Richmond County Public Library at RCC Announces Summer Programs

Richmond County Public Library at the Rappahannock Community College (RCC) Warsaw campus has announced its Summer programs schedule for children and teens. Although sign-up for Summer Reading and most programs will be held at the RCC Warsaw campus, Tuesday programs in July, featuring guest performers, will be held at the Richmond County Elementary/Middle School Gym, which the Richmond County Schools have generously provided to accommodate the large audiences these programs usually attract. All programs are free, and the general public is invited.

Children’s Programs

Children’s Summer Reading Kick-Off Event:
Saturday, June 23
Uncle Ty-Rone (Children’s Ventriloquist and Puppeteer)
11 a.m. at the RCC Warsaw Campus Lecture Hall
12 p.m. RCC – Warsaw Student Lounge – Hot Dog Lunch, Summer Reading Sign-up, Craft Table and every child who signs up gets a free Scholastic Book.

July

Summer Reading Program Performers for children at the Richmond County Elementary/Middle School Gym (361 Walnut Street Warsaw, VA 22572)
Tuesday, July 10 at 11 a.m.- Rock Star Magic of Chris and Neal (Amazing Magic Tricks)
Tuesday, July 17 at 11 a.m.- Nicolo Whimsey Show (Juggling and Story Telling)
Tuesday, July 24 at 11 a.m. – Bright Star Theatre (Alice in Wonderland)
Tuesday, July 31 at 11 a.m. – Leonardo Music (Music & Fun for all Ages)

August

Children’s Summer Reading Finale Party (By Golden Ticket Invitation Only – Children must have completed a Summer Reading Game Board)
Saturday, August 11 at 11 a.m.
RCC Warsaw Campus – Outside
Outside Games, Pizza Party, Summer Reading Award Certificate Presentation and Drawing for 2 Tickets to Luray Cavern for children who have completed at – least one game board.

Tweens and Teens Programs

Tweens and Teens Summer Reading Kick 0ff
Saturday, June 30 at 11 a.m.
RCC Warsaw Campus Outside
Pizza Party, Outside Games, Scholastic book for every Tween and Teen who sign up for Summer Reading and craft tables.

July Tweens and Teens Programs at RCC Warsaw Campus Library

Thursday, July 5 at 11 a.m.- Making Summer Journals and Decorating (Meet in the Library)
Thursday, July 12 at 11 a.m. – Fun with the Escape Room (in Library Media Room)
Thursday, July 19 at 11 a.m. – Tye Dye Fun (Outside RCC Warsaw Campus)
Thursday, July 26 at 11 a.m. – Finale Tween and Teen Summer Reading Party- RCC Warsaw Campus Student Lounge (Presentation of Summer Reading Certificate, Ice Cream Creation Station, Hot Dog Lunch and a drawing for two tickets to the Essex Movie Theatre.

Questions about these programs should be addressed to Ruth Lynn at the RCC/Richmond County Public Library at 804-333-6713 or rlynn@rappahannock.edu.