Powhatan County Public Library

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Family Storytime 10:30 AM May 7, 14, 21, 28
Music and Movement Storytime 10:30 AM May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
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Take 2 Tuesday Movie11:00 AM Tuesday:May 28

Join us on the fourth Tuesday of the month to enjoy a good movie. All from the community are welcome to attend; however, please note each movie’s rating. Some material may be inappropriate for children. Refreshments courtesy of the Friends of the Powhatan Library.

A horse trainer trying to reconstruct his bond with his daughter buys an injured horse he thinks deserves a second chance. Unfortunately, the father soon realizes that this decision has the domino effect on his personal life and his business. Inspired by a true story that shows us impossible dreams do have a way of working out. This movie is rated PG and has a runtime of 106 minutes.


Summer Reading Kickoff6:00 PM Tuesday:June 4@ PCPL

Learn about this year's Summer Reading events and prizes, and enjoy a performance by the Powhatan High School Show Choir.

Magic Instruction from Magician Mickey (ages 8-12)3:00 PM Thursday:June 20@ PCPL
Magic Show for All Ages6:00 PM Thursday:June 20@ PCPL
Jonathan the Juggler6:00 PM Thursday:June 27@ PCPL
Barefoot Puppets of Richmond (AM)11:00 AM Thursday:July 11@ Flat Rock Elem.
Barefoot Puppets of Richmond (PM)6:00 PM Thursday:July 11@ PCPL
Metro Richmond Zoo Reptiles2:00 PM Thursday:July 18@ PCPL
Summer Reading Finale
with Nutzy & Nutasha of the Richmond Flying Squirrels
6:00 PM Thursday:July 25@ PCPL


Family Storytime10:30 AM Tuesdays:May 7, 14, 21, 28

Our goal is to provide families with opportunities to introduce children to reading and language in a fun and interactive manner. Storytime attendance helps improve and reinforce early literacy skills. No registration required.

After May 28th Family Storytime will be on break until June 18th.


Music & Movement Storytime10:30 AM Wednesdays:May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

Bring your little one (aged 0-5) to stretch, sing, dance and explore music with rhythm instruments and stories! Singing and playing through movement develops gross motor, listening and social skills to reinforce early learning concepts. No registration required.

After May 29th Music and Movement Storytime will be on break until June 19th.


Masterpiece Mondays Art Program2:00 PM Monday:June 17 - July 29

Discuss a famous artist or illustrator and create some art! Join us as we explore printmaking, watercolors, collage and other art forms showcased in picture books.

Book a Librarian ServiceBook a Librarian

Schedule a one-hour appointment with a librarian to assist you with dedicated technology 
assistance.  To book an appointment stop by or call the library at 804-598-5670 or by fill out this online request form.

For more information on library programs please contact Whitney Berriman, Powhatan County Public Library at 804-598-5670 x3401 or via email, wberriman@powhatanlibrary.net.
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