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We are your place to connect with people, learn new skills, play games, create, read, explore, and more.

We have a little bit of everything and are always adding new programs. More than just books and storytime there are boundless possibilities at the library!

Find all our programs and register at: https://www.vbgov.com/library-events

Upcoming events (5)

WebEx Live: Read & Share Book Club

Online event

Enjoy a casual chat about popular books. Talk about titles you like and hear what others enjoy. Swap favorites old and new or spread the word about your favorite reads. No registration required. The virtual room opens 5 minutes before the event. The meeting number is[masked], the password is read, and you can join by phone at [masked] US Toll. You may incur fees from your provider by joining via the toll number. If you receive a message that the room is closed, please try again closer to the program time. To join the event please visit: https://vbpl.librarymarket.com/index.php/webex-live-read-share-book-club-29

WebEx Live: History Comes Alive! Book Club

Online event

Join us on WebEx to discuss "The Gown: a novel of the royal wedding" by Jennifer Robson available in ebook on Hoopla Digital and in Large Print, audio, and paperback for pick up at Central Library for registered participants. Adults, 18+. "The Gown" is a historical novel about one of the most famous wedding dresses of the twentieth century—Queen Elizabeth's wedding gown—and the intriguing women who made it. Prior to the discussion, Miriam Jackson, Virginia Beach History Museums division of the Cultural Affairs Department, will give a presentation about the history of the Rose Hall Dress Shop which was located in the Francis Land House. Miriam has led many “Virtual History VB” segments and has served as host to the Virginia Beach History Museums Beyond the Passage podcast. Registration is required. Please visit the library event calendar at the link below to register. Once registered, you will receive an email with access to the WebEx event. For more information and registration please visit: https://vbpl.librarymarket.com/webex-live-history-comes-alive-book-club-0

WebEx Live: DIY Photo Wreaths

Online event

Learn how to a beautiful winter-themed wreath to showcase a photo. Materials for this project will be provided and available for registered participants to pick up at Central Library before the class; participants must supply their own photographs. Participants will be notified when supplies are available for pickup. Adults 18+. Registration is required. Please visit the library event calendar at the link below to register. Once registered, you will receive an email with access to the WebEx event. For more information and registration please visit: https://vbpl.librarymarket.com/webex-live-diy-photo-wreaths

WebEx Live: English Conversation Club

Online event

This online group is an informal space to build confidence and practice speaking skills for anyone who is learning English. Join us to connect with other community members and with the Virginia Beach Public Library. After you register, you may pick up your free copy of the Easy English News newspaper at the Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library in Virginia Beach during business hours. Registration is required. Please visit the library event calendar at the link below to register. Once registered, you will receive an email with access to the WebEx event. For more information and registration please visit: https://vbpl.librarymarket.com/webex-live-english-conversation-club-7

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