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Page Turner Adventures: Puppy Pals Show

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Virtual Events
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Author Talk, Reading Program, Story Sharing, Virtual Programs, Arts & Crafts, Friends Events, Music & Movement, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Today's lively adventure includes some extra special puppy pals! View today's adventure at http://handleyregional.org/pageturner. Page Turner Adventures transforms kids into Storyologists and sends them into the Once Upon a TIME ...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Teen Book Spotlight

1:00pm - 1:15pm
Virtual Events
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Story Sharing, Virtual Programs
Event Details:
Want to read a "good" book and have no idea where to start? Join us every Monday afternoon as a variety of books for teens  are presented and suggested! Every week is a different theme with a new selection of books; so be sure to check in and...
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 "Families" group.

Page Turner Adventures: Myrtle Over the Moon

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Virtual Events
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Author Talk, Reading Program, Story Sharing, Virtual Programs, Arts & Crafts, Friends Events, Music & Movement, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
"Myrtle Over the Moon" is a show that is sure to excite viewers of all ages! View today's adventure at http://handleyregional.org/pageturner. Page Turner Adventures transforms kids into Storyologists and sends them into the Once Upon a TIM...
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 "Families" group.

Page Turner Adventures: Author Tammi Sauer

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Virtual Events
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Author Talk, Reading Program, Story Sharing, Virtual Programs, Arts & Crafts, Friends Events, Music & Movement, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Tammi Sauer, author of "Wordy Birdy", "Chicken Dance", and many other children's books, delights us with a special program! View today's adventure at http://handleyregional.org/pageturner. Page Turner Adventures transforms kids into Storyo...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Teen Book Spotlight

1:00pm - 1:15pm
Virtual Events
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Story Sharing, Virtual Programs
Event Details:
Want to read a "good" book and have no idea where to start? Join us every Monday afternoon as a variety of books for teens  are presented and suggested! Every week is a different theme with a new selection of books; so be sure to check in and...
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 "Families" group.

Page Turner Adventures: Cow Spinner Craft

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Virtual Events
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Author Talk, Reading Program, Story Sharing, Virtual Programs, Arts & Crafts, Friends Events, Music & Movement, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Let's make a cow spinner! Instructions can be downloaded within the program. Craft kits with instructions are also available for pick up at your local library. (while supplies last) View today's adventure at http://handleyregional.org/...
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 "Families" group.

Page Turner Adventures: Farmer Kamal Bell

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Virtual Events
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Author Talk, Reading Program, Story Sharing, Virtual Programs, Arts & Crafts, Friends Events, Music & Movement, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
We present a special guest, Farmer Kamal Bell, who is on a mission to improve the quality of life within his community and beyond. Tune in to today's adventure to learn more and have some fun! View today's adventure at http://handleyregiona...
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.
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Adults, Families
Program Type: Virtual Programs, Book Sales, Friends Events
Event Details:
Friends  of HRLS Summer Used Book Sale comes to Bowman Library. Sale entrance is by side door near storage unit and parking lot. This sale is completely contained in the Bowman Library Meeting Room. This is the first day of a five day sa...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Teen Book Spotlight

