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Posted on: August 7, 2017

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Monday, January 13

Get Creative! Pointillism Art for Beginners

Let’s get to point, come and make pointillism art at the Library! Pointillism is a painting technique where small dots of color are applied in patters to form an image. Supplies and a template will be provided. This program is scheduled for Monday, January 13th from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Morgan Memorial Library, 443 West Washington Street. Recommended for ages 16 and up. Registration is required. For more information and to register for this event, visit: https://suffolkpubliclibrary.libcal.com/event/6033606

 

Tuesday, January 14

It Figures: Figure Drawing at the Library

Grab your art supplies and join us at the North Suffolk Library, 2000 Bennetts Creek Park Road, from 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. We will have a live model for a clothed figure drawing session! Artists will warm up with a series of one to two-minute gesture drawings, then a few longer 20 minute sessions with short breaks in between. Program is for ages 18 and up and registration is required. Visit https://suffolkpubliclibrary.libcal.com/event/5919398

 

Wednesday, January 15

Afternoon Conversations: Glebe Church

Senior Warden Steve Turner will be talking about Glebe Church and its role in history and in our community. Constructed in 1737, this historic Episcopal Church in our local Driver community has had a special place in the history of Southside Virginia. Join the Suffolk Public Library and the Nansemond Suffolk Historical Society for this program at the Phillips-Dawson House, 137 Bank Street, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, call 757.514.7323.


Thursday, January 16

Road to IconiCon: Cosplay Workshop

Ready to level up your cosplaying skills? Come learn some tips and tricks from seasoned cosplayers! Join us at the North Suffolk Library, 2000 Bennetts Creek Park Road, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Cosplaying experts will share advice you can use as you prep your outfit for IconiCon 2020! Sewing machines are available. For more information and to register for this event, visit: https://suffolkpubliclibrary.libcal.com/event/5881606

 

Friday, January 17 and Monday, January 20

Suffolk City Offices Closed – Lee-Jackson Day and Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holidays

 In observance of the Lee-Jackson Day and the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holidays, Suffolk City offices will be closed Friday, January 17th and Monday, January 20, 2020. Normal operations will resume Tuesday, January 21, 2020, at 8:30 a.m. The City observes all state-designated holidays. Lee-Jackson Day and Martin Luther King, Jr. Day are considered holidays for the Commonwealth of Virginia and all State offices are closed on these days. There will be no changes to the refuse collection schedule for Friday, January 17th. TFC Recycling will also conduct their normal recycling collection routes on Friday, January 17th. The Suffolk Public Works Department reminds you that trash must be placed at curbside no later than 7 a.m. on the day of collection. For more information on refuse collection, please call Public Works at 757-514-7630.


There are more interesting and exciting events happening in the City of Suffolk!

See what Suffolk Parks & Recreation has to offer! Visit www.SuffolkVa.us/parks

For a complete listing of Suffolk Public Library events, visit www.SuffolkPublicLibrary.com

For a complete listing of Suffolk Tourism events, visit www.VisitSuffolkva.com

To view other City events, visit www.SuffolkVa.us/calendar.aspx.

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