Programs for Kids

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Central Library: 434.979.7151 ext 3 | Email Central Children's Staff

The Library's storytimes are designed for families. Please call to schedule a personalized storytime for your group.

Book Bag: A Tween Book Club

May 26, 2015
4:00 pm

For older elementary level readers in Grades 4 - 7.
Registration is required and is ongoing.
Ravenous readers are invited to read and discuss a different book each month. Join in fun book-related
crafts, activities, games, and snacks. Free books will be provided.


Stories with a Twist

June 16, 2015
10:30 am

Best for ages 3 and up
Wild and wacky, magical and musical, goofy and glorious storytelling adventures with Barbara Lawson

Reptiles Alive

June 23, 2015
10:30 am

Best for ages 3 and up
Welcome to the wonderful wild world of reptiles. Lisssten to snake secrets, laugh at lizard legends
and tingle to turtle tales

Einstein’s Monkey

June 30, 2015
10:30 am

Best for ages 3 and up
A couple of guys who deliver an upbeat, dancing, clapping, singing along as loud as you can sort of affair.

Bill Wellington

July 07, 2015
10:30 am

Best for ages 3 and up
Fantastically fun and exceptionally educational music and stories.

Groovy Nate

July 14, 2015
10:30 am

Best for ages 3 and up
An entertainer who blends music, puppetry, movement, and comedy into one groovy experience.

Beverly Botsford

July 21, 2015
10:30 am

Best for ages 3 and up
Rock to the rhythms as this percussionist weaves music, movement, and the spoken word into a
colorful, rhythmic tapestry.

Crozet Library: 434.823.4050 | Email Us

Stories with a Twist

June 17, 2015
10:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
Wild and wacky, magical and musical, goofy and glorious storytelling adventures with Barbara Lawson.

Reptiles Alive

June 24, 2015
10:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
Welcome to the wonderful wild world of reptiles. Lisssten to snake secrets, laugh at lizard legends
and tingle to turtle tales

Einstein’s Monkey

July 01, 2015
10:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
A couple of guys who deliver an upbeat, dancing, clapping, singing along as loud as you can sort of
affair.

Bill Wellington

July 08, 2015
10:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
Fantastically fun and exceptionally educational music and stories.

Groovy Nate

July 15, 2015
10:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
An entertainer who blends music, puppetry, movement, and comedy into one groovy experience.

Beverly Botsford

July 22, 2015
10:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
Rock to the rhythms as this percussionist weaves music, movement, and the spoken word into a
colorful, rhythmic tapestry.

Gordon Avenue Library: 434.296.5544 | Email Us

Make it & Take it: Key Create

May 27, 2015
3:00 pm

No registration required
The key to a great summer vacation: a unique handcrafted key chain. Stop in to make one to keep or give to someone you love.

Stories with a Twist

June 17, 2015
2:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
Wild and wacky, magical and musical, goofy and glorious storytelling adventures with Barbara Lawson.

Reptiles Alive

June 24, 2015
2:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
Welcome to the wonderful wild world of reptiles. Lisssten to snake secrets, laugh at lizard legends
and tingle to turtle tales.

Einstein’s Monkey

July 01, 2015
2:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
A couple of guys who deliver an upbeat, dancing, clapping, singing along as loud as you can
clapping, singing along as loud as you can sort of affair.

Bill Wellington

July 08, 2015
2:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
Fantastically fun and exceptionally educational music and stories.

Groovy Nate

July 15, 2015
2:00 pm

Best for age 3 and up
An entertainer who blends music, puppetry, movement, and comedy into one groovy experience.

Beverly Botsford

July 22, 2015
2:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
Rock to the rhythms as this percussionist weaves music, movement, and the spoken word into a
colorful, rhythmic tapestry.

Greene Library: 434.985.5227 | Email Us

Reptiles Alive

June 16, 2015
11:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
Welcome to the wonderful wild world of reptiles. Lisssten to snake secrets, laugh at lizard legends
and tingle to turtle tales.

Stories with a Twist

June 23, 2015
11:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
Wild and wacky, magical and musical, goofy and glorious storytelling adventures with Barbara Lawson.

Einstein’s Monkey

July 07, 2015
11:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
A couple of guys who deliver an upbeat, dancing, clapping, singing along as loud as you can sort of
affair.

Bill Wellington

July 14, 2015
11:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
Fantastically fun and exceptionally educational music and stories.

Groovy Nate

July 21, 2015
11:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
An entertainer who blends music, puppetry, movement, and comedy into one groovy experience.

Beverly Botsford

July 28, 2015
11:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
Rock to the rhythms as this percussionist weaves music, movement, and the spoken word into a
colorful, rhythmic tapestry.

Louisa Library: 540.894.5853 | Email Us

Reptiles Alive

June 16, 2015
2:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
Welcome to the wonderful wild world of reptiles. Lisssen to snake secrets, laugh at lizard legends
and tingle to turtle tales.

