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Programs at the Ashland Branch Library

 

Storytimes

 

The Winter/Spring Storytime Session is Monday, January 9 to Friday, May 12.

 

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

 

Beginning Knitting Workshop

Wednesday, March 1, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.

Jennifer Raymond, owner of Tinking Turtle Designs will show you how to get started with your first knitting project. No experience necessary. Supplies provided. Call or visit the library to sign up.

 

Get Connected!

Tuesday, March 7, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Learn the basics of Facebook & Twitter. Sign-ups requested by March 4. Be sure to bring your email login information.  

 

QR Code Scavenger Hunt

Thursday, March 9, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Ages 11-18. Bring your smartphone or tablet to our fun QR code scavenger hunt in the library.  Part of Teen Tech Week.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

 

Hanover Master Gardeners

Saturday, March 11, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

The Hanover Master Gardeners will share tips and tricks on a variety of gardening topics. See www.hanovermastergardeners.org for more information.

 

Computer Basics Class

Tuesday, March 21, 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.

 

Poetry Tree

April 1-29.

Celebrate National Poetry Month by adding your favorite poem or verse to our Poetry Tree.  Find a poem to share with others or write your own.  This event will run during library hours until Saturday, April 29.

 

Hanover Master Gardeners

Saturday, April 1, 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

The Hanover Master Gardeners will share tips and tricks on a variety of gardening topics. See www.hanovermastergardeners.org for more information.

 

Teen Movie Night

Friday, April 7, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

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

Pizza provided by the Friends of the Ashland Library.

 

Underground Wonders!

Tuesday, April 11, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Want to do something fun over spring break?  Join the Hanover County Extension Office and Hanover Master Gardeners for a look at the activities of  ants, worms, plant roots, and all the other life under our feet. Call 804-752-4310 to sign up.

 

Full STEAM Ahead

Thursday, April 13, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Ages 3-10. Make a Penny Spinner and figure out how to fit a person through an index card during a fun evening of experimentation and art.  Don't miss it!

 

Learning Microsoft Word Class

Tuesday, April 18, 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.