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.

Jan 24, 2016

Schedule Changes for Monday, January 25, 2016

UPDATE: The Goochland Branch Library will close at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, January 25.
 
The West Point Branch Library will be opening at 10:30 a.m. The Goochland Branch Library will be opening at 11:00 a.m. All Hanover County branch libraries, the King & Queen Branch Library, and the Upper King William Branch Library will be closed today

The Scrap Happy Scrapbooking program at the West Point Branch Library will be rescheduled. We'll post the new day and time soon!

The Adult Book Club meeting scheduled for tonight at the Upper King William Library will also be rescheduled.

Don't forget, our eBooks and databases are always available at www.pamunkeylibrary.org/ebooks.htm and www.pamunkeylibrary.org/databases.

Jan 22, 2016

Schedule Changes for Saturday, January 23, 2016

All branches of the Pamunkey Regional Library will be closed tomorrow due to inclement weather. Don't forget, our eBooks and databases are always available at www.pamunkeylibrary.org/ebooks.htm and www.pamunkeylibrary.org/databases. Be safe and stay warm!

Jan 21, 2016

Schedule Changes for Friday, January 22, 2016

As of 1:30 p.m., the West Point Branch Library is now closed.  All Hanover County branch libraries, the Goochland Branch Library, and the Upper King William Branch Library will be closed Friday (1/22) due to inclement weather. We'll post any further branch closings here, so be safe and stay warm!

Monday at the Library (1/25/16)

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 - 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.

Scrap Happy Scrapbooking Fun!, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library
Are you a beginner or seasoned scrapbooker?  Bring a friend and preserve a memory and create new ones with your photos.  Supplies provided, but feel free to bring your own, too.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the West Point Library.

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.

Sunday at the Library (1/24/16)

Note: This program has been re-scheduled for Sunday, April 10 at 3:00 p.m.

Programs & Events

The History Crisis in America: Myth or Reality?, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
Charles Bryan, former President of the Virginia Historical Society, will talk about the intriguing subject of "The History Crisis in America: Myth or Reality." Copies of his book, Imperfect Past: History in a New Light, will be available for signing.
Light refreshments provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

Saturday at the Library (1/23/16)

Note: This schedule may change due to upcoming inclement weather.  Check back here or on our Facebook page for the latest closing information for our branch libraries.

Programs & Events 

Fun with Pete the Cat, 11:00 a.m. - noon
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Join us for a morning of fun with Pete the Cat books, activities, and crafts.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

Superhero BASH!, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Mechanicsville 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 Mechanicsville Library.

Friday at the Library (1/22/16)

Note: This schedule may change due to upcoming inclement weather.  Check back here or on our Facebook page for the latest closing information for our branch libraries.

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 18, 2016

Thursday at the Library (1/21/16)

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.
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

Montpelier Morning Book Discussion Group, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Montpelier Branch Library
The new year is a perfect time to sit by the fire and reflect on the classics, both old and new. Read an enduring book of your choice, then join us at the library for coffee and conversation.  New members welcome!
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.

Wednesday at the Library (1/20/16)

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

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

Embroidery Workshop, 11:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Location: King & Queen Branch Library
Learn and practice basic embroidery stitches.  Bring your embroidery hoops, needles, floss, scissors, fabric scraps (at least 12" square), and any embroidered projects you want to share.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the King & Queen Library.

Adult Coloring Club, 12:30 - 2:00 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 (1/19/16)

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 15, 2016

Monday at the Library (1/18/16)

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.

Note: Beginning Friday, January 15 at 6:00 a.m., online resources from the Library of Virginia will not be available while they complete an infrastructure upgrade. The project will be completed by Tuesday, January 19. During this time, Find It Virginia, TumbleBooks, and TumbleBookCloud will not be available from our web site. If you need assistance during this time, please see a staff member or email ask@pamunkeylibrary.org.

Saturday at the Library (1/16/16)

Programs & Events

Superhero BASH!, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Atlee 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 Atlee Library.

Note: Beginning Friday, January 15 at 6:00 a.m., online resources from the Library of Virginia will not be available while they complete an infrastructure upgrade. The project will be completed by Tuesday, January 19. During this time, Find It Virginia, TumbleBooks, and TumbleBookCloud will not be available from our web site. If you need assistance during this time, please see a staff member or email ask@pamunkeylibrary.org.

Jan 14, 2016

Friday at the Library (1/15/16)

Our scheduled system maintenance continues today.

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

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.


Note: Beginning Friday, January 15 at 6:00 a.m., online resources from the Library of Virginia will not be available while they complete an infrastructure upgrade. The project will be completed by Tuesday, January 19. During this time, Find It Virginia, TumbleBooks, and TumbleBookCloud will not be available from our web site. If you need assistance during this time, please see a staff member or email ask@pamunkeylibrary.org.

Thursday at the Library (1/14/16)

Our scheduled system maintenance continues today.

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

Family Movie Matinee, 3:15 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Enjoy a great family movie on the big screen!
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

Teen Movie Night, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Ages 11-18. Enjoy a great movie on the big screen!
Pizza provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

Rhythm & Beats, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Goochland Branch Library
Ages 11-18.  Make some noise with your friends and drum with Terry Quinn. Call or visit the library to sign up.
Pizza provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.

Skin Care 4 Teens, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
Ages 11-18. Look good and feel good about yourself with tips, tricks, and more.
Healthy snacks provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

Jan 12, 2016

Wednesday at the Library (1/13/2016)

Don't forget our scheduled system  maintenance starts Wednesday evening!

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

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

Genealogy Workshop, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
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.

Jan 11, 2016

Tuesday at the Library (1/12/2016)

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

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.

Hanover Book Club, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Hanover Branch Library
We'll be talking about "Blanche on the Lam" by Barbara Neely.  Bring a friend!
Refreshments provided by the Hanover Branch Library Friends.

Jan 8, 2016

Scheduled System Maintenance 1/13/16-1/15/16

Beginning 9:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 13, the library will be doing system maintenance. During this time access to PamCat, the library’s catalog, may not be available.

We anticipate that PamCat will be available on the afternoon of Friday, January 15.

We expect that our downloadable resources (Axis 360, OverDrive, & Zinio) and databases will be available during the maintenance period.


Please contact your local branch library with any questions. Thanks!

Monday at the Library (1/11/16)

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.

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

Saturday at the Library (1/9/16)

Programs & Events

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, 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library
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.

LEGO Engineering, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Ages 5 & up. Grab a friend and use your engineering skills to build a LEGO robot.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

Friday at the Library (1/8/16)

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

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.

Jan 4, 2016

Thursday at the Library (1/7/16)

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

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.

Wednesday at the Library (1/6/16)

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

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 (1/5/16)

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

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. 
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.