Storytime with Sssnakes

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Amelia County 4-H Agent L.K. Mondrey will bring a snake or two for kids to see, ask questions about, and potentially touch. We will read a snake story book recommended for children 1-6, and then the kids will be able to interact with the snakes. If the adults are frightened by snakes, please let us know and you may be able to leave the room for the interaction part.

Butterflies on the Battlefield at Sailor’s Creek

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Come see the library staff at our booth on August 24! Sailor’s Creek National Battlefield Park celebrates native plants, insects, and animals during this free event. What is the Butterflies on the Battlefield: Pollinator & Nature Festival? “Learn about pollinators and how to create a pollinator habitat in your own backyard. Enjoy educational booths, a pollinator garden, as well as crafts, nature games, and activities for the kids. Walk some … Read More

Metro Richmond Zoo ‘African Safari’ (Registration closed)

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**Registration is closed The Richmond Metro Zoo is returning this year with a new presentation and 3 new animals that you might see on an African Safari! Come learn about the zoo animals and see them up close in the Library. (Please note, a snake is one of the potential animals.) Due to limited activity room space, registration is required. Registration is full and we are no longer accepting sign-ups. … Read More

Petting Zoo (Rescheduled)

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Totally Teeny Traveling Farm returns! Come pet a goat, pony, tortoise, bunny, and more! Bring any¬† questions you have about zoo animals and farm life for the Totally Teeny Traveling Farm handler.   Visit their website for more information: http://www.totallyteenyfarm.com/index.html