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Programs at the Ashland Branch Library

 

Storytimes

 

The Fall Storytime Session is Monday, September 12 to Friday, December 9.

 

Mondays
Mother Goose Storytime 10:00 a.m.
Family Storytime 10:45 a.m.


Tuesdays

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

 

Book Clubs & Recurring Programs

 

The Morning Book Club
meets every third Friday at 10:00 a.m.
Please call or visit the library for program information.

The Afternoon Book Club
meets every third Monday at 1:00 p.m.
Please call or visit the library for program information.

The Evening Book Club
meets every third Thursday at 7:00 p.m.
Please call or visit the library for program information.

 

Must Love Words

meets every second Tuesday at 7:00 p.m.

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.

 

Upcoming Programs

 

Learning Microsoft Word Class

Tuesday, December 6, 10:00 a.m. - noon

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.

 

Make a Photo Magnet!

Friday, December 9, 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

Ages 11-16. Bring in a favorite photo and turn it into something cool!  Call or visit the library by Tuesday, December 6 to sign up.

Popcorn Bar & beverages provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

 

Make a Perler Bead Ornament

Tuesday, Dec. 13, 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Ages 5-10. Make a holiday ornament out of perler beads and let your imagination fly free! 

 

Genealogy Class

Monday, January 9, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

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.

 

The Lemon Project: a Story of a Slave

Thursday, January 12, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Dr. Jody Allen will talk about the experiences of Lemon, an African-American slave at the College of William and Mary.

Sponsored by the The Ashland Museum and the Ashland Branch Library.

 

Teen Movie & Pizza Night

Friday, January 13, 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.

 

Winter Celebration: Under the Sea!

Saturday, January 14, 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.

 

Computer Basics Class

Tuesday, January 17, 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.

 

Hanover Master Gardeners: Composting

Saturday, January 28, 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

The Hanover Master Gardeners will show you how to make and use compost to grow bigger and better plants.