Events

Free Blood Pressure Readings

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.


Medical personnel from St. Luke Community Clinic will be here in the cafe area to check and monitor your blood pressure free-of-charge. Note: Takes place most Tuesdays of every month - if personnel are not here, blood pressure checks are available any day of the week at St. Luke Community Clinic. You do not need to be a patient there to take advantage of this service.

GED Class

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Free GED test preparation classes are held at the library each week (except on school holidays or closings). For more information and to sign up, visit needmyged.org or call 1.800.435.5945.

The Maker Club

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Ages 5 & Up


This club is designed for school-aged children who want to make something creative and explore a new topic each week through books and activities. Get ready for fun as we read and create around the theme, "Be Silly!"

Writer's Support Group

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.


Come out and join the Warren Wordsmiths, an informal writer's support group that meets every fourth Tuesday of the month. Have a writing project you're working on? Need someone to bounce ideas or give constructive criticism? Then this is the group for you!

Story Time for Toddlers

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 
10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Ages 3 & Under


Healthy teeth will be the theme of our story times this week, featuring visitors from McCorkle Dental. Siblings welcome.

Story Time for Preschoolers

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Ages 3½ - 5


Healthy teeth will be the theme of our story times this week, featuring visitors from McCorkle Dental. Siblings welcome.

GED Class

Thursday, November 30th, 2017 
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Free GED test preparation classes are held at the library each week (except on school holidays or closings). For more information and to sign up, visit needmyged.org or call 1.800.435.5945.

Story Time for Toddlers

Thursday, November 30th, 2017 
10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Ages 3 & Under


Healthy teeth will be the theme of our story times this week, featuring visitors from McCorkle Dental. Siblings welcome.

Story Time for Preschoolers

Thursday, November 30th, 2017 
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Ages 3½ - 5


Healthy teeth will be the theme of our story times this week, featuring visitors from McCorkle Dental. Siblings welcome.

Books & Barks

Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 
10:10 a.m. - 12:10 p.m.
Beginning Readers & Up  REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


Come to our extremely popular monthly program that gives developing readers the chance to read and relax with a trained therapy dog.

Holiday Ornament Workshop

Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Come out and create a variety of Christmas ornaments using beads, natural materials and wood burning tools. This is an adult program but mature children accompanied by a responsible adult caregiver are always welcome.

Studio 330

Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Ages 9 - 18


Join Front Royal artist, Michael Whited, in a class for budding young artists ages 9 to 18. Young artists will complete one work of art in each 1 1/2-hour session. The class emphasizes using basic shapes in drawings and painting, shading and shadowing techniques, and combining elements into a cohesive composition. Techniques may include using colored pencils, water colors, or acrylics.

Free Blood Pressure Readings

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.


Medical personnel from St. Luke Community Clinic will be here in the cafe area to check and monitor your blood pressure free-of-charge. Note: Takes place most Tuesdays of every month - if personnel are not here, blood pressure checks are available any day of the week at St. Luke Community Clinic. You do not need to be a patient there to take advantage of this service.

GED Class

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Free GED test preparation classes are held at the library each week (except on school holidays or closings). For more information and to sign up, visit needmyged.org or call 1.800.435.5945.

Time for Baby

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Ages 2 & Under


What do books, scarves, puppets, music and babies have in common? They are all part of Time for Baby. Join us as we use all of our senses to explore the world around us. This month we will practice saying, "Merry Christmas!" Siblings welcome.

The Maker Club

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Ages 5 & Up


This club is designed for school-aged children who want to make something creative and explore a new topic each week through books and activities. Are they under your bed, or in the closet? This week, we'll explore the intricacies of snowflakes in this S.T.E.M. program.

Story Time for Toddlers

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017 
10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Ages 3 & Under


Join us down on the farm for our “Old MacDonald” theme! Siblings welcome.

Story Time for Preschoolers

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017 
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Ages 3½ - 5


Join us down on the farm for our “Old MacDonald” theme! Siblings welcome.

Genealogy Nuts! Shake Your Family Tree

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017 
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.


Join us at the library for a workshop for beginner to advanced genealogists. Discover your family roots with a team of genealogists who together have researched more than 50,000 names!

GED Class

Thursday, December 7th, 2017 
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Free GED test preparation classes are held at the library each week (except on school holidays or closings). For more information and to sign up, visit needmyged.org or call 1.800.435.5945.

Story Time for Toddlers

Thursday, December 7th, 2017 
10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Ages 3 & Under


Join us down on the farm for our “Old MacDonald” theme! Siblings welcome.

Story Time for Preschoolers

Thursday, December 7th, 2017 
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Ages 3½ - 5


Join us down on the farm for our “Old MacDonald” theme! Siblings welcome.

Liberty Man

Saturday, December 9th, 2017 
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Ages 8 & Up


Educator Larry Johnson will depict his ancestor Private Abel Johnston, former Revolutionary War Soldier from North Carolina, twenty years after the conclusion of the war. Johnson will appear in full costume and will display and describe the tools and supplies that a period soldier would carry with him.

Nurturing Parenting

Saturday, December 9th, 2017
11:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.
 REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


The Laurel Center is presenting a series of free parenting workshops. The topics this week are Building Self-Worth and Understanding Feelings.

Chess & More!

Saturday, December 9th, 2017 
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Ages 6 & Up  REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


Meet other kids and teens who enjoy the challenge of a good chess, checkers, or other board game. Bring your favorite game with you.

Free Blood Pressure Readings

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.


Medical personnel from St. Luke Community Clinic will be here in the cafe area to check and monitor your blood pressure free-of-charge. Note: Takes place most Tuesdays of every month - if personnel are not here, blood pressure checks are available any day of the week at St. Luke Community Clinic. You do not need to be a patient there to take advantage of this service.

GED Class

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Free GED test preparation classes are held at the library each week (except on school holidays or closings). For more information and to sign up, visit needmyged.org or call 1.800.435.5945.

The Maker Club

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Ages 5 & Up


This club is designed for school-aged children who want to make something creative and explore a new topic each week through books and activities. This week, we'll explore music through our stories and craft.

Genealogy Workshop

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.


Attend our genealogy workshop every second Tuesday of the month. Learn about resources and share your successes and research frustrations with other amateur researchers.

Crochet Group

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017 
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.


We invite you to come out and learn how to crochet or share your talents. The group will meet on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month. All ability levels welcome.

Story Time for Toddlers

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017 
10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Ages 3 & Under


What’s yummy in your tummy and fun to make at Christmas? Cookies! Siblings welcome.

Story Time for Preschoolers

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017 
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Ages 3½ - 5


What’s yummy in your tummy and fun to make at Christmas? Cookies! Siblings welcome.