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December 1st
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2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Everyone loves a happy ending; finish this year on a cheery, feel-good note with a weekly Christmas movie and special activity to get you in the festive spirit (and maybe win a prize!).
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Join us for a family storytime with hot chocolate and marshmallows, and hot spiced cider. Lobby and Restrooms open until 6:00pm when Chesapeake Christmas Parade begins.
No registration required
Sunday
December 2nd
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There are no events today.
Monday
December 3rd
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Let our trained staff help you get ready for the job market. We can assist you with job searches, online applications, resumes, and cover letters. No registration required. Drop-ins welcome.
No registration required
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Do you have Microsoft Office, tablet, smartphone or other technology related questions? Sign up for a 30 minute appointment and have your questions answered. Feel free to bring your personal device. Please contact the Information Desk to make an appointment.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Twinkle, twinkle, little one, come on out and have some fun! Join us as we sing, dance and play with nursery rhymes, make new friends and develop social skills. Ages 6 to 23 months with caregiver
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Do you have Microsoft Office, tablet, smartphone or other technology related questions? Sign up for a 30 minute appointment and have your questions answered. Feel free to bring your personal device. Please contact the Information Desk to make an appointment.
No registration required
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Do you have Microsoft Office, tablet, smartphone or other technology related questions? Sign up for a 30 minute appointment and have your questions answered. Feel free to bring your personal device. Please contact the Information Desk to make an appointment.
No registration required
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Do you have Microsoft Office, tablet, smartphone or other technology related questions? Sign up for a 30 minute appointment and have your questions answered. Feel free to bring your personal device. Please contact the Information Desk to make an appointment.
No registration required
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Bring us your online or technology-related questions. Feel free to bring in your device for limited personalized sessions. Please contact your library to see if our technology experts are available to help you.
Registration required, slots available.
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Ready, Set, Explore… all things STEAM. These classes engage and encourage participation in science, technology, engineering, art and math. For Grades 3-5
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Make the library part of your homeschool curriculum. Join us for programming and a place to hang out while you explore. Weekly instruction starts at 1 pm. Content may not be for all ages.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Learn how to add, edit, and save text to create a document. Topics: ribbon toolbar, formatting, copying and pasting, printing,. Completion of Computer & Basics or previous experience expected.
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don't get bored- get involved. Give your spare time a new purpose; make friends- build your life. Featuring: video game tournaments, STEAM activities, arts and crafts. Grades 6-12.
No registration required
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Hour of Code is a global movement! Join us to experience Codeapillars, Osmos, Ozobots, Bloxels, Spheros, robotics crafts and more. No registration required.
No registration required
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Let our trained staff help you get ready for the job market. We can assist you with job searches, online applications, resumes, and cover letters. No registration required. Drop-ins welcome.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join your library's Teen Advisory Group and earn volunteer hours. Get involved by participating in teen activities and creating content for the library. Grades 6-12.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Increase your chance at success as you learn how to navigate, practice, & prepare for your next job interview. We will take a close look at the most common and tricky questions and how to develop your responses.
Registration required, slots available.
Tuesday
December 4th
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Our trained library staff provide personal help to effectively prepare you for the job market. Call to set up an appointment for assistance in job searching, online applications, creating a resume or cover letter and more.
Registration required, slots available.
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Learn how to read and send email using a web-based program. Topics: composing new messages, reading and replying to messages, attachments, inbox organization. Completion of Internet Basics or equivalent skills expected.
Registration required, slots available.
10:15 am - 11:00 am
Grab a spot and get ready to rhyme and sing. All ages, with a focus on preschool.
No registration required
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The early years are full of excitement, growth and exploration. Develop new skills with your library friends as we read, sing and play together. Ages 3 to 5 years with caregiver
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
4-H Spin club. Register with 4-H.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Our staff provides personal help to effectively prepare you for the job market. Call to set up an appointment for assistance in job searching, online applications, creating a resume or cover letter and more.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Learn how to add, edit and save text to create a document. Topics: ribbon toolbar, formatting, copying and pasting, printing. Completion of Computer & Keyboard Basics or previous experience expected.
