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Programs at the Atlee Branch Library

 

Storytimes

 

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

 

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

 

PageTurners Book Club

meets every third Thursday, 2:30 - 4:00 p.m. (Feb. 16, Mar. 16, April 13, and May 18)

Please call or visit the library for title information.

 

Atlee Afternoon Book Group

meets every second Friday, Noon - 2:00 p.m. (Feb. 10, March 10, April 14, and May 12)

Please call or visit the library for title information.

 

Fun & Games

meets every first Wednesday of the month, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. (Feb 1, March 1, April 5, and May 3)

Ages 18 & up. Meet up with friends and have a great time with card and board games.

 

Upcoming Programs

 

Dr. Seuss Celebration

Saturday, March 4, 11:00 a.m. - noon

All ages. Join us for stories and a craft to celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Basic Coding Fun

Thursday, March 9, 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

Ages 11-18. Who knew coding could be so fun?  Bring a friend and try it out!.  Call or visit the library to sign up. Part of Teen Tech Week.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Teen Movie Matinee

Saturday, March 11, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Ages 11-18. Enjoy a great movie on the big screen with your friends or family. Sign ups required!

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Pajama Storytime

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

Join us for a special bedtime Storytime in your PJs!

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Computer Basics Class

Tuesday, March 14, 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.

 

Building Expo

Saturday, March 18, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Ages 4 & up. Build structure out of a variety of building materials at our engineering expo, a special STEAM event.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Friends of the Atlee Library Spring 2017 Book Sale (.pdf)

Preview Sale for members only - Thursday, March 23 from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Friday, March 24, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, March 25, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

 

Paws to READ

Monday, March 27, 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.

 

Building Expo

Saturday, April 1, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Ages 4 & up. Build structure out of a variety of building materials at our engineering expo, a special STEAM event.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Pajama Storytime

Monday, April 3, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Join us for a special bedtime Storytime in your PJs!

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Altered Books

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

Ages 18 & up. What is an altered book?  Find out how to make one for any occasion with local artist, Dotsie Parrish.  Call or visit the library to sign up.  Part of Awesome April.

 

Teen Movie Matinee

Saturday, April 8, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Ages 11-18. Enjoy a great movie on the big screen with your friends or family. Sign ups required!

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Get Connected with Social Media

Tuesday, April 11, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Are you interested in starting a Facebook or Twitter account?  Find out more about four social media sites and have fun while learning at this hands-on class.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library

 

Learning Microsoft Word Class

Tuesday, April 11, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Learn how to complete basic tasks in Microsoft Word 2010, like editing and saving a document, how to add formatting, and more.  Call 804-559-0654 or visit the library to sign up for this class.

 

Underground Wonders!

Thursday April 13, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 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.

 

Teen Crafting & Gaming Circle

Thursday, April 13, 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

Bring your favorite crafts to work on and try out our craft of the month.  Play Wii games with your friends, too!  Sign-ups required!

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Authors, Authors, and More Authors

Thursday, April 20, 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Join us at the library for a lively meet & greet with awesome local authors.  Part of Awesome April.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Spring Fling

Saturday, April 22, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Ages 3-10. Join us for a special Storytime, featuring spring-themed stories and crafts.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library. 

 

Paws to READ

Monday, April 24, 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.

 

Penny for Your Thoughts

Thursday, April 27, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Ever had an old coin and wondered if it was worth more than face value?  Want to learn more about coin collecting as a hobby.  The members of the Richmond Coin Club will be on hand to answer questions and show parts of their collections.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.