Slover Library

Slover Library Slover Library offers computers, internet access, interactive displays, a design studio and a video production studio. Slover Library offers computers, internet access, interactive displays and a digital media lab.

Collections will include adult popular fiction and nonfiction, a youth library and learning center, and teen services in a casual environment and access to popular teen offerings. Additionally, the community will be able to access high-tech civic meeting rooms and the important Sargeant Memorial Local History and Genealogy Collection. Slover Library will be among the most technologically advanced

Collections will include adult popular fiction and nonfiction, a youth library and learning center, and teen services in a casual environment and access to popular teen offerings. Additionally, the community will be able to access high-tech civic meeting rooms and the important Sargeant Memorial Local History and Genealogy Collection. Slover Library will be among the most technologically advanced

Operating as usual

Pumpkins, Pumpkins Everywhere! Join us as we sing and read all about Pumpkins!Book 1: Pumpkin Circle by George Levenson;...
10/20/2021

Pumpkins, Pumpkins Everywhere! Join us as we sing and read all about Pumpkins!
Book 1: Pumpkin Circle by George Levenson; illustrated by Shmuel Thaler
Presented with permission by Penguin Random House
Book 2: Stumpkin by Lucy Ruth Cummins
Presented with permission by Atheneum Books an imprint of Simon & Schuster

Art: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1pMGI_vDbehkFgn1UqhlmLwPm7_NnBQ-v/view?usp=sharingv

Book 1: Pumpkin Circle by George Levenson; illustrated by Shmuel Thaler
Presented with permission by Penguin Random House
Book 2: Stumpkin by Lucy Ruth Cummins
Presented with permission by Atheneum Books an imprint of Simon & Schuster
Want to read more books about Pumpkins? Check out these recommended books in our collection available for Grab-n-Go pickup.
Runaway Pumpkins by Teresa Bateman
Pumpkin Trouble by Jan Thomas
From Seed to Pumpkin by Wendy Pfeffer

Want to read more books about Pumpkins? Check out these recommended books in our collection available for Grab-n-Go pickup.
Runaway Pumpkins by Teresa Bateman
Pumpkin Trouble by Jan Thomas
From Seed to Pumpkin by Wendy Pfeffer

https://youtu.be/YeUuhbWJueo

Pumpkins, Pumpkins Everywhere! Join us as we sing and read all about Pumpkins!
Book 1: Pumpkin Circle by George Levenson; illustrated by Shmuel Thaler
Presented with permission by Penguin Random House
Book 2: Stumpkin by Lucy Ruth Cummins
Presented with permission by Atheneum Books an imprint of Simon & Schuster

Art: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1pMGI_vDbehkFgn1UqhlmLwPm7_NnBQ-v/view?usp=sharingv

Book 1: Pumpkin Circle by George Levenson; illustrated by Shmuel Thaler
Presented with permission by Penguin Random House
Book 2: Stumpkin by Lucy Ruth Cummins
Presented with permission by Atheneum Books an imprint of Simon & Schuster
Want to read more books about Pumpkins? Check out these recommended books in our collection available for Grab-n-Go pickup.
Runaway Pumpkins by Teresa Bateman
Pumpkin Trouble by Jan Thomas
From Seed to Pumpkin by Wendy Pfeffer

Want to read more books about Pumpkins? Check out these recommended books in our collection available for Grab-n-Go pickup.
Runaway Pumpkins by Teresa Bateman
Pumpkin Trouble by Jan Thomas
From Seed to Pumpkin by Wendy Pfeffer

https://youtu.be/YeUuhbWJueo

Trick or Treat Carnival!Celebrate Halloween in Norfolk at the Slover Library and the Selden Market on October 30th, 2021...
10/20/2021

Trick or Treat Carnival!
Celebrate Halloween in Norfolk at the Slover Library and the Selden Market on October 30th, 2021 from 12-4 pm.
Register here if you want to participate in the costume contest!
https://bit.ly/HalloweenCarnival2021

Trick or Treat Carnival!
Celebrate Halloween in Norfolk at the Slover Library and the Selden Market on October 30th, 2021 from 12-4 pm.
Register here if you want to participate in the costume contest!
https://bit.ly/HalloweenCarnival2021

Art Attack | Polymer Clay Sloth NecklaceJoin Ms. Carly in Art Attack as she creates a clay sloth necklace.https://youtu....
10/20/2021

