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2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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April 2019

RM: Reader's Theater

April 2, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: Reader's Theater

April 9, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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Disaster Survival 101

April 9, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Prepare for hurricane season survival with the City of Chesapeake Emergency Management.

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RM: Spring Fling

April 16, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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!

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RM: Reader's Theater

April 16, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: Preschool STEAM

April 25, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Spark an interest in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Featuring: hands-on activities and fun. Ages 3 to 5 years with caregiver

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RM: STEAM – Juniors & Tweens

April 25, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Spark an interest in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Featuring hands-on activities and fun Grades K to 5

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RM: Poetry, Prose and Pizza – Open Mic

April 26, 2019 @ 6:45 pm - 9:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: Reader's Theater

April 30, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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May 2019

RM: Block Party – Juniors & Tweens

May 2, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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.

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RM: Reader's Theater

May 7, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: Reader's Theater

May 14, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: Preschool STEAM

May 23, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Spark an interest in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Featuring: hands-on activities and fun. Ages 3 to 5 years with caregiver

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RM: STEAM – Juniors & Tweens

May 23, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Spark an interest in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Featuring hands-on activities and fun Grades K to 5

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June 2019

RM: Block Party – Juniors & Tweens

June 6, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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Paper Airplanes

June 17, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Soar into the Library and challenge yourself to make epic paper plane designs. We’ll learn about flight as we build and test our creations. Challenge your friends in our indoor testing range. Ages 9-11

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Teeny Tiny Farm’s Baby Zoo

June 18, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

The baby petting zoo is coming to you! Discover mini goats, sheep, pigs, ferrets, rats, chicks or turtles. All animals are tame and looking forward to meeting you. All Ages

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RM: Escape Room

June 18, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Do you love puzzles and riddles? Bring your thinking cap and imagination to Russell Memorial Library as we try to escape from the Library! Ages 9-11 Registration Required.

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RM: Garden in a Glove

June 24, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Are there plants on Mars? Find out what it takes for plants to grow by participating in this library science experiment. We’ll explore different types of plants and biomes and create an observation activity for home. Ages 5-8

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Magician John Kingry

June 25, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: Yoga Kids!

June 25, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: Preschool Storytime

June 27, 2019 @ 10:15 am - 11:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: Bubble Mania

June 27, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Bubbles, Bubbles, Bubbles. Everyone loves bubbles. They seem simple enough to make, but blowing bubbles is actually a tricky skill to master. Join us as we discover the science of Bubbles! Ages 6-11

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RM: Friends of the Library Book Sale

June 29, 2019 @ 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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.

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RM: Friends of the Library Book Sale

June 30, 2019 @ 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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.

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July 2019

Static Electricity

July 1, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

It’s alive, it’s alive! No, it’s not really alive or Frankenstein Science; it’s static electricity and it’s all around us. Come learn how to create it, and possibly, how to harness it. Ages 9-11

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RM: Movie Mania

July 2, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Rain or shine, the Library is here for you. Sit back, relax and enjoy a movie. Feel free to bring in light snacks and covered drinks. After the movie kick back, grab a book and read.

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RM: Takedown

July 2, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

TAKE DOWN

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RM: Yoga Kids!

July 2, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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Optical Illusions

July 8, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Don’t blink! Optical illusions cause a unique connection between your eyes and your brain. Come find out how they work, how to make them work and create some of your own to challenge your friends. Ages 9-11

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If you meet a Mouse at the Library…

July 9, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Come to the Library to read, dance and play using Laura Numeroff’s popular picture book series. Meet mouse and ask him to share his cookies. Post your picture with mouse and earn an Activity Badge for summer.

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RM: Yoga Kids!

July 9, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: Preschool Storytime

July 11, 2019 @ 10:15 am - 11:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: Sound box Guitar

July 15, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Shhhhhh! Not! It’s time to make some noise at the library. We’re going to explore the science of noise, where it comes from and how we hear. Afterwards, we’ll be rocking out with homemade guitars. Ages 5-8

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RM: Pokemon Party

July 16, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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!

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RM: Yoga Kids!

July 16, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

Find out more »

RM: Preschool Storytime

July 18, 2019 @ 10:15 am - 11:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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One-Point Perspective

July 22, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Math and art make a lovely match. Discover how angles and lines create unique 3-D paintings that will astound your friends and enhance your math skills. Ages 9-11.

