What’s Happening
at Our Library

For more information on any of these programs, visit the library’s or contact your local  branches:

  • Barco: 252-453-8345
  • Corolla: 252-453-0496
  • Moyock: 252-435-6419

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Summer 2024
Activities Available at All Libraries – Barco | Corolla | Moyock
Summer Reading Program

Wednesday’s, June 12 – July 31, 2024

  • Children’s Programs
    • Weekly Storytimes (Ages 2-5)
    • Weekly Events (Ages 6-11)
    • ReadSquared Digital Reading Log
  • Teen Program (Ages 12-17) – Road Trip to Adventure Reading Challenge
  • Adult Program (Ages 18+) – Wild Adventure Reading Challenge

Call any branch for additional details.

Genealogy

Genealogy Clinic

Need some help on that stubborn relative that can’t be found? Unsure where to go next in your genealogical journey? Our Genealogy Clinic may be just what the doctor ordered to help you get back on track.

For more information, call Barco at  252-453-8345 or Moyock at 252-435-6419.

Genealogy Kids Kits

Remember to pick up our Genealogy Kid’s Kit! The kit includes:

  • a family history booklet,
  • family tree charts,
  • family member interview questions,
  • a family tradition worksheet,
  • and more.

It’s a great way to encourage children to become their very own future family historians. Bring your completed bingo card back to the library and receive a special surprise!

Genealogy Courses On Demand

Currituck County Libraries offer 6 different Genealogy courses on demand! Hone your genealogy skills at your own pace, at a time that works for you. Each course is a self-paced video, available for individual viewing at the Barco or Moyock Libraries anytime during our normal business hours.

Courses may be taken individually, in any order, or all at once, depending on your needs and level of experience with genealogy research.

For more information, call Barco at 252-453-8345 or Moyock at 252-435-6419.


Activities at Barco Library

For more information, call the Barco Library at 252-453-8345.

Fall Storytime

Registration is required. Please call the Currituck County Public Library, Barco Branch at 252-453-8345

Baby & Me |  Birth – 18 months old

Thursdays – 10:00 a.m. | September 5, 12, 19 & 26
Registration opens Friday, August 16, 2024

Toddler | 18 months  – 3 years old

Tuesdays – 10:00 a.m. | August 27, September 3, 10, 17, & 24, 2024
Registration opens Wednesday, August 14, 2024

Preschool |  3 – 5 years old

Wednesdays – 10:00 a.m. |  August 28, September 4, 11, 18, & 25, 2024
Registration opens Wednesday, August 14, 2024

Children’s Programs

Registration is required. Please call the Currituck County Public Library, Barco Branch at 252-453-8345

Children Summer Book Club | 8 – 11 years old

Thursdays – 2:00 p.m. | July 11, 18, & 25
Registration opens Wednesday, June 5, 2024
Continue discussing When Sea Becomes Sky” by Gillian McDunn

Homeschool Program: Currituck Airport | 6 – 11 years old

Thursday, September 26, 2024 – 2:00 p.m.
Registration opens Monday, September 16, 2024

Family Events For All Ages

Bingo

Wednesdays, July 3 & August 28, 2024 – 3:00 p.m.
Tuesdays, July 30 & August 13, 2024 – 3:00 p.m.

“Bored” Game Afternoon

Thursdays, July 11 & August 15, 2024 – 3:00 p.m.

History of Lighthouses

Thursday, July 18, 2024 – 3:00 p.m.

Grandparents’ Day Craft

Saturday, September 7, 2024 – 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Puzzle Swap

Saturday, September 14, 2024 – 10:00 a.m.

Teen and Adult Programs

Murder Mystery Afternoon  | Ages 14+

Thursday, August 1, 2024 – 2:00 p.m.
Registration is required and opens Monday, July 22, 2024
Please call to register.

DIY Locker Magnets  |  Ages 12–18 years old

Tuesday, August 20, 2024 – 2:00 p.m.

Wine Glass Painting | Ages 18+

Thursday, August 29, 2024 – 3:00 p.m.
Registration is required and opens Monday, August 19, 2024
Please call to register.

Adult Fall Reading Challenge  |  Ages 18+

Tuesday, September 3 – Friday, December 20, 2024

DIY Terrarium  |  Ages 14+

Thursday, September 19, 2024


Activities at Corolla Library

For more information, call the Corolla Library at 252-453-0496.

The Corolla Library branch is a small library serving the Corolla beach residents and visitors.  The library offers books for patrons of all ages as well as DVD’s and audio books on CD.  Computers with internet access, a printer and a fax machine are available.  The space includes a children’s area and meeting rooms.

