Fauquier County Animal Shelter, both the two- and four-legged variety, will demonstrate how to love and care for pets during the library’s Pet Care 101 event for rising K-5th grade students.
Pets can be so much fun, but they require a lot of respect, care, and attention. This is a perfect opportunity for children to gain skills needed to care for family, friends’ or neighbors’ pets. Get more details.
Registration for the entire Amazing Tales summer reading program is underway online and at all of the county’s public libraries through Aug. 6.
Friday, June 24, 2011
Thursday, June 23, 2011
Thursday, June 16, 2011
Two very different events are happening at Fauquier libraries this month as part of the free summer reading program Amazing Tales, for children of all ages.
Thursday, June 9, 2011
Teens may enter a drawing to win prizes by writing a book review throughout the eight-week You Are Here, But Books Take You Anywhere program. Don't forget to see all the special events being offered during the program and definitely don't forget to register and track the number of books you read through Aug 12.
Go to the Read and Review form anytime, but drawings will be done at all Fauquier County public libraries each Friday beginning June 17 and continuing through Aug. 5.
Prize Drawing for Book Review EntriesJune 17 -- Blockbuster movie rental and small Warrenton Ledo pizzas
June 24 -- $10 Book Cellar gift certificate and $5 Carousel gift certificate
July 1 -- Fauquier County Fair passes and $5 Carousel gift certificate
July 8 -- $20 Fandango movie passes (compliments of Friends of the Fauquier Library)
July 15 -- 1 free project at Earth, Glaze and Fire; $10 Starbucks gift card; and $5 Book Cellar gift certificate
July 22 -- 3 free games at Broadview Lanes Bowling Alley (shoe rental extra); 3 free Chick-Fil-A sandwiches; and 3 free Great Harvest cookies
July 29 -- $20 Panera gift card
Aug. 5 -- $10 Five Guys gift card; admission for 4 to Rollerworks Skating Center (skate rental extra); and 4 free Dairy Queen cones
Wednesday, June 8, 2011
These free events and many more are part of the You are Here: But Books Take You Anywhere series presented at all Fauquier County public libraries starting June 11 and continuing through Aug. 6. Register now and don't miss any of the fun.
Tuesday, June 7, 2011
We the People collection of books and other items for children, teens, and adults donated by the National Endowment for the Humanities in cooperation with the American Library Association.The lecture is part of a series presented to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. It also highlights the library’s