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Programs at the Montpelier Branch Library

17205 Sycamore Tavern Lane, Montpelier, VA

804-883-7116

 

Storytimes

 

The Fall Storytime Session is Monday, September 11 to Friday, December 8.

 

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. (Nov. 13 and Dec. 11)

Please call or visit the library for title information.

 

Upcoming Programs

 

Second Saturday LEGO Club

Saturday, September 9, 11:00 a.m. - noon

All ages. You bring your ideas, we'll provide the bricks!  Buildings, superheroes, animals - the sky's the limit! Enter to win a LEGO book, too.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.

 

Paws to READ

Wednesday, September 13, 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.

 

Movie Night @ the Library

Friday, September 22, 6:30 - 8:45 p.m.

Ages 18 & up. Celebrate fall with a classic film at the library.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.

 

Unleash Your Story!

Tuesday, October 10, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Ages 11-18. "Who lives, who dies, who tells your story?" YOU DO! Own who you are and where you’re headed at this fun, interactive program with creative storytelling techniques to share.

Pizza provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.

 

Paws to READ

Wednesday, October 11, 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.

 

Second Saturday LEGO Club

Saturday, October 14, 11:00 a.m. - noon

All ages. You bring your ideas, we'll provide the bricks!  Buildings, superheroes, animals - the sky's the limit! Enter to win a LEGO book, too.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.

 

Spinning Spiders!

Saturday, October 21, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Learn about spiders and their incredible webs, from Charlotte and Itsy Bitsy to our real-life friends around us.  We'll even make a super-sized web for our children's room to help us catch our favorite stories.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.

 

Virginia Ghost Stories

Thursday, November 2, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Ages 18 & up. Debbie Phillips, local storyteller and historian, will chill you to the bone with stories of apparitions, poltergeists, haunted taverns, and more! Part of our "Celebrate!: An Adult Storytelling Series."

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.

 

Genealogy Research Resources

Saturday, November 4, 1:00 -3:30 p.m.

Enjoy an informative presentation at the historic Page Memorial Library about the types of records available for research. Then stroll over to the Montpelier Branch Library for a hands-on demonstration on our genealogy databases and how to use them.  Basic computer experience is preferred for the second part of our program.  Call or visit the library to sign up by November 1.

Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library. 

 

Paws to READ

Wednesday, November 8, 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.

 

Second Saturday LEGO Club

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

All ages. You bring your ideas, we'll provide the bricks!  Buildings, superheroes, animals - the sky's the limit! Enter to win a LEGO book, too.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.

 

Second Saturday LEGO Club

Saturday, December 9, 11:00 a.m. - noon

All ages. You bring your ideas, we'll provide the bricks!  Buildings, superheroes, animals - the sky's the limit! Enter to win a LEGO book, too.

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.

 

Paws to READ

Wednesday, December 13, 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.

 

Family Movie Matinee

Wednesday, December 27, 10:00 a.m. - noon

Celebrate your winter break with a fun family movie!

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Branch Library.