Jul 21, 2016

Monday at the Library (7/25/16)

Storytimes

Mother Goose Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Family Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library

Programs & Events

"It'll Give You Chills!" Movie Night, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Hanover Branch Library
Ages 11-18. See a free movie based on R.L. Stine's scary stories. Bring a friend!
Pizza and popcorn provided by the Hanover Branch Library Friends.

UKW Adult Book Club, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Upper King William Branch Library
Call or visit the library for title information.

Saturday at the Library (7/23/16)

Programs & Events

Family LEGO Engineering, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Let your imagination run wild and build your own LEGO creations.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

REMINDER: Today is the last day to turn in your photos for the Mechanicsville Branch Library's Vacation/Staycation Photo Contest.  See the Mechanicsville Branch Library's page for all the details.

Friday at the Library (7/22/2016)

Storytimes

Family Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Location: Hanover Branch Library

Family Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Location: Cochrane Rockville Branch Library

Family Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library

Programs & Events

Friday Morning Movie, 10:00 a.m. - noon
Location: Goochland Branch Library

See a great kids' movie on the big screen at the library.
Popcorn provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.

Jul 18, 2016

Thursday at the Library (7/21/16)

Storytimes

Mother Goose Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Family Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 11:30 a.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library

Toddler Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Mother Goose Storytime at 11:30 a.m.
Location: Goochland Branch Library

Family Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Location: King & Queen Branch Library

Toddler Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Family Storytime at 11:15 a.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library

Programs & Events

Mother Nature's Travelin' Road Show
The Virginia Living Museum's kid-friendly show returns to the library with up close and personal experiences with the animals of Virginia.
Location: Ashland Branch Library, 11:00 a.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library, 1:30 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library, 3:30 p.m.

Embroidery Workshop, 10:30 - noon
Location: Upper King William Branch Library
Ages 11- Adult.  Learn and practice basic embroidery stitches.  Supplies will be provided, but you are welcome to bring your own and/or any embroidered works you want to share.

Read 2 Rover, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Location: Cochrane Rockville Branch Library
Read 2 Rover provides comfort and motivation for beginning readers as they read aloud to therapy dogs.  Call or visit the library for more information or to register for this rewarding program.

Summer Reading Check-in, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Location: Goochland Branch Library
Have a Summer Reading Check-In with the County’s Elementary School Librarians and get a treat from the KONA ICE truck!
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.

Wednesday at the Library (7/20/16)

Storytimes

Mother Goose Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Toddler Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 11:30 a.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library

Toddler Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Family Storytime at 11:15 a.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library

Family Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Location: Montpelier Branch Library

Family Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Location: Upper King William Branch Library

Programs & Events

Mother Nature's Travelin' Road Show
The Virginia Living Museum's kid-friendly show returns to the library with up close and personal experiences with the animals of Virginia.
Location: Cochrane Rockville Branch Library, 11:00 a.m.
Location: Goochland Branch Library, 1:30 p.m.
Location: Montpelier Branch Library, 3:30 p.m.

Your Best Self Yet, 6:00 -7:00 p.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
Join us for a series program (Wednesdays June 15 through August 3) on how you can be your best self yet.  Each week will focus on a different aspect of self-improvement and will be led by a local nutritionist.

Tuesday at the Library (7/19/16)

Storytimes

Toddler Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library

Mother Goose Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Family Storytime at 11:15 a.m.
Family Storytime at 6:45 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library

Programs & Events

Mother Nature's Travelin' Road Show
The Virginia Living Museum's kid-friendly show returns to the library with up close and personal experiences with the animals of Virginia.
Location: West Point Branch Library, 11:00 a.m.
Location: Upper King William Branch Library, 1:30 p.m.
Location: King & Queen Branch Library, 4:00 p.m.

Jul 14, 2016

Monday at the Library (7/18/16)

Storytimes
 
Mother Goose Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Family Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library

Programs & Events

Mother Nature's Travelin' Road Show
The Virginia Living Museum's kid-friendly show returns to the library with up close and personal experiences with the animals of Virginia.
Location: Atlee Branch Library, 11:00 a.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library, 1:30 p.m.
Location: Hanover Branch Library, 3:30 p.m.

Eat Chocolate for the Win!, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Goochland Branch Library
Ages 11-18. Join us for chocolate-y fun with races and contests.  Bring your appetites and your friends.
Pizza & more provided by the Friends of the Goochland Branch Library.