Registration required, slots available.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Our staff provides personal help to effectively prepare you for the job market. Call to set up an appointment for assistance in job searching, online applications, creating a resume or cover letter and more.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Lights, Camera, Action! Read all about it! Join the Russell Reader's Theater and learn to read with purpose. K-5th grade.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don't get bored- get involved. Give your spare time a new purpose; make friends- build your life. Featuring: video game tournaments, STEAM activities, arts and crafts. Grades 6-12.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Hour of Code
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Interested in taking the GED? Get tutored by a teacher from the Adult Continuing Education department.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Share techniques and resources with other family historians. Explore monthly topics with the Library’s resident expert. Spotlight topic is Handling False Leads Without Cutting Down the Tree.
Registration required, slots available.
Wednesday
December 5th
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Interested in current events? Opinionated? Then let's be heard! Bring a cup of coffee and share your take on the world's news with other interested people. No registration required.
No registration required
10:15 am - 11:00 am
Grab a spot and get ready to rhyme and sing. All ages, with a focus on preschool.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Ages 24 to 35 months with caregiver
Registration required, slots available.
11:00 am - 11:45 am
Read, sing, and play to help with emerging literacy and STEAM skills. Ages 3 to 5
Hour of Code for Preschoolers
No registration required
11:15 am - 12:00 pm
The early years are full of excitement, growth and exploration. Develop new skills with your library friends as we read, sing and play together. Ages 3 to 5 with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Ready, set, explore… all things STEAM! These hands-on classes include activities focusing on science, technology, engineering, art and math. Ages 3 to 5 years with caregiver
Registration required, slots available.
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Bring us your online or technology-related questions. Feel free to bring in your device for limited personalized sessions. Please contact your library to see if our technology experts are available to help you.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don't get bored- get involved. Give your spare time a new purpose; make friends- build your life. Featuring: video game tournaments, STEAM activities, arts and crafts. Grades 6-12.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Learn that coding is fun through innovative and interactive activities all ages.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Say hello to Santa and tell him your holiday wishes! Hear stories, dance and sing. Make crafts and bring your camera to take pictures of your little ones with Santa! No registration required. All ages.
No registration required
7:15 pm - 7:45 pm
Santa Claus is coming to the Library! Bring your camera to capture the moment your little one shares holiday wishes with the big guy. Featuring: crafts and merry-making
No registration required
Thursday
December 6th
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10:15 am - 11:15 am
'Tis the season to dance and be creative. Jingle into the library and join us for our jolly holiday themed dance party! Create ornaments for your tree and ours. Children ages 2 -5. No adult registration required. Please complete a registration for each child that will be attending the event.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
'Tis the season to dance and be creative. Jingle into the library and join us for our jolly holiday themed dance party! Create ornaments for your tree and ours. Children ages 2 -5.
Registration required, slots available.
11:15 am - 11:45 am
Feel the power of zen... Discover the art of mindfulness in this relaxing class featuring basic yoga positions and a story! Don’t forget your yoga mat or blanket. Ages 3 to 5 with a caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Discover the power of coding and get plugged in to computer science by enrolling in the Library's mini workshops. Tinker and play with technology during fun, interactive lessons.
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Learn that coding is fun through innovative and interactive activities all ages.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Interested in taking the GED? Get tutored by a teacher from the Adult Continuing Education department.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Interested in taking the GED? Get tutored by a teacher from the Adult Continuing Education department.
No registration required
5:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Save a life learn hands-only CPR. Chest compressions help give victims the best chance at a good outcome. Learn to provide vital support using CPR and an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED).
No registration required
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Join us for lively discussions of books written by and about African Americans. This month's selection is Soul Food Love: Healthy Recipes... by Alice Randall. No registration required.
No registration required
6:45 pm - 7:45 pm
We will conduct an interview with customers about their life story and provide them with a CD recording of their time.
No registration required
Friday
December 7th
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4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Learn that coding is fun through innovative and interactive activities all ages.
No registration required
Saturday
December 8th
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10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Looking for hidden treasure? Discover bargains galore! The Friends of the Library provide great deals on gently used books, music, magazines and movies. Each purchase supports library classes and events.
No registration required
10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Interested in romance fiction? Come meet CRW, a local chapter of Romance Writers of America. Meetings start at 10:30am and workshops begin at 12:30pm.
