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Decorate the ART CAR!

At Manor Branch This program is just for Teens 12-17

Tuesday July 25th @ #-5 PM

Due to extreme heat, this outdoor activity has been postponed until a later date, we will have Teen game day indoors on July 25th, stay tuned for a new date for the ART car.

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Adult Summer Reading Board Game Party

Celebrate your Summer Reading success at Main Library on Saturday, July 30th from 1-3pm with a Board Game Party.

Play games such as Trivial Pursuit, Jenga, Yahtzee, Chess, and Scrabble or participate in a group puzzle. Snacks will be provided.

Participants will be entered in a raffle to win a Kindle Fire. (Must be present to win.)

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Line Dancing @ Churchland & Manor

Learn some new steps and have some fun dancing out on the patio at the Churchland Branch. Have you ever danced the “Wobble” or the “Electric Slide”? We will be dancing away on 23rd from 10 AM to 11 AM. at Churchland AND Thursday, July 28th at Manor Branch

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Voter Registration

Don’t miss out on voting for the candidate of your choice this November.

Register to Vote! Voter registration will be held in the Main Library Meeting Room EVERY Tuesday from 10:30AM to 1:30PM from now until October 11, 2016.

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Adult Summer Reading “Finish Line”

Close out the 2016 Summer Reading Program with us and Portown Magic! This local high school band will serenade us out on the patio at the Churchland Branch from 2:00-4:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 30th. There will be a raffle for a “Kindle Fire” for all adult Summer Reading Program participants and family-friendly activities. You’re […]

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The Mix Book Club @ Churchland

 Join The Mix Book Club! @ The Churchland Branch. Formerly known as La Mezcla An OPEN FORUM to Discuss and Share Opinions on Books written by Authors from Various Cultures. Join us every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6pm to discuss a variety of cultures, authors and books! Upcoming books! No Meeting in August […]

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PORTSMOUTH BOOK GROUP

Our book group meets every 1st Monday of the month from 6:30-7:45 p.m. at the Churchland Branch. We will meet next on Monday, August 1st to discuss “Ella Minnow Pea” by Mark Dunn. Venture out to find your next “good read”! Light refreshment served. Contact Aren Gonzalez at (757)686-2538.

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I SPY…

Enjoy our interactive “I Spy” display at the Churchland Branch.  Come test your uber detective skills by finding the hidden items inside the display case. The display will be located in the Rotunda for the month of July.

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Life-Sized JENGA!

Calling all teens! Have you ever played Jenga before… Life-Sized?!?! Now’s your chance! Come play this bigger-than-life game on Wednesday, July 27th @ the Churchland Branch from 1:00-2:00 PM.

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TEEN TRIVIA GAMESHOW @ CHURCHLAND

Are you a true trivia guru? Test your knowledge of random trivia. We will play on teams – form your own team of 4 or come join a team of others teenagers. Buzz in with the correct answer and go for the win! Winning team will receive a prize! Wednesday, July 20th at 1:00 p.m. […]

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Quilting Guild @ Churchland

Every 4th Thursday of the month from 10am to 12 noon, quilt with beginners and advanced quilters alike. Bring your latest project. Learn from more experienced quilters or share your wisdom with another fellow quilter.

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Join Us for Mother Goose on the Loose

Mother Goose on the Loose is an early learning program that incorporates books, rhymes, songs, musical instruments, finger plays, flannel board characters, puppets and other props to help young children learn the pre-literacy skills needed to become successful readers. The program is fast-paced and fun to keep up with active little minds and includes tips for parents.

Ages birth to 36 months

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Adult Coloring Programs

Grown Ups can color too and so can you! It is not just for kids. Join us for the Adult Coloring Programs, at Churchland, Cradock and Manor. Supplies are provided. Churchland Coloring Society, 11am Tuesday, May 24th. Cradock Coloring Club, 11 am, Tuesday, June 7th. Churchland Coloring Society, 11am Tuesday, June 14th. Manor Color Yourself Calm, […]

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“TEEN X-TREME” Game Nite

If X-Box, Wii, and board games sound like a fun time, you’ll want to join us on the 3rd Thursday of each month starting June 23rd. Plan on gaming next on Thursday, July 28th from 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. at the Churchland Branch in the Teen Scene Room. Come and invite a friend! All […]

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Book Buddies Book Club @ Churchland

For 4th & 5th grade kids Meetings are held from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Meetings will be held once a month. Membership is limited Free book and refreshments! Participants must be registered The group will be discussing Flora and Ulysses the Illuminated Adventures by Kate DiCamillo Register with the Children’s Department in person, by phone @ 686-2538 […]

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Knitting and Crochet Club

A knitting and crochet club is active at the Cradock Library. Whether you have been stitching for years, or you just want to learn, join fellow crafters who love all things yarn. Bring your current projects with you, or just bring your eagerness to try. We meet the fourth Tuesday of the month at 11 […]

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ESL Conversation Café

ESL conversation café is always held on the first Tuesday of the month. This is an informal guided conversation to allow non-native English speakers an opportunity to practice the use of English in a friendly and helpful environment with other like-minded people. This is open to anyone 16 and up who English is not their […]

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Lego Club @ PPL

Come to our Lego Club on Saturday, January 23rd from 2-4pm. Ages 6-11
Main Library 601 Court St.
Free program and free parking in parking garage on Saturdays!
Your projects will be displayed in the Library and on our website!

The LEGO CLUB will meet on the 4th Saturday of each month.

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