Saturday at the Library (7/16/2016)

Programs & Events

Shark Week at the Library, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Hanover Branch Library
Who loves Shark Week?  See all of the shark things the library offers and make a shark-y craft.
Tasty snacks for apex predators provided by the Hanover Branch Library Friends.

"Drive-in" Movie for Kids, 10:30 a.m. - noon
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Ages 4-10. Decorate a "car" made out of boxes and then "park" it at our drive-in for a movie.  Sign-ups requested.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

Batting Contest, Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Montpelier Branch Library
Ages 11-18.  Bring your bats, balls, and gloves and show us what you've got.  Win Flying Squirrels tickets.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.

Comedy Classic Movie Matinee, Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library
Ages 16 & up. Join us for lunch and a classic comedy on the big screen!
Subs and snacks provided by the Friends of the West Point Library.

Ink It!, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Ages 18 to adult.  Learn how to draw in pen & ink with Celeste Johnston, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts faculty member and "Arts in the Garden" instructor. This is a two-part class.  First session is Saturday, July 9. Space is limited.  Call or visit the library to sign up.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

Friday at the Library (7/15/2016)

Storytimes

Family Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Location: Hanover Branch Library

Family Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Location: Cochrane Rockville Branch Library

Family Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library

Programs & Events

Friday Morning Movie, 10:00 a.m. - noon
Location: Goochland Branch Library
See a great kids' movie on the big screen at the library.
Popcorn provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.

Let's Draw!, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Ages 11-18.  Try out techniques that make drawing easy and fun.  Beginners welcome!  Call or visit the library to sign up.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

LEGOMania @ the Library, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library
Ages 5-12.  Join us for a fun afternoon with LEGOs.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the West Point Library.

Jul 11, 2016

Thursday at the Library (7/14/16)

Storytimes

Mother Goose Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Family Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 11:30 a.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library

Toddler Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Mother Goose Storytime at 11:30 a.m.
Location: Goochland Branch Library

Toddler Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Family Storytime at 11:15 a.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library

Programs & Events

Life-Sized Board Game, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
Ages 5-18. Ever wanted to be a real part of your favorite board game?  Now's your chance to be human-sized pieces in a classic game.

Wednesday at the Library (7/13/16)

Storytimes

Mother Goose Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Toddler Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 11:30 a.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library

Toddler Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Family Storytime at 11:15 a.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library

Family Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Location: Montpelier Branch Library

Family Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Location: Upper King William Branch Library

Prpgrams & Events

Teddy Bear Games, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Cochrane Rockville Branch Library
Bring your teddy bear (or favorite plush friend) and compete together in events like the Froggy Long Jump and the Balance Beam.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Rockville Library.

Your Best Self Yet, 6:00 -7:00 p.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
Join us for a series program (Wednesdays June 15 through August 3) on how you can be your best self yet.  Each week will focus on a different aspect of self-improvement and will be led by a local nutritionist.

Tuesday at the Library (7/12/16)

Storytimes

Toddler Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library

Mother Goose Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Family Storytime at 11:15 a.m.
Family Storytime at 6:45 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library

Programs & Events

Hanover Book Club, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Hanover Branch Library
Call or visit the library for title information.
Refreshments provided by the Hanover Branch Library Friends.

The Great Chocolate Challenge, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library
Ages 11-18.  Test your chocolate skills with tastings, trivia, and games.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the West Point Library.

Family Board Game Night, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Upper King William Branch Library
Spend a fun evening at the library playing board games with your family and friends.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Upper King William Library.

Jul 7, 2016

Monday at the Library (7/11/16)

Storytimes

Mother Goose Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Family Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library

Programs & Events

Family Game Night: On Your Mark! Get Set! GO!, 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: King & Queen Branch Library
Grab your family and friends and have fun playing games like sack races, ring toss, jump rope, and clothespin in a bottle, to name a few.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the King & Queen Library.

Pajama Storytime, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Bring your favorite snuggly friend for a special evening Storytime.  Wear your PJs and slippers, too!
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

"Sun & Fun!" Teen Art Program, 6:30 -7:30 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Ages 11-18. Upcycle your old t-shirts into a beach bag or bathing suit cover up (requires an oversized t-shirt). No sewing required. Sign-ups requested.

Saturday at the Library (7/9/16)

Programs & Events

Second Saturday Movie Matinee, Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library
Bring the whole family for a great movie on the big screen at the library.
Popcorn & drinks provided by the Friends of the West Point Library.

