At Churchland Branch Tuesday April 25th @ 6:30 PM. Drum Sermons is a joyous celebration of music that recounts its origin and makes clear how it came to live in our hearts. This informative yet entertaining African adventure is inclusive of stories from the far corners of the African continent, spirited drumming, dance, and song, […]
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! May 15th, 2017 This months book! […]
Portsmouth Public Library’s 3rd annual Mini-Con on April 22, 2017 was a lot of fun! Click for more pictures!
It’s canvas painting with an all-new twist! Just when you thought there were no more tricks up our sleeves– we have many, many more! Craft unusal canvas art – with books! It’s the library way! Monday, May 15th at 11am at the Churchland Branch. Pre-register as soon as 4 weeks in advance by calling (757) […]
Tech Talk will resume Tuesday, April 25th as we welcome Goodwill representative Tammy Peterson who will cover Interview Skills and Techniques. Get ready to put your best foot forward and shine above the competition with this workshop. Registration is required. Call Aren at 686-2538. Churchland Branch*Technology Room*11am-1pm
Enjoy the latest series of programming at Churchland with our monthly movie night. Movie title is “The Legend of Tarzan”. Movie will be shown on the big screen Wednesday, April 26th at 5:30pm. Bring a friend and munch on some popcorn! PG-13 Rating.
Over 1,000 kids are living in foster care in Hampton Roads. Thousands of individuals and families have chosen to foster or adopt a child in need… will you consider joining them? The Up Center hosts this introductory workshop to becoming a foster parent on Saturday, May 13th from 1:00-3:00pm at the Churchland Branch. Light refreshments […]
Credit scores got you down? On Thursday, April 27th, from 4:30-5:30pm, learn how to get you credit score in tip-top shape and prepare for a healthy financial future. Ask a local banker your credit-related questions and get your credit score on the right track. Registration not required but you may pre-register by calling 757-686-2538. Churchland […]
ESL conversation café Has been CANCELLED!
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, May 2nd to discuss May’s title “My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry” by Frederick Backman. Light refreshments will be served. Contact Aren Gonzalez at (757) 686-2538 with questions.
Coloring is not just for kids, Grown Ups can color too and so can you! Join us for the Adult Coloring Programs, at Churchland, Cradock, Main and Manor. Supplies are provided. Cradock Coloring Club, every 1st Tuesday at 11am. Churchland Coloring Society, every 2nd and 4th Tuesday at 11 am. Manor Color Yourself Calm, every 3rd […]
The Main Library will be offering Yoga to our Seniors! Did you know that there are many benefits to doing Yoga as a senior? Here’s just a few: -Help alleviate arthritis pain. -Increase bone density and prevent osteoporosis. -Improve balance. -Moderate chronic pain. -Help alleviate arthritis pain. To learn more on the benefits of YOGA, […]
The Main Library will be hosting a Savvy Shoppers Coupon Club! For more information, please call us at 393-8501. I
This group crochets everything from baby hats to dresses. If you are interested in joining Mrs. Mary Hampton and Friends, meet them at the Manor Branch Library located at 1401 Elmhurst Lane. The group meets the first and last Wednesday of the month from 11am to 12pm! For more information, please call 465-2916.
Our next quilting meeting of the new year will take place of Thursday, April 27th. Every 4th Thursday of the month from 10 am 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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Build One Portsmouth is about coming together as a community to shape our future. This two-year planning process will result in an updated Comprehensive Plan for the city. Build One Portsmouth is designed to be inclusive, transparent and robust. The goal is that every person in Portsmouth knows it is a choice to get involved and […]
Help Shape The Future Of Portsmouth!
The entire community is invited to get involved and have their voices heard.
MAIN BOOK SALE – EVERY Saturday 10-2 601 Court Street, side entrance.