Lynchburg Public Library

Events

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Toddler Tales 10:30 am
Toddler Tales
Oct 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Toddler Tales @ Storytime Room
A 30-minute storytime for 2 & 3 year-olds. Age-appropriate stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and movement activities to promote early literacy …read more
Teen Tuesday 2:30 pm
Teen Tuesday
Oct 1 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Teen Tuesday
Teen Tuesday, a program for teens ages 13-17, includes games, crafts & teen coloring, snacks to take home, and more!
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Babygarten 10:30 am
Babygarten
Oct 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Babygarten @ Storytime Room
Open to children under the age of 2 and their parent/caregiver. 20 minutes of songs, rhymes, bounces, puppets and sharing …read more
Marbled Coaster Craft 11:00 am
Marbled Coaster Craft
Oct 2 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Use Sharpies to create a lasting flow art coaster.  While supplies last.  
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STEAM 6-8 yr. olds 10:30 am
STEAM 6-8 yr. olds
Oct 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
STEAM 6-8 yr. olds @ Youth Services Department
A 30-minute program focusing on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) concepts for 6-8 year olds. Limit: 20 children …read more
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds 10:30 am
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds
Oct 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds @ Youth Services Department
A 30-minute program focusing on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) concepts for 9-12 year olds. Limit: 20 children …read more
STEAM 6-8 yr. olds 4:30 pm
STEAM 6-8 yr. olds
Oct 3 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
STEAM 6-8 yr. olds @ Youth Services Department
A 30-minute program focusing on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) concepts for 6-8 year olds. Limit: 20 children …read more
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds 4:30 pm
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds
Oct 3 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds @ Youth Services Department
A 30-minute program focusing on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) concepts for 9-12 year olds. Limit: 20 children …read more
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Pop-Up Library 11:00 am
Pop-Up Library
Oct 5 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Pop-Up Library @ Point of Honor
Visit our Pop-Up Library at Day at the Point, located at Point of Honor (112 Cabell St, Lynchburg, VA 24504). …read more
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Junior Explorers 10:30 am
Junior Explorers
Oct 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Junior Explorers @ Youth Services Department
Traditional storytime with age-appropriate elements of STEAM, sensory, and movement activities. Messy play activities fostering curiosity & imagination, STEAM exploration, …read more
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Tech-Time! 10:00 am
Tech-Time!
Oct 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Bring your device and questions to the Creative Space at the Main Library every second and fourth Tuesday of the …read more
Virginia Career Works 10:00 am
Virginia Career Works
Oct 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn the soft skills you need to land your perfect job.  
Toddler Tales 10:30 am
Toddler Tales
Oct 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Toddler Tales @ Storytime Room
A 30-minute storytime for 2 & 3 year-olds. Age-appropriate stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and movement activities to promote early literacy …read more
Teen Tuesday 2:30 pm
Teen Tuesday
Oct 8 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Teen Tuesday
Teen Tuesday, a program for teens ages 13-17, includes games, crafts & teen coloring, snacks to take home, and more!
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Babygarten 10:30 am
Babygarten
Oct 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Babygarten @ Storytime Room
Open to children under the age of 2 and their parent/caregiver. 20 minutes of songs, rhymes, bounces, puppets and sharing …read more
Library for All: Puzzles 2:00 pm
Library for All: Puzzles
Oct 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us for an hour of puzzles.  