Art Attack | Polymer Clay Sloth Necklace
Join Ms. Carly in Art Attack as she creates a clay sloth necklace.
https://youtu.be/LjnJ1B5u2cU

Art Attack | Polymer Clay Sloth Necklace
Join Ms. Carly in Art Attack as she creates a clay sloth necklace.
https://youtu.be/LjnJ1B5u2cU

October 20, 4 - 5:00 PM  |  School AgeJoin us online for an interactive discussion of the 1st book in the Nocturnals chi...
10/18/2021

October 20, 4 - 5:00 PM | School Age
Join us online for an interactive discussion of the 1st book in the Nocturnals children’s book series entitled, The Mysterious Abductions.
About this event
We will be discussing the book live and participating in fun virtual activities. The author of this incredible series, Tracey Hecht, will be our special guest at the last meeting on October 27.

Register through Eventbrite at
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kids-corner-book-club-tickets-167754796111

October 20, 4 - 5:00 PM | School Age
Join us online for an interactive discussion of the 1st book in the Nocturnals children’s book series entitled, The Mysterious Abductions.
About this event
We will be discussing the book live and participating in fun virtual activities. The author of this incredible series, Tracey Hecht, will be our special guest at the last meeting on October 27.

Register through Eventbrite at
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kids-corner-book-club-tickets-167754796111

Learn about drawing portraits with Ms. Sarah in Kung Fu Art: Figure Drawing Part 3
10/18/2021

Learn about drawing portraits with Ms. Sarah in Kung Fu Art: Figure Drawing Part 3

Learn about drawing portraits with Ms. Sarah in Kung Fu Art: Figure Drawing Part 3

Slover K-Pop Dance | How You Like ThatDo you like to dance to K-Pop? Want to learn the choreography and dance with your ...
10/16/2021

Slover K-Pop Dance | How You Like That

Do you like to dance to K-Pop?
Want to learn the choreography and dance with your friends? We have the perfect program for you!
Learn K-Pop Dance moves by practicing with Joél Casanova creator and founder of BeatHunter Dance. Watch the video, practice your moves, and join Joél for a live virtual dance session.
Hosted by Slover Library.
About the Instructor:
Joél Casanova was born in Chicago, IL and raised in Dallas, TX. He started dancing HipHop at age 11 and for the next 5 years danced on competition teams. By the age of 16, he was choreographing professionally. Joél moved to Virginia Beach at age 18, where he taught in multiple studios across Hampton Roads while pursuing a BA in Journalism. He created BeatHunter Dance at age 20. Since then, his career as an instructor has grown including teaching STEM through dance, freelance competition choreography, dance intensives, and theatre camps. Joél Casanova has a deep passion for instruction and showing everyone he meets a new way to look at dance.
Learn more about Joél Casanova at beathunterdance.com

Slover K-Pop Dance | How You Like That

Do you like to dance to K-Pop?
Want to learn the choreography and dance with your friends? We have the perfect program for you!
Learn K-Pop Dance moves by practicing with Joél Casanova creator and founder of BeatHunter Dance. Watch the video, practice your moves, and join Joél for a live virtual dance session.
Hosted by Slover Library.
About the Instructor:
Joél Casanova was born in Chicago, IL and raised in Dallas, TX. He started dancing HipHop at age 11 and for the next 5 years danced on competition teams. By the age of 16, he was choreographing professionally. Joél moved to Virginia Beach at age 18, where he taught in multiple studios across Hampton Roads while pursuing a BA in Journalism. He created BeatHunter Dance at age 20. Since then, his career as an instructor has grown including teaching STEM through dance, freelance competition choreography, dance intensives, and theatre camps. Joél Casanova has a deep passion for instruction and showing everyone he meets a new way to look at dance.
Learn more about Joél Casanova at beathunterdance.com

Join Ms. Erin in Babygarten and learn about shapes in the Book, "Ghostbusters Book of Shapes", by Jeff Harvey.  Read wit...
10/16/2021

Join Ms. Erin in Babygarten and learn about shapes in the Book, "Ghostbusters Book of Shapes", by Jeff Harvey. Read with permission by Distributor Simon & Schuster.
Craft along with Ms. Erin and make a spider.

Join Ms. Erin in Babygarten and learn about shapes in the Book, "Ghostbusters Book of Shapes", by Jeff Harvey. Read with permission by Distributor Simon & Schuster.
Craft along with Ms. Erin and make a spider.

