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Programs at the Goochland Branch Library

3075 River Road West, Goochland, VA

804-556-4774

 

Storytimes

 

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

 

Thursdays

Toddler Storytime at 10:00 a.m.

Preschool Storytime at 10:45 a.m.

Mother Goose Storytime at 11:30 a.m.

 

Book Clubs & Recurring Programs

 

Goochland Book Group

meets the second Friday of each month at 10:30 a.m. (Sept.-June)

Please call or visit the library for more program information.

 

Goochland Mystery Book Group

meets the second Thursday of each month at 2:00 p.m.

Please call or visit the library for more program information.

 

Upcoming Programs

 

Summer Volunteen Training

Thursday, June 1, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Ages 13-18. Looking for a volunteer opportunity this summer?  Get training to assist with the Library's Summer Reading Program.

Pizza provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.

 

"Reading by Design" Launch Party

Tuesday, June 6, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

All ages. Join us and your school's Media Specialists for games, music, and FUN!  The Kona Ice truck will be here, too!  Sign up for the Summer Reading Program and find out about all of the fun programs heading your way this summer.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.

 

LEGO Club

Wednesdays, June 7, 14, 21, and 28, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Ages 5-10. Join us for fun nights of LEGO building as Dr. Donnie McCullough guides you through challenges illustrating important principles of physics and engineering.  

 

Friday Morning Movies

June 9 - August 11, 10:00 a.m. - noon

See a great kids' movie on the big screen at the library on Fridays.

Popcorn provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.

 

Invitation to Create

Tuesdays June 13, 20, & 27, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Ages 3-10. Unleash your creative spirit and explore a variety of art materials and use your imagination.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library. 

 

Folded Book Art Decoration

Thursday, June 15, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Ages 10-18. Create your own folded book art decoration!

Pizza provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library. 

 

Jewelry-making Workshop

Monday, June 19, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Ages 16 and up. Create your own one-of-a-kind ice resin pendant at this fun workshop.  Sign-ups required.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.

 

Pirate Adventures

Friday, June 30, 9:30 a.m.

Professional pirate re-enactors will present action-packed, fun-filled hands-on activities about historical pirate life with artifacts to view and handle.

 

LEGO Club

Wednesdays, July 5, 12, 19, & 26,  6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Ages 5-10. Join us for fun nights of LEGO building as Dr. Donnie McCullough guides you through challenges illustrating important principles of physics and engineering.  

 

Build a Paper Marble Run

Thursday, July 6, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Ages 10-18.  Build a paper marble run and have loads of fun with your friends.

Pizza provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library. 

 

Invitation to Create

Tuesdays July 11, 18, & 25, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Ages 3-10. Unleash your creative spirit and explore a variety of art materials and use your imagination.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.

 

Dance Party with DJ Bill Holliday

Wednesday, July 12,  10:00 a.m.

All ages. Bill Holliday is a local favorite when it comes to entertainment. He is dynamic, energetic, and full of personality! Bring your dancing shoes and have fun!

 

Adult Coloring

Monday, July 17, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

It's not just for kids anymore!  Join us for an afternoon of stress-relieving creativity with the popular trend of adult coloring.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.

 

Rob Westcott, Magician

Wednesday, July 26, 10:30 a.m.

Back by popular demand! Rob Westcott will amaze young readers and inspire a love of reading through wonderful magic, puppetry, and audience participation.

 

Carnival Games!

Thursday, July 27, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Ages 9-18. Play fun carnival-style games and hang out with your friends.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Goochland Library.