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Chesapeake Public School Art Show

Secondary

2024-05-02 00:00:00 2024-05-02 23:59:00 America/New_York Chesapeake Public School Art Show Enjoy the visual art show created by students from the Chesapeake Public Schools. Central Library - Open Area

Thursday, May 02
All day

Add to Calendar 2024-05-02 00:00:00 2024-05-02 23:59:00 America/New_York Chesapeake Public School Art Show Enjoy the visual art show created by students from the Chesapeake Public Schools. Central Library - Open Area

Central Library

Open Area

Enjoy the visual art show created by students from the Chesapeake Public Schools.

AGE GROUP: | High School | Families | All Ages |

EVENT TYPE: | Arts & Culture |

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Central Library

Phone: (757) 382-8300

Hours

Central Library

We're closed Sunday May 26 due to Memorial Day
Mon, May 20 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, May 21 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, May 22 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, May 23 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, May 24 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, May 25 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, May 26 Closed
(Memorial Day)

Upcoming events

Mon, May 20, All day
Russell Memorial Library - Youth Services
Complete a make-and-take craft each week in the Children's Room. Available while supplies last.

Mon, May 20, All day
Central Library - Youth Services
Looking for a fun craft or activity to do? Stop by the Youth & Family Services Department anytime on Mondays to participate in our weekly craft or activity station.

Canceled
Mon, May 20, 9:30am - 10:00am
Russell Memorial Library
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Mon, May 20, 10:15am - 10:45am
Major Hillard Library - Activity Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Mon, May 20, 10:15am - 10:45am
Greenbrier Library - Meeting Room
Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing, and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, finger plays, and fun! Ages: 6-24 months with a caregiver.

Mon, May 20, 10:15am - 10:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing, and play along. Please register each child. Ages: 0-1 year old.
Registration is now closed

Mon, May 20, 11:15am - 11:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Mon, May 20, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Love to crochet? Join this beginner-friendly group to learn the basics, refine your craft, or learn new tips while you discover the range of crochet books Chesapeake Public Libraries have to offer!
Registration is now closed

Mon, May 20, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Indian River Library - Conference Room
Learn the basics of using a smartphone. Topics include: powering on and off, texting, apps, taking photos, shooting video, and wireless printing in the library from your phone.
Registration is now closed

Mon, May 20, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
Have fun working on math skills. We will follow Pacing Guides to reinforce the calendar, counting, money, comparing & ordering numbers, and more. Grades 2-3.
Registration is now closed

Mon, May 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Central Library - Memory Lab
Sign up for a one-on-one session to learn how to digitize materials using our Memory Lab equipment. Please only sign up for one session. All other appointments for the lab will be made with staff.
Registration is now closed

Canceled
Mon, May 20, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Russell Memorial Library
Calling all teen and tween K-pop lovers! Join us for crafts, music, and a chance to bond with fellow K-pop stans!

Mon, May 20, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
Have fun while working on math skills. We are following Virginia Pacing Guides to reinforce place value, comparing & ordering, numbers, multiplication facts, & more. Grades: 4 - 5.
Registration is now closed

Mon, May 20, 5:00pm - 6:45pm
Central Library - Activity Room
Central Library is partnering with Grassfield High School students to provide weekly tutoring sessions for students in grades 4-8. Join us on Mondays for science and math help.

Mon, May 20, 5:30pm - 6:45pm
Indian River Library - Meeting Room
Hot flashes? Join a support group focused on women’s transitioning toward menopause. We’ll share tips and stories for embracing our new phase in life with understanding and compassion.

Tue, May 21, 9:30am - 10:30am
Central Library - Memory Lab
Sign up for a one-on-one session to learn how to digitize materials using our Memory Lab equipment. Please only sign up for one session. All other appointments for the lab will be made with staff.

Tue, May 21, 10:15am - 10:45am
Major Hillard Library - Activity Room
Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing, and play along. Featuring stories, songs, fingerplays, and fun! Ages 6 - 24 months with caregiver.

Tue, May 21, 10:15am - 10:45am
Greenbrier Library - Meeting Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Tue, May 21, 10:15am - 11:00am
Central Library - Activity Room
Explore the world of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math through hands-on experiments and activities. Registration Required. Ages: 3-5

Tue, May 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Build, explore, discover, and create with Legos. There will be weekly themes, challenges, and free building for ages 6 and up.

Tue, May 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - Meeting Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Tue, May 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - Meeting Room
Learn ways seniors can earn extra income and gain valuable job skills.

