Waynesboro Public Library: June 2018 schedule

Waynesboro Public LibrarySchedule for the Waynesboro Public Library for the month of June 2018.

Programs

Friday, June 1, 11:00 a.m., Intro to Computers. Advance registration required.

Friday, June 1- July 31, Adult Summer Reading Program. Readers ages 18 and up can complete reading activities for a chance to win a $50 gift certificate. To participate, pick up a Reading Takes You Everywhere BINGO card at the circulation desk. Complete any BINGO and turn in the card in exchange for change in the prize drawing.

Friday, June 1- July 31, Children’s Summer Reading Program. Young readers ages 0-17 can complete reading activities for prizes. To participate, pick up a BINGO card at the circulation desk.

Saturday, June 2, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., WaynesboroCon. Kick off Summer Reading with our annual library con! Cartoonist Paul Merklein starts things off at 10:00 with an all-ages show. At 11:00, show off your geekiest costume in the cosplay contest. At 12:00 head upstairs for old-school video games, cartooning lessons, crafts, a photo booth, and more. All ages. Registration required.

Monday, June 4- Friday, July 13, Harry Potter’s World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine. The magic in J. K. Rowling’s series of Harry Potter novels is partially based on Renaissance traditions that played an important role in the development of Western science, including alchemy, astrology, and natural philosophy. This special exhibit explores the intersection of these worlds, featuring highlights from the collections of the History of Medicine Division at the National Library of Medicine. This exhibition was developed and produced by the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.

Friday, June 8, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Teen Game Night. Teens are invited to a game night, with different video games and systems, plus a few board games. Snacks will be provided. Ages 12-17.

Friday, June 8, 6:30 p.m., Movie Night at the Library. Come to the library and enjoy a newly released movie on the big screen. Popcorn and a soda provided.

Thursday, June 14, at 4:00 p.m. Book Club. Read a novel, then meet with others to discuss. Ask at the circulation desk to check out a copy of the book-of-the-month.

Friday, June 15, 11:00 a.m., Apple Devices. Advance registration required.

Friday, June 15, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., Wildlife Center: Whoooo’s Awake in the Night? Meet some of Virginia’s nocturnal animals, and learn how they adapt to sleeping during the day and being awake at night. All ages.

Friday, June 22, 6:30 p.m., Movie Night at the Library. Come to the library and enjoy a newly released movie on the big screen. Popcorn and a soda provided.

Tuesday, June 26, at 7:00 p.m. Read and Discuss Book Club. This monthly group reads and discusses nonfiction books. Ask at the circulation desk for the current book.

Weekly

Monday

  • 9:30 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.
  • 10:00 am-12:00 p.m., Chat & Play. Provides interactive play for your little one and conversation for you. Ages 0-6 and their caregivers.
  • 3:00 am-4:00 p.m., Board Games. Come to library to play a variety of board games. Bring the whole family, all ages are welcome.
  • 4:00 p.m., WPL Knitters. Bring your materials and socialize with other knitters.

Tuesday

  • 6:30 p.m., Story Night & Happy Tales. A story, a bedtime snack, and a chance to practice those reading skills with friendly, attentive therapy dogs from Positive Paws.

Wednesday

  • 9:30 a.m., Mother Goose Time is an interactive program featuring songs, fingerplays, books, movements, and nursery rhymes for children from birth through age three and their caregivers.
  • 10:30 a.m., Story Time features books, stories, songs, puppets, flannel board activities, and crafts for children ages three through five accompanied by an adult.

Thursday

  • 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 three and their caregivers.
  • 10:30 a.m., Story Time features books, stories, songs, puppets, flannel board activities, and crafts for children ages three through five accompanied by an adult.
  • 4:00 p.m., Summer Build. Get creative with Lego, magnet blocks, Duplo and more. Ages 0-12.

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