Jan 24, 2017

Thursday at the Library (1/26/17)

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

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, 5:30 - 7:45 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 (1/25/17)

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

Tuesday at the Library (1/24/17)

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 19, 2017

Monday at the Library (1/23/17)

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 - 7:30 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.

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

Saturday at the Library (1/21/17)

Programs & Events
Hanover Master Gardeners: Container Gardening, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
The Hanover Master Gardeners will show you how to create a beautiful container garden.

Winter Celebration: Under the Sea!, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
All ages. Enjoy games and activities featuring everyone's favorite fishies, Nemo and Dory.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

Magic Tree House Knights & Castles Party, Noon - 1:00 p.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library
Ages 5-10. Make catapults, swords, and a castle based on the Magic Tree House book, The Knight at Dawn.
Snacks fit for champions provided by the Friends of the West Point Library.

Teen Movie Matinee, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Ages 11-18. Enjoy a great movie on the big screen with your friends or family.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

Family Game Night, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Location: Cochrane Rockville Branch Library
Warm up with competitive fun playing Wii and board games with your family!
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Rockville Library.

Friday at the Library (1/20/17)

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 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 during the third Friday of every month for a fun afternoon with LEGOs.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the West Point Library.
 

Jan 16, 2017

Thursday at the Library (1/19/17)

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
Learning Microsoft Word Class, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. CANCELLED
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.

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.

Mr. Lemoncello's Library Olympics, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Goochland Branch Library
Ages 9-13.  It's a Lemoncello puzzle mystery!  Join us for a deliciously fun time packed with puzzles, clues, and surprises.  Call or visit the library to sign up.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Goochland Branch Library.

Reading Olympics Read-Aloud, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Get a jump on your reading as we read selections from titles on the Hanover County Reading Olympics list.  Then we'll ask you questions to help you prepare for competition day.  Call or visit the library for title information.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

Wednesday at the Library (1/18/17)

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

Tuesday at the Library (1/17/17)

Storytimes
Toddler Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime at 10:45 a.m.

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.

Programs & Events
Computer Basics Class, 10:00 a.m. - noon
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.

Knitting & Crochet Club, 10:00 a.m. - noon
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. 
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

Jan 12, 2017

Monday at the Library (1/16/17)

Storytimes
Mother Goose Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
Family Storytime at 10:45 a.m.

Programs & Events
Coloring for Adults, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Coloring isn't just for kids anymore!  Enjoy a creatively colorful time at the library.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.

Saturday at the Library (1/14/17)

Programs & Events
Winter Celebration: Under the Sea!, 10:30 a.m. - noon
All ages. Enjoy games and activities featuring everyone's favorite fishies, Nemo and Dory.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

Hanover Master Gardeners: Beautify Your World, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
The Hanover Master Gardeners will show you how to make your surroundings more beautiful with flowers.

Second Saturday LEGO Club, 11:00 a.m. - noon
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, 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
All ages. 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.

Friday at the Library (1/13/17)

Storytimes
Family Storytime at 10:45 a.m.

Family Storytime at 10:30 a.m.

Family Storytime at 10:30 a.m.

Programs & Events
Teen Movie & Pizza Night, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Ages 11-16.  See a great movie on the big screen with your friends!
Pizza peovided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

Jan 9, 2017

Inclement Weather Delay (1/10/17)

The Upper King William and West Point branch libraries will open at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, January 10.

Thursday at the Library (1/12/17)

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
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!

Get Fit while You Sit!, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Location: King & Queen Branch Library
Ages 18 & up. Join us for a short and simple, zero-impact cardio workout to elevate your heart rate while you sit in a chair.
Light refreshments provided by the Friends of the King & Queen Library. 

Teen Crafting & Gaming Circle, 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Bring your favorite crafts to work on and try out our craft of the month.  Play Wii games with your friends, too!
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

LEGO Extravaganza!, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Location: King & Queen Branch Library
Ages 5-10.  Build your coolest creations in one hour or less.  Work on your own or as a team with your friends..
Snacks provided by the Friends of the King & Queen Library.

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.

The Lemon Project: a Story of a Slave, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. CANCELLED
Location: Ashland Branch Library
Dr. Jody Allen will talk about the experiences of Lemon, an African-American slave at the College of William and Mary.
Sponsored by the Ashland Museum and the Ashland Branch Library.

Wednesday at the Library (1/11/17)

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
Genealogy Class, 10:00 a.m. - noon
Location: Goochland 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 804-556-4774 or visit the library to sign up for this class.

Tuesday at the Library (1/10/17)

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
Join us for a fun and friendly discussion!  Bring a friend!
Refreshments provided by the Hanover Branch Library Friends.

Teen Make & Take Movie Night, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Location: Cochrane Rockville Branch Library
Ages 11-18.  Make a Huntsman-themed craft while watching the movie with your friends.
Pizza and beverages provided by the Friends of 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.

The Upper King William and West Point branch libraries will open at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, January 10.

Jan 8, 2017

Inclement Weather Library Closing (1/9/17)

The West Point and King & Queen branch libraries will be closed on Monday, January 9. The Upper King William Branch Library will open at 10:30 a.m.

Jan 7, 2017

Inclement Weather Library Closing (1/7/17)

All branches of the Pamunkey Regional Library will be closed today, Saturday, January 7, due to inclement weather. Don't forget our digital library is always open at http://www.pamunkeylibrary.org/ebooks.htm. Stay safe and stay warm!