Tue, May 21, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
Have fun while working on math and reading. We will follow Virginia Pacing Guides to reinforce Kindergarten and first grade math and reading skills. Grades: K-1.
Registration is now closed

Canceled
Tue, May 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Russell Memorial Library
Choose your Pokemon deck to play other Trainers. Learn to build decks and strategize. Bring your own deck or borrow one of ours. All skill levels welcome. No trading of cards at this event.

Canceled
Tue, May 21, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library
Want to simplify watering in the garden? Chesapeake Master Gardener, Phil Peek, will help us build and install a drip irrigation system. All participants will leave with a plant and grow bag.

Tue, May 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Central Library - Small Meeting Room
Drones can be easy to fly, but there are still risks. Since they operate in the National Airspace System, anyone flying one needs to know the basic rules. Come learn safety tips for drone operators.

Canceled
Tue, May 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Central Library
Come and listen to a unique public education program in which two speakers share their compelling personal stories about living with mental illness and achieving recovery.

Wed, May 22, 9:15am - 9:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Participate in this interactive storytime filled with stories, songs, and rhymes for toddlers and their caregivers. Please register each child. Ages: 1-2

Canceled
Wed, May 22, 9:30am - 10:00am
Russell Memorial Library
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Wed, May 22, 10:15am - 10:45am
Major Hillard Library - Activity Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Wed, May 22, 10:15am - 10:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Participate in this interactive storytime filled with stories, songs, and rhymes for toddlers and their caregivers. Please register each child. Ages: 1-2

Wed, May 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Indian River Library - Activity Room
Participate in this interactive storytime filled with stories, songs, and rhymes designed for toddlers and their caregivers.

Wed, May 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Want to get more from your garden? Chesapeake Master Gardener, John Birckbichler, will talk about the science behind companion planting.

Wed, May 22, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Judge Eileen A. Olds Courtyard Park - 306 Cedar Road/Behind City Hall
Don't miss Older Americans Month this May! This event has resources on safety, health & wellness, and local organizations. There will be prizes, music, & free food for our guests and their caregivers.

Wed, May 22, 11:15am - 11:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Participate in this interactive storytime filled with stories, songs, and rhymes for toddlers and their caregivers. Ages: 1-2

Wed, May 22, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
Have fun while working on reading comprehension. We will follow Virginia Pacing Guides to reinforce phonetic skills, vocabulary, and communicate ideas through pictures and writing. Grades: 2-3.

Wed, May 22, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
Have fun while working on reading comprehension. We will follow Virginia Pacing Guides to reinforce fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension of fiction and nonfiction texts. Grades: 4-5

Wed, May 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Central Library - Small Meeting Room
Come drink some coffee or tea and discuss a classic book that you have always wanted to read! May 22, "Vanity Fair" by William Makepeace Thackery.

Thu, May 23, 10:15am - 11:15am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Second Floor
Begin your little one's lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing, and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, finger plays, and fun! Ages 6-24 months with caregiver.

Thu, May 23, 10:15am - 10:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Preschoolers and their caregivers will enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs while growing your love of reading. Please register each child. Ages: 3-5 | Caregivers do not need to register themselves.

Thu, May 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Indian River Library - Activity Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Thu, May 23, 11:15am - 11:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Preschoolers and their caregivers will enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs while growing your love of reading. Ages: 3-5

Thu, May 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Major Hillard Library - Meeting Room
Join us and learn about the Senior Community Service Employment program offering entry and mid-level positions with employers in the community to unemployed seniors

Canceled
Thu, May 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Russell Memorial Library
Explore the world of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math through hands-on experiments and activities.

Thu, May 23, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Creative Spaces 1,Creative Spaces 2,Creative Spaces 3
Bring your creative side and craft the evening away using art pieces made by the Cricut Maker.

Thu, May 23, 5:00pm - 6:45pm
Central Library - Activity Room
Central Library is partnering with Grassfield High School students to provide weekly tutoring sessions for students in grades 4-8. Join us on Thursdays for reading help.

Fri, May 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
Join us as we explore of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math.
This event is full

Sat, May 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central Library - Large Meeting Room
Curious about the art of sumi-e – East Asian brush painting? Join a panel of artists as they hold a demonstration of sumi-e painting.

Sat, May 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Russell Memorial Library - Main Area,Open Area
Celebrate the culmination of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month with a dynamic Lion Dance performance by Jow Ga Kung Fu!

