Upcoming Events

Registration Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

STEAMWorks

June 26, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Ages 6-11
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
  Join us for science, technology, engineering, art and math activities for curious minds! Ages 6-12. Registration required. ...

BreakerSpace

June 27, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
  Once a month we will explore how things are made by taking items from old toys to old technology apart. Let's see what makes them tick.  Tools and protective eyewear provided.  (ages 6-12) ...

Crafternoons

June 28, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
  It's time to get crafty!  Participate in a variety of guided craft activities. Ages 6-12. Registration required. ...

LEGO Club

June 28, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
  Design and construct weekly challenges with LEGO bricks. Ages 6-12. ...

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.

Storytelling Camp

June 29, 2019
10:30am - 12:30pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Ages 6-11
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
People of all ages love a good story and often never forget it.  Join us for this camp as we discover the tricks to successful storytelling – to holding audiences spellbound!  We’ll have fun in this camp as we learn how to enchant our audie...

Family Storytime

June 29, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11
Program Type: Music & Movement, Storytimes
Event Details:
The whole family enjoys stories, songs, puppetry and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading. ...

LEGO Club

June 29, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
  Design and construct weekly challenges with LEGO bricks. Ages 6-12.​​​​​​​ ...

It's Showtime - HRLS Puppets on Tour

July 1, 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+)
Program Type: Reading Program, Music & Movement, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Teen puppeteers of Handley Regional Library System bring a program of song and dance to audiences in our library system. It’s Showtime at Your Library comes to life! ...

It's Showtime - HRLS Puppets on Tour

July 1, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Program Type: Reading Program, Music & Movement, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Teen puppeteers of Handley Regional Library System bring a program of song and dance to audiences in our library system. It’s Showtime at Your Library comes to life! ...

Makerspace Mondays

July 1, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
  Put on your maker hats and join us for self-directed Makerspace activities to make-and -take. Ages 6-12. ...

LEGO Club

July 1, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
Join us at Bowman Library to design, build, and invent using LEGO® bricks.  Challenge yourself each week with a new theme for your creations. We provide the LEGO® bricks; you provide the creativity! All creations will be displayed...

It's Showtime - HRLS Puppets on Tour

July 2, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Program Type: Reading Program, Music & Movement, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Teen puppeteers of Handley Regional Library System bring a program of song and dance to audiences in our library system. It’s Showtime at Your Library comes to life! ...

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 ...

The Many Sounds of Music

July 3, 2019
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Bowman Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11
Program Type: Music & Movement, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Come explore literature and science behind musical instruments and create your own. Each session will explore a different family of musical instruments. We'll explore instruments in literature, look at the science of how the sound is being created, t...

STEAMWorks

July 3, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Ages 6-11
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
  Join us for science, technology, engineering, art and math activities for curious minds! Ages 6-12. Registration required. ...

Color With a Sheriff

July 3, 2019
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11
Event Details:
  Get to know our local Sheriffs.  Hear a story and do an activity.  ...

Crafternoons

July 5, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
  It's time to get crafty!  Participate in a variety of guided craft activities. Ages 6-12. Registration required. ...

LEGO Club

July 5, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
  Design and construct weekly challenges with LEGO bricks. Ages 6-12. ...

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.

Storytelling Camp

July 6, 2019
10:30am - 12:30pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Handley Robinson Auditorium
Age Group: Ages 6-11
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
People of all ages love a good story and often never forget it.  Join us for this camp as we discover the tricks to successful storytelling – to holding audiences spellbound!  We’ll have fun in this camp as we learn how to enchant our audie...

Family Storytime

July 6, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11
Program Type: Music & Movement, Storytimes
Event Details:
The whole family enjoys stories, songs, puppetry and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading. ...

LEGO Club

July 6, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
  Design and construct weekly challenges with LEGO bricks. Ages 6-12.​​​​​​​ ...

Sensory Sensitive Storytime

July 6, 2019
11:30am - 12:00pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
  Enjoy an early literacy program especially geared to children on the autism spectrum and those with sensory integration challenges. Registration required. ...

Family Film: "Finding Dory"

July 6, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11
Program Type: Film
Event Details:
Join us Saturdays for a family picnic and movie.  Families are encouraged to bring a picnic lunch.    ...

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...

Impressions Theatre

July 8, 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+)
Program Type: Reading Program, Music & Movement, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Touring drama group, Impressions Theatre, brings live theater to our libraries. Inspector Clue is on the case again. This time, he’s hired by his long-time friend, Dewey the Librarian, to solve a most mysterious puzzle. It seems that all the stories ...