Upcoming Special Programs


Blast Off Into Summer Reading Games 
June 1 – July 31


Complete fun reading activities to win small prizes and enter in a drawing for gifts certificates. Register at the circulation desk. Fun for children, teens and adults.


ACEs and Hearts:  Youth Resilience and Our Community 
Thursday, June 13
6:30 p.m.


Screening of the documentary Paper Tigers which follows an alternative high school that radically changed its approach to disciplining students, becoming a promising model for how to break the cycles of poverty, violence and disease that affect many families. Followed by a discussion with local experts about implementing these ideas in our community. Co-sponsored by the Greater Augusta Wellness Partnership.  

Library Brewery Trivia
Wednesday, July 17
7:00  - 9:00 p.m.
at Seven Arrows Brewery


Come to Seven Arrows Brewery for an evening of craft beer and trivia fun hosted by the Valley Libraries. Teams can consist of up to six adults. Prizes will be rewarded for first and second place winners. Ages 21 and up. The trivia is free—beer and snacks are on you.


Zentangle ® 
Thursday, July 18
6:30 p.m.


Discover your inner artist with the Zentangle® Method, an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured, repetitive patterns called tangles. Supplies are provided and no artistic talent or background is required. Taught by Jennifer Matthaei Cottrell, a Certified Zentangle Teacher.
Advance registration required. 

Shark Week Bookmark Craft 
July 22-27


Drop by the library to celebrate Shark Week and to make your own shark bookmark. Fun for all ages.