This Week at JMRL:

Saturday, August 27

All Day
Scottsville - Scottsville Library closed for renovations August 11 thru Sept 5.

11:00 am
Nelson - Film Noir: “Suffering With Style”

11:00 am
Gordon - Drop-In Stories & More - Summer Session

2:00 pm
Northside - Color Me Happy

Sunday, August 28

All Day
Scottsville - Scottsville Library closed for renovations August 11 thru Sept 5.

Monday, August 29

All Day
Scottsville - Scottsville Library closed for renovations August 11 thru Sept 5.

6:00 pm
Northside - Urban Survival 101: Self-Defense Workshop with IBBCV

Tuesday, August 30

All Day
Scottsville - Scottsville Library closed for renovations August 11 thru Sept 5.

10:30 am
Gordon - Summer Shimmy Dance Party

4:30 pm
Crozet - STITCHES HANDCRAFT GROUP

4:30 pm
Crozet - STITCHES HANDCRAFT GROUP

Wednesday, August 31

All Day
Scottsville - Scottsville Library closed for renovations August 11 thru Sept 5.

10:30 am
Nelson - Stories Out Loud

4:00 pm
Louisa - Twixt Book Group

Thursday, September 1

All Day
Scottsville - Scottsville Library closed for renovations August 11 thru Sept 5.

10:30 am
Louisa - Preschool Read & Rhyme Time

3:00 pm
Gordon - For DIY People

4:00 pm
Central - SPCA Paws to Read

4:00 pm
Central - SPCA Paws to Read

4:00 pm
Northside - LEGO Mania

7:00 pm
Central - BOOKS ON TAP

7:00 pm
Greene - Thursday Night Book Discussion Group

Friday, September 2

All Day
Scottsville - Scottsville Library closed for renovations August 11 thru Sept 5.

10:00 am
Gordon - LITERARY MASTERPIECE BOOK GROUP

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Summer Reading Challenge

Read For The Win!

Summer reading fun for kids, teens and adults!
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Art Appreciation Month

Learn more about art appreciation at JMRL and check our calendar for art displays at the branches.

August is the time for...

Book Club Kits

Everything you need for your book club in one bag.
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Database Spotlight

Signing Savvy is a sign language dictionary containing several thousand high resolution videos of American Sign Language (ASL) signs, fingerspelled words, and other common signs used within the United States and Canada.

Tumblebooks Tumblebooks
is a database containing electronic audio and animated books for kids. Also includes puzzles and games, and books in other languages.

General OneFile contains articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and more. Millions of full-text articles.

Language Online Transparent Language Online
is a language-learning system designed specifically for use by the patrons of public libraries. This rapid learning system takes users through a series of simple steps to memorize words and phrases in a new language, including their meanings and proper pronunciation, in the shortest possible time.

BookLetters

BookLetters is a fantastic email newsletter and readers advisory service which contains information on millions of books. There are even lists of new titles on different subjects.

Find out how you can sign up and have new biographies, mysteries, book sizzlers and more emailed to you monthly.