Opening a new business? Check out the Roy E. Hendrix Business Center on the 3rd floor of Slover Library. Access free too...
10/15/2021

Opening a new business? Check out the Roy E. Hendrix Business Center on the 3rd floor of Slover Library.
Access free tools and templates to develop a business plan and other key documents. Gale Business: Plan Builder makes it easy.

By appointment only - please call 757.431.7473
or email: [email protected]
https://www.sloverlibrary.com/business

Opening a new business? Check out the Roy E. Hendrix Business Center on the 3rd floor of Slover Library.
Access free tools and templates to develop a business plan and other key documents. Gale Business: Plan Builder makes it easy.

By appointment only - please call 757.431.7473
or email: [email protected]
https://www.sloverlibrary.com/business

Celebrate Halloween in Norfolk at the Slover Library and the Selden Market on October 30th, 2021 from 12-4 pm.Register h...
10/14/2021

Celebrate Halloween in Norfolk at the Slover Library and the Selden Market on October 30th, 2021 from 12-4 pm.

Register here if you want to participate in the costume contest!
https://bit.ly/HalloweenCarnival2021

Celebrate Halloween in Norfolk at the Slover Library and the Selden Market on October 30th, 2021 from 12-4 pm.

Register here if you want to participate in the costume contest!
https://bit.ly/HalloweenCarnival2021

Art Attack | Mad Hatter with Ms. CarlyIn celebration of Mad Hatter Day on 10/6 and inspired by Lewis Carroll's Alice's A...
10/13/2021

Art Attack | Mad Hatter with Ms. Carly
In celebration of Mad Hatter Day on 10/6 and inspired by Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, we are making top hat fascinators.

Template Artwork below:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1O5vVw1YkQQr1AOVsS2KhRbifoRicISCq/view?usp=sharing

Art Attack | Mad Hatter with Ms. Carly
In celebration of Mad Hatter Day on 10/6 and inspired by Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, we are making top hat fascinators.

Template Artwork below:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1O5vVw1YkQQr1AOVsS2KhRbifoRicISCq/view?usp=sharing

Join us for a fun-filled activity of pumpkin painting.October 23, 11 - 12:30 PMListen to a fall themed story and have fu...
10/12/2021

Join us for a fun-filled activity of pumpkin painting.
October 23, 11 - 12:30 PM
Listen to a fall themed story and have fun decorating and painting your own pumpkin.
Register at Eventbrite:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pumpkin-painting-fun-tickets-169641790161

Join us for a fun-filled activity of pumpkin painting.
October 23, 11 - 12:30 PM
Listen to a fall themed story and have fun decorating and painting your own pumpkin.
Register at Eventbrite:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pumpkin-painting-fun-tickets-169641790161

Slover Storytime with Ms. Debbie | Falling LeavesAutumn is here! Join us as we sing and read about the falling leaves.Bo...
10/12/2021

Slover Storytime with Ms. Debbie | Falling Leaves

Autumn is here! Join us as we sing and read about the falling leaves.

Book 1: Mouse’s First Fall by Lauren Thompson; illustrated by Buket Erdogan
Presented with permission by Simon & Schuster for Young Readers
https://www.simonandschuster.com/p/online-read-aloud-guidelines?fbclid=IwAR1obl5CJDmmPnzcdIlBuA0QcZtIXpGToQEXTgb3o5UDbi9r6is9SwoVcPI

Book 2: Fletcher and the Falling Leaves by Julia Rawlinson, illustrated by Tiphanie Beeke
Presented with permission by Harper Collins Publishing
https://d15fwz9jg1iq5f.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2021/04/14192834/Online-Reading-HC-Childrens-Policy-Update-April2021.pdf
Want to read more books about the Leaves? Check out these recommended books in our collection available for Grab-n-Go pickup.
Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf by Lois Ehlert
My Leaf Book by Monica Wellington
By the Light of the Harvest Moon by Harriet Ziefert; illustrated by Mark Jones

Follow along artwork attached here:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/10jQzBIfzaFSKG5NvocJ0x8WUDRMxGXP8/view?usp=sharing

Slover Storytime with Ms. Debbie | Falling Leaves

Autumn is here! Join us as we sing and read about the falling leaves.

