Outdoor Events at CCPL

Explore Outdoor Events at CCPL


How Does Our Garden Grow?

Meadowdale Library
June 1-Aug. 15  

Visit Meadowdale Library’s community garden to see what’s in bloom. Garden beds will highlight pollinator friendly flowers, native Virginia species, herbs and vegetables, and explain how plants can encourage mindfulness. Discover new garden activities each month and be inspired by nature. For all ages.

iSpy Nature Walk at Bon Air Library

I Spy Trail

Bon Air Library
June 7-19

Go on an I Spy nature walk! Visit the different outdoor stations and try and find the nature items featured at each station. For all ages.


Patriotic StoryWalk   

Chester Library
June 26-July 17

Enjoy the fresh air and sunny skies while walking and reading “Blue Sky White Stars” written by Sarvinder Naberhaus and illustrated by Kadir Nelson. Walk around the library at your own pace, reading the book page by page, while taking in the poetic tribute to America. 

Grass-BonAirOutdoor Story Time

Bon Air Library
Monday, June 28 10:30-11:15 a.m.

Join us for a story time outdoors at the Bon Air Library. Face masks and social distancing are required. Bring a blanket or towel to sit on. Registration begins June 14

Chalk-LaPradeFamily Chalk Drawing Contest

LaPrade Library
Wednesday, July 14 5-7 p.m.

Add some flare to the LaPrade Library parking lot! Create chalk masterpieces in our parking spaces. Think you’ve created a masterpiece? Enter your parking lot artwork into our contest! Prizes awarded for best designs. Registration begins June 30. Rain date July 21. For families (or small groups that must include children). 

National-meadowdaleNational Night Out

Meadowdale Library
Tuesday, Aug. 3 5-7 p.m.

It’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood! Come out and meet your neighbors and library friends. We’ll have crafts, activities and more. For all ages.