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Programs at the Mechanicsville Branch Library

7461 Sherwood Crossing Place, Mechanicsville, VA 23111

804-746-9615

 

Storytimes

 

The Summer Storytime Session is Monday, June 8 to Friday July 31.

 

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.

July - Orphan Train

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

 

Pajama Storytime

Tuesday, June 23, 6:45 - 7:45 p.m.

Bring your favorite snuggly friend for a special Storytime.  PJs & slippers are great!

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

 

Zoo Pro Adventures

Monday, June 29, 1:00 p.m.

Walk on the wild side with Zoo Pro Adventures! Learn about interesting animals, what makes them special, and where they live. Meet and greet lots of furry and scaly friends.

 

Teen Movie Matinee

Wednesday, July 1, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

See the latest part of Suzanne Collins's dystopian trilogy on the big screen.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

 

Family Movie Matinee

Wednesday, July 1, 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Beat the heat with a cool movie on the big screen. 

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

 

Jesse Joyner, Juggler

Monday, July 6, 11:00 a.m.

Everyone will enjoy Jesseís highly skilled performance full of wonderful surprises and humor. He juggles! He rides a unicycle! He juggles while riding a unicycle! Itís a balancing act you have to see to believe.

 

Charlotte's Web, presented by the Chesterfield Children's Theatre

Friday, July 10, 11:30 a.m.

The Chesterfield Children's Theatre is back with their adaptation of the perennial favorite children's story - "Charlotte's Web."

 

Music & Movement

Monday, July 13, 10:30 -11:30 a.m.

Ages 3-10. Our high-energy music will get your heart pumping and your feet jumping!

 

Rhythms 'Round the World

Monday, July 20, 2;00 p.m.

Take a musical tour around the world and play along to a variety of dances and rhythmical styles performed with an array of familiar and exotic musical instruments.

 

BINGO! for Kids

Thursday, July 30, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Ages 3-10.  Shout the word and win the prize!

 

WIC Info Clinic

Friday, July 31, 10:00 a.m. - noon

The Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program is a supplemental nutrition program providing moms & young children with nutritional education & support to stay healthy and eat right. Visit www.vahealth.org/wic/ for more details.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

 

Chris Campbell, Musician

Tuesday, August 4, 7:00 p.m.

You'll be on your feet dancing, clapping, and singing with Chris's blend of pop, folk and Americana music. Laugh yourself silly when he brings out Billy the Bird. It’s a treat for the whole family!

 

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.