Book 1: Mouse’s First Fall by Lauren Thompson; illustrated by Buket Erdogan
Presented with permission by Simon & Schuster for Young Readers
https://www.simonandschuster.com/p/online-read-aloud-guidelines?fbclid=IwAR1obl5CJDmmPnzcdIlBuA0QcZtIXpGToQEXTgb3o5UDbi9r6is9SwoVcPI

Book 2: Fletcher and the Falling Leaves by Julia Rawlinson, illustrated by Tiphanie Beeke
Presented with permission by Harper Collins Publishing
https://d15fwz9jg1iq5f.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2021/04/14192834/Online-Reading-HC-Childrens-Policy-Update-April2021.pdf
Want to read more books about the Leaves? Check out these recommended books in our collection available for Grab-n-Go pickup.
Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf by Lois Ehlert
My Leaf Book by Monica Wellington
By the Light of the Harvest Moon by Harriet Ziefert; illustrated by Mark Jones

Follow along artwork attached here:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/10jQzBIfzaFSKG5NvocJ0x8WUDRMxGXP8/view?usp=sharing

October 13, 4 - 5:00 PM  |  School AgeJoin us online for an interactive discussion of the 1st book in the Nocturnals chi...
10/11/2021

October 13, 4 - 5:00 PM | School Age
Join us online for an interactive discussion of the 1st book in the Nocturnals children’s book series entitled, The Mysterious Abductions.
About this event
We will be discussing the book live and participating in fun virtual activities. The author of this incredible series, Tracey Hecht, will be our special guest at the last meeting on October 27.

Register through Eventbrite at
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kids-corner-book-club-tickets-167754796111

October 13, 4 - 5:00 PM | School Age
Join us online for an interactive discussion of the 1st book in the Nocturnals children’s book series entitled, The Mysterious Abductions.
About this event
We will be discussing the book live and participating in fun virtual activities. The author of this incredible series, Tracey Hecht, will be our special guest at the last meeting on October 27.

Register through Eventbrite at
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kids-corner-book-club-tickets-167754796111

Learn about form and connection in skeletal drawing with Ms. Sarah in Kung Fu Art.
10/11/2021

Learn about form and connection in skeletal drawing with Ms. Sarah in Kung Fu Art.

Learn about form and connection in skeletal drawing with Ms. Sarah in Kung Fu Art.

Join us for an exciting storytime at the Weyanoke Bird and Wildlife Sanctuary
10/05/2021
Storytime on the Trail

Join us for an exciting storytime at the Weyanoke Bird and Wildlife Sanctuary

Join us for an exciting storytime at the Weyanoke Bird and Wildlife Sanctuary.

Check out our business tools in the new Roy E. Hendrix Business Center on the 3rd floor of Slover Library. Access free t...
10/05/2021

Check out our business tools in the new
Roy E. Hendrix Business Center on the 3rd floor of Slover Library.
Access free tools and templates to develop a business plan and other key documents. Gale Business: Plan Builder makes it easy.

By appointment only - please call 757.431.7473
or email: [email protected]
https://www.sloverlibrary.com/business

Check out our business tools in the new
Roy E. Hendrix Business Center on the 3rd floor of Slover Library.
Access free tools and templates to develop a business plan and other key documents. Gale Business: Plan Builder makes it easy.

By appointment only - please call 757.431.7473
or email: [email protected]
https://www.sloverlibrary.com/business

October 13, 4 - 5:00 PM  |  School AgeJoin us online for an interactive discussion of the 1st book in the Nocturnals chi...
10/05/2021

October 13, 4 - 5:00 PM | School Age
Join us online for an interactive discussion of the 1st book in the Nocturnals children’s book series entitled, The Mysterious Abductions.
About this event
We will be discussing the book live and participating in fun virtual activities. The author of this incredible series, Tracey Hecht, will be our special guest at the last meeting on October 27.
Join us every Wednesday in October.

Register through Eventbrite at
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kids-corner-book-club-tickets-167754796111

October 13, 4 - 5:00 PM | School Age
Join us online for an interactive discussion of the 1st book in the Nocturnals children’s book series entitled, The Mysterious Abductions.
About this event
We will be discussing the book live and participating in fun virtual activities. The author of this incredible series, Tracey Hecht, will be our special guest at the last meeting on October 27.
Join us every Wednesday in October.

