Event Calendar

Thursday
August 1st
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Sa
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 - 11:15 am
Join us for parent directed stations to continue early learning in the summer session. Ages 3-5 with caregiver.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 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. All Ages. Registration Required.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
11:00 am - 11:45 am
Ready, set, explore… all things STEAM. These classes engage and encourage participation in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Ages 3 to 5 years with caregiver.
No registration required
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
If you love someone with dementia, this support group might be for you. Join others who understand and share the challenges you and your loved ones face. This group is free, open to the public and led by an experienced facilitator.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pop goes your library project! Make your creations come alive by adding motion or 3D elements to your work. We’ll explore angles and measure to create cards and prints. Tweens and Teens
No registration required
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
What has scaly skin, likes it not too hot and not too cold, and looks just like its parents? Come find out the answers to these questions and get a close up view of some of our favorite reptiles.
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Junior Block Party 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. Ages 6-11
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
This program will leave you dancing! Challenge your friends to the ultimate dance off, or if you have two left feet, learn some simple code and teach a Sphero to boogie instead. Age: Teens
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
CPR/AED training by the Chesapeake Fire Department.
No registration required
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Decoupage a mason jar, fill it with starry dreams and socialize with friends. Ages 12 and up
Registration required, slots available.
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Learn efficient, creative, and stress free ways to navigate job searching in the digital age.
Registration required, slots available.
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Join us for lively discussions of books written by and about African Americans. No registration required.
No registration required
Friday
August 2nd
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Mo
Tu
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Sa
All Day
Shop the Friends Book Sale, find a great bargain and support the Library!
No registration required
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Summer magic is happening at the Library! Don't miss a chance to see John Kingry, one of Virginia's most entertaining magicians perform! All Ages
No registration required
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.
Saturday
August 3rd
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Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
Shop the Friends Book Sale, find a great bargain and support the Library!
No registration required
Sunday
August 4th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
Shop the Friends Book Sale, find a great bargain and support the Library!
No registration required
Monday
August 5th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
Shop the Friends Book Sale, find a great bargain and support the 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 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
10:15 am - 11:15 am
Join us for parent directed stations to continue early learning in the summer session. Ages 6 months- 2 yrs.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:30 am
Giggle and wiggle along as we read, sing and play with nursery rhymes. Your child will learn to build social and literacy skills while you connect with other caregivers. Ages 6 to 24 months with caregiver.
No registration required
10:15 am - 11:15 am
Join us for parent directed stations to continue early learning in the summer session. Ages 0-7. No registration required.
This week's theme: Music
No registration required
10:15 am - 11:00 am
Strap on your ukulele and join the frenzy. New and experienced players interested in performing music will learn popular songs from Twentyone pilots and more. Also learn how to properly read notes, chord charts, and strumming patterns.
Registration required, slots available.
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Bring us your online 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 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 - 11:45 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
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Bring us your online 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 - 2:30 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, slots available.
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Weekly BLT meeting.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Learn how to find and evaluate information online. Topics: browsers, search engines, websites, hyperlinks. Completion of Computer & Keyboard Basics or previous experience expected.
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. Program is full but waiting list is open.
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.
Special Guest: Chesapeake Humane Society
No registration required
Tuesday
August 6th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
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Fr
Sa
All Day
Shop the Friends Book Sale, find a great bargain and support the 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.
10:00 am - 12:00 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. Program is full but waiting list is open.
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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
11:15 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.
11:15 am - 12:00 pm
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. All ages
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 résumé or cover letter and more.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Learn how to find and evaluate information online. Topics: browsers, search engines, websites, hyperlinks. Completion of Computer & Keyboard Basics or previous experience expected.
Registration required, slots available.
2:30 pm - 3:30 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 .
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 - 4:30 pm
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 6-11
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 Turning an Index to an original record.
Registration required, slots available.
6:00 pm - 7:00 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. Call us to find out our weekly genres during this year's Summer Reading Challenge.
This week's genre: Biography.
No registration required
Wednesday
August 7th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
Shop the Friends Book Sale, find a great bargain and support the 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
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 required.
No registration required
10:00 am - 10:30 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 24-35 months with caregiver
No registration required
10:15 am - 11:15 am
Join us for parent directed stations to continue early learning in the summer session. Ages 6 months- 2 yrs.