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Virginia Living Museum presents Remarkable Reptiles

July 23, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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.

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RM: Yoga Kids!

July 23, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

Find out more »

RM: Preschool Storytime

July 25, 2019 @ 10:15 am - 11:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: Sidewalk Art Mania

July 25, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Let’s draw! Discover the art of Sidewalk Chalk drawing through the works of artists like Edgar Mueller and Julian Beever. We will provide the chalk you provide the creativity. Color and create to your heart’s content. Ages 6-11

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RM: Poetry, Prose & Pizza – Open Mic

July 26, 2019 @ 6:45 pm - 9:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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Pop-up Art

July 29, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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. Ages 9-11

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RM: Movie Time

July 29, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Rain or shine, the Library is here for you. Sit back, relax and enjoy a movie. Feel free to bring in light snacks and covered drinks. After the movie kick back, grab a book and read.

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RM: Art on the Loose

July 30, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Chesapeake, Chesapeake, what do you see? Want to see your artwork on display at City Hall? We have all the supplies you need to make a piece of our creation. Visit the Chrysler Museum on Chesapeake Day, July 13 to learn about Eric Carle and his artwork and create your own masterpiece.

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RM: Yoga Kids!

July 30, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

Find out more »

August 2019

RM: Preschool Storytime

August 1, 2019 @ 10:15 am - 11:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: Block Party – Juniors & Tweens

August 1, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: Yoga Kids!

August 6, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

Find out more »

RM: Preschool Storytime

August 8, 2019 @ 10:15 am - 11:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: Whodunit? You be the Detective

August 13, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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.

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RM: Teen End of Summer Party

August 23, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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.

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September 2019

RM: Block Party

September 5, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: CANCELLED Reader's Theater

September 10, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: CANCELLED Reader's Theater

September 17, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: Afternoon Adventures

September 19, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Boldly step into a new adventure! Dare to discover new cultures and concepts. Featuring: STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math), books, activities and crafts. Ages 5-8

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RM: CANCELLED Reader's Theater

September 24, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: Preschool Science

September 26, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Spark an interest in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math). We’ll feature hands-on activities, literacy and fun. Themes vary by program. Ages 3-5 with years with caregiver. Registration required.

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RM: Junior & Tween STEAM

September 26, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Spark an interest in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math). We’ll feature hands-on activities, literacy and fun. Themes vary by program. Ages 6-11. Registration required.

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October 2019

RM: CANCELLED Reader's Theater

October 1, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

Find out more »

RM: Block Party

October 3, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

Find out more »

RM: CANCELLED Reader's Theater

October 8, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

Find out more »

RM: CANCELLED Reader's Theater

October 15, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

Find out more »

RM: Dance Party

October 17, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Let's dance! Come shake, shimmy and dance up a storm at our dance party featuring favorite songs from our children's music collection. Ages 2-5 with caregiver, registration required.

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RM: Afternoon Adventures

October 17, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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Poetry, Prose & Pizza – Open Mic

October 18, 2019 @ 6:45 pm - 9:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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. Host: Nathan Richardson Special Thanks: Little Caesars

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RM: Not So Spooky Storytime

October 31, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

We’re looking for grinning pumpkins and giggling ghosts! Come have some fun with stories and spooktacular activities. Non-scary costumes are welcome. Ages 2-6, No registration.

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November 2019

RM: Tribute to Pete Freas

November 2, 2019 @ 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Tribute to local poet Pete Freas

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RM: Block Party

November 7, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

Find out more »

RM: Afternoon Adventures

November 21, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: The Great Thanksgiving Listen

November 21, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Learn how to record family memories at your 2019 Thanksgiving Celebration! While everyone is waiting for the turkey you can be using your cell phone to create an oral history. Add your story to the Library of Congress’s StoryCorp project.

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December 2019

RM: Youth Career Center Workshop

December 2, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Can you escape the school? Escape by solving hands-on career focused activities such as human coding puzzles, life-sized games of operation, and building sustainable bridges.

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RM: Yoga Kids!

December 5, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: Jingle Bell Rockin' Ornaments

December 10, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

'Tis the season to dance and be creative. Jingle into the library and join us for our jolly holiday themed dance party! Create ornaments for your tree and ours. Children ages 2-5

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RM: Here comes Santa Claus!

