Upcoming Events

Registration Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

Family Game Night

June 26, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Clarke County
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Children's Area
Age Group: Families
Program Type: Game Nights
Event Details:
Come play old school games! Scrabble chess, backgammon and more! ...

Summer Used Book Sale

All Day
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Families
Program Type: Book Sales
Event Details:
Summer Used Book Sale Thursday, June 27 through Saturday, June 29 Sale hours are the same as Bowman Library Hours Looking for beach reading or music for the camper when it rains, sheet music for a special craft project or a gift for your grand...

Summer Used Book Sale Day #2

All Day
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Families
Program Type: Book Sales
Event Details:
Summer Used Book Sale Thursday, June 27 through Saturday, June 29 Sale hours are the same as Bowman Library Hours Looking for beach reading or music for the camper when it rains, sheet music for a special craft project or a gift for your grand...

Summer Used Book Sale Final Day

All Day
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Families
Program Type: Book Sales
Event Details:
Summer Used Book Sale Thursday, June 27 through Saturday, June 29 Sale hours are the same as Bowman Library Hours Looking for beach reading or music for the camper when it rains, sheet music for a special craft project or a gift for your grand...

Chess at Bowman Library

June 29, 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+), 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.

Archives Anniversary

June 29, 2019
12:30pm - 5:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Families
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Celebration of the 40th Anniversary of the Archives Room, June 29th,1979. Enjoy an open house and meet with current and former staff, volunteers and researchers. Enjoy exhibits, conversation and cake. Co-sponsored by the Handley Regional Library syst...

40th Anniversary of the Stewart Bell Jr. Archives

June 29, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Lower Lobby
Age Group: Families
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Celebration of the 40th Anniversary of the Archives Room, June 29th, 1979. Enjoy an open house and meet with current, and former staff, volunteers and researchers. Enjoy exhibits, conversation and cake. Co-sponsored by the Handley Regional Library Sy...

Archives Anniversary

June 29, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Families
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Celebration of the 40th Anniversary of the opening of the Archives Room, June 29th 1979. Enjoy an open house and meet with current and former staff, volunteers and researchers. Enjoy exhibits, conversation and cake! Co-sponsored by the Handley Region...

Wings of Wonder

July 2, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
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: Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Soar with the most amazing predators of the sky! Meet a couple of hawks and owls. Find out how these incredible birds hunt and survive in the wild. Presented by the Blue Ridge Wildlife Center ...

Wildlife Ambassadors

July 3, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Families
Program Type: Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
The ambassadors steal the show enabling audiences to get up close and personal with amazing animals from around the world and learn about their environments.   They are non-releasable wildlife, unwanted pets and captive bred educational animals...

Family Game Night

July 3, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Clarke County
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Children's Area
Age Group: Families
Program Type: Game Nights
Event Details:
Come play old school games! Scrabble chess, backgammon and more! ...

Behind the Scenes Tour at Handley Library

July 3, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Age Group: Families
Event Details:
Handley tours will take you behind the scenes to all floors of the library.  Learn about the architecture, history, walk on the famous glass floors,  and see the well under the stage. Meet in the Rotunda for the tours.  All tours ar...

Chess at Bowman Library

July 6, 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+), 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.

Paws for Reading - BL

July 6, 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...

Wildlife Ambassadors

July 10, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Clarke County
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Families
Program Type: Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
The ambassadors steal the show enabling audiences to get up close and personal with amazing animals from around the world as well as those that live in our own backyards.  They are non-releasable wildlife, unwanted pets and captive bred edu...

Robin Hood Misdirected

July 10, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Children, Families
Program Type: Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
The classic adventure tale is given a fresh, funny and exciting spin when the Misdirected Theatre Company fails to show up for a sold-out performance! Many laughs, lots of adventure and swashbuckling action from the Winchester Little Theatre. ...

Family Game Night

July 10, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Clarke County
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Children's Area
Age Group: Families
Program Type: Game Nights
Event Details:
Come play old school games! Scrabble chess, backgammon and more! ...

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.

Read to Some Bunny

July 13, 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, Families
Event Details:
Bunnies love to hear stories! Come to Bowman Library and read to a soft and cuddly listener! Children's Room 1:00-2:15 p.m. Free to readers of all ages ...

Family Game Night

July 17, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Clarke County
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Children's Area
Age Group: Families
Program Type: Game Nights
Event Details:
Come play old school games! Scrabble chess, backgammon and more! ...

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.

Behind the Scenes Tour at Handley Library

July 20, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Age Group: Families
Event Details:
Handley tours will take you behind the scenes to all floors of the library.  Learn about the architecture, history, walk on the famous glass floors,  and see the well under the stage. Meet in the Rotunda for the tours.  All tours ar...

Tampa Taiko Japanese Drums

July 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Clarke County
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Barns @ Rosehill
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Music & Movement
Event Details:
Tampa Taiko presents an interactive program that covers the history of taiko, the music of Japan, modern drumming performance, and drum making using discarded barrels that have been recycled into taiko drums. Master Ron also demonstrates the Shakuhac...

Tampa Taiko Japanese Drums

July 23, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Music & Movement
Event Details:
Tampa Taiko presents an interactive program that covers the history of taiko, the music of Japan, modern drumming performance, and drum making using discarded barrels that have been recycled into taiko drums. Master Ron also demonstrates the Shakuhac...

Tampa Taiko Japanese Drums

July 23, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Music & Movement
Event Details:
Tampa Taiko presents an interactive program that covers the history of taiko, the music of Japan, modern drumming performance, and drum making using discarded barrels that have been recycled into taiko drums. Master Ron also demonstrates the Shakuhac...

Family Game Night

July 24, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Clarke County
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Children's Area
Age Group: Families
Program Type: Game Nights
Event Details:
Come play old school games! Scrabble chess, backgammon and more! ...

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...