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STEAM 6-8 yr. olds 10:30 am
STEAM 6-8 yr. olds
Oct 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
STEAM 6-8 yr. olds @ Youth Services Department
A 30-minute program focusing on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) concepts for 6-8 year olds. Limit: 20 children …read more
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds 10:30 am
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds
Oct 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds @ Youth Services Department
A 30-minute program focusing on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) concepts for 9-12 year olds. Limit: 20 children …read more
Knit Wits 4:00 pm
Knit Wits
Oct 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Knit Wits @ Creative Space
Want to learn? Already know how? Join us for an hour of knitting and crocheting.           …read more
STEAM 6-8 yr. olds 4:30 pm
STEAM 6-8 yr. olds
Oct 10 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
STEAM 6-8 yr. olds @ Youth Services Department
A 30-minute program focusing on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) concepts for 6-8 year olds. Limit: 20 children …read more
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds 4:30 pm
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds
Oct 10 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds @ Youth Services Department
A 30-minute program focusing on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) concepts for 9-12 year olds. Limit: 20 children …read more
Teen Movie Night 5:30 pm
Teen Movie Night
Oct 10 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Teen Movie Night @ Community Meeting Room
Teens ages 13-17 only Join us for a screening of Princess Mononoke, rated PG-13 Snacks and water will be provided.
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Family Craft Day 10:00 am
Family Craft Day
Oct 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Family Craft Day @ Youth Services Department
Kids of all ages and their families are invited to drop in and make a fun craft together! Crafts are …read more
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Paper Shredding 10:00 am
Paper Shredding
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Paper Shredding @ Lynchburg Public Library parking lot
Declutter your files and piles! Bring your confidential papers and shreddables for secure disposal by 1st Choice Shredding. $10 per …read more
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Junior Explorers 10:30 am
Junior Explorers
Oct 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Junior Explorers @ Youth Services Department
Traditional storytime with age-appropriate elements of STEAM, sensory, and movement activities. Messy play activities fostering curiosity & imagination, STEAM exploration, …read more
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Magic Show: Wes Iseli and Party Magic 1:30 pm
Magic Show: Wes Iseli and Party Magic
Oct 15 @ 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm
Magic Show: Wes Iseli and Party Magic @ Community Meeting Room
Magician Wes Iseli’s magic shows are fast-paced, with lots of surprises. Loaded with audience participation, comedy routines, and animal effects, …read more
Teen Tuesday 2:30 pm
Teen Tuesday
Oct 15 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Teen Tuesday
Teen Tuesday, a program for teens ages 13-17, includes games, crafts & teen coloring, snacks to take home, and more!
Author Discussion: Pam Webber 6:00 pm
Author Discussion: Pam Webber
Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Pam Webber discusses her novel, “Moon Water” which is set in the Blue Ridge Mountains during the time of Hurricane …read more
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Babygarten 10:30 am
Babygarten
Oct 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Babygarten @ Storytime Room
Open to children under the age of 2 and their parent/caregiver. 20 minutes of songs, rhymes, bounces, puppets and sharing …read more
Family Craft Day at the Branch 11:00 am
Family Craft Day at the Branch
Oct 16 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Visit the Downtown Branch Library on the third Wednesday of every month for a family craft day!
Book Club: Speaking of Books 1:00 pm
Book Club: Speaking of Books
Oct 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Come talk books at the Library! Each month readers generate a lively discussion by sharing thoughts and opinions about a …read more
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STEAM 6-8 yr. olds 10:30 am
STEAM 6-8 yr. olds
Oct 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
STEAM 6-8 yr. olds @ Youth Services Department
A 30-minute program focusing on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) concepts for 6-8 year olds. Limit: 20 children …read more
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds 10:30 am
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds
Oct 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds @ Youth Services Department
A 30-minute program focusing on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) concepts for 9-12 year olds. Limit: 20 children …read more
STEAM 6-8 yr. olds 4:30 pm
STEAM 6-8 yr. olds
Oct 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
STEAM 6-8 yr. olds @ Youth Services Department
A 30-minute program focusing on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) concepts for 6-8 year olds. Limit: 20 children …read more
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds 4:30 pm
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds
Oct 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds @ Youth Services Department
A 30-minute program focusing on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) concepts for 9-12 year olds. Limit: 20 children …read more
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Junior Explorers 10:30 am
Junior Explorers
Oct 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Junior Explorers @ Youth Services Department
Traditional storytime with age-appropriate elements of STEAM, sensory, and movement activities. Messy play activities fostering curiosity & imagination, STEAM exploration, …read more
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Tech-Time! 10:00 am
Tech-Time!
