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Programs at the Mechanicsville Branch Library

7461 Sherwood Crossing Place, Mechanicsville, VA 23111

804-746-9615

 

Storytimes

 

The Winter/Spring Storytime Session is Monday, January 5 to Friday, May 8.

 

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

 

Tea & Chocolate Pairings

Saturday, January 31, 10:00 -11:30 a.m.

Mistie Roundtree from Carytown Teas will talk about types of tea and how they pair with chocolate, with samples for you to try.  A Q&A will follow after the tasting.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

 

Make Your Own Valentines

Tuesday, February 3, 6:45-7:45 p.m.

All ages. Share a little love and creativity with handmade Valentines at the library.

 

Transcendental Meditation

Wednesday, February 4, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Jonathan Shear, Affiliated Associate Professor of Philosophy at VCU, will talk about the practice and application of Transcendental Meditation.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

 

Pajama Storytime

Tuesday, March 3, 6:45 - 7:45 p.m.

Ages 3-10. Enjoy stories and crafts in your PJs and your favorite plush friend.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

 

Learn Digital Scrapbooking

Thursday, March 5, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Ages 11-18. Want to learn how to do digital scrapbooking? Bring a flash drive with 20-30 photos and a valid e-mail address and we’ll show you how! Sign-ups required.

Pizza & more provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

 

Pysanky Ukranian Easter Eggs

Saturday, March 21, 10:00 a.m. - Noon

Pysanky (from the Ukranian "pysaty," meaning "to write") is a way to use the wax resist method to create beautiful eggs.  Instruction will be two hours, followed by free time for you to complete your egg to take home.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.