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Programs at the Atlee Branch Library

 

Storytimes

 

The Winter/Spring Storytime Session is Monday, January 4 to Friday, May 13.

 

Wednesdays

Mother Goose Storytime 10:00 a.m.

Toddler Storytime 10:45 a.m.

Preschool Storytime 11:30 a.m.


Thursdays

Mother Goose Storytime 10:00 a.m.

Family Storytime 10:45 a.m.

Preschool Storytime 11:30 a.m.

 

Book Clubs & Recurring Programs

 

Atlee Afternoon Book Group

meets every second Friday at 1:00 p.m.

Please call or visit the library for program information.

 

Upcoming Programs

 

The Amazing Mr. B!

Saturday, April 30, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

See local magician, the Amazing Mr. B, perform an energetic, engaging Magic Show with audience participation.  Prepare to be entertained!

 

Pajama Storytime

Monday, May 9, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Bring your favorite snuggly friend for a special Storytime.  PJs & slippers are great!

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Computer Basics Class

Tuesday, May 10, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

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. 

 

Family LEGOs

Saturday, May 14, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Have fun at the library with your whole family as you put your LEGO engineering skills to work.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Elephant & Piggie Day

Saturday, May 21, 11:00 a.m. - noon

Ages 4-10.  Celebrate the popular "Elephant & Piggie" series by Mo Willems with fun stories and a craft.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Paws to READ

Monday, May 23, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

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.

 

Family LEGOs

Saturday, June 4, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Ages 5 & up. Have fun at the library with your whole family as you put your LEGO engineering skills to work.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

"Read for the Win!" Kick-off & Art Show

Monday, June 6, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

See creative student art work and sign up for the Summer Reading Program.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Author Meet & Greet: Kristen Green

Friday, June 10, Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Award-winning journalist Kristen Green will discuss her book, Something Must Be Done about Prince Edward County.  Ms. Green witnessed first-hand segregation in her school and community and later published numerous articles about civil rights and education in local newspapers.

Hosted by the Atlee Branch Library Book Club and the Friends of the Atlee Library.  Copies of Something Must Be Done about Prince Edward County will be available for purchase.

 

Learn to Draw

Saturday June 11 and June 18, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Judy Thomas, Art in the Garden instructor at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, will teach you how to draw in pencil using depth, line, shading, and composition. This is a two-part class.  The next meeting is Saturday, June 18. Call the library to sign up.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Pajama Storytime

Monday, June 13, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Bring your favorite snuggly friend for a special Storytime.  PJs & slippers are great!

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

The Dance Company

Monday, June 20, 1:30 p.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 (2 shows!)

Tuesday, June 21, 1:00 p.m.

Monday, June 27, 2:30 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.

 

Sticky Note Mural

Thursday, June 30, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Ages 11-18. Create a mural with sticky notes loaded with your favorite quotes, mottos, or doodles.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.