Dearest Winter


Dearest Winter, We hate you. You have overstayed your visit and you smell like fish. We have done puzzles, played cards, watched movies, built armies of snowmen, sledded countless hills and been in two mad rushes at the supermarket where we all seem to be looking for milk and bread though half of us are […]

RVA Polar Plunge

Come chill with us at the RVA Polar Plunge® Winter Fest, Feb. 28 in Richmond at Westhampton Field, 901 Maple Avenue (near Libbie/Patterson). This year, in addition to a fantastic list of incentive prizes, we’re offering custom bow ties, too!

Winter Picnic

Have a winter picnic inside the library and have fun with winter-themed stories, refreshments, and ice fishing. Please register online.

Winter Crafts and Fun!

The Northside Teen Advisory Board hosts crafts and activities for children!

Make-for-Mom Kid’s Class- All Fired Up

Drop off the kids for our kids class where each child will be making his or her own unique ceramic frames that would be the perfect gift for moms, aunts, grandmas, or any special women in our lives. Call to sign up for this class for the all inclusive cost of $25.

Snowman Chip n’ Dip Platter- All Fired Up

All Fired Up Dec 11 6-8pm: Paint your very own snowman chip ’n’ dip platter which will be a festive addition to your winter decor.

The Internet Cheers Me Up

Stargazer Lily

The Northerner in me loves that we got somewhat of a real winter in Richmond, but now it’s spring and even I’m ready for sun and flowers and no mittens. But the weather doesn’t care what I want and I can’t afford to fly us all to St. Thomas so I decided we needed to […]

You’ve Never Seen a Gingerbread House Like This!


What do you get when the talented folks at Great Wolf Lodge get their hands on 600 pounds of gingerbread dough? A cottage fit to dine in. Great Wolf Lodge has teamed up with candy maker Just Born to create a gingerbread house to put all others to shame!! Over 5,000 candies decorate the life-sized […]