Waynesboro Public Library: October 2013 Events

Tuesday, October 8, 2:00 p.m. – Music at the Library presents contemporary singer and songwriter John Tracy.

Thursday, October 10, 6:00 p.m. –  Fall Fairy Garden in cooperation with the Waynesboro Garden Center and back by popular demand. These miniature gardens, perfect for indoors or out, are all the rage.  You provide the soil filled container, the garden center will provide the plants, and we will work together to create soft, whimsical touches.  Ages 13+, registration required.  Please note that this program will take place at the Waynesboro Garden Center.

Friday, October 11, 6:30 p.m. – Friday at the Night Movie Showing new releases on the big screen. Free popcorn and drinks. Check at the library for the featured film.

Wednesday, October 16, 7:00 p.m. – Wednesday Night Book Club. Fascinating and far ranging discussion with other book lovers. The book is provided, participants vote on selections, and a staff member leads the discussion. This month’s selection is Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver.

Friday, October 18, 2:00 – Constellations: Stick Figures in the Sky presented by Earl Downs, member of Shenandoah Valley Stargazers.

Saturday, October 19, 10:00 a.m. – Wee Walk. The leaves are changing.  Come enjoy nature’s most spectacular show.  Meet us at the Market Street entrance to the Greenway for a family hike and scavenger hunt to the Constitution Park Pavilion and back.  We will rest along the way and have a story, songs, and apple cider!

Saturday, October 19, 1:00 p.m. – Book Talk: Historical Romance. Author Joanna Bourne discusses her books and how to get started as a writer.

Tuesday, October 22, 10:00 a.m. – Financial Literacy. Learn about budgeting, savings accounts and more from Angie Washington, Personal Banker and Business Specialist at Wells Fargo

Thursday, October 24, 6:00 p.m. – Financial Literacy Learn about budgeting, savings accounts and more from Angie Washington, Personal Banker and Business Specialist at Wells Fargo.

Friday, October 25, 6:30 p.m. – Friday Night at the Movies. Showing new releases on the big screen. Free popcorn and drinks. Check at the library for the featured film.

 

Weekly

Monday

4:00 p.m. WPL Knitters. Bring your materials and socialize with other knitters.

 

Tuesday

9:30-11:30 a.m. Chat-N-Play provides interactive play for your little one and conversation for you. Open to children ages 0-3 and their caregivers.

 

Wednesday

9:30 a.m.  Mother Goose Time is an interactive program featuring songs, finger-plays, books, movements, and nursery rhymes for children from birth through age two and their caregivers.

10:30 a.m.  Story Time features books, stories, songs, puppets, flannel board activities, and crafts for children ages two through five accompanied by an adult.

 

Thursday

9:30 a.m.  Mamá Ganso, mother Goose in Spanish, features stories, songs, finger-plays, and movements for children from birth through age two and their caregivers.

10:00 a.mComputer classes are offered Thursday of every week. Classes rotate between Computer Basics, Basic Internet Skills, Introduction to Microsoft Word and Introduction to Microsoft Excel.  Call (540) 942-6746 to register.

10:30 a.m.  Story Time

1:00 p.m.  Story Time

 

Saturday

10:30 a.m.  Story Time