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Veterans Resource EXPO

When: Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Where: Churchland Library – Coleman Meeting Room
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Resource providers will be available to provide support and
services for veterans and family members:

  • Virginia Veteran and Family Support (formerly Virginia Wounded Warrior Program)
  • Department of Veterans Services (Veterans Service Representative-Benefits)
  • Hampton VA Medical Center (Rural Health Initiative)
  • Vet Center
  • Virginia Relay Outreach
  • Hospice Veteran Volunteer Coordinator-Sentara Health Care
  • DMV Connect
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The Marcolivia Duo in Concert

Portsmouth Public Library is pleased to present:
The Marcolivia Duo in concert at 1pm October 24th, 2015

In the Coleman room at the Churchland Branch Library 4934 High Street West.

The Marcolivia Duo has been featured many times on NPR’s “Performance Today” and “Front Row Washington”. They have performed at the Kennedy Center, Strathmore, Merkin Hall and Symphony Space, NYC.

For an afternoon concert, Marcolivia will perform and talk about folk-based music of Eastern-Europe and America. Their music will include folk dances from Czechoslovakia and Hungary; Klezmer music of Israel, and an American Hoe-down, amongst other jazz-based styles.

Sponsored by:
Virginia Commission For The Arts,
Art Works ( and
Portsmouth Public Library Foundation

Get Flyer Here…

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Book Buddies Book Club

For 4th & 5th grade kids First Meeting will be held on October 27, 2015 The group will be discussing: The True Meaning of Smekday by Adam Rex 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 Register with the […]

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Second Tuesday Forum

Second Tuesday Forum All forums are free and held at Noon at the Commodore Theatre 421 High St, Portsmouth. Our October 13, 2015 forum:
“1781: The Battle of Yorktown”

Speaker; Ranger Linda Williams,
Yorktown Battlefield
Colonial National Historical Park

Get Flyer HERE…

Sponsored by the Portsmouth Public Library with grants from the Portsmouth Public Library Foundation, Friends of the Library, Museum & Fine Arts Commission and Portsmouth General Hospital Foundation. Doors open at 11:00
Lunch may be ordered from the Commodore’s regular menu.

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“The Game of Life” for Teens

So, you’ve landed your first job and you started earning a steady paycheck — the world is your oyster! Join this role play as you walk through your life on a human-sized game board and explore how the choices you make now could affect your future! Play the Game of Life at the Main Library on Octover 17th from 2pm-4pm.

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