Stories with a Twist

June 23, 2015
2:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
Wild and wacky, magical and musical, goofy and glorious storytelling adventures with Barbara Lawson.

Einstein’s Monkey

July 07, 2015
11:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
A couple of guys who deliver an upbeat, dancing, clapping, singing along as loud as you can sort of
affair.

Bill Wellington

July 14, 2015
11:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
Fantastically fun and exceptionally educational music and stories.

Groovy Nate

July 21, 2015
11:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
An entertainer who blends music, puppetry, movement, and comedy into one groovy experience.

Beverly Botsford

July 28, 2015
11:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
Rock to the rhythms as this percussionist weaves music, movement, and the spoken word into a
colorful, rhythmic tapestry.

Nelson Memorial Library: 434.263.5904 | Email Us

Stories Out Loud

May 27, 2015
10:30 am

Preschool children will enjoy a fun half hour with engaging books, crafts and activities, as they build their social, creative and early literacy skills.
January 7 - May 27

Samplings

May 28, 2015
10:00 am

You are invited each month to a samplings’ buffet of books. Come enjoy the smorgasbord of delightful new and older books on the last Thursday of each
month.

Stories with a Twist

June 16, 2015
2:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
Wild and wacky, magical and musical, goofy and glorious storytelling adventures with Barbara Lawson.

Reptiles Alive

June 23, 2015
2:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
Welcome to the wonderful wild world of reptiles. Lisssten to snake secrets, laugh at lizard legends
and tingle to turtle tales.

Einstein’s Monkey

June 30, 2015
2:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
A couple of guys who deliver an upbeat, dancing, clapping, singing along as loud as you can sort of
affair.

Bill Wellington

July 07, 2015
2:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
Fantastically fun and exceptionally educational music and stories.

Groovy Nate

July 14, 2015
2:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
An entertainer who blends music, puppetry, movement and comedy into one groovy experience.

Beverly Botsford

July 21, 2015
2:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
Rock to the rhythms as this percussionist weaves music, movement, and the spoken word into a
colorful, rhythmic tapestry.

Northside Library: 434.973.7893 | Email Us

Book Bugs Book Group

May 28, 2015
4:00 pm

For bookworms reading at an older elementary level (best for grades 4 and 5)
Join us for a 45-minute session of chatting about books, as well as enjoying snacks and fun games. Books will be provided for first 15 kids to sign up.

January 29, 4:00 PM: “When You Reach Me” by Rebecca Stead. Registration required and begins Thursday, December 4.

No February meeting due to library move

March 26: “Blue Jasmine” by Kashmira Sheth. Registration required and begins on January 29

A Special “Meet the Author” on Tuesday, March 31 at 6pm.

April 30: “The Mysterious Benedict Society” by Trenton Lee Stewart. Registration required and begins
on March 26.

May 28: “The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg” by Rodman Philbrick. Registration required and
begins April 30

Stories with a Twist

June 18, 2015
3:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
Wild and wacky, magical and musical, goofy and glorious storytelling adventures with Barbara Lawson.

Reptiles Alive

June 25, 2015
3:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
Welcome to the wonderful wild world of reptiles. Lisssten to snake secrets, laugh at lizard legends
and tingle to turtle tales.

Einstein’s Monkey

July 02, 2015
3:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
A couple of guys who deliver an upbeat, dancing, clapping, singing along as loud as you can sort of
affair.

Bill Wellington

July 09, 2015
3:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
Fantastically fun and exceptionally educational music and stories.

Groovy Nate

July 16, 2015
3:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
An entertainer who blends music, puppetry, movement, and comedy into one groovy experience.

Beverly Botsford

July 23, 2015
3:00 pm

Best for ages 3 and up
Rock to the rhythms as this percussionist weaves music, movement, and the spoken word into a
colorful, rhythmic tapestry.

Scottsville Library: 434.286.3541 | Email Us

Stories with a Twist

June 18, 2015
10:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
Wild and wacky, magical and musical, goofy and glorious storytelling adventures with Barbara Lawson.

Reptiles Alive

June 25, 2015
10:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
Welcome to the wonderful wild world of reptiles. Lisssten to snake secrets, laugh at lizard legends
and tingle to turtle tales.

Einstein’s Monkey

July 02, 2015
10:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
A couple of guys who deliver an upbeat, dancing, clapping, singing along as loud as you can sort of
affair.

Bill Wellington

July 09, 2015
10:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
Fantastically fun and exceptionally educational music and stories.

Groovy Nate

July 16, 2015
10:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
An entertainer who blends music, puppetry, movement, and comedy into one groovy experience.

Beverly Botsford

July 23, 2015
10:00 am

Best for ages 3 and up
Rock to the rhythms as this percussionist weaves music, movement, and the spoken word into a
colorful, rhythmic tapestry.