What's New at the Library

Tales 4 Tots for April 20, 2017
Please remember that we do not hold our Tales 4 Tots story time during the school year if Accomack County Schools are closed or there is a delayed opening. Therefore, there will be no story time on Thursday, April 20 due to Spring Break. Hope to see many of you on the 27th!

"Locals At The Library" Week
Just a reminder that today is the end of our celebration of National Library Week. Friends and visitors are invited to come into the Library to meet our wonderful volunteers and enter a chance to win our tote bag of prizes. The drawing will be held this afternoon, Saturday, April 15 at 4 p.m. So...if you have entered the drawing--there is still time! See you at the Library!

"Locals At The Library" Week
Just a reminder that today is the end of our celebration of National Library Week. Friends and visitors are invited to come into the Library to meet our wonderful volunteers and enter a chance to win our tote bag of prizes. The drawing will be held this afternoon, Saturday, April 15 at 4 p.m. So...if you have entered the drawing--there is still time! See you at the Library!

"LOCALS WEEK AT THE LIBRARY"
The Chincoteague Island Library invites local residents to visit the Library during National Library Week. The Library Board is encouraging new visitors as well as old friends to stop in to the Library from Monday, April 10 - Saturday, April 15. Everyone who stops in will be eligible to enter a free drawing for a tote bag full of great Library goodies valued at over $125.00. And...special guided tours, highlighting the history and offerings of the Library, will be offered on Tuesday, April 11 at 2 p.m. and Thursday, April 13 at 8 p.m. National Library Week, April 9 - 15, is a time to highlight the changing role of libraries, librarians, and library volunteers. "The Library embraces the entire community, offering unlimited opportunities for personal growth and lifelong learning," said Linda Ryan, Board President. "We hope that the residents of Chincoteague Island as well as the surrounding communities will stop in during this special week to learn more about what the Library has to offer."

Tales 4 Tots
TALES 4 TOTS WINTER/SPRING PROGRAM: Thursday January 5 through Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 10 a.m. at the Chincoteague Island Library. Free & open to all. No registration is required. Stories...songs...finger plays...crafts for children two to f8ve years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Tales 4 Tots will be canceled if Accomack County Schools are closed or if there is a delayed opening.

"Locals At the Library" Week
In conjunction with National Library Week, April 5 - April 16, 2017; the Chincoteague Island Library is inviting local residents to come into the library. There will be a drawing for a library prize bag, tours and more... So, if you have often walked or driven by the Library and never come in; please take this opportunity to come in, meet some of our volunteers who keep the library operating over 40 hours per week, 6 days per week, browse our free and used book section, and check out our large selection books and dvd's for loan. All you need to obtain a free library card for use at all four of the VA Eastern Shore Libraries is a valid VA driver's license. We hope to see YOU at the library!

Sunset Cruise
Reserve early for our "first night of summer" Sunset Cruise on Wednesday evening, June 21, 2017 aboard the Martha Lou with Captain Carlton Leonard. Donation of $40 per person includes food & drink. So...while you are huddled in your houses trying to stay warm--begin looking ahead to warmer weather by reserving your space now. Stop in at the Library to pick up your tickets. Or...send a check made out to Chincoteague Island Library and send to the Library at 4077 Main St., Chincoteague Island, VA 23336, attn: Sunset Cruise, and your tickets will be mailed to you. Last year, tickets sold out early.

TALES 4 TOTS - IMPORTANT!
During our Winter/Spring Tales 4 Tots (January 6 - May 25, 2017), the program will be canceled whenever the Accomack County Schools are closed or have a delayed opening. Please check our Facebook page or the What's New page on our web site. Thank you.

























2012 Spring Preschool Reading Program

Eastern Shore Public Library