Tue, May 28, All day
Russell Memorial Library - Youth Services
Complete a make-and-take craft each week in the Children's Room. Available while supplies last.

Tue, May 28, 9:30am - 10:30am
Central Library - Memory Lab
Sign up for a one-on-one session to learn how to digitize materials using our Memory Lab equipment. Please only sign up for one session. All other appointments for the lab will be made with staff.
This event is full

Tue, May 28, 10:15am - 10:45am
Major Hillard Library - Activity Room
Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing, and play along. Featuring stories, songs, fingerplays, and fun! Ages 6 - 24 months with caregiver.

Tue, May 28, 10:15am - 10:45am
Greenbrier Library - Meeting Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Tue, May 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - Meeting Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Tue, May 28, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Greenbrier Library - Open Area
Need advice for tricky garden dilemmas? Bring your plant questions to agriculture experts dedicated to beautifying our community, educating the public, and maintaining the environment for the future.

Tue, May 28, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
Have fun while working on math and reading. We will follow Virginia Pacing Guides to reinforce Kindergarten and first grade math and reading skills. Grades: K-1.
This event is full

Wed, May 29, 9:15am - 9:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Participate in this interactive storytime filled with stories, songs, and rhymes for toddlers and their caregivers. Please register each child. Ages: 1-2
Registration opens Wednesday, May 22 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, May 29, 10:15am - 10:45am
Major Hillard Library - Activity Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Wed, May 29, 10:15am - 10:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Participate in this interactive storytime filled with stories, songs, and rhymes for toddlers and their caregivers. Please register each child. Ages: 1-2
Registration opens Wednesday, May 22 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, May 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Indian River Library - Activity Room
Participate in this interactive storytime filled with stories, songs, and rhymes designed for toddlers and their caregivers.

Wed, May 29, 11:15am - 11:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Participate in this interactive storytime filled with stories, songs, and rhymes for toddlers and their caregivers. Ages: 1-2

Wed, May 29, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
Have fun while working on reading comprehension. We will follow Virginia Pacing Guides to reinforce phonetic skills, vocabulary, and communicate ideas through pictures and writing. Grades: 2-3.

Wed, May 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Central Library - Activity Room
Explore the world of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math through hands-on experiments and activities. Registration Required. Please register each child individually.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 22 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, May 29, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
Have fun while working on reading comprehension. We will follow Virginia Pacing Guides to reinforce fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension of fiction and nonfiction texts. Grades: 4-5

Thu, May 30, 10:15am - 11:15am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Second Floor
Begin your little one's lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing, and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, finger plays, and fun! Ages 6-24 months with caregiver.

Thu, May 30, 10:15am - 10:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Preschoolers and their caregivers will enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs while growing your love of reading. Please register each child. Ages: 3-5 | Caregivers do not need to register themselves.
Registration opens Thursday, May 23 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, May 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
Indian River Library - Activity Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Thu, May 30, 11:15am - 11:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Preschoolers and their caregivers will enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs while growing your love of reading. Ages: 3-5

Thu, May 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Indian River Library - Meeting Room
Wear your athletic clothes and tennis shoes and learn the basics of self-defense.

Thu, May 30, 5:00pm - 6:45pm
Central Library - Activity Room
Central Library is partnering with Grassfield High School students to provide weekly tutoring sessions for students in grades 4-8. Join us on Thursdays for reading help.

Fri, May 31, 10:15am - 10:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Let’s go on a bilingual language adventure combining books and songs in English and Spanish. All ages welcomed. No registration required.

Fri, May 31, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
Join us as we explore of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math.

Sat, Jun 01, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Major Hillard Library - Main Area
Join us for junk journaling, collaging, and crafts galore!

Sun, Jun 02, 1:10pm - 2:10pm
Central Library - Small Meeting Room
Join our dance “fiesta” with a mix of Latin and island-themed music from bachata, salsa, merengue, and reggaetón. No partner or experience is needed. All abilities are welcome.

Sun, Jun 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Library - Activity Room
The Virginia Math Club in partnership with the Chesapeake Youth Foundation and the Chesapeake Public Library will provide free personal tutoring in any mathematics up to and including Calculus.

Sun, Jun 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Memory Lab
Sign up for a one-on-one session to learn how to digitize materials using our Memory Lab equipment. Please only sign up for one session. All other appointments for the lab will be made with staff.