Ink It!, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Ages 18 to adult.  Learn how to draw in pen & ink with Celeste Johnston, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts faculty member and "Arts in the Garden" instructor. This is a two-part class.  Next session is Saturday, July 16. Space is limited.  Call or visit the library to sign up.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

Retro Gaming Tote Bag, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Cochrane Rockville Branch Library
Ages 11-18.  Create a one of a kind tote bag inspired by retro video games like Pac-Man, Donkey Kong, and Frogger.
Pizza provided by the Friends of the Rockville Library.

Friday at the Library (7/8/16)

Storytimes

Family Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Location: Hanover Branch Library

Family Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Location: Cochrane Rockville Branch Library

Family Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library

Programs & Events

Friday Morning Movie, 10:00 a.m. - noon
Location: Goochland Branch Library
See a great kids' movie on the big screen at the library.
Popcorn provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.

Jesse Joyner, Juggler
Everyone will enjoy Jesse's highly skilled performance full of wonderful surprises and humor. He juggles! He rides a unicycle! He juggles while riding a unicycle! It's a balancing act you have to see to believe.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library, 11:00 a.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library, 1:30 p.m.

Teen Movie Night, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
Ages 11-16. Enjoy a great movie on the big screen!
Pizza provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

Jul 5, 2016

Thursday at the Library (7/7/16)

Storytime

Mother Goose Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Family Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 11:30 a.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library

Toddler Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Mother Goose Storytime at 11:30 a.m.
Location: Goochland Branch Library

Toddler Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Family Storytime at 11:15 a.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library

Programs & Events

Jesse Joyner, Juggler
Everyone will enjoy Jesse's highly skilled performance full of wonderful surprises and humor. He juggles! He rides a unicycle! He juggles while riding a unicycle! It's a balancing act you have to see to believe.
Location: Montpelier Branch Library, 11:00 a.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library, 1:30 p.m.
Location: Hanover Branch Library, 4:30 p.m.

Family Movie Matinee, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Bring the whole family for a great movie on the big screen at the library.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

Wednesday at the Library (7/6/16)

Storytimes

Mother Goose Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Toddler Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 11:30 a.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library

Toddler Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Family Storytime at 11:15 a.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library

Family Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Location: Montpelier Branch Library

Family Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Location: Upper King William Branch Library

Programs & Events

Jesse Joyner, Juggler
Everyone will enjoy Jesse’s highly skilled performance full of wonderful surprises and humor. He juggles! He rides a unicycle! He juggles while riding a unicycle! It’s a balancing act you have to see to believe.
Location: Cochrane Rockville Branch Library, 11:00 a.m.
Location: Goochland Branch Library, 1:30 p.m.

Your Best Self Yet, 6:00 -7:00 p.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
Join us for a series program (Wednesdays June 15 through August 3) on how you can be your best self yet.  Each week will focus on a different aspect of self-improvement and will be led by a local nutritionist.

Tuesday at the Library (7/5/16)

Storytimes

Toddler Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library

Mother Goose Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Family Storytime at 11:15 a.m.
Family Storytime at 6:45 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library

Programs & Events

Jesse Joyner, Juggler
Everyone will enjoy Jesse’s highly skilled performance full of wonderful surprises and humor. He juggles! He rides a unicycle! He juggles while riding a unicycle! It’s a balancing act you have to see to believe.
Location: West Point Branch Library, 11:00 a.m.
Location: Upper King William Branch Library, 1:30 p.m.
Location: King & Queen Branch Library, 4:30 p.m.

Jun 30, 2016

Scheduled Library Closing for Monday, July 4

All branches of the Pamunkey Regional Library will be closed Monday, July 4, 2016. Branches will open at our regular times on Tuesday, July 5, 2016. Have a safe and happy Fourth of July holiday!

Friday at the Library (7/1/16)

Storytimes

Family Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Location: Hanover Branch Library

Family Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Location: Cochrane Rockville Branch Library

Family Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library

Programs & Events

Friday Morning Movie, 10:00 a.m. - noon
Location: Goochland Branch Library
See a great kids' movie on the big screen at the library.
Popcorn provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.

Summer Break Movie Matinee, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
Beat the heat with a cool movie on the big screen!
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

First Friday Films, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Location: Cochrane Rockville Branch Library
Bring the whole crew for a great movie on the big screen!
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Rockville Library.