This Week at JMRL:

Tuesday, September 27

All Day
Central - “I Read Banned Books” Photo Booth

All Day
Crozet - Banned Books Week Quiz & Photo Booth

All Day
Gordon - Banned Books Week Display

9:30 am
Gordon - Mother Goose Time: - Fall Session, Tuesdays 9:30am Sept13 - Oct 25

10:30 am
Gordon - 2's and 3's Together - - Fall Session - Tuesdays at 10:30am, Sept 13 - Oct 25

1:00 pm
Northside - MYSTERY BOOK GROUP

4:30 pm
Crozet - STITCHES HANDCRAFT GROUP

4:30 pm
Crozet - STITCHES HANDCRAFT GROUP

6:00 pm
Crozet - The Literati Book Club

6:30 pm
Northside - Fairy Houses

7:00 pm
Louisa - Tuesday Evening Discussion Group

7:00 pm
Scottsville - Yoga for Teens

Wednesday, September 28

All Day
Central - “I Read Banned Books” Photo Booth

All Day
Crozet - Banned Books Week Quiz & Photo Booth

All Day
Gordon - Banned Books Week Display

All Day
Northside - Making and Printing 3D Objects

10:00 am
Scottsville - Toddler Time - Fall Session

10:15 am
Northside - Twos and Threes Together: Wednesdays - Fall Session: Sept. 14 - Nov. 16

10:30 am
Crozet - Wee Ones - Fall Session - September 14 - November 2

10:30 am
Nelson - Stories Out Loud

10:30 am
Central - Romp & Stomp Wednesdays - Fall Session: September 14 - November 16

10:30 am
Scottsville - Reading Rocks - Fall Session

10:30 am
Greene - Read and Rhyme Time - Fall Sessions

11:00 am
Northside - Preschool Pals Wednesdays - Fall Session: Sept. 14 - Nov. 16

1:30 pm
Northside - Ones and Twos Together: Fall Session - Sept. 14 - Nov. 16

3:30 pm
Greene - Bibliophiles: A Teen Book Group

4:00 pm
Louisa - Twixt Book Group

4:30 pm
Central - Table Top Games

6:00 pm
Central - WRITING CRITIQUE GROUP

6:30 pm
Northside - AGING GRACEFULLY

6:30 pm
Gordon - Teen Pathfinder Gaming Group

7:00 pm
Gordon - PAGE TO SCREEN MOVIE NIGHT

7:00 pm
Central - In Partnership with the Charlottesville Office of Human Rights.

Thursday, September 29

All Day
Central - “I Read Banned Books” Photo Booth

All Day
Crozet - Banned Books Week Quiz & Photo Booth

All Day
Gordon - Banned Books Week Display

All Day
Louisa - Banned Books Week: Escape from Wonderland

9:30 am
Central - Mother Goose Time - Fall Session: September 15 - November 17

9:30 am
Crozet - Tales for Twos - Fall Session: September 15 - November 3

10:00 am
Scottsville - HANDCRAFT GROUP

10:15 am
Northside - Preschool Pals Thursdays - Fall Session: Sept. 15 - Nov. 17

10:30 am
Central - Tales for Twos - Fall Session: September 15 - November 17

10:30 am
Gordon - Monkey Business - Fall Session : Thursdays at 10:30 am, Sept 15 - Oct 27

10:30 am
Greene - Storybook Beat - Fall Sessions

10:30 am
Crozet - Alphabet Soup - Fall Session - September 15 - November 3

10:30 am
Louisa - Preschool Read & Rhyme Time

11:00 am
Northside - Twos and Threes Together: Thursdays - Fall Session: Sept. 15 - Nov. 17.

1:30 pm
Northside - Babies and Books : Fall Session -Sept 15 - Nov 17

2:30 pm
Scottsville - Puppy Love: Ava, the Therapy Dog

3:30 pm
Greene - Sharks: A Boy’s Book Club

4:00 pm
Scottsville - Rockin' Readers

4:00 pm
Northside - Peter Jones, “The Pied Piper of Charlottesville”

5:00 pm
Central - Banned Books Week Reading at Tin Whistle Irish Pub

Friday, September 30

All Day
Central - “I Read Banned Books” Photo Booth

All Day
Crozet - Banned Books Week Quiz & Photo Booth

All Day
Gordon - Banned Books Week Display

All Day
Louisa - Banned Books Week: Escape from Wonderland

7:00 pm
Central - Hosted & sponsored by the Live Poets Society.

Saturday, October 1

All Day
Central - “I Read Banned Books” Photo Booth

All Day
Crozet - Banned Books Week Quiz & Photo Booth

All Day
Gordon - Banned Books Week Display

All Day
Louisa - Banned Books Week: Escape from Wonderland

11:00 am
Gordon - Drop-In Stories & More - Fall Session

11:45 am
Gordon - Saber Force Academy

1:00 pm
Central - Chess Saturday

Sunday, October 2

Monday, October 3

9:30 am
Gordon - 2's and 3's Together - Fall Session - Mondays at 9:30, Sept 12 - Oct 24

10:30 am
Central - Romp & Stomp Mondays - Fall Session: September 12 - November 14

10:30 am
Gordon - Reading Rumpus - Fall Session I : Mondays at 10:30 am, Sept 12 - Oct 24

11:30 am
Gordon - Mother Goose Time: Fall Session - Mondays at 11:30, Sept 12 - Oct 24

12:00 pm
Gordon - What’s in Your Attic?

1:00 pm
Scottsville - QUILTING AND NEEDLECRAFT GROUP

5:00 pm
Nelson - Art With Pat

6:00 pm
Crozet - Winnie-the-Pooh Reader's Theater

6:30 pm
Northside - Anime Club

7:00 pm
Crozet - Monday Night Book Group

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