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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

 

BINGO!

Tuesday, July 29, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Ages 3-12. Shout the word and win the prize!

 

Divergent Trivia Contest

Friday, August 1, 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Ages 11-18. Test your knowledge of Veronica Roth’s book, Divergent. Win prizes!

Pizza provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.

 

Bat World

Monday, August 4, 1:00 p.m.

Enter the fascinating world of bats! Learn about myths, bat habitats, and food preferences, and how they benefit us. Hear echolocation demonstrated using a bat detector on a live bat, too!

 

How to Borrow eBooks from the Library

Saturday, August 9, 10:00 a.m. - noon

Do you have an eReader, smartphone, tablet, or laptop and want to get eBooks and audiobooks from the library?  We'll show you how to use OverDrive to find, checkout, and download your favorite titles.  Call 804-746-9615 to register for this class.

 

Genealogy Workshop

Tuesday, August 26, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Learn how to search for  information to build your family tree using Ancestry Library Edition and HeritageQuest. (Basic computer experience is preferred.) You must call 804-746-9615 or visit the library to sign up for this class.

 

Computer Basics I

Thursday, August 28, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Find out about the parts of a computer, learn how to use a mouse, and explore the Internet, and set up a web-based e-mail account.  You must call 804-556-4774 or visit the library to sign up for this class.