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This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.
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LEGO Club

April 3, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
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 something new each week with LEGO bricks.   ...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

VIRTUAL Teen Game Night

April 3, 2020
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Off Site
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Program Type: Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Teen Game Night is VIRTUAL! We have had to cancel our teen events at the Bowman Library, but we can still meet online! Join the Minecraft Server  Play online games like Skribbleio and Jackbox Dungeons and Dragons channel Ch...
This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Nailed It! Competition

April 3, 2020
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Benham Gallery Room
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Program Type: Hangout, Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Test your culinary skills in this fast-paced, three-round competition. *Registration required ...
This event is in the "Families" group.

Trivia Night!

April 3, 2020
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Clarke County
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Barns @ Rosehill
Age Group: 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 "Children" 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.

Chess at Bowman Library

April 4, 2020
10:00am - 12:30pm
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Reading Porch
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Gaming
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. We gather each week to play casual and blitz chess games. Chess at Bowman Library is a student volunteer-run program. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Family Time

April 4, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Handley Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Storytime Nook
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Families
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Enjoy an early literacy program for the entire family who will learn through stories, rhymes, songs and more.   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

1000 Books before Kindergarten Celebration at Bowman Library

April 4, 2020
11:00am - 11:30am
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Families
Program Type: Story Sharing, Arts & Crafts, Music & Movement, Storytimes
Event Details:
Today we celebrate the success of our participants in the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program. These graduates and their families took the challenge to read/listen to 1000 books! We celebrate their accomplishments with 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.

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.

LEGO Club

April 4, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
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 something new each week with LEGO bricks.   ...
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 "Families" group.

Family Film: "Angry Birds 2"

April 4, 2020
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Families
Program Type: Film
Event Details:
Join us Saturdays for a family picnic and movie event.      ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.

Paws for Reading at Bowman Library

April 4, 2020
1:00pm - 2:15pm
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11
Program Type: Reading Program, Story Sharing
Event Details:
It's Paws for Reading! Read a favorite book to a four-legged reading tutor. It's Paws for Reading! These canine listeners are patient and love kids. Come meet our Therapy Dog International-certified therapy dogs. They are always eager to...

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.

This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Natsu Con Planning Committee

April 4, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Reading Porch
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Event Details:
We are seeking anime enthusiasts to help plan the Bowman Library's 2020 Natsu Con! Bring your ideas on cosplay, Japanese culture exploration, and other events.  For teens, ages 12 and up. Registration encouraged by not required.&n...
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 "Families" group.

Paws for Reading

April 4, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Clarke County
Cancelled
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Families
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Beginning readers can read a book to a loving and patient therapy dog! All Ages. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

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 "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.

Preschool Time

April 6, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Handley Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Storytime Nook
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Enjoy an early literacy program perfect for preschoolers who will learn through stories, rhymes, songs and more.   ...
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Toddler Storytime

April 6, 2020
11:00am - 11:30am
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Ages 0-5, Families
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
​Storytime for Toddlers (three and under) Bring your movers and shakers to a storytime designed especially for wiggly toddlers.   Early literacy enhancing activities include books, music, movement, and more.   Mondays at 11:00 a.m. ...

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.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.

Makerspace Mondays

April 6, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Handley Library
Cancelled
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.  Ages 6-11.   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.

Lego Club @ Bowman Library

April 6, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
Bring your imaginations and join us every week for a different building challenge!! January 6--In the Sky January 13--Pets January 20--Outer Space January 27--Construction Machines February 3--Inventions February 10--Superheroes ...
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 "Families" group.

PJ Boogie @ Bowman Library

April 6, 2020
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Families
Program Type: Story Sharing, Music & Movement
Event Details:
Wiggle the sillies out as we shake, rattle and roll at the library. Children are encouraged to wear their favorite PJs to the program. Free! No registration required. Bowman Library, Children's Room. ...

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.

This event is in the "Teens (12+)" group.

Teen Sketch & Draw

April 6, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Reading Porch - Teen Area
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Teen to teen drawing technique, encouragement and sharing for middle and high school students.  Bring your own sketch book or use some of our supplies! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.

Baby Time

April 7, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Handley Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: Storytime Nook
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Enjoy an early literacy program for infants consisting of stories, rhymes, bounces, and more.   ...
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 "Children" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Investigation Stations

April 7, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Families
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY Workshops, STEAM
Event Details:
Explore art and all of its properties through these events that are presented at Bowman Library. First and third Tuesdays, 6:00-7:00 p.m. Free! No registration required. Bowman Library, Children's Room ...
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 "Ages 0-5" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Preschool Storytime Bowman Library

April 8, 2020
11:00am - 11:30am
Bowman Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Ages 0-5, Families
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Join us as we sing with puppets, read some stories, and dance to music! Ages 3 and up. Bowman Library Children's Room at 11:00 a.m. Free! Early literacy enhancing-activities including books, music, movement, and more. ...

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.

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.

Tiny Tales at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley

April 8, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Off Site
Cancelled
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Join us for a special storytime at The Museum of the Shenandoah Valley. ...
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*...