Central Library will be closed for renovation Friday, April 7 – Saturday, April 8. For services, please visit one of our other locations.


Help kids grow with fun activities, educational programs and community resources.

New Storytimes!

Register your little reader for baby, toddler, or preschool storytimes.

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Spring Art Show

Enjoy the visual art show created by students from the Chesapeake Public Schools.

Crab wearing pirate hat.

Tea Under the Sea

Arrrrre you ready? Pirates, merfolk & landlubbers arrrrre invited to enjoy songs, activities & sea-worthy snacks. Purchase tickets online from the Chesapeake Public Library Foundation.


Jump into the world of art and join us for a class that will focus on different types of artists, concepts, and creativity.

National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

Join us as we celebrate National Development Disabilities Awareness Month with special programs and events, including informational sessions on autism, classes on learning basic sign language, family bingo night, and more!


Stream independent films, documentaries, kids' shows and the Great Courses.

Enjoy up to five play credits each month.

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