Sun, Jun 02, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - Meeting Room
Join our dance “fiesta” with a mix of Latin and island themed music from bachata, salsa, merengue, and reggaetón. No partner or experience needed. All abilities welcome. FREE

Mon, Jun 03, All day
Central Library - Youth Services
Looking for a fun craft or activity to do? Stop by the Youth & Family Services Department anytime on Mondays to participate in our weekly craft or activity station.

Mon, Jun 03, All day
Chesapeake CARES Center
Complete a make-and-take craft each week. Available while supplies last.

Mon, Jun 03, 10:15am - 10:45am
Major Hillard Library - Activity Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Mon, Jun 03, 10:15am - 10:45am
Greenbrier Library - Meeting Room
Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing, and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, finger plays, and fun! Ages: 6-24 months with a caregiver.

Mon, Jun 03, 10:15am - 10:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing, and play along. Please register each child. Ages: 0-1 year old.
Registration opens Monday, May 27 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Jun 03, 11:15am - 11:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Mon, Jun 03, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Love to crochet? Join this beginner-friendly group to learn the basics, refine your craft, or learn new tips while you discover the range of crochet books Chesapeake Public Libraries have to offer!

Mon, Jun 03, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Indian River Library - Conference Room
Learn the basics of using a smartphone. Topics include: powering on and off, texting, apps, taking photos, shooting video, and wireless printing in the library from your phone.

Mon, Jun 03, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
Have fun working on math skills. We will follow Pacing Guides to reinforce the calendar, counting, money, comparing & ordering numbers, and more. Grades 2-3.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Central Library - Memory Lab
Sign up for a one-on-one session to learn how to digitize materials using our Memory Lab equipment. Please only sign up for one session. All other appointments for the lab will be made with staff.

Mon, Jun 03, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
Have fun while working on math skills. We are following Virginia Pacing Guides to reinforce place value, comparing & ordering, numbers, multiplication facts, & more. Grades: 4 - 5.

Mon, Jun 03, 5:00pm - 6:45pm
Central Library - Activity Room
Central Library is partnering with Grassfield High School students to provide weekly tutoring sessions for students in grades 4-8. Join us on Mondays for science and math help.

Tue, Jun 04, 9:30am - 10:30am
Central Library - Memory Lab
Sign up for a one-on-one session to learn how to digitize materials using our Memory Lab equipment. Please only sign up for one session. All other appointments for the lab will be made with staff.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 04, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Central Library - Large Meeting Room
Support our community Blood Drive. Please join our lifesaving mission and schedule an appointment today! Call 1-800-RED CROSS or schedule online.

Tue, Jun 04, 10:15am - 10:45am
Major Hillard Library - Activity Room
Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing, and play along. Featuring stories, songs, fingerplays, and fun! Ages 6 - 24 months with caregiver.

Tue, Jun 04, 10:15am - 10:45am
Greenbrier Library - Meeting Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Tue, Jun 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - Meeting Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Tue, Jun 04, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
Have fun while working on math and reading. We will follow Virginia Pacing Guides to reinforce Kindergarten and first grade math and reading skills. Grades: K-1.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 05, 9:15am - 9:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Participate in this interactive storytime filled with stories, songs, and rhymes for toddlers and their caregivers. Please register each child. Ages: 1-2
Registration opens Wednesday, May 29 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Jun 05, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central Library - Small Meeting Room
All levels of yarners are invited to join the Chesapeake Yarn Guild to create projects. Simply bring your own needles or hooks and yarn to start crafting!

Wed, Jun 05, 10:15am - 10:45am
Major Hillard Library - Activity Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Wed, Jun 05, 10:15am - 10:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Participate in this interactive storytime filled with stories, songs, and rhymes for toddlers and their caregivers. Please register each child. Ages: 1-2
Registration opens Wednesday, May 29 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Jun 05, 11:15am - 11:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Participate in this interactive storytime filled with stories, songs, and rhymes for toddlers and their caregivers. Ages: 1-2

Wed, Jun 05, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
Have fun while working on reading comprehension. We will follow Virginia Pacing Guides to reinforce phonetic skills, vocabulary, and communicate ideas through pictures and writing. Grades: 2-3.

Wed, Jun 05, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
Have fun while working on reading comprehension. We will follow Virginia Pacing Guides to reinforce fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension of fiction and nonfiction texts. Grades: 4-5

Thu, Jun 06, 10:15am - 11:15am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Second Floor
Begin your little one's lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing, and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, finger plays, and fun! Ages 6-24 months with caregiver.

