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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 4 to Friday, May 13.

 

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

 

Tai Chi

Meets each Monday of every month at 7:00 p.m.

If you've never tried Tai Chi, now's your chance. Described as "meditation in motion" Tai Chi can be a gentle way to fight the stress of everyday living and may have a number of health benefits. Try it and see!

 

Knitting & Crochet Club

First and third Tuesday of the month, 10:00 a.m. - noon

Are you a knitter or crocheter looking to expand your fiber-related circle and have a bit of fun?  Grab your needles, yarn, and patterns for fun conversation and  stitching. 

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

 

Mechanicsville Library Book Club

Meets the third Wednesday of every month at 11:00 a.m.

 

Adult Coloring Club

First and third Wednesday of the month, 12:30 - 2:00 p.m.

Come color with us! Calm your mind, promote wellness, and have fun! We will supply some items, but you can also bring your own to share.

 

Senior Storytime

Held on the fourth Friday of every month at 10:00 a.m.

Note: April's Storytime will be on Friday, April 29.

Relax and enjoy light and lively tales at this Storytime for adults.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

 

Upcoming Programs

 

The Amazing Mr. B!

Saturday, April 30, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

See local magician, the Amazing Mr. B, perform an energetic, engaging Magic Show with audience participation.  Prepare to be entertained!

 

Mechanicsville Mini Comi-Con

Saturday, May 7, 10:00 a.m. - noon

All ages. Dress as your favorite comic/pop culture character and enter our cosplay contest.  Make cool comics crafts! Go to Superhero School and more!

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

 

Learning Microsoft Word Class

Thursday, May 19, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Learn how to complete basic tasks in Microsoft Word 2010, like editing and saving a document, how to add formatting, and more.  Call 804-746-9615 or visit the library to sign up for this class.

 

Pizza & a Movie Night

Thursday, May 26, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Ages 11-18. Bring a friend and join us for a great movie on the big screen.

Pizza provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

 

"Read for the Win!" Sidewalk Party

Saturday, June 11, 11:00 a.m. - noon

All ages. Sign up for the Summer Reading Program and enjoy an old-fashioned sidewalk party

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

 

It's a Play Dough Party!

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

Ages 3-10.  Who could ask for more? Roll, flatten, squeeze, and sculpt to your heart's delight and leave the mess at the library door.

 

Death by Chocolate 2: Electric Boogaloo

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

Ages 11-18. Calling all chocoholics!  Play new chocolate games and tantalize your taste buds with new chocolate flavors. Call the library to sign up.

 

Zoo Pro Adventures

Tuesday, June 21, 2:30 p.m.

Thursday, June 23, 2:30 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.