Event Calendar

Monday
April 1st
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
Looking for hidden treasure? Shop the Friends Book Sale. The Friends provide great deals on gently used books, music and movies. Each purchase supports library classes and events.
No registration required
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Looking for a job isn't easy. Let the Library connect you with local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, resume help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
10:00 am - 10:30 am
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 available technology experts can help you.
No registration required
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Head Start Registration
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. No registration required.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Introduce early learning concepts and emerging independence to your two-year-old through talking, singing, reading and playing. Age 2 with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:30 am - 11:00 am
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 available technology experts can help you.
No registration required
11:00 am - 11:30 am
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 available technology experts can help you.
No registration required
11:15 am - 11:45 am
Explore early literacy concepts with your three-year-old while we introduce a wide variety of books, songs and finger-plays. We’ll start focusing on letter, number and shape recognition. Age 3 with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
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 available technology experts can help you.
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 - 2:00 pm
Spark an interest in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Featuring: hands-on activities and fun. Grades 3-5.
Registration required, slots available.
2:00 pm - 2:30 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 available technology experts can help you. Please leave us a note regarding what you are interested in learning.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Weekly BLT meeting.
No registration required
2:30 pm - 3:00 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 available technology experts can help you. Please leave us a note regarding what you are interested in learning.
Registration required. Program is full.
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Does your child need a little extra help with an assignment or concept in school? We're here to assist. We encourage you to register your child for one of the 30 minute slots to meet with our certified staff member for tutoring. (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. No registration required.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Does your child need a little extra help with an assignment or concept in school? We're here to assist. We encourage you to register your child for one of the 30 minute slots to meet with our certified staff member for tutoring. (Grades K-5)
Registration required, slots available.
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Does your child need a little extra help with an assignment or concept in school? We're here to assist. We encourage you to register your child for one of the 30 minute slots to meet with our certified staff member for tutoring. (Grades K-5)
Registration required, slots available.
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Does your child need a little extra help with an assignment or concept in school? We're here to assist. We encourage you to register your child for one of the 30 minute slots to meet with our certified staff member for tutoring. (Grades K-5)
Registration required, slots available.
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Connect with other sewists who are as passionate about garment sewing and design as you are. Share what you’re making, learn new techniques, get advice, and, of course, sew. Bring your own project or participate in the guided activity.
No registration required
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Looking for a job isn't easy. Let the Library connect you with local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, resume help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Are you looking for a way to get involved in your community and build leadership skills? Join TAG! Ask a staff member for an application today and start earning community service hours.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Create art together at the Library! Work on engaging, hands-on projects individually or team up as a family.
Registration required, slots available.
Tuesday
April 2nd
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
Looking for hidden treasure? Shop the Friends Book Sale. The Friends provide great deals on gently used books, music and movies. Each purchase supports library classes and events.
No registration required
9:30 am - 10:00 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 18 months to 35 months with caregiver
No registration required
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 - 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.
10:15 am - 11:00 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 3-5 with caregiver
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Explore early literacy concepts with your three-year-old while we introduce a wide variety of books, songs and finger-plays. We’ll start focusing on letter, number and shape recognition. Age 3 with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
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 is not required.
No registration required
11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Bring your preschooler to talk, sing, read, write, and play on his/her own. This class will focus on school readiness skills to help your little one transition into a kindergarten classroom. Independent 4 to 5 year-olds.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Call to set up an appointment and let the Library connect you with a network of local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, résumé help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
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. Program is full but waiting list is open.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Call to set up an appointment and let the Library connect you with a network of local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, résumé help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Free Comic Book Day committee
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Step into the spotlight. This is your moment to shine! Read scripts and learn to entertain audiences with your voice, expressions and gestures through Reader's Theater. Grades K-5
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Learn to code with Chesapeake’s young aspiring coders and programmers. Join the coding movement! Our mini-workshops cover the basics with fresh innovative activities. Grades 3-5. 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. No registration required.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Classes are offered to students wishing to improve their reading, writing, and math skills in preparation of taking the General Educational Development (GED) test.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Classes are offered to students wishing to improve their reading, writing, and math skills in preparation of taking the General Educational Development (GED) test.
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 Slave Ownership and its place in genealogy.
Registration required, slots available.
Wednesday
April 3rd
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
Looking for hidden treasure? Shop the Friends Book Sale. The Friends provide great deals on gently used books, music and movies. Each purchase supports library classes and events.
No registration required
9:30 am - 10:00 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 6 months to 18 months with caregiver
No registration required
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Come knit with us! It doesn't matter whether you are just beginning or have years of experience. No registration required.
No registration required
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 needed
No registration required
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Head Start Registration
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. Age 2 years with caregiver. Registration is not required.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Build an early literacy foundation with your infant through repeating rhymes, music and baby signs. Ages 6 to 11 months with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
11:00 am - 11:45 am
The early years are full of excitement and growth! Develop emergent literacy skills with your library friends as we read, sing and play together! Ages 3 to 5 years with caregiver.
No registration required
11:00 am - 11:45 am
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.
11:00 am - 11:45 am
Focus on school readiness skills and behaviors to help prepare your preschooler for the transition into a kindergarten classroom. Ages 4 to 5 years without a caregiver
Registration required. Program is full.