No registration required
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Through the 10 monthly classes and one-on-one coaching, you can break free from living paycheck to paycheck, avoid late payment and penalty fees and keep more money for yourself! Class runs September 2018 - June 2019
No registration required
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Say hello to Santa and tell him your holiday wishes! Make crafts and bring your camera to take pictures of your little ones with Santa! No registration required.
No registration required
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Always wanted to be a writer? Have no idea where to start? Start here at our Creative Writing 101 program. Bought to you by Old Dominion University's Masters of Fine Arts Writers in Community program. Featuring: writing prompts, tips, and tricks.
Registration required, slots available.
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Students will be introduced to the basic elements of a webpage in this class. Students will learn how to navigate through the World Wide Web as well as how to find, evaluate and print information found on the Internet. This class will also include a brief introduction to search engines and internet safety. Prerequisites: Computer Basics or knowledge of mouse and keyboard.
Registration required, slots available.
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Everyone loves a happy ending; finish this year on a cheery, feel-good note with a weekly Christmas movie and special activity to get you in the festive spirit (and maybe win a prize!).
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Choo Choo! Wear your pajamas, grab your ticket and climb aboard the Polar Express. Join us for a magical Holiday movie, festive crafts and delicious hot chocolate to chase away the North Pole chills.
No registration required
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Celebrate cult movie night after-hours at the library as Team Fantasmo strives to bring the best and rarely seen genre films to our big screen. Movies start at 8:00pm and the selected titles are available on our website closer to the event date. Registration is not required.
Tonight's movie: The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension | Rated: PG
No registration required
Sunday
December 9th
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There are no events today.
Monday
December 10th
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Let our trained staff help you get ready for the job market. We can assist you with job searches, online applications, resumes, and cover letters. No registration required. Drop-ins welcome.
No registration required
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Do you have Microsoft Office, tablet, smartphone or other technology related questions? Sign up for a 30 minute appointment and have your questions answered. Feel free to bring your personal device. Please contact the Information Desk to make an appointment.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Twinkle, twinkle, little one, come on out and have some fun! Join us as we sing, dance and play with nursery rhymes, make new friends and develop social skills. Ages 6 to 23 months with caregiver
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Do you have Microsoft Office, tablet, smartphone or other technology related questions? Sign up for a 30 minute appointment and have your questions answered. Feel free to bring your personal device. Please contact the Information Desk to make an appointment.
No registration required
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Do you have Microsoft Office, tablet, smartphone or other technology related questions? Sign up for a 30 minute appointment and have your questions answered. Feel free to bring your personal device. Please contact the Information Desk to make an appointment.
No registration required
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Do you have Microsoft Office, tablet, smartphone or other technology related questions? Sign up for a 30 minute appointment and have your questions answered. Feel free to bring your personal device. Please contact the Information Desk to make an appointment.
No registration required
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Bring us your online or technology-related questions. Feel free to bring in your device for limited personalized sessions. Please contact your library to see if our technology experts are available to help you.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Make the library part of your homeschool curriculum. Join us for programming and a place to hang out while you explore. Weekly instruction starts at 1 pm. Content may not be for all ages.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Learn how to create a spreadsheet from scratch. Topics: inputting and editing data, formatting, building formulas. Completion of Word Basics or equivalent skills expected.
Registration required, slots available.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
BLT meeting
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don't get bored- get involved. Give your spare time a new purpose; make friends- build your life. Featuring: video game tournaments, STEAM activities, arts and crafts. Grades 6-12.
No registration required
4:15 pm - 5:00 pm
Ready, Set, Explore… all things STEAM. These classes engage and encourage participation in science, technology, engineering, art and math. For Grades 3-5
Registration required, slots available.
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Let our trained staff help you get ready for the job market. We can assist you with job searches, online applications, resumes, and cover letters. No registration required. Drop-ins welcome.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Discover modern strategies for developing a professional resume. Review mock resumes and openly discuss what makes a resume stand out in a positive way.
Registration required, slots available.
Tuesday
December 11th
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Our trained library staff provide personal help to effectively prepare you for the job market. Call to set up an appointment for assistance in job searching, online applications, creating a resume or cover letter and more.
