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Storytime at the Homestead Barn

10:00am - 10:30am
Monrovia Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Monrovia Branch
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Family
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
THIS EVENT IS NOT AT THE LIBRARY - IT IS IN THE RED BARN SHELTERHOUSE IN THE HOMESTEAD NEIGHBORHOOD ON STATE ROAD 39.   Get outside and enjoy a quick animal tale, craft, songs and free books to take home!  Registration is not req...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

STEAM Tuesdays

10:30am - 11:15am
Main Library (Martinsville)
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library (Martinsville)
Room: Patio
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Using STEAM, we'll find out what makes wildlife so amazing! Children under age 7 will need an adult helper. Due to limited space, registration is required & masks are encouraged....
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Storytime with Ms. Kathy

10:30am - 11:15am
Monrovia Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Monrovia Branch
Room: Outdoor Program Area
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Details:
Ms. Kathy & Ms. Kathy will bring you an animal tale, craft, song and activity!  Can't make it at 10:30?  Try the 1:30 session!  Please by mindful of distancing practices and stay at your designated table during the event.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Virtual Storytime with Mrs. Carol

10:30am - 11:30am
Waverly Branch
Library Branch: Waverly Branch
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join Mrs. Carol for her virtual Storytime on the Waverly Facebook page.  Don't forget to swing by the branch to pick up your craft packet!   ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tween & Teen Wednesdays

11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library (Martinsville)
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library (Martinsville)
Room: Patio
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Join us for crafts and more!  Programs are scheduled to be held outdoors on our patio but may be moved indoors due to weather.  Space is limited and registration is required! ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Storytime with Ms. Kathy

1:30pm - 2:15pm
Monrovia Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Monrovia Branch
Room: Outdoor Program Area
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Details:
Ms. Kathy & Ms. Kathy will bring you an animal tale, craft, song and activity!  Can't make it at 1:30?  Try the 10:30 session on Wednesday mornings!  Please by mindful of distancing practices and stay at your designated table du...
This event is in the "Family" group.

Drawing Animals with Larry Battson

3:00pm - 4:00pm
MCPL System-Wide
Library Branch: MCPL System-Wide
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Online Program
Event Details:
Join us at https://app.belive.tv/609464/guest for an online drawing class presented by artist and wildlife educator, Larry Battson. This will be an entirely online event. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Main Library (Martinsville)
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library (Martinsville)
Room: Patio
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Join us for stories, rhymes & more! We'll also have any activity bag for you to take home, too. *Please note* All programs will be held outside on our patio. Programs may be canceled due to bad weather and will not be rescheduled. Due to limite...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Tails & Tales

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Monrovia Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Monrovia Branch
Room: Outdoor Program Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
Story, activity and a craft for the big kids!   Content may vary slightly, but the themes will be the same as what is presented at Homestead on Tuesdays.   Programs will be outside when weather permits.   ...
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Goat Night

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Monrovia Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Monrovia Branch
Room: Outdoor Program Area
Age Group: Family, Everyone
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 84
Event Details:
Drop in for a program that's certain to be the G.O.A.T. - and have lots of goat fun! Library folks will be retelling the story of the Three Billy Goats Gruff and offering crafts.  Black Goat Creamery will be on hand selling their fresh goat m...
This event is in the "Family" group.

Family Craft Night

All Day
Main Library (Martinsville)
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library (Martinsville)
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Pick up a family craft kit, then check out our YouTube channel for instructions for this take-it, make-it at home family fun night!...
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Family Craft Night

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Monrovia Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Monrovia Branch
Room: Outdoor Program Area
Age Group: Family, Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
Event Details:
Family Craft Night is back!  Register one person in your family and mark how many folks will be in your entire party.  Registration is required so that we can be sure to gather up enough supplies.  Caregivers are asked to stay with the...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Main Library Adult Book Club

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library (Martinsville)
Library Branch: Main Library (Martinsville)
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
Discuss the book of the month with other readers on the 3rd Monday of each month at 7 p.m. You can get a copy of this month’s selection by attending a meeting, or by visiting the circulation desk. Join us for this fun, informal book chat!...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Storytime at the Homestead Barn

10:00am - 10:30am
Monrovia Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Monrovia Branch
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Family
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
THIS EVENT IS NOT AT THE LIBRARY - IT IS IN THE RED BARN SHELTERHOUSE IN THE HOMESTEAD NEIGHBORHOOD ON STATE ROAD 39.   Get outside and enjoy a quick animal tale, craft, songs and free books to take home!  Registration is not req...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

STEAM Tuesdays

10:30am - 11:15am
Main Library (Martinsville)
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library (Martinsville)
Room: Patio
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Using STEAM, we'll find out what makes wildlife so amazing! Children under age 7 will need an adult helper. Due to limited space, registration is required & masks are encouraged....
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Storytime with Ms. Kathy

10:30am - 11:15am
Monrovia Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Monrovia Branch
Room: Outdoor Program Area
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Details:
Ms. Kathy & Ms. Kathy will bring you an animal tale, craft, song and activity!  Can't make it at 10:30?  Try the 1:30 session!  Please by mindful of distancing practices and stay at your designated table during the event.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Virtual Storytime with Mrs. Carol

10:30am - 11:30am
Waverly Branch
Library Branch: Waverly Branch
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join Mrs. Carol for her virtual Storytime on the Waverly Facebook page.  Don't forget to swing by the branch to pick up your craft packet!   ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tween & Teen Wednesdays

11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library (Martinsville)
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library (Martinsville)
Room: Patio
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
Join us for crafts and more!  Programs are scheduled to be held outdoors on our patio but may be moved indoors due to weather.  Space is limited and registration is required! ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Storytime with Ms. Kathy

1:30pm - 2:15pm
Monrovia Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Monrovia Branch
Room: Outdoor Program Area
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Details:
Ms. Kathy & Ms. Kathy will bring you an animal tale, craft, song and activity!  Can't make it at 1:30?  Try the 10:30 session on Wednesday mornings!  Please by mindful of distancing practices and stay at your designated table du...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Main Library (Martinsville)
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library (Martinsville)
Room: Patio
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Join us for stories, rhymes & more! We'll also have any activity bag for you to take home, too. *Please note* All programs will be held outside on our patio. Programs may be canceled due to bad weather and will not be rescheduled. Due to limite...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Junior Book Club

11:30am - 12:30pm
Monrovia Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Monrovia Branch
Room: Outdoor Program Area
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Junior Book Club is a chance for middle grade students to chat about a book they've all read, try some relate activities and they'll do it all over a free lunch.  We have two books this summer, Lynne Kelly's Song for a Whale will be di...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Tails & Tales

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Monrovia Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Monrovia Branch
Room: Outdoor Program Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
Story, activity and a craft for the big kids!   Content may vary slightly, but the themes will be the same as what is presented at Homestead on Tuesdays.   Programs will be outside when weather permits.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Morgantown Book Club

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Morgantown Branch
Library Branch: Morgantown Branch
Room: Meeting & Program Area
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
Join us for our monthly book discussion!...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Library Board Meeting

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Main Library (Martinsville)
Library Branch: Main Library (Martinsville)
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Monthly meeting of the library board. Members of the public welcome....