Feb 11, 2016

Monday at the Library (2/15/16)

Storytimes

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

Programs & Events

"School's Out" Movie Monday, Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Montpelier Branch Library
Ages 5-13. Looking for something fun to do on your day off from school?  Bring your friends to the library and see a great PG movie.
Pizza and snacks provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.

Tai Chi, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
If you've never tried Tai Chi, now's your chance. Described as "meditation in motion" Tai Chi can be a gentle way to fight the stress of everyday living and may have a number of health benefits. Try it and see!

Saturday at the Library (2/13/16)

Programs & Events
 
Learn to Prune, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Bobbi Jo Jackson of the Hanover Master Gardeners will show you when, how, and why to prune your trees, shrubs, and other plants to keep them healthy and growing.

Valentine Fun Make & Take, 10:30 a.m. - noon
Location: Hanover Branch Library
Join us for a special love-filled make & take and make your own valentines.
Yummy snacks provided by the Hanover Branch Library Friends. 

Valentine Make & Take, 11:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Make & take a Valentine's Day card for someone special.

Second Saturday LEGO Club, 11:00 a.m. - noon
Location: Montpelier Branch Library
All ages. You bring your ideas, we'll provide the bricks!  Buildings, superheroes, animals - the sky's the limit! Enter to win a LEGO book, too.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.

Second Saturday Movie Matinee, 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library
Bring the whole family for a great family movie on the big screen at the library.
Popcorn & punch provided by the Friends of the West Point Library.

Valentine's Movie & Craft, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
Make a valentine for someone special and enjoy animated specials featuring your favorite characters.
Yummy treats provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

Friday at the Library (2/12/16)

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

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

Feb 8, 2016

Thursday at the Library (2/11/16)

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

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

Mother Goose 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

60 Seconds to Win It!, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Goochland Branch Library
Ages 11-18. No athletic skill or super smarts required, just have a sense of fun as you compete with your friends in fast and silly activities.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.

Wednesday at the Library (2/10/16)

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

Mother Goose 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

Learning Microsoft Word Class, 10:00 a.m. - noon
Location: Ashland Branch Library
Learn how to complete basic tasks in Microsoft Word 2010, like editing and saving a document, how to add formatting, and more.  Call 804-798-4072 or visit the library to sign up for this class.

60 Seconds to Win It!, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Ages 11-18. No athletic skill or super smarts required, just have a sense of fun as you compete with your friends in fast and silly activities.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

Adult Coloring Club, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Come color with us! Drop by each month to calm your mind, promote wellness, and have fun! We will supply some items, but you can also bring your own to share.

Tuesday at the Library (2/9/16)

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

Learning Microsoft Word Class, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Learn how to complete basic tasks in Microsoft Word 2010, like editing and saving a document, how to add formatting, and more.  Call 804-559-0654 or visit the library to sign up for this class.

Make Your Own Valentines, 6:45 - 7:45 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
All ages. Share a little love and creativity with handmade Valentines at the library.

Native Trees of Virginia, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Upper King William Branch Library
David Slack of the Virginia Department of Forestry shares information on how to care for, landscape with, when to plant, and where to buy trees native to Virginia.

Feb 5, 2016

Monday at the Library (2/8/16)

Storytimes

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

Programs & Events

Pajama Storytime, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Join us for a special bedtime Storytime in your PJs!
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

Tai Chi, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
If you've never tried Tai Chi, now's your chance. Described as "meditation in motion" Tai Chi can be a gentle way to fight the stress of everyday living and may have a number of health benefits. Try it and see!

Saturday at the Library (2/6/16)

Programs & Events

Magic Tree House Adventure Club, 11:00 a.m. - noon
Location: Goochland Branch Library
Ages 5-10. Go on adventures with Annie and Jack from the Magic Tree House and explore with crafts, games, activities, and more!
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.

Make a Valentine, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library
Ages 12 & up.  Bring a friend or loved one and make Valentines for each other.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the West Point Library.

Friday at the Library (2/5/16)

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

First Friday Films, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Location: Cochrane Rockville Branch Library
Round up the neighborhood crew and catch a full-length feature film on the big screen.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Rockville Library.

Feb 1, 2016

Thursday at the Library (2/4/16)

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

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

Mother Goose 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

"Snuggle with a Book" Storytime, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Montpelier Branch Library
Wear your coziest PJs and bring your favorite plush friend to enjoy warm & wonderful bedtime stories.
Cookies & milk provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.

Teen Movie Night, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Ages 11-18. See a great movie with your friends on the big screen!
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

Wednesday at the Library (2/3/16)

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

Mother Goose 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

Adult Coloring Club, 12:30 - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Come color with us! Drop by each month to calm your mind, promote wellness, and have fun! We will supply some items, but you can also bring your own to share.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

Learning Microsoft Word Class, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Goochland Branch Library
Learn how to complete basic tasks in Microsoft Word 2010, like editing and saving a document, how to add formatting, and more.  Call 804-556-4774 or visit the library to sign up for this class.

Make & Take Valentine Cards, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Location: King & Queen Branch Library
Ages 5-10. Create a Valentine's Day card to give to someone special.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the King & Queen Library.

Tuesday at the Library (2/2/16)

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

Knitting & Crochet Club, 10:00 a.m. - noon
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Are you a knitter or crocheter looking to expand your fiber-related circle and have a bit of fun?  Grab your needles, yarn, and patterns for fun conversation and  stitching. 

Jan 28, 2016

Monday at the Library (2/1/16)

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

Programs & Events

Tai Chi, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
If you've never tried Tai Chi, now's your chance. Described as "meditation in motion" Tai Chi can be a gentle way to fight the stress of everyday living and may have a number of health benefits. Try it and see!

Saturday at the Library (1/30/16)

Programs & Events

Superhero BASH!, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
BOOM! WHAM! KAPOW! Our Winter Celebration is back in "super" form.  Dress up as your favorite superhero, play games, and make crafts.
Heroic snacks provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

Friday at the Library (1/29/16)

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

Jan 26, 2016

Thursday at the Library (1/28/16)

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

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

Mother Goose 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

Movie Night, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library
Ages 13 & up. Bring a friend and join us for a great movie on the big screen.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the West Point Library.

Wednesday at the Library (1/27/16)

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

Mother Goose 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

Adult Coloring Club, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Come color with us! Drop by the first and third Wednesday, 12:30 - 2:00 p.m., or the second and fourth Wednesday, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m., each month to calm your mind, promote wellness, and have fun! We will supply some items, but you can also bring your own to share.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

Tuesday at the Library (1/26/16)

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

Jan 25, 2016

Schedule Changes for Tuesday, January 26, 2016

All Hanover County branch libraries and the Goochland Branch Library will open at 10:00 a.m.on Tuesday, January 26.