Aug 24, 2015

Take a tour of Literati!


Calling all students and their families!  Pamunkey Regional Library offers reliable, authoritative online databases, like Literati, as an alternative to conducting research on the open web.  Join Credo, the folks behind Literati, for a 45 minute online tour of our online reference collection!  See the best full text reference e-books to help your students ages 9-17 with their studies, all fully accessible anywhere with an internet connection and a library card.

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. EDT 
Go to https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7524818255338821122 to register.

Aug 19, 2015

Thursday at the Library (8/20/15)

Programs & Events

Genealogy Class, 2:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Hanover 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 804-365-6210 or visit the library to sign up for this class.

Meet the Author: Adam Lapallo, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Upper King William Branch Library
Meet local author Adam Lapallo and hear him talk about his first novel, The Kingdom of Dreams and Shadows.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the UKW Library.

Aug 13, 2015

Saturday at the Library (8/15/15)

Programs & Events

Back to School Celebration, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Ages 3-10.  Get excited about going back to school with fun activities and a ride on the big yellow bus!
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

Beginning Watercolor, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Ages 16 to adult.  Learn the basics of watercolor painting with Anne McCahill, instructor at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. This is a two-part class.  First session is Saturday, August 8. Space is limited.  Call or visit the library to sign up.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

Friday at the Library (8/14/15)

Programs & Events

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

Aug 10, 2015

Thursday at the Library (8/13/15)

Programs & Events

Mick McKenna, the Clean Comedian, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
Ages 16 to adult.  It's all good, clean fun (and BIG laughs) with comedian Mick McKenna, a Scotsman happily exiled in our neighbor, North Carolina.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

Tuesday at the Library (8/11/15)

Programs & Events

How Do You Wokka Wokka?, 11:00 a.m. - noon
Location: West Point Branch Library
All ages.  Bring a friend for a fun musical playtime using scarves, instruments, and a parachute!
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the West Point Library.

Aug 6, 2015

Monday at the Library (8/10/15)

Programs & Events

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

Best of Summer Reads, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: King & Queen Branch Library
Ages 16 to adult. Share your favorite summer read at this lively book discussion group.
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 (8/8/15)

Programs & Events

Family Movie 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.

Beginning Watercolor, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Ages 16 to adult.  Learn the basics of watercolor painting with Anne McCahill, instructor at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. This is a two-part class.  Next session is Saturday, August 15. Space is limited.  Call or visit the library to sign up.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

Friday at the Library (8/7/2015)

Programs & Events

Friday Morning Movie, 10:00 a.m. - noon
Location: Goochland Branch Library
See a great kids' movie on the big screen at the library.
Popcorn provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.

First Friday Films, 4:30 - 6:00 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.

Summer Finale & Ice Cream Social, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Ashland Branch Library
All ages. Celebrate the end of summer with cool treats!
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

Summer Salad Supper & Book Review, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Goochland Branch Library
Share your favorite summer reads and enjoy a delicious salad supper.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.

Aug 3, 2015

Thursday at the Library (8/6/15)

Programs & Events

Chris Campbell, Musician
You'll be on your feet dancing, clapping, and singing with Chris's blend of pop, folk and Americana music. Laugh yourself silly when he brings out Billy the Bird. It’s a treat for the whole family!
Location: Goochland Branch Library, 10:00 a.m.
Location: Cochrane Rockville Branch Library, 2:30 p.m.

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 (8/5/15)

Programs & Events
 
Chris Campbell, Musician
You'll be on your feet dancing, clapping, and singing with Chris's blend of pop, folk and Americana music. Laugh yourself silly when he brings out Billy the Bird. It’s a treat for the whole family!
Location: King & Queen Branch Library, 10:30 a.m.
Location: Upper King William Branch Library, 2:00 p.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library, 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday at the Library (8/4/15)

Programs & Events

Chris Campbell, Musician
You'll be on your feet dancing, clapping, and singing with Chris's blend of pop, folk and Americana music. Laugh yourself silly when he brings out Billy the Bird. It’s a treat for the whole family!
Location: Hanover Branch Library, 10:00 a.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library, 2:00 p.m.
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library, 7:00 p.m.

Jul 30, 2015

Monday at the Library (8/3/15)

Programs & Events

Chris Campbell, Musician
You'll be on your feet dancing, clapping, and singing with Chris's blend of pop, folk and Americana music. Laugh yourself silly when he brings out Billy the Bird. It’s a treat for the whole family!
Location: Ashland Branch Library, 11:00 a.m.
Location: Montpelier Branch Library, 3:00 p.m.

Computer Basics Class, 10:00 a.m. - noon
Location: West Point 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 804-843-3244 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.

Sweet Talk with Books, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Upper King William Branch Library
Join us for dessert, tea and a lively discussion of your favorite summer reads.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the UKW Library.

Bluegrass with "Southern Strings," 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: West Point Branch Library
It's a toe-tapping, hand-clapping good time for the whole family with live bluegrass music, presented by Southern Strings.

Saturday at the Library (8/1/15)

Programs & Events

Music & Movement, 11:00 a.m. - noon
Location: King & Queen Branch Library
Ages 3-10.  Discover music in everyday items from the kitchen, your toy box, and even outside.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the King & Queen Library.

Ink It!, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Atlee Branch Library
Ages 16 to adult.  Learn how to draw in pen & ink with Celeste Johnston, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts faculty member and "Arts in the Garden" instructor. This is a two-part class.  First session is Saturday, July 25. Space is limited.  Call or visit the library to sign up.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

Friday at the Library (7/31/15)

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

This week is the last week of Summer Storytime.  Storytimes will resume in September.  

Programs & Events

WIC Info Clinic, 10:00 a.m. - noon
Location: Mechanicsville Branch Library
The Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program is a supplemental nutrition program providing moms & young children with nutritional education & support to stay healthy and eat right. Visit The Virginia Department of Health for more details.
Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

"Car Wash" for Kids, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Montpelier Branch Library
Ages 3-10.  See what it's like to cool off in our "car wash" made of crepe paper, water bottle spritzers, and fans.
Snacks provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.