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Programs at the Montpelier Branch Library

17205 Sycamore Tavern Lane, Montpelier, VA

804-883-7116

 

Storytimes

 

The Winter/Spring Storytime Session is Monday, January 9 to Friday, May 12.

 

Wednesdays

Family 10:00 a.m.

 

Book Clubs & Recurring Programs

 

Montpelier Mystery Book Group

Meets the second Monday of every month at 6:30 p.m. (May 8, June 12, July 10, and August 14)

Please call or visit the library for title information.

 

Upcoming Programs

 

Paws to READ

Thursday, June 1, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Is your child a reluctant reader?  Sign them up for a 20 minute session reading to Chrissie, a Paws to READ reading education assistance dog.  Call or visit the branch to sign up.

 

Summer Movie Matinee

Saturday, June 17, 10:00 a.m. - noon

Yippee, school is out!  Relax with a fun family movie on the big screen.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.

 

Pirate Adventures

Friday, June 30, 2:30 p.m.

Professional pirate re-enactors will present action-packed, fun-filled hands-on activities about historical pirate life with artifacts to view and handle.

 

Nature Walk & Scavenger Hunt

Thursday, July 6, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

All ages. Explore our backyard with tools from our Nature Backpacks.  Identify and search for signs of plants and animals and have fun with a nature scavenger hunt.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.

 

Paws to READ

Tuesday, July 11, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Is your child a reluctant reader?  Sign them up for a 20 minute session reading to Chrissie, a Paws to READ reading education assistance dog.  Call or visit the branch to sign up.

 

Stomp Rockets!

Tuesday, July 11, 6:00 -7:30 p.m.

Ages 11-18.  Make paper rockets and construct a rocket launcher that uses the power of your STOMP.  How far will your rocket go.  Prizes for best design, farthest, and highest.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library. 

 

Dance Party with DJ Bill Holliday

Thursday, July 13, 11:00 a.m.

All ages. Bill Holliday is a local favorite when it comes to entertainment. He is dynamic, energetic, and full of personality! Bring your dancing shoes and have fun!

 

Sun Art for All!

Saturday, July 15, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

All ages. Harness the power of the sun to create beautiful works of art.  Create sunprints with found objects and explore making shadow tracing drawings.

Snacks provided by Friends of the Montpelier Library.

 

Rob Westcott, Magician

Wednesday, July 26, 4:00 p.m.

Back by popular demand! Rob Westcott will amaze young readers and inspire a love of reading through wonderful magic, puppetry, and audience participation.