Special things happening just for teens!
Brown Bag Book Reviews
Every Wednesday during March from noon until 1:00 pm, the Chatham library hosts a book review presented by one of our friends and neighbors.
You can bring your lunch, or just come and listen. The library provides hot beverages and snacks, and we guarantee a fun and stimulating hour. The reviewer for this month include Mark dePaulo on March 4th, Katie Whitehead reviewing Race and Reunion: The Civil War in American Memory on March 11th, Kenyon Scott on March 18th, and Diane Adkins reviews Factory Man on March 25th. Join us!
Other Book Discussions during the month of March:
Second Thursday Discussion Group will be discussing Virginia Climate Fever by Stephen Nash is held on Thursday, March 12th from 4:00-5:30 pm in Chatham.
Brosville's Book Talk which is a reader's choice pick for the month is held on Friday, March 13th at noon. Bring your favorite food.
Teen Book Club is the newest discussion group and is held on Thursday, March 19th from 4:00-5:00 pm in Chatham.
Early Literacy Programs
Join us for free preschool early literacy classes. Sing, talk, read, write, play - those are the building blocks of literacy for young children, and the library is the place for those skills to take shape.
We offer Mother Goose on the Loose story times on Mondays at 11:00 am in Chatham and on Fridays at 10:30 am in Mt. Hermon. This award-winning program for children birth to age three incorporates nursery rhymes, music, and rhythm instruments in laying the foundations for literacy in the very young child.
Wednesdays for Wees is held on Wednesday mornings at 10:00 am for Brosville, Chatham, Gretna and Mt. Hermon. Children from birth to 5 yrs are welcome at this program in partnership with Smart Beginnings.
In addition to our regularly scheduled preschool story times, we offer special story times which can be found on our branch calendars.