June – Book-A-Trip. Everyone reads Under the Sea-Wind by Rachel Carson and is invited to go on the bus trip to the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Museum in August. Copies of the book are available to purchase at WPL. Call Parks & Rec at 942-6735 to sign up for the bus trip.
June 1 – Children’s Summer Reading signups begin. Receive a library buck for reading a picture book or ten pages in a chapter book. Use library bucks to buy books in the summer reading store opening June 15.
June 10 – Adult Summer Reading Club begins. Summer reading isn’t just for kids! You could win prizes this summer by checking out books, writing a review (of a book or audiobook), or attending a program. One prize will be drawn each week and all entries will be eligible for the grand prize drawing. Please register.
Tuesday, June 11, 7:00 p.m. – A Father’s Love. Waynesboro author, Pat Copper, discusses her autobiographical book, A Father’s Love: An Inspirational Memoir.
Wednesday, June 12 , 12:00 p.m. – Music at the Library presents Age Before Beauty performing Americana/blues
Friday, June 14, 6:30 p.m. – Friday Night at the Movies. Showing new releases on the big screen. Free popcorn and drinks. Check at the library for the featured film.
Saturday, June 15, 12:00 p.m. – Summer Reading Kick-off. Enjoy a show by Mad Science, face & hair painting, carnival games and more.
Wednesday, June 19, 6:00 p.m. – Lip Service to Literature (L2L). This young adult book club will be reading theUglies trilogy by Scott Westerfield. For ages 13 and up.
Wednesday, June 19, 7:00 p.m. – Book Club. Fascinating and far ranging discussion with other book lovers. The book is provided, participants vote on selections, and a staff member leads the discussion. Select a classic of your choice this month.
Monday, June 24 – Friday, June 28, 9:00 a.m.-7 p.m. – Scholastic Book Fair. Proceeds support the children’s department.
Tuesday, June 25, 3:00 p.m. – Hobby Hydroponics: The Weedless Garden. Dr. Ray Schneider, Associate Professor of Computer Science at Bridgewater College tells about the adventure of growing the perfect tomato, cucumber, or jalapeño pepper without soil.
Wednesday, June 26, 6:00 p.m. – Ace of Cakes. Master the art of cupcake decorating. Ages 12 and up. Please register.
10:30 a.m. Swing and Sway This music and movement class is just the thing you need to get started in the morning. No stories, just song and dance. Ages 0-6.
4:00 p.m. WPL Knitters. Bring your materials and socialize with other knitters.
9:30-11:30 a.m. Chat-N-Play provides interactive play for your little one and conversation for you. Open to children ages 0-3 and their caregivers.
9:30 a.m. Mother Goose Time is an interactive program featuring songs, finger-plays, books, movements, and nursery rhymes for children from birth through age two and their caregivers.
10:30 a.m. Story Time features books, stories, songs, puppets, flannel board activities, and crafts for children ages two through five accompanied by an adult.
9:30 a.m. Mamá Ganso, mother Goose in Spanish, features stories, songs, finger-plays, and movements for children from birth through age two and their caregivers.
10:00 a.m. Computer classes are offered Thursday of every week. Classes rotate between Computer Basics, Basic Internet Skills, Introduction to Microsoft Word and Introduction to Microsoft Excel. Call (540) 942-6746 to register.
10:30 a.m. Story Time
1:00 p.m. Story Time
2:00 p.m. Mother Goose
10:30 a.m. Story Time