1:00pm - 1:15pm
Virtual Events
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Story Sharing, Virtual Programs
Event Details:
Want to read a "good" book and have no idea where to start? Join us every Monday afternoon as a variety of books for teens  are presented and suggested! Every week is a different theme with a new selection of books; so be sure to check in and...
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.
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Adults, Families
Program Type: Virtual Programs, Book Sales, Friends Events
Event Details:
Expect the Unexpected Used Book Sale returns. Sale entrance is by side door near storage unit and parking lot. This sale is completely contained in the Bowman Library Meeting Room. This is the second day of a five day sale sale. Sale hours are Tue...
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 "Families" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Author Talk, Reading Program, Story Sharing, Virtual Programs, Arts & Crafts, Friends Events, Music & Movement, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
This program will walk you through making a super yummy Open Face Sandwich! Instructions can be downloaded within the program. Instructions are also available for pick up at your local library. (while supplies last) View today's adventure a...
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.
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Adults, Families
Program Type: Virtual Programs, Book Sales, Friends Events
Event Details:
Expect the Unexpected Used Book Sale returns. Sale entrance is by side door near storage unit and parking lot. This sale is completely contained in the Bowman Library Meeting Room. This is the third day of a five day sale sale. Sale hours are toda...
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.
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Adults, Families
Program Type: Virtual Programs, Book Sales, Friends Events
Event Details:
Expect the Unexpected Used Book Sale returns. Sale entrance is by side door near storage unit and parking lot. This sale is completely contained in the Bowman Library Meeting Room. This is the fourth day of a five day sale sale. Sale hours are Thu...
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 "Families" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Author Talk, Reading Program, Story Sharing, Virtual Programs, Arts & Crafts, Friends Events, Music & Movement, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Swim on over and create some coffee filter fish! Instructions can be downloaded within the program. Craft kits with instructions are also available for pick up at your local library. (while supplies last) View today's adventure at http://ha...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Teens (12+), Adults, Families
Program Type: Virtual Programs, Friends Events, Performances & Lectures
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
Guests are Andrea Schweigert, Kristine Villatoro and Melissa Ricks. Kristine Villatoro, Supervisor of Outreach at Potomac Appalachian Trail Club has long tradition of hiking beginning as a child and continuing as a parent herself. She found hiking...
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.

Used Book Sale - Summer Sale Last Day

10:00am - 5:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Adults, Families
Program Type: Virtual Programs, Book Sales, Friends Events
Event Details:
Expect the Unexpected Used Book Sale returns. Sale entrance is by side door near storage unit and parking lot. This sale is completely contained in the Bowman Library Meeting Room. This is the last day of a five day sale. Today's hours are 10 am t...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Teen Game Night Online

5:30pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Events
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Program Type: Gaming, Virtual Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Our Teen Game Night is VIRTUAL! We will have our Discord server available for teens who wish to join in for online games on Friday nights for the duration of the library closure. Join us!  Join the Minecraft Server  Play online...
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.

Bowman Library 20th Anniversary Celebration

11:00am - 1:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Adults, Families
Event Details:
We are thrilled to be celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Mary Jane and James L. Bowman Library, which opened to the public on July 16, 2001. An anniversary celebration will be held on Saturday, July 17, at Bowman Library from 11 AM to 1 PM. The ...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Teen Book Spotlight

1:00pm - 1:15pm
Virtual Events
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Story Sharing, Virtual Programs
Event Details:
Want to read a "good" book and have no idea where to start? Join us every Monday afternoon as a variety of books for teens  are presented and suggested! Every week is a different theme with a new selection of books; so be sure to check in and...
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 "Families" group.

Page Turner Adventures: Pawcademy Awards

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Virtual Events
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Author Talk, Reading Program, Story Sharing, Virtual Programs, Arts & Crafts, Friends Events, Music & Movement, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Be our special guest and join us for the Pawcademy Awards! View today's adventure at http://handleyregional.org/pageturner. Page Turner Adventures transforms kids into Storyologists and sends them into the Once Upon a TIME MACHINE where th...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Teen Crafternoons

4:30pm - 5:00pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Outdoor West Esplanade
Age Group: Children, Teens (12+)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
It's time to get crafty! From macrame to resin art, try the latest craft trends to pick up a new summer hobby. Pick up a Grab-and-Go Kit at the Handley branch for all supplies. Program held outside on the West Reading Room Esplanade (enter through th...
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 "Families" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Author Talk, Reading Program, Story Sharing, Virtual Programs, Arts & Crafts, Friends Events, Music & Movement, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Children's author and illustrator, Pat Cummings, presents a special reading of "Harvey Moon"! View today's adventure at http://handleyregional.org/pageturner. Page Turner Adventures transforms kids into Storyologists and sends them in...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Teen Book Spotlight

1:00pm - 1:15pm
Virtual Events
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Story Sharing, Virtual Programs
Event Details:
Want to read a "good" book and have no idea where to start? Join us every Monday afternoon as a variety of books for teens  are presented and suggested! Every week is a different theme with a new selection of books; so be sure to check in and...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

TeenSTEAM Camp

10:30am - 12:00pm
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Program Type: STEAM, Workshops & Camps
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Get into the mindset of a creative engineer as we channel our STEAM skills in this 3-day digital technology camp. Participants will receive a Grab-and-Go Kit at the Handley branch for all supplies during the program. *Registration required. Ages 12+....