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Introduction to Smartphones

2024-07-08 13:30:00 2024-07-08 14:30:00 America/New_York Introduction to Smartphones 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. Indian River Library - Conference Room

Monday, July 08
1:30pm - 2:30pm

Add to Calendar 2024-07-08 13:30:00 2024-07-08 14:30:00 America/New_York Introduction to Smartphones 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. Indian River Library - Conference Room

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.

AGE GROUP: | Adult |

EVENT TYPE: | Business & Technology |

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Indian River Library

Phone: (757) 382-1900

Hours

Indian River Library

Mon, Jul 22 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Jul 23 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Jul 24 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Jul 25 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Jul 26 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jul 27 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jul 28 1:00PM to 5:00PM

Upcoming events

Wed, Jul 24, 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, Jul 24, 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, Jul 24, 11:00am - 11:45am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Explore the magic of words through lively activities and playful exercises.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jul 24, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Explore the magic of words through lively activities and playful exercises.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Major Hillard Library - Activity Room
Have you lost your marbles? Explore gravity in this exciting science class. Best for children in grades 1-6

Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Large Meeting Room
Use your imagination to create a wondrous world of fun. We will provide the tents & tunnels, and you provide the imagination.

Wed, Jul 24, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library
Calling all teens and tweens: Come out to see us on Wednesday afternoons for a variety of creative projects.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jul 24, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Central Library - Large Meeting Room
Come see Mark Twain impersonator Ryan Clemens talk about "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" and the life of Mark Twain. After the first part of the program the book club will discuss "James."
Registration is now closed

Thu, Jul 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
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.

Thu, Jul 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library
Meet me in the garden! Help care for the community garden and learn about growing various vegetables, fruits, and flowers.

Thu, Jul 25, 10:15am - 11:15am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
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.

Thu, Jul 25, 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, Jul 25, 11:00am - 11:45am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Exercise your brain and have fun learning with different games, puzzles, and art activities.

Thu, Jul 25, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Exercise your brain and have fun learning with different games, puzzles, and art activities.

Thu, Jul 25, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - Meeting Room
Level up your art skills with six weeks of amazing art classes. Discover how science and art collide with a variety of fun activities perfect for any aspiring young creatives!
Registration is now closed

Thu, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Major Hillard Library - Activity Room
Challenge your friends and family with Nintendo Switch! Best for children in grades 1-6.

Thu, Jul 25, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Join us for a 4-part program where you'll rebuild a medieval castle damaged during battle. Students will learn to use cutting-edge design tools like SketchUp, PromeAI, and Enscape.
This event is full

Fri, Jul 26, 11:00am - 11:45am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Dive into the fascinating world of plant sciences as we learn about growing food!

Fri, Jul 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Dive into the fascinating world of plant sciences as we learn about growing food!

Fri, Jul 26, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Calling all movie buffs! Join us for Film Fest Friday, an afternoon at the movies, for tweens and teens! Enjoy epic adventures, hilarious comedies, and thrilling mysteries on the big screen!

Sat, Jul 27, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Central Library - Open Area
Here there be dragons...and spaceships, unicorns, robots, and more! Our annual fantasy and science fiction mini-con is back with panels, cosplay, vendors, games, and fun.

Sat, Jul 27, 1:15pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Small Meeting Room
Don't miss this opportunity to snag a one-of-a-kind pin that suits your interests! See what is displayed on our pin board and swap up to three undamaged enamel pins to refine your collection.

Sat, Jul 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Major Hillard Library - Main Area
Join us for junk journaling, collaging, and crafts galore!

Sat, Jul 27, 3:15pm - 4:00pm
Central Library - Small Meeting Room
Welcome a new brood of dragons by adding scales to protect the dragon eggs. Be prepared to bring home a dragon egg of your very own. Activity is suitable for teens & up due to the sharp dragon scales.

Sat, Jul 27, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Central Library - Large Meeting Room
Celebrate FantaSci with our after-hours movie! In this wacky, big-hearted action film, a flustered mother is tasked with saving the multiverse. Rated: R for Adult Audiences.

Sun, Jul 28, 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.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 29, All day
Chesapeake CARES Center
Complete a make-and-take craft each week. Available while supplies last.

Mon, Jul 29, 9:30am - 11:30am
Central Library - Activity Room
Beat the heat and join us for movies this summer. Feel free to bring your own blanket and snack. Please see a staff member for the movie schedule. Minors should be accompanied by an adult.

Mon, Jul 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library
Meet me in the garden! Help care for the community garden and learn about growing various vegetables, fruits, and flowers.

Mon, Jul 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.

Mon, Jul 29, 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, Jul 29, 11:00am - 11:45am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Discover the fun and intriguing world of mathematics while using patterns, puzzles, shapes, and numbers!
This event is full

Mon, Jul 29, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Discover the fun and intriguing world of mathematics while using patterns, puzzles, shapes, and numbers!