11:15 am - 11:45 am
Introduce early learning concepts and emerging independence to your two-year-old through talking, singing, reading and playing. Age 2 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. 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
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. No registration required.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Kids in grades K- 2 are invited to join our Crazy 8s Math Club! This is a club unlike any other. It is designed to show kids that numbers are anything but boring. Kids will jump, play and build to learn mathematical concepts.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Bring your projects, yarn, needles and hooks to this lively yarn crafting group. All skill levels are welcome. No registration needed.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 6:30 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. Program is full.
6:00 pm - 7:30 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.
6:30 pm - 7:00 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. Program is full but waiting list is open.
Thursday
April 4th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
Looking for hidden treasure? Shop the Friends Book Sale. The Friends provide great deals on gently used books, music and movies. Each purchase supports library classes and events.
No registration required
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Taxes are prepared for free if: income is low to moderate, no rental income or business owner with no inventory or employees. Bring Social Security card, photo ID, last year’s tax forms and any other required information. Walk-ins only.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Build emergent reading skills with your one-year-old and begin to explore and play. You’ll be sharing rhymes, books, baby signs and literacy-based activities to build gross motor skills. Ages 12 to 23 months with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
2:00 pm - 4:00 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.
2:00 pm - 4:00 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.
No registration required
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. Grades K-5
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Discover the power of coding! Learn coding basics and build from there in these weekly interactive lessons. Laptops are provided. Space is limited, registration is required. Grades 6-12
Registration required, slots available.
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Classes are offered to students wishing to improve their reading, writing, and math skills in preparation of taking the General Educational Development (GED) test.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
CPR/AED training by the Chesapeake Fire Department. Registration can be done at http://www.cityofchesapeake.net/government/City-Departments/Departments/fire/ems/Hands-Only-CPR.htm
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Classes are offered to students wishing to improve their reading, writing, and math skills in preparation of taking the General Educational Development (GED) test.
No registration required
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Embrace the essence of community; unite to read and share books written by and about Africans and African Americans. For anyone interested in literary discussion of culture, history and politics of the African American experience.
No registration required
Friday
April 5th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
Looking for hidden treasure? Shop the Friends Book Sale. The Friends provide great deals on gently used books, music and movies. Each purchase supports library classes and events.
No registration required
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Taxes are prepared for free if: income is low to moderate, no rental income or business owner with no inventory or employees. Bring Social Security card, photo ID, last year’s tax forms and any other required information. Walk-ins only.
No registration required
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Taxes are prepared for free if: income is low to moderate, no rental income or business owner with no inventory or employees. Bring Social Security card, photo ID, last year’s tax forms and any other required information. Walk-ins only.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Build emergent reading skills with your one-year-old and begin to explore and play. You’ll be sharing rhymes, books, baby signs and literacy-based activities to build gross motor skills. Ages 12 to 23 months with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Chesapeake Masters features a creative and challenging 18-hole putt-putt golf course inside the Central Library. This three-day event is held from April 5th – 7th. Greens fees are $5 / person. All proceeds from the event benefit the Smart Start Chesapeake Early Literacy and STEAM Program.
No registration required
Saturday
April 6th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
Looking for hidden treasure? Shop the Friends Book Sale. The Friends provide great deals on gently used books, music and movies. Each purchase supports library classes and events.
No registration required
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Taxes are prepared for free if: income is low to moderate, no rental income or business owner with no inventory or employees. Bring Social Security card, photo ID, last year’s tax forms and any other required information. Walk-ins only.
No registration required
10:15 am - 11:00 am
Bring your creativity to the library and craft a masterpiece worthy of a museum. Grades K-2.
Registration required, slots available.
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Chesapeake Masters features a creative and challenging 18-hole putt-putt golf course inside the Central Library. This three-day event is held from April 5th – 7th. Greens fees are $5 / person. All proceeds from the event benefit the Smart Start Chesapeake Early Literacy and STEAM Program.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Library Foundation will host a competitive golf tournament & soiree featuring gourmet hors d’oeuvres, craft brews, fine wines, an upscale silent auction, & live music. Proceeds benefit Early Literacy Programs This is an adults-only event. Registration required: https://lovemylibrary.net/masters/
No registration required
Sunday
April 7th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
Looking for hidden treasure? Shop the Friends Book Sale. The Friends provide great deals on gently used books, music and movies. Each purchase supports library classes and events.
No registration required
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Chesapeake Masters features a creative and challenging 18-hole putt-putt golf course inside the Central Library. This three-day event is held from April 5th – 7th. Greens fees are $5 / person. All proceeds from the event benefit the Smart Start Chesapeake Early Literacy and STEAM Program.
No registration required
Monday
April 8th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
Looking for hidden treasure? Shop the Friends Book Sale. The Friends provide great deals on gently used books, music and movies. Each purchase supports library classes and events.
No registration required
All Day
Celebrate the Chesapeake Public Library by creating a limited edition library card. Youth contest ages 5-17; adult contest ages 18+. Applications online at infopeake.org or at any Chesapeake Public Library.
No registration required
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Looking for a job isn't easy. Let the Library connect you with local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, resume help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
10:00 am - 10:30 am
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 available technology experts can help you.
No registration required
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Head Start Registration
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. No registration required.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Introduce early learning concepts and emerging independence to your two-year-old through talking, singing, reading and playing. Age 2 with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:30 am - 11:00 am
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 available technology experts can help you.
