This Week at JMRL:

Thursday, July 24

All Day
Nelson - Where in the World Are the Nelson Patrons?

All Day
Louisa - Best Opening Line

All Day
Greene - One-on-One Computer Assistance

All Day
Crozet - Anything's Pawsible! Create a Fantastical Creature

All Day
Crozet - Pet Pics!

All Day
Crozet - Paws in Peril

All Day
Gordon - Paws in Peril

All Day
Greene - Pet Supply Drive

All Day
Louisa - What's UP with Louisa?

All Day
Louisa - Pennies for Puppies!

All Day
Northside - Paws in Peril

All Day
Scottsville - Scottsville Library Pet Drive

All Day
Scottsville - Pet Portraits

All Day
Northside - READ AROUND THE WORLD

10:00 am
Scottsville - Atumpan Tales of the Griot

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

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

1:30 pm
Northside - Babies and Books

2:00 pm
Crozet - Page Turners, A Book Group for Kids, Read: "Poppy" by Avi

3:00 pm
Central - Helping Paws: Service Dogs Helping People with Disabilities

3:00 pm
Northside - Atumpan Tales of the Griot

3:00 pm
Gordon - Petpourri: Pet Pals

7:00 pm
Central - Documentary Film Series

Friday, July 25

All Day
Nelson - Where in the World Are the Nelson Patrons?

All Day
Louisa - Best Opening Line

All Day
Greene - One-on-One Computer Assistance

All Day
Crozet - Anything's Pawsible! Create a Fantastical Creature

All Day
Crozet - Pet Pics!

All Day
Crozet - Paws in Peril

All Day
Gordon - Paws in Peril

All Day
Greene - Pet Supply Drive

All Day
Louisa - What's UP with Louisa?

All Day
Louisa - Pennies for Puppies!

All Day
Northside - Paws in Peril

All Day
Scottsville - Scottsville Library Pet Drive

All Day
Scottsville - Pet Portraits

All Day
Northside - READ AROUND THE WORLD

12:00 pm
Central - CHS Orchestra Ensemble Lunchtime Concert

2:00 pm
Central - Blinking Bling: Light-Up Jewelry

2:00 pm
Crozet - Give a Hoot!

5:30 pm
Northside - Book Bugs Book Group: Summer Edition Part 2

Saturday, July 26

All Day
Nelson - Where in the World Are the Nelson Patrons?

All Day
Louisa - Best Opening Line

All Day
Greene - One-on-One Computer Assistance

All Day
Crozet - Anything's Pawsible! Create a Fantastical Creature

All Day
Crozet - Pet Pics!

All Day
Crozet - Paws in Peril

All Day
Gordon - Paws in Peril

All Day
Greene - Pet Supply Drive

All Day
Louisa - What's UP with Louisa?

All Day
Louisa - Pennies for Puppies!

All Day
Northside - Paws in Peril

All Day
Scottsville - Scottsville Library Pet Drive

All Day
Scottsville - Pet Portraits

All Day
Northside - READ AROUND THE WORLD

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

11:00 am
Gordon - Drop-In Storytime

1:00 pm
Northside - An Afternoon of Murder

2:00 pm
Scottsville - Saturday Family Films

2:30 pm
Gordon - Teen Screen Saturdays: Teen Movies

Sunday, July 27

Monday, July 28

All Day
Nelson - Where in the World Are the Nelson Patrons?

All Day
Louisa - Best Opening Line

All Day
Greene - One-on-One Computer Assistance

All Day
Crozet - Anything's Pawsible! Create a Fantastical Creature

All Day
Crozet - Pet Pics!

All Day
Crozet - Paws in Peril

All Day
Gordon - Paws in Peril

All Day
Greene - Pet Supply Drive

All Day
Louisa - What's UP with Louisa?

