Waynesboro Public Library: July 2013 Calendar
July – Book-A-Trip. Everyone is invited to read Under the Sea-Wind by Rachel Carson and go on the bus trip to the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center in August. Copies of the book are available to purchase at WPL.
July – Adult Summer Reading Club until July 22. 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 for a Samsung Galaxy Tab2 (tablet). Please register.
July – Children’s Summer Reading Program. 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 closing July 27.
Wednesday, July 3, 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.
Tuesday, July 9, 12:00 p.m. – Music at the Library featuring Frisk Horisk performing vintage acoustic pop. Bring your own lunch and we’ll provide the soda.
Wednesday, July 10, 6:00 p.m. – B.Y.O. Create a fairy garden in cooperation with the Waynesboro Garden Center. Bring your own soil filled container. Ages 13+. Please register.
Friday, July 12. 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.
Wednesday, July 17, 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, July 17, 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.
Tuesday, July 23, 6:30 p.m. – Ocean Odyssey. This documentary will be shown as a part of the Book-A-Trip program. It takes viewers on an undersea journey to remote and magical places.
Wednesday, July 24, 3:00 p.m. – Hokey Pokey Karaoke. Round out the summer reading program in style. Single acts and groups are welcome to perform.
Friday, July 26. 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.
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.
2:30 p.m. Blanket Blockbuster. Enjoy a family friendly movie and bring a blanket or pillow to watch the show. (ending July 23)
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
2:30 p.m. Blanket Blockbuster. Enjoy a family friendly movie and bring a blanket or pillow to watch the show. (except July 4)
UVA Basketball Fans!
Dick Vitale on Team of Destiny: “This is a hoops story you will LOVE! Jerry and Chris capture the sensational and dramatic championship journey by Tony Bennett and his tenacious Cavalier team. UVA was Awesome Baby and so is this book!”
Ralph Sampson on Team of Destiny: “Jerry and Chris have lived and seen it all, even before my time. I highly recommend this book to every basketball fan across the globe. This story translates to all who know defeat and how to overcome it!”
Feedback from buyers: “Got the Book in the Mail Saturday, and could not put it down! Great read and great photography as well! Love all of the books I’ve received, but hands down, this is my favorite!” – Russell