No registration required
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Learn how to navigate, practice, and prepare for your next job interview. In this workshop we will take a close look at the most common and tricky interview questions and how to develop responses that will increase your chance for success.
Registration required, slots available.
11:00 am - 11:30 am
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 available technology experts can help you.
No registration required
11:15 am - 11:45 am
Explore early literacy concepts with your three-year-old while we introduce a wide variety of books, songs and finger-plays. We’ll start focusing on letter, number and shape recognition. Age 3 with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
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 available technology experts can help you.
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 - 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. Come out Monday April 15 to investigate the universe with BackBay Astronomers.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bring your plant questions to agriculture experts dedicated to beautifying our community, educating the public and maintaining the environment for the future. Individualized advice is available for your tricky garden dilemmas.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Weekly BLT meeting.
No registration required
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Does your child need a little extra help with an assignment or concept in school? We're here to assist. We encourage you to register your child for one of the 30 minute slots to meet with our certified staff member for tutoring. (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. No registration required.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Does your child need a little extra help with an assignment or concept in school? We're here to assist. We encourage you to register your child for one of the 30 minute slots to meet with our certified staff member for tutoring. (Grades K-5)
Registration required, slots available.
4:15 pm - 5:15 pm
Spark an interest in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Featuring: hands-on activities and fun. Grades 3-5.
Registration required, slots available.
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Does your child need a little extra help with an assignment or concept in school? We're here to assist. We encourage you to register your child for one of the 30 minute slots to meet with our certified staff member for tutoring. (Grades K-5)
Registration required, slots available.
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Does your child need a little extra help with an assignment or concept in school? We're here to assist. We encourage you to register your child for one of the 30 minute slots to meet with our certified staff member for tutoring. (Grades K-5)
Registration required, slots available.
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Looking for a job isn't easy. Let the Library connect you with local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, resume help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Network with other mystery writers and enhance the craft. Writers of all genres are welcome to join the local chapter of this international organization.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Create art together at the Library! Work on engaging, hands-on projects individually or team up as a family.
Registration required, slots available.
Tuesday
April 9th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
9:30 am - 10:00 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 18 months to 35 months with caregiver
No registration required
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 - 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.
10:15 am - 11:00 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 3-5 with caregiver
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Explore early literacy concepts with your three-year-old while we introduce a wide variety of books, songs and finger-plays. We’ll start focusing on letter, number and shape recognition. Age 3 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 Slave Ownership and its place in genealogy.
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 is not required.
No registration required
11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Bring your preschooler to talk, sing, read, write, and play on his/her own. This class will focus on school readiness skills to help your little one transition into a kindergarten classroom. Independent 4 to 5 year-olds.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Call to set up an appointment and let the Library connect you with a network of local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, résumé help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bring your plant questions to agriculture experts dedicated to beautifying our community, educating the public and maintaining the environment for the future. Individualized advice is available for your tricky garden dilemmas.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Learn how to use the computer keyboard to type and edit information. Topics: keyboard layout, key functions, modifier keys. No previous computer experience expected.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Call to set up an appointment and let the Library connect you with a network of local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, résumé help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Step into the spotlight. This is your moment to shine! Read scripts and learn to entertain audiences with your voice, expressions and gestures through Reader's Theater. Grades K-5
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Learn to code with Chesapeake’s young aspiring coders and programmers. Join the coding movement! Our mini-workshops cover the basics with fresh innovative activities. Grades 3-5. 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. No registration required.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Classes are offered to students wishing to improve their reading, writing, and math skills in preparation of taking the General Educational Development (GED) test.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Classes are offered to students wishing to improve their reading, writing, and math skills in preparation of taking the General Educational Development (GED) test.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Prepare for hurricane season survival with the City of Chesapeake Emergency Management.
No registration required
Wednesday
April 10th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
9:30 am - 10:00 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 6 months to 18 months with caregiver
No registration required
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 needed
No registration required
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Head Start Registration
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. Age 2 years with caregiver. Registration is not required.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Build an early literacy foundation with your infant through repeating rhymes, music and baby signs. Ages 6 to 11 months with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
11:00 am - 11:45 am
The early years are full of excitement and growth! Develop emergent literacy skills with your library friends as we read, sing and play together! Ages 3 to 5 years with caregiver.
No registration required
11:00 am - 11:45 am
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.
11:00 am - 11:45 am
Focus on school readiness skills and behaviors to help prepare your preschooler for the transition into a kindergarten classroom. Ages 4 to 5 years without a caregiver
Registration required. Program is full.
11:15 am - 11:45 am
Introduce early learning concepts and emerging independence to your two-year-old through talking, singing, reading and playing. Age 2 with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
11:45 am - 4:00 pm
General Meeting and Coalition Board Meeting.
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.
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
Let your creativity take shape! Join the Library's block party and build new creations using materials from our LEGO collection and more. Participate in challenges and free play. Grades K-5. Registration is not 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. No registration required.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Kids in grades K- 2 are invited to join our Crazy 8s Math Club! This is a club unlike any other. It is designed to show kids that numbers are anything but boring. Kids will jump, play and build to learn mathematical concepts.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Bring your projects, yarn, needles and hooks to this lively yarn crafting group. All skill levels are welcome. No registration needed.
