–Stellaluna Storytime: Bat World Hampton Roads will present two very informative yet entertaining programs featuring a variety of live bats on Saturday, October 12th, 2013. The program, "Stellaluna Story Time," will be held at 10:30 AM at the library's New Kent location and 12:30 PM at its Charles City location. Come see the storybook character come to life!
–Paws to READ: A chance for your emergent K-5 reader to gain confidence by reading to Glinnie, a trained companion dog. By appointment only. Tuesday, October 1, 6:30. New Kent location.
–Second Tuesday Book discussion group: Tuesday, October 8, 1pm at the New Kent location. Selection for October is The Making of a Country Lawyer: An Autobiography by Gerry Spence. November's selection will be Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn. Open to all.
–Book Sale - September 30 - October 5: Over 1000 gently used paperback and hardcover books at the New Kent location during regular business hours. Preview sale for Friends Only - 20% discount -- Saturday, September 28, noon - 2 p.m.
–Pre-School Story Time: Mondays at 10:30 in Charles City; Fridays at 10:00 in New Kent.
–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.
–Quilt Raffle: We are grateful to the New Kent Quilters' bee for donating a beautiful lap quilt for this raffle. The quilt is on display in New Kent from September 23 through October 19. Tickets are available for $2 or 3 for $5 in Charles City or New Kent through October 19. A display of handmade quilts will be presented in the New Kent Location October 16-19 during regular business hours. Drawing for the raffled quilt will take place at a reception for Friends' members at 2 pm on Saturday, Oct. 19.
Pamunkey Regional Libraries:Upper King William Branch
For more information, please call 804-769-3731 or visit the library at 694-J Sharon Road.!
–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 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.