Noon Music: Davis Bradley

May 10, 2019
12:15pm - 1:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Music & Movement, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Kathy Davis & Bradley Bishop have teamed up to present a one of a kind musical experience which is exciting, entertaining, and offers something for everyone! The innovative duo has drawn from their individual bluegrass, old time, and swing influe...

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.

Chess at Bowman Library

May 11, 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, Everyone
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.

JustBirth Meeting

May 14, 2019
6:15pm - 7:30pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
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...

Bull and Bear Club

May 15, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Study Room #1
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Workshops

From War To Wisdom Filmmaker Talk

May 16, 2019
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Film, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
We recommend 18+ or accompanied by an adult.  Viewer discretion is advised.    Come join filmmaker Daniel Collins, and view From War to Wisdom. Daniel will be on hand for a Q & A after the film. https://www.warto...

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. 

Chess at Bowman Library

May 18, 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, Everyone
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.

Native Plants: Attract friendly pollinators to your garden

May 18, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Gardening, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Presented by Stacey Morgan Smith of the Northern Shenandoah Master Gardeners. No registration required. ...

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. 

Mango Languages Workshop

May 23, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bowman Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Lobby
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Bilingual, Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Interested in learning a new language? Find out how the library can help! Bring your smartphone, computer, or tablet and we'll help you get started using the Mango language learning app. Registration is required.  ...

Lunch Bunch

May 24, 2019
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Genealogy discussion led by Joan Wood, Archives Assistant. A time to share your successes and learn some new skills. Bring your lunch and drinks.  ...

Chess at Bowman Library

May 25, 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, Everyone
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

May 28, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Wills and Deeds: How to access these records and what kind of information can be expected to be found in these records. ...

Chess at Bowman Library

June 1, 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, Everyone
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.

La Leche League Meeting - BL

June 6, 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

June 8, 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, Everyone
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.