No registration required
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Robyn Hitchcock, acclaimed singer-songwriter, master of surreal wit and an unwavering jewel in the crown of British psychedelia, will be serenading our books (and their readers) on Wednesday, April 10. Free and open to the public, doors open at 8:00 pm and his performance will begin at 8:30 pm.
No registration required
Thursday
April 11th
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10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Taxes are prepared for free if: income is low to moderate, no rental income or business owner with no inventory or employees. Bring Social Security card, photo ID, last year’s tax forms and any other required information. Walk-ins only.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Build emergent reading skills with your one-year-old and begin to explore and play. You’ll be sharing rhymes, books, baby signs and literacy-based activities to build gross motor skills. Ages 12 to 23 months with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Are you raising your grandchildren? Connect with a support group while learning about resources and opportunities for your family's well-being. Sponsor: Chesapeake 55+
No registration required
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
11:15 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
Did you know you can learn a whole new language without using your voice? Let your hands do the talking as we learn American Sign Language FUNdamentals. Beginners or experts welcome! Grades K-5
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Discover the power of coding! Learn coding basics and build from there in these weekly interactive lessons. Laptops are provided. Space is limited, registration is required. Grades 6-12
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Hop on over to the Library for exciting spring activities. Bring your camera and take pictures with the bunny. Join us for eggscellent fun!
Registration required, slots available.
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Classes are offered to students wishing to improve their reading, writing, and math skills in preparation of taking the General Educational Development (GED) test.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Classes are offered to students wishing to improve their reading, writing, and math skills in preparation of taking the General Educational Development (GED) test.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Invest in yourself with our free 10 monthly classes and one-on-one financial coaching. You can break free from living paycheck to paycheck, avoid payment and penalty fees, and keep more money for yourself! Register by clicking the link under Presenter Information.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Terrariums for teens and adults! Celebrate Earth Day, create a miniature garden in a bottle. Register since space and materials are limited. One person per registration, please.
Registration required, slots available.
Friday
April 12th
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9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Taxes are prepared for free if: income is low to moderate, no rental income or business owner with no inventory or employees. Bring Social Security card, photo ID, last year’s tax forms and any other required information. Walk-ins only.
No registration required
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Taxes are prepared for free if: income is low to moderate, no rental income or business owner with no inventory or employees. Bring Social Security card, photo ID, last year’s tax forms and any other required information. Walk-ins only.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Build emergent reading skills with your one-year-old and begin to explore and play. You’ll be sharing rhymes, books, baby signs and literacy-based activities to build gross motor skills. Ages 12 to 23 months with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Spark an interest in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Featuring: hands-on activities and fun. Looking for more information? Visit www.infopeake.org for class details. Ages 3 to 5 with caregiver
Registration required, slots available.
Saturday
April 13th
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10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Taxes are prepared for free if: income is low to moderate, no rental income or business owner with no inventory or employees. Bring Social Security card, photo ID, last year’s tax forms and any other required information. Walk-ins only.
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
10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Are you in love with writing romance? Talk shop with Romance Writers of America, a non-profit organization supporting those pursuing a career in romance and women's fiction writing. Chapter Meeting: 10:30am Workshops: 12:30pm
No registration required
2:00 pm - 3:30 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.
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Read to a certified therapy dog. Improve your reading skills and make new canine friends! Grades K-5.
Registration required, slots available.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
A learning expedition is about to begin! Explore different cultures, dabble in science and technology and seek new adventures. Featuring: books, activities and crafts. Grades K-5.
No registration required
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Coding and robotics go hand-in-hand. If you had fun at our coding events this fall, take your interest to the next level and apply what you’ve learned in our upcoming robotics classes. Grades 3-5.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
Sunday
April 14th
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Monday
April 15th
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Looking for a job isn't easy. Let the Library connect you with local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, resume help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
10:00 am - 10:30 am
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 available technology experts can help you.
No registration required
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Head Start Registration
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. No registration required.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Introduce early learning concepts and emerging independence to your two-year-old through talking, singing, reading and playing. Age 2 with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Begin your toddler’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Age 2 years with caregiver
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:30 am - 11:00 am
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 available technology experts can help you.
No registration required
11:00 am - 11:30 am
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 available technology experts can help you.
No registration required
11:15 am - 11:45 am
Explore early literacy concepts with your three-year-old while we introduce a wide variety of books, songs and finger-plays. We’ll start focusing on letter, number and shape recognition. Age 3 with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
11:15 am - 11:45 am
Begin your preschoolers lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to dance, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Age 3 years with caregiver
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
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 available technology experts can help you.
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 - 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. Come out Monday April 15 to investigate the universe with BackBay Astronomers.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 2:30 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 available technology experts can help you. Please leave us a note regarding what you are interested in learning.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Learn how to use a computer for the first time. Topics: computer terminology, operation, mouse practice. No previous computer experience expected.
Registration required, slots available.
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Weekly BLT meeting.
No registration required
2:30 pm - 3:00 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 available technology experts can help you. Please leave us a note regarding what you are interested in learning.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Does your child need a little extra help with an assignment or concept in school? We're here to assist. We encourage you to register your child for one of the 30 minute slots to meet with our certified staff member for tutoring. (Grades K-5)
Registration required, slots available.