Register through Eventbrite at
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kids-corner-book-club-tickets-167754796111

Join us for 13 Strategies for a Successful RetirementOct. 28 & Nov.11, 2021For more information and registration go to E...
10/04/2021

Join us for 13 Strategies for a Successful Retirement
Oct. 28 & Nov.11, 2021
For more information and registration go to Eventbrite at bit.ly/13Strategies

Questions concerning the likelihood of outliving one’s retirement assets, complicated tax laws and volatile investment markets may cause many individuals to evaluate one’s ability to retire. Your retirement
plan is the best place to save money, but could be the most heavily taxed asset at death. This 2-part seminar will cover many financial topics, such as:
• How the new tax law known as the SECURE Act may impact you
• Determining how much you need to retire
• Social Security rules & strategies
• Investment strategies to potentially reduce risk
• How to calculate your Retired Minimum Distributions & New Required Beginning Ages
• Creating an income from your retirement savings
• New “Stretch” IRA and Roth IRA tax strategies
• How to minimize the tax burden you pass on to your loved ones
• Proposed Biden administration tax increases and strategies to minimize them

Join us for 13 Strategies for a Successful Retirement
Oct. 28 & Nov.11, 2021
For more information and registration go to Eventbrite at bit.ly/13Strategies

Questions concerning the likelihood of outliving one’s retirement assets, complicated tax laws and volatile investment markets may cause many individuals to evaluate one’s ability to retire. Your retirement
plan is the best place to save money, but could be the most heavily taxed asset at death. This 2-part seminar will cover many financial topics, such as:
• How the new tax law known as the SECURE Act may impact you
• Determining how much you need to retire
• Social Security rules & strategies
• Investment strategies to potentially reduce risk
• How to calculate your Retired Minimum Distributions & New Required Beginning Ages
• Creating an income from your retirement savings
• New “Stretch” IRA and Roth IRA tax strategies
• How to minimize the tax burden you pass on to your loved ones
• Proposed Biden administration tax increases and strategies to minimize them

Join us for a fun-filled activity of pumpkin painting.October 23, 11 - 12:30 PMListen to a fall themed story and have fu...
10/02/2021

Join us for a fun-filled activity of pumpkin painting.
October 23, 11 - 12:30 PM
Listen to a fall themed story and have fun decorating and painting your own pumpkin.
Register at Eventbrite:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pumpkin-painting-fun-tickets-169641790161

Join us for a fun-filled activity of pumpkin painting.
October 23, 11 - 12:30 PM
Listen to a fall themed story and have fun decorating and painting your own pumpkin.
Register at Eventbrite:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pumpkin-painting-fun-tickets-169641790161

Fall into a new story in this week's Babygarten with Ms. Erin!Theme: AutumnBook: 3,2,1 Goodnight Forest Animals by Yo-Yo...
10/02/2021

Fall into a new story in this week's Babygarten with Ms. Erin!
Theme: Autumn
Book: 3,2,1 Goodnight Forest Animals by Yo-Yo Books
Publisher: Simon and Schuster (they extended to Dec. 31 yay!)
https://www.simonandschuster.com/p/online-read-aloud-guidelines
Craft: Stars in the Sky

Fall into a new story in this week's Babygarten with Ms. Erin!
Theme: Autumn
Book: 3,2,1 Goodnight Forest Animals by Yo-Yo Books
Publisher: Simon and Schuster (they extended to Dec. 31 yay!)
https://www.simonandschuster.com/p/online-read-aloud-guidelines
Craft: Stars in the Sky

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I had a great Zoom Art workshop with the Slover Library on Saturday. Thank you, Tanisha McRae, for setting it up! I look forward to meeting you in person in 2021!!! Here's the original collage I created for my friends in Norfolk, VA!!
Hey SloverLibrary i'm glad y'all open back up welcome back from sam
The Social Security Administration has provided a helpful video on scam awareness. Learn more about what to be on the lookout for and how to protect yourself from scams during these challenging times.https://www.facebook.com/WRLibrary/videos/341541180168277/
Calling all High School Poets, Writers and Rappers, share your original work during SlamFest 2020. Friday May 1st at 5pm on Zoom Zoom.us/j/331095619 Sign up https://forms.gle/C9stAJxsuh5Etmyq5
Jessi Dillard Black they have lots of programs!
Hi my name is Maddy Beardsley and I am disabled and I would like to sign up for the adulting 101 fee class in Norfolk VA but I was going to but it says I need a pass but the passes are sold out please advise Slover Library
Great time with all
Slover Library joined forces with MacArthur Center to celebrate 20 years of Norfolk's unique Mermaids! they are calling all Mermaid and Merman fans to dress up in their best "mer" attire to participate in the Mermaid Parade #mermaid20 #visitnorfolk #Slover
PenPal with me is tomorrow! See y’all there
Of all of history’s letters, few words are more endearing than those expressing thanks.