This Week at JMRL:

Monday, January 26

9:30 am
Gordon - Mother Goose Time Mondays 9:30

10:00 am
Central - Mother Goose Time

10:30 am
Gordon - Reading Rumpus

11:00 am
Central - Romp 'n Stomp Mondays

11:30 am
Gordon - Mother Goose Time Mondays 11:30

12:00 pm
Nelson - BROWN BAG BOOK CLUB

1:00 pm
Central - JMRL Board Meeting

1:00 pm
Scottsville - QUILTING AND NEEDLECRAFT GROUP

1:30 pm
Northside - YOGA MONDAYS

4:00 pm
Louisa - Well-Versed Poetry Group

6:00 pm
Northside - Chapter Chat Book Club

6:00 pm
Crozet - Study Buddies

7:15 pm
Northside - Book Buzz Book Club

Tuesday, January 27

All Day
Nelson - PUZZLE DAY

9:30 am
Gordon - Mother Goose Time: Tuesdays

10:00 am
Nelson - Puzzle Day

10:30 am
Gordon - 2's and 3's Together

4:00 pm
Central - Book Bag: A Tween Book Club

4:30 pm
Crozet - STITCHES HANDCRAFT GROUP

7:00 pm
Louisa - Tuesday Evening Book Discussion Group

7:00 pm
Central - Money Matters

Wednesday, January 28

10:00 am
Scottsville - Toddler Time

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

10:30 am
Central - Romp 'n 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

1:30 pm
Northside - Tiny Tots

3:00 pm
Gordon - Make it & Take it: Sparkly Snowflakes

3:00 pm
Gordon - Make it & Take it: Sparkly Snowflakes

3:30 pm
Greene - Bibliophiles: A Teen Book Club

4:30 pm
Central - What's Up Wednesdays

6:00 pm
Central - CREATIVE WRITING CRITIQUE

6:30 pm
Gordon - Gordon Avenue Pathfinder Gaming Group

7:00 pm
Gordon - PAGE TO SCREEN MOVIE NIGHT

Thursday, January 29

9:30 am
Crozet - Tales for Twos

10:00 am
Scottsville - HANDCRAFT GROUP

10:00 am
Nelson - Samplings

10:15 am
Northside - Preschool Pals

10:30 am
Louisa - Preschool Storytime

10:30 am
Central - Tales for Twos

10:30 am
Gordon - Monkey Business: Preschool Storytime

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 & Books

4:00 pm
Northside - Book Bugs Book Group

6:00 pm
Central - Created Equal: A Film-Based Discussion Series on Civil Rights

7:00 pm
Crozet - SAVVY PARENTS Trending Topics for Parents of Teens

Friday, January 30

6:00 pm
Crozet - Family Date Night

Saturday, January 31

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

Sunday, February 1

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January is ...

  • National Hobby Month

    Hobby Month

  • Train Your Dog Month

    Dog Training

  • National Skating Month

    skating

Coming Soon...

Celebrate Black History Month early at JMRL. Our Black History Month website lists upcoming programs and contains links to  resources at JMRL and beyond.

namesake cover The Big Read: is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts designed to revitalize the role of literary reading in American popular culture. JMRL has received a grant from the NEA to provide a BIG READ throughout central Virginia in March 2015.

Virginia Book Festival logo. Virginia Festival of the Book: The Virginia Festival of the Book is a 5-day festival of mostly FREE LITERARY EVENTS that are open to the public as we honor book culture and promote reading and literacy.

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.

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.

January is Blood Donor Month

Blood Donation

Central VA Red Cross or Virginia Blood Services

Teen Homework Help

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