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-2.
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Does your child need a little extra help with an assignment or concept in school? We're here to assist. We encourage you to register your child for one of the 30 minute slots to meet with our certified staff member for tutoring. (Grades K-5)
Registration required, slots available.
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Does your child need a little extra help with an assignment or concept in school? We're here to assist. We encourage you to register your child for one of the 30 minute slots to meet with our certified staff member for tutoring. (Grades K-5)
Registration required, slots available.
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
This ain't your grandma's BINGO! We're adding a musical twist to an old classic. Test your expertise and try to identify current and old school tunes.
Registration required, slots available.
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Does your child need a little extra help with an assignment or concept in school? We're here to assist. We encourage you to register your child for one of the 30 minute slots to meet with our certified staff member for tutoring. (Grades K-5)
Registration required, slots available.
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Looking for a job isn't easy. Let the Library connect you with local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, resume help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Create art together at the Library! Work on engaging, hands-on projects individually or team up as a family.
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 K-5.
No registration required
Tuesday
April 16th
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9:30 am - 10:00 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 18 months to 35 months with caregiver
No registration required
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 - 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.
10:15 am - 11:00 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 3-5 with caregiver
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Explore early literacy concepts with your three-year-old while we introduce a wide variety of books, songs and finger-plays. We’ll start focusing on letter, number and shape recognition. Age 3 with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:15 am - 12:15 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. Program is full.
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Begin your toddler’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Age 12 months-23 months with caregiver
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
11:00 am - 11:45 am
Hop on over to the library for fun spring activities. Bring your camera and take pictures with the Easter Bunny. Join us for eggscellent fun!
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 is not required.
No registration required
11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Bring your preschooler to talk, sing, read, write, and play on his/her own. This class will focus on school readiness skills to help your little one transition into a kindergarten classroom. Independent 4 to 5 year-olds.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Each session will focus on school readiness skills to help prepare your preschooler for the transition into a kindergarten classroom. Ages 4 to 5 years without a caregiver
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Share your favorite books through conversation with other interested readers and expand your circle of friends. Please call or visit the library for the title each month. No registration required.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Call to set up an appointment and let the Library connect you with a network of local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, résumé help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Learn how to save, find, and organize files. Topics: file types, saving files, organizing folders, Windows Explorer. Completion of Computer & Keyboard Basics or equivalent skills expected.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Call to set up an appointment and let the Library connect you with a network of local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, résumé help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
A learning expedition is about to begin! Explore different cultures, dabble in science and technology and seek new adventures. Featuring: books, activities and crafts Grades K-2
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Step into the spotlight. This is your moment to shine! Read scripts and learn to entertain audiences with your voice, expressions and gestures through Reader's Theater. Grades K-5
No registration required
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Teach your old shirts some new tricks! Upcycle old t-shirts into new designs using different techniques and materials. No fashion degree required.
Registration required, slots available.
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Develop important strategies for approaching the many employers of at any job fair. In this workshop we will introduce you to the most important tactics to utilize when working with a wide network of employers during hiring events.
Registration required, slots available.
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Gardening topics presented by the Backyard Gardeners
Love and Care of Camellias
No registration required
Wednesday
April 17th
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9:30 am - 10:00 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 6 months to 18 months with caregiver
No registration required
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Come knit with us! It doesn't matter whether you are just beginning or have years of experience. No registration required.
No registration required
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 needed
No registration required
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Head Start Registration
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. Age 2 years with caregiver. Registration is not required.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Build an early literacy foundation with your infant through repeating rhymes, music and baby signs. Ages 6 to 11 months with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:15 am - 12:15 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 equivalent skills expected.
Registration required, slots available.
10:15 am - 11:15 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, slots available.
11:00 am - 11:45 am
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.
11:00 am - 11:45 am
Focus on school readiness skills and behaviors to help prepare your preschooler for the transition into a kindergarten classroom. Ages 4 to 5 years without a caregiver
Registration required. Program is full.
11:00 am - 11:45 am
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. Ages 3 to 5 with caregiver. No registration required.
No registration required
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hop on over to the library for fun spring activities. Bring your camera and take pictures with the Easter Bunny. Join us for eggscellent fun! Ages 5 and under with caregiver.
No registration required
11:15 am - 11:45 am
Introduce early learning concepts and emerging independence to your two-year-old through talking, singing, reading and playing. Age 2 with 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 - 5:30 pm
Come and learn from an experienced local artist with a beginner level paint class using watercolors.
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Hop on over to the library for fun spring activities. Bring your camera and take pictures with the Easter Bunny. Join us for eggscellent fun for all ages.
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Kids in grades K- 2nd are invited to join our Crazy 8s Math Club! This is a club unlike any other. It is designed to show kids that numbers are anything but boring. Kids will jump, play and build to learn mathematical concepts. This program runs for 8 weeks. Registration begins February 18, 2019.
Registration required, slots available.
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Bring your projects, yarn, needles and hooks to this lively yarn crafting group. All skill levels are welcome. No registration needed.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 6:30 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. Program is full.
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Book lovers, do you want to discover friends you haven't met yet? Gather with us on the third Wednesday of each month as we talk about books and the plots, characters and themes that make each novel a unique work of art!