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Bring your device and questions to the Creative Space at the Main Library every second and fourth Tuesday of the …read more
Toddler Tales 10:30 am
Toddler Tales
Oct 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Toddler Tales @ Storytime Room
A 30-minute storytime for 2 & 3 year-olds. Age-appropriate stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and movement activities to promote early literacy …read more
Teen Tuesday 2:30 pm
Teen Tuesday
Oct 22 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Teen Tuesday
Teen Tuesday, a program for teens ages 13-17, includes games, crafts & teen coloring, snacks to take home, and more!
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Babygarten 10:30 am
Babygarten
Oct 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Babygarten @ Storytime Room
Open to children under the age of 2 and their parent/caregiver. 20 minutes of songs, rhymes, bounces, puppets and sharing …read more
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Hands-On Banking for Kids 10:30 am
Hands-On Banking for Kids
Oct 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Hands-On Banking for Kids @ Lynchburg Public Library
Wells Fargo presents “Teaching Children How to Save with Hands-On Banking (HOB).” Kids ages 6-12 are invited to participate in …read more
Hands-On Banking for Kids 4:30 pm
Hands-On Banking for Kids
Oct 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Hands-On Banking for Kids @ Lynchburg Public Library
Wells Fargo presents “Teaching Children How to Save with Hands-On Banking (HOB).” Kids ages 6-12 are invited to participate in …read more
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Junior Explorers 10:30 am
Junior Explorers
Oct 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Junior Explorers @ Youth Services Department
Traditional storytime with age-appropriate elements of STEAM, sensory, and movement activities. Messy play activities fostering curiosity & imagination, STEAM exploration, …read more
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Halloween Family Craft 10:00 am
Halloween Family Craft
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Halloween Family Craft @ Youth Services Department
Children and families are invited to make a Halloween craft! Crafts are for kids of all ages (best for children …read more
Halloween Parade 10:00 am
Halloween Parade
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Halloween Parade @ Youth Services
Children of all ages* are invited to join us for our indoor Trick-or-Treat Parade! Bring your bag or treat bucket …read more
“Clue” Scavenger Hunt 1:00 pm
“Clue” Scavenger Hunt
Oct 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Solve our murder mystery scavenger hunt based on the game Clue and win a book!  
Teen Tuesday 2:30 pm
Teen Tuesday
Oct 29 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Teen Tuesday
Teen Tuesday, a program for teens ages 13-17, includes games, crafts & teen coloring, snacks to take home, and more!
Halloween Parade 6:00 pm
Halloween Parade
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Halloween Parade @ Youth Services
Children of all ages* are invited to join us for our indoor Trick-or-Treat Parade! Bring your bag or treat bucket …read more
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Babygarten 10:30 am
Babygarten
Oct 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Babygarten @ Storytime Room
Open to children under the age of 2 and their parent/caregiver. 20 minutes of songs, rhymes, bounces, puppets and sharing …read more
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STEAM 6-8 yr. olds 10:30 am
STEAM 6-8 yr. olds
Oct 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
STEAM 6-8 yr. olds @ Youth Services Department
A 30-minute program focusing on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) concepts for 6-8 year olds. Limit: 20 children …read more
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds 10:30 am
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds
Oct 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
STEAM 9-12 yr. olds @ Youth Services Department
A 30-minute program focusing on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) concepts for 9-12 year olds. Limit: 20 children …read more
Teen Halloween Movie Night 4:00 pm
Teen Halloween Movie Night
Oct 31 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Teen Halloween Movie Night @ Community Meeting Room
Teens ages 13-17 only Join us for 2 Halloween movies, snacks, and candy! Hocus Pocus, rated PG Goosebumps, rated PG
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