Thu, Jun 06, 10:15am - 10:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Preschoolers and their caregivers will enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs while growing your love of reading. Please register each child. Ages: 3-5 | Caregivers do not need to register themselves.
Registration opens Thursday, May 30 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 06, 10:45am - 12:00pm
Central Library - Large Meeting Room
Fit4Mom's Playgroup includes sensory bins, make and take crafts, music/sing-alongs, or story time.

Thu, Jun 06, 11:15am - 11:45am
Central Library - Activity Room
Preschoolers and their caregivers will enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs while growing your love of reading. Ages: 3-5

Thu, Jun 06, 5:00pm - 6:45pm
Central Library - Activity Room
Central Library is partnering with Grassfield High School students to provide weekly tutoring sessions for students in grades 4-8. Join us on Thursdays for reading help.

Thu, Jun 06, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Online - Zoom - Click the event to join the discussion
Lively discussion first Thursday of every month of works by African or African-American authors. Author Phyllis R. Dixon will discuss her book "Intermission".

Fri, Jun 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Find your passion and explore topics in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math.

Fri, Jun 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - Conference Room
Calling all mystery fans! Join us for our monthly book club! Mystery lovers can register to pick up titles in advance. This month’s pick: "Such a Quiet Place: A Novel" by Megan Miranda.

Fri, Jun 07, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Central Library - Open Area
Celebrate Pride Month with your family. Connect with community resources and vendors. Enjoy arts and crafts, board games, and a photo booth station. Make new friends!

Sat, Jun 08, 9:30am - 11:30am
Major Hillard Library - Meeting Room
Learn how simple changes can make a big financial impact. Bank On Hampton Roads offers a five-month course along with resources to help participants develop a plan to increase financial security.Register

Sat, Jun 08, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Major Hillard Library - Open Area
Find a great Summer read. Select 10 items from our gently used collection for $5.00.

Sat, Jun 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Activity Room
Make memories and sundaes in this program just for teens! Celebrate the end of the school year with your friends, listen to music, and eat ice cream. For teens ages 13 and up.

Sat, Jun 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Major Hillard Library - Main Area
Join us for junk journaling, collaging, and crafts galore!

Sun, Jun 09, 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Summit Pointe - 580 Belaire Ave, Chesapeake, VA 23320
Come and celebrate the diversity of our community at this free, family-focused event! Enjoy live music, food trucks, vendors, & family activities. Make sure to stop by and say "Hi" to library staff!

Sun, Jun 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - Meeting Room
Learn how a working comedian writes, edits, and tests new jokes on audiences before arriving at an end product. Various types of jokes and methods used on stage will be covered. Please register. Free!

Sun, Jun 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Memory Lab
Sign up for a one-on-one session to learn how to digitize materials using our Memory Lab equipment. Please only sign up for one session. All other appointments for the lab will be made with staff.

Mon, Jun 10, All day
Central Library - Youth Services
Looking for a fun craft or activity to do? Stop by the Youth & Family Services Department anytime on Mondays to participate in our weekly craft or activity station.

Mon, Jun 10, All day
Chesapeake CARES Center
Complete a make-and-take craft each week. Available while supplies last.

Mon, Jun 10, 10:00am - 7:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - First Floor
Find your next fascinating read or thrilling video at our monthly book sale. Choose from a small selection of books, audiobooks, and DVDs at bargain prices.

Mon, Jun 10, 10:15am - 10:45am
Greenbrier Library - Meeting Room
Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing, and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, finger plays, and fun! Ages: 6-24 months with a caregiver.

Mon, Jun 10, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Indian River Library - Conference Room
Learn the basics of using a smartphone. Topics include: powering on and off, texting, apps, taking photos, shooting video, and wireless printing in the library from your phone.

Mon, Jun 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Central Library - Memory Lab
Sign up for a one-on-one session to learn how to digitize materials using our Memory Lab equipment. Please only sign up for one session. All other appointments for the lab will be made with staff.

Tue, Jun 11, 9:30am - 10:30am
Central Library - Memory Lab
Sign up for a one-on-one session to learn how to digitize materials using our Memory Lab equipment. Please only sign up for one session. All other appointments for the lab will be made with staff.

Tue, Jun 11, 10:00am - 7:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - First Floor
Find your next fascinating read or thrilling video at our monthly book sale. Choose from a small selection of books, audiobooks, and DVDs at bargain prices.

Tue, Jun 11, 10:15am - 10:45am
Greenbrier Library - Meeting Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Tue, Jun 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - Meeting Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Tue, Jun 11, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Library - Open Area
Need advice for tricky garden dilemmas? Bring your plant questions to agriculture experts dedicated to beautifying our community, educating the public, and maintaining the environment for the future.

