Events

Story Time for Toddlers

Thursday, June 21st, 2018 
10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Ages 3 & Under


We will have stories, songs, and a craft about our favorite farm animal, cows! Siblings welcome.

Story Time for Preschoolers

Thursday, June 21st, 2018 
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Ages 3½ - 5


We will have stories, songs, and a craft about our favorite farm animal, cows! Siblings welcome.

Summer Blood Drive

Saturday, June 23rd, 2018 
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


Share your health - a bloodmobile will be stationed in the parking lot of Samuels Library. Masons will be grilling hot dogs for donors! Sign up online at https://donateblood.vablood.org. Appointments preferred, but walk-ins are welcome. Prepare for your donation - eat well, stay hydrated, and bring ID. Participating donors will receive a thank you gift. Sponsored by Samuels Public Library and Unity Lodge No. 146. Questions? Contact Mary Knapp at 540.238.8109.

Chess & More

Saturday, June 23rd, 2018 
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.

Basic Excel

Saturday, June 23rd, 2018 
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
 REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


Join us for Basic Excel, a two day program designed to give you a better understanding of a widely used program. Learn how to make a spread sheet and use many of the different features available with Microsoft Excel! Part two of two.

Movie Mondays - The Light Between Oceans

Monday, June 25th, 2018 
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.


Films take you everywhere. Join us every Monday night for movies and snacks. Each week travel to a new continent watching popular movies. Travel to all seven continents with us! This is an adult program. Children must be accompanied by an adult!

This week's movie is The Light Between Oceans. A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from a drifting rowing boat. Rated PG-13.

Free Blood Pressure Readings

Tuesday, June 26th, 2018
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.

Science Scouts

Tuesday, June 26th, 2018 
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Ages 5 & Up


Explore the mysteries of the world through science! In this weekly program, we will discuss and perform hands on investigations of S.T.E.M.-related topics.

Writer's Support Group

Tuesday, June 26th, 2018 
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!

Crochet Group

Wednesday, June 27th, 2018 
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, June 27th, 2018 
10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Ages 3 & Under


We will have stories, songs, and a craft about digging in and growing things in the garden! Siblings welcome.

Story Time for Preschoolers

Wednesday, June 27th, 2018 
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Ages 3½ - 5


We will have stories, songs, and a craft about digging in and growing things in the garden! Siblings welcome.

Genealogy Nuts! Shake Your Family Tree

Wednesday, June 27th, 2018 
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!

Story Time for Toddlers

Thursday, June 28th, 2018 
10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Ages 3 & Under


We will have stories, songs, and a craft about digging in and growing things in the garden! Siblings welcome.

Story Time for Preschoolers

Thursday, June 28th, 2018 
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Ages 3½ - 5


We will have stories, songs, and a craft about digging in and growing things in the garden! Siblings welcome.

What the Tech!

Thursday, June 28th, 2018 
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
 REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


Get ready to learn! Technology can be tricky! Bring phones, smart devices, tablets, laptops or e-Readers and plenty of questions. Let our teens update you on the latest tech tips and tricks! Be sure to register so we have enough teens to help!

The Rhythm of Cuba

Friday, June 29th, 2018 
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Ages 7 & Up  REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


Dance, eat, and play in Cuba!

Altered Books: Old Books are for the Birds

Saturday, June 30th, 2018 
10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
 REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


Join us this summer for our altered books craft workshop series where you can make unique interesting items out of discarded books! This is an adult craft but mature children accompanied by a responsible caregiver are always welcome.

Future Einsteins

Saturday, June 30th, 2018 
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Ages 6 - 11  REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


Children are invited to be a Future Einstein! Join us after school for a time of snacks, learning, experiments, and fun with the STEM GEMS and others who love science!

World of Lego

Saturday, June 30th, 2018 
2:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Ages 5 & Up  REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


Come explore all the amazing things you can do with Legos.

Movie Mondays - Anna Karenina

Monday, July 2nd, 2018 
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.


Films take you everywhere. Join us every Monday night for movies and snacks. Each week travel to a new continent watching popular movies. Travel to all seven continents with us! This is an adult program. Children must be accompanied by an adult!

This week's movie is Anna Karenina. In late-19th-century Russian high society, St. Petersburg aristocrat Anna Karenina enters into a life-changing affair with the dashing Count Alexei Vronsky. Rated R.

Free Blood Pressure Readings

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018
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.

Time for Baby

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018 
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, our theme will be, "All American!" Siblings welcome.

Books & Barks

Saturday, July 7th, 2018 
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.

Discuss This

Saturday, July 7th, 2018 
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Ages 12 & Up  REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


Are you inspired by good books, articles, movies, and art? Do you write, draw, or enjoy playing music? If so, join us as we discuss books and share our creations. This is a group for those who wish to talk seriously about a variety of topics. Refreshments will be provided.

Movie Mondays - Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End

Monday, July 9th, 2018 
5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.


Films take you everywhere. Join us every Monday night for movies and snacks. Each week travel to a new continent watching popular movies. Travel to all seven continents with us! This is an adult program. Children must be accompanied by an adult!

This week's movie is Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End. Captain Barbossa, Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann must sail off the edge of the map, navigate treachery and betrayal, find Jack Sparrow, and make their final alliances for one last decisive battle. Rated PG-13.

Free Blood Pressure Readings

Tuesday, July 10th, 2018
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.

The Great Zucchini

Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
All Ages 


The wonder of magic and the silliness of comedy will keep you on the edge of your seats!

Genealogy Workshop

Tuesday, July 10th, 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, July 11th, 2018 
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.

Genealogy Nuts! Shake Your Family Tree

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018 
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!

Vibes in the Libes

Friday, July 13th, 2018 
12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.


Enjoy a free musical program with singer, songwriter, performer and recording artist Sally Mae Foster. "A one woman band with a lot of charisma!" Bring your lunch, and bring a friend.