—Career Assistance: Help with resumes, online job search, and applications is available. Please phone 966.2480 (New Kent) or 652.2450 (Charles City) for an appointment.
—Ongoing Book Sale: The Friends of Heritage Public Library have an ongoing book sale in their "Friends' Corner" at our New Kent location during our regular hours. Books and other items are available for sale in a space set aside just for Friends, and all proceeds benefit the Library!
—Mark your calendar! Quilt raffle: September 3 - October 20. Watch this space for more details.
Pamunkey Regional Libraries:Upper King William Branch
For more information, please call 804-769-3731 or visit the library at 694-J Sharon Road.!
—Computer Basics II: Tuesday September 24 at 5:30 p.m. Learn how to do basic tasks with Microsoft Word and how to surf the web with Internet Explorer. You must call (804) 769-3731 to sign up for this class.
–Seek the Unknown!" Movie Night: Tuesday October 15, 6:00 - 7:45 p.m. Ages 11-18. See a great movie on the big screen with your friends. Pizza & drinks provided by the Friends of the UKW Library.
–What's Really in that Package?: A Guide to Reading & Understanding Nutrition Labels: Saturday October 19, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Kathleen Watson, Virginia Extension Agent, will help you solve the mystery of what nutrition labels really mean.
–No Sew Trivet Workshop: Saturday October 26, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Ages 16 & up. Make a trivet for any occasion with only cording and fabric strips with the Wanna Bee Quilters.
–Learning Microsoft Word: Tuesday October 29, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Learn how to format, edit, and save documents in Word. You must call (804) 769-3731 or visit the library to sign up for this class.
—Storytimes: Wednesdays September 18, and 25 & October 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30; Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Ages: 3-5 years old; Mother Goose Storytime 11:15 a.m. Ages: 6-24 months w/adult
King & Queen Branch
For more information, call 804-769-1623 or visit the library at 396 Newtown Road..
—"Seek the Unknown!" Movie Night: Thursday October 17, 6:00 - 7:45 p.m. Ages 11-18. See a magical movie on the big screen with your friends. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the King & Queen Library.
–Storytimes: Thursdays September 19, and 26 & October 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31; Family Storytime 10:30 a.m. All ages
West Point Branch
For more information call 804-843-3244 or visit the library at 721 Main St.
—Spy Training Camp: Saturday September 28 at 12:00 p.m. Ages 5-11. Your mission is to protect your favorite book! Make a disguise, take a spy training course, and play "diffuse the bomb" (& other stealthy games). Snacks provided by the Friends of the West Point Library.
–Crocheting Rag Rugs: Wednesday October 2, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Thursday October 3, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Pat Price teaches an ongoing class on crocheting rag rugs. Come to every session or jump in on any day convenient for you. Check at the library for a list of supplies.
–Computer Basics I: Monday October 7, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Learn the parts of the computer, how to use a mouse, and try out some basic computer tasks. You must call (804) 843-3244 or visit the library to sign up for this class.