All Day
Northside - Paws in Peril

All Day
Scottsville - Scottsville Library Pet Drive

All Day
Scottsville - Pet Portraits

All Day
Northside - READ AROUND THE WORLD

9:30 am
Gordon - Mother Goose Time: Mondays

12:00 pm
Nelson - Brown Bag Book Club

1:00 pm
Central - JMRL Board Meeting

2:30 pm
Northside - Step Up Stories

6:30 pm
Central - In partnership with the Alliance Francaise de Charlottesville

7:00 pm
Northside - Chapter Chat Book Club

Tuesday, July 29

All Day
Nelson - Where in the World Are the Nelson Patrons?

All Day
Louisa - Best Opening Line

All Day
Greene - One-on-One Computer Assistance

All Day
Crozet - Anything's Pawsible! Create a Fantastical Creature

All Day
Crozet - Pet Pics!

All Day
Crozet - Paws in Peril

All Day
Gordon - Paws in Peril

All Day
Greene - Pet Supply Drive

All Day
Louisa - What's UP with Louisa?

All Day
Northside - Paws in Peril

All Day
Scottsville - Scottsville Library Pet Drive

All Day
Scottsville - Pet Portraits

All Day
Northside - READ AROUND THE WORLD

9:30 am
Gordon - Mother Goose Time: Tuesdays

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

11:00 am
Greene - Atumpan Tales of the Griot

2:00 pm
Louisa - Atumpan Tales of the Griot

4:30 pm
Crozet - Stitches: A Handcraft Group for Ages 8 to 108

6:30 pm
Northside - Blankets and Books: A Family Storytime

6:30 pm
Crozet - Super Summer Reading Wrap-Up and Cookie Countdown!

7:00 pm
Central - In partnership with the Charlottesville Parks & Recreation Dept.

Wednesday, July 30

All Day
Scottsville - Wacky Wednesday

All Day
Nelson - Where in the World Are the Nelson Patrons?

All Day
Louisa - Best Opening Line

All Day
Greene - One-on-One Computer Assistance

All Day
Crozet - Anything's Pawsible! Create a Fantastical Creature

All Day
Crozet - Pet Pics!

All Day
Crozet - Paws in Peril

All Day
Gordon - Paws in Peril

All Day
Greene - Pet Supply Drive

All Day
Louisa - What's UP with Louisa?

All Day
Northside - Paws in Peril

All Day
Scottsville - Scottsville Library Pet Drive

All Day
Scottsville - Pet Portraits

All Day
Central - part of the SUMMER READING PROGRAM

All Day
Northside - OVERDRIVE TUTORIALS

All Day
Northside - READ AROUND THE WORLD

9:00 am
Central - Book Buffet

10:00 am
Scottsville - Toddler Time

10:30 am
Scottsville - Preschool Storytime

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

10:30 am
Nelson - Family Film: "Frozen"

11:00 am
Northside - Preschool Storytime: Wednesday session

1:00 pm
Central - Hunger Games Party

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

3:00 pm
Northside - Crafty Creations: Sharpie Tie Dye!

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July is the time for...

Virginia Discovery Museum Passes @JMRL

Virginia Discovery Museum Logo.

Check out a pass with your JMRL library card. Virginia Discovery Museum passes may be checked out from branches of JMRL and provide free entry for up to 4 people to the museum during the loan period. You can return the pass to the library or leave it at the Virginia Discovery Museum when you visit and they will return the passes to the library. There are a limited number of passes available at each branch. You may place a hold and when available, they will be held for 48 hours for you to pick up.

Summer Reading @JMRL

Summer Reading logo Paws to Read - Summer is the perfect time to explore new titles or revisit old favorites. Ask at your local branch for information on what's available for your age group and how to register. Special programs to celebrate summer are offered at each branch. Check the calendar for dates and time. Information for kids and teens. Information for adults.

 

National Picnic Month

picnic basket

Picnics are good times with food and friends.  Check the JMRL catalog for a good book to take along.

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