No registration required
10:15 am - 11:15 am
Join us for parent directed stations to continue early learning in the summer session. Ages 0-7. No registration required.
This week's theme: Music
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. All ages with caregiver
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. Program is full but waiting list is open.
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Make your voice heard! The Chesapeake Voter Registrar’s Office will be on-hand to register you for the upcoming election, help you apply for an absentee ballot, and answer your voting questions.
No registration required
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 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, slots available.
6:30 pm - 7:00 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.
Thursday
August 8th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
Shop the Friends Book Sale, find a great bargain and support the Library!
No registration required
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
10:15 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 - 11:15 am
Join us for parent directed stations to continue early learning in the summer session. Ages 3-5 with caregiver.
No registration required
10:15 am - 10:45 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. All Ages. Registration Required.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Are you raising your grandchildren? Come join a support group while learning about resources and opportunities for your family's well-being. Sponsors: Chesapeake 55+ and Kin & Kids Consulting, LLC
No registration required
2:00 pm - 3:00 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. Ages 6-11
No registration required
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Catch ‘em all this summer! Celebrate the world of Pokemon with games and crafts, and check out our awesome collection of Pokemon books to help you meet your summer challenge goal!
No registration required
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! Ages 6-11
Registration required, slots available.
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
Learn efficient, creative, and stress free ways to navigate job searching in the digital age.
Registration required, slots available.
Friday
August 9th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
All Day
Shop the Friends Book Sale, find a great bargain and support the Library!
No registration required
8:00 am - 9:45 am
Economic Development Advisory Committee of Chesapeake Monthly Meeting.
No registration required
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jump in to coding technology with state-of-the-art robots, interactive iPads, effortless apps and gaming software to become a junior computer whiz and engineer of the future! Ages Kindergarten to 2nd grade.
Registration required. Program is full but waiting list is open.
Saturday
August 10th
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Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
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
2:00 pm - 3:30 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 - 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.
Sunday
August 11th
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Mo
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Sa
There are no events today.
Monday
August 12th
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Mo
Tu
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Fr
Sa
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 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
10:15 am - 11:00 am
Strap on your ukulele and join the frenzy. New and experienced players interested in performing music will learn popular songs from Twentyone pilots and more. Also learn how to properly read notes, chord charts, and strumming patterns.
Registration required, slots available.
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Bring us your online 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 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 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
Weekly BLT meeting.
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 - 8:00 pm
Network with other mystery writers to enhance the craft. Writers of all genres are welcome to join the local chapter of this international organization dedicated to promoting "the professional development and advancement of female crime writers."
No registration required
Tuesday
August 13th
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Mo
Tu
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Th
Fr
Sa
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Training: Arduino Kits
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.
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Share techniques and resources with other family historians. Explore monthly topics with the Library’s resident expert. Spotlight topic is Turning an Index to an original record.
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 and a water bottle. Ages 3 to 5 with a 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 résumé or cover letter and more.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join the coding movement. Don't worry about experience, we'll loop it together from beginning to end in these mini workshops for ages 8-11.
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
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Do you have a curious nature and like solving mysteries? Put on your detective hat and grab your magnifying glass to help solve a mystery at Russell Memorial Library! Ages 9-11 Registration required.
Registration required, slots available.
6:00 pm - 7:00 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. Call us to find out our weekly genres during this year's Summer Reading Challenge.
This week's genre: Classics.
No registration required
Wednesday
August 14th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
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
10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Human Resources Representatives will be on hand to talk about job opportunities with Chesapeake Public Schools and take applications.
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, slots available.
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Come prepared to discuss the book Hidden Figures : the Untold True Story of Four African -American Women Who Helped Launch Our Nation into Space by Margot Lee Shetterly. Teens 6-12 grade
No registration required
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
Thursday
August 15th
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Mo
Tu
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Fr
Sa
2:00 pm - 3:00 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. Ages 9-11
Registration required, slots available.
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. Featuring: books, activities and crafts Ages 5-8
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 - 7:45 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
August 16th
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Mo
Tu
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Fr
Sa
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
3:00 pm - 4:00 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. Ages 5-11. Registration required.