No registration required
6:30 pm - 7:00 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. Program is full but waiting list is open.
Thursday
April 18th
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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 6 to 11 months with caregiver
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Build emergent reading skills with your one-year-old and begin to explore and play. You’ll be sharing rhymes, books, baby signs and literacy-based activities to build gross motor skills. Ages 12 to 23 months with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hop on over to the Library for exciting spring activities. Bring your camera and take pictures with the bunny. Join us for eggscellent fun! Ages 5 and under with caregiver. No registration required.
No registration required
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Hop on over to the library for fun spring activities. Bring your camera and take pictures with the Easter Bunny. Join us for eggscellent fun!
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
A Learning expedition is about to begin! Explore different cultures, dabble in science and technology and seek new adventures. Featureing: books, activities and crafts Grades K-2
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
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Don’t get the “What do you mean you haven’t seen …..”? Pop in, kick back, and enjoy the company of your friends as we watch, discuss and at times poke fun at a classic coming of age teen movie.
Registration required, slots available.
6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Invest in yourself with our free 10 monthly classes and one-on-one financial coaching. You can break free from living paycheck to paycheck, avoid payment and penalty fees, and keep more money for yourself! Register by clicking the link under Presenter Information.
No registration required
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Thought-provoking or totally engrossing-if it's a good book, we'll discuss it together! The Yadas read both fiction and nonfiction. Meet the Yadas on the third Thursday of each month for a lively discussion of the book of the month.
No registration required
Friday
April 19th
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10:15 am - 11:15 am
Hop on over to the library for fun spring activities. Bring your camera and take pictures with the Easter Bunny. Join us for eggscellent fun! No adult registration required. Please complete a registration for each child that will be attending the event.
Registration required. Program is full.
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Build emergent reading skills with your one-year-old and begin to explore and play. You’ll be sharing rhymes, books, baby signs and literacy-based activities to build gross motor skills. Ages 12 to 23 months with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Have a knitting or crocheting project to finish? Need some quiet time with your craft? Want to meet new people? Bring your own needles, yarn, and patterns and hang out with fellow crafters at Russell Memorial Library.
No registration required
Saturday
April 20th
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9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Looking for hidden treasure? Discover bargains galore! The Friends provide great deals on gently used books, music, magazines and movies. Each purchase supports library classes and events. First hour is members only. The sale opens to everyone at 10:30 am.
No registration required
10:00 am - 3:00 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
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Let's get together and have some fun! We'll share and learn with other families. Featuring: stories, rhymes and songs for the preschool crowd. Families with children ages 6 months- 5 yrs recommended.
Registration required, slots available.
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Want to save money? Learn how to efficiently stretch your dollars for groceries and other household staples with coupons. Find out when to stock up, how to find the best bargains and share tips on rebates, discounts, and cashback offers.
No registration required
Sunday
April 21st
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All Day
Holiday
No registration required
Monday
April 22nd
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All Day
Jeepers Creepers, our little Peeps are coming back. Each location will host an incubator starting April 22 until nature runs it's course. Check out infopeake.org for our livecam from Central library.
No registration required
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Looking for a job isn't easy. Let the Library connect you with local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, resume help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
10:00 am - 10:30 am
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 available technology experts can help you.
No registration required
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Head Start Registration
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. No registration required.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Introduce early learning concepts and emerging independence to your two-year-old through talking, singing, reading and playing. Age 2 with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Begin your toddler’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Age 2 years with caregiver
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:30 am - 11:00 am
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 available technology experts can help you.
No registration required
11:00 am - 11:30 am
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 available technology experts can help you.
No registration required
11:15 am - 11:45 am
Explore early literacy concepts with your three-year-old while we introduce a wide variety of books, songs and finger-plays. We’ll start focusing on letter, number and shape recognition. Age 3 with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
11:15 am - 11:45 am
Begin your preschoolers lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to dance, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Age 3 years with caregiver
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
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 available technology experts can help you.
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 - 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. Come out Monday April 15 to investigate the universe with BackBay Astronomers.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Weekly BLT meeting.
No registration required
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Does your child need a little extra help with an assignment or concept in school? We're here to assist. We encourage you to register your child for one of the 30 minute slots to meet with our certified staff member for tutoring. (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. No registration required.
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 3-5.
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Does your child need a little extra help with an assignment or concept in school? We're here to assist. We encourage you to register your child for one of the 30 minute slots to meet with our certified staff member for tutoring. (Grades K-5)
Registration required, slots available.
4:15 pm - 6:15 pm
Everything old is new again in the music world. Trace the origins and reinvention of blues music from Africa to America while learning how to turn old junk into new, re-imagined musical instruments. Join Curtis Blues as he jams out on recycled instruments with audiences of all ages.
Registration required, slots available.
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Does your child need a little extra help with an assignment or concept in school? We're here to assist. We encourage you to register your child for one of the 30 minute slots to meet with our certified staff member for tutoring. (Grades K-5)
Registration required, slots available.
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Does your child need a little extra help with an assignment or concept in school? We're here to assist. We encourage you to register your child for one of the 30 minute slots to meet with our certified staff member for tutoring. (Grades K-5)
Registration required, slots available.
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Looking for a job isn't easy. Let the Library connect you with local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, resume help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Create art together at the Library! Work on engaging, hands-on projects individually or team up as a family.
