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Programs at the Ashland Branch Library

 

Storytimes

 

The Summer Storytime Session is Monday, June 6 to Friday, July 29.

 

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

 

Teen Movie Night

Friday, June 10, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Ages 11-16. Enjoy a great movie on the big screen!

Pizza provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

 

Your Best Self Yet

Wednesdays June 15 - August 3, 6:00 -7:00 p.m.

Join us for a series program on how you can be your best self yet.  Each week will focus on a different aspect of self-improvement and will be led by a local nutritionist.

 

"Read for the Win!" Kick-off Carnival

Saturday, June 18, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

All ages. Kick off your summer with fun games and sign up for our Summer Reading Program.

Sweet treats provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

 

The Dance Company

Wednesday, June 22, 11:00 a.m.

All ages. Join us for a high energy movement and music program led by instructors from The Dance Company. Audience participation is encouraged for fun and fitness.

 

Zoo Pro Adventures

Thursday, June 23, 1:00 p.m.

Walk on the wild side with Zoo Pro Adventures! Learn about interesting animals, what makes them special, and where they live. Meet and greet lots of furry and scaly friends.

 

Summer Break Movie Matinee

Friday, July 1, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Beat the heat with a classic sports movie on the big screen!

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

 

Jesse Joyner, Juggler

Thursday, July 7, 1:30 p.m.

Everyone will enjoy Jesse's highly skilled performance full of wonderful surprises and humor. He juggles! He rides a unicycle! He juggles while riding a unicycle! It's a balancing act you have to see to believe.

 

Teen Movie Night

Friday, July 8, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Ages 11-16. Enjoy a great movie on the big screen!

Pizza provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

 

Life-Sized Board Game

Thursday, July 14, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Ages 5-18. Ever wanted to be a real part of your favorite board game?  Now's your chance to be human-sized pieces in a classic game.

 

Mother Nature's Travelin' Road Show

Thursday, July 21, 11:00 a.m.

The Virginia Living Museum's kid-friendly show returns to the library with up close and personal experiences with the animals of Virginia.

 

 "Aladdin" presented by the Hampstead Stage Company

Friday, July 29, 4:00 p.m.

Follow the story of poor Aladdin, who rises above the odds and follows his dreams in days of long ago and far away.