Registration required, slots available.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Hop over to the South Norfolk Library and read to the best listeners. Bunnies! Practice reading and make a new furry friend! All Ages
No registration required
Saturday
August 17th
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Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
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
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Interested in the history of this area's music scene? We present the documentary Hardcore Norfolk - A Story of Rock 'n' Roll Survival. This film is not MPAA-rated, but we recommend adults only for this screening. A live music performance will follow the screening.
No registration required
Sunday
August 18th
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Sa
There are no events today.
Monday
August 19th
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
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 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 - 11:00 am
Bring us your online 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 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 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.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 2:30 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 but waiting list is open.
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Weekly BLT meeting.
No registration required
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Learn how to read and send email using web-based program. Topics: composing new messages, attachments, inbox organization,. Completion of Internet Basics or equivalent skills expected.
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. Program is full but waiting list is open.
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
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Participants will learn how to create unique and extraordinary stained glass designs. Materials provided.
Registration required. Program is full.
Tuesday
August 20th
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Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
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 - 12:15 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.
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
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 résumé or cover letter and more.
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
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Gardening topics presented by the Backyard Gardeners
Topic: Getting the Most from Your Gardens - Get expert tips on how to get a greater yield from your vegetable and flower gardens as the summer growing season begins to wane, ways to insure you have the healthiest gardens, and how to prepare for the extreme temperature and water conditions we face in our area.
No registration required
Wednesday
August 21st
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Mo
Tu
We
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Fr
Sa
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 required.
No registration required
10:15 am - 12:15 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
Teen Committee Meeting
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. Program is full but waiting list is open.
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Make your voice heard! The Chesapeake Voter Registrar’s Office will be on-hand to register you for the upcoming election, help you apply for an absentee ballot, and answer your voting questions.
No registration required
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 - 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
6:00 pm - 6:30 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.
6:30 pm - 7:00 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.
Thursday
August 22nd
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4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Stay active this summer with action packed Hula Hoop games. Discover the old and new ways to play with Hula Hoops. Develop your physical skills, creativity and have fun with your friends. Ages 6-11
Registration required, slots available.
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Did you read 10 books and get a ticket to the End of Summer Party? It's finally here! Come hang out with your friends and enjoy pizza and games at the library! Register to reserve your spot today.
Registration required, slots available.
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Learn efficient, creative, and stress free ways to navigate job searching in the digital age.
Registration required, slots available.
Friday
August 23rd
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9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Refer to Heather Simpson
No registration required
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Did you read 10 books and get a ticket to the End of Summer Party? It's finally here! Come hang out with your friends and enjoy pizza and games at the library! Register to reserve your spot today.
Registration required, slots available.
Saturday
August 24th
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Sunday
August 25th
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Monday
August 26th
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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 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 - 11:00 am
Bring us your online 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 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 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
Weekly BLT meeting.
No registration required
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Did you read 10 books and get a ticket to the End of Summer Party? It's finally here! Come hang out with your friends and enjoy pizza and games at the library! Register to reserve your spot today.
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
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Special Guest: Chesapeake Humane Society 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
Tuesday
August 27th
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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 résumé or cover letter and more.
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
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.
Wednesday
August 28th
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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.
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hoof it to the Library for storytime. Hang out with goats and meet some new kids. Featuring: Storytime, crafts & goats from Freedom Farm!
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
Did you read 10 books and get a ticket to the End of Summer Party? It's finally here! Come hang out with your friends and enjoy pizza and games at the library! Register to reserve your spot today.
Registration required, slots available.
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Come prepared to discuss the Graphic Novels Ghost and Drama by Raina Telgemeier and Sunny Side Up by Jennifer L. Holm. Teens 6-12 grade We will be watching the movie: Hidden Figures
No registration required
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
Learn efficient, creative, and stress free ways to navigate job searching in the digital age.
Registration required, slots available.
Thursday
August 29th
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Friday
August 30th
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Saturday
August 31st
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3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Come in out of the heat and learn basic line dancing with us at the Major Hillard Library this summer. Line dance is fun and a great way to exercise and meet new friends. Learn the Cupid Shuffle, the Cha-Cha Slide and more! Ages 12 and up
Registration required, slots available.