Sep 30, 2015

Monday at the Library (10/5/15)

Storytimes 

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

Programs & Events

Learning Microsoft Word Class, 10:00 a.m. - noon
Location: West Point 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 804-843-3244 or visit the library to sign up for this class.

Computer Basics Class, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Upper King William 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 804-769-3731 or visit the library to sign up for this class.

Learning Microsoft Word Class, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
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.

Saturday at the Library (10/3/15)

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.

Friday at the Library (10/2/15)

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.
Location: Hanover Branch Library

Programs & Events

First Friday Films, 4:30 - 6:30 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.

Sep 28, 2015

Thursday at the Library (10/1/15)

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

Nutrition for Diabetics & Pre-diabetics, 11:00 a.m. - noon
Location: Upper King William Branch Library
Join Jacqueline R. Ambrose, Registered Dietitian with Riverside Hospital, for a discussion about portion control and good choices for meals and snacks.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the UKW Library.

Wednesday at the Library (9/30/15)

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 (9/29/15)

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

Sep 24, 2015

Monday at the Library (9/28/15)

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
Join us for a lively book discussion. Call or visit the branch title information.

Saturday at the Library (9/26/15)

Programs & Events

Alternatives for Invasive, Overused, and other Problem Plants, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Are you overwhelmed dealing with invasive or problem plants?  Emily Gianfortoni with the Hanover Master Gardeners will share tips and tricks on dealing with them.
Refreshments provided by the Hanover Master Gardeners.

Campout Fun, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Enjoy campout fun in the library with your family and friends!
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

Friday at the Library (9/24/15)

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.
Location: Hanover Branch Library

Sep 21, 2015

Thursday at the Library (9/24/2015)

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 @ the Library, 6:00 - 8:00 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.

Quick 'n' Easy Appetizers and Starters, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
Looking for a quick and delicious addition to your dinner?  Learn four simple, but tasty, recipes to dress up your meal.  Call or visit the library to sign up for this fun cooking class.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

Wednesday at the Library (9/23/2015)

Storytimes

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 (9/22/2015)

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

Sep 17, 2015

Monday at the Library (9/21/15)

Storytimes

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

Programs & Events

Computer Basics Class, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Upper King William 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 804-769-3731 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.


Clothing in Jane Austen's Life and Novels, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Are you a Jane Austen fan?  Join Colleen Callahan, former Curator of Costume and Textiles at the Valentine Museum, for a visual presentation on Regency Era clothing.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

Listen to Your Gut, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library
Let's focus on improving our gut wealth by learning about the importance of adding naturally fermented foods to our diet.  See a demo on making homemade sauerkraut and a kombucha tasting, too!
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the West Point Library

Saturday at the Library (9/19/15)

Programs & Events

Container Gardening, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Has your winter been a little drab and lacking in color?  Bring color into your yard with winter container gardening tips from Dave Myers of the Hanover Master Gardeners.
Refreshments provided by the Hanover Master Gardeners.

Friday at the Library (9/18/15)

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

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.

Sep 14, 2015

Thursday at the Library (9/17/15)

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

Montpelier Morning Book Discussion Group, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Montpelier Branch Library
Let's focus on new beginnings as the kids head back to school.  Read a book of your choice on making a fresh start, then join us at the library for coffee and conversation.  New members welcome!
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.

James River Storytime, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: Goochland Branch Library
Ages 3-5.  This early literacy Storytime focuses on rivers, lakes, and other bodies of water.  Listen to stories, sing songs, see exhibits, and create a craft.

Wednesday at the Library (9/16/15)

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 (9/15/15)

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

A Night with the Ashland Museum, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
You won't see Teddy Roosevelt, but there are treasures untold in the Ashland Museum, linking our past to our present and preserving it for the future.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

Sep 10, 2015

Monday at the Library (9/14/15)

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.

Canning & Preserving Foods, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: King & Queen Branch Library
Find out how to can and preserve different kinds of food with Susiette Jackson.
Refreshments 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.

Saturday at the Library (9/12/15)

Programs & Events

Lawn Care with Hanover Master Gardeners, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Joel Klein with Hanover Master Gardeners will share tips and tricks on how to keep your lawn green and beautiful.
Refreshments provided by the Hanover Master Gardeners.

Breakfast Storytime, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
Ages 0-10 (with their families). Join us in your PJs for a special Saturday morning Storytime!
Breakfast pastries and beverages provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

Do You Want a Pet?, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Hanover Branch Library
All ages. Is it time to welcome a furry, scaly, or feathery friend into your family?  Meet our guests - a gerbil, chicken, and a Pyrenees dog - and talk to their owners about what makes them special.
Refreshments provided by the Hanover Branch Library Friends.

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.

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.

LEGO Engineering, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
All ages. Design your favorite LEGO creation at the library.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

Friday at the Library (9/11/15)

Programs & Events

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

Sep 8, 2015

Thursday at the Library (9/10/15)

Programs & Events

Learning Microsoft Word Class, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: West Point 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 804-843-3244 or visit the library to sign up for this class.

Tuesday at the Library (9/8/15)

Programs & Events

Hanover Book Club, 1:00 -2:00 p.m.
Location: Hanover Branch Library
Bring a friend and chat about a great book.
Refreshments provided by the Hanover Branch Library Friends.

Must Love Words, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
Writers, are you looking for inspiration?  Need readers with a discerning eye?  Join us for constructive feedback and discussion about the craft of writing on the second Tuesday of each month, beginning Sept. 8.

Sep 3, 2015

Library Closing 9/5/15-9/7/15

All branches of the Pamunkey Regional Library will be closed on Saturday, September 5 and Monday, September 7.  They will re-open at their normal business hours on Tuesday, September 8.
Have a safe Labor Day holiday!

Friday at the Library (9/4/15)

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.