Registration required, slots available.
Tuesday
April 23rd
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All Day
Jeepers Creepers, our little Peeps are coming back. Each location will host an incubator starting April 22 until nature runs it's course. Check out infopeake.org for our livecam from Central library.
No registration required
9:30 am - 10:00 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 18 months to 35 months with caregiver
No registration required
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 - 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.
10:15 am - 11:00 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 3-5 with caregiver
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Explore early literacy concepts with your three-year-old while we introduce a wide variety of books, songs and finger-plays. We’ll start focusing on letter, number and shape recognition. Age 3 with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Begin your toddler’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Age 12 months-23 months with caregiver
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
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 is not required.
No registration required
11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Bring your preschooler to talk, sing, read, write, and play on his/her own. This class will focus on school readiness skills to help your little one transition into a kindergarten classroom. Independent 4 to 5 year-olds.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Each session will focus on school readiness skills to help prepare your preschooler for the transition into a kindergarten classroom. Ages 4 to 5 years without a caregiver
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Call to set up an appointment and let the Library connect you with a network of local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, résumé help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Learn how to use the computer keyboard to type and edit information. Topics: keyboard layout, key functions, modifier keys. No previous computer experience expected.
Registration required, slots available.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Call to set up an appointment and let the Library connect you with a network of local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, résumé help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
A learning expedition is about to begin! Explore different cultures, dabble in science and technology and seek new adventures. Featuring: books, activities and crafts Grades K-2
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Step into the spotlight. This is your moment to shine! Read scripts and learn to entertain audiences with your voice, expressions and gestures through Reader's Theater. Grades K-5
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Learn to code with Chesapeake’s young aspiring coders and programmers. Join the coding movement! Our mini-workshops cover the basics with fresh innovative activities. Grades 3-5. 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. No registration required.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Classes are offered to students wishing to improve their reading, writing, and math skills in preparation of taking the General Educational Development (GED) test.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Classes are offered to students wishing to improve their reading, writing, and math skills in preparation of taking the General Educational Development (GED) test.
No registration required
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Read any good books lately? Join us for this unconventional book club. No book assignments. Just stop by and share the titles you are currently reading with like-minded peers. This month's genre: Mystery/Suspense.
No registration required
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Looking for a way to get involved in your community and build leadership skills? Join TAG! Ask a staff member for an application and start earning community service hours at the Library. Grades 6-12.
Registration required, slots available.
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Stop by the Information Desk to discover this month's title featuring an African American author. Check out a copy for your reading pleasure and come back for the discussion.
No registration required
Wednesday
April 24th
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All Day
Jeepers Creepers, our little Peeps are coming back. Each location will host an incubator starting April 22 until nature runs it's course. Check out infopeake.org for our livecam from Central library.
No registration required
9:30 am - 10:00 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 6 months to 18 months with caregiver
No registration required
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 needed
No registration required
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Head Start Registration
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. Age 2 years with caregiver. Registration is not required.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Build an early literacy foundation with your infant through repeating rhymes, music and baby signs. Ages 6 to 11 months with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:15 am - 11:15 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, slots available.
11:00 am - 11:45 am
The early years are full of excitement and growth! Develop emergent literacy skills with your library friends as we read, sing and play together! Ages 3 to 5 years with caregiver.
No registration required
11:00 am - 11:45 am
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.
11:00 am - 11:45 am
Focus on school readiness skills and behaviors to help prepare your preschooler for the transition into a kindergarten classroom. Ages 4 to 5 years without a caregiver
Registration required. Program is full.
11:15 am - 11:45 am
Introduce early learning concepts and emerging independence to your two-year-old through talking, singing, reading and playing. Age 2 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.
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, 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. No registration required.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Kids in grades K- 2 are invited to join our Crazy 8s Math Club! This is a club unlike any other. It is designed to show kids that numbers are anything but boring. Kids will jump, play and build to learn mathematical concepts.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Bring your projects, yarn, needles and hooks to this lively yarn crafting group. All skill levels are welcome. No registration needed.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Discover the most modern strategies for developing a professional resume. In this workshop we will review mock-resumes, suggest edits, and openly discuss what makes a resume stand out in a positive way.
Registration required, slots available.
Thursday
April 25th
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Sa
All Day
Jeepers Creepers, our little Peeps are coming back. Each location will host an incubator starting April 22 until nature runs it's course. Check out infopeake.org for our livecam from Central library.
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 6 to 11 months with caregiver
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Build emergent reading skills with your one-year-old and begin to explore and play. You’ll be sharing rhymes, books, baby signs and literacy-based activities to build gross motor skills. Ages 12 to 23 months with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Spark an interest in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Featuring: hands-on activities and fun. Ages 3 to 5 years with caregiver
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Spark an interest in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Featuring hands-on activities and fun Grades K to 5
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Discover the power of coding! Learn coding basics and build from there in these weekly interactive lessons. Laptops are provided. Space is limited, registration is required. Grades 6-12
Registration required, slots available.
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Classes are offered to students wishing to improve their reading, writing, and math skills in preparation of taking the General Educational Development (GED) test.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Classes are offered to students wishing to improve their reading, writing, and math skills in preparation of taking the General Educational Development (GED) test.