December 10, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Say hello to Santa and tell him your holiday wishes. Make crafts and bring your camera to take pictures of your little ones with Santa! Registration is not required.

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RM: Afternoon Adventures

December 19, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Boldly step into a new adventure! Dare to discover new cultures and concepts. Featuring: STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math), books, activities and crafts. Ages 5-8

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RM: Tabletop Night

December 30, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Learn how to play a new game or enjoy an old favorite. We will provide tabletop (board games) and card games. Bring your friends and pull up a chair for a night of gaming fun.

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Noon Year's Rockin Eve

December 31, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Ain't no party like a noon year's party. For those little ones that can’t make it to midnight, we will be counting down to noon. Bring your best moves and rock out to our favorite tunes!

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January 2020

RM: Keep Talking

January 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

One person can only see the virtual bomb. Everyone else can see the manual. Can you work with your friends to diffuse the explosive before the countdown timer hits zero? Registration is required.

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RM: Toddler Storytime

January 7 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun for children ages 24-36 months with a caregiver!

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RM: Preschool Storytime

January 7 @ 10:15 am - 11:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Begin your preschooler's lifelong love of reading. Caregivers are encouraged to dance, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun for ages 3-5 years with a caregiver.

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RM: Snow Day

January 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow! Everyone loves a snow day. Celebrate winter with snowy stories, crafts and games. Don't forget your mittens. Registration is required. Ages 6-11

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RM: Toddler Storytime

January 14 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun for children ages 24-36 months with a caregiver!

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RM: Preschool Storytime

January 14 @ 10:15 am - 11:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Begin your preschooler's lifelong love of reading. Caregivers are encouraged to dance, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun for ages 3-5 years with a caregiver.

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RM: Afternoon Adventures

January 16 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Boldly step into a new adventure! Dare to discover new cultures and concepts. Featuring: STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math), books, activities and crafts. Ages 5-8

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RM: Toddler Storytime

January 21 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun for children ages 24-36 months with a caregiver!

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RM: Preschool Storytime

January 21 @ 10:15 am - 11:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Begin your preschooler's lifelong love of reading. Caregivers are encouraged to dance, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun for ages 3-5 years with a caregiver.

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RM: Preschool STEAM

January 22 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Spark an interest in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math). We’ll feature hands-on activities, literacy and fun. Themes vary by program. Ages 3-5 years with caregiver

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RM: Toddler Storytime

January 28 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun for children ages 24-36 months with a caregiver!

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RM: Preschool Storytime

January 28 @ 10:15 am - 11:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Begin your preschooler's lifelong love of reading. Caregivers are encouraged to dance, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun for ages 3-5 years with a caregiver.

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February 2020

RM: Jacob Lawrence: Story Painter

February 3 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Bold color, clean forms- Dynamic Cubism. Currently on display at the Chrysler Museum, Jacob Lawrence depicts everyday life and the history of the African American experience. Use your new found knowledge to create your own work of art.

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RM: Game Olympics

February 3 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Challenge your friends to zombie bowling, cup stacking races, the water bottle flip challenge, and more! Games, snacks, and everyone’s competitive streak will be unleashed. Are you game?

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RM: Toddler Storytime

February 4 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun for children ages 24-36 months with a caregiver!

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RM: Preschool Storytime

February 4 @ 10:15 am - 11:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Begin your preschooler's lifelong love of reading. Caregivers are encouraged to dance, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun for ages 3-5 years with a caregiver.

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RM: Yoga Kids!

February 6 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

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

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RM: Toddler Storytime

February 11 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun for children ages 24-36 months with a caregiver!

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RM: Preschool Storytime

February 11 @ 10:15 am - 11:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Begin your preschooler's lifelong love of reading. Caregivers are encouraged to dance, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun for ages 3-5 years with a caregiver.

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RM: Toddler Storytime

February 18 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun for children ages 24-36 months with a caregiver!

Find out more »

RM: Preschool Storytime

February 18 @ 10:15 am - 11:00 am
RM: Meeting Room – Combined, 2808 Taylor Road
Chesapeake, VA 23321 United States

Begin your preschooler's lifelong love of reading. Caregivers are encouraged to dance, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun for ages 3-5 years with a caregiver.

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