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Programs at the Mechanicsville Branch Library

7461 Sherwood Crossing Place, Mechanicsville, VA 23111

804-746-9615

 

Storytimes

 

The Fall Storytime Session is Monday, September 14 to Friday, December 11.

 

Tuesdays
Mother Goose 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime 10:45 a.m.
Family Storytime 11:15 a.m.
Family Storytime 6:45 p.m.

Wednesdays

Toddler Storytime 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime 10:45 a.m.
Family Storytime 11:15 a.m.

Thursdays
Toddler Storytime 10:00 a.m.
Preschool Storytime 10:45 a.m.
Family Storytime 11:15 a.m.

 

Book Clubs/Recurring Programs

 

Mechanicsville Library Book Club

Meets the third Wednesday of every month at 11:00 a.m.

August - Kitchen House

 

Senior Storytime

Held on the fourth Friday of every month at 10:00 a.m.

Relax and enjoy light and lively tales at this Storytime for adults.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

 

Other Programs

 

Mick McKenna, the Clean Comedian

Thursday, August 13, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

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.

 

Back to School Celebration

Saturday, August 15, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

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.

 

Kids' Movie Morning

Tuesday, September 1, 10:30 - noon

Ages 3-10. See a fun children's movie on the big screen with your friends.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

 

Teen Movie and Pizza Matinee

Tuesday, September 1, 12:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Ages 11-18. See a great movie on the big screen with your friends.

Pizza provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

 

Computer Basics Class

Thursday, September 3, 9:00 - 11:00 a.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 804-746-9615 or visit the library to sign up for this class.

 

Prevent Identity Theft!

Thursday, September 3, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Do you have questions about identity theft? Want to make your identity more secure? Join Hanover County's Commonwealth Attorney, Trip Chalkley, for a discussion about identity theft with a Q&A session to follow.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

 

Lawn Care with Hanover Master Gardeners

Saturday, September 12, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Joel Klein with Hanover Master Gardeners will share tips and tricks on how to keep your lawn green and beautiful.

Refreshments provided by the Hanover Master Gardeners.

 

Container Gardening

Saturday, September 19, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Has your winter been a little drab and lacking in color?  Bring color into your yard with winter container gardening tips from Dave Myers of the Hanover Master Gardeners.

Refreshments provided by the Hanover Master Gardeners.

 

Alternative Plants for Invasive, Overused, and other Problem Plants

Saturday, September 26, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Are you overwhelmed dealing with invasive or problem plants?  Emily Gianfortoni with the Hanover Master Gardeners will share tips and tricks on dealing with them.

Refreshments provided by the Hanover Master Gardeners.