No registration required
Friday
April 26th
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Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
Jeepers Creepers, our little Peeps are coming back. Each location will host an incubator starting April 22 until nature runs it's course. Check out infopeake.org for our livecam from Central library.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Build emergent reading skills with your one-year-old and begin to explore and play. You’ll be sharing rhymes, books, baby signs and literacy-based activities to build gross motor skills. Ages 12 to 23 months with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:15 am - 11:00 am
The early years are full of excitement and growth! Develop emergent literacy skills with your library friends as we read, sing and play together! Ages 3 to 5 years with caregiver.
Registration required, slots available.
6:45 pm - 9:00 pm
Spend a Friday night with your friends, a microphone and free pizza. Share your own poetry or applaud someone else's work at this family-friendly event. Registration not required. Host: Nathan Richardson Special Thanks: Little Caesars
No registration required
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
You've read the book, now watch the movie! Limited space available, collect your entry ticket one week in advance at the library. Doors open at 6:45pm. Movie snacks available for cash purchase. Tonight’s movie: Crazy Rich Asians | PG-13
No registration required
Saturday
April 27th
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All Day
Budding writers – cultivate the seeds to success! Network with other local authors, develop your skills with workshops, share an excerpt of your own work at our open mic, and start on the path for a successful writing career.
No registration required
All Day
Jeepers Creepers, our little Peeps are coming back. Each location will host an incubator starting April 22 until nature runs it's course. Check out infopeake.org for our livecam from Central library.
No registration required
10:00 am - 10:45 am
Set up
No registration required
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join the celebration! Day of the Children/Day of the Books, "Dia" celebrates all children, cultures and languages with stories, art, crafts, music and dancing from around the world. All ages welcome.
No registration required
Sunday
April 28th
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Mo
Tu
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Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
Jeepers Creepers, our little Peeps are coming back. Each location will host an incubator starting April 22 until nature runs it's course. Check out infopeake.org for our livecam from Central library.
No registration required
Monday
April 29th
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Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
Jeepers Creepers, our little Peeps are coming back. Each location will host an incubator starting April 22 until nature runs it's course. Check out infopeake.org for our livecam from Central library.
No registration required
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Looking for a job isn't easy. Let the Library connect you with local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, resume help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
10:00 am - 10:30 am
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 available technology experts can help you.
No registration required
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Head Start Registration
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. No registration required.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Introduce early learning concepts and emerging independence to your two-year-old through talking, singing, reading and playing. Age 2 with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Begin your toddler’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Age 2 years with caregiver
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:30 am - 11:00 am
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 available technology experts can help you.
No registration required
11:00 am - 11:30 am
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 available technology experts can help you.
No registration required
11:15 am - 11:45 am
Explore early literacy concepts with your three-year-old while we introduce a wide variety of books, songs and finger-plays. We’ll start focusing on letter, number and shape recognition. Age 3 with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
11:15 am - 11:45 am
Begin your preschoolers lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to dance, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Age 3 years with caregiver
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
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 available technology experts can help you.
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.
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Learn how to save, find, and organize files. Topics: file types, saving files, organizing folders, Windows Explorer. Completion of Computer & Keyboard Basics or equivalent skills expected.
Registration required, slots available.
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Weekly 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. No registration required.
No registration required
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Looking for a job isn't easy. Let the Library connect you with local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, resume help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Are you looking for a way to get involved in your community and build leadership skills? Join TAG! Ask a staff member for an application today and start earning community service hours. Grades 6-12
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Create art together at the Library! Work on engaging, hands-on projects individually or team up as a family.
Registration required, slots available.
Tuesday
April 30th
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Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
Jeepers Creepers, our little Peeps are coming back. Each location will host an incubator starting April 22 until nature runs it's course. Check out infopeake.org for our livecam from Central library.
No registration required
9:30 am - 10:00 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 18 months to 35 months with caregiver
No registration required
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 - 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.
10:15 am - 11:00 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 3-5 with caregiver
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Explore early literacy concepts with your three-year-old while we introduce a wide variety of books, songs and finger-plays. We’ll start focusing on letter, number and shape recognition. Age 3 with caregiver.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Begin your toddler’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Age 12 months-23 months with caregiver
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
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 is not required.
No registration required
11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Bring your preschooler to talk, sing, read, write, and play on his/her own. This class will focus on school readiness skills to help your little one transition into a kindergarten classroom. Independent 4 to 5 year-olds.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Each session will focus on school readiness skills to help prepare your preschooler for the transition into a kindergarten classroom. Ages 4 to 5 years without a caregiver
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Call to set up an appointment and let the Library connect you with a network of local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, résumé help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Call to set up an appointment and let the Library connect you with a network of local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, résumé help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
No registration required
3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
A learning expedition is about to begin! Explore different cultures, dabble in science and technology and seek new adventures. Featuring: books, activities and crafts Grades K-2
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Step into the spotlight. This is your moment to shine! Read scripts and learn to entertain audiences with your voice, expressions and gestures through Reader's Theater. Grades K-5
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Learn to code with Chesapeake’s young aspiring coders and programmers. Join the coding movement! Our mini-workshops cover the basics with fresh innovative activities. Grades 3-5. 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. No registration required.
No registration required
5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Classes are offered to students wishing to improve their reading, writing, and math skills in preparation of taking the General Educational Development (GED) test.
No registration required