Library

Welcome to the Atsugi Library! Patrons may browse through the library collections and use the computer lab.

 

Book Reservations

Reserve a book online

 

Winter Reading Reflections & 2022 Reading Goals

Earn prizes when you tell a Librarian your favorite book of 2021 and set a reading goal for 2022. 

 

 

January Library Activities

Story Time (Cancelled during current PHE)

Every Thursday | 10:30 a.m.

 

Crafty Coffee Wednesdays (Cancelled during current PHE)

Every Wednesday | 11 a.m.

 

After School Clubs

We will be holding our After School Clubs on a limited basis. We will offer multiple sessions to limit the size of each class and at this time only children 5 years and above are eligible to attend.
 

 

Lego Club

Experience a new lego adventure brick by brick!  

Lego Club: No School Edition - Fri, Jan 14

  • Session 1: 1030-1130
  • Session 2: 1145-1245
  • Session 3: 1300-1400
  • Session 4: 1600-1700

Please reserve your spot by sending us an email (M-AT-MWR-Library@fe.navy.mil) with the following information:

  • Your child’s name, age, and top 3 sessions (in order of preference)
  • Let us know if event photos of your child are permissible

Spots will be assigned on a first come, first served basis and to make this as fair as possible no email sent before 1000 12 January will be accepted.

Thank you for your patience with these shifting schedules. We are trying our best to support our patrons and follow the directions we have received. If you have any questions please reach out to us.


We will host Lego Club on the 25 January 2022. Stand by for further instructions on how to sign up for those sessions.

 

Science Club

Explore our wild, gross, and wonderful world. Tue, Feb 8 | 2 p.m. 

 

Culture Club 

The world is full of interesting countries and new cultures. Join us each month for an introduction to a new country with craft and games. Tue, Jan 18 | 2 p.m.

 

Culture Classes

 

Chigiri-e

Uses scraps of torn handmade washi paper to create images that look like water colors paintings. The technique dates from the 8th century and frequently accompanied calligraphy. Thu, Feb 10 & 24 | 11:30 a.m.

 

Oshi-e 

This is the art of embossed cloth pictures, traditionally made with scraps of kimono silk.  Fri, Feb 18 | 10:00 a.m.

 

Ikebana 

Ikebana is the art of Japanese flower arranging. Ikebana is counted as one of the three classical Japanese arts of refinement. It reached its first zenith in the 16th century and is still practiced widely around the country. Mon, Feb 14 | 10:30 a.m.

 

Sado

Sado (or chado) is the traditional and artistic presentation of the traditional tea ceremony. This class will focus on the significance of the tea ceremony, and prepare the student to enjoy and understand the ceremony off base. $10 per person. Mon, Feb 7 | 11:00 a.m. & 4:30 p.m.

 

Account & Check-Out

With our new Bibliovation system we can create linked accounts for every family member who has a military ID. Your ID will be your library card going forward. Stop by the library to update or open your account!

 

Borrowing Periods & Limits

You can now borrow 2 video games, 10 DVDs or Blurays, and 100 books, audiobooks and music cds. All material checks out for 21 days and may be renewed 3 times if no one else has reserved it.

 

Reserving a Room at the Library

We are happy to let you reserve and use our multi-purpose rooms. Please stop by the library to reserve one as they are on a first come, first serve basis.