Registration required, slots available.
10:15 am - 11:00 am
Grab a spot and get ready to rhyme and sing. All ages, with a focus on preschool.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Twinkle, twinkle, little one, come on out and have some fun! Join us as we sing, dance, and play with nursery rhymes, make new friends and develop social skills. Ages 6 to 24 months with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Share techniques and resources with other family historians. Explore monthly topics with the Library’s resident expert. Spotlight topic is Handling False Leads Without Cutting Down the Tree.
Registration required, slots available.
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The early years are full of excitement, growth and exploration. Develop new skills with your library friends as we read, sing and play together. Ages 3 to 5 years with caregiver
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Our staff provides personal help to effectively prepare you for the job market. Call to set up an appointment for assistance in job searching, online applications, creating a resume or cover letter and more.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Learn how to create a spreadsheet from scratch. Topics: inputting and editing data, formatting, building formulas. Completion of Word Basics or equivalent skills expected.
Registration required, slots available.
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Bring your favorite handicraft or other quiet activity to work on while you listen to an audiobook. No outside reading required. No registration required.
No registration required
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Our staff provides personal help to effectively prepare you for the job market. Call to set up an appointment for assistance in job searching, online applications, creating a resume or cover letter and more.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Lights, Camera, Action! Read all about it! Join the Russell Reader's Theater and learn to read with purpose. K-5th grade.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don't get bored- get involved. Give your spare time a new purpose; make friends- build your life. Featuring: video game tournaments, STEAM activities, arts and crafts. Grades 6-12.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Backyard Gardeners will present a topic about gardening.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Interested in taking the GED? Get tutored by a teacher from the Adult Continuing Education department.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Interested in taking the GED? Get tutored by a teacher from the Adult Continuing Education department.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Meet other fans of anime and manga, share artwork, ideas and recommendations for the library's manga collection! Meetings are open to dedicated fans as well as beginners.
No registration required
Wednesday
December 12th
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Interested in current events? Opinionated? Then let's be heard! Bring a cup of coffee and share your take on the world's news with other interested people. No registration required.
No registration required
10:15 am - 11:00 am
Grab a spot and get ready to rhyme and sing. All ages, with a focus on preschool.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Ages 24 to 35 months with caregiver
Registration required, slots available.
11:15 am - 12:00 pm
The early years are full of excitement, growth and exploration. Develop new skills with your library friends as we read, sing and play together. Ages 3 to 5 with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Looking for a job isn't easy. Let the Library connect you with a network of local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, resume help, career exploration and employer recruitment information
Registration required, slots available.
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jump in to coding technology with state-of-the-art robots, interactive iPads, effortless apps and gaming software to become a preschool computer whiz and engineer of the future! Ages 3 to 5 with a caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Bring us your online or technology-related questions. Feel free to bring in your device for limited personalized sessions. Please contact your library to see if our technology experts are available to help you.
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Let your creativity take shape! Join the Library’s block party and create new inventions using materials from our collection including Legos®, K’nex, IO Blox and Straw Builders. No registration required.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don't get bored- get involved. Give your spare time a new purpose; make friends- build your life. Featuring: video game tournaments, STEAM activities, arts and crafts. Grades 6-12.
No registration required
Thursday
December 13th
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10:30 am - 11:30 am
Spark an interest in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Featuring: hands-on activities and fun.
No registration required
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Raise your confidence level when it comes to networking with potential employers! This workshop introduces important tactics to develop and utilize when approaching multiple employers during hiring events.
Registration required, slots available.
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Learn how to use the computer for the first time. Topics: computer terminology, operation, mouse practice. No previous computer experience expected.
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Discover the power of coding and get plugged in to computer science by enrolling in the Library's mini workshops. Tinker and play with technology during fun, interactive lessons.
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Get your creative juices flowing with fun games and exercises to enhance your writing. Grades 3-5.
Registration required, slots available.
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Interested in taking the GED? Get tutored by a teacher from the Adult Continuing Education department.
Today's class has been cancelled.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Interested in taking the GED? Get tutored by a teacher from the Adult Continuing Education department.
No registration required
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Choo Choo! Wear your pajamas, grab your ticket and climb aboard the Polar Express. Join us for a magical Holiday movie, festive crafts and delicious hot chocolate to chase away the North Pole chills.
