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Programs at the Atlee Branch Library

 

Storytimes

 

The Fall Storytime Session is Monday, September 11 to Friday, December 8.

 

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. (Nov. 16 and Dec. 21)

Please call or visit the library for title information.

 

Atlee Branch Library Book Club

meets every second Friday, Noon - 2:00 p.m. (Nov. 10 and Dec. 8)

Please call or visit the library for title information.

 

Chickahominy Colored Pencil Artists

meets on the following Fridays of each month, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (Nov. 3 and Dec. 1)

Ages 18 & up.  Join the Chickahominy Colored Pencil Artists at a monthly meeting to share ideas, techniques and skills in using colored pencils. Bring your own individual supplies and projects and enjoy a time to sketch and make new friends. This is not an instructional class.

 

Fun & Games

meets every first Wednesday of the month, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. (Nov. 1 and Dec. 6)

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

 

Upcoming Programs

 

Teen Crafting & Gaming Circle: Reminder Cloud Edition

Thursday, November 16, 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

Ages 11-18. Create your own obstacle course, and explore coding with Sphero robotic balls. Try out the craft of the month - Reminder Cloud! Call or visit to sign up.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Family Movie Matinee

Saturday, November 25, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Ages 5 & up. Bring the whole family for a great movie at the library.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Paws to READ

Tuesday, November 28, 6:30 - 8:00 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. 

 

Community Craft Time

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

Ages 18 & up. Bring your materials and/or existing project.  Share new craft ideas and find out the "tip of the month."  We'll have plenty of inspirational crafting magazines and books full of ideas.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Make-It and Take-It!

Thursday December 7, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Ages 5 & up.  Create a crafty ornament to keep or give to someone special to liven up a gift-wrapped package or put on the tree. Call or visit the library to sign up!

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

"A Christmas Carol,"

Friday, December 8, 1:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Joe Mattys performs Dickens's classic as part of our Adult Storytelling Series. Funding for this series generously provided by Jim & Barbara Johnson.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

How to Build a Snowman

Saturday, December 9, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Ages 5 & up. Learn how to build a special snowman through fun stories and activities.  Create a craft to take home, too!

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Pajama Storytime

Monday, December 11, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Bring your favorite snuggly friend for a special evening Storytime.  Wear your PJs and slippers, too!

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Learning Microsoft Word Class

Tuesday, December 12, 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.

 

Sticky Note Mural

Thursday, December 14, 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

Ages 11-18.  Create a wintry mural with sticky notes!  Share funny quotes and mottos.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Family Movie Matinee

Saturday, December 16, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Ages 5 & up. Bring the whole family for a great movie at the library.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Atlee Library.

 

Paws to READ

Tuesday, December 19, 6:30 - 8:00 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.