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Programs at the Mechanicsville Branch Library

7461 Sherwood Crossing Place, Mechanicsville, VA 23111

804-746-9615

 

Storytimes

 

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

 

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

 

Spring Break @ the Library: Re-Leaf

Tuesday, April 15, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

All ages. Learn about trees and their importance in a healthy environment. Adults will receive 2 tree seedlings and instructions on how to plant them. Space is limited reservations are required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Contact the Hanover County Extension Office, lynnj67@vt.edu, or 804-752-4310 to reserve your 30 min. slot. Presented by the Hanover Master Gardeners.

 

Genealogy Workshop

Tuesday, April 22, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Find out what's on your family tree using our family history databases, Ancestry Library Edition and HeritageQuest.  You must call 804-746-9615 to sign up for this class.

 

Nutrition & Healthy Eating

Saturday, May 10, 10:30 a.m. - noon

Learn more about the nutritional benefits of quinoa and healthy eating with chef Samantha Miller, a certified dietary manager.  She'll show you how to safely store fresh fruits and vegetables, and you can sample Asian quinoa salad and fresh strawberry lemonade. Q&A to follow.

 

Computer Basics I

Wednesday, May 21, 9:00-10:30 a.m.

Learn the parts of the computer, how to use a mouse, and try out some basic computer tasks. You must call 804-746-9615 or visit the library to sign up for this class.

 

Computer Basics II

Thursday, May 22, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Learn how to do basic tasks with Microsoft Word and how to surf the web with Internet Explorer. You must call 804-746-9615 to sign up for this class.

 

5 Year Celebration!

Saturday, May 31, 10:00 a.m. - noon

Celebrate the library’s fifth anniversary with activities for the whole family, children’s crafts, and a performance by the Lee-Davis Jazz Band. Don’t forget to enter our prize drawings for Kindles, too!

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.