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13 Nights of Scary Stories with Virginia Beach Public Library! {WATCH}

13 Nights of Scary Stories with Virginia Beach Public Library! {WATCH}

Watch 13 Night of Scary Stories with the Virginia Beach Public Library.👻 From Monday, Oct. 19 to Halloween night, VBPL will share terrifying tales from “Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell.” 😱Warning: these stories are not for the faint of heart. Videos will be posted nightly on VBPL’s YouTube channel: www.youtube.com/VBPLibrary 📚The book is available…Read More

What is the ‘Thankful Pumpkin’? And How Can You Make One with Your Family? {WATCH}

What is the ‘Thankful Pumpkin’? And How Can You Make One with Your Family? {WATCH}

A new trend this year in pumpkin decorating is the “Thankful Pumpkin.” On Friday we talked about what we were thankful for and wrote it on a pumpkin! Even working with Learn@Home students, we all are thankful for so many similar things! @Harriett_Todd #thankful #writeanywhere pic.twitter.com/uJHZM4swMQ — Mrs.Elliotts Kindies (@KindiesMrs) October 14, 2020 According to…Read More

Nextdoor’s Treat Map Has New Features To Celebrate Halloween Amid Pandemic

Nextdoor’s Treat Map Has New Features To Celebrate Halloween Amid Pandemic

The app Nextdoor is offering new features for families looking to celebrate Halloween safely amid the pandemic. In years past, The Treat Map has shown homes that pass out candy in your neighborhood. This year, the company is including homes displaying Halloween decorations, so you can drive by to look at the spooky decor. The maps…Read More

20 Ways to Celebrate Halloween at Home This Year

20 Ways to Celebrate Halloween at Home This Year

Halloween may look different this year with some families opting not to trick-or-treat.  Whether you choose to stay home or just want to have a little extra fun throughout the month, here are 20 ideas for how you can celebrate Halloween at home. Make Halloween cookies Have a Zoom costume parade Organize a trunk or…Read More

Norfolk Public Library Offers Ghoulishly Fun Virtual Halloween Programs

Norfolk Public Library Offers Ghoulishly Fun Virtual Halloween Programs

NPL offers ghoulishly fun Halloween activities this October. Tune into Facebook to participate with something for everyone! Teens are encouraged to participate in a Selfie contest for TeenTober, and you could win an inflatable chair! TeenTober is a nationwide celebration hosted by libraries every in October that aims to promote the innovative ways teens can…Read More