Registration required, slots available.
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Ready, Set, Explore...all things STEAM! These classes engage and encourage participation in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Grades 3-5.
Registration required, slots available.
Friday
December 14th
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There are no events today.
Saturday
December 15th
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9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Join the Friends of the Library to have first dibs at their monthly book sale. First hour is members only. The sale opens to everyone at 10:30 am.
No registration required
10:00 am - 1:45 pm
Learn to knit or crochet and donate items made to a local charity. All finished projects will be donated to infants in need. Yarn is provided. Bring a size G crochet hook or size 6 pair knitting needles.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Say hello to Santa and tell him your holiday wishes! Make crafts and bring your camera to take pictures of your little ones with Santa!
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Everyone loves a happy ending; finish this year on a cheery, feel-good note with a weekly Christmas movie and special activity to get you in the festive spirit (and maybe win a prize!).
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Calling all Gamers in High School! Show off your skills for a friendly gaming competition. We will begin this tournament promptly at 2:00pm so we can make sure all can play. Get your game on and be ready to have some fun!
Registration required, slots available.
Sunday
December 16th
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There are no events today.
Monday
December 17th
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Let our trained staff help you get ready for the job market. We can assist you with job searches, online applications, resumes, and cover letters. No registration required. Drop-ins welcome.
No registration required
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Do you have Microsoft Office, tablet, smartphone or other technology related questions? Sign up for a 30 minute appointment and have your questions answered. Feel free to bring your personal device. Please contact the Information Desk to make an appointment.
No registration required
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Do you have Microsoft Office, tablet, smartphone or other technology related questions? Sign up for a 30 minute appointment and have your questions answered. Feel free to bring your personal device. Please contact the Information Desk to make an appointment.
No registration required
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Do you have Microsoft Office, tablet, smartphone or other technology related questions? Sign up for a 30 minute appointment and have your questions answered. Feel free to bring your personal device. Please contact the Information Desk to make an appointment.
No registration required
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Do you have Microsoft Office, tablet, smartphone or other technology related questions? Sign up for a 30 minute appointment and have your questions answered. Feel free to bring your personal device. Please contact the Information Desk to make an appointment.
No registration required
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Bring us your online or technology-related questions. Feel free to bring in your device for limited personalized sessions. Please contact your library to see if our technology experts are available to help you.
Registration required, slots available.
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Bring us your Microsoft Office-related questions. Feel free to bring in your device for limited personalized sessions. Please contact your library to see if our available technology experts can help you. Please leave us a note regarding what you are interested in learning
Registration required, slots available.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
BLT meeting
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Calling all future engineers and architects! Explore STEAM concepts while constructing amazing designs using the library’s Lego© collection. Grades K-5.
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don't get bored- get involved. Give your spare time a new purpose; make friends- build your life. Featuring: video game tournaments, STEAM activities, arts and crafts. Grades 6-12.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Celebrate the holidays with bilingual stories and make crafts with a Spanish twist. Vamos a celebrar la Navidad con cuentos en Espanol y Ingles y con actividades para los ninos. Bienvenidos a todos.
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
MH: Fiesta of Holiday Stories/Fiesta de Cuentos de la Navidad Celebrate the holidays with bilingual stories and make crafts with a Spanish twist. Vamos a celebrar la Navidad con cuentos en Espanol y Ingles y con actividades para los ninos. Bienvenidos a todos
Registration required, slots available.
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Let our trained staff help you get ready for the job market. We can assist you with job searches, online applications, resumes, and cover letters. No registration required. Drop-ins welcome.
No registration required
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Join Cuffee Library on a Christmas filled night with the Polar Express, pictures with Santa and hot cocoa. Bring something comfy to sit on if you plan to watch the movie.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
Ready, Set, Explore… all things STEAM. These classes engage and encourage participation in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Grades K-5.
No registration required
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
This group is associated with the Chesapeake Crime Prevention Council and the Chesapeake Police Department.
No registration required
Tuesday
December 18th
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Our trained library staff provide personal help to effectively prepare you for the job market. Call to set up an appointment for assistance in job searching, online applications, creating a resume or cover letter and more.