Mon, Jul 29, 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, Jul 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - Youth Services
Choose your Pokémon 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.

Mon, Jul 29, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Second Floor
Quiet your mind and engage your senses with projects, yoga poses, and mindfulness exercises. Please bring a towel or yoga mat if possible.

Mon, Jul 29, 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, Jul 30, All day
Central Library
Looking for a fun craft? Stop by the Youth & Family Services Department anytime on Tuesdays this summer to participate in our weekly craft.

Tue, Jul 30, 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, Jul 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Greenbrier Library - Meeting Room
Curious about yoga? This family event features stories, movement, music, stretching, and fun taught by a Registered Children’s Yoga Teacher. Bring a yoga mat or towel and wear comfortable clothes.

Tue, Jul 30, 10:00am - 3:00pm
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, Jul 30, 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, Jul 30, 11:00am - 11:30am
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, Jul 30, 11:00am - 11:45am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Explore the many ways technology is used in our lives with fun hands-on activities.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Explore the many ways technology is used in our lives with fun hands-on activities.

Tue, Jul 30, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library
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, Jul 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Indian River Library - Activity Room
Avoid the summer slide and join us for our summer lab science series! This week we will learn how to extract DNA from strawberries. Registration is required.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Creative Spaces 1,Digital Lab
Who doesn't love a campfire story? Join us for an introduction to storytelling and folklore. Participants choose a favorite story to film a BookTok in the media lab to share.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jul 30, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Major Hillard Library - Open Area
Create your very own unique works of art on nature's works of art--rocks! All are welcome.

Wed, Jul 31, 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, Jul 31, 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, Jul 31, 11:00am - 11:45am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Explore the magic of words through lively activities and playful exercises.

Wed, Jul 31, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Explore the magic of words through lively activities and playful exercises.

Wed, Jul 31, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Major Hillard Library - Activity Room
Join us at the library for math art fun! We will explore triangles, triangles, triangles! Best for children in grades 1-6.

Wed, Jul 31, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Large Meeting Room
Partake in your own Olympics this summer, with a twist. Jump over Jack’s candle stick, Hey Diddle Diddle Spoon Race, put Humpy Dumpty back together again, and more.

Wed, Jul 31, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Greenbrier Library - Meeting Room
Lego Club is back! Spend the hour testing your Lego building skills with challenges or just enjoy your time through free play. We provide the Legos, you provide the creativity! For children ages 6-12

Wed, Jul 31, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library
Calling all teens and tweens: Come out to see us on Wednesday afternoons for a variety of creative projects.

Thu, Aug 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
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.

Thu, Aug 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library
Meet me in the garden! Help care for the community garden and learn about growing various vegetables, fruits, and flowers.

Thu, Aug 01, 10:15am - 11:15am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
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.

Thu, Aug 01, 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, Aug 01, 11:00am - 11:45am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Exercise your brain and have fun learning with different games, puzzles, and art activities.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 01, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Exercise your brain and have fun learning with different games, puzzles, and art activities.

Thu, Aug 01, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - Meeting Room
Level up your art skills with six weeks of amazing art classes. Discover how science and art collide with a variety of fun activities perfect for any aspiring young creatives!
This event is full

Thu, Aug 01, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Major Hillard Library - Activity Room
Adventurers wanted! Your challenge will be to help Mage with time trial. Event availability is limited. Appropriate for grades 2 - 6, children must be accompanied by adult. Best of luck!!

Thu, Aug 01, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Join us for a 4-part program where you'll rebuild a medieval castle damaged during battle. Students will learn to use cutting-edge design tools like SketchUp, PromeAI, and Enscape.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 01, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Major Hillard Library - Conference Room
Join DND fans and create character sheets to play in Part II on August 8. Best for players with some knowledge of the game.

Thu, Aug 01, 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. This month's discussion is Tumbling by Diane McKinney-Whetstone.

Fri, Aug 02, 11:00am - 11:45am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Dive into the fascinating world of plant sciences as we learn about growing food!

Fri, Aug 02, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Dive into the fascinating world of plant sciences as we learn about growing food!

Fri, Aug 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - Conference Room
Calling all mystery fans! Join us for our monthly first Fridays afternoon book club! Pick up titles in advance. This month's novel is "Good, Bad Girl" Alice Feeny.

Fri, Aug 02, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Calling all movie buffs! Join us for Film Fest Friday, an afternoon at the movies, for tweens and teens! Enjoy epic adventures, hilarious comedies, and thrilling mysteries on the big screen!

Sat, Aug 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Major Hillard Library - Main Area
Join us for junk journaling, collaging, and crafts galore!

