This Week at JMRL:

Wednesday, April 16

All Day
Crozet - Take a Screen Break: There's So Much More to Do! May 5 to May 11

All Day
Gordon - Take a Screen Break: There's So Much More to Do! May 5 to May 11

10:15 am
Northside - Two's and Three's Together: Wednesday session

10:30 am
Nelson - Preschool Storytime

10:30 am
Greene - 1's and 2's Together

10:30 am
Central - Romp 'n Stomp

11:00 am
Northside - Preschool Storytime: Wednesday session

2:00 pm
Louisa - Are You a DIY Person?

3:30 pm
Crozet - Look What I Made - A Petal Fairy

4:00 pm
Gordon - Block Party: LEGO Gatherings  

4:00 pm
Central - Create It @ The Library

6:30 pm
Gordon - Gaming @ Gordon

7:00 pm
Northside - Wednesday Evening Book Group

Thursday, April 17

All Day
Crozet - Take a Screen Break: There's So Much More to Do! May 5 to May 11

All Day
Gordon - Take a Screen Break: There's So Much More to Do! May 5 to May 11

10:15 am
Northside - Preschool Storytime: Thursday session

10:30 am
Louisa - Preschool Storytime

10:30 am
Greene - Preschool Storytime

10:30 am
Central - Tales for Twos

10:30 am
Gordon - Monkey Business: Preschool Storytime

11:00 am
Northside - Two's and Three's Together: Thursday session

12:00 pm
Central - Brown Baggers Book Group

1:30 pm
Northside - Babies and Books

4:00 pm
Northside - Word Game Day

7:00 pm
Central - April is National Poetry Month

Friday, April 18

All Day
Crozet - Take a Screen Break: There's So Much More to Do! May 5 to May 11

All Day
Gordon - Take a Screen Break: There's So Much More to Do! May 5 to May 11

10:00 am
Gordon - Literary Masterpiece Book Group

12:00 pm
Northside - Books Sandwiched In

7:00 pm
Greene - April Foolish Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, April 19

All Day
Crozet - Take a Screen Break: There's So Much More to Do! May 5 to May 11

All Day
Gordon - Take a Screen Break: There's So Much More to Do! May 5 to May 11

10:30 am
Northside - Saturday Stories: A Family Storytime  

11:00 am
Gordon - Drop-In Storytime

Sunday, April 20

All Day
Crozet - Take a Screen Break: There's So Much More to Do! May 5 to May 11

All Day
All - Closed for Easter

Monday, April 21

All Day
Crozet - Take a Screen Break: There's So Much More to Do! May 5 to May 11

All Day
Gordon - Take a Screen Break: There's So Much More to Do! May 5 to May 11

All Day
Northside - National Take a Screen Break: There's So Much More To Do! April 28 to May 4!

9:30 am
Gordon - Mother Goose Time Mondays

10:00 am
Central - Mother Goose Time

10:30 am
Gordon - Reading Rumpus

6:30 pm
Northside - Game Night

7:00 pm
Crozet - Thomas Jefferson in Paris

Tuesday, April 22

All Day
Crozet - Take a Screen Break: There's So Much More to Do! May 5 to May 11

All Day
Northside - Take a Screen Break: There's So Much More To Do

All Day
Gordon - Take a Screen Break: There's So Much More to Do! May 5 to May 11

All Day
Northside - National Take a Screen Break: There's So Much More To Do! April 28 to May 4!

9:30 am
Central - Preschool Power

9:30 am
Gordon - Mother Goose Time: Tuesdays

10:30 am
Gordon - 2's and 3's Together

7:00 pm
Louisa - Tuesday Evening Book Discussion Group

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April is ...

Teen Homework Help

JMRL has put together a fantastic collection of resources to help teens with homework and research projects.

National Library Week

library week

Lives Change @ Your Library
JMRL wants to know how the library has changed your life. Tell us your story at webmaster@jmrl.org.

 

National Poetry Month

poetry

Read poetry all month and celebrate Poem In Your Pocket Day with JMRL. Still interested? Watch the video.

Read a Book - Build a Library

reading challenge for Winneba Ready, Set, Read! A reading challenge sponsored by the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library's Central Teen Advisory Board, generously funded by the JMRL Friends of the Library to support construction of a library in our sister city of Winneba, Ghana.

Database Spotlight

Tumblebooks Tumblebooks
is a database containing electronic audio and animated books for kids. Also includes puzzles and games, and books in other languages.

BookLetters

BookLetters is a fantastic email newsletter and readers advisory service which contains information on millions of books. There are even lists of new titles on different subjects.

Find out how you can sign up and have new biographies, mysteries, book sizzlers and more emailed to you monthly.