Registration required, slots available.
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Our staff provides personal help to effectively prepare you for the job market. Call to set up an appointment for assistance in job searching, online applications, creating a resume or cover letter and more.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Learn how to create and present a slideshow. Topics: inserting text and images, slide layout, animations, handouts. Completion of Word Basics or equivalent skills expected.
Registration required, slots available.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Our staff provides personal help to effectively prepare you for the job market. Call to set up an appointment for assistance in job searching, online applications, creating a resume or cover letter and more.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don't get bored- get involved. Give your spare time a new purpose; make friends- build your life. Featuring: video game tournaments, STEAM activities, arts and crafts. Grades 6-12.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Interested in taking the GED? Get tutored by a teacher from the Adult Continuing Education department.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Interested in taking the GED? Get tutored by a teacher from the Adult Continuing Education department.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Say hello to Santa and tell him your holiday wishes! Make crafts and bring your camera to take pictures of your little ones with Santa! No registration required.
No registration required
Wednesday
December 19th
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Interested in current events? Opinionated? Then let's be heard! Bring a cup of coffee and share your take on the world's news with other interested people. No registration required.
No registration required
10:15 am - 11:15 am
Say hello to Santa and tell him your holiday wishes! Make crafts and bring your camera to take pictures of your little ones with Santa! Ages 0-5. No adult registration required. Please complete a registration for each child that will be attending the event.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Vamos en una aventura bilingüe, combinando libros y canciones en inglés y español. Let’s go on a bilingual language adventure combining books and songs in English and Spanish.
No registration required
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Bring us your online or technology-related questions. Feel free to bring in your device for limited personalized sessions. Please contact your library to see if our technology experts are available to help you.
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don't get bored- get involved. Give your spare time a new purpose; make friends- build your life. Featuring: video game tournaments, STEAM activities, arts and crafts. Grades 6-12.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Discover modern strategies for developing a professional resume. Review mock resumes and openly discuss what makes a resume stand out in a positive way.
Registration required, slots available.
Thursday
December 20th
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4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Grab some glitter, squirt some glue; what you make is up to you! Creativity sparks curiosity. Join us for an afternoon of crafts and conversation. Featuring: pure imagination and other craft supplies Creativity sparks curiosity. Grades 3-8.
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Select a book and read to the best listeners in the world, bunnies and guinea pigs. Practice reading in order to improve your reading skills and make bouncy friends!
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Say hello to Santa and tell him your holiday wishes! Make crafts and bring your camera to take pictures of your little ones with Santa! No registration required.
No registration required
Friday
December 21st
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Learn the ins and outs of how to get your historical property improvements approved.
No registration required
Saturday
December 22nd
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2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Everyone loves a happy ending; finish this year on a cheery, feel-good note with a weekly Christmas movie and special activity to get you in the festive spirit (and maybe win a prize!).
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Choo Choo! Wear your pajamas, grab your tickets and climb aboard the Polar Express. Join us for a magical Holiday movie, festive crafts and delicious hot chocolate to chase away the North Pole chills.
No registration required
Sunday
December 23rd
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There are no events today.
Monday
December 24th
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All Day
Holiday
No registration required
Tuesday
December 25th
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All Day
Holiday
No registration required
Wednesday
December 26th
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Interested in current events? Opinionated? Then let's be heard! Bring a cup of coffee and share your take on the world's news with other interested people. No registration required.
No registration required
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Looking for a job isn't easy. Let the Library connect you with a network of local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, resume help, career exploration and employer recruitment information
Registration required, slots available.
Thursday
December 27th
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2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Choo Choo! Wear your pajamas, grab your ticket and climb aboard the Polar Express. Join us for a magical holiday movie, festive crafts and delicious hot chocolate to chase away the North Pole chills. Please complete a registration for each person that will be attending the event.
Registration required, slots available.
Friday
December 28th
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There are no events today.
Saturday
December 29th
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All Day
Come celebrate and learn about the seven principles of Kwanzaa. Enjoy music & storytelling, family history tips, African dance, a Kinara ceremony and arts & crafts.
No registration required
Sunday
December 30th
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There are no events today.
Monday
December 31st
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All Day
Holiday
No registration required