Sun, Aug 04, 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.
This event is full

Mon, Aug 05, All day
Chesapeake CARES Center
Complete a make-and-take craft each week. Available while supplies last.

Mon, Aug 05, 9:30am - 11:30am
Central Library - Large Meeting Room
Beat the heat and join us for movies this summer. Feel free to bring your own blanket and snack. Please see a staff member for the movie schedule. Minors should be accompanied by an adult.

Mon, Aug 05, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library
Meet me in the garden! Help care for the community garden and learn about growing various vegetables, fruits, and flowers.

Mon, Aug 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.

Mon, Aug 05, 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, Aug 05, 11:00am - 11:45am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Discover the fun and intriguing world of mathematics while using patterns, puzzles, shapes, and numbers!
This event is full

Mon, Aug 05, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Discover the fun and intriguing world of mathematics while using patterns, puzzles, shapes, and numbers!

Mon, Aug 05, 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, Aug 05, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Major Hillard Library - Meeting Room
Cool off with a splash-tacular ocean themed movie! Our movie follows a mermaid who falls in love and makes a deal to become human. This film is rated PG. Popcorn and drinks will be available.

Mon, Aug 05, 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, Aug 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - Youth Services
Choose your Pokémon 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.

Mon, Aug 05, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Second Floor
Quiet your mind and engage your senses with projects, yoga poses, and mindfulness exercises. Please bring a towel or yoga mat if possible.

Mon, Aug 05, 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, Aug 06, All day
Central Library
Looking for a fun craft? Stop by the Youth & Family Services Department anytime on Tuesdays this summer to participate in our weekly craft.

Tue, Aug 06, 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, Aug 06, 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, Aug 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
Greenbrier Library - Meeting Room
Curious about yoga? This family event features stories, movement, music, stretching, and fun taught by a Registered Children’s Yoga Teacher. Bring a yoga mat or towel and wear comfortable clothes.

Tue, Aug 06, 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, Aug 06, 11:00am - 11:45am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Explore the many ways technology is used in our lives with fun hands-on activities.

Tue, Aug 06, 11:00am - 11:30am
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, Aug 06, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Explore the many ways technology is used in our lives with fun hands-on activities.

Tue, Aug 06, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Indian River Library - Activity Room
Avoid the summer slide and join us for our summer lab science series! This week we will be exploring how robots work. Registration is required.
This event is full

Tue, Aug 06, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Greenbrier Library - Meeting Room
Join us for an arresting Magic Show with undersheriff Dave.

Tue, Aug 06, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Creative Spaces 1
Who doesn't love a campfire story? Join us for an introduction to storytelling and folklore. Participants choose a favorite story to film a BookTok in the media lab to share.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Aug 06, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Major Hillard Library - Conference Room
Challenge your friends and family with Nintendo Switch! All are welcome.

Wed, Aug 07, 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, Aug 07, 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, Aug 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Indian River Library - Meeting Room
Join us for an arresting Magic Show with undersheriff Dave.

Wed, Aug 07, 11:00am - 11:45am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Explore the magic of words through lively activities and playful exercises.

Wed, Aug 07, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Explore the magic of words through lively activities and playful exercises.

Wed, Aug 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Major Hillard Library - Activity Room
Make some slime and discover the laboratory in your kitchen! Best for children in grades 1-6.

Wed, Aug 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Large Meeting Room
Discover the world through sensory play. Each self-guided station will offer a chance to explore your senses and have fun.

Wed, Aug 07, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Greenbrier Library - Meeting Room
Did you know you can have math in your art? It’s so cool, it’s like magic! In this 3-week art series, we’ll make interesting art using new, magical techniques each week.

Wed, Aug 07, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library
Calling all teens and tweens: Come out to see us on Wednesday afternoons for a variety of creative projects.

Thu, Aug 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
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.

Thu, Aug 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library
Meet me in the garden! Help care for the community garden and learn about growing various vegetables, fruits, and flowers.

Thu, Aug 08, 10:15am - 11:15am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
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.

Thu, Aug 08, 11:00am - 11:45am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Exercise your brain and have fun learning with different games, puzzles, and art activities.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Major Hillard Library - Meeting Room
Join us for an arresting Magic Show with undersheriff Dave.

Thu, Aug 08, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Exercise your brain and have fun learning with different games, puzzles, and art activities.

Thu, Aug 08, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Major Hillard Library - Conference Room
Join DND fans and slay some dragons in this role play adventure. Best for players with some knowledge of the game.

Fri, Aug 09, 11:00am - 11:45am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Dive into the fascinating world of plant sciences as we learn about growing food!

Fri, Aug 09, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Dive into the fascinating world of plant sciences as we learn about growing food!

