This Week at JMRL:

Saturday, March 28

10:30 am
Nelson - The Big Read YA Program

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

2:00 pm
Central - Easter Egg Hunt

Sunday, March 29

Monday, March 30

10:00 am
Central - Mother Goose Time

11:00 am
Central - Romp & Stomp Mondays

1:00 pm
Scottsville - QUILTING AND NEEDLECRAFT GROUP

4:00 pm
Scottsville - Monday Afternoon Adventures: Yoga

6:00 pm
Northside - Chapter Chat Book Club

6:00 pm
Crozet - Study Buddies

7:15 pm
Northside - Book Buzz Book Club

Tuesday, March 31

4:30 pm
Crozet - STITCHES HANDCRAFT GROUP

6:00 pm
Northside - Author Presentation: Kashmira Sheth

6:30 pm
Louisa - In partnership with PVCC

7:00 pm
Scottsville - Saris and Shalwars - A Big Read Program

Wednesday, April 1

10:00 am
Scottsville - Toddler Time

10:15 am
Northside - Two's and Three's Together: Wednesday session

10:30 am
Central - Romp & Stomp Wednesdays

10:30 am
Crozet - Wee Ones: A Toddler Story Time

10:30 am
Greene - Read and Rhyme Time

10:30 am
Nelson - Stories Out Loud

10:30 am
Scottsville - Reading Rocks

11:00 am
Northside - Preschool Pals Wednesdays

1:30 pm
Northside - Tiny Tots

3:00 pm
Nelson - Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

3:30 pm
Nelson - April is National Poetry Month

3:30 pm
Nelson - Celebrating National Poetry Month

4:00 pm
Nelson - LEGO Wednesdays

4:30 pm
Central - Central Teen Advisory Board

6:30 pm
Northside - @ YOUR LIBRARY

7:00 pm
Gordon - Advisory Committee of Teens (ACT)

Thursday, April 2

9:30 am
Crozet - Tales for Twos

10:00 am
Scottsville - HANDCRAFT GROUP

10:15 am
Northside - Preschool Pals Thursdays

10:30 am
Central - Tales for Twos

10:30 am
Crozet - Alphabet Soup

10:30 am
Greene - Story Book Beat

11:00 am
Northside - Two's and Three's Together: Thursday session

1:30 pm
Northside - Babies and Books

4:00 pm
Central - SPCA: Read to Paws

4:00 pm
Northside - LEGO Mania

4:00 pm
Crozet - Page Turners Book Group Little Read Event

7:00 pm
Greene - Thursday Night Book Discussion Group

Friday, April 3

10:00 am
Gordon - Literary Masterpiece Book Group

5:30 pm
Central - First Fridays Art Exhibition

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March is ...

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poetry.

NATIONAL POETRY MONTH : Tens of millions of readers, students, teachers, librarians, booksellers, publishers, bloggers, and poets will celebrate National Poetry Month, marking poetry’s important place in our culture and our lives.

poem in your pocket day. POEM IN YOUR POCKET DAY : Stop by the library on April 30th and pick out a gift-wrapped poem to carry in your pocket. Unwrap it and read it to yourself, share it with someone close, or just tuck it in your pocket for a rainy day. Volunteers will also distribute poems at other locations in the community

POETRY ON THE STEPS : Continue to celebrate Poem in Your Pocket Day with an open mic poetry reading at the Central Library. Meet us under the spreading oaks on the Library steps to read a few of your favorite poems, or just come to listen. Original poems and old favorites are welcome. Refreshments will be served. Sign-up to read begins at 7 pm and will be ongoing throughout the evening. Rain site: Children’s Room.

National Library Week logo.

NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK : Celebrate National Library Week 2015 (April 12-18, 2015) and explore the "Unlimited possibilities @ your libraryŽ."

Database Spotlight

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BookLetters

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Teen Homework Help

JMRL has put together a collection of resources to help teens with homework and research projects.