Tue, Jun 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Central Library - Activity Room
Bring your imaginations for Lego – building fun! We provide the materials; you provide the creativity! Please register each child individually. Age: Elementary School
Registration opens Tuesday, June 4 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jun 11, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Major Hillard Library - Main Area
Join us for junk journaling, collaging, and crafts galore! Find inspiration and meet other artsy makers. BYOJ - Bring your own journal.

Wed, Jun 12, 10:00am - 7:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - First Floor
Find your next fascinating read or thrilling video at our monthly book sale. Choose from a small selection of books, audiobooks, and DVDs at bargain prices.

Wed, Jun 12, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Indian River Library - Meeting Room
Join our dance “fiesta” with a mix of Latin and island-themed music from bachata, salsa, merengue, and reggaetón. No partner or experience is needed. All abilities are welcome.

Thu, Jun 13, 10:00am - 7:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - First Floor
Find your next fascinating read or thrilling video at our monthly book sale. Choose from a small selection of books, audiobooks, and DVDs at bargain prices.

Thu, Jun 13, 10:15am - 11:15am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Second Floor
Begin your little one's lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing, and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, finger plays, and fun! Ages 6-24 months with caregiver.

Fri, Jun 14, 10:00am - 5:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - First Floor
Find your next fascinating read or thrilling video at our monthly book sale. Choose from a small selection of books, audiobooks, and DVDs at bargain prices.

Fri, Jun 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Find your passion and explore topics in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math.

Sat, Jun 15, 10:00am - 5:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - First Floor
Find your next fascinating read or thrilling video at our monthly book sale. Choose from a small selection of books, audiobooks, and DVDs at bargain prices.

Sat, Jun 15, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Central Library - Large Meeting Room
Stop by to browse from a great selection of books for all ages at this monthly sale. FOL members enjoy early entry at 9:30 a.m. Proceeds benefit library special events and early childhood initiatives.

Sat, Jun 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Indian River Library - Activity Room
Sign up to read to a certified therapy dog. Improve your reading skills and make new canine friends! For ages 5-10. Please register each child individually. Registration opens 1 week before event.
Registration opens Saturday, June 8 2024 at 9:00am

Sat, Jun 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Major Hillard Library - Main Area
Join us for junk journaling, collaging, and crafts galore!

Sun, Jun 16, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - First Floor
Find your next fascinating read or thrilling video at our monthly book sale. Choose from a small selection of books, audiobooks, and DVDs at bargain prices.

Sun, Jun 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Memory Lab
Sign up for a one-on-one session to learn how to digitize materials using our Memory Lab equipment. Please only sign up for one session. All other appointments for the lab will be made with staff.

Mon, Jun 17, All day
Chesapeake CARES Center
Complete a make-and-take craft each week. Available while supplies last.

Mon, Jun 17, 10:15am - 10:45am
Major Hillard Library - Activity Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Mon, Jun 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Chesapeake CARES Center
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Mon, Jun 17, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Love to crochet? Join this beginner-friendly group to learn the basics, refine your craft, or learn new tips while you discover the range of crochet books Chesapeake Public Libraries have to offer!

Mon, Jun 17, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Indian River Library - Conference Room
Learn the basics of using a smartphone. Topics include: powering on and off, texting, apps, taking photos, shooting video, and wireless printing in the library from your phone.

Mon, Jun 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Central Library - Memory Lab
Sign up for a one-on-one session to learn how to digitize materials using our Memory Lab equipment. Please only sign up for one session. All other appointments for the lab will be made with staff.

Tue, Jun 18, 9:30am - 10:30am
Central Library - Memory Lab
Sign up for a one-on-one session to learn how to digitize materials using our Memory Lab equipment. Please only sign up for one session. All other appointments for the lab will be made with staff.

Tue, Jun 18, 10:15am - 10:45am
Major Hillard Library - Activity Room
Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing, and play along. Featuring stories, songs, fingerplays, and fun! Ages 6 - 24 months with caregiver.

Tue, Jun 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - Meeting Room
Come fall in love with reading and make new friends at your local library. Everyone's invited to read, sing, and play together.

Tue, Jun 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Indian River Library - Activity Room
Join us at the library for preschool sensory science fun! This week we will be exploring all things dinosaurs. Registration is required. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Registration opens Tuesday, June 4 2024 at 9:00am