Fri, Aug 09, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Calling all movie buffs! Join us for Film Fest Friday, an afternoon at the movies, for tweens and teens! Enjoy epic adventures, hilarious comedies, and thrilling mysteries on the big screen!

Sat, Aug 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Activity Room
Get inspired by the pop icon who loves August and mirror balls in this teen craft program. Make a one-of-a-kind craft and listen to music with friends! Are you ready for it? For teens ages 13 and up.

Sat, Aug 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Major Hillard Library - Main Area
Join us for junk journaling, collaging, and crafts galore!

Sun, Aug 11, 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, Aug 11, 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.
This event is full

Sun, Aug 11, 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, Aug 12, All day
Chesapeake CARES Center
Complete a make-and-take craft each week. Available while supplies last.

Mon, Aug 12, 9:30am - 11:30am
Central Library - Large Meeting Room
Beat the heat and join us for movies this summer. Feel free to bring your own blanket and snack. Please see a staff member for the movie schedule. Minors should be accompanied by an adult.

Mon, Aug 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.

Mon, Aug 12, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library
Meet me in the garden! Help care for the community garden and learn about growing various vegetables, fruits, and flowers.

Mon, Aug 12, 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, Aug 12, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Major Hillard Library - Meeting Room
Sail off with a splash-tacular cruise themed movie! Our movie follows a spooky hotel manager as he tries to go on a vacation of his own. This film is rated PG. Popcorn and drinks will be available.

Mon, Aug 12, 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, Aug 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - Youth Services
Choose your Pokémon 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.

Mon, Aug 12, 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, Aug 13, All day
Central Library
Looking for a fun craft? Stop by the Youth & Family Services Department anytime on Tuesdays this summer to participate in our weekly craft.

Tue, Aug 13, 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, Aug 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.

Tue, Aug 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
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, Aug 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Indian River 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, Aug 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Large Meeting Room
Enjoy this thrilling magic show presented by Chesapeake’s own Undersheriff Dave Rosado.

Tue, Aug 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Indian River Library - Activity Room
Avoid the summer slide and join us for our summer lab science series! This week we will design, create and launch our own bottle rockets. Registration is required.
Registration opens Tuesday, July 30 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Aug 13, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - Meeting Room
Don't miss our Monthly Movie Matinee! This month's movie is one of 2023's biggest summer blockbusters! Doors open at 4:00PM. Adults must accompany children under 18 years old.

Wed, Aug 14, 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, Aug 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Large Meeting Room
Celebrate the end of our Summer Reading Challenge with music, dance, photo booth, crafts, activities, and friends.

Wed, Aug 14, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Greenbrier Library - Meeting Room
Lego Club is back! Spend the hour testing your Lego building skills with challenges or just enjoy your time through free play. We provide the Legos, you provide the creativity! For children ages 6-12

Wed, Aug 14, 5:00pm - 6:45pm
Major Hillard Library - Activity Room,Meeting Room,Conference Room
Beat the heat with a summer celebration. Join us for bubble play, chalk drawing, games and activities. Everyone is welcome!

Thu, Aug 15, 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, Aug 15, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library
Meet me in the garden! Help care for the community garden and learn about growing various vegetables, fruits, and flowers.

Thu, Aug 15, 10:15am - 11:15am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
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.

Fri, Aug 16, 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, Aug 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - The Gallery
Jack’s Jungle guarantees to delight animal lovers of all ages. Learn about our scaly, furry, or feathered friends!

Sat, Aug 17, 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, Aug 17, 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, Aug 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Indian River Library - Youth Study Spaces
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, August 10 2024 at 9:00am

Sat, Aug 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Major Hillard Library - Main Area
Join us for junk journaling, collaging, and crafts galore!

Sun, Aug 18, 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, Aug 18, 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, Aug 19, All day
Chesapeake CARES Center
Complete a make-and-take craft each week. Available while supplies last.

Mon, Aug 19, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library
Meet me in the garden! Help care for the community garden and learn about growing various vegetables, fruits, and flowers.

Mon, Aug 19, 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, Aug 19, 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, Aug 19, 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, Aug 20, 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.

Wed, Aug 21, 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, Aug 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Norfolk Memorial Library - Online Event Room 1,Conference Room
Did you read a fantasy or science fiction book that you loved or hated during the Summer 2024 quarter? Come talk with us about it during our quarterly meeting and earn a badge for the challenge.

Wed, Aug 21, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
New venue Major Hillard Library - Meeting Room
Book lovers, do you want to discover friends you haven't met yet? Gather as we talk about books and the plots, characters, and themes that make each novel a unique work of art!

Wed, Aug 21, 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, Aug 22, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library
Meet me in the garden! Help care for the community garden and learn about growing various vegetables, fruits, and flowers.

Thu, Aug 22, 10:15am - 11:15am
Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Outreach and Innovation Library - Student Success Center
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.