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Learn to Code with Scratch for Grades 5-12 @ LM

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Libbie Mill Library
LM Digital Media Lab
Learn the basics of coding with Scratch, a visual coding language. We teach basic concepts that can be used in any coding language. This is a workshop for people with very little or no experience with coding. Please be on time and be aware that if you are late 5 minutes or more for class, your seat may be given away.
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Teen Art Studio @ VA

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Varina Area Library
Drop by Teen Art Studio for some fun, hands-on creativity! We’ll discuss different styles of art and do a variety of art, craft and drawing projects. All artistic skill levels are welcome! No registration required. Join us in the teen department!
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Teen Craft Club @ TW

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Twin Hickory Area Library
TW Meeting Room
Need a break from homework and school? Come get crafty at this month's craft club. Supplies will be provided. 
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Teen Writers Guild for Grades 6-8 @ LM

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Teen Writers Guild
Libbie Mill Library
LM Conference Room
Middle School writers! Play with your words! We do writing challenges, talk about writing techniques and problems, do some more writing and then share what we’ve done (if you want). Did we mention there will be snacks? Writing is hard work and requires snacks! Don’t forget to bring a pen or pencil.
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Teen Writers Guild for Grades 9-12 @ LM

7:15 PM - 8:15 PM
Teen Writers Guild
Libbie Mill Library
LM Conference Room
High School writers! Play with your words! We do writing challenges, talk about writing techniques and problems, do some more writing and then share what we’ve done (if you want). Did we mention there will be snacks? Writing is hard work and requires snacks! Don’t forget to bring a pen or pencil.
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Anime Club @ SA

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Sandston Branch Library
SA Meeting Room
Do you love Anime? Haven't seen any but have been curious? Come enjoy popular Japanese animation with us. We will watch and discuss new and classic Anime each time we meet! 

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Anime Club @ LM

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Libbie Mill Anime Club
Libbie Mill Library
LM Meeting Room
Do you love anime? Want to learn more about it? Join us as we gather to watch and talk about Japanese animation. At each meeting, we’ll screen a different anime and enjoy everything from classic titles to new favorites.
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Podcasting Workshop for High School Students & Adults @ VA

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Varina Area Library
VA Conference Room
Learn the basics of audio recording and editing with Audacity. We will discuss podcasts as a format and an industry. Please be on time and be aware that if you are 10 or more minutes late for class, your seat may be given away. Prerequisite: Familiarity with keyboard and mouse.
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Escape Room: Survival in Deep Space @ LM

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Escape Room: Survival in Deep Space
Libbie Mill Library
For grades 6-12. Do you have what it takes to survive in deep space? Join us in our latest escape room adventure as we race against the clock to hunt for clues, solve puzzles, and repair the habitat’s main computer before time runs out! Registration required.
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Book Discussion Group @ GL

7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Glen Allen Branch Library
GL Conference Room
This graphic novel about the Civil Rights Movement is told through the perspective of civil rights leader and U.S. Congressman John Lewis.  Join us for a discussion of March by John Lewis.
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Crochet Night @ FA

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Fairfield Area Library
FA Meeting Room
Join us on the first Tuesday of every month with your hooks and yarn to learn new techniques, and build your crochet skills. If you don't have any supplies the library will provide a few hooks and some yarn for you to use. Be sure to take advantage of our extensive collection of crochet-related books and DVDs to learn even more techniques.
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Nat Turner's Bible: History, Heritage, and Healing @ TU

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Tuckahoe Area Library
TU Meeting Room
Mark Person will discuss his family's long ownership of Nat Turner's Bible, its importance to our nation, and his family's donation of this famous artifact to the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C.
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Positive Thinking Day @ GA

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
happy woman jumping
Gayton Branch Library
GA Meeting Room
Every September 13th is Positive Thinking Day, a day meant to focus on the good things! Now that the school year is officially underway, start it off right by reinforcing those good vibes. Join us at Gayton to create crafts, gratitude logs and grab a goodie bag to focus on the #positivevibes! #yougotthis
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Teen Advisory Board @ VA

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Varina Area Library
VA Conference Room
Help plan teen library events and earn community service credit. Call for membership details.
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Lego Building Challenge @ VA

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Varina Area Library
VA Meeting Room
Calling all 4th-8th grade builders, come show us what ya got!  We will provide the Legos and specific challenges you bring the creativity and skill!  Build by yourself or with a friend!
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3D Printing & Design Workshop for Grades 5-12 @ LM

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Libbie Mill Library
LM Digital Media Lab
Learn how to design objects and print in 3D with the library's 3D printers. We'll discuss the real world applications of 3D printing technology, see a printer in action, and practice designing in 3D using Tinkercad so you can submit a 3D design to be printed at the library. Please bring a thumb-drive so you can save your design. Please be on time and be aware that if you are late 5 minutes or more for class, your seat may be given away.
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October Sky Film Screening @ GL

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cropped movie cover for October Sky.
Glen Allen Branch Library
GL Meeting Room
Watch October Sky with us! Enjoy your day off from school by seeing the inspirational story of a future NASA engineer and his early interest in rocket science. Check out some books about space science after the movie! Snacks will be provided. Sponsored by the Friends of the Glen Allen Branch Library. (1999, PG, 107 min.)
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Teen Read Week @ TU

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Dog and robot with a pile of books waving at the moon.
Tuckahoe Area Library
Drop by Teen Planet for fun activities to celebrate Teen Read Week! Try out our library scavenger hunt, make personalized buttons, play our Makey Makey keyboard, and more.
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Teen Read Week @ TU

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Dog and robot with a pile of books waving at the moon.
Tuckahoe Area Library
Drop by Teen Planet for fun activities to celebrate Teen Read Week! Try out our library scavenger hunt, make personalized buttons, play our Makey Makey keyboard, and more.
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Escape the Upside Down: A Stranger Things Escape Room @ VA

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Varina Area Library
Love 80's themed activities? Want to explore "The Upside Down World"? Join us in the Teen Department and see what it takes to solve puzzles and escape "The Upside Down World" for this themed escape room.
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Teen Art Studio @ LM

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Image via Freepik.com
Libbie Mill Library
LM Conference Room
Drop by Teen Art Studio for some fun, hands-on creativity! We’ll discuss different styles of art and do a variety of art, craft and drawing projects. All artistic skill levels are welcome! No registration required.
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Teen Read Week @ TU

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Dog and robot with a pile of books waving at the moon.
Tuckahoe Area Library
Drop by Teen Planet for fun activities to celebrate Teen Read Week! Try out our library scavenger hunt, make personalized buttons, play our Makey Makey keyboard, and more.
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Northwest TAB @ GL

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Glen Allen Branch Library
GL Meeting Room
Teen Advisory Board meeting. Call for membership details.
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Teen STEM Club @ NP

7:30 PM - 8:15 PM
North Park Branch Library
NP Meeting Room
Grades 8-12. Hands-on learning and experimentation featuring a variety of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math topics for teens presented in a fun and challenging way. Each month the club will feature a different topic such as coding, edible experiments, paper airplanes, candy science, lava lamps and more!
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Financial Aid 101 @ FA

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Fairfield Area Library
FA Meeting Room
Confused about how, where, and when to get financial aid? A representative from non-profit Great Aspirations Scholarship Program (GRASP) will help answer your questions. GRASP specializes in helping students find financial resources to continue education after high school.
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