Library staff are available to answer questions and provide information on services offered through the library.


Activities at Moyock Library

For more information, call the Moyock Library at 252-435-6419.

Fall Storytime

Registration will begin Tuesday, August 13, 2024 call 252-435-6419 for storytime registration details.

Preschool  | 3 – 5 years old

Tuesdays  – 10:00 a.m.|  August 27 – November 19, 2024

Toddler  | 18 months  – 3 years old

Thursdays – 10:00 a.m.  |  August 29 –  November 21, 2024

Children’s Program

Registration is required. Please call the Currituck County Public Library, Barco Branch at 252-453-8345

Stay & Play | Infant – 3 years old

Wednesdays – 9:30 a.m. | July 10 – September 25, 2024
Enjoy an inviting space where you and your child can socialize with others.

Shutterbug Club **NEW** | 8 – 12 years old

Thursdays – 3:00 p.m.
See nature through a different lens with photographer Dan Kehlenbach. Bring a camera if you’re able for this hands-on learning experience!

  • July 18, 2024 |  Wildlife Photography
  • July 25, 2024 |  Marco Photography
  • August 1, 2024  |  Projects

Celebrate National Root Beer Float Day

Tuesday, August 6, 2024 – 3:00 p.m.
Learn the history of root beer floats, and create your own tasty treat to enjoy on a hot summer day!

National Pet Rock Day

Tuesday, September 3, 2024  |  3:00 p.m.
Adopt a special rock and giving it the love and care it deserves – create your own unique pets!.

Homeschool Programs  |  6 – 11 years old

Fall Equinox

Wednesday, September 25, 2024 – 2:00 p.m.
Learn about Fall Equinox customs from around the world.

Teen Programs  |  12 – 17 years old

Taiwanese Culture

 Wednesday,  July 17, 2024 – 3:00 p.m.
Learn about Taiwanese culture while tasting Boba tea with Mrs. Holly from Waterfall Blossom Café.
Registration is required and begins Tuesday, July 2, 2024.

Shrinky Dinks

Thursday, August 22, 2024 – 4:30 p.m.
Make some fun shrinky dinks and enjoy a snack.

Learn Botany

Thursday, September 5, 2024 – 2:00 p.m.
Teen homeschoolers will learn about botany before building a plant using Legos.

All Ages

Birds of Prey

Saturday, September 28, 2024 – 2:00 p.m.
Learn about birds of prey with Donna from Nature’s Nanny Wildlife Rehabilitation. Meet several rescued birds. We will also be collecting donations of: paper towels, Clorox wipes, Dawn dish detergent, and Tide pods.

Adult Programs  |  Ages 18+
Moyock Book Club

Friday, July 19, 2024 – 2:00 p.m.
“Malibu Rising” by Taylor Jenkins Reid.

Friday, August 16, 2024 – 2:00 p.m.
“The Island of Sea Women” by Lisa See.

Saturday, September 28, 2024 – 10:00 a.m.
“Nobody Will Tell You This But Me”  by Bess Kalb

Paint Ceramics

Wednesday, July 24, 2024 – 2:00 p.m.
Paint a fun beach-themed ceramic while supplies last.

Photography Club

Thursday, August 15, 2024 -3:00 p.m.
Do you enjoy meeting new people, exploring places, and photography? Join our club! We meet monthly to discuss a variety of topics and go on fun adventures together. Please call for more information; no experience or equipment required.

Photography Class

Tuesday, August 20, 2024 – 3:00 p.m.
Learn about the history of photography and colorize photographs with Dan Kehlenbach

Create Photo Frames

Thursday, August 29, 2024 – 3:00 p.m.
C
reate photo frame art using sea glass and your imagination!
Available while supplies last.

BBQ Tips and Tricks

Saturday, September 14, 2024 – 2:00 p.m.
Taste BBQ while learning tips and tricks about BBQ with owner and Pitmaster Bob Roberts from Redwood Smoke Shack.
Registration required and will begin Monday, September 2, 2024
.

Pumpkin Craft

Tuesday, September 17, 2024 – 3:00 p.m.
Create a fun pumpkin craft using yarn.
Available while supplies last.

Portrait Photography

Thursday, September 19, 2024 – 3:00 p.m.
Discover the art of portrait photography with Ms. Abigail.

Venezuela Culture

Tuesday, September 24, 2024 – 2:00 p.m.
Explore a different culture by making and tasting Venezuelan arepas with Raegan from the Global Alliance Club.
Registration is required and begins Tuesday, September 10, 2024.