Sep 26, 2016

Thursday at the Library (9/29/16)

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 10:45 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
Make Your Own Fall Wreath, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Ages 18 & up. Make a beautiful fall wreath for your home at this fun night out.  Bring a friend!  Class size is limited so call or visit the library to sign up.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

Wednesday at the Library (9/28/16)

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 10:00 a.m.
Location: Montpelier Branch Library

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

Tuesday at the Library (9/27/16)

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
Garden Talk with Lance Gardner, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Upper King William Branch Library
Bring your questions and join Lance as he shares garden tips for growing healthy plants.  See beautiful photos of Lance's home garden, too.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Upper King William Library.

Monday at the Library (9/26/16)

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

Programs & Events
Paws to READ, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Is your child a reluctant reader?  Sign them up for a 20 minute session reading to Chrissie, a Paws to READ reading education assistance dog.  Call or visit the branch to sign up.

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!

UKW Adult Book Club, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Upper King William Branch Library
Join us for a lively book discussion. Call or visit the branch title information.

Sep 20, 2016

Thursday at the Library (9/22/16)

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 10:45 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
Movie Night @ the Library, 5:30 - 7:45 p.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library
Ages 16 & up. See a great movie on the big screen with your friends!
Pizza & popcorn provided by the Friends of the West Point Library.

Tiny Doodles, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Ages 11-18. The 2D world is breaking through and you can create 2D doodles to interact with our 3D world.  Call or visit the library to sign up.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

Family Game Night, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: King & Queen Branch Library
All ages. Join us for a fun night out playing board games with your family.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the King & Queen Library.

Wednesday at the Library (9/21/16)

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 10:00 a.m.
Location: Montpelier Branch Library

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

Tuesday at the Library (9/20/16)

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
How to Stage Your Home, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Planning to sell your home?  The real estate market is competitive and staging your home effectively can help you sell fast and for more money.  Learn tips & tricks from the experts, Kay Tyler (Sterling Home Staging) and Liz Hart (Liz Hart Designs).

Sep 15, 2016

Monday at the Library (9/19/16)

Storytimes
Mother Goose Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Family Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
 
Programs & Events
Coloring for Adults, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Goochland Branch Library
Coloring isn't just for kids anymore!  Enjoy a creatively colorful time at the library.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Goochland 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 (9/17/16)

Programs & Events
Fun with Pete the Cat, 11:00 a.m. - noon
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Listen to your favorite Pete the Cat stories and make a great craft at this special Storytime program.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.
 
Pirates @ the Library, 11:00 a.m.
Location:Mechanicsville Branch Library
All ages. Hey Bookaneers! Come to "Scalleywag School" to learn how to be a pirate & find pirate treasure. Costumes welcome!

Friday at the Library (9/16/16)

Storytimes
Family Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Location: Cochrane Rockville Branch Library
 
Family Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library
 
Family Storytime at 10:45 a.m.
Locatio at 10:45 a.m.
Location: Hanover Branch Library
 
Programs & Events
Friday Playgroup, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Moms, dads, grandparents, and caregivers.  Socialize with other adults while your children make new friends at our new monthly Friday Playgroup, on the third Friday of each month.
 
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.

Sep 12, 2016

Thursday at the Library (9/15/16)

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 10:45 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
Learning Microsoft Word Class, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Mechanicsville 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 804-746-9615 or visit the library to sign up for this class.

Relax with Adult Coloring, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Upper King William Branch Library
Have fun, socialize, and relax while coloring creatively at the library.  Coloring supplies provided, but you're welcome to bring your own crayons, markers, etc. to use or share.

"Leaving neither Wife, Child, nor Father" 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
James B. Upton will discuss his research on the Civil War origins of Ashland's Woodland Cemetery, including the stories of soldiers buried there, the early history of the Slash Cottage Resort Hotel, and the town of Ashland.
Light refreshments provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

Wednesday at the Library (9/14/16)

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 10:00 a.m.
Location: Montpelier Branch Library

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

Tuesday at the Library (9/13/16)

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
Teen Make & Take Movie Night, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Cochrane Rockville Branch Library
Ages 11-18.  Looking for a fun, free night out with your friends?  Have we got a new monthly program for you!  In September, make a Divergent faction-themed keychain while watching the movie.
Dinner and beverages provided by the Friends of the Rockville Library.

Computer Basics Class, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Covers beginning computer skills like finding out about the parts of a computer, learning how to use a mouse, beginning to explore & search the Internet, and how to create and save documents with Microsoft Word 2010. Call 804-559-0654 or visit the library to sign up for this class.

Roald Dahl's 100th Birthday Party, 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
Ages 5-10. Celebrate author Roald Dahl's birthday at the library!  We'll read excerpts from "The BFG," make a Dream Jar, and have lots of fun.
Cupcakes provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

Sep 8, 2016

Monday at the Library (9/12/16)

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

Programs & Events
Genealogy Class, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
Learn how to search for  information to build your family tree using Ancestry Library Edition and HeritageQuest. (Basic computer experience is preferred.) You must call 804-798-4072 or visit the library to sign up for this class.

 Computer Basics Class, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
Covers beginning computer skills like finding out about the parts of a computer, learning how to use a mouse, beginning to explore & search the Internet, and how to create and save documents with Microsoft Word 2010. Call 804-798-4072 or visit the library to sign up for this class.

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.

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 (9/10/16)

Programs & Events
Raised Bed Gardening, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
The Hanover Master Gardeners share tips and tricks on how to get the best out of your raised bed gardens.

Magnet Mania, 10:30 a.m. - noon
Location: Hanover Branch Library
Ages 5-10. Join us for cool, science related activities.  Make a sensory bottle or magnetic slime.
Snacks provided by the Hanover Branch Library Friends.

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 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 & punch provided by the Friends of the West Point Library.

Friday at the Library (9/9/16)

Programs & Events
Teen Movie Night with Popcorn Bar, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
Ages 11-16.  See a great movie on the big screen and customize your snacks.  Bring a friend!
Popcorn Bar provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

Sep 5, 2016

Thursday at the Library (9/8/16)

Programs & Events

PRL Genealogy Club, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Interested in researching your family tree?  Enjoy sharing tips with other researchers?  Need access to research materials or occasional help?  Join us at our new Genealogy Club!

Paws to READ, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Montpelier Branch Library
Is your child a reluctant reader?  Sign them up for a 20 minute session reading to Chrissie, a Paws to READ reading education assistance dog.  Call or visit the branch to sign up.

Tuesday at the Library (9/6/16)

Programs & Events


Teen Tuesday: The Donut Decision
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Tuesday, September 6, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Ages 11-18. Cast your vote for your favorite donut and help determine who has the best donuts in town.  Goofy games provided at no extra charge!
Donuts and milk provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

Sep 1, 2016

Scheduled Library Closing: Monday, Sept. 5

All branches of the Pamunkey Regional Library will be closed on Monday, September 5.  We will re-open at our regular business hours on Tuesday, September 6.  Have a safe and happy Labor Day holiday